French Tourist Killed in Nigeria, Wife Injured

French couple, Mr. Nagnan Denis, 52, and Mrs. Nagnan Mee Lavaud Liana, 53, have been attacked by gunmen in Ebonyi State. The incident occurred around 8p.m. on Monday in Abomege, Onicha Local Government Area. Mr Denis, who was allegedly shot in the leg and macheted on various parts of his body, died on the spot. […]

CHRISTIAN OBODO RESCUSED FROM KIDNAPPERS

The Nigeria Police in Delta State, on Sunday night confirmed that they have rescued Super Eagles player, Christian Obodo from the abductors who snatched him at gun point. The midfielder who has not played for the Eagles in recent years was early Saturday kidnapped by four unidentified gunmen in Warri, Delta State. The state Police […]

COCAINE WORTH N2.2 BILLION (NAIRA) SEIZED IN LAGOS-VANGUARD

 Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, yesterday, arrested five suspected drug traffickers in connection with a large shipment of heroin worth N2.2 billion from Pakistan at the Tin Can Island Port, Lagos. The agency also arrested a lady, (names withheld) over substance suspected to be cocaine at the Port Harcourt International Airport, […]

CHARLES TAYLOR GOES TO JAIL

Charles Taylor was today sentenced to 50 years in prison after the war crimes tribunal convicted him for crime against humanity. The former Liberian President was in exile in Nigeria durning the administration of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo before he was arrested.  Charles Taylor was found guilty because he was a major sponsor of the civil […]

FRAUD:HOW TWO NIGERIANS OPENED 752 BANK ACCOUNTS IN THE UK

A Nigerian fraudster who hijacked the identities of soldiers and nurses in a $1.3 million benefits plot has been jailed in the UK for six years. Chibuikem Uzoma-Ubani and another Nigerian partner in crime opened 752 bank accounts to perpetrate the fraud. Chibuikem Uzoma-Ubani, 29, persuaded several lovers to help him launder the profits from […]

LATEST NEWS:COURT SENTENCES AL MUSTAPHA TO DEATH BY HANGING

Major Hamza Al-Mustapha,a former Chief Security Officer to late General Sani Abacha, has been sentenced to death by hanging.He was found guilty of masterminding the death of Alhaja Kudirat Abiola,whose husband , Late Bashorun MKO Abiola won the 12 June 1993 election. Also  sentenced to death by hanging is Alhaji Lateef Shofolahan, a personal assistant to […]

CHRISTMAS DAY BOMBING IN NIGERIA RECORD DEATHS IN CATHOLIC CHURCH

 Just as millions of people all over the world are celebrating Christmas, several people in abuja are morning deaths of their loved ones in Abuja when suspected Islamist group, Boko Haram denotated explosives killing unspecified number of people.   The christmas day bombing, gistmaster gathered, happened inside the St Theresa Catholic Church located on the […]

I AM YET TO RECEIVE MY SACK LETTER-FARIDA WAZIRI

 Farida Waziri, the Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), who was relieved of her job yesterday morning by the Nigerian government said she is yet to receive her sack letter.   In a short interview she granted a national newspaper, The Punch, Mrs. Waziri said she heard the announcement of her removal from office […]

FEMALE BANKER KILLED BY HUSBAND BURIED TODAY

The remains of Titilayo,the banker who was allegedly killed some months ago by her jobless husband, Akolade Arowolo was buried today at Atan Cemetery, Yaba, Lagos. It was one of the fierce case of domestic violence recorded in Nigeria.   Gistmaster  gathered from those around that there was no way the husband would have been allowed […]