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Disturbing! 12 teenagers charged with cultism in Mushin

Few days after the arrest of a teenage cultist leader, Afolabi Omotoyosi alongside his accomplices in Mushin, Lagos Mainland, security operatives have charged the minors to court. The suspects were presented at the Ikeja at the Chief Magistrate's Court, yesterday, Thursday, September 21, 2017. Recall that Omotoyosi, a Junior Secondary School

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How hackers defrauded Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker of over N9million

The State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, Panti, Yaba, of the Lagos State Police Command, has arraigned three men before a Federal High Court for allegedly defrauding the Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa, of N9.2 million. The three men, Frank Nwokobia, 27; Ezeoke Kanayochukwu, 25,

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Lagos assures indigent residents of free legal service

Lagos State Government, through the Public Advice Centre (PAC), has advised the indigent residents of Lagos State to take advantage of the free legal service offered by the government for resolution of their legal problems. The Director, Public Advice Centre (PAC), Mrs Tola Akinyemi, gave the advice during a roadshow at

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Ambode launches ‘operation fix potholes,’ to rehabilitate 43 Lagos roads

In efforts to allay the worries of several Mainlanders and other Lagos residents over development of potholes on Lagos roads, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, August 6 2017, directed the emergency rehabilitation of 43 major link roads across the State and a repair of other major highways and arterial roads found

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Ijegun residents decry three months electricity blackout

Residents of Ijegun community in Lagos yesterday, August 2, 2017, staged a protest against plans by the staff of Ikeja Distribution Company to distribute bills despite the refusal of the IKEDC to repair the broken down transformer which has thrown the community into blackout. They alleged that the transformer in the

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Bus conductors in Lagos to wear uniforms with their names written on it

In efforts to promote the “Smart City Initiatives” by the Lagos State Government, the National President of the Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria (BCAN) Comrade Israel Adeshola, has disclosed that starting from today, August 3, 2017, the commercial bus conductors will wear uniforms and name tags for easy identification. According to Adeshola,

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“Cleaner Lagos Initiative” to commence operations in September

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, said that the cleaner Lagos Initiative, CLI, will commence operations in the first week of September. Speaking on the development, Governor Ambode urged the people to remain patient with his administration as the plan which is a holistic and

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Reconstruction of Oshodi-Ikeja Airport Road to commence in September – Ambode

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode today, August 2, 2017,  revealed that the reconstruction of the Oshodi-Ikeja International Airport Road will begin in September 2017. This information was disclosed at the 3rd Quarterly Town Hall Meeting at Badore, Lagos. The Governor said the road would be further expanded into a 10-lane

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Unknown armed men kidnap Ikeja LG clerk, demand N20 million ransom

Report reaching InsideMainland has it that unknown armed men have abducted the Clerk of Ikeja Local Government, Samsudeen Omotayo. It was learnt that the unfortunate incident occurred in the early hours of Wednesday, August 2, 2017, in Imota area of Ikorodu, Lagos, while the LG clerk was on his way

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Badagry residents decry N500m loss to illegal demolition exercise

Affected residents and traders in Morogbo, Badagry area of Lagos state are counting their losses following the recent demolition of houses and shops which happened last week in the area . The residents said the demolition has brought untold hardship upon them and are calling on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to

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