My wife is a serial divorcee, fifth husband says

My wife is a serial divorcee, fifth husband says

He is an unrepentant polygamist, wife counters A 47-year-old businessman, Rufus Otegbola, on Wednesday told an Igando Customary Court, Lagos, that his wife, Funmilayo, is “a serial divorcee.” Rufus, who urged the court to dissolve his 13-year marriage to Funmilayo for alleged adulterous acts, told the court that he was the fifth husband...
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[PHOTOS] Alleging neglect, villagers block road to International Airport, Abuja

[PHOTOS] Alleging neglect, villagers block road to International Airport, Abuja

Residents of Tungan Kano and Kukudagba, near the International Airport, Abuja, on Wednesday staged a protest bordering on an alleged neglect of their areas in the provisions of social amenities. OLATUNJI OBASA captured the protests in these photographs: &#160...
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Farmer remanded in prison over Imam’s murder

Farmer remanded in prison over Imam’s murder

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina. A forty-year-old farmer, Amadu Garba of Dudunni village in the Kusada Local Government Area of Katsina State, has been remanded in the prison custody in connection with the alleged murder of the chief imam in the village, Mallam Basiru...
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Suspected cult members abduct youth leader in A’Ibom

Suspected cult members abduct youth leader in A’Ibom

Etim Ekpimah, Uyo Members of a suspected cult group, Iceland, have reportedly kidnapped the youth leader of Udianga Enem community in the Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Itoro Inuaowo. A security guard, who did not want his name in prin...
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Five arrested for murder of PDP chieftain in Rivers

Five arrested for murder of PDP chieftain in Rivers

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt Four out of the five suspects allegedly involved in the murder of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State, Heaven Ihuigwe, were paraded on Tuesday at the State Police Command in Port Harcourt. The late Ihuigw...
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Man, 50, sodomises four apprentices in Niger

Man, 50, sodomises four apprentices in Niger

Enyioha Opara, Minna A 50-year old man, Mohammed Abdullahi, from Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State, has admitted to sodomising four underage boys in his neighbourhood. The victims were said to be Abdullahi’s apprentices. Northern City News gather...
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‘Police release stolen car seller, detain buyer’

‘Police release stolen car seller, detain buyer’

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja A civil society organisation, Advocate for Peoples Rights and Justice, has petitioned the Commissioner of Police, Federal Capital Territory, Sadiq Bello, over the continued detention of a graduate, Hope Nathan, his uncle, Gabriel Samuel...
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Police arrest alleged mastermind of Benue killings

Police arrest alleged mastermind of Benue killings

Afeez Hanafi Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team have arrested the alleged mastermind of the killing of over 73 residents of Benue State. It was learnt that the ringleader, identified as Alhaji Laggi, 40, was arrested along...
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Wanted cop’s killer walks into police net in C’Rivers

Mudiaga Affe, Calabar Four years after the murder of Sergeant Ekaette Dick, the Cross River State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of his suspected killer, identified as Effiong Edet. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. Hafiz Inuwa, who ...
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Beninnoise abduct Lagos motorists, sell stolen vehicles in Cotonou

Beninnoise abduct Lagos motorists, sell stolen vehicles in Cotonou

Afeez Hanafi The police have arrested members of a robbery gang from Benin Republic, who allegedly specialise in snatching exotic vehicles in Lagos and selling them to a car dealer in their country. The suspects are Hammed Ajagba, 30; Taviu Polen, aka Popo, 35...
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