IGP Baba Appoints Anyasinti As Police Special Fraud Unit Boss

In a statement on Thursday, the fraud unit spokesman, Eyitayo Johnson, said the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, appointed Anyasinti to head the unit following her track record. The Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba has appointed Nneka Anyasinti as the 27th Commissioner of Police, Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Lagos. Eyitayo Johnson, the […]

Bola Tinubu’s Political Strategist And Ally, Prof. Tunde Samuel Is Dead

Prof. Samuel died on Wednesday, 16th February 2022 just about three months after he celebrated his birthday. Before his death, Samuel was a strong political ally and strategist of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu. Prof. Samuel died on Wednesday, 16th February 2022 just about three months after he celebrated […]

EFCC Arrests 29 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Kwara (Photos)

The arrest followed credible intelligence received by the Command on the activities of the suspects. 29 persons suspected to be internet fraudsters have been apprehended in Kwara state. The Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrested the suspects on Thursday for their alleged involvement in internet and other related fraud […]

Kyari, Bawa Confessed Working Directly With Cartels In Brazil, Ethiopia — NDLEA

THE drug trafficking saga involving disgraced top cop, Abba Kyari, further evolved on Wednesday, with details connecting him directly to barons in Brazil and Ethiopia. Ethiopia has become a major gateway to drug spread in Africa and the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at a point mid-last year placed the country’s national carrier under […]

Ikoyi Building Collapse: Sanwo-Olu Adopts White Paper Report

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has been applauded for his “forthrightness and sincerity” in adopting the recommendations of the six-man panel set up to examine the Ikoyi building collapse. The 21-storey structure went down on November 1, last year. During a telephone interview with the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga […]

France, European Allies Announce Withdrawal Of Troops From Mali After 9 Years

France and its allies in the Barkhane and Takuba anti-jihadist operations in Mali on Thursday announced a “coordinated withdrawal” of their forces due to “multiple obstructions” by its ruling military junta. In a joint statement, Paris as well as other EU nations and Canada vowed to pursue “joint action against terrorism in the Sahel region, […]

Ahmed Musa Donates N2m to 1996 Gold Olympic Medalist, Kingley Obiekwu

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, has donated N2 million to 1996 Olympic gold medalist, Kingsley Obiekwu. Obiekwu, who was a member of the gold medal-winning team at Atlanta 1996, made the news last week after he was seen driving a commercial vehicle in Enugu State. In a recent interview, Obiekwu disclosed that he was experiencing […]

PDP Governors Ask Buhari To Resign As Petroleum Minister, Gives Reason

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign from his position as Minister of Petroleum Resources, owing to what they termed ‘woeful failings’ in the ministry. The party also called for the immediate sack of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, for “misleading Nigerians and concealing critical information […]

Parade Abba Kyari With 25kg Cocaine, $61,400 – Lawyer Tells NDLEA

An Abuja-based human rights lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi has called on the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) to parade suspended Deputy Police Commissioner Abba Kyari, with 25kg of cocaine, $61,400 and other exhibits recovered from him. The Nation reports Kyari was taken into custody on Monday by the anti-drug trafficking agency, which accused him of […]

Nestlé commissions another WASH project in Ogun State School

Nestlé has reaffirmed its commitment to improving Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) in Nigeria, even as it recently launched WASH facilities in Ogun state. An estimated 100 million Nigerians are said to lack basic sanitation facilities and 63 million do not have access to improved sources of drinking-water, underscoring the need for consistent multi-stakeholder action […]

BREAKING: 102-Year-Old Woman Declares To Run For President In 2023

The woman, Nonye Josephine Ezeanyaeche says she has good plans to be executed in Nigeria should she be voted in as President. Nonye Josephine Ezeanyaeche, a woman aged 102 has declared her intentions to contest for Nigerian President in 2023. The woman says she has good plans to be executed in Nigeria should she be […]