Author Archives: Ogunojemite Ayodele

Orphanages: For Business Or Humanity?

Lately orphanages around the country have been turned into business centers where all manners of ills are committed. From baby factories, brothels and child trafficking agencies. Our correspondent OGUNOJEMITE AYODELE and photographer FIDELIS ISIBOR’s investigation reveals more than meet the eyes… Orphanages are established in Nigeria to serve as a haven for orphans, less privileged and ostristic children. A place ...

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Surulere Demolition: Residents Count Loses, Demand Compensation

The residents of Idowu and Owoseni Streets in Ikate, Surulere Lagos are counting their loses as officials of the Lagos State Ministry of Environment Task Force on Tuesday, demolished structures worth millions of naira close to the canal in the area. The residents were thrown into agony when the Task force officials invaded the area in the early hours of ...

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Police Brutality: Man Shot Dead By Trigger Friendly Policeman in Lagos

There was pandemonium in Agbado area of Lagos State today as an innocent man was shot dead by a trigger friendly policeman. The man who left his house somewhere in Agbado this morning to make money for his family, little did he know that he would not return to see the beautiful faces of his family members again. The victim, ...

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UNILAG Carnival

What started as an ordinary course practical a few years ago has become a popular event in the University of Lagos (UNILAG).   The visionary of the festival and lecturer of the course, Dr. Onikaba Cornelius speaks on the need to study Afri-Carribean Theatre Laboratory, the connection between Caribbean countries and Africa and the need to maintain and celebrate the cultural ...

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Policeman Mobbed In Lagos For Illegally Seizing A Motorcycle

A Policeman attached to the Horgan Bassey Police Division in Lagos State was on Tuesday mobbed and manhandled by angry motorcycle riders (Okada Riders) at Ojuelegba area over what they described as illegal seizure of the motorcycle of one of their colleagues. Eye witness account has it that the policeman popularly known as Seriki stopped one of the okada riders ...

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