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Seven pregnant girls escape from Lagos baby factory

Samson Folarin Barely two weeks after 19 pregnant girls were rescued from a baby factory in Lagos State, another set of pregnant girls has been...

Victims of Ososa River accident yet to be found after three days

Bodies of the 10 passengers of a commercial bus that plunged into Ososa River in Ogun State are still missing. DAILY POST reported on Wednesday...

Ohanaeze youths to Customs: stop extorting traders

The Ohanaeze Youth Council (OYC) has raised the alarm over the worsening cases of extortion of Igbo traders by officials of the Nigeria Customs...

Omotola, Rita Dominic, others to light up Nollywood Stars Pop-Up Channel set to birth

Launching on Sunday, 6 October and running till Wednesday, 6 November 2019, Africa Magic Nollywood Stars will take all active DStv and GOtv Max and Plus customers...

82-yr-old husband to court: Tell my wife to stop beating me

An 82-year-old man, Godwin Akinola, who approached an Agege customary court in Lagos, to dissolve his 30-year-old marriage, has appealed to the court to plead...

Again, seven pregnant girls rescued in Lagos

Police have rescued seven pregnant ladies and a two-year-old baby at Isolo area of Lagos State. This came six days after 19 girls and a...

Firm denies cheating government after suspects’ confession

The Lagos State police command had arrested a female dismissed worker and her lover for allegedly defrauding the Federal Government of N60 million through...

Woman seeks divorce because her husband refused having more children

A 27-year-old housewife, Faiza Yusuf, on Wednesday dragged her husband, Muhammad Abubakar, before a Shari’a court sitting at Rigasa, Kaduna State, seeking divorce over...

I kidnapped my sister to raise N10m to travel abroad – 22-year-old student confesses

Taraba State police command have arrested a 22-year-old student of the Adamawa State University, Jalingo, Abdulbasid Umar, for kidnapping his ten-year-old sister, Amina Umar. The...

Lagos closes Costain Bridge

The Lagos State government on Wednesday disclosed plans to shut down the Costain Roundabout inwards Funso Williams Avenue for three months, beginning from Thursday...

BBNaija: Ex housmates BamBam, Teddy A, others storm ‘Pepper Dem’ house 

The BBNaija ‘pepper dem’ housemates were treated to a surprise visit on Monday night by former BBNaija housemates from the See Gobe and Double Wahala edition. BamBam, Teddy A,...

NDLEA arrests 28–year-old man with 296.8kg of cannabis in Gombe

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Command in Gombe State has arrested a 28 -year old businessman, Ismail Yusuf for being in possession...

Police arrest pastor during service for infecting member with STI

A Zimbabwean pastor, Seti Magan’a was on Sunday arrested during a church service for allegedly raping and infecting one of his congregants with a...

Council boss lauds back-to-school initiative, seeks more for Ikorodu community

The chairman of the Ijede Local Council Development Association (LCDA), Salisu Fatiu Jimoh, has commended the donation of educational packs, including bags, exercise books,...

Danish ‘double murder’ suspect opens defence Oct 25

An Igbosere High Court in Lagos has adjourned till October 25 for a Danish man, Peter Nielsen, to open his defence to a double murder...

Tiwa Savage’s son, Davido’s daughter among over 10 thousand kids for Nickelodeon’s Nickfest 2019

Imade Adeleke and Jam Jam seem to be emulating the impeccable (and expensive) sense of style of their respective celebrity parents. Both kids who...

For Nigeria to succeed, small businesses must succeed – US Consulate

…Trains 150 emerging entrepreneurs in Owerri   United States Consulate in Nigeria has said that for Nigeria to succeed, young entrepreneurs creating new businesses; generating new...

Jigawa Sharia police seize vehicle containing 389 bottles of beer

Hisbah, the Shari’a Law Enforcement Agency in Jigawa, says it has impounded a Sharon car containing 389 bottles of beer in the state. The state’s...

Man remanded for allegedly defiling 3-year-old girl in Lagos

An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Friday ordered that a 40-year-old man, Udoh Okon, who allegedly defiled a three-year-old girl,...

Buhari congratulates Kano, Plateau governors over election tribunal victories

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Governors Abdullahi Umar Ganduje(Kano) and Simon Lalong (Plateau) on the affirmation of their victories in the March 2019 gubernatorial...

Sound Sultan gets Maltina boost for ‘Jungle Story 2’ concert to Mark 19 years on stage

In celebration of his 19th year as a performer, Sound Sultan will be delivering a brilliant, entertaining and enlightening musical, titled ‘Jungle Story 2’...

JUST IN: Teenager kidnaps 7-year-old boy, demands N3.5m ransom

The Gombe State Police Command, on Thursday, said it has arrested a 19-year-old male resident of Gabukka quarters of Gombe metropolis over alleged kidnapping...

‘It’s been 59 years of wasted dreams, opportunities, deferred hopes’

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, yesterday described Nigeria’s 59 years of independence as a period of wasted dreams, bungled opportunities and deferred hopes. He said...

12-year-old boy confesses to killing autistic girl, 9, in Brazil

A 12-year-old boy has allegedly confessed to the killing of a nine-year-old autistic girl in Brazil. The deceased, Raissa Caparelli, was said to have attended...

Six injured as hit-and-run driver crushes okada rider to death in Ondo

A 35-year-old commercial motorcyclist identified as Tunde Adedeji, was on Friday crushed to death by a hit-and-run driver. The accident occured along Ondo/Ore road, few...

Christ Embassy to launch pidgin version of Holy Bible

The Christ Embassy church says it will soon launch its pidgin version of the Holy Bible to further propagate the words of God. Pastor Eddie...

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