Month: September 2022

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Ikorodu Monarch Speaks On Alleged Drug Burst

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Adeboruwa of Igbogbo Kingdom, Oba Semiudeen Kasali, has complimented personnel of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency for discovering a warehouse in Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland where drugs worth N194 billion were discovered. Kasali said in a statement that it was heartening to know that Nigeria’s military and paramilitary troops were working hard to […]

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Riding on A Train Just Got Better In Lagos

INSIDEMAINLAND – The President-General of the Nigeria Union of Railway Workers, Innocent Ajiji, has disclosed that the installation of online ticket bookings and baggage scanners at the Lagos-Ibadan train station is still in the works. He expressed reservations about the management’s proposal to integrate point of sales into the program. The NURW president said that […]

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Government

LRMT: The Eagles Have Landed

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Government has stated that it has received Talgo Series 8 trains for the state’s Red Line rail project, which it purchased from the United States. This was revealed in a statement released on Tuesday by the state’s Commissioner for information and strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso. According to him, “The two […]

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Lagos Mainland flooding
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Businesses Cripple as Flood Sacks Residents In Okota

INSIDEMAINLAND – Commuters, residents and business owners have lamented the constant struggle with flood on the popular Ibiwoye road in Ago Palace Way Okota and other nearby roads in Oshodi-Isolo Local Council of Lagos Mainland. INSIDEMAINLAND gathered that the heavy downpours and thick drainage systems repair made the flood worse. Several commuters were spotted stranded […]

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2023: Lawmakers Drum Support For Sanwo-Olu

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State House of Assembly Aspirants Forum in the All Progressives Congress (APC) has stated that it will deliver 3 million votes for the party’s presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Adeyinka Odukoya, the forum’s coordinator, said at a news conference in Lagos that the group is also committed […]

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Ikeja High Court jails man for internet fraud
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Court Jails Chieftain over Fake Kidnapping In Magodo

INSIDEMAINLAND – An Ikeja High Court has sentenced Mutiu Ogundare, a dismissed Baale of Shangisha in the Magodo axis, Lagos Mainland to a 15-year prison term on Tuesday for staging his kidnapping. Ogundare was sentenced by Justice Hakeem Oshodi after being found guilty on a two-count charge that included both fake kidnapping and breach of […]

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Why You Shouldn’t be In Abule-Egba For Now

INSIDEMAINLAND – Residents of the Abule Taylor community in Abule Egba, Lagos Mainland have complained about the constant gunshots that occur there around midnight. INSIDEMAINLAND gathered that the hoodlums harassed the residents with their criminal activities. A resident, who identified himself simply as Biggie for security reasons, said he realized he was not the only one […]

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Neighborhood Watch Nabs Notorious Robbers In Mile 12

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Oodua People’s Congress(OPC) detained two men on Monday for reportedly stealing vulcanizing equipment from a business in Mile 12, Kosofe Local Government Area, Lagos Mainland. Chief Security Officer of the Gani Adams-led faction of the OPC, Rotimi Obayemi, disclosed that the suspects admitted to taking the machine when it was discovered with them. […]

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Government

Lagos Records High Sexual Violence Cases

INSIDEMAINLAND – Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency have revealed that 4860 domestic and sexual violence cases have been recorded this year, with 11 women dying from domestic violence incidents in 20 months. The Executive Secretary of the agency, Mrs. Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, disclosed this, yesterday, at a two days training for Police prosecutors, state […]

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IN AMUWO-ODOFIN: LASG Seeks Collaborative efforts On Road Projects

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Government has advised residents of the Amuwo-Odofin community to assist with current construction projects and stop destroying road infrastructures. The request was recently made during a stakeholders’ gathering in Alausa, Lagos Mainland. The state’s Commissioner for physical planning and urban development, Omotayo Bamgbose-Martins declared in a statement issued by the […]

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