87-Year-Old Woman Pleads Guilty, Remanded in Prison for Drug Trafficking

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday, remanded an 87-year-old woman, Maria Agbomabiwon, in prison custody for dealing in 10.3 kg of Marijuana.

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday, remanded an 87-year-old woman, Maria Agbomabiwon, in prison custody for dealing in 10.3 kg of Marijuana.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Don’t Arrest People, We Only Win Elections – Ruling Party

[Premium Times] The ruling All Progressives Congress has told the opposition Peoples Democratic Party to leave it out of the travails of its members who have issues with law enforcement agencies.

[Premium Times] The ruling All Progressives Congress has told the opposition Peoples Democratic Party to leave it out of the travails of its members who have issues with law enforcement agencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Orders Interim Forfeiture of Ikoyi Property Where $43.3 Million Was Found

[Premium Times] Justice Saliu Saidu of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the temporary forfeiture to the Federal Government of Flat 7B, Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos.

[Premium Times] Justice Saliu Saidu of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the temporary forfeiture to the Federal Government of Flat 7B, Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Over Half Under Five Nigerian Children Risk Growing Abnormally – Expert

[Premium Times] Over 60 per cent of under five Nigerian children stand the risk of not developing appropriately due to poor nutrition, a UNICEF Education specialist, Swadchet Sanky has said.

[Premium Times] Over 60 per cent of under five Nigerian children stand the risk of not developing appropriately due to poor nutrition, a UNICEF Education specialist, Swadchet Sanky has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Approve 3 Modular Refineries in Edo – Oil Minister

[Vanguard] As business leaders storm Benin City, the Edo State capital, Friday, for the Alaghodaro Investment Summit, Minister of State Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, on Thursday in Benin City said the Federal Government is already processing a…

[Vanguard] As business leaders storm Benin City, the Edo State capital, Friday, for the Alaghodaro Investment Summit, Minister of State Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, on Thursday in Benin City said the Federal Government is already processing applications received for the establishment of seven modular refineries in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Whistle Blower On Ikoyi Money Now a Millionaire – Anti-Graft Agency

[Guardian] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says the “young man” who blew the whistle on the massive stash of money recovered from an apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos, is now a millionaire.

[Guardian] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says the "young man" who blew the whistle on the massive stash of money recovered from an apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos, is now a millionaire.

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Fluid, Unpredictable but Mugabe Stays in Power – What Happens Next?

[News24Wire] It’s been an incredible week in Zimbabwe. A man once thought to be untouchable – former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa – has been sacked and expelled from the ruling party and has fled into exile. What does that mean for ordinary Zimbab…

[News24Wire] It's been an incredible week in Zimbabwe. A man once thought to be untouchable - former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa - has been sacked and expelled from the ruling party and has fled into exile. What does that mean for ordinary Zimbabweans?

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Defiant President Zuma Mocks Books Written About Him

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma mocked books which had been written about him as well as MPs’ reading habits when he addressed the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) on Thursday afternoon.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma mocked books which had been written about him as well as MPs' reading habits when he addressed the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) on Thursday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa