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Nigerian, 30, Bags 4 Years Jail Term for Attempted Rape in London

A man has been sentenced to four years in jail after attacking a woman with the intent to rape her. Jamel Nwokoye, 30, Nigerian, of Coronet Street, Hackney was found guilty of assault with intent to commit a sexual offence…

Kwara Govt. Set to Sack Incompetent Teachers

Plans are underway to sack unqualified teachers in the Kwara State Teaching Service by December. Mr Olumide Awolola, Deputy Chairman, Kwara House of Assembly Committee on Education and Human Capital Development, said this on Friday in Ilorin.   He spoke when…

Lagos Assembly Wants Compensation for South Africa Xenophobia Victims

The Lagos state House of Assembly on Thursday demanded that the South African government be made to pay compensation in huge amounts to the victims of the latest xenophobic attacks in the country. The lawmakers said this at a sitting…

Former Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe, Is Dead

Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has died at the age of 95, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said. “It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President, Cde Robert Mugabe,” Mnangagwa posted on Twitter early on…

”Nigerian Immigrants Harming Our Youths” …South African minister

Naledi Pandor, South African minister of foreign affairs, says there are many Nigerians in the country involved in drug and human trafficking. Pandor said this on Thursday while responding to criticisms that South Africa’s security agencies are not doing enough…

Adams Oshiomhole Endorses Oil Mogul, Hosa Okunbor As Next Edo Governor *insists ”no 2nd term for Gov. Obaseki

There happens to be no light at the end of tunnel on the ambition of Edo State governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, as far as the latest move by his political godfather, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, is concerned. Both leaders have been…

Nigerian Girl Emerges Best Graduating Student in Ghana

A Nigerian, Agaranwa Pal Ezinne, has emerged the overall best graduating female student with a First Class Honours Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Technology from the Accra Institute of Technology, Ghana. Agaranya, who was part of the graduation class…

Jigawa 123: ”Lagos Committed To Security Of Residents” …Omotoso

The Lagos State Government wishes to state that the arrest of 123 Suspects by the State Task Force was a routine security check. On the directives of the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Zubairu Muazu, the arrested suspects have been…

FG Reveals How Kidnapped School Girl, Leah Sharibu, Will Be Rescued Alive

Leah Sharibu, one of the Dapchi Secondary School girls who was held back by the Islamist terror group, Boko Haram allegedly for not renouncing her Christian faith, is still alive, the Presidency has said. Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the…