The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) has seized pirated works worth N600 million during its raid of seven warehouses in Awodi-Ora Estate of Apapa, Lagos state. According to Obi Ezeilo, the NCC South-west zonal manager, the raid was part of its ongoing war against piracy in the country. Ezeilo said the […]
The embattled Chocolate City President, Audu Maikori has been re-arrested barely 22 days after his first arrest on February 17, 2017 on charges relating to comments he made about the Southern Kaduna killings. Details of his re-arrest are sketchy but those close to him say he’s been whisked off to […]
Continuing from the ongoing court issue between the sacked Zenith bank staff Mr. Edobor John and his wife Ivie Angeka Edobor, the accused husband took to social media to express himself and tell his side of the story, we wonder whose side you would take after reading. He has just released […]
60% of Boko Haram members are not Nigerians- Chief of Army Staff says Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Yusuf Tukur Buratai, on Wednesday disclosed that going by the current activities of the Boko Haram insurgent group, 60 per cent of them are not Nigerians. Mr. Buratai, was speaking […]
The Kenyan police on Tuesday, November 15 set ablaze about 5, 250 illegal firearms consisting of both confiscated and surrendered arms that had been piled up for nearly one decade as a message to urge other citizens in the country with similar weapons to surrender them in time. The country’s […]
A verdict is expected this week as a man with HIV who claimed he had sex with 104 women and girls as part of an “initiation ritual” faces trial. Eric Aniva, a popular sex worker from Malawi who claimed he had sex with 104 women and girls as part of […]
The Federal High Court Kano presided over by Justice Fatu Riman, Wednesday, convicted and sentenced a senior lawyer, Yakubu Mohammed Na-Allah, to four years imprisonment without option of fine for offences of money laundering to the tune of N50 million.
This was made known by the Police Public Relations (PPRO), SP Adekunle Ajisebutu, in a statement made available to journalists in Ibadan.
Six persons were killed in an attack by suspected cattle rustlers in Kukoki community of Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. The council’s chairman, Mark Jagaba, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Minna that the attack lasted for about four hours.
There was confusion in the Ifo area of Ogun State after a bus driver, Akorede Ogunjobi, and his conductor, Kazeem Adelere, were attacked by an angry mob for allegedly abducting eight pupils of Oyes Faithful College, Ifo. The suspects would have been lynched, but for the intervention of policemen from […]