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Court remands driver, friend over alleged theft of milk

A Tinubu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday remanded a truck driver, Adetayo Adelaja, 49, and his friend, Ishola Akinbobola, 57, in prison for allegedly stealing a container-load of Dano milk worth N25.5 million.
Federal Ministry of Works officials demolishing an illegal fence habouring social miscreants under Carter Bridge ramp in Lagos

Federal government begins illegal structures demolition under Lagos Bridges

The Federal Ministry of Works in Lagos State has begun demolition of illegal structures under bridges used as hideouts by miscreants and other illegal activities, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Pyrates takes PVCs collection campaign to Lagos streets

Ahead the expiration of the deadline for collection of Permanent Voters Card (PVC) fixed for August 31 by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Members of the National Association of Seadogs (Pyrates Confraternity) have taken the sensitisation awareness PVC collection to Lagos streets.

Man cries out as wife allegedly disappears with children

A retiree, Kolawole Olaniran, has accused his wife, Iyabode, of taking away his three children without his consent, adding that efforts to reunite with them have been abortive.

Dead baby found at refuse dump in Lagos

Emotions were raised on Thursday as passers-by placed curses on an unknown mother, who dumped her dead baby in a refuse dump site in Lagos.

Governor Ambode signs N1.046 trillion 2018 budget into law

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday, signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill of the State into law with a total budget size of N1,046,121,181,680.00.

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.

70-year old man allegedly rapes eight-year-old girl in Lagos

A 70-year-old man, Ilesanmi Akamo, was on Wednesday brought before an Ebute Meta chief Magistrates’ Court for the alleged rape of an eight-year-old girl.

Christmas hampers sellers decry low patronage in Lagos

Ahead of Christmas and New Year celebrations, hampers have flooded markets and shopping centres in Lagos, but dealers complain of low patronage.

Lagos diverts traffic for Olamide’s OLIC concert

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday announced the diversion of traffic for the hip-hop singer, Olamide’s annual Olamide Live in Concert fourth edition.

Man in court over alleged N6m brain-box theft

A 20-year-old man, Emeka Anumunu, who allegedly stole N6 million worth of customized car brain boxes, was on Friday brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court.

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ActionAid calls for adequate funding of agric extension services

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