Sunday, 05 July, 2020

Day: June 23, 2020


The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has arrested a man accused of raping a three-month-old baby in Adogi Village in Nasarawa State. He was arrested on Tuesday, the NSCDC announced via its Twitter handle. The para-military security outfit said Read more…


At least $4.8 million has been disbursed from the $17 million set aside by Government for Covid-19 youth relief fund aimed at supporting young people affected by the pandemic, legislators heard yesterday. Secretary for Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation Dr Read more…


452 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. According to a breakdown of the new cases by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), 209 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos, Oyo-67, Read more…


Oluwakamisi Mary Omolabake, a Nigerian woman trafficked to Lebanon, has narrated her ordeal at the hands of her traffickers and is seeking help to return home. Omolabake told SaharaReporters that she was approached by an agent named Alfa Mohammed Abu Read more…


Parliament has expelled nine more MDC Alliance MPs following their recall from the house by reinstated MDC-T leader Thokozani Khupe. Announcing their recall Tuesday, Speaker Jacob Mudenda said Amos Chibaya (Mkoba MP), Happymore Chidziva (Highfield), Murisi Zvidzai (Harare Central); Proportional Read more…


‌ The Osun State Police Command on Tuesday dragged one Michael Adunola and a woman, Atinuke Olawoyin, to appear before an Osun State Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ile-Ife, for allegedly killing his wife and baby. Amiloaded gathered that Adunola and Read more…


‌ Investigation has revealed the amount spent by Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State to buy governorship forms. It was gathered that about N43.5 million has been spent on buying governorship forms of the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Read more…


HKN boss, Adewale Adeleke has given update on relationship status between Davido and Chioma. He revealed that his brother, singer Davido and his fiancee Chef Chioma are still together. This is coming barely two weeks after an alleged story said Read more…


Thirteen more members of the Imo State House of Assembly have tested positive for Coronavirus. This brings the total number of lawmakers in the state, who are COVID-19 positive to 14. Spokesperson for the state’s Task Force on COVID-19, Chinedu Read more…


A Federal High Court in Ekpoma, Edo State, has stopped the Peoples Democratic Party from excluding Godwin Obaseki, governor of Edo, from participating in its gubernatorial primary election. After a suit filed by Omoregie Ogbeide-Ihama, a PDP aspirant, a Federal Read more…