Court remands 20-year-old over rape of mentally deranged

A Makurdi Magistrates’ Court on Friday ordered the remand of a 20-year-old man, Tersoo Ugoo, who allegedly raped a 20-year-old mentally deranged woman. The prosecutor, Insp. Terzungwe Kajo, told the…

Ondo Promises to Tackle Unemployment Through Sustainable Agriculture

Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State has pledged to tackle unemployment through sustainable agriculture that will boost food production. Mimiko said this on Friday at a seminar organised by Agricultural…

Lawyer, 38, docked for killing man’s fowl, breaking 19 eggs

A 38-year-old lawyer, Hajiya Hamamatu Manu, was on Friday charged in a Gudu Upper Area Court in the FCT, Abuja, for allegedly killing a man’s fowl and breaking 19 of…

Oyo Govt to Enforce Law on Street Trading

Sets up committee on Molete fire disaster By Adeola Oladele, Ibadan Consequent upon the fuel tanker fire that roasted scores of people, including many roadside traders, and the loss of…

Kwara: Traditional Rulers Endorse Ahmed

Traditional rulers from Kwara North Senatorial zone have endorsed the State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed over his various people oriented developmental programnes, especially in their zone, with a pledge to…

Ogun Homeowners’ Charter: Man Arraigned for Fraudulently Obtaining Money

The Ogun State Police Command has arraigned a suspect, Mr Oluwatoyin Omotosho over allegations of fraudulently collecting money from residents under the state government’s Homeowners’ Charter Programme. The accused was…

Kwara State Government to Hand over Schools to Proprietors

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed, has restated the readiness of his government to hand over grant-aided schools to proprietors who express the desire to wholly run the schools just…

Akala Commiserates With Victims of Molete Fire Inferno

By Adeola Oladele, Ibadan Former Oyo State Governor Adebayo Alao-Akala has commiserated with the victims of the recent fire inferno that occurred at the Molete round-about in Ibadan. The former…

Day Mrs Ajimobi Feted Widows

By Adeola Oladele, Ibadan The wife of Oyo State Governor, Mrs Florence Ajimobi under her ‘Ajumose Widowhood Initiative Programme’ has distributed cash gifts and other valuable items worth millions of…

Police arrest Cleric with human skull in Modakeke

Tunde Oyekola A crowd at Ade-Owo area in Modakeke, Osun State in the early hours of Thursday accompanied a 35-year-old cleric who was caught with a human skull in his…