A housewife, Jelila Nurudeen, has called on an Ojaoba Sharia Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State to dissolve her marriage due to sexual starvation.
The mother of three in her petition claimed that her husband, Nurudeen Olanrewaju, was subjecting her to emotional torture by starving her of sex for seven years.
According to Jelila, “My lord, all the interventions made so far by this court has yielded no results as Olanrewaju has turned no new leaf.
“I may soon run mad if the […]
It was gathered that the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Mahmud Mohammed, has said that the seven judges, like all other persons, are entitled to a fair hearing as stipulated in Section 36 of the constitution.
The CJN was quoted as stating this in a letter which was sent to Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) in a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja by Mr Timothy Adewale, SERAP Senior Staff Attorney.
The letter, dated Oct. 26, 2016, was signed by H. […]
Two persons lost their lives while seven others were injured in an auto crash which occurred in front of the abandoned Gateway Hotel, Ota, in Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area of Ogun State on Saturday around 6.10am.
It was gathered that those who died were crushed to death in the accident which involved two trucks, that were travelling to Lagos.
The Public Relations Officer, Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Agency, Babatunde Akinbiyi, said one of the trucks with number plate, KJA […]
At least seven people have been killed and several others injured following an attack by suspected herdsmen at Kaninkon village in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
The latest attack came barely two weeks after gunmen invaded Godogodo village in the same local government, killing over 40 people and burning down houses.
According to a resident of the area, the gunmen invaded the village on Thursday. They killed the village head and six others.
The latest attack has ignited tension in neigbouring […]
A little girl has stunned the world with her incredible ability after she was found out to be able to conveniently speak 7 different world languages.
This little girl is called Bella Devyatkina, and she is just 4 years old.
At first glance, Bella, who hails from Moscow, Russia, is your typical carefree, playful four-year-old, but ask her a question in Russian, English, French, Spanish, German, Chinese or Arabic, and you will be shocked by her articulate response.
According to reports, Bella made […]
According to reports, the Federal Government says it will upgrade seven cancer treatment centres and provide additional machines to reduce the burden of the disease in Nigeria.
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, made this known in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Monday.
Adewole said: “As we are talking today, there is no public hospital that has cancer treatment machine that is working.
“Ideally, we need one machine per one million people; going by our population, Nigeria […]
According to reports, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in Plateau State under the administration of former Governor Jonah Jang sold seven state-owned filling stations to private individuals.
Dauda Gashi, the Director of Commerce in the Plateau State Ministry of Commerce, made the disclosure on Thursday.
Gashi made the statement when he appeared before the Judicial Commission of Inquiry constituted by Governor Simon Lalong to probe the activities of government between May 2007 and May 2015.
The commission was constituted in August this […]
It was gathered that the Ebonyi State Police Command has arrested seven persons in connection with the murder of a 25 year old man, Ndubisi Nwali.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria, the victim hailed from Effium, Ohaukwu Local Government area of the state.
The development has heightened tension between the Effium and Ezz-Effium communities of the council where the assailants are suspected to come from.
DSP George Okafor, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, said the victim’s cousin, Uchenna Ochika, reported that […]
It was gathered that the Nigeria Police Force, Kaduna State Command, has arrested seven armed robbery suspects who invaded Godogodo town, in the Kafanchan Local Government Area of the state on September 24, 2016.
The command’s Public Relations Officer, Aliyu Usman, confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Kaduna.
The PPRO, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, said, “The contingents of policemen deployed in the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway area for Operation Maximum Safety received a distress call about the […]
Seven Niger soldiers were killed and eight others wounded in two separate attacks by Boko Haram Islamists over the past week, the army has said.
The two attacks took place in the southeastern Diffa region near the border with Nigeria, according to a military statement released late on Tuesday.
Five of them were killed in an ambush on Monday morning carried out by “members of the Boko Haram terrorist group” which also left six others wounded.
In an earlier incident on September 8, […]
Seven kidnappers have been killed by troops of the 33 Brigade of the Nigerian Army.
The kidnappers were killed on Friday by the soldiers during an encounter at Lame Burra forest near Dutsen Ganye, Gunduru and Kati Layin villages, Bauchi State.
According to available information, the fighting patrol team of the 33 Brigade of the Nigerian Army had the face-off with the criminals following a tip off.
During the heavy exchange of fire, the troops killed seven of the kidnappers and destroyed their […]