My mother warned me! Arrested ‘one chance’ robber laments

Luck has ran out for a one-chance gang member Ajibola Alao, 29, after he was nabbed by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command, for dispossessing a lone passenger in his bus of the sum of N60, 000 and two phones. According to reports, the suspect and his conductor…

Taxi driver stabs colleague to death in scuffle over prostitute

Tragedy struck at the White Sand area of Ijora Badia when a cab driver identified as Sodiq Fatai was stabbed to death following a scuffle with a rival simply named Asunmo over a prostitute. Reports say Asunmo approached Fatai challenging him over his relationship with the lady whom he (Asunmo) was dating when the scuffle…

Undercover cops foil kidnap of 2-yr-old, nab serial kidnapper

The long arm of the law has eventually caught up with a serial kidnapper identified as Suleiman Seidu after he was caught by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command. According to reports, the kidnap kingpin was plotting the abduction of a two-year-old with two of his friends but unknown…

Alfa in police net for killing landlord with broken bottle

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have apprehended a Muslim cleric, identified as Alfa Ganiyu Umaru, for stabbing his 45-year-old landlord, Tajudeen Popoola after an altercation. The incident which occurred at a one-storey building located at Agbotikuyo bus stop, Ipaja, Lagos State caught many by surprise with those in the know claiming that Tajudeen…

Deranged foreigner slices woman’s throat in Lagos church

In what panned out like a scene from a horror movie, a foreigner identified as Laday Wendipanga, a national of Burkina Faso allegedly slit the throat of one Adepeju Disu at the Lagos Island premises of Holy Cross Cathedral while she was fast asleep. Reports say an alarm was raised by a member of the…

Cholera outbreak claims 6 lives in Lagos

The Lagos State government through the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris has revealed that no less than 45 cases of cholera disease has been recorded in Isolo Local Council Development Area, LCDA, of the state, with six people reported dead already following an outbreak. The State Commissioner for Health informed that 36 cases…

10 Best Places to Live in Lagos Mainland

The center of excellence and metropolitan city of Lagos is one place virtually every Nigerian wishes to live in. But the cost of living – especially renting a home, can make you back off and decide to live elsewhere as they are doubled compared to other places in Nigeria. It’s no news that places on…

Mark Zuckerberg Describes Nollywood As National Treasure

Facebook billionaire, Mark Zuckerberg stepped into Nigeria this week and was excited to interact with Nigerians describing Nollywood, the second largest producers of movies in the world as a Nigerian national treasure. “From everything I have heard, it really sounds like a national treasure. The ability to produce content tells the story of amazing innovation…

Buhari hails Zuckerberg for inspiring Nigerian youths

Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, yesterday found an admirer in President Muhammadu Buhari on account of his simplicity. Zuckerberg yesterday hurried back to Nigeria from Kenya after an earlier visit to keep an appointment with Buhari. The president told Zuckerberg, who visited him at the Presidential Villa,…

President Buhari Eulogises Mark Zuckerberg For His Simplicity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President spoke while granting…

Buhari commends Zuckerberg for inspiring Nigerian youths into entrepreneurship

By DAVID IORJA President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja commended the Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder of social networking website, Facebook, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg for sharing his wealth of knowledge with Nigerian youths, and inspiring a new generation of entrepreneurs. Receiving the internet entrepreneur in the State House, President Buhari said the various meetings held…