21 May 2018
A 28-year-old medical doctor turned hacker, Michael Thompson Williams, who is an expert in online tools and applications, the skills he uses to perpetuate fake business transactions online and dupe unsuspecting persons has been arrested and paraded by Lagos State police command. The suspect who had worked with frontline hospitals in Lagos, like Eko Hospital…
15 May 2018
Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos State, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered investigation into alleged killing of three men during a raid by Lagos State Task Force on Land grabbers at Ilaje area of Makoko, Lagos. Imohimi, who gave the order in Lagos on Tuesday, said that an unknown land grabber attacked the policemen and the task…
8 May 2018
The police in Lagos State have arrested a 35-year-old pastor, Chris Mordi, of the Miracle of Fires Ministry, Langbasa, Ajah, for allegedly propagating hate speech in the state.The Commissioner of Police in the state, Edgal Imohimi, disclosed this to newsmen yesterday, stressing that the suspect was arrested on May 5 at Ado Road....
11 Apr 2018
The Lagos State Police Command on Wednesday uncovered an illegal brewery where malt drinks and fake stout are produced at Egbe-Afa, Igbobo area of Ikorodu in Lagos. Five of the suspects behind the factory were also arrested by a team led by Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, who took newsmen to the scene…
10 Apr 2018
Barely few hours after the Lagos State Police Command commenced investigation into the harrassment and extortion of one Emmanuel James by operatives of the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad (FSARS), another victim was feared dead in another incident on Tuesday.
16 Mar 2018
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered investigation into the killing of a 16-year-old boy, Emmanuel Chukwu, allegedly shot by the police. Chukwu was shot on March 11 when policemen from Ijora Badia Division dispersed protesters to prevent the mob from lynching a suspected female kidnapper. Police spokesman in Lagos, SP…
6 Feb 2018
A seven-year-old boy, Wisdom Adefemi, yesterday at the premises of the Lagos State police command, Ikeja, accused his father, Olusegun, of sexually abusing his three-year-old sister, Favour.
16 Jan 2018
No fewer than seven persons were killed and many others injured yesterday following gas explosions in Magodo and Badagry areas of Lagos.
16 Dec 2017
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Tolu Olaoye, a lawyer, over an alleged violent abuse of her house-help, one 15-year-old Abigail Opebiyi at 5, El Shaddai Crescent, near Unique Estate in Baruwa, Ipaja area.
14 Dec 2017
Residents of Ipaja, Abesan Estate and Baruwa communities of Lagos State have petitioned the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, and the Lagos Commissioner of Police...
13 Dec 2017
Residents of Ipaja, Abesan Estate and Baruwa communities of Lagos State have petitioned the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, and the Lagos Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi,...
30 Nov 2017
Over 120 suspected cult members of two notorious confraternities, yesterday renounced membership of their respective cult groups. They surrendered their arms to the Lagos State police.