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IN SURULERE: Shock grips residents as houseboy stabs employer to death two days after employment

A 22-year-year old houseboy, Joseph Ogbu, has been arrested by the police for stabbing his employer, Oreoluwa John, to death and her 89-year-old mother, Adejoke John, only two days after he was employed by the deceased. It was learnt that the incident occurred between 2am and 3am in the home of the victims

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IN AGUDA: Police arrest five suspects in Surulere gang war

In the aftermath of the gang war that rocked Aguda community in Surulere, Lagos Mainland over the weekend, the operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested five suspects in connection with the clash. According to Command’s spokesperson, DSP Bala Elkana, the suspects were arrested after a distress call was placed to the police. He said; “On April

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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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