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Extortion: Group lauds Lagos CP for prompt arrest of five policemen

by Paul Agada A civil society organization, Rule of Law and Accountability Advocacy Centre (RULAAC), has commended the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu for ensuring the quick arrest of five policemen who robbed a certain Mr Kareem Damilari Jamiu. In a statement issued by the Executive Director of RULAAC, Mr Okechukwu Nwanguma, RULAAC lauded the

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#Unilag: What we learnt as Twitter reacts to leaked Sex tape

by Paul Agada The ‘streets’ of Twitter was thrown into uproar following two sex tapes that hit the timelines, eliciting reactions from various users of the microblogging platform. It is alleged that one of the clips that emerged involved two students of the University of Lagos, Yaba, Lagos Mainland, although no evidence exists to back up such allegation. Information reaching us at

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The Migrant Corner: Experts call for human-interest reporting on migration

Media practitioners have been urged to report migration developments from a humanitarian angle to improve public understanding of migration realities. The call was made by the Coordinator of The Migrant Project Nigeria, Clare Henshaw, on Monday while receiving members of the Journalists International Forum for Migration (JIFORM) in Lagos. The Migrant Project is one of the

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Traffic robber swallows lady’s wedding ring in Oshodi

Wonders they say shall never end. Such is the recent robbery case in Oshodi, Lagos Mainland, where a traffic robber swallowed his victim’s wedding ring after threatening to kill her in the axis following the robbery. According to the Police, the suspect alongside his accomplices, were arrested on Friday, June 14, 2019, by the operatives of

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Check out when the new BRT buses will commence operations

Following months of anticipation by residents on when the new BRT buses will commence operations, the Lagos State Government has announced that it is set to roll out 820 medium and high capacity buses under its public transportation Bus Reform Initiative to meet the yearnings of its residents. The State Commissioner for Transportation, Mr. Ladi Lawanson

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‘You gave birth to me out of rape’ – Comedienne, Helen Paul writes as she dedicates her PhD to her mum

Popular comedienne, Helen Paul who bagged a PhD in Theater Arts from the University of Lagos (UNILAG), on Thursday April 4, 2019, has taken to social media to dedicate her recent success to her loving mum. In a post shared via her official Instagram page, the comedian cum thespian raised a few eyebrows after she revealed

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How eight boys gang-raped me, UNILAG teenage student reveals

A 19-year-old student of the of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) yesterday told an Ikeja Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court how five students of the institution gang-raped her and video-recorded it to blackmail her. The court later remanded five of the accused for allegedly assaulting and gang-raping the girl (name withheld). The accused, Moboluwaji Omowole (19), Chuka

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Lagos Mainland based Tech firm, Andela Get $100m Investment from US Company

A Lagos Mainland tech hub, Andela, has announced it has raised a $100m investment led by Generation Investment Management, one of the most successful investment management firms in the world. The partnership with the company  co-founded by former American Vice President, Al Gore, will help Andela to continue building the infrastructure for the future of distributed work

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