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LAGOS PARTNERS MTN ON COLLECTION OF DONATION FOR SECURITY TRUST FUND

The Lagos State Government through the State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF) has sealed a deal with telecommunication firm, MTN Nigeria Limited on collection of donation towards the Fund to improve on the security architecture of the State. Executive Secretary of LSSTF, Dr. Abdurrazaq Balogun, in a statement, said the development was part of the strategy to provide wide range of …

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SAFE RETURN OF THE KIDNAPPED STUDENTS

IGBONLA STUDENTS: DONATE TOWARDS ENHANCING SECURITY, LSSTF TASKS RESIDENTS  The Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF) has described the news of the safe return of the six abducted students of Igbonla-Epe Model College as a welcome development, just as it urged residents to join the fight against kidnapping and other form of crimes by donating towards the procurement of crime …

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SMALL THINGS WE SHOULD ALL DO, BUT RARELY DO.

Wherever you are, a small powerful flashlight is one of the most important things you can have.  Even with something as innocent as a power outage, think of all the places you’ll be on any given day that have no outside windows to let in light…hallways, stairs, elevators.  A flashlight will always allow you to find your way to a …

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LAGOS BEEFS UP SECURITY FOR SALLAH

…Assures residents of hitch-free celebration The Lagos State Government on Thursday said adequate preparations have been put in place toward ensuring hitch-free celebration of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir, disclosing that security personnel have been mobilized to be at strategic places such as praying grounds, amusement parks, malls, among others. Rising from the monthly Security Council Meeting chaired by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode …

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RRS arrests 46 suspected Cultists

The Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) over the weekend arrested no fewer than 46 suspected members of the Awawa confraternity including six women. Members of the Awawa cult group have reportedly held Agege and its environs hostage for some months now, robbing and raping their victims. The cultists, who are identified by similar tattoo symbols beside their eyes, on …

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I derive pleasure in stealing-Suspect

A suspected thief, Babatunde Ibrahim, who allegedly specialises in stealing phones, says he derives pleasure in the act. The 28-year-old suspect told the police that he had been stealing since his childhood, confessing that he had stolen over 100 phones. PUNCH Metro learnt that Ibrahim was arrested on Sunday by operatives of Rapid Response Squad, Lagos State Police Command, at …

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RRS officer arrests car-snatching syndicate member,cheats death

An undercover police officer working with the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command, Iliasu Saidu (34), recently arrested the ring leader of a suspected four-member car robbery syndicate and cheated death by whiskers after he was shot by the gang leader. He has, however, been praised by the Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, for the resilience …

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We were in charge of Ketu, Ojota, Mile 12 -Arrested robbers

Seven robbery suspects who reportedly confessed to being responsible for nearly all robbery incidents around Ketu, Ojota and Mile 12, had been arrested by the police. The suspect and seven other members of the gang were last Thursday arrested by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS), after two women reported that they were robbed by the gang, the previous …

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