• Task force storm Ekiti markets, force traders to reduce food prices

    Task force storm Ekiti markets, force traders to reduce food prices

    Drama ensued yesterday, in Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, when a team of stern-looking task force led by the Iyaloja, Mrs. Omowaye Oso,  raided some markets to force down ‘high’ prices of foodstuffs.

    Oso said she decided to deal with some sellers she described as ‘shylocks,’ for imposing exorbitant prices on buyers on the flimsy excuse of fluctuation in the dollar exchange rate.

    The task force stormed Bisi Egbeyemi Market, at Okeyinmi and ordered a sharp reduction of prices of goods, […]

  • NCC sets up task force to enhance quality of service in networks

    NCC sets up task force to enhance quality of service in networks

    According to reports, the Nigerian Communications Commission says it has set up a high level task force to identify all issues militating against quality of service in the networks.

    Prof. Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, said this on Monday in Abuja while interacting with newsmen to mark his one year in office.

    According to Danabatta, the report of the committee is already being implemented for the resolution of some urgent issues militating against quality of service.

    He said the quality […]

  • More misery as Lagos task force demolishes 235 shops

    More misery as Lagos task force demolishes 235 shops

    No fewer than 235 shops and 125 container-makeshift stalls were brought down by the Lagos State Task Force on Environment and Related Crimes at the weekend in Igbara market, Jakande, along Lekki-Epe Expressway.

    This is coming less than a week after over 350 shops sited under high-tension electricity cable were demolished at Oba Wahab Ayinde Balogun Modern Market, Isheri-Olofin in Egbe-Idimu Local Council Development Area (LCDA).

    The dust of Tuesday’s demolition at Isheri-Olofin was yet to settle when the same combined team […]

  • 40 Miscreants Arrested in Oshodi by Lagos State Task Force (Photos)

    40 Miscreants Arrested in Oshodi by Lagos State Task Force (Photos)

    The All Progressives Congress-led government of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is making frantic efforts to cleanse Lagos state of miscreants denting the image of the commercial centre of Nigeria.

    The Lagos task force on its mission to rid Lagos of hoodlums arrested about 40 miscreants in Oshodi and in turn charged them to the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offenses Courts, Ogba.

    Reports have it that the miscreants majorly youths were arrested at different spots for various offences with fines slammed on […]

  • Task Force Arrests Notorious Kingpin And 15 Others in Lagos

    Task Force Arrests Notorious Kingpin And 15 Others in Lagos

    The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offenses Unit has arrested a notorious kingpin, one Tunde Aigboje, popularly called ‘tallest’, and his 15 other gang members who usually terrorize residents and motorists around Gbagada and Oworonshoki area of the state.

    Confirming the arrests, the Spokesman of task force, Adebayo Taofiq, said the suspects were picked up during an operation aimed at clearing Gbagada of all illegal shanties constructed around dumpsites by hoodlums and miscreants.

    He said the operation was carried out after […]