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Disturbing: 55-year-old man remanded in Kirikiri over sexual assault on minor

An Ikeja Chief Magistrate Court on Thursday remanded a 55-year-old man, Ngozi Igwe, who allegedly sexually assaulted a seven-year-old girl. Magistrate Olufunke Sule-Amzat ordered that the defendant should be kept in the Kirikiri Prisons, Lagos, pending advice from the state director of public prosecutions. Thus, the court did not take the plea of the defendant. The magistrate adjourned the case

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Gbadamosi discredits INEC, describes Saturday’s guber poll a sham

The Action Democratic Party governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Gbadamosi, has faulted the conduct of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in last Saturday’s election, describing it as a sham. Gbadamosi, on Twitter (@BOGbadamosi), lamented: “Elections under Buhari’s INEC have proved to be pointless. The will of Lagosians is clearly not reflected in

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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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#2019Elections: No Public holiday on Friday – Ambode says

In the aftermath of the viral reports that the Lagos State Government led by Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode had declared Friday, March 8, 2019 as Public Holiday for Civil Servants, the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan has debunked the reports saying the information was untrue. Recall that a report currently circulating on social

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JUST IN: Lagos State announces second mid-term break ahead of guber polls

Ahead of the gubernatorial election scheduled to hold on Saturday, March 9, the Lagos State Government has directed that the Second Mid Term break will hold on Friday, 8th of March, 2019. All Public and Private Schools in the State are expected to close on Thursday, 7th of March, 2019 after School and resume

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How Mainland’s most wanted serial fraudster walked into police net

For Osuji Chibuzor, 42, the leader of a 4-man fraud syndicate operating in Ikeja, Ojota, Ojodu, Berger, Ogba, College Road and Agege, it was a bad business gone awry. He was lured into the waiting hands of police officers after his team had successfully swindled a 34-year-old lady of the sum of N165,000:00. The suspect,

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