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Customs Officer Kills Two Colleagues In Lagos

Two officers of the Nigeria Customs Service lost their lives in a tragic accident on the Lagos-Badagry Expressway on Saturday. Punch Metro learnt that the two victims, who were in a Toyota Camry with the number plate, YLA 121 BJ, were at a checkpoint when they were crushed by their colleague, who drove a Toyota Avalon, […]

Photos: Another Ritualist Hide Out Uncovered Under The Bridge At The Back of Onikan Stadium in Lagos

Just last week, Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, ordered the destruction of a shrine located under the Opebi link bridge in Ikeja, Lagos, allegedly belonging to suspected members of the Oodua Peoples’ Congress (OPC). Today, another criminal hide out was uncovered and dislodged under the bridge at the back of Onikan stadium by operatives […]

Buhari To Commission Ikeja Bus Terminal

President Muhammadu Buhari, on his 2-day official visit to Lagos State, will commission the newly completed Ikeja Bus Terminal. In a statement released by the Lagos State Governor, it was said that Buhari will commission the project which will commute over a 100,000 people in the state. The President is also expected to flag off […]

BBC Opens New Office In Lagos

The BBC today officially opened its new bureau in Lagos, home to three new services in Igbo, Pidgin, and Yoruba. BBC News is now available in five languages across Nigeria (Igbo, Pidgin, Yoruba, Hausa and English), as part of the biggest expansion of the BBC World Service since the 1940s. The BBC is also set […]

Lagos And Kano Record The Highest Voice And Internet Subscriptions In The Country – NBS

Telecoms data for the fourth quarter of 2017 indicates that Lagos and Kano states recorded the highest numbers of voice and internet subscriptions in the country. According to statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, Lagos led with 19,417,181 total active voice subscriptions and 19,118,767 GSM users by the end of the fourth quarter, […]