Ogun Police Arrest Clerics For Fraud, Serial Rape

Men of Ogun State Police Command on Monday have arrested three self acclaimed Islamic clerics who specialise in swindling unsuspecting members of the public of their hard earned money as well as having unlawful carnal knowledge of their female victims. The suspects include 50 years old Aliu Abdulfatai , Sule Adebayo who is 36 and  […]

Zamfara governor

Zamfara Gov Matawale, 5 Others To Grace 13th NMNA In Lagos

No fewer than governors, media entrepreneurs and prominent Nigerians are expected at the 13th edition of Nigeria Media Nite-Out Award (NMNA) in Lagos. Those expected according to Murphy Ajibade Alabi, the Media and Publicity Manager of the glamorous media event include the Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle, Governor Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, Governor Aminu […]

FGM

In-laws Declare Wife Wanted For Refusing To Circumcise Daughter

A mother’s  attempt to prevent her daughter from being subjected to the outlawed tradition of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) has put her on the wanted list of her in-laws. Omolola Simbi Oke  and her three children and are currently on the run in a bid to save her daughter’s life owing to her refusal for her daughter (Eniola) to be circumcised in accordance with the custom and tradition of her husband’s family. Seun Oke, Omolola’s husband (who is also on the run for […]

IGP

IGP Orders Investigation Into Alleged Killing Of 3 Policemen, Civilian By Soldiers In Taraba

The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu has ordered full fledged investigations into the circumstances surrounding the death of three (3) Police operatives and one (1) Civilian, and serious degree of injuries to other Police operatives who were on investigation activities to Ibi, Taraba State to arrest one Alhaji Hamisu indicted in a series […]

Army

Army Confirms Killing Of Policeman

The Nigerian Army has confirmed that its troops attached to 93 Battalion, Takum, Taraba State, shot dead three policemen and one civilian in error after they were mistaken for kidnappers. The army in a statement yesterday by the acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col Sagir Musa, claimed that the policemen refused to stop at a […]

Banjo

Chief Funmi Banjo For Burial

The family of late Chief Christopher Olorunfunmi Banjo on Wednesday said they would soon announce the burial arrangements for the late  businessman and philanthropist, who died recently in Lagos. Chief Banjo, the Aare Bobaseye of Ijebu-Ilodo, passed on at the age of 77, at Ikeja General Hospital, Lagos, after a protracted illness. Mr. Niyi Banjo, […]

Queen

Somolu LG Boss Promises Scholarship To 3 Somolu Best Beauty Queens

The Executive Chairman of Somolu Local Government Area of Lagos State, Hon. Abdul Hamed Salawu, has charged youths in Somolu communities to get involved in community activities and hold their education in high esteem. The council boss through his representative stated this on Sunday night at the grand finale of Miss Somolu Beauty Pageant with […]

Arubiewe

Family Kicks As Man, 67 Dies 24 Hours After Leaving Police Detention

*Arrest linked with son’s gay activities *Family says detention was illegal Family members of a deceased 67 years old man, Mr. Musibau Akinwunmi popularly known as Baba Arubiewe have alleged that the senior citizen died as a result of the detention described as ‘illegal’. According to the report, the family of the deceased accused the Commissioner […]

APC Chairman, Tunde Balogun Filmed Allegedly Manipulating Primary Elections Result

In spite of the claims by the All Progressives Congress (APC) that its primary elections conducted in Lagos State was devoid of irregularities and favoritism, a video in the public domain has proved to the contrary. The APC in Lagos State, in conjunction with the National Working Committee (NWC) and the Independent National Electoral Commission […]

Atiku

Atiku Donates N10m To Bauchi Windstorm Victims

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has donated N10 million to victims of the windstorm in Bauchi State. Atiku made the donation on Monday 25th June, 2018 when he visited the Emir of Bauchi, Alhaji Rilwan Adamu in his palace. The ‎former Vice President while commiserating with the people and the state government over the recent […]