Cultists remanded for murder, dumping of corpses in Lagos

Thirteen suspected cultists, who allegedly murdered two men before dumping their bodies in a river, were Thursday in Lagos remanded in Ikoyi Prisons. An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court which rejected their plea, said they should be kept behind bars pending advice from the Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP. The accused are: Ismail Bello, 26;… Read More Cultists remanded for murder, dumping of corpses in Lagos

Plane catches fire on runway in Florida

A plane’s engine caught on fire on the runway of an airport in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The engine of the Boeing 767 carrying 101 people caught fire as the plane taxied for departure on Thursday at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida, officials said. It was bound for Caracas, Venezuela. Fifteen people were injured, one… Read More Plane catches fire on runway in Florida

Abuja Airport N63.5billion runway contract approval queried by Senate

THE Senate, yesterday, queried the N63.5 billion approved for the construction of the second Runway for the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, saying it was an attempt to ‘steal and rape’ Nigerians of the country’s common patrimony. It, however, called on the government to urgently construct a second runway at the airport and urged it… Read More Abuja Airport N63.5billion runway contract approval queried by Senate