Guard punches ‘tenant’ to death over rent payment in Lagos
Metro

Guard punches ‘tenant’ to death over rent payment in Lagos

…the Guard allegedly punched the victim during and argument A private security guard, Desmond Gudyu, has allegedly punched a 26-year-old man, Akeem Nuhu, to death during an altercation on Lugard Avenue, Ikoyi, Lagos State. Gudyu, a staff of Corporate Victoria Gardens Security Company, who was employed to guard a building in the area, was said

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Flood Threat: Lagos Govt warns residents
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Flood Threat: Lagos Govt warns residents

‘Issuing the red alert, the Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources stressed the need for residents to be vigilant’ Lagos State Government has alerted residents of the state especially those residing on the banks of Ogun River to relocate upland. The state government also directed property owners and developers to desist from embarking on any

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Widow accuses police officer of N.6m extortion
Business

Widow accuses police officer of N.6m extortion

‘Officers were said to have demanded N610,000 from the widow for investigation… she paid the money’ A 45-year-old widow, Olabisi Ayinla, has accused men of the State Criminal Investigation Department(CID) Yaba, Lagos State, of extorting N610,000 from her. Sources said that on August 27, Ayinla hired a truck to convey 15,000 litres of diesel, worth

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4 suspects arrested in Lagos for kidnapping
Metro

4 suspects arrested in Lagos for kidnapping

‘Two rescued from being lynched by angry mob for allegedly possessing the corpse of a child in Lagos’ The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of four suspects for allegedly attempting to kidnap a 10-year-old girl in the state. The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer(PPRO) Benjamin Hundeyin, who confirmed the development said

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Anger, confusion as 3-yr old boy dies while receiving treatment in a Lagos hospital
Health

Anger, confusion as 3-yr old boy dies while receiving treatment in a Lagos hospital

‘A nurse gave boy an injection aside from the ones initially given and he vomited everything he had eaten because he reacted to the drugs’ The family of a three-year-old boy, David Nwogu, has been thrown into mourning after he died while being treated at the Maternal and Child Hospital in the Ajah area of

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Tragedy as 18 seater bus summersaults, goes up in flames in Lagos [Video]
Metro

Tragedy as 18 seater bus summersaults, goes up in flames in Lagos [Video]

Tragedy struck at the exit of 3rd Mainland bridge from Charlie Boy’s area en route Ajah of Lagos as eighteen seater bus summersaulted and caught fire. Eye witnessed account claimed that the lone fatal accident claimed the lives of at least sixteen of the passengers who got trapped in the inferno. Two of the eighteen

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Teenager kills friend during fight over food in Lagos
Metro

Teenager kills friend during fight over food in Lagos

Tragedy struck in Lagos State on Saturday when a teenager, Daniel Akindele, reportedly stabbed his friend, Ayo Bameke, to death during a fight over food. THE DAILY VENDOR gathered that the incident occurred at the Abattoir Complex in the Agege area of state. It was learnt that Akindele and Bameke, alongside other friends, usually visited

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Fraudsters rape lady after defrauding her in Lagos
Metro

Fraudsters rape lady after defrauding her in Lagos

…Fraudsters have been deploying different tactics to swindle unsuspecting members of the public The Police in Lagos have arrested two suspected fraudsters, Rotimi Fisher and Sherif Adebayo, who allegedly defrauded a 23-year-old girl in the Ipaja area of the state. THE DAILY VENDOR learnt that the suspects also lured the victim to an uncompleted building

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2023 Presidency: Open all Ndigbo markets in Lagos or I campaign against you all over Nigeria, Nnewi prophet threatens Tinubu
Politics

2023 Presidency: Open all Ndigbo markets in Lagos or I campaign against you all over Nigeria, Nnewi prophet threatens Tinubu

An Nnewi based prophet, Bro Iyke Uzukwu says he would campaign against the presidential ambition of the All Progressives Congress(APC) standard bearer, Bola Ahmed Tinubu except all the markets closed in Lagos because most traders therein are Ndigbo are reopened. Bro Uzukwu, the Spiritual Head, Soul Revival Outreach Nnewi Anambra State who was speaking with

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Police intercept ammunition, motorcycles, arrest three suspects in Lagos
Metro

Police intercept ammunition, motorcycles, arrest 3 suspects in Lagos

Operatives of the Lagos State Police command have arrested three suspects at Poromope Estate, Ijede road in the Ikorodu area of the state. The suspects identified as Tukur Abdullah, Muazu Telim and Dahiru Idris, were caught with two buses, an unspecified number of live cartridges, three dismantled motorcycles, phones among other items. It was gathered

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FG sets to rejuvenate Ijora jetty in Lagos
Business

FG sets to rejuvenate Ijora jetty in Lagos

The Federal Government is targeting economic prosperity through the rejuvenation of the Ijora jetty in Lagos. According to the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), the Ijora jetty seems abandoned as a result of wrecks. The Lagos Area Manager, NIWA,  Sarat Braimah, who said this on Friday when the Authority commenced wreck removal at some waterways

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