NIGERIAN LADY JAILED IN UK FOR SERIAL ROBBERY AND THEFT, SEE PIX

Nigerian woman in the United Kingdom, Gloria Makanjuola, who committed a series of robberies and theft on buses in Hackney, even targeting an 87-year-old woman, has been jailed. Makanjuola, 28, of no fixed address, was sentenced at Snaresbrook Crown Court to two years and eight months’ imprisonment after pleading guilty to eight counts of robbery, four counts of theft and four counts of fraud at an earlier hearing at Thames Magistrates’ Court. Makanjuola committed the offences between September 2018 and October 2018 across Hackney. Her victims were aged between 18…

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EX- GOVERNOR’S FORMER AIDE’S DAUGHTER KIDNAPPED IN ENUGU, SEE HER PICS

Kidnappers on Thursday abducted the daughter of Frank Anioma, a former aide to ex-Governor Chimaroke Nnamani, in New Haven area of Enugu. Anioma said his daughter, Kosiso, was on her way to the New Haven market when she got missing. “Please friends and good Nigerians help me my Daughter Kosisochukwu Anioma was kidnapped this morning Thursday 22nd August about 7am on her way to New Heaven market. Her phone +234 902 745 4532 was ringing without response now it’s ringing line busy. Please help repost this. Who knows God will…

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GUNMEN KIDNAP IMO ANGLICAN BISHOP’S WIFE

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers abducted the wife of the Anglican Bishop of Ikeduru Diocese, Emmanuel Maduwuike, on Friday. A source told our Correspondent on Friday that the victim, Mrs. Anuri Maduwuike, was abducted on Thursday while she was going home from Owerri, Imo State. The source said the prelate’s wife was double-crossed at Ekemele by gunmen and was taken away to an unknown destination. Another source, Emperror Iwuala, told our Correspondent that “wife of the Anglican bishop of Ikeduru Diocese Mrs. Anuri Maduwuike, was kidnapped yesterday…

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INTERNATIONAL FIRM SHUTS NIGERIAN OFFICE OVER STAFF, CONTRACTORS’ EXTORTION

An international firm, Dynamics Intelligence, has shut its offices in Nigeria, alleging extortion on the part of its employees and the company’s inability to trust them. The chairman of the company, Jenna Bourgeois, revealed the closure on his LinkedIn page on Thursday. He also warned customers, who wished to outsource to seek out India-owned companies for “best results.” Citing some of the challenges, the company had faced in Nigeria, Bourgeois said that the company have had to deal with numerous instances of employees and contractors extorting the company in the past year. Dynamics…

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NIGERIANS ACCUSE INVICTUS OBI OF BEING A SNITCH, LEAKING GANG MEMBERS’ NAMES TO GET LIGHTER SENTENCE

Nigerians have accused the founder of Invictus Group, Obinwanne Okeke, of revealing the names of 80 Nigerians listed in fraud charges by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). A 252-count federal grand jury indictment unsealed Thursday charged the 77 Nigerians with participating in a massive conspiracy to steal millions of dollars through a variety of fraud schemes and launder the funds through a Los Angeles-based money laundering network. FoxMeek reports that FBI had early on Thursday led law enforcement authorities in arresting 14 defendants across the United States, with…

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SEE THE NAMES OF 78 NIGERIAN YAHOO BOYS NABBED BY FBI

American agency, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, has revealed the names and aliases of 78 Nigerian-born fraudsters who were arrested during a bust of an 80-man Internet crime syndicate across the United States. See the names, as published by the American domestic intelligence and security service. 1. Valentine Iro (aka Iro Enterprises; aka Valentine Obinna Iro; aka Obinna Iro ; aka Obinna Nassa) 2. Chukwudi Chri Stogunus Igbokwe (aka Christogunus C. Igbokwe; aka Chris Kudon; aka Atete; aka Still Kudon) 3. Jerry Elo Ikogho (aka J Man) 4. Izuchukwu Kingsley Umejesi…

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ELECTION PETITION: GANDUJE OPENS DEFENCE WITH WITNESS THAT HAS FAKE ELECTORAL CARD

by IBRAHIM SHA’BAN Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has opened his own defense with documentary evidence and oral witnesses At the Kano Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, just as the defendant presented a witness whose voter’s card was discovered to be reflecting a different name. Recall that the tribunal is hearing a petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its candidate, Abba Yusuf, challenging Mr Ganduje’s victory at the March 2019 governorship election in the state. During the proceeding, Mr Ganduje lead counsel, Ofiong Ofiong,…

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BUHARI GRANTS APPROVAL FOR ONLINE RADIO AND TELEVISION LICENSES

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved licenses for online radio and television stations, as part of reforms in the broadcasting industry. This was revealed in a statement by the Ministry of Information and Culture. The statement was signed by Segun Adeyemi, Special Adviser to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed. It was revealed that Lai Mohammed disclosed this in Abuja on Friday when he received members of the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria, who were on a courtesy visit to his office. He said, “I just want to use this opportunity…

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NOTHERN TRADITIONAL RULERS MEET BUHARI

L-R: Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III; President Muhammadu Buhari; Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumin Kabir Usman; Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambar;,and other members of the Northern Traditional Rulers delegation during their visit to President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed door with traditional rulers from the Northern part of the country at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the traditional rulers were led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar and the Emir of Kano, Dr Muhammed Sanusi. NAN…

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