An alleged online fraudster, who has been identified as Suzan Vega Ochuko, was arraigned before Justice P.I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court sitting today in Benin, Edo State,on a three count charge bordering on conspiracy and obtaining money by false pretence.
A rights group, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), on Friday descended heavily on Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State, threatening to resist his plan to demolish four mosques in the state.
At least two bodies were recovered outside a mosque in Maiduguri, Borno State, early Saturday, after two female suicide bombers attacked worshippers there, officials said.
Aftermath of US air strikes in Syria: Russia suspends agreement that prevents direct confrontation with American forces
On Thursday night/Friday morning, in response to Syrian government killing hundreds of civilians this week using chemicals, dozens of cruise missiles were fired from two American warships stationed in the Mediterranean Sea towards Shayrat airbase in the province of Homs,Syria, killing at least six of Bashar al-Assad’s troops and destroying planes, helicopters, ammunition stores and buildings.
The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Itse Sagay, has described this week’s string of court decisions against the corruption cases prosecuted by the Nigerian government as “worrying.”
The Federal Government said on Friday that it will demarcate 6,000km cattle routes across the country in 2017. The National Coordinator, Grazing Stock Routes, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mahmud Bello, said this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Mararaba Dajin, Tafawa Balewa Local Government Area of Bauchi State.
For most of us, sleep is a welcome friend at the end of a tough day. Our bedrooms are a place of heaven where we can slide between our comfortable sheets and finally put away the cares and stresses that beset us amid waking hours.
Anthony Ochai pictured above, a corps member serving in Sokoto state has died.
According to the state NYSC Coordinator, Musa Abubakar, Anthony who is from Benue state, died shortly after playing a match with his fellow corps members.
The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, sitting in Apo, Abuja, on Friday dismissed a N100 billion libel suit instituted by former Chief of Army Staff, Azubuike Ihejirika, against an Australian, Stephen Davies; Editor in chief of Arise News, Nduka Obaigbena; and his firm Leaders and Company ltd for lacking in merit.
Real Madrid star, James Rodriguez has called Zinedine Zidane a ‘motherf****r’ in an explosive rant with Real Madrid coach during Wednesday’s 4-2 win over Leganes.
Barcelona midfielder Rafinha has had surgery on his injured knee and will be out for the next four months. The Brazil international, 24, had to be replaced during last Sunday’s 4-1 La Liga win at Granada.
A Russian online cyber security firm, Kaspersky, Thursday, alleged that North Korean hackers are allegedly attacking banks in Nigeria and 17 other countries.
Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has said that Jesse Lingard is very important to the club. He said this while defending a new four-year contract handed to the 24-year-old which has attracted widespread criticism on social media.
The late rear admiral, Daniel Ikoli, the Fleet Commander, Western Naval Command, Lagos, who was found dead at his Apapa residence on April 5, did not kill himself, contrary to some reports.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday announced suspension of registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) for one day.