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EFCC Arrests Five Girls, Ten ‘Yahoo Boys’ In Port-Harcourt (SEE PHOTO)

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Port Harcourt’s Zonal Office, have arrested fifteen suspected ‘Yahoo boys’. The ‘Yahoo boys’ were arrested in a late-evening raid on Blue Chip Hotels, Rumuigbo, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. EFCC in a statement on Wednesday...

OOU Student Dies In A Stampede During Liverpool vs Barcelona Match (SEE PHOTO)

A first class 200 Level Architecture student of the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ibogun campus, Ogun State, has died in a stampede that occurred, yesterday, during the Champions League match between Liverpool and Barcelona. The stampede occurred at a viewing center after a...

EFCC Arrests Former Sterling Bank Manager For N187m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, arraigned a former acting branch manager of Sterling Bank Plc, Oliver Anidiobi, before Justice C.O. Ajah of the state’s High Court, sitting in Enugu,...

University Students Beat Prostitute Who Refused To Sleep With Them Without Condom In Osun...

The long arm of law has caught up with four university students who assaulted a prostitute who refused to sleep with them without a condom. James Oluwaseun, Abdulah Olamide, Samuel Okoya, and Isreal Babatunde, all students of a tertiary institution...

Bisi Alimi Celebrates 15 Years Of Being HIV Positive

Nigerian gay rights activist, Bisi Alimi has stated that HIV knows no sexuality has he marks 15 years of being diagnosed with the disease. Celebrating on social media, He writes: Here is to mark 15 years of my #HIV diagnosis and 10...

Good News!!! Kidnapped OAU Lecturer Finally Regains Freedom

The Osun state police command has secured the release of Prof Yinka Adegbehingbe the abducted lecturer of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife. Professor Adegbehingbe was abducted by suspected gunmen at Apomu town along Ife-Ibadan Expressway on his way to Ife...

Breaking!!! PDP 2019 Vice President Candidate Peter Obi Has Been Hospitalized

Former governor of Anambra state, Mr Peter Obi is sick. He went to Queen of the Rosary Hospital, Waterside, Onitsha, dropped samples for a test and received treatments. Peter Gregory Obi Disclosing this in a statement obtained by Vanguard, ‎Valentine...

Popular Internet Fraudster Akpojivi Onoriode And Three Others Arrested In Calabar (See Photo))

Operatives of the Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested four internet fraudsters in Calabar, Cross River State, following two seperate raids carried out in the early hours of Saturday, May 4, 2019...

Soldier R*pes A Girl In Her Parents’ Presence

Private Akhigbe Tijjani, attached to 27 Taskforce Brigade, has been arrested by the Police in Yobe State for r*ping a girl in the presence of her parents in Buni Yadi. Tijjani was on a cordon-and-search operation when he entered the...

‘Why We Arrested Senator Adeleke’ – Police

The Nigeria police force has defended the detention of Ademola Adeleke, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the state governorship election. Frank Mba, the force spokesman, said Adeleke was detained in connection with ongoing criminal investigations against him. Adeleke, senator representing Osun...

Nigerian Student shot dead while struggling with robbers who wanted to snatch his phone

Emem Jimmy, a 200 level Political Science student of the Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) was shot dead by notorious phone snatchers at the weekend along Wilson Idiong street, close to the Obio Akpa campus of the University...

Nigerian pastor allegedly sent kidnappers to abduct another pastor in Edo state (VIDEO)

Two kidnappers have been nabbed while trying to carry out an attack on a pastor during church service and they confessed to being sent by another pastor to kidnap his rival in the ministry. Members of the church were at...

The IG is losing weight, That shows he’s working hard —President Buhari

Yesterday, President Muhammadu Buhari was asked about “a different approach in the fight against insecurity, especially kidnapping, which is a big issue now, Sir”. In his response, the president awarded a pass mark to the Acting Inspector General of Police Muhammad Adamu,...

Pastors Buying Private Jets Won’t Make Heaven – Pastor Giwa

The Senior Pastor of the Awaiting The Second Coming Of Jesus Christ Gospel Church, Pastor Adewale Giwa on Friday lashed out at some Pastors who buy private jets. Giwa said such Pastors are not working for God but for themselves. In...

Seun Kuti give a new name to yahoo boys

Seun Kuti has rebranded the famous title for internet fraudsters from “yahoo boys” to “legitimate children of Nigeria’s political elites. On his Instagram page, he wrote: “The yahoo boy is the legitimate child of the political and business elite. Our...

Nigerian Lady Gives Birth To A Baby On Her Wedding Day (See Photo)

A Nigerian woman has given birth to a baby on the same day that she was getting married to her husband.  The story has been told of a Nigerian woman who gave birth to a baby on her wedding day. The...

Slay Queens And Their Boyfriends Busted For Robbery In Rivers (See Photos)

Security operatives have apprehended two criminal suspects and their girlfriends for allegedly robbing residents of their properties in Rivers state. The couples who reportedly specialize in stealing around Ikwerre local government area of the state were nabbed following a recent...

Depressed student of UNIPORT commits suicide

A female student of the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, commits suicide after she has had prolonged battles with depression. The Level 1 Chemical Engineering student is identified as Hikmat Gbadamosi. She was found dead in her room, yesterday, April 29. According...

World’s Oldest Monarch Dies In Kogi State At 116 After Spending 36 Years On...

Chief Jeremiah Akaava, the Obobanyi of Ohionwa in Ihima, Okehi Local Government of Kogi State, has died at the age of 116. He is reputed to be the oldest monarch in the world. A statement issued by the Ohionwa clan in...

BREAKING NEWS: Atiku to Buhari – We shall present our DNA Test in Appeal

BREAKING NEWS: Atiku to Buhari - We shall present our DNA test in appeal Court of appeal Nigerian former vice president and presidential candidate of the peoples democratic party (PDP) in the just concluded 23 february presidential election which Atiku was...
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