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520 suspects arrested for arson, vandalism, others in Lagos

Written by on 27 October 2020

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, on Tuesday, said 520 suspects have been arrested in connection with the series of arson, vandalism, burglary, and robbing of unsuspecting members of the public of their valuables during the unrest occasioned by the #EndSARS protest in the state. Odumosu, who disclosed this during a press briefing […]

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Gunmen kidnap LGA chairman in Oyo State

Written by on 26 October 2020

Gunmen have reportedly kidnapped the Chairman, Iganna Local Council Development Area of Oyo State, Mr Olayiwola Adeleke. Adeleke was kidnapped together with his driver on Sunday night. The council boss was said to be travelling along the Okeho-Ado Awaye road on his way to Ibadan for a meeting scheduled to hold with Governor Seyi Makinde […]

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Residents Attack NAFDAC Office In Kaduna, Cart away Fake And Expired Drugs

Written by on 26 October 2020

Some Kaduna residents have attacked the office of the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration And Control (NAFDAC), carting away seized fake and expired drugs and beverages. The affected offices include the NAFDAC warehouse belonging to the investigation and enforcement directorate, as well as the training and research institute for the northern region and Federal […]

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Death toll in Ghana church collapse increases to 21

Written by on 23 October 2020

The death toll in the collapse of a three-story church building in eastern Ghana rose to 21, rescue officials said on Friday, as more bodies were pulled from the remains. “The deceased include 12 women and nine men,” the National Disaster Management Organisation (NDMO) said in a statement, up the toll from 17 dead on […]

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BREAKING: Hoodlums set Lagos police station on fire

Written by on 20 October 2020

Suspected hoodlums on Tuesday burnt down the Apapa Iganmu Police Station in Lagos State. The incident occurred around 09.45 am, according to an eyewitness. The eyewitness, identified simply as Muibudeen, noted that policemen shot at the hoodlums before they set the police station ablaze. The spokesperson of the Apapa-Iganmu Local Government Area, Ayo Micheal said, […]

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Lagos state polytechnic student goes missing after exams

Written by on 19 October 2020

A Lagos State polytechnic student, Shalewa Adebowale, has gone missing while on her way home from her cousin’s house in the Igando area of the state. Newsmen learnt that the 19-year-old nursing student left her parents’ house at Olorulogbo, Anthony village, Lagos, on October 10, 2020, to sit an exam. She reportedly decided to spend […]

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How I lost my driver to Abuja #EndSARS protest – Keyamo

Written by on 15 October 2020

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN), said that one of his drivers died as a result of the #EndSARS protest in Abuja on Wednesday. He narrated that the driver, Mr. Yohanna Shankuk, was hit by a vehicle around the Berger area of Abuja. According to the minister, the driver died […]

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