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NGO advocates stringent penalties against rape

The Women’s Right Advancement and Protection Alternative (WRAPA), an NGO, has called for stringent punitive measures against rape to deter offenders. Mrs Anisa Ari,...

Suicide: Gender activist recommends modern approach to deal with mental disorder

A Gender Equality Advocate, Anisa Ari, has called on the Federal government to explore modern approach to mental disorder amongst Nigerian youths, to stem...

UK minister quits before Johnson becomes no-deal Brexit PM

A British minister quit on Monday, the latest resignation before the country’s presumed new Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, takes office and could launch a...

Inauguration: APC calls assembly members in Edo, Bauch State undemocratic

The All Progressives Congress (APC) says political actions of some members of houses of assembly in Bauchi State and Edo in the inauguration of...

Kenyan finance minister to be prosecuted over graft -prosecutor

Kenya’s finance minister, Henry Rotch, will be arrested and charged over alleged corruption related to the construction of two dams, the chief prosecutor said...

Police arraign architect for allegedly impersonating ICPC official

The police on Monday arraigned a 40-year-old architect, Idris Unkange, in a Wuse Zone II Magistrates’ Court , for allegedly impersonating an official of...

DIALOGUE: Bandits commanders agree to suspend attacks in Zamfara

Bandits commanders in Birnin-Magaji Local Government Area of Zamfara, on Friday agreed to suspend attacks on the people at a dialogue meeting with the...

5 inmates bag degrees in Kirikiri prison – NOUN VC

Five inmates of Maximum Security Prison in Kirikiri, Lagos, have bagged university degrees from National Open University (NOUN). The Vice Chancellor of NOUN, Prof....

Security:Tambuwal warns against harassing, killing innocent Fulani

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State on Friday cautioned local vigilantes against harrassment and killing of innocent Fulani over bandits attacks in the state....

Presidency to Shi’ite Members: Stop unwarranted protests, let court decide El-Zakzaky’s fate

The Presidency has appealed to El-Zakzaky-led Shiite members to desist from needless violent, street protests and await the decision of the court in Kaduna...