Wednesday, 19 March 2014

EFCC arrests 4 Nigerian undergraduates, 3 others for internet scam

This is an EFCC press release. 

2 Nigerians arrested with US $100M

27-year-old American medical student auctions off her virginity online

Elizabeth Raine, pictured here, stands by her decision to sell her virginity, and says, 'I cannot imagine losing it in any other way'

When it comes to losing their virginity, most women wait for the right man, while others prefer to wait for the right price.

'Anti-social' app helps you avoid 'anyone you'd rather not run into'

A new app has been designed which promises to help people be more anti-social.

Two-year-old boy who climbed from cot, walked mile from home, reunited with parents

A young man has been hailed a hero after helping to reunite a toddler with his family after the boy dramatically disappeared from the family home in the early hours of this morning.

Mentally Ill Inmate ‘Bakes To Death’ At Rikers Island Jail

Jerome Murdough rikers island mentally ill inmate

Jerome Murdough (pictured) was just looking for a warm place to sleep on a chilly night last month when he curled up in an enclosed stairwell on the roof of a Harlem public housing project where he was arrested for trespassing. A week later, the mentally ill homeless man was found dead in a Rikers Island jail cell that four city officials say had overheated to at least 100 degrees, apparently because of malfunctioning equipment.

Nigerian Adedayo Muyiwa Odubanjo Has Gone Missing!

Adedayo Muyiwa Odubanjo, has gone missing. ......

Nigerian Lady Beats 10-Year Old Niece To Coma For Bedwetting

A 27-year old security guard, Joy Amodu has been arrested by the Police in Lagos, for beating her 10-year old niece, Foziya Danjuma to coma.

Jealous boyfriend who stabbed his girlfriend 29 times

Cambridge-educated council chief Kate Dixon (left) branded her ex-lover Jonathan Tebbs (right) a 'Nazi' days before he stabbed her to death with Swiss Army knife

A jealous lover who murdered his girlfriend over her affair with a man she met on a dating site for Oxbridge graduates was jailed for life today.

Chinese advertising boss slaughters his ex, her mother, sister and three-year-old

Axe murderer Xiang Jan, 39, is led away after being found hiding in a cave in woods close to his mother's home

A Chinese advertising agency boss slaughtered his ex-girlfriend, her mother, sister and three-year-old niece with an axe in a fit of jealousy after her family banned her from seeing him.

Chinese schoolboy 'leaps to his death in the middle of class

China: Suicide

A pupil at a Chinese high school is seen apparently leaping to his death in surveillance camera footage that has been uploaded to the Internet.

Is this the world's biggest baby? Giant 43lb tot weighs the same as a six-year-old


Eight-month-old Santiago Mendoza, who weighs 3.1-stone, was flown from his home in the northeastern city of Valledupar to Bogota on Sunday.

Mobil filling station on Oba Akran razed by fire this morning

The Mobil filling station at Akilo road by Oba Akran in Ikeja was razed by fire around 6 this morning after a fuel tanker supplying fuel to the station hit an iron rod while trying to make its way into the filling station. The fire that ensued burnt at least five cars, the tanker was also completely burnt.

Woman charged $787.33 for two-mile cab ride

A college student from Winnetka, Illinois jumped into a cab for a short ride to a restaurant in downtown Chicago, but instead of a couple dollars, she was charged almost $800.

Is this the world's most expensive dog? Tibetan mastiff puppy sells for £1.2m

Man's best friends: A model poses with two Tibetan mastiffs

A property developer paid 12million yuan for the golden-haired one-year-old (pictured left) at a luxury pet fair in the eastern province of Zhejiang yesterday, local media reported reported.

Army Officer Shoots Worker Dead At Dangote Cement Factory Benue State Nigeria (Disturbing pictures)

Violence broke out today, Tuesday at Dangote Cement Factory in Gboko, Benue State. One of the worker was said to have stolen a spare tyre and was caught by the army. When his colleagues tried to get him off the hook, an angry soldier shot the young man and killed him instantly.

Turkish Airlines allegedly ships arms to Nigeria, tape reveals

stanbul — Turkish Airlines allegedly shipped weapons to unknown groups in Nigeria, which has been ravaged by violence between the army and Boko Haram militants, a new incriminating phone call revealed on Tuesday.


February 20 was no doubt one of the saddest days for the family of Mr Fred Awogbo. Their son, 18-year-old Godwin Awogbo, a 300 level student of University of Cape Coast in Central region, Ghana, studying Social Science was brutally killed. His body had been found with some his internal organs gorged out, with his hands and legs tied.

Black Boy, 16, Arrested For Wearing An Expensive Watch in London

Daniel Davies with his mother Lurline Wright (Pic credit: Jan Nevill)
A teenager claims police called him ‘a monkey’ and beat him up after arresting him simply for wearing an expensive watch.

Chika Ike Begs Twitter To Secure Her Account


Nigeria In Disarray And Seeking Answers For The Future.....

500 delegates have three months to debate Nigeria's future. But the chances that the National Conference will come up with solutions to the many challenges the vast country faces are slight.
Officially, at least, Nigeria is attempting an effort at dialogue, an exercise in introspection. From Tuesday (18.03.2014) around 500 politicians and civil society representatives have been gathering in the capital Abuja for a national conference. "The aim of the meeting is to discuss on how the democratic system can improve the lives of Nigerians," said Information Minister Maku Laran, who believes that the conference will yield good results. "Many are convinced that the conference will help."

Alleged N600m fraud: How Lagos Speaker spent funds on foreign trips, wife – EFCC

EFCC yesterday March 18th revealed how Lagos Speaker Adeyemi Ikuforiji, squandered money on his wife, foreign trips and how on August 1, 2011, N4.4m was paid to him as “cost of allowance”; and his personal assistant and orderly pocketed N1.2m and N1.1m respectively.