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2019: PDP to field 14 female, 2 male candidates in Lagos East – chieftain

The Leader of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the Lagos East Senatorial District, Mr Taiwo Benedict, on Thursday said the party was presenting 16 candidates for the various seats in the zone in the 2019 general elections.

Man beheads neighbour’s son to raise money for naming ceremony

Kayode Makinde, a wielder residing in Shapati town, Ibeju-Lekki Local Government Area of Lagos State, has been plunged into shock after his 14-year-old son was beheaded by his neighbour, who wanted to raise money for his new born baby’s naming ceremony.
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Two teenage brothers arrested with human head

Lagos State Police Command has arrested two teenage brothers allegedly in possession of fresh human head along Ajah-Epe Expressway.

Abiodun Oyefusi: Jimi Agbaje will win Lagos for PDP

The Lagos East Senatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Princess Abiodun Oyefusi, says the party will dislodge the All Progressives Congress (APC) to win the state in 2019.

Lagos guber: Muyiwa Fafowora emerges ADC candidate

Muyiwa Fafowora has emerged as the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress in Lagos State through a consensus party primary.

Bode George framed me for murder – Lagos PDP chair

Chairman of the Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Hon. Moshood Salvador, has accused a former deputy national chairman of the party, Chief Bode George, of complicity in his arrest and detention over the murder of the chairman of the party in Apapa Local Government, Mr. Adeniyi Aborishade in July, an allegation George has denied.

Lagos government arraigns 50 suspects over vandalisation of government equipment

The Lagos States Government on Thursday arraigned 50 suspects before Chief Magistrate Bola Osunsanmi of Court 4, Ikeja Magisterial District over attack and vandalization of government equipment (caterpillar) around Idansan Village, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos State.

Governor Ambode approves recruitment of 2,200 teachers for primary, secondary schools

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday approved the recruitment of additional 1,200 teachers for the Junior and Senior Secondary schools in the State.

Visa: Woman allegedly swindles client of N1.5 million

A 48-year-old woman, Blessing Chidi, was on Friday brought before an Epe Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly swindling a client of N1.5 million under false pretenses.

Governor Ambode: Federal government must revive ports, oil pipelines in other states to save...

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, on Tuesday, tasked the Federal Government to do everything within its powers to revive existing Ports in other states of the federation so as to bring about permanent solution to the perennial traffic congestion in Apapa axis of the State.

Moshood Salvador: Why Lagos PDP meeting ended in violence

The chairman of the Peoples’ Democratic Party in Lagos State, Moshood Salvador, has distanced himself from the deadly violence that rocked the party in Eti-Osa local council last Saturday.

Doctor arraigned for allegedly slapping nurse

A 35-year-old medical doctor, Emmanuel Okolo, who allegedly slapped a nurse working in his hospital, was on Thursday brought before an Epe Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State.

Governor Ambode gives N500 million grant to 275 community associations to complete projects

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday doled out N500 million as grant to 275 Community Development Associations to enable them complete their ongoing self help projects.
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Governor Ambode: Export inflow at LFZ to hit $6b by 2020

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday said the export inflow at the Lekki Free Zone in Ibeju Lekki area of the State is projected to hit over $6 billion (about N2.159 trillion) by 2020, adding that it was time for Nigeria to develop sustainable roadmap to rev up export with particular focus on multi-sector products far beyond oil.

Governor Ambode: Export inflow at LFZ to hit $6 billion by 2020

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, on Thursday, said the export inflow at the Lekki Free Zone (LFZ) in Ibeju Lekki area of the state is projected to hit over $6billion (about N2.159trillion) by 2020, saying it was time for Nigeria to develop sustainable roadmap to rev up export with particular focus on multi-sector products far beyond oil.

Police sergeant arraigned for alleged murder

An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Monday remanded a police sergeant, Ishaya Inusa, at the Ikoyi Prisons for the alleged murder of a civilian.

Farmer jailed for stealing chicken, eggs

For stealing chickens and eggs from his neighbor’s poultry, a 31-year-old farmer, Samuel Asam, is to spend the next two months in prison.

Court strikes out N10m fraud suit against lawyer

A chief magistrate’s court, Igbosere, Lagos, has struck out a N10 million fraud suit brought by the Police against a Lagos-based lawyer, Mr. Francis Azuh.

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