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Tempers flared in Ijeshatedo, Surulere, Lagos State, after a woman, Motunrayo Ayadi, reportedly broke the head of her 13-year-old maid, Deborah Matthew, for alleged theft.
The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has advised Nigerians to improve their attitude to issues as a way of helping curb economic, security and social crisis in the country.
The Lagos State Office of the Public Defender, OPD, says it receives 502 cases of child defilement, rape, domestic violence and child abuse in the last nine months.
A study has said the disciplinary measures exerted on children have adverse effects on their cognitive ability and overall performance in school.
Benue state government, in collaboration with the police in the state, on Thursday night, raided five brothels, leading to the arrest of 72 commercial sex workers.
China on Monday condemned an attack on UN peacekeeping forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Dec. 9, in which 15 Tanzanian blue helmets were killed.
The criminal investigation into the Grenfell Tower fire in London in which 71 people were killed is "unprecedented", a police spokesman said on Monday at the opening of a public inquiry into the blaze.
The Presidential Committee on North-East Initiative (PCNI), on Monday, begun a three-day capacity building training of 30 social media reporters in Borno.
Dr. Benedict Oramah, President, African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), has urged African countries to shift their economies away from commodity dependence, to move their people out of poverty.
President Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Ayuba Wabba, has called for an upward review of pension to help minimise economic hardship facing pensioners.
Igbos will massively vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019 so as not to disrupt the zoning formula, a former Abia State governor and chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Orji Kalu, has said.
No longer can the tale of one single human migration out of Africa 60 000 years ago be considered an accurate history of humankind, said a review of scientific literature on Thursday.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp admits an injury to Alberto Moreno has cast a "shadow" over his side's emphatic midweek win in the Champions League.
Leaders, elders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), have called for a hitch-free national convention holding in Abuja on Saturday.
Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to put an end to continued “indiscriminate illegal arrests and detention” of some Nigerian citizens as well as foreigners by the State Security Service.