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CCTV captures moment a well-dressed man stole a phone in an office

A CCTV footage which captured the moment a well-dressed man entered an office and allegedly stole a phone has made the rounds on social media. The man...[Read More]

WHO issues surveillance as cough syrups claim lives of 300 children in three countries

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has stated that 300 children have lost their lives following the use of contaminated cough syrups in three countri...[Read More]

Nigerians apprehended in Cyprus for running prostitution ring

Four Nigerian nationals have been arrested in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) over allegedly prostitution. The suspects identified as S...[Read More]

Two Nigerians nabbed in India for online fraud

Two Nigerian men identified as Akuchie Ifeanyi Franklin and Fidel Ndubuisi, have been apprehended in India for alleged involvement in online scam. The...[Read More]

India police arrest two suspected Nigerian cybercriminals for N138m bank fraud

The Cyber Crime Department of Greater Chennai Police in India has apprehended two Nigerian nationals for virtually robbing Rs 2.5 crore from a branch ...[Read More]

Two Nigerian nationals allegedly pose as ‘love gurus’ and defraud Indian doctor of N6.6m after promising to change her love life

Indian police have arrested two Nigerians who allegedly posed themselves as “love gurus” and scammed a female doctor of N6.6m after promising to cast ...[Read More]

Nigerian man, 26, nabbed in India for allegedly defrauding woman of N31m after promising her marriage

A 26-year-old Nigerian man identified as Bernard Chukwunonsu, has been apprehended in India for allegedly defrauding a lady of N31m after promising he...[Read More]

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Viral video of ministers struggling for who would lead service in a white garment church

A video showing two senior officiating ministers fighting over which of them would conduct service in a white garment church, has since gone viral on ...[Read More]

Man arrained for stealing from his grandma to celebrate Christmas

A man with the identity, Benvyuria Saidi, has been arrained for stealing his grandmother’s woofer music system and a TV set. Saidi is reported t...[Read More]

Nigerian man risks 20-year-inprisonment in India for drug peddling

A Nigerian man, 42, identified as Agbu Chike Anthony, is facing a 20-year-jail term in India over drug peddling. According to the report made public b...[Read More]

British court denies Ike Ekweremadu bail again

Undefire ex Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has again been denied bail by the Central Criminal Court, London, alias Old Bailey. The court in ...[Read More]

Indian Police arrest alleged Nigerian drug kingpin

The anti-narcotic department of Thrissur city police in India have nabbed a Nigerian man who is allegedly a big operator in the syndicate supplying MD...[Read More]

Rivers state PDP PCC youth mobilizer attacked and shot by gunmen (photos)

Armed men suspected to be political thugs have attacked and shot the Director for Youths Mobilization Officer, Atiku/Okowa campaign team in Rivers Sta...[Read More]

Joe Biden urges leaders of African nations to ensure free and fair 2023 elections

President of the United States, Joe Biden on Wednesday December 14, asked leaders of African countries that will hold elections in 2023 to ensure free...[Read More]

President Buhari touch down Washington DC ahead of US-Africa Leader’s summit

President Muhammadu Buhari has landed in Washington DC ahead of the US-Africa leaders summit. The President departed the country for the United States...[Read More]

President Muhy Buhari mourns after losing his niece

President Muhammadu Buhari is mourning the death of his niece, Hajiya Laraba Dauda. Mr Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media...[Read More]

Return my car, God is giving you a chance – Nigerian pastor addresses man who allegedly fled with his car

An Abuja-based clergyman, Aminu Adebola Oluwaseun, is calling on one Ajayi Taiye to ”return his car.” The pastor in a Facebook post on Mon...[Read More]

UK Police declares Nigerian woman missing

A Nigerian woman aged 53 and identified as Taiwo has been declared missing by the UK Metropolitan Police Service. The Bexley Borough Police in a tweet...[Read More]

Sammie Okposo to be laid to rest on December 15

The family of late gospel artiste, Sammie Okposo, has released his funeral arrangements. According to the obituary, the singer who passed away in his ...[Read More]

Monkeypox renamed as ‘mpox’ by WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) have announced on Monday that “mpox” is now the new name for monkeypox. The organization disclosed that “Both name...[Read More]

Two Nigerian nationals nabbed in India for allegedly scamming women through 73 fake Instagram accounts

Operatives of the Indian police have busted a cyber fraud syndicate and arrested two Nigerian nationals for allegedly defrauding women through 73 fake...[Read More]

Still shaken up by how close I came to physically hurting another human being – Actor Deyemi Okanlawon shares his experience with area boys after motorist who scratched his car raised an alarm of his assistant being a thief

