Alhaji Fatai Yusuf aka Oko Oloyun was murdered – Police

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Alhaji Fatai Yusuf Oko Oloyun Alhaji Fatai Yusuf also known as Oko Oloyun was possibly killed because of a fraud he detected in his Lagos office, the Police stated on Friday. He was killed on Thursday when his convoy was attacked on the Igbo-Ora-Eruwa road by gunmen. The attackers reportedly shot at his convoy from thick forest, resulting to his death from injuries sustained from the bullet. A statement by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Olugbenga Fadeyi, informed the fraud was possibly responsible for the fire…

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Ex Kogi commissioner gets 19 years imprisonment

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has secured the conviction of Zacchaeus Atte, a former commissioner for agriculture in Kogi State. ICPC spokesperson Rasheedat Okoduwa said Atte was convicted on corruption charges by a Kogi State High Court sitting in Okene, Kogi State and presided over by Justice J.J Majebi.   Kogi commissioner According to Okoduwa, Atte was found guilty on 7 out of the 11 counts charges brought against him by ICPC. The ICPC spokesperson explained that Atte, who is to serve a total of…

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EFCC Discloses How To Report A Hacked Facebook Account

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Before now, we never knew that folks were reporting Fackbook hacks to the EFCC, but a recent statement by the agency seems to have just revealed that. According to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, some Nigerians report a hacked Facebook account to them before hinting the social media platform. In a recent statement titled “Reporting a Hacked Facebook Account”, the EFCC laid down the methods to follow when you want to report a hacked Facebook account. The statement read; “Before contacting the EFCC to report about your hacked Facebook…

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AMOTEKUN ― A solace to vulnerable women, children in south west

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  By Dayo Johnson, Akure The Association for Human Development (AHD) Thursday described the South-West Security Network, codenamed: ‘Operation Amotekun’, as a solace to vulnerable women and children in the region. President of the gender Non-Governmental Organisation NGO, Mrs Folake Esan said this in Akure, the Ondo state capital. Esan said that the Amotekun initiative would curb the incessant attacks, which had been ravaging the zone. According to her, many women have been raped and killed, while some have had parts of their bodies removed by ritualists. “Many have become…

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Miyetti Allah – Arrest Yoruba Leaders Backing Operation Amotekun

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Operation Amotekun Miyetti Allah Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, the umbrella body for Fulani herders in the country has asked the federal government to arrest Yoruba leaders backing Amotekun, the South-West security outfit recently launched by Governors in the region to counter insecurity. In an interview with The Sun, the National President-General of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore Bello Abdullahi Bodejo alleged that the security outfit was established to ban Fulani herdsmen from Yorubaland. He said: They should not only ban it but should arrest the leaders of this group. Like I…

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Rita Dominic Hospitalized Over Undisclosed Ailment

Rita Dominic

Rita Dominic Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic, was recently hospitalized over an undisclosed ailment. The actress made this known via a post on her IG page. The 44-year-old actress, who was supposed to be on the panel at Creative Africa Exchange Conference, on Friday, which held in Kigali, Rwanda added that she is feeling much better. Read: You Are Not Important – Troll Slams Empress Njamah After she Failed To Invite Her To Her Party “Was hospitalised but well now. See you soon in Kigali for #CAX #CAX2020 #CreativeAfricaExchange @caxafrica,” she posted.…

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PDP to set up committee to review 2019 elections

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  Dirisu Yakubu, PDP The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Friday, resolved to set up a committee to review the outcome of the 2019 general elections. The resolution followed a recommendation by former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar at the party’s 87th National Executive Committee, NEC, meeting which held in Abuja on Friday.      Dirisu Yakubu PDP Atiku in a brief remark condemned what he called the gradual erosion of democratic ethos in the past five years, even as he called on Nigerians to rise up and…

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Officials Rescue Man Trapped In Lagos Building Collapsed

Some emergency officials at the scene of a collapsed building in the Ago Palace Way axis of Lagos State on January 17, 2020. A man said to have been trapped under the rubble of a collapsed building at the Ago Palace Way axis of Lagos State has been rescued. The man was saved by emergency officials following a rescue operation after the three-story building collapsed on Friday. Lagos Building Collapse Shortly after he was rescued, the man was given a first aid treatment by medical officials present at the scene…

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Manchester United Names New Captain, He’s A Defender

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A new club captain has been named by Manchester United. He is defender, Harry Maguire Maguire who now replaces Ashley Young as skipper after the experienced defender agreed to a deal to join Inter Milan in the summer.   United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed to Sky Sports, “Harry has been wearing the captain’s armband. And will keep wearing it. He’s come in and been a leader in the group. I’ve been not surprised, but I’ve been impressed by his leadership skills, so Harry will carry on wearing the armband.…

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Increasing Food Prices Force Nigeria’s Inflation Rate To 11.98 Percent

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  Nigeria’s inflation increased by 11.98 per cent in December 2019, higher than the 11.85 per cent recorded in November. This is due to the rise in the composite food index which rose by 14.67 per cent in December. The consumer price index, (CPI) which measures inflation witnessed a 0.05 percentage change for the twelve months period which ended in December 2019. Food Price in Nigeria This is according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) CPI and Inflation Report for December 2019. “The consumer price index, (CPI) which measures…

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