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Kaduna Sharia Court grants divorce to woman as husband cannot feed family

A man should be able to provide food for his wife.

Non registration of deaths causes challenge to proper planning – Population Commission

Nigeria has to register deaths in order to plan properly

Former American Ambassador pays tribute to Lam Adesina

The Ambassador described Mr. Adesina as a devoted defender of democracy.

CPC challenges Mimiko’s victory

CPC’s gubernatorial candidate has challenged Mr. Mimiko’s victory in the October 20 governorship election in Ondo State.

Robbers kill two policemen, injure three others in Lagos

Some policemen were killed in Lagos

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EFCC docks pastor over visa scam

Nov. 12 (PREMIUM TIMES) — The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Monday arraigned Pastor Henry Uhunmwagho before Justice P.I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court 2 sitting in Benin City, Edo State, on a nine-count charge bordering on obtaining money under false pretence. Count number one of the charges read: “That you Henry Uhunmwagho on or […]

Register with TRCN or lose promotion, Kaduna advises teachers

The teachers in Kaduna will have to register with the Kaduna State Universal Basic Education Board to be promoted

Lagos Task Force causes death of breadwinner, abandons family

The victim was allegedly killed.

Why we are challenging Mimiko’s victory- ACN, Accord Party

The ACN claims it has evidences of malpractices that it wants to present to the court.

Atiku, Ihedioha, Okorocha, Wike to headline FGC Okigwe 35th anniversary celebrations

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar will be the Guest Speaker at the Federal Government College Okigwe, Imo State, 35th anniversary homecoming celebrations on Saturday, November 17 at the school’s pavilion in Okigwe. Also expected to headline the grand finale of the 35th anniversary celebrations of the school are Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Emeka Ihedioha, Imo State […]

Mimiko, Fasoranti mourn Lam Adesina

The Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko,  has described the death of Lamidi Adesina, a former governor of Oyo State, as  a sad and shocking loss. Mr. Mimko, in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Eni Akinsola in Akure, said though death is a necessary and certain end to all beings, the suddenness of Mr. Adesina’s […]

Floods destroy 1000 hectares of farm in Delta, Edo

The farmers said they want to commence their farming early for next planting season

Ondo lawmakers, suspended council bosses spoil for war

The lawmakers said they acted within the law to suspend the local council chiefs

Updated: Lam Adesina, former Oyo governor, dies at 73

The former governor is set for burial on Sunday evening.

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Commercial tricycle operators threatens strike in Abia over exploitation by state government

The tricyclists accused the state ministry of transport of exploiting them.

Groups want lawmakers to probe police, SSS handling of Oshiomhole’s aide’s murder

The activists call for a public hearing on the investigations handled by the police and the SSS.

Oshiomhole sacks boards of agencies, committees, parastatals

Oshiomhole gets ready for second term of office.

NDLEA arrests 12 drug suspects in Gombe

12 persons have been arrested in connection with drugs.

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Man, 35, arraigned for allegedly raping neighbour’s teenage daughter

For allegedly raping his neighbour’s 17-year-old daughter, a 35-year-old man was on Friday charged before an Ojo Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. The accused, Adedayo Abatan, a vulcanizer, who lives at No. 48, Aka Road, Ojo, is standing trial on a charge of rape. Police prosecutor Godwin Eze told the court that the accused committed the offence […]

Gunmen kill 3 policemen in Yobe

Three policemen were killed on Friday in Yobe State.

Court workers strike halts trial of Gbenga Daniel

The former governor is accused of transferring state funds to personal accounts.

Group helps Makoko children go to school

A total of 202 children from the community benefited from this phase of the project.