Sat. Sep 24th, 2022

Jessie Belema

A 46-year-old incest suspect, Segun Oluwole, tells DAUD OLATUNJI how he allegedly raped his 17-year-old daughter What is your name and what do you do for a living? My name is Segun Oluwole; 46 years of age. I am a Christian and I attend CAC.  I am a government worker; Abeokuta South Traffic Mayor; and


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A businesswoman, Mrs Oluwabunmi Elemese, is the mother of an 18-year-old student of Ipetu-Ijesa College of Technology, Ipetu-Ijesa, Osun State, Tomiwa Olonade, who allegedly committed suicide according to the police. The bereaved mother, who disagrees about the cause of his son’s death, speaks to BOLA BAMIGBOLA about the tragic incident The police, in a recent


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Efforts by the Federal Capital Territory Administration to restore the Abuja masterplan will lead to the demolition of more illegal buildings, ABIODUN SANUSI reports The Federal Capital Territory Administration is poised to restore the Abuja masterplan and the development has led to the demolition of several buildings. However, the administration has however warned that more


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OPEOLUWANI AKINATAYO examines the debate over the cleanup of Ogoniland in Rivers State despite the release of billions of naira for the project Despite the several millions of dollars released out of the $1bn pledged for the first phase of the cleanup of Ogoniland, the area continues to drown in the murky oil-spill-laced soil which


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A Kano State Chief Magistrate’s Court has remanded a 47-year-old Chinese, Geng Quanrong, who was accused of killing his ex-lover, Ummukulthum Buhari, aka Ummita, in the state. Quanrong was arraigned by the Kano State Police Command on Wednesday for allegedly killing Buhari, a 23-year-old graduate of Agriculture Science from the Kampala University, Uganda. A senior


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September 2, 2022, was a sad day for the leaders and members of the Peoples Redemption Party in Ogun State following the death of their governorship candidate, Prof Olufemi Bamgbose, at the age of 54. The worse hit was his 44-year-old widow, Reverend Mary Bamgbose, who, in this interview with DAUD OLATUNJI, speaks on the


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Chuba and Chine Ezekwesili, who are both designers and dancers, are the twin boys of the former Vice President of the World Bank and Nigeria’s former Minister of Education, Mrs Oby Ezekwesili. They both speak to GODFREY GEORGE about their mother’s legacy What was it like growing up under your mother, Oby Ezekwesili? It was


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AS in other parts of the world, Nigeria presently faces the risk of flooding, according to the 2022 seasonal climate prediction released by the Nigerian Meteorological Agency and the annual Flood Outlook published by the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency. The National Emergency Management Agency said this may result in calamitous consequences with at least 32


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Chuba  Ezekwesili is one of the twin sons of former Minister of Education and ex-Vice President of the World Bank, Dr Obiageli (Oby) Ezekwesili. Chuba speaks to GODFREY GEORGE about his mother’s personality and core values What was it like growing up under your mother, Dr Oby Ezekwesili? It was different. I would say it


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