• Lagos confirms release of abducted Igbonla school pupils, teachers

    Lagos confirms release of abducted Igbonla school pupils, teachers

    According to reports, the Lagos State Government on Wednesday confirmed the release of the four pupils and teachers of the Lagos State Model College (Senior and Junior) Igbonla in Epe who were kidnapped by suspected ex-Ijaw militants on October 6, 2016, assuring that the Government would spare nothing until it rids the State of criminal elements.

    The Government, in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde, said the children have undergone medical check-up after which they […]

  • Economic Recession: Hungry Youths Snatch Food Packs from Trekking School Pupils

    Economic Recession: Hungry Youths Snatch Food Packs from Trekking School Pupils

    The current economic squeeze has forced Nigerians into petty crimes as some youths have resorted snatching food bags from school pupils.

    If you are one of the parents whose children trek to school from home, a new development in Minna, Niger State capital will get you worried.

    A new dimension has recently been introduced to hunger-induced crime in Minna, as hungry youths now go about snatching food packs from nursery and primary school children on their way to school.

    One Fati Sanusi, a […]