The Lagos state university (LASU), has put on hold the electoral process of it student union, Lagos state university student union (LASUSU) to conduct the forthcoming election. The university management through the Acting Dean student Affair (DSA), Dr. Obayori in a bulletin published within the campus on Thursday suspends all activities of the independent electoral… Continue reading LASU SUSPEND LASUSU ELECTORAL PROCESS

Police nab courier drug peddler in Kano

The Kano State Police Command has arrested a 22-year-old man, Stanley Arinze, for allegedly transporting hard drugs (Tramadol) worth N17.2 million from Lagos to Kano. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Magaji Majiya, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen on Tuesday in Kano. He said that the suspect was arrested on July 16. “Arinze who… Continue reading Police nab courier drug peddler in Kano

INEC stops Melaye’s recall

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said it would comply with the order of the Federal High Court, Abuja that temporarily suspended the recall of Senator Dino Melaye from the Senate. Melaye represents the Kogi West Senatorial District at the Upper Chamber. The Commission disclosed this in a statement issued by Prince Adedeji Soyebi, INEC… Continue reading INEC stops Melaye’s recall

Man stages own kidnap in Lagos, asks for N60m

The Police in Lagos on Thursday announced the arrest of a man who allegedly attempted to defraud his brother of N60 million by staging his own kidnap. The spokesman of the Lagos State Police command, ASP Olarinde Famous-Cole, confirmed the arrest to newsmen. According to Famous-Cole, on July 3, one Victor Udoh reported to the… Continue reading Man stages own kidnap in Lagos, asks for N60m

Armed Robbery: Teenager to die by hanging in Ekiti

An Ado-Ekiti High Court on Thursday sentenced a 19-year-old boy, Adeolu Bamiteko, to death by hanging for armed robbery. The Judge, Justice John Adeyeye, who handed the sentence, also slammed another 10-year jail term on the convict for unlawful possession of firearms. Adeyeye held that the accused was guilty as charged having committed the offence… Continue reading Armed Robbery: Teenager to die by hanging in Ekiti

NTA reporter shot dead in Benin

A reporter with the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Benin, Mr Lawrence Okojie, was allegedly shot dead by gunmen on Saturday night in Benin. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Okojie was said reported to have been killed around Ogunola Junction, off Siluko Road. The spokesman of the State Police Command, DSP Moses Nkombe,… Continue reading NTA reporter shot dead in Benin

Another fire disaster tears London apart

Just about four weeks after the residential building popularly known as Grenfell Tower was ravaged by fire in West London which left no fewer than 80 people dead, another blaze has destroyed the Camden Lock Market. The fire which started in the early hours of Monday rendered the Market which is a popular tourist destination… Continue reading Another fire disaster tears London apart