U.S. Court Jails Nigerian For $2.5m Romance Scam

  A United States court in the Northern District of Oklahoma on Friday sentenced a Nigerian, Afeez Adebara, to four years in prison. Adebara bagged the jail term for managing a group of money launderers in an online romance scam that defrauded multiple victims, including elderly individuals across the U.S., and caused losses of at … Continue reading U.S. Court Jails Nigerian For $2.5m Romance Scam

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We Arrested Over 1,500 Suspects In Six Months – EFCC Chairman

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested hundreds of suspected fraudsters and recovered various sums in different currencies in the last six months. EFCC Chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa, explained that the commission has been upfront as the central agency coordinating the fight against economic crime in Nigeria, saying several successes have … Continue reading We Arrested Over 1,500 Suspects In Six Months – EFCC Chairman

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We Have No Plan To Convert Domiciliary Account Holdings Into Naira – CBN

  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has asked Nigerians to ignore reports that domiciliary account operators have been directed to convert their holdings into naira. In a statement on Saturday, CBN’s Director of Corporate Communications, Osita Nwanisobi, said the purported directive was not from the bank. According to him, the nation’s financial regulator is … Continue reading We Have No Plan To Convert Domiciliary Account Holdings Into Naira – CBN

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Ronaldo Rolls Back The Years With Dream Double On Man Utd Return

  Cristiano Ronaldo enjoyed a dream return as a Manchester United player by scoring twice as the Red Devils beat Newcastle 4-1 in front of a rocking Old Trafford on Saturday. Ronaldo now has 120 United goals to his name, but scored his first since leaving for Real Madrid 12 years ago to take Ole … Continue reading Ronaldo Rolls Back The Years With Dream Double On Man Utd Return

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Prince Andrew Served With Papers In US Sexual Assault Lawsuit

    Britain’s Prince Andrew has been served legal papers in a US lawsuit brought by a woman who says he sexually abused her when she was a teenager, a court filing showed Friday. The complaint was delivered to the royal’s home in Windsor, England, on August 27, according to an affidavit filed in the … Continue reading Prince Andrew Served With Papers In US Sexual Assault Lawsuit

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Katsina Has Created Over One Million Jobs For Women, Youths – Masari

  Governor Aminu Masari says the Katsina State government, since the inception of his administration in 2015, has created over one million short-term and long-term jobs, mostly for women and youths. He also disclosed the over N13 billion has so far been generated as income to agricultural entrepreneurs in the state. The governor said this … Continue reading Katsina Has Created Over One Million Jobs For Women, Youths – Masari

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Aubameyang Eases Arteta Pressure As Arsenal Beat Norwich

    Arsenal eased the pressure on under-fire manager Mikel Arteta and earned their first Premier League win of the season after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sank Norwich 1-0 on Saturday. The Gunners captain’s 66th-minute winner released the tension that had been bubbling up inside the Emirates Stadium and lifted his team off the foot of the … Continue reading Aubameyang Eases Arteta Pressure As Arsenal Beat Norwich

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No More Amnesty For Bandits In Zamfara, Says Matawalle

  Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, says his administration will no longer grant amnesty to bandits in the state. He explained that the decision became necessary since the bandits have failed to embrace the peace initiative earlier extended to them by the state government. Governor Matawalle stated this on Friday after attending the Jumat prayer … Continue reading No More Amnesty For Bandits In Zamfara, Says Matawalle

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Cristiano Ronaldo Opens The Scoring On Manchester United Return Against Newcastle

  Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 119th Manchester United goal and first for 12 years to open the scoring against Newcastle on Saturday to get his second spell with the Red Devils off to a flying start. The five-time Ballon d’Or winner tapped home in first-half stoppage time after Newcastle goalkeeper Freddie Woodman could only parry … Continue reading Cristiano Ronaldo Opens The Scoring On Manchester United Return Against Newcastle

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World Leaders Remember 9/11 Victims And Survivors

    World leaders sent messages of solidarity Saturday on the 20th anniversary of 9/11, saying the attackers had failed to destroy Western values. Here are a few reactions: Britain “We can now say with the perspective of 20 years that they (the jihadists) failed to shake our belief in freedom and democracy,” British Prime … Continue reading World Leaders Remember 9/11 Victims And Survivors

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