Sunday, 1st October 2023


20 Sep
Youths in their hundreds, on Tuesday, gathered at the Okeletu bus-stop, Ikorodu, to demand justice on the death of singer, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, popularly known as MohBad. The singer died on Sept.12, at 27, and the occurrence has continued to generate controversy, following which the Lagos State Police Command has set up a 19-man special…
18 Aug
An Ikorodu Chief Magistrates’ Court Lagos State, on Friday, remanded a 31-year-old unemployed man, Lawal Rasaq, who allegedly abducted and defiled a teenager. The defendant, whose address was not provided, is facing a two-count charge of abduction and defilement. The prosecutor, Mrs Olawunmi Osibanjo, told the court that Rasaq committed the offences from July 29…
29 Apr
With placards bearing messages such as "Kabiesi Ayangburen, please handsoff Odonla Royal stool', "Freedom is priceless for Odo Nla people in the restoration of her royal heritage', "Say NO to treachery from Oba Ayangburen on this matter" among others, Odo Nla community youths (on Tuesday 25 April 2023) held a peaceful protest at the residence…
18 Mar
The deputy governorship candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the Lagos governorship election, Olufunke Akindele, has lost her polling unit to the incumbent, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the All Progressives Congress, (APC). Akindele’s polling unit is 019, Ita Aro Square, Àga/Ijimu ward in Ikorodu, Lagos State, where she cast her vote earlier on…
17 Feb
Mob behind torching of police station, says Army Normalcy, yesterday, returned to Ogijo and Odogunyan communities, Ikorodu, after the killing of a soldier by a police corporal. The Guardian gathered that the soldier was stabbed to death by a police corporal at Odogunyan Bus Stop during a fight. Although the cause of the fight was…
29 Jan
At last, the waiting game on the completion of the long-awaited multibillion naira Lagos Rice Mill, Imota, Ikorodu, finally ended on Monday.
9 Dec 2022
To enhance learning capacity of the less-privileged in Ikorodu community, Lagos, The Helpmates Youth Foundation (THF) has established partnership with the Gift-A-School-Kit initiative, a non-governmental organisation to donate educational materials to 100 children in the area. The beneficiaries who are pupils of the Local Government Primary School, Majidun, Ikorodu, received notebooks, school bags, pencils, biros,…


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Communication scholars and public relations practitioners in Nigeria have declared that Artificial Intelligence (AI) cannot replace human intelligence in whatever guise. At the Annual General Meeting and Public Lecture of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Kano Chapter, the experts opined AI is designed to replace manual work effectively and quickly, and cannot override…
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Manchester City's shock 2-1 defeat to Wolves leaves the Premier League's top six separated by just three points.
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Rangers sacked manager Michael Beale on Sunday after less than a year in charge of the Glasgow giants.
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At least 10 Cuban migrants were killed and 25 injured on Sunday when a cargo truck carrying them overturned in southern Mexico, the latest fatal crash involving US-bound migrants, local officials reported.
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Liverpool on Sunday said a botched VAR decision that cost them a goal in their 2-1 defeat at Tottenham resulted in "sporting integrity being undermined".
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At least 13 people were killed in a fire in a Spanish nightclub on Sunday morning, officials said, with fears the toll could still rise as rescue workers sift through the debris.
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The Kogi State Police Command says it has begun investigations into the circumstances that led to the killing of a supporter of the All Progressives Congress in Kotonkarfe, Kogi LGA of Kogi State on Saturday.
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After 72 days of intense competition in the Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) reality television show Season 8 tagged ‘Big Brother Naija All Star’, Ilebaye Precious Odiniya has emerged as the winner of the show.
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Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen has declared that his love for the Napoli badge is unwavering despite his travails at the club in the last one week.
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The Chief of Staff to President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Femi Gbajabiamila, has announced that federal workers at all levels will get the sum of 25,000 naira as palliative to cushion the effect of the removal of fuel subsidy.