Dog bites 18-month-old baby in the face, missing her eye by fraction of an inch in unprovoked attack

An 18 month old baby has been left traumatised after being bitten on the face by a dog in an unprovoked attack. Toddler, Kelsie Male, was thrown back onto the pavement after an Alsatian dog lunged and sunk its teeth into her face missing her eye by just millimetres.   Her mother Sophie Garth, 28, who was a few steps behind, desperately ran to help her out and then rushed the bloodied and bruised girl to hospital.   Sophie and her partner Stuart Male, 33, went strolling with their three…

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Lionel Messi under investigation for “breaking Covid-19 protocols by hosting a barbecue party for his Barcelona teammates and their partners” at his mansion

Lionel Messi is facing a probe by La Liga and Catalan government officials over a potential breach in Covid-19 protocols after it emerged he hosted a barbecue party for his Barcelona teammates at his mansion on Monday night.   Reports in Spain said the Argentine striker hosted the gathering with wives and girlfriends of his teammates also in attendance.   Messi, who serves as Barca captain wanted his teammates to bond ahead of what could be a title decider against leaders Atletico Madrid on Saturday.     According to ABC,…

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History made in Israel after Transgender referee officiates football match (photos)

  Sapir Berman has made sports history after officiating at a soccer match in Israel’s Premier League for the first time since coming out as transgender. Berman took to the field for the contest between Beitar Jerusalem and Hapoel Haifa on Monday, May 3, after she publicly announced her transition in a press conference last week Tuesday.   Berman, aged 26 was already a top male referee in Israel’s leading football league, but decided to change to female as she had always seen herself as a female, even at a…

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Three young men arrested for alleged homosexual act in Benue

Three young men have been arrested over alleged homosexual act in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue state.   The youths were nabbed by members of Zone HB community on Monday, May 3, and handed over to an the president of an NGO, Comrade Chris Ogah, who in turn handed them to the police for prosecution.   According to report, the trio were caught having sex during the birthday party of one of them identified as David, 18.    

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Parents of abducted Greenfield University students stage protest in Abuja (photos)

Parents of the College of Forestry Mechanisation abducted students, Afaka in Kaduna State staged a protest at the National Assembly complex, Abuja, today, May 4, demanding the timely government intervention to rescue their wards.   The frustrated parents who were joined in the protest by members of the institution’s Students Union Government SUG, chanted solidarity songs and displayed placards to express their disappointment with the way the Nigerian government has handled the abduction of their children and colleagues. They accused the government of negligence.   Human rights activists, Omoyele Sowore and Deji…

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Man arrested after being accused of sexually abusing his three underaged daughters and his neighbor’s 10-year-old niece

A 52-year-old-man, Kayode Adeniyi, of no 12 Abere Ifa street, Ijoko, has been arrested by men of the Ogun state police command for allegedly having carnal knowledge of a10 yrs old girl (named withheld) as well as his three underaged daughters. A statement released by DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the suspect was arrested following a report lodged at Agbado divisional headquarters by the aunty of the 10-year-old victim. Oyeyemi said the aunt told the police that while her niece went to the apartment of the suspect to ask whether his daughter was…

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Ex-soldier arrested for kidnap and murder of 6-year-old boy was dismissed in 2013 for attempted murder – Nigerian Army

  The Nigerian Army has said that Adamu Galadima, who was arrested for the kidnap and murder of 6-year-old Mohammed Kabir, was dismissed in 2013 for attempted murder.   LIB reported that Galadima, was paraded alongside three other accomplices at the Kaduna Police headquarters on Monday May 3, for killing Kabir after collecting a ransom of N1m from his parents.   The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig-Gen, Mohammed Yerima, stated in a release on Tuesday, May 4, that the suspect was duly dismissed from the Nigerian Army after a General…

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Senators endorse bill to create database for cows

A bill seeking to create a database for cows is currently being considered on the floor of the senate.   The bill for an Act to ‘establish national livestock and management (protection, control and management etc) bureau’ is being sponsored by Bima Enagi (APC, Niger South) and it scaled a second reading on Tuesday April 20.   The legislation is aimed at solving the challenge of animal identification and management by establishing the National Livestock Bureau for the purpose of livestock identification, traceability, registration, cattle rustling control and livestock disease control.…

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Amazon to open African headquarters in South Africa

