The State Police Command had rescued the victim at her guardians’ home in the Sokoto Cinema area of Sokoto North Local Government Area, where she was kept in unused fridge in the compound and starved of food for eight months.
“It is a pathetic situation, the system must be expunged of rapists, our children need protection from our courts. The law is already there, the same defendant committed a similar offence of rape while on bail, during the period of this case”
In the strongly-worded complaint, the Yoruba Nation agitators accused the Nigerian leaders and security chiefs of genocide and crimes against humanity as it affects Yoruba in Ekiti, Oyo, Osun, Ondo, Ogun, Okun Land in Kogi, and Kwara states respectively.
Also speaking at the launch, the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Transcorp Hotels Plc., Mrs Dupe Olusola said ‘Aura’ by Transcorp Hotels is a new alternative digital accommodation platform that connects people to unique homes, great food and memorable experiences.
Food inflation remains topical among Nigerians in their daily discourse as inflation has seen food prices rise to double-digit figures or even higher. Notable among the causes of the rise in food prices is th escalating insecurity situation in the country which has made so many farmers to abandon their farmlands thereby leading to less food being produced. Is Nigeria gradually plunging into hunger and national food crisis? Persecondnews’ AJUMA EDWINA AMEH writes.