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Court Jails Internet Fraudster For Romance Scam

Court Jails Internet Fraudster For Romance Scam

  Owolola Adebola Justice Omolara Adeyemi of the Oyo State High Court, Ibadan on Thursday, June 18, 2020, convicted and sentenced one Femi Rufus Oginni to seven months community service for impersonation and obtaining money by false pretences. The 24-year-old, who claimed to be a student of Business Administration in The Polytechnic, Ibadan, was prosecuted by the Ibadan Zonal Office ... Read More »

TB JOSHUA: PROPHET NEVER HONOURED AT HOME!  By STEVE OSUJI

TB JOSHUA: PROPHET NEVER HONOURED AT HOME! By STEVE OSUJI

  By STEVE OSUJI FROM EAST AND WEST THEY COME: Let me confess upfront that I am one of those Nigerians who doesn’t honour this prophet. But let me also state that I don’t count one bit. His mega church in the dingy Ikotun-Egbe suburb of Lagos mainland is always filled to the brim anyways – most times with more ... Read More »

Court Jails Borno Judiciary Officer 16 Years For Defrauding 194 Widows

Court Jails Borno Judiciary Officer 16 Years For Defrauding 194 Widows

By Owolola Adebola Justice Umaru Fadawu of the Borno State High Court, on Tuesday, May 16, 2020, sentenced and convicted an ex- Borno State judiciary officer, one Ramat Mohammed (alias Gaddafi), to 16 years imprisonment, on a-two count amended charge for defrauding 194 widows to the tune of N781, 800.00(Seven Hundred and Eighty one Thousand Eight Hundred Naira only). The ... Read More »

EFCC Docks Benue Deputy Speaker, Clerk For Alleged N5 Million Fraud

EFCC Docks Benue Deputy Speaker, Clerk For Alleged N5 Million Fraud

  Owolola Adebola The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Makurdi Zonal Office on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, arraigned Deputy Speaker of Benue State House of Assembly, Christopher Adaji, and the Clerk of the house, Torese Agena, before Justice S. O. Itodo, of the Benue State High Court, Makurdi, for their complicity in an alleged fraud totalling N5, 040,950 (Five ... Read More »

N700million Fraud: Court Adjourns Ize-Iyamu, Four Others’ Case

N700million Fraud: Court Adjourns Ize-Iyamu, Four Others’ Case

  Owolola Adebola A Federal High Court sitting in Benin City, on Thursday, June 18, 2020, adjourned the money laundering case instituted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) against Pastor Osagie Ize -Iyamu, PDP governorship candidate in Edo State in 2016 election and four others to July 2. The other four defendants are Lucky Imasuen, former deputy governor of ... Read More »

Ray Hushpuppi Has A Case To Answer With EFCC.

Ray Hushpuppi Has A Case To Answer With EFCC.

By Owolola Adebola Nigerian most-wanted hacker, Ramoni Igbalode, alias Ray hushpuppy, recently arrested by the International Police( Interpol) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation( FBI), has considerable cases of cyber crimes being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC). The Commission is familiar with grisly details of his money laundering transactions, involving many high-profile cyber criminals facing trial ... Read More »

Breaking : Federal High Court Sacks Ajimobi, Giadom Remains Chairman

Breaking : Federal High Court Sacks Ajimobi, Giadom Remains Chairman

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has extended the previous order allowing Victor Giadom to remain as Acting Chairman of APC. The judgement delivered by Justice S. U Bature also ordered Comrade Mustapha Salihu to remain as the National Secretary of the party. Please see below the court order :   Read More »

OJUDU AND HIS PERFIDIOUS POLITICS BY ENIOLA FADIPE, Ph. D

OJUDU AND HIS PERFIDIOUS POLITICS BY ENIOLA FADIPE, Ph. D

  “There are three kinds of intelligence: one kind understands things for itself, the other appreciates what others can understand, the third understands neither for itself nor through others. This first kind is excellent, the second good, and the third kind useless.” ~ Niccolo Machiavelli. The easiest thing to do in life is to criticize and do nothing! This appears ... Read More »

Re: False Propaganda on ‘’Double Appointments‘’ in APC , Ekiti State

Re: False Propaganda on ‘’Double Appointments‘’ in APC , Ekiti State

  Our attention has been drawn to an unsigned publication circulating on social media with the title, “Yet they claimed no one holds two positions in Ekiti APC” in which some nameless and faceless persons or group of persons falsely and maliciously allege that certain esteemed members of our party, the ALL PROGRESSIVES CONGRESS (APC) actively hold and occupy two ... Read More »

Proclaiming Ajimobi as acting Naitional Chairman of APC amounts to contempt of Court – Lawyer warns APC’s NWC

Proclaiming Ajimobi as acting Naitional Chairman of APC amounts to contempt of Court – Lawyer warns APC’s NWC

  Lawyers to Mr. Akinleye Michael, a contestant for the position of Deputy National Chairman (South) of APC, have warned the National Working Committee of the party not to recognize former governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi as acting National Chairman of the party because Ajimobi is not qualified to be so named. The law firm of Octodas Attorneys, ... Read More »

