ABEOKUTA—A pro-Jonathan political campaign group, Team Jonathan, Ogun State chapter has warned the All Progressives Congress, APC, to stop attacking the personality of President Goodluck Jonathan.Read More
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, ordered the remand at Ikoyi Prisons of a 56 years old Italian, Piero Allan Franchillo, over alleged N717 million fraud.
The accused, a businessman, was arraigned by the Special Fraud Unit, SFU, of the Police, on a five-count charge bordering on advanced fee fraud, forgery and altering of documents.
As part of the efforts to bring more widespread access to the African continent and help enhance productivity, Spectra Wireless in partnership with Microsoft 4Afrika have launched Africa’s first commercial service network utilising TV white spaces in Ghana.Read More
WHAT is the age when men and women can legally have sex in Nigeria? This is a round about way of asking what is the age of consent? A simple question; but an extra-ordinarily complicated one. The new Child rights Legislations stipulate that having carnal knowledge (sex) of a child below the age of 18 is a crime in twenty – four (24) States of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory. So would it mean that the age of consent is 18 in those States and the Federal Capital? Not so. For this purpose, Akwa Ibom and Kwara States specify 16years, whilst Jigawa State specifies 15 years.Read More
OWERRI—Fear has gripped top civil servants in Imo State, following the kidnap of a Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Johnny Ihebereme, by a gang of hoodlums.Read More
The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, on Friday warned all broadcasting stations operating in the country to adhere strictly to the provisions of the broadcasting code or risk sanctions.Read More
UNLESS adequate measures are taken, such as completing the National ID card and other biometric-based identification projects, Nigeria, an emerging market is likely to witness cyber-security issues on a large scale this yearRead More
Unless she is re-appointed, what would remain of Johnson in the newly created ministry after May 2015, would be the legacies she left behind.Read More
TO improve and sustain our economic growth, elder statesman and former Head of Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan, has enjoined governments at all levels to empower youths.Read More
ADO EKITI—Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayo Fayose, has continued his mobilisation and sensitisation of various ethnic groups for the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan.Read More