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Man Who Raped A 12Years Old Child To Death In Niger State Is Sentenced To 1Month Imprisonment With A Fine Of N30,000 

A 12-year-old boy, identified only as Aminu, has lost his life after he was allegedly sexually abused by one Abubakar, a tea seller in Ngwayanma, in the Kontagora area of Niger State. Abubakar, aka Maishai, had reportedly abducted Aminu from his parents’ house sometime in March, and held him hostage …

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Easter: Federal Government Declares April 14th & 17th Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Friday, April 14 and Monday, April 17, as Public Holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter celebrations. The Minister of Interior retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau made the announcement on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja. Dambazau‎ enjoined …

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Detained Boko Haram Member Have Reportedly Lost Their Lives At A Military Facility In Maiduguri, Borno State

A number of Boko Haram members detained at the military facility in Maiduguri, Borno state have allegedly lost their lives. A source told Sahara Reporters on Tuesday, April 11, said that dead bodies of the terrorists were sighted being taken to the Specialist Hospital in the Borno State on Monday, …

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Reps Summon Magu, Emefiele, Baru, Five Others Over ‘Stolen’ $17 Billion Oil Money

The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee investigating alleged 17 billion dollars stolen undeclared oil proceed has summoned Ibrahim Magu, acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to appear before it on Tuesday. The Chairman of the committee, Abdulrazak Namdas, summoned Mr. Magu on Monday in Abuja at the …

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Ize-Iyamu Vs Obaseki: Anxiety As Edo Tribunal Reserves Date For Judgement

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress, ​(APC) ​and the Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate in the September 28 governorship election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, will soon know their fate as the election tribunal on Monday reserved a date to deliver judgment. Pastor Ize-Iyamu had filed a petition …

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APC National Leaders Bribed PDP To Plot Against Saraki – Kwara Chapter

​The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara State has accused some national leaders of the party and a faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of plotting against President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki. A statement on Monday signed by State Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Sulyman Buhari, however expressed …

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UTME 2017: JAMB Registers 40 Percent Of Expected Candidates

​The Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Is’haq Oloyede, has assured all applicants that they would be captured in the ongoing UTME registration before its expiration on April 19. Mr. Oloyede gave the assurance while speaking with journalists on Monday shortly after an inspection tour of JAMB registration centres …

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We Will Arrest You If You Harass Harmless Citizens – Nigeria Police Warns Masquerade’s

​The Enugu Command of the Nigeria Police Force Command has warned masquerades and their assistants against assaulting, harassing, and intimidating Nigerians in the state under whatever guise. This warning was given by the command’s Public Relations Officer, Mr. Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement he signed and issued in Enugu on …

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EXCLUSIVE: Borno Governor, Northern Leaders Meet Saraki, Seek Reversal Of Ndume’s Suspension

The Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, and some other Northern traditional and political leaders have approached Senate President Bukola Saraki and other lawmakers, asking them to upturn the suspension of Ali Ndume. Mr. Shettima led a team, described as “Borno elders” by our source, to the residence of Mr. Saraki, …

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