Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Lagos

January 4, 2022

CP Odumosu’s illegal arrest of Brooks Estate guards irresponsible, abuse of power: Lawyer

“The argument that the outgoing CP of Lagos state, AIG Odumosu, can enter any place without being questioned is legally unfounded,” Mr Effiong tweeted.

Hakeem Odumosu, locked Magodo Brooks estate gate
January 4, 2022

Magodo estate shut again, residents protest invasion

“Magodo Phase 2 has been under siege of the IGP’s anti-riot police squad for three weeks.”

Magodo Residents protesting
January 4, 2022

Lagos Rail: Sanwo-Olu to relocate Yaba market

The 37-kilometres red line rail project will link Agbado to Marina, while the 27.5-kilometres blue line rail will run from Okokomaiko to Marina.

Yaba Market
January 3, 2022

Magodo security guards humiliated CP Odumosu, reason he arrested them: Police

The police commissioner’s security details also arrested a female resident, Adebola Fatiregun, for leading a protest against Mr Odumosu.

Lagos Police Commissioner Hakeem Odumosu (Photo Credit: Adesina Mutiu)
January 3, 2022

Chinese donate noodles, face masks, rice to Nigerians

The donations were made in the slums of Ajegunle and Oworosoki in Lagos, gifting low-income households bags of rice, groundnut oil, cartons of noodles…

January 2, 2022

CP Odumosu locks down Lagos estate, arrests security guards for delaying him

He was also said to have stationed policemen at the entrance, to ensure the enforcement of his orders.

Hakeem Odumosu, locked Magodo Brooks estate gate
January 1, 2022

Fire razes three-storey building in Lagos

The fire is said to have been caused by faulty electrical appliances from one of the apartments.

January 1, 2022

Dowen College: Police release housemaster, suspected students; Sylvester’s father cries foul

The commissioner of police in Lagos, Hakeem Odumosu, says the suspects were released because they had not been indicted of murder.

Sylvester Oromoni, HaSylvester Oromoni, Hakeem Odomosu and Dowen College keem Odomosu and Dowen College
December 31, 2021

Lagos: Nine people injured as tanker crushes five vehicles at Otedola Bridge

Emergency responders said that the driver of the truck fled the scene before their arrival.

Otedola Bridge and Ibrahim Farinloye
December 30, 2021

Lagos assembly passes N1.758 trillion 2022 budget

The budget is divided into capital and recurrent expenditures ratio of between 66:34.

Mudashiru Obasa (Credit: Twitter)