Staff of Public Complaints Commission bags three months jail term for N1.1m employment scam in Borno

The Maiduguri Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, October 25, 2021 secured the conviction and sentencing of one Nuhu Mohammed Lawan to three months imprisonment before Justice Aisha Kumaliya of the Borno State High Court, Maiduguri for his involvement in a N1.1million (One Million, One Hundred Thousand Naira) employment… Continue reading Staff of Public Complaints Commission bags three months jail term for N1.1m employment scam in Borno

Journalists storm police headquarters in Abuja as they protest over missing colleague, Tordue Salem

Members of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) on Monday, October 25, stormed the Nigeria Police Force’s headquarters in Abuja over the reporter, disappearance of Vanguard reporter, Tordue Henry Salem.journalist from Benue State, who is attached to the House of Representatives, had gone to a garden near the police headquarters in Garki area of the… Continue reading Journalists storm police headquarters in Abuja as they protest over missing colleague, Tordue Salem

Sports minister Sunday Dare sues former world boxing champion Bash Ali for defamation

Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, has sued Bashiru Ali popularly known as Bash Ali over alleged defamation of character and disruptive comments. This comes after Alli released a video over the weekend, accusing the minister of extorting ‘millions of naira’ from him as part of the process to organise a world boxing title fight for him as… Continue reading Sports minister Sunday Dare sues former world boxing champion Bash Ali for defamation

We’re taking steps to secure consular access to Nnamdi Kanu – UK government

The United Kingdom has stated that it is taking steps to secure consular access to the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, almost four months since he was arrested and detained by the Department of State Services (DSS). Responding to Daily Sun’s enquiry regarding the ongoing trial of Kanu, Head of… Continue reading We’re taking steps to secure consular access to Nnamdi Kanu – UK government

Prison attacks are coordinated to ridicule FG – Aregbesola

Minister of interior, Rauf Aregbesola has alleged that attacks are being carried out in correctional facilities in the country to ridicule the federal government. Speaking on Sunday October 24 while visiting a correctional facility in Abolongo, Oyo town, which was attacked by gunmen who freed some inmates on Friday October 22, Aregbesola claimed that the attacks are… Continue reading Prison attacks are coordinated to ridicule FG – Aregbesola

