Thursday, 1st June 2023


18 Mar
A photograph of a Labour Party 'candidate' contesting the Lagos State House of Assembly went viral this week, with captions suggesting that he was attacked by thugs sponsored by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Many Twitter users posted a photograph of Olumide Oworu with what looks like cuts and blood stains on his face…
25 Feb
Disruption of the voting process and carting away of ballot boxes were, on Saturday, recorded in some polling units in Surulere Local Council of Lagos State.
14 Nov 2022
The Lagos State Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC) has converted a parcel of land used as a hideout for social miscreants to a housing scheme.
29 Oct 2022
All is set for the eighth edition of the eponymous female-only Karate Championship set to hold next month at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
1 Oct 2022
Sports and social activities at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos are set to return in full swing with the reopening of Ojez Entertainments this weekend.
15 Sep 2022
Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has urged private and public institutions to pay more attention to the mental well-being of their workers, saying that work-related stress
30 Aug 2022
The police in Lagos have arrested a 39-year-old man for allegedly raping his friend’s wife in their bedroom in Surulere, Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident happened at about 2:00 a.m. on 22 August. NAN gathered that the suspect allegedly burgled the apartment of the victim and unlawfully had sexual…
25 Aug 2022
Police operatives attached to Surulere Division have arrested two members of a one-chance gang notorious for operating along Funsho Williams Avenue, Lagos.
7 Aug 2022
Detectives of the Surulere Division of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested 34-year-old Ifeanyi Odieze Ezenagu for allegedly robbing six women of their belongings.
22 May 2022
For the second time in 27 months, the Lagos State government, last Wednesday, announced an “indefinite and total” ban on the operations of commercial motorcyclists, better known as “Okada”
24 Apr 2022
On Thursday, December 14, 2022, the Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Husseini Adamu, while presenting a memo to members of the National Economic Council (NEC),
22 Apr 2022
The Federal Government is set to build 150 new shops at the ‘new look’ National Stadium in Surulere, Lagos, as part of the ongoing refurbishing process of the edifice...


President Bola Tinubu is currently meeting with Tajudeen Abbas and Ben Kalu, both contenders for the offices of Speaker and Deputy Speaker positions respectively. The meeting currently ongoing, is coming immediately after the President earlier met with the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, also in…
7 mins ago
The Group Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL), Mele Kyari says no going back on the removal of fuel subsidy. Speaking during a consultative meeting with the Sen Abdullahi Adamu led national working committee (NWC) of the ruling All progressives Congress (APC), in Abuja, he maintained that the subsidy regime…
8 mins ago
President Bola Tinubu on Thursday met with the nation's security apparatus at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, where he gave marching orders to the nation's security agencies in the country to redouble efforts in dealing with the menace of terrorism, insurgency, banditry, oil theft, sea robbery and piracy among others that have conspired to weigh down…
22 mins ago
The Plateau State House of Assembly has suspended all the Local Government Council chairmen and councillors in the 17 LGAs of the state with immediate effect. The suspension was announced by the Speaker of the House, Ayuba Abok, during the plenary session on Thursday, following a motion moved by Pirfa Tyem, the lawmaker representing the…
1 hour ago
The Upper Sharia Court of Appeal No 1 sitting in Bauchi has issued a bench warrant on the Imam of Dutsen-Tanshi Jumma’at Mosque Dr Idris Abdul’aziz following his failure to appear before the court. Abdul’aziz is standing trial over allegation of incitement of public disturbance of peace and blasphemy. He was alleged to have passed…