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My husband sleeps with his 10-year-old stepdaughter, wife tells court

The young daughter says her stepfather has been sleeping with her countless times.

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Court sentences teenager to 5 year term in reformatory for theft

The 13-year-old will spend time in a reformatory establishment in Abeokuta

We won’t tolerate your disrespect, Rivers Assembly warns Commissioners

The Rivers State Speaker warned commissioners in the state to stop turning down invitations

Court orders unconditional release of Ugolor, another over murder of Oshiomhole’s secretary

Olaitan Oyerinde was murdered on May 4

Babalakin, Bi-Courtney boss, absent from court

Mr. Babalakin has faced turbulent times recently.

Ondo NDLEA builds church to rehabilitate drug addicts

The rehabilitation centre houses mostly children of the rich between the ages of 16 and 35.

Ondo oil producing communities accuse oil company of neglect

Oil companies in Nigeria have constantly been accused of destroying the lives of their host communities.

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Army Colonel accused of rape shuns court summons

Army authorities claimed the officer had been redeployed

Trial of Oshiomhole’s aide alleged murderers begins Thursday

The late Olaitan Oyerinde was killed in May.

N800m fraud: EFCC accuses judge of indulging Kogi officials

The accused are being tried for corruption charges

Ogun suspends 1, 024 fraudulent, unqualified teachers

475 of the teachers forged certificates to gain employment, the state government said.

Imo Assembly restrains Okorocha from relocating School of Health Science

The legislators oppose the governor’s move to relocate the School of Health Science, Amaigbo in Nwangele Local Government Area to Orlu.

Prosecuting Lagos Speaker, top priority for EFCC -spokesperson

There are allegations that the ACN attempted to bribe the judge presiding over the case.

Keyamo challenges Delta’s right to deny adults below 40 electoral positions

The new law says that if you are below 40, you cannot be a member of the Delta Electoral Commission.

Ogun police return stolen N6.9m to bank

The police claim that the robbers stole the money from an ATM in Sagamu.

Judge admits documents in N15bn trial of Bafarawa

The former Sokoto State Governor, Attahiru Bafarawa, is being tried for corruption.

Ondo Varsity set to suspend workers leaders over protest

The staff had been protesting the nonpayment of salaries.

Court remands kidnappers of Osun Speaker’s wife in prison

The alleged kidnappers were denied bail.

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Lagos Election Appeal Tribunal to resume sitting, new member sworn-in

Ayoola Philips is the new member of Lagos State’s Election Appeal Tribunal

Kebbi suffers acute shortage of teachers, to employ 10 thousand

Kebbi has too few teachers

Danish investors to establish amusement park in UNIILORIN — VC

UNILORIN to get an amusement park

JTF says it recovered five thousand rounds of ammunition in Damaturu

the ammunitions were buried in a hideout in Kandahar area of Damaturu.

Fashola approves new Governing Council for LASU

LASU gets a new Governing Council.

Jaji bomb blast: Death toll rises to 15, says Commandant

The Commandant, Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji, AVM Abdullahi Kureh said the death toll of Sunday blasts in Jaji, Kaduna had increased to 15. Mr. Kureh confirmed this to Gov. Patrick Yakowa on Monday when he visited the site of the attack in Jaji, Igabi local government area of Kaduna state. He condemned […]

Ondo moves to check spread of Cholera from Osun

Ondo State moves to check an outbreak of Cholera in the state.