Tag archive for ‘Ikeja’
By admin On Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Junior Chamber Int’l Takes Battle against Lassa Fever to Online

LAGOS JANUARY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Determined to bring joy and sensitize Nigerians and Africa in Diaspora about the deadly disease, “LASSA FEVER”, Junior Chamber International Nigeria, Ikeja THE LEGACY BUILDER, More...

By admin On Sunday, December 27th, 2015

Yuletide: Fifty Artists to Perform in Lagos Bar Beach “One Lagos Fiesta”

LAGOS DECEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-All is now set at the Lagos Bar Beach for the take-off of this “One Lagos Fiesta” as the Lagos State Government, organizers of the event, has put everything in place for a More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Irish Minister Commends Guinness Nigeria High Quality Standard

L-R Ambassador of Ireland to Nigeria, Seán Hoy, Chairman, Guinness NigeriaPlc, Babatunde Savage, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, GuinnessNigeria Plc, Peter Ndegwa and Irish Minister for Agriculture, More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Lagos Police to Prosecute those Patronizing Street Hawkers, Fault Media Claim on Security

Lagos CP Fatai Owoseni LAGOS NOVEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni has warned those patronizing traffic hawkers on Lagos street to desist from the act warning that More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

Policeman Found Dead in His Car

Lagos CP, Fatai Owoseni LAGOS NOVEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A policeman, Corporal Agi Elias was found dead in his V/W Passat Reg.No. 489 AY car parked at the entrance gate of high barracks Ikeja today 10th Nov More...

By admin On Friday, September 4th, 2015

Cleaner Caught With N53m at Murtala Muhammed International Airport

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-According to the latest report by Punch, Airport cleaner, who goes by name, Mr. Tijani Owolabi, has been arrested with the sum of $271,135, which translates to about N53m at the More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Fire Guts Christ Embassy Lagos

LAGOS AUGUST 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A section of the Christ Embassy Church, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos State, was on Wednesday gutted by fire. The fire affected four 40-feet containers, reportedly being used as storage facilities More...

By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2015

250 Passengers Escape Death, As Two First Nation Planes Collide In Lagos Airport

LAGOS JUNE 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-250 passengers on friday escaped death at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal 2 (MMA2) in Lagos following a ground collision of two aircraft belonging to First Nation Airways. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

June 12 Comes Alive as Buhari, Tinubu, Soyinka, Others Set to Honour MKO Abiola

MKO Abiola LAGOS JUNE 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria new President, President Muhammadu Buhari, former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Nobel Lauret Professor Wole Soyinka are among the dignitaries More...

By admin On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Boko Haram: Dismissed 203 Nigerian Soldiers Narrate Gory Tales of Maltreatment

LAGOS JANUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)- The Nigerian Army has dismissed 203 soldiers after a secret court martial held in the dead of the night, for allegedly disobeying a direct order from their commanding officer. One More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Iwu, Obiano, Ngige, Others to Attend Real News Magazine 2nd Anniversary Lecture

Former INEC Chairman, Maurice Iwu LAGOS NOVEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Maurice Iwu, Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, former Governor More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Court Discharges Ajudua Of $1.9m Fraud Charge

Fred Ajudua LAGOS OCTOBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An Ikeja High Court on Wednesday discharged a socialite and businessman, Fred Ajudua, of $1.69m (about N252.8m) fraud charge. Justice Kudirat Jose discharged Ajudua and More...

By admin On Sunday, September 7th, 2014

Onuesoke Commends Jonathan Speedy Containment of Ebola Outbreak

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship aspirant in 2007 general election, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has commended President Goodluck Jonathan speedy More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Ebola Scare: British Envoy Dies in Lagos Airport as Kaduna Govt Quarantines ABU Student

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Deputy British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Carter Leslie on Tuesday slumped and died at the Muritala Muhammad Airport, Lagos on arrival from Atlanta Georgia. The situation More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Police Nab Disable Suspected Boko Haram Suicide Bomber in Lagos Airport

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Umar Manko LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Police in Lagos Monday afternoon arrested a disable suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber at the Nigerian Airspace Management Authority More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Herbalist Buries Ex-Customs Officer, Daughter Alive

LAGOS JUNE 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)— EmotionS ran high, yesterday, at the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja, following the startling confession of a 64-year old herbalist, on how he buried a 68-year old retired Customs More...

By admin On Monday, June 9th, 2014

250 Political Leaders, Democracy Activists to Storm MKO Abiola’s House on June 12

MKO Abiola LAGOS JUNE 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than 250 prominent political leaders in the country, long-time associates of late MKO Abiola, the winner of the June 12 1993 Presidential elections and Democracy More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Pakistani Student, 19yrs, Nabbed with 25.4kg of Heroin at Lagos Airport

NDLEA iftikihar muhammed arslan with the parcels of heroin LAGOS APRIL 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Attempt by a suspected Pakistani drug cartel to smuggle 25.400kg of high grade heroin into Nigeria has been aborted. This More...

By admin On Monday, March 31st, 2014

$1.69m Scam: Ajudua Loses Bail Bid, to Stay in Kirikiri Prison

Fred Ajudua to stay in Kirikiri prison though out trial By Wilson Uwujaren LAGOS MARCH 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Justice Kudirat Jose of Lagos High Court, Ikeja on Monday, March 31, 2014 declined to grant bail to Fred More...

By admin On Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

NDLEA Intercepts 29kg of Hard Drugs Stocked in Dried Fish from Thailand

Chukwu Onyekachi By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS MARCH 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nigeria Aviation Handling Company (NAHCO), Murtalla Muhammed International More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Lagos Police Arrest 472 Armed Robbers, Intercept 390 Arms in 2013

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Umar Manko By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS FEBRUAY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos State Police Command has arrested no fewer than 472 armed robbers, intercepted 390 arms and 16,034 ammunitions More...

By admin On Monday, February 10th, 2014

When IGP Honours FESTAC Police Boss, Dan Okoro with Merit Gold Medal Award

FESTAC Police Boss, ACP Dan Okoro (l) receiving 24 gold karat award from Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mr Mohammed Abubakar Just recently, Inspector General of Police, Mr Mohammed Abubakar bestowed FESTAC Police More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Drug Syndicate Abandons 9kg of Heroin at Lagos Airport

The 9.270kg of heroin abandoned at Ikeja Airport, Lagos LAGOS JANUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected drug syndicate has abandoned 9.270kg of heroin originating from Pakistan at the Murtala Mohammed International More...

By admin On Saturday, November 30th, 2013

2015: Crime Reporters President, Orji Calls for Peaceful, Free and Fair Election

(R-L) Chairman Police Service Commission, Mr Mike Okiro presenting an award to Lagos Police Public Relation Officer, Ngozi Braide, a Superintendent of Police (SP) during CRAN Lecture and Award ceremony hekd at Ikeja, More...

By admin On Friday, November 29th, 2013

Ibori’s N4b Laundering: Court Fixes Dec 9 for Babalakin’s Re-Arraignment

Babalakin LAGOS NOVEMBER 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja will on December 9 re-arraign Wale Babalakin, the evasive chairman of Bi-Courtney who is implicated in the laundering of N4billion More...