*Flooding: Lagos, Ogun residents lament losses worth millions (Punch)*Extortion: Police silent over DPO’s extortion of POS operators (Guardian)

Flooding: Lagos, Ogun residents lament losses worth millions (Punch) Residents of certain parts of Lagos and Ogun states have lamented losing property worth millions of naira to the incessant rainfall that led to flooding and the attendant destruction of properties.…

*Outrage as lady dies after plastic surgery, police seek information (Punch)*Drama as police allegedly lock up Magistrate in Lagos (Guardian)

Outrage as lady dies after plastic surgery, police seek information (Punch) Alady, identified simply as Crystabel, has died after surgery at the Cynosure Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Clinics, in the Mende area of Maryland, Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that Crystabel…

*Lagos land grabbers kill 4-year-old, father demands justice (Punch)*Sanwo-Olu, others seek prompt payment of insurance claims (Nation)

Lagos land grabbers kill 4-year-old, father demands justice (Punch) A father, Kazeem Rahman, has demanded justice after suspected land grabbers allegedly shot his four-year-old son, Abdulmalik, to death in the Eredo area of Epe, Lagos State. Kazeem, a mechanic, also…

*Lagos preparing for VAT collection, says LIRS (Punch)*Lagos police arrest robbery suspects, reject N500, 000 bribe (Guardian)

Lagos preparing for VAT collection, says LIRS (Punch) The Lagos State Inland Revenue Service has said it is ready for Value Added Tax collection. It disclosed this in an answer to a question raised during the LCCI’s ‘SMEGroup Workshop on…

*Northern coalition, others demand review of Abba Kyari’s suspension (DailyTrust)*Lagos-Kano train service resumes Aug 13 (Punch)

Northern coalition, others demand review of Abba Kyari’s suspension (DailyTrust) The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) and other Arewa Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have demanded a review of the suspension of DCP Abba Kyari. The Police Service Commission had suspended…

*Lagos LGAs Poll: Police deploy resources, warn against violence (Guardian)*Reactions as Senator kneels before ex-Governor Ibori (Punch)

Lagos LGAs Poll: Police deploy resources, warn against violence (Guardian) The Police Command in Lagos State has deployed human and material resources to provide adequate security before, during and after the local government elections scheduled to hold tomorrow (Saturday). The…

*Burnt Igbosere High Court is Nigeria’s oldest judicial building (Nation)*Panic as police, LASTMA abandon Lagos roads (Guardian)

Burnt Igbosere High Court is Nigeria’s oldest judicial building (Nation) To stakeholders in the justice sector, the burning of the Lagos High Court, Igbosere, Lagos by hoodlums under the guise of #EndSARS protest last Wednesday, was the height of hooliganism…

Tottenham’s Son Heung-min enjoyed ‘tough’ military service

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min says he enjoyed the “tough” challenge of his three-week spell doing military service in South Korea. Son completed his mandatory training last month while Tottenham waited for the Premier League season to resume after the coronavirus…

Son Heung-min: Tottenham forward wins award during military service

Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-min has completed his three-week mandatory military service in South Korea – and won an award for the best performance. Officials said the 27-year-old excelled in shooting skills and was the top performer among 157 trainees.…

*Construction: LASG announces road closure in Apapa (Vanguard) *253 Nigerians evacuated from UK arrive Lagos (Guardian)

Construction: LASG announces road closure in Apapa (Vanguard) The Lagos State Government has announced the closure of Creek Road from Mr Biggs to Warehouse road junction in Apapa area of the state, for construction. The State Ministry of Transportation, in…

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