Bola Bamigbola, OsogboAnother set of 63 northern youths heading to mining sites in Ilesha and Ile-Ife have been intercepted in Ikire, Osun State. Fifty-three of the youths, aged between 16 and 23 years hidden in a truck, were intercepted by men of Amotekun Corps on enforcement of border closure in Ikire town. Shittu said the youths identified themselves as labourers who worked in mining sites in Zamfara State. He added that the youths were heading to mining sites in Ilesha and Ile-Ife. “Our men at a roadblock in Ikire intercepted the truck where 53 youths from Zamfara were hiding, and while they were being checked, another 10 youths from the same state who were about to walk past the roadblock were also stopped.
June 05, 2020 23:37 UTC
Some suspected Fulani herdsmen recently invaded Tse Vambe community in the Guma Local Government Area of Benue State. So, while the children were on the farm, two of the herdsmen came out of the bush and started shooting and chasing them. How did you know the people who killed your son are Fulani herdsmen? As for the community, we have done a lot to seek justice over the incessant attacks by Fulani herdsmen. I think the herdsmen have an agenda they want to carry out in Benue State.
Ebenezer BajelaVeteran Nigerian women’s table tennis player, Funke Oshonaike, says she developed hatred for sex after she was raped as a young girl. Terrible experience for me and it affected my sex life. I hated sex. I don’t want to tell my entire story for now because of my autobiography that’s coming soon,” Oshonaike stated. She also pleaded with parents to raise their male kids in the right way, saying it would help prevent the scourge.
The incident, which started June last year, has created panic among dwellers while parents of the victims languish in pain. “While Alimat was with her friends playing outside, there was power outage. “I have heard a lot of stories; I was told of parents who found their missing children five years after. Agbodemu said, “We need the cooperation of all parents, community leaders and security agencies. The Ojomo of Otto and Lagos Mainland, Chief Lamina Akin, said the community had been infiltrated by strangers who might be responsible for the missing children.
“The aviation industry is requested to start developing protocols to allow for domestic flights to resume anytime from June 21 onwards. For instance, India, Poland, Turkey and Pakistan have resumed domestic flights while some countries such as South Africa have also planned to reopen their airports to domestic flights in June. However, the fact that domestic flights are resuming does not mean the COVID-19 pandemic has ended. “I guess airlines may provide face masks for every passenger before boarding but it’s better to bring along one’s face masks. As domestic flights prepare to resume in Nigeria from June 21, this might be some of the new measures by airlines.
June 05, 2020 23:15 UTC
Justin Tyopuusu, John Charles and Maiharaji AltineAt least 43 persons have been reportedly killed and scores injured following renewed attacks in several communities in Benue, Taraba and Zamfara states. In Tungwa and Utsua-Daa communities in the Bali local government area of Taraba State, 11 persons were said to have been killed. In Kwande, three herdsmen were reportedly burnt and seven persons missing in a clash between herdsmen and farmers at Tyowem border community between Taraba and Benue. “I got the report that some people crossed from Benue State to Nasarawa State and killed three herdsmen and took away their bikes,” Galama said. The Police Public Relations Officer in Taraba State, DSP Catherine Anene, said she was only aware of crisis in Kwande where people were injured.
Elizabeth Badejo[email protected]07088694961One of the benefits many couples will take away from this extraordinary time is the opportunity to re-define both their individual and marital lifestyles post-pandemic. Therefore, identifying what truly matters has many advantages which can make your lives more meaningful if you focus more on the positives and less on the negatives. Redefine your wedding plansRedefining your lives as a new couple just embarking on a marital journey together can become a good advantage which is key to the overall success of your marriage. Redefine your love and commitmentLove between couples has been the hardest hit and truly tested during this current situation. Unconditional love is the key to every relationship both far or near and this certainly make couples responsible for each other.
Bless the wisdom of the ages continually pointing humanity to a conscious approach to life. It’s easy to rush life when our emotions are misplaced. Not rushing life is NOT living in denial of your reality but living your story the best way you can. It’s hard to miss your way in life when it’s grounded in values. “It is due to the uncertainty of life that everything is also possible.”You will find harmony (within) by flowing with and not fighting against the tides of life.
