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Sporadic shooting in Surulere: Streets deserted, residents flee

Sporadic gunshots rocked Aguda, Surulere area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria on Wednesday as business owners quickly closed their shops and fled.

How we secured Surulere from hoodlums – Lagos youth leader

A youth leader in Surulere, Lagos, Mr Adedeji Adeoti, has narrated how young people in the area secured the community from attack by hoodlums during the recent #EndSARS protest.

#EndSARS: NGO cleans up debris in Surulere

An NGO, Thyaura Partner Concept Ltd on Saturday cleaned up garbage from the aftermath of the #EndSars protest which was hijacked by hoodlums in Surulere, Lagos.

Relations of dead #EndSARS Surulere protester demand justice

Relatives of 55-year-old Ikechukwu Iloamauzor, who was allegedly killed by a stray bullet during Tuesday’s protest in Lagos against police brutality, have called for justice over the incident.

Man dragged to court over late father’s property documents

The children of Late Joshua Olusoga of Surulere, Lagos have dragged their brother, Gbenga Olusoga, 59, before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court for allegedly stealing the certificate of occupancy and survey plan documents of their late father’s property located at 14, Badaru Street, Surulere, Lagos.

Court remands truck pusher for defiling 6-year-old girl

A 23-year-old truck pusher, Onyebuchi Kelvin, who allegedly defiled a neighbor’s six-year-old daughter, was on Tuesday in Lagos remanded at the Kirikiri Prisons by an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

Lagos Games Village: FG to sanction violators

The Federal Government is to serve notices on residents of Games Village Estate in Surulere, Lagos found to have contravened the acquisition agreement of...

Lagos Games Village Estate in rot

An investigative report carried out by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has revealed that "unbridled activities, poor hygiene and severe dilapidation" are now...

LASIEC sets to hold by-election in Surulere Ward on Saturday

The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission, LASIEC, says it is ready to conduct by-election into Ward A (Obele/Oniwala) in Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos tomorrow (Saturday).

Surulere boils as two killed, many injured in hoodlums’ clash

At least two people were killed while several others injured in a clash between hoodlums early Monday in Coker Aguda area of Surulere, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria.

LASIEC to conduct by-election in Surulere, April 27

The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission ( LASIEC ) has revealed that it would conduct Councillorship by-election into Ward A ( Obele/Oniwala ) in Surulere Local Government Area of the State on Saturday, 27th April, 2019.

Video: Gas explosion rocks Surulere

A gas explosion has rocked Bab Animashaun area of Surulere, sending panic in the neighbourhood.

Surulere Council Boss Commissions Road, Drainage Projects

Tajudeen Ajide-Yussuf, the chairman of Surulere Local Government Area, Lagos, commissioned the rehabilitated Shitta Roundabout and the drainage around it on Friday.

Surulere LGA boss Commissions Road Project

The chairman, Surulere Local Government Area, Tajudeen Ajide, has commissioned the 218-meter Alhaji Thanni Street in the Alhaji Masha area of the metropolis.

Lagos evacuates flooded debris from Surulere within hours

The Lagos State Government has earned the praises of residents of the state for its swift response after a street in Surulere area of the State, Akobi Crescent was flooded and overtaken by debris following a torrential rainfall.

Girl wins miss virginity beauty pageant

Dolapo Makanjuola was on Saturday, crowned the “Queen of the Virgins” at the 2017 Miss Virginity beauty pageant held inside the headquarters of Surulere...

Surulere residents to face prosecution

The Department of Environment in Surulere Local Government on Saturday served over 10 houses in Surulere Area Notices to appear before the Court for...

Succour for Surulere residents after road constructions

Kazeem Ugbodaga Sixty-four-year old Mrs Christiana Emela was beaming with smiles as she relaxed in front of her house, a government quarters, located at Durojaiye...

Promoters unveil plans for kids at Boxing Day’s GOtv show

Flykite Productions, promoters of GOtv Boxing Night, have announced plans to make the fifth edition, holding on 26 December, a family-friendly one. According...

Dalung tasks sportswriters to expose rot in sports

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has challenged sports journalists to be courageous to expose corruption that has bastardised Nigerian sports. In...

I will rather dance than beg, says Crazy Legs

Funsho Arogundade He is a regular at celebrity hangout, O’jez inside the National Stadium premises, Surulere, Lagos where he entertains with deft dance steps every...

Promoter, Sponsor unveil package for 4th GOtv Boxing Night

Taiwo Adelu All roads lead to the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos as the promoter and sponsor of the GOtv Boxing Night unveil the package for...

Curtailing Fire Outbreaks In Lagos

Tayo Ogunbiyi Considering recent spate of fire outbreaks in which scores of human lives have been terminated and billions of Naira worth of goods...

NUJ Games Football: Teams battle for final tickets on Friday

Taiwo Adelu With the successful completion of the group stage of the football event of the ongoing 2015 Lagos NUJ Games, eight teams are...

Cultist, 33, remanded for allegedly fighting with weapons

Magistrate Aka Bashorun sitting at an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday remanded an alleged cultist, 33-year-old Peter Udoh, at the Kirikiri Prisons in...

3 hrs Life As Obi Of Ikate

By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu I cannot in good conscience say how I got the title: Obi of Ikate. My iconoclastic scoffing at chieftaincies of all...

2 Persons Vote At Lagos Polling Unit

Its staggering, shocking and almost comical but it is true. At a polling unit in Lagos, only two persons voted despite having 565 registered...

PVC: Fashola, Wife’s Name Missing At Polling Unit

Kazeem Ugbodaga The names of the number one citizen of Lagos state, Governor Babatunde Fashola and that of his wife, Abimbola and all residents who...

Dr. Sid Explains ‘Surulere’

Mavin Records pop star, Dr. Sid, has explained what the track, Surulere represents: dreaming big and never giving up on your dreams. Dr. Sid said...

Federation Cup: Enyimba, Wolves In Final Showdown

Enyimba Football Club of Aba and Warri Wolves are ready for a classical final of the in the oldest club championship in the country,...

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