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AGF Opposed Bail Application of Five Men Accused of illegal Importation of Fire Arms

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The Attorney General of the Federation today strongly opposed the bail application filed before a Federal high court in Lagos on behalf of five accused men  alleged to have imported 661 pump-action rifles into the country without lawful authority. The prosecuting counsel from the office of the Attorney General of the Federation  K.A. Fagbemi, while opposing the bail applications filed ...

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Dangote Truck Crushes Okada Rider, Passenger To Death


A Dangote company truck loaded with cement on Saturday crushed a motorcyclist and a passenger to death in Kaduna. The accident occurred at about 9:47a.m. at the gate of 1 Mech. Division, Nigeria Army in Kaduna. According to PREMIUM TIMES, soldiers and passersby who witnessed the accident said the two victims on the motorcycle were crushed to death as they ...

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Two FUTA Students Drown While Taking Selfie On Canoe (SEE PHOTOS)


Two 300 Level students of the Federal University of Technology (FUTA), Akure, Ondo State, have drowned while undergoing their Entrepreneurship Training (ENT), today. The students were identified as Olabiyi Emmanuel, from the department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, and Olokun Babatunde Alex. from the department of Project Management Technology (PMT) 300level. According to the school’s Student Union president and P.R.O, ...

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Soldiers Defy Rain In Lagos, Clean-Up Mushin


Soldiers cleaning Mushin in Lagos The Nigerian Army on Saturday defied the early morning downpour and deployed his officers and men in Mushin, a Lagos mainland industrial hub and a congested residential area with inadequate sanitation and low-quality housing, for a clean-up exercise. The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 81 Division, Maj.-Gen. Peter Dauke, and the 9 Brigade Commander, Brig.-Gen. Elias ...

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EFCC Files Charges Against National Industrial Court Justice, Agbabu-Fishim


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed a 19-count case of unlawful enrichment against Justice Jame Terseer Agbabu-Fishim of the National Industrial Court. The EFCC is accusing the judge of illicit enrichment to the tune of N3.5m. In a copy of the charge sheet shown to our correspondent, the EFCC alleged that Justice Fishim received N3.5m from seven Senior Advocates of Nigeria, ...

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Breaking News: Police Storm Badoo Cultist Group Hideouts, Arrest Over 100


Men of the Lagos State Police Command in conjunction with the Oodua People’s Congress-OPC, and Local vigilante groups have raided the hideouts of notorious cultist group “Badoo”, arresting over one hundred suspected members. Our source in the Police revealed to us in anonymity that the arrests are connected to the recent closed-door meeting held between top Police authorities in Lagos, ...

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EFCC Records 113 Convictions In 6 Months – Magu


Ibrahim Magu, acting Chairman of EFCC The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has recorded 113 convictions nationwide between January and June, its Acting Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu, said on Friday. Magu, according to a statement by the commission’s spokesman, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, told stakeholders at an interactive meeting that the convictions were made possible by their contributions and support. ...

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Suspected Badoo Gang Member Set Ablaze In Ikorodu

Residents of an estate in Ikorodu on Friday lynched a suspected member of a bad gang popularly known as Badoo on the Ikorodu- Mile 12 Express road. Mr Adewale Adejumo, Head security, Igbo-Oluwo Estate said that the suspect was arrested at Unity Close inside the estate around 6:30 am with black oil all over his body and stone on his ...

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Non-prescribed Medication Causes Infertility — Consultant


Photo: AFP Dr. Ifeoma Amugo, a medical consultant with the Redeemed Christian Church of God says infertility is prevalent in Africa due to frequent usage of non-prescribed medications which affects the reproductive organs. Amugo said this during the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Women of Zion, FCT province 7 Sister’s Convention 2017, with the Theme“ For Such A Time As ...

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