An Upper Sharia Court, sitting at Rijiyar Lemo in Kano State, has sentenced nine persons to death for blasphemy against the Prophet of Islam. Abdul-Inyas, Hajiya Mairo and seven others who were tried secretly, according to Premium Times report, committed the offence in June, 2015.
Five students from various secondary schools in Anambra will represent Nigeria at the 27th World Schools Debating Championship scheduled for Singapore from June 27 and July 3. The students are: Adachukwu Onyekwena (Girls Secondary School, Amaenyi, Awka), Nnamdi Udoji (Dennis Memorial Grammar School, Onitsha) and
The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency on Monday released a new template for Premium Motor Spirit, popularly known as petrol, which puts its open market price at N134.60 per litre. With the new price, the Federal Government now spends N47.60 per litre on petrol subsidy,
Dare-devil Armed robbers, on Wednesday, raided some banks on Ikorodu area of Lagos State, carting away unspecified amount of money. TheStreetReporters.com reliably gathered the robbers attacked the banks located at Ipakodo Ebute, near Ogolonto in Ikorodu before making their escape in speed boats, which they
A female suicide bomber killed many people and herself in a crowded market in Wagir, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State on Tuesday, according to a report by Daily Trust. Malam Usaini Jibril, a driver who conveyed the injured to Sani Abatcha Hospital, Damaturu,
There were indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may have turned down a bailout request by state governors owing months in arrears of salaries of workers in their states at the end of a meeting with 36 governors in the presidential Villa, Abuja, on Tuesday. The