Thursday, 17 October 2019

#Sex-For-Grades: UNILAG Raises Task Force To Check Sexual Harassment

The University of Lagos has set up a task force to address issues of sexual harassment with a view to stemming the ugly tide. The university’s Principal Assistant Registrar for Communication, Mrs Taiwo Oloyede, said in a statement that the move“is in continuation of the institution’s unrelenting campaign against the menace of sexual harassment and other forms of inappropriate behaviours.

WTF! Checkout This Banner Found At Wesley Guild Hospital, Osun State

This is serious!

University Of Ibadan Sets Up Panel To Expose Randy Lecturers

UI randy lecturers
The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Prof. Idowu Olayinka, on Wednesday posted on his verified Facebook account that a committee had been set up to expose any sexual misconduct in the institution, Punch Metro reports. Olayinka said the move was aimed at guarding against any untoward sexual behaviour in UI.

I Thought I Killed A Goat - Man Who Murdered His Wife Tells Court

One Oluwatubosun Dahunsi, who is standing trial before an Akure Chief Magistrates’ Court, has said he didn’t know what came over him when he killed his wife, Oluwafunmilayo. Oluwatubosun was arrested by the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly killing his wife at Ita-Ipele in the Owo Local Government Area of the state on October 6, 2019.

Nnamdi Kanu Blasts Buhari Govt, Customs Boss Over Closure Of Nigeria's Borders

Nnamdi Kanu
Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has berated the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Hameed Ali over the closure of the country’s border. The customs boss had explained that the country’s borders were closed to checkmate three issues, including importation of arms and ammunition, smuggling and human trafficking.

Court Convicts Man For Impersonating EFCC Operatives (Photo)

EFCC impersonator nabbed 
Justice I. O. Musa of the FCT High Court sitting in Abuja has sentenced one Akeem Oluwafemi Akanni, who was prosecuted by the EFCC to one month imprisonment. Akeem met his waterloo when he falsely presented himself as an officer of the EFCC to Abdullahi Idris, a staff of NNPC Kaduna.

Oh No! Mother And Child Burn To Death In Onitsha Tanker Fire Explosion (Graphic Photo)

mother and child burnt
According to Sun News, a mother and child were burnt to death on Wednesday in a fuel tanker disaster in Onitsha, Anambra State as tears flow over the tragedy. The fuel tanker carrying Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) was on fire at Upper Iweka, Onitsha.

Months After NAFDAC Ban, Traders Continue Sale Of Sniper Insecticide

File photo: Sniper insecticide
Nearly two months after the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control announced the ban on sale of Sniper and other brands of agricultural formulations of Dichlorvos in open markets, major markets in Abuja have yet to comply, The PUNCH reports.

Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Heartbreaking Tale Of Two Mothers Of Triplets Who Survive By Begging For Alms In Benin

The Oba Ovoramwen Square, popularly known as Ring Road, is strategically located at the heart of Benin City, the Edo State capital.  One of its significant traits is that those travelling to the east, north, west and southern part of the country can pass through the Ring Road to their various destinations.

NYSC Member Lands In Jail For Engaging In 'Yahoo Yahoo' Acts (Photo)

The Enugu zonal office of EFCC has secured the conviction of Samuel Orie alias SCOTT GIBB, a serving National Youth Service Corps member before Justice I.N Buba of the Federal High Court, Enugu on one count of impersonation and obtaining by false pretence to the tune of $150.

Sad Story Of A Man Who Has Been In DSS Detention Since 2013 Without Trial

The horrifying story of how a Nigerian citizen, Mr. Abdullahi Ahmadu, has been in the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) since 2013 without access to the court or family members has been exposed.

PRNigeria was informed by sources that Ahmadu has been in the detention of the State Secret Service for all these years without trial, access to family and friends as well as adequate medical attention.

There Is No Hunger In Nigeria, Says Minister Of Agriculture

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Muhammad Sabo Nanono on Monday said Nigeria is producing enough to feed itself, contrary to the narrative in some quarters that there is hunger in the land.

Nanono said this at a news conference in Abuja as part of the activities to mark the 2019 World Food Day being celebrated internationally on Oct. 16.

Tanker Driver On The Run After Crushing Engineer (Photo)

The Oyo State Police Command has launched a manhunt for a water tanker driver, Taofeek Oyeweso, who has gone into hiding after he allegedly crushed an engineer, Afees Tijani, while on the way to deliver water to a company in the state.

'We Fell In Love And Got Married In 3 Weeks' - Ned Nwoko Speaks On His Love Story With Regina Daniel (Video)

Ned Nwoko and Regina Daniels
Ned Nwoko and Regina Daniels had a chat with OAP, Daddy Freeze in Dubai where they spoke about their marriage. In the interview, 58-year-old Nwoko dismissed claims that he met Regina through her mother, Rita. According to him, he met Regina, they fell in love and within three weeks, they were married

SAD! Body Of Man Preparing For His Wedding Found After Weekend Rain Fall In Lagos

The body of a middle-aged gas retailer, identified as Kingsley Ejike, has been discovered along the flood plain in Magodo, Lagos State. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the torrential rain that started on Friday till the late hours of Saturday has submerged some houses and cut off some roads within the community on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway.

94-Year-Old Man With More Than 100 Children Picks 4 New Wives (Photos)

A 94-year-old Ugandan man with more than 100 children has decided to add four more wives to the list of his over 19 spouses. Nulu Ssemakula from Ruyonza, one of the most polygamous villages in Uganda, said the move was in line with his desire to have a big family, which he claims translates to wealth.

Monday, 14 October 2019

Woman Arraigned In Court For Allegedly Escaping From Police Custody

A 19-year-old woman, Precious, on Monday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly escaping from lawful custody. Precious, who lives at Ikeja, Lagos, is being tried for breach of peace and escape from lawful custody.

Randy Landlord Abandons His Family After Raping Two Sisters in Abuja

sisters raped by landlord 
Angwa Rimi, a slum settlement at Mpapa area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), is a mixture of all tribes clearly living below poverty line. Among the dwellers is Hosea Lazarus, a security guard, living with his two daughters (Favour 13, Dorcas 10) and nine-year-old son even before he lost his wife in 2013. Although Lazarus, has managed to provide for them within his less than minimum wage salary, the peaceful and contented life they enjoyed was punctured in December 2017, when he found out that his landlord, Eddie (not real name), (Anthony Ossai) had separately raped his teenage daughters.

Man Disgraced After He Was Caught Trying To Sleep With His Best Friend's Wife In Anambra (Photos)

The man being held from running away
A man has been caught trying to sleep with his friend's wife. The man who was simply identified as Aboy, was given the humiliation o his life after he was caught in the act. Local reports show that the incident happened in Anambra state.

Tragedy As Flood Sweeps 11-Year-Old Boy And His Rescuer To Death In Lagos

Tragedy struck residents of Aboru and Iyana-Ipaja in Alimosho area of Lagos on Saturday as flood swept away an 11-year-old boy and his rescuer, one Wasiu into a canal linking Aburo and Iyana-Ipaja on Ige Road.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent, who visited the scene of the accident observed huge crowd wearing long faces due to the unfortunate incident that occurred following the overflow of the canal.