EXCLUSIVE: Nine top FIRS officials in EFCC custody over alleged multi-billion naira fraud

A Nine senior officials of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) are currently in detention over alleged multi-billion naira fraud. The officials, who are being detained by the anti-graft agency (EFCC) in Abuja, include the Director of Finance and Accounts (DFA) of the FIRS, Mohammed Auta. Apart from Mr Auta, another director of the agency, […]

Re: Kadaria Ahmed’s Nollywood movie on Zamfara killings

By Ibrahim Sheme The article is full of inaccuracies and falsehood. I know Kadaria and her family very well to be able to write a full rejoinder, but I will only take note of the following attacks on her personal life: Kadaria did not move to London because of or after her divorce with Malam […]

How Sarkin Adar Conquered North-West

By Abubakar Ainu The journey of a thousand miles, they say, begins with a single step. A near accurate personification of this wise saying can be seen in how the sponsorship of Alhaji Musa Sarkin Adar for nomination as Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives was conceived and nurtured from a regional call to […]

Champions League: Juventus release killer squad against Ajax (Full list)

Italian giants, Juventus have released a strong squad to face Ajax in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday. The Bianconeri have the upper hand in the tie after Cristiano Ronaldo bagged an away goal during the 1-1 draw at the Johan Cruijff Arena last Wednesday. Juve boss, Massimiliano Allegri rested his […]

Champions League: Manchester United’s squad against Barcelona revealed (Full list)

The Manchester United squad to face Barcelona in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter-final has been revealed. Former Arsenal ace, Alexis Sanchez returns to United’s travelling squad to face Barcelona in Camp Nou having recovered from injury. Sanchez been out due to the knee ligament damage he sustained in the home win […]

Nigeria is hellish under your watch – Omotola tells Buhari and Osinbajo

Nollywood star actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has stated that the country Nigeria is hellish under the watch of President Buhari and VP Osinbajo. She made this known in a Terry in which she lamented the continuos killings going on in the country as recently witnessed in Zamfara State. Omotola also complained about the lack of circulation […]

Lagos Govt Clamps Down On Illegal Traders, 7 Nabbed, Face Prosecution

No fewer than seven persons were apprehended over the weekend as  the operatives of both the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Taskforce) Unit and the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC) jointly dislodged all illegal trading activities on road set-backs and walk-ways around Ikeja. The Chairman of the Lagos State Task Force, CSP […]

EFCC Ibadan Zone Arrests Serial Car Thief, Alerts On New Tricks

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) Ibadan zone has arrested a suspected serial car thief as the commission alerted of new tricks deployed by car thieves to dispossess unsuspecting Nigerians of their vehicles. According to the commission, the alert followed shocking discoveries made during investigations into the allegations of crime leveled against one Babatunde […]