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The Senate is Unnecessary: Tinubu calls for scrapping of Senate

The Senate is Unnecessary: Tinubu calls for scrapping of Senate

News, Slider September 19, 2012 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Former Lagos State Governor Bola Tinubu has called for the scrapping of the Senate.
Tinubu spoke in Abuja on Tuesday at the 2012 Annual Conference and Awards ceremony organised by the Leadership Newspapers.
He said Nigerians should stop complaining

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Shark ‘Rescues’ Man Lost At Sea For 15 Weeks

Shark ‘Rescues’ Man Lost At Sea For 15 Weeks

Lifestyle, Slider September 19, 2012 at 1:51 pm 0 comments

A lost fisherman who drifted at sea for 15 weeks, sleeping next to his dead brother-in-law, was eventually helped to safety – by a shark.
Toakai Teitoi was stuck on a 15ft wooden boat for more than 100 days after he ran out of fuel and the vessel

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You Can Go: Lagos Chief Judge frees 130 Kirikiri awaiting trial inmates

You Can Go: Lagos Chief Judge frees 130 Kirikiri awaiting trial inmates

News, Slider September 19, 2012 at 1:49 pm 0 comments

The new Chief Judge of Lagos State, Adeyoola Phillips, Tuesday, freed 233 inmates awaiting trial at the Kirikiri Prisons in Lagos.
The inmates, who had spent between four and twelve years, were released as part of the week long activities to mark the state’s legal year which began

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QUIT ORDER: Russia expels USAID for ‘influencing politics’

QUIT ORDER: Russia expels USAID for ‘influencing politics’

Foreign, News, Slider September 19, 2012 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

(AFP) – Russia on Wednesday said it had ordered a halt to the work of USAID because the agency was seeking to influence domestic politics, adding that the organisation had until October 1 to halt activities.
“The decision was taken mainly because the work of the agency’s officials far

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Homosexual: Nigerian Actor Sentence to 3months Imprisonment for Gay Sex

Homosexual: Nigerian Actor Sentence to 3months Imprisonment for Gay Sex

Entertainment, Slider September 18, 2012 at 4:30 pm 0 comments

A 28-year old actor, Bestwood Chukwuemeka was on Monday sentenced to three-month imprisonment by a Karu Senior Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, for having sexual intercourse with another man through the anus.The convict, who resides at Gidan Mangoro, had pleaded guilty to having engaged in homosexual acts.“I am guilty of the

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Who Are ‘Muslims’ & What Do They Believe? This Is the History Surrounding Muhammad & Islam

Who Are ‘Muslims’ & What Do They Believe? This Is the History Surrounding Muhammad & Islam

News, Opinions, Religion, Slider September 18, 2012 at 9:16 am 0 comments

Editor’s note: This article has been updated
Islam is one of the world’s most popular religions, but it’s also among the most complex and misunderstood faith systems. This fact remains, despite its prominence in terms of the number of adherents and its prevalence in mainstream news media. When considering an

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