Gunmen attack Ogun church and abduct 3 worshippers

Gunmen attacked a Cherubim and Seraphim church at Oba Oko in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State and kidnapped three worshippers. The attackers stormed the church during a vigil in the early hours of Sunday, October 24, and abducted three members identified as Ifeoluwa Alani-Bello, Adebare Oduntan and Mary Oliyide.https://googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/ads?gdpr=0&us_privacy=1—&client=ca-pub-2427099653703778&output=html&h=300&adk=2141876619&adf=1192721092&pi=t.aa~a.1834861711~i.11~rp.4&w=360&lmt=1635150154&num_ads=1&rafmt=1&armr=3&sem=mc&pwprc=4779063894&psa=1&ad_type=text_image&format=360×300&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.lindaikejisblog.com%2F2021%2F10%2Fgunmen-attack-ogun-church-and-abduct-3-worshippers.html&flash=0&fwr=1&pra=3&rh=275&rw=330&rpe=1&resp_fmts=3&sfro=1&wgl=1&fa=27&adsid=ChEI8KvZiwYQo6GwlZvTvPCSARJIABHf6rtIdx4IrdH1RdozR-A5a8roYDUmAMq_FrBHMX_HndCAzey7Vy4QjeSdR9VuriC71XSeKwXDn9caQN01ZrQckjCn8Lej&uach=WyJBbmRyb2lkIiwiOSIsIiIsIkluZmluaXggWDY1MEIiLCI5Mi4wLjQ1MTUuMTE1IixbXSxudWxsLG51bGwsbnVsbF0.&tt_state=W3siaXNzdWVyT3JpZ2luIjoiaHR0cHM6Ly9hdHRlc3RhdGlvbi5hbmRyb2lkLmNvbSIsInN0YXRlIjo3fV0.&dt=1635150153956&bpp=20&bdt=8181&idt=-M&shv=r20211020&mjsv=m202110140101&ptt=9&saldr=aa&abxe=1&cookie=ID%3D6f62d75ac2f0c0c6-2251d019a8c80035%3AT%3D1622665487%3ART%3D1622665487%3AS%3DALNI_MZ85Ep3SvTaGfc8Juk8Onrd6Hwi6g&prev_fmts=0x0%2C360x300&nras=3&correlator=8685820429757&frm=20&pv=1&ga_vid=1187515804.1622665486&ga_sid=1635150150&ga_hid=95458267&ga_fc=1&u_tz=60&u_his=5&u_h=800&u_w=360&u_ah=800&u_aw=360&u_cd=24&adx=0&ady=1541&biw=360&bih=720&scr_x=0&scr_y=573&eid=31060566%2C31060006%2C31062524%2C31063139%2C31063182%2C21067496&oid=2&psts=AGkb-H_iLFFf2DDxlSdn_q0tbLd4pfrn2OS-0DVRfa91xeqtksAyFFMYNSxQe-4ad2ecD538yJ_kEHdl4Qs&pvsid=2531263912365661&pem=777&ref=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.lindaikejisblog.com%2F&eae=0&fc=1408&brdim=0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C360%2C0%2C360%2C720%2C360%2C720&vis=1&rsz=%7C%7Cs%7C&abl=NS&fu=1152&bc=31&jar=2021-10-25-06&ifi=3&uci=a!3&btvi=1&fsb=1&xpc=Wpgh3Ysp9I&p=https%3A//www.lindaikejisblog.com&dtd=746 Sources close to the victims’… Continue reading Gunmen attack Ogun church and abduct 3 worshippers

Stop pitting Yoruba against Igbo – Ohanaeze tells AG Malami after he claimed IPOB carried out attack on Oba Akiolu during EndSARS protests

Socio-cultural Igbo group,  Ohanaeze Ndigbo has warned the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to “stop pitting the Yoruba against the Igbos living in Lagos.” Malami had, at a press conference last Friday, October 22, accused leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, of instigating the… Continue reading Stop pitting Yoruba against Igbo – Ohanaeze tells AG Malami after he claimed IPOB carried out attack on Oba Akiolu during EndSARS protests

Former SGF, Anyim Pius Anyim ‘in EFCC custody’ over alleged N780m fraud

Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Anyim Pius Anyim was on Sunday October 24, grilled by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). While there is no official statement yet on why Anyim was grilled by the anti-graft agency, The Nation reported that it is connected to the ongoing probe of a former… Continue reading Former SGF, Anyim Pius Anyim ‘in EFCC custody’ over alleged N780m fraud

Colombia’s most wanted drug lord, Otonie captured in jungle hideout after raid by more than 500 special force troops (photos)

Colombia’s most-wanted drug trafficker has finally been captured after evading arrest for more than a decade. Dairo Antonio Usuga David, known by his alias Otoniel, is accused of sending dozens of shipments of cocaine to the United States and orchestrating a ruthless drugs empire, killing police officers, recruiting minors, and sexually abusing children among other… Continue reading Colombia’s most wanted drug lord, Otonie captured in jungle hideout after raid by more than 500 special force troops (photos)

Nigerians dig up video of Maria mistakenly calling Pere, her former housemate, Kelvin, her alleged married boyfriend’s name, while in the house

Following the allegations socialite, Cubana Chiefpriest levelled against Maria that she is having an extramarital affair with one Kelvin, his sister’s husband and even threatening the wife (Read here), Nigerians have dug up a video of Maria mistakenly calling Pere, her former housemate, Kelvin, while they were still in the house. Maria wanted to find out… Continue reading Nigerians dig up video of Maria mistakenly calling Pere, her former housemate, Kelvin, her alleged married boyfriend’s name, while in the house