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Moyosore Onigbanjo, attorney-general and commissioner for justice in Lagos, says many “contradictions” in the report of the state’s judicial panel on police brutality make the findings unreliable. The Lagos government, On Tuesday, released the white paper on the report submitted by the judicial panel set up to probe cases of police brutality in the state. The panel […]Continue Reading
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Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA have arrested  a drug dealer from Brazil, Okafor Okwudili Moses, after 2.55 kilograms of cocaine was discovered in a toilet at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, in Ikeja, Lagos. A statement released by the agency’s director, media and advocacy Femi Babafemi on Sunday said the […]Continue Reading
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Some subscribers to the collapsed 21-storey building in Ikoyi, Lagos State, signed contracts ranging from over $500,000 (N206.5m) to over $3m (N1.24bn) for the purchase of luxury apartments in the high-rise from Fourscore Heights Limited, findings by our correspondent have revealed. Documents obtained by our correspondent showed that after the payment of an initial Continue Reading
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The trial of Chidinma Ojukwu, a 300-level Mass Communication student of the University of Lagos, accused of murdering Super TV’s Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga, was stalled on Tuesday at the Lagos State High Court, sitting at the Tafawa Balewa Square Annex. Defence counsels complained that the statements contained in the proof of evidence served […]Continue Reading
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The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has visited the site of the Ikoyi building Collapse. The former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Tinubu, was accompanied by the current Governor, Babajide Sanwoolu and his Nasarawa State counterpart, Abdullahi Sule. The building collapsed on Monday with many theories still flying around on […]Continue Reading
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Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has inaugurated a six-man Independent Panel to investigate all issues surrounding the Ikoyi building collapse and to forestall future occurrences. The six-man panel is led by the former Lagos Commissioner for Physical planning and the President of Nigeria Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Toyin Ayinde. The Inquiry team has 30 […]Continue Reading
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Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has ordered the suspension of the General Manager of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, Mr. Gbolahan Oki, The governor also said the government will find out what went wrong and punish those indicted in the 21-storey building that collapsed in Ikoyi, Lagos State on Monday. The Governor, as a […]Continue Reading