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Elections: Heavy security, restriction of movement effective in Lagos

Heavy security and restriction of movement were noticed in parts of Lagos state on Saturday as residents of the state prepare for the conduct of the Governorship and the State Assembly elections.

No bus driver killed by policeman in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command yesterday denied its operatives shot a commercial bus driver dead at Ayobo on Friday.

Police: No policeman killed bus driver in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command on Saturday denied its operatives shot a commercial bus driver dead at Ayobo on Friday.
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Police arrest killer armed robbers in Lagos

The police in Lagos on Sunday said they arrested three suspected armed robbers who were part of a gang that robbed several homes in the Iyana Ipaja area.
The Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Mr Jide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday said he chose Dr Obafemi Hamzat as his running mate because he would make a capable deputy.

Femi Hamzat urges APC members to bury PDP with your votes

Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, All Progressives Congress Deputy Governorship Candidate in Lagos State, has cautioned members of the party in the state, especially in Alimosho not to be complacent with the notion that People’s Democratic Party (PDP), the main opposition party in the state is totally dead.
Operatives of the Department of State Services on Monday rescued an American, Tawanda Lynn Jackson, who was held hostage by one Mathew Adedoyin, her acquaintance whom she had met on social media.

DSS, soldiers rescue American allegedly abducted, raped by social media friend in Lagos

Operatives of the Department of State Services on Monday rescued an American, Tawanda Lynn Jackson, who was held hostage by one Mathew Adedoyin, her acquaintance whom she had met on social media.

Court remands security guard over alleged theft of 10 laptops, 2 cell phones

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered that a 37-year-old security guard, Adelanwa Adisa, been remanded in Kirikiri Prison, for allegedly stealing 10 laptops and two cell phones, valued at N2. 5 million.
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Police rescue girl locked up in toilet by her boss

Operatives of the gender squad of the Lagos State police command at the weekend rescued a 14-year-old housemaid who was locked up in a toilet in an apartment at Baruwa Estate, Ipaja.

Teacher in court for alleged threat to life

A 40-year-old teacher, Funmilola Orimola, on Thursday, appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for alleged threat to life.

Father’s Day: Cleric wants fathers to be responsible

Pastor Fred Odekhian of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Court of His Majesty, on Sunday, advised fathers to live responsibly and shun divorce in order to raise morally upright children.

Court remands teenager for defiling four-year-old sister

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Friday in Lagos, remanded a 16-year-old teenager (name withheld), at a correctional home for defiling his four-year-old sister.

Commotion in Ifako-Ijaiye, Agege as APC holds local government congresses in Lagos

The All Progressives Congress (APC) congress in Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos State on Saturday ended abruptly as delegates rowdily disagreed on the election of some candidates.

Ekiti APC Primary: I have no anointed candidate – Asiwaju Tinubu

As aspirants slugged it out for the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship ticket in the party’s primary election in Ekiti on Saturday, APC National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu said in Lagos that he had no anointed candidate.

Teenager remanded in prison for stealing car battery

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday, ordered the remand in Kirikiri prision, of a 19- year-old boy for stealing a car battery valued at N25,000.

Governor Ambode promises more development in sub-urban communities

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday promised that his administration would continue to make every part of the state economically viable and liveable by opening up and developing sub-urban communities.

Governor Ambode promises more development in sub-urban communities

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday promised that his administration would continue to make every part of the state economically viable and liveable by opening up and developing sub-urban communities.

Stakeholders advocate early introduction of sex education in schools

Stakeholders in the education sector have called for the introduction of sex education for children in the primary and secondary schools.

Man in court for allegedly stealing microphones, speakers in churches

An unemployed man, Peter Adeoye, 28, who allegedly stole microphones and speakers valued at N325, 000 from two churches, on Friday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

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