Day: July 19, 2017

My Area

Armed Robbers attack Bureau De Change Office in Surulere, cart away millions of naira

Armed robbers today, Wednesday, July 19, 2017, attacked a Bureau de change office located on Akerele road in Surelere, Lagos state. Luckily no casualty was recorded during the attack. According to the victim who gave his name as Musa Ahmodu, he had gone to a bank on Ogunlana drive to do some transactions and was […]

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My Area

Miscreants unleash terror in Surulere

Lawanson area of Surulere, yesterday July 18 2017, was taken over by street urchins popularly known as “Area boys” numbering about 60. They stormed the area wielding different weapons and attacked residents of Cole, Onadeko and other streets in the area. This incident led to a shutdown of shops within the area and most residents […]

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My Area

UPDATE: Angry mob set two banks ablaze in Apapa after Police officer killed tanker driver

There is apprehension in Apapa, Lagos, after a Mobile Police officer attached to Sterling Bank in Apapa, was alleged to have shot dead a tanker driver. InsideMainland learnt that the tanker driver had indiscriminately parked in front of the bank which led to an argument the between the policeman and the driver. The Police officer […]

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My Area

Shock as Policemen chain suspect to generator over ATM card in Bariga

Three policemen attached to the Bariga Police Division, Lagos State, have been detained for allegedly chaining a suspect to a generator at the station. Although the identities of the erring cops were not disclosed, they were said to be facing orderly room trial for the misconduct. It was learnt that the three policemen arrested the […]

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Breaking

Just In: Mayhem in Apapa as tanker drivers engage Police in heavy fight

Information reaching us at InsideMainland has it that there is currently uneasiness in the Apapa axis of Lagos as a result of a fight which broke out between tanker drivers and Police operatives in the area today, Wednesday, July 19, 2017. As a result of the mayhem, there is currently heavy fighting in the area […]

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Ambode Administration Government My Area

Relief as Ambode approves Ikorodu-Arepo link road

There is good news for residents, motorists and commuters who ply the Konu-Ishawo-Lagos Ibadan Expressway road in Ikorodu West Local Council of Lagos State. This is as a result of the approval given by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode, yesterday, July 18, 2017, after several years of failed government promises to construct the road. […]

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Government Top Stories

55 Days after: Abducted Lagos pupils are fine, says Commissioner of Police

Exactly fifty five days since the abduction of six pupils of the Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, yesterday, July 18, 2017, disclosed that the school kids are in good condition. The Commissioner added that the Police were committed to reuniting the children with their parents. Recall […]

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My Area

Auto Crash: Loaded truck tumbles at Igando – See Photos

An auto crash involving an overloaded truck occurred in Igando area of Lagos state on Tuesday afternoon, July 18, 2017. The accident caused the truck which was carrying gas cylinders to spill its contents on the road. According to the Lagos Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, its Emergency rescue team and other rescue officers visited the […]

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