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Dowen college: Sylvester to be buried after justice is served – Father

Dowen college: Sylvester to be buried after justice is served – Father

Sylvester Oromoni Snr, the father of a Junior Secondary School two pupil of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, has vowed not to bury his son until justice is served. This is just as the family marked the deceased’s 12th birthday posthumously on Saturday during which a cake designed as airplane and pilot uniform...

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We’ve paid over N34bn as pension accrued rights – Sanwo-Olu

We’ve paid over N34bn as pension accrued rights – Sanwo-Olu

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State said that the state government paid over N34bn as pension accrued rights under his administration. Sanwo-Olu said this on Saturday at the Lagos State Pension Commission’s 90th batch mega bond presentation for retirees, News Agency of Nigeria stated. The governor, represented by the Commissioner For Establishment, Training and Pension,...

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Air Peace announces flights into Anambra Airport

Air Peace announces flights into Anambra Airport

The Nigerian airline, Air Peace, has stated that it would commence scheduled flights operations into the Anambra International Cargo and Passenger Airport on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. The airline’s decision to commence flight operations into the airport followed the recent approval of the airport by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority. This development was disclosed by...

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Photos from burial ceremony of Itunu Babalola

Photos from burial ceremony of Itunu Babalola

Photos from the burial ceremony of 21-year-old Nigerian lady, Itunu Babalola has been shared online.  Itunu Babalola is the Nigerian businesswoman who was jailed in Ivory Coast after her house was burgled. She had reported the theft to the police and a suspect was caught. However, a police officer in Ivory Coast, who is related to the suspect...

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Youths kill man found with ‘mkpuru mmiri’ in Imo

Youths kill man found with ‘mkpuru mmiri’ in Imo

An angry mob has reportedly beaten a 27-year-old man identified as Darlington Ugboaja after a local drug, Methamphetamine, popularly known as Mkpuru mmiri, was found on him. The man was beaten to death at Anara market in Imo state, causing panic and pushing traders into locking their stores out of fear of a reprisal attack from the victim’s...

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Photo NEWS: from the posthumous birthday celebration of Sylvester Orimoni

Photo NEWS: from the posthumous birthday celebration of Sylvester Orimoni

Friends and family members of late Dowen College student, Sylvester Oromoni, who died in controversial circumstances last Tuesday, organized a posthumous birthday celebration for him in Warri, Delta state today December 4. Sylvester who was allegedly tortured to death by his school mates would have turned 12 today, if he were alive. See more photos...

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Two brothers arrested for allegedly defiling nine-year-old girl in Enugu

Two brothers arrested for allegedly defiling nine-year-old girl in Enugu

The Enugu state police command has arrested two biological brothers identified as Chima and Michael Nnamani for their alleged involvement in the serial raping of a nine-year-old girl in Akpawfu community in Nkanu East Local Government Area of Enugu State. Confirming the incident, the spokesperson of the state police command, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, said  “The case-file and suspects...

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Housemaid allegedly strangles ex-Edo state governor Lucky Igbinedion’s mum to death

Housemaid allegedly strangles ex-Edo state governor Lucky Igbinedion’s mum to death

Former Edo state governor, Lucky Igbinedion is currently bereaved as he lost his mum, Madam Oredola Igbinedion, on December 2. According to reports, the 85-year-old woman was allegedly strangled by her housemaid, at her residence in Ugbor, GRA, Benin-City, the State capital. It was further learnt that the maid who hailed from Cross River state, ransacked the...

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Don’t award doctorate like chieftaincy titles, Wike cautions varsities

Don’t award doctorate like chieftaincy titles, Wike cautions varsities

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has cautioned state varsities to stop indiscriminate conferment of doctoral degrees on all manner of questionable candidates and people of material influence. He stated this during the 33rd Convocation of the Rivers State University, Port Harcourt, on Saturday. This is as he honoured a student living with disability, James...

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Saraki backs Lagos4Lagos as group dumps APC for PDP

Saraki backs Lagos4Lagos as group dumps APC for PDP

A former President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has expressed his support for the Lagos4Lagos movement, a major block within the All Progressive Congress, to join the Peoples Democratic Party. Saraki spoke on Saturday after he was received by the Lead Visioner of Lagos4Lagos, Olajide Adediran, 20 local government and 245 ward chairmen of...