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The Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, has ordered the immediate and thorough investigation into the death of the late Dimgba Igwe, assuring that the Police will leave no stone un-turned in their investigation towards unraveling the circumstances surrounding his death.

A 27-year-old suspected drug trafficker, Nwofia Nnamdi Kenneth has been arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) for attempting to smuggle 4.965kg of substances that tested positive for methamphetamine to India. The arrest was made at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos during the outward screening of Ethiopian Airline passengers to New Delhi, India.

Though he has engaged in serious underground campaigns and consultations across the state after he has been allegedly given the green light by Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the ambition of a former Accountant General of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, to become the next governor of the state is not going to be rosy despite the assurances he seemed to have got.

An unknown number of gunmen Friday stormed the Federal Radio Cooperation of Nigeria (FRCN) Training School, Shogunle branch, Lagos State, raping and robbing many of the female trainee journalists.

Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc on behalf of the NPDC/SEPLAT JV has joined other well-meaning Nigerian corporates in donating to the cause of eradication of the Ebola Virus Disease by donating N30 million to First Consultants Medical Centre, Lagos and N20 million to the Lagos Isolation Centre.

Transportation between the local and international terminal of Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos, recently received a boost with the deployment of four shuttle bus to ply the route.

The Police in Lagos Wednesday assured Lagosians that they would work in collaboration with other security agencies in the State to reduce crime and criminality to the barest minimum during the “EMBER” months comprising September, October, November and December.

No fewer than 24 rooms have been destroyed and scores of families rendered homeless as fire gutted a police barracks near Obalende in Lagos Wednesday morning.

Life has taught me to be distrustful of marriages where husband and wife are far away from each other. I’ll never encourage my worst enemy to venture into that sort of marriage. I hate it!

The Delta State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, has expressed deep concern and worry over the new cases of the Ebola Virus Disease in Rivers State, with a call on the citizens to be on the alert and take their personal hygiene and other preventive measures seriously