I-G seeks stringent punishment for kidnappers

The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has called for stringent punishment for kidnappers to check the menace of kidnappings in the country. Idris made the call at a meeting with Commissioners of Police and above in Abuja on Wednesday. “We have not seen where kidnap suspects were convicted and jailed for committing the […]

Sagay seeks punishment for SANs frustrating grand corruption cases

Chairman Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption Professor Itse Sagay SAN has advocated “stiff punishment for counsel, particularly Senior Advocates, who have turned obstruction and frustration of proceedings on high-profile corruption cases into an art.” Sagay said such punishment for SANs must include denial of right of appearance in such high profile and grand corruption cases. […]

Okowa Meets Gbaramatu, Ogbe-Ijoh, Aladja Communities

… Says Dialogue Remains The Best Option To Settling Disputes DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has sued for peace between the people of Gbaramatu, Aladja, and Udu communities in the state, saying communities should always apply dialogue as the best way of settling dispute. Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (left) in warm […]

6 funny misconceptions about Hausa people

The Hausa ethnic group is one of the three major ethnic groups in Nigeria and is one of the largest ethnic groups in Africa. The bulk of the Hausa people are based in northern Nigeria, though there are a few in parts of Southern Nigeria. The Hausas are largely pastoral and ‘agrocentric’; this is why […]