The 'killer husband' also allegedly murdered their four-year-old daughter at their Banana Island home in Ikoyi. Budding Nigerian singer, Ali Zainab Nielsen better known as Alizee, has been shot dead by her Italian husband, Peter Nielsen. The incident reportedly occurred on Thursday, April 5, 2018, at their home in Ocean Parade, Banana Island, Ikoyi,...
A father in Abuja has been charged to a court in Abuja for harming his 7-year-old son with a hot iron for stealing mother's food. The suspect was arraigned on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at the Federal Capital Territory High Court located in Apo. Mr. Jaafaru Ayitogo, the prosecutor on the case...
From Auwal Garba, Gombe The Executive Secretary of the Gombe State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Danlami Arabs Rukuje was arraigned with two others before a state High Court, over alleged diversion of materials meant for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). Rukuje, Isa Garba, store keeper of the agency and one Mu’azu Sulaiman...
1. The attention of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has been drawn to a statement being circulated to the effect that 100 NAF aircraft had been deployed in search of the missing Dapchi girls. While paying a courtesy call on the Executive Governor of Yobe State, in company of...
From Hussaini Mohammed Baba, Damaturu The National Security Adviser, Major General Muhammad Babagana Munguno (Rtd) said yesterday that Nigerian Airforce has deployed 20 aircraft in Maiduguri and 80 others are on their way to search 24 hours non-stop for the missing Dapchi schoolgirls. The NSA, who spoke during a courtesy call...
From Hussaini Mohammed Baba, Damaturu The Federal Government has released the full list of names and classes of the 110 girls who were kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram sect form their school, Government Girls Science and Technical College, GGSTC, in Dapchi, Yobe State, on February 19, 2018. This was contained in a...
From Hussaini Mohammed Baba Barrister Aisha Alkali Wakil, popularly called Mama Boko Haram, has appealed to the abductors of the Dapchi School Girls, believed to be the Abu Mus’ab Al-Barnawi-led faction of Boko Haram, to release the young female captives. Aisha Wakil, a former member of the Committee on Dialogue and...
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has deployed additional air assets, including Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) platforms, to the Northeast in a renewed effort at locating the missing Dapchi girls. Before now, following confirmation of reports that some of the girls were yet to be accounted for, the NAF...
The Ministers of Information, Lai Mohammed and Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau have said that the military and security agencies have commenced the rescue of 110 abducted Dapchi school girls by Boko Haram last Monday. Alhaji Lai led a Federal Government delegation to a meeting with Yobe State Government, the Dapchi Community leaders,...
From Ibrahim Ismail Balarabe, Kano A popular Kano based woman has been arrested and charged to court for impersonation and other related offences. The suspect, according to sources is a known serial fraudster in Kano, as she is often referred to as ‘Kano Big Girl.’ Popularly known as Ms Kofar Mata...