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You won’t believe why this Lagos-based lawyer sued Buhari

A Lagos-based human rights lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, has filed a suit against President Muhammadu Buhari over his recent private visit to the UK. In the suit with number FHC/L/CS/763/2019 filed at the Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday, May 10, 2019, Buhari and Abubakar Malami, Attorney-General of the federation are listed as the first and

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DISTURBING! Residents discover four bodies dumped in septic tank

Police officers have recovered four bodies from a septic tank in the Ikorodu community of Lagos Mainland The bodies included those of two Bureau De Change (BDC) operators- Alhaji Yakubu Musa and Alhaji Hassan Umaru - killed by kidnappers after their abduction on April 14, and those of two others said to be suspected cultists. The operators

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Relief for Oko Oba residents; Check out why

The Lagos State Government has embarked on the construction of Taiwo Adewunmi/Imafidon Crescent at Oko Oba GRA Scheme 1, in Ifako Ijaiye Local Government, Lagos Mainland. Physical Planning and Urban Development Commissioner, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye, said yesterday, May 9, 2019, at a stakeholders’ meeting in the community that those whose buildings are demolished would be

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UPDATE: EFCC reveals shocking reasons over arrest of Naira Marley, Zlatan

Following the earlier arrest of Nigerian artiste, Naira Marley and his colleague, Zlatan Ibile, by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the anti-graft agency has revealed why it picked up both artistes. According to the agency, the arrest was necessary to profile the artistes in order to establish their affiliations with Internet

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JUST IN: After glorifying ‘yahoo-yahoo’, EFCC arrests Nigerian musician, Naira Marley

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), in Lagos, have arrested Nigerian musician, Naira Marley, real name Afeez Fashola. The fast-rising singer is currently being questioned at the EFCC office in Lagos. Although the reason behind his arrest is yet to be made public, it might be in connection with his statements on social media which glorifies

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OPINION: Don Jazzy’s curious #AllisInOrder message as Mavin Records clock 7

Nigerian record label, Mavin Records, home to music stars such as Dr. Sid, D’Prince, Korede Bello and Johnny Drille among others, is 7 today, Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The label was founded May 8, 2012, by one of Nigeria’s ace music producers, Don Jazzy, following the exit of D’Banj and other acts from the

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El-Rufai versus Tinubu: See APC’s epic response to Kaduna Gov.

In the aftermath of Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai’s jibe at Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s dominance and stronghold of Lagos State politics, the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has replied his comments. The body replied the Governor stressing that Lagos State is not like Kaduna State where he retired four godfathers from

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‘Sorry for your loss’ – Lagos Emergency tells victims of Eko bridge robbery, instead of responding to distress call

Yesterday, May, 7, 2019, armed robbers held sway on the Eko Bridge, Lagos Mainland, dispossessing motorists of their valuables. Hapless victims who recounted their ordeal with the men of the underworld described their encounter as hellish and frightening. They also lamented that distress calls to law enforcements officers and other emergency units in

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IN IKEJA: Checkout why woman collapsed after court hearing

An Ikeja High Court on Tuesday, May 8, 2019, sentenced a 36-year-old woman, Stella Gilbert, to death by hanging for stabbing her neighbour, Mrs Stella Godwin, to death during a fight at their residence in Ajegunle, Lagos Mainland. The convict stabbed the deceased on the chest and arm with a knife during

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