Task force van kills three in Lagos market
For more than an hour, there were tense scenes in Mushin area of Lagos State after motorcycle riders clashed with the Lagos State Environmental Task Force, which left three people dead.
Tank farm explodes in Lagos
A wild fire yesterday razed an oil tank farm belonging to Stallionaire Oil at Ijegun, Satellite town, Lagos State. The fire, which went almost out of control...
Seven die, many injured in Lagos gas explosions
No fewer than seven persons were killed and many others injured yesterday following gas explosions in Magodo and Badagry areas of Lagos.
LASEMA rescues man stuck in mud
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), yesterday, rescued a middle-aged male destitute that got stuck in the mud around the Third Mainland Bridge. The agency said it was yet to identify the victim. It said the man’s buttocks had been seen sticking out of the sand and that he might have been stuck for…
Lagos CP orders deployment of officers to ease traffic, and commissions new LASEMA Response Unit
To ensure free-flow of traffic across the metropolis, Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Imohimi Edgal has ordered the deployment of police officers across the state to control traffic.
20 cars burnt, one injured as fuel tanker explodes in Lagos
Three was palpable fear and pandemonium yesterday afternoon as a petrol tanker laden with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) tumbled and exploded on FESTAC Link Bridge in Lagos.
Body of suicide victim recovered in Lagos lagoon
Emergency workers yesterday recovered the body of Adekunle Oluseyi, the man who removed his clothes and jumped into the lagoon on Friday.
Lagos records 100 per cent increase in domestic, sexual violence
The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) yesterday revealed that 950 domestic and sexual violence cases have been reported this year, which is about 100 per cent increase...