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Ogba, Ejigbo communities under siege despite Police and Sanwo-Olu assurances

There is unease and panic among residents of Ogba, Ejigbo, Fagba and Meiran communities on the Lagos Mainland as the dreaded 1 Million Boys continue to provoke terror in the neighbourhood almost unchecked.  The nightly attacks continue unhindered despite assurances of increased security response by the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide

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IN EJIGBO: Council takes coronavirus campaign to residents, schools

by Alli Mustapha On Monday, March 9, The Ejigbo Local Government Council of Lagos State started sensitising its residents in support of the state government’s strength to curtail further spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). This was made known by disclosure in the statement of the council chairman, Alhaji Monsurudeen Bello, issued by the council’s Media Officer, Mr. Kunle

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Ejigbo residents lament alleged extortion, overbilling by Ikeja Electric

by Paul Agada Residents of the Ashamu Estate in Oke-Afa, Ejigbo, Lagos Mainland, have decried alleged extortion and outrageous billing by officials of Ikeja Electric. They accused officials of the power distribution company of extortion, complaining that the bills given to power consumers by the IE do not reflect their actual consumption as the charges are often

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IN EJIGBO: How Chinese man was attacked, dispossessed of 700K after picking up sex worker

A Chinese national, Mr. Jacob Wang, was reportedly robbed in Lagos Mainland after he picked a sex worker by the road side for day break romp. It was gathered that apart from being robbed, he was brutally attacked with machete by the robbers who were said to have connived with the sex workers and dispossessed him

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Badagry, Ejigbo, Ikorodu, other Mainland communities flooded after 2-hour rainfall

Exactly three weeks ago, Monday, May 20, 2019, the city of Lagos experienced torrential rainfall that washed away people’s investments, flooded the streets and unroofed houses. In some parts of the state, trees were uprooted and electricity poles were also brought to the ground. READ ALSO: IN KETU: Blackout imminent as storm destroys

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IN EJIGBO: Woman bites off, swallows neighbour’s flesh for this shocking reason

A 38-year old housewife, Mrs. Akinlade Olawumi, has been arrested in Lagos for allegedly biting off and swallowing her neighbour’s flesh during public fight over N2,000 debt. According to reports, the incident happened at Oluwalobawase Street in Ejigbo area of Lagos Mainland, where they reside. The victim, Mrs. Akinyemi Titilayo, suffered her fate when she engaged Olawumi in

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BEWARE: Fire disaster looming in Ejigbo as vandals destroy NNPC pipelines

There has been serious panic in Ejigbo area of Lagos Mainland since Thursday morning, May 30, 2019, after vandals reportedly destroyed pipelines belonging to the NNPC pipelines, left it open after they had loaded petroleum products into about 15 tankers and escaped. The petroleum products were seen flowing on the road and spreading to other streets

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Sanwo-Olu reacts to punishment meted out to man who threw dirt out of car window in Ejigbo

As Lagos state continues to enjoy the sordid reputation as one of the dirtiest states in the country, the new effort by the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC) to sanction residents who dispose refuse indiscriminately has gotten the backing of the governor-elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu. In the agency’s most recent activity, a motorist was

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