*Police nab father over alleged defilement of four daughters in Lagos (Punch)*Lagos police command gets new PRO (Vanguard)

Police nab father over alleged defilement of four daughters in Lagos (Punch) A  father of six, Sunday Julius, is currently in police custody in Lagos over alleged defilement of four of his daughters aged seven, 10, 11 and 15. Julius,…

*June 12: FG yet to fulfil promises, says MKO Abiola family (Punch)*Democracy Day: LCCI seeks more holistic approach to power sector’s challenges (Guardian)

June 12: FG yet to fulfil promises, says MKO Abiola family (Punch) Family of the acclaimed winner of June 12, 1993, Presidential election, late Chief MKO Abiola, on Saturday decried that the Federal Government has not fulfilled promises made to…

*EFCC nabs father, son for alleged Internet fraud in Lagos (Punch)*Amaechi wants hotels at stations along Lagos-Ibadan rail line (Vanguard)

EFCC nabs father, son for alleged Internet fraud in Lagos (Punch) The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said it had commenced investigation into alleged conspiracy, computer-related fraud, obtaining by false pretences and retention of proceeds of unlawful activities levelled against…

*Destitute, hoodlums turn Pen Cinema Bridge into abode (Punch)*Lagos Assembly proposes bill to strengthen mortgage process (Guardian)

Destitute, hoodlums turn Pen Cinema Bridge into abode (Punch) Two months after the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, inaugurated the Pen Cinema Bridge, homeless people, including beggars and hoodlums, have occupied the facility and are allegedly using the opportunity to…

*Lagos LG Polls: Group threatens legal action against LASIEC (Leadership)*Nigeria records 1.6m grams of Gold production in 5 years – Minister (Guardian)

Lagos LG Polls: Group threatens legal action against LASIEC (Leadership)  A pro-democracy group, United Foundation for Survival and Sustainability, has implored the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) not to conduct elections into the 37 additionally created local government councils…

*6 feared killed as okada riders, transport union members clash in Lagos (Punch)*How Lagos agencies promote violation of building code (Guardian)

6 feared killed as okada riders, transport union members clash in Lagos (Punch) Controversy is trailing the casualty figure in Monday’s clash involving okada riders and Road Transport Employers’ Association of Nigeria members in the Iyana Iba area of Lagos…

*Accountant shot by robber dies following rejection by Lagos hospitals (Punch)*Ministry, NAPTIP join forces against human trafficking in Lagos (Guardian)

Accountant shot by robber dies following rejection by Lagos hospitals (Punch) An accountant, Odiri Onosigho, has lost his life after being shot during a robbery operation at First Gate bus stop, Festac, in the Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of…

UFC 261: Kamaru Usman knocks out Masvidal in second round

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has retained his title after knocking out his opponent Jorge Masvidal in the second round in the main event of UFC 261 in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday. A first-round that did not disappoint the fans…

*Parents lock up daughter for 10 years in Kano (Guardian)*YABATECH releases cut-off marks for 2020/2021 admission (Punch)

Parents lock up daughter for 10 years in Kano (Guardian) The Nigerian police have rescued a 15-year-old girl imprisoned for 10 years by her parents, BBC reported on Tuesday. Aisha Jubril was rescued in Kano State on Monday. The girl…

I hawked fufu before relocating abroad, says Kamaru Usman, Nigerian-born American fighter

Nigerian-American mixed martial arts champion, Kamaru Usman, has revealed that he and his family had nothing while in Nigeria before moving on to greener pastures and finding his beloved sport. The UFC’s current welterweight champion disclosed this and many more…

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