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Nigerian organ trafficker sentenced to two years imprisonment in India

A 37-year-old Nigerian national, who created a fake look-alike website of Fortis Hospital and Kidney Institute, Kolkata, India and floating an advertisement asking for kidney donations was sentenced to two years of rigorous imprisonment along with fine of Rs 1 lakh on Friday, August 3. David Uzoma Ubah was arrested from

Osun PDP candidate Adeleke didn’t graduate from U.S. university, as he claimed

Dancing senator, Ademola Adeleke has been warned by a group to stop dancing wherever he goes

ADEMOLA Nurudeen Adeleke, senator representing Osun West Senatorial District and the state’s PDP gubernatorial candidate, did not graduate from Jacksonville State University (JSU), says the authorities of the  public university located in Alabama, United States. According to his profile on the National Assembly website, Adeleke has a Diploma in Criminology from JSU and

Ekiti Election: Police deploy 30,000 personnel, two helicopters, others

The Nigeria Police Force has deployed 30,000 personnel for the July 14 governorship Ekiti election. The personnel comprised of Police Mobile Force (PMF) Units, Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU), the Special Protection Unit (SPU), the Anti Bomb Squad (EOD), Conventional Policemen, the Armament Unit, personnel of FCIID and the Sniffer dogs section, PunchNg reports Other deployments

45-yr-old man rapes 11-year-old girl, after luring her with N100

A Man identified as Musibau Asinde has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly raping an 11-year-old-girl at Ibese, Ilaro. The suspect was arrested after the mother of the victim reported to the police. The mother said she sent her daughter on an errand, but when she returned,

“Chief Obasanjo sleeps with wives of his sons and has no control over his penis even at over 80” – Ex-wife blasts former president in new statement

Wife of former President of Nigeria, Mrs. Obasanjo seems to be on a revelation spree recently – hours ago, she publicly served a statement concerning her daughter-in-law whom she calls, cruel and evil. Now, even more recently she’s released another statement – a quite shocking one at that, where she claims

One year after, Remi Surutu remembers her late daughter

One year after the death of her daughter Ayomikun, actress Remi Surutu remembers her with an emotional message which she shared on social media. Her daughter died a year ago after battling sickle cell. Remembering her, Remi Surutu wrote: ‘I miss you today. I will miss you for the rest of my life

Actress Ifeoma Okeke reveals how her ex-boyfriend used to batter her

In a recent chat with Dupe Ayinla Olasunkanmi shared by Nollyzone, big bold and beautiful actress, Ifeoma Okeke revealed how she battled with domestic violence which is part of the reason why she isn’t considering marriage anytime soon. “I think I answered this same question some years back and I would not

Ruggedman narrates how his friend’s family were kidnapped by SARS

Nigerian rapper, Ruggedman has disclosed that SARS Operatives over the weekend abducted his friend, wife and 8-month old baby and only left them after collecting a bribe of N38,000.   He claimed that it was a kidnap because when they were picked up, they weren’t taken to the police station, instead, they

Dayo Amusa puts Faithia Balogun on blast for being a hypocrite

It appears all is not well between Nollywood actresses Fathia Balogun and her colleague, Dayo Amusa as the later called out the former on social media for being hypocritical It happened that Fathia had taken to her Instagram page to warn people about a certain kind of friends Fathia’s post had read; No

Police brutality, extortion now at frightening level – Chief Justice

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has directed that Chief Magistrates should periodically inspect police stations and other detention centres in their domains, to curb growing level of citizens’ maltreatment by police and other security agencies. This followed what he described as the “frightening proportions” of “horrific incidents of

Lagos State Government releases Statement on Tanker Explosion

The Lagos State Government has released a statement commiserating with the families of those who lost their lives in the tanker explosion on Otedola Bridge. 30 vehicles had been reported burnt after a tanker exploded on the bridge. Rescue agencies have been able to put out the fire. The Lagos State Government, in

Yomi Fash Lanso writes open letter to President Buhari

Veteran Nigerian Actor, Yomi Fash-Lanso has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, in wake of the recent killings in Jos that has left scores dead. The Actor took to his Instagram page to post pictures of the killings in Plateau, whilst questioning whether the President cared about ordinary Nigerians,

Court orders forfeiture of Diezani’s N325.4m land in Lekki

A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday temporarily forfeited to the Federal Government a parcel of land in Lekki, Lagos State, linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke. Justice Babs Kuewumi made the order following an ex-parte application by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) counsel, Mr.

Buhari treating killer herdsmen with kid gloves —Soyinka

‘Holy Cow: Impunity Rides Again,’

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Wednesday knocked President Muhammadu Buhari for doing little to stop killings by herdsmen amid the general insecurity in the country. Obasanjo, who paid a condolence visit to Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State on Wednesday, said the magnitude of security

Ekiti election: Fayemi knows he’ll be defeated – PDP candidate, Olusola

The campaign organization of the Ekiti PDP governorship candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola, has described allegation by the APC candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi that Governor Ayodele Fayose was compromising INEC as a function of “a frustrated desperate politician that is already smelling electoral defeat.” Director of Media and Publicity of the Campaign

Bishop David Oyedepo places curse on Plateau killers

Bishop David Oyedepo has reacted to the killing of over 86 people in Plateau state where about 11 villages where attacked by Fulani herdsmen. He placed a heavy curse on those behind the attacks while speaking during the Covenant Hours of Prayer. He was quoted as saying: “One of the leaders in Plateau

Horrific tales people of attacked Plateau villages told a journalist

A journalist,  Lawunna Timothy Yilwada, who visited and interviewed survivors of the attacks by Fulani herdsmen, which saw the death of over 100 people and the burning of 50 house in Plateau state, has revealed the shocking things they told him. According to his words, the people spoke of how the killers were

SARS operative shatters Ogun teacher’s leg with bullet

A civil servant in Ogun State, Ola Hammed, has cried out for justice after his left foot was shattered by a bullet allegedly fired by an operative of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad attached to the state police command. Hammed said the policeman was among a team of SARS operatives attacked

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