Man kills friend over quarrel with wife

Tragedy struck in Ijegun suburb of Lagos on New Year  Day as a father of five, Mr. Olayiwola Stephen, 39, was allegedly stabbed to death by his friend and co-tenant, Mr. Ibrahim Adetunji,

Security: Perform or quit, Amaechi tells Wike

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday called on the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, to rise up to his responsibility and secure the state or

Female prof declares presidential ambition

Success Nwogu, Ilorin A professor of Language and Communication Arts at the Rivers State University of Education, Prof. Olufumilayo Adesanya-Davies, on Tuesday declared her intention to contest

You can’t kill to please God, says Buhari

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday lambasted religious fundamentalists killing human beings in order to please God, saying that they were ignorant as they could not

Police kill three armed robbers in Benue

The Police Command in Benue on Tuesday said it had killed three armed robbers and recovered one AK47 rifle with breech no. M35085 and four AK47 magazines with 127 rounds of 7.62 live ammunition.

Stocks open year with marginal gain

Stanley Opara The Nigerian stock market appreciated marginally by N8bn on the first day of trading this year as 27 stocks advanced against 12 decliners. Equities began the year on a positive note

T-bills average yield rises to 14.88%

Stanley Opara Bearish sentiments prevailed in the secondary market for Treasury bills on Tuesday, as yields on all tenors advanced, bringing the average T-bills yield to 14.88 per cent. “We