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Obanikoro & Other PDP Bigwigs will be Joining us Soon – APC Chieftain

Musiliu Obanikoro The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos, Henry Ajomale on Wednesday said the party is stepping up arrangements to welcome a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Minister of State, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro into its fold in a matter of weeks. Ajomale,who gave …

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2 Persons Reported Dead after Uncompleted Building Collapsed in Lekki

A part of an uncompleted building at NICON Town Estate collapsed on Thursday afternoon in Lekki, Lagos. Social media reports state that 2 persons died in the accident. According to Premium Times, an official of the Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) said there were “casualties”. Living & Celebrating the African …

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Lagos Orders Sealing of Dr Tony Rapu’s Church “This Present House” over Violation of Building Regulations

Tony Rapu The Lagos State Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development has ordered the sealing off of This Present House (TPH) also known as “The Dome,” a Church located in the Lekki area of the State and headed by popular preacher Dr. Tony Rapu. Constructing the building contravened the Lagos …

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Truck Driver Allegedly Diverts 600 Bags of Flour before Disassembling Vehicle for Sale on his First Day of Work

Garuba Lawal. Photo Credit: RRS Lagos One Garuba Lawal, a truck driver has been arrested by Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly conniving with three other persons to divert his company’s 600 bags of flour before disassembling the truck for sale. The Kwara …

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5 Soldiers, 2 Police Officers Killed during Militant Attack in Lagos

Illustrative Photo No fewer than five policemen and two soldiers, including an army captain were killed by suspected militants early Sunday morning in Ikorodu Area of Lagos. Sources told NAN that the bodies of the victims had been removed. The slain Captain was simply identified as Muhammad. There has been …

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“I can use my head to remove anything from your body” – Suspected Pickpocket

Dayo Skippo. Photo Credit: RRS Lagos A suspected pickpocket identified as Dayo Skippo has been arrested by operatives of Rapid Response Squad, (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command. Dayo, after he was arrested in Ikeja, told the RRS decoy team during interrogation that he has been a pickpocket for a …

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Third Mainland Bridge Suicide: Dr. Orji Allwell’s Corpse Recovered from Lagoon

Dr. Orji Allwell’s car after the incident. Photo Credit: Pulse The Lagos State Police Commissioner Fatai Owoseni has said that the body of Dr. Orji Allwell, who jumped off Third Mainland Bridge into the Lagoon on Sunday, March 19, has been recovered. According to Channels TV, Owoseni said his corpse …

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Fire razes Makoko community in Lagos

Makoko community in Lagos recorded a fresh fire outbreak on Sunday evening. Instagram user Faith (@fabreke) posted a video of the burning shanties at about 6.35PM today. She wrote: Just saw this on my way to work on 3rd mainland bridge, had to stop to get this on video. Time …

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Lagos Estate & Street Residents at Loggerheads over Construction of Fence in the Middle of the Road | WATCH

Residents of Peninsula Estate and Engr. Ehizhokale John Street in the Sangotedo area of Lagos State are at loggerheads after the Estate erected a fence, blocking the major road to the street in defence of what they call private infrastructure. The residents of the street are lamenting the action as …

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Lagos Pastor in Court for Allegedly Assaulting Worshippers During Service

A 56-year-old pastor, Jones Nwaeze, was on Friday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ court in Lagos for allegedly chasing worshippers with sticks and threatening to burn down his church. Nwaeze, a resident of Oba Akinjobi Road, Ikeja, Lagos, is being tried for breach of peace and assault before Magistrate Y.O. Ekogbule. …

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