An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday sentenced a domestic servant, Sarah Akapa, to eight months imprisonment for stealing her employers gold neck chain and two earrings worth N250, 000.
Akapa of Ketu, a suburb of Lagos State, pleaded guilty to the charge of stealing.
Delivering her judgment, the Magistrate, Mrs O. S. Amzat, advised the convict to turn a new leaf while in prison after sentencing her to eight months imprisonment with no option of fine.
Earlier, the Prosecutor, Sgt. Ihiehie […]
As public funds shrink following the current economic recession, the federal government has been urged to adopt innovative approach in financing the education sector in
The Convener of the Initiative, Education Sector Investment Promotion, Arete Amana, and the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission made the call in Abuja at a workshop on the need to broaden the source of financing the Nigeria Education Sector.
Amana who stated that government need to realise the contents of Ministerial strategic plan, the cost of implementing the […]
A 24-year-old domestic worker, who was arrested for allegedly stealing his boss’s 40,000 Pounds in Lagos, has blamed his action on his desire to assist his family.
Arrested alongside the suspect, Ugbem Samuel, was his younger brother, Ugbem Monday.
The prime suspect reportedly invited his younger brother to his boss’ house immediately the latter returned from a trip outside the country.
Narrating how he stole the money, Samuel, who was paraded alongside 25 other robbery suspects, who were arrested within one week in […]
US presidential hopeful Donald Trump’s newly-appointed campaign manager was charged with domestic violence in 1996, New York newspapers reported Friday.
According to both the New York Post and the New York Times, the case against conservative media mogul turned political operative Steve Bannon ended when his wife failed to appear to testify against him.
Bannon — head of the incendiary conservative news site Breitbart — was a controversial choice when Trump hired him to replace a previous campaign chief tainted by his […]
Mrs. Ambode lamented that domestic violence in the form of assault on wife, child-battering and other forms of uncivilized behavior against women and children, seemed to have got fresh fancy from some men, who are still living in the primitive times.
Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Bolanle Ambode, has condemned in the strongest possible terms, the vexed issue of domestic violence, which has continued to rear its ugly head in the state and across the country. She made the […]
OAP Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru shared another sad experience of Domestic abuse sent to her via Social Media. She captioned the post, “She said it was ok for me to share her story, but didn’t want me to reveal her name. Please if you know of any organizations that can help her get back on her feet, pls pls let me know so I can share with her. Bless”
OAP Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru shared another sad experience of Domestic abuse sent to […]
Photo of domestic violence victim Ronke Shonde and the brother who died in an accident 10 months ago
That is Ronke Bewaji Shonde, the mother of two young children who was beaten to death by her husband in their home in Egbeda last week and with her is her late younger brother, Jide. Jide died in a car accident in Abuja on July 20th 2015. The accident happened just beside Maitama general hospital in Abuja .Two people died
Photos from the fatal accident below:
That is Ronke Bewaji Shonde, the mother of two young children who was […]
Following the tragic death of Ronke Shonde, who was a victim of domestic violence, more and more women are sharing their own experiences. Below is Nkiruka’s survivor story as shared the post on Instagram.
“The domestic violent story that led to the death of Ronke Bewaija Shonde today broke my heart and took me back to memory lane. Yes that is my ex husband and I, I was just 19 years on that photo. you can see the innocence in my […]