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Police in Lagos arrest 17 hoodlums in different communities in the state

In its bid to get Lagos State rid of cultism, hooliganism, and violent crimes, the Lagos State Police Command has intensified efforts to neutralise various groups of deadly armed hoodlums, cultists and miscreants, who are fond of causing pains and agonies to innocent residents, especially, Lagosians, within the State. The new

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Eight arraigned for robbery in Yaba

by Damilola Agekameh Eight men were on Monday, March 16, 2020, brought before a Yaba Chief Magistrates Court in Lagos for allegedly belonging to an unlawful society and robbing people with dangerous weapons. The defendants were Devis Qudus, 25, Ismailia Jamiu, 23, Rafiu Shodipo, 33, Wasiu Kareem, 33, Kabiru Oduloye, 39, Ademola

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How armed robbery caused auto crash on Iponri-Ijora bridge

A woman, Titilope Adelabu, has taken to Twitter to recount how an armed robbery operation on Iponri-Ijora caused an accident. According to her, the unfortunate incident happened around 7:00am today, Tuesday, February 5, 2019, when the morning rush was gaining momentum. Recall that InsideMainland had earlier reported the spike in traffic robbery along Iponri, Surulere, Barracks

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Commuters lament spike in robbery incidents along Ikorodu road

Commuters along the Ketu-Ikorodu Expressway, Lagos Mainland, have decried the high crime rates and robbery attacks in the area, urging security operatives to be alive to their responsibilities by guaranteeing the security of lives and property of citizens. In recent time, Ketu, Owode to Ikorodu road, have become notorious for nefarious activities

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40 armed robbers strike in Ajegunle

Suspected armed robbers have allegedly shot a commercial motorcycle rider to death in the Ajegunle, Lagos Mainland, in an incident which has thrown residents of the community into jitters. According to reports, the armed robbers, numbering about 40, were reportedly walking along Baale Street, where they saw the man identified as Felix Esepe, buying some items before one of

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