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‘Operation Crush’ officers arrest 26 suspected cultists terrorising Bariga, Oworonshoki

Policemen attached to the ‘Operation Crush’ have arrested 26 suspected cultists terrorising Bariga and Oworonshoki communities of Lagos Mainland following a public outcry of the nefarious activities of the various cult groups. It was gathered that following the violent clash between members of two rival cult groups in Bariga and Oworonshoki

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Double tragedy: Fire Service unable to access collapsed three-storey building due to bad roads

The Lagos State Fire Service says it is unable to gain access to a three-storey building that collapsed Sunday night as residents claim people are still trapped in the building. At least six people were reportedly rescued from the building that collapsed in the Osasa area of Bariga in Lagos Mainland. It was gathered that the building collapsed

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Shocking! Woman takes off clothes in Church, urinates on altar

A 39-year-old petty trader, Moji Aderibigbe was arraigned on Friday, May 17, 2019, at the Magistrate court in Yaba, Lagos Mainland, for insult on religion and disorderly conduct. Aderibigbe, who resides in Pedro Area of Lagos was said to have allegedly stripped naked and urinated on the altar of Firebrand Power Ministry. The Police prosecutor, Sgt.

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I slept with my teenage sister-in-law only once, not thrice, Bariga Cleric confesses

A self-acclaimed Islamic cleric, simply identified as Mustapha, has confessed to having canal knowledge of his wife’s 17 year-old younger sister once and not thrice as alleged by the girl. The suspect was arrested and detained at Bariga Police Station, Bariga, Lagos Mainland, after he was caught, having sex with the teenage girl. It was gathered

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Bariga Bye-election: LASIEC releases names of qualified candidates

Ahead of the forthcoming Councillorship bye-election into Ward C (Owode Orile) in Bariga Local Council Development Area, Lagos Mainland, the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has released the list of validated candidates for the election. According to LASIEC, Nurudeen Olufemi Sowande of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Taiwo Azeez

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Cheers as FG extends TraderMoni to three new Mainland markets

Traders and residents across some Lagos Mainland communities were in ecstatic as Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, in company of other Federal and State officials extended the federal government’s N10,000 interest-free loans also known as TraderMoni in Ikotun, Igando, and Ile-Epo markets on Lagos mainland. This is coming after the

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JUST IN: Police refutes report of impending mayhem in Bariga, Somolu

In the aftermath of the proposed burial and candle light procession of late cultists Ibrahim Balogun A.K.A Small Jaypron, Solomon and one Yesuru, and the fear of an impending mayhem among residents of the area, the Lagos State Police Command has assured members of the community of their security. In addition,

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Obanikoro killings: Somolu LG boss reacts to bloody cult clash

In the aftermath of the bloody cult clash that rocked the Obanikoro and Somolu/Bariga ends of Lagos Mainland on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, leading to the death of three persons, the Executive Chairman of Somolu Local Government, Hon. Abdul Hammed Salawu, has called for peace and normalcy in the community

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How Lagos Mainland residents reacted to violence, killings during APC primaries

The primaries of the All Progressives Congress (APC) held across the Lagos Mainland and parts of the state have come and gone. However, the resultant impact of the exercise on some families will live with them for a lifetime. This is as a result of the illegalities, violence and killings that

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APC Committee orders rerun of Senatorial and House of Reps primaries in Lagos; See details

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has ordered a rerun of the primary elections for Senate and House of Representatives aspirants throughout Lagos State. The exercise has been rescheduled to hold today, Friday October 5, 2018. The development might be in connection to the illegalities, violence and mass

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