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Police raid okada riders after death of businessman in Ikorodu

The Ikorodu Division of the Lagos State Police Command have embarked on a massive raid on commercial motorcyclists (okada riders) in different parts of Ikorodu. Last week, InsideMainland reported that okada riders stoned a businessman to death in the Elepe community of Ikorodu after he accidentally hit a partially sighted man

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Lagos Police spokesperson

Police arrest 179 lock-down violators in Lagos, 43 vehicles impounded

The Lagos State Police Command has announced the arrest of 179 persons at various checkpoints and motor parks for violating the interstate lockdown. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, said in a statement on Monday that 43 commercial vehicles were also impounded, adding that the violators were arraigned and

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Imam's son arrested

Police arrest Chief Imam’s son who stabbed friend to death in Agege

The police in Lagos state have arrested Abdulrahman Olayiwola, son of the Chief Imam of Isale Oja community in Agege, for allegedly stabbing his friend, identified simply as Pelumi, to death during an argument over a stolen phone. According to police sources, Pelumi had given Abdulrahman a stolen phone to keep for him. An

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SARS operatives

Man recounts ordeal with SARS operatives in Gbagada

A man, David Okwulili recanted his ordeal in the hands of the operatives of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigerian Police Force yesterday in Lagos David narrated his bitter experience with the operatives on his Twitter handle @dav_okwulili He explained that he was picked by the Police operatives (Anti-Cultism

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