Monday, 16 October 2017

Photos: EFCC Arraigns Two Internet Fraudsters

The Ibadan Zonal Office of the EFCC, has arraigned two suspected Internet fraudsters: Abdulwahab Abduljelil and Erinle Olalekan before Justice Maliki of the Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State for offences bordering on possession of documents containing false pretence, obtaining under false pretense and forgery.

New York congresswoman calls Google to block racist mobile game

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The preview of an upcoming mobile game has triggered outrage on the social media due to its anti-Chinese stereotypes with a New York congresswoman urging Google and Apple to block it.

Grace Meng, New York’s first Asian-American member of Congress, posted a message on Facebook recently blasting the game for using the most “negative and demeaning stereotype” that she has ever come across, slamming it as racist.

Huawei challenges Apple and Samsung with new Mate 10 smartphones

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China’s Huawei has unveiled a new line of smartphones that match or even improve on key features offered by Apple or Samsung while undercutting their rivals on price.

Huawei aims to distinguish itself through technological advances that will put it on a level playing field with the most coveted premium-priced devices, helping to boost profitability that has been undermined by heavy discounting in the chase for market share.

Apple slams Qualcomm suit seeking iPhone ban in China

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Apple has rejected as “meritless” a legal move by Qualcomm to ban iPhone sales in China, the latest salvo in a bitter patent battle between the two US tech giants.

Bloomberg News reported on Saturday that Qualcomm had filed a lawsuit in Beijing seeking a ban on the assembly and sale of iPhones in China — a vital Apple manufacturing base and sales market.

Wojciech Szczesny says leaving Arsenal was right choice

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Wojciech Szczesny says moving to Juventus was the “right choice” and claims he saw no improvement in his game tactically as Arsenal No 1.

The 27-year-old spent 10 years with the Gunners before leaving to join the Italian giants this summer, having spent the previous two seasons on loan with Serie A rivals Roma.

Liverpool’s Dejan Lovren accuses Romelu Lukaku of ‘stamp’ in Anfield goalless draw

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Dejan Lovren has claimed Romelu Lukaku deliberately stamped on him during Saturday’s goalless draw between Liverpool and Manchester United.

United striker Lukaku appeared to catch Lovren in the face with a stray boot when the Liverpool centre-half was on the ground shortly before half-time at Anfield.

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo ‘has to win’ Ballon d’Or – Isco

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Real Madrid midfielder Isco has backed Cristiano Ronaldo to retain the Ballon d’Or and described his teammate as a “killer” after he ended his recent La Liga goal drought.

Isco, speaking at Real’s Valdebebas training ground ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League clash against Tottenham in the Spanish capital, has been named among the 30 nominees for the prestigious award after an impressive 2017 that saw him play a key role in the club’s Champions League success against Juventus in Cardiff.

Why I prefer older men – Actress Moesha Boudong

Curvy Ghanaian Actress, Moesha Boudong has revealed why she prefers to date old men.

She said
“I like dating people who are 10 years older or 5 years older than me, I just think grown-ups treat you better, I’ve never been lucky with young guys, … they like girls too much so I prefer older men because they are more matured and teach you a lot of things..’’.

Monkey Pox victim commits suicide in Bayelsa hospital

A victim of Monkey Pox receiving treatment at the quarantine centre in the Niger Delta University Hospital (UNDTH) Okolobiri, has committed suicide.

It was gathered that the victim, whose name was not disclosed took his life in the early hours of Monday.

12 ‘corporate’ sex workers arrested in Abuja

Officials of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) have arrested 12 ladies described as “corporate sex workers. 

The suspects were arrested at an apartment on Bukaba Street at Wuse Zone 5, Abuja, where high profile ‘corporate’ sex workers operate in the high brow area of the city centre to allegedly service top politicians and other high profile clients.

Teenager challenges homeless cleaner to a fight and you won’t believe how it ended (video)

A teenager challenged a cleaner to a fight and when the cleaner finally gave in, the fight lasted for quite a while and was caught on video.

The fight, which took place at a Texas chicken shack in Houston, has gone viral but rather than generate outrage, it left people amused. It shows a teenager insulting a homeless cleaner, who also happens to be a crackhead according to reports.

Retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Police Sergeant Arrested For ‘Robbery’ In Lagos

A police sergeant, Yakubu Aiyegba, and a retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Obosa Augustine, have been arrested for alleged robbery in Lagos.

According to PUNCH, they were apprehended along with a taxi driver, Godwin George, by operatives from the Shasha Police Station.

