Pastor bags 12 years imprisonment for raping 14-year-old congregant
26 June 2019 | 10:35 am
A Federal Capital Territory High Court in Abuja has convicted and sentenced to 12 years in prison, a pastor, Princewill Basil for raping a 14-year-old girl.
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NDLEA nabs businessman, one other with over 3kg cocaine at Lagos, Abuja Airports
9 Feb 2021
Emirates Airline cancels flights out of Lagos, Abuja indefinitely
13 Feb 2021
Cool or cringe? The US ambassador to Vietnam has produced an unusual Lunar New Year message to the country - in the form of a rap. Career diplomat Daniel Kritenbrink rhymed his well wishes to mark Tet, the most important annual holiday for Vietnamese.
17 Feb 2021
Saraki-led PDP reconciliation committee meets Ex-President Jonathan in Abuja
22 Feb 2021
How Nigerian military aircraft King Air 350 crashed in Abuja
15 Mar 2021
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Tuesday. Here are some of the stories to look out for when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Tuesday.
20 Mar 2021
Taha Fahssi aka "El Grande Toto" and Ghizlane aka "Snowflake" form part of the new Moroccan rap scene, which is moving up the streaming charts and attracting the interest of major labels.
22 Mar 2021
NDLEA intercepts 200KG of illicit substances at Lagos, Kano, Abuja Airports
31 Mar 2021
255 stranded Nigerians in Saudi Arabia arrive in Abuja
2 Apr 2021
Rapper and songwriter, Olanrewaju Ogunmefun, better known by his stage name 'Vector' on The Dice this week with Sammy Walsh talks about 'Crown of clay' with M.I, the rap culture in Nigeria, and moments that defined his rap career.
16 Apr 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday returned to Abuja after two weeks medical trip to London.
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Mexican President Manuel Lopez Obrador has angered the Jewish community by comparing a prominent member to Hitler. It's not the first time the leftist leader has tried to smear opponents with such comparisons.
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Chinese President Xi Jinping was in Hong Kong to celebrate 25 years of the former British colony's handover to Beijing amid heightened security and a clampdown on pro-democracy protests.
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