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Agege LG boss takes Lassa fever campaign to markets

In a bid to continue the sensitization drive about the effects of the deadly Lassa fever, the newly elected chairman of Agege Local Government, Hon. Ganiyu Egunjobi, has commenced the campaign against the disease across three main markets in the LG area. This development is in connection with the efforts to

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Five suspects apprehended for robbing filling station in Egbeda

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have apprehended five suspected armed robbers terrorizing Egbeda community in Lagos. The suspects – Kehinde Jimoh, Ayomide Ibile, Musibau Gbadamosi, Ayodele Ojo and Rasheed Adekunle – were arrested by the operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) around 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday while attempting

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Over 50 electricity transformers vandalised in Oshodi

The Management of Ikeja Electric Distribution Company (IKEDC) has decried the spike in vandalism just as it announced that over 50 transformers were recently vandalised in the Oshodi Business Unit area of the company. The disclosure was made by the Head of Corporate Communications of the of Company, Mr. Felix Ofulue

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It’s no longer business as usual – New Lagos Police chief tells criminals

The new Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Imohimi Edgal, has issued a stern warning to criminals operating in the state saying he would ensure that the residents of the state sleep well. The Police chief made the disclosure during a courtesy visit to the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, at

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Gbagada resident docked over N5.8m bank theft

One Titilayo Adeyemo, who resides at Banjoko Street, Gbagada, Lagos, have been arraigned before a Magistrate Court sitting in Lagos for allegedly defrauded a customer of the bank to the tune of N5.8 million. The suspect, who prior to the hearing works for one of the new generation banks, is facing

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Cult members reportedly attack LASPOTECH students’ hostel

Report has it that some suspected cult members wielding dangerous weapons attacked a students’ hostel which houses students of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH). During the attack, the suspected cult members reportedly caused bodily harm to some of the students. According reports, about four students of the school were injured in

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Paramilitary officer arraigned for motorcycle theft in Oshodi

The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences unit has arrested one Felix Olajide, a paramilitary officer of the Man ‘O’ War group, for allegedly stealing a motorcycle impounded by the enforcement unit. Olajide, who was deployed to the enforcement team of the Task Force was said to have spurned the

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Four arrested as Police uncovers fraud syndicates in Ikeja

The operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) attached to the Lagos State Police Command have arrested four members of two fraud syndicates operating in Ikeja, Maryland, Ojodu-Berger, Agege and Oshodi parts of the metropolis. The members of the syndicates - three male and a female - were arrested in two separate

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Dilapidated Adeyeri Owuyo Street in Ikorodu to be fixed in 21 days

Residents and motorists who ply the decrepit Adeyeri Owuyo Street located few meters away from the popular Haruna bus stop can now heave a sigh of relief as the Ikorodu Local Government has announced the road will be fixed and ready for use in twenty-one days. Speaking on the development, the

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Two suspects apprehended for cable theft in Oshodi

The operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested two men for vandalism of the Ikeja Power Distribution Company (IKEDC) cables at Oshodi area of Lagos State. The suspects, Remi Aina and Mayowa Adedoyin were arrested by the anti-vandal team of the NSCDC. Speaking on the incident, the

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