El-Zakzaky, Wife Arrive Abuja Airport

    Leader of the proscribed Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, have returned to Nigeria from India. The Ethiopian Airline aircraft carrying the couple arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) today at exactly 12 noon. El-Zakzaky and the wife returned to Nigeria barely four days after they travelled to […]

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Indecent Exposure Of Women: Kenya Based NGO Supports FG To Stop Trend

    A pan African Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) on female gender protection and advancement has commended the Director General of National Council for Arts and Culture( NCAC), Mr Otunba Segun Runsewe for standing up in defence of Nigerian Culture and the respect to the dignity of the women and girl child. The Kenya based […]

Armed Robbers Attack University Of Ibadan Female Hostel, Injure 2 Students

  Suspected armed robbers  have raided female block of the Abdusalami Abubakar Postgraduate Hall  of the Obafemi Awolowo hall, University of Ibadan, injuring  two students  and carting away with laptops, phones, i –pads and other valuables. Abelnews gathered the robbers numbering about 10 attacked the female hostel at about 1:30am with guns and machetes. They were said […]

Alleged N116M Fraud: Indian National Attempted Suicide After Arrest

      Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Lagos based Indian national, Lokesh Parwani, was today, arraigned before an Igboosere Chief Magistrate’s Court Lagos, for attempted suicide and alleged fraud of N116 million. The the Indian national, who is the personel manager of a Lagos based company, was brought before the court by the […]

APC Suspends Kogi Deputy Governor ,Simon Achuba

  The All Progressives Congress (APC), Kogi State chapter has stated that it has suspended the Deputy Governor of the state, Elder Simon Achuba for alleged anti-party activities before, during and after the 2019 general elections. The party has allegedly based the Deputy Governor’s suspension on actions Deputy Governor took that embarrassed APC family in […]

Court Grants DSS Permission To Detain Sowore For 45 Days

  The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted the Department of State Service(DSS), permission to detain publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, for 45 days. The DSS had filed a motion to the court to detain the convener of the proposed #RevolutionNow protest for 90 days, but the court only granted 45 days. […]

Alleged N1.2B Fraud: Court Remands Former INEC Chairman, Maurice Iwu, In EFCC Custody

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, today, ordered the remand of former Chairman of the Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Maurice Mmaduakolam Iwu, in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), till tomorrow, Friday, when his bail application would be heard and […]

Police Arraign Lawyer, 5 Others Over Sowore’s #RevolutionNow Protest

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   The police today, arraigned five people and a legal practitioner for the #RevolutionNow protests, before a Lagos Chief Magistrate’s Court, Ebute Metta. Those arraigned by the police are: Ehis Omoshomio, 35; Barrister Gabriel Ojumah, 51, Juwon Sanyaolu, 22; Stanley Anobi, 28; Elias Ozikpu, 30 and Kenechukwu Ukachukwu, 25. […]

Runsewe Denounces Lekky Naked Dance

  …Supports Lagos State Govt. Decision To Investigate Incident …Says It Negates The Beauty Of Nigerian Culture     The Director General National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has thrown his weight behind Lagos State Government decision to fish out the brains behind the Lekki public naked dance, saying the show […]

Obat Oil Losses N1.5B Subsidy Claim To Sterling Bank Over Alleged Unpaid Loan

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court, Lagos, has ordered the Federal Ministry of Finance and Debt Management Office (DMO) to pay all monies and other payment instruments amounting to N1. 558, 214, 525. 79 billion accrued to Obat Oil Petroleum Limited as subsidy claims to Sterling Bank Plc. The Court […]