A woman identified as Ugochukwu Sandra Alexandra Nneka has been declared wanted by the EFCC for allegedly duping people. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has declared Ugochukwu Sandra Alexandra Nneka from Nnewi area in Anambra state wanted for conspiracy and obtaining money under false pretence.The anti-graft agency has asked...
The Federal Civil Service Commission says it is not true that the commission is recruiting people into various Federal Government ministries. Dr. Joel Oruche, the Deputy Director, Press and Public Relations of the FCSC, made the clarification in a statement in Abuja on Sunday. According to him, the online recruitment advertisement...
A woman has been convicted of biting off her ex-boyfriend’s testicle after he turned down her offer of a threesome.Nunzia Del Viscio, 43, was ordered to stay in her home between 10pm and 6am for six months, and to pay her victim £500 in compensation for the attack.Police officers...
A traditional ruler in Ise Town, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos State who is also a Block magnate,  Taibu Ogunbajo, has reportedly killed his wife in Ikorodu. He was said to have crushed her with his Toyota Highlander Sports Utility Vehicle  (SUV) marked AKD666EW.Chief Ogunbajo was arrested over the weekend at...
According to a Twitter user, Adewumi Fabaredo, an ailing father of two, Rease Ogundipe Sedenu, left his house at around 8pm on Wednesday to get bottle water for his medication.He was reportedly picked up by SARS and for days!When he was going to buy the water, he locked up his...
A group, the Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has raised an alarm over what it said is an attempt by those it described as "crisis entrepreneurs" to blackmail the Nigerian military and its leadership.The group said Nigerians would have observed the escalation of activities targeted at...
A former aide to American member of parliament, Trent Franks, has said the congressman repeatedly pressed her to carry his child, at one point offering her $5m  to act as a surrogate mother.The eight-term lawmaker abruptly resigned Friday, bowing to an ultimatum from House Speaker Paul Ryan.Ryan told Franks...
Three Ghanaian guys in an interview with the Daily Graphic made shocking confessions on what they have involve themselves in just to be rich.They opened up about their wealth and the source of it.They said they have millions of dollars in the bank, some of which they have used...
The controversy over the issue of tithes is unnecessary. It is happening now because some of the big-time servants of God have betrayed the gospel and their calling. They now recruit antichrists to work in God’s vineyard. In their bid to make sure that they are known all over...
The General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Ministries, Dr. DK Olukoya, said “Tithing is not compulsory”.The man of God further disclosed that tithing is purely a personal relationship between the giver and God.“There is nowhere in the Bible where it is written that tithing and giving offering is...
We are going to do exactly what the Bible commands us to do regarding the issue of tithe. There is nothing that any human being will say about it that we will listen to, particularly if such views run contrary to the arrangement of God concerning the issue. There...
There was pandemonium and panic on Friday in Asaba, Delta State capital when daredevil armed robbers numbering over five attacked a bullion van around Koka junction along the Asaba-Benin Expressway and carted away a yet to be disclosed amount of cash, running into as much as several millions of...
The former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Taskforce Team, PRTT, Dr Abdulrasheed Maina has debunked the publication on a section of the media, which claimed that he is in court with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over it's composition. The publication claimed that the former PRTT boss...
 Two of the world’s biggest exchanges are about to begin bitcoin futures trading. Banks and financial companies see tremendous promise in the blockchain technology underlying bitcoin, which could revolutionize payments and securities settlement. Price volatility is only one of bitcoin’s risks. No, you are not imagining things. Everyone is...
Motorists in Kaduna, Bauchi and Yola are facing hard times buying fuel in chaotic situations following acute scarcity of the product.Checks on filling stations in the states, particularly Kaduna metropolis and its environs, revealed that hundreds of motorists passed the night at the stations, complaining of mosquito bites.Others who...
The Nigerian Army has threatened that it would expose politically exposed persons who are collaborating with Boko Haram terrorists.The Army also debunked   social media reports claiming that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai has been wounded in an ambush by the terrorists at an unnamed location...
The newly sworn-in National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Uche Secondus, has started his time as the leader of the opposition party by attacking the All Progressive Congress, especially the foundation on which it was built.Mr Secondus, who was declared the winner of the PDP’s chairmanship election...
