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Husband rapes wife in presence of children

"My husband rapes me in the presence of our children", a 40-year-old trader, Bolanle AbdulKareem told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Wednesday. Bolanle...

May triggers Brexit negotiations; ‘great turning point’ for Britain

London (dpa) - Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday said she has started the process of negotiating Britain's exit from the European Union, marking...

Missing man found in python’s belly

A missing man has been found inside a seven-metre-long python in a remote Indonesian village on the island of west Sulawesi. The body of the...

Vice Principal impregnates school girl

Malam Mohammed Kuyizhi, Vice Principal, Government Day Secondary School, Tunga-Minna in Niger, has appeared before the state’s Child Rights Protection Agency, over the pregnancy...

18,794 passengers board Abuja-Kaduna train in 3 weeks

The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) says passengers plying Abuja to Kaduna by rail have increased tremendously due to the closure of Nnamdi Azikiwe International...

Nigerian students mobbed in India

India’s Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj has promised an “impartial” inquiry into attacks on Nigerian students living in Noida, near Delhi. The attacks were prompted by...

NPS establishes second female prison in Nigeria

The Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) on Wednesday announced the establishment of a second all-female prison in Nigeria. Mr Peter Tenkwa, the Controller of NPS in...

Breaking: Buhari names new ministerial nominees

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent names of two new ministerial nominees to the Senate for confirmation. A source close to the Senate told our correspondent...

Senate admits buying bullet proof SUV N62m

The Senate on Tuesday admitted that it bought a bullet proof Range Rover Sports Utility Vehicle ( SUV ) as had been reported in...

Scottish parliament set to approve plan for second independence vote

London (dpa) - Scotland's devolved parliament is expected on Tuesday to set the stage for a second attempt at an independence referendum, just three...