Over the last 37 years, Kaduna State has witnessed numerous violent conflicts, most of which are ethno-religious in nature. Contest for domain controls, resources and religious supremacy has led to the burning of places of worship, homes, markets and public property.
A 45-year-old civil servant, Olusegun Akinsanya, who allegedly obtained N46 million from a woman, Esther Funmilayo, on the pretext of getting governor’s consent in allocating six plots of land to her, on Friday in Lagos got a reprieve of N5 million bail.
No fewer than 30 inmates of the Ilesa Prison in Osun State are rounding off their secondary school studies in readiness for tertiary education later in 2017, NEWSVERGE gathered.
The Department of State Services (DSS), says it has rescued four oil company kidnap victims from their abductors in Port Harcourt.
Scores of market women and men stormed the premises of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday over an alleged plan of the state government to demolish Ojodu Retail Market.
As part of its Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (CR&S) drive, fast growing financial services company, FBNInsurance Limited, has provided a Group Family Shield cover valued at N14.5m for the members of the National Association of Insurance and Pension Correspondents (NAIPCO).
The federal government on Monday, said it intended to amend the 11 counts Criminal charges against Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court to include a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Joe Aji.
Some Christians on Saturday described the appointment of Pastor Joseph Obayemi, as the Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Nigeria, by Pastor Enoch Adeboye, as one based on Godly intuition.
A seven-storey building known as Brazas Plaza, located at the Balogun market extension in Lagos Island, was on Saturday gutted by fire, destroying goods, valuables and cash worth several millions of Naira.
Thousands of people have besieged the resident of one Mr Micheal Ibironke in Ogun since two trees appeared with the inscription of an Arabic word believe to be the name of Allah on it.