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to withdraw the Israeli’s security company training Nigerians troops.MURIC while joining other groups and personalities to condemn recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel by the United States of America President, Mr. Donald Trump noted that...
Ten persons have been declared dead in Ogabifo, Omala Local Government Area of Kogi State when herdsmen invaded the farming community on Friday. The invaders, described as herdsmen, were armed with several weapons, including AK47. The invaders were said to have set several houses and farmlands ablaze, leaving many injured. The attack...
A Nigerian, Yusuf Ademola, was on December 7 jailed for 12 years after police found a shotgun with two rounds of ammunition at a residential address. Ademola, of Claremont Road, E7, was found guilty of possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life after a four-day trial at Snaresbrook...
The Imo State House of Assembly has endorsed Uche Nwosu, the son-in-law of Governor Rochas Okorocha for the 2019 governorship race in the state. The Assembly described him as the most qualified for the job. Nwosu is currently the Chief of Staff to Okorocha. The position of the Imo state House of...
In what came as a surprise, a soldier identified as Samaila Gabriel, recently shot himself dead in Yobe state.The deceased with service number 09NA/63/2867 was said to have taken his life out of frustration.One of Gabriel’s  colleagues told TheCable that he got frustrated as a result of the refusal...
MILITARY LINE: Major -General Mamman Jiya Vatsa with Babangida, Idiagbon and Buhari.Major-General Mamman JiyaOn the 5th of March, 1986, Lt. General Domkat Bali, the Minister of Defence of the Nigerian military government and the Joint Chiefs of Staff, GCON made an announcement to the Nigerian nation and it was not a nice one at all. He said...
President Muhammadu Buhari declared in Kano State that those who 'wrecked the economy' are the same people who are now jostling to contest in 2019.The president spoke yesterday at an interactive session with a cross section of Kano society inside the Government House, as part of his two-day official...
An auto crash on the Sagamu-Benin expressway on Saturday claimed the lives of seven people.According to witnesses, the accident, which occurred around 5.30 a.m. on Saturday involved a blue Ford bus with registration number Imo ETU 409 XA; a red DAF model truck registered Lagos KRD 908 XN and an unregistered truck.The...
Isaiah 45New International Version (NIV)45 “This is what the Lord says to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I take hold of to subdue nations before him and to strip kings of their armor, to open doors before him so that gates will not be shut: 2 I will go before you and will level...
The Federal Civil Service Commission has announced a nationwide recruitment exercise to fill vacancies at several ministries, departments and agencies.The commission listed Ministry of Information, Ministry of Environment and the Bureau of Public Procurement amongst the federal establishments with several openings. The Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of...
Ex-Ogun state governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has resigned from the PDP national chairmanship race.In a letter sent to the party on Saturday, he sad:"In order to sustain the new found peace and renewed confidence of Nigerians in our party and reduce the veiled but potential line of frictions, I...
Mr Bashir Ahmad, an aide to Sen. Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), has been kidnapped at gunpoint.Ahmad, 45, was kidnapped in Tudun Wada LGA in Kaduna South senatorial zone, Sani said in a Facebook post. Shehu Sani was born in Tudun Wada.The senator added that the gunmen had molested...
Chelsea on Saturday lost their premier league tie against West Ham in what turned out to be David Moyes' first win for the Hammers.Arnautovic hit the back of the net early in the first half after a quick 1-2 pass at the edge of the box.Chelsea fought hard to...
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has listed some of his legacies as a former number two citizen of the country.Atiku, who was replying a letter written by Nigerian comedian Francis Agoda, better known as IGoDye querying his days in office as the nation’s number two citizen, revealed how he...
Ogun State government has accused some politicians of being behind the wild rumour on the social media, that some students died during the ongoing deworming programme.It, however said, the deworming programme it is undertaking with a foreign partner, will not be suspended.Instead, the programme is to be extended by...
