A Makurdi Chief Magistrate court on Wednesday sentenced Francis Nyiongu, a 19-year old driver to six months in prison for stealing car stereo. Nyiongu of No 2, Gombe, Street, Wadata, Makurdi, was arraigned before Chief Magistrate Mr Isaac Ajim for theft. The Prosecutor Cpl. Samuel Okereke told the court that Haleru Musa attached to Operation
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An Ado-Ekiti Customary Court in Ekiti on Wednesday dissolved an eight-year-old marriage between Mr Tajudeen Owolabi and his wife, Idayat, over the latterâ€™s alleged stealing habit. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the court cited threats to his life, ill treatment, cursing and disrespect as other reasons for the divorce. Tajudeen, 35, of
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Osun state Chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has stated that Christians in the state public schools will start wearing Church garments to school if Governor Rauf Aregbesola goes ahead to implement to recent State High judgment on wearing of Hijab by Muslim students. This statement was made through a Communique issued and signed
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Maria Sharapova has been banned for two years by the International Tennis Federation after failing a drugs test. The Russian was provisionally banned in March after testing positive for meldonium at January’s Australian Open. The heart disease drug, which 29-year-old Sharapova says she has been taking since 2006 for health issues, became a banned substance
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The Federal Government has told a Federal High Court in Abuja that the immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), is yet to account for a large cache of sophisticated arms he imported while in office. The government said it feared that the missing arms were in the hands of some unidentified â€Žpersons
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The Nigeria’s naira again depreciated by 1.6 percent and Â quoted at 367 on the black market on Wednesday, down 1.6 percent against the dollar as delays by the central bank in explaining how its new forex policy would work increased speculation on the currency. The naira traded at 199.40, within central bank’s pegged rate band
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Catfish may soon be out of the reach of the average Nigerian as the hike in prices of feeds has forced some fish farmers out of business, our correspondent Â reports. Some farmers who spoke to our correspondent Â on Wednesday in Lagos described the development as worrisome, calling on government to ensure price stability in
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A former Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, David Paradang, has denied having any knowledge of the controversial 2014 recruitment into the service that resulted to the death of many applicants across the country. Paradang made this disclosure at the Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday. The former Immigration boss, who was in charge
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The Senate has summoned the Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr Chris Ngige, CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele and bank chiefs, to appear before its committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions over current retrenchments in banks. This followed a point of order raised by the Chairman Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial
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Since the takeover of WhatsApp by Facebook for $19 billion, it has become a significant instant messaging medium. It has, since its introduction been preferred by millions of people around the world, due to its interaction advantages, unlike text messages. Since technology is fast advancing, new improved versions and features are evidently coming to play.
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The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday admitted former President Goodluck’s cousin, Mr Azibaola Roberts and his wife, Stella, to bail in the sum of N500 million each. The Roberts were arraigned on Tuesday on a seven-count charge bordering on money laundering of 40 million dollars. The money was alleged to have been paid into
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Becomes first US womanÂ to run for President Ahead of Presidential poll to be held later this year, Hillary Clinton onÂ Tuesday night wroteÂ a new pageÂ in the United State’s history as she became the first woman to win the popular vote in a major party’s primary. The democrat flag bearer achieved what many saw asÂ nation’s ‘highest, hardest
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The federal Government launched Â N-Power Â a job creation and empowerment initiative, a programme aimed at creating jobs for the Nigerian youths. N-Power is a job creation and empowerment initiative of the Social Investment Programme of the Federal Government of Nigeria. N-Power is designed to help young Nigerians acquire and develop life-long skills to become solution
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Former Super Eagles skipper and head coach, Stephen Keshi passed on in the early hours of today after reportedly suffering from cardiac arrest in Benin, Edo state. As Nigerians mourn the late soccer star, here are 10 quick facts about himâ€¦ 1.Stephen Okechukwu Keshi was born on January 23, 1962. 2. He played as a
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â€Žâ€ŽJustice Nnamdi Dimgba of an Abuja Federal High Court on Wednesday granted the cousin to former President, Goodluck Jonathan, Mr Roberts Azibaola and his wife Stella, bail in the sum of N500m. The Judge in his ruling ordered the couple to provide two sureties who must be land property owners in Abuja. He held that
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As Oshiomholeâ€™s aide alleges cloning of delegatesâ€™ voters cards Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has raised the alarm that half a million prospective voters may not vote in the September 10 governorship elections in Edo State, because they are yet to collect their Permanent Voters Cards, PVC. Edo State Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, Sam Olumekun
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Senate yesterday commenced investigation into the inflation of the contract sum of the Escravos Gas-To-Liquid Project, EGTL, from $2.9 billion to $10.3 billion, an increment of $7.4 billion. The Senate Committee on Gas at a public hearing queried Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL, for increasing the contract sum without recourse to its partner, the Nigerian National
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Desamour Production Company has premiered the much anticipated movie, â€˜Ghana Must Goâ€™, in Nigeria. Produced by the award-winning Ghanaian-Nigerian actress, Yvonne Okoro, the movie will be shown across Nigerian cinemas later this month. Directed by multiple award winning filmmaker, Frank Rajah, â€˜Ghana Must Goâ€™ stars Yvonne Okoro, Ik Ogbonna, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Helen Paul, Ada Ameh
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Nollywood actress and director, Omoni Oboli, has sent words of appreciation to her fans for the box office success of her movie, â€˜Wives on Strikeâ€™. The movie, which grossed over N60 million after the first four weeks, has made Omoni Nollywoodâ€™s box-office queen. In a recent interview, she said: â€œI am very grateful for the
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Nigeria Police Force, on Saturday, said it had concluded plans to introduce a television series which will feature prominent actors, Desmond Eliot and Segun Arinze, among others. Addressing journalists in Abuja, Spokesperson of the Force, Olabisi Kolawole, said the television series, with the title: â€œBeyond your sightâ€, will inform members of the public about the
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