Businesswoman In Court For Allegedly Biting Neighbour’s Breast

Businesswoman In Court For Allegedly Biting Neighbour’s Breast

The police in Nasarawa State on Friday arraigned a 28-year-old businesswoman, Tina Terry, in a Grade I Area Court, Aso-Pada, Mararaba for allegedly biting her neighbour on the breast. The defendant, who resides at Calvary Road, Aso Pada, Mararaba, is charged with inciting disturbance, criminal force, assault and causing grievous hurt. The prosecutor, Sgt. Agabi […]

S-Court Upholds Fayemi’s Victory

S-Court Upholds Fayemi’s Victory

The Supreme Court, on Friday, upheld the victory of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State. In a unanimous judgment by a five- member panel of Justices, the apex court dismissed an appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its governorship candidate, Prof. Kolapo Olusola against Fayemi’s victory. In the lead judgement that was […]

Theresa May Resigns as British PM, Sheds Tears

Theresa May Resigns as British PM, Sheds Tears

British Prime Minister, Theresa May has announced her resignation effective from June 7, 2019. A very emotional May, noted that it had been the honour of her life to serve as British Prime Minister. May, who broke down in tears while making her resignation speech on Friday said: “It is now clear to me that […]

Buhari Commissions Prisons Complex In Owerri, Lauds Okorocha

Buhari Commissions Prisons Complex In Owerri, Lauds Okorocha

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha, for his fight against criminality in the country. The President gave the commendation while inaugurating the new headquarters of the Nigeria Prisons Service in Owerri on Thursday. President Buhari, who was represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, said that the governor had practically demonstrated that he […]

Unilorin, 4 Others Bag N25m JAMB Performance Award

Unilorin, 4 Others Bag N25m JAMB Performance Award

University of Ilorin and four other universities have bagged the National Tertiary Admission Performance Merit Award for their outstanding performance in the 2018 admission by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who handed over the awards to the institutions in Abuja on Thursday, said tertiary institutions played important role to the […]

Court Remands Painter for Raping 17-year-old Girl

Court Remands Painter for Raping 17-year-old Girl

A Magistrates’ Court in Minna, Niger State, on Thursday ordered that a painter, Zubairu Apaila, be remanded in prison, for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl. The police charged Apaila, 23, with three counts unlawful sexual intercourse with a child; exposure of a child to narcotics, and prohibition of a child from attending and remaining in […]

Ofili-Ajumogobia Challenges Criminal Trial

Ofili-Ajumogobia Challenges Criminal Trial

Embattled Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, has filed a motion challenging her trial in court. Ofili-Ajumogobia, alongside a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Godwin Obla, are standing trial before Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos on 18 counts bordering on Conspiracy, Unlawful Enrichment, retention of Crime Proceeds and Money Laundering. The charges were preferred […]

Convicted ex-NIMASA D-G Remanded, to be Sentenced May 28

Convicted ex-NIMASA D-G Remanded, to be Sentenced May 28

Justice Mojisola Olatoregum of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday convicted a former Acting Director-General of NIMASA, Calistus Obi, of N136 million fraud. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had preferred an eight-count charge against Obi, who was also a former Executive Director of the agency. He was charged along with one […]

No New Recruitment Of Workers In Bauchi, Says Abubakar

No New Recruitment Of Workers In Bauchi, Says Abubakar

Bauchi State Governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, has denied alleged recruitment of new workers into the state civil service. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Strategy, Ali M. Ali, the governor noted that the clarification was necessary following the allegation by some people close to the Governor-elect. The statement read as follows, […]

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