Deadline: All Unclaimed PVCs To Be Recalled By INEC By February 8

If you have not gone to collect your Permanent Voters Card (PVC) from any of the allocated collection centres, you might want to arrange to do that some time this week. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced that all PVCs not collected before the 8th of February will be recalled. Speaking to Punch, the commission’s Chairman […]

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Andrea Constand Settles Defamation Lawsuit With Former Prosecutor

The victim in Bill Cosby’s criminal sex-assault case has settled a defamation lawsuit against a former prosecutor who said she added details to her story over time. Andrea Constand’s suit against Bruce Castor had been set for trial in April in Philadelphia after a federal judge refused to dismiss it. The case then settled this week, court […]

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I did not penetrate her, I only used my finger - Motorcyclist arrested for defiling seven-year-old cousin

I did not penetrate her, I only used my finger – Motorcyclist arrested for defiling seven-year-old cousin

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a commercial motorcyclist, Itoro Udoh, for allegedly defiling his seven-year-old cousin. The victim is the daughter of Udoh’s elder brother. City Round learnt that Udoh, his brother, the girl, her stepmother and stepbrothers lived in an apartment comprising a living room and a bedroom in the Yaba […]

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16 Year Old Boy Goes Missing in Ogun State After Attending Night Party

16 Year Old Boy Goes Missing in Ogun State After Attending Night Party

The fate of a 16-year-old boy, Samuel Abiehude, has instilled fear in his parents one month after his whereabouts became a mystery. City Round learnt that the boy, who just completed his secondary school education, went missing on December 30, 2018 after he attended a party with a friend in Koye, Lambe area of Ogun State. […]

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Man Kills, Buries Lover After Defrauding Her of N530,000 i Ogun State

Man Kills, Buries Lover After Defrauding Her of N530,000 in Ogun State

A 47-year-old man, Kazeem Adebayo, is cooling his feet in the custody of the Ogun State Police Command over the alleged murder of his lover, Abosede Adesanya. Adesanya’s corpse was reportedly found by the police in a shallow grave in the lover’s house. City Round gathered that the deceased was declared missing on January 25, […]

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Iran Announces Successful test of long-range Cruise Missile

Iran announced the successful test of a new cruise missile with a range of more than 1,350 kilometres (840 miles) on Saturday, state television reported. “The test of the Hoveizeh cruise missile was carried out successfully at a range of 1,200 kilometres and accurately hit the set target,” Defence Minister Amir Hatami said. “It can […]

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Artificial Intelligence

US and China Dominates Artificial Intelligence, Says UN

China and the United States are ahead of the global competition to dominate artificial intelligence, the UN World Intellectual Property Organisation published on Thursday. The study found US tech giant IBM had, by far, the biggest AI patent portfolio, with 8,920 patients ahead of Microsoft with 5,930 and a group of mainly Japanese tech conglomerates. […]

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A Pastor Impregnates Two of His Church Members in Ibadan

A woman has accused her pastor-husband of impregnating two of his church members, consequently seeking the dissolution of their 18-year marriage. In her petition before a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, Grace Adekunle had accused her husband, Pastor Adeyemi Adekunle, of neglect, irresponsibility and abandonment. The claimant, a school teacher, had informed the court that […]

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INEC

Zamfara APC Candidates Omitted as INEC Releases Governor, States Assembly List

The Independent National Electoral Commission has refused to shift ground on its earlier decision to stop the  All Progressives Congress from presenting candidates for the forthcoming general elections in Zamfara state. INEC which had earlier said it would release the final list of governorship and State Assembly candidates on Thursday (today), however, said the status […]

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