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Police in Lagos arrest 17 hoodlums in different communities in the state

In its bid to get Lagos State rid of cultism, hooliganism, and violent crimes, the Lagos State Police Command has intensified efforts to neutralise various groups of deadly armed hoodlums, cultists and miscreants, who are fond of causing pains and agonies to innocent residents, especially, Lagosians, within the State. The new

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Police begin investigation into death of PWC director who drowned In Lagos

The police in Lagos state has begun an investigation into the demise of the Deputy Country Senior Partner, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Nigeria, Tola Ogundipe, who drowned while boating on a coast near Lagos. According to reports, Ogundipe went boating on his own on Sunday, September 6. However, he was declared missing after

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Seven arrested over robbery in MKO Abiola’s Opebi mansion

Seven suspects have been arrested in connection to a robbery attack in the Lagos mansion of the late Chief Moshood Abiola. The attack reportedly occurred while one of Abiola’s wives and two daughters were fast asleep and after 3 robbers allegedly assessed the Toyin Street Crescent residence of the late politician through a

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Seven arrested over robbery in MKO Abiola’s Opebi mansion

Seven suspects have been arrested in connection to a robbery attack in the Lagos mansion of the late Chief Moshood Abiola. The attack reportedly occurred while one of Abiola’s wives and two daughters were fast asleep and after 3 robbers allegedly assessed the Toyin Street Crescent residence of the late politician through a

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Man invited by a father to help discipline his son stabs boy to death in Ikotun

The Lagos state police command has arrested one Felix Ezike, 27, for allegedly stabbing a 19-year-old boy, Deji Animashaun, to death in the Egbe area of Ikotun, Lagos State on August 28. According to police report, Deji's father, Dada Animashaun, had invited Felix to his house to help him discipline his son who was

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MC Oluomo reacts to clash between bus drivers and task force officials In Abule-Egba

Chairman of the Nigerian Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) Lagos State Council, Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya (aka MC Oluomo) has called on the union members to remain calm. He spoke in reaction to a fracas between the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental Sanitation and commercial motorists that led to the ‘death’

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Police arrest “Aiye” cultists in Shasha

Some members of the Aiye confraternity have been arrested by the Lagos State Police while allegedly planning a reprisal attack on members of a rival group in a hotel in Shasha area of the state.  The suspects were identified as  Saburi Ojewole, 26, and Samson Olawale, 28, and it was further learnt that a locally-made

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Lagos State Police under pressure to release self-acclaimed traditional ruler and his son in Satellite Town

The Lagos State Police are allegedly under intense pressure to release a traditional ruler and his son, who were arrested back in July in Satellite Town, Lagos. Yusufu Olarinde, aka Prince, is the son of  Alhaji Latifu Sadiku, the self-acclaimed traditional ruler of Oguntedo community in Satellite town, Lagos. Yusuf was arrested in July at

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