FG looters list: Jang asks Lai Mohammed to prove allegation

FG looters list: Jang asks Lai Mohammed to prove allegation

The immediate past Governor of Plateau State and Senator representing Plateau North Senatorial District, Jonah Jang, has denied claims by the nation’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed that mentioned him among the nation’s looters. Jang in a press statement made in Jos, said the claim that he got N12.5billion is “laughable on preliminary evaluation, and pathetic when considered on the scales of truth and reality”. The statement reads, “The list released by Minister…

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Private school teacher, driver arrested for allegedly defiling 8.year old girl

Private school teacher, driver arrested for allegedly defiling 8.year old girl

A Lagos private school driver and a music teacher were charged before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday for allegedly raping of an eight-year-old school girl. The bus driver, Ibrahim Umaru, 39, and music teacher, Wisdom Akpoaereme, 33, are standing trial on a two-count charge, bordering on sexual assault. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Peace Chukwudi, told the court that the accused committed the offences between September 2017 and March 16 and March 19, 2018 at Atlantic…

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Boko Haram: Buhari approves release of $1bn for security equipment

Boko Haram: Buhari approves release of $1bn for security equipment

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of $1bn for the procurement of security equipment to fight insurgency. The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of a meeting Buhari had with security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday. The President was also said to have asked the security chiefs to intensify efforts aimed at securing the release of Leah Sharibu, the Dapchi schoolgirl still being held…

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The Nigerian Army needs more medical personnel

The Nigerian Army needs more medical personnel

The Corp Commander, 68 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital, Maj-Gen. Ikechukwu Okeke, yesterday in Lagos said that the army needed more medical personnel for effective operational efficiency. Speaking at the inauguration of newly renovated Army Reference Hospital, Yaba, Lagos, Maj-Gen. Okeke said the army needed to recruit more medical personnel in view of widespread deployment of doctors across formations and units, especially in the North East. “I wish to humbly appeal to the Chief of Army Staff , Lt.-Gen….

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Osun Police prosecutor remanded in prison for aiding escape of accused persons 

Osun Police prosecutor remanded in prison for aiding escape of accused persons 

The Osun State Police Command has on Wednesday arraigned a 38-year-old police sergeant, Ajayi Sunday before Osogbo Magistrate’s court for allegedly aiding the escape of two accused persons from prison custody. The escaped accused persons: Kaseem Oladehinde and Idowu Hazzan Adedapo were standing trial in a case of assault to wit occassionaing harm, malicious damage and stealing. Sergeant Sunday, a police prosecutor at Magistrate’s courts in Osogbo, was docked before Magistrate A. O Ajanaku on a two…

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Ogun state: Pastor killed lover, cut off head and hands and buried her remains inside his church

Ogun state: Pastor killed lover, cut off head and hands and buried her remains inside his church

The Ogun state police command on Tuesday arrested a pastor who allegedly killed his female lover and buried her body inside his church. The brother of the deceased, 35 year old Raliat Sanni, had gone to the police to lodge a complaint after she left the house on March 21st and did not return. After much investigation by the police, it was discovered that her last contact was with the pastor. Parading the suspect at…

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2019: Ohanaeze splits as Nwodo’s loyalists attack youth congress

2019: Ohanaeze splits as Nwodo’s loyalists attack youth congress

The leadership of Ohanaeze Youth Wing in South South on Tuesday dismissed comments credited to Ohanaeze Youth Congress about President General of Ohanaeze, Chief Nnia Nwodo. OYC, had in a statement issued on Monday accused him of mortgaging the interest of Ndigbo. The OYC’s statement followed its meeting held in Enugu, where it passed a vote of no confidence on Nwodo, who they accused of sidelining other members of the Ohanaeze National Executive Council. Reacting, Chief Chinedu Arthur-Ugwa, Coordinator…

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three feared dead, many injured in Lagos road accident

three feared dead, many injured in Lagos road accident

Three persons were feared dead while many sustained injury on Wednesday morning as an overhead road sign fell on a fast moving commercial vehicle. The road sign fell on the vehicle after it was hit by a malfunctioning truck at Ilasa bus stop on Apapa-Oshodi Expressway on Wednesday morning. Police authority in Ilasah and Itire area told The Guardian that rescue work was still ongoing as at the time of enquiry. “Many persons were injured a d 3 persons…

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I need Cee-c to be my wife – Singer, Small Doctor

I need Cee-c to be my wife – Singer, Small Doctor

Nigerian popular singer, Small doctor has made known his intention to have a relationship with Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate, Cee-c. The singer wrote on his Twitter page that he was waiting for controversial housemate, Cee-c to return to Nigeria and propose marriage to her. According to him, he needed a drama queen in his life. He wrote “I’m just waiting for Cee-C to be back home. I just wanna wife her straight up. “I’m…

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I cried when i found out my mother is a lesbian – Jay Z

I cried when i found out my mother is a lesbian – Jay Z

American rapper, Jay Z, has admitted he cried when his mother, Gloria Carter, revealed to him that she was in love with another woman. According to him, he had previously known that his mother was gay, but they talked about it for the first time eight months ago while he was working on the album. Jay-Z said this in an interview with David Letterman on his new Netflix show ‘My Next Guest Needs No Introduction’….

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