Breaking News
Home / Tag Archives: lagos (page 2)

Tag Archives: lagos

Tanker Fire Kills One, Burns 3 Trucks In Lagos (Photo)

An early morning tanker fire has claimed the life of one and burnt three trucks at Oshodi area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. PM NEWS gathered that the incident occurred around 1:45am on Tuesday by NAFDAC office, Oshodi. A fuel tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS, fell at a bend behind NAFDAC in Oshodi, spilling its content ... Read More »

Six Policemen In Custody For Killing 33-Year-Old Man In Lagos

Six policemen have been arrested and detained at the Force Criminal Investigations Department Annex, Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos State, for the killing of a 33-year-old, Emmanuel Orimisan, in the Ilaje-Ajah area of the state. Our correspondent gathered that the six officers, whose names had yet to be ascertained, were attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the State Department of Criminal ... Read More »

Six Policemen In Custody For Killing 33-Year-Old Man In Lagos

Six policemen have been arrested and detained at the Force Criminal Investigations Department Annex, Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos State, for the killing of a 33-year-old, Emmanuel Orimisan, in the Ilaje-Ajah area of the state. Our correspondent gathered that the six officers, whose names had yet to be ascertained, were attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the State Department of Criminal ... Read More »

Kcee Dances With Lagos State First Lady, Bolanle Ambode (Photos)

Limpopo master, Kcee was a guest performer at an event hosted by the Lagos state First lady, Mrs Bolanle Patience Ambode. The event tagged the Committee of wives of Lagos State officials COWLSO was held in Lagos at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island. The event had in attendance wives of top Lagos State government officials led by Mrs ... Read More »

Photo Of Woman Allegedly Killed By Policeman In Lagos

Pictured above is the 34 year old mother of 4, Mrs Idongesit Udoh, who was allegedly shot dead by a bribe demanding police officer in Lagos last week. Mr Udoh who suffered a bullet scratch has been discharged from the hospital and is now home to face the reality of raising his 4 little children without their mother. Activist Joel ... Read More »

Doctor And Two Others Arrested For Selling Baby In Lagos (Photo)

THE Lagos State Police Command, yesterday arrested three persons, among them, a trado-medical doctor, over alleged theft and sale of a two- week old baby. The state Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Fatai Owoseni, who paraded the suspects yesterday at the command headquarters, Ikeja, identified the trado-medical doctor as Onolaja Olawale and the two suspects as Mr and Mrs Ayogbinle. ... Read More »

Boko Haram Insurgents May Attack Lagos Seaports- NSA

The office of the National Security Adviser, NSA, has issued a security alert on the likelihood of Boko Haram attack on Lagos seaports. The alert was as a result of the concern expressed by the United States Embassy on the security situation at the nation’s seaports. The security alert was signed by Assistant Comptroller General of Customs in charge of ... Read More »

6 Dead, Many Injured In Multiple Car Crash In Lagos (Photos)

A fatal accident, today,occurred at Lekki Express Way,Just after marwa bridge in a multiple car crash after a commercial cab rammed into car causing another car to join in the unfortunate incident. The accident was said to have claimed 6 lives and left many injured. The Lagos Ambulance Service was yet to show up as at the time of filing ... Read More »

Two Fake Policemen Arrested In Lagos State (Photo)

A 43-year-old man, Lawal Hakeem, said he impersonated a policeman to get money to fight excruciating hunger. Hakeem was arrested along with Abiodun Ibrahim, 32, at Mile 2 area of the Lagos metropolis by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS). The suspect, who was found with a fake police identity card, said he used to be a policeman, but ... Read More »

NAFDAC Officials Attacked During Operation In Lagos & Ogun States

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC and mobile Police men attached to its enforcement directorate were yesterday attacked by traders and touts in Lagos and Ogun States. The attacked enforcement teams were said to be on a nationwide raid for fake and unregistered products in major markets in the states when the traders and touts swooped ... Read More »

THISDAY Set To Honour Jega, Ribadu In Lagos, Buhari To Chair Occasion

The immediate past chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Attahiru Jega, and a former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Nuhu Ribadu, are among 20 personalities who would be honoured Saturday for playing “game changer” roles in the socio-economic affairs of Nigeria in the last 20 years. The award ceremony takes place this evening at the Eko ... Read More »

NDLEA Intercepts Cocaine Concealed In Tins At Lagos Airport (Photo)

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it has intercepted 7.576kg of white cocaine and 3.885kg of crack cocaine being smuggled from Brazil. The total weight of the drugs, 11.461kg has an estimated street value of N57 million. The Anti-narcotic officers said they have also arrested five suspected drug traffickers in connection with the seized drugs. Unlike white cocaine, ... Read More »

There Is An Influx Of Boko Haram Into Lagos – DSS Reveals

There is a “sudden influx” of Boko Haram members in Lagos, while the sect’s cells are now present in Plateau, Gombe and Enugu states as well, the department of state services (DSS) revealed on Sunday. According to the service, the spread of the insurgent group to the south is due to the intense pressure being put on them in the ... Read More »

There Is An Influx Of Boko Haram Into Lagos – DSS Reveals

There is a “sudden influx” of Boko Haram members in Lagos, while the sect’s cells are now present in Plateau, Gombe and Enugu states as well, the department of state services (DSS) revealed on Sunday. According to the service, the spread of the insurgent group to the south is due to the intense pressure being put on them in the ... Read More »

Man, 42, Arraigned For Raping 9-Year-Old Girl In Lagos

A 42-year-old man, Solomon Odo, who allegedly raped his co-tenant’s 9 year-old child, was on Thursday charged before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. A resident of 62, Alhaji Abasi St., Ogudu, Lagos, Odo is facing a two- count charge of child defilement and rape. Prosecutor Simeon Imhonwa said the accused committed the offences on Aug. 9 at 7.00 p.m. at ... Read More »

ALBANNY TECHNOLOGIES