She has been jailed without an option of fine….Akpan, a mother of three, hails from Ikot Eyo in the Nsit Ibom Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State. She claimed to be a retired worker of the Immanuel Hospital, Eket, where she worked as a matron in 2015.She confessed that she had been in the business of trafficking in children ...
A madman with so much money, and sophisticated phones ?..calling who? These and more are unanswered questions propping up, on the minds of residents around Mowe, in Ogun State. A woman who prefer anonymity opined “This is an eye-opener to everyone in Mowe. Only God knows how many atrocities he has committed in Mowe. “Probably he is working with ritualists, ...
Afolabi Samuel, a pastor of Winners Chapel, has been sentenced to three years in prison by a Lagos state special offences court for stealing $90,000 and N4.5m belonging to the registered trustees of the church. The pastor was arraigned before Mojisola Dada, the judge, on two counts of conspiracy and stealing by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The ...
A three-year relationship between two live-in lovers on Adekunle Street, Oshodi, Lagos State, has come to a tragic end after one reportedly killed the other. The suspect, Ifeanyi Nwagboroga, allegedly hacked the victim, Faith Ebubeeze, with a cutlass, leaving her in a pool of blood and fleeing the scene. City Round learnt that the couple were at loggerheads recently over ...
The winner of the Big Brother Naija, Olamilekan Agbelesebioba, popularly known as Laycon, who already has a cash reward of N30 million, a house, a car, all expense paid travels and beverage supplies for a whole one year, was again gifted with N5 million by the Ogun State governor, Dabo Abiodun. For many Nigerians, the decision of the Ogun governor ...
Nigeria’s total figure of coronavirus infections surpassed 56,000 on Friday as 188 new cases were confirmed in 18 states and the federal capital territory (FCT) The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new cases in its update for September 11, 2020. Lagos topped the list of states with 47 new infections, followed by Enugu with 25, and Plateau ...
Nigeria has now confirmed more than 40,000 COVID-19 cases, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). Since February 27 when the first case of the virus was confirmed in Nigeria, the country has witnessed a steady rise in infections despite efforts to curtail its spread. Late on Sunday, the NCDC confirmed an additional 555 cases and two deaths, ...
Oyo State on Thursday reported eighty–seven new COVID-19 cases as Nigeria’s infections inches closer to 39, 000. This is according to a tweet by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which noted that the country had six hundred and four (604) fresh cases of the virus for the day. The data from the NCDC further showed that the latest ...
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) had the highest COVID-19 cases in Nigeria on Monday – 102 – as the country’s infections from the virus surpassed the 37, 000 mark. This is according to the latest data released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which revealed that the West African nation reported 562 fresh cases from the virus. The ...
The total number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Nigeria has exceeded the 36,000 mark. This follows the confirmation of 653 new infections by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) – the health agency saddled with such responsibility in the country. Giving an update on the outbreak of the disease in a late-night tweet on Saturday, the agency revealed that ...