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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


COVID-19: How police are decongesting prisons - Official

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- The Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba, said, on Thursday, that testing of suspects for COVID-19 in police detention has helped to reduce congestion at correctional centres. ... Read More


Police arrest two for offering bribes for release of suspects

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- The police in Lagos have arrested two suspects for offering bribes to the police to secure the release of suspects in police detention. Adekunle Ajisebutu, the Lagos police spoke... Read More


Indiscriminate Refuse Dumping: LAWMA arrests cart pushers

Nigeria, Sept. 16 -- The Lagos State Waste Management Agency (LAWMA) on Thursday said it has arrested 17 suspects over indiscriminate dumping of refuse and other environmental offences. According to ... Read More


Lagos transport's e-payment system boosts smart city credentials but pitfalls remain

Nigeria, Sept. 15 -- On a recent afternoon in the Ikorodu area of Lagos, scores of commuters waited at the bus station for the arrival of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) buses to convey them to their dest... Read More


Police shoot to maim, not kill - Official

Nigeria, Sept. 14 -- An Assistant Commissioner of Police, Oludotun Odubona, on Tuesday, told the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on the investigation of the Lekki shooting incident that the poli... Read More


Lagos #EndSARS Panel: Ammunition presented by Army matches bullet shells recovered at Lekki Tollgate - Expert

Nigeria, Sept. 10 -- A forensic expert from Sentinel Forensics Ltd, Joseph Kayode, has told the Lagos Judicial Panel of Inquiry in the investigation of the Lekki tollgate shooting incident that the sa... Read More