• Man, 30, remanded in prison for threatening to kill parents

    Man, 30, remanded in prison for threatening to kill parents

    An Egor Magistrates’ Court in Benin on Thursday remanded Dickson Uwadinusu, 30, in prison for allegedly threatening to kill his parents.

    The Magistrate, Mrs E.E. Edokpayi, who frowned at the accused person’s act, vowed not to grant him bail.

    Edokpayi said that if the accused person was granted bail, he would go home and continue the same act or even do more.

    She ruled that bail for the accused person would be considered at the next sitting she adjourned the case till Dec. […]

  • Anenih threatening my life – Benin monarch cries out

    Anenih threatening my life – Benin monarch cries out

    The Vice Chairman, Edo State Council of Traditional Rulers and Chiefs, and the Onojie of Opoji, His Royal Highness, HRH, Ehidiamen Aidonojie I, yesterday alleged that the former chairman, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Tony Anenih was threatening his life.

    He told Newsmen that the threat was because he told the world that Esan Royal fathers never endorsed the PDP candidate in the forthcoming Edo governorship election, Ize-Iyamu.

    The royal father disclosed that petitions were being prepared […]