*Italy-bound woman arraigned for ‘attempted heroin export’ (Nation)*Absence of translator stalls trial of 5 Guineans involved in elephant tusk smuggling (ThisDay)

Italy-bound woman arraigned for ‘attempted heroin export’ (Nation) An Italy-bound traveller, Mrs. Nora Chinyere Nadi, was on Thursday brought before the Federal High Court in Lagos for alleged drug trafficking. Nadi was arraigned by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency…

*Super TV CEO: Family accuses Lagos police of cover-up, hires Ozekhome (Punch)*Septuagenarian escapes death at Lagos road construction site (Guardian)

Super TV CEO: Family accuses Lagos police of cover-up, hires Ozekhome (Punch) The family of late Super TV Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga, have asked a constitutional lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, to defend their interest and ensure that justice is served.…

*4 Ogun teenage cultists arrested in Lagos (Punch)*Gang of robbers busted in Lagos Guest House (PMNews)

4 Ogun teenage cultists arrested in Lagos (Punch) Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command in the Alakuko area of the state on Friday arrested four suspected cultists. The suspects, it was gathered, came from Ogun State for reprisal attacks…

*Lagos Public Defender secures N1.5m compensation for worker (DailyTrust)*LCC rescues pedestrian injured by hit-and-run driver (Punch)

Lagos Public Defender secures N1.5m compensation for worker (DailyTrust) The Lagos State Office of the Public Defender (OPD) has secured compensation for one of its clients, Muraina Taiwo, against Nahman Construction Ltd. OPD is the agency of the state government…

*FG postpones Falomo Bridge closure (Punch)*Ex-agitator bags first class in UK varsity (Nation)

FG postpones Falomo Bridge closure (Punch) The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola, on Sunday, said the Federal Government has postponed plans to partially close the Falomo Bridge in Victoria Island for repairs. Popoola told the News…

*Worker falls from eight storey building, estate tackles Lekki Gardens (Punch)*Rumpus in Lagos over move to delineate divisions (DailyTrust)

Worker falls from eight storey building, estate tackles Lekki Gardens (Punch) A construction worker, Steven Magilo, met untimely death after falling off the eighth floor of a building under construction and owned by Lekki Gardens, a property company in Lagos.…

*Medical doctor, 17 others in EFCC net over Internet fraud (Punch)*Estate residents seek justice as thugs, police brutalise CSO (Guardian)

Medical doctor, 17 others in EFCC net over Internet fraud (Punch) The Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday arrested a 28-year-old medical doctor, Chijioke Precious, and 17 others over alleged Internet fraud in Owerri,…

*Lagos trader bathes apprentice in acid, victim detained for three months (Punch)*Non-physical post UTME: Comply with guidelines or be disqualified – UNILAG warns (Vanguard)

Lagos trader bathes apprentice in acid, victim detained for three months (Punch) An apprentice, identified simply as Ifeanyi, is in pain after his boss, identified simply as Anaayo, allegedly bathed him in acid and detained him for over three months…

*22 suspected Internet fraudsters arrested in Lagos (Punch)*YABATECH shuts medical centre, academic planning unit as staff dies of COVID-19 (Tribune)

22 suspected Internet fraudsters arrested in Lagos (Punch) No fewer than 22 suspected Internet fraudsters have been arrested by the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. A statement on Tuesday by the EFCC Head of Media…

*Lagos taskforce to auction 88 vehicles for violating traffic law (Guardian)*Lagos to suspend morning assembly, sports activities in schools (Punch)

Lagos taskforce to auction 88 vehicles for violating traffic law (Guardian) The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Enforcement Unit known as Taskforce said it has obtained a court order for a public auction of 88 one-way vehicles forfeited by…

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