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Police Arraign Okada Riders For Attempted Murder in Festac

INSIDEMAINLAND - About 100 commercial motorcyclists, popularly known as ‘Okada riders’ were arraigned before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court today, Monday, December 13, 2021, for the attempted murder of operatives of Lagos Taskforce during a raid in the Festac earlier in the month. The suspects were also accused of setting vehicles

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Task Force seals 20 pharmacies in Shomolu, Bariga, Oworonshoki

INSIDEMAINLAND - The Lagos State 'Task Force on Counterfeit, Fake Drugs, and Unwholesome Processed Foods' has shut 20 pharmacies and patent medicine stores at Shomolu, Bariga, and Oworonshoki areas of the State. The State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, in a statement on Thursday, said the affected pharmacies and patent

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Pandemonium as drunk NDLEA officer hacks civil servant to death in Agege

There was apprehension in Agege Local Government, Lagos Mainland, earlier today, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, after an officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) hacked a civil servant to death in the area. It was gathered that the deceased identified simply as Samuel Koro-toe prior to his death, was

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OLUSOSUN UPDATE: Police destroys shanties built by miscreants on dumpsite

In the aftermath of the inferno that rocked Olusosun dumpsite yesterday, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, and the subsequent arrests of over 80 persons alleged to be miscreants by a combined team of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS), Lagos State Taskforce, Counter Terrorism Unit, Alausa Police Station and other police formations,

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OLUSOSUN UPDATE: Police raids dumpsite, arrests 80 suspects

Information reaching InsideMainland from the Lagos State Police Command has it that security operatives attached to the Command stormed the Olusosun dumpsite, Ojota, today, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, and arrested over 80 miscreants, recovering a toy gun, 6 butchers’ knives, 21 kitchen knives, 9 hammers, and substances suspected to be

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Mushin Okada riders protest unlawful arrest by Lagos Task Force

Motorcycle riders popularly known as ‘Okada’ have taken to the streets to protest the continuous arrests by the operatives of the Lagos State Task Force. The ‘Okada’ riders who operate within the Palm Avenue and Mushin Olosa axes of Lagos staged a massive street protest on Thursday, September 7, 2017, where

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Taskforce arrests suspect for attempting to kidnap toddler in Oshodi

The operatives of the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit better known as Lagos State force have arrested a man, Idama Endurance for allegedly abducting a 6 toddler, Darasimi Akinyemi, at No 55, Oshodi Road, Oshodi, Lagos. According to a press material signed by the Public Relations Officer

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