Category: Africa


  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has busted the activities of an online company, Swiss Golden Company Limited, which defrauded over 7,000 Nigerians to the tune of over N3 billion. EFCC operatives Spokesman, EFCC zonal office, Kano, Idris Isyaku, Read more…

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The Aku Uka of Wukari and chairman of the Taraba State Council of Chiefs,  Dr Shekarau Masa Ibi (Kuvyo II), on Monday said Nigerians had lost confidence in the military. The monarch made the comment when he received the Army Read more…

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Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herders have allegedly killed 32 Tiv villagers at various locations across the southern senatorial district of Nasarawa State. The coordinated attacks reportedly took place on Saturday and Sunday. The Punch learnt that the attacks were Read more…

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An FCT High Court, Maitama, on Thursday sentenced Magistrate Mohammed Balogun, to three years imprisonment for demanding gratification to influence judgment. Justice Ishaq Bello who convicted Balogun, however, gave him N500, 000 option of fine. The convict was charged to Read more…

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  Ghanaian socialite and model, Moesha Boduong, in an interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, has revealed why Ghanaian women depend on men to survive. According to the curvy actress, the economic situation of the country is so bad that women are compelled Read more…

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  A middle-aged widow has allegedly been raped and murdered in her farmland at Nteje in Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State by persons suspected to be herdsmen. The woman was said to have recently completed the burial rites Read more…

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The Congress of University Academics at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, and the National Association of Nigerian Students have called for investigation into the alleged sex-for-mark scandal against a lecturer of the institution. The congress said the Read more…

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The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has stated that the nation’s security degenerated “dangerously” because the All Progressives Congress’ Federal Government chose to play politics with the security challenge in Rivers State. The governor also called on professionals to show Read more…

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