Category Archives: Breaking

EFCC Shuts Down Osogbo Nightclub Where 94 Suspected Internet Fraudsters Were Arrested

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed Club Secret Underground in Osogbo, Osun State, where 94 people suspected to be internet fraudsters were arrested. The commission had announced the arrest of the suspects in an early morning raid on the club on Monday. The EFCC, in a statement signed by Wilson Uwajuren, said…

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Nigerian Police Order Stun Guns For Officers, To Curb Extra-Judicial Killings

The Nigerian police authorities have reportedly placed orders for electro-muscular disruption technology-based weaponry commonly known as taser or stun guns for low-risk police operations. According to Punch, it was  gathered that the weapon which would be deployed early next year, was meant to curb the incidents of extra-judicial killings by police operatives in the country.…

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Court Fixes October 21 To Hear Sowore’s Application To Soften ‘Stringent’ Bail Conditions

The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed October 21 for the hearing of an application seeking the variation of bail conditions it imposed on the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr Omoyele Sowore, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare. His lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN) had on October 4, 2019. when the two men were granted…

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Leaked Video: Buhari Nephew’s Daughter Accuses Aisha Buhari Of Attacking Her In Aso-Rock

Fatima, daughter of Mamman Daura, President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, has accused the wife of the president of attacking her inside the presidential villa in Abuja. Commenting on a video where the first lady was seen complaining about being denied access to her apartment, Fatima said she least expected Buhari’s wife to act in a violent…

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FG and Labour In Make-or-Break Meeting Today Over Minimum Wage

The Federal Government and organised labour will today meet to discuss consequential increase in the salaries of workers as a result of the new minimum wage of N30,000. The meeting is coming after another meeting on Monday where labour submitted its preferred percentage on the consequential increase in workers’ salaries as a result of the…

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EFCC Storms Party, Arrests 94 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Osogbo

Operatives of the EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Monday, October 14, 2019, raided a Osogbo-based nightclub notorious for hosting parties for suspected internet fraudsters. Disclosing this information via their social media, the agency claimed the raid led to the arrest of 94 suspects and confiscation of 19 exotic cars, laptops, scores of sophisticated mobile phones…

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Spain Jails Nine Catalan Leaders For Secession Bid 

Spain’s Supreme Court has sentenced nine Catalan separatist leaders to jail terms of up to 13 years for their part in a 2017 independence bid. The region’s former head of government said the sentences were an “atrocity.” The Spanish Supreme Court on Monday imposed prison sentences ranging from nine to 13 years on nine Catalan separatist leaders. The jail…

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