Category Archives: Breaking

Court Orders NFF President, Amaju Pinnick’s Arrest Over $8.4m Alleged Scam

The Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick and four other officials of the football body over Misappropriation of funds. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu on Monday issued the order of arrest following the refusal of Pinnick and others to…

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Poju Oyemade, Senior Pastor of Covenant Christian Centre Played A Pivotal Role in Biodun Fatoyinbo Stepping Down From The Pulpit!

Senior pastor of Convenant Christian Centre, Pastor Poju Oyemade, has revealed his role in Biodun Fatoyinbo’s stepping down from the pulpit. Pastor Poju made it known on Monday that he had immediately spoken with the spiritual head of Biodun Fatoyinbo immediately he got wind of the rape allegation making rounds in the media. The CCC…

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Court Sentence INEC Deputy Director To Six Years Imprisonment Over Diezani Bribe

Justice Yusuf Birnin-Kudu of Jigawa State High Court sitting in Gumel, has sentenced a Deputy Director of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Auwal Jibrin, to six years in jail for unlawful enrichment and gratification. He was convicted alongside one Garba Ismaila who bagged seven years in jail for benefiting from the $115.010m largesse of a…

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Super Eagles Loses 2-0 To Madagascar In AFCON Group Stage Final Match, Fans Blows Hot!

The Super Eagles have put a halt to their excellent display in the ongoing African Cup Of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt after they suffered an humiliating defeat in a 2-0 loss to Madagascar in their final group outing at the Alexandria Stadium. Madagascar midfielder, Lalaina Nomenjanahary broke the deadlock in the 13th minute after a…

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Wike Declares Free Health Care For HIV Patients In Rivers State

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has announced that persons living with HIV/AIDS in the state will no more be asked to pay for health care in government hospitals across. This follows recommendations by the US Centres for Disease Control (CDC) and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) urging the governor to increase access…

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Senator Ben Bruce Urges FG To Investigate Rape Allegations Levelled Against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo

Nigerian Senator and business magnate, Ben Bruce has expressed his concern over the allegation of rape leveled on Founder and Senior Pastor of The Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo. Reacting to the allegations, via his twitter page, he called for a full-fledged investigations into the case and said he will ensure the accused is…

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Six Convicted for Cyber Fraud in Abeokuta, Ogun State

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Ibadan, has secured the conviction of six Internet fraudsters in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital. Judges of the Federal High Court, Abeokuta Division, Justices Mohammed Abubakar and Ibrahim Watilat gave their ruling on the respective cases. The convicts, named Ibrahim Adenekan, Akinniyi Ojumu, Amoo Olamide, Oshoala Ganiu,…

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FG and Labour Fails To Reach Agreement On Minimum Wage

The technical committee established to work on the consequential adjustment arising from the N30,000 new national minimum wage has again failed to reach an agreement after the representatives of the  Federal Government and labour rejected the proposed percentage increases in their meeting on Thursday. According to Punch, This came despite  President Muhammadu Buhari’s promise that…

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