Showing posts with label Nigeria News. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Nigeria News. Show all posts

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Nigerian man in search of £400k for his operation to transition into a woman opens a crowdfunding account

Jide Smith is a Nigerian gay man who recently opened a crowdfunding account to source for £400,000 for his operation to transition into a woman which has been his dream. Jide who now wishes to be known as Malaysia Banks, says he is also battling with HIV after he got infected by his Jamaican boyfriend in London when he was a teenager. Read what he wrote below...

Monday, July 24, 2017

Mother Of 20 Year Old Man Who Reportedly Committed Suicide Cries Out, Alleges He Was Killed For Ritual Purpose

The mother of 20 year old Nigerian man, Edwin Owodunni(middle), Mrs Owodunni, has composed a request of to the Federal Criminal Investigation Department (FCID), Homicide Section, Alagbon Close, Ikoyi, Lagos over the sudden demise of her child who came to Nigeria to invest some energy with his dad in April. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

Ambode Gives Quit Notice To Property Owners Blocking Drainage Channels In Lagos

The Lagos State Government on Sunday ordered owners of properties erected on drainage channels and impeding the free-flow of water to immediately vacate or risk being removed.

Photos: 43 Surrendered Boko Haram Members Air-lifted For De-radicalization In Gombe

Forty three Boko Haram insurgents who recently surrendered to troops of Operation Lafiya Dole were on Saturday air lifted to join other surrendered insurgents in Gombe where they are to immediately commence a de-radicalization and rehabilitation programme under the auspices of Operation Safe Corridor.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Over 789 commercial sex workers, destitute repatriated to states of origin - FCT Minister

The FCT Administration has revealed that over 789 prostitutes and other destitute, have been repatriated to their various states of origin.
Minister of FCT, Muhammad Musa Bello, who disclosed this while speaking to newsmen at a media parley, said:

He will probably be sacked in Nigeria but in India a Traffic Police officer who stopped President of India's convoy to let ambulance pass through, to be rewarded

A brave traffic police sub-inspector, ML Nijalingappa, who was deployed to the busy Bengaluru’s Trinity Circle on Saturday won the heart of many when he stopped the convoy of the President of India to make way for an ambulance.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Kidnap victim narrates how he escaped the night before Evans and his men planned to kill him after holding him for three months

This is such an incredible, sad and heart rending story shared by Vanguard newspaper. A man named Chief Donatus (as he preferred to be identified in story for security reasons), is one of Evan's kidnap victims and he was abducted near his office on February 14, 2017. He was held for three whole months and miraculously escaped from their hideout. In this exclusive interview with Vanguard, the man gave a vivid account of the hair-raising ugly encounter. Read it after the cut...

Friday, June 16, 2017

Photo: 2 Nigerians arrested in Ghana for daylight robbery

The Cantonment Divisional Police Command in Ghana, have arrested two Nigerian nationals for daylight robbery near the presidential palace in Accra.
3News reports that the two suspects, Ndubueze Odoemenam and Chiokoko Amadie were arrested Wednesday afternoon after they had gone to carry out their operation.

Monday, June 5, 2017

FRSC redeploys 71 Senior commanders including Rivers sector commander who cut the hair of two female officers

A statement by the media aide to the Corps Marshal, Mohammed Sani on Sunday, states that the Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, has redeployed 71 senior officers nationwide, including the Rivers State Sector Commander, Ayodele Kumapayi, who was recently recalled to Abuja for allegedly cutting the hair of two female officers.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Nigeria Got $29Billion From Shell JVs In Four Years

The royalties and corporate taxes paid by Shell to the Nigerian government last year increased to $1.4bn from $1.1bn in 2015 on the back of the rise in crude oil prices, while the Shell Petroleum Development Company-operated joint ventures alone contributed $29bn to the federation’s purse between 2012 and 2016.

Monday, May 15, 2017

SERIOUSLY? Governor Yari Builds Massive Hotel In Lagos With Funds Stolen

Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Lagos said they have found a hotel being constructed by Governor Yari of Zamfara state with $3m he stole from London-Paris Club loan refund to Nigerian states.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Mercy Aigbe: "My Husband Beats Me Constantly, Cheated, Why I Opened Up"

Actress Mercy Aigbe had an interview with Broadway TV and gave details of the saga that have trailed her and her husband for the past few weeks. The excerpts:
When she was asked why she came out to say her husband never touched her, she said;

Cabal Wants Osinbajo To Resign – Princess Hadiza Ibrahim

A former presidential aspirant, Princess Hadiza Ibrahim, has told Acting President Yemi Osinbajo not to resign under any circumstance so that he would not betray the confidence Nigerians reposed in his joint mandate with President Muhammdu Buhari.

Witness Slumps & Dies During Testimony Over Land Dispute In Lagos Court

Ikeja High Court was on Thursday thrown into confusion after an unnamed witness slumped and died in the court just before testifying before Justice O.A. Olayinka in a land case.
The deceased, who was in his late 30s, had come court to testify in a land dispute.

Man R*pes 17yrs Old Twin Sisters, Impregnates One, Gives Her N20k For Abortion

A driver, Samuel Adebayo, who allegedly r*ped twin sisters and put one of them in a family way, was on Thursday arraigned before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court.
The accused, 30, who resides at Beckley Estate, Abule Egba, a suburb of Lagos, is being tried for r*pe and an attempt to commit abortion.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Ritualists Kill Husband, Wife & Their Children In Lagos

A gang of assailants, suspected to be ritual killers, has wreaked havoc on a family of six in Adeke bus stop, in the Imota area of Ikorodu, Lagos.
The couple – Taofiq Agbaje and Simiat Agbaje, 32, – and two of their four children, Rodiat, 10, and eight-year-old Toyeebat, were hacked to death by the gang.

Apostle Suleman To Stephanie Otobo: "Confess Your Sins"

The General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleman, on Sunday, advised his Canada-based accuser, Stephanie Otobo, to confess her sins for the allegations levelled against him before claiming to have repented.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Nigeria E-passport Scarcity To Persist As FG Disagree With Vendor On Pricing

The scarcity of the e-passport booklets may not abate soon as Federal Government is yet to reach an agreement on new pricing of the document with the vendor, Iris Smart Technology Ltd.
It was learnt that ISTL had reduced the production and supply of the 32-page passports last year following the foreign exchange crisis in the country which had reportedly increased the production cost of the booklets.

Businessman accuses police of torture, theft during invasion of his home

Operatives of  Rivers State Police Command have been accused of beating a man to coma during an attempt to arrest him.
A Port Harcourt-based businessman, Prince Steven Lemachi, said he was severely beaten during an attempt to arrest him over a petition before the Commissioner of Police on land dispute.

What Is Happening To Nigeria's 2017 Budget?

As the 2016 budget expired on Friday, Nigeria Labour Congress and civil rights groups expressed anger against the National Assembly and the executive arm over the delay in passing the 2017 Appropriation Bill. What is causing the delay?