Friday, January 28, 2022

Rights

January 25, 2022

Minimum Wage: NLC strike threat uncalled-for, says Kogi govt

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has condemned the Nigeria Labour Congress’ threat to go on strike, describing it as uncalled-for.

Yahaya Bello
January 24, 2022

Alleged Forgery: Court to arraign HEDA chairman February 7

The HEDA chairman is being charged with cyber-stalking for allegedly circulating a fake audio of a phone interview of Mohammed Adoke.

January 24, 2022

Court convicts skit maker ‘D General’ of drug trafficking

In convicting the skit maker, and cinematographer Caleb William, the court cautioned them to “go and sin no more”.

January 24, 2022

Court issues arrest warrant against Diezani Alison-Madueke

The EFCC says the application was part of the requirements by the office of the Attorney General of the Federation for her extradition.

Dieazani Alison-Madueke
January 24, 2022

Senator drags ex-wife of Fani-Kayode to court over alleged defamation

The lawmaker had been accused by Precious Chikwendu of using the police to intimidate her with regards to the feud between her former husband.

January 24, 2022

Sales girl, one other docked for stealing hair extensions

The judge admitted the defendants to bail in the sum of N200,000 with two sureties each in like sum.

Hair extensions, Gavel
January 24, 2022

Child Sexual Abuse: Feminist activists want ex-Pope Benedict to stop using papal name

Now 94 years old, the former Pope, Joseph Ratzinger, is charged with four counts of misconduct, for which he has denied.

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI
January 24, 2022

Five men docked for smoking marijuana in public

The police charged Saheed Raimi, 47; Atari Samson, 20; Abayomi Adeduro, 31; Samson Abiodun, 22 and Odedele Yemi, 25, with two counts….

Weed
January 23, 2022

Group advocates justice for kidnapped 5-year-old pupil killed by her teacher

The child was killed by the school proprietor, Abdulmalik Abubakar, after he had demanded N6 million ransom from her parent.

Hanifa Abubakar and Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ)
January 22, 2022

UN tasks Taliban on missing female activists

The United Nations on Saturday called on the Taliban to provide information on the whereabouts of two women rights activists.

TALIBAN