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Police arrests Priest, Wife over alleged child abuse in Agege

by Oluwasaye Rachel The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Reverend and Mrs. Adeleke Adebanjo of Anglican Church, in Oko Oba, Agege, Lagos Mainland, for allegedly assaulting and inflicting various degrees of injury on a nine-year-old girl (names withheld) who was employed as their domestic staff. It was gathered that the suspects were arrested following

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Relief for Oko Oba residents; Check out why

The Lagos State Government has embarked on the construction of Taiwo Adewunmi/Imafidon Crescent at Oko Oba GRA Scheme 1, in Ifako Ijaiye Local Government, Lagos Mainland. Physical Planning and Urban Development Commissioner, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye, said yesterday, May 9, 2019, at a stakeholders’ meeting in the community that those whose buildings are demolished would be

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IN AGEGE: Lagos demolishes over 500 structures, complex

The officials of the Lagos State Government has demolished more than 500 shanties and illegal structures within and outside the Oko-Oba abattoir and Lairage Complex in Agege, Lagos Mainland as part of efforts to ensure adequate upgrading and transformation of the complex for improved operations. The State's Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr.

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IN AGEGE: Why over 2500 property owners were served 7-days removal notices

In a bid to rid the state of crime, the Lagos States Government (LASG) through the Lagos State Task Force served 7-days 'removal notice' to all owners and occupiers of illegal structures and shanties including containerized shops around Abattoir and Oko-oba communities in Agege, Lagos Mainland. The occupants of the shanties were instructed

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See the newly created centers where you can purchase LAKE Rice in your vicinity

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has directed the State Ministry of Agriculture to commence and ensure non-stop sales of Lake Rice in all designated sales centre across the State. In addition, the Governor has approved the creation of more sale centres to ensure increased access to the product. Speaking

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Shock as man beats wife to death in Oko-Oba Lagos

A 42-year-old man, John Owobi, is currently cooling off in Police custody after he was apprehended for allegedly pummeling his wife, Theresa to death in their home located at 42 Musliu Street, Oko-Oba, Lagos. According to reports, the suspect who told neighbours that his deceased wife drank insecticide which led to

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Dark February for Ikorodu residents; read why

Residents of Ikorodu community should prepare for two weeks of darkness as the power distribution network servicing the area; Ikeja Electric, has announced plans of a planned power outage in the community. According to a statement released by Ikeja Electric and obtained by InsideMainland, there is a “planned outage at the

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Continuous Darkness: Oko-Oba residents protest 4 months of lack of power supply

Following the continuous lack of power supply in their area, residents of Oko-Oba community under the Agege Local Government trooped out in numbers to protest against power distribution network, Ikeja Electric. The residents staged the protest yesterday, Tuesday, January 31, 2016, at Orile Agege, Lagos. Apart from the complaints over lack of

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