Hoodlums kill police officer in Lagos

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- A senior police officer, Kazeem Abonde, was on Thursday lynched by hoodlums at Ajao Estate area of Lagos State. Adekunle Ajisebutu, the police spokesperson, confirmed this in a s... Read More

Court orders remand of policeman over teenager's death

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- A magistrate court in Yaba, Lagos has given a 30-day remand order for Samuel Philips, the dismissed police sergeant who reportedly shot Monsurat Ojuade, a teenager, at the Suruler... Read More

Police dismiss trigger-happy cop for allegedly killing teenager

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- The Nigerian Police Force say they have dismissed a police sergeant, Samuel Philips, for allegedly shooting a teenager in Lagos. Adekunle Ajisebutu, the police spokesperson, said... Read More

Man ties debtor to stake over N4.6million debt

Nigeria, Sept. 24 -- The police in Lagos have rescued a debtor, Reuben Alozie, who was tied to a stake by his creditor, over an unpaid debt of N4.6 million at Ebute-Metta area of Lagos. Adekunle Ajis... Read More

Former OPIC boss challenges Ogun Assembly to prove corruption allegations

Nigeria, Sept. 21 -- A former Managing Director of Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation (OPIC), Babajide Odusolu, on Tuesday challenged the Ogun State government and the House of Assembly to... Read More

Man blames devil for allegedly raping, impregnating daughter

Nigeria, Sept. 20 -- The police in Ogun State have arrested a 45-year-old man for allegedly raping and impregnating his daughter at Ode-Remo part of the state. In a statement on Monday by Abimbola Oy... Read More

Four rescued as container falls on vehicle in Lagos

Nigeria, Sept. 19 -- The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) on Sunday rescued four persons trapped in a Toyota Camry car after a 40ft container fell on it at the Barracks area of the sta... Read More

How we stopped man from committing suicide - Police

Nigeria, Sept. 18 -- The police in Lagos has said it prevented a middle-aged man from killing himself in the state on Wednesday. In a statement released on Saturday by Adekunle Ajisebutu, the police ... Read More

#EndSARS: Videos of attacks on police stations presented to panel downloaded from internet - Official

Nigeria, Sept. 17 -- Most of the videos showing the attacks on police stations across the country during last year's #EndSARS protests were downloaded from the internet, Oludotun Odubona, an Assistant... Read More

Lagos govt arrests fake nurse three months after employment

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- The Lagos State Ministry of Health has said it had arrested a fake nurse, Olufunke Adegbenro, employed by the state three months ago. Tunbosun Ogunbanwo, the state's ministry of ... Read More