Crime

Suicide: Police Investigate Death of Jilted Lover in Kano_Ada Nkong

The Police Command in Kano State says it has begun investigations into the death of a 22-year-old jilted lover, Ashiru Danrimi, who allegedly committed suicide. The spokesman of the Command, Mr Abdullahi Haruna, a DSP, confirmed the development in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Sunday. Haruna alleged that… Continue reading Suicide: Police Investigate Death of Jilted Lover in Kano_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

UK Based Business Man Moves to Sue NAPTIP for Violating Court Orders_Ada Nkong

A UK/Nigera based business man says he has commenced moves through his lawyer to commit the DG of NAPTIP , Julie Okay Donli to prison for violating a court order to release him from her custody. The court order was served on her when it was apparent that the business man has been locked up… Continue reading UK Based Business Man Moves to Sue NAPTIP for Violating Court Orders_Ada Nkong

Judiciary · POLITICS

Ondo PDP leaders ask judge to withdraw from suit over party congresses_Femi Ehiabhi

Leaders of People Democratic Party members (PDP) in Ondo state have asked the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Olarenwaju Akeredolu to reassign their case on local and state Congresses pending before the State High Court. There have been disputes in some Local Governments over the outcome of the PDP Local and State congresses. While… Continue reading Ondo PDP leaders ask judge to withdraw from suit over party congresses_Femi Ehiabhi

Crime

DSS Arrests Ibrahim Magu _Ada Nkong

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has allegedly been arrested by the Department of State Services.Reports say he was arrested over allegations that he owns four properties and that he was allegedly transferring funds abroad through a third party. According to a report by Sahara reporters, he was arrested at… Continue reading DSS Arrests Ibrahim Magu _Ada Nkong

Crime

Enugu State to Investigate, Prosecute Child Abuse Perpetrator_Ada Nkong

The Enugu state Commissioner of Police has warned that perpetrators of child abuse in the state will not be dealt with lightly.This follows trending pictures on social media of a 10 year old girl badly scarred and injured by her guardian. A release by ASP Daniel Ekea reads: Following a credible information received at Enugu… Continue reading Enugu State to Investigate, Prosecute Child Abuse Perpetrator_Ada Nkong

Crime

US House Passes ‘George Floyd ‘ Police Reform Bill_Ada Nkong

The US House of Representatives has passed a sweeping police reform bill that currently has little prospect of becoming law amid partisan gridlock. The Democratic-controlled chamber voted 236-181 for the measure mainly along party lines on Thursday night. The legislation is named after George Floyd, the unarmed black man whose death in police custody last… Continue reading US House Passes ‘George Floyd ‘ Police Reform Bill_Ada Nkong

BRUTALITY · Crime · FAMILY

For not aborting, wife brutalised in Ondo State_Femi Ehiabhi

A 35-year-old man, Bebu Abiodun, allegedly brutalised his wife, Ronke Adeyemi (33) for refusing to abort her 3-month-old pregnancy in Ode-Irele, Ondo State. According to Ronke’s brother, Jimmy Adekunle, the husband beat her and inserted his hands in her private part in an attempt to remove the fetus from her belly. He claimed that the… Continue reading For not aborting, wife brutalised in Ondo State_Femi Ehiabhi

Judiciary

Appeal Court Upholds Oshiomhole’s Suspension as Chairman_Ada Nkong

A three-man panel of the Court of Appeal has affirmed the suspension of Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a judgment delivered by Justice Mohammed Lamido, the three-man panel dismissed Oshiomhole’s appeal for lacking in merit. The panel accordingly affirmed the decision of an Abuja High Court which had… Continue reading Appeal Court Upholds Oshiomhole’s Suspension as Chairman_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

Senate Confirms Dongban- Mensem Appeal Court President_Ada Nkong

The Senate has confirmed Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem as the President of the Court of Appeal. Newsannexonline recalls that President, Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), had written to the Senate to approve the nomination of Justice Dongban-Mensem as the PCA.Following the report of the Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters by Senator Opeyemi Bamidele which said… Continue reading Senate Confirms Dongban- Mensem Appeal Court President_Ada Nkong