On Wednesday, April 17 a bill seeking to reform the Nigeria Police Force was passed by the Senate. Highlights of the bill include a N100,000 fine or six months jail term for anyone who assaults, obstructs or resists an officer.
After shooting himself as police waited to arrest him on Wednesday, April 17, a former Peruvian president, Alan Garcia, has died. Garcia shot himself as police waited outside his home in Lima to take him to jail.
The governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello, has stated that the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, respects him as the governor of Kogi and as the political son of President Muhammadu Buhari.
An Ibadan customary court has dissolved the marriage between one Moruff Ajayi and his two wives on grounds of irresponsible acts on the part of the women.
Mrs Aisha Buhari is in a meeting with state governors’ wives and security experts in a bid to contributing the women’s quota to addressing the insecurity in the country.
The Imo State Polytechnic, Umuagwo has been upgraded to a full-fledged university by the governor of the state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha.