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More woes for Mainlanders as terrifying trucks return to bridges, highways

Last week Friday, ahead of President Buhari’s campaign rally in Lagos, Mainlanders woke up to the shocking disappearance of the articulated trucks from the Eko Bridge which have caused nightmarish gridlock for commuters. Like magic, the trucks which seemed destined to be permanently on the bridges vanished because the President was

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Exclusive: Inside the Surulere community terrorized by armed robbers

In the aftermath of InsideMainland’s report on the robbery activities threatening the continuous existence of Sologun community in Surulere and how residents have fled the area in droves, it appears there is light at the end of the dark tunnel. InsideMainland independently gathered from sources in the community that a robbery gang comprising nine tough looking

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Here’s what transpired at the APC Presidential Rally in Surulere

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured President Muhammadu Buhari that residents in Lagos would troop out enmasse on February 16 and deliver the State to him and other National Assembly candidates of the All Progressive Congress (APC). The Governor, who spoke at the APC Presidential Mega Rally, held at the Teslim Balogun Stadium

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IN SURULERE: Again, another resident dies of electrocution from fallen electric cable

Weeks after the sad death of a resident of Ikorodu community, Muibat Odubote following burns sustained from a fallen electric cable, another victim has died of the same fate in Surulere community, Lagos Mainland. According to reports, the victim, Fausat Amole died after she got electrocuted by a high tension wire that fell

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SOS! More residents flee Surulere as robbery attacks escalate

Months after InsideMainland reported the plight of residents of Sologun Street in Aguda, Surulere, Lagos Mainland, and how they live in fear due to spike in armed robbery in the area, the situation has gotten worse with more residents now fleeing their homes. Recall that in August 2018, InsideMainland reported how notorious bandits barged into people’s homes

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Mainlanders react as Femi Gbaja stages surprise visit to homes in Surulere

Ahead of the yuletide celebrations, Surulere Federal lawmaker, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila who recently returned to his constituency after the break by the National Assembly commenced a surprise visit to homes of some of his constituents over the weekend. During the visits, Hon. Gbaja flanked by another lawmaker in the community, Hon.

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Lagos Assembly condemn increase in armed robbery cases

The Lagos State House of Assembly has condemned the increasing rate of armed robbers on Lagos roads, especially in traffic jams. In a bid to tackle the menace and protect lives of citizens during and after the yuletide season, the legislators agreed that undercover police officers be posted all over the

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#MainlandSports: Top sports personalities to storm Surulere next Monday; Check out the details

Top sports personalities including influential figures and other government functionaries will storm the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall, Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos Mainland, on Monday, December 3, 2018. The proposed visit is ahead of the formal inauguration of the 40 Boards of Sports Associations in Lagos State. InsideMainland gathered that the

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