Cyber Security levy: Stop Creating More Taxes, Provide Solution To End Hunger – Primate Ayodele Tells Tinubu

The Leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele on Friday asked President Bola Tinubu to stop creating more taxes for Nigerians and provide solutions to end hunger in the country. Primate Ayodele said that increasing Value Added Tax, stamp duty and

N2.7bn Fraud: Court Imposes Travel Ban On Sirika, Daughter

The Federal Capital Territory High Court in Abuja,  on Thursday, barred the immediate-past Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika,  his daughter, Fatimah, and son-in-law, Jalal Hamma, from travelling outside the country. Justice Sylvanus Orji ruled that they must not leave the country pending the

BREAKING: Students Feared Abducted As Bandits Raid Kogi Varsity

Bandits on Thursday night invaded the Confluence University of Science and Technology (CUSTEC), Osara, Okene in Kogi, and abducted some students. An eye witness account indicated that the bandits swooped on the university around 9.00 p.m. while the students were reading for their upcoming

Troops Attack ISWAP Enclaves, Kill Six

Troops of the Operation Hadin Kai of the Nigerian Army have killed six fighters of the Islamic State of West African Province, ISWAP, during a raid of a “notorious enclave” in Goniri, Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State. This was made known

Emefiele’s Trial: I Was Forced To Give $600,000 Bribe For Contract Payment, Says W itness

Aprosecution witness in the trial of former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) governor Godwin Emefiele yesterday told the Lagos State Special Offences Court in Ikeja that he was forced to part with $600,000 (N216 million at the time) before being paid for a contract he

NANS Accuses EFCC Of Illegal Detention Of Poly Students In Osun

The Osun axis of the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, Joint Campus Committee, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, of illegally abducting some students of the Federal Polytechnic, Ede, Osun State. It was gathered that the EFCC operatives from

Police Probe E-Money Over N1.2bn Dispute With Lagos Firm

The Chief Executive Officer, Emy Cargo and Shipping Services Limited, Emeka Okonkwo, aka E-Money is under investigation at the Force Criminal Investigation Department Annex, Alagbon, over alleged N1, 209,200,000 dispute with a vehicle dealing company, Autocorp Limited, in Lagos State. A police source

CAC Registration: Police To Go After Illegal PoS Operators

The Federal Government has said mandatory registration of Point-of-Sales operators nationwide will reduce kidnapping and help security agencies arrest recipients of ransom payments from kidnap victims. It also vowed that security agencies would go after PoS operators who fail to comply with the

Hire Mercenaries Now To Address Insecurity, Rep Tells FG

A member of the House of Representatives from Borno State, Ahmed Jaha, has called on the Federal Government to recruit military mercenaries to address the security issues in the country. Jaha suggested that the government recall the mercenaries used during former President Goodluck

JUST IN: Journalists Protest Over Arrest, Abduction Of Colleague

Journalists and a group of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have demanded release of Daniel Ojukwu, the FIJ reporter, who has been in police custody since May 1.  It was learnt that Ojukwu is being detained for a purported violation of the 2015 Cybercrime