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Uproar as Taskforce raid Ogba, Haruna for the third time in two weeks

One week after InsideMainland reported the cries of Ogba motorcycle riders popularly known as ‘Okada’ and the treatment meted out to them by officials of the Lagos State Taskforce.  The latter have once again raided the Okada riders today, Tuesday, November 7, 2017. The Taskforce officials in the early hours of

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Looming crisis in APC? LG Chairmen decline Ambode SLG list, swears in fresh candidates

If the recent happening between the state and local government in Lagos is anything to go by, it appears that all might not be well in the camp of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the party that won all elective seats into the Chairmanship position in the July 22 local

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Update: Heavily armed Policemen take over Ikeja GRA home of Mushin lawmaker

Following the alleged forceful eviction of the lawmaker representing Mushin Constituency 1 in the Lagos House of Assembly, Hon. Funmilayo Tejuosho from her Ikeja GRA home, InsideMainland can authoritatively report that armed security operatives have taken over the apartment. Earlier today, news filtered in that armed policemen fired tear gas while

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Exposed! How fake sellers of iPhone swindle victims using popular websites

Over the years, fraudsters have devised several means of swindling unsuspecting persons of their hard earned money using different methods. As technology continues to advance, these fraudsters have also continued to implement new ways of cheating unsuspicious persons. Meanwhile, the Lagos State Police Command have busted an organised crime ring through

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Breaking: Evans arrives Ikeja court for kidnapping trial

Following the ongoing trial on kidnapping charges levied against alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, the suspect was this morning, Friday, November 3, 2017, brought before the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, amid what could be described as frenzied security. The suspect is scheduled to appear before

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Ghen Ghen! Identities of lovers found dead inside car in Ogba revealed

Days after the shocking discovery of two unidentified persons found dead inside a car behind the popular Nigerian Institute of Journalism complex, Ogba, Lagos Mainland, recent revelations have shown the identities of the victims. Recall that InsideMainland reported the mild drama in Ogba, Lagos Mainland, after passersby discovered the lifeless remains

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SAD: Lagos PDP Caretaker Committee Chairman dies in Ikeja

The entire team of the Lagos chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) were thrown into mourning following the death of Chief Babatunde Osolanke, the Caretaker Committee Chairman of Lagos State chapter the party. The party chieftain reportedly slumped in his hotel room while preparing to hold a meeting on the

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See Uber management’s reaction to murder of driver in Surulere

Days after InsideMainland exclusively reported the murder of an Uber driver, Utibe Akpan, by security guards in Surulere, Lagos Mainland, and the subsequent arrest of one of the suspects, the management of the transport company has reacted to the murder. In a press release sent directly to InsideMainland from the Uber

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Yoruba language now compulsory in Lagos schools – see details

The Lagos State House of Assembly has passed into law, the bill to make compulsory, the teaching of Yoruba language in schools across the state. This was after the Yoruba Language Preservation and Promotion Bill 2017 passed third reading in the Assembly sitting yesterday, Thursday, October 19, 2017. The bill mandates the

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Ikorodu residents condemn high electricity bills by Ikeja Electric

Residents of Odogunyan Military Barracks in Ikorodu community have condemned the exorbitant electricity bills served the area by power distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc. According to the aggrieved residents, the power company served the axis high charges for the months of August and September 2017. Speaking on behalf of the residents, Mr

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