Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

 

Kudirat’s Murder: Lagos govt asks Supreme Court to convict al-Mustapha, Shofolahan

The Supreme Court has been urged by the Lagos State Government to set aside the judgment of the Court of Appeal which acquitted Hamza al-Mustapha and Lateef Shofolahan of the murder of Kudirat Abiola. The Lagos government wants the apex court to uphold the death sentence passed on Messrs. al-Mustapha and Shofolahan by Justice Mojisola Dada of the Lagos State High Court on January 30, 2012. The state government’s appeal was contained in a 10-ground notice of appeal filed against the judgment of the Court of Appeal. The state governmentRead More


Joel Osteen criticised for keeping his 16,800 church arena shut against hurricane Harvey victims

Senor pastor of Lakewood church Houston, Joel Osteen has been criticised for keeping his 16,800 seat indoor arena shut in the face of the devastating effect of hurricane Harvey. Osteen who had earlier tweeted prayer  for those affected with the storm has been slammed by hundreds of social media users saying he owes the city more than his prayers. A tweet says “Osteen has a HUGE church in Houston that would make a great shelter.” With hurricane Harvey landfall Friday evening dumping 30 inches of rain in parts of SoutheastRead More