A self-acclaimed oil marketer, Olufemi Adesanya, has been sentenced to 21 years’ imprisonment for defrauding a United States of America-based businesswoman, Oluwatoyin Akinwole, of N37.6m. Adesanya was standing trial alongside one Awojobi Ganiu before Justice Mojisola Dada before Ganiu pleaded guilty to amended two counts of stealing and obtaining money […]

HUNDREDS of supporters of a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr Obadiah Mailafia, on Monday stormed the Jos office of the Department of State Services to witness his grilling. The supporters, who chanted solidarity songs, were, however, prevented from gaining entrance into the DSS compound. Mailafia […]

The Emir of Biu Emirate, Umar Mustapha Aliyu, is dead. The Emir was born on the 9th of November 1940 in Biu. He attended Kwaya Kusar Junior Primary School between 1947 and 1949 and Biu Central Primary School from 1950 to 1953. He thereafter proceeded to Hausari Primary School in […]