• Soldiers arrested for supplying arms to militants in FESTAC, Lagos

    Soldiers arrested for supplying arms to militants in FESTAC, Lagos

    It was gathered that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP, Fatai Owoseni, on Monday disclosed that the Command arrested two Nigerian soldiers who allegedly supplied arms to militants.

    The CP told newsmen the arrest was made after residents of Sixth Avenue in FESTAC Town alerted the police.

    While displaying the recovered items before newsmen at the police headquarters, Owoseni said it would have been disastrous if the weapons had been used.

    He said, “After the discovery, the police arrested Warrant Officer (WO) […]

  • TRAGEDY!!! Man Stabbed To Death After Winning Lottery At Festac

    TRAGEDY!!! Man Stabbed To Death After Winning Lottery At Festac

    A 35-year-old man, Ejike Onyejekwe, has been killed in the FESTAC Town area of Lagos State. It was learnt that the victim, who lived on 21 Road, K Close, FESTAC, was stabbed to death after winning a lot of money from a lottery.

    It was also gathered that Onyejekwe while celebrating his win, bought drinks for his friends and threw a party last Thursday and Friday.

    It was learnt that on Friday evening, he was heard arguing with an unidentified person on […]

  • Another Robbery Scene in Festac as Robbers Attack GTBank, All Other Banks Closed Immediately

    Another Robbery Scene in Festac as Robbers Attack GTBank, All Other Banks Closed Immediately

    There is serious robbery going on in Festac town right now,started about one hour ago and ALL BANKS have been shuts and the people have scampered off for safety.

    Please alert the police to do what they know how to do best -RUN! Stay tune for the detail of the

  • FESTAC Robbery: Police Blames Navy, Airforce for….

    FESTAC Robbery: Police Blames Navy, Airforce for….

    Over 48 hours after the 50-man armed robbery gang stormed FESTAC and robbed two banks in gestapo style, the police in Lagos Thursday said their appeal for help to the Nigerian Navy (NN) and Nigerian Air Force (NAF) did not yield results.

    Speaking on anonymity, senior police officers told ADELOVE that they had radioed first for help from the Navy in Lagos, when the armed robbers struck that morning, but got no favourable response.

    According to the sources, the navy had told […]

  • SAD!!! Here’s the Mother and infant baby killed by stray bullets from Festac Bank robbers

    SAD!!! Here’s the Mother and infant baby killed by stray bullets from Festac Bank robbers

    According to Vanguard, A mother and her 14 months old daughter were killed after being hit by stray bullets when robbers laid siege close to their house at Block 8, 23 Road House in Festac Town, Lagos, shooting sporadically from a machine gun during a bank robbery in Festac.

    Uju, one of the residents of Block 8, where the stray bullet hit Mrs. Jane Beluchukwu-Ndirika, a nurse and her 14-month-old daughter Nmesoma said:

    “While the shooting was going on, every one laid […]

  • FESTAC ROBBERY: Robbers kill mother & baby

    FESTAC ROBBERY: Robbers kill mother & baby

    No fewer than forty heavily armed robbers, yesterday morning, invaded two second generation banks in 4th Avenue, Festac area of Lagos state and carted away huge sums of money.

    During the operation which lasted hours, a two-year-old toddler, Mmesoma Ndirika, and her mother, Jane, who were inside their apartment in an adjoining building, were reportedly hit by stray bullets from the bandits who were shooting sporadically in all directions.

    Reports said both mother and child later died as a result of injuries […]

  • ALERT!!!!! Access Bank In Festac Lagos Currently Under Siege By Armed Robbers

    ALERT!!!!! Access Bank In Festac Lagos Currently Under Siege By Armed Robbers

    Report reaching us now,Access Bank in Festac 4th Avenue is currently under attack by Armed bandits…

    Please call anyone you know who works there to see if they are

  • Okada riders, police clash claims one in FESTAC

    Okada riders, police clash claims one in FESTAC

    There was confusion on the 7th Avenue in the FESTAC Town area of Lagos on Wednesday after policemen raided commercial motorcycle riders (okada riders) in the area and impounded no fewer than 100 motorcycles.
    Adelove learnt that an okada rider was also shot dead in the violence which greeted the raid, while some policemen sustained injuries from bottles and stones hurled at them.

    The deceased okada rider was identified as Emmanuel Omofule, said to be from Calabar, Cross River State.

    Our correspondent gathered […]