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Okada man rapes primary six pupil

A primary six pupil, Princess, has been allegedly raped by a commercial motorcyclist (okada rider) in a hotel on Yemi Aderemi Street, Igbede, in the Ajangbadi area of Lagos.   The name of the hotel was given as Julia Guest House.   It was learnt that the 40-year-old okada rider, Uche Imo, was arrested by the police from the Isokoko ...

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Gunmen attack commercial bus, assassinate passenger

Commuters on a bus on the Ikorodu Road, Lagos State, were shocked after some gunmen in a Camry blocked their path and killed a passenger. It was gathered that the four men, wielding guns, cutlasses and daggers quickly made their way into the vehicle immediately they waylaid it. A 40-year-old passenger, identified as Olusola Bamidele, was said to have been ...

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Three children go missing while playing in Ilaje Quarters

  No fewer than three boys have been declared missing in Ilaje Quarters in the Olodi Apapa area of Lagos State. It was learnt that the missing boys, who were of school age – four-year-old Nliam Tobechukwu, Olanrewaju Obazuaye, 3, and Sunday David, 4, – were reported missing at separate times at the Tolu Police Division. Our correspondent learnt that after ...

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Fire Outbreak kills Father and two daughters

    Tears flowed on Wednesday on Adebiyi Street in the Somolu area of Lagos State after a 65-year-old motorist, Alhaji Kamourudeen Ajibade, and his daughters, Shakirat and Wuraola, were burnt to death in an inferno. The three were killed after fire gutted their apartment around 11pm on Tuesday. Shakirat,19, had finished her secondary school education and was an apprentice ...

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One dead, as Tipper crash into Tanker

  A yet-to-be identified tipper driver has been killed after ramming into a stationary tanker conveying black oil. The incident, which happened around 5am on Tuesday at the Oke-Odo, Agege, Lagos, was said to have been caused by speeding. The Director of the Lagos State Fire Service, Rasak Fadipe, explained that the driver of the tipper died on the spot. ...

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Student disappears few minutes after withdrawing from ATM

  A final year student of the Technical College, Ikorodu, Lagos State, Iseoluwa Omomowo, has disappeared while running an errand for his stepbrother’s wife in the Ebute-Meta area of Lagos State. It was learnt that the 28-year-old Ilaje, Ondo State indigene, had gone to withdraw N8,000 from a First Bank of Nigeria Automated Teller Machine on Saturday, but he did not ...

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