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UK Receives £90bn Stolen Funds Yearly From Nigeria, Others – Experts

The United Kingdom receives not less than £90bn shady funds from Nigeria and other countries across the world every year, a team of foreign experts said in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Monday. The experts said 87,000 illicit assets in UK are owned by anonymous companies in tax havens, while the values of secretly owned properties in the UK are ...

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Tinubu Achieved More Than Awolowo, Abiola, He Can Lead Nigeria – Ex-minister, Ogunlewe

A former Minister of Works, Adeseye Ogunlewe, has opined that Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has achieved more than the late Youba sage, Obafemi Awolowo and MKO Abiola, acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election. Ogunlewe anchored his claim on the number of persons Tinubu has been able to promote from nothing to ...

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Gowon @85: Symbol Of National Unity — Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has on behalf of the Federal Executive Council and all Nigerians, felicitated with former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, on his 85th birthday, on October 19, 2019, describing him as a living legend and symbol of national unity. President Buhari said as Nigeria’s youngest leader since Independence, General Gowon’s visionary leadership style, wisdom and disciplined outlook ...

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How Tinubu Compelled Me To Accept SGF Appointment, Life After Office, Babachir Lawal Reveals

The immediate past Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Babachir David Lawal, has spoken at length of how he accepted his appointment as the SGF, what he liked about the office, and how life has been for him after leaving the office. Babachir Lawal who spoke to a number of journalists at his residence in the Adamawa ...

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Tragedy! Nigerian Student Shot Dead By Neighbor Over ‘Loud Music’ In U.S

A Nigerian student was shot and killed by his neighbor after they reportedly got into an argument over loud music. 18-year-old Oluwafemi Oyerinde, a freshman at the Kennesaw State University in Georgia was shot and killed outside his Stadium Village apartment shortly after 11:30 a.m. Sunday, October 6. He was studying mechanical engineering and had dreams of joining the military. Oyerinde’s father ...

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There’s No Hunger In Nigeria, Says Agric Minister, Sabo Nanono

Sabo Nanono, minister of agriculture and rural development, says there is no hunger in the land. Many Nigerians have been complaining about economic hardship, with some saying the closure of land borders had taken a negative toll on them. But speaking at a press briefing on Monday, the minister said there is sufficient food in the country. He said the ...

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Buhari Not Marrying A Second Wife – Femi Adesina

Special Adviser on Media and publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, has dispelled the viral claim that Buhari is getting a second wife. Social media reports had claimed that Buhari would get married on Friday to the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq. Adesina stressed that the rumour was a deceptive manoeuvre ...

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‘All Is Not Well,’ Atiku Abubakar Speaks On Nigeria At 59

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the last general elections, Atiku Abubakar, has declared that all is not well with Nigeria. The former Vice President said that much on Monday in his message commemorating Nigeria’s 59th Independence Anniversary. According to him, the nation’s founding fathers could never have fathomed that 59 years after birthing the largest ...

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Bizarre Confession: Our Target Was To Kill 20 People, Says Benue Kidnap Kingpin

Leader of a kidnap gang in Benue State, Iorwuese Kpila, 30, has said that he and his colleagues were given a target by one ‘queen spirit’ to kill 20 people and take the victims’ blood for ritual purposes. Iorwuese made the confession on Friday while being paraded at the Benue State Police Command headquarters in Makurdi, the capital, alongside six ...

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N90bn Scandal: I Will Waive My Immunity To Be Investigated, Says Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says he’s prepared to waive his immunity to be investigated. The President, V.P, Governors and their deputies are constitutionally covered by immunity against prosecution while in office. Osinbajo made this known on Wednesday in a tweet. “In the past few days, a spate of reckless and malicious falsehoods have been peddled in the media against me by ...

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