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October 14, 2018 11:13 AM NAFDAC seals “Puer water” factory for producing without treatment, near toilet, drainage

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has shut down some facilities involved in illegal production of sachet water in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers State. NAFDAC’s officials also made some arrest before sealing off the facilities where it said sachet water was being produced in what it described as alarmingly 25

September 21, 2018 9:19 AM Rap mogul, Suge Knight to bag 28 years jail term

US rap mogul, Marion “Suge” Knight has pleaded no contest to a voluntary manslaughter charge over a hit-and-run accident in 2015. According to the BBC, the Death Row Records founder made the plea to avoid charges of murdering of one man and attempting to murder a second with his pick-up truck in Los Angeles. The incident happened after an argument over the making 25

September 20, 2018 7:09 PM 31-year-old vulcanizer bags 6-month jail term for stealing Church’s speaker in Ibadan

An Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital, on Thursday sentenced a 31-year-old vulcanizer, Mr. Sunday Dare to six months imprisonment for stealing horn speaker from a church in Ibadan. Dare, who lived at Oloya area, Apete, a surbub of Ibadan, was arraigned on a two-count charge of forcefully entering into a building and stealing 25

September 18, 2018 4:14 PM INEC can’t stop Dariye – APC speaks as imprisoned senator picks nomination form

Senator Joshua Dariye, who is currently serving a 14-year jail term for fraud while serving as Plateau governor, has picked the All Progressives Congress, APC, nomination form to contest in the 2019 election. Chindo Dafat, APC Publicity Secretary in Plateau, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Tuesday in Jos. Dafat said Dariye’s form was signed 22

August 23, 2018 6:15 AM Buhari under fire over Orji Kalu’s chieftaincy title in Daura

Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has called President Muhammadu Buhari a hypocrite for hailing former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu. Reno recalled that President Buhari on his return to Nigeria from London on Sunday, had vowed to jail looters. The former presidential aide wondered why Buhari should associate himself 37

August 19, 2018 6:48 PM Fani-Kayode attacks Buhari for threatening to jail looters, says President will ‘end like Pharaoh, Herod’

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation minister, on Sunday, lambasted President Muhammadu Buhari for declaring that he will jail more looters. He stressed that Buhari will end up like the biblical “Herod, Pharaoh and Sennacherub” because he allegedly carried out more corrupt practices than any other leader. Buhari had made the declaration upon his return 26

August 17, 2018 5:30 AM Messi sentenced for illegally owning gun

Matias Messi, brother of Barcelona star Lionel Messi, has been sentenced for illegally possessing a firearm. Messi received a 2 ½-year prison sentence on Thursday, but will not go to jail. La Capital Newspaper reports that he was instead ordered to perform community service. The decision was reached under a deal with investigating prosecutors. The weapon 21

August 16, 2018 4:31 PM Teacher baths neighbour with hot water in Lagos

A 41-year-old teacher, identified as Funmilayo Salami, has been arraigned before an Ikeja Chief Magistrate’ Court for allegedly bathing her neighbour with hot water. The prosecutor, Insp Abiola Adewale, told the court that the defendant, who lives at No. 6, Jinudu St., Agege, Lagos, poured hot water on one Maria Gilbert following an argument 28

August 14, 2018 7:09 AM Abia monarch cries out over invasion of community by kidnappers, armed-robbers

King Otuwa the 1st, the traditional ruler of Amaoba-Ime community in Ikwuano local government area of Abia state, has cried out over the rising cases of kidnapping and armed robbery in the community. The traditional ruler explained that the security situation in the community had taken a dangerous toll whereby students and workers residing in the area were being 21

August 7, 2018 12:33 PM Fake soldier bags jail term in Minna

A 48-year-old fake soldier, Hamza Ismaila, is to spend the next 90 days in jail, a Minna Magistrates’ Court ruled on Tuesday. The Police prosecutor, John Steven told the court that a team of policemen on surveillance duty at Minna-Suleja road arrested the accused on July 14. He said during investigation it was discovered that he was not a member of the Nigerian 19