Tag archive for ‘Lagos’
By Bar and Bench On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Lagos at 50: Who owns the land?, by Albert Olawale Oyedokun

Lagos is a metropolitan-city bounded in the North and East by Ogun State. In the West it shares boundaries with the Republic of Benin. Behind its southern borders lies the Atlantic Ocean. PHOTO: Hope for Nigeria Our More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Lagos orders tankers, trucks to stay off Lagos roads

The Lagos State Government on Friday banned articulated vehicles from further entering the state, especially those heading to the Lagos ports. It said this would last until the government clears the gridlock caused More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, September 9th, 2017
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Gunmen mow down another catholic priest in Lagos—Police

Beef up security around churches, mosques A Catholic priest, Rev. Father Daniel Nwankwo, presiding over St. Thomas Catholic Church, Onilekere, Lagos was on Friday shot by unknown gunmen for yet to be ascertained More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, September 1st, 2017
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Imohimi takes over as Lagos Police Commissioner

Spokesman for Lagos Police Command, Olarinde Famous-Cole, on Thursday said that Mr. Edgal Imohimi would assume duty today as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in the state. Imohimi, a Deputy Commissioner of Police, More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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Tax Debt: FIRS seals off four firms in Lagos, P/Harcourt

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS)  on Monday sealed off four firms in Lagos and Port Harcourt, River State over their failure to meet their tax obligations totalling N630 million. The affected firms include More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, May 28th, 2017
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We won’t take anything less than N1bn ransom for four abducted Lagos pupils—Suspected kidnappers

    Fate of the remaining two pupil yet unknown Suspected criminals who abducted six pupils of Igbonla Model College, Epe in Lagos State have reportedly contacted parents of four of the victims, demanding More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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Sexual Assault: Lagos begins trial of five high school teenagers

The Office of Directorate of Public Defender (DPD) in Lagos on Thursday, arraigned five students of Ireti Grammar School, Falomo, Ikoyi, before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate Court, for conspiracy, unlawful assembly, More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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Tax Evasion: FIRS wields big stick against firms in Lagos, Abuja, Imo

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), on Monday, sealed premises of tax-owing companies in Lagos, Abuja and Orlu in Imo State. In Lagos, the FIRS team, led by Anita Erinne, sealed Autobahn Techniques Limited More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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How we arrested 13 Boko Haram suspects in Lagos, Kogi, others – DSS

The Department of State Service (DSS) on Tuesday narrated how its operatives arrested 13 Boko Haram suspects in various parts of Nigeria including Lagos State. In a statement by Tony Opuiyo on behalf of the agency, More...