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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 18

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 20

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 21

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 22

August 31, 2018 5:58 AM Buhari on rule of law: Withdraw statement, stop rewriting constitution – Edwin Clark

Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark has condemned a statement by President Muhammadu Buhari that his administration would continue to place national security and interests above the rule of law. Buhari made the comment at the opening ceremony of the Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Monday. Clark while speaking at the second 23

August 8, 2018 5:29 AM NASS: Senator Shehu Sani speaks on DSS siege

Senator Shehu Sani (APC/Kaduna Central), has described the siege on the National Assembly, as an “affront on democracy and an assault on freedom”. The siege, by officials of the Department of State Security (DSS), lasted several hours until the Director-General of the SSS, Lawal Daura, was sacked by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo. In his reaction, Senator 20

August 7, 2018 7:45 PM National Assembly siege a major breach – Falae blasts DSS

In a statement issued by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Alfa Mohammed, on Tuesday in Abuja, Falae said the action breached the nation’s constitution. According to the statement, the incident was an open breach of the nation’s 1999 constitution as amended, which enjoins separation of powers and independence of the legislature. “We are gradually 24

August 7, 2018 9:59 AM What we are doing to names, photos of those who blocked NASS Tuesday morning – Reno Omokri

In a series of tweets, Omokri said photographs would be gathered from the scene and the matter would be reported to the international community. He wrote: “To those attempting to overthrow democracy at the National Assembly, know we are taking down your names and photos. We are talking with the British and American ambassadors. Everyone involved in this anti-democratic 18

August 3, 2018 3:35 PM Domestic Violence: US Senator, Jeff Woodburn Arrested And Charged For Biting Woman

Jeff Woodburn has been arrested for domestic violence charges after he allegedly bit a woman on multiple occasions and forced his way into her locked home. The Democratic Senator and New Hampshire lawmaker was charged with simple assault, domestic violence and criminal mischief after the state attorney general’s office said he allegedly slapped a woman 28

August 1, 2018 1:22 PM Actress And Stand-Up Comedian, Tiffany Haddish Opens Up On Been Raped By A Police Cadet At 17

38-year-old stand-up comedian and actress, Tiffany Haddishhas has opened up about a sexual assault she experienced as a teenager by a police cadet on the latest issue of Glamour magazine. “That whole experience put me in such a messed-up place for a long time, and I ended up going to counselling,” an emotional Haddish told the magazine. Last year, Haddish 19