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Auto dealer charged with perversion of justice

A 48-year-old auto dealer, Semiu Abiodun, who failed to produce the person he stood surety for, was on Wednesday arraigned in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

Lagos residents donate vehicles to police

Residents of Ikeja GRA in Lagos on Thursday donated two Toyota Hilux vehicles to the police for effective patrol of the area.

Retired civil servant arrested for raping 15-year old daughter for three years

A 52-year-old retired civil servant, Paul Akpederi, is cooling his heels in a Lagos police cell after eating the forbidden fruit.

Automobile, technicians seek support of Lagos govt

The Nigeria Automobile Technicians Association (NATA), on Thursday appealed to the Lagos government to allocate land for its members to build workshops across the state.

Electricity consumers in Ikorodu decry high bills

Some electricity consumers living around Odogunyan Military Barracks in Ikorodu have condemned the high electricity charges they received in August and September.

Operation Crocodile Smile: Nigerian Army arrests 40 in Lagos, Ogun

The Nigerian army says it arrested 40 suspects for various offences within Lagos and Ogun states during the Operation Crocodile Smile II.

Two traffic robbers arrested in Lagos

The duo of Moshood Olowu and Olasunkanmi Ogundipe, who allegedly robbed commuters in different parts of Lagos along with their accomplices now at large, have been arrested.

Police sergeant, retired ASP arrested for alleged robbery in Lagos hotel

A police sergeant serving at the Oworo Police Division, Lagos State, Yakubu Aiyegba, and a retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Obosa Augustine, have been arrested for alleged robbery.

Police sergeant drowns in Lagos boat accident, 19 rescued

A police sergeant, Mary Adesoba, attached to the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos, lost her life on Tuesday after a boat capsized on the Third Mainland Bridge waterways.

Two feared dead as boat capsizes in Lagos

Two persons were said to have died when a boat capsized in Lagos in the early hours of Tuesday.

Commuters seek urgent rehabilitation of Ogijo-Ikorodu road in Lagos

Commuters plying the Ogijo-Ikorodu road in Lagos have called for the immediate rehabilitation of the dilapidated road.

How we stopped Badoo killings in Ikorodu – Assemblyman

A Lagos assemblymen, Mr Sanai Agunbiade, on Friday recounted how he mobilised various stakeholders in ending ritual killings in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

Judge urges religious leaders to preach more against wife battering

The President of the Ijede Customary Court in Ikorodu, Mrs Omolara Abiola, on Friday urged religious leaders to intensify prayer, against wife battering and other forms of maltreatment against women.

Lagos taskforce arrests suspected cult leader, others

Operatives of the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit have arrested a 28-year-old man said to be the leader of a cult terrorising residents of the Iyana Ipaja area of the state.

Nursing mother arrested for setting 10-year-old ablaze

One Gift Igwe, a nursing mother, has been arrested by policemen from the Igbogbo division, for setting her husband’s brother ablaze at her home at Adenugba Street, Agunfoye, Ikorodu, Lagos.

Lagos completes removal of dilapidated Fadeyi pedestrian bridge

The Lagos State Government has completed the removal of the dilapidated and disused steel pedestrian bridge at Fadeyi Bus Stop along Ikorodu Road.

Lagos completes removal of dilapidated Fadeyi pedestrian bridge

The Lagos State Government has completed the removal of the dilapidated and disused steel pedestrian bridge at Fadeyi Bus Stop along Ikorodu Road.

Apapa gridlocks will soon be over – FRSC

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said that the perennial gridlocks in Apapa area which had spread to other parts of Lagos would soon be a thing of the past.

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