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Etisalat Nigeria Chairman Resigns

The Chairman of Etisalat Nigeria, Mr. Hakeem Bello Osagie, has resigned his appointment following the approval of a restructuring plan for the telecommunications firm. The resignation is effective immediately, according to an insider source. “Although the chairman had planned to leave immediately the banks made the take-over move, he opted to tarry …

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Judges Sentence Baby To Death

Judges at the European Court of Human Rights have rejected a plea from the parents of terminally-ill baby Charlie Gard to intervene in his case. Chris Gard and Connie Yates lost their final legal bid to take their son to the US for treatment. Specialists at Great Ormond Street Hospital …

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EFCC Arrests NABDA Director General For N23m Scam

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested a serving Director General of the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) Mrs. Lucy Jumeyi Ogbadu, for her alleged involvement in criminal conspiracy and diversion of public funds to the tune of N23,000,000.00. Ogbadu was arrested on Wednesday, June 28 …

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Meet Ogungbeje The Lawyer Who Wants To Defend Notorious Kidnapper Evans

Just when Nigerians thought no lawyer would step out to defend notorious billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans, Voice Olukoya Ogungbeje has proven an exception. Ogungbeje who heads Lawflex Chambers and is the Chairman of Voice Vanguard, stepped out Wednesday. He grabbed the headlines as he filed a fundamental rights …

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President Buhari On Life Support- Fayose

The Ekiti State governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari has been on life support since June 6 at a hospital in West End, London. The governor made the claim in a personally signed statement issued on Wednesday. According to Mr. Fayose, the President needs prayers to …

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Man Exchanges Boy For 3 Bags Of Rice In Lagos

An unidentified middle aged man abducted a 10-year-old boy, who was on an errand for his mother, and exchanged him for three bags of rice in Ijegun area of Lagos. The suspect, now on the run, reportedly accosted the victim (names withheld), weekend, at Prince Bus Stop, Isheri Oshun, while …

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Nigerians Top List Of Foreign Drug Offenders In Maylaysia

According to Federal police records in Maylaysia 358 foreign students have been arrested since 2015,and more than one third of them were Nigerians. Bukit Aman Narcotics Crime Investigation Department (NCID) director of Communication Datuk Seri Mohd Mokhtar Mohd Shariff said 122 Nigerians were arrested from January 2015 until May this …

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Police Yet To Decide On Evans’ Arraignment

Two weeks after the arrest of a notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans, the police have yet to determine when the suspect will be arraigned in court. This is just as the Lagos State Police Command said it was not aware of any other media interview with Evans since …

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Jose Mourinho Loses Father

Jose Mourinho’s father Felix has passed away at the age of 79. The Manchester United manager posted a black-and-white photograph of himself as a young boy alongside his father, a former goalkeeper, on his Instagram account. Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix, who has been suffering from ill health for several months, …

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Multiple Suicide Bombings Rock University Of Maiduguri

The University of Maiduguri yesterday night came under a series of attacks as suicide bombers detonated their explosives at different locations including the security office where two lives were reportedly lost. The Borno Police Public Relations Officer, Victor Isukwu, had, at about 12 midnight, confirmed the incident on a WhatsApp …

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Nigerian Declared Britain’s Most Dangerous Prisoner

One of the murderers of Fusilier Lee Rigby is now regarded as the most dangerous prisoner in the British penal system. Muslim extremist Michael Adebolajo, 31, has been described by prison officer as “violent, unpredictable and a major danger to other prisoners”. But the real threat he poses is his …

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Wizkid Wins BET’s Best International Act Again

Wizkid, has won the BET award for the Best International Act category. The singer was announced the winner on Saturday in Los Angeles, US. This is the second straight year the former EME star will be winning the award. Wizkid beat four other Nigerian artistes — Davido, Wizkid, Mr Eazi …

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