Governor Dapo Abiodun’s aide arrested in the US for alleged identity theft and unemployment scam

A senior special assistant to the Ogun state Governor, Abidemi Rufai has been arrested in the United States for alleged identity theft and fraud. the 42-year-old former House of Reps aspirant and real estate businessman is accused of stealing more than $350,000 in fraudulent unemployment claims from Washington state according[Read More…]

Insecurity: Katsina Emirate Council cancels Sallah Durbar

The Katsina Emirate Council has cancelled Sallah Durbar, popularly called ‘Hawan-Sallah’. The Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir, gave the directive in a statement by the council’s Secretary, Alhaji Bello Mamman-Ifo, on Tuesday in Katsina. “In view of kidnappings and banditry taking place around the emirate, and based on advises[Read More…]

Police doubts Oshodi amputee hawker’s story as LASG withholds N25Million donation

The Lagos State government has withheld the money donated to Mary Daniel, the Oshodi amputee hawker, who recently went viral. Mary Daniel recently made headlines after pictures of her selling water at Oshodi went viral on social media. In an interview, claimed she was an orphan with a baby and[Read More…]

‘How Baba Ijesha raped my teenage foster daughter’ – Princess

Popular Nigerian comedian, Princess has narrated how the now arrested Yoruba actor, Baba Ijesha raped her teenage foster daughter. In a lengthy instagram video, Princess revealed that the immoral act happened in her house when Baba Ijesha came to her for help. She said, “Some years ago, I had challenges[Read More…]

Caitlyn Jenner to run for Governor of California

Caitlyn Jenner has announced she has filed the paperwork to run for California governor. The former Olympic athlete and reality TV star confirmed the news on her Twitter account earlier on Friday. A recall election in the state could be confirmed this month after a petition against current governor Gavin[Read More…]

Instagram Comedian and Influencer, Pankeeroy arrested for Bitcoin fraud

Operatives of the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested an Instagram comedian and social media Influencer, Nwagbo Oliver Chidera, also known as Pankeeroy, alongside 34 others for their alleged involvement in computer-related fraud in Lagos. They were arrested on Wednesday at James Court,[Read More…]

23 year-old comedienne, Ada Jesus is dead

Ada Jesus, a Nigerian comedienne, has passed away after a protracted battle with kidney disease. Harrison Gwamnishu, an activist who has been spearheading the campaign for her recovery, broke the news in a short post on his Instagram page on Wednesday. “Thank you everyone. Rest in Power Mercy Nmesoma Nnadi[Read More…]

Photos: Royal Funeral for Prince Philip as he’s laid to rest at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday laid to rest her late husband, Prince Philip, in a royal funeral like no other, curtailed by coronavirus restrictions but reflecting his long life of military and public service. Philip, who died on April 9 aged 99, was interred in the Royal Vault at St[Read More…]

TB Joshua’s Emmanuel TV Channel suspended on YouTube

Popular Christian television channel, Emmanuel TV, owned by Nigerian pastor TB Joshua, has been suspended on YouTube The channel with a subscriber base of over 1 million, attracted viewers from across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America. The suspension was announced by the Pastor’s official Twitter account on[Read More…]

Ramadan: Kano Hizbah arrests 11 youths for not fasting

Religious Police Hizbah in Kano State, has arrested a group of youths for eating at noon, indicating they are not fasting. Those arrested included 3 men and 8 women. Hizbah, also known as Hizb ut-Tahrir, conducts similar arrests in Kano city and local government areas every year. The Chairman of[Read More…]