“She is innocent”- Nigerians kick as Libyan police arrest compatriot for allegedly stealing over N3m from her employer

Nigerians in Libya have protested after one of their compatriots was arrested by the police for alleged theft. Arabic media on Monday, March 22, reported that a Libyan citizen accused his Nigerian housemaid of stealing 40 thousand Dinar (N3,382,222.19) from him and she was subsequently arrested. Details on the incident are sketchy, however, according to… Continue reading “She is innocent”- Nigerians kick as Libyan police arrest compatriot for allegedly stealing over N3m from her employer

Unfriendly attitudes of health workers is one of the reasons Nigerians seek medical treatment abroad ― Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday March 22, alleged that the unfriendly attitude of health workers in the country to patients is one of the reasons Nigerians seek medical treatment abroad. Speaking through the Minister of Health Osagie Ehanire at the official commissioning of an International Conference Centre and Telemedicine hall as well as six other… Continue reading Unfriendly attitudes of health workers is one of the reasons Nigerians seek medical treatment abroad ― Buhari

NAFDAC warns Nigerians against fake Astrazeneca vaccine

Fake Astrazeneca vaccine: The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has advised Nigerians to ensure the Astrazeneca vaccine being administered on them had the original label. The agency said the warning was imperative to ensure people did not risk being vaccinated with fake Astrazeneca vaccine.NAFDAC made this known in a statement… Continue reading NAFDAC warns Nigerians against fake Astrazeneca vaccine

Buhari lookalike spotted in Lagos driving ‘danfo’: Nigerians react

A President Muhammadu Buhari lookalike was recently spotted in Lagos and the photos are already going viral across social media. The man who works as a commercial bus driver commonly called ”Danfo” got the attention of passerby who had initially mistaken him for the President A Twitter user simply known as Harrison captioned the mages;… Continue reading Buhari lookalike spotted in Lagos driving ‘danfo’: Nigerians react

Nigerians arrested as hard drugs are found in their houses during raid in Istanbul (video)

Istanbul police said their investigations led them to believe some Nigerians living in Namik Kemal neighbourhood were peddling hard drugs. The Esenyurt District Police Directorate’s Office tracked the suspects and identified two addresses and they raided both addresses simultaneously. There, they found drugs, hidden in different locations, including in shelves, under the bed, and in… Continue reading Nigerians arrested as hard drugs are found in their houses during raid in Istanbul (video)

Update: Eni and Shell acquitted of corruption charges in purchase of Nigerian oilfield by Italian court

Eni and Royal Dutch Shell have been acquitted of corruption charges in the purchase of a Nigerian oilfield. The long-running case revolves around the purchase of the OPL 245 offshore oilfield in Nigeria in 2011 from Malabu Oil and Gas, a company owned by former Minister of Petroleum Dan Etete. If you missed the initial… Continue reading Update: Eni and Shell acquitted of corruption charges in purchase of Nigerian oilfield by Italian court

Deputy speaker, Idris Wase explains why he rejected petition on insecurity from Nigerians living abroad

Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Idris Wase has explained why he rejected a petition on insecurity from Nigerians living abroad which was presented on the floor of the lower chamber of the national assembly by Mr Mark Gbillah who represents Gwer East-Gwer West constituency of Benue State. Wase in a statement released by… Continue reading Deputy speaker, Idris Wase explains why he rejected petition on insecurity from Nigerians living abroad

“The Nigerian-State is dragging down Nigerians” Oby Ezekwesili writes

Oby Ezekwesili has said the Nigerian-State is the greatest obstacle to its citizens and is dragging them down. The public analyst added that the Nigerian state is broken and “when leaders like @MBuhari embed prejudices and all forms of biases into Governance of country of diverse people they fertilize the wobbly Nigerian-State to enter final… Continue reading “The Nigerian-State is dragging down Nigerians” Oby Ezekwesili writes

I wonder how Nigerians were deceived that another human being can steal and use their destiny – actor Uti Nwachukwu

Actor Uti Nwachukwu says he wonders how some Nigerians would believe that another human being made of flesh and blood can “steal and use their destiny or progress.” He expressed this thought on his Twitter handle. ”I still wonder how a lot of Nigerians were and are still deceived that another human being made of… Continue reading I wonder how Nigerians were deceived that another human being can steal and use their destiny – actor Uti Nwachukwu