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  • Photo of Internet Fraud: EFCC arraigns Social media Influencer, @Adeherself

    Internet Fraud: EFCC arraigns Social media Influencer, @Adeherself

    The economic and financial crimes commission (EFCC) Adedamola Adewale Rukayat (a.k.a Adeherself) before Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offence Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on a one-count charge of possession of fraudulent documents. She was arrested last month following intelligence received by the commission, and when interrogated agreed to being a picker in cyber crimes. “That you, Adewale Adedamola Rukayat, on or about the 15th day of June 2020 in Lagos, within the jurisdiction of this honourable court, with intent to defraud, had in your possession documents titled “WhatsAPP”, which representations you knew or ought to have known, was…

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  • Photo of WAEC reveals date for 2020 examination

    WAEC reveals date for 2020 examination

    The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has revealed that examinations for graduating Senior Secondary School students will now commence on the 4th of August, 2020. According to Channels TV, the Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajuiba, said tests for graduating students will now hold from August 4 till September 5. The exam body had during the weekend debunked examination timetable circulating on social media. It had stated that no timetable had been released for the examination as the one being circulated is a timetable for a previous examination

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  • Photo of DSS denies arresting EFCC Boss, Magu

    DSS denies arresting EFCC Boss, Magu

    The Department of State Services (DSS) has said that it did not arrest Mr Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The Service’s Public Relations Officer, Peter Afunanya, said this in a statement on Monday. This comes after there were reports that Magu was arrested few hours ago. Magu’s S.A. on Media, Tony Amokeodo said his boss was not arrested but only invited to answer questions regarding some allegations against the agency. He explained that Magu was invited to appear before a Federal Government panel set up to investigate the allegations of corruption levelled…

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  • Photo of Former APC Vice Chairman, Inuwa Abdukadir is dead

    Former APC Vice Chairman, Inuwa Abdukadir is dead

    A member of the ruling all progressives Congress (APC) national working committee recently dissolved by President Muhammadu Buhari, Inuwa Abdukadir is dead. He died at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, on Monday. His death was confirmed on APC’s official twitter handle; “RIP to our immediate-past National Vice Chairman (North-West), Alh. Inuwa Abdulkadir esq., the Magatakarda Babba of the Sokoto Sultanate. “May Almighty Allah be merciful and grant him Aljanat Firdaus.”

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  • Photo of 70-year-old man rapes 8-year-old girl, gives her N80.

    70-year-old man rapes 8-year-old girl, gives her N80.

    A 70-year-old Mohammed Sani Umar (Tela) has been arrested for allegedly raping an eight-year-old girl in the Chanchaga area of Minna, Niger State. He allegedly raped her twice before giving her N80 to keep quiet about the incident but later told her mother after examining her daughter when she noticed some strange behaviours. The girls uncle, Abubakar who narrated the ordeal said; “She was sick for some weeks and after every treatment, she was still not very well. Then, a neighbor advised her mother to keep a close watch on the girl, which the mother started doing. After some days,…

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  • Photo of Buhari is the Man of the moment for the entire South East – Arthur Eze

    Buhari is the Man of the moment for the entire South East – Arthur Eze

    Billionaire Oil Magnate, Arthur Eze says Buhari is the man of the moment for the Igbo’s and the entire south-east as they are in support of the president and pledge their loyalty to him. In a statement released by his media aide, Oliver Okpala, Eze said Igbos have benefitted massively from the Buhari-led administration, listing the benefits he said; “President Mohammadu Buhari and the Inspector General of Police have demonstrated uncommon goodwill towards the people of the South-East geopolitical zone and should now rest assured of our unalloyed support and loyalty. “The modernisation and uplifting of the Akanu Ibiam Airport…

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  • Photo of I will soon publish names of people who earn above N330m as pension – Hope Uzodinma

    I will soon publish names of people who earn above N330m as pension – Hope Uzodinma

    Governor of Imo state, Hope Uzodinma has promised toboybkush names of pensioners who receive payment above N330m in the state. He said this during a meeting with the leadership of the Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP) in Owerri stating that the Government will start automating all payments to enable it migrate to the contributory pension’s scheme. He said “I’ll soon publish names of those who earn above N330m per annum as pension for Imo people to know. “Government will no more make use of microfinance banks for payments of salaries and pensions because they are no clearing houses for BVN…

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  • Photo of In Buhari’s administration corruption is official – Reno Omokri

    In Buhari’s administration corruption is official – Reno Omokri

    Ex-aide to former president Jonathan, Reno Omokri has claimed that corruption is official in Buhari’s administration. He said this while speaking on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics yesterday. Although he admitted that corruption was visible in previous administrations as it is a human government but has become official in this present administration. “When you compare this administration with former President Jonathan’s government or Yaradua’s government, yes, there was some corruption there; it’s a human government. “But the difference between that government and this government is that under Jonathan, there was corruption, in this administration, corruption is official,” Omokri said.

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  • Photo of Ize-Iyamu denies pouring acid on a young man during his undergraduate days

    Ize-Iyamu denies pouring acid on a young man during his undergraduate days

    The governorship candidate of the ruling all progressives congress (APC) for Edo State, Osagie Ize-Iyamu has denied allegations of him pouring acid on a young man during his undergraduate days at the university of Benin. A video depicting Oshiomhole accusing Ize-Iyamu of doing the said crime in order to spite him in 2016 when he was contesting under the umbrella of the PDP emerged online and so Ize-Iyamu has come out to clear his name. Ize-Iyamu in an online television programme on July 5, denied the allegation. Setting the records straight, the politician said “When I was in the university,…

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  • Photo of We will not accept the ban of Almajiri – Islamic leader

    We will not accept the ban of Almajiri – Islamic leader

    Dahiru Usman Bauchi, an Islamic cleric says the ban of Almajiri will not be accepted. The cleric said this during an interview with The Sun stating that the constitution of the country gives freedom to practice any religion one chooses, adding that the Qur’an is the basis for their religion and so will not be violated. “The constitution of the country gives us the freedom to practice our religion the way we want it. Our biggest religion is the Quran. Since the Quran has given them (those in power) laws that they have refused to abide with, what right do…

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  • Photo of Woman drills Nail into head of her Teenage Housemaid

    Woman drills Nail into head of her Teenage Housemaid

    Ifeoma Ozougwu, has been taken into police custody for allegedly driving nails into the head of her 10-year-old housemaid, Miss Chinonye Nnadi. Prof. Joy Ngozi Ezeilo, the Chairperson of the Women Aids Collective (WACOL), who brought the incident to public knowledge, disclosed that her office was alerted on Friday about the case of the little girl. The spokesperson of Enugu state police command, Daniel Ndukwe Ikea, has since issued a statement on the case. According to Ikea, the 24-year-old woman and her 40-year-old husband, Jude Ozougwu were apprehended following a tip-off received on Tuesday alleging that a woman in Akonameze…

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  • Photo of Governor David Umahi tests positive for Coronavirus

    Governor David Umahi tests positive for Coronavirus

    Ebonyi state Governor, David Umahi has tested positive for coronavirus. The Governor confirmed this in a statement personally signed by him on Saturday. He and some of his close aides tested positive for the virus but are not showing any symptoms as they have since isolated, in line with protocols laid down by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The Governor directed the Deputy Governor, Kelechi Igwe, to take over the frontline coordination of the state’s fight against the pandemic to protect Ebonyi people.

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