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NYSC: Six fake corps members arrested in Katsina

Six suspected fake youth corps members have been arrested at the ongoing registration for National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) exercise at the Katsina State orientation camp. The state NYSC Coordinator, Alhaji Ahidjo Yahaya, who confirmed this in a statement to NAN in Katsina, said the suspects were caught with forged …

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German Authorities Investigate Attack On Ekweremadu

A file photo of former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu.     Authorities in Germany say they are investigating last week’s attack on former Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, in Nurnberg. Channels Television gathered that about five persons suspected to have taken part in the attack …

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NYSC Nabs Two ‘Fake’ Corps Members In Katsina

  The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it has caught two additional fake corps members at the orientation camp in Katsina State. NYSC State Coordinator, Ahidjo Yahaya, confirmed this in a statement by their Public Relations Officer, Mr Alex Obemeata. He explained that the two corps members were apprehended …

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Truck Crushes Soldier To Death In Ogun

  A soldier identified as R. A. Nata’Ala was crushed to death on Friday in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. The incident was said to have occurred when a heavily loaded truck lost control around Iyana Mortuary area of the metropolis. Channels Television gathered that the truck marked JJJ 833 …

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Army hands over alleged kidnappers to police in Taraba

The Nigerian Army has paraded and handed over to the State Police Command three suspected kidnappers nabbed at an army checkpoint in Taraba State. According to ThisDay newspaper, the suspects, a 37-year-old woman identified as Ruth Okoronkwo and her brother, as well as one Emmanuel Kelechi, a taxi driver, were …

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Court Orders FG To Renew Shell’s OML 11 For 20 Years

  A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the Minister of Petroleum Resources to grant the renewal of the Oil Mineral Lease (OML) 11 to Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria for 20 years. Justice Taiwo Taiwo gave the order on Friday in a judgment delivered on the …

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