31 Jul 2018

Thief caught stealing phone inside Mosque in Abuja

Thief caught stealing phone inside Mosque in AbujaIt was the end of the road for a notorious thief after he was caught stealing a phone inside a Mosque in Abaji, Abuja .
The suspect was nabbed around 5am on Monday, July 30, at Road Safety quarters. 

SUV rider kidnaps three-year-old twins of roasted corn seller in Bayelsa

SUV rider kidnaps three-year-old twins of roasted corn seller in BayelsaA middle aged man today kidnapped a set of male twin toddlers at the Ekeki Motor Park area of Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital. According to reports, the mother of the twins, Taiwo and Kehinde, Mrs Modupe Joseph, roasts corn along the road.

N3.2billion fraud: Ex-Abia State governor, Orji Kalu loses bid to stop trial

N3.2billion fraud: Ex-Abia State governor, Orji?Kalu loses bid to stop trialJustice Muhammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, dismissed a no-case submission filed by a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, in his bid to stop his trial over an alleged N3.2bn fraud.

Grandmother severely abuses her grandson who was abandoned by his mother

Grandmother severely abuses her grandson who was abandoned by his motherAs though being abandoned by his birth mother were not bad enough, a young boy has had to suffer child abuse and horrible injuries inflicted on him by his grandmother in Lagos.
The boy's plight was brought to light after a good Samaritan saw him with scars all over his back from being flogged numerous times. The good Samaritan, Didi Moon, revealed that the boy also gets starved by his grandmother in addition to the beatings.

Actress Oma Nnadi and hubby welcome their first child

Actress Oma Nnadi and her hubby, Noni Enem, have welcomed their first child, a girl.
The couple who had their traditional wedding in January this year, have already christened their daughter Khloe Kyra Enem. The excited new dad who shared the news on IG wrote

Stella Damasus gushes over husband, Daniel Ademinokan on his birthday

Nollywood actress, Stella Damasus took to her Instagram page today to wish her movie director husband, Daniel a happy birthday. She posted a number of photos of her husband and went on say words can’t describe the way she feels for him rather she would wait to show him in the other room.

Photo: SARS officers in Gombe allegedly beat man to death after he was falsely accused of stealing a phone

Photo: SARS officers in Gombe allegedly beat man to death after he was falsely accused of stealing a phoneEmmanuel Luka pictured above is the latest victim of SARS brutality. According to the co-ordinator of the #ENDSARS campaign, @segalink, Emmanuel was allegedly beaten to death by some SARS officers in Biliri village in Gombe state.

Bobrisky gives himself a new female name and explains why he chose the name

Bobrisky gives himself a new female name and explains why he chose the nameSelf-acclaimed Nigerian male Barbie. Bobrisky has given himself a new female name. He said his second name will now be Adufe.

Men dressed in SARS uniform rob man of N5million in Port-Harcourt

Robbers said to be dressed in SARS uniform, have reportedly robbed a man of N5million in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State capital.
Twitter user @ikwerreman who shared the report disclosed that the men who wore SARS uniform but with no mask on, trailed the man from the bank where he made the withdrawal.

Nigerian lady who solicited for help to treat cancer, Rachel Fubara dies

A Nigerian lady, Rachel Fubara who once solicited for help on social media to treat a cancerous growth on her thigh,is dead.
According to Fejiro Oliver, who was the brain behind soliciting for help for Racheal Fubara, said she died in India while undergoing treatment.

3 children dead, 2 missing as flood wreaks havoc in Anambra state

3 children dead, 2 missing as flood wreaks havoc in Anambra stateThree children have died of drowning while two others have gone missing in a devastating flood following three days of downpour that wrecked havoc at Okpoko in Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State.
The flood also damaged at least 10 buildings in the area and properties worth over N100 million were lost.

Husband And Wife Arrested In Saudi Arabia For Kissing During Driving Lesson

In Saudi Arabia, A couple were arrested after man kisses his wife and then posted footage on social media. It was captioned ‘teaching her how to drive’ then posted on Snapchat, but the incident has landed them in trouble.

Fake medical devices, expired drugs seized at Enugu airport

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has seized fake medical devices, cosmetics, expired drugs and empty labels worth N5.804 million at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

Fake soldier jailed 3 years over N7m job placement scam

A Minna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday sentenced a 32-year-old man, Tanko Mohammed, to three years’ imprisonment for parading himself as a military man and defrauding unsuspecting members of the public of N7m under the pretext of job placement in the Nigeria Army.

Bin Laden’s ex-bodyguard probed after release

Osama bin Laden
A suspected former bodyguard of deceased al-Qaeda leader, Osama bin Laden, who was deported from Germany earlier this month is still under investigation.

Nigerian man reveals what happened after returning $3k mistakenly transferred to him

A Nigerian man has recounted all that happened when he returned $3k, which was mistakenly transferred to his account by Bank of America.
According to the Nigerian man who walked into the bank with a cheque for the money, the manager of the bank couldn’t stop thanking him and the owner of the money also had a teary moment.

Asisat Oshoala holds housewarming party for mansion she bought her parents (photos)

Asisat Oshoala, Super Falcons player who made headlines over the weekend for buying her parents a mansion in Costain area of Lagos, has thrown a housewarming party over the great feat.
The house warming party was attended by the footballer’s family members, friends and loved ones.

