Photo: Hoodlums Kill Alfa Abu, wife and children in Ijebu-Ode

A 35 year-old Muslim cleric, Sheikh Yusuf Amzat-Salam, also known as Alfa Abu,  his wife and four children were killed by hoodlums in the early hours of Tuesday in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. The incident occurred at Atiba area of Odogbolu Local Government Area. The eldest child, a girl aged 11,  her twin brothers, aged 8…

Tragedy 5 children of same parents die in Abuja inferno

A tragedy of great proportion has befallen a family in Abuja after five children of the same parents lost their lives in a fire disaster. It was a monumental tragedy after five young children of the same parents lost their lives in a fire outbreak in the Mpape community in Bwari Area Council of the…

Incest – See man who impregnated daughter, dumped baby inside well

The Bauchi State Police Command has unveiled the face of a man who had incestuous sex with his daughter, impregnated her and dumped the baby inside a well. The Bauchi State Police Command has unveiled the face of the man who had incestuous sexual relationships with his own daughter, resulting in a pregnancy. The 55-year-old…

Principal Denied Bail For Impregnating Student

The court, which rejected his bail plea on Wednesday, ordered that Mohammed, who is the Vice Principal of Government Day Secondary School, Tunga, be remanded in prison custody. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that the accused was arraigned on a two-count charge of unlawful sexual intercourse with a child, and impregnating a female…

What Relationship is Your Cousin’s Child?

  Children of your cousin are actually called your “first cousins once removed.” Your cousin’s child is NOT your second cousin as is commonly believed. The appropriate name for addressing your cousin’s child is niece or nephew, even though they are actually first cousins once removed. What does “Once Removed” Mean? The term “once removed”…

In Abuja Man to receive 10 strokes of cane for stealing bucket of paint

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered that Abubakar Adamu be given 10 strokes of the cane for stealing a bucket of paint and a carton of tiles. The presiding judge, Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq, who ordered the punishment, warned him to desist from committing crime in future. Adamu, who resides at Aminu…

Judges’ Arrest ‘Arrest of judges sad but necessary’ – Constitutional lawyer

Constitutional lawyer, Professor Itsay Sagay (SAN) has described the recent dramatic arrests of some judges as sad but inevitable. Sagay, who is the  Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), said “expanding epidemic of judicial corruption” has sabotaged the invincibility and utmost respect judges once possessed. As contained in a statement issued on Tuesday, October 11,…