A jobless 39-year-old man, Tayo Ogunleye, has been arrested by the Oyo State Police Command for allegedly defrauding job seekers by claiming to be the marketing manager of Shoprite, a retail store on Ring Road, Ibadan. The state Commissioner of Police,...
A mystery snake is said to have sneaked into the accounts office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, in Makurdi, the Benue State capital and made away with N36 million cash. Before now, JAMB candidates purchased scratch cards...
The federal government has filed a two-count charge against the Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, for allegedly giving false information to the police in relation to a claim he made April 17 of an...
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said he lacked the constitutional powers to establish cattle colonies. The President maintained that the Land Use Act of 1978 did not empower him to establish cattle colonies across Nigeria. Buhari, who was represented by his...
An Ikeja Special Offences Court has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Mr Innocent Chukwuma, alias Innoson, the Chairman of Innoson Motors Nigeria Ltd. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Justice Mojisola Dada issued the bench warrant following the...
Ex Super Eagles Star and Football Legend, Kanu Nwankwo has called on the general public to come to his aid to persuade AMCON to respect Court orders and release his properties. In a statement by the ex-international footballer, he said it is...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to reopen the corruption cases of about 14 former governors and other top government officials, LEADERSHIP Weekend can report. It was gathered that the sums of money in the corruption cases...
A Rwandan pastor, Nicolas Niyibikora, is currently facing attacks for saying that ‘women are out of God’s favour’ during a radio broadcast. He added that it was impossible to find anything good in any woman. Women’s rights group, Pro-Femmes Twese Hamwe, complained...
ASSISTANT Inspector-General of Police, AIG, in charge of Zone 5, Mr Rasheed Akintunde, has said that about 80 per cent of policemen in the country are busy providing personal security to politicians and other prominent people in the country,...
An Abia State High Court sitting in Isiukwuato has ordered the restoration of the bachelors degree obtained by Chief Orji Uzor Kalu from the Abia State University. Kalu, who started his degree programme at the University of Maiduguri had transferred...