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Aluminum fabricator sentenced to death for attempted murder, armed robbery

A Lagos High Court in Igbosere on Monday sentenced an aluminum fabricator, Akeem Lawal, to death by hanging for attempted murder and armed robbery.

Lagos residents want federal government to revoke Ikeja Electric’s licence over power outage

Dissatisfied with the services of Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (Ikeja Electric), residents of Gowon Estate near Egbeda, a Lagos suburb, have called on the Federal Government to withdraw the licence of the company.
Kadima Useni

Lagos CP sacks drunken policeman, orders ban of beer parlours in police barracks

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, has dismissed a policeman who got drunk and had his video going viral on social media.

Ikeja Electric customers fret over prepaid meters, billings

For some consumers under the Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company, IKEDC, this may not be the best of times for them as days without lights, crazy bills and endless antics on supply of prepaid meters have become new normal.

Two men allegedly impersonate EFCC staffers, bolt with N800,000

Two men, who allegedly impersonated the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) staffers and stole N800,000, were on Tuesday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

Ikeja Electric commences distribution of 850,000 prepaid meters

The management of Ikeja Electric says it has commenced distribution of over 850,000 prepaid meters to its consumers in its six business units in Lagos.
Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti

Lagos government alerts public of unauthorised enforcement officers

The Lagos State Government has urged members of the public to be wary of the activities of unauthorised law enforcement officers.

Winifred Oyo-Ita blames DisCos for power failures

The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, on Monday heaped the blame for persistent power failures in homes across the country on the electricity distribution companies.

Power supply: TCN inaugurates 100MVA transformer

The management of Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), on Monday inaugurated 100 MVA transformer at Alimosho substation, Lagos to boost electricity supply to residents within Ikeja Disco.

Police arrest 27 suspects, recover arms in Lagos

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested 27 suspects for various crimes in the state.

NUJ visits journalists whose wife had quadruplets in Lagos

The Lagos State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Saturday promised to rally support for the set of quadruplets born to Mr and Mrs Peter Ejiofor.

Uncaring parents’ll be prosecuted – IGP Ibrahim Idris

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, says failure by parents to cater to their children is an offence.

NCC clamps down on 3 telecom companies

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said on Wednesday that it has clamped down on three companies for operating illegally in the country’s telecommunications market.

Lagos unveils roadmap to fix potholes, tackle flooding

The Lagos State Government yesterday unveiled its roadmap targeted at maintaining and rehabilitating roads across the state as well as comprehensive drainage maintenance and flood control programme between August and December 2017.

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NCAA to demolish over 7,000 telecommunication masts

Over 7,000 telecommunication masts and towers belonging to Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) providers erected nationwide may soon be pulled down by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).
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Osun guber: Appeal court to hear Governor Oyetola, APC’s suit on Wednesday

The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal has fixed Wednesday for the hearing of the appeal filed by the Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, and the All Progressives Congress (APC), against the judgment of the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal.
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Gunmen abduct permanent secretary’s wives in Taraba

Unknown gunmen have abducted two wives of permanent secretary in Taraba state deputy governor’s office.

Lawyers: Stringent bail conditions responsible for prison congestion

Some lawyers in Lagos on Tuesday attributed prison congestion in the country to the inability of defendants to perfect stringent bail conditions.
Delta Sports Commission boss, Tonobok Okowa has confirmed that the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba will host another game of the Super Eagles in June during the next FIFA free window for international friendly games.

AFCON: NFF asks match agent to get top North African team for friendly with...

The Nigeria Football Federation has ordered its official match agent, Euro Datasports, to secure a top North African nation for a friendly with the Super Eagles as part of Rohr’s preparation plans.