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IN MUSHIN: Police arrest residents for demanding prepaid meters

Reports have it that some operatives of the Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday, April 17, 209, stormed Mushin community, Lagos Mainland, to arrest residents for staging a protest at the headquarters of Eko Distribution Company (EKEDC) to demand distribution of prepaid meters. According to sources, the officers deployed from Olosan Police Division, stormed the community,

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JUST IN: Gunmen kidnap Lagos fire service boss, seven others

Reports have it that the acting Director of the Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau, and seven others have been kidnapped by gunmen along Itoikin-Epe road in Ikosi-Ejirin Local Council Development Area, Lagos. At the time of filling this report on Sunday, the identity of the seven others abducted by the gunmen yesterday

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Police arrest suspected killers of LUTH doctor, Stephen Urueye

The Lagos Police Command has arrested two persons suspected to have killed Dr. Stephen Urueye, a graduate of the University of Lagos, near the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba. According to a report by Channels Television, the suspects; Gbadebo Jimoh and Malik Adeboye, were arrested on Friday by police operatives from the Itire division. The suspects have been

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Kolade Johnson’s killer to spend Easter in prison

A Magistrates’ Court in Ebute Metta, Lagos Mainland, has ordered the remandment of Olalekan Ogunyemi, the dismissed Police Inspector charged with the murder of football fan Kolade Johnson, for at least 30 days at Ikoyi Prisons. The cop was arraigned by the Lagos State Police Command before the court today, Friday, April 5, 2019, a

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Tension in Mile 12 following death of Police officer attacked by suspected hoodlums

In the aftermath of the attack and eventual death of Sergeant Damilola Adeojo, a Policeman attached to Lagos State Taskforce Enforcement Unit, by suspected hoodlums in Mile 12, Lagos Mainland, information reaching InsideMainland has it that there is palpable fear in the area. Recall that the deceased Police officer was attacked while on duty where he

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UPDATE: LASG reacts as Chinese restaurant allegedly bars residents from entering in Ikeja

In the aftermath of the viral report on social media that a Chinese restaurant located in Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, allegedly prevented residents and Mainlanders from visiting the place to unwind, the Lagos State Government has reacted to the claims. Recall that news went rife on social media that a staff of a Chinese restaurant, Shishi

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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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IN IKORODU: SARS kidnap, torture man, collect N464,000 ‘ransom’ from mother

A man, Emmanuel Adegbite, on the 5th of March 2019 was allegedly arrested by SARS officers while he was playing snooker at an Ikorodu hotel on Lagos Mainland. It was learnt that the officers, without a search warrant, illegally broke into Royal Crown Hotel Asolo Ikorodu and whisked Mr. Adegbite and some other people away. They

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How eight boys gang-raped me, UNILAG teenage student reveals

A 19-year-old student of the of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) yesterday told an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court how five students of the institution gang-raped her and video-recorded it to blackmail her. The court later remanded five of the accused for allegedly assaulting and gang-raping the girl (name withheld). The accused, Moboluwaji Omowole (19), Chuka

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