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UNILAG student speaks on fatal stabbing of Super TV boss

Nigeria, June 24 -- A student of the University of Lagos on Thursday told journalists how she fatally stabbed the chief executive officer of Super TV, Usifo Ataga, in a lodge in Lekki, Lagos. The pol... Read More


Woman regains freedom after spending 10 years in prison without trial

Nigeria, June 24 -- Titilayo Benson, a 38-year-old woman who had been held at the Female correctional Facility, Kirikiri, for about 10 years without trial, regained her freedom on Thursday. Mrs Benso... Read More


Baba Ijesha: Lagos govt opposes actor's bail application

Nigeria, June 24 -- Prosecutors from the Lagos State Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP) on Thursday opposed the bail application made by counsels to Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly known as Baba I... Read More


JUST IN: Court grants Baba Ijesha bail

Nigeria, June 24 -- A court has granted bail to a popular Nigerian actor accused of sexually assaulting a teenager. The Lagos State High Court in Ikeja granted Olanrewaju Omiyinka, popularly called B... Read More


Suspected robbers involved in road crash after committing crime

Nigeria, June 23 -- Three suspected armed robbers on Saturday were involved a ghastly motor accident at Ode-Remo, Ogun State, while escaping with a car they allegedly snatched at gunpoint. Abimbola O... Read More


Lagos council chairman dies

Nigeria, June 22 -- The chairperson of Eti Osa local government, Rafiu Olatunji, has died on Monday night at his Sangotedo residence. He died from a long-term illness. Mr Olatunji is a member of the ... Read More


Man arrested for allegedly raping 60-year-old woman

Nigeria, June 21 -- The police in Ogun State have arrested one Adeshina Adebowale for allegedly raping a 60-year-old woman at Idanyin area of the state on Sunday. This was contained in a statement re... Read More


Police arrest three suspected land grabbers in Ogun

Nigeria, June 20 -- The police in Ogun have arrested three suspects for alleged land-grabbing at the Odogbolu area of the state. Abimbola Oyeyemi, the police spokesperson, said in a statement on Sund... Read More


JUST IN: Court clears Nigerian senator, Nwaoboshi, of fraud charges

Nigeria, June 18 -- A Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed the N322million money laundering charges filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against Peter Nwaoboshi, a senator... Read More


127 suspected traffic robbers arrested in Lagos in four months - Police

Nigeria, June 17 -- At least 127 suspected traffic robbers were arrested in Lagos State between March and June this year, the police have said. Muyiwa Adejobi, the police spokesperson, in a statement... Read More