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Sultan queries intelligence agencies over continuous Killings, claims casualty figures are underreported.

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Chief of Defence Staff blows hot over attack on NDA, says ‘This madness must end’

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APC governors visit Lalong over recent killings, sue for peace

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said that the FCT and Lagos State reported a total of 58,566 crime cases in 2016. In a report published on Tuesday by NBS, FCT and Lagos State reported highest crime cases while Katsina State and Abia had the lowest percentage share of total cases reported in 2016. The …

The Nigerian Police has arrested notorious kidnapper — Evans, whose real name is Chukwudubem Onwuamadike after several years of trailing him. Evans, who had been on the wanted list of the Nigerian Police, was arrested in Lagos on Saturday by the IGP Intelligence Response Team (IRT) led by Abba Kyari, an Assistant Commissioner of Police …

EKOCITY MAGAZINE with Agency report — The Lagos State Government on Sunday assured residents of the state that it would continue to protect their lives and properties. The Chairman, Lagos State Task Force, SP Olayinka Egbeyemi, gave the promise in a statement through its Public Affairs Officer, Mr Adebayo Taofeek following the recent crises in …

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has presented cheques totaling N55 million to the families of security officers who lost their lives during an ambush by militants in the Isawo area of Ikorodu. The families of four police officers that died during the operation got N10 million each, on Monday, while an officer who sustained …

EKOCITY MAGAZNE — Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, has warned traditional rulers in Ikorodu area against harbouring criminals who were unleashing terror on their subjects. Owoseni gave the warning on Sunday during an interactive meeting with traditional rulers in Ikorodu over the incessant violent crimes by suspected militants in the area. The police boss …

The Lagos State Government on Sunday commiserated with the families of the police officers and soldiers who lost their lives in the Isawo area of Ikorodu after an ambush unleashed on them by militants. The officers were killed after successfully rescuing kidnapped victims kept in the riverine area by the militants. In a reaction issued …

The Lagos State Police Command has warned residents that militants and kidnappers now disguised as security guards. According to Fatai Owoseni, Commissioner of Police in Lagos, kidnappers and militants had infiltrated private security companies and were using their jobs to spy on potential victims, Daily Post reports. He also urged estate managers and private guards …

EKOCITY MAGAZINE — Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday, said in order to further strengthen security in the State, a new executive bill to regulate employment of domestic workers and security guards would soon be forwarded to the State House of Assembly. Speaking at the launching of new security gadgets for the Lagos Neighbourhood …

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the State Government would deploy drone made by the staff and students of Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to effectively carry out aerial security surveillance across the State. Speaking at the 25th Convocation Ceremony of the institution held at the main campus in Ikorodu, Governor Ambode commended …

EKOCITY MAGAZINE — The Lagos State Government has assured farmers in the State government’s readiness to tackle the menace of kidnapping by providing adequate security ensuring safety of lives and property. The State Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Adebule, assured representatives of farmers and community leaders of Igbodu/Isiwo axis of Epe area of Lagos who had …