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Retired Justice Of The Supreme Court, Justice Adolphus Karibi-Whyte Dies At 88

The renowned former Justice of Supreme Court of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Adolphus Karibi-Whyte had just passed on. The late jurist was an epitome of knowledge and a Professor of Law who hails from Abonnema, Rivers State. Justice Karibi-Whyte was in 1976, appointed as a Judge of the Federal Revenue Court where he began is illustrious judicial...

Merger won’t lead to job loss – Ngige

THERE are fears that the implementation of the Stephen Oronsaye Committee report may lead to the scrapping of some MDAs and subsequent job loss. What is the true situation? First and foremost, we are not using the Oronsaye’s report hook, line and sinker and we are not going to implement. What has happened was that...

COVID-19 scare grips Bonny as 11 Persons die

Palpable fear has gripped Bonny Island, Rivers State following the sudden death of eleven persons in the past two weeks. Seven persons died in Bonny this week and complain of person who lost sense of smell, taste, malaria, weakness, vomiting and stooling had heightened concern about a possible outbreak of COVID-19. A Bonny community leader, who...

18-Year-Old Stabs Husband To Death In Bauchi Over Frequent Sex

The police in Bauchi State, on Thursday, paraded 18-year-old woman, Salma Hassan, who stabbed her husband, one Mohammed Mustapha, in the chest leading to his death. The incident occurred in Itas-Gadau, headquarters of Itas-Gadau Local Government Area of Bauchi State. Parading the suspect on behalf of the State Commissioner of Police, Philip Maku, the Bauchi State...

Hungary Bars Citizens From Legally Changing Gender

Hungary’s parliament voted Tuesday to bar nationals from legally changing their gender, defying protests at home and abroad and warnings that transgender citizens will face greater discrimination. The text of the new law as passed says gender would be defined as “biological sex based on primary sex characteristics and chromosomes”. The law makes it impossible to...

Police Kill Four Suspected Kidnappers In Katsina

Police in Katsina state have on Thursday gunned down Four (4) suspected kidnappers terrorising Karo, Gangamawa and Kwari villages of Dutsinma and Jibia Local Government Areas of the state. Briefing journalists before the command headquarters in Katsina, the state police commissioner, CP Sanusi Buba noted that the suspects who were reportedly armed with sophisticated weapons...

Police Rescue Four NYSC Corps Members And One Other, Recover Two Rifles

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force today March 11, 2020, rescued four NYSC corps members who were kidnapped on March 9, 2020, along Funtua-Gusau Road on their way to NYSC Orientation Camp, Gusau in Zamfara State. The successful rescue operation came as a result of diligent and intense intelligence gathering and sustained coordinated operations. The corps...

Floyd Mayweather’s Ex-Girlfriend Found Dead

Josie Harris, an ex-girlfriend of Floyd Mayweather who had three children with the former champion boxer, has been found dead at her suburban Los Angeles home, authorities said Wednesday. Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva told KABC-TV that 40-year-old Josie Lynn Harris was the mother of three of Mayweather’s children. She was found dead in a...

PHOTOS: 24 Killed In Jigawa Road Crash

No fewer than 24 people have been killed in a ghastly motor accident around Gwamfai Village in Jahun Local Government of Jigawa State, north-west Nigeria. A media aide to the Jigawa State Governor, Auwal Sankara, confirmed the incident to Channels Television on Monday. The governor’s aide explained that the accident occurred after the driver of the...

Police Kill Five Crime Suspects, Arrest Five Others In Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command has killed five suspected members of a notorious syndicate of Bandits, kidnappers, and armed robbers in Katsina State. Members of the group were said to be terrorising Malumfashi, Faskari, Dandume, Bakori, Kankara, and Sabuwa Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Katsina and neighbouring Kano and Zamfara States. The Commissioner of Police in...

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