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IN OKOKOMAIKO: Beware; you might be using an adulterated ‘Dettol’

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested four suspects for allegedly producing adulterated Dettol disinfectant and Air Wick air freshener in Okokomaiko community, Lagos Mainland. According to the Police, the suspects - Francis Ume, Chidubem Ache, Peter Ume, and Ejike Jacob were arrested yesterday, Wednesday, December 5, 2018,

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JUST IN: Petrol tanker falls, spills content on the road in Okokomako

There was apprehension along Igbo-Elerin roundabout, off Okokomaiko, Lagos Mainland, earlier today, Wednesday, October 10, 2018, after a petrol tanker fell and spilled its content on the road. According to reports, the driver was said to be over-speeding and tried navigating the roundabout when the tanker fell. Presently, residents of the axis

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IN PHOTOS: Badagry residents lament daily struggle on community road

Residents of Badagry, Ojo, Alaba and Iba communities, Lagos Mainland, have decried the current state of the expressway that links the communities to other ends of the Mainland. According to the residents, the daily struggle on the axis is causing unending pains to them as productive hours are spent on the

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IN OKOKOMAIKO: Police apprehends three notorious highway armed robbers

Three notorious armed robbers who specialize in robbing people with motorcycle popular known as ‘Okada’ have been arrested by operatives of the Lagos State Police Command. The suspects - Kehinde Ramon; Afolabi Ibrahim and Sheriff Ogundeji - specializes in attacking unsuspecting commuters on the highway. The leader of the gang, Kehinde Ramon

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Finally, LASG opens portion of Badagry express way to traffic

Following months of construction work along the Lagos-Badagry expressway leading to a heavy traffic gridlock in the axis, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has directed that the completed portions of road from Eric Moore to Okokomaiko be opened up to traffic as soon as possible following the completion

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Do you live or work around Mile 2 and Seme Border axis? Something is about to happen in your area

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has expressed the readiness of the state government to partner with any investor willing to key into his administration’s massive infrastructural renewal drive in critical sectors, saying such would be a win-win situation for the overall benefit of the people. Speaking recently at an interactive

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LASG to drive away traders at Okokomaiko; Here’s why

Following the unruly activities of traders around Okokomaiko and the Mile 2/Badagry Expressway, the Lagos State House of Assembly has ordered the Commissioner for Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare to direct the state taskforce and other relevant agencies to drive away the traders. Speaking on the activities of traders on the Lagos/Badagry

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10 Lane Lagos-Badagry Expressway Ready By 2019 – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured residents that the ongoing Lagos-Badagry Expressway Expansion project would be completed before the end of 2019. Ambode disclosed this shortly after embarking on extensive inspection of ongoing projects across the State. According to Ambode, the project was a major economic catalyst for Lagos,

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Man who defrauds traders with fake bank alert arrested in Okokomaiko

  Alleged fraudsters who buys goods from traders by sending fake banks alerts to their phones has been arrested by detectives attached to the Lagos State Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The 35 year old man, simply known as Asomba, has been described by the police as a notorious criminal, who allegedly jumped

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