A generator mechanic, Emmanuel Micheal, who allegedly stole the N40,000 battery of the generator given to him to repair appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday. The prosecutor, Insp. Simeon Onhonwa, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Sept. 6 at 4.30 p.m. at No. 11, Ladipo Bateye St., G.R.A,
We saw a video of Don Jazzy enjoying a workout and we could easily tell he has been achieving some success on his weight. But what excites Don Jazzy is not what the “ordinary eyes” can see. Check this!
The Ebonyi Government has declared support for the ongoing Nigerian Army exercise – “Egwu Eke’’, Python Dance II, in the South-East zone. But this was not without some caveat, which is asking the army to keep to its rules of engagement. Gov. David Umahi received the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai. Represented by his
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has announced the suspension of its strike. But there are “conditions” given the Nigerian government for the one month old strike to end. More details expected.
The recall process for Senator Dino Melaye will commence on October 3, 2017, with the Notice of Verification. This is according to the new timetable released by INEC on Monday, Sept. 18. The last day for the submission by observers will take place October 5. The publication of the list of accredited observers will commence
The police in Lagos on Monday arraigned a 32-year-old bus driver, Alex Okoroafor, who allegedly ate a N200 plate of food and sneaked away without paying for it. The accused, a resident of Sango-Ota, Ogun, is standing trial for cheating and assault before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. According to the prosecutor, Insp. Clement Okuoimose, the
Kylian Mbappe made his home debut for PSG on Sunday and played a part in the second goal as Lyon suffered their first defeat of the season. PSG matched on to another victory courtesy of two own goals by Lyon, as they maintain their 100% record. “It was a great debut,” Mbappe told Canal+. “It
A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Monday, sentenced a 23-year-old man, Babatunde Adams to three months imprisonment for stealing an iron pillar. The judge, Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq, however, gave the convict an option of N10,000 fine. Sadiq advised the convict to desist from committing crimes, saying that the sentence would serve as a
Former England Captain, Wayne Rooney, was given a two-year driving ban after pleading guilty to drink-driving on Monday. The 31-year-old Everton striker was charged after being stopped by police in the early hours of September 1. “Following today’s court hearing I want publicly to apologise for my unforgivable lack of judgment in driving while over the legal
This video starts with Mr Eazi’s refusal to acknowledge jollof rice made in Nigeria as the best. This is coming from a guy who has been at the receiving end of trolls from Nigerians on social media for the wrong things he says or refuses to say. You know what? Dude does not care how
Chelsea defender David Luiz was sent off for an ugly foul on Sead Kolasinac as Arsenal finally emerged unscathed from a trip to Chelsea with a 0-0 draw against the champions on Sunday. The Brazilian saw red in the closing minutes at Stamford Bridge and he could have no complaints about his dismissal after lunging
Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has arrived New York, United States for the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 72). The high-level events start on Tuesday. The President was accompanied by Governors Abdul’aziz Yari, David Umahi and Rotimi Akeredolu of Zamfara, Ebonyi and Ondo states respectively. He was received at the JF Kennedy
Sen. Aisha Alhassan, Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, declared on Wednesday that those criticising her Sallah visit to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar in Yola, were being “mischievous”. Alhassan’s visit, during which she made philosophical comments on the 2019 presidential contest, has been seen as a tacit support for Abubakar’s presidential ambition. It
Human Papiloma Virus (HPV) has been found in the throat of people engaging in oral sex. Prof. Adegboyega Fawole of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), has warned. Fawole, who is of the Department of Gynaecology, UITH told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin on Tuesday that HPV was mostly sexually transmitted.
Alvaro Morata and David Silva were among the scorers as Group G leaders Spain beat Liechtenstein 8-0 in their latest World Cup qualifier. Having beaten Italy 3-0 on Saturday, Spain led 3-0 inside 16 minutes in Vaduz through goals from Sergio Ramos, Chelsea’s Morata and Isco. Manchester City midfielder Silva added a fourth before Iago