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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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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‘Female Soldiers Should be in Charge of Women in Most IDP Camps’

‘Female Soldiers Should be in Charge of Women in Most IDP Camps’

Nigeria must empower women and girls if the country must attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed has said. UN Deputy Scribe argued that for a nation to make meaningful progress, women must be part of...
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Taking Fanta, Sprite with Vitamin C is Poisonous, Court Insists

Taking Fanta, Sprite with Vitamin C is Poisonous, Court Insists

A Lagos high court has insisted that its order that the National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) must mandate the Nigeria Bottling Company (NBC) to include on all bottles of Fanta and Sprite soft drinks manufactured by...
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Diezani ‘paid $37.5m cash for Banana Island property’

Diezani ‘paid $37.5m cash for Banana Island property’

Ex-minister loses house, $2.7m, N84.5m to govt Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the interim forfeiture of a property on Banana Island, Lagos bought for $37.5m in 2013 by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. Justice Chuka O...
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Tanker Drivers Burn Diamond, Sterling Banks in Apapa

Tanker Drivers Burn Diamond, Sterling Banks in Apapa

Tanker drivers on Wednesday morning went on rampage at Apapa, Lagos, and set ablaze two commercial banks – Sterling and Diamond. The tanker drivers were protesting the killing of their colleague by a mobile policeman. It was gathered that the...
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NYSC: Printing of call-up Letters Begin July 21st.

NYSC: Printing of call-up Letters Begin July 21st.

 NYSC Confirms resumption date for Batch A Stream 2 corps members National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) 2017 Batch ‘A’ members taking oath during their swearing-in ceremony in Abuja on Thursday (25/5/17). 02806/25/5/2017/Anthony Alabi/BJO/NAN The National Y...
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