Day: January 16, 2023

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In IGANDO: Victim Recounts Horrid Experience In Kidnappers Den

INSIDEMAINLAND – A woman identified as Sodiq Rukayat has narrated how she escaped from a group of suspected ritual killers, who abducted her alongside her 9-month-old baby for ritual purposes in Lagos. Rukayat was abducted on Tuesday, January 10, 2023, opposite a hospital at Ola Salami Street, Igando in the Igando-Ikotun LCDA of Alimosho LGA. […]

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Lagos Taskforce Nabs Notorious Motorcycle Robber In Ikeja

INSIDEMAINLAND – Officials of the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Enforcement Agency(Task Force), have arrested a motorcyclist, Yusuf Lammeed, as he tried to rob a commuter at Ikeja Along in Lagos. In a statement released on Friday, the Director of Press and Public Affairs of the agency, Gbadeyan Abdulraheem stated that Lammeed was arrested on Friday, […]

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Government

Lagos Reiterates Commitment to Neighborhood Policing

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Neighborhood Safety Agency has revealed that with the support of professional experts, the agency has trained more officers in its enhanced drone project. General Manager of LNSA Dr. Ifalade Oyekan revealed this in a statement on Sunday, during the training’s closing event in Lagos. Oyekan said, “The LNSA has expanded […]

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7days After Unrest, More Miscreants Apprehended In Ojota

INIDEMAINLAND – Members of “Exercise Still Water” recently assigned by the Nigerian Army to hunt down cults plotting to take over Lagos, have arrested 15 suspects at the Ojota area of Lagos Mainland. “Exercise Still Water,” which succeeds Exercise Crocodile Smile is intended to be among other targets in tackling kidnapping, armed robbery, banditry, and […]

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Government My Area

Relief in Sight For Commuters on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday revealed that the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway project’s final mile would be completed in the first quarter of 2023. He disclosed that the only issues delaying the completion of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway were a lack of funds and rising construction material prices. This came as he […]

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Government

Here’s Why Lagos Will Have More Tech Bros in Schools

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Government has promised to provide well-equipped laboratories for students as part of efforts to strengthen the application of technology among youths in the state. In a statement released on Sunday, Mr. Hakeem Fahm, the state Commissioner for science and technology, made the pledge at the celebration of the 2022 World […]

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Quarter by Quarter Unconventional New Year Resolutions for 2023

INSIDEMAINLAND – Dear Friends, Happy New Year! We wish you a rewarding and fulfilling year ahead.  As expected, everyone around the world had ushered 2023 as clean slates yearning to be filled with achievements, milestones, celebrations, memories, and audacious feats.  In the same vein, the year could also come with unplanned certainties, undesirable decisions, and […]

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No Hiding Place as NDLEA Continues Crackdown in Lagos

INSIDEMAINLAND– The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency(NDLEA) during the weekend busted a tramadol cartel and seized millions of opioid pills and bottles worth over N5 billion from a warehouse in the Amuwo Odofin area, Lagos Mainland. Femi Babafemi, the agency’s Director of Media and Advocacy, said in a statement on Sunday that two suspected kingpins […]

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Lagos Shun Residents as Cultists Ravage Surulere

INSIDEMAINLAND– There was tension on Sunday as suspected cultists raided the Ijeshatedo neighborhood of Surulere, Lagos Mainland, and vandalized numerous vehicles. According to reports, the hoodlums were looking for a drug dealer in the neighborhood but did not find him. This enraged them, and they were said to have destroyed vehicles on Ehi and Akewukewe […]

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