Date
May 18, 2019

… why the British will never have confidence in Igbo – Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has said that reason why the British will never have confidence in Igbo was because the Igbo fought the British in actual war unlike the Fulani controlled north that were subservient to the British. Kanu speaking Radio Biafra broadcast Friday said that that Biafra restoration project is insurmountable Kanu said “We must neither mutate nor mortgage our blissful future and that of the upcoming Biafran generation, no matter the attraction of temporal comfort. We have come this far, staking our lives and all for this all important project. The evolving developments in Nigeria are clear indications that we are close to [Read]

EFCC arrests herbalist for impersonating GMD NNPC, others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a 31-year-old Islamic scholar and herbalist, Jamiu Isiaka, for allegedly impersonating the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Dr Maikanti Baru, and the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, among other prominent citizens. The EFCC’s acting Head, Media and Publicity, Tony Orilade, in a statement, said the suspect, with others who were still at large, allegedly used the names of the senior government officials to scam a South Korean national, Keun Sig Kim, under the pretence of getting him an NNPC licence that would enable him purchase a company. The statement read in part, [Read]

I’ve got fresh evidence to put Iyabo Ojo in prison –Kemi Olunloyo

It seems like the fight between Kemi Olunloyo, and actress, Iyabo Ojo, is far from over as things are getting messier. Although Ojo had once vowed never to reply any comments about her from Olunloyo, she broke that promise during the week when she took to her Instagram page to address an issue that concerned the latter. In her post, the actress stressed that the only reason she was replying Olunloyo was because she insulted her daughter, adding that she would send her (Olunloyo) to prison if she ever makes a remark about any of her children. Ojo further stated that Olunloyo had always spoken about being in possession of [Read]

Police arrest teenager for killing friend over umbrella, N200

Police arrest teenager for killing friend over umbrella, N200 The police in Ogun State have arrested a 19-year-old apprentice welder in the Agbado area of the state, Kehinde Adeoye, for the murder of his friend, Lukman Olawunmi, aged 17. NEWSFLAKES NG learnt that Adeoye and Olawunmi, who was learning how to make cans, had an issue over an umbrella and a sum of N200, which resulted in the tragedy. It was gathered that a man had brought the umbrella to Olawunmi about two weeks ago for repairs. The deceased was said to have taken it to Adeoye, who worked with his father at a nearby welding workshop. Our correspondent gathered [Read]