Police investigate claims of Boko Haram sleeper cells in Lagos

Lagos State Police Commissioner Hakeem Odumosu has said security agencies were investigating claims of sleeper cells for alleged repentant Boko Haram members across the state. He said this while responding to questions from reporters at the command headquarters in Ikeja…

#EndSARS Memorial: Tear gas fired at hoodlums, not protesters, says Lagos CP

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, on Wednesday, said hoodlums were dispersed at the Lekki tollgate, the venue of the #EndSARSMemorial protest in Lagos. CP Odumosu, who spoke to newsmen at the tollgate, stated that the #EndSARSMemorial…

#EndSARS: Lagos CP warns against planned protest

The Lagos Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday warned against any planned protest in the state. A statement signed by the State Police Command’s Spokesperson, Adekunle Ajisebutu, revealed that the command had received information of a planned protest to…

Man arrested for defiling 9-year-old girl in Lagos

Men of the Lagos Police Command have arrested one Ayo Adenupebi, for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old girl in the Akodo area of the state. The state Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Adekunle Ajisebutu, said in a statement on Wednesday that…

*Police comb waterways, others to free abducted retired general in Lagos (Punch)*Lagos empowers residents with N100m to check poverty (Guardian)

Police comb waterways, others to free abducted retired general in Lagos (Punch) Five police teams have been set up to rescue Air Vice Marshal Sikiru Smith (retd) who was abducted on Monday by masked gunmen at a site in the…

Lagos CP vows to arrest motorcyclists who killed policeman, destroyed patrol vehicles

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has vowed to arrest and prosecute the hoodlums who killed a policeman, CSP Kazeem Abonde, in the Ajao Estate of Lagos State. The victim was killed on Thursday when policemen carrying…

103 suspects arrested during raid on Lagos black spots

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested 103 suspects during a raid on black spots in the Oshodi area of the state. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi, in a statement on Wednesday, said the state…

*Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Igboho arrested in Cotonou (Punch)*Missing nightgown: Court refuses to discharge Danish accused of killing wife (Vanguard)

Yoruba Nation agitator Sunday Igboho arrested in Cotonou (Punch) Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo also known as Sunday Igboho, has been arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic, The PUNCH has learnt. He was arrested at an airport in Cotonou on Monday…

*Ladipo market: Our operatives killed nobody, says Air Force (Nation)*Chidinma’s U-turn on Super TV boss Ataga’s murder an afterthought -Police (Punch)

Ladipo market: Our operatives killed nobody, says Air Force (Nation) The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied stray bullets from its operatives allegedly killed three persons at Ladipo Market, Lagos on Tuesday afternoon. It also described as untrue claims that…

Family of slain salesgirl threatens to sue Lagos, police

The family of Jumoke Oyeleke, the salesgirl who was allegedly killed by a stray bullet during the Yoruba Nation rally in Lagos on Saturday, has threatened to sue the Lagos State Government and the state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu,…

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