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Nigerian man nabbed  after allegedly disguising in hijab to sleep with a married woman in her husband’s house (Photos)

According to a Facebook user, Felix Eigbefo, who is based in Benin City, Edo state. The man reportedly disguised himself as a woman in hijab to have sex with a married woman in her husband’s house. Felix shared the photos on Facebook with the caption below…    

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B’Haram will pay a heavy price for killing CAN chairman – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika local government area of Adamawa state. Andimi was abducted early January when the insurgents attacked Michika. The news of his death broke on Tuesday morning. In a statement by Garba Shehu, senior special assistant to the […]

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EFCC after my properties ‘to annoy me’ – Saraki

A former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos State to dismiss a suit filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC ) for final forfeiture of his house in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. The EFCC in December had secured an interim order for the forfeiture of the […]

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Top Nigerian celebrity weddings to watch in 2020

2019 was particularly filled with high-profile engagements. It just seemed like one celebrity after the other has paired off. One of the most talked-about union to look forward to in 2020 should be that of Ace singer Davido and Chioma. Although, fans are still keeping their fingers crossed considering the recent rift between Davido, singer […]

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President Buhari asks Britain to go after Nigerian fugitives in UK

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the United Kingdom to investigate “Nigerian fugitives” who “escaped to the UK” amid corruption allegations. Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, quoted Buhari as making the request during a bilateral meeting with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday. The two leaders met on the sidelines of the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020 […]

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Mama B’Haram remanded in prison for fraud

A high court in Maiduguri, Borno State capital, on Monday remanded Hajiya Aisha Wakil, popularly called Mama Boko Haram, in a custodial centre. Mama Boko Haram was standing trial alongside Tahir Saidu and Lawal Shoyade on an amended five counts bordering on conspiracy, obtaining money by false pretence and cheating to the tune of N111.7m. Aisha […]

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Africa’s richest woman ‘ripped off her country’

Leaked documents reveal how Africa’s richest woman made her fortune through exploiting her own country, and corruption. Isabel dos Santos got access to lucrative deals involving land, oil, diamonds and telecoms when her father was president of Angola, a southern African country rich in natural resources. The documents show how she and her husband were […]

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I Don’t Intend To Have Kids, Says MI

Nigerian Rapper, MI, has revealed that he has no plan of having kids of his own. The Chocolate City Record Chief Executive revealed this while reacting to a social media video. Watching a boy along with two of his friends prank his parent, the rapper wrote: “And this is why I shall not be having […]

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Imo Brouhaha : I Never Said I’ll Probe My Predecessors, Says Gov Uzodinma

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, has debunked rumours making rounds in the state that he planned to probe his predecessors. Governor Uzodinma disclosed this after inspecting some structures at the government house in Owerri. The Governor said even though the business of governance includes probing and accountability, his directive to the Accountant-General of the state […]

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We closed borders to strengthen economy, security – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the partial closure of the country’s land borders is meant to strengthen its economy and improve security. Buhari said the measure was not introduced to punish Nigeria’s neighbours, an impression held in some quarters. He spoke in London on Saturday during a meeting with a select group of the […]

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I pity those celebrating Supreme Court verdict – Ihedioha

The former governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha, has said he has nothing but pity for those celebrating the verdict of the Supreme Court that sacked him as governor of the state. Ihedioha stated that this is because the judgment is more about the country’s democracy than himself, especially as it is obvious that both […]

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No Regrets for Going to War with Biafra – Gowon

Former Head of State, retired General Yakubu Gowon, has said his administration had no regret going into the Biafra war because it was necessary to keep Nigeria one. The ex-military ruler said this in a special interview he granted the Hausa Service of the British Broadcasting Corporation, as part of activities marking the 50th anniversary […]

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Court sacks Ifeanyi Ubah as senator

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) high court in Kubwa, Abuja, has nullified the election of Ifeanyi Ubah as the senator representing Anambra south. The court ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to withdraw the certificate of return issued to Mr Ubah and to issue a fresh certificate to the candidate of the Peoples Democratic […]

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Nigeria’s debt rises to N26 trillion

Nigeria’s total public debt rose above N26.22 trillion as at September 2019, the Debt Management Office (DMO) announced on Friday. The Director-General of the debt management agency, Patience Oniha, disclosed this in Abuja at a media briefing just as denied recent reports that the country’s total debt figure was more than N30 trillion. He said the latest […]

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Catholic may bar Fr. Mbaka from preaching – Archbishop

The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Adewale Martins, says the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, could be banned from preaching if he continues to deviate from the doctrines and tenets of the Catholic Church. Martins, who was appointed Archbishop of Lagos by the Pope in 2012, said this during an […]

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Supreme court judgement on Imo must be reversed, says PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is demanding a review and reversal of the supreme court judgement on the 2019 governorship election in Imo state The apex court had on Tuesday sacked PDP’s Emeka Ihedioha as governor, and ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to return Hope Uzodinma, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who […]

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Implementation of 7.5% VAT begins February 1 in Nigeria — Minister

The Federal Government will from February 1 begin the implementation of 7.5 per cent Value Added Tax espoused by the finance law. The law, according to the government, will take effect after all the necessary administrative procedures must have been completed, especially the gazette of the Act by the Federal Ministry of Justice. The Minister […]

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7.5% VAT rate has taken off, says Nigerian government

The implementation of the newly introduced 7.5 per cent  hike in Value Added Tax (VAT) and related tax adjustments in the 2010 Finance Act has commenced, says  Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF), Mr. Ahmed Idris said on Wednesday. The implementation is sequel to Monday’s signing of the Finance Bill by  President Muhammadu Buhari . The AGF […]

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