Police arrest suspected drug dealers

Nigeria, Aug. 1 -- Two suspected drug dealers were arrested at Dantata area, Mile 2-Badagry Expressway, by the police in Lagos on Friday. The suspects were arrested following an information received ... Read More

Police arrest suspected car, phone snatchers in Lagos

Nigeria, July 29 -- The police in Lagos have arrested a car-snatching syndicate and two suspected traffic robbers at Ikorodu and Ikeja areas of the state respectively. Muyiwa Adejobi, the Lagos polic... Read More

Police arrest ex-convict for allegedly killing sex worker

Nigeria, July 28 -- The police in Ogun State have arrested an 18-year-old boy for allegedly killing a sex worker at Ilupeju community, Oke-Aregba in Abeokuta. The suspect, Jamiu Malomo, was arrested ... Read More

Nigerian govt generated 'less than N1bn' from gaming industry in 2019 - Minister

Nigeria, July 28 -- Despite a huge number of people engaged in betting, Nigerian government generated less than N1 billion from the gaming industry in 2019, Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernm... Read More

Lagos govt awards N30 million to families of deceased police officers

Nigeria, July 28 -- The Lagos State government has awarded a total of N30 million to the families of three police officers who died in the line of duty in the state. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, thro... Read More

Police release 47 Yoruba Nation agitators from custody

Nigeria, July 28 -- The police in Lagos have released 47 out of the 48 Yoruba Nation agitators that were arrested during the July 3 rally in Lagos from custody. The 47 agitators were released on Tues... Read More

Police charge Yoruba nation agitator with murder

Nigeria, July 26 -- The police in Lagos have singled out one of the 48 Yoruba nation agitators, arrested during the July 3 rally, for the murder of a lady who was killed by a stray bullet during the e... Read More

Lagos LG Poll: No level playing field in election - YPP

Nigeria, July 25 -- The Young Progressive Party (YPP) has said there was no level playing field in the just concluded local government election in Lagos State. The president of YPP, Tomiwa Aladekomo,... Read More

Cult Clash: Police arrest suspects, recover weapons

Nigeria, July 25 -- The police in Lagos arrested two suspected cultists at Oto-Awori, Ijanikin area of the state on Sunday evening. Muyiwa Adejobi, the police spokesperson, said the suspects were arr... Read More

Low voter turn-out mar Lagos councils' election

Nigeria, July 24 -- The local government and councillorship election that held in Lagos on Saturday witnessed a low turnout of voters as only a handful of people were at polling units to elect their c... Read More