*S-West govs, IGP meet in Lagos over Amotekun (Vanguard) *Motorists stranded on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as gridlock persists (Nation)

S-West govs, IGP meet in Lagos over Amotekun (Vanguard) South-West states’ governor and the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, Thursday, held a security summit on Community Policing, Operation Amotekun, in Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja. The meeting is coming on the…

*Police arraign 2 robbery suspects (DailyTrust) *Wigwe: Lagos City Marathon attracts foreign investors (Nation)

Police arraign 2 robbery suspects (DailyTrust) The police in Lagos State have arraigned two suspected armed robbers before an Ikeja magistrate court, Lagos. The accused persons are 22-year-old Afeez Mohammed and 30-year-old Kadiri Mohammed. According to the police, the accused…

*Okada ban takes effect in Lagos (DailyTrust) *Okada/Keke ban: LASTMA hails compliance (Guardian)

Okada ban takes effect in Lagos (DailyTrust) Trailer loads of motorcycles were yesterday transported out of Lagos State as the government launched fresh enforcement of the state’s traffic law which restricts Okada and Keke on major highways. The ban on…

Bruno Fernandes to wear No.18 for Manchester United

Bruno Fernandes will wear the No.18 shirt for Manchester United after completing his move to Old Trafford. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side finally landed the Portugal international in an €80 million (£67.6m) deal from Sporting on Thursday. But United opted to…

*I did not ask any policeman to search bags, phones on highways – Lagos CP (DailyTrust) *NCS Seme seizes tramadol, others valued at N20m (Nation)

I did not ask any policeman to search bags, phones on highways – Lagos CP (DailyTrust) The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has warned policemen serving in the state to desist from searching bags, phones and laptops of…

*Traders faint as fire razes Lagos Timber market (DailyTrust) *Abule Egba explosion: Sanwo-Olu seeks NNPC’s support for compensation of displaced victims (Vanguard)

Traders faint as fire razes Lagos Timber market (DailyTrust) Some traders fainyed while property worth millions of naira was early yesterday destroyed by fire at the popular Amu Timber market near Olorunsogo Bus-stop in Mushin area of Lagos. Several houses…

Fernandes agrees £130,000-a-week deal with Man United (Guardian)

Bruno Fernandes has agreed personal terms with Manchester United. The clubs now just need to agree a fee for the player, with Jorge Mendes set to present a proposal to Sporting Lisbon after he attended United’s FA Cup clash with…

Bruno Fernandes’ agent drops fresh Instagram hint over Manchester United transfer (Metro)

Bruno Fernandes’ agent has dropped an enormous hint that the midfielder could be set for a move to Manchester United. United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward held advanced talks with Sporting Lisbon president Frederico Varandas in London last week with a…

*Most buyers don’t care about fake NAFDAC label on gin – Arrested maker of adulterated drinks (Punch) *Lagos begins cleanup of Ikoyi, VI (Guardian)

Most buyers don’t care about fake NAFDAC label on gin – Arrested maker of adulterated drinks (Punch) A primary school leaver, David Ozoemenam, who specialised in the production of adulterated gin, has been arrested by the police in Lagos. City…

Bruno Fernandes reveals transfer to Tottenham collapsed during summer (Metro)

Bruno Fernandes revealed he was ready to join Tottenham this summer, but the Premier League side did not meet his club’s asking price. The Sporting Lisbon playmaker has been linked with a host of top sides in recent months, with…

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