Year: 2019

BARIGA: ARREST OF A RAPIST, NOTORIOUS CULTIST

Detectives from Bariga Police Station have arrested one Emmanuel Olatunde (aka “Pastor”), a notorious cultist. He was arrested in connection with some robbery and murder cases within Bariga Local Government Area. This was contained in a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Bala Elkana, on Sunday. Elkana said that Olatunde, 31, of No 27 Oremenunu Ibafo Street, Bariga is an ex-convict and a member of the […]

UNILAG’S VC – WE WILL NOT COVER UP SEX SCANDAL CASE

  The Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has assured Nigerians that the recent sex scandal involving two lecturers of the institution will not be swept under the rug. In his words: “There will not be any cover up. Globally, they are watching us to see what we will do with the case.” Prof Ogundipe disclosed this at the 2019 edition of UNILAG annual media […]

INDUCTION: 2018 CLASS OF 138 MEDICAL AND DENTAL GRADUATE COLLEGE OF MEDICINE

138 Medical and Dental graduates of the College of Medicine, University of Lagos (CMUL) were inducted into the Medical and Dental professions, respectively on Monday, December 9, 2019. The event took place at the New Great Hall and had many dignitaries, as well as friends and families of the inductees in attendance. Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Development Services) and former Provost of the College, Professor Folasade Ogundipe, represented the Vice-Chancellor at the […]

LAGOS STATE POLICE RELEASE LIST OF SIX ARRESTED NOTORIOUS GANG MEMBERS

The Lagos State Police Command says it has arrested six members of a dreaded cult group, Aiye Confraternity in Lagos. The cultists were allegedly responsible for the killing on one Fashola in Bariga. Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana disclosed that operatives of Operation Crush had on Saturday at about 8:15pm arrested one Fatai Nofui aka ‘Itape,’ of No 12 Ago Owu Street, Bariga, age 28 and one Qudus Kazeem […]

TOTAL POISONS AKOKA, LAGOS RESIDENTS

TOTAL SPILLS CANCER-CAUSING CHEMICALS INTO WATER This leakage also means that affected residents were all exposed to very serious contaminants. For the sake of being brief, let me just name a few. BTEX  Benzene (an established carcinogen, it causes cancer). Toluene, Ethylbenzene and Xylene (very toxic chemicals) MTBE This is Methyl tertiary butyl ether (potential human carcinogen, may cause cancer). Particularly dangerous because it travels faster than the other components of PMS. […]

Dr. AZEES ADEMOLA, ANNOUNCE PLAN TO EXPAND ART GALLERY FOR EXHIBITION

Provost, Federal College of Education, Technical, (FCET) Akoka, Lagos, Dr. Azeez Ademola has revealed that the college is planning to provide a more spacious site, where the student’s finest works of art will be regularly exhibited.He said this at the opening ceremony of the 2019 Art Exhibition of the college, themed, “The Giant Stride.” Some of the artworks exhibited included drawings, paintings, ceramics, and photography. The exhibition, according to the […]

KNOW YOUR FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS

  If you live or reside within Nigeria, it is important that you know your fundamental rights as guaranteed in the Constitution. The Constitution is known as the grundnorm, that is, the foundation of every law. Anything that contradicts the constitution is invalid. Therefore, when a right is provided for in the constitution, no other law can negate it.   Fundamental rights as provided in the 1999 Constitution are as […]

THE QUEENS OF AFRICA BASKETBALL

D’TIGRESS, back to back Queens of Africa of women basketball. Nigeria’s D’Tigress emerged back to back winner of the just concluded FIBA WOMEN’S AFROBASKET SENEGAL 2019. And the tournament is the best thing that has happened to the African continent. The over fifteen thousand capacity stadium was a delight to behold with the fan of both teams screamed to the top of their voice at the level of intensified performance […]