Wednesday, 02 December, 2020

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Malcolm RIchard Omirhobo during the 'one man protest' at the villa gate in Abuja Malcolm Omirhobo addressing journalists A Lagos State-based lawyer and activist, Malcolm Omirhobo, has been arrested at the Presidential Villa gate in Abuja by the operatives of Read more…


A Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has sentenced a Swedish-Nigerian woman, Stephany Isaksson, to four years imprisonment for alleged child trafficking in Akwa Ibom State. Isaksson, 43, was jailed on two counts of keeping an 18-month-old Read more…


Farooq Kperogi An Associate Professor in the United States and social critic, Dr Farooq Kperogi, has questioned the explanation that Borno State farmers needed military clearance to go to their farms when the military and their personnel are not safe Read more…


Operatives of Ogun Police Command, on Tuesday, busted a baby factory at Ofada, Mowe, Obafemi-Owode LGA and rescued ten captives, including pregnant mothers and kids. The operator of the factory, Mrs Florence Ogbonna, reportedly fled but her daughter and a Read more…


Gov. Ayodele Fayose A former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose, says members of the House of Representatives who asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appear before the House should expect to be harassed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Read more…


The Delta State Independent Electoral Commission has fixed the local government election for March 6, 2021. Announcing on Tuesday during a meeting with leaders of political parties and stakeholders in Asaba, the DSIEC Chairman, Michal Ogbodu, disclosed that the elections Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday appointed Mrs Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim as the new Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons. She replaces Mrs Julie Okah-Donli. The new appointment was contained in a statement by the Senior Read more…


A woman, Iyabo Donald, has petitioned a Customary Court in Mapo, Ibadan, to dissolve her six-year-old marriage to her estranged police officer husband, Richard, who treated her like a criminal. She said in a statement before the court’s president, Chief Read more…


The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, as Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission for the second term of five years. This comes five days after the Senate Committee on INEC  screened Yakubu following his Read more…


The judicial panel investigating police brutality and human rights violation in Lagos is exasperated by the delaying tactics of the police in the ongoing cases.     Head of the panel, Justice Doris Okuwobi, a former judge, said the panel Read more…