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A notorious armed robber, Fatai Ismai m, 23, aka small, who was alleged to have been terrorizing residents of Langbasa, Ajah area of Lagos State has been arrested by the Police
Fatai was arrested by the police with the help of some community members, when he went to attack a supermarket at Folarin Bus Stop, Ajah Area on 29th November, 2020.
The suspect, who confirmed to be a cultist, was arrested by the police command in 2017 for a similar offence and charged to court. He was arrested with one  locally made pistol, with some cartridges, which he claimed was procured from a man (name withheld) who is presently at large.
In the same vein, the command has arrested nine (9) arsonists that set ablaze Ajeromi Ifelodun Local Government Secretariat on 20th October, 2020 during the recent violent EndSARS protest in Lagos State.
The suspects included Abdulganiyu Habeeb, m, 30, Adetunji Senyi, m, 27, Ahmed Animashahun, m, 28, Alowonle Lawal,m, 28, Taiwo Nuah, m, 19, and four others.
In addition, the operatives attached to the State CID of the command have arrested the duo of Precious Chukwu, f, 22 and Ujunwa Offiah, f, 18, for conspiring with one Ifesinachi Blessed, m, 26, of Coker area Lagos State, to stage a kidnapping case.
The duo are girlfriends to the mastermind, Ifesinachi,  who is a UBER driver but presently at large.
The fleeing suspect, Ifesinachi, has kept Ujunwa at a place and placed calls across to her family that she had been kidnapped. He pretended as a kidnapper and demanded for ransom of 30 million naira.
They eventually negotiated, with the help of his other girlfriend, Precious Chukwu, and agreed to pay him N700,000 before he “released” Ujunwa.
The police swung into action and later discovered that it was a staged kidnapping, and there were immediately arrested. The commissioner of Police Lagos State has ordered that the feeling suspect be arrested.
In a similarly development, the command has continued  its fight against cultism in the state as its operatives arrested two (2) suspected cultists at Igbologun Division on 6th December, 2020.
The suspects are Sheriff Haruna, m, 22, of Snake Island of Lagos State, a member of Eiye Confraternity and Dare Gabriel,  m, 26, of same address, a member of Aiye Confraternity. The two of them were engaged in supremacy fight before they were arrested by the police. Sheriff was arrested with a locally made pistol.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, who personally interrogated and paraded the suspects at the command Headquarters  on the  7th  of December, 2020, has ordered for thorough investigation into the cases; and that the fleeing members of the gangs be arrested for further police actions.


A 36-year old married man, Babajide Akeem Salako, is cooling his feet in Police cell in Lagos over the death of his lover, a 47-year old married woman, Mrs. Folarin Olabisi, a.k.a mama Pelumi, who died during the sex romp in a popular hotel.

The incident happened at BedWell Hotel located at 28 Sanni Labode Street off Social Club Road, Abule Egba, Lagos.

Authoritative source revealed that Mr. Salako, who resides at No. 13 Lawal Street, off Olaniyi Street, New Oko-Oba, Agege area of Lagos, left his wife at home and took the deceased to the hotel after both went for a party and drank energy drinks to boost their strength.

It was gathered that while they lodged in the hotel and engaged in marathon sex, Salako was still on top of Mrs. Olabisi when she started breathing heavily, became unconscious and died.

Source added that she was taken to a hospital, where the doctor certified her dead and the corpse was deposited at the mortuary for autopsy report.

What would have caused her death was not yet known because the autopsy report was not yet out.

But according to Police sources, they were seen together on Saturday last week drinking a popular Seagra gin after which they left for a party, where they also drank energy boosting alcoholic drink.Thereafter, Salako took her in his car and drove to the hotel where she eventually died during the romp.

The matter was reported to the Police at Oko-Oba Division; Salako was arrested and detained for interrogation over the death.

In his confessional statement to the Police, he said, “I am married, and she was my woman friend. Last Saturday we were together drinking with some people, after that we left for a party where we also drank and later drove her away in my car to Bedwell Hotel where I had sex with her”.

“When she was gasping for breath and vomiting, I was afraid but I managed to clean the room and quickly dressed up since I was in boxer and singlet and later ran away.”

The matter has been transferred to State Criminal Investigative, Intelligence Department {SCIID} Panti Yaba, Lagos, where the suspect is currently being detained for further interrogation.

The late Mrs. Folarin Olabisi was a nurse by profession and was said to be married with children  before she died.