81 Regular Recruits into Nigerian Army

Group faults arrest of Kaduna youths in Lagos

The Youth Wing of the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union has condemned the arrest of four youths originally from Kaduna residing in Lagos State seeking enlistment into the Nigerian Army. The union’s National Coordinator, Isaac John, in a statement on Friday, said the constitution defines Nigerian citizenship, and the Nigerian Military outlines specific requirements and eligibility […]

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Rex Suru – Lagos Boy [mp3 download]

Meet Rex Suru, a seasoned Nigerian Afro-reggae artist, as he takes the music stage by storm with his debut track, “Lagos Boy.” This captivating song follows his earlier release, “We Still Waiting,” showcasing Rex Suru’s unique musical style and lyrical prowess. As he introduces “Lagos Boy,” listeners can anticipate an engaging melody and a fresh […]

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One hospitalised as car rams into barricade in Lagos

A yet-to-be-identified man has been hospitalised after ramming into a barricade at CMS inward outer Marina, Lagos State, on Monday. It was also learnt that the driver was drunk while overspeeding on the highway, causing the collision that damaged the roadside barricade at CMS. Speaking in a phone interview with PUNCH Metro, the Public Relations […]

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Lekki gates in lagos

JUST IN: Lagos govt commences removal of illegal gates in Lekki

Adedamola Ogunbewon December 23, 2023 The Lagos State Commissioner for Environment and Water Resources, Tokunbo Wahab, has announced the removal of illegal gates that are permanently closed along the Lekki Phase 1 axis. He revealed this in a post on his official X page on Saturday, December 23. He wrote partly: “Following several days of […]

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singer Spyro

Spyro defends performance at Harvesters church

Nigerian artist Oludipe David, popularly known as Spyro, has reacted to the controversies at the Harvesters International Gospel Center’s Christmas carol service in Lagos State on Sunday. PUNCH METRO reported that the singer was knocked by many for performing at the church’s carol service. In a viral video obtained by PUNCH METRO, the singer was seen performing […]

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Lagos subsidises cost of screening blood products

Olaitan Ganiu December 17, 2023 Lagos State Government has taken a significant step by subsidising the expenses associated with screening blood products. This measure aims to alleviate the financial burden on healthcare providers and the public, ensuring easier access to life-saving blood for all residents, the Executive Secretary of the Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service, […]

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Nino De Brown Remembers Life in Lagos in New Single, ‘Eko’

Connecticut-based Artiste and Performer, Nino De Brown reminisces on life in Lagos in his new single, ‘Eko’. The single is a fast paced Afrofusion record on which the artist lyrically speaks on his life in the Nigerian City of Lagos, addressing the city by its native moniker, Eko. Before migrating to the United States, Nino […]

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Fayoade assumes duty as Lagos police commissioner

Fayoade assumes duty as Lagos police commissioner

The new Commissioner of Police deployed to Lagos State Police Command, Adegoke Fayoade, has assumed duty. A statement by the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed this on Thursday. The PUNCH reports that Fayoade is taking over from Idowu Owohunwa, who was recently promoted to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of […]

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