No Room For Criminals in Lagos as Odumosu Arrests Robbery Suspects, Recovers Arms

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Lagos State Police Command has arrested armed robbery suspects within two months in the State. This was made known on Wednesday when the State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu paraded some arrested alleged criminals at the Command headquarters. During the parade, the CP emphasized that there is no room for criminals in the State. The CP stated further that securing life and properties is their priority. He unveiled how they have been tackling insecurity in less than three months as 66 Armed Robbers, others were arrested. The paraded suspects were…

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Photos: Sanwo-Olu Arrests Suspected Criminals in Ojota

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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, personally arrested a gang of suspected criminals, which specializes in harassing motorists and road users in traffic. The gang of suspected criminals met their waterloo Monday morning while attempting to unleash terror on a motorist around Ojota in-bound Alausa. Help however came for the motorist as Governor Sanwo-Olu’s convoy approached the scene to rescue him from the three machete-wielding criminals who were at the time, trying to forcefully drag him out of his vehicle. The security personnel attached to the Governor swooped on the suspects,…

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Oduduwa Republic: Sunday Igboho Set To Hold Rally In Lagos

Sunday Igboho

Sunday Igboho is set to storm Lagos for a mega rally on July 3. Angeladaviesblog reports that Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly called Sunday Igboho, has declared that nothing would stop Oduduwa agitators from storming Lagos on July 3 for a mega rally. Glamtush recalls that the agitators have staged rallies in some parts of the Southwest recently calling for the separation of Oduduwa Republic from Nigeria. Some of the states in the region that have witnessed the rally include Osun, Ogun, Ekiti, and Ondo States. The spokesman to…

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Odumosu Declares Total War on Robbers in Lagos

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has again, reassured Lagosians that robbery in traffic will soon fizzle out and become history. And that is because the Lagos State Police Command has deployed its human and material resources to tackle the menace headlong. This is contained in a statement signed by the Command’s spokesman, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi, and made available to NAOSRE. According to Adejobi, the Commissioner gave the assurance on Thursday, June 17, in his Ikeja office. The Command confirmed the arrest of not less than 127…

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Sanwo-Olu Commissions Yaba Bus Terminal Four Years After Project Conception

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has commissioned the Yaba Bus Terminal. Glamtush reports that the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has commissioned the Yaba Bus Terminal, as part of efforts by the state to boost transportation in a state where commuters are choked with traffic. This online platform understands that this is coming four years after the project was conceived. The terminal was commissioned on Tuesday by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, amid excitement by traders, commuters and transporters who thronged the venue for the formal opening of the facility. Built by the Lagos…

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Sanwo-Olu to Launch Buses Replacing Okada Next Week

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Sanwo-Olu to Launch Buses Replacing Okada Next Week         Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu is set to further limit the use of motorcycles popularly known as okada as a means of transportation in the state. The first 500 of the 5,000 last-mile buses proposed to replace okadas will be launched next week, Governor Sanwo-Olu said Monday. He spoke at the stakeholders’ meeting on security held at the Adeyemi Bero auditorium in Alausa, Ikeja. According to the governor, clamping down on okada was part of measures to ensure…

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BREAKING: Fire Guts Cairo Market Oshodi in Lagos

Cairo Market

BREAKING: Fire Guts Cairo Market Oshodi in Lagos         The Cairo Market in the Oshodi-Isolo Local Government Area of Lagos State, was on Thursday night razed by fire. It was gathered that the fire, whose cause was yet to be known as of the time of filing this report, affected the fabrics section of the market. The spokesperson for Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Nosa Okunbor, told The Punch that emergency responders have arrived on the scene and are battling to contain the fire. Details later…

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Lagos Endorses ‘Go Culture Festival 2021’, Says Initiative Will Promote Arts, Cultural Sustainability

Go Culture Festival 2021

Lagos Endorses ‘Go Culture Festival 2021’, Says Initiative Will Promote Arts, Cultural Sustainability         Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has endorsed ‘Go Culture Festival 2021’, describing the initiative as a step in the right direction towards cultural renaissance and preservation of Nigeria’s cultural heritage. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr. Solomon Bonu, while speaking at the event held recently in Lagos, extolled the resilience of the organiser of the event and his passion for cultural preservation. He said…

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Lagos Eases Restrictions on Event Centres, Social Gatherings

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Lagos Eases Restrictions on Event Centres, Social Gatherings         The Lagos State government has further eased restrictions on social gatherings and event centres across the state. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu gave the approval after due consultation and deliberations with relevant stakeholders, as well as Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs), the government said on Friday. Following the approval, the Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture in Lagos, Mrs Uzamat Yusuff, and the Director-General of the Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr Lanre Mojola, issued a press release containing the new…

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Rite Foods Provides Succour to People of Iwaya Community

Rite Foods Provides Succour to People of Iwaya Community           Rite Foods Limited recently provided succour to the people of Iwaya community in Lagos. Rite Foods Limited, a truly world-class and proudly Nigerian Foods and Beverages Company, recently provided consumable household items to the people of the Iwaya community in Lagos, in partnership with Lagos Food Bank Initiative, thereby raising their hope of survival. The partnership provided the opportunity for the leading company to feed the underprivileged in the Iwaya community, Yaba, Lagos. The event which…

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