Day: February 21, 2018

A 18-year-old girl, Barakat Ganiyu, has been arraigned in Lagos for receiving cartons of stolen exotic wines and a pot of pepper soup, valued at N440,000. The Prosecutor, lnsp. Uche Simeon, told an Ojo Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday that the accused committed the offence on Jan. 28, at 8.30 p.m. at Isashi area of Ojo, […]

Troops of 93 Battalion, 13 Brigade, Nigerian Army, on exercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) on Tuesday seized a pump action rifle displayed for sale in Taraba. According to a statement by Brig.-Gen Sani Usman, the Director of Army Public Relations, said the rifle was seized by the troops while on patrol at Bantaje ward in […]

North Korea will not be the only nation leaving the Pyeongchang Olympics without a medal, but they are one of the few minnows of winter sports to have earned rousing cheers wherever they go. When 25-year-old alpine skier Kim Ryon Hyang glided down the mountain in the women’s slalom to take last place, North Korean […]

The European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday appointed a woman for the first time as his Head of Cabinet. “The President appointed today Clara Alberola as his new Head of Cabinet with effect from March 1. “Mrs Alberola is the first woman and the first Spanish national in the history of the European Commission […]

The Northern Senators Forum has suspended Sen. Abdullahi Adamu as it chairman. Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, announced the leadership change at the close of plenary on Wednesday. Adamu was replaced with Senator Aliyu Wamakko. Details soon……… Source: NAN

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