A 34-year-old cook, Janet James, was on Monday sentenced to 14 years in jail by a Lagos State High Court in Igbosere for beating her eight-year-old brother to death.
The latest attack reportedly came at the weekend.
At least 30 persons were killed when bandits attacked Bungudu in Zamfara State on Saturday, the emir of the region Alhaji Hassan Attahiru said on Wednesday.
Adewura, the 26-year-old accounting graduate of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), was said to have gone missing after she boarded a bus from Ikeja to Egbeda, where she lives.
A woman has been bathed with a substance suspected to be acid by her husband, Mr. Onyeachonam Chinwuba, over alleged divorce threat in Awka, Anambra State.
He was abducted during a robbery attack that occurred along Ife/Ibadan expressway around 9:15 p.m. on Sunday while he was traveling from Ibadan to Ife.
The Lagos State Government has said that there will be no restriction of movement on the last Saturday of June or any other month.
The Federal Road Safety Corps has announced the temporary closure of only the Ibadan-bound carriageway of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway from Magboro to Kara and Ibafo.
Kaduna State Government has imposed a 24-hour curfew on Kasuwan Magani town in Kajuru local government area of the state following latest violence in the area.
A human trafficking victim, Oyinlola Solanke, who was rescued by the Erelu Eyinade Foundation, has narrated how she frustrated the plans by her employer to sexually assault her while working as a maid in Oman.