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N3bn Fraud: Winifred Oyo-Ita Sends Retirement Letter To Buhari

Winifred Oyo-Ita, the head of service of the federation, has offered to immediately proceed on retirement in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, TheCable understands. The widow had been under pressure from her immediate family to retire after news reports emerged that she was being probed over an alleged N3 billion contract scam. Although she has vehemently denied involvement in any ...

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“Shoot Both Herdsmen And Farmers On Sight”, President Orders Army

Following the continued clashes between herdsmen and farmers in Chad, the President has ordered the Chadian army to shoot both herdsmen and farmers dead, if the clashes continue. Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno gave the order to the country’s army, saying the move is to save what he described as “the majority.” According to him, the army can shoot ten ...

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Nnamdi Kanu To Make Broadcast On Ekweremadu Attack, Insecurity

Pro-Biafra group, Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Sunday announced that its Leader, Nnamdi Kanu will make a broadcast tonight. According to the group, Mr Kanu will speak on recent events in the country especially the attack by suspected members of the group on former Senate Deputy President, Ike Ekweremadu in Germany. The Nation had reported how Mr Ekeremadu was ...

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N3b ‘Fraud’: EFCC Quizzes Head Of Service Oyo-Ita

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has quizzed Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita over alleged N3billion contract scam. She was also interrogated for alleged abuse of duty tour allowance, money laundering and stealing of government funds. After a four-day grilling during which she was in custody of the anti-graft agency beginning from ...

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Scores Killed As Three Fighter Jets Hit Terrorist Command Center In Borno

In continuation of its campaign against terrorist enclaves in the North-east, three fighter jets of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Friday pounded a terrorist command and control center at Dusula, Borno State, even as it launched Operation Green Sweep 3 aimed at targeting terrorist positions in the North-east. The air strikes were conducted following intelligence reports that pointed to the ...

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Jeffrey Epstein, US Billionaire Accused Of Sex Trafficking, Commits Suicide In Jail

The United States financier Jeffrey Epstein who was accused of sex trafficking was found dead in a Manhattan jail on Saturday morning. The Metropolitan Correctional Center officials who found his body estimated that Epstein hanged himself at roughly 7.30am. Last month, Epstein who had decades long accusations on trafficking young girls for sex was found unconscious in his cell, with ...

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Presidency Raises Alarm Over Attempt To Hack Osinbajo’s Twitter Account

The Nigerian Presidency has revealed that the Twitter Account of Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo was attacked on Friday by Hackers. Laolu Akande, a media aide to the Vice President, revealed this via a statement on his personal Twitter account; “Yesterday, there were failed external attempts to gain unauthorized access to the Vice President’s Twitter Account.” “Since, we have been in ...

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Zamfara Banditry: Governor Fires Emir, District Head Over Links To Bandits

The suspended Emir of Maru, Alhaji Abubakar Cika Ibrahim and the district head of Kanoma, Alhaji Ahmed Kanoma, have finally been removed from office by the Zamfara State Government. The two monarchs were suspended for allegedly being part of armed banditry in their respective domains following the outcome of investigation committee set up by the state government to investigate the ...

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Breaking News: Ambode Fumes, Denies N10bn Fraud Allegation

Recall that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had last two days secured an order from Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi to freeze the sum of 9.9bn linked to Ambode’s account. The money according to the commission was domiciled in the First City Monument Bank, FCMB, account number 5617984012; Access Bank account number ...

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Kidnappers Free Widow Of Slain Winners Chapel Pastor

Oluwakemi Omolewa, widow of slain resident pastor of Living Faith Church, Kaduna, has been freed by her captors.  Last Sunday, suspected bandits attacked the Omolewas along Kaduna-Abuja road, killing Jeremiah, the husband of the abducted woman. Joseph Hayab, Kaduna state chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), confirmed her release in an interview with TheCable on Friday. He said ...

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