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Police arrest seven suspected cultists in Ikorodu

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested seven suspected members of Eiye Confraternity at Agura area, Ikorodu, Lagos state. A statement released by the command's spokesperson, SP Muyiwa Adejobi, says police operatives attached to Imota Division arrested the suspects on Saturday 28th November 2020 at 2pm. Adejobi gave the names of the

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Lagos CP charges police officers to rise up to security challenges

The Lagos state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has challenged officers in the command to rise up to the security challenges being faced in the state. The level of insecurity in Lagos has risen astronomically since the crisis that erupted after the #EndSARS protest was hijacked by hoodlums who maimed people

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19-year old robber caught with a dummy gun arrested in Lagos

A 19-year-old suspected armed robber identified as Ajayi Lateef has been arrested by the Lagos state police command. He was nabbed with a dummy gun, after his gang had allegedly robbed a tricycle at Victoria Island around 1am. Lagos police spokesperson, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi said the state's Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu

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Police avert fresh ethnic clash in Ejigbo Town

Another ethnic clash has been averted by the police following a disagreement between two persons that degenerated into a clash of two ethnic groups in Ejigbo town overnight. Witnesses said a commercial motorcyclist (okada) of Northern extraction had hit the chairman of the Tricycle Owners and Operators’ Association of Nigeria (TOOAN),

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Family of journalist shot by the police in Agege demand justice

The family of a journalist with an online television station, Gboah TV, Pelumi Onifade, has demanded justice after he was allegedly shot dead by a policeman in the Agege/Gegetu area of the Agege Local Government Area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that the 20-year-old and one of his colleagues were

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Lagos Police Command starts debriefing and evaluation of SARS officers

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday flagged off the debriefing and medical evaluation exercise for the operatives of the defunct SARS and other tactical units in Lagos State Command. The event took place at the Area F Command Hall, GRA Ikeja, on the order of the Inspector-General

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