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Two escape death as building collapses in Oshodi

A storey building located at 35, Adesanya Street, Mofoluku, Oshodi in Lagos Mainland, has reportedly collapsed today, June 23, 2019. According to reports, two people were in the ill-fated structure when it crumbled to the ground. The victims were said to have been rescued and taken to the hospital by neighbours. Confirming the incident, the Lagos

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IN OSHODI: Two suspects arrested for allegedly raping minor

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested two persons for allegedly conniving with five others to gang-rape a minor in Oshodi community, Lagos Mainland. The suspects, who are currently in detention at the Makinde Police Station, Mafoluku, Oshodi, are assisting the police in their investigation. A source said the suspects’ parents were trying to

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Finally, Police apprehend LNSC official for ‘assaulting’ kids

The Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps (LNSC) has handed over to the police one of its officials accused of assaulting three homeless children in Oshodi. The Corps’ Chairman, Israel Ajao, said the suspect, Idowu Adekunle, committed the act in a school where the kids sought refuge after being abandoned by their parents. Adekunle was said to have burnt one

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IN OSHODI: Power-drunk LNSC member allegedly assaults children

A Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Corps (LNSC) official has been accused of physically assaulting three underage children taking shelter in a school at Oshodi, Lagos Mainland. The suspect, said to be on the run, allegedly assaulted the children aged eight, six and four at his father’s school at Oshodi, where the children had been sleeping since

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IN OSHODI, AGEGE: Task Force arrest 26 Awawa boys, 64 others in combined raid

The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit has arrested 26 suspected cultists. It was gathered that the cultists belonged to Awawa group and were arrested along with 64 suspected miscreants during an overnight operation tagged, Operation Restore Sanity to Lagos, in the Agege and Oshodi communities. The Chairman of the agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, in a statement said

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Check out when the new BRT buses will commence operations

Following months of anticipation by residents on when the new BRT buses will commence operations, the Lagos State Government has announced that it is set to roll out 820 medium and high capacity buses under its public transportation Bus Reform Initiative to meet the yearnings of its residents. The State Commissioner for Transportation, Mr. Ladi Lawanson

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Oshodi Crisis: Police intensify patrols, surveillance in Lagos, dispels reported attack on Igbo traders

As a result of the aftermath of the Saturday’s general election and the emanating tension in Oshodi, the Lagos State Police Command has intensified its efforts to maintain peace and order in the axis by deploying its personnel in order to forestall any breakdown of law and order. The Command spokesperson, CSP Chike

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