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April 24, 2017 1:15 PM Police arraign 7 persons for allegedly selling day-old baby

Lagos – Seven persons including six women were on Monday brought before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos for allegedly conspiring to sale a day-old baby. The accused are, Onyinyecgi Oseneye, 22; Prisca Okocha, 45; Glory Ehinmi, 35; Regina Anyanwu, 59; Chizoba Nwate, 35; Elizabeth Michael, 68; and Nike Nwatemole, 40. The seven were arraigned 16

April 23, 2017 11:52 PM French presidential election: Le Pen, Macron win first round to advance to runoff

French politics was shaken to its core Sunday as far-right populist Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron advanced to a runoff presidential election after the first round of voting. As it became clear that Le Pen would be one of the top two vote-getters, her rivals on the left and right urged voters to block her path to power in the May 7 runoff 21

April 23, 2017 9:15 PM Senator Adeleke’s Burial Date Shifted For Autopsy |

The burial of Sen. Isiaka Adeleke, which was earlier scheduled for 4:pm on Sunday, has been postponed. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Adeleke, a former civilian governor of Osun, died in the earlier hours of Sunday at Biket Hospital in Osogbo. Adeleke’s corpse, which was brought to his residence in Ede at 1:10 pm in preparation for the Islamic 14

April 23, 2017 1:22 AM EX-Milad Ewang to Buhari- If anyone is corrupt in your govt, let him go home

Captain Sam Ewang (retd) was, at different times, military administrator of Ogun and Rivers states. He vied to be Akwa Ibom State governor on the platform of the All Nigerian People’s Party, ANPP, before the merger of some opposition political parties that gave birth to the All Progressives Congress (APC). During the last general elections, he also aspired 18

April 23, 2017 1:22 AM Aso Rock since Friday March 10: How the President works behind the scene

This is a Reporter’s Diary of the activities of President Muhammadu Buhari since his return, Friday, March 10, 2017, from London on medical vacation. It is his sixth week since the return and the President has been so busy but mainly working behind the scene. You will be amazed that a 74-year-old soldier in retirement has not lost his agility. Also, disappointment 17

April 23, 2017 1:07 AM DSS Deploys Team To PenCom Over Alleged Plans To Alter Documents |

The Department of State Security (DSS) has sent some of its men to the headquarters of the National Pension Commission (PenCom) as part of a standby team, following alleged plans by some staff of the commission to tamper with documents containing sensitive information. A source in the DSS who confirmed the development to LEADERSHIP Sunday yesterday 14

April 21, 2017 4:56 PM Man U, Britain mourn victims of calabar viewing center tragedy

Manchester United FC of England(Man U) has sent condolences to the families of football fans who died while watching Thursday night’s UEFA Europa League match against Anderlecht. “Our thoughts go out to the Manchester United fans, their friends and families affected by the tragedy yesterday in Calabar, Nigeria,’’ the club wrote on its Twitter handle 14

April 21, 2017 10:29 AM Manchester United fans killed during Europa League clash

MANCHESTER United fans were killed after a power cable fell onto them as they watched the match last night – with seven confirmed dead. Officials fear the death toll could be far higher after the tragedy in Nigeria. Police confirmed seven are dead and 10 more were confirmed to be critically injured. They had been watching United’s 2-1 win over Belgians 15

April 21, 2017 6:36 AM High tension cable kills 30 football fans in Calabar

No fewer than 30 people lost their lives in Calabar, the Cross River State capital on Thursday night after a high tension cable fell on them at a football viewing centre. The football fans were said to have assembled at the centre to watch a UEFA Europa League quarter-final match when the incident happened. According to reports by Channels TV, the electricity 15

April 21, 2017 2:23 AM Eyewitness News — Islamic State claims Paris shooting, one policeman killed

PARIS – A French policeman was shot dead and two others were wounded in central Paris on Thursday night in an attack carried out days before presidential elections and quickly claimed by the Islamic State militant group. President Francois Hollande said he was convinced the “cowardly killing” on the Champs Elysees boulevard, in which the assailant was himself 23