Nigerian homosexuals are now the top asylum seekers in Canada – New Report

Nigerian homosexuals are now the top asylum seekers in Canada – New Report

According to data received from the Refugee Protection Division of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Nigerians are now the largest nationals seeking refugee status in Canada with 12,138 pending applications as of December 2018. The Canadian authorities, however, pointed out that two out of every three Nigerian applicants claim to be victims of homophobic attacks. The Federal Government led by former President Goodluck Jonathan had in 2014 signed the Same Sex (Prohibition) Act which…

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I started robbing only women after losing N6m in sports betting – Abuja robbery suspect

I started robbing only women after losing N6m in sports betting – Abuja robbery suspect

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have arrested three members of a notorious robbery gang that specializes in snatching expensive cars from women in Abuja. The suspects, Ego Ike, Obinna Igwe and Adamu Nuhu, were arrested in Abuja and Kaduna State, weeks after they robbed a female staff of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) while returning from work. During interrogation, they confessed that they chose to attack only women…

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Onnoghen: Supreme Court pronounces judgement on Cross River suit against Buhari

Onnoghen: Supreme Court pronounces judgement on Cross River suit against Buhari

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the suit filed by the Cross River State government against the President Muhammadu Buhari Government. The State Government had filed the case, challenging the suspension and trial of the former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. According to daily post report, the Cross River State Government led by Governor Ben Ayade, approached the Supreme Court, challenging the six-count charge indicting the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN,…

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Stay away from Yahoo-Yahoo’ – Ibrahim Magu warns Nigerian students

Stay away from Yahoo-Yahoo’ – Ibrahim Magu warns Nigerian students

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu has urged Nigerian students to desist from cyber crimes, popularly referred to as Yahoo -yahoo and all other forms of internet-related offences that could derail their destinies. Magu stated this on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 while delivering a lecture at the University of Ilorin on the dangers of internet fraud. The EFCC boss who was represented by Head, Advance Fee Fraud and Other Fraud…

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EFCC files 11 charges against Naira Marley with singer facing 7-years in jail

EFCC files 11 charges against Naira Marley with singer facing 7-years in jail

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has preferred 11 charges bordering on fraud against upcoming musician, Azeez Fashola, aka Naira Marley, for alleged credit card fraud. The musician effectively risks seven years in jail if found guilty, as Section 33 (2) which he was accused of breaching, reads: “Any person who uses: a counterfeit access device; an unauthorised access device; an access device issued to another person; resulting in a loss or gain commits an offence and…

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You can request to search a policeman before he searches you- police spokesperson, Frank Mba, says

You can request to search a policeman before he searches you- police spokesperson, Frank Mba, says

Police spokesman, Frank Mba, has said that Nigerians have the right to search policemen before they allow them search them. He said this in a statement he released today Monday, May 13th. Mba said in a bit to allay fears, a person can politely request to search an officer before he or she is being searched. The statement reads in part “You may politely request that the officer be searched before searching you. Often times, this helps…

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Actor Chris Attoh’s wife shot dead in the US

Actor Chris Attoh’s wife shot dead in the US

The wife of Ghanaian actor, Chris Attoh, has been shot dead. According to multiple reports, Bettie Jennifer was killed by an unknown gunman while leaving her office in Maryland in the United States of America on Friday evening May 10th at about 5pm. According to reports, Bettie had left the office in the 6300 block of Ivy Lane and was walking to her car when a man armed with a handgun approached her. When she tried to…

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Female lecturer recounts how she was abducted and raped by three young men in Rivers state(photo)

Female lecturer recounts how she was abducted and raped by three young men in Rivers state(photo)

A female senior lecturer (name withheld) in one of the tertiary institutions in Rivers State, has given graphic details of how she was abducted by three kidnappers, raped by one of them, in the forest of Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers on April 30th and how she miraculously escaped from the kidnappers’ den. The female lecturer who is married, told her horrific story at the 6 Division of Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt where her abductors…

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Fake lovers jailed for Internet fraud (photo)

Fake lovers jailed for Internet fraud (photo)

Justice Fatun Riman of the Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, today May 10th, convicted and sentenced Daniel Iluobe, Ifeanyi Chukwudi Paul and Godwin Joseph Ovboke to two years imprisonment each, for internet fraud. Iluobe, while posing as a Chinese, Huang Guang, fraudulently sent electronic messages to a Chinese woman promising her marriage. He further demanded the sum of $200 which his victim sent to him via Western Union. The EFC in a…

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16 people injured as Former Abia State Governor, Ogbonnaya Onu is involved in an accident along Abakaliki/Afikpo highway

16 people injured as Former Abia State Governor, Ogbonnaya Onu is involved in an accident along Abakaliki/Afikpo highway

At least 16 people sustained serious injuries when the convoy of the Minister of Technology and former governor of Abia State, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu allegedly rammed into a bus carrying passengers in Ebonyi State. The incident occurred along the military cantonment axis of the Abakaliki/Afikpo highway. The bus was carrying passengers from Abakaliki to Uburu, Ohaozara local government area of Ebonyi state while the Minister’s convoy was heading to Abakaliki, the state capital. According to reports, the Minister…

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