‘10,000 Nigerian girls forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso’

The Nigerian Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Ramatu Ahmed, says no fewer than 10,000 Nigerian girls are forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso. Ahmed disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Ouagadougou on Monday. She said the victims of the sex-trade were mainly underage girls kept in appalling conditions in Ouagadougou […]

Audi family: The quintessential Waziris of Minna

It was the late Hassan Lemu, private secretary to the Premier of Northern Region Alhaji Ahmadu Bello, who described the late Waziri of Minna, Alhaji Umaru Balarabe Audi, as a quintessential and incorruptible civil servant in an interview with this reporter in January 2015. The Waziri had died about 13 years earlier while Lemu died […]

Rape case: Group threatens to name pastors sponsoring Fatoyinbo’s ordeal

By Emmanuel Afonne A human right and social justice organisation, Social Justice League (SJL) has threatened to publish the names of “big Pastors” alleged to be behind the ordeal of Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, Senior Pastor, Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA). The group made the threat on Friday in a statement jointly signed by the Director […]

Prominent Women in KinNupe… Mrs. Serah Nnadzwa Jibril

Mrs. Serah Jibril in recent years has become a household name in KinNupe in view of her sterling contributions to the development of KinNupe but most importantly, her role in advancing the rights of the womenfolk; not only KinNupe but across the country. She is one of the first women in Nigeria to venture into […]

Mother of 8 loses marriage for denying husband sex

A housewife and mother of eight, Mrs Halimatu Salami, has lost her 40-year-old marriage to starving her husband of sex. An Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Thursday, granted the husband, Mr Ganiyu Salami, his request for dissolution of the marriage. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the plaintiff, an Islamic cleric, had […]

SAMUN MAIKISHIN AL’UMAR GARINSA KAMAR, COL. SANI BELLO…

Daga:Nasir attahiru Samun Maikishin kontagora irin col. Sani Bello yanada wuya saboda a kowani lokaci cigaban kontagora da kewayanta ke gabanshi. Taimako al’umar yankisa ta hanyeyi da dama ya aiwatar a yankin masarautar kontagora, tahanyar taba rayuwar marasa karfi. Misali: wannan cikin ayyukan da ya taimaka a school of nursing dake cikin garin kontagora kenan […]

Oro worshippers, Christians, Muslims agree on time for festivals in Ogun

Residents of Ipokia Local Government area of Ogun State can now heave a sigh of relief as Oro worshippers in the area have entered an agreement with government and other religious groups to put an end to the imposition of curfew on communities during their festivals, DAILY POST reports. The Oro cult groups also agreed […]