Monthly Archives: July 2017

I am alive – Awujale

The Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona, has dismissed as untrue rumours of his death, saying he is hale and hearty. Some blogs had on Monday reported the death of the Ogun State’s 83-year old monarch, who is spending … Continue reading

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Aluu 4: Police sergeant, 2 others sentenced to death

A Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has sentenced to death a Police Sergeant, Mr. Lucky Orji, David Chinasa Ogbada and Ikechukwu Louis Amadi, (aka Kapoon) for their active involvement in the murder of the four students of … Continue reading

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Wamakko condoles Zamfara govt over death of Tsafe emir

Sen. Aliyu Magtakarda Wamakko, representing Sokoto North Senatorial District in the National Assembly, on Monday, condoled the family, people and Government of Zamfara State over the recent death of the Emir of Tsafe, Alhaji Habibu Alliyu. This is contained in … Continue reading

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Malawi issues warrant of arrest for former president Banda

Malawi police on Monday issued an arrest warrant for former president Joyce Banda in connection with the country’s “Cashgate” corruption scandal, which involved large-scale looting of government coffers. “Malawi fiscal and fraud police have unearthed credible evidence which raises reasonable … Continue reading

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Police arrest 32 kidnappers on Abuja/Kaduna road

The Police headquarters Monday paraded 32 suspected kidnappers that operate on the Abuja/Kaduna, expressway. The suspects who were arrested in the villages of Jere, Katari and Rijanah of Kaduna State, north central Nigeria were paraded at the Divisional police headquarters, … Continue reading

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Enelamah elected Vice-Chair WTO Ministerial Conference

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr Okechukwu Enelamah, has been elected Vice-Chairperson (Africa) for the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference. The UN trade agency said Enelamah’s election alongside two others was decided at the meeting of … Continue reading

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Boko Haram can’t stop oil search – UNIMAID VC

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Maiduguri, Prof. Ibrahim Njodi, said despite the recent Boko Haram attack, the search for oil will continue in the Lake Chad basin. Njodi made the commitment pledge when a delegation of the Nigerian National … Continue reading

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