Commercial motorcyclist remanded for alleged rape of minor

An Iyaganku Senior Magistrates’ Court, sitting in Ibadan has remanded a 19 – year-old-commercial motorcyclist, Afeez Babalola, in prison for allegedly raping a 6-year-old girl. NAN reports that Babalola of an undisclosed address was in court on the charge of rape. The prosecutor, ASP Samad Aliu, told the court that the accused allegedly had unlawful…

2019 presidency: Atiku reacts to claims of lack of funds for campaigns

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate for the 2019 elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has denied a Lagos based coalition, claiming to be supporting him. A coalition claiming to be Atiku’s Support Groups, in Lagos State had during the week, decried alleged lack of campaign materials for about 800 pro-Atiku groups in the state. But…

Tailor remanded for defiling seven-year-old girl in Lagos

An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court, in Lagos, has remanded a 21-year-old tailor, identified as Francis Adeniyi, who allegedly defiled a seven-year-old girl. Adeniyi, a resident of Ajiboye Street, Alapere, Lagos, is facing a two-count charge of indecent sexual assault and defiling a minor, NAN reports. The prosecutor, Insp. Lucky Ihiehie, told the court that the girl’s…

How Atiku justified my claim that current Buhari is Jubrin, real Buhari dead – Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has reacted as the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar described President Muhammadu Buhari as a fake Fulani man. Kanu said the remark by the PDP presidential candidate laid credence to his earlier claim that Buhari was Jubril of Sudan….

How APC ferried thugs from neighbouring States, FCT for Buhari’s rally in Plateau – PDP

The State Campaign Council, of the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Plateau State has accused the Governor Simon Lalong-led All Progressives Congress, APC in the state, of ferrying thugs from neighbouring States of Kaduna, Bauchi and Nasarawa as well as the Federal Capital Territory, saying the action led to the “intimidation and unruliness”…

Senate confirms Tukur as new financial intelligence Director

The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Modibbo Hamman Tukur as the Director of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU). President Muhammadu Buhari had nominated Tukur as the director of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit on January 7 in accordance with the provision of Section 5(1) of the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) Act 2018….

Transfer: Chelsea’s Hudson-Odoi in shocking move to Liverpool

Chelsea forward, Callum Hudson-Odoi will likely leave the club to join Liverpool after just three Premier League appearances for Maurizio Sarri’s side so far this season. Hudson-Odoi currently has less than 18 months left on his current deal with Chelsea. The England youngster has refused to commit himself to Sarri’s side due to concerns over…

Delta Safe speaks on military ‘planning to attack’ Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri

The Operation Delta Safe has dismissed rumour making the round that military gunboats and fighter aircraft were laying siege to Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State in preparation for an attack. Coordinator Joint Media Campaign Centre, Major Ibrahim Abdullahi, in a statement made available to newsmen electronically on Wednesday,…