Doctor Confirms Defilement Of Minor In Baba Ijesha’s Case

  After watching the video of the 14-year-old girl allegedly defiled by Nollywood Actor, James Olanrewaju, popularly known as Baba Ijesha, the Lagos State Sexual Offences Court sitting in Ikeja has heard that the child was defiled and suffered a ruptured vagina which has since healed. The testimony was given at the proceedings on Thursday … Continue reading Doctor Confirms Defilement Of Minor In Baba Ijesha’s Case

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72 Lawyers Elevated To SAN

  The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee has elevated 72 lawyers to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). In Nigeria, the SAN is awarded as a mark of excellence to members of the legal profession who have distinguished themselves as advocates and academics. The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, is expected to … Continue reading 72 Lawyers Elevated To SAN

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FG Has Disbursed N38bn In Loans Over Four Years, Says Osinbajo

The Federal Government has disbursed no fewer than N38 billion in loans to support Small and Medium Scale Enterprises over the past four years.

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Uzodinma Swears In Acting Imo Chief Judge

The Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodimma on Thursday swore in the new Acting Chief Judge of the state, Justice Theresa Chikeka at the Government House in Owerri.

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Over 80,000 Health Workers Estimated Dead From COVID-19 By May – WHO

  The WHO said Thursday that 80,000 to 180,000 health care workers may have been killed by Covid-19 up to May this year, insisting they must be prioritised for vaccination. The World Health Organisation said the fact that millions of health workers remain unvaccinated is an “indictment” on the countries and companies controlling the global … Continue reading Over 80,000 Health Workers Estimated Dead From COVID-19 By May – WHO

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Thailand To Allow Vaccinated Tourists From Over 40 Countries, Says PM

  Thai Premier Prayut Chan-O-Cha announced Thursday that vaccinated travellers from more than 40 countries will be allowed to enter the kingdom without undergoing quarantine come November 1, as it readies for a much-anticipated reopening. The 46 countries and territories is a significant jump from the 10 initially announced last week by Prayut when he … Continue reading Thailand To Allow Vaccinated Tourists From Over 40 Countries, Says PM

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PDP Convention: Party Clears 27 Candidates, Disqualifies Three Others

  The Convention Screening Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cleared 27 candidates to participate in the party’s forthcoming national convention. While one of the aspirants dropped out of the race, three other candidates were disqualified for taking the party to court. Chairman of the Convention Organising Committee, Governor Ahmadu Fintiri, disclosed this … Continue reading PDP Convention: Party Clears 27 Candidates, Disqualifies Three Others

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APC Inaugurates Appeal Committees For State Congresses

  The All Progressives Congress (APC) has inaugurated the appeal committees to address the concerns raised by aggrieved members following its recently concluded state congresses. The committees were inaugurated on Thursday at the APC national secretariat in Abuja, the nation’s capital. National Secretary of the APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), John Akpanudoedehe, inaugurated the … Continue reading APC Inaugurates Appeal Committees For State Congresses

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Bomb Explosion Forces Suspension Of Train Services On Kaduna-Abuja Route

  The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has suspended train services on the Kaduna-Abuja route following the bombing of the rail tracks. Yet-to-be-identified persons had bombed a portion of the rail track on the Kaduna end during an attack on Wednesday night. Confirming the incident, the corporation said it was already making efforts to repair the … Continue reading Bomb Explosion Forces Suspension Of Train Services On Kaduna-Abuja Route

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Any Politician Caught Encouraging Illicit Drug Use Won’t Be Spared, Says Marwa

  The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Buba Marwa, has warned politicians against sponsoring or encouraging the use of illicit drugs. Marwa stated this on Thursday during the weekly ministerial briefing at the State House in Abuja. He stressed that where there was evidence of the involvement … Continue reading Any Politician Caught Encouraging Illicit Drug Use Won’t Be Spared, Says Marwa

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