A man named Sukurat Idowu, 45, has been arrested by the Lagos state police for brutalizing his 5 year old daughter at their home in ikotun.
The man, who works as a road side mechanic assaulted the little girl named Monsurat by beating her with hot iron and causing serious body injury…
The suspect is currently being held by the command for the offence of child abuse. He was arrested after a concerned neighbour who witnessed the battery reported the case at […]
One of the son’s of APC Chieftain Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Seyi Tinubu tied the knot with his heartthrob today in a court wedding ceremony that held in Lagos. The engagement is still on going at the Oba of Lagos palace.
In attendance are the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi, the Ooni of Ife Oba Ogunwusi and his wife Wuraola, , fmr VP Atiku, Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III […]
A 31-year-old banker, Olumide Oluseye, who allegedly assaulted his wife and one-year-old daughter, was on Wednesday granted a temporary reprieve on the order of an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
He was granted bail in the sum of N20, 000 with one surety in like sum.
Oluseye was said to have injured his daughter strapped to her mother’s back during the physical assault unleashed on his wife.
According to the prosecutor, Sgt. Lucky Ihiehie, the accused, who works with one of the new […]
A 42-year-old man, Wasiu Lawal, who allegedly raped a 38-year-old woman on the pretext of helping her spiritually, was on Wednesday in Lagos brought before a Surulere Magistrates’ Court.
The accused, who lives at No.1, Adeleke Agodo St., Ikorodu in Lagos State, is facing a charge of rape.
The prosecutor, Sgt. Christopher Okoniko told the court that the accused committed the offence at about 9.00p.m. on July 1 in Lagos.
He said that the accused, who claimed to be a pastor, native doctor […]
Policemen in Festac Division, Lagos State, have rescued three abandoned babies.
The mothers of two of the babies, who were abandoned at different locations, have not been located as at press time.
But the mother of the third baby was caught after dropping the about three-week-old child near a gas station on 21 Road.
The lady apprehended has been identified as Bose Ojo, 27.
She reportedly abandoned her baby at about 9am on July 27.
She was reportedly spotted by a resident who had her […]
The Lagos State Police Command have arrested a trader identified as Ikechukwu Alu at the FESTAC Town of the state for the alleged abduction and rape of a seven-year-old girl, whose name was given simply as Victoria.
According to the reports,, Alu who resides at 23 market road, Festac town, accosted the victim while she was returning from an errand.
The child was said to have misplaced a voucher (recharge card) she bought while returning home and was chased out to go […]
There was pandemonium this morning Ewedogbo area of Igando, along LASU road as suspected militants the community with many people feared killed.
According to Newsmen, a resident in the area, who craved anonymity sent a Save Our Soul, SOS, message to the police and the state government to quickly act as the militants were killing people.
“Please help us call emergency line right now, Ewedogbo area of Igando, LASU Road is on war, Niger Delta militant are killing people right now, no […]
Suspected gunmen stormed Iba Community in Iba Local Council Development Area of Lagos State on Saturday evening and abducted the traditional ruler, His Royal Highness Goriola Oseni.
Witnesses said, the gunmen, numbering about 16, stormed the community in two boats and announced their presence by shooting sporadically into the air.
Although details of the attack were still sketchy as at press time, it was gathered that the gang killed a member of the local vigilante and also allegedly shot and injured the […]
The Campaign for Democratic and Workers’ Rights (CDWR) has sought the intervention of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) the on decision of Lagos State government to ban street trading and its patronage.
The Chairman of CDWR, Olusesan Rufus, said the decision by the government was contrary to the law that guides street trading and hawking in Nigeria.
In a statement, Rufus said the government “should provide answers to certain questions as they strive to enforce Section One of […]
A woman suspected to be a child kidnapper who was nabbed and paraded naked on Aka road, Okoko in the Ojo Local Government Area, LGA, of Lagos state, yesterday, has confessed to the crime.
The suspect was reportedly usually seen around the area behaving like a lunatic, but allegedly regained sanity when she was apprehended trying to abduct a school child.
The female kidnapper was caught at about 7a.m.
An irate mob who pounced on her, handed her over to the Okoko Division […]
Nollywood actor, John Okafor better known as Mr Ibu, has just gotten his BMW car damaged as he was involved in a minor accident. The accident is said to have taken place at Lekki/Ikoyi bridge in Lagos. Though he is doing fine as he was seen stepping out of the car to check on the level of damage done.
The actor gifted himself the new ride in 2015, just to celebrate his achievements in the movie industry […]