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‘The Johnsons’ Actor Charles Inojie Robbed At Gunpoint In Lagos

Nollywood actor Charles Inojie, who is popular for his role in Africa Magic series “The Johnsons” has been robbed at gunpoint in Lagos state. Inojie’s wife Obehi affirmed his castmate Chinedu Ikedieze‘s report on Instagram that the actor was mugged in the traffic with his personal belongings stolen. Fortunately, he was unhurt from the harrowing incident which occurred on Sunday night, December 20. Ikedieze…

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Lagos’ Third Mainland Bridge To Shut Down For Repair On Friday

The Federal Government has recently announced that the longest of three bridges connecting Lagos mainland and Island together, Third Mainland Bridge will be closed on Friday at midnight and will not be reopened until January 2021. Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, who updated the public during a briefing in Abuja on Tuesday, called on…

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Unemployed Nigerian Youths To Be Paid N20,000 Monthly To Maintain Public Infrastructures

On Thursday, the Federal Government has rolled out a scheme which will see jobless youths in rural areas earning the sum of twenty thousand naira, (20,000) in a bid to curb the high rate of unemployment in the country. According to the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr Festus Keyamo (SAN), the youths will…

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Heavy Traffic Spotted On Third Mainland Bridge As Lagosians Flout Lockdown Orders

Since the Federal Government initiated its COVID-19 Lockdown, Nigerians have continued to flout the directives and the latest occurred early Monday morning when photos shared via Twitter showed a heavy traffic on Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos. The resident, Oloruntobi Adejare who shared the post alerted the state government to the fact that the lockdown isn’t being taken…

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Major Gridlock Spotted In Lekki As Lagos Residents Flout COVID-19 Lockdown

While the Federal Government is looking for ways to curb the spread of coronavirus pandemic it seems Lagosians are more interested in defying orders. In a recent video that has gone viral, hundreds of motorists were seen stuck in an heavy traffic on the Lekki-Epe Expressway. Many social media users while sharing the clips and more…

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Tekno, Producer and Truck Owner In Police Custody Over Public Strippers’ Display In Lagos

Afro-pop star, Tekno caused a frenzy recently after he was spotted in a see-through moving truck with couple of semi-naked strippers dancing seductively in traffic around the Lekki Toll gate on Friday Night. In relation to that, the singer and his video producer Lawal Tijani, were invited to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Lagos, to…

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Helicopter Picks Up Nigerian Billionaire On Benin-Ore Expressway Traffic: A Pro or Con?

A video was on Sunday, captured on the Benin-Ore expressway showing the landing of a helicopter to pick a stranded billionaire. The unnamed billionaire was said to have called an helicopter to pick him up from the traffic snare and to everyone’s consternation, the helicopter landed  right on the expressway and picked him up. The…

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