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December 10, 2018 9:14 PM EFCC detains Doyin Okupe

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained Dotun Okupe, a former aide to immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan. This was made known by the Peoples Democratic party, PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan. According to him, it was the season of assault and harassment of PDP members. “It is a season of assault, harassment 36

December 4, 2018 5:30 PM Lawyers protest assault, detention of colleague in Anambra

Addressing journalists, the Chairman of Idemili Branch of Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, Barr. P. A. Asame, said that Arinze was assaulted and detained on the order of the Otuocha Police Area commander while he was calling for peaceful settlement of a case. He said, “A lawyer who came to do his work at Otuocha Area Command was assaulted and detained on the order 25

November 20, 2018 11:46 AM 26-year-old prophetess’ son remanded in prison for raping 9-year-old girl in Ondo

A 26-year-old man, Friday Akinlaja who was reported to have allegedly raped a nine-year-old girl (name withheld) in Akure, the Ondo state capital has been remanded at the Olokuta Medium Prison. Akinlaja, who is the son of a popular Prophetess of a Pentecostal Church in Akure, committed the offence in Oda area of the state capital. He was said to have been nabbed 34

October 30, 2018 9:16 AM Army vs Shiites: Why Jonathan is the last democrat to rule Nigeria – Fayose

The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has described former president Gooluck Jonathan as the last democrat to rule Nigeria. He stated this while condemning the alleged shooting of Shiite members by men of the Nigerian Army in Abuja. In a series of tweets, the former governor recalled how Jonathan’s convoy was stoned at Bauchi and nobody 28

October 21, 2018 7:51 PM Biafra: What Nnamdi Kanu said about 2019 elections, Trump, Fayose, his escape

Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has finally broken his silence, since he resurfaced in Jerusalem, Israel. In a broadcast on Sunday evening, Kanu vowed not to return to the Federal High Court in Abuja, where he was standing trial before he left the country. The FG had charged him with treason but Binta Nyako, a judge 27

October 10, 2018 3:08 PM Teenager arrested for raping minor

An Osun Magistrates’ Court in Ile-Ife on Wednesday remanded a 19-year-old boy, Alabi Princewill for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl. The Prosecutor, Sgt. Bassey Asukwo, told the court that the accused conspired with one Seye Akinyoade who recorded the incident on video. Asukwo stated that the accused forcefully had carnal knowledge of the minor without 26

September 19, 2018 12:31 PM Man remanded for allegedly raping 11-year-old girl in Lagos

A Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has remanded a 28-year-old man identified as Sunday Lazarus for allegedly defiling an 11-year-old daughter of his sister’s friend. The prosecutor, Sgt. Hafsat Ajibode, told the court that the accused who committed the offences in July at No. 34, Surulere St., Oworonsoki, Lagos, Is facing a two-count charge of sexual 27

September 7, 2018 1:30 PM 2019: Why Saraki, Kwankwaso, Tambuwal, others must team up to fight Buhari – Fani-Kayode

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, on Friday declared that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, needs all those who returned back into the party to fight President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019. Fani-Kayode said PDP also needs those loyal to the party to team up with those who just returned, ahead of 2019. He said this while urging PDP to learn 27

September 6, 2018 8:50 PM 28 youths land in court for burning police station in Osun

The Police in Osun on Thursday arraigned 28 persons before an Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court over their alleged involvement in burning down a police station in Iwo, Osun. The police arraigned Raheem Adewale, 26, Lateef Oluwafemi, 28, Ishola Jimoh,19, Kazeem Rafiu, 31, Kabiru Mudashiru, 35, Ajayi Michael, 18, Wasiu Suleiman, 40, Adeyemi Buhari, 25, Matthew 30

September 5, 2018 2:59 PM Edwin Clark: What Makarfi said about police raid on home of Niger Delta elder

Makarfi, a PDP Presidential aspirant described the raid by personnel of the Nigeria Police Force as an evidence that the country was turning into “abyss and police state.” In a statement issued by his spokesperson, Muktar Sirajo, on Wednesday, the former Kaduna State governor said the assault on Clark was callous. “It was clearly an attempt to intimidate 25