Amazon, an American multinational technology which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming and artificial intelligence, has announced that it will be opening its African headquarters in South Africa with a real estate investment of over $279 million (R4 billion).   The 15-hectare parcel of land is located at a new development in River Club, a prime section of the Cape Town and it includes two precincts. The first precinct of 60,000sqm will occupy different layers of development; while the second section of 70,000 will hold Amazon headquarters in Africa.   Business Tech reported that…

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Robber arrested after giving couple his ID when he broke in and stole their money in hotel

Police have arrested a man after he allegedly left his ID after breaking into a hotel room in Manhasset, New York on April 16.   Michael C. Lee, 29, allegedly entered another guest’s room at the Travelodge hotel on Northern Boulevard at around 3 a.m. through their unlocked sliding glass window, according to CBS New York.   The female guest, 33, called out to her boyfriend, 44, for help upon encountering Lee, Daily Voice reported.   The couple demanded to know why he was in their room and asked for his ID.…

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Cardi B finally reacts to Akuapem Poloo’s 90-day jail sentence over nude photoshoot with her son

American rapper, Cardi B has reacted to the 90-day jail sentence handed to Ghanaian actress Akuapem Poloo who she infamously described as her “twin sister” during her visit to Ghana in 2019, over a nude photoshoot she engaged in with her underage son.   In a tweet she shared, Cardi B said she believes Akuapem Poloo should not have been imprisoned and that social media probation or community service would have been a better option. She also disclosed that she has seen similar photoshoots in the United States.   The…

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Woman Beats Up Her Boss With A Mop Stick For Sending Her Inappropriate Sexual Texts

A government worker was caught on video beating up her boss after he allegedly harassed her. The woman from northeastern China, who has been identified only as Zhou, is seen throwing books at her boss’ face and beating him with a mop while he tries to apologize. In the 14-minute video which has gone viral on Chinese social media Weibo, Zhou is also seen pouring water over her boss. She claims that she received unwanted text messages from him three times, and he reportedly sent similar ones to her co-workers. Zhou’s boss,…

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3 Dead, Several Others Injured As Militia Attacks Taraba Community

No fewer than three persons have been killed in Taraba State by suspected militias from the neighboring Benue State. This, as observed by NAIJALOADED is coming when the people of the community are still in tears following a recent windstorm that destroyed goods worth millions of Naira in the community. The attackers, who launched their terrorism act on Rafinkada community of Wukari local government council Thursday, were said to have killed three persons, including two women and an elderly man. The attack, which NAIJALOADED noticed, has further frustrated the peace…

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BREAKING!! You Can Now Buy, Register New Sim Cards And Replace Lost Cards From April 19 – FG

The Federal Government has lifted the ban placed on registration on new SIM cards in the country. This was made known by the Technical Assistant (Information Technology) to the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Femi Adeluyi, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. Adeluyi noted that the activation of new SIM card registration with mandatory National Identity Number linking will commence from April 19, 2021. According to him, in line with the Nigerian Communications Act 2003, Section 23(a), the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami,…

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Confusion In Ekiti As Gunmen Kidnap Traditional Ruler

The Police in Ekiti State on Friday confirmed that gunmen have kidnapped Oba David Oyewumi, the Obadu of Ilemeso in Oye Local Government Area (LGA) of the state. The spokesman for the police in Ekiti, ASP Sunday Abutu, confirmed the incident and described it as “unfortunate and regrettable,’’ NAN reports. Abutu explained that the gunmen stormed the traditional ruler’s palace on Thursday and kidnapped him. He said, “Yes, the incident happened yesterday night at the Oba’s palace. We’re already doing everything necessary to rescue him and apprehend the culprits.’’ Sources…

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WAHALA!! Hisbah Police Arrest 8 people For Not Fasting In Kano

No fewer than eight person have been arrested by Hisbah police in Kano over alleged refusal to fast during Ramadan period. The suspects were arrested at Tudun Murtala in Nassarawa Local Government Area and Hudebiyya in Sharada in Kano. Confirming the arrest, Dr Aliyu Kibiya, Executive Director of the board, in a statement signed by signed by Malam Lawal Ibrahim, Public Relations Officer of the board in Kano on Thursday, said the arrests were made following reports from residents of the areas. “The culprits were five females and three males,…

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woman arrested for killing her son

