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Man arrested for assaulting officer of Neighbourhood watch

On Wednesday, October 4, 2017, the operatives of Lagos State Environmental Offences Unit (Task Force) arraigned a suspected criminal over assault on an officer of the Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps, LNSC, and his sibling at Fiditi Street, Ilasamaja, Lagos. This was disclosed by the Chairman, LNSC, Olayinka Egbeyemi who revealed that

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Five suspects apprehended for robbing filling station in Egbeda

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have apprehended five suspected armed robbers terrorizing Egbeda community in Lagos. The suspects – Kehinde Jimoh, Ayomide Ibile, Musibau Gbadamosi, Ayodele Ojo and Rasheed Adekunle – were arrested by the operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) around 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday while attempting

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Video: Police Woman harass Danfo driver over N50 bribe in Ikotun

In a viral video shared online by a Facebook user Sodiq Omotayo, a female Police officer was caught on tape harassing a bus driver after he allegedly refused to give her a bribe of 50 Naira. The incident happened on Monday, July 10 2017 at College Bus Stop, Ikotun, Lagos state. The

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Woman loses three children to Ikotun fire incident

A fire incident which occurred at no. 15 Ikuna Street, Liasu Road, Ikotun Egbe axis of Lagos on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, has claimed lives of three children. The victims identified as Chiamaka, Emmanuel and Chiagozie, died at Do-allars Hospital, Ikotun, where they were rushed for treatment following injuries sustained in

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Rainfall: Flood Ravages Ikotun Community – See Photos

Following the continuous rainfall in parts of Lagos which started yesterday, October 31, 2016, and continued till this morning, flood has ravaged parts of Ikotun community. According to a resident, the flooding is as a result of the poor drainage system in the area. Also, Ikotun roundabout is presently flooded with

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Ikeja Electric Explains The Blackout In Ejigbo Community

Few days after power distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc announced plans to run a scheduled maintenance activity in parts of Ejigbo community, power has not been restored to the area. Addressing the situation, the company in a statement announced the reason behind the prolonged power outage in the community. According to Ikeja

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SOS ALERT: Residents of Iyana Isheri road in Ikotun town cry out to Gov Ambode for help

The residents of Iyana Isheri road, Ikotun  in Alimosho  local Government are calling on the Governor of Lagos state to rescue them from untold hardship resulting from an dilapidated road. The road which was constructed 26 years ago was neither rehabilitated nor upgraded ever since Michael Ipaye a facebook user who resides

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Igondo, Ajegunle Lead Communities in Lagos, Where People Still Use Wooden Bridges and Pay Tolls to Use Them

There are communities in Lagos State that are yet to benefit from government’s infrastructure development programmes. Such communities often take to self-help. They embark on road projects and build bridges to link communities. One of such projects is located in Lanre area of Igando. The wooden Omojowolo Bridge links Lanre

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