Articles Posted in the " murder " Category

  • Murder: court remands suspect in prison custody

    ‎ Jethro Ibileke/Benin The 36-year-old woman who allegedly stabbed and killed a woman with a kitchen knife in Benin, Evelyn Obamoyi, has been remanded in prison custody by an Egor chief magistrates’ court. The suspect was said to have committed the offence at Iyamu street, off Textile Mill Road, Benin, on 20 January, 2016, following […] Post from PM News


  • FG, Lagos move to enforce occupational safety compliance

    Kazeem Ugbodaga The Federal and Lagos State governments have vowed to enforce occupational safety and health compliance at work places across the nation and the state. This is in a bid to curb frequent hazards faced by workers at various work places due to careless and non-conformity to standard by employers. Minister of Labour and […] Post from PM News


  • Woman found dead at MMIA toilet

    rt An unidentified middle-aged female passenger was on Wednesday morning found dead at one of the toilets of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. A reliable source told NAN in Lagos that the woman who was scheduled to travel abroad was leaving the country to seek medical attention abroad before her demise. The source said […] Post from PM News


  • Kebbi APC suspends assembly member for disobedience

    Kebbi APC suspends assembly member for disobedience

    The All Progressives Congress(APC) in Kebbi State has announced the suspension of a member of the state House of Assembly, Alhaji Sani Idris (Zuru constituency). The APC Public Relations Officer in the state, Alhaji Sani Dododo, made this known to newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Wednesday. Dododo said that the suspension was for alleged insubordination […] Post from PM News


  • Man murders wife in Edo, flees

    Jethro Ibileke/Benin A 30-year old house wife, Patience Ekukpe, has been reportedly murdered by her husband, identified simply as Henry, allegedly over unresolved matrimonial dispute. ‎ The incident occurred on Monday at house number 19, Oloko Street, Eyean quarters, a suburb of Benin metropolis. Henry who is now at large, allegedly killed his wife with […] Post from PM News


  • Protests by striking doctors “mere blackmail” – Osun Govt

    The government of the State of Osun on Tuesday described as ‘mere blackmail’ the protests by striking doctors, saying that, the government has made more than enough concessions for them to have shifted their positions and reason with the government. The government called on well-meaning Nigerians to objectively examine the issues involved in the demands […] Post from PM News


  • Tin-Can Customs intercept ammunitions

    The Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted a 40 ft. container with 980 rounds of 9mm type live ammunitions and a pistol imported into the country from the U.S. The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr Chris Osunkwo made the disclosure in a statement made available to newsmen on […] Post from PM News


  • Former UN secretary general Boutros Boutros-Ghali is dead–UN

    The United Nations has on Tuesday in New York announced the death of the 93 years old former UN Secretary General, Boutros Boutros-Ghali of Egypt. Boutros-Ghali was the UN’s sixth secretary general, serving a single term between 1992 and 1996. Rafael Carreno, Venezuelan Ambassador to the UN, announced his death to the UN Security Council […] Post from PM News


  • Yewande Oyediran back in court for killing her husband

    Gbenro Adesina/Ibadan Chief Magistrate Mrs Kehinde Durosaro-Tijani will hear today whether Nigerian lawyer, Mrs. Yewande Oyediran who stabbed her husband, Mr. Oyelowo Oyediran Ajanaku to death on 2 February should be granted bail or remanded in police custody. The chief magistrate had remanded her in Agodi Prison, after a single count charge of murder was […] Post from PM News


  • I won’t leave PDP for APC – Senator Modu Sheriff

    Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, former governor of Borno state on Monday denied reports that he is planning to switch to the All Progressives Congress (APC). He also denied that he is one of the sponsors of Boko Haram insurgent group. “It should be noted that Senator Modu Sheriff had remained a member of ANPP through […] Post from PM News