Wizkid, Tekno’s beef officially over as they chatted each other at Felabration

It seems the beef between Wizkid and Tekno is finally over, as the two singers were seen taking pictures and chatting at the grand finale of Felabration.

Remeber that some months ago Wizkid went in hard on Tekno when he made a statement he was not pleased with during a social media outburst with the embattled Davido.

BREAKING: Mike Ashley puts Newcastle up for sale

Premier League club Newcastle United have been put up for sale by owner Mike Ashley.

The Magpies have been relegated twice from the English top flight during Ashley’s 10-year reign.

Frank Edoho’s wife writes letter to her kid’s teacher over an assignment

TV host, Frank Edoho’s wife, Sandra Onyenaucheya-Edoho shared this letter she wrote her son’s teacher over an assignment given to him.

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Salesman Who Stole £3k Worth Of Designer Clothes Is Jailed For 3 Years

A Selfridges wine salesman who stole £3,000 of designer clothes to fund his drug habit has been jailed for three years.

Jake Coxon, 23, swiped designer clothing from the upmarket department store's Manchester branch, before selling them on the black market.  

Man Loses Car After Sex Romp With Lady In Lagos Hotel

Daredevil robbers struck at a popular hotel in the Mushin area of Lagos, attacked and snatched a Toyota Corolla Car said to belong to a randy man who reportedly went to the hotel for sex romp with a lady.

However, the romp turned sour after the lovers finished and were about leaving the hotel in the evening. The robbers pointed a sword at the man, he surrendered the car key and they escaped with the car.

Viral video of a South African girl publicly rejecting her boyfriend’s proposal

The Task force on Private Health facilities set up by Oyo State government said it has caught a nurse conducting surgery on a patient in a private hospital in Iseyin town in the state.

Leaders of the team while briefing journalists declared that they got to the Agbejemate Hospital and Maternity Centre in Iseyin at about 1:00p.m and met the male nurse in theatre carrying out a hernia surgery on a patient on Wednesday.

Ajudua seeks to quash $1 million fraud charge

Lagos socialist, Fred Ajudua, Monday prayed an Ikeja High Court, to quash a $1 million fraud charge brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

The EFCC, had in the charge, alleged that Ajudua and his an accomplice, Joseph Ochunor, in 1993 defrauded one Ziad Abu Zalaf of Technical International Limited, a company based in Germany of $1 million dollars.

Nigerian Guy stabbed to death by girlfriend after wishing her a happy birthday (photos)

Nigerian Guy Stabbed To Death By His Girlfriend Whom He Wished A Happy Birthday. 3 Days Ago

A Nigerian Guy, Seun has been reportedly stabbed to death by his girlfriend, Adesuwa whom he wished a happy birthday just 3 days ago.

Seun celebrated his girlfriend, Adesuwa on Facebook, on the 13th of October by writing:

Codeine: The favourite drink of Nigerian drug users

Drug abuse is now a problem in Nigeria. How do we know this?
Well, our usual busy lawmakers sat down to talk about the drug problem in the country on  Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Specifically, the spoke on the use of codeine syrup by Nigerian youths.

"I am particularly worried about the drug menace in the Northern part of the country. It is the time that we recognize this problem and address it in a sensible manner.

Rihanna admits to paying extra attention when it comes to dressing her fluctuating body

Award winning singer Rhanna in a new interview has revealed that her outfit choices are frequently dictated by her 'fluctuating' body type - saying that from one week to the next she can go up or down a dress size.

It's a sad day that the world has to beg the church to forgive - Banky W

Nigerian celebrities have taken to social media to plead on behalf of fellow actor Macaroni, who was rusticated by management of Reddemer's University after he took to Facebook to slam the school's VC.

Dino Melaye Shows Off His ‘New Toy’ In Russia

Nigerian Senator, Dino Melaye is currently in Russia for the 137th Inter-parliamentary Union Assembly in Moscow.

Robber Apprehended After Attacking Woman In Lagos Traffic

Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS), arrested a young man, Rasak Adebola, after robbing a woman in Lagos traffic. The suspect, Adebola was arrested in Ikate by RRS patrol team after snatching a hang bag belonging to one Helen Susan in traffic in Ikate.

Adebola was one of the three robbery suspects who were arrested in separate incidents at different parts of the metropolis.

Vehicle Belonging To Finnish Diplomatic Team Crashes In Abuja

A car belonging to a diplomatic team was involved in a motor accident earlier today in Abuja. The vehicle belonging to Finnish embassy collided with another vehicle along airport road in the FCT.

