*I only defiled my neighbour’s 10 year old daughter twice – Suspect (DailyTrust)*LASWA begins clearing of water hyacinth on Lagos waterways (Guardian)*2 cases of ‘worst ever’ Omicron variant detected in UK (Metro)

I only defiled my neighbour’s 10 year old daughter twice – Suspect (DailyTrust) A 34-year- old married man, Godwin Iroro, arrested for allegedly defiling his neighbour’s 10 year old daughter in Ajegunle, Lagos State, has admitted that he only defiled…

Oyan Dam… agony of residents of Agboyi-Ketu, Ajegunle, Isheri, others

Whenever Lagos State government says it is taking giant strides towards attaining the status of a mega city, some Lagosians usually take such assertions with a grain of salt. Among these skeptics are residents of Agboyi-Ketu, Owode Onirin, Isheri, Ajegunle,…

Fire razes shops at plank section of boundary market, Ajegunle

Traders of the plank section of the boundary market, at the Ajegunle area of Lagos were still counting their loses as fire gutted parts of the market. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) confirmed that some shops were gutted…

‘I went into crime because neighbours were calling me thief’

A 21-year-old armed robbery suspect, Rasheed Sulaimon, has told his police interrogators that he went into crime to prove a point to neighbours who were always calling him a thief in Ajegunle, Lagos, when he was growing up. The police…

Our deadly robbery operations in Oyo, Osun, Lagos – 23-year-old gang leader

The ringleader of a notorious gang terrorising Ibadan, Oyo State, Osun and Lagos States, Enioluwa Adebayo, has opened up on his four-year stint in robbery. Popularly known as Judgement, an alias he earned for killing victims who put up resistance,…

*How Nigerian Twitter helped keke rider raise over N1m to pay hospital bills (Guardian) *‘Police broke into our houses like robbers, arrested our children’ (Punch)

How Nigerian Twitter helped keke rider raise over N1m to pay hospital bills (Guardian) When Emmanuel Nweke’s wife Gift was delivered of a baby through a Caesarean section (CS) on November 5, he was happy the child and his wife…

Lagos residents accuse police of illegal raid (Punch)

Residents of Ilaje in the Ajegunle area of Lagos State have accused men of the state police command of arresting innocent persons during a raid to restore normalcy in the area after pandemonium broke out between two groups of hoodlums…

*Lagos residents accuse police of illegal raid (Punch) *Lagos prosecutes alleged environmental offenders, fake LAGESC officer (Guardian)

Lagos residents accuse police of illegal raid (Punch) Residents of Ilaje in the Ajegunle area of Lagos State have accused men of the state police command of arresting innocent persons during a raid to restore normalcy in the area after…

Six killed as flood submerges Lagos communities (Punch)

The recent release of water from the Oyan Dam in Abeokuta has plunged residents of some communities in Lagos into untold hardship as their houses, shops and places of worship have been submerged. Residents of the God First, Ajegunle and…

* Lagos gives Bonded Terminals in Ajegunle 21-day ultimatum to relocate (Nation) * Lagos pays N467m to 187 retirees (Punch)

THISISLAGOS MORNING NEWS UPDATE AUGUST 7, 2018   Lagos gives Bonded Terminals in Ajegunle 21-day ultimatum to relocate (Nation) Lagos State Government has given 21–day ultimatum to owners of bonded terminals in Ajegunle in Ajeromi-Ifelodun area to vacate their current…

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