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November 29, 2018 12:53 PM Police sacks SARS operative who killed LASTMA official, orders his trial

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered the trial and dismissal of an operative of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Inspector Olukunle Olonade. Olonade allegedly shot dead an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, Rotimi Adeyemi, at the Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos State on Wednesday. The police spokesperson 33

November 12, 2018 5:58 PM Man sentenced to 14-hour labour for stealing tubers of yam in Lagos

A magistrate court in Ejigbo, Lagos State has sentenced a suspect to 14 hours of community service for stealing three tubers of yam at Ikotun market. The defendant, 26-year-old Okon Happiness, was reported to have entered a shop in the market owned by one Kehinde Lawanson and took away the yams valued at N2,100. Luck, however, ran out of him when Lawanson 34

September 9, 2018 6:01 AM Senatorial aspirant’s guard kills two persons in Oyo

A security operative in the convoy of a senatorial aspirant in Oyo State killed two persons in Oyo town on Saturday. The guard killed the two persons after firing gunshots to disperse people running after the politician’s vehicle. According to Punch, a man and a woman were killed on the spot while another sustained injuries from the gunshots. He said that the politician 33

May 24, 2018 6:50 AM Suspected abductor of 2-year-old girl arrested in Lagos

Elizabeth Ibezim, who allegedly abducted a two-year-old girl in Lagos, has been arrested. The little girl was allegedly stolen while her mother was busy selling yam tubers at Mile 12 Produce Market, Lagos. The Lagos State police spokesman, SP Chike Oti, said in a statement on Wednesday that the child was rescued as Ibezim was about to board a bus at Ketu bus stop in Nigeria’s 27

May 14, 2018 3:08 AM APC driving Nigeria to anarchy -PDPThe Sun News

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of dricing Nigeria to the brink of anarchy through its nationwide congresses. PDP hinged its accusation on the spate of violence associated with the APC congresses. The PDP said although ordinarily, party congresses should be civil interaction among party members, the party’s 44

April 24, 2018 5:55 AM Cee-c attacked at Lagos airport [VIDEO]

Controversial Big Brother Naija housemate, Cee-c was on Monday night attacked few minutes after arriving the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. Cee-c, who emerged First runner up, after Miracle won the just concluded reality show, arrived the airport at 8:00 p.m alongside other housemates. It was gathered that a rowdy mob booed and slammed 28

March 12, 2018 9:20 PM Car crushes teenager to death in Osun

A 15-year-old boy was on Monday crushed to death after a Sport Utility Vehicle lost control and rammed into him in Osogbo, Osun State. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, an eye witness said the deceased, who went to Ayegbaju Market in the metropolis to buy pepper, was returning home when he was killed. The vehicle was said to have lost control 25

March 5, 2018 7:53 AM Priest sets two bank ATMs ablaze in Imo

A man said to be an Anglican Priest, serving at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Ugiri in Isiala Mbano LGA is cooling off his heels in the police net for reportedly breaking into the bank in broad daylight with a gallon of fuel and setting the two installed ATMs on fire. He set the two Automated Teller Machines installed by Imo Microfinance Bank at Aba Branch 26

February 23, 2018 1:33 PM Suspected phone snatcher burnt to death in Calabar

A middle-aged man suspected to be a phone thief was on Friday burnt to death in Calabar. DAILY POST gathered that the incident happened at Goldie Street, along the University of Calabar (UNICAL) axis by Eastern Highway in Calabar South Local Government area of Cross River State. An eyewitness, who gave his name as Fidelis Ekpeyong explained that the incident 26

February 7, 2018 10:53 AM Police arrest officers who allegedly killed commercial driver in Edo

The Edo State Police Command says it has arrested members of its patrol team who allegedly killed a commercial driver yesterday,Tuesday morning. The State Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, disclosed this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Benin. Kokumo said investigation has begun and if found culpable, the officers 26