Prostitution: Three Human Traffickers Bag 41 Years Jail Term

    Gbenga Ogunbufunmi A Federal High Court sitting in Lago today convicted and sentenced three women to 41 years imprisonment for trafficking in person. The convicts are: Precious Owoh, a.k.a. Ejiro, 32, Blessing Gabriel, a.k.a. 28, Precious, and Rose Gabriel, 28. The three convicts were handed the jail terms, by Justice Babs Kuewumi, after […]

$15.5M Fraud: Court Dismisses Patient Jonathan’s Companies’ Application To Change Plea

  By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi A Federal High Court, Lagos, today dismissed an application by four companies which pleaded guilty to laundering $15.5million allegedly belonging to former First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan. The companies: Pluto Property and Investment Company Limited, Seagate Property Development and Investment Company Limited, Transocean Property and Investment Company Limited and Globus Integrated […]

Glass House Crisis: Pinnick Dares FG, Says Only CAS Can Sack Him

  President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF,) Amaju Pinnick has said categorically that only the judgement of the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) can remove him as the boss of the federation. AbelNews recalled that the Attorney General had earlier instructed the current CAF-Exco member to vacate his office as President of NFF and […]

Judge’s Absence Stalls Ruling In Ogoni Communities’ Suit Against First Bank, CBN

    The much expected ruling in a suit initiated by some indigenes Ejama communities in Ogoniland, Rivers State, over the non payments of N122 billion judgment debt by First Bank Nigeria Limited (FBN) and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), today, was stalled due to the absence of the presiding judge, Justice Ibrahim Buba. The […]

Ethiopian Airlines Takes Delivery Of Africa’s Largest 737 MAX

  Ethiopian Airlines, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline has taken delivery of the largest B737 MAX fleet in the Continent today; July 2, 2018. According to the airline, the B737 MAX 8 features the new Boeing sky interior, highlighted by modern sculpted sidewalls and window reveals, LED […]

Dana Air Clears Air On WhatsApp Message

  …Says They Are Baseless, False, Malicious Dana Air has described the two messages circulating on WhatsApp  requesting the public not to fly with Dana Air and another message urging Nigerians not to buy a ‘’Dana’’ branded rice that arrived the country from Pakistan and did not pass Health standard because it brings a virus  […]

Court Jails Fake Gold Dealer 3 Years Over N39M Fraud

    A Federal High Court, Lagos on Friday convicted and sentenced a fake gold dealer, Godspower Favour to three years imprisonment, over N39 million fraud. The court presided over by Justice Saliu Saidu, convicted the 42 years old fake gold dealer after he changed his plea from not guilty, and admitted committing the heinous […]

Court Awards N1M Damages Against Police Over Human Rights Abuse

  A Federal High Court, Lagos, on Friday, awarded the sum of N1 million damages against the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) for breaching the rights of six men. The court presided over by Justice Chuka Obiozor, awarded the one million naira damage sum against the police while delivering judgment in fundamental rights enforcement suit instituted […]

Air Peace Signs Agreement With Benue Govt. To Service Makurdi Route

    Nigeria’s leading carrier, Air Peace has signed a deal with Benue State Government to operate flights to the state capital, Makurdi in a few weeks’ time. Speaking at the agreement signing ceremony in Abuja, Air Peace Chief Operating Officer, Mrs. Oluwatoyin Olajide assured that the airline would deliver exceptional flight experience to residents […]

NAMA Deploys Stand- Alone VHF Radios At Lagos West, East Area Control Centres

    The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) has successfully deployed two Jotron high-powered Very High Frequency (VHF) long-range communication radios, each installed in Lagos West and Lagos East Area Control Centres (ACCs). With this development, the agency has fulfilled its earlier pledge to address Remote Control Air to Ground (RCAG) communication challenges in the […]