Category Archives: News

EFCC TO FBI We’re Tracing Hushpuppi’s $35m Scam Victims

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it is working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to trace those allegedly defrauded by Ramoni Igbalode aka Ray Hushpuppi, The PUNCH reports. The EFCC said in a statement by its Spokesman, Dele Oyewale, that Hushpuppi, who is

Massive Explosions Rock Maiduguri

A series of explosions was heard in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Saturday, just hours before the opening of polls in presidential and parliamentary elections. Multiple blasts were heard at about 6:00 am (0500 GMT), locals told AFP. There was no immediate indication

President Buhari Arrives In Katsina For Election

President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Katsina to participate in the presidential and National Assembly elections The presidential aircraft landed at the Umaru Yardua Airport by 3.35pm. The president accompanied by his wife, Aisha Buhari was received by Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari with some top

BURSTED :Masked Robber Snatching Bags,Arrested In Lagos

Musa Imoran, a suspected member of an armed robbery gang, behind series of attacks in Ajegunle and environs, has been arrested. Imoran and his gang had allegedly gone out on a robbing spree on February 19, snatching phones and bags along Agugu street, Ajegunle, when

Music: Mighty God – Ade

ADE releases her Debut single titled “MIGHTY GOD”, recorded and produced in Baltimore, Maryland USA. She is part of a Gospel music group called “THE X-CHANGE” and shares a vision with this group to bring a new sound to our generation that will liberate and

I am ready to Resign – Governor Announces

The Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, yesterday said that he is ready to sacrifice his position for a state of emergency to be imposed on his state. The governor was reacting to the worsening insecurity situation in the state. Speaking to State House Correspondents after

INEC Reacts to Amina Zakari Appointment Criticism

Nigeria’s electoral body, Independent National Electoral Commission, Friday has reacted to the controversial appointment of Amina Zakari as head of its collation centre for the 2019 presidential election. “The committee is primarily in charge of welfare. She was also very involved in negotiating with the

Siege at Dino Melaye’s Residence Enters Eighth Day

The siege on the residence of the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, by the police, has entered its eight day. PREMIUM TIMES had earlier reported how the police laid siege to the senator’s Abuja residence last week Friday, ending a turbulent year