Monday, July 4, 2022

Rights

July 4, 2022

Court remands Osun herbalist over N800,000 fraud

The herbalist was said to have fraudulently obtained N800,000 from one Adesoji Omolewa under the pretext of caring for her sick mother.

Court symbol used to tell the story
July 4, 2022

Three men docked for allegedly stealing loudspeakers from Abuja church

Mustapha Bala, Ogu Tahir and Anas Shuaibu and others at large vandalised the church on June 24, stealing four loudspeakers, two standing fans, a projector and one show-glass.

Court symbol used to tell the story
July 3, 2022

Police arrest three men for gang-raping, forcing girl into cult

The victim’s mother said she had sent her 15-year-old daughter on an errand in the Akute Odo area, but Mr Njoku allegedly waylaid her.

July 3, 2022

UNICEF lauds rescue of children held in Ondo church underground

The international organisation urged the government at all levels to redouble efforts to protect children against violence.

Peters Hawkins
July 3, 2022

Two men arrested over defilement of two-year-old baby in Kebbi

The suspect were arrested by men of the NSCDC in the state.

Rape
July 3, 2022

We rescued 77 Christians waiting for rapture from Ondo church underground: Police

The action of the pastor has continued to elicit angry reactions from Nigerians, especially Christian believers who consider the church’s teachings an heresy.

Photo of the ondo church rescue
July 1, 2022

NSCDC arrests couple over alleged maltreatment of housemaid

The minor was seen by Civil Defence operatives roaming the streets of Kano with injuries and scars on her body.

NSCDC
July 1, 2022

Pregnant sex worker rescued from traffickers in Oyo

Mr Adetunji said the victim has been handed over to the National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP).

NAPTIP Headquarters
July 1, 2022

Sharia court sentences three Nigerian gays to death by stoning

The accused persons who had no legal representation to plead their case were found guilty of sodomy and thereby sentenced by the Islamic court.

Shari'a law
July 1, 2022

Court orders NIMC, others to release David Ukpo’s biodata to Ekweremadu

The request follows the arrest of the couple on June 23 in the UK over allegations that they conspired to illegally harvest the organ of the reportedly underaged David.

The Ekwerenmadus and David Ukpo