Court remands Man for slapping Special marshals in Osun
An Osun Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ile-Ife on Wednesday remanded one Adegoke Adekanmi,36, in prison for alleged obstruction and assault.   The accused was arraigned on a five-count of attempting to commit felony, obstruction, assault, slapping, and kidnapping of special marshals.   The Prosecutor, Sgt. Sunday Osanyintuyi told the... Read more
Appeal Court returns Lamido’s trial to Justice Ademola
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has set aside the directive by former Chief Judge of the Federal High Court Abuja, Justice Ibrahim Auta, re-assigning the trial of former Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido and others from Justice Adeniyi Ademola to Justice Babatunde Quadri. Justice Auta had exercised his... Read more
Customs impound contraband valued N1.59bn
The Federal Operations Unit of the Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS ) intercepted various contraband with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N1.59 billion between the 1st to 30th of November. The Customs Area Controller ( CAC ) of the unit, Comptroller Garba Mohammed, said this when he conducted... Read more
Okorocha bans commercial tricycle operators from plying all roads
The Imo State Government has banned tricycle operators from plying all roads within the state capital, Owerri. Consequently, commuters, including civil servants, school children, teachers and market women trekked long distances to their destinations. The stranded commuters castigated the state government for “compounding” their predicament by banning the much... Read more
Okowa, Markafi, Darius Visit IBB in Minna
The National Caretaker Committee Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ahmed Markarfi and the Chairman of the PDP National Elective Convention Committee, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa Wednesday visited former military President,  General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida at his Uphill residence in Minna. The duo came along with Taraba state... Read more
FG orders Kachikwu to end fuel scarcity before weekend
  The Federal Government has ordered the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, to ensure that the fuel scarcity currently being witnessed across the country does not extend beyond this weekend. The directive was given to the minister on Wednesday during the weekly meeting of the... Read more
Lagos to count religious centres
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos has directed the Nigeria Inter-Religious Council to conduct an enumeration of religious centres across the state. Ambode gave the directive while inaugurating 798 members of the NIREC appointed for the 20 Local Governments and 37 Local Council Development Areas in Lagos. He was represented... Read more
Russia on Thursday rejected a US call to cut ties with Pyongyang, suggesting Washington has been doing everything to prompt North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un to “lose it”. On Wednesday, Washington warned that North Korea’s leadership will be “utterly destroyed” if war breaks out as it called on countries... Read more
Former TVC Staff, Adeyemi Obalanleg emerges as new Olota of Ota
Journalist and lecturer, Prince Adeyemi Obalanlege, has emerged the Olota-elect. His emergence was announced by the king-makers at the headquarters of Ado-Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State on Tuesday (today). Obalanlege, 52, succeeds the late Olota, Oba Alani Oyede, who joined his ancestors May 25, 2016 after 19... Read more
Oyo Court sentences husband killer to seven years imprisonment
Oyo State High Court 1, Ringroad, Ibadan, has sentenced an accused husband killer, Yewande Oyediran, to seven years imprisonment for finding her guilty of the death of her husband. The term is to run from the day of her arrest. The court which held that although, evidences showed that... Read more