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IN IGANDO: My husband sleeps with our daughters, my sister, house help – Woman tells court

A 63- year-old businesswoman, Mrs. Mabel Alli, on Friday, March 15, 2019, prayed an Igando Customary Court in Lagos Mainland, to end her 41-year-old marriage to husband, Richard, alleging that he sleeps with their daughters and has impregnated her sister. She told the court that her husband sexually molested all their three daughters and was

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Disturbing: 55-year-old man remanded in Kirikiri over sexual assault on minor

An Ikeja Chief Magistrate Court on Thursday remanded a 55-year-old man, Ngozi Igwe, who allegedly sexually assaulted a seven-year-old girl. Magistrate Olufunke Sule-Amzat ordered that the defendant should be kept in the Kirikiri Prisons, Lagos, pending advice from the state director of public prosecutions. Thus, the court did not take the plea of the defendant. The magistrate adjourned the case

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APCOM tasks INEC on peaceful conduct of inconclusive elections

The Association of Practitioners of Community Media in Nigeria (APCOM), the umbrella body of community media practitioners in the country, has congratulated the newly elected Governors across Nigeria on their victories at the just concluded governorship and State House of Assembly polls held over the weekend. The association enjoined the elected leaders to commit themselves

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Lagos Guber: AD’s Owolabi Salis to challenge election result in court

Alliance for Democracy (AD) in Lagos has rejected the result of last Saturday’s election declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in which All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, emerged as winner. But the AD’s governorship candidate, Chief Owolabi Salis, alleged that the exercise was marred by irregularities, intimidation, double voting and collation fraud. Speaking

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Gbadamosi discredits INEC, describes Saturday’s guber poll a sham

The Action Democratic Party governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Gbadamosi, has faulted the conduct of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in last Saturday’s election, describing it as a sham. Gbadamosi, on Twitter (@BOGbadamosi), lamented: “Elections under Buhari’s INEC have proved to be pointless. The will of Lagosians is clearly not reflected in

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