One Nnenna Egwuagu, 29, has been arrested by the Enugu State Police Command, for allegedly administering a harmful substance on her 3-year-old stepson, Wisdom Egwuagu. According to the Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, the incident happened on April 9 at about 10.00 p.m, NAN reports. Ndukwe said that the suspect’s husband and father of the deceased child, one Justine Egwuagu, reported the incident to the Police. He explained that the suspect said she committed the act due to her husband’s inability to take care of her and their…

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NYSC To Consider Deploying Corps Members To Ghana, Other West African States

The National Youth Service Corps may consider deploying corps members to the 16 member states of the Economic Community of West African States Corps, going by one of the suggestions offered at its top management retreat in Niger State. A lecturer at the University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Prof Oka Obono, gave the proposition to the NYSC top management during the retreat in Suleja, while delivering his lecture titled; “Strategies for Sustaining the NYSC in a Changing World.” Obono stated that the advantages of Nigerian corps members deployed across the…

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“I Had The Opportunity Of Inspecting EFCC’s Facilities” – Okorocha

Former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has shared his experience with Nigerians after his detention at the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, facility over alleged financial misappropriation during his tenure. Recall that Mr Okorocha was arrested by the EFCC operatives at about 4:10pm on Tuesday at his Unity House office located at Garki, Abuja. He was released on Thursday after spending two nights with the anti-graft agency. But speaking through his media aide, Sam Onwuemeodo, Mr Okorocha said the anti-graft agency only invited him for clarifications on matters…

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BUSTED!! EFCC Arrests 27 Suspected Yahoo Boys In Lagos (Photos)

The suspects were arrested in the Ayobo-Ipaja area of Lagos State, following intelligence received by the Commission about their alleged involvement in computer-related fraud. Operatives of the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC arrested 27suspects involved in cybercime in Lagos state. The suspects are: David Promise, Cyril Okodogbe, Taiwo Femi, Jasa Oghenerwede Frank, Adesokan Ibrahim, Femi Emmanuel Phillip, Jimoh Olayinka Alimi, Anene Dominic, Victor Damola, Israel Attah, Alonge Oluwadamilare, Muhammadu Sani Garba, Luis Fred, and Adu Olaoluwa. Others are: Precious Utomi, Oladosu Samuel, Andrew John,…

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E DON SPOIL!!! See The Terrible Thing This Man Did To Himself While Playing With Dogs – Kindly Say A Prayer For Him

Dogs they say are human’s best friends but you will regret that quote when you see their bad sides even for once. I’ve seen several videos where dogs prove to be beasts as well. They can be more dangerous than humans when they are extremely angry. Imagine playing around with angry dogs that are either changed or caged and they somehow get loose, you will regret coming to this world that day. The same thing happened to a man in this viral video and he was even a different case.…

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Russia bars entry to DNI Haines, FBI Director Wray, DHS Secretary Mayorkas, others, in response to sanctions

Russia barred top U.S. security officials from entering the country, just one day after President Biden launched sweeping sanctions and expelled 10 Russian diplomats. The Russian Foreign Ministry claimed the move was not in reaction to Thursday’s sanctions, but rather sanctions instated on March 2 for the poisoning and imprisonment of Aleksey Navalny. Eight officials including the Director of US National Intelligence Avril Haines, FBI Director Christopher Wray, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Brian Garland, Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Director of Biden’s Domestic Policy Council Susan Rice, have all been barred from…

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Facebook board delays decision about Trump’s possible return

Facebook’s Oversight Board has delayed its decision regarding former US President Donald Trump’s possible return to Facebook and Instagram. Mr Trump was banned from Facebook in January after the Capitol Hill riots. The Board said the delay was due to the time it has taken to review over 9,000 public responses to cases. A decision was originally due by 21 April. In a statement on Twitter, the Board said it would make a decision “in the coming weeks”. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites.View original…

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Covid: Canada sounds the alarm as cases overtake US

The rate of coronavirus infections in Canada’s biggest province has reached an all-time high as hospitals warn they are close to being overwhelmed. A panel of experts say infections in Ontario could increase by 600% by June if public health measures are weak and vaccination rates do not pick up. Last week, for the first time since the pandemic began, Canada registered more cases per million than the US. About 22% of Canadians have now received a first vaccine dose. That compares to 37% in the US. Ontario is now introducing strict…

