Obaseki ‘shuns’ Oba of Benin coronation anniversary

December 13, 2021 Patrick Ahanor 0

Edo State governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, was conspicuously absent at the fifth year coronation anniversary/return of the repossessed two Benin artifacts to Oba Ewuare II. Though the State Commissioner for local and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Monday Osaigbovo, represented Obaseki at the event, he was however not invited to present the governor’s address.The artworks were looted at the Benin palace during the 1897 Read More

Elzakzaky, wife drag FG to court over passports seizure

October 18, 2021 Emeka Nze 0

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife Malama Zeenah Ibrahim, have separately approached the Federal High Court in Abuja to challenge the seizure of their international passports by the Department of State Services and the Attorney General of the Federation. In their fundamental rights enforcement suit number FHC/ABJ/CS/230/2021, being filed by Falana chambers, Sheikh Zakzaky and Malama Zeenah Ibrahim told the Read More

Flying Officer’s Cup 2021: Nasarawa Amazons, Edo pull victorious as Honey Badgers cage Royal queens, set for Naija Ratels clash on matchday 6 (PICTURES)

October 14, 2021 Editor 0

Honey badgers of Makurdi on Thursday held Royal Queens of Warri to a 1-1 draw in one of the games decided on matchday five of the ongoing Flying Officer’s Cup 2021. Honey Badgers came from behind to pick an important point against Royal Queens on thursday morning, in the first game of the day 5 of the 2021 Flying Officers Read More

How Ajulo rescued teenager sentenced to death for stealing phone

October 8, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

An Abuja based lawyer, Dr. Kayode Ajulo, has confirmed that a Court of Appeal sitting in Ado Ekiti Judicial Division has discharged and acquitted a teenager Adeolu Bamiteko, who was sentenced to death by a High Court for stealing phone. Bamiteko with one Ayobami Ojo were arraigned in Charge No. HAD/15C/2014 before the High Court presided over by Justice J.O Read More

Police nab robber, bank staff for attempted robbery in Ogun

October 5, 2021 Hakeem Adegbenro 0

The Ogun state police command have arrested one, Olagoke Dare, a staff of Abestone Microfinance bank located in Abeokuta for planning with one, Idowu Tunde to him of a cash sum of N3million belong to the bank. The police spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi in a press statement made available to Blueprint Tuesday, stated that the duo were arrested following the confessional Read More

Money ritual: Suspected ritualists severe girl head, sell hands for N20,000

September 21, 2021 Umar Bayo Abdulwahab 0

Operatives of the Kwara state police command have arrested two suspected money ritualists Femi Adeniji and his accomplice, Shittu Abdulmalik, who severed the head of a young girl for money ritual.Although, the police succeeded in the recovery of the severed head from an uncompleted building, the suspects had sold off one of her hands for N20,000.The incident, according to the Read More