A class teacher, Wasiu Kabiru, has been arrested by the police for allegedly defiling a 17-year-old teenager in the Surulere area of Lagos. PUNCH Metro gathered that the victim was a student at the Down Syndrome Foundation, Surulere, where Kabiru was...
Nigerian Pharmacist and Politician Olujimi Kolawole Agbaje better known as Jimi Agbaje on Wednesday ended speculations about his re-run bid, saying he was back in the race. Mr. Jimi Agbaje who was the 2015 Lagos State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic...
A last-minute effort by the wife of the Lagos State Governor, Bolanle Ambode, to save her husband’s job was said to have proved abortive on Tuesday. According to Punch Newspaper, it was gathered that Bolanle, who followed Governor Akinwunmi Ambode...
Lagos state has been rated to be one of the dirtiest cities in the world. On Tuesday in lagos Mr David Oriyomi, The Vice-Chairman of The Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria, Popularly known as Public Private Participation, while speaking...
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday highlighted the contributions of the Founder and Chairman of Zenith Bank, Jim Ovia to the accountancy and banking professions, calling on leading entrepreneurs in Africa to take time to expose the...
The investment of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State in Grassroots Sports Development has continued to yield positive results with the performance of Team Lagos at the ongoing 4th Edition of the National Youth Games (U-15) holding at the...
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday totally played down speculation of rift with the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, saying reports to such effect were untrue. Both the social and traditional media have...
A robber desperate to escape the long arm of the law has jumped into the Lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge. No one could, however, tell if the 19-year-old robber identified only as Junior survived or swam out, as he...
The Lagos State Police Command has finally sacked a SARS Officer, Inspector Charles Omotosho, who allegedly extorted N5, 000 from some road users in Ikorodu area of the state. The cop was sacked after his activities came to light following...
On Wednesday, 29th August 2018, at College Road, Ifako Ijaiye, Ogba, Lagos, a police patrol team stationed at a black spot in the aforementioned location was attacked by an irate mob for a yet to be determined reason. In...
The Lagos State government in collaboration with the African Coconut Heritage Initiatives is set to host the 7th edition of the Coconut Heritage Festival tagged ‘AGUNKEFEST’ in commemoration of the 2018 World Coconut Day as listed in the State’s...
Operatives of the Edo State Police Command have begun investigation into the alleged sale of a six-week-old baby by her a 23-year-old mother, Miracle Johnson. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, who confirmed the incident, described it as a...
A Mobile Policeman was, on Saturday, arrested for raising his hands against pregnant roadside food vendor in Lagos' According to reports, the incident happened around Toyin roundabout, Opebi. The mopol was said to have approached the lady to buy N50...
After four days of closure of the Third Mainland Bridge, the Lagos State Government on Sunday said that the Third Mainland Bridge which was temporarily closed for Investigative Maintenance Test had been reopened. The government said the bridge was reopened...
Justice, the Taxify driver who was accused of theft and fraud some days ago by a customer, has decided not to sue her anymore after she sent him an apology. The lady named Agatha Grace accused Justice of fraud after she...
Several months ago, the Lagos state government gave the approval for a project aimed at beautifying under major flyovers in Lagos. Some of the major flyovers considered for this exercise include the Ikeja flyover – the one at the Awolowo...
It was a double  celebration for businessman, hotelier and entrepreneur, Lukman Adeshina Amzat who clocked 45 on Wednesday, 18th July, 2018 and on the auspicious occasion test run his latest venture, The Ambiance, an eyes popping  five storey building...
Rap artiste, Ruggedman, has revealed to citizens how to identify Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) impersonators. The 42-year-old is known to be one of many Nigerian celebrities championing the end SARS campaign that has gained a reputation for harassing, torturing, and...
In the wake of torrential rainfall experienced in some neighbouring States, the Lagos State Government on Monday allayed fears of residents, assuring that the on-going flood abatement and ocean shore protection measures will keep them out of harm’s way...
At least 5,000 final year students from eight tertiary institutions in Lagos have commenced training in three different centres for the third edition of the Ready.Set.Work, an Entrepreneurship and Employability Training programme of the State’s Ministry of Education.  The training programme...