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Tragedy! Pregnant woman dead, others missing as boat capsizes in Ikorodu

Three persons survived, one confirmed dead (A pregnant woman) and sixteen people were said to be missing after a boat carrying twenty passengers from Badore to Egbin in Ijede Ikorodu capsized. According to the survivors, the incident happened at about 10pm on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Rescue team are still searching for sixteen other missing passengers. The

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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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DISTURBING! Residents discover four bodies dumped in septic tank

Police officers have recovered four bodies from a septic tank in the Ikorodu community of Lagos Mainland The bodies included those of two Bureau De Change (BDC) operators- Alhaji Yakubu Musa and Alhaji Hassan Umaru - killed by kidnappers after their abduction on April 14, and those of two others said to be suspected cultists. The operators

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IN IKORODU: Father of five arrested while selling stolen car

A 41-year-old man has been arrested by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State command, for snatching a Toyota Corolla car from its owner and attempting to sell it for N1 million in Ikorodu community of Lagos Mainland. The suspect, a father of five, Ademola Adeyemo, and his fleeing partner in crime identified

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#OperationFixLagosPotholes: Check out the 87 major roads to be repaired

Following the current dilapidated state of some major roads in the state, the Lagos State Government has announced it will begin immediate repairs of potholes across the State, with over 87 major roads enlisted for intervention.  The Special Adviser, Lagos State Public Works Corporation and Drainage, Engr. Temidayo Erinle, revealed that the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode

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LASPOTECH management denies involvement in the arrest of some of its staff

The management of Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) has reacted to the recent arrest of some members of its staff saying it is not in anyway connected to their arrest and subsequent trial. Recall that news of the arrest went rife on news platforms and across social networking sites few hours ago. Reacting to the development,

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LASPOTECH management refute allegations of fraudulent examinations

The management of Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) has debunked the claim by one its staff that the just concluded first semester 2018/2019 examinations were fraudulent. According to the management, the examinations went through the process of best global practices from the internal and external moderation of questions to the conduct of same examinations. In a statement

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