U.S. Jails Nigerian Animasaun for Wire Fraud And…

U.S. Jails Nigerian Animasaun for Wire Fraud And…

Twenty seven year-old  Animasaun, is one of two persons  named in a federal indictment for charges of aggravated identity theft and conspiracy to commit bank fraud, as well as aiding and abetting. He was traveling to the U.S. from Ghana,...
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Prostitution and Voodoo: Over 1,000 Nigerian Girls in Danger in Italy

Prostitution and Voodoo: Over 1,000 Nigerian Girls in Danger in Italy

The International Organisation for Migration on Friday said thousands of Nigerian migrant girls brought to Italy were in great danger of being forced into prostitution in Europe. The number of female Nigerians, many of them minors, often naive about their...
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‘My boyfriend treats me better than my husband’

‘My boyfriend treats me better than my husband’

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Friday sentenced one Rose James, 23, to two months in prison for adultery. The judge, Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq, however, gave her N10,000 option of fine. The judge advised her to desist from...
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Uber Begins ‘Selfie’ Real-time ID Checks in Nigeria

Uber Begins ‘Selfie’ Real-time ID Checks in Nigeria

Technology transportation network company Uber is getting creative in improving driver and passenger safety and has just launched a new facial recognition system that takes selfies to identify drivers. Real-Time ID check, as the intelligent new safety feature ...
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Chelsea Most Expensive Player, Alvaro Morata Unveiled

Chelsea Most Expensive Player, Alvaro Morata Unveiled

Chelsea have completed the signing of Alvaro Morata from Real Madrid for £70.6million. The Spain striker flew into Heathrow terminal on Thursday, and the Blues have now confirmed the club-record deal after he passed his medical at Cobham. Morata has...
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JUST IN: Fire Outbreak at Kuje Prison

JUST IN: Fire Outbreak at Kuje Prison

A fire outbreak was recorded at the clinic of Kuje prison in Abuja on Friday. A senior officer of the Nigeria prison service, who disclosed this, said no life was lost. He added that the prison was not affected and...
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CRK, IRK Reinstated as Separate School Subjects

CRK, IRK Reinstated as Separate School Subjects

The federal government has asked the Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC) to reinstate the Christian Religious Knowledge (CRK) and Islamic Religious Knowledge (IRK) as separate subjects in education curriculum. Adamu Adamu, minister of...
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Nigeria’s Iheanacho Faces Life Jail for Beating Stepson to Death

Nigeria’s Iheanacho Faces Life Jail for Beating Stepson to Death

Marvyn Iheanacho, 39, was found guilty of murdering little Alex Malcolm in a fit of rage, following a two week trial at Woolwich Crown Court. Convicted robber  Iheanacho, flew into a rage and attacked his girlfriend’s son Alex Malcolm in...
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Skye Bank Admits Hiding $793.2M TSA Funds… UBA, Sterling, Fidelity Deny

Skye Bank Admits Hiding $793.2M TSA Funds… UBA, Sterling, Fidelity Deny

 IN RESPONSE TO THE COURT DIRECTIVE TO REMIT $793.2 MILLION ALLEGEDLY HIDDEN IN SEVEN COMMERCIAL BANKS, UBA, FIDELITY BANK AND STERLING BANK HAVE DENIED HAVING ANY MONEY IN THEIR POSSESSION. Although Skye bank admitted holding money, it denied hiding it...
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Nigeria Harmonises Telecoms Right of Way Charges

Nigeria Harmonises Telecoms Right of Way Charges

The National Economic Council (NEC) yesterday  approved a policy to harmonise right of way charges payable by telecommunications companies and related public utility infrastructure on Local Governments, States and Federal Highways. Minister of Communication ...
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