Work To Begin On Ishawo, Igbogbo Roads Soon, Sanwo-Olu Declares

The nightmare being experienced by commuters on Agric-Ishawo and Igbogbo Roads in Ikorodu area of Lagos State will soon be a thing of the past, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu declared on Thursday. The Governor said he felt the pains of residents plying the abandoned routes, but disclosed that contractors would be fully mobilized for reconstruction work […]

Badoo kills pastor in fresh strike

A pastor was killed yesterday morning by persons suspected to be Badoo members. The incident occurred at Lajo Road, near transformer in Igbogbo-Bayeku. The pastor’s widow, Gloria and 10-month-old baby, Goodness, were said to have been found unconscious. They were rushed to Ikorodu General Hospital by policemen from Igbogbo Division. The attack occurred few hours […]

Ikorodu Militant Killings: Lagos Commiserates With Police, Families, Vows To Go After Attackers

Lagos (AN24) The Lagos State Government on Sunday commiserated with the families of four Police Officers and one Army Captain that lost their lives in Ishawo area of Ikorodu after an ambush unleashed on them by militants.   The gallant officers were killed after successfully rescuing kidnapped victims kept in the riverine area by the […]

Dare-Devil Militants Invade Ikorodu In Lagos, Kill Soldiers, Police, Burn Police Vehicles

Dare devil militants invaded Lagos Saturday night, killing seven security operatives including soldiers and policemen attached to both Lagos and Ogun State Joint Task Force set up by the two States to battle militancy. A captain was among the officers killed by the militants.   According to The Eagle Online, the Divisional Police Officer for […]

Gov. Ambode Receives Governing Council Of Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary, Ikorodu, Parents Of The Rescued Students At Lagos House, Ikeja

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (4th left), Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Oluranti Adebule (3rd left) with the Parents of the rescued students – Mr. Toyin Olaniyan; Mrs. Akinayo Ayorinde; Mrs. Funmi Olusa;  Executive Secretary, Lagos Anglican School Management Board,Ven. Victor Olusa; Principal of Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary, Ikorodu, Ven. Olaoluwa Adeyemi; and another Parent, […]

Breaking News: Abducted Lagos Schoolgirls Rescued

The three female students who were abducted from the Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary in Ikorodu, Lagos State have been released, Channels TV is reporting. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni said the girls were found at the Igbokuta area of Ikorodu. Owoseni said the girls are hale and hearty and were not molested […]

Ikorodu Abduction: Kidnappers Demand N20 Million Per Student

The fate of the three abducted students of Babington Macaulay Junior, Ikorodu still hangs in the balance as their captors on Wednesday demanded the sum of N20 million per student, a downward review from the initial N100 million demanded as ransom. Reports reaching AN24 newsroom on Wednesday evening indicate that the kidnappers may have reduced […]

Pictures: Deputy Governor, Dr. Adebule Visits Scene Of Three Abducted School Girls At Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary School, Ikorodu

Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Oluranti Adebule (middle); Majority Leader, Lagos House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade (right); being shown the point of escape of the gang of armed men who abducted three female students of Babington Macaulay Junior Seminary School by the Principal, Ven. Olaoluwa Adeyemi, during a visit to the School at [...]

Pictures: Gov. Ambode Hands Over Gberigbe Community Hall, Ikorodu With Installation Of 33kva Transformer

Representative of Lagos State Governor & Commissioner for Energy & Mineral Resources, Mr. Wale Oluwo (3rd right), cutting the tape to commission and hand over the Gberigbe Community Hall, Ikorodu, with installation of 33KVA Transformer by the Lagos State Government, on Monday, December 14, 2015. L-R - With him are Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Local [...]