Residents decry onslaught of traffic robbers, cultists, urge governor to swing into action
Olamide Iwayemi is still very shaken and in disbelief, a week after he, along with his wife were attacked and robbed in front of their estate in Lagos.
Lagos traffic worsens with school reopening
The Lagos nightmare, traffic, was on full parade in most parts of the state yesterday morning. At every major artery – Ikotun, Isolo, Okota, Ikeja Along, Iyana Ipaja, Lekki
LASEMA rescues trapped victim from collapsed three-storey building
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) on Friday rescued a man trapped in an uncompleted-three-story building.
Cleric slams churches for preaching spirituality, ignoring economic wellbeing
Lead Pastor of Evangel Pentecostal Church (EPC), Okota, Lagos, Iheanyi Ejiogu, has lamented that most churches in Nigeria only preach spirituality while ignoring the economic wellbeing of their members. He told journalists yesterday during a charity programme of the church tagged DoGoodFriday that he was divinely instructed to initiate the programme to attend to the…
Oshodi residents lament disruptions despite president’s warning on ballot box snatching
In the days leading to last Saturday’s presidential and national assembly elections, which held across the country, there was hot air over the statement by President Muhammadu Buhari that anybody who decide to snatch ballot boxes or lead thugs to disrupt the election may have committed his last unlawful action at the expense of his…
Ballot boxes set ablaze in Lagos
Some ballot boxes at Polling Unit 18 located at junction of Ohafia/Ago Palace Way, Okota in Oshodi/Isolo LGA of Lagos State have been set on fire. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent who witnessed the incident reports that Polling Unit 23 located on Baba-Ewe Street/Ago Place Way was also affected by the fire. INEC…
Celebrities join Aity to celebrate hubby’s birthday
The Sure Word Assembly, Okota, Lagos, was beehive of activities last Sunday, as notable celebrities joined Gospel music singer Aity Dennis to celebrate her husband and Presiding Pastor, Dr. Dennis Inyang, who marked his birthday. Notable among music stars, who joined in the celebration include Eben, Pita, Jhadel and Linda Etukudo. Dr. Dennis Inyang, who…
Queensland Academy pupils display exceptional talent at school’s concert
Queensland Academy, Okota, held its Christmas Musical Concert at the school premises with the theme: “Christ Our Real Essense (CORE).” Parents, guardians and guests were thrilled as children showed their music talents. One of the organisers of the event, Mrs. Olayinka Obanla, said the aim of the concert is to celebrate the birth of Jesus…