Nigerian lady calls out SARS officers who allegedly sexually harassed her, labeled her a yahoo girl and prostitute

A Nigerian lady Kachi Anifela has called out SARS officials who she claimed sexually harassed her, called her a yahoo girl and prostitute after they forcefully pushed her into their truck while on her way to get dinner in Ilorin.

Bride sells wedding dress after marriage ends on honeymoon

A bride, who caught her husband chatting up women on honeymoon, is selling her wedding dress for £150.

Jane Tarren, 46, from York, wants to get rid of the £800 gown after he marriage to Michael Borg, 42, ended in disaster, just days after their trip to Mexico.

Customer stabs barber to death because his friends mocked his new haircut

A popular barber was stabbed to death with a meat skewer over a 'bad haircut' by an angry customer whose friends had mocked his new look.

Accoeding to Mailonlinwv whe shocking video shows customer Pavel Luzyanin chasing hairdresser Dany-Dastan Adkhamov, 24, into the street and stabbing him three times in the chest in revenge for his £2.60 trim.

Cairo emerges riskiest megacity for women

Cairo was named on Monday as the most dangerous megacity for women by an international Media poll.

Women’s rights experts said that the treatment of women in the Egyptian capital has worsened since a 2011 uprising seeking social change.

Charly Boy, Deji Adeyanju Begin ANOTHER Sit-Out

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The group of protesters led by good governance activist, Charles Oputa, also known as Charly Boy, on Sunday announced plans to commence a daily sit-out to force President Muhammadu Buhari to take action against alleged corruption by top members of his government.

Police deny extorting over N50m and other valuables from billionaire kidnapper Evans

Following Billionaire kidnapper Evans’ Lawyer’s Olukoya Ogungbeje allegation that officers attached to Inspector General of Police’s Intelligence Response Team extorted money and valuables worth over N50 million from his client, the Nigerian Police has publicly denied the claim.

In a statement released by the Nigerian Police Headquarters, the publication was alleged to be absolute falsehood, aimed to cast aspersion on the thorough and discrete investigation carried out by the Nigerian Police.

Responsible govt should spend tax revenue judiciously – Ex-Presdient Obasanjo

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has said that every responsible citizen must pay tax, as it is a major source of revenue to drive the economy.

He however said if the people are faithful with the payment of tax, responsible government should spend the tax revenue judiciously.

7 Police Loot Evans, Wife; Steal Jewelry of Over $200,000, N55m Raw cash, 29 vehicles, Others

Pieces of jewelry estimated to be over $200,000, 29 vehicles are among several items belonging to the alleged billionaire kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (a.k.a. Evans) allegedly looted by seven senior police officers and others on the Inspector-General (IG) Intelligence Response Team of extortion and sexual assault.

Jacob Zuma statue in Imo state reportedly worth N520m

The Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Saturday, October 14, 2017, unveiled a statue that was made in honour of the South African President, Jacob Zuma, in Owerri, Imo state.

According to reports, the statue was cost the Imo state government N520m to erect.

Nigerian Omotosho Who Killed Father Of Two Is Jailed For 18 YEARS In UK

A man who stabbed a father-of-two to death on a busy high street has been jailed for 18 years.

Abraham Omotoso, 27, of Tudor Gardens, Harrow, plunged a knife into the chest of 34-year-old Mohamed Al-Zufairi in High Street, Wealdstone in February this year.

Mr Al-Zufairi, from Harrow, had been waiting outside Poundland for his eight-year-old daughter when he was attacked. She did not witness her father being stabbed.

Police nab 14-year-old girl, others for beheading man

A 14-year-old girl, Chidinma Iheoma, and five other suspected cult members have been arrested by the operatives of the Imo State Police Command for beheading a man, Oguegbu Ofurum, for alleged ritual purpose.

The operatives were said to have nabbed the suspects while they were taking the severed head to a shrine at Assa community in the Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area allegedly for an initiation ceremony.

Unidentified Man Spends 9 Months In Abuja Hospital After Losing His Memory

According to reports, this man in the picture is yet to be identified after being treated at the national hospital in Abuja for nine months now. The man reportedly lost his memory and can’t remember anything. His photo was shared online in a bid to locate his family or anyone who knows him.

Former NAFDAC Director General Survives Accident While Traveling To Abuja

Former NAFDAC director general Paul Orhii involved in Accident

Immediate past Director-General of NAFDAC, Dr. Paul Orhii, yesterday evening, Sunday, 15/10/2017, survived an automobile accident along the Lafia- Abuja Road. It was confirmed that an oncoming Madza Saloon car lost control and crashed into the Nissan Patrol SUV Dr. Othii was riding in, forcing it off the road into a deep ravine by the roadside.

