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Worried about ‘Okada’ and ‘Marwa’ arrests in Amuwo – Odofin? See why here

In recent times, the operations of riders of motorcycles and tricycles better known as ‘Okada’ and ‘Keke Marwa’ in Lagos Mainland have been restricted to certain routes and inner streets in the communities they operate. This is as a result of the rapid developments across these Lagos Mainland communities and the

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Tanker explosion

Tanker explosion resulting in serious fire at cele bus stop

There was a tanker explosion which resulted into serious fire at Cele Bus-Stop Apapa-Oshodi Expressway. Unconfirmed report states that three people may have lost their lives. Currently the Lagos fire service is on ground to contain the fire. People coming from mile 2 should take alternative routes as traffic builds up to

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Two feared dead as trailer crushes commercial buses at Jakande bustop

Two feared dead and many critically injured on Friday May 6, 2016 as a trailer lost control at Jakande bustop,Oshodi- Apapa express way crushing about three buses. According to eye witnesses the fatal accident occurred while the buses packed on the express to drop off and pick passengers. Some of the

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Rumbles as Oshodi electronic market traders protest Government shutdown

Today January 5, 2015, traders of the Oshodi electronic market were seen loitering around, raining insults and calling the bluffs of the security agents deployed to ensure the continued seal off of the market. The Oshodi main electrical and electronic market was sealed off by the Lagos State government over the weekend. Seal orders were placed on the

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Police officer dies trying to arrest errant bus driver in Orile Lagos

A police officer attached to Orile Division has been reported dead in a motor accident on Tuesday August 25, 2015 around 9am while trying to apprehend a commercial bus (Danfo )driver, who was picking passengers along the road. The tragic incident happened opposite Fatgbems Filling Station, along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, while the

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Businessman crushed to death during police stop-and-search in Mile 2, Lagos

A businessman, Mr. Henry Dimoji has been crushed to death by a tanker at an illegally-mounted checkpoint at the Mile 2 end of Oshoid-Apapa Expressway in Lagos. Punch Metro leant four policemen have been arrested mounting an illegal checkpoint and conducting unapproved stop-and-search. PUNCH Metro learnt that Dimoji, who was returning

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