Police operatives from Ipaja Division in Lagos led by CSP Tokumbo Abaniwonda, have arrested a 20-year old, Jamiu Olatunji, who reportedly committed sacrilege by sneaking into the Mosque and stealing the money realised for maintenance. The incident happened at the popular Istijabah Ratibi Mosque located at No. 239 Ipaja Road […]

Umar Pariya, a close aide of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the last election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is dead. Pariya served Atiku during his time as Vice-President and has remained in his close circles. He died in Dubai, where Atiku himself has been since April. […]

23-year-old man, Aliu Oluwafemi, on Tuesday, appeared in an Ota Chief Magistrate’s Court in Ogun for allegedly belonging to a secret society, Akate Confraternity. Oluwafemi of no fixed address is facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and being a member of a secret cult. The Prosecutor, Insp. Abdulkareem Mustapha told […]

No fewer than 12 corpses at the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, were on early hours of Tuesday gutted by a midnight fire. The incident which could have wreaked havoc at the department was averted by the combined efforts of the security and fire […]

Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday transmitted a letter to the Senate, seeking consideration and passage of six Aviation Bills. The President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan read the letter during plenary. “Dear Distinguished Senate President; Transmission of Six Aviation Sector Bills to the National Assembly for consideration and […]