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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 23

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 17

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 32

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 43

November 6, 2017 7:13 PM Gunmen kidnap mother of Labour party’s National Chairman

The mother of the National Chairman of the Labour Party, Dr. Mike Omotosho, has been abducted by four unknown gunmen. It was gathered that the 71-year-old woman, Mrs Elizabeth Omotosho, was kidnapped at her family house, at No 23, Lobalade Street, Tanke, Ilorin, Kwara State, between 7pm and 8pm on Sunday. The Kwara State Police Public Relations Officer 40

October 29, 2017 5:20 PM ‘Mike Tyson, names of trees, rivers were on INEC register in 2010’ – Jega

Former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Attahiru Jega, has disclosed that names of “trees, of rivers, and international figures like Mike Tyson and Queen Elizabeth II” were on INEC register when he assumed office. Jega said these fictitious names were his first major challenge on assumption of office. He made the disclosure 16

October 25, 2017 3:02 AM KWESÉ TV enters with flexible subscription, payment plans

NEW pay- television provider, Kwesé has formally announced its entry into the Nigerian market with flexible subscription plan and payment system. The subscription plans are 3, 7 and 30 days plans and flexible payment system of N990, N1,850 and N6, 275 respectively. The launch of Kwesé TV brings entertainment, international and African series and movies 19

October 21, 2017 1:50 AM Asaba: Ah, Ibrahim Taiwo! – Emeka Obasi

Something got into the head of the Major. At 29, Ibrahim Adetunji Taiwo,was far away from his Ogbomosho ancestral home doing battle for Nigeria against Biafra. As an officer of the Second Division, the obstacle before him and other fighters was how to cross the River Niger and capture Onitsha. Between October 2 and October 7 1967, men became beasts and committed 62

October 17, 2017 10:40 AM Court sentences 23-year-old for stealing 32-inch plasma TV in Ibadan

An Iyaganku Magistrate Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, has sentenced one Mathew Adeleke, 23, to three months imprisonment for stealing a 32-inch plasma television. Adeleke who was charged on a three-count-charge was arraigned in Court 12, presided over by Chief Magistrate O. O. Olatunji. After reading the counts to him, Adeleke, who pleaded 26

October 13, 2017 2:48 PM Benue Lawmaker; Four Others Remanded In Prison Over Alleged N107 Billion Fraud

Justice Joseph Aneke of a Federal High Court in Makurdi has ordered five persons indicted by the Justice Elizabeth Kpojime Commission of Inquiry, to be remanded in prison till Thursday, October 19, 2017. A lawmaker representing Logo Constituency in the Benue State House of Assembly, Kester Kyenge, Mr David Sev-Av, Mr Andrew Ayande, Mr Terfa Bosua and Mr Alex Ogaba 18