American nurse sues Lagos police commissioner over ‘unlawful and indefinite’ detention

An American nurse, Kari-Ann R’ouke has filed a lawsuit against the Commissioner of Police in Lagos, Hakeem Odumosu, and the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba, Adegoke Fayoade over her ‘unlawful and indefinite’ detention. Kari-Ann in the lawsuit filed before the federal high court in Lagos through her… Continue reading American nurse sues Lagos police commissioner over ‘unlawful and indefinite’ detention

Cultists clashed in Ketu over revenue generation at Ketu fruits market – Lagos Police

The Lagos state police command has explained why cultists clashed in Ikosi-Ketu area, leading to the destruction of businesses and properties in the Lagos community. Lagos police spokesperson, Olumuyiwa Adejobi said preliminary investigation showed the cultists clashed over revenue generation at Ketu fruits market. He also revealed that 15 suspects have been arrested by security… Continue reading Cultists clashed in Ketu over revenue generation at Ketu fruits market – Lagos Police

Lagos police reacts to viral video of its officers being assaulted after they were accused of stealing phones in computer village (video)

The Lagos state police command has reacted to the viral video of two mobile police officers who were accused of stealing phones from a shop at Computer village on Friday, March 12. Spokesperson of the state police command, Ademuyiwa Adejobi in a statement released today March 16, said the officers were wrongfully accused of committing… Continue reading Lagos police reacts to viral video of its officers being assaulted after they were accused of stealing phones in computer village (video)

Lagos police command says its police officers are to remain at the Lekki tollgate until they receive further directive

The Lagos Police Command has insisted its men will remain at the Lekki toll gate until they get a directive from the state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu. The spokesperson of the state police command, Muyiwa Adejobi, stated this today Monday, February 15. Policemen from the command were deployed to the tollage on Friday, February… Continue reading Lagos police command says its police officers are to remain at the Lekki tollgate until they receive further directive

Lagos police chase after woman to return her purse containing N115,000 after it fell off without her knowledge

The Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) has told of how officers recovered a woman’s purse containing a large sum and returned it to her. The police said RRS officers were on patrol around Igando when they saw a lady’s red purse fall from a bike. They picked it up and tried to signal the… Continue reading Lagos police chase after woman to return her purse containing N115,000 after it fell off without her knowledge

Lagos police arrest suspected cultists, recover several dangerous weapons (photos)

Men of the Lagos state police command attached to the Mushin Division of the command have arrested some suspected cultists that were on a rampage at Moroluke/Wey Street, Mushin on Sunday November, at about 10pm. According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Muyiwa Adejobi, the suspects arrested include Daniel… Continue reading Lagos police arrest suspected cultists, recover several dangerous weapons (photos)

Lagos police denies reports of killing an artisan at Dangote refinery

The Lagos state police command has described as ”untrue and unfounded” reports in the news that one of its officers shot and killed a worker of one of the companies working for Dangote Refinery in Lagos on 3rd of November, 2020. The spokesperson of the state police command, Muyiwa Adejobi, in a statement released, said that… Continue reading Lagos police denies reports of killing an artisan at Dangote refinery

Music producer, Superwozzy was arrested with charms and Indian hemp – Lagos police reacts to harassment allegation

The Lagos state police command has reacted to allegation of some of its operatives harassing music producer, Superwozzy and his friends.  The police debunked the allegation of excessive use of power and attempted extortion, and further urged the general public to regard the video as mischievous, baseless and an attempt to paint the police black as the… Continue reading Music producer, Superwozzy was arrested with charms and Indian hemp – Lagos police reacts to harassment allegation

Lagos Police allegedly under intense pressure to release detained traditional ruler and his son arrested for a series of crimes

The Lagos State Police are allegedly under intense pressure to release a traditional ruler and his son, who were arrested back in July in Satellite Town, Lagos. Yusufu Olarinde, aka Prince, is the son of  Alhaji Latifu Sadiku, the self-acclaimed traditional ruler of Oguntedo community in Satellite town, Lagos. Yusuf was arrested in July at Abule Oshun after… Continue reading Lagos Police allegedly under intense pressure to release detained traditional ruler and his son arrested for a series of crimes