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UPDATE! Court extends Naira Marley’s stay in EFCC custody

Azeez Fashola, better known as Naira Marley has pleaded not guilty to the 11 count charge preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.  After the charges were read to him in the presence of Justice Nicholas Oweibo, he pleaded ‘not guilty’. Justice Oweibo however slated the 30th of May for the hearing

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Sanwo-Olu vows to end Apapa gridlock within 2 months in office

Governor-elect of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has promised to decongest Apapa road of trailers and containers causing heavy traffic within the first 60 days of his administration. Sanwo-Olu made the promise on Saturday, May 18, 2019, during an interactive session with his classmates at the Executive Master of Business Administration class, University of Lagos, 1998/2000

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Painter dragged to court for stealing noodles, spaghetti

A 26-year-old painter, Michael Anifowoshe, on Friday, May 17, 2019, stood before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly stealing five cartons of noodles and five cartons of spaghetti. Anifowose who is being tried for conspiracy and stealing has pleaded not guilty.  The Prosecutor, Inspector Mathew Akhaluode told the court that the defendant committed the offences with

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PHOTOS: Motorists, Okada riders stranded as flood takes over Badagry road

The torrential rainfall witnessed in Lagos has caused more harm than good, particularly for motorists plying the Badagry axis. Photographs made available to InsideMainland showed that Okada riders and motorists were stranded, while trying to wade through a flooded road in Badagry, Lagos Mainland. The situation has, however, caused a traffic logjam for commuters. See more

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Opinion: A rough day on Lagos roads

It was movement crisis yesterday afternoon on Badagry express to Orile enroute Ajah axis. It was unbelievably sluggish as various flashpoints precipitated traffic. It took up to 4hours getting to destination on the Ajah axis. I was late for appointment by 2hours. Coming back was more problematic. From Mobil Unlimited to Falomo ascent took

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