Thursday, December 2, 2021

Lagos

November 29, 2021

Kidnap Trial: Evan’s co-defendant dies in custody

The death certificate, issued by Ajeromi General Hospital, Ajegunle and signed by Dr B.E. Salisu, indicated he also had complicated advanced HIV.

Chukwudimeme ‘Evans’ Onwuamadike
November 29, 2021

#EndSARS Panel: Sanwo-Olu lacks power to probe police, military, says Festus Keyamo

“Only the federal government…can control the conduct of policemen and the military. Lagos state cannot…legislate too regarding police matters and military.”

Festus Keyamo
November 28, 2021

We’ll use Badagry’s coconut to market Lagos economy, tourism: Govt

The Lagos state government wants to elevate the prominence of the coconut product to showcase the huge cultural heritage of the Badagry people to the world.

Photo of a Coconut plantation and Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu used to illustrate the story.
November 27, 2021

Lagos: FG to begin mass demolition in FESTAC

The Federal Housing Authority says it would soon begin demolition of buildings without approvals in FESTAC Town, Lagos.

FESTAC Town
November 25, 2021

Lagos is now Nigeria’s safest state: Police Commissioner

“Lagos is the safest state in Nigeria now,” said Mr Odumosu on Thursday.

Lagos Police Commissioner Hakeem Odumosu (Photo Credit: Adesina Mutiu)
November 25, 2021

Police arrest, arraign three for stealing foam

The defendants broke into the apartment through the ceiling and…stole one foam valued N16,000.

November 25, 2021

Driver in court for stealing carton of jewellery

Chibuzo Ayogu, has appeared at the Ojo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, for stealing one carton of jewelry worth N1.1 million.

November 24, 2021

Sanwo-Olu presents N1.388 trillion budget for 2022

The governor said the budget will deliver vital infrastructure projects in key sectors to energise and expand the growth of the state’s economy.

Sanwo-Olu presenting budget
November 24, 2021

You have case to answer over death of housemaid, judge tells couple

The couple denies the manslaughter, claiming the maid committed suicide by hanging herself in her bedroom.

Court room
November 24, 2021

Revenue Allocation Formula: Ganduje, Sanwo-Olu want special 1% for Kano, Lagos

Governors Abdullahi Ganduje and Babajide Sanwo-Olu say Kano and Lagos should have one per cent of Nigeria’s proposed new revenue allocation formula.

Abdullahi Ganduje and Babajide Sanwo-Olu