Yoruba Nation: Security operatives seal off venue of Osogbo rally

There was a heavy presence of police, men of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, at Nelson Mandela Freedom Park, Osogbo, the venue of the Yoruba Nation Mega Rally on Saturday. Also sighted at the venue were men of Amotekun…

*Lagos to open Agege-Pen Cinema bridge today (Punch)*NSCDC bursts illegal foreign SIM card dealer (Vanguard)

Lagos to open Agege-Pen Cinema bridge today (Punch) Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, will open the Agege-Pen Cinema Bridge to vehicular movement on Friday (today), The PUNCH has learnt. A top government official, who chose to remain anonymous, told our…

NSCDC intercepts pipeline vandals with fuel-laden truck in Oyo

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSC­DC), Anti Vandals Squad, Oyo State Command, says it has arrested two trucks belonging to some vandals who are now at large. The state NSCDC Com­mandant, Iskilu Akinsanya, while giving the details in…

3rd Mainland Bridge closure: LASG assures Lagosians of minimal inconveniences

The Lagos State Government has assured Lagosians of minimal burden as it partially closes the Third Mainland Bridge for repairs for six months. Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, gave the assurance on Thursday while receiving the new Sector Commander…

60 Lagos-bound men intercepted in truck conveying cows

Some security personnel, on Monday, intercepted about 60 men hiding in a truck that was conveying cows to Lagos State at the Berger end of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. It was gathered that the travellers, who reportedly came from Zamfara and…

*LAWMA truck driving against traffic crushes four in head-on collision (Tribune) *Economic effect of COVID-19 killing us more than the pandemic itself – Small business owners (Punch)

LAWMA truck driving against traffic crushes four in head-on collision (Tribune) Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has disclosed that four people were injured and hospitalised from a crash involved a truck and a van earlier today. The statement issued…

*‘Lagosians to enjoy free BRT ride, toll during Yuletide’ (Nation) *We’re Ready For The Festive Season – LAWMA (Independent)

  ‘Lagosians to enjoy free BRT ride, toll during Yuletide’ (Nation) Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said yesterday that Lagosians will today enjoy a free ride on BRT to their destinations. He said they will also enjoy free ride on…

*NSCDC official shoots Lagos tricycle rider for overtaking van (Punch) *Two arrested for stealing celebrity’s Jewelry (Nation)

NSCDC official shoots Lagos tricycle rider for overtaking van (Punch) There was commotion along Oregun Road, Ikeja, Lagos, on Saturday as an official of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in the state shot a commercial tricycle rider. Our…

NSCDC officer kills undergraduate in Bayelsa (Punch)

An officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has allegedly shot dead a 100-level student of petrochemical engineering of the Niger Delta University in Bayelsa State. It was gathered that the incident happened around 10.30pm on Saturday at…

Abuja school bursar arrested for raping, impregnating pupil (Punch)

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps have arrested the Bursar of the Government Secondary School, Dangara, Abaji, in the Federal Capital Territory, for allegedly defiling and impregnating a 15-year-old pupil. The 51-year-old suspect, Mr Gabriel Ekundayo, who…

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