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Dowen College Parents Forum Holds Sylvester Oromoni Candlelight Procession (Photos/Video)

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On Wednesday evening, December 8, members of the Dowen College Parents Forum organized a candlelight march in Lagos in remembrance of Sylvester Oromoni, a student who died on November 30 after allegedly being abused...

Angela Merkel leaves as Germany’s Chancellor after 16 years, Olaf Scholz takes over

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Olaf Scholz became Germany’s new chancellor on Wednesday after 16 years with Angela Merkel at the helm, pledging his centre-left-led coalition would offer a “new beginning” for Europe’s top economy. Scholz was officially named the...

Why I’ll no longer mediate for bandits – Gumi

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Controversial Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, says he has quit mediating for armed bandits following their declaration as terrorists by the court Gumi spoke in an interview with Premiumtimes in Kaduna on Wednesday. He had visited bandits...

Dowen College Reveals Actions Being Taken By The School As They Commiserate With Sylvester...

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Dowen College has released a statement in the wake of the outrage expressed over the death of a student. In the statement, Dowen College sympathised with the family of Sylvester Oromoni and all who loved...

Many Travellers Stranded As Bandits Block Road In Niger State

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Many vehicles and travellers were stranded around Yakila and Garun Gabas areas near Kundu in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger state on Saturday December 4, as an unspecified number of armed bandits blocked...

Dowen College: Sylvester To Be Buried After Justice Is Served – Father

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The father of Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, the late student of Dowen College, Lagos, who was allegedly tortured by his schoolmates, has said his deceased son will be buried only after justice is served. Sylvester Jnr would have...

Comedian Cute Abiola Serving One-month Punishment For Ridiculing Police – Navy

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The Nigerian Navy has said that its personnel and comedian, Cute Abiola is serving a one-month punishment for ridiculing the Nigerian police. The Instagram comedian was arrested on November 15, 2021, but has been released from detention...

White Paper On Lagos #EndSARS Panel Report Is Illegal – Femi Falana

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Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana has said that the White Paper the Lagos state government released over the #EndSARS panel report is illegal. Falana maintained that the report of the...

#JusticeForSylvesterOromoni: It’s Not Enough To Shut Down The School – Actor Kanayo Tells Gov....

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Veteran Nollywood Actor, Kanayo o. Kanayo has asked the Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu to ensure the tragic case of 12-year-old Sylvester who died after he was allegedly tortured by his peers at...

Singer, Davido Bags Endorsement Deal With Wema bank, Receives Brand New Car

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Nigerian music icon, David Adeleke, known better as Davido has just bagged a new mouth-watering ambassadorial deal with finance company, Wema bank. This comes some weeks after the singer drew the attention of the bank to himself...

#JusticeForKaren: Karen-Happuch Aondodoo Akpagher Raped In Premier College, Dies

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Nigerian Journalist, David Hundeyin has revealed that a 14-year-old female boarding student in Premier College, Lugbe, Abuja, Miss Karen-Happuch Aondodoo Akpagher was raped inside school premises, leading to her excruciatingly painful death by sepsis...

Lagos State Government Orders Indefinite Closure Of Dowen College

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The Lagos State Government has ordered the indefinite closure of Dowen College, Lekki , pending the outcome of an investigation into the death of Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, a student of the school. Commissioner for Education...

Ugandan University Introduces New Dress Code; Bans Mini Skirts, Tattoos, Piercings, Shorts

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The management of Bishop Stuart University (BSU) in Uganda has issued new dress code guidelines that includes a ban on mini skirts and tattoos. According to the notice by the university’s Dean of Students, Rev...

Student Beats Teacher To Death For Flogging His Younger Sister In Delta

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A SS3 student of a private school in Abraka, Delta state, Michael Ogbeise, has reportedly beaten a teacher, Ezeugo Joseph, to death. It was gathered that the unfortunate incident occurred on Thursday, December 2, after the teacher flogged...

Father Of Late Dowen College Student Breaks His Silence, Reveals What His Son Said...

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Mr. Sylvester Oromoni, the father of the 12-year-old student of Dowen College, Lagos, who died after allegedly being tortured by fellow students for refusing to join their cult group in school, has broken his...

Dowen College Shuts Down School For Two Days Following Tragic Death Of Sylvester Oromoni

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Dowen College has asked students of the school to stay at home for two days. This comes after a student named Sylvester Oromoni Jr. died after allegedly being tortured by fellow students for refusing to...

Cute Abiola Has Been Released From The Custody Of The Nigerian Navy

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Abdulgafar Ahmad, nicknamed Cute Abiola, has been released from detention by the Nigerian Navy. The development was verified by Naval spokeswoman Commodore Suleman Dahun. Cute Abiola was reported missing on Monday, November 15, 2021, after his...

DPO Abducted In Edo State Regains His Freedom

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The Divisional Police Officer in charge of Fugar division in Edo state, CSP Ibrahim Aliyu  Ishaq, who was abducted by suspected kidnappers along Ise river along old Auchi – Ekperi- Agenebode road in Edo...

No Law Permits Governor Sanwo-Olu To Override Decisions Of #EndSARS Panel – Ebun Adegboruwa

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Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa has said that there's no law that empowers Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state to overrule the decisions of the #EndSARS Judicial Panel of Inquiry. Adegboruwa who issued...

Bandits Now To Be Treated As Terrorists – Malami

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The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has confirmed that bandits have now been branded terrorists and will be treated as such going forward. Speaking in an interview on...