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A 57-year-old man, Adebayo Olowolayemo, was on Wednesday remanded in prison by an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defiling an eight-year-old girl. Olowolayemo was said to have lured the girl into his house. The police prosecutor, Inspector Johnson Okunade, told the court that the defendant committed the offence on September 14 in Ifaki-Ekiti, Ido/Osi […]

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has personally reacted to an allegation that he took N90billion from the Federal Inland Revenue Service to fund the 2019 general elections. The allegation was made by a former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Timi Frank. The VP said he would waive his constitutional immunity to pave […]

Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja is to rule later on Tuesday on the request to order the release of the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, from the custody of the Department of State Service. The judge stood down the case after hearing arguments from legal teams of Sowore […]

Six people died in Turkey after a military vehicle carrying migrants for deportation overturned near the Syrian border, officials said Tuesday. Another 27 people including two soldiers were injured in the crash in Reyhanli district, southern Turkey, the local governor’s office said in a statement. It said the “illegal” migrants were due to be deported […]

Lionel Messi beat Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo to win the FIFA best men’s player award. Messi scored more league goals than anyone else in Europe last season, with 36 goals as he helped his club side(Barcelona) to win another La Liga title. It is also the sixth time the 32-year-old has claimed the […]

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