A diagnosis of male infertility can be a hard challenge for a man to face. The ultimate goal of male infertility treatment is to create a pregnancy. Today, thanks to assisted reproductive techniques (ARTs) there are very successful new male infertility treatment options. Living with male infertility could be a huge challenge. Quite a number of male infertility issues do not affect your primary ability to produce male hormones, or your sexual function (to have an erection) or your maleness.
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, says President Muhammadu Buhari has approved reappointment of Prof. Umar Danbatta as Executive Vice Chairman (EVC), Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC). Pantami made the disclosure in a statement signed by Mrs Uwa Suleiman, spokesperson for the ministry, on Friday in Abuja. The minister said it was an effort to consolidate the gains made in the telecommunications sector in line with the National Digital Economy Policy and Strategy of the country. He also informed that Danbatta’s reappointment was based on his recommendation in line with the Nigerian Communications Act, 2003. He, however, enjoined him to ensure that the interests of telecommunication consumers, Nigerians and investors were adequately protected.
June 05, 2020 18:45 UTC
Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo says he is prepared to walk off the pitch if he is racially abused again in his career, after revealing he was called “all sorts of names” by an opposition player in China. “In one game in China I got called all sorts of names and after the game, I didn’t shake his hand. “I didn’t press forward with it, I just let it go because I’m just this kind of guy. “I don’t condone racism, but at the same time, I don’t condone riots. “It didn’t start today, it’s not going to end today.
June 05, 2020 17:37 UTC
Police in Anambra State on Friday arrested a 26 -year-old man, Mr.Tochukwu Onyejekwe for allegedly crushing to death a shuttle bus driver, one Osita Ekpere along Onitsha-Enugu highway, Onitsha, Anambra State. The suspect who drove a Prado jeep also hit three other shuttle buses before crashing into the drainage. Nigerian Tribune learnt that the victim was rushed to Toronto hospital where he was confirmed dead on arrival. Meanwhile, corpse was deposited at the mortuary for postmortem Examination and obstruction cleared to enable free flow of traffic. This was contained in a statement signed by the police image-maker… Man Man Man ManRead full storyNIGERIAN TRIBUNE
June 05, 2020 15:56 UTC
John Charles, MakurdiA Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, on Friday, ordered that a 38-year-old businessman, Simon Emeka for allegedly raping his seven-month-old daughter, Prosper Emeka, be remanded in Makurdi Correctional Centre. He said during Police investigation, the said Simon Emeka was arrested for committing the crime which is contrary to section 391 and 284 of the penal code law of Benue State. [READ ALSO] Edo/Ondo: UK calls for peaceful electionsNo plea was taken for want of jurisdiction. The Police Prosecuting Officer further told the court that further investigation into the matter was on and asked for another date to enable the prosecution to prove its case. Magistrates Isaac Ajim agreed with the officer and ordered that the accused be remanded at the Nigerian Correctional Service.
June 05, 2020 15:56 UTC
A 17-year-old girl, Seun Adekunle, has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for faking her own kidnap. The woman said she received a phone call from an unknown person that her daughter had been kidnapped, demanding N500, 000 as ransom. Mrs Adekunle said the caller warned her not to report the matter to the police if she wanted her daughter alive. It was gathered that Olasunkanmi, a butcher, lured the young girl into the act because he was in need of money. This was contained in a statement signed by the police image-maker… Girl Girl Girl GirlRead full storyNIGERIAN TRIBUNE
June 05, 2020 15:45 UTC
The Federal Government said, on Thursday, that it was only waiting for the approval of National Assembly to begin implementation of the $1.2 billion in-kind loan from Brazil for its planned The Green Initiative. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, and his Agriculture counterpart, Sabo Nanono at a joint press conference in Abuja explained that the Green Initiative, which is a Nigeria-Brazil Bilateral Agriculture Development Programme is the government’s flagship programme to revolutionize agriculture in Nigeria. To be driven by the private sector, Green Initiative will also lead to the establishment of 142 agro-processing service centres for value addition, with one centre in each senatorial district. Mohamed also said 632 mechanisation service centres would be set up to support primary production in the 774 local government areas and the Federal Capital Territory. Nanono explained that mechanisation service centres will be set up only in 632 local government areas as urban local governments have been excluded.
June 05, 2020 15:22 UTC