Woman hides dead mother in freezer to collect her 10 years pension

The freezer was found at the end of the garden of the woman’s property A woman kept her dead mother hidden in a freezer for ten years so she could continue to claim an old age pension equivalent to £1700-a-month, prosecutors revealed today. The 90-year-old’ corpse was found after detectives started investigating the alleged social […]

Indonesia to buy more crude oil from Nigeria

Indonesia to buy more crude oil from Nigeria By Edith ike-Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said Indonesia has indicated its interest in increasing its purchase of crude oil from Nigeria. The NNPC in a statement signed by Mr Ndu Ughamadu NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affairs division in Abuja on Tuesday disclosed […]

NYSC DG decries conditions at orientation camps

NYSC Director General (DG), Brig Gen Suleiman Kazaure has expressed displeasure at the state of affairs of many NYSC Orientation Camps in the country. The DG voiced is displeasure on Tuesday at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp, Yikpata, Edu Local Government of Kwara. Speaking with Journalists, Gen Kazaure said he was at the camp to […]

Oyo to generate 1,000 megawatts from wastes

Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi The Oyo State Government is to generate  1,000 megawatts from wastes  following the signing of a  Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) with some power-generating firms. The state government on Wednesday in Ibadan signed an MoU with Siemens International, MRF1 and West African Energy on  conversion of waste to energy. Gov. Abiola Ajimobi […]

Police nab 3 Igbonla students’ kidnap suspects

Inspector-General of Police team arrest 3 kidnap suspects The Special Intelligence Response Team of the Inspector- General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, says three suspects in connection with the kidnapping of six students of Model College, Igbonla, have been arrested. According to ACP Abba Kyari, the three suspects arrested had been involved in various kidnap incidents […]

Ambode gets Osinbajo’s approval to rebuild airport road

Ambode, with Acting President Osinbajo and House of Reps Majority leader, Femi Gbajabiamila The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has granted permission to the Lagos State Government to embark upon a reconstruction of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road from Oshodi. Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tunji Bello, said Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has commended […]