Friday, January 28, 2022

Rights

January 28, 2022

Oil and gas players meet over Niger Delta pollution

The forum called for the review of the Petroleum Refining Regulations of 1974 and other relevant laws to accommodate the establishment of artisanal refineries.

Oil spillage
January 27, 2022

Man to sweep Bauchi stadium for three months for embezzlement

The man misappropriated N145,000 belonging to the Alfijir Wisdom Academy, Bauchi, where he served from 2017 to 2019 as headmaster.

January 27, 2022

Court remands Kaduna trader for defiling brother’s daughter

The accused committed the offence at his residence and threatened to kill the minor if she tells anyone.

Court Gavel used to illustrate the story
January 26, 2022

Hotelier drugged, stabbed to death; wife arrested

According to reports, the deceased, known as Bama, was attacked in his sleep after being drugged. He had three children with his wife. They were married for eight years.

Bama Hotel and Suites in Abule Egba
January 26, 2022

Nigerian children getting more aggressive, violent: Experts

“I was embittered with the situation, and I began to search for the younger ones to teach and reorientate them, letting them know that dialogue is better than violence.”

School children reading used to illustrate the story.
January 26, 2022

Gov. Ugwuanyi swears in Raymond Ozoemena as Enugu chief judge

Mr Ozoemena promised the governor of his cooperation and support of the judiciary under his watch.

Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and Raymond Ozoemena
January 25, 2022

Passport Issuance: El-Zakzaky, wife object to NIS motion to join SSS, NIA

The couple are asking the court to order the NIS to process their travel documents to enable them travel abroad for medical reasons.

El-Zakzaky and Wife, Zeenat El-Zakzakay
January 25, 2022

UN condemns murder of Mexican journalist who sought president’s protection

The female veteran journalist had just won a lawsuit against her former employer for unfair labour practices and wrongful termination.

UN Secretary-General António Guterres and Lourdes Maldonado Lopez
January 25, 2022

Ex-Gov. Nyame sues CBN, Taraba govt over non-payment of pension arrears

The court on July 12, 2019 ordered the payment of the sum of N151.1 million being the unpaid pension arrears for Mr Nyame and three others.

January 25, 2022

Alcoholic drinks we seized were given to police: Hisbah

On Tuesday, the Jigawa Hisbah Board said it seized no fewer than 1,906 bottles of assorted alcoholic drinks in 2021.

Hisbah destroying bottles