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COVID-19: Aregbesola warns Nigerians to stay indoors to curb spread

The Minister of Interior, Mr Rauf Aregbeshola has cautioned Nigerians to remain indoors, saying gradual easing of lockdown does not mean the pandemic is over. Aregbeshola said this at the public presentation of the fourth edition of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) annual report since the commencement of the administration in 2016 on Tuesday in Abuja. Recall that the Nigeria Centre for...

Alimosho General Hospital trains 55 personnel on COVID-19

Alimosho General Hospital
In a bid to further enlighten its workers on COVID-19, Alimosho General Hospital, Igando in Lagos on Friday trained 55 personnel on logistics to contain the spread of the virus. Our Community can report that the training was targeted at enlightening members of staff selected from various departments on concerted ways at curbing the spread of the virus. Speaking at the...

Police arrest 39 in Idimu for clubbing, striptease during lockdown

fake soldier arrested
Operatives from Maroko Police Station have arrested and charged 10 suspects for organising a party at Lekki Garden. The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana in a statement said that the suspects have been arraigned in Court on three-count charge and found guilty as charged. “They were sentenced to 6 months imprisonment and community service, to run concurrently,”...

COVID-19: Egbe-Idimu boss feeds Bolorunpelu residents

Olowoopejo in Egbe-Idimu
The Chairman, Egbe-Idimu LCDA, Hon. Kunle Sanyaolu Olowoopejo on Friday distributed free meals to residents of Bolorunpelu in Egbe area of the council. According to a statement by his media aide, Olakunle Oyejobi, the gesture was in continuation of the council chairman's efforts to alleviate the suffering of residents during the lockdown imposed by the Federal Government to curb the...

COVID-19: Alimosho LG set to distribute 60,000 nose masks

The Chairman, Alimosho Local Government, Hon. Jelili Sulaimon has commissioned local fashion designers to produce sixty thousand nose masks for distribution in the council. This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Special Adviser, Media to the council boss, Jamiu Ayinde on Thursday. The council boss said medical experts have advised that the use of nose masks would help reduce...

Igando-Ikotun boss to distribute 10,000 free face masks

Morenike Adesina-Williams
The Chairman, Igando-Ikotun Local Council Development Area, Hon. Morenike Adesina Williams has vowed to distribute 10,000 free face masks as part of its contributions to the people in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Head Media & Publicity Secretary of the council, Comrade A.S. Oseni disclosed this in a Wednesday statement. According to the statement, the council boss said the process...

“Adultery is in my wife’s blood; she slept with 2 of my friends” – Man tells Igando court

Olaseni woman in court
A 53-year-old man, Dele Olaseni, has sought divorce from his wife of 22 years on the ground of adultery. He told the Igando Customary Court on Wednesday that his wife, Esther, 44, was an "unrepentant adulterer" whom he could no longer tolerate. He also presented photos, downloaded chats and tape recorder containing his wife's alleged atrocities as exhibit. According to Olaseni, his...

Ikotun herbalist dupes businessman of N12m

Ikotun herbalist in Court
An Ikotun-based herbalist, Fidelis Osita, has been dragged before a Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ikeja, Lagos for defrauding a businessman, Mr Emmanuel Imhanboor, of N12 million. Osita, 42, was arraigned by the police on Thursday for conspiracy, obtaining by false pretense, forgery, and impersonation. Police prosecutor, ASP Raji Akeem informed the court how the accused committed the offences from January 3,...

Driver collapses, dies in lover’s home in Ipaja

Saka Abolade dies in Ipaja
A 68-year-old tanker driver, Saka Abolade has slumped and died in his lover's home in Ipaja area of Ayobo-Ipaja local council development area. The lover, Kikelomo Adeyi lived on Michael Ajanaku Street, where the incident occurred on February 29. According to reports, Abolade had planned to pass the night in Adeyi's home and was emerging from the bathroom when he suddenly...

WRAHP sensitises 44 Alimosho community leaders on gender-based violence

WRAHP
A Non-Governmental Organisation, Women's Right and Health Project (WRAHP) has sensitised 44 community leaders in Ayobo-Ipaja and Agbado-Oke Odo local council development areas (LCDAs) on gender-based violence. The NGO disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, March 5. According to the statement, the workshop was in continuation of its Access to Justice Project supported by the British Council Rule of Law...

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