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How to Last Longer in Bed—Without Stressing Yourself Out

Sex doesn’t always have to be a slow, tantric-inspired session, but two minutes isn’t exactly enough time for most women to get to the good stuff. It has a lot of women and their partners wondering how to last longer in bed? There’s no scientific definition of the “ideal” length of a sex session but a survey of sex therapists published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine three to seven minutes is “adequate” but seven to 13 is “desirable.” Of course, sex has a lot more to offer than just an orgasm (not that…

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13 killed, 21,000 displaced by community attacks in DRC’s Greater Kasai region

  The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) on Friday said it was alarmed by the upsurge in violence in the Greater Kasai region of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), which has already displaced thousands of civilians. According to local Congolese authorities, nearly 21,000 people, mainly women and children, have been displaced since March 28 by clashes between the Luba and Kuba ethnic groups in Bakwakenge town in Kasai. A UNHCR press release quoted Babar Baloch, spokesperson for UNHCR, as saying “At least 13 people have also been reported killed, many injured…

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Air Peace pilots, cabin crew receive COVID-19 vaccine

Air Peace airline says its pilots, cabin crew and other customer-facing personnel have started receiving the COVID-19 vaccine as part of efforts to curtail the spread of the virus. The Spokesperson of the airline, Mr Stanley Olisa, in a statement on Friday in Lagos, said the vaccine was being administered by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). Olisa, who commended the Federal Government for making the vaccine available, stressed that Air Peace prioritised the wellbeing and safety of its staff and customers, adding that all frontline personnel had been…

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Breaking: JAMB bans parents from UTME venues

The Registrar of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is’haq Oloyede, has ordered all CBT Centres across the country not to allow parents/guardians into the registration hall again. A statement signed by JAMB Spokesman in Ilorin Office, Hassan Lawal, quoted  Oloyede as saying that the decision was made after inspecting some of the registration centres in Kwara, which were overcrowded. ”The registrar said it has been discovered that the parents/guardians are always a distraction to both candidates and the centres and at the same time, congesting the halls by…

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BBNaija star, Lilo flaunts her curves in sexy bodysuit

Reality TV star, Lilo Aderogba has shared sizzling hot photos of herself on her verified Instagram page. The dietician, who gained popularity after appearing on the fifth edition of BBNaija reality show, put her curves on display in a sexy black bodysuit in the photos. See more photos below,   In other news, Lilo Aderogba recently said she’s come to the realization that men do not necessarily like “good girls” but will hastily chase after a “bad bitch”. The model took to her Twitter page recently to give her stance on the preference of men…

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Ghanaian Actress, Akuapem Poloo sentenced to 90 days in prison over nude photoshoot with her son

Ghanaian actress, Rosemond Brown popularly known as Akuapem Poloo, has been sentenced to 90 days (three months) in prison for posing naked with her son. The actress was convicted over an Instagram post she shared in June 2020, where she posed naked with her 7-year-old son. The actress was convicted over an Instagram post she shared in June 2020, where she posed naked with her 7-year-old son. The Accra Circuit Court sentenced her to 3 months in jail for the publication of obscene material and domestic violence. Akuapem reportedly pleaded for mercy but to no avail. “Mummy…

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DJ Cuppy replies fan who mocked her dress sense, despite having ‘all the money in the world’

Popular singer, Florence Otedola aka DJ Cuppy, has reacted after a Twitter user mocked her fashion style, despite having all the money in the world. The Billionaire’s daughter has constantly been on the receiving end of cyberbullying because of her dress sense and she has proven time and time again that she doesn’t care about what people think about her. Recently, a lady took to Twitter to use DJ Cuppy as an example of a wealthy person who lacks fashion sense. “Dj Cuppy is a prime example of having all the money in the…

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“My dog looks better than you” – Musician, White Lion slams Nigerian porn star, Wunmi Savage for calling his dog ‘ugly

Musician, White Lion has slammed popular Nigerian porn star, Wunmi Savage after she called his dog “ugly”. The singer had taken to Instagram page to celebrate his dog’s birthday, when Wunmi berated him for spending so much money to celebrate a dogs birthday. Sharing photos of the dog, the musician wrote,   “I miss ma likkle dollar, Cheers to LIFE my little friend. When I come home we celebrate, since I missed out on your birthday”. In reaction to his post, Wunmi took to the comment section to make unflattering comment about the dog.…

