The Delta State Police Command on Tuesday killed two men, who specialised in dispossessing people of their valuables in Warri metropolis.
Justice Abdul-Azeez Waziri of Yola High Court on Tuesday fixed July 16 to hear the suit challenging the conduct of congresses of the All Progressives Congress in Adamawa.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that some aggrieved members of APC led by Mr Dimas Ezra and three others went to the court seeking a declaration that the party’s congresses never held in the state.
Joined in the suit are the APC and the newly elected state executives of the party in the state.
The judge, who was delivering ruling on a motion by the plaintiffs, agreed that all the defendants within and outside the state could be served through substituted means or by pasting.
He, however, struck out the request to stop the new state executive members of the party from attending the national convention of the party in Abuja, as it was belated.
The Niger State Emergency Management Agency says eight corpses have so far been recovered following a downpour in Rafi-Gora village and Gangare Saji in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state.
The Director-General of the agency, Alhaji Ibrahim Inga, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Tuesday.
Inga said that seven teenage girls were washed away by flood in Rafin-Gora market, while three children died in Anguwan Gangare Saji in Kontagora as a result of the flood.
He said that the teenage girls were inside a shop in Rafi-Gora market when the flood struck, while the three children fell inside sewage while attempting to remove a shoe from the facility.
He said that the dead bodies were recovered by local divers in collaboration with desk officers of NSEMA.
He said one boy was rescued alive by a truck driver plying the road in Rafi-Gora village.
“The boy that survived was holding tight to a tree when the truck driver saw him and rescued him,” the…
Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been arrested on Tuesday, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Authorities in South African have commenced investigation after South African woman who was pronounced dead at scene of car crash, suddenly became alive inside a morgue fridge.
President Muhammadu Buhari, who returned to Abuja last night from AU Summit in Mauritania, is billed to hold bilateral talks with President Emmanuel Macron of France at presidential villa, Abuja, today at 4.00p.m.
The Secretary-General, Miyetti Kautal Hore, Mr Saleh Alhassan, says the arrest of suspects made over the killings at a Benue Catholic Church has vindicated the association and its herdsmen and therefore demands an apology from Governor Samuel Ortom
There are more than 200, 000 Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) awaiting collection in Enugu state, according to the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, Mr Emeka Ononamadu.
Former England and Manchester United star Wayne Rooney, who completed a $13million move to D.C. United on Monday is billed to play his first match for the club on 14 July.
Intermittent fasting reduces Multiple Sclerosis (MS)-like symptoms, a study
on mice by U.S. researchers shows.