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September 9, 2018 6:07 PM Police arrest 60-year-old Ifa priestess, 2 sons over alleged kidnapping

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 60-year-old Ifa chief priestess and her two sons in connection with some kidnap cases in the state. The spokesman for the command, CSP Chike Oti, made the development known in a statement in Lagos on Sunday. Oti said that the suspects were arrested on Saturday at their home at No.15, Irepodun Street, Egan, Igando 23

September 9, 2018 5:02 PM Why Nigerians should clap for Buhari, APC everyday – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige on Sunday declared that President Muhammadu Buhari’s election in 2015 saved Nigeria. Ngige told journalists in Onitsha, Anambra State, that Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) had revived the economy and deserved applause from Nigerians on a daily basis. He said: “We are wonderful with the economy 19

September 4, 2018 5:32 PM LaLiga: Messi reveals two best clubs in the world

Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi, has revealed the two best clubs in the World. According to Messi, Barcelona and Real Madrid remain the best clubs that have attracted the best players over time. Messi, who earns an estimated £365,000 a week at Barcelona, claims the big spending of the oil-rich clubs is ruining the game. “There are clubs now with a lot of money 30

September 3, 2018 6:11 AM Governor Emmanuel’s aide dumps PDP for APC

Special Assistant on Project Monitoring to Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, Mr Utibe Idem, has defected to the All Progressives Congress, APC. The governor’s aide and other defectors were received into the APC by the state Chairman of the party, Mr. Ini Okopido, in Nsit Ubium Local Government Area of the state at a mega-rally and reception 25

August 30, 2018 8:09 PM FAAC: FG, States, LGs share August allocation [Breakdown]

Federal, states and local governments on Thursday shared N714.8 billion revenue generated in July. The figure indicated a decline of N107.1 billion when compared to what was generated in June. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, while briefing newsmen in Abuja on the outcome of the monthly Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting 26

August 28, 2018 6:46 AM Osinbajo demands answers from Babangida, Obasanjo, Jonathan over oil money

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo has questioned how oil money was spent under previous administrations. Osinabjo called out former presidents like Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan, while answering questions from Nigerians at a town hall meeting in Minnesota, United States on Sunday, according to a statement issued yesterday 19

August 23, 2018 1:43 PM Bank Loans To Private Sector Drop To N15.3tn — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

Banks reduced lending to the private sector from N15.6 trillion allocated within the first quarter of 2018 to N15.34 trillion in the second quarter. The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) disclosed this in its 2018 Q2 report titled: Selected Banking Sector Data: Sectorial Breakdown of Credit, ePayment Channels and Staff Strength (Q2 2018). The report 22

August 23, 2018 1:01 PM How Lagos pastor allegedly used ‘satanic oppression’ to rape woman

The police on Thursday arraigned a 32- year-old fake pastor in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly raping a woman. The accused, Micheal Akpan, who resides at 17, Unity Close, Obawole, Iju, a suburb of Lagos is charged with one-count of rape. The Prosecutor, Insp Raji Akeem told the court that the offence was committed on Aug. 17 at the accused’s 23

August 17, 2018 10:50 AM Nigeria’s Foreign Exchange Inflow Hits $91b In 2017 – CBN — OsunDefenderOsunDefender

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says the aggregate foreign exchange inflow into the country increased to $91billion in 2017. The apex bank revealed this in its ‘Draft 2017 Annual Report’ published on Wednesday. It said the figure represents an increase of 45 per cent, from the $62.75 billion recorded in 2016. According to the report, inflow through 19

August 14, 2018 1:21 PM Driver Rapes And Impregnates His Employer’s Daughter

A driver identified as Friday has been arrested for raping and impregnating his employer’s 13-year-old daughter in Delta state. Friday, worked with the chairman of the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC). His job included driving his employer’s children. This meant that he had easy access to the house and kids. According 20