Category Archives: Breaking

Olujonwo Obasanjo’s Wife Debunks Assault Allegations, Accuses Him Of Infidelity, Emotional & Verbal Abuse

A counter-affidavit, filed in court by Tope Adebutu, a magistrate in Ogun state and wife of Olujonwo Obasanjo, son of former president Olusegun Obasanjo, has surfaced. Olujonwo had approached an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court in Lagos, saying that shortly after the wedding ceremony, he suffered from physical assaults by his wife as well as threats from his wife, adding…

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Super Eagles World Cup Journey Comes To An End! An Analysis Of Their Time At #RussiaWorldCup2018

The Super Eagles have been eliminated from the 2018 World Cup, following a 2-1 defeat to Argentina on Tuesday night. Nigeria needed a draw or victory to progress into the next round. Lionel Messi scored his first goal in Russia, to give his side the lead at the break. Victor Moses levelled from the penalty…

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DSS Frees Senator Abaribe After 5-Day Incarceration

Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, the senator representing Abia South on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has been released by the Department of State Services, DSS, after about five days in custody. The senator was released on administrative bail to his lawyers on Tuesday afternoon in Abuja. Abaribe was arrested at the Transcorp Hilton…

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FBI Arrests Nigerians, Ghanaians, Others In $15m Cyber Crime Bust

The United States Department of Justice, DOJ, has announced the arrest of eight persons across the United States and Africa for their roles in a widespread, Africa-based cyber conspiracy that allegedly defrauded U.S. companies and citizens of approximately $15 million since at least 2012. The indicted persons are Javier Luis Ramos Alonso, 28, a Mexican…

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Plateau Killings: IGP Ibrahim Idris Sacks Police Commissioner

The Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris has removed the Plateau State Commissioner of Police Undie Adie. According to The Cable, this was revealed in a statement released on Tuesday by the Plateau State Police Command. The sack is following the killings in the state that reportedly left over 100 people dead across 3 local governments. The statement, released by the…

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President Buhari Arrives Jos, Plateau State For A Condolence Visit

Following news of attacks in Plateau State, President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in the State today to pay a condolence visit. Over the weekend the attack on Plateau villages had left scores of persons dead. Yesterday, the president, writing on his official Twitter, said he had been briefed on the killings and was supporting the efforts of the State…

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Police Condoles Dbanj, Wife Over Son’s Death, Wants Family To Formally Report Incident

The Lagos State police command wants to formally know the circumstances that led to the death of Daniel, the one-year-old son of recording artiste, Dbanj, real name Dapo Oyebanjo and wife, Lineo. Reports had suggested that the boy, who celebrated his birthday in May, drowned on Sunday afternoon in a swimming pool inside the Ikoyi-Lagos…

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Military Deploys Special Forces, Combat Choppers To Plateau Over Killings

The Chief of Defence Staff, General Abayomi Olonisakin has ordered the deployment of Special Forces to Plateau state just as Combat Helicopters from the Nigerian Air Force headed to the state to restore peace and orderliness. The deployment is on the aftermath of the killing of at least 100 persons in the state over the…

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