Ritual: How pastor, gang members killed, dismembered man in Ogun

The suspects. ‘… the herbalist paid N80,000 as advance payment with the promise to pay the balance of N120,000 on receiving the items’   Police have arrested one pastor and two others for abducting and killing a 39-year-old man identified as Adekunle Muyiwa and dismembering his body for ritual purposes in Ogun State. The Ogun […]

North has no right to dictate who becomes Nigeria’s president –Adebanjo

Ayo Adebanjo   ‘We were brought together not by peace or agreement but by force’   By Valentine Amanze   Leader of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, has said that the Northern region of the country has no right to dictate who becomes President of Nigeria. Adebanjo spoke at a public lecture […]

Court remands two ex-judicial officers in jail over forgery, impersonation

‘The accused persons, Danjuma Bawa, a retired staff of Paiko Magistrate Court, and Usman Abdullahi, a retired staff of Minna High Court, all male from Paiko town, were alleged to have issued a fake affidavit to one Moses Mathew of Lugudna’   The Senior Magistrate Court Paiko, Paikoro Local Government Area (LGA), Niger State, has […]

2023 polls: Pray for devine intervention, cleric urges Christians

 Pastor PeteRock Sadiq (file photo)   ‘We pray that God gives us the best leaders in next year’s general election’   The former Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Niger State chapter, Rev. Matthias Echioda, has advised Christians to pray for divine intervention in the forthcoming 2023 general election. Also read: Nigeria’s ex-Defense Minister, TY […]