N700m alleged fraud: PDP chairman, four others remanded in custody

Justice P. I Adjokwu of a Federal High Court in Benin on Thursday granted the Edo chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dan Orbih; and Mr. Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the 2016 governorship candidate, N10m bail each for alleged N700m fraud. But he also ordered them remanded in prison until they perfect their bail conditions Also granted… Read More

Buhari breaks fast with National Assembly leadership in Aso Rock

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday hosted leadership of the National Assembly to a breaking of (Ramadan) fast at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that those at the event were principal officers of the Assembly, including the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki; Senate leader, Ahmad Lawan; while Speaker of the House of… Read More

Facebook, Twitter tighten rules for political ads

Twitter on Thursday announced new guidelines to clearly mark political ads on its platform as Facebook said it began implementing a policy requiring labeling and verification of identities of those paying for political messages. The moves by the two social media firms come in response to criticism over their role in allowing disinformation to spread… Read More

Naval officer, twin brothers arrested for robbery

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Oyo State Police Command has arrested a Lance Corporal with the Nigerian Navy, Jimoh Adesoye, 28, twin brothers and 12 other suspects for robbery and receiving stolen goods. While parading the suspects, the state Commissioner of Police, Abiodun Odude, said that the naval officer used his uniform and position… Read More

Why Court Remands 32 Biafra Agitators In Prison

Thirty-two pro-Biafra agitators were on Thursday remanded in prison custody by an Enugu magistrate court. The activists were members of the Biafra Independence Movement faction of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra. They were arrested on May 22 while trying to stage a parade to mark the ‘Biafra Day’ in… Read More

How Two Slay Queens Disgraced Me At An Eatery This Evening.

Been asking this bae out and she finally agreed to go out with me today on the condition she’ll come along with her friend. I said no wahala. I got to TFC before them and they came in 2 minutes later. We ordered drinks at first and chit chat a little, then ordered something to… Read More

Pope Francis coming to Nigeria soon – John Onaiyekan

The Supreme Pontiff, Pope Francis, has said he is thinking about visiting Nigeria. Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, who disclosed the Pope’s intending visit to Newsmen, in Abuja, said no date has been fixed for the visit. Recall that Pope John Paul 11 (now Saint Pope John Paul 11), was the first Pope… Read More

2018 Post UTME Cut off Marks For Admission Into Nigerian Universities, Polytechnics & COE

2018 Post UTME Cut off Marks For Admission Into Nigerian Universities, Polytechnics & COE. The truth is that some schools are always changing their cut off marks for admission every year. But we’re certain, that this is the official POST UTME Cut off Marks for the 2018 academic session. S/N INSTITUTION Cut Off 1 AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY,… Read More

OAU Post UTME 2018/2019 Form: Cut-Off Marks, Exam Date, OAU E-Portal

OAU Post UTME 2018/2019 Form: Cut-Off Marks, Exam Date, OAU E-Portal. Call Akahi Tutors – 08038644328. OAU Post UTME 2018/2019 Form Will Be Out On Sale From eportal.oauife.edu.ng. Are you searching to see when OAU Post Utme 2018/2019 Form will start? Obafemi Awolowo University post Utme registration and application guidelines is right here eportal.oauife.edu.ng, Oauife.edu.ng. Call Akahi Tutors… Read More

Mother Burst Into Tears As Her Son’s Corpse Is Brought Home After Protest (Photos)

A bereaved mother couldn’t contain her tears after the corpse of her son was brought home yesterday after the clash between security operatives and residents in Amassoma, Southern Ijaw, Bayelsa State. The clash, which reportedly started in the morning at the gate of the state-owned Niger Delta University (NDU), was said to have left many… Read More

Female Airport Cleaner Praised After Returning N2M She Found In The Toilet (Photo)

Coming at a time Nigeria’s international image is not too good with the incessant cases of corruption in the country, a cleaner at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos State, Charity Bassey, recently did the unexpected when she found a nylon containing $6,000 valued at over N2 million, and turned it in to… Read More

Biafra Anniversary Rally: Police Arrest 10 MASSOB, BIM Members In Port Harcourt

Security operatives, on Tuesday, arrested over 10 members of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and Biafra Independent Movement (BIM), when they staged an anniversary rally, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. It was gathered that the arrested persons were among the hundreds of supporters of Pro-Biafran agitators who had… Read More

Real Madrid Legend Slams Alvaro Morata For Moving To Chelsea

Real Madrid legend Michel has claimed that Alvaro Morata is paying the price for leaving the Los Blancos. The Spain International became Chelsea’s transfer record breaker after the club shelled out £53 million to secure his signature last summer, although he has struggled to live up to the billing that was expected by the Stamford… Read More

Ondo Lawmakers Exchange Blows Over Reinstatement Of Impeached Deputy Speaker

TENSION enveloped the Ondo House of Assembly Wednesday as members exchanged blows over alleged directive by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu that the impeached deputy speaker lroju Ogundeji be reinstated immediately. Consequently top security chiefs in the state raced to the assembly to calm the lawmakers who engaged themselves in a shouting match on the corridor close… Read More

Killer Pastor Sentenced To Death By Hanging Cries Out As He Repents In Prison (Photo)

Rev.Chibuike Ezeokeke, a self acclaimed pastor of the Holy Junction Prayer Ministry in Okpo Ekwulobia, Anambra state who is now on the death row cell of the Enugu medium prison has reportedly cried out, asking for God’s divine intervention in his ordeal. Pastor Ezeokeke was found guilty of murder and condemned to death by hanging… Read More

Teacher jailed 15 years for defiling his pupil

A Ho circuit court has sentenced Benjamin Akpalu, 29, to 15 years imprisonment in hard labour for defiling a 12 year old class six pupil. Akpalu who pleaded guilty cried for mercy, saying, “I plead for mercy…my mother is at the hospital now. I’m on my knees for mercy, I am the only educated person… Read More

Curvy Becca models in stunning new outfit

Multiple award-winning singer Rebecca Akosua Acheampomaa Acheampong, known in showbiz as Becca, has just sent social media into a frenzy. The singer is known to be a very beautiful lady with adorable curves which are admired by many of her fans. In a latest Instagram post, though, Becca is spotted modelling in an amazing outfit… Read More

Student remanded for possessing narcotic drugs

A 22-year old Student, Latif Hamidu Abdul, was on Tuesday remanded by an Accra Circuit Court for possessing two compressed slabs and 47 sachets of dried leaves suspected to be cannabis sativa without authority. Latif pleaded not guilty to the charge in the court presided over by Mr Aboagye Tandoh to reappear on June 5.… Read More

Highway robbers kill driver at Nkonya

Henry Vorsa, a 38 year old commercial driver has been shot dead by highway robbers at Nkonya in the Biakoye District on Monday. The deceased, said to be a presbyter with the Kwamekrom Evangelical Presbyterian (E.P.) Church was transporting traders from Abotoase to Accra when he was killed by the robbers. Mr Prosper Ahlidza, Kpando… Read More

Police deny arresting 18-month-old girl

The Volta Regional Police Command has debunked reports suggesting the arrest of an 18-month old baby at Adidome in the Central Tongu district of the Volta region. The Adidome Police was reported Tuesday in sections of the media to have arrested and detained the baby by name Princess Gokay for attempting to give a poisonous… Read More

French PM Philippe cancels visit to Israel next month

France’s Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has cancelled a planned trip to Israel early next month, citing “domestic agenda reasons”, his office said on Wednesday. Philippe had been expected to visit Jerusalem on June 1 for an event promoting ties between France and Israel along with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. He was also planning a… Read More