Day: October 16, 2017

Owambe

Felabration 2017 gets climatic end as Femi Kuti, Wizkid, Sauti Sol, others, deliver spectacular performances

The last day of Felabration 2017 will not be forgotten easily for movie lovers and other afrobeat enthusiasts after they were all treated to scintillating performances from music legend, Femi Kuti alongside some of the finest superstars from across the African continent. The night opened in its usual style with upcoming singers taking the stage […]

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My Area

Photos: See the female robbery suspect arrested in Iyana – Ipaja

Earlier today, Monday, October 16, 2017, residents and passerby along Iyana – Ipaja area of Lagos Mainland arrested an unidentified lady for suspected robbery in the neighbourhood. According to a tweet by Alimosho Online, the suspect, and her accomplices were apprehended and beaten to pulp by angry residents who caught them in the act. The […]

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Ambode Administration Owambe

Pictures: The moment Governor Ambode visited Fela Shrine, Ikeja

As part of the plans to round off Felabration 2017 in honour of the 79th posthumous birthday of Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday, Sunday, October 15, 2017, hosted a well attended special Lagos Jump event at the New Afrika Shrine, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland. Ambode, who had earlier in the day […]

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My Area Wellbeing

Ejigbo, Shasha, other communities may experience blackout for 5 weeks – See why

Residents of Ejigbo, Oke Afa, Foursquare, Airforce, and Ire Akari communities in Lagos Mainland may experience power blackout for the next five weeks. This is because the management of Power Distribution Company, Ikeja Electric Plc. has announced the commencement of upgrade on Ejigbo and Alimosho transformers servicing the communities. According to the management of the […]

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My Area

Retired police officer, 2 others arrested in Egbeda for impersonation

A 52 year old retired Assistant Superintendent of Police,  Obosa Augustine and one Yakubu  Aiyegba, 39 year old a police sergeant serving at the Oworo Police Division, Lagos Mainland, have been arrested for alleged robbery by police operatives from Shasha Police Station. Punch Metro learnt that Aiyegba and Augustine were arrested alongside a taxi driver […]

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Government

Money problem: Fred Ajudua in court for alleged fraud

Popular Lagos socialite and businessman Fred Ajudua, was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) sometime in 2005 for alleged $1m dollars fraud along with his accomplice Joseph Ochunor. The EFCC in the charge, claimed that Ajudua, and Joseph had sometime in 1993, defrauded a German-based company — Ziad Abu Zalaf of Technical International Ltd […]

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Wellbeing

Self medication is dangerous, read more

As the world recently marked World Arthritis Day as declared by United Nations and World Health Organization (WHO), the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) joined the rest of the world to urge patients to desist from self-medication, saying that self-medication practice is susceptible to damage their health. The Chief Medical Director, LASUTH,  Professor Adewale […]

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My Area

‘Fela hated statues when he was alive’ – daughter says at statue unveiling

Following the unveiling of the ‘Liberation’ statue in honour of late afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo – Kuti by the Lagos State Government earlier today, Sunday, October 15, 2017, the daughter of the late singer, Yeni Kuti has said that the late music act hated statues while alive. Yeni Kuti, a social commentator, made the disclosure […]

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