Day: February 13, 2018

My Area

Shocking! Man smashes neighbour’s head in Ebute – Meta

A trader, Ugochukwu Chukwuekezie was yesterday, Monday, February 12, 2018, arraigned before a Lagos High Court for alleged manslaughter. Chukwuekezie was docked on a one-count charge of killing his neighbour, Comdavies Okeke,  by banging his head on the wall. The Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions (DDPP) Mrs A. Oshinusi said the defendant committed the offence […]

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JUST IN: UNILAG Convocation suspended indefinitely

The management of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, Akoka, Lagos Mainland, has announced that the forthcoming convocation ceremony of the prestigious institution has been postponed till further notice. Recall that the 2016/2017 Convocation ceremony of the school was earlier scheduled to hold on Thursday, February 22, 2018, at the school premises. While announcing the postponement, […]

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Owambe

Fashion tycoon, Laura Ikeji-Kanu to storm UNILAG tomorrow

Students of the University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos Mainland, should get ready for an exciting moment as fashion entrepreneur, Laura Ikeji-Kanu who recently launched her book, ‘How to make money on Instagram’ in a private ceremony few days ago is set to visit the institution tomorrow, Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Laura who will be talking […]

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My Area

Man removed from a whopping 150 ft deep well in Igando – Photos

A resident of Igando community, Lagos Mainland was rescued from the jaws of death by the officials of the Lagos State Fire Service yesterday, Monday, February 12, 2018, after falling inside the well he was working in. According to the officials of the Lagos State Fire Service, the victim identified as Billiaminu Abdullahi was rescued […]

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Danger in Mushin as petrol tanker suffers brake failure

For the bravery of a petrol tanker driver and the quick intervention of rescue officers of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), some residents of Mushin community, Lagos Mainland would have suffered an irreparable loss yesterday, Monday, February 12, 2018. InsideMainland gathered from the residents that at about 2:00 pm yesterday, a petrol laden […]

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Wealth

INCREDIBLE: Here’s how Ikeja Computer Village makes N540 billion in a year

For onlookers and those on the outside, the popular Ikeja Computer Village is just one other market which has grown over the years into the largest Information and Communication Technology hub in West Africa. However, business owners and persons who trade within and outside the premises of the largest ICT hub in West Africa are […]

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Ambode Administration Government

Ambode, LASG, Lagos Police, best in West & Central Africa

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has been named by Security Watch Africa, organisers of the African Security Summit as the ‘Most Innovative African Leader in Governance in West and Central Africa’. The State Government also bagged a Golden Star Award in recognition of its Exemplary Service in Africa. The awards were presented to the […]

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My Area

IN OSHODI: Motorist stabbed several times by traffic robbers

A Lagos Mainland resident has survived an assault by armed robbers who accosted him at the popular Oshodi end of Lagos Mainland over the weekend. Narrating the incident, Toju Uwatse, cousin of the victim said: “He was attacked on the Oshodi expressway, Lagos Mainland, by robbers who took advantage of the heavy traffic jam caused by […]

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How business woman lost properties to robbers in Ogba

A 25-year-old student, Ayodeji Ogunrinde, who resides in Mushin, Lagos Mainland, has confessed to breaking into a shop and stealing goods worth N680,000 as he was dragged up before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos Mainland on Monday, February 12, 2018. After pleading guilty, the Magistrate, Mrs. Y.O. Ekogbulu, remanded the accused in Kirikiri […]

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Beware! Petty thieves now have a new tactic of operating

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command yesterday, Monday, February 12, 2018, arraigned a barber, Abiodun Adesina, for allegedly cutting the hands of one Ben Benjamin with a knife and dispossessed him of his mobile phone in the process. The accused, a resident of Oke-Ira, Ogba, Lagos Mainland, is standing trial before Magistrate Y.O. […]

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