Ecobank fire incident: No loss of life, only tanker, generator house burnt – Management

Fire at Ecobank
By Kazeem Ugbodaga

Enugu CJ pardons 129 inmates

Prison inmates
No fewer than 129 prisoners were granted pardon in three prisons in Enugu State by the state’s Chief Judge, Justice Priscilla Emehelu as she concludes the 2018 jail delivery sessions.

Father, Mother, Son, Girlfriend Arrested For Theft

The suspects and the stolen properties at the police station in Lagos.
Dedeigbo Ayodeji
A couple, Mr and Mrs Uroye Teddy, their son, Tega Teddy and his girlfriend, Karima Edom have been arrested by the police at Langbasa, Ajah, Lagos southwest Nigeria, for burglary and theft.

NSCDC nabs 4 illegal private guards in Ondo

NSCDC Operatives
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Ondo State has arrested four men for allegedly operating as guards in an illegal private security outfit.

Lagos Government denies claims of planning to place religious leaders on salary

According to the Lagos Government in a press release signed by the Chief Press Secretary, Habib Aruna, the claim was totally untrue and misleading. The statement disclosed that the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Mr. Abdulateef Abdulhakeem, made the clarification while speaking on a television programme monitored in Lagos.

Meet Lil Richie, 5-year-old kid and recording artiste who has tattoos (Photos)

Below are pictures of a 5-year-old kid named Lil Richie who has tattoos, wears gold chains and posts pictures on Instagram that show him living like an adult.
He’s a recording artiste, video vixen, dancer and a drip god.

Stolen truck recovered at Sango-Ota 1 min ago

FRSC officials on patrol
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Tuesday said it recovered a stolen articulated truck with registration number NSR 141 ZX at the Sango -Ota Toll Gate in Ogun.

Jude Okoye celebrates his wife, Ifeoma on her birthday

Jude Okoye has taken to his social media page to celebrate his wife, Ifeoma who turned a year older today.

Did Wizkid revive Duncan Mighty’s career? Read what Nigerians are saying

Port Harcourt first son, Duncan Mighty is currently trending on Twitter, as Nigerians are arguing about his hit song with Wizkid.
Duncan Mighty is currently the rave of the moment following the success of the song, ‘Fake Love’ with Wizkid, and lots of people are saying the Starboy made him relevant again. Others are saying he has always been relevant before the song with Wizkid.

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu Unversity masters student slumps, dies while playing football

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu Unversity masters student slumps, dies while playing footballA student of the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) died while playing football on Sunday evening at Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University masters student slumps, dies while playing football' class='img-responsive text-center' style='margin: auto

Diesel tanker explosion causes fire outbreak around EcoBank Head Office in Victoria Island

Diesel tanker explosion causes fire outbreak around EcoBank Head Office in Victoria IslandThere's been a fire outbreak around the Ecobank head office in Victoria Island, Lagos.
The fire incident occurred today at about 8: 40 a.m. when a diesel tanker was offloading diesel close to a generator that was turned on. As a result, there was an explosion. 

Linda Ikeji’s sister, Sandra Ikeji is engaged (Photos)

According to recent buzz on social media, it has been revealed that Linda Ikeji’s sister, Sandra Ikeji, has been taken off the singles’ market as she just got engaged to her heartthrob.

Lady pushes her boyfriend out of the window during fight in Lagos

lady pushes boyfriendA 21 year old lady has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for pushing her boyfriend from a window of a storey building in Ajagbandi area of Lagos, while trying to prevent him from searching through her phone.
The deceased, Wilson Henry, a Civil Engineering graduate from University of Benin, had his neck and complete spinal cord broken , as he landed on the fence of the building before resting on the septic tank.

Nigerian man who joined the aviation industry as a cleaner becomes a captain, 24 years after (Photos)

Mohammed Abubakar who joined Air Azman as a cleaner 24 years ago, is keeping his dream of becoming an aviation expert alive as he was recently decorated as a captain.
The photos and good news was shared by a colleague of his who was full of joy for Mohammed as he took to his twitter account to congratulate for the new promotion, he wrote:

Human Trafficking: NAPTIP to establish desks at airports

NAPTIP DG, Julie Okah-Donli
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) says it is stepping up measures to prevent, combat and eradicate trafficking in persons in the country.

Wizkid bags endorsement deal with Ciroc (Video)

Wizkid bags endorsement deal with Ciroc (Video)Wizkid who was seen with Diddy few days ago in the United States, has announced news of an endorsement deal with Ciroc to his fans.
The singer made the announcement in a series of tweets where he said; New Deal Alert! Officially with CIROC!!! Lets get it!! Big bag alert!

Police take Campaign Against Cultism to markets, schools, others 1 hour ago

The Police Command in Enugu State says it has taken its Police Campaign Against Cultism and Other Vices (POCACOV) to markets, schools, NYSC Orientation camp and communities, among other areas.

Rich men should marry more than on wife, while only one for the poor – Ghanaian pastor

A Ghanaian marriage counselor and pastor, Counsellor Lutterodt, who is well-known for his controversial stance on issues about celebrities, has advised rich men to practice polygamy.
“I entreat the rich to practice polygamy. Those who are married to one have cardiovascular diseases because they are worried. Women should understand that polygamy is the way of life for them to enjoy their husbands,” he said