Tag Archives: Lagos

Woman allegedly damages EKEDC ladder, stones officials

A 39-year-old woman, Minotu Shodimu, on Wednesday appeared before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly damaging a ladder belonging to Eko Electricity Distribution Company Plc (EKEDC). The defendant, a trader, who resides at No. 58, Abule-Nla Road, off Apapa Road, Ebute Meta, was brought before the …

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Police arrest hit-and-run Lebanese driver in Lagos

A lady identified as Omotomi Akinsanya has reportedly sustained injuries on her leg after she was hit by a hit and run Lebanese who allegedly drove against traffic in the Victoria Island area of Lagos. The incident which was confirmed on the Twitter handle of SP Benjamin Hundeyin, Spokesperson, Lagos …

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NDLEA arrests drug baron behind N3bn Tramadol linked to Abba Kyari’s team

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested a billionaire drug baron behind the N3billion Tramadol deal involving the embattled suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari-led Intelligence Response Team, Chief Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu. The anti-narcotic agency said Ukatu arrest followed months of surveillance and evasion of arrest. Ukatu, …

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Aspirants step up governorship ticket chase

Governorship aspirants seeking tickets on the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) platforms are intensifying their push. Many of them threw their hats into the ring for slots in Lagos, Kano, Kaduna, Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Benue statesThe PDP has extended the sale of nomination and …

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U.S. Consulate promotes STEM education, introduces Drone Soccer Competition in Lagos

The United States government is committed to supporting programs that promote STEM education and provide students with opportunities to contribute to creating sustainable and inclusive economic prosperity in Nigeria. On Saturday, the U.S. Consulate General in collaboration with the Global Air Drone Academy and the Lagos State Ministry of Education …

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