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63-year-old doctor faces trial for having sex with mentally-ill patients

A 63-year-old doctor accused of having sex with his patients went on trial in the Southern German state of Bavaria on Monday, the...

Policemen swap wives, sacked for ‘immoral conduct’

The US Supreme Court on Monday let stand a Louisiana sheriff’s firing of two of his deputies for swapping wives and families, refusing...

One dead, others injured in Ibadan fracas

Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan Two members of suspected cult groups clashed on Monday in Oke-Ado area of Ibadan, leading to the death of one person,...

Politician dumps baby in well for ‘Juju’ to win election in Taraba (Photos)

There was confusion and panic earlier today in Jalingo, the capital city of Taraba after an aspiring politician planning to contest in the...

Kidnappers abduct four, kill one in Niger

Agence France-Presse/Getty ImagesThe Niger Police Command on Monday announced the kidnapping of two persons each from Zazzaga and Masuku villages. The acting Public...

[PHOTOS] One killed, two injured in Edo auto crash

Alexander Okere, Benin One person was on Monday reportedly killed and two others injured in an auto crash in Oredo Local Government Area of...

Prices of tomatoes, pepper, onions drop by 45%

Ahead of Christmas celebration, prices of tomatoes, pepper and onions have reduced by about 45 per cent in Lagos, checks have shown. Price checks...

Man bags 10-yrs imprisonment for drug trafficking

BBCJustice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos, on Monday, sentenced and convicted a 35-year-old Cote d’Ivoire-based Nigerian, Grou...

I’m childless because I aborted several pregnancies while dating –Wife

A hotelier, Oluwafemi Ajadi, on Monday asked an Agege Customary Court in Lagos to dissolve his 16-year marriage to his wife, Chinwe, over...

Six-year-old boy accused of rape

A six-year-old boy was accused of rape, according to new figures that revealed children under 10 were alleged to have carried out 20,000...

My wife accused me of infidelity, threatened to set me ablaze – Man tells...

File PhotoAn Igando Customary Court on Monday dissolved a five-year marriage between, Mr Nicholas Johnson, and his wife, Adesola, 35, over threat...

Court jails 21-year-old for impersonating army man

File PhotoA Jos Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday sentenced a 21-year-old man, Mohammed Ahmed, who impersonated an army man. Chief Magistrate Jovita Binjin...

Bomb explodes at New York’s Port Authority

There are reports of a possible terror attack in New York City, after an explosion was felt Monday morning in a Subway station...

Fake soldier bags six months jail term

File PhotoA Jos Chief Magistrates’ Court on Friday sentenced a 21-year-old man, Mohammed Ahmed, who impersonated an army man. Chief Magistrate Jovita Binjin...

Trader seeks dissolution of marriage to lazy husband

File PhotoAfter 10 years of marriage to a completely lazy husband, a trader, Mrs Awawu Oseni, wants an Igando Customary Court in...

My husband impregnated another woman – Woman tells court

India TVA 36-year-old petty trader, Mrs Elizabeth Shofunde, who claimed that her husband impregnated another woman, on Monday prayed an Igando Customary...

UN seeks urgent resettlement of 1,300 refugees stranded in Libya

The United Nations urgently appealed Monday for countries to take in 1,300 “extremely vulnerable” refugees stranded in Libya, following revelations of horrific abuse...

Driver docked over theft of bags of maize

File PhotoA 24-year-old driver, Mansur Lawan, who allegedly stole 600 bags of maize worth N3.3 million from his employer, on Monday appeared...

NYSC begs Aregbesola to support corps members with extra pay

Femi Makinde, Osogbo The National Youth Service Corps has appealed to the Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, to start paying allowances to corps members...

Truck kills one, injures another in Ogun

An early morning road crash in Ota, Ogun State, on Monday left one person dead and another injured the Federal Road Safety Corps...

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