Husbands to abusive wives, arresting blasphemy, landgrabbers’ paradise and so much more

What is a city without crime? thisislagos descends into the Lagos underground to search out the baddest guys the craziest crimes in LasGidi. 89 men beaten, violated by their wives in Lagos – Commissioner (DailyTimes) Between 2020 and the first…

*Cleric docked for allegedly destroying shrine in Badagry (Guardian)*Alleged murder: Lagos police frees American lady after 44 days in detention (Punch)

Cleric docked for allegedly destroying shrine in Badagry (Guardian) A 67-year-old cleric, Alhaji Abdul-Fatai Gbadamosi, on Thursday appeared in a Magistrates’ Court in Lagos, for allegedly destroying the Aje shrine in Badagry. Gbadamosi, whose address was not given, is charged…

Insecurity: Police mount 24hr surveillance on Lagos schools, farms

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos Command, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu, yesterday, disclosed that policemen have been deployed to carry out 24 hours surveillance on schools and farms, to avert kidnappings and banditry in Lagos State. The Police boss, however, lamented that…

Cultists abound in spite of new Lagos law, again, Evans’ trial stalled and a lot more

What is a city without crime? thisislagos descends into the Lagos underground to search out the baddest guys committing the craziest crimes in LasGidi. One killed, many injured in clash between cultists in Lagos (DailyTrust) One person was killed while…

*Lagos CP condemns Computer Village video, says policemen are not thieves (Guardian)*FAAN shuts screening point at Lagos airport (DailyTrust)

Lagos CP condemns Computer Village video, says policemen are not thieves (Guardian) The Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos State, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, has condemned and described the viral video, where two policemen were attacked and alleged to have stolen mobile…

Command to arraign Lagos socialite for Cubana club operations (Punch)

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a socialite, Mike Eze, aka Pretty Mike, for allegedly facilitating operations at the Cubana Nightclub in the Victoria Island area of the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, while parading 172…

*#EndSARS: N2.5b assets burnt, thousands of jobs threatened at Lekki Plaza – LCC (Nation)*How NURTW members were attacked at Obalende – MC Oluomo’s aide (Punch)

#EndSARS: N2.5b assets burnt, thousands of jobs threatened at Lekki Plaza – LCC (Nation) The Lekki Concession Company (LCC) Thursday said assets worth about N2.5billion were destroyed in the aftermath of the October 20 incident at the Admiralty Circle (Lekki)…

Lagos CP partners judiciary, ministry on dispensation of justice

In a bid to achieve effective dispensation of justice, the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu on Tuesday met with the Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Kazeem Alogba and the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Lagos State,…

2 traffic robbers nabbed in Lagos

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested two persons, Dada Owolabi and Kolawole Olawoye, for allegedly dispossessing unsuspecting members of the public of their valuables inside traffic in the Ogudu/Alapere area of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The state Police…

*103 arrested for COVID-19 violation, robbery, arson in Lagos (Punch)*‘Fear of another lockdown causing low Christmas shopping’ (Guardian)

103 arrested for COVID-19 violation, robbery, arson in Lagos (Punch) The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Hakeem Odumosu, on Wednesday, paraded 103 suspects for allegedly violating the state government’s order to curb the spread of COVID-19, dispossessing unsuspecting members of the…

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