One of the female hostels at the popular Yaba College of Technology in Lagos has been engulfed by early morning fire.
The female hostel of the Yaba College of Technology (Yaba Tech), was engulfed in inferno which reportedly broke out in the wee hours of Wednesday, and consumed many belongings of female students.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the fire which engulfed ‘Bakassi building’, raged for two hours before the arrival of the fire service.
The fire could […]
A sad drama played out in the wee hours of Thursday as a male student of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, UNIZIK, Awka, Anambra State, who reportedly went to a female hostel to rape a student sustained high degree of injuries.
The female student, simply identified as Joy, whom he was attempting to rape was said to have raised the alarm which forced the suspected rapist to jump down the second floor of the female hostel, block A, at about 3:45am.
He fell […]
A 21-year-old student, Francis Onitiri, had been arraigned for breaking into a girls’ hostel at night and attacking a guard with a knife.
Onitiri was brought before a Somolu Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, on a two-count charge of assault and conspiracy.
The accused denied the charges, but prosecutor, Insp. Nurudeen Thomas, told the court that Onitiri and others still at large committed the offences at Classic Girls’ Hostel, No. 35, Morounfolu St., Akoka, Lagos, at about 11.58 p.m. on the 22nd of June […]
One of the female hostels, Moremi Hall at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife in Osun state, Moremi Hall, was gutted by fire this morning December 18th. According to reports, the fire started from an electric spark from a hotplate in one of the rooms in the hostel. See photo