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Police arrest 6 persons with ‘poisonous ponmo’ in Igando

Police officers attached to the Lagos State Command have arrested six persons for allegedly selling poisonous cow skin, a local delicacy widely known as ‘ponmo’.  The suspects were identified as Adelowo Yinka, 50; Olawumi Onabanjo, 40; Omowumi Wasiu, 43; Adeshokan Taiwo, 43; Iyabo Oluwa, 38; and Taye Kazeem, 40. Items recovered from the suspects included

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Good news for Alimosho LG residents; See the details here

Residents of Alimosho community, Lagos Mainland, have a reason to rejoice as the management of the Alimosho General Hospital, serving residents of the community, has completed the construction of six additional standard consultation rooms as part of efforts to ensure patients’ privacy during medical consultations. The additional rooms feature standard medical

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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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Court remands female teacher for sexually assaulting 4-yr-old pupil in Igando

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, yesterday, remanded a 29-year-old female teacher, Adejuyigbe Moni, who allegedly sexually assaulted her four-year-old pupil by inserting her fingers in the student’s vagina. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Olufunke Sule-Amzat, ordered that the defendant should be kept in Kirikiri Prisons, Lagos Mainland, pending the receipt of legal advice from Lagos

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LASEMA launches new emergency response unit In Igando

Following InsideMainland’s earlier report on the planned move by the Lagos State Government (LASG) to open a new emergency response unit at Igando, Lagos Mainland, InsideMainland can report that the emergency responders attached to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) now have a response unit in the community. The government has renewed its commitment to improving

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IN IGANDO: Cleric who defiled five-year-old remanded in prison

An Ikeja Magistrate Court has ordered the remandment of Abdulsalam Salaudeen, a 43-year-old Islamic cleric who allegedly defiled a five-year-old female pupil placed under his care in Igando community, Lagos Mainland. The suspect was arraigned last Wednesday after a defilement suit was filed against him by the Nigeria Police Force (NFP). The defendant denied committing the

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Finally, LASEMA responds to concerns of Igando residents; See the details

In a direct response to the yearnings of residents of Igando, Lagos Mainland, and other adjoining communities on the response time to emergency situations in the axis, the management of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has finally taken action. This was followed by the complaints on the spike in

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Police arrests nine suspects during cult initiation in Ejigbo

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested nine suspected cultists during an alleged cult initiation at Becan Graden, Bucknor, Ejigbo, Lagos Mainland. According to the Police, the suspects belonging to the Eiye cult group, were arrested following a distress call by concerned persons who noticed their activity in

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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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