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Ambode neglected us after unsuccessful second term bid – Police

Policemen serving with Lagos Police Command are lamenting non-payment of allowances and running cost to ensure adequate security in the state. The officers accused Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of abandoning the state police command, thereby, grounding its activities in the twilight of his administration. According to one of the sources, “There are insinuations that the governor

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After collecting N850,000 bride price, man refuses to give daughter in marriage

A 47-year-old man, Jibrin Attom, yesterday, Thursday, April 25, 2019, appeared in an Ajegunle Magistrates’ Court, Apapa, Lagos Mainland, for allegedly failing to give out his daughter’s hand in marriage after collecting N850,000. Attom, who resides in Olodi-Apapa area of Ajegunle, is facing a charge of obtaining money under false pretence. The prosecutor, Sgt. Kolade Tedunjaye, told

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SHOCKING: 6-year-old boy found dead inside neighbour’s freezer in Ketu

Many residents in Ketu community, Lagos Mainland, have been left in a state of shock following the discovery of a six-year-old boy who was found dead inside a freezer.  The body of the boy identified as Treasure Akinsohun, was allegedly found inside a freezer of a neighbour in the Alapere end of Ketu, Lagos Mainland. According

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IN AGUDA: Police arrest five suspects in Surulere gang war

In the aftermath of the gang war that rocked Aguda community in Surulere, Lagos Mainland over the weekend, the operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested five suspects in connection with the clash. According to Command’s spokesperson, DSP Bala Elkana, the suspects were arrested after a distress call was placed to the police. He said; “On April

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UPDATE: Lagos Police confirm release of abducted Fire Service boss, 6 others unhurt

In the aftermath of the abduction of the Director of the State Fire Service, Mr. Rasaki Musibau, and six others by gunmen last Saturday, the Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the release of the abducted victims. The release of the victims was confirmed in a statement released by the state police

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Police arrest suspected killers of LUTH doctor, Stephen Urueye

The Lagos Police Command has arrested two persons suspected to have killed Dr. Stephen Urueye, a graduate of the University of Lagos, near the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba. According to a report by Channels Television, the suspects; Gbadebo Jimoh and Malik Adeboye, were arrested on Friday by police operatives from the Itire division. The suspects have been

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Kolade Johnson’s killer to spend Easter in prison

A Magistrates’ Court in Ebute Metta, Lagos Mainland, has ordered the remandment of Olalekan Ogunyemi, the dismissed Police Inspector charged with the murder of football fan Kolade Johnson, for at least 30 days at Ikoyi Prisons. The cop was arraigned by the Lagos State Police Command before the court today, Friday, April 5, 2019, a

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