UMUAHIAâ€”Abia State Police Command, Tuesday, paraded a 71-year-old man, said to be a retired pastor, for allegedly stealing a year-old baby.
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Abuja â€” The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission, ICPC, has commenced investigations of four former governors following petitions against them.
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A heavy duty container yesterday skid-ded off the Ojuelegba bridge, in Lagos, landing on a Nissan saloon car and a Sports Utility Vehicle, SUV, killing three people in the process.
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IT has become an alarming trend that protesters have now found the nationâ€™s major automotive expressways as the best places to take their grievances to.
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ABUJAâ€” The Federal Government has announced the immediate suspension of the recent recruitment into the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) conducted on the directives of the immediate past President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, between March and April this year.
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Chairman of the Rivers State Commission of Inquiry probing alleged sale of valued assets of the state and other related matters, Justice George Omereji, has been told to also summon Governor Nyesom Wike and the former deputy governor of the state, Mr Tele Ikuru to answer questions on the monorail project.
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SOME of us must be familiar with the poem: The Six Blind Men of Hindostan by JE Saxe. These curious blind men went to learn about the elephant. They had to â€œobserveâ€ the huge animal by feeling with their palms the part of the body they found themselves touching. The first one touched its side and shrieked: â€œbless me, the elephant is very like a wall!â€
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An Ikeja Magistrates' Court, on Tuesday ordered the remand of a 45-year-old driver, Ganiyu Afolabi, for allegedly impregnating a 16-year-old girl. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Tajudeen Elias, ordered that the accused should be held in prison custody until Sept. 9, when the court would deliver its ruling on his bail application.
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A 37-year-old man, Oluwaseyi Akinmulayo, who allegedly defiled his step daughter, on Tuesday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates' Court. The accused, who lives at 22, Omorale Johnson St., Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, is facing a charge of defilement.
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Real Madrid have blamed Manchester United for the collapse of goalkeeper David de Gea's move to the Spanish giants, claiming the English side sent the documents needed to complete the deal after the Spanish transfer deadline had passed.
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Famous Hong Kong actor and stunt artist,Jackie Chan made a shout out to Nigerians promotion of for his highly anticipated movie , Dragon Blade.
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The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Kogi has demand the immediate payment of N32 billion salary arrears owed teachers in public primary schools in the state. The state NUT Chairman, Mr Suleiman Abdullahi, made the demand in an interview with newsmen in Lokoja on Tuesday.
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Everton midfielder Darron Gibson was banned from driving for 20 months and sentenced to a 12-month community order on Tuesday after he collided with three cyclists and drove off. Republic of Ireland international Gibson was over the legal drink-drive limit when his vehicle mounted a pavement and struck the men who had stopped to fix a broken bicycle chain.
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A 45-year-old teacher, Akintobi Kayode, who allegedly put his sexual organ into the anus of a 14-year-old deaf and dumb boy, was on Tuesday hauled up before an Ikeja Magistrates' Court.
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Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto on Tuesday announced plans to criminalise doping, after two of the east African nation's athletes were banned after positive tests during the Beijing world athletics championships. "At the executive level, we have been seized with this matter of doping," Ruto said.
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Victor Moses Tuesday signed a new four-year contract with Chelsea and will spend the remainder of this season on loan at West Ham United.
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Former Minister of Power Chinedu Nebo has urged Nigerians to undergo regular psychiatric test before seeking any socio-political and economic positions. Nebo made the call at a workshop organised by the Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital in collaboration with the West African College of Nursing in Enugu on Tuesday.
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A 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Sierra Leone and African champions the Ivory Coast will now be played in Port Harcourt after Lagos declined to stage the match because of concerns over the Ebola disease.
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Thrilled by the growing start-up market in Africa, Microsoft, under the 4Afrika Initiative, has confirmed its support for the upcoming DEMO Africa event slated to hold this month in Lagos.
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