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PHOTO NEWS: Project Alert holds refresher training for community surveillance team members on SGBV response

PHOTO NEWS: Project Alert holds refresher training for community surveillance team members on SGBV response

Project Alert on Violence Against Woman (VAW) held a 2-day refresher training for community Surveillance team members on Sexual and Gender-based Violence (SGBV) response at Ikeja on Monday and Tuesday, March 8 & 9, 2021.
Police arraign 2 men for allegedly stealing 4 iPhones, Nokia phone at Ayobo

Police arraign 2 men for allegedly stealing 4 iPhones, Nokia phone at Ayobo

THE police, on Friday, arraigned two men for allegedly stealing an iPhone 6, three iPhone 7 and a Nokia phone, value yet unknown, in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.
Four men sent to Kirikiri prison over inability to raise N5,000 bail fee

Four men sent to Kirikiri prison over inability to raise N5,000 bail fee

Four men alleged to have committed a criminal offence of N5,000 have been remanded in the Correctional Centre at Kirikiri over their inability to raise the same amount to perfect their bail condition in court.
Police apprehend two suspected robbers, recover weapons in Idimu

Police apprehend two suspected robbers, recover weapons in Idimu

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two suspects for allegedly terrorising and dispossessing unsuspecting members of the public of their valuables in Idimu, a suburb of Alimosho local government.
Unemployed man, 25, bags one-month community service for stealing N42,000

Unemployed man, 25, bags one-month community service for stealing N42,000

AN Ejigbo Magistrates’ Court has sentenced an unemployed man, Taiwo Merayegbu, to one month community service for attacking a man and also stealing his N42,000 in Ikotun area of Lagos.
Lagos mobile court sentences fake soldier to six weeks in jail for impersonation, assault

Lagos mobile court sentences fake soldier to six weeks in jail for impersonation, assault

A Lagos State Mobile Court over the weekend convicted and sentenced a fake soldier arrested by the operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) for assault and impersonation to six weeks jail term.
India: 37 passengers killed as bus plunges into canal

India: 37 passengers killed as bus plunges into canal

At least 37 passengers were killed when a bus plunged into a canal in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, police told AFP as recovery efforts continued.
After 10 years wait, tenant's wife loses pregnancy to gunshots fired by landlord

After 10 years wait, tenant's wife loses pregnancy to gunshots fired by landlord

An aggrieved husband and Chairman of a motorcycle rider union, Olaoluwa-Daniel Yaya, is demanding for justice after his wife allegedly lost her pregnancy due to gunshots fired by their landlord, identified only as Mr Afuye.
Weekend Mayhem: Cult clashes claim lives, many injured in Oke-Odo

Weekend Mayhem: Cult clashes claim lives, many injured in Oke-Odo

Residents of Alakuko, Dalemo and Kola area of Agbado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area in Alimosho area of Lagos State have witnessed unrest for days, as the destruction of lives and property ruled.
Igando court dissolves 28-year-old marriage over wife’s plan to kill husband

Igando court dissolves 28-year-old marriage over wife’s plan to kill husband

A Customary Court sitting in Igando, Lagos State, has dissolved the 28-year-old marriage of a clergy, Paul Ekwe, on grounds that his wife, Chinwe was planning to kill him.