Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Senator, Dino Melaye has mocked his critics on social media, after the Vice-Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University testified that he graduated from the institution.
Camera caught Big Brother Naija housemate, Marvis, rolling what appeared to be weed in the house on Monday. She later explained that it was tobacco and not weed. The brand of cigarette, mostly cheaper than the ones already rolled, is common abroad.
Monday, 27 March 2017
The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Ibrahim Magu has denied owning any house or houses in the Maitama area of Abuja.Reacting to a report captioned, Magu Under Fresh Probe over 2 Abuja Mansions, which appeared in The Sun Newspaper of Saturday March 25, 2017, the EFCC boss dismissed the story as a work of fiction and threatens legal action against the newspaper and the authors of the story.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Monday March 27,2017 arraigned an Enugu based businessman, Nicholas Emenike before Justice C.C. Ani of the State High Court, Enugu on a two-count charge bordering on obtaining the sum of N4,467,500 ( Four Million, Four Hundred and Sixty Seven Thousand, Five Hundred Naira Only) under false pretense and issuance of dud cheque.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on March 27, 2017, arraigned one Gbenga Yusuf John, a suspected Internet fraudsters, before Justice A. M. Nicol-Clay of the State High Court sitting in Igbosere, Lagos on a three-count charge bordering on conspiracy and forgery.
There are concerns that the health of Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari is reducing his working day. He returned from extended medical leave in London earlier this month where he was being treated for an undisclosed illness. He said on his return that he would still need medical check-ups.
Popular Tanzanian rapper, Emmanuel Elibariki, who performs as Ney wa Mitego, has been arrested for releasing a song called deemed insulting to the government.
Cool FM’s On Air Personality (OAP), Daddy Freeze has reacted to the report of a dead child, who was claimed to have been brought back to life after Lord’s Chosen Church pastor prayed on Sunday. According to reports, the child died on the way to the church, but was not confirmed dead before the said prayer. Continue reading…
Senate President, Bukola Saraki is currently being quizzed by the senate committee on ethics and privileges, over the seizure of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) belonging to the senate.
The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday formal presentedof the Neighbourhood Safety Corps, to enhancing security all over the state. The Neighbourhood Safety Corps are expected to assist and complement the police by providing useful intelligence for crime prevention. See two more photos after the cut…
mediaReach OMD Nigeria, the leading media agency in West Africa, has won the Young Lions Media, Nigeria Competition and Young Pro Media - West Africa Championship.
With these feats, mediaReach OMD will represent Nigeria at Cannes in June 2017 for the Cannes Young Lions Media - Global Competition. By winning the 2017 edition of the competition, mediaReach OMD will be representing Nigeria for the 8th time at the Cannes, since 2008.
Most recent evicted housemates at the ongoing Big Brother Naija reality TV show, Offiong Edet Anthony (Thin Tall Tony), visited Heritage Bank Corporate Communication office in Lagos over the weekend.
No fewer than five children were on Sunday crushed to death at Ukana Ikot Oku Etim area of Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, by an alleged drunk driver.
The Central Bank of Nigeria has reduced the exchange rate for travel allowances, medical allowances, and school fees from N370 to a dollar to N360 to a dollar.
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, the pan-African financial services group, operating in 19 African countries, has released its audited 2016 full year results, showing significant growth in gross earnings and profits, an attestation to its resilience, enhanced productivity and geographic diversification, evident in the impressive contribution from its African subsidiaries.
Comedian, Seyi Law and wife, Stacy Ebere are celebrating their 6th wedding anniversary. "Mercy speaks for us. Grace got us. Favour is our companion. Happy Wedding Anniversary to Us," he said. See one more...
An undergraduate of Chemistry at University of Lagos (UNILAG), simply identified as Tope has slumped and died after returning from a night outing with a man. They added that Tope could have been saved if she was promptly attended to at the centre.
Rapid Response Squad (RRS) has once more rescued a man from jumping into the Lagoon, on Third Mainlad Bridge on Sunday.
Sunday, 26 March 2017
A 37-year-old man, Olaitan Shofolahan has been arrested by the operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command for impersonating officials of the Lagos State Land Use Charge has blamed unemployment as the cause of his action.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has called for development, production and distribution of quality seeds to farmers in Nigeria in order to boost agricultural output and create over 40 million jobs for the unemployed population.
Super model, stripper, Amber Rose and her friends threw a pool party for her personal assistant, Isaiah Joseph’s birthday bash. And she has this to say about him, "...Yes he’s my personal assistant but also my brother and friend. Joe I love you so much, I will always be ya Muva and have ur back forever! You’ve made my life better in so many ways. I’m so lucky to have you bro! You’re such a genuine spirit and anyone that could ever be around you is lucky, I know I am. May God bless you more and more every year my darling!" Continue to see more photos...
Three persons, have been killed, three others set ablaze on Friday in an alleged reprisal on Kasa, Angbaaye, Alabar, and Ayati communities in Zaki Biam Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State.
President Donald Trump was spotted at a dinner with Jared Kushner and daughter, Ivanka Trump on Saturday, one day after he was reportedly annoyed at the couple for being absent during the healthcare vote.
Saturday, 25 March 2017
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has assured the Ogun State government of the refund of N124 billion spent on the construction of Federal Roads across the state.
Mr. Fashola gave this assurance in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Friday, after he led a team from the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing to Ogun State on an inspection and assessment tour of the federal roads and the ongoing Housing project of the Federal Government in the state.
Okafor's Law premiere held on March 24th 2016 had a 3 part event - Cocktail, Movie Screening and an After Party. The cocktail was ongoing when a court injunction was served that the movie cannot be screened.