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Pregnant Lagos beautician beats maid to death

Pregnant Lagos beautician beats maid to death

A beautician, identified only as Oby, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly beating her maid, Miracle, to death on Lateef Aregbe Street, Ago Palace Way, Okota, in the Isolo area of the state. PUNCH Metro learnt that the mother of two had descended on the eight-year-old on Saturday and beaten

BREAKING: NHS cyber attack forces hospitals across England to divert emergency patients

Hospitals across England have been hit by a huge cyber attack, plunging the NHS into chaos. IT systems appear to have broken and emergency patients are having to be diverted to other areas, according to doctors. The hack appears to be an example of ransomware – malicious hackers breaking into computers and only allowing their

Certificate Forgery: Yoruba youths accuse Saraki, APC of protecting Senator Uba from prosecution

The National Committee of Yoruba Youth, (NCYY) and the Coalition of Civil Society groups have demanded the immediate arrest and prosecution of Senator Andy Uba, by the Nigerian Police, the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC), Department of State Services (DSS) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) , over alleged

How ‘shady’ companies bribed SGF Babachir Lawal to make billions from Boko Haram victims’ fund

The Presidential Initiative for the North East (PINE) became a centre of misery entrepreneurship under the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, with companies raking in, through fraudulent procurement process, billions of Naira and paying kickbacks to the embattled cabinet secretary, according to bank documents and the report of the Senate

Certificate Scandal: Fresh trouble for Andy Uba as Anambra youths demand expulsion from Senate

Hundreds of youths on the platform of Anambra Youths Movement (AYM) Tuesday morning took a protest to the National Assembly complex to demand a proper investigation and prosecution of Senator Andy Uba, over an alleged certificate forgery. The youth organisation also revealed that it has submitted a petition to the office of the Inspector General