NDUME DENIES CALL FOR DECENTRALIZATION OF NAUB

NDUME DENIES CALL FOR DECENTRALIZATION OF NAUB

BY INUSA NDAHI, MAIDUGURI The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Army and Senator Representing  Southern  Borno at the National Assembly, Mohammed Ndume has denied media report credited to him, which claimed that, ‘he called for the decentralization of the Nigerian Army University Biu (NAUB)’. He said, it is surprising to see that having made concerted efforts and personally sponsored the ... Read More »

NWC Sacks Victor Giadom, Takes Charge of APC, Tasks National Vice Chairman South To Act As Chairman

NWC Sacks Victor Giadom, Takes Charge of APC, Tasks National Vice Chairman South To Act As Chairman

It’s a game of musical chair in the APC as the crisis engulfing the party knows no end. Just hours after the take over by Victor Giadom, a 18 members of APC National Working Committee (NWC) has taken charge in order to provide the path forward. The National Vice Chairman South- South, Chief Hillary Eta steps in as Acting Chairman. ... Read More »

APC Acting Chairman, Victor Giadom Cancels Edo Gubernatorial Screening

APC Acting Chairman, Victor Giadom Cancels Edo Gubernatorial Screening

The Acting National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Victor Giadom has cancelled the screening for the Edo State governorship primary.   Mr. Giadom explained that he has taken over based on a previous court order empowering him to do so. According to him, he has the backing of the members of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC). Read More »

APC Implodes In Further Crisis As Three Lay Claim To National Chairmanship Position

APC Implodes In Further Crisis As Three Lay Claim To National Chairmanship Position

The All Progressives Congress (APC) fell into further crisis yesterday as three claimants struggle for the leadership of the party. The three claimants are former Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, Senator Shuaibu Lawal and Victor Giadom. In a statement released by by his counsel, Giadom says he’s the authentic national chairman by virtue of a Court order.   Abiola Ajimobi’s ... Read More »

Adams Oshiomhole Stays Suspended As APC Chairman – Appeal Court Rules

Adams Oshiomhole Stays Suspended As APC Chairman – Appeal Court Rules

A three-man panel of the court of appeal has affirmed the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a judgment delivered by Mohammed Lamido, a judge, on Tuesday, the three-man panel dismissed Oshiomhole’s appeal for lacking in merit. The panel’s decision followed the decision of an Abuja high court in March 2020, which ... Read More »

Atiku Abubakar Warns FG On Rising Debt Profile, Says We Have Squandered Our Future

Atiku Abubakar Warns FG On Rising Debt Profile, Says We Have Squandered Our Future

Former Vicee President, Atiku Abubakar has decried the country’s rising profile. In a statement released today, Atiku warned of dire consequences. Full statement below : Nothing has shocked me in my entire life in public service as the revelation from Nigeria’s First Quarter 2020 financial reports in the Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy from the Federal Ministry of ... Read More »

Aso Rock Shooting : First Lady’s ADC Released From Detention, Reassigned

Aso Rock Shooting : First Lady’s ADC Released From Detention, Reassigned

  Embattled Aide De Camp to Mrs Aisha Buhari, Nigeria’s First Lady, DSP Usman Shugaba, has been released by the police authorities after being arrested and detained since last week alongside other security personnel attached to Mrs Buhari. According to sources , Shugaba was released earlier on Monday and immediately reassigned to the Force Headquarters in Abuja. A new security ... Read More »

Ekiti State First Lady, Erelu Bisi Fayemi Meets LGA Chairmen On  Tackling Gender Violence

Ekiti State First Lady, Erelu Bisi Fayemi Meets LGA Chairmen On Tackling Gender Violence

Ekiti State first Lady, Her Excellency Erelu Bisi-Adeleke Fayemi  together with members of Ekiti State Gender Based Violence (GBV) Management committee met with Chairs of the 16 Local Government Areas in the State.   The first Lady made the following requests to be executed in their various local government areas in the state. • Sensitize Local Government Staff on the ... Read More »

ONDO 2020: MINISTER, FEDERAL LAWMAKERS, ASSEMBLY MEMBERS, OTHERS JOIN AKEREDOLU TO SUBMIT NOMINATION FORM

ONDO 2020: MINISTER, FEDERAL LAWMAKERS, ASSEMBLY MEMBERS, OTHERS JOIN AKEREDOLU TO SUBMIT NOMINATION FORM

  It was a carnival-like atmosphere today as the Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Tayo Alasoadura, members of the House of Representatives, twenty-one members of the Ondo Stat House of Assembly and other bigwigs in the All Progressives Congress (APC) joined Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, to submit his nomination and expression of interest forms at the APC National ... Read More »

Sanwo-olu Postpones Reopening Of Churches, Mosques Indefinitely

Sanwo-olu Postpones Reopening Of Churches, Mosques Indefinitely

Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has suspended the reopening of churches and mosques indefinitely. The governor had earlier announced June 19 as the set date for reopening of worship centers before the latest development which may be due to the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic Read More »