Home > Oshodi

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

Fake begger who make up to N8,000 per day arrested in Ikorodu

One, Abdullahi Abbas, who specializes in disguising as a beggar to trick residents in Ikorodu was arrested by security operatives yesterday, August 21, 2017. The suspect who disguises as a visually impaired beggar, led by a 12-year-old boy (names withheld) usually begging for alms at First Gate and Odogunyan area of

Read More

Are you one of those who use electricity without paying? Read this

Following the continuous energy theft affecting the electricity industry in Nigeria, recent indications have shown that energy thieves may be risking 21 years jail term if found culpable. The development was announced by the Head of Corporate Communications, Ikeja Electric, Mr. Felix Ofulue, who stressed that efforts to check such stealing

Read More

Man falls off trailer over N5,000 extortion on Oshodi-Apapa Expressway

There was pandemonium yesterday, August 1, 2017, along the usually busy Oshodi-Apapa Express way as hoodlums threatened to burn a trailer alleged to have killed one of them.it was gathered that the empty trailer, with number plates XA 140 DAH, Kogi was heading towards Apapa before he was accosted by

Read More

Like Richard Quest, Google CEO storms Ikeja Computer Village

Months after renowned CNN presenter, Richard Quest visited Lagos Mainland, another influential figure is in the heart of Lagos. This person is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Google Inc., Sundar Pichai who arrived Lagos, yesterday, Thursday, July 27, 2017, as part of the plans of the multinational technology company

Read More

Two confirmed dead as Lagos confirms 27 cases of diarrhea in Surulere, Somolu & Oshodi

Two persons have been confirmed dead in Lagos State following diarrhea outbreak in Lagod State, the government has confirmed. Speaking on the outbreak of the disease, the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris said following the heavy rainfall being experienced in the State recently and the aftermath flooding of some

Read More