*Cultists clash in Lagos community, rob residents, loot property (Punch)*Night markets, roadside traders worry residents, motorists (Guardian)

Cultists clash in Lagos community, rob residents, loot property (Punch) A supremacy clash between rival cults on Sunday created tension on Mumuni Adio Badmos Road, Ijegun Egba, in the Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered…

*Sanwo-Olu says Lagos has overcome COVID-19 third wave (Guardian)*Man smashes grinding stone on peacemaker’s leg for meddling in fight (Punch)

Sanwo-Olu says Lagos has overcome COVID-19 third wave (Guardian) Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, said Lagos has successfully overcome COVID-19 third wave and already taking proactive measures to banish the virus from the state completely. Speaking at…

*UK ballistic expert sheds light on Lekki tollgate shootings (Guardian)*Defilement: Witness testifies against Baba Ijesha (DailyTrust)

UK ballistic expert sheds light on Lekki tollgate shootings (Guardian) The United Kingdom (UK)-based forensic and ballistic company, hired by Lagos State government to investigate the shooting incident at the Lekki Tollgate, has said that live military-grade ammunition were not…

*EFCC invites SCOAN disciples for alleged looting of late T.B Joshua’s money vault (Guardian)*UNILAG visitation panel alleges contracts splitting, procurement Act violation (Punch)

EFCC invites SCOAN disciples for alleged looting of late T.B Joshua’s money vault (Guardian) There are indications that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have invited 20 disciples of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) for questioning…

*Lagos Uber driver dies while conveying reverend sister (Punch)*IPO testifies against bank employees on alleged felony, unlawful detention trial (Guardian)

Lagos Uber driver dies while conveying reverend sister (Punch) A Uber driver, Anthony Okafor, has died while conveying a passenger, said to be a reverend sister, to a destination in Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that Okafor picked the woman…

*Italy-bound woman arraigned for ‘attempted heroin export’ (Nation)*Absence of translator stalls trial of 5 Guineans involved in elephant tusk smuggling (ThisDay)

Italy-bound woman arraigned for ‘attempted heroin export’ (Nation) An Italy-bound traveller, Mrs. Nora Chinyere Nadi, was on Thursday brought before the Federal High Court in Lagos for alleged drug trafficking. Nadi was arraigned by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency…

*Pastor, 1 other arraigned over gender violence (DailyTrust)*Court remands 2 applicants for being in possession of toy gun (Vanguard)

Pastor, 1 other arraigned over gender violence (DailyTrust) A 52-year-old pastor, Samson Ajayi, and one Jamiyu Jejelaye (36) have been arraigned before an Ado-Ekiti magistrate’s court over gender-based violence on one Nifemi Ajayi. Police prosecutor, Inspector Bamikole Olasunkanmi, told the…

*Abuja man beats lover to death over phone charger (Punch)*Baba Ijesha: 2 others also sexually molested minor -Defence (Guardian)*

Abuja man beats lover to death over phone charger (Punch) A man, identified as Hasan Taiwo, allegedly beat his live-in lover, Chibuzor Aloh, a mother of four, to death for allegedly using his phone charger without permission. The incident happened…

*Igboho: People are working behind the scenes, says Sanwo-Olu (Punch)*Low turnout in Lagos LG poll (Tribune)

Igboho: People are working behind the scenes, says Sanwo-Olu (Punch) The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has stated that people are ” working behind the scenes”  concerning the arrest and trial of Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known…

*Lagos Assembly CSO, others brutalise lawyer over council poll suit (Punch)*Sallah ram sales at Kara market halt movement on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway (Guardian)

Lagos Assembly, CSO, others brutalise lawyer over council poll suit (Punch) A  lawyer, Yakubu Eleto, has accused some workers at the Lagos State House of Assembly, led by the Chief Security Officer, of brutalising him when he attempted to serve…

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