According to reports, the Lagos State Government has banned LAGBUS (red buses) from plying the Ikorodu Road corridor with effect from Monday.
The government said the move was on consonant with its plan to introduce Intelligent Traffic System along the BRT corridor, and that all other franchises, apart from the BRT (blue buses) had to relocate from the corridor.
Acting Commissioner for Transportation, Prince Anofiu Elegushi at a press conference on Friday said with effect from Monday, 7th November, 2016, all LAGBUS […]
Barely 72 hours after hosting a successful traditional marriage in Nnewi, Anambra State, a family of five Sunday escaped death by the whiskers in a multiple motor accident that occurred in Ikorodu, Lagos.
The lucky family of five who were traveling in a Peugeot 406 marked MUS 300 CP and 21 others who were occupants of five other vehicles were almost ran over by a trailer lorry marked JJJ 938 XL at about 3.15 p.m. at Agric bus stop in Ikorodu […]
A petrol tanker this morning suffered brake failure and rammed into a tricycle popularly known as Keke Napep, killing two people instantly. Graphic photos from the scene of the accident after the
The Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command, have apprehended an 18 -year-old boy, Segun Adeyefa, for allegedly selling bar of soap as mobile phones to unsuspecting members of public in traffic.
The suspect was arrested by the RRS men on routine patrol of Ikorodu Motor Park yesterday at about 19:50 hrs, while trying to defraud a young man at the motor park.
Upon his arrival at RRS’s Headquarters, the suspect confessed that before he was caught on […]
The recent influx of gunmen suspected to be militants in Ikorodu Local Government Area, LGA, of Lagos State has become more alarming as residents say they now live in fear.
Some residents of Igbolomu/Isawo in Owutu Agric of the LGA, say apart from the fear of being shot to death in the usual gun duel, militants who reportedly gain access to the area through the waterway now rape their wives and children.
One Babajide Apatira said the Igbolomu/Isawo areas have been terrorized […]
An unknown, tired-looking old woman is sitting on the road at Aga Ikorodu, Gbasemo street. If any member of her family recognises her, can they please rescue her?
An unknown, tired-looking old woman is sitting on the road at Aga Ikorodu, Gbasemo street. If any member of her family recognises her, can they please rescue
There was a robbery incident at Jumofak, Ikorodu, Lagos this morning. According to eye-witnesses, a lady was on her way to work by 6am when a thief attacked her with a dagger, gave her a cut on her left arm and collected her phones. The lady’s shouts attracted people who ran after the thief & caught him. They gave him the beating of his life and handed him over to the local security agents. See more photos
Report gathered that No fewer than 25 shops and two houses were yesterday razed in an early morning inferno which razed a section of Sabo Market, Ikorodu.
Fire-FireProperty worth millions of naira were also lost to the fire, which also consumed a relaxation spot.
The incident which was attributed to a power surge, occurred at about 1.20am when the traders had retired from the day’s business.
The prompt response of the state emergency responders was said to have prevented the fire from escalating.
Pictured below is a ‘danfo’ conductor and ‘agbero’ who was lousily going around with his business of calling passengers to board his bus from Ikorodu to their destinations, not until he started calling and saying bus-stops that were alien to the passengers, before they could say Jack sparrow the conductor was already stripping off.
According to reports, the driver quickly alerted the thugs to tie him before he takes a long walk to the nearest market.
Speaking to the passengers and onlookers, […]
This tragic accident Happened This morning, a tanker carrying fuel lost control…The truck head was totally damaged and the fuel is said to be spilling with people risking their lives by rushing to scoop it up.. One person is reported to have been seriously injured. More Photos
A 26-year-old lady, Morufa Alagbala, who got missing for two days, has been found inside a well in the Omitoro, Ijede area of Ikorodu, Lagos State.
Report gathered that the family had reported Morufa missing last week’s Tuesday at the Igbogbo Police Division, when her whereabouts were not known.
Our correspondent gathered on Thursday that she was, however, discovered dead when some plumbers came to work inside the well in the house.
When our correspondent visited Babatunde Aina Street, where the family lived, […]