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Lagos To Launch Community Policing To Tighten Security

Poised to reduce crime and complement the efforts of security agencies, the Lagos state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has announced plans to strengthen community policing. He disclosed that the government would recruit 5,700 personnel, with 100 in each of the 20 local government and local council development areas within the first ...

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James Ibori Released From UK Prison

  A former governor of Delta State, Mr James Ibori, has been released from a prison in the United Kingdom. He was released on Wednesday afternoon upon a court order. The former governor’s release was confirmed to Channels Television by his spokesman, Mr Tony Eluemunor. The judge, Mrs Juliet May, ...

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ONIBA’S KIDNAP: HOW PALACE GUARD, OKADA RIDER DIED OF BULLET WOUNDS, BY PATHOLOGIST

The suspects       A consultant Pathologist, Dr. Sunday Soyemi, on Friday revealed how two persons died of bullet wounds fired by militants who kidnapped the Oniba of Iba in Lagos State, Oba Goriola Oseni on July 16, 2016. The State Government and charged four suspects arrested in connection with ...

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APAPA MOB ACTION: LAGOS CONDEMNS BRUTAL MURDER OF LASTMA OFFICER

*Vows To Prosecute Perpetrators …Denies Involvement Of Agency In Motor Boy’s Death The Lagos State Government on Friday condemned in strong terms the mob action that led to the death of an officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Mr. Tajudeen Olatunji Bakare and vowed to bring the ...

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Subsidy Removal Protest: Appeal Court Affirms Jail Of Ex-Pen Cinema DPO

The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Thursday affirmed the judgment of a Lagos High Court in Igbosere sentencing a former Divisional Police Officer (DPO) attached to Pen Cinema Police Station in Agege, Segun Fabunmi to 10 years imprisonment for the killing of one Ademola Aderintola Daramola during the January ...

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Ambode to host 10th Annual Town Hall On Security Tuesday

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode will on Tuesday host the 10th Edition of the Annual Town Hall Meeting on Security under the auspices of the Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF). The Town Hall Meeting, which would hold at the Civic Centre in Victoria Island, Lagos, would focus ...

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EFCC Storms Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia’s Home

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), have visited the home of Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, at Park View Estate in Ikoyi, Lagos. It was gathered that the EFCC officials who stormed the house at about 7am on Wednesday, were there to conduct a search but eventually left after ...

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Lagos State to fight corruption with forensic accounting

Lagos State Commissioner for Establishments, Training and Pensions, Dr. Akintola Benson Oke, at a 2-day Forensic Accounting workshop for Accountants and Auditors in the Public Service has stated that the State Government is set to fight corruption and ensure zero tolerance to fraud which has made the country an object ...

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Alleged Money Laundering: Justice Ngwuta Pleads Not Guilty, Granted Bail

  Justice Sylvester Ngwuta has entered a not guilty plea to the 15-count charges of money laundering, breach of professional ethics and forgery leveled against him by the federal government. He has also been granted bail in the sum of 100 million naira on self-recognition. When the charges were read to ...

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Breaking: EFCC Arrest Reuben Abati, Jonathan’s spokesman

Reuben Abati, special adviser on media and publicity to Goodluck Jonathan, former president on Monday was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).  No reason was given for his arrest at the time of filling this report. More to follow shortl

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