MAN CHARGED TO COURT FOR STABBING HIS FATHER TO DEATH IN LAGOS

Lagos – An Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the remand in prison of a 23-year-old man, Rasheed Shitta, for allegedly stabbing his father to death. Knife stab The Magistrate, Mrs Adeola Adedayo, remanded Shitta in Ikoyi Prisons and ordered that the case file should be sent to the Lagos State Director of Public Prosecutions for advice. Adedayo adjourned the case until April 24. Shitta, who resides at No. 23, Dada St., Majidun in Ikorodu, near Lagos, is facing a charge of murder. His plea was not…

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IBADAN MAN SENT TO PRISON FOR STEALING 3 PANTS BELONGING TO HIS FEMALE BOSS

Man steals three underwear belonging to his employer adekunle / 35 minutes ago Ibadan – An Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ibadan on Thursday ordered that a security guard, Yakubu Jeremiah , 28, be remanded in Agodi Prison for allegedly stealing three underwear belonging to his employer. File photo: pants Yakubu who lives on Plot 2, Road 4 , Olugbode Estate, Idi -Ishin Jericho, Ibadan, pleaded guilty to the charge of stealing. The Magistrate, Mrs O.Enilolobo, ordered the defendant to be remanded in at Agodi prison until April 23, for reading of…

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APC REPS-ELECT DISAGREE WITH GHAJABIAMILA’S CHOICE AS SPEAKER

Some Lawmakers of the All Progressives’ Congress (APC) have kicked against the stance of the party which has zoned the position of speaker in the ninth Assembly to the South West. The lawmakers, who have also indicated their intention to contest for the position of speaker, said they are not backing down despite the party’s position. According to one of the aspiring House of Representatives member, Abdulrazak Namdas, his intent is borne out of the fact that the North East region has been retrogressive in time past. “I am aspiring…

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WOMAN GIVES BIRTH TO QUINTUPLETS IN ONDO AFTER 18 YEARS OF WAIT

Woman gives birth to quintuplets in Kogi after 18 years of wait Kazeem Ugbodaga / 1 hour ago Quintuplets delivered some times ago A 42-year-old woman has given birth to five babies (quintuplets) at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja, Kogi, after 18 years of barrenness. Both mother, Mrs Uchenna Okeigbo and her kids are in good condition. Okeigbo, an indigene of Olokoro Amangbo Community, Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia, gave birth to three boys and two girls on April 17 through a Caesarean Section. Speaking with the News Agency…

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OSUN GOVT SET TO SACK 769 WORKERS

There are strong indications that the Osun Government may sack no fewer than 769 workers in the state’s civil service who were discovered to be working with fake and forged school certificates. Mr Adelani Baderinwa, who is supervising the Information and Strategy Ministry, said in a statement that the discovery was made after five years of screening carried out by a consultancy firm employed by the state government. “A consultancy firm, The Captain Consultants, engaged five years ago by the state government to verify the results and other necessary documents…

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SCAMMER WHO CLAIMED TO BE NED NWOKO ON FACEBOOK DEFRAUDED NIGERIANS 10MIL, SEE PICS

One ALIEZE IKECHUKWU whose photograph is tagged below, a 22yr old youth from Ebonyi State, Abakeleki but lives in Owerri Imo state has been arrested by men of the Nigerian police force for defrauding Nigerians with fake Facebook account created with the name and image of Hon Prince Ned Nwoko. Alieze Ikechukwu was arrested few days ago by men of the Nigerian police force SIB unit for cyber crime, impersonation and fraudulent social practices. In 2018, it was alleged that this young man created a fake Facebook and other social…

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INDIGENOUS RICE COMPANY HITS MARKET WITH BRANDED LOW INCOME FRIENDLY PACKAGED LOCAL RICE

Integrated Food hits Nigerian market with pocket friendly NewlifeRice, NaijaSweetRice in Hungabusta packs An indigenous food processing company, Integrated Factory Food Company has laubched into the Nigerian market economic friendly smaller package rice. The company, brand owner of NewlifeRice, NaijaSweetRice has in addition to the existing sizes of50kg,25kg, 5kg and 750g launched cost effective and economic friendly 375g NaijaSweet Rice package popularly known as ‘HungaBusta’. This lowest pack is targeted at the retail consumers especially those who are already accustomed to buying rice in direct retail cup serving. According to…

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OLAMIDE: POLICE KILLING OF INNOCENT PEOPLE INCREASING DAILY

Olamide Lanre Babalola Popular Nigerian musician, Olamide Adedeji a.k.a. Badoo has added his voice to the incessant killing of innocent Nigerians by the Nigeria Police. Olamide in tweets on Friday expressed worry that the killing is increasing everyday and asked that something be done to stop the killings. He advised Nigerians not to argue with the police but follow them to the station. read his tweets below: ”What is really going on,what is the way forward with this killing and police brutality ? It’s increasing everyday and I feel ashamed…

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HOURS AFTER AARE GANI ADAMS SPOKE ABOUT IT, EMIR SANUSI TASKS GOVTS TO TACKLE HUNGER, POVERTY

Nigerian traditional rulers and opinion leaders are finding  their voices. Last week, the Sultan expressed his fears for Nigeria in 2023. This week, it was the Aare ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland who first spoke , only for the Emir of Kano to echo him. The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 11,  identified hunger and poverty as most under-developed countries’ biggest problems. Sanusi, who spoke at the 36th Aminu Kano Annual Memorial Symposium organised by the Aminu Kano Centre for Democratic Studies at Mambayya House, said only 20 per cent of…

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