Police bust child selling syndicate in Lagos, recover week old baby
A syndicate allegedly engaged in selling children has been uncovered by operatives of the Lagos State police command, its spokesman, Bala Elkana, disclosed yesterday.
Agony as motorists, residents decry deplorable Ajao Estate roads
Residents of Ajao Estate, and other road users in that flank of Isolo Local Council of Lagos State, are counting their losses over the gradual deterioration of roads in the area.
Proprietor urges government to monitor private schools for improved performance
The founder of Blessed Assurance Schools, Mrs. Mopelola Oluwole, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to save the nation’s educational system by monitoring activities of the private schools, particularly their mode of staff recruitment.
Accountant, lover found dead in Ejigbo apartment killed by wife, suspect claims
A 28-year-old man arrested for the suspected murder of an accountant and his lover inside his Ejigbo residence in Lagos State, has alleged it was the man’s wife that masterminded the crime. Rasaki Balogun, 56, and his lover, Muyibat Alabi, were found dead on June 20 at his No. 16, Taiwo Oke Street, Victory Estate…
Man, lover found dead in Lagos Man, lover found dead in Lagos apartment
The body of a 56-year old chartered accountant, Rasaki Balogun and his yet-to-be identified lover were found dead in a pool of blood at No. 16, Taiwo Oke street, Victory Estate, Ejigbo area of Lagos State. Already, homicide detectives from the State Criminal Investigations Department (SCID), Lagos command, are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the…
Two feared dead, many injured as spilled fuel ignites fire
Two persons were yesterday feared dead in yesterday’s fire outbreak caused by a spillage from a petroleum tanker that fell at Oke-Afa area of Ejigbo, Lagos State. The tanker, which was loaded with petroleum product, fell on Monday afternoon causing gridlock in and out of the area. The tanker was heading towards Isolo, when it fell on reaching…
Fear grips motorists as petrol tanker falls, spills content on Lagos road’s bad spot
A tanker loaded with petroleum product fell yesterday at Oke-Afa, Ejigbo area of Lagos State, spilling its content and causing heavy traffic snarl in the axis.
Father, son, allegedly impregnate 13-year-old girl
A 44-year-old man, Kabiru Oke, and his son, Farouq, aged 19, have been arrested by the police in Lagos State for alleged serial rape and impregnating a teenager (names withheld). The incident happened at their No. 1, Olatikupo Street, Egbeda residence for about four months while the 13-year-old victim lived with her aunt, the man’s…
Pastor arrested for allegedly defiling minors
Detectives in Area D police command, Mushin have arrested a “man of God” who allegedly sodomizes teenagers and children in Ejigbo area of Lagos. On 22 January, 2019, a case of defilement of a minor (names withheld) by penetration was reported by a good Samaritan at Ejigbo Police Station...
Police foil attempt to lynch suspect in Ejigbo
There was an uproar on Tuesday at Powerline area of Ejigbo, Lagos State, after a gun-wielding suspected thief attempted to snatch a motorcycle from its rider. But for the timely intervention of the police in the area, led by the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), CSP Bisi Okwuwobi, the suspect would have been set ablaze. The…
Police arrest most wanted suspected robber, cultist in Ejigbo
The entire Ejigbo community in Lagos State was thrown into jubilation at the weekend after an alleged notorious armed robbery suspect, who is also the leader of cult group, Eiye confraternity, identified as Segun Kazeem, aka ‘No Case’, was arrested.