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Update: Three women abducted on Ibadan/Ijebu Ode Road regain freedom

The three women who were kidnapped on Ibadan-Ijebu Ode Road, Oluyole Local Government Area of Oyo State, have regained their freedom.   LIB reported that the women, Mrs Okeowo, Mrs Abosede Adebayo and Mrs Bola Ogunrinde., were abducted by gunmen around Onipe community on Monday, April 12.   It was gathered that the victims were rescued by the police at Ogunmakin community at about 9 am on Friday, April 16.   Spokesperson of the Oyo State Police Command, DSP Adewale Osifeso, who confirmed the development to Tribune, said the kidnappers released the…

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“I have never been in possession of any illegal substance ” Rapper CDQ releases statement after NDLEA officials said he was arrested for being in possession of Cannabis

Rapper Sodiq Abubakar Yusuf, better known as CDQ, has released an official statement after he was arrested by NDLEA officials for allegedly being possession of Cannabis.   Recall that on Wednesday, April 14, the Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA, picked the rapper up from his Lekki home after they got intelligence that he was in possession of the banned substance known locally as ”loud” (read here).   CDQ denied this hours later via a tweet. He said they were “false accusations” and cursed those behind the allegations. He added that their…

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Cristiano Ronaldo shows off his ripped abs as he poses topless days after being slammed for his ‘attitude’

Aged 36,  Cristiano Ronaldo is not letting go of his ripped physique and has shown it off to his 276 million Instagram followers.   Posting his latest selfie on Instagram, Ronaldo relaxed topless in a sauna, while his eyes were closed and his abdominal muscles on show for all to see.   Ronaldo  wrote “Kaizen” on the photo – which means ‘improvement’ in Japanese.     The photo comes after Ronaldo was slammed by former Italy star Luca Toni for throwing his jersey away at the end of the game…

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My mum used to be the most popular fruit seller in Iyana Iba – Mavin singer, Crayon

Mavin star, Crayon has revealed that his mother used to be a popular fruit seller at Iyana Iba in Lagos.   The singer in a tweet he shared, said his mother sold fruits for 19 years at the same spot with her small table and other things. Crayon said he changed all that after he signed his music deal in 2019.   He tweeted;   My mum used to be the most popular fruit seller in iyana iba ask anybody of iya carrot that’s my mum. She sold fruits for 19 years straight on…

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Kenyan woman who accused Nigerian man of defrauding her makes a U-turn, tells court she loaned him the money

A Kenyan woman on Friday April 16, stunned the court after she has admitted to falsely accusing a Nigerian man, Edwin Chukwudiebere Okoye, of defrauding her.   The Nairobi based woman, Bella Bronislavia, admitted that she was the one who loaned him the said cash.   It was gathered that in December 2020, Okoye was charged with obtaining money by false pretense after being accused of swindling his Kenyan girlfriend Sh31 million.   Okoye was accused of conspiring with other people to defraud Bronislavia between May 2017 and May 2018.   Appearing…

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How Prince Philip’s mum risked her life to hide three members of a Jewish family and save them from Nazi death camps

The late Prince Philip’s mother, Princess Alice, is well known for her life story of being born deaf, spending time in a mental institution and finally becoming a nun, but what many don’t know until now is how she showed immense courage in the face of danger by risking her own life to save a Jewish family from the Holocaust.   The British princess (pictured with her husband), who was married to a Greek Prince and lived in Athens, gave shelter to widow Rachel Cohen and two of her children,…

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Money printing scandal: PDP asks Buhari to sack finance minister, Zainab Ahmed

The People’s Democratic Party has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to sack Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed for “attempting to mislead Nigerians” over allegations of the federal government printing N50-60 billion to support states’ allocations in March.   Recall that while Zainab Ahmed denied claims of the federal government printing money for states to share,  Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Godwin Emefiele said “there’s no need for all the controversy around money printing as the concept of printing of money is about lending money.”   However in a statement released on Friday April 16…

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DANGOTE PETITIONS TRADE MINISTRY, WANTS BUA SUGAR REFINERY SHUT DOWN

… It’s because we refused price Increase during Ramadan BUA replies A major war has been raging in the Nigeria sugar industry for some time now and the bubbles seemed to have burst with Dangote’s decision to petition the Federal Government asking the Ministry of Trade to shut down BUA Group’s Sugar Refinery located in Port Harcourt. In the letter dated 28th January, 2021 signed by Aliko Dangote himself as the Chairman Dangote Industries Limited, the billionaire claimed that when the BUA Sugar refinery was opened , he warned the…

