Police Apprehends 18 Suspects Connected To Ibadan Mayhem

Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abiodun Odude on Thursday said 18 suspects are now in police net in connection with theTuesday and Wednesday mayhem between rival groups in some parts of Ibadan. CP Odude dropped this hint while speaking during his visit to the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I, on […]

Zimbabwe leader meets opposition but rules out sharing power

Zimbabwe’s new president on Friday visited the country’s main opposition leader who is battling cancer, but immediately ruled out sharing power. President Emmerson Mnangagwa, accompanied by a former military leader who recently was appointed vice president, met with former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai at his home. It was a symbolic gesture by Mnangagwa, whose party […]

Benue killing: Six Fulani herdsmen arraigned in court

The Benue State Police has arraigned six Fulani herdsmen allegedly involved in the killing of 19 farmers in Akor village of Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. The suspects were arraigned at a Chief Magistrate Court 1 sitting in Makurdi the state capital, before the Chief Magistrate, Isaac Ajim, Channels TV reports. The incident […]

Reflections on the restructuring debate

Of recent, re-structuring has become the catchword in Nigeria’s landscape with key political leaders and socio- political groups pushing forward certain ideas and views. ‘What exactly is the idea of re-structuring?’ and ‘Is a restructured Nigeria feasible?’ The answer is simply yes, provided it favours a peaceful, safe, prosperous, virile, united, and indivisible Nigeria that […]

LASU sets January 15 as deadline for admission screening

Management of the Lagos State University (LASU) on Thursday, said that students offered provisional admission for the 2017/2018 session, should finish their screening by January 15 or forfeit admission. Mr. Adekoya Martins, the spokesman of the university, stated this in an interview with NAN. The screening of new students had started on January 2. LASU […]

NCC speaks on sale of 9mobile as 5 firms jostle

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has stated that there would be no shift in the date fixed for sale of 9mobile. It insisted that the transaction and hand over to its new owner must be concluded on January 16. NCC Executive Commissioner, Stakeholders Management, said this in a chat with Thisday. Barclays Africa, the financial adviser […]