The member representing Denge/Shuni State Constituency at the Sokoto State House of Assembly, Aminu Magaji Bodai, has been kidnapped. A close relation of the lawmaker said that he was kidnapped by hoodlums around 1:15am between Dange and Bodai town on Thursday. “I can confirm to you that my brother was kidnapped by yet-to-be-identified persons. “His […]

A 28-year-old ‘Suya’ seller, Olayemi, who allegedly assaulted three brothers, on Thursday, appeared in a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The police charged Olayemi, who resides in the Bariga area of Lagos with two counts of conspiracy and assault. The Prosecution Counsel, Sgt. Godwin Oriabure told the court that the defendant committed the offence in […]

Enugu State Police Command says it has re-arrested Gideon Balogun, a prisoner that escaped from the Nigerian Correctional Service in Enugu State in 2017. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Superintendent of Police Ebere Amaraizu, in a statement on Thursday said Balogun, who hailed from Edo State, was re-arrested on August 21, in Emene, an outskirt […]

Cristiano Ronaldo admitted on Wednesday his long-time rivalry with Lionel Messi has made him “a better player” and that he enjoys a “healthy” rivalry with the Argentine great. However, Portuguese star Ronaldo, whose influence at Real Madrid mirrored that of Messi at Barcelona before he left for Juventus, admitted that the pair have never socialised […]

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Uche Secondus, has advised its members seeking the party’s ticket to contest for the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections against relying on the party’s leaders for the ticket. He gave the advice on Tuesday in Abuja at the presentation of clearance certificates to the aspirants. “Go […]

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