Saturday, 23rd September 2023

Ikoyi prisons

20 Nov 2019
A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday ordered a 45-year old dismissed Inspector of police, Ogunyemi Olalekan be remanded in the Correctional Service Center (Ikoyi Prisons)
6 Apr 2019
A Chief Magistrate’s Court in Ebute-Metta, presided over by Magistrate A. O. Salawu, yesterday ordered that dismissed...
28 Aug 2018
Justice Femi Adamson of a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has ordered remand in prison custody of 24-year-old computer engineer, Ayodeji Folarin for allegedly impersonating the famous gospel artiste, Lara George, and defrauding three Americans of $8,500. The vacation judge, Adamson ordered that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) remand the defendant in…
24 Aug 2018
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Friday expressed concern about the congestion of prisons, with over 70 per cent of inmates in the state awaiting trial The governor called for major reforms to decongest prisons across the country. Ambode spoke when he received a delegation from the Nigeria Prison Services, Lagos Command, led by…
20 Nov 2016
In the early 1900s when Lagos State started blooming under colonial rule, the city as presently constituted could hardly have been imagined.


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The troops of 103 Battalion (Rear) of 82 Division, Nigerian Army, presently on Operation UDO KA II had rescued Dr Maxwell Ayim between Four Corner-Agbogwe Junction in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State. This was contained in a statement issued in Enugu on Saturday by Lt.-Col. Jonah Unuakhalu, acting Deputy Director Army Public Relations,…
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President Bola Tinubu has emphasised the importance of creating sustainable environment for investment opportunities in Agriculture to strive in Africa to achieve food security in the continent. Tinubu said this at the High Level Meeting on “Attracting investments in Land Restoration, Food Systems, and Rural Transformation in Africa”. It was organised by the African Union…
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As the wedding season fully makes its way into the air, you may want to tone down on the dream for a loud bridal gown as the world of fashion has evolved into an era of class, style and distinct dresses in their simplest form.
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Frederick Buechner said: “The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.” A lot of people are making wealth but they end up being miserable in the process. The most effortless way to making wealth...
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Vice President Kashim Shettima has promised to use his position to ensure fraternal bond between the executive and the legislature, saying President Bola Tinubu remains committed to safeguarding Nigeria's democracy.