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Driver gets 15-year jail term for raping employer’s daughter, 17

An Ikeja Special Offences Court has sentenced a driver, Francis Apai, to 15 years imprisonment for raping his employer’s 17-year-old daughter in Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Justice Sherifat Solebo sentenced Apai after finding him guilty of a one-count charge of sexual assault by penetration. “The defendant, Francis Apai, is hereby sentenced to 15 years imprisonment without an option of fine,” the judge said. The Prosecutor, Ms Iyabode Oshodi, had told the court that the driver, who resides at 129, Aina Street, Isheri, Lagos, committed the offence on November 19, 2014, at the complainant’s home in Lagos. During the trial, five witnesses, including the complainant, her father and a medical doctor, testified for the prosecution, while Apai testified solely in his own defence. While being led in evidence by the prosecution on January 7, the complainant gave a harrowing account of how she was violently attacked and raped by Apai, who was her mother’s d

Police arrest suspect linked with murder of postgraduate student in Ibadan

The Police Command in Oyo State says it has arrested a suspect linked with the murder of Azeezat Somuyiwa, on June 5 in Ibadan. Topgistpedia had reported that Somuyiwa, a pregnant woman, was murdered in her apartment at Aba Ijefun, Akinyele area, by yet-to-be-identified persons. Read story here: police-confirm-murder-of-postgraduate. The state’s Police Public Relations Officers (PPRO), Olugbenga Fadeyi, who confirmed the incident, said an investigation into the incident had commenced. However, Fadeyi, on Thursday disclosed that a suspect linked to the murder has been arrested. ” A suspect has been arrested with respect to Somuyiwa’s murder and we are currently on that of Bello. ” The police are intensifying efforts to arrest other suspects linked with both incidents,” Fadeyi said. The PPRO also said that the suspect in the Somuyiwa murder was providing useful information that would assist the police in their investigation, NAN reports.

Pretty Nigerian lady allegedly poisoned to death by her friend over a man

A popular Nigerian hair vendor, Annishair has died after allegedly eating a poisoned food by a friend. According to the reports online, the friend who owns a restaurant has been supplying food to her and slowly poisoned her to death, over the interest of a man. She died a few days ago. See some reactions to her death below…

Lockdown: We Are Hungry - Private Schools Teachers Cry Out

TEACHERS of private schools have appealed to the government to assist them with palliatives, saying the prolonged closure of schools as part of measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19 is subjecting them to starvation. In a statement signed by their spokesman, Abdul-Ganiyy Raji, and made available to the Tribune Education in Kaduna, the private school teachers said it would be callous of the government to wait for owners and teachers of private schools to start dying of starvation before it comes to their aid. “We cannot afford to keep ignoring the welfare of private schools teachers. Private school teachers are now hungry. “We must remember that private schools survive primarily on earnings from their customers (parents) and we all know that schools have not collected third term fees from their customers. “All the sources of income of private schools have been blocked by the current lockdown. Government should please do something about private schools,” Raji said. The

EFCC, Police promoting internet frauds in Nigeria – NANS alleges

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has accused men and officers of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission as well as those of the Nigeria Police Force of acts that encourage internet fraud, otherwise known as Yahoo-Yahoo, in Nigeria. NANS alleged that operatives of the EFCC and the police do collect bribe from suspected internet fraudsters and set them free, instead of bringing them to book. The students’ association was reacting to some arrests made by the EFCC and a unit of the police force on some campuses. NANS spokesperson, Azeez Adeyemi, during a press briefing on Thursday in Abeokuta to commemorate the 2020 June 12 celebration, expressed displeasure that the security agents allegedly harass, intimidate and molest Nigerian youths, all in the name of arresting Yahoo-boys. Adeyemi who spoke on different issues affecting the nation, said though NANS does not condone any act of criminality, activities of the EFCC and the police, he said, have been

Lady Tattoos Boyfriend’s Name On Her Face To Prove Her Love For Him (Video)

A Nigerian lady has triggered mixed reactions from Nigerians on social media after she proved her love for her lover in an unusual manner. The lady who is madly in love with her boyfriend identified as Anjola, took a very bold step to prove her love for him, by drawing a tattoo of his name on her face. In a viral video, the lady had “Anjola my love” written on her face by the tattoo artist. Reacting to the video, some Nigerians slammed her for drawing the tattoo on her face, reminding her that the mirror will be her enemy forever, if her boyfriend ever breaks up with her. Here is the video below; VIDEO

Karma is a bitch” – Hushpuppi’s alleged girlfriend mocks him.

Dubai-based Nigerian big boy, Ray Hushpuppi’s alleged girlfriend, Amirah has mocked him after reports of his arrest hit the internet. According to the model, he looks down on people who work for their money based on how they are dressed, while he literally stole the money he used to buy outfits with from poor people. Karma is a bitch according to her and she hopes he likes his prison uniform. “Imagine telling someone they’re not good enough to come and sit with the “rich people” because of how they’re dressed when they bought their clothes which their own money while u literally stole the money that you used to buy outfits with from the poor people. Karma is a bitch. Hope you like orange.” she wrote.

George Floyd’s daughter offered full scholarship to Texas Southern University

On the day George Floyd was laid to rest, Texas Southern University announced it would give a full scholarship to the 6-year-old whose father’s death in custody has spurred global demands for an end to police brutality. TSU’s Board of Regents, with its foundation board, “has approved a fund to provide a full scholarship for Floyd’s beloved daughter, Gianna,” the university announced in a social media post. “TSU’s executive and academic staff will prepare a place for Miss Floyd if she wishes to attend the University.” George Floyd was born in North Carolina and grew up in Houston, where he graduated from Jack Yates High School in the shadow of TSU. Floyd later moved to Minneapolis, where he died on May 25 while detained by police. Floyd’s funeral took place Tuesday in Houston. His family was joined by relatives of other black people who lost their lives at the hands of police. Floyd was buried next to his mother, whom he called for as he was dying.