A 35-year-old man has been arrested by the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly raping an 85-year-old woman at Ondo town, Ondo West Local Government Area of the state. According to the police, the suspect confessed to the crime, adding that different phones, charms and dagger were also recovered fromContinue Reading

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajia Sadiya Farouq, has disclosed that the Nigerian Government expended over $5 billion since 2016 to fight poverty in the country. The statement was made known by the National Coordinator of NSIP, Dr Umar Bindir, whoContinue Reading

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, is currently battling an undisclosed ailment in Germany and has been away from the country for months. SaharaReporters learnt that the key ministry has lacked adequate coordination as the Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, and the Permanent Secretary, Sonny Echono, now takeContinue Reading

Chairman, Isoko North Local Government Area, Delta State, Christian Iteire has sacked over 30 workers working in different departments of the council, SaharaReporters has learnt. The sacking, our correspondent reliably gathered, took place barely three weeks after the council chairman was sworn-in in March this year. One of the victimsContinue Reading

File photo used to illustrate story. Suspected Fulani herdsmen have reportedly invaded a farm, located behind the Offa University at Aro in Offa, Kwara State. SaharaReporters gathered that the farm belongs to the spokesman for the All Progressives Congress (APC), Kwara State chapter, Alhaji Tajudeen. File photo used to illustrateContinue Reading

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has been asked not to let off the hook a former acting Director, Federal Institute of Industrial Research (FIIRO), Oshodi, Lagos State, Mr. Chima Igwe, who was accused of serial manipulation of his educational status to exploit the system forContinue Reading