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March 22, 2018 10:03 AM FG saves N68b on cost, brings 511 MDAs under IPPIS

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Wednesday, disclosed that the Federal Government has saved N68 billion on personnel cost in 2017, bringing the aggregate savings in that regard to N288 billion. Adeosun made this disclosure during her presentation of “Status Update on the Implementation of Federal Executive Council (FEC) Approved Projects” at the Council’s 19

March 22, 2018 6:42 AM Cross River court sentences ex-NNPC staff to death by hanging

A retired Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, worker, in Cross River, Godwin Elewana, was yesterday sentenced to death by hanging by the state High Court sitting in Calabar. Elewana was found guilty of the murder of a 22-year-old pupil, Douglas Ojugbo, on March 10, 2015 over suspicion that the victim was having an affair with his daughter 19

March 21, 2018 2:34 PM Fake Emir of Kano lands in prison

A Kano Senior Magistrates’ Court in Kano has remanded a 20-year-old student, Sultan Bello, in prison custody for impersonating the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II. The accused, a resident of at Ja’oji New Court Road Quarters, Kano, is facing a three-count charge of impersonation, cheating and defamation of character. The Senior Magistrate, Hassan 15

March 21, 2018 1:21 AM Most wanted armed robber, Awolowo, arrested

Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) has arrested most wanted armed robber, 31-year-old Fashola, aka Awolowo, who has been on the wanted list of the police for a while. Awolowo has been wanted for offences of house-to-house robbery and road attacks in Lagos and neighbouring states. He was declared wanted after he was released 18

March 20, 2018 9:31 PM Police arrest Fashola for robbery

The Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), has arrested an alleged most wanted criminal, Usman Fashola, famously known as Awolowo. Fashola, 31, reportedly formed a dangerous gang while in prison custody. He was said to be responsible for several armed robbery incidents in Lagos and neighbouring states. He was paraded on Tuesday 18

March 16, 2018 2:22 PM How man raped 3-year-old girl to death in Katsina

A 50-year-old man, identified as Sani has landed in prison custody for raping his neighbour’s three year-old-daughter to death in Katsina State. The incident happened in Funtua Local Government Area of the state when Sani allegedly lured the child to a nearby uncompleted building. He was said to have closed her mouth and raped her till she gave up the ghost 20

March 15, 2018 12:29 PM YouTube prankster bags jail term for killing boyfriend in failed stunt

Judge Jeffrey Remick, of Minnesota state in the United States of America, yesterday sentenced a YouTube prankster, Monalisa Perez, to six months in prison for shooting her boyfriend in a botched video stunt they hoped would go viral. Perez, a 20-year-old mother of two children, believed her boyfriend Pedro Ruiz would be shielded by a thick book as she shot him at a close 21

March 13, 2018 6:14 AM Man rapes girl after luring her with N10 biscuit

Chief Magistrate N. A. J. Ogunbona of the Ibadan Magistrate’s Court, Iyaganku- Ibadan, Oyo State capital, Monday, berated rapists in the country. She made the condemnation while ruling in a defilement case brought before her against a 52-year-old man, Mr. Gabriel Olaniyan. Arraigned on a one-count charge of having carnal knowledge of the minor, he told the court 17

March 11, 2018 6:23 PM Police Arraigns Ghanian, Security Man Over Allege Shop Breaking

The Osun state police on Monday, March 5, 2018 arraigned a Ghanaian and security man over shop breaking. Joseph, the Ghanian man is facing four-count charge while the security man Ola-Ojo Kole is facing two-count charge. According to the charge sheet, the accused persons, on February 3, at about 12:00 midnight at Prime area, Osogbo, conspired together 18

March 5, 2018 6:32 PM Benue court denies six Fulani herdsmen bail

A Makurdi Chief Magistrate Court, on Monday, denied granting bail application to six Fulani herdsmen who were arrested over the New Year attack in Guma and Logo local government areas of Benue State. Recall that the six accused persons, Ibrahim Saleh, Jibrin Adamu, Magaji Yau, Ibrahim Abubakar, Useni Bala, Sabin Yau, who were first arraigned on Friday 32