Ice Prince breaks silence after release from prison

September 16, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Popular Nigerian rapper, Ice Prince is back on social media days after his release from prison for allegedly assaulting a police officer in Lagos state. The Jos-born rapper tweeted for the first time after a while on his verified Twitter handle Friday. He said, “Freedom is priceless.”

Physically challenged man arrested for drug trafficking in Lagos

September 6, 2022 Oguntade Ismaila Lagos 0

A 53-year-old physically challenged man, Ehiarimwiam Osaromo Emmanuel, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the departure hall of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos for drug trafficking. Ehiarimwiam was arrested Sunday, August 28 on his way to Italy, via Doha on a Qatar Airways flight. An indigene of Orhionmwon local government Read More

VIDEO: Pandemonium as gas explodes near RCCG camp

August 29, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

A gas explosion has taken place near Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) camp along Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The explosion reportedly occurred at a gas plant near the church’s camp. A resident in the area, who is simply identified as Bola, said the fire started around 10.30 am, adding that the plant exploded close to the camp and around the police Read More

VIDEO: Park boss murdered in Lagos, tension mounts

August 29, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Mile 12 Branch Chairman of the Lagos state Park Management Committee (LPMC), Sulaimon Lawal, popularly known as Ariku has been reportedly murdered in a broad day light on Sunday. Suspected loyalists and colleagues of the slain transport union member went on a rampage at Owode Elede, Mike 12, Ketu Owode Onirin and other parts of the community attacking residents and Read More

VIDEO: 2 dead in another Lagos building collapse

August 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Two children have died in a building collapsed in Adeleye Street, Lady Lark, Bariga area of Lagos State. Three adults sustained varying degrees of injuries in the incident that occurred on Sunday night. The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu who confirmed the unfortunately incident, said that rescue is ongoing at the scene of the incident Read More

Breaking: Security beefed up at Alausa as protesters move to Lagos secretariat

July 26, 2022 Segun Odunewu, Lagos 0

Members of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and youth participating in the ongoing protest which began on Tuesday morning have moved from Ikeja to the Lagos State Secretariat in Alausa. The protesters carried placards with several inscriptions such as ‘Stop importation of petrol, refine the refineries’, ‘Nigeria at 60 years of independence, more hunger in the land, etc. Another placard Read More

VIDEO: Flood sweeps away SUV, occupants in Lagos

July 9, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

A visual clip has captured moment flood swept away an SUV and its occupants in the Agege area of Lagos state. Lagos, the nation’s commercial city has been witnessing heavy rains for days, a situation that has resulted in flooding in different parts of the state due to poor drainage.

Another Nollywood star, Funke Akindele, nominated deputy governorship candidate

June 29, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, a.k.a Jenifa, has been nominated as one of the potential running mates to the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) governorship candidate, Alhaji Abdulaziz Olajide Adediran, popularly known as Jandor. Akindele’s name followed among the six shortlisted names by the Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Other shortlisted names include the former governorship aspirant, Gbadebo Read More

VIDEO: Lady who slept with dog speaks again

May 5, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The unidentified Lagos girl who in a viral video admitted to have slept with dog for N1.7 million has again released another video. The lady is seen crying in the newly released video, urging viewers to help beg her boyfriend who according to her just broke up with her due to her earlier released video.

Pictures: Traders protest colleague’s death in Lagos

April 27, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Traders in Computer Village, Ikeja the Lagos state capital on Wednesday protested over the killing of fellow trader, Chikere Obieshi by security operative belonging to the Mobile police Unit. The protesters carried placards with different inscriptions demanding justice for their colleague.

VIDEO: Another fire incident wrecks havoc in Lagos

March 22, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The building belonging to the Lagos state Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC), in the Ogba area of Lagos state has been razed by fire on Tuesday morning. The distressed onlookers were said to have called the attention of the Lagos State Fire Service as others made frantic efforts to put out the fire.

Population explosion: Is Abuja the new Lagos?

March 18, 2022 Blueprint 0

The influx of more residents into the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) continues to compound exploding population in the nation’s capital despite government’s boast that it would curb the trend, KEHINDE OSASONA writes. The rising population in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has taken a new dimension with more people trooping into the capital city to seek greener pastures.Once described as Read More

VIDEO: Watch as truck hangs on Ijesha bridge in Lagos

March 17, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

In a video posted on twitter on Wednesday, by the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), showing a truck that is currently hanged on the popular Ijesha bridge in Oshodi area of Lagos. LASTMA, however, advised motorists plying the bridge to be careful. Watch below…

[VIDEO] Murdered lady: BRT driver opens up

March 8, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The driver of the Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) vehicle simply identified as Andrew who carried late Bamise Ayanwole has said he was threatened with weapons to do the bidding of his assailants. According to him, “When those guys showed me the weapons, I was filled with fear. Whatever they told me to do was what I did.”

At N700 per litre, Nigerians groan over biting fuel scarcity

  The lingering scarcity of the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as  petrol in parts of the country bites harder Tuesday as Nigerians now pay between N600 and N700 for a litre of fuel. Worst hit are residents of Abuja, the nation’s capital city and Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital. Adulterated fuel The  Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority had last week,  said it found Read More

Pictures: 4 dead in Ogun motor crash

January 18, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Four persons have lost their lives in a motor accident along Lagos-Ibadan express way in the Fadiwo area of Ogun state, on Tuesday. The accident which involved a Mazda bus and a Petrol tanker also led to 12 other people injured in the process. While they are currently receiving treatment at a nearby hospital in the area, the Federal road Read More

VIDEO: Lagosians protest over proposed demolition of houses

December 22, 2021 Solomon Arowolo 0

A viral video has captured the moment some aggrieved residents of Magodo Phase 2 Estate in Lagos stormed out of their houses to stand guard at the entrance of the estate to prevent a bulldozer from gaining entrance. According to residents in the video, police earlier visited the estate with a group of “hoodlums” and they “marked virtually all the Read More

The rebirth of the Naval Dockyard

December 16, 2021 Blueprint 0

It shone a bright light through the darkening gloom in a nation that appears to have domesticated bad news. I am talking about the commissioning of 118 ships and boats by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Naval Dockyard, Lagos, on November 29. One of the ships was the NNS Oji, in navy parlance, “a seaward defence boat” locally built by Read More