EFCC Arrests Ismaila Mustapha, a.k.a Mompha for alleged Internet fraud, money laundering

The EFCC, Lagos office, has arrested a renowned Social Media celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha popularly known as Mompha for an alleged involvement in internet related fraud and money laundering. The suspect, a premium and first class customer of one of the popular international airlines, was arrested on Friday 18, October 2019 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on his way to Dubai Emirate following series of intelligence reports received by the Commission. According to the EFCC operatives, “actionable cross border intelligence received from collaborative law enforcement agencies about his alleged…

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Agrippina Complex and the Lulu-Briggs family crisis

By – Sotonye Ijuye-Dagogo “Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to that which destroyeth kings” Provers 31:3 (KJV) Introduction History is adorned with exploits of women; some heroic and valiant; others atrocious and villainous. Women build men and empires and bring down kings and kingdoms. Apart from the overriding love for God and humanity, the other driving force that propelled High Chief O. B. Lulu-Briggs from the proverbial grass to grace; from a hand truck pusher to a household name and from an agricultural labourer to an…

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CKN Wins African Digital Heroes Award

Chris Kehinde Nwandu (CKN) was few days ago honoured with the prestigious African Digital Heroes Award alongside other distinguished Nigerians for my contribution to Nigeria’s Digital Age . I was a pioneer in the telecom industry when about 20 years ,I organized the formal launch and take off of the first Wireless Internet Company in Nigeria operated by Communications Trend Ltd owners of Supernet300 owned by Chief Uzo Udemba as the 1st AGM MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS alongside my other colleagues like Robbie Honerkamp Chii Ezirim Nwanoka Benjamin Udeze Ijeoma…

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Majestic Farms Partners Rockwell Energy To Produce Fuel-Less, Power Plants For its Farms

As part of preparations for the takeoff of its integrated farms in Nigeria, Majestic Farms and Food Processing Co, Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding with Rockwell Energy Ltd, a pioneer in Clog free, Green Energy generation in Nigeria to provide 10 megawatts fuel less, clog free power generators starting with four of its locations in Nigeria. Mr. Al Humphrey Onyanabo, CEO of Majestic Farms and Food processing Co., Ltd revealed, ‘ We have always appreciated that constant power is key to the success of our operations since our…

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Police apprehend 3 fake journalists in NASS

Men of the Nigeria Police Force attached to the National Assembly Complex Abuja on Thursday arrested three fake journalists on the premises. The suspects,  identified simply as Balarabe Umar, Joseph Andor and Ibrahim Bello, were handed over to the Divisional Police Officer, National Assembly Division, Mr Abdullahi Sambo. The alleged impersonators were discovered shortly after the appearance of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, before the joint Senate and House of Representatives’ Committees on Petroleum. The budget defence session was held at Room 028 of the New…

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N400M SCANDAL UPDATE: OLISA METUH LOSES BID TO STOP TRIAL

Former Spokesman of the now opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh has lost his bid to stop his trial in court. Metuh is currently undergoing trial on criminal charges before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama, Abuja. Justice Ishaq Bello, on Thursday, turned down a no-case application made by the former PDP’s mouthpiece in his trial for alleged destruction of evidence while he was being investigated by the Economic and Finance Crimes Commission, EFCC. According to Justice Bello, “The view of this court…

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Breaking: Nigeria’s debt profile climbs to N25.7trn —DMO

The present figure shows an increase in debt stock of N1.32 trillion. The DMO said that the current total debt stock comprised both the Federal Government debt, that of the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). For the Federal Government, the DMO said it owed N20.42 trillion, while the states and FCT owed N5.27 trillion. Of the Federal Government debt, N7.01 trillion was categorised as external debt, while N13.412 trillion was categorised as domestic debt. For the states and the FCT, N1.309 trillion was owed externally, while N3.966…

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THE SEXCAPADES OF NATASHA (15) By Emdee David

Natasha stares at herself in the mirror in the hotel room, observing her smooth, light skin. Through the mirror, she observes the Lebanese trying hard to get his manhood standing. She turns to him and smiles. He smiles back, a forced smile though. “You came too soon,” she says to him. “I told you there was no traffic,” the man says with deep Lebanese accent. She laughs at his misunderstanding of what she meant. “Can we continue some other time, please?” “No, you owe me a round more. You boasted…

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BREAKING: AISHA BUHARI IS BACK!

The politics playing out in the home front of President Muhammadu BUHARI seems to have gotten hotter in the last couple of hours. There have been stories of BUHARI marrying another wife, which has not been confirmed or denied by Villa sources despite the fact that the President has six aides who could easily have denied or confirmed the story. The latest and perhaps more intriguing is the fact that the President’s wife, who has been out of the country for about four months is back. Aisha BUHARI was alleged…

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I paid him back N1m loan “in kind” on 3 occasions -Woman tells court

A Lagos-based businesswoman, Ejioma Ahibafu, 49, on Monday told an Ojo Magistrates’ Court how she paid back “in kind” part of a N1.1 million loan she allegedly took from a man. The defendant, a trader who sells bags of rice, pleaded not guilty to a two-count charge of obtaining money by false pretence and stealing brought against her. The defendant, who spoke in pidgin, told the court that the said loan was obtained after a friend introduced her to the complainant. She said that although she was given the loan,…

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