Year: 2021

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IN OWORONSHOKI: Many Injured as Bus Plunges into Canal

INSIDEMAINLAND – A commercial bus plunged into a canal at the Oworonshoki area of Lagos on Monday, December 27, 2021, leaving scores of passengers injured. We gathered that many of the passengers were injured in the accident. The bus reportedly lost control before plunging into the canal with an unknown number of passengers. The passengers […]

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Check out the yuletide gift Governor Sanwo-Olu gave Lagosians

In the spirit of the festive season, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu had pleasant surprises to give out to Lagosians. The Governor who implored the public to check on their neighbours, share with friends and show love at Christmas, used his official Instagram page to give out cash gifts to Lagosians. Commenting, he said; […]

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Government My Area

Yuletide: LASG approves Free BRT Rides for Mainlanders | See the routes

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved free Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) rides for Lagosians on Christmas and New Year day. This disclosure is contained in a statement issued by the Managing Director of Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA), Mrs Abimbola Akinajo. Akinajo said that Lagosians would be offered free BRT […]

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#DukeOfSomolu – Can I Marry My Daughter?

INSIDEMAINLAND – I have three daughters and they are extremely beautiful and intelligent. They all want to be medical doctors and also have French names. Chantal is the first. Extremely beautiful and bold. They say she is the closest to me and doesn’t fear me. She is presently in the UK pursuing a pre-med program. […]

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IN BADAGRY: 3 Dead, 17 Rescued in Boat Mishap

Three people drowned while 17 others were rescued by Marine Police when a commercial boat capsized on Badagry waterways on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 A Police source told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the boat took off from Liverpool in Lagos but capsized at Imoba near Ajido on Badagry waterways after it developed […]

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#EndSars: Court Orders Release of Detained Foreigner

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Magistrate Court in the Ogba, Lagos Mainland, has ordered the release of Beninese resident in Nigeria, Robert Kpanou from Kirikiri prison where he had been kept in detention for the past 14 months. Kpanou was detained in the correctional facility for over a year having been accused of joining Nigerians at the […]

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This is What Pastor Kumuyi Thinks About the COVID-19 Pandemic

INSIDEMAINLAND – The General Superintendent of Deeper Christian Life Bible Church, Pastor Kumuyi has declared the COVID-19 pandemic ravaging the world is real, as he called on all Nigerians to be wary of the deadly disease. Pastor Kumuyi made the statement at the church’s global crusade titled: ‘Great Miracle Explosion’ at the Deeper Life International […]

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Breaking

Powerline Explosion Rocks Lagos

INSIDEMAINLAND – A petroleum pipeline has exploded in Isale Odo, LASU Road area of Lagos state. INSIDEMAINLAND gathered that the explosion was a result of the collapse of some 330Kv line high tension poles at Powerline bus stop along LASU/Isheri Road, in Lagos. Speaking on the incident, the Southwest Coordinator of National Emergency Management Agency, […]

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Government

DowenCollege: Court Grants Suspected Killers Of Sylvester Oromoni Bail

INSIDEMAINLAND – A Chief Magistrates’ court in Yaba, Lagos Mainland, has granted bail to five students of Dowen College following a homicide charge made against them by the Police. Following the alleged murder of their schoolmate Sylvester Oromoni, the police charged the minors and on December 9, 2021, the five suspects were remanded in a […]

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Christmas Cheers in Lagos as LASG Build Christmas Trees From Recycled Items

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos Waste Management Authority has collaborated with the Lagos State Park and Gardens Agency (LASPARK) to build eco-friendly Christmas trees from pet bottles and old tyres. The trees were created by the Foundation for a Better Environment on behalf of the two state agencies. Commenting on the development, the Managing Director and […]

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