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A Lagos High Court in Igbosere has sentenced a 28-year-old man, Kingsley Inyang, to life imprisonment for defiling a 12-year-old girl. The judgement was confirmed by the Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) of the Lagos State government in...
The Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, Governor Henry Seriake Dickson has ordered the arrest of an official of a local government for collecting the salaries of 300 persons every month. This was revealed by the Commissioner for Information and Orientation,...
Nigeria’s government has been urged by a non-governmental organisation to hasten implementation of the delayed 2018 budget and ensure it improves welfare. Patricia Donli, chair of the board of directors at ActionAid, told journalists in Abuja that the government should...
At least 34 Nigerians have been arrested by U.S. Federal authorities for allegedly defrauding businesses and U.S. citizens of several millions of dollars. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said the fraud was a significant coordinated effort to disrupt Business...
The former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Professor Kingsley Moghalu has advised President Muhammadu Buhari and former President Olusegun Obasanjo to be cautious and mindful of their utterances so that the country would not be set on...
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kaduna State chapter, has condemned in strong terms what it called the double standard being demonstrated by the Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission, KADSIECOM, in the conduct of the local government election in the...
The University of Lagos authorities this morning have set up a fact-finding panel to investigate the recent alleged case of sexual harassment involving a female student and a lecturer in the Department of English and Literary Studies at the...
The Rivers State Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, says Governor Nyesom Wike has turned himself into a “Father Christmas” who shares money at will”, just as the party expressed worry over what it described as the Governor’s penchant...
The people of Jonathan’s Bayelsa East senatorial district have thrown their weight behind the APC ahead of the 2019 National Assembly elections. The people declared their support over the weekend during the formal declaration of a two-time former Commissioner for...
The former governor of Edo State and front line contender for the office of National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari for settling the June 12 question by declaring...