Fire razes shops at plank section of boundary market, Ajegunle
Traders of the plank section of the boundary market, at the Ajegunle area of Lagos were still counting their loses...
Ajegunle youths to perform at maiden edition of oratory competition
Bus Public Speaking Academy is set to hold the first of its kind oratory competition for Ajegunle youths aimed at discovering hidden orators.
Why Lagos government can’t take over building collapse sites
The obvious absence of strict enforcement of laws, especially as it relates to building control appears to have worsened incidences of building collapse, loss of lives and properties in recent times in Lagos State.
Fijabi, Ajegunle meat seller, wants to become Nigeria’s first billionaire boxer
Throughout the mid-2000s to early 2013, there was perhaps no more beloved and famous amateur boxer in Nigeria than Olaide Fijabi. He was almost the sole reason why many people, particularly those in Ajegunle, a suburb of Lagos, cared about the pugilist game.
My guns are for street fights, says suspect
A 37-year-old suspected cult member and armed robber, Azeez Ajayi, a.k.a Iyalaje, arrested with two Beretta pistols and ammunition by the Lagos command anti-cultism unit on Wednesday said he kept the gun for the purposes of street fights. Azeez was arrested alongside Omoyibo Ejovwoke, 26, of Ughelli North, Delta State at Ago Hausa Street, Ajeromi,…
Police rescue The Guardian reporter from lynching at Ajeromi-Ifelodun rerun polls
Save for the timely intervention of policemen on election duty, Emeka Nwachukwu, a reporter with The Guardian would have been hacked to death by some party loyalists who were uncomfortable with the presence of a journalist in their polling unit at the just concluded Ajeromo/Ifelodun rerun election. The reporter, who visited about four polling units…
Lagos supplementary election: Heavy security at collation centre as results arrive
Security operatives on Saturday mounted heavy presence at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) National Collation centre for the Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency Supplementary election in Lagos State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that security personnel, were strategically positioned at the entrance and within the premises of the centre, located at Local Authority Primary…
Rep Orji laments absence of sporting facilities in Ajegunle
A member of the House of Representatives, Mrs. Rita Orji has lamented the absence of sporting facilities in the densely populated Ajegunle axis of Lagos State. Orji, who represents Ajeromi/Ifelodun Federal Constituency of Lagos State, maintained that the youths would be engaged in productive activities if the authorities built sporting facilities in the area, adding…
“I grew up in Ajegunle and sat in class with some students who could not afford to continue their education” - Chimanma Rushworth-Moore
My names are Chimanma Nina Dobeiwu Gold Rushworth-Moore…..lol, long I know, only a few fit into my passport. I was born in Lagos on the 15th day of November, 1978. I am the 3rd of 5 Children.
Living a dream like Odion Ighalo
The Maracana Stadium in Brazil is famous worldwide as a theatre of dreams in football. It is the largest stadium in Rio de Jenario, Brazil, a country renowned for its football prowess ...