Crime

Nigeria-bound Heroin Concealed Inside HIV Kits, Intercepted In Kenya

Detectives based at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), Kenya, on Tuesday, intercept a large quantity of heroin concealed inside HIV-1/2 sachets. The drug was impounded following a tip off that there was a consignment which was declared as medicament and destined for Lagos,…

April 10, 2019
News

Italian Man Kills A Nigerian Sex Worker Over Poor Performance

The mother of a 41-year-old Italian man who murdered a 40-year-old Nigerian prostitute, has handed him over to the police in Pavullo. In his confessional statement, Leopoldo Scalici said he smashed Benedita’s head with a bench vise, because he was angry that she didn’t…

April 10, 2019
News

Police Graduates Beg Inspector General Of Police

Police graduates have pleaded with the acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Muhammed  Adamu, to fulfil his promise to ensure that they were upgraded to the rank of Assistant Superintendent of Police. In a statement on their behalf by Sergeant  Abdulmajeed Lukeman on Tuesday, the…

April 10, 2019
Crime News

Boko Haram Carries Out Fresh Attack In Yobe State

Boko Haram launched a fresh attack on Damaturu, the Yobe State capital, on Tuesday. The attack made soldiers to turn back vehicles, as no movement was allowed in the area. Many of the residents were forced to stay indoors as the military engaged the…

April 10, 2019
Gist

Girls Who Wear Leggings Lead Boys Into Sin – Frustrated Mum Says

A woman who described herself as “mother of four sons” have appealed to young ladies to stop wearing leggings which, she argues, are capable of inflaming male passion and lead men into sin. Maryann White, who describes herself as a “Catholic mum,” made her…

March 30, 2019
Health Religion

Catholic Church Does Not Support IVF – Fr. Nnemeka

The parish priest of St. Cyprian Catholic Church, Oko-Oba, Agege, Rev. Fr. Augustine Nnemeka, has said it is wrong for members of the Catholic Church to go for In Vitro Fertilisation in order to have children. The cleric also noted that impotence was enough…

March 18, 2019
History

Today In History: 4th March 2019

Today is Monday, March 4th, the 63rd day of 2019. There are 302 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: Events: 1933: Franklin D. Roosevelt took office as America’s 32nd president. 1791: Vermont became the 14th state. 1793: George Washington was sworn…

March 4, 2019