The Lagos State Government and the City of Dubai on Monday entered into a historic partnership that will see Lagos emerge as the first Smart City in Africa.Read More
By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—For having the effrontery to retaliate when her husband slapped her, the woman received the second slap that sent her to the great beyond. But the 36-year husband, Onyekachi Anele, is currently cooling his heels in the custody of Imo State Police Command. Already, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Taiwo Lakanu,
An Ado-Ekiti Magistrate’s Court, yesterday, remanded 33-year-old Emmanuel Imole in prison custody for allegedly pouring hot soup on a police officer.Read More
Activities were grounded at the headquarters of the Federal Ministry of Finance, Abuja, for several hours, yesterday, as its staff demonstrated against their unpaid allowances put at about N1.2 billion.Read More
The Police Service Commission, yesterday, approved the promotion of 4,542 senior Police officers to their next rank between May and June 2016.Read More
—Embattled Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, are to be arraigned before an Abuja High Court sitting at Jabi, today on a two-count charge of conspiracy and forgery.Read More
ACADEMIC Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has rejected the ongoing Sexual Harrassment Offences Bill, in the Senate, saying that the bill was targeted at lecturers.Read More
There was confusion at the Lagos Airport Hotel, Ikeja, yesterday, after Harold Building, a major building in the hotel, was gutted by fire, destroying property worth several millions of NairaRead More
Nigerian children have been the worst hit in Boko Haram insurgency in the northern part of the country since 2009. Children, supposed to be in school are out for fear of being killed by this sect, and parents who have been lucky to be alive keep their children at home for this same reason. The trend continues as children who were better off at the Internally Displaced People’s Camp where volunteers taught them, stay at home now for the fear of being attacked.
According to Human Rights Watch report, one million children in Nigeria have little or no access to schools as a result of Boko Haram’s attacks, robbing an entire generation of children in the North East of their education.
THE Supreme Court, yesterday, affirmed the judgement of a High Court sitting in Oleh, Delta State, which sentenced one Mr. Afor Lucky to five years imprisonment with hard labour for raping an 11-year-old girl.Read More
Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, of the Lagos State Police Command, weekend, engaged some suspected kidnappers in a gun battle at Ogijo area of Ikorodu, killing two.Read More
Suspected Fulani herdsmen have killed a police Sergeant simply identified as Aminu, while two others have been declared missing in Batare of Koh community in Girei Local Government Area of Adamawa State.Read More
Tragedy struck at Alhaji Ede Avenue in Igando area of Lagos, after a 19-year-old lady allegedly committed suicide following a quarrel with her lover.Read More
MY new wife is obviously not interested in creating a home for us. I have a good job, which means I am often away during the week, but she seems to resent doing any housework. She is supposed to be in the family business, but she scarcely goes there. I assumed when we got married the deal would be that I’d earn the money while she kept our home ticking over.Read More
A French woman who left her baby daughter to drown on a beach said Monday she had no other explanation but “witchcraft”.Read More