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Cynthia Osokgu’s murder :Two to die by hanging for killing Facebook friend

After four years of legal battle, a Lagos High Court presided over by Justice Olabisi Akinlade on Thursday found two of the suspected killers of Cynthia Osokogu guilty and sentenced them to death by hanging. Read also: NIGERIANS CHARGED FOR

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Iyabo Ojo stays silent on Apostle Johnson Suleiman romance rumour in her latest Instagram post

Actress Iyabo Ojo ignored claims making the rounds that there is a close romantic friendship between her and the General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleiman. Read also: BISHOP DAVID OYEDEPO SILENT ON FRAUD SCANDAL The social media

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Pastor arrested for planting explosive in church

A 57 year old Pastor, Abel Eku, has been arrested by the Edo State Police Command for attempting to blow up the headquarters of the Christ Chosen Church of God with explosive devices. Read also: Pastor arrested for armed robbery

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22 passengers buried at accident scene in Kebbi

No fewer than 22 passengers all traders that lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident that occurred on the TungaGiwa – Ruwa road in Shanga Local Government Area of Kebbi after their vehicle rolled into a ditch and caught

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N450m scam: Court admits Alison-Madueke’s list of beneficiaries

A Federal High Court sitting in , Lagos, on Thursday admitted in evidence, the list of beneficiaries of a sum of $115, 010,000 (One hundred and fifteen million, ten thousand dollars) from the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.

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Two Alfas implicated in killing of woman for ritual

A man arrested in Badagry on Sunday for being in possession of a female body part has confessed to killing his victim with the help of two Muslim clerics, and a herbalist, who are presently at large. Read also: FEMALE

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How Major-Gen Kontagora helped Dino Melaye to graduate from ABU

The scandal surrounding the authenticity of the first degree Senator Dino Melaye holds in Geography from Ahmadu Bello University, ABU, Zaria, has generated controversy as conflicting reports dominated the media drawing wide spectrum of reactions. Read also: Dino Melaye in

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Plateau commissioner forced to exercise by Gov. dies while jogging

Plateau State Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Samuel Galadima, slumped to death during an early morning exercise at Rwang Pam Township Stadium, Jos. Read also: ‘Arsenal fan’ dies while jogging Galadima slumped in the middle of the exercise that

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N5.1bn Armsgate: court hears trial of heritage Bank ex-branch manager April 3

Justice Mohammed Idris of the federal high court in Lagos will on April 3, continue with the trial of an ex-manager with Heritage Bank Plc, Iwejuo Joseph Nna. Nna is standing trial alongside Mr. Waripamo-owei Dudafa, a former Special Assistant

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Abuja airport closure: Airline asks for compensation

FirstNation Airways has asked the Federal Government to compensation airlines over alleged losses incurred by the airlines due to the closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Read also: Video of drunk pilot on his way to fly a passenger

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Saraki denies ownership of seized N298m Range Rover

As the probe of underpayment of import duty on a N298m bullet proof Range Rover, allegedly by the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, gets underway, the man(Saraki) at centre of the scandal has denied ownership of the controversial vehicle. Read

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Why we demolished Otodo Gbame Community – LASG

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday through her  commissioner for information and strategy, Steve Ayorinde, explained the reason for the demolition of the small fishing settlement near Lekki, Otodo Gbame community. Read also: ROAD CONSTRUCTION: I ALSO DEMOLISHED PART OF

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Shareholders approve Zenith Bank’s N63.4bn Dividend

Shareholders of Zenith Bank Plc. yesterday at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) held in Lagos endorsed the company’s N63.422 billion dividend for the year ended December 31, 2016. Read also: Shareholders Applaud Zenith Bank Management, Approve N57bn Dividend The dividend,

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Lagos warns churches, mosques against noise pollution, bans Live band music in beer bars, restaurants

Churches and mosques should respect neighbours’ rights by maintaining low levels of noise, the Lagos State Government has warned just as it announced the ban on live band music in beer parlours and restaurants. Read also: Trump bans funding for

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Wife reacts to Thin Tall Tony’s claim about being unmarried

Despite denying that he was married with two kids, wife of evicted Big Brother Naija housemate, Thin Tall Tony, Labara, has poured encomium on him describing him as “an amazing husband.” Read also: Okorocha denies ordering arrest of musician for

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Dangote drops 54 spots on Forbes 2017 Billionaires List

The President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko is still Africa’s richest man — but he’s not as rich as he used to be, according to the Forbes 2017 Billionaires List published Monday. Read also: Nigeria ranked 95th among world’s

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Senate to probe alleged certificate forgery of Melaye, and Saraki’s N298m Range Rover import duty underpayment

The Senate on Tuesday agreed to suggestion by former Majority Leader of the Senate, Ali Ndume, to probe the allegation of certificate forgery against Senator Dino Melaye and that of the N298m worth armoured Range Rover said to belong to

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Customs boss reveals real reasons senators are fighting him

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service Hameed Ali, has traced the genesis of the lingering crisis between him and Senators of the federal republic to the suspension of waivers, reduction or non-payment of duties on imported items to highly-placed

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Police docked surety for aiding female suspect to escape

A 34 year old man Emmanuel Obijekwu, who helped a suspect one Philomena Nwaonumah, to escape, after taking her bail at Zone 2 Police Station Onikan, Lagos, was on Tuesday docked before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court in Lagos, for failing

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If PDP were a company i own 90percent of its share – Orji Uzor Kalu

Former Governor of Abia State Dr Orji Uzor Kalu has slammed his former party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for allegedly maltreating him despite contributing immensely to the party. Read also: PDP to sell membership cards Kalu, who in November 2016

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Cynthia Osokogu murder by Facebook friends: Court fixes March 23 for judgement

After four years of legal battle, four men charged with the murder of Cynthia Osokogu, will know their fate soon as a Lagos high court today fixed March 23 for judgement. Read also: Facebook friends pay tribute to policewoman who

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Senate removes Melaye’s profile on its website

Following series of tweets by Sahara Reporters alleging that Senator Dino Melaye forged his first degree certificate the Senate under the leadership of Senator Bukola Saraki has altered Melaye’s profile on its official website. Read also: Dino Melaye in certificate

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