The son of a woman in her early 50s, Mercy Orija, who refused to go into levirate marriage with her late husband’s half-brother, has raised the alarm over the safety of his mother.
Orija’s son, Olasunkanmi, alleged in a sworn affidavit that due to her mother’s rejection of the marriage proposal by his uncle, Chief Olatunji Adigun, she has not known peace, thus forcing her to run into hiding.
According to Olasunkanmi, her mum disappeared into thin air following the series of […]
A family of five was on Wednesday found dead at Isale-Oyo community in Atiba Local Government of Area Oyo State.
Those confirmed to have died in circumstances described as mysterious were a husband, his junior wife, two children and a visiting uncle.
They died in the junior wife’s house.
The deceased husband’s junior wife was said to have bought the house when it was under construction.
The family members moved into the building on Tuesday ahead of moves to have a house warming on […]
Dr. Ime Stephen, the uncle of 15-year-old Mary Udo, who was allegedly raped at gunpoint by a police inspector in Akwa Ibom, has been abducted.
Ime was kidnapped at his house on Tuesday around 3am.
It was learnt that the human rights activist, who had been fighting for justice for Udo, was whisked away by some masked gunmen.
The gunmen reportedly gained entrance into the house by breaking through the wall from the backyard.
The victim’s wife, Gloria, said that while three of the […]
A young girl has opened up about the inhumane treatment she was made to receive at the hands of her uncle who had ironically promised to make life better for her.
The little girl, a 14-year-old, only identified as Faith (pseudonym), told of how her uncle made her have s*x with him very frequently after he brought her to Lagos.
Faith who hails from Delta State has said that when her uncle brought her to Lagos State three years ago, little did […]
The Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has described the death of his uncle, Chief Adebayo Brown, as painful, saying the deceased took care of him while he was young.
In a statement on Friday by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Idowu Adelusi, the governor, who spoke at the burial ceremony, said the deceased was a peaceful and caring man.
He said, “Baba was a very good man and he left great legacy for us all. He took great care of me […]