Monday, May 17, 2021

Rights

May 14, 2021

Woman gets life sentence for fatal child abuse

The woman’s husband was sentenced to five years for aiding and abetting Jang’s violence toward their adoptive daughter.

May 12, 2021

Under-aged drivers will face the law, FRSC tells parents

According to the spokesman, about 300 regular and special marshals have been deployed for special patrol to ensure free movement.

FRSC Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi
May 12, 2021

How soldiers murdered Imo businessman for breaking traffic law: Lawyer

“The soldiers said he disobeyed traffic rules and shot from the back of his car

Cameroonian soldiers
May 11, 2021

Two die from failure of medical procedure, commission begins probe

The commission invites the public to volunteer information that may assist in the investigation.

Babatunde Irukera
May 10, 2021

SARS sold dead bodies of #EndSARS victims to teaching hospitals: Report

A police service commissioner said the report contained serious allegations and information that would need to be verified.

May 6, 2021

#EndSARS: We gave N940 million to Lagos businesses: Sanwo-Olu

Lagos supported businesses with money ranging from N50,000 to N5 million to beneficiaries to rebuild their businesses with funding from the government.

A composite of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and #EndSARS protesters used to illustrate this story
May 4, 2021

NIS conniving with telcos to abuse expatriate quota for Nigerian jobs

The House has mandated the committees on Telecommunications and Interior to investigate the alleged expatriate quota abuse.

House of Representatives, [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of Reps NGR]
May 4, 2021

Senate asks CCT boss to defend himself over assault charges

A viral five-minute video had captured Mr Umar landing blows on a security guard at the Banex Plaza, in Abuja.

Danladi Umar
May 4, 2021

Corruption: OXFAM, CISLAC urge Nigerian legislators to be transparent

“Legislators access public resources. They should be able to explain and make themselves accessible and accountable to the people on a regular basis.”

Lawan, Gbaja and Obasa
May 3, 2021

Africa, world’s most dangerous continent for journalists in 2021: Goodluck Jonathan

“There is a 13 per cent deterioration in the abuse of rights and privileges of journalists in Africa in the last one year.”

Goodluck Jonathan