I HAVE BEEN ARRESTED 124 TIMES IN ENGLAND- NAIRA MARLEY

Controversial Nigerian artist Naira Marley who was arrested by the Economic and Financial crimes commission, EFCC earlier today has just declared he as been arrested 24 times in England. He said “Lemme tell You, you don’t know me I have been arrested 24 times in England and i am not doing any other type of music, No slow songs, no love songs, just street music”During a live video immediately after his release from the custody of EFCC. Naira Marley moved to the United kingdom at the age of 11. He…

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TAMBUWAL BEGS STATE RESIDENTS NOT TO LEAVE SOKOTO FOR NIGER REPUBLIC

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, on Friday, pleaded with residents fleeing the state and relocating to communities in neighbouring Niger Republic, due to incessant attacks, to return home. Tambuwal made the plea in Sokoto when he addressed newsmen at the end of an expanded security meeting, following Tuesday’s attack, which led to the killing of 82-year old District Head of Balle, Alh. Ibrahim Aliyu. He also pleaded with members of the communities to abide by President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive on the ban of motorcycles as one of the measures…

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INEC PRESENTS CERTIFICATE OF RETURN FOR DELTA NORTH SENATORIAL SEAT TO PRINCE NED NWOKO

INEC PRESENTS DELTA NORTH SENATORIAL SEAT CERTIFICATE OF RETURN TO NED NWOKO At a brief ceremony at INEC headquarters today, the Commission presented the Certificate of Return for Delta North Senatorial zone to Prince Ned Nwoko, having been declared the winner of PDP senatorial primaries by an Abuja Federal High Court. Recall that Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja had refused to hear the application brought by Senator Peter Nwaoboshi, for an order restraining the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from issuing Certificate of Return to Prince Ned Nwoko in…

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BUHARI RECEIVES HONOURS AWARD FROM OKOROCHA, SEE PICS

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI RECEIVES HONOURS AWARD FROM THE PROGRESSIVE GOVERNORS FORUM HELD AT THE PRESIDENTIAL BANQUET STATE HOUSE, ABUJA. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE. MAY 10 2019. President Muhammadu Buhari Speaking during the Presentation by the APC Progressive Governor Forum held at the Presidential Banquet Hall, State House Abuja. Chairman Progressive Governor’s Forum and Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha Present the Hounors award to the President Muhammadu Buhari. Others are Governors of Kogi State Yahaya Bello, Ekiti State Dr Kayode Fayemi, Ondo State Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu, Niger State, Alhaji Abubakar Sani…

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FAYOSE: IT APPEARS OUR WITNESS IS HOSTILE- EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday abruptly stopped evidence by its 13th witness in the fraud trial of former Gov. Ayo Fayose, saying that it appeared the witness was trying to be hostile. The witness, Mr Adewale Aladegbola, who introduced himself as a former driver of a bullion van in Zenith bank, had testified that he didn’t have any operation on April 16, 2015. “I didn’t have any operation; more so, the bullion van which I was using was grounded on that date,’’ he said. EFCC counsel,…

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DANGOTE REFINERY: THE MAKING OF AFRICA’S BIGGEST REFINERY

The Dangote Refinery seems to be one if not the largest project going on the Africa continent currently. It’s a project that has gulped lots of billions of dollars, break some technological protocol, it has involved a lot of technical and advanced engineering. People on this site work day in, day out to make sure the refinery receives the best and meet up with the timeline. For example, the 2760 ton RFCC regenerator, is the largest of its kind in the world which was made in South Korea. According to…

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GODSPOWER BEATS WIFE TO DEATH FOR DENYING HIM SEX

An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State on Friday remanded one 31-year-old Godspower Johnson accused of beating his wife to death during a fight over sex. Chief Magistrate O.O. Olatunji ordered that Godspower should be kept at the Ikoyi Prison, Lagos, for the next 30 days pending advice from the state Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) on the case. Earlier, the prosecutor, Insp. Oladele Adebayo told the court that the defendant committed the offense on March 21, at 5.30p.m., at No. 28, Adekoye St., Igbo-Elerin, Ishashi. He alleged…

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SEE EFCC PRESS RELEASE STATING WHY THEY ARRESTED NAIRA MARLEY AND ZLATAN

EFCC PRESS RELEASE The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, arrested two fast-rising Nigerian musicians – Afeez Fashola (aka Naira Marley) and Omoniyi Temidayo Raphael (aka Zlatan), in connection with alleged case of internet fraud and money laundering. Intelligence report had also linked them to cybercrime offences. They were arrested along with: Tiamiu Abdulrahman Kayode, Adewunmi Adeyanju Moses and Abubakar Musa. Their arrest followed an early morning raid on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 9, Gbangbola Street, Ikate, Lekki, Lagos. At the point of arrest, the Commission…

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MUSICIAN, NAIRA MARLEY WAS ARRESTED OVER ADVANCED FEE FRAUD : EFCC

Naira Marley The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday said singer, Afeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley and others were arrested in relation to advance fee fraud. Naira Marley, known for his single ‘Issa Goal,’ recently came under fire by renowned rapper, Ruggedman, for promoting Internet fraud in his music. Tony Orilade, EFCC’s spokesperson told the PUNCH that Naira Marley “is with us. He’s not the only person; he had some other persons also arrested alongside (him). “They were arrested in relation to advance fee fraud — Internet-related…

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