Nollywood star, Deyemi Okanlawon, has shared the agonizing experience he had with some area boys in Lagos today. Deyemi in a series of tweets, said a ...[Read More]

UNFPA says 250 million Nigerians risk being poor in the future if FG ‘fails to act’

The United Nation Population Fund (UNFPA) has issued a warning that 250 million Nigerians will plunge into poverty in the coming years if the federal ...[Read More]

Two French border officers allegedly assaulted and injured by a rejected Nigerian asylum seeker

A Nigerian man who had been refused asylum in France was apprehended for an attack on border force agents that reportedly left two police officers inj...[Read More]

“The people of this country will continue to support them” Buhari reacts as he condemns bomb attack in Turkey

President Muhammadu Buhari has frowned upon the bomb attack that claimed lives in Turkey. About 6 lives were lost and several others injured when a bo...[Read More]

Human trafficking: Group rescues 20-year-old Nigerian woman from prostitution ring in India

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) along with the city police and NGO Shakti Vahini have reportedly rescued a 20-year-old Nigerian lady who was traf...[Read More]

Federal Government clears air about suspending Twitter again following change of ownership

The Nigerian government has said it is closely monitoring activities on Twitter following its takeover by a new owner. Minister of Information and Cul...[Read More]

Nigerian student who abandoned school lands in jail for smuggling drugs in Cyprus

A Nigerian national identified as Chinedu Ogugua Bosah, has bagged 13 years jail term for smuggling into the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC...[Read More]

Nigerian national and his lover arrested in Philippine for love scam

Operatives of the Philippine National Police-Anti Cybercrime Group (PNP-ACG) have apprehended a Nigerian man alongside his lover who are involved in a...[Read More]

Nigerian woman arrested at Indian airport for smuggling heroin worth N1.5m

Custom officials in India have arrested a Nigerian woman for smuggling into the country heroin worth Rs 30 crore at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) ...[Read More]

Woman says she doesn’t know where her husband was buried after he died 15 years ago

A Nigerian lady has spoken about how her late husband was laid to rest without her knowledge. The lady with the Twitter handle @abisoyeeeeeee, said sh...[Read More]

“We’re sliding from climate crisis to climate disaster,” UN warns in new report

The world, especially richer carbon polluting nations, remains “far behind” and is sliding from a climate crisis to a climate disaster, a United Natio...[Read More]

US authorizes evacuation of non-critical staff in Nigeria over risk of terror attacks

Barely two days after its embassy in Nigeria issued a security warning of a possible terrorist attack in Nigeria, especially Abuja, the United States ...[Read More]

Ghanaian and Nigerian nationals apprehended in Libya for allegedly operating a brothel

Security agencies in Libya have apprehended five Nigerian and Ghanaian nationals for allegedly operating a brothel in a rented apartment. Reports acco...[Read More]

Malawi authorities nabs two Nigerian nationals over alleged illegal entry

Two Nigerians have been apprehended by police in Mulanje, Malawi for allegedly entering the country illegally. Leah Kambalame, Mulanje Police Deputy s...[Read More]

Monday officially named as ‘worst day of the week’ by Guinness World Record

Guinness World Records, the world’s authority on record-breaking achievements since 1955, has officially named Monday as the worst day of the week. Gu...[Read More]

“Massive protests in Paris over soaring prices yet Nigerians are still planning to japa”- Festus Keyamo says Nigeria is not the only country suffering due to global issues

Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has berated Nigerians who have decided to relocate from Nigeria aka ”Japa”. Po...[Read More]

Facility manager recounts how she was detained after going to the police station to report the death of a thief who invaded her estate

A facility manager in an estate in Lagos state has recounted how she was allegedly detained by the police in the Ajah area of the state on Monday, Oct...[Read More]

Nigerian woman arrested with cocaine worth over N3m nine months after arriving India for her brother’s cancer treatment

A 30-year-old Nigerian woman, Nwafor Onyinye Monica, was arrested with cocaine worth 5.75 lakh in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, Inida. Okafor, who came to Indi...[Read More]

Nigerian man dies in Turkey 5 months after his wedding

A 35-year-old Nigerian man, Celestine Isele, who died five months after his wedding was laid to rest on Wednesday, September, 28, 2022 in Turkey. Cele...[Read More]

Doctors On Call: Join The Walk To Create Breast Cancer Awareness

Every 14 Seconds, Somewhere in the world, a woman is diagnosed with BREAST CANCER. It has become a serious public health challenge. In 2020, more than...[Read More]

Nigerian man poses as German woman on social media, allegedly dupes retired Indian engineer of N131m

The Special Task Force in Uttar Pradesh, India has arrested a Nigerian man who allegedly duped a 64-year-old retired Aeronautics engineer of Rs 9 lakh...[Read More]