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Church donates school materials to 20,000 children

Sam Adeyemi, senior pastor at Daystar Christian Centre Lagos, says the value of any church is measured by its impact on the society where it exists.

No expatriate kidnapped by Badoo members in Lagos – CP

The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, on Wednesday debunked reports making the rounds about the alleged kidnap of an expatriate in Ikorodu area of Lagos state.

Lagos gets new police commissioner

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has appointed, Imohimi Edgar, as the new Commissioner of Police in-charge-of the Lagos State Command, following Edgar’s recent promotion to by the Police Service Commission.

Cultists targeted Muslim students in LASPOTECH attack – MSSN

The President of the Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN) Lagos State branch, Dr. Saheed Ashafa, has lamented the attack on a hostel predominantly occupied by male Muslim students in the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu.

Suspected Badoo cult member arraigned for attempted murder in church

A 28-year-old suspected Badoo cult member, Ahmed Adeleke, who allegedly attempted to kill a teenage girl with a grindstone like object in an Ikorodu church, was on Monday brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos.

Lagos court remands three over alleged kidnap of two Filipinos

Three men were on Monday remanded in prison on the orders of an Ebute-Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly kidnapping two Filipinos.

Seadogs take Lassa fever campaign to Lagos streets

The organisation distributed leaflets to members of the public and staged Health talks with market men and women on the importance of self hygiene and making sure their house are rodents free as these are the carriers of the dreaded virus.

Minister commends Nigerian entrepreneurs abroad

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, has eulogised the dynamic ways Nigerian entrepreneurs abroad impact positively on their host countries.

Lagos monarch urges youths to embrace farming

Chief Bolanle Ogundara, Olotu of Ereko-Elepete, a monarch in Ikorodu, Lagos, on Tuesday urged youths to embrace farming so as to ensure the success of the Federal Government Agriculture Policy.

Woman allegedly kills husband in Lagos

An auxiliary nurse, Mrs. Folashade Idoko, has been accused of stabbing her husband to death in Lagos.

Man to pay N.5m bail for allegedly defiling six-year-old girl

A 40-year-old man, Ademola Ogunlana, was on Monday arraigned in a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly defiling a six-year-old girl.

Hate speeches, part of clamour for restructuring – Gani Adams

The national coordinator of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), Chief Gani Adams, has attributed the different hate speeches across the country to the yearnings of Nigerians for the urgent restructuring of the country.

Nine local govts risk being submerged in Lagos – NSE

The Lagos State Government must intensify its flood management efforts so that communities in Epe, Eti-Osa, Amuwo Odofin, Ojo, Kosofe, Lagos Island, Apapa, Ibeju-Lekki and Ikorodu Local Governments would not be submerged.

Lagos police nab man with human head

The police in Lagos have arrested a man found with a decomposing woman human head at Imota, near Ikorodu, the newsmen report.

Herbalist nabbed for holding Filipinos, Indian captive for three months

Detectives attached to the Lagos State Police Command have rescued two Filipinos and an Indian from their abductors after three months.

Driver plots boss’ kidnap, suspects collect N4m ransom

A driver, Yinka Adebanjo, has confessed to orchestrating the kidnap of his bosses in the Odogunyan, Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

Lassa fever: Lagos places 22 more persons under surveillance

The fresh 22 were persons from Ikorodu who had contact with the index case and are currently under close observation, the Director of Disease Control, Lagos State Ministry of Health, Dr. Eniola Eniosho, said.

Three more LUTH workers test positive for Lassa fever

Three health workers, out of the 100 that had contact with a pregnant woman who died of Lassa fever at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, have tested positive for the infection.

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