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Mainland Sports: MFM FC Olatunbosun’s wonder-goal makes CNN Goal of the Week

Lagos based side, Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club forward, Sikiru Olatunbosun's wonder goal against reigning Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions, Enugu Rangers has been shortlisted for the CNN Goal of the Week. The attacking midfielder scored the first goal of the match in the 31st minute of

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InsideMainland gets exclusive access into the new Ojota Pedestrian Bridge

It’s official! The suffering is about to come to end for Ogudu-Ojota residents who queue for hours to use the pedestrian bridge on their way to eke out a living. InsideMainland has been reliably informed that the much anticipated second pedestrian bridge will be open to the public in a matter of days. The contractors told InsideMainland, that “the major works on

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Commuters injured in tanker accident at Oke Afa – See Photos

Many have been feared injured in an auto crash that occurred at Oke – Afa, inward Pako roundabout in the Isolo of Lagos today, Tuesday, February 28, 2017. InsideMainland gathered that the accident which occurred around 2:28pm involved a tanker and a tricycle popularly known as ‘Napep’. While InsideMainland cannot independently verify

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Shocking reactions from Mainlanders as new BRT fares take effect March 1, 2017 

Except there are any last minute changes, the new fares for the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and LAGBUS buses takes effect from tomorrow, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. The Managing Director of LAMATA, Engr. Abiodun Dabiri, on Monday, February 13, 2017, announced that there will be a 20 – 50 percent increase

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RRS impounds 2 danfo buses, okada for traffic offences

The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) attached to the Lagos State Police Command have impounded two commercial buses and a motorcycle popularly known as ‘okada’. The danfo buses were held over traffic offences at the popular Ketu bus stop Lagos. The okada on the other hand was impounded at

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Their defection is demoralizing, derailing, and appalling’, Amuwo-Odofin PDP lawmaker lambast colleagues

After the completion of the elections into elective positions in the Lagos State House of Assembly in the year 2015, eight lawmakers emerged under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). At the time, 32 lawmakers were voted for under the All Progressives Congress (APC) which automatically handed majority

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Lagos trains 400 butchers on abattoir management

As part of efforts aimed at ensuring and maintaining a hygienic and conducive environment within abattoirs and the red meat value chain business in Lagos, the State government has trained no fewer than 400 butchers and live cattle dealers drawn from various abattoirs and slaughter slabs in the State on

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Many feared injured in Third Mainland Bridge accident

An auto crash involving a pure water truck and another bus occurred on the usually busy Third Mainland Bridge earlier today. While no lives were lost to the incident, many commuters have been feared injured in the process. According to the LASEMA, paramedics and other rescue officers rushed to the scene

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Fire engulfs Lily Best supermarket around Unilag – See Photos

There was pandemonium around Abule Oja community few meters away from the popular University of Lagos, Unilag, in the early hours of this morning after one of the biggest supermarkets in the area, Lily Best supermarket, was engulfed by fire. InsideMainland gathered that the supermarket caught fire around 6:00am. During the

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