Maryam Sanda Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Killing Husband

Maryam Sanda Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Killing Husband The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has sentenced Maryam Sanda to death by hanging for killing her husband, Bilyaminu Bello. Justice Yusuf Halilu gave the sentence on Monday in Abuja while delivering judgment on the protracted trial of Missus Sanda. He sentenced Sanda after…

Ukrainians Rate President Zelensky High Despite Trump, Downed Jet Issues

Ukrainians Rate President Zelensky High Despite Trump, Downed Jet Issues In his first nine months as Ukrainian president, former comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has found himself at the center of major international crises, including the US impeachment investigation and Iran’s downing of a passenger jet. Yet so far Zelensky has sailed through relatively unscathed, avoiding any…

Angelique Kidjo Beats Burna Boy To Best World Music Album Grammy

Angelique Kidjo Beats Burna Boy To Best World Music Album Grammy The hopes of thousands of Nigerian music fans for a second Grammy for the country this year have been dashed as Angelique Kidjo has beaten Burna Boy to the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary World Music Album. There had been massive support and well…

SERAP Asks Court To Order Buhari, Osinbajo, 36 Governors To Publish Their Assets

SERAP Asks Court To Order Buhari, Osinbajo, 36 Governors To Publish Their Assets The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit asking the Federal High Court in Abuja to order President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice-President Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the 36 state governors and their deputies to “make public details of their assets, specifically…

Third case of coronavirus confirmed in the US

Third case of coronavirus confirmed in the US A third case of the deadly coronavirus has been confirmed in the United States, health officials have revealed. The Centers for Disease Control said the patient in Orange County, southern California, tested positive for the disease which has killed 56 in China and infected 2,000 worldwide. The…

Breaking: Basketball legend, Kobe Bryant dies at 41 in helicopter crash

Breaking: Basketball legend, Kobe Bryant dies at 41 in helicopter crash Retired Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant is dead. He died on Sunday, January 26th in a helicopter crash in Calabasas. Kobe was traveling with his daughter Gianna who was 13 and at least three other people, in his private helicopter. The cause of…

Plateau records five cases of Lassa fever

Plateau records five cases of Lassa fever Plateau has recorded 5 cases of Lassa fever in the recent outbreak as confirmed by the State’s Commissioner of Health, Dr Nimkong Ndam on Friday January 24. Giving a breakdown of the cases recorded, Ndam said two patients have been admitted at the state hospital while three are…