On Monday, December 11th 2017, a nationwide rally to campaign against the excesses of SARS operatives will hold nationwide.Tagged ‘End SARS rally’, the nationwide movement will commemorate the 2017 ‘World Human Rights Day’. Some pf the cities where the rally is billed to hold include Abuja, Lagos, Warri, Owerri...
Two more aspirants for the national chairmanship position in Saturday’s Peoples Democratic Party National Convention, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi and Jimi Agbaje, have quit the race.“The announcement by the aspirants comes a few hours after another high profile aspirant, Chief Olabode George, quite the race,” a report by The...
After being presented with the 2017 Ballon d’Or at the glitzy ceremony on Thursday, Ronaldo vowed to ‘let the fight continue’ between himself and Messi as they battle for future Ballon d’Ors.‘I hope to play at a high level for a few more years,’ Ronaldo said when asked about...
According to a petition by an NGO, the Justice Development and Peace Commission of the Ekiti Catholic Diocese, the act was carried out on November 26. The petitioner said it was informed that the offence of the victim was that she ate the food of the suspect’s baby.The petition...
Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, an ex president of Nigeria,on Friday, relieved his last days with late Shehu Musa Ya’adua at the Kirikiri Maximum Security Prison, and how he turned down an offer by those he called “my international friends” to get him out of Yola Prison using commando style operation.According...
A six months jail term awaits anyone caught in the act of “soiling, writing on or squeezing” the Naira notes, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) warned on Friday.Mr. Samuel Shuaibu, an official in the Currency Operation Department of the CBN, said persons caught in the act would either...
Lauretta Onochie, special assistant on new media to President Muhammadu Buhari, has claimed that Nigeria’s problems cannot be sorted out in only three years.Speaking on Politics Today, a programme on Channels TV, Onochie claimed that it was wrong to insinuate that the All Progressives Congress (APC) led government has...
A 14-year-old girl simply identified as Falmata was “serially raped” by Nigerian soldiers after she escaped Boko Haram captivity.Falmata, who prior to her escape had suffered several cases of sexual abuse in the hands of Boko Haram insurgents, is reported to have had an even worse encounter with soldiers...
The Management of the much awaited indigenous Satellite TV, inaugurated on Oct. 1, on Friday said the TStv decoders would be in the market from next week.Mr Ernest Essien, the TStv’s Public Relations Officer, made the disclosure in an interview with the to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...
US President Donald Trump rewound the videotape Friday to show how three predecessors — Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama — made promises on Jerusalem that they later backtracked on.“I fulfilled my campaign promise – others didn’t!” he boasted on Twitter, posting a video montage of his...
President Muhammadu Buhari was forced to travel to his hometown, Daura, Katsina State by road, following the poor weather condition in the country.The President embarked on the trip from Kano State where he has been on official visit.His Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, disclosed this...
National Youth Service Corps has launched a job portal that would enhance job seeking opportunities for Corps Members and also make them available for prospective employers.NYSC Director-General, Brig. Gen. Sulaiman Kazaure, while speaking at the launch today in Lagos, urged Corps Members to make themselves available for job opportunities...
Miss Loveth Ekumabo, 25-year-old Libya returnee, has blamed her father’s incestuous behaviour for her decision to flee to Libya, at least, for safety from her dad, and also in search of greener pasture.However, as it turned out, her case is akin to jumping from the frying pan into fire;...
The Israeli army retaliated after a “projectile” fired from Gaza hit its territory Thursday, the army said, blaming Hamas which had called for an intifada after US recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.“A short while ago , a projectile was fired from northern Gaza & exploded in southern...
A teenage girl took her own life after she found out that her ex-boyfriend had allegedly posted intimate photos of her online, it was claimed.Karina Saifer Oliveira, 15, allegedly killed herself after she heard rumours that the photos had been shared throughout her home town.The gossip had spread through...
President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed why he said “I belong to everybody and belong to nobody” during his swearing in after he won the 2015 presidential election.President Buhari, who is on a two-day working visit in Kano, spoke at a state dinner held in his honour in Kano on...
Nigeria’s former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, was captured yesterday as he prepared to defend his PhD thesis at the National Open University before an education defence panel.Though the topic of his research work is not known, however the  80-year old Ogun State native was confident as went through his research work on his...