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IN OJO: Police foil robbery attempt, arrest two suspects

The Lagos State Police Command, yesterday, March 19, 2019, foiled a robbery attempt at Imude Road, Ojo, Lagos Mainland. The 7-man gang were said to have been sighted entering Alhaji Gafaru Street, Imude Road, on motorcycles and attempted to rob the residents. According to a statement by the Command PPRO, DSP Bala Elkana, the Police

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Jimi Agbaje denies mismanaging campaign funds, blasts party chieftains

The last may be yet to be heard in the camp of the PDP regarding the fallout of Lagos State governorship election. Mr. Jimi Agbaje in a wordy statement reacted to allegations of mismanagement of funds and running a non-inclusive campaign. According to him, recent vituperations in the press and social media against

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Election fallout: Agbaje announces exit from PDP as party blames him for loss

Three-time governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has left the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) days after the conclusion of the highly anticipated elections in the state. Agbaje, who lost to Babtunde Raji Fashola in 2007, Akinwunmi Ambode in 2015 and Babajide Sanwo-Olu on March 9, 2019, says he is leaving due to differences with

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LG boss commissions borehole in Agege market

In continuation of his 'Silent Achievement' campaign promise delivery to the people of Agege, the Executive Chairman of Agege Local Government Council, Alhaji Ganiyu Kola Egunjobi, commissioned a borehole water system constructed inside Agege Main Market. The Council Boss also handed over a 3.5kva generator set to ensure availability of potable water to the traders at all

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IN IGANDO: My husband sleeps with our daughters, my sister, house help – Woman tells court

A 63- year-old businesswoman, Mrs. Mabel Alli, on Friday, March 15, 2019, prayed an Igando Customary Court in Lagos Mainland, to end her 41-year-old marriage to husband, Richard, alleging that he sleeps with their daughters and has impregnated her sister. She told the court that her husband sexually molested all their three daughters and was

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Disturbing: 55-year-old man remanded in Kirikiri over sexual assault on minor

An Ikeja Chief Magistrate Court on Thursday remanded a 55-year-old man, Ngozi Igwe, who allegedly sexually assaulted a seven-year-old girl. Magistrate Olufunke Sule-Amzat ordered that the defendant should be kept in the Kirikiri Prisons, Lagos, pending advice from the state director of public prosecutions. Thus, the court did not take the plea of the defendant. The magistrate adjourned the case

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