Osinbajo criticises Nigerian churches for condoning corruption

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Kingdom Summit 2017 of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, blamed churches for not speaking against corruption.

Mr. Osinbajo, who was at the Kings Court Parish, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Sunday, remarked that corruption in the country still existed because the church had failed to speak against.

Police Arrest 14-Year Old Girl, Others For Beheading Man For Ritual

The police were said to have arested the suspects while they were taking the severed head to a shrine at Assa community in the Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area allegedly for an initiation ceremony.

The Police Public Relations officer in the state, Andrew Enwerem, a Superintendent of Police, in a statement obtained by PUNCH on Sunday said the breakthrough was as a result of the determination of the state Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, to stamp out cultism in the state.

Photos of the three NDLEA officials shot dead in Kogi

Three officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA were killed by unknown gunmen in the Okene area of Kogi state last Friday, October 13th. 41-year-old Ebun Peters pictured right, Nicholas Onwumere (top left) and Abdulrahman Musa (down left).

Why Nigerians should tolerate our borrowings, by government

The Federal Government which made the appeal yesterday in Washington DC also said the investment would generate economic activities, jobs and revenue which would be used to pay back the debts. It assured Nigerians that the administration was very prudent about debts and would not borrow recklessly or bequeath unserviceable debts to them.

The government also tied the ongoing debt deals to the quest to speed up development plans and avoid impending massive job losses in the midst of 85 per cent slide from the country’s major revenue earner.

Facebook Just Launched Its “Food Ordering Service”

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Facebook unveiled an innovation for users this Friday. Facebook, the most used social networking site will have a delivery service for its US users. Users will be able to purchase food through their application or website.

Facebook Just Launched Its “Food Ordering Service”

PHOTOS: Ambode unveils Fela’s statue in Ikeja

Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos state governor, unveiled a statue of Fela Anikulapo-Kuti at Allen roundabout in the Ikeja area of the state on Sunday.

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, Solomon Olamilekan, a serving senator, were among the dignitaries at the event.

Charly Boy announces daily sit-out at Unity Fountain to force President Buhari to take action against corruption in his administration

Charlly Boy has called out President Muhammadu Buhari to either tackle allegations of corruption against officials of his government, or quit office.

He also announced that his group, OurMumuDonDo will begin a sit-out from Tuesday at the Unity Fountain, Abuja.

The State House Medical Center received only 33% capital allocation – Presidency reacts

The Presidency has reacted to recent media reports suggesting that the State House Medical Centre received N11.01billion as appropriation for the period 2015-2017.

According to the Permanent Secretary, State House, Jalal A. Arabi, contrary to the above claims, out of the total Capital Appropriation of N2,941,062,044.00 and Recurrent Appropriation of N465,935,358.00 for the period under reference, only the sum of N969,681,821.53 (representing 32.97%) for Capital and N225,575,200.60 (representing 48.41%) for Recurrent was actually released.

Ezekwesili: I won’t respond to wailing wailers, says Adesina

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, on Sunday said it was not his style to respond to those he described as “wailing wailers” in their private capacities.

Adesina said this in a telephone interview with our correspondent.

Plus-sized Actress, Gabourey Sidibe Lost More Weight (Photos)

Gabourey Sidibe Lost Weight

American actress, Gabourey Sidibe’s changing weight has been making headlines lately, and in a recent selfie, she stunned fans with her even tinier waist.

The 33-year-old actress who used to be really big, as can be seen in the photo above, revealed just weeks ago that she underwent weight loss (gastric bypass) surgery.

“If I die tomorrow, remember me for my determination, the truth has only few friends” – Davido’s Former Manager

Following the death of Tagbo and two other friends of Davido, the crew members and close associates of the pop star have been thrown into mourning for the past week.

After the mysterious death of the two friends, DJ Olu and Chime, Davido’s special hypeman, Special Spesh in a teary sad video can be heard saying; “There is evil among us”. Now, Davido’s former manager, Kamal Ajiboye has also come out in the same vein to give a death wish.

Ailing minister returns from US medical trip

The Minister of State for Education, Prof.  Anthony Anwuka, who was flown to the United States for medical treatment, came back on Sunday after spending 27 days.

Anwuka, who arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at about 6pm, told journalists that he did not receive any funds from the Federal Government, but was sponsored by his son, a doctor in Dallas, USA.