Breaking: Mistake Or Natural? Another Disaster, As Balogun Market Fire Rages On…

Fire on Tuesday gutted a five-storeyed building housing different businesses at Balogun market, Lagos Island. The fire started in the early hours of Tuesday. According to reports, fire servicemen are currently on ground, making frantic effort to put out the inferno. As at the time of filing this report, the cause of the outbreak cannot […]

FirstMonie Awards: First Bank Rewards 37 Agents With #15Million Naira.

Thirty seven hard working agents have been rewarded by First Banks during its maiden Firstmonie awards, just as it expressed commitment to driving financial inclusion across Nigeria. With over 37,000 Firstmonie Agents, present in 99 per cent of the 774 Local Government Areas in Nigeria, the Bank is the leading financial institution at promoting financial […]

Imo Monarchs Back INEC’s Appeal Against Okorocha.

The Imo state traditional have said they are in support of the decision of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, appeal the Federal High court judgment that ordered Senator Rochas¬†Okorocha¬†be issued with the certificate of return for Imo west senatorial district. The monarchs, led by Eze Cletus Ilomuanya, in Owerri, made this known via his Media […]

Environmental Sanitation Task Force Inaugurated For 9 LGAs In Delta.

In a bid to ensure a clean and safe environment in Delta State, Environmental Sanitation Task Force has been inaugurated for nine local government areas in the State. The Local Government Council Areas are Oshimili South, Warri South, Sapele, Udu, Ughelli North, Ndokwa West, Uvwie, Ika North East and Ika South. The Inauguration took place […]

23-Year-Old Driver Lynched By Angry Mob For Allegedly Attempting To Use 4-Year-Old Girl For Rituals.

A 23-year old driver identified as Samuel has been lynched by an irate mob for allegedly attempting to use a four-year-old girl for fetish ritual in Awka, the Anambra State capital. The deceased, a driver with a private school in the area, was said to have attempted to kill the girl while her mother was […]

EFCC Arrests Top Banker And Wife For Laundering $1.49Million.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos office has arrested a couple, Rowly Isioro, a former Assistant General Manager with one of the first generation banks and his wife, Ovuomarhoni Naomi Isioro , a business woman, for their alleged involvement in Business Email Compromise fraud and money laundering. The couple allegedly laundered the total […]

Ex-PPMC Boss, Momoh To Forfeit Over #2Billion And Property To FG.

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission on Monday said the N2.4bn recovered from a former Managing Director of the Pipelines and Product Marketing Company, Haruna Momoh, as well as property illegally acquired and linked to him would be seized by the Federal Government after an interim forfeiture order was secured by the […]

ICPC Arrests N-SIP Officials For Allegedly Diverting #68 Million Meant For School Feeding In Kogi.

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission says it arrested two officials of the national social investment programme (N-SIP) in Kogi state over alleged N68 million fraud. The suspects are Khadijat Karibo, the state programme manager for the national home-grown school feeding programme, and Adoga Ibrahim, a former focal person for the programme […]