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Money Laundering: US Court To Sentence Hushpuppi On Valentine’s Day

The United States Attorney’s Office at the Central District of California says that Ramon Abbas, aka, Hushpuppi, will be sentenced on February 14, 2022. The court’s Director of Media Relations, Thom Mrozek, said Hushpuppi has been scheduled for sentencing on Valentine’s Day, according to BBC Pidgin. Mrozek was, however, yet to respond to an email inquiry […]

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UK Resumes Work, Study Visa Applications Processing In Nigeria

The United Kingdom has resumed work and study visa applications processing in Nigeria. This was contained in a post by UKinNigeria on its social media handles on Wednesday. In the post, Nigerians were urged to proceed to the UK visa application centres for the Priority Visa Services. “From January 24, TLS will resume offering some […]

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Don’t Write Off Super Eagles, Buhari Appeals To Nigerians

President Buhari has pleaded with Nigerians not to write off the Super Eagles players and officials after they crashed out of the ongoing 2021 Africa Cup of Nations following a 1-0 defeat to Tunisia in the round of 16 in Garoua, Cameroon on Sunday. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba […]

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Nigerian Government Suspends Planned Petrol Subsidy Removal

The Federal Government, through the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has suspended the planned petrol subsidy removal. Speaking during a meeting held at the National Assembly in Abuja on Monday, the Minister said the suspension is till further notice. The Minister stated that part of the reason why the Federal Government […]

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Court Issues Arrest Warrant Against Diezani Alison-Madueke

Justice Bolaji Olajuwon of the Federal High Court, Abuja, has issued a warrant of arrest against the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, believed to be residing in the United Kingdom. Justice Olajuwon granted the request after counsel to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Farouk Abdullah, made an oral application. The court […]

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We Had The Desire To Win – Tunisian Coach

The Head Coach of the Tunisia’s Carthage Eagles, Mondher Kebaier, has said his players were determined to win the Round of 16 clash with Super Eagles regardless of the absence of some players due to COVID. He stated this during the press conference after the 1-0 victory over the Super Eagles. “As we said before, […]

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2023: Jonathan’s Campaign Posters Flood Abuja, Lagos

The posters of former President Goodluck Jonathan are currently in some part of Lagos State and Abuja. According to the information on the posters, which have the inscription, “Please Run, Nigerians Are Calling Again”, a group known as Greater Nigeria Ambassadors (GRENA), are behind them. Although Jonathan is yet to throw his hat into the […]

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AFCON: Why Nigeria Lost To Tunisia – Okocha

Nigerian football legend, Austin ”Jay Jay” Okocha has said Tunisia outclassed Super Eagles with tactics. Tunisia shocked Nigeria on Sunday to set up an Africa Cup of Nations last-eight showdown. Veteran Youssef Msakni scored two minutes into the second half to give previously unimpressive Tunisia a 1-0 second-round triumph over 10-man Nigeria in Garoua. Okocha […]

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Rain Of Tributes As Actress Regina King Loses Son To Su*cide

Veteran Hollywood actress, Regina King, has lost her son, Ian Alexander Jnr, who died by suicide. The bereaved mother, in a statement to People on Saturday, confirmed that her son died on Friday evening. King’s son died a few days after his birthday. Ian had just celebrated his 26-year-old birthday on Wednesday. Speaking about her son’s death, […]

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Lagos Hawker Receives Scholarship Letter From Obi Cubana, Placed On N100,000 Monthly Salary

Businessman and socialite, Obi Iyiegbu, popularly known as Obi Cubana, kept to his promise as he has offered a letter of scholarship to Jeremiah Ekumah. A few days ago, Ekuma, a young hawker, was caught on camera in the Ajah area of Lagos, giving money to persons who were being transported to prison in a […]

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Dangote’s Wealth Surges By $1.3 Billion In Three Weeks, Nears Senegal’s GDP

Aliko Dangote recorded a boost of as much as $1.3 billion in his fortune in the year to January 21, a period that was a blessing to investment for shareholders of his cement firm, Dangote Cement Plc. At $20.4 billion according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index on Friday, the wealth of Africa’s richest man now approaches the value […]

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It’s Foolish To Build Mansions In Villages Where You Rarely Live – Eucharia Anunobi

Nollywood actress, Eucharia Anunobi, has berated those who build mansions in their hometowns, referring to such act as foolishness. The actress took to her Instagram page to share of video where she was seen questioning the wisdom behind building mansions in hometowns which people barely visit or stay in. She advised that building a smaller […]

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Win AFCON And Get $250,000, Otedola Challenges Super Eagles

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been promised $250,000 by Femi Otedola if they lift the 2021 AFCON trophy. The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, who was at the Super Eagles’ Hotel la Rabidou camp in Garoua alongside business moguls, Otedola and Aliko Dangote on Wednesday, made the announcement. They visited the team’s camp at […]

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Nigeria’s Oldest Monarch Celebrates 105 Years, Reads Without Glasses

IT was a great day of celebration at Ogoni Olomu, Delta State as Nigeria oldest King, HRM, Ovie, Dr. Richard Layeguen Ogbon, OON, Ogoni-Oghoro 1, the Ohworode Of Olomu Kingdom, offered thanks to God for his 105th year birthday. The thanksgiving service which had the Archbishop of Bendel Province, Church of Nigeria Anglican Communion and […]

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3 Out Of 10 Nigerians Are Mentally Sick — Reps

House of Representatives has said that 3 out of every 10 Nigerians have one form of mental illness or another. Quoting the World Health Organization statistics, the House added that over 20,000,000 Nigerians were currently suffering from various degrees of mental illness or disorder without psychiatric health care. To this end, the House mandated its […]

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We’ll Leave Nigeria Better Than We Met It – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration is determined to hand over a better Nigeria than the one they inherited and urged people to be fair in their assessment of what his government has achieved so far. Buhari specifically asked Nigerians to assess him on the campaign promises he made ahead of the […]

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Family Feud: Davido Slams Cousin For Second Time In 24 Hours

Nigerian Singer, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has fired back at his cousin, Dele Adeleke, for the second time. Taking to his Twitter page today, Davido accused his cousin of paying people to write negative things about him and his late mother. He tweeted, “Because of your ambition you have your people write about […]

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