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IN OJO: Police apprehend suspect allegedly terrorising residents with toy gun

A 25-year-old man, John Nwosu, has been arrested for allegedly robbing members of the public armed with toy gun along Iba Bridge, in Ojo area of Lagos Mainland. The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, confirmed the arrest to journalists yesterday, June 18, 2019. He said that the suspect usually operates on the two-kilometre link

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BEWARE! Poisonous Ponmo now in Lagos markets

The Lagos Government has warned consumers about the health risk of some cow hide, popularly called ponmo, being offered for sale in the state. A press release signed by Director, Public Affairs, Ministry of Health, Adeola Salako, said government arrested three persons connected with the sale of “toxic ponmo” in Ojo and Iba council areas, while the suspicious meat was also

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Indiscriminate Shooting: Lagos Police arrest five officers in connection to Ajegunle killing

Following the indiscriminate shooting that led to the death of a lady, Ada Ifeanyi and the injury of another victim, Emmanuel Akomafuwa along Ojo road, Ajegunle, Lagos Mainland, the operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have apprehended five officers suspected to be involved in the incident. According to the Command, the State Commissioner of Police,

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Activities at UNILAG, LASU crippled as ASUU commences indefinite nationwide strike

Academic activities in the two leading universities on the Lagos Mainland, the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, Yaba and the Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, respectively were crippled today, Monday, November 5, 2018, following the nationwide strike action by Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). The Union ordered its members across

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GHEN GHEN: LASG issues 7-day ultimatum to owners of distressed buildings

The Lagos State Government has, through the State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) issued a 7-day ultimatum to owners of distressed buildings in Ajangbadi, Lagos Mainland, prone to collapse, to demolish them or risk demolition by the Agency in line with the present administration's commitment to protecting the lives of residents

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Lagos State University, LASU, finally releases delayed results

JUST IN: LASU fires three senior lecturers over ‘sex-for-marks’

The Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, Lagos Mainland, has sacked three of its senior lecturers over alleged sexual misconduct. In a statement signed by the University’s spokesperson, Ademola Adekoya, their dismissal was approved by the governing council of the university at its 119th statutory meeting on which held on Thursday, October

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JUST IN: Apprehension as tanker explosion rocks Ojo Barracks

Residents of Barracks community, Ojo, Lagos Mainland, along the Lagos-Badagry expressway are currently in shcok following the tanker explosion that rocked the axis in the early hours of this morning, Tuesday, October 2, 2018. InsideMainland gathered that the inferno was caused by an accident involving a fuel tanker plying the axis.

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police and robbers in gun battle at Asolo

IN OJO: One killed in Police, cultist gun duel

A notorious cultist, Olamide Oloruntobi, has reportedly died during a gun battle with security operatives attached to the Lagos State Police Command at Ishashi, Ojo, Lagos Mainland. It was gathered that the deceased, a leader of the Aiye cult gang in the area, was gunned down at about 8:50 pm, yesterday,

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