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Profile Of New Lagos Police Commissioner Kayode Egbetokun

Kayode Egbetokun, New Lagos Police Commissioner, Kayode Egbetokun
Kayode Egbetokun is the new Acting Commissioner of Police in Lagos. Born on September 4, 1964 in Erinja, Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State, he enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force on March 3, 1990, as a Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police. He had his initial Cadet training in the Nigeria Police Academy, and has attended many other courses...

Osinbajo, Ambode, Sanwo-Olu, others storm Alimosho for house-to-house campaign

Osinbajo in Alimosho
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and some prominent All Progressives Congress (APC) Chieftains in Lagos State on Friday visited the Alimosho area of the state in continuation of the party’s house-to-house campaign. APC Chieftains that accompanied the VP included the immediate past governor of Osun, Rauf Aregbesola, Gov. Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos State, Babafemi Ojudu, Special Adviser to the President on...

Alimosho To Suffer Power Outage – TCN

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has announced a planned power outage in some parts of Lagos and Ogun States on Jan. 13 and Jan. 15, between 8:00am and 5:00pm. Ms Ndidi Mbah, the General Manager, Public Affairs Unit, TCN, in a statement said the outage was due to an annual preventive maintenance scheduled to take place at the Ikeja-West...

I’ll Remove Plank Bridge Along Igando-Ayobo Axis – House Of Assembly Candidate

Oko-Oloyun Wooden Bridge
The Accord Party candidate for Alimosho Constituency II seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mrs Sanuth Omotunde, has vowed to remove the plank bridge connecting Igando to Ayobo if elected. In an interview with newsmen, Omotunde, 32, said that Lagos was a modern city that people call a mega city and wondered how a plank bridge can be...

Lagos Assembly passes bill to establish Local Govt Service Commission

Lagos Assembly
The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday passed a Bill for a Law to Provide for the Establishment of the Lagos State Local Government Service Commission and for Connected Purposes. The bill was the first to be passed by the House in the New Year. The 28-section bill, read for the third time before its passage, seeks to monitor the...

2019 UTME: JAMB warns against two candidates sharing phone number

2019 UTME
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday warned prospective candidates to adhere strictly to the registration procedure for the 2019 UTME to avoid creating issues for themselves. The Board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin gave the warning in an interview in Lagos. Registration of candidates for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) started nationwide on Thursday...

Alimosho Residents To Enjoy As NNPC Plans Crashing Cooking Gas Price

cooking gas
Residents of Alimosho and other Nigerians may soon heave a sigh of relief as the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) says it is working to crash the price of cooking gas in the country. The corporation said this would be done through the implementation of effective commercial framework that would halt the export of propane and butane from the country. The...

Iyana Ipaja landlady lands in trouble for pouring hot water on tenant

Olaseni woman in court
A 30-year-old landlady, Oluwatoyin Adeleye, on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly pouring hot water mixed with pepper on her tenant. The accused, who resides at Aboru, Iyana-Ipaja, Lagos, is facing a count charge of inflicting injury, but which she denied. The Magistrate, Mrs B.O Osunsanmi, grated the accused bail in the sum of N100, 000 with two sureties in...

Igando Islamic cleric lands in Kirikiri Prisons for defiling 5-year-old pupil

For defiling a five-year-old female pupil placed in his custody, a 43-year-old Islamic cleric, Abdulsalam Salaudeen, is now cooling off at the Kirikiri Prison on the orders of an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. Although the accused, brought before the court on Wednesday denied committing the offence, the Chief Magistrate, Mrs Olufunke Sule-Amzat, ordered that he be remanded in the Kirikiri...

Lagos CP meets NURTW, others, calls for peaceful campaign in Alimosho, Lagos

Lagos Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Imohimi Edgal, on Tuesday called for peaceful electioneering campaign as he meets transport stakeholders in the state. Edgal made the call while addressing representatives from State/ Branches/Units and the Executives of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) and their affiliated unions. The commissioner commended the...