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EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu has reportedly been arrested

EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu has reportedly been arrested It’s been widely speculated that the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has been arrested and is in custody of the DSS. Channelstv confirmed the report by speaking to the spokesperson for the embattled chairman, Mr. Tony Amokedo said Magu honoured an […]

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Ondo SSG resigns from Akeredolu’s government

Ondo SSG resigns from Akeredolu’s government The government of Ondo State under the leadership of Gov. Akeredolu has suffered another set-back today after the resignation of the secretary to the State government, (SSG), Ifedayo Abegunde. The resignation is coming a few days after the deputy governor of the state, Agboola Ajayi demanded to take over […]

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Deputy Gov. of Ondo State gives Akeredolu ultimatum to hand

Deputy Gov. of Ondo State gives Akeredolu ultimatum to hand over power The deputy governor of Ondo State, Agboola Ajayi has demanded to take over the government of Ondo state as the acting governor. Governor of Ondo State, Akeredolu had revealed on Tuesday that he tested positive for COVID-19. Gov. Akeredolu on Tuesday further made […]

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Hushpuppi charged to court for fraud, faces decades in US

Hushpuppi charged to court for fraud, faces decades in US prison It took many by surprise after it was reported that Nigerian Instagram influencer Ramon Abbas popularly known as hushpuppi was arrested and taken into Dubai Police custody after a special operation codename “Fox hunt 2” was launched into Hushpuppi and his fellow defendants alleged […]

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Embattled FPI SUG president shares ordeal in an exclusive interview

Embattled FPI SUG president shares ordeal in an exclusive interview In an exclusive interview with UK base Nigerian blogger, Dakingsman, Comrade Olatunji Adegboye narrated his ordeal at the hand of the management of the Federal polytechnic Ilaro.Adegboye whose story first went viral after he was caught and arrested wearing what many believe symbolises his membership […]

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NANS SET TO PROTEST SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAM AMIDST LOCKDOWN!!!

NANS SET TO PROTEST SCHOOL FEEDING PROGRAM AMIDST LOCKDOWN!!! National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has threatened to mobilise its members in Nigeria on a nationwide protest codename “mother of all protest” amidst lockdown. The association said the protest will start if the Federal Government goes ahead with the proposed plan to spend N13.5 billion […]

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48 suspected internet fraudsters arrested in Abeokuta

48 suspected internet fraudsters arrested in Abeokuta No fewer than 48 suspected internet fraudsters were arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in Abeokuta, Ogun State.  The suspects were arrested during a raid on Thursday. EFCC Recovered exotic cars, phones, and laptops from the suspects.

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Fear in Lagos as the first case of Coronavirus in

Fear in Lagos as the first case of Coronavirus in Nigeria confirmed An Italian man who work in Lagos Nigeria has been diagnosed with the disease and has been taken to the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba, Lagos. This was revealed by the Federal Ministry of Health on Thursday. The patient returned from Italy on […]

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100 Level university student drowns in swimming pool minutes after

100 Level university student drowns in swimming pool minutes after matriculation A 100 Level Cross River University of Technology student drown minutes after his matriculation ceremony.  READ ALSO: Ebun Oloyede Biography And Regrets The incident happened at the Orange Resort, Akai Efa in Calabar. The victim identified as Barnabas Otu gained admission into the University […]