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Obanikoro killings: Somolu LG boss reacts to bloody cult clash

In the aftermath of the bloody cult clash that rocked the Obanikoro and Somolu/Bariga ends of Lagos Mainland on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, leading to the death of three persons, the Executive Chairman of Somolu Local Government, Hon. Abdul Hammed Salawu, has called for peace and normalcy in the community

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Pandemonium as bloody cultist clash claims three in Obanikoro

Residents of Obanikoro, Onipanu, Somolu, Fadeyi and environs are currently gripped by fear following the killings of three notorious cultists in the community. According to a resident who craved anonymity, the killings have thrown residents into confusion as it involves a top cult leader Ibrahim Balogun better known as Small Jpron. “Presently,

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APC Committee orders rerun of Senatorial and House of Reps primaries in Lagos; See details

The National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has ordered a rerun of the primary elections for Senate and House of Representatives aspirants throughout Lagos State. The exercise has been rescheduled to hold today, Friday October 5, 2018. The development might be in connection to the illegalities, violence and mass

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Loud Whispers: Reuben Abati, Yemi Shodimu, Mudi, others honour Joseph Edgar in Lagos

Top Nigerian personalities, celebrities and entrepreneurs alike gathered yesterday, Sunday, July 29, 2018, for the book reading of Joseph Edgar’s recently released book, ‘Loud Whispers’. In attendance at the event were faces such as former Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Reuben Abati, ace entertainer, Yinka

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Shocking! Man allegedly electrocuted due to Ikeja Electric officials negligence in Somolu

A septuagenarian identified as AbdulRasheed AbdulQuadri has reportedly been electrocuted in Somolu community, Lagos Mainland, due to the alleged negligence of Ikeja Electricity Distribution company officials in the area. According to reports, the 72-year-old victim was electrocuted on Friday, July 13, 2018, while returning home from jumat service at the Central

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You won’t believe the area named as the noisiest community in Lagos

As residents across Lagos communities air their displeasure to the Lagos State Government at intervals on issues of noise pollution across the state, the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency, has rated Alimosho in Lagos Mainland as the area with the highest noise pollution in 2017. The General Manager, Lagos State Environmental

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Woman kidnaps children in Somolu, arrested in St Dominic’s church Yaba

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspect, Mary Henry, for allegedly abducting two children in Somolu, Lagos Mainland. The suspect, who resides on Akanni Street, Somolu, was apprehended by the Police at St. Dominic Church, Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba, Lagos Mainland. According to a report by Punch,

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Festival of colours as residents mark Good Friday carnival in Somolu

It was glitz and glam as the residents of Somolu community, Lagos Mainland, staged the 2018 edition of the annual Good Friday in the area yesterday, Friday, March 30, 2018. The annual carnival is celebrated by residents of the neighbourhood to usher in the annual Easter celebrations in the community with

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