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Photos as Protest Rocks UN Offices Over Omoyele Sowore’s Detention

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FreeSowore protesters on Thursday, September 19th stormed the Nigeria Consulate and United Nations Plaza, demanding the unconditional release of the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore. Read This too | “Department of State Service (DSS) are charging the activist over alleged treasonable felony“. He is also being charged for ‘insulting the president ’, ‘cyberstalking’ Buhari, [...]

DSS Charges Sowore & Mandate For Treasonable Felony, Cyberstalking Buhari

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The Federal Government on Friday filed seven counts of treasonable felony and money laundering against the Convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr Omoyele Sowore. Sowore, a Publisher at Sahara Reporters and a presidential candidate in the February 2019 presidential election, is charged along with Olawale Bakare, also known as Mandate. The charges were signed on behalf [...]

CBN & Banking Charges in Nigeria – A Regulator gone Rogue? (PART 1) – By Dr Charles Omole

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The exploitation of customers by their banks is a global phenomenon. In the USA, 6.5 percent of households are unbanked, meaning they don’t have a bank account at all. Half of those affected report it’s because the fees are too expensive. JPMorgan Chase, for instance, made $1.9 billion from overdraft charges alone in 2016. At [...]

Nigerian Human Trafficker Sentence to 6 Life Plus 129 Years in South Africa

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Nigerian human trafficker arrested and sentenced in South Africa for using 13-year-old teenagers as sex slaves. He paid them with drugs. A Nigerian man identified as Ediozi Odi has been handed 6 life sentences and an additional 129 years imprisonment after being found guilty of human trafficking and related charges. The Nigerian national was arraigned [...]

MC Oluomo Invited by Unilag After Barring Sowore and Nigerians on Twitter are Not Having it

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Mc Oluomo

There has been outrage on social media over the invitation of a chieftain of the National Union of Road Transport Workers in Lagos, Musiliu Akinsanya, aka MC Oluomo, to an event at the University of Lagos, Akoka. Mc Oluomo Also Read MC Oluomo, NURTW Official, Eight others allegedly stabbed at APC Lagos Rally Many Nigerians [...]

Kano Club buys a Player for $14

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Kanu Club

A Division two football club in Kano FA league, Super Stars club, has signed a new player, Ibrahim Salisu Iriyos, for the sum of $14 (N5, 000). According to BBC Pidgin, the transfer is the most expensive one in the town.Iriyos used to play for Aston Villa Gano, before his transfer to Super Stars. It [...]

Extortion Rackets Between Nigeria Police and Prisons.

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Nigeria Police Extortion

With rising corruption in Nigeria, which has put the country in the 144th position out of 18lists according to corruption perception index of 2018, many citizens blame the government for every little corruption at the top while the citizen also involves in there own ‘Little corruption’. In 2013, the Central Bank of Nigeria rolled out [...]

Robert Mugabe is Dead at 95

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Robert Mugabe, the first prime minister and later president of independent Zimbabwe, who traded the mantle of liberator for the armor of a tyrant and presided over the decline of one of Africa’s most prosperous lands, died on Friday. He was 95. Robert Mugabe (in Office -31 December 1987 – 21 November 2017 ) The death [...]