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The Police in Ado-Ekiti, on Friday, arraigned a 32-year-old man, Ojo Owoeye, before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court for sexually abusing and impregnating a 16-year-old secondary school student. The defendant, whose house address was...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu President Muhammadu Buhari says the Nigerian Police Force structure is being overhauled, re-positioned and primed with modern technological gadgets to meet rising security challenges across the nation. The...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday reshuffled some Permanent Secretaries and accounting officers in the Federal Civil Service following the restructuring/creation of new ministries...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Mr. John Nwodo; Former Deputy Senate President, Mr. Ike Ekweremadu The president general of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Mr. John Nwodo has debunked the claim that he, alongside the former deputy senate president, Mr. Ike Ekweremadu received...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

  L-R: Rivers Khumalo, Chief Technology Officer, FBNInsurance Limited; Sanya Aro, Account Officer, Jakin NGO; Festus Izevbizua, Executive Director, Finance and Admin, FBNInsurance Limited; Adekunle Adeola, Head, Actuarial Services, FBNInsurance...

A truck loaded with granite on Friday, crushed a soldier, identified as R. A Nata’ala, to death in Abeokuta. The accident occurred at Iyana-Mortuary near Oja-Gbangba, Ijaye, Abeokuta around 10:30 a.m. The victim was said to be on his motorcycle...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

President of the United State of America, Donald Trump The United States (US) Government has released names of 80 Nigerians suspected to have been involved in well coordinated fraud and money laundering in the country. The United States also...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday, struck out the petition filed by the Hope Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Ambrose Owuru, to challenge the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 23,...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

Sunday Dare The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has pledged to give equal attention to the development of Sports and the youth as he strives to reposition the ministry. Mr Dare disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019

Chief Emeka Anyaoku Chief Emeka Anyaoku, former Secretary General of the Commonwealth has called on African leaders to focus on building of infrastructure to consolidate on democracy, security and respect for rule of law. Anyaoku made the call...

By Optimum Times on Aug 23rd, 2019