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FRCN Probe: Court Fixes 12 May For Verdict

•Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Akin Kuponiyi  A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos State, southwest Nigeria, Friday adjourned till 12 May this year to deliver judgment in a suit filed before the court by the suspended Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, against Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, FRCN, and its Executive Secretary. Sanusi is […]

Lagos Gov Race: Ashafa, GOS, Hamzat To Fight For Ticket

governorship race

Jamiu Yisa & Jide Osokoya Following the zoning of the 2015 governorship ticket to Lagos East Senatorial District by the Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, it is going to be a straight battle between two close friends, Senator Ganiyu Olanrewaju Solomon popularly known as GOS and Senator Bareeu Gbenga Ashafa as […]

Men Wired To Love Breasts, Says Lagos Lawmaker

•Akinola-Hassan

Eromosele Ebhomele A female lawmaker in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Ramotallahi Akinola-Hassan, has added to the debate concerning the actual owner of a woman’s breasts between her husband and children. There had been varied opinions on the issue. While some have maintained that a woman’s breasts belong to the man, others say they […]

Extra-Judicial Killing: Judge Orders Police To Pay N25m Damages

The late Femi Ilesanmi

Daniel Ekugo A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos State, western Nigeria has ordered the Nigeria Police Force to pay N25 million as damages to the family of Femi Michael Ilesanmi, who died while in custody at the State Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, Ikeja, Lagos. The trial judge, Justice O. Atinuke Ipaye, gave the […]

Police Beef Up Security In Lagos

PPRO, Ngozi Braide

Cyriacus Izuekwe Ahead of the forthcoming Easter festivities and Lagos State Black Heritage Carnival, the Lagos State Police Command has beefed up security to forestall any break down of law and order in the state. In a release, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, Mrs Ngozi Braide said the police took the measure to prevent hoodlums from […]

Woman Stabs Co-Tenant Over Bathroom Key

•Jamiu after he was stabbed in the face by his neighbour

Paul Iyoghojie A 32 year-old woman, Rahman Raliat, has been arraigned before a Tinubu Magistrate’s Court, Lagos State, southwest Nigeria, for allegedly stabbing her co-tenant, Sulaimon Jamiu with a broken bottle on his head, face and head over a bathroom key. Raliat, a resident of Prince Abolaji Avenue, Imolete, Alaga, Baba Adisa Village, Ibeju Lekki, […]

Lagos, 7 Other African Cities On Emerging Cities List

Damilare Okunola Lagos has been listed among seven other African cities on the emerging global cities index for 2014 which was released by A. T. Kearney recently. The former Nigerian capital’s inclusion indicates how globally engaged it is and how quickly it has been able to catch up with the top performers on a number […]

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