PASTOR DIES IN ILORIN AFTER EARLY MORNING DOWN POUR

Sola Muyideen Tragedy struck in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital on Tuesday, when an early morning down pour that lasted for about seven hours claimed the life of a pastor…

LG DOLES OUT CAR LOANS TO STAFF IN OYO

The Caretaker Chairman of Iseyin Local Government Area, Oyo State, Alhaji Yusuff Saheed, on Monday distributed car loan to 55 staff of the council. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

CIVIL DEFENCE OFFICER STABS FEMALE SCHOOL TEACHER TO DEATH

A member of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Assistant Inspector Lasisi Kabir Iyanda, has been arrested and detained in police custody over the brutal murder on June…

SUNDAY RAIN CAUSES HAVOC IN EDO COMMUNITY

Agene AKHERE Suddenly, like in a motion picture, a swirling flood occasioned by an early morning rain which did not subside till the evening of Sunday, July 13th swept off…

SIX KILLED IN OSUN BANK ROBBERY

By Ismail Balogun   No fewer than six persons were killed by armed robbers who robbed a branch of Wema Bank Plc at Modakeke, headquarters of Ife East Area Office…

COURT DOCKS MAN, 27, FOR HAVING ANAL SEX WITH MAN

Agene AKHERE An Oredo Magistrates’ Court sitting in Benin City the Edo State capital has remanded one Saturday Aigbedion, 27, for an alleged unlawful carnal knowledge through the anus of…

KWARA STUDENTS BACK AHMED

Kwara State students under the auspices of the National Association of Kwara State Students (NAKSS) have endorsed the educational and developmental programmes and policies of Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed. The students,…

NIGERIEN REGAINS FREEDOM AFTER FIVE YEARS IN BENIN PRISON

Agene AKHERE A Nigerien, Sanni, who spent five years and six months in prison custody, charged with unlawful kidnap of his neighbour’s son, was one of the many inmates who…

ANTI-BULLETS CHARM FAILS, KILLS MAN IN BENIN

Agene AKHERE Pandemonium broke out in Benin City, the Edo State Capital when a middle age man simply identified as Black Arrow was said to have been shot dead by…

KWARA MAGISTRATES SUSPEND PROPOSED WARNING STRIKE

The Magistrates Association of Nigeria, Kwara State chapter has suspended the proposed three-day warning strike earlier scheduled to commence on Wednesday, July 2nd 2014. According to a statement issued in…