A Nineteen-year-old Damilola Akintilo has been arrested by the Osun State Police Command for allegedly raping a sick four-year-old girl in Ile-Ife. The suspect reportedly took the infant into the bush in Ita Olopo, Ilode Road, Ile-Ife on Wednesday and raped her. According to reports, the victim was sick and left in the room by […]

Britain’s main opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has urged parliament to oust Prime Minister Boris Johnson before he takes the splintered country out of the EU without a deal. Corbyn on Wednesday called on members of other parties who fear the economic consequences of a chaotic “no-deal Brexit” to vote no-confidence in Johnson’s government […]

The President and founder, African Broadband Limited, owners of RoyalFM, RoyalTimes and RoyalTV online, Engineer Gbenga Adebayo, has felicitated with Muslim faithful as they celebrate Eid-el-Kabir, with an admonition for all to remain steadfast and committed in service to humanity. He also urged them to use this Salah occasion to pray for the nation, as […]

Of the many broken promises the Nigerian government has made to the Nigerian people, one remains largely overlooked: the promise of social security. Social security refers to organised collective protection of the individual against poverty, disease, or idleness caused by loss of income due to unforeseen circumstances.   Chapter two, section sixteen, sub-section two(d) of […]

Too many of us have become accustomed to the mistreatment of domestic help.   What is unknown to many Nigerians is that domestic workers are the backbone of all Nigerian industry. Life in busy commercial centres such as Lagos, Port Harcourt and Abuja is so fast-paced that working professionals rarely have time to perform even […]

  In the past few years, the natural hair movement has seen a dramatic resurgence. With the rise of social media tutorials and blogs regarding natural hair care, more and more Nigerian women are embracing the natural kinks and coils in their hair.   While some women argue that they returned their hair to its […]

The governorship candidate on the platform of Action Alliance (AA) in Imo, Mr Uche Nwosu, has urged Nigerians to shun the call for “RevolutionNow” protest saying it is capable of causing uncontrollable crisis in the country. Nwosu gave the advice in an interview with journalists in Abuja on Friday while reacting to the protest organised […]

The bail request by a former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Prof Maurice Iwu over alleged fraud of N1.23bn has been set at N1bn with two sureties in like sum. One of the sureties, according to Justice Chuka Obiozor, who ruled on the bail application on Friday, said, must own a landed […]

The immediate past Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has denied involvement in the Nine point nine billion naira fraud said to have been discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Ambode said none of his accounts contained Nine point nine billion naira let alone being frozen by the EFCC. He said in […]

The Chairmen of Nigeria Labour Congress, Uchenna Obigwe, said the organised labour in Abia State had issued a seven-day ultimatum to the state government ahead of a strike over the unpaid arrears of workers’ salaries and allowances in the state. The ultimatum was contained in a statement jointly issued in Umuahia on Friday by the […]

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