Monthly Archives: May 2016

Alleged Forgery: Court Adjourns Trial of Innoson Motors Boss, 4 Others Till June 23

The trial of Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, the Chief Executive Officer of Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, and four others over alleged forgery before a Lagos Federal High Court, has been adjourned till June 23.   Others to be tried by the Office of Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), alongside the Innoson Motors boss before Justice Saliu Saidu’s led-court are: Charles Chukwu, ...

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Conviction: Appeal Court releases ‘My Pikin’s’ Properties


The Lagos Division Court of Appeal,  today, upheld the judgment of a  Lagos Federal High Court, which sentenced two employees of  Barewa Pharmaceutical Company limited to seven years imprisonment each for selling a killer teething syrup: “My Pikin”   The court in its unanimous decision delivered held that the complaint of the appellants was without merit adding that “throughout the ...

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Jose Mourinho and Zlatan Ibrahmovic Can Fire Man United to Glory, says Dwight Yorke

Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke hopes one of Jose Mourinho’s first acts as manager will be to bring Zlatan Ibrahimovic to Old Trafford. Mourinho has officially signed his contract to become Louis van Gaal’s successor late on Thursday afternoon, before United made an official announcement on the Portuguese’s appointment on Friday morning. Mourinho and Ibrahimovic have remained very close ...

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365 Days in Office: Buhari’s Aide Assures Youths of Better Deals Ahead

The Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Youth and Students Affairs, Nasir Adhama has said the next three years of the Buhari administration promises to be more eventful for the Nigerian youths with innovative programmes and activities. In a message of felicitation to Nigerians on the occasion of the first anniversary of the administration, Mr Adhama however expressed gratitude ...

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One Killed, Curfew Imposed on Pandogari, Niger State Over Religious Unrest

Nigeria’s military has imposed a curfew in Niger State town of Pandogari over the killing of a trader in the area over religious crisis. Trouble started at about 6 p.m. on Sunday, 29 May 2016, when one Mr Methodus Chimaije Emmanuel, a 24 year old trader based in Pandogari, Rafi LGA of the state was attacked and killed by a mob in ...

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Many Killed As Biafra Agitators, Security Forces Clash in South East

No fewer than seven persons have been confirmed dead following protest by members of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), in Asaba on Monday, Vanguard reports. The Acting Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), in Delta, SP Charles Muka, who confirmed this in a statement, added that the police recorded two casualties. He said in the ...

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