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April 18, 2018 4:26 AM Obiano’s wife lifts widow with houseThe Sun News

was another emotional event last week when the wife of Anambra State Governor, Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano handed over a three bedroom bungalow constructed by her Non-Governmental Organization, the Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFÉ) for a widow in Uruana village Nibo, Awka South local government area, Mrs. Elizabeth Okonkwo. Mrs. Okonkwo’s three 21

April 9, 2018 11:30 AM Commonwealth Games: Five Nigerians Reach Athletics Finals

Seye Ogunlewe and Enoch Adegoke on Sunday have both qualified for the final of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games men’s 100m. In the women category, the country’s representatives Jennifer Madu, Isoken Igbinosun and Joy Udo-Gabriel lost in the semi-finals. Udo-Gabriel was the closest of the women to qualifying after finishing fourth in her semi-final 28

April 6, 2018 11:10 AM Commonwealth Games: Nigeria’s Agboegbulem Outclasses Tonga’s Huni, Reaches Q/Finals

Nigeria’s Milicent Agboegbulem produced a classy performace as she saw off Tonga’s Salote Huni in a round of 16 bout in the women’s middleweight boxing category (75kg) at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games on Friday. It was an inspiring win for both the Nigerian men and women boxing teams following the ousters of Adeola Soyoye (men’s lightweight) and Osita 26

March 6, 2018 3:35 PM Businessman docked for allegedly duping clients of N85 million

The Police in Abuja on Tuesday arraigned a 34-year-old businessman, Attahiru Mohammed, in a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court, for alleged conspiracy, forgery and unlawful reselling of land. The defendant of Bwari area, FCT, Abuja, is facing a five- count charge of criminal conspiracy, misappropriation, forgery, theft and breach of trust. The prosecutor 26

February 19, 2018 12:43 AM Isuzu Motors launches operations in S/Africa

Motors has officially launched its business operations in South Africa, announcing a plan to implement measures aimed at increasing domestic market share and growing exports to Sub-Sahara Africa markets, including Nigeria. This follows the announcement last year that it would purchase the light commercial vehicle operations in Port Elizabeth, as well as the balance 24

February 7, 2018 10:57 AM Queen Elizabeth II Recognizes Lagos Based Anti-Rape Campaigner

Lagos based anti-rape campaigner, Itoro Eze-Anaba, has been honoured by Queen Elizabeth II of England. According to a statement signed by Joe Abuku, a spokesperson for the U.K. High Commission in Abuja, Itoro who is also the founder of Mirabel Centre was honoured with Fourth Commonwealth Point of Light award for her role in helping victims of sexual 24

January 12, 2018 1:51 PM Man loses 11 year-old marriage for impregnating another woman

An Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Friday dissolved an 11-year-old marriage between Elizabeth Shofunde and her husband, Babatunde, who impregnated another woman. The President of the court, Mr Akin Akinniyi, in his judgment, said it appeared that the estranged couple were tired of the marriage as all efforts to reconcile them had failed. “Since both parties 27

January 2, 2018 10:11 AM Ndoma-Egba family matriarch dies at 91

The matriarch of what might be one of the most prominent families in Cross River State, Elder (Mrs.) Adeline Ndoma-Egba, has died leaving what some say is a void in the community’s charitable activities. Adeline Ndoma-Egba (nee Wilson) died in the morning of December 30, 2017 at the age of 91. The widow of Hon. Justice Emmanuel Takon Ndoma-Egba passed 21

December 15, 2017 8:34 PM Council Boss Promises More Developmental Projects

The Caretaker Management Committee, Ife North West Local Council Development Area, Edunabon, State of Osun, has assured the people of the council of more laudable projects during his tenure in office. Executive Secretary of the council, Ademola Olabisi made the assurance during his tour of different projects embarked on by his administration, particularly 36

November 9, 2017 1:11 PM Kidnappers of Elizabeth Omotosho allegedly demand N100m ransom

The abductors of Mrs Elibeth Omotosho, mother of the National Chairman of the Labour Party, Dr Mike Omotosho, has demanded a ransom of N100 million for her release. The kidnappers on Wednesday contacted the family member and demanded N100m ransom, PUNCH reports. The State Police Public Relation Officer, Mr Akayi Okasanmi, however, said he was unaware 48