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January 15, 2018 3:56 PM Court Remands Husband In Prison For Battering Wife

A 47-year old housewife, Olagunju Temitayo, has dragged her husband, Hammed Abiodun aged 45, before a Magistrate Court sitting in Osogbo, State of Osun capital, over alleged battering. Prosecutor, Fagboyinbo Abiodun told the court that the accused assaulted Temitope by beating her on 13th of January, 2018 around Dada Estate area in Osogbo where she sustained 15

January 11, 2018 10:04 AM Libya Returnees Reject N1000 Transport Fare Gift

Some Libya returnees on Wednesday in Benin rejected the N1,000 transport fares given to them by the Edo Government to take them to their homes. Recall that on Tuesday reports had revealed that the returnees protested the non-payment of stipend as transport fare to their homes within the state. The returnees said that they had expected something reasonable 19

January 10, 2018 6:10 AM Obasanjo finally shares prison experience

F​ormer president ​Olusegun Obasanjo has spoken of his experience in prison​. ​He ​made t​he revelation​ when he delivered a lecture at the AIG-Blavatnik school of ​he ​government, University of Oxford, UK​. ​His words: ​“​P​rison experience was a good school for leadership training and preparation for high political office. “It was an isolation, but meditative 17

January 8, 2018 9:19 AM NBS to release 179 reports on economy

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) is to release no fewer than 179 reports on different sectors of the economy this year. According to the 2018 tentative data release calendar posted on the bureau’s Website, the NBS is expected to release 40 data in the first quarter. According to the calendar analysed by NAN, the bureau will release data on consumer 13

January 3, 2018 3:21 PM Egypt: 10 jailed for up to 25 years for aiding illegal immigration

An Egyptian court on Wednesday sentenced 10 people to up to 25 years in prison for assisting illegal immigration through the country’s northern sea shores, the official MENA news agency reported. An Alexandria Criminal Court sentenced five of them to 25 years in prison, a female boat owner to three years and four sailors to six years. The court also seized 21

December 21, 2017 1:16 PM Biafra: Relocate your embassies to Jerusalem – Zionists tell African countries

The Biafra Zionists Federation, BZF, Thursday, backed the relocation of Israel’s capital from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. It urged all African countries to immediately move their embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem to avoid economic sanctions. This followed US President, Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a declaration that has sparked 28

December 19, 2017 11:53 AM 65 Media Workers Killed In The Line Of Duty In 2017- Report

At least 65 media workers around the world have been killed doing their jobs in 2017. This was revealed by Media freedom organisation, Reporters Without Borders on Tuesday. The organisation said that among the dead were 50 professional journalists, seven citizen journalists and eight other media workers. It said the five most dangerous countries were Syria 31

December 14, 2017 10:46 AM Man, 32, Lands In Prison For Stealing Infinix Phone In Osun

A 32-year old man, Saheed Ganiyu has been remanded in prison custody by a Magistrate Court in Osogbo, Osun State for allegedly stealing an Infinix phone worth N50,000. Prosecutor Fagboyinbo Abiodun told the court that the accused on the 12th of March, 2017 broke into the house of one Adebisi Olalekan and stole his infinix phone with the sum of N5,000. Abiodun 43

December 12, 2017 4:09 PM Man, 21, Remanded In Prison Over Alleged Armed Robbery — OsunDefender

A 21-year-old man, Awodeji Aderanti, has been remanded in an Ilesa prison custody over alleged armed robbery. Aderanti is facing a two-count charge bothering on armed robbery and theft. The prosecutor, Mustapha Tajudeen, told the court that the defendant committed the offense on March 14, 2016 at about 2:00 a.m. at Ido- Osun area, Osogbo. Tajudeen said the defendant 33

December 8, 2017 10:52 AM Man in prison for raping 11 year-old girl in Warri

The Magistrate Court (5) Sitting in Warri, Delta State has remanded a forty-year-old man, Joseph Obiajulu in prison custody for allegedly raping an eleven-year-old girl, Miss Chiamaka Chima, DAILY POST can report. The Court presided over by Magistrate Evelyn Ehwrudje adjourned the case to 31st of January 2018 for hearing. Joseph Obiajulu was alleged 25