It was gathered that the Speaker of House of Representatives, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, on Saturday, urged Nigerians to exploit the opportunities provided by the current economic recession to become self-reliant.
Dogara made the call at Obosi, Anambra, while speaking at an economic empowerment programme launched by member of the house, Rep. Obinna Chidoka (PDP-Anambra), representing Idemili North and South Federal Constituency.
According to a statement by Mr. Iliya Habila, his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, the speaker advised Nigerians not […]
The police on Friday arraigned a middle-aged man, Dominic Abutu, in a Wuse Zone 2 Chief Magistrates’ Court in Abuja for unlawfully detaining a 20-year-old girl for sexual purpose.
Abutu of Karimo, Abuja, was arraigned on a two-count charge of unlawful detention and rape, which he pleaded not guilty.
The Prosecutor, John Simon, said that the matter was reported by Jennifer Buba at the Wuse Police Station on Oct. 20.
Simon said that the complainant received a call from her niece stating that […]