An Igbo woman, Mrs. Mary Cynthia Obia is currently detained at the
police station on Isiowulu People’s Club Road, Nkpor in Idemili North
Local Government of Anambra State, for allegedly disfiguring her
housemaid’s face with a hot knife.
The 14-year-old victim identified as Adaku Nwaigwe, has been released to her parents as directed by the police.
A security source, who spoke to The Nation, on Sunday, said the woman used the hot knife on Adaku for allegedly dating one of the boys in their neighbourhood.
Residents of Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State have denounced their Nigerian citizenship. According to reports gathered, they now to belong to Republic of Benin.The residents attributed their decision to long neglect of the local government in terms of basic infrastructure by the Kwara State government. In a statement made available...