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Facebook love scam: Court sentences two to death over murder of Cynthia Osokogu

Ramon Oladimeji A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere has sentenced to death Okwumo Nwabufo and Olisaeloka Ezike who were charged with the murder of a postgraduate student of Nasarawa State University, Cynthia Osokogu. The deceased was murdered by the convicts on July 22, 2012 at Cosmilla Hotel, Lake View Estate, Festac Town, Lagos. She was lured to the hotel ... Read More »

Adeneye supports pupils with bags, sandals & other items to mark birthday

  In furtherance of his commitment to change the fortune of the down-trodden and less-privileged in his primary constituency, the Ogun State Commissioner and Strategy, Chief Adedayo Adeneye has donated bags, sandals, books and other educational items to pupils in schools in the Odogbolu Local Government Area of the state. The commissioner made the donation under the umbrella of his ... Read More »

Body of Medical Doctor, Allwell Orji found!

The body of Dr. Allwell Orji who jumped into the Lagoon from Third Mainland Bridge has been recovered by the Marine Police at last. General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Adesina Tiamiyu told PM News that Orji’s body was recovered around 4.00pm on Wednesday by the Marine Police. He said the body was identified by some of his ... Read More »

Certificate mess:Dino Melaye prepares N5b suit against Sahara Reporters

Senator Dino Melaye will this morning Thursday, file a N5 billion libel suit against an online media platform, SaharaReporters,Vanguard gathered late yesterday. The senator who represents Kogi West Senatorial District,on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, according to a source,is taking the action over the organisation for alleged defamation of character, wrongful accusation, among other charges. The ... Read More »

SGF to Senate “I will not appear before you”

Another drama is set to unfold on the floor of the  senate today as Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir Lawal has decided to shun an invitation to explain his part in the N2220m grass cutting contract in IDP Camps. It was alleged that Mr Lawal had used the funds for North- East rehabilitation for frivolous projects ... Read More »

DSS arrest Boko Haram and Kidnap suspects

The Department of State Services (DSS) has arrested 20 Boko Haram and 11 kidnap suspects across the country. Among those apprehended between January and March, were a suspected Boko Haram kingpin, Adenoyi Abdulsalam, who had concluded plans to kidnap high-profile individuals in Ekiti State, as well as two kidnap suspects, whose alleged involvement in the kidnap of two German archaeologists ... Read More »

Certificate scandal:Dino Shares NYSC Camp picture

Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye has once again brought proof that he graduated from the Ahmadu Bello University. On his twitter handle, Melaye posted a picture taken in 1999 at the NYSC Camp where he noted that it was a picture of ABU set at the the Kaduna Orientation camp. He indicated that he was the one in blue ... Read More »

Kidnapping is alien to Ogun State-Amosun

  Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has commended the Committee for the Defense of Human Rights (CDHR), and all security agencies in the state for organising a walk against Kidnapping, Terrorism and Cultism. Amosun, who addressed participants of the sensitisation walk, when they came to his Oke Mosan, Abeokuta office yesterday, said, “kidnapping is so alien to us in ... Read More »