Tag Archives: Case

Alleged Fraud: US Court Dismisses Case Against Hushpuppi’s Co-Defendant, Woodberry

A U.S court has granted dismissal of the fraud case against Olalekan Ponle, popularly known as Woodberry who was arrested alongside Instagram celebrity, Ramon ‘Hushpuppi’ Abbas. Recall that Prosecutors accused Woodberry of tricking a Chicago company into sending wire transfers totalling $15.2 million. Also victims of the fraud were other companies based in Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, New York and…

Read more

Ogun Records The Discharge Of 11 COVID-19 Patients + Other Updates

On Thursday 14th May, Ogun state government announced that 11 Coronavirus patients have been discharged in the state after recovering from the ravaging disease. According to the tweet shared via the state government’s official Twitter handle, this brings the total number of Coronavirus patients discharged in the state to 59. Ogun state has also recorded 134 confirmed…

Read more

Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Reaches 1,532 With 195 New Infections — 80 In Lagos

In the latest reports from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the totoal number of confirmed new coronvairus cases in Nigeria has reached 1,532 with the discovery of 195 new infected contacts. The health agency revealed in a tweet late Tuesday that of the new infections, 80 were recorded in Lagos, 38 in Kano, while 15 were…

Read more

US Confirmed Coronavirus Cases Surpass One Million Within 3 Months

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States has exceeded one million on Tuesday, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University. The pandemic has claimed the lives of more than 57,000 people in the US, which leads the world in the number of confirmed infections with 1,002,498 by the Baltimore-based school’s latest count.…

Read more

Domestic And Sexual Violence Cases Rise In Lagos By 50% Amid COVID-19 Lockdown

According to Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team, the number of domestic and sexual abuse cases being reported daily has increased at an alarming rate of 50% since the Coronavirus lockdown kicked off in the state. The organisation revealed that before the lockdown they received 8 domestic abuse cases daily but now that number has…

Read more