Friday, April 19, 2024

News Agency of Nigeria

April 19, 2024

Governor Otu provides N100 million to improve nutrition in Cross River

Mr Otu said the move would increase food production, availability, accessibility, and affordability in Cross River.

Governor Bassey Otu
April 19, 2024

Police arraign two teenagers for stealing phone from mosque

The prosecutor said the offence contravened sections 287, 411, and 308 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State.

Nigerian Police (Credit: Daily Nigeria)
April 19, 2024

G7 warns Israel, Iran against escalation, reaffirms support for Ukraine

The G7 also maintained steadfast support for Ukraine over two years after Russia’s invasion.

G7 leaders
April 19, 2024

UNICEF tasks Kano, Jigawa, Katsina on improved primary healthcare

He stressed the need for the governments of the three states to ensure an integrated package of primary health services for families in one functional health facility.

April 19, 2024

Okuama Killing: Army releases detained traditional ruler

“While culpability has not been conclusively established against the traditional ruler, there is insufficient evidence to exonerate anyone at this stage,” said the army.

April 19, 2024

Cleric seeks divorce, accuses wife of stripping him naked in church, leaking his secrets

The cleric accused his wife of abandoning their only child and travelling to Libya, where she has resided for two years.

Gavel and wedding rings used to illustrate the story
April 19, 2024

Lagos man remanded in prison custody for raping daughter

The Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday remanded a 45-year-old man, Samson Adedokun, in prison custody for defiling his 16-year-old daughter.

Nigerian prison
April 19, 2024

Driver arrested for stealing N2.5 million minibus

The Lagos police command on Friday arraigned Muyiwa Edun, 40, before the Ikeja Chief Magistrate’s Court for stealing an N2.5 million Suzuki minibus.

April 19, 2024

Police intercept bags of cannabis at Lagos jetty

The police command in Lagos says it intercepted some bags of substances, suspected to be cannabis, at a Jetty in the Ojo area of Lagos and arrested a suspect.

April 19, 2024

Court dismisses money laundering charge against former AGF Adoke

On Friday, the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court dismissed EFCC’s money laundering charge filed against former attorney general Mohammed Adoke.