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Soldiers allegedly kill five youths returning from a wedding in Taraba after ‘mistaking them for kidnappers’

Two of the youths killed Soldiers have allegedly killed five youths at Bassa village in Ardo-Kola Local Government Area of Taraba State.   According to Daily Trust, the young men were returning from a wedding ceremony in Garin-Baka around 12 midnight on Thursday, April 1, when soldiers on patrol mistook them for kidnappers and allegedly opened fire on them.   Isah Umar, a student of Taraba State University, who managed to escape, told the publication he and his friends were riding on motorcycles back to their village, Basa, when they ran…

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Gunmen kill chairman of Waterways Security in Bayelsa

Gunmen have killed the chairman of Bayelsa State Waterway Security (West District) Gen. Frank Seide.   It was gathered that the deceased popularly known as General Frank, was shot dead by some gunmen in his hometown, Bilabiri community, in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on Thursday night, April 1.   It is not clear if his death is related to the reported killings in the community over security contract.     Vanguard reports that four persons have reportedly died in Bilabiri Community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State following…

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Man who allegedly burnt his girlfriend’s son to death pleads guilty

A Ghanaian man accused of murdering his girlfriend’s 10-year-old stepson by setting fire to a house in Meduma at the Ashanti Region has pleaded guilty in court. The suspect, Kwaku Agyemang, 35, appeared in court this week and pleaded for bail so that he could be treated for the burns he suffered during the fire. But his plea was dismissed.   Mr. Agyemang allegedly soaked a blanket in petrol, sprinkled it all over the four-bedroom apartment, before setting the place on fire after a fight with his partner on Tuesday, March 3.…

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Suspected kidnapper arrested in Nasarawa State allegedly confesses to selling children for N1000 each

A notorious kidnapper reportedly arrested by the police n Mararaba, Nasarawa state, has allegedly confessed to selling the children he abducted for N1000 each.   One Linus Emmanuel, a Media Monitoring Officer at The Nigeria Football Federation, who shared this in a Facebook post on Wednesday, March 31, said the suspect identified as Umaru confessed to have kidnapped five children in Mararaba and Masaka axis of Nasarawa and sold them for N1000 each to the second suspect, Bawa Madaki.   “Finally Umaru the kidnapper of children in mararaba & masaka has…

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Nigerian man, Babatope Aderinoye sentenced to 34 years imprisonment in US for defrauding senior citizens and charities of millions

A Nigerian man, Babatope Joseph Aderinoye, 30, was sentenced to 34 years in federal prison  in U.S.for violations related to a bank fraud and money laundering conspiracy.   Aderinoye, aka Eja Nla, lived a glamorous life – travelling to exotic locations, snapping photos with VIPs –  and flaunted them all on social media.     However, behind his glamorous life, he was defrauding US citizens and organisations of millions of dollars.   Operating out of Plano, in Texas, Aderinoye carried out schemes, which targeted senior citizens, school districts and charities.…

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The Minister warned that those yet to obtain their NIN, risk seven or 14 years imprisonment

  Minister of communications and digital economy, Isa Pantami has disclosed that 51 million Nigerians have registered for their national identification number (NIN).   Pantami who made the disclosure at a state house press briefing on Thursday April 1, said 51 million Nigerians have registered for NIN as at March 31, 2021.   The Minister warned that those yet to obtain their NIN, risk seven or 14 years imprisonment as stipulated by the Nigerian constitution. He added that while owning a SIM card is optional, the NIN is mandatory as a lot of transactions are not…

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Kidnappers of Kano cleric and his team members kill four after collecting N5m ransom

Kidnapper of a Kano cleric, Sheikh Abdullahi Shehu Mai Annabi and his team members have killed four people after collecting N5m ransom.   It was gathered that the Sheikh with 12 members of his team, including his brothers and students, all from Rimin Kebe area of Ungogo Local Government Area of Kano were kidnapped by gunmen about three weeks ago around Sheme town of Katsina State on their way to Zamfara State to attend Maulud in Anka town.   The son of the cleric, Isyaku Abdullahi Shehu, who confirmed the latest development to…

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