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Ikorodu Federal lawmaker celebrates one year of fight against hunger

In celebration of the World Food Day, the lawmaker representing the Ikorodu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Babajimi Benson marked the one year of uninterrupted monthly distribution of Apo Aanu (Mercy Bags) to the elderly, widows and vulnerable in Ikorodu Division #iCareFoodBank. The project, ran through the lawmaker’s

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Opinion: Ambode and silent screams from LASPOTECH

By Dele Owolabi In Nigeria, people are internally displaced for many reasons amongst which are: terrorism, militancy, natural disaster, territory conflicts, civil war, etc. Whatever reason that may be responsible for internal displacement, the situations at all settlement camps remain the same. Neglects, malnutrition, mental and physical abuse, vulnerability, diversion of

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police and robbers in gun battle at Asolo

Relief as Police apprehends robbers terrorizing Ijede, Ikorodu communities

Residents of Ikorodu and Ijede can now heave a sigh of relief after the operatives of the Lagos State Police Command arrested ten suspects belonging to a robbery gang terrorizing the areas. According to the Police, the arrests were made on October 8, 2017, at the gang’s hideout at Egbin in

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How LASG plans to tackle traffic congestion in the state

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed at ensuring seamless connectivity within the State. The State Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr Ade Akinsanya, who disclosed this in a

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One confirmed dead, 19 others rescued in Oworonshoki boat accident

One person has been confirmed dead with another 19 persons rescued in the boat mishap which occurred in Oworonshoki end of Third Mainland Bridge area of the State on today, Tuesday, October 10, 2017. According to the Managing Director of the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Mr. Oluwadamilola Emmanuel, who confirmed

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Ikorodu lawmaker, Hon. Agunbiade recounts how he facilitated end to Badoo, ritual killings in the community

In the aftermath of the barbaric killings and how ritualists belonging to the dreaded Badoo gang wreaked havoc in Ikorodu community, the lawmaker representing Ikorodu Constituency I in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade has recounted efforts which led to the end of ritual killings in the

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Man arrested for assaulting officer of Neighbourhood watch

On Wednesday, October 4, 2017, the operatives of Lagos State Environmental Offences Unit (Task Force) arraigned a suspected criminal over assault on an officer of the Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps, LNSC, and his sibling at Fiditi Street, Ilasamaja, Lagos. This was disclosed by the Chairman, LNSC, Olayinka Egbeyemi who revealed that

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Return our Transformer fuse; Aggrieved Agbede – Ikorodu residents cry out to Ikeja Electric

Following two weeks of living in darkness as officials of Ikeja Electric operating in the Ikorodu Area Unit disconnected power supply to Agbede community in Ikorodu area of Lagos Mainland, the aggrieved residents have cried out for help. InsideMainland gathered that Ikeja Electric officials stormed the area weeks ago to disconnect

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