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Billionaire businesswomam, Folorunsho Alakija, pictured anointing church members in Surulere

Nigerian billionaire businesswoman, Folorunso Alakija was pictured anointing her church members during an 'anointing service' held on Tuesday, September 15, at the Rose of Sharon Glorious Ministry International in Surulere, Lagos. Mrs Alakija, who is regarded as one of the richest black women in the world, founded the interdenominational ministry in

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Surulere communities beg EKEDP on social media after 7-day blackout

A Twitter user who identifies as @paskael has pleaded with the Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EDEDP) to see to why some communities in Surulere have been experiencing a power blackout for over a week. The affected communities according to @paskael are Ajijedidun, Prophet Amoo and Iseyin, all around Ijesha in Surulere.

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Flood in Surulere

17-year old girl swept away in Surulere

A 17-year-old girl, simply identified as Ayisat, has gone missing after she was allegedly swept away by a flood in Lagos. The flood, resulting from the heavy downpour in Lagos on Monday, June 22, swept the teenager away in Surulere. A statement by the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), said the unfortunate

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13 medical workers infected with COVID-19

13 Lagos medical workers exposed to dead COVID-19 patient —Abayomi

13 medical workers at the Randle General Hospital, Surulere, Lagos may have been exposed to a COVID-19 patient who died at the medical facility. The medical workers, including doctors, were scheduled to be tested for the virus by a team from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday. In an

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Two men faces court charges for allegedly spitting on a police officer

by Alli Mustapha Kabiru Sadiku; 32 and Kehinde Junaid; 37, that allegedly spat on a police officer while performing his lawful duty, on Thursday appeared in a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Surulere, Lagos.  The defendants, who reside in the Surulere area of Lagos, are charged with two counts of conspiracy and assault.  They,

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UPDATE: One confirmed dead as Police restores normalcy to troubled Surulere community

by Leslie Jacks Following the clash between rival cult members earlier today, Monday, December 16, 2019, in Surulere, Lagos Mainland, the Lagos State Government, has announced that normalcy has since returned to the community. The development was announced by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Information & Strategy, Mr. Lanre Oguntoyinbo was on the scene to

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Why LASG shut popular ‘Big Boss’ Supermarket

by Oluwasaye Rachael The Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency (LASCOPA) has closed a supermarket known as Big Boss, over the sales of expired products to unsuspicious residents of the state. The Public Affairs Officer, LASCOPA, Mr. Segun Ogunleye disclosed that the General Manager of the agency, Kemi Olugbode, during the operation said the supermarket located on Ogunlana

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