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    Metro LASEMA Officials Still Searching For Body of Doctor Who Jumped Into Lagoon

    The corpse of Allwell Orji, the medical doctor who jumped into the lagoon from the Adekunle axis of the third mainland bridge in Lagos, is yet to be found. Orji took his life around 4:50pm on Sunday after ordering Henry Ita, his driver, to park on the popular bridge. According to reports...
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    Metro One Dead at Lagos NURTW Party

    A yet-to-be identified man has reportedly been killed by a stray bullet at Orile Agege area of Lagos state during a party on Monday. The incident, occurred during an occasion allegedly organized by Orile Agege Branch Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) which took...
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    Metro How 'Alfa' Bought 3-year-old Boy For N500, Killed Him For Ritual

    A mother of four children , Mrs Chinasa Okereke, has said 15-year-old boy collected N500 from an Alfa (Muslim cleric) to abduct her three-year-old son for ritual at Ijegun, Lagos State. Chinasa, who spoke with newsmen on Sunday, alleged that the teenager, who is also a neighbour stole her...
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    Metro Man in Court For Raping, Impregnating Teenager During Deliverance

    For allegedly raping and impregnating a teenager, Joe Pelle, 37, was on Wednesday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court. Pelle, who resides at 11, Prince Bayo St., Igbogbo, Ikorodo, Lagos State, is facing a charge of raping a 16-year-old girl. The prosecutor, Insp. Clifford Ogu...
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    Metro Man Storms Church During Sunday Service, Tears Pastor’s Garment

    A 49-year-old man, Abiodun Adeyinka, who allegedly damaged property worth N5 million belonging to the Celestial Church of Christ (CCC), on Monday appeared before an Ebute-Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. Adeyinka is facing a six-count bordering on malicious damage, conspiracy, unlawful...
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    Metro Tragedy as Gunmen Storm Lagos Church Kill Mother, 3 Children

    Unknown gunmen, at the early hours of Wednesday , stormed a Church at Mosafejo, Agbowa town, in Ikorodu area of Lagos, shooting a woman and her three children to death. Identities of the victims were yet to be ascertained at press time. But Vanguard was informed that the children were aged...
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    Metro Lagos: Teenager Stabs BRT Driver, Steals N13, 500

    A 19-year-old unemployed man, Mathew Obong, who allegedly attacked and stabbed a Bus Rapid Transport driver with a knife at Oshodi was on Thursday brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ court in Lagos. Obong, a resident of Ajanayo Street, Oniwaya, Lagos, is being tried for breach of peace...
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    Metro ‘I Want To Die,’ 85-year-old Woman Neglected By Children Cries Out

    An eighty-five-year-old grandmother, Mrs. Bolaji Isaac, has cried out that she has nothing to live for and preferred death because all her five children rejected her and efforts to see them had been abortive. Bolaji says anytime she dies, she will be going to the grave with sorrow and...
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    Metro Man Rapes Teenage Daughter, Threatens To Kill Her

    A 52-year-old man, Chukwuma Eze, was on Wednesday charged before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly raping his daughter. The accused, a driver, who resides at No. 2, Agbeke Close, Iyana -Era, Badagry-Express way, a suburb of Lagos, is facing a charge of rape. The...
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    Metro Mystery as ‘Jesus Christ’ Appears, Suddenly Disappears on Lagos Street [PHOTO]

    Sogunle area of Lagos state, is trending on social media as ‘Jesus Christ’ look alike was spotted walking on the streets. According to VENO News, who posted the picture on their Facebook handle, the man disappeared when people came out to snap him. “This man was trekking along the road at...
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    Metro Boat Conductor Kills Passenger’s Brother In Lagos

    The police have launched a manhunt for a boat conductor, Kole Adebayo, over the death of Abiona Ajisefinni at Igbogun village in Lekki Local Council Development Area of Lagos State on February 15. According to sources, Adebayo stabbed the deceased with a sharp object while working as a...
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    Metro Lagos: 5-year-old Girl Attacked By Landlord's Dogs is Dead

    Five-year-old Aliyah Masaku, who was attacked by three dogs in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State, has died. Aliyah died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, on Wednesday after she was transferred from the Ikorodu General Hospital, where she was first admitted. The dogs...
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    Metro Why I Dumped My 4-month-old Baby Under Oshodi Bridge - Teenager

    An 18 year old mother, Timilehin Adeshina, who was arrested for abandoning her 4 month old baby under Oshodi Bridge in Lagos, has explained why she dumped him. The Ogun state indigene said she abandoned her 4 month old son naked inside a bag, because she couldn't identify who the father of...
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    Metro Landlord’s Dogs Savaged 5-year-old Girl in Lagos, Damage Eye, Mouth

    On Tuesday, medical officers battled to save the life of five-year-old Aliyah Masaku as she cried in pain rent the Emergency Ward of the Ikorodu General Hospital, Lagos State. The victim, who groaned with pain as her crying father held her close, was attacked by three giant Alsatian dogs...
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    Metro Why I Threw My Daughter’s Corpse Inside Lagos Canal – Father

    A 49-year-old man who appeared before a Chief Magistrate Court in Ebutte Meta, has given reasons for disposing the remains of his four-year-old daughter into a canal in Lagos. The police on Tuesday arraigned Adekunle Adewusi, who lives at Folorunsho Kuku Street, Opebi, Ikeja, and was alleged...
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    Metro Father Dumps Daughter’s Corpse Inside Lagos Canal

    A father of nine children, Adekunle Adewusi, on Tuesday appeared before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly disposing his child’s remains inside a canal. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Kehinde Omisakin, told the court that the 49-year-old father of No. 25, Folorunaho Kuku Str, Opebi...
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    Metro Why I Killed, Cut My Wife Into Pieces – Lagos Driver

    A Lagos driver, Shakiru Bello, who was arrested for allegedly killing his wife, Sherifat, said he cut her remains into pieces to escape the wrath of her father, Akeem Atanda, and to avoid being prosecuted for her death. Shakiru added that after hiding her remains in different uncompleted...
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    Metro Pastor Storms Lagos Church, Beats Guard, Chases Worshipers Away With Stick

    A 56-year-old pastor, Jones Nwaeze, was on Friday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ court in Lagos for allegedly chasing worshippers with sticks and threatening to burn down his church. Nwaeze, a resident of Oba Akinjobi Road, Ikeja, Lagos, is being tried for breach of peace and assault...
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