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Worried about the arrest of ‘Okada’ and ‘Marwa’ operators in Yaba, Jibowu, others? See why here

In recent times, the operations of riders of motorcycles and tricycles better known as ‘Okada’ and ‘Keke Marwa’ in Lagos Mainland have been restricted to certain routes and inner streets in the communities they operate. This is as a result of the rapid developments across these Lagos Mainland communities and the

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How Lagos PDP elected new leaders amidst criticisms

The Lagos Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has elected as its Chairman, Moshood Salvador, a factional Chairman of the chapter. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Salvador and other executives of the chapter were elected at a closed-door congress held at the King Seliat Hotel, Jibowu, Yaba, Lagos

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Shocking! Man forces Otapiapia down wife’s throat in Oworoshoki

A 28 year old banker, Olaoluwa Adejo has been arrested by the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba, Lagos Mainland, for the murder of his wife identified as Maureen Adejo. It was learnt that Olaoluwa tortured the 28 year old wife and a mother of three with machete and belt

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87 year old woman remanded in Yaba ‘custody’ for this amusing reason

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos Mainland yesterday, Thursday, November 16, 2017, convicted an 87-year-old woman, Agbomabiwon Maria Seriki, for dealing in 10.3 kilogrammes of Cannabis Sativa. However, the Presiding judge, Hadizat Shagari ordered that the convict should be remanded at the Lagos State Old Peoples’ Home, Yaba, pending when

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Shocking reason why YABATECH graduate committed suicide

The entire Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH), Lagos Mainland, was thrown into mourning after a student of the institution, Oluwamuyiwa Oluwagbemileke, aka Spartacus, took his own life. The incident occurred barely two weeks to the commencement of his National Youth Service. According to Punch Metro, the 27-year-old graduate of Electrical Engineering

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We are help mates, we must care for our family, Ambode’s wife tells women in Ikeja

The Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO) held press brief today October 10, 2017 at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa, Ikeja ahead of the 2017 edition of National Women Conference organised by COWLSO. While addressing the journalists, the Chairperson COWLSO and Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Mrs

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How LASG plans to tackle traffic congestion in the state

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed at ensuring seamless connectivity within the State. The State Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr Ade Akinsanya, who disclosed this in a

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Police apprehends owner of Yaba shrine over murder of toddler

Three months after a kidnapped four-year-old girl was allegedly used as sacrifice in Iwaya, Yaba, Lagos Mainland, security operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested the owner of the shrine. The suspect, Olalekan Olastise who resides in Ikorodu community reportedly fled the area after news of the killing became

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Drain cover on Commercial Avenue – Yaba set to implode – See photos

Months after the Lagos State Government concluded works on the Chapel Street drain and Aje collector drainage system along popular Commercial Avenue end of Yaba, Lagos Mainland, the just commissioned road is falling apart. Presently, the drain cover linking three canals across Commercial Avenue/Raymond Street and Aje Street/Industrial Avenue is damaged

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Happening Now: Two injured as military personnel fires sporadic shots at Tejuosho – Yaba market

Not less than two persons suffered varying degrees of injuries moments ago at the usually busy Tejuosho end of Yaba, Lagos Mainland, after a military officer fired sporadic shots into the air in the market. An eye witness who spoke to InsideMainland disclosed that the officer shot into the air while

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