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Mining pit collapse in Jos, 6 comfirmed dead.

by Precious Aniekwenaon December 18, 2019
Six persons have been reported dead as mining pit collapsed on Tuesday at Zawan Community in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau. Mr Gwottson Fom, Member representing Jos South Constituency in the State House of Assembly confirmed the incident. Fom said that the ages of the victims ranged from 20 to 27, describing the […]

Man sentenced to two weeks in jail after being caught smoking on board an Air Peace flight

by Precious Aniekwenaon December 18, 2019
Ogba Magistrate Court has sentenced a passenger caught smoking on board Air Peace flight P4 7558 from Sharjah to Lagos on December 11, to two weeks in prison.  The passenger who was accosted by the airline’s flight attendant Adewale Oyebade after being spotted smoking on board the flight, was however given an option of N200k fine after being […]

“tragic and unfortunate”, says Oyegun over Edo APC crisis

by Precious Aniekwenaon December 13, 2019
Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr John Oyegun, on Thursday spoke on the crisis rocking his party in Edo, describing it as “tragic and unfortunate”. Oyegun, who was first Executive Governor of Edo, spoke with newsmen on the sideline of the 22nd investiture of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) in […]