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Police: Missing boy was found dead inside woman’s deep freezer

The police in Lagos State on Friday arrested a woman in whose deep freezer, the dead body of a six-year-old boy was allegedly found at Alapere in Ketu, area of the State.

Two docked over alleged cultism, unlawful possession of firearms

The police in Lagos on Monday, arraigned two men, Ifeanyi Owoh, 23, and Idris Pedro, 32, before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates ‘ Court, charged with unlawful possession of firearm and membership of a secret cult.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says it is the turn of Lagos State to benefit from the Federal Government after being in opposition for 16 years.

VP Osinbajo: Future of Lagos brighter with President Buhari

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says it is the turn of Lagos State to benefit from the Federal Government after being in opposition for 16 years.
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Monday said that it would clamp down on motorists with either fake or expired driver’s licence

Driver docked over alleged abduction of female FRSC officer

A 32-year-old man, Ogunleye Oluwafemi, who allegedly abducted a female Road Safety Corps officer while performing her duty, was on Tuesday docked before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Civil servant gets N500,000 bail over alleged visa scam

An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday granted a 31-year-old civil servant, Rufus Okon, N500,000 bail, after pleading not guilty to a case of alleged N1.9 million Visa scam.
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Police intercept suspected cultists, kill one in Lagos

According to a statement released by the Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Chike Oti, police has been given a tip-off about the activity of the cultists, who had earlier killed one Sylvester Chikwendu, 32, suspected to be a rival cult member at Alapere.

Landlady in court over alleged assault on lawyer

A 45-year-old landlady, Grace Okoro, was on Tuesday arraigned in an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, over alleged assault on a legal practitioner.

Man arrested, docked for being in possession of toy gun

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Tuesday admitted Okeke Ifeanyi to a N100,000 bail, on a charge of conspiracy and possession of toy gun and other dangerous weapons.

Applicant remanded in prison for allegedly impregnating 12-year-old girl

An Ogudu Magistrates Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the remand in Ikoyi Prison of an unemployed, John Owika, for allegedly impregnating a 12-year-old girl.

Applicant remanded in prison for impregnating 12-year-old girl

An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, on Monday, ordered the remand at Ikoyi prison of an unemployed, John Owika, for allegedly impregnating a 12-year-old girl.

Police arrest 21 persons over killing in Lagos

The police in Lagos have arrested 21 persons over the killing of a man at Alapere-Ketu, following a clash by two cult groups.

One killed in Lagos cult clash

A deadly clash by two rival cult groups has resulted to the death of an unidentified man at Alapere in Ketu, near Lagos.

June 12: Governor Ambode unveils 46-feet statue of MKO Abiola

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday unveiled a 46-feet statue of Nigeria’s symbol of democracy and adjudged winner of the June 12, 1993 Presidential Election, Bashorun Moshood Kasimawo Olawale Abiola.

Policeman beaten coma for shooting man in Lagos

A police officer was weekend beaten to a state of coma by a mob , after he shot a man in the head, during an altercation at Alapere, Mile 12 area of Lagos.

Governor Ambode: We’ll continue to judiciously utilise tax payers’ money

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday commissioned the Alapere Road and junction improvement works in Agboyi Ketu area of the State, with an assurance that his administration will continue to judiciously put the monies paid by tax payers to good use.

LASTMA announces traffic diversion for Lagos City Marathon

As part of efforts to ensure a hitch-free Lagos City Marathon scheduled to take place on Saturday, 10th February 2018, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has announced traffic diversion on the affected routes during the race.

10-year-old boy crushed to death during football match

A 10-year-old boy has lost his life in an accident at the Olopomeji end of the Oworonshoki Expressway, Lagos State, during a football match at a recreation ground near the road.

I’ll dismiss any policeman involved in cultism – Lagos CP

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP, Imohimi Edgal, yesterday, warned that any policeman caught in unprofessional acts, especially cultism would be dismissed from the Nigeria Police Force, NPF.

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Man docked for cultism, possession of firearm

The Police in Lagos on Tuesday docked a man, Toheeb Olapade, 26, at an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court, with charges of unlawful possession of a firearm and being a member of a secret cult.

Expert: Regular medical checkup critical to prevention of depression

A Nursing Expert, Mrs Victoria Opakunle, says regular medical checkup is critical to the prevention of depression, a mental disorder that can lead to mental illness and even suicide.

Two women in court over kidnapping of a three-year-old girl

The police on Tuesday arraigned Mercy Sampson and Stella Madueke, in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly kidnapping a three-year-old girl from a church.