PSYCHOLOGICAL & BEHAVIOURAL PROFILING OF PERSONNEL NOT FOR DOWNSIZING -Says Gana

The Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu while receiving report of the Forensic Psychological Profiling of the Corps personnel from the Forensic and Behavioural unit of the Corps said, the essence of the exercise is to ensure psychological stabilization of the personnel as a result of post stress management disorder and not for the purpose of ranking or downsizing of personnel as insinuated in some quarters. Gana said the Corps has taken the decision to involve the exercise as one of the criteria for…

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Fake Nigerian Doctor in Police Net, Performed over 500 Surgeries, Caused Death of 46 Patients Before Arrest

A Nigerian fake doctor identified as Ibrahim Mustapha has been alleged to have performed over 500 surgeries and caused about 46 deaths before his arrest. The fake doctor who was arrested by the DSS Director in Cottage Hospital, Fufore in Adamawa State has confessed forging MBBS credentials he, however, denied causing the death of any patient throughout his career until his arrest. The Fake Surgeon also had fake NECO results, MBBS from Bayero University. NYSC Discharged certificate and medical and dental council annual registration. The suspect used the fake certificate…

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Total, UNITAR Enters into New Agreement to Boost Plastic Recycling in Nigeria

SEATTLE (Scrap Monster):Total E&P Nigeria Limited and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) signed a Special Purpose Grant (SPG) agreement, aimed at saving the environment by reducing plastic pollution. The agreement was signed in April at Lagos, Nigeria. Mr Vincent Nnadi, Executive General Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility, Total represented the company at the signing ceremony, whereas UNITAR was represented by Nikhil Seth, UN Assistant Secretary General Executive Director. As part of the agreement, an implementation committee managed by UNITAR will oversee the development of a full-cycle recycling…

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Burna Boy’s mum delivers epic speech at BET Awards: ‘Remember You Were Africans Before You Became Anything Else’

Burna Boy’s mother, Bose Ogulu got a rapturous response following an epic acceptance speech at the BET Awards on Monday. The 2019 edition of the award which celebrates black people in film, music and arts, was held at the Microsoft Theatre in California. Ogulu received her son’s award for ‘Best International Act’ and thereafter reminded the African-Americans to keep Africa in mind. She said, “Thank you BET, Thank you Africa because that’s the constituency for which we got noticed in the first place. “The message from Burna, I believe will…

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Ajimobi’s Continuous Defence of Stolen Govt Property, Missing Cars a Celebration of Failure -PDP

The Oyo state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the immediate past Governor of the state, Senator Abiola Ajimobi to stop playing to the gallery with his defence of elements in his government who took away cars and other items belonging to the state. The party in a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Engineer Akeem Olatunji, said that it was shameful to see Ajimobi describe the monumental theft of government property by some persons as a “mundane issue.” The statement read: “We read with serious consternation, comments…

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Buhari wants capital punishment for kidnappers

Sen. Abdulfatai Buhari (APC-Oyo North) on Sunday recommended capital punishment for kidnapping and other forms of violent crimes in order to tackle growing insecurity in the country. Buhari told newsmen in Ibadan that the spate of kidnapping and killings across the country would continue unabated if such a drastic measure was not taken. NAN reports that Buhari was the former Chairman, Senate Committee on ICT and Cybercrime, in the 8th National Assembly. The lawmaker lamented the upsurge in kidnappings and killings across the country, saying violent crimes were becoming a…

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FIFA’s takeover of CAF an embarrassment to Africa – Felix Owolabi

Felix Owolabi, an ex-international, on Friday described the decision of world football governing body FIFA to take over the affairs of CAF as an embarrassment to the continent. Owolabi told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that it was a development that should not be coming at this point in time. NAN reports that FIFA in agreement with CAF arrived at the decision as a result of allegations of corruption and administrative hiccups. “It’s a shame, honestly, that this is happening now. The timing is wrong. So many…

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MMM Stages Comeback! Nigerians Overjoyed

The Mavrodi Mundial Moneybox (MMM), a Ponzi scheme which almost ruined the lives of millions of Nigerians in 2017, is back. This time around, Sergey Mavrodi, is back with a new version known as MMM Cooperation and says it will give 50 percent return on any amount invested in it. This is new version operates like the previous version, where investors register, invest a sum of money in the form of giving help and getting help and receive interest after 30 months but this version gives more than 20 percent…

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FG mandates schools to teach History as standalone subject from September

The Federal Government has directed all basic and secondary schools across the country to immediately implement the teaching of history as a standalone subject from the next academic calendar. Mr Sonny Echono, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education made this known on Friday in an interview with the News Agency in Abuja. It would the recalled that the Federal Government on June 18 promised the return history to school curriculum while ensuring that all primary school teachers are trained to deliver digital literacy. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has declared at the…

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‘Prophet’ kills housewife he befriended on Facebook for money ritual

The Oyo State Police Command has arrested a “prophet” of Cherubim and Seraphim, Dotun Ogunlade (aka Arole Jesu), for allegedly killing a 25-year-old housewife, Bosede Oguntade, for money rituals. Ogunlade was said to have started a friendship with Mrs Oguntade on facebook. The police said the “prophet” allegedly strangled the woman on her arrival from Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, when she sought Ogunlade’s help for her spiritual problems. Police Commissioner Shina Olukolu, who led a team of policemen to where the woman was buried, said the head and arms…

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