Good evening. Here are the top news stories for Wednesday, June 10, 2020;
Ohaneze Begs Atiku To Support Igbos In 2023
The apex Igbo socio-political organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo on Wednesday urged Atiku Abubakar, former Presidential candidate of the People Democratic Party, PDP, not to contest in 2023.
Ohanaeze’s Deputy Publicity Secretary, Chuks Ibegbu in a chat with DAILY POST said Atiku should support Igbos in producing Nigeria’s next president, rather than contesting again…READ MORE>>>
Court Frees Girl Who Killed Attempted Rapist
A Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has freed a 15-year-old girl (name withheld) charged with murdering a 51-year-old man Babatunde Ishola who allegedly tried to rape her.
Magistrate Philip Adebowale Ojo struck out the murder charge filed by the police against the Senior Secondary School (SSS) 3 pupil, following advice from the Lagos State Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP)…READ MORE>>>
Drama In Ondo Court As Two Severed Human Heads Are Tendered As Exhibits
There was a mild drama at an Akure Magistrate Court, Ondo State following the appearance of two human heads allegedly severed by suspected grave diggers.
The human heads were presented to the court as exhibits in the ongoing trial of the suspected grave diggers who were allegedly caught with the human heads…READ MORE>>>
Neighbour Scalds Lady Who Was Trying To Separate Fight with Hot Water
Lady who was trying to separate the fight between her brother and a neighbour was scalded by hot water.
Sharing the incident on her social media page, the victim, Chizzy Winky shared pictures of her scalded neck, shoulder revealing that the neighbour poured the hot water on her when she went to try to separate a fight…READ MORE>>>
Man Jailed Two Years For Raping Eight-Year-Old Girl
A man has been jailed for two years for raping a eight years-old girl.
Musa Anifowose, a 21 year-old man is sentenced to two years in the correctional centre for raping a eight year-old girl by a Magistrates’ Court in Ogun State on Wednesday…READ MORE>>>
Anthony Joshua, Tyson Fury Agree Two-Fight Deal
Boxer of Nigerian descent Anthony Joshua has reached an agreement with fellow Brit Tyson Fury on a two-fight deal according to promoter Eddie Hearn.
Joshua and Fury are currently the two belt holders in the heavyweight division and a fight which has now been agreed on will see unification in the division…READ MORE>>>