The thugs, suspected to be working for a prominent Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain in Owo town, have allegedly killed a chieftain of the APC, Mr Afolabi Olaposi, popularly called Arogun, destroyed vehicles in the compound of Chief Jamiu Ekungba, and burnt three houses in Ehinogbe quarters.
Owo is the hometown of the governorship candidate of the APC, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN.
Supporters of a faction of the PDP were said to have organised a rally in Owo town during which they […]
Residents of Brown Street in Oshodi yesterday urged the Lagos State Government to draft more security operatives to Oshodi.
This, they said, would scare away hoodlums who disturb the peace of the community.
The residents denied that Tuesday and yesterday clashes that left many injured were between rival groups of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW).
They said the hoodlums chased away by the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental and Special Offences have found an haven behind Moyosore Shopping Complex in […]
Three militant groups, Reformed Egbesu Boys, Egbesu Water Lions and Egbesu Mythier Fraternity, have disowned the Avengers and Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger-Delta, MEND, which raised a negotiation team to dialogue with the federal government.
The General Officer Commanding, GOC, Intelligence, of the group, Tony Alagbakeriowei, and GOC, Logistics and Admin, General Ebi Abakoromor, in a statement on behalf of the three militant groups, said neither NDA nor MEND had the capacity to represent them at any meeting.
The joint […]
A robbery suspect nabbed by the police in Lagos has confessed to working with unscrupulous politicians to unleash mayhem. A 29-year-old tricycle operator, who was arrested by the Lagos State Police Command, has alleged that some of the arms used by robbers were given to them by politicians during campaigns.
The suspect, Muyideen Ibrahim, was arrested alongside other robbery suspects that have been terrorising the state. Recovered from him and five other suspected members of his gangs, were some locally made pistols […]