Friday, November 22, 2019

Crime

65yr old man defiles 13yr old daughter

An Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered a 65-year-old man, Bayo Akinwete, to be remanded in prison custody over the rape of his 13 year old daughter. This according...

Sokoto: Army arrests bandits

The Nigerian Army has arrested three suspects in Sokoto State it described as notorious bandits. The army spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement in Abuja named one of...

Ogoni Cleanup Funds: MOSOP urges Buhari probe looting by HYPREP

The Movement for the Survival of the Ogoni People (MOSOP) has again called on the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari to institute an investigation into the massive looting and corruption in the Hydrocarbon...

UPDATE: Pupils accuse 7 teachers of sexual assault in FCT

Guardian of 14 year old Mercy Usang, one of the 3 underage students of Junior Secondary School, Gwarinpa Estate, who was allegedly abused sexually by 7 teachers of the school says medical...

Son of Ex-Minister of Health, Dayo Adewole regains freedom

Adedayo Adewole, the son of former Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has regained his freedom. Dayo was kidnapped on Tuesday from his farm at Iroko community in Akinyele...

Borno Attack: ‘Children used’ as suicide bombers

Children were used as suicide bombers in a triple attack in Nigeria on Monday, Unicef has said. Two girls and a boy carried out the bombing outside a video hall...

Emirate Account: Sanusi spent N4.7bn in 5 years

The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has said that under five years as Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II spent N4.7 billion from the Emirate account.

100-year-old death-row inmate released

A 100-year-old death row inmate dubbed 'Nigeria's oldest prisoner' has been released from jail after receiving a state pardon. We reported about the attempts to free Celestine Egbunuche last...

Bayelsa: Remains of 78yr old kidnap victim found

The Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the death of a 78-year-old woman, Mrs Ayoko Owoko, in the custody of kidnappers in the creeks of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state.

British Court seizes £211m looted by Abacha

A British court has seized 211,000,000 million pounds looted by the former Nigerian dictator and military head of state, General Sani Abacha. According to report by the UK Metro,...