3 Nigerians jailed in the UK

Three men jailed for romance fraud that saw woman (60s) lose life savings Three men have been jailed for their role in a romance fraud in which a woman in her sixties lost her life savings. The three men were arrested by Gardaí attached to the National Economic Crime Bureau after the woman became suspicious concerning a man whom … Continue reading 3 Nigerians jailed in the UK

Nigerian comedian ‘I Go Die’ explains the secret behind celebrity sex tapes

I Go Dye, the Nigerian comedian, says he believes sex tape leaks by African entertainers are intentional. I Go Die The funnyman, via Instagram, spoke of the nudity scandals that recently hit the entertainment space. I Go Dye touched on how Africans are generally more reserved in matters of sex. He said many Africans have had … Continue reading Nigerian comedian ‘I Go Die’ explains the secret behind celebrity sex tapes

Tokyo Olympics: Nigerian sprinter Okagbare fails drug test

Nigerian sprinter Blessing Okagbare was provisionally suspended for doping Saturday, hours before the former world championships silver medalist was due to run in the semifinals of the women’s 100 meters at the Olympics. Blessing Okagbare Okagbare tested positive for human growth hormone in an out-of-competition test on July 19, four days before the Olympics opened, the Athletics … Continue reading Tokyo Olympics: Nigerian sprinter Okagbare fails drug test

Tony Elumelu receives Belgium’s highest national honour

The Kingdom of Belgium has conferred the honorary distinction of Officer in the Order of Leopold, on Africa’s leading investor and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu. The honour, which is the country’s oldest and most important National Honour, is  in recognition of Elumelu’s commitment to poverty eradication and the economic empowerment of young Africans. The Ambassador … Continue reading Tony Elumelu receives Belgium’s highest national honour

Abike Dabiri-Erewa: Burning of Nigerian in S. Africa is quite unfortunate

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa has described the killing of Clement Nwaogu, another Nigerian in Rustenburg, South Africa as unfortunate. Daily Post reports that Nwaogu's death came less than 10 days after another 30-year-old Nigerian, ThankGod Okoro, was murdered. Dabiri-Erewa, in a statement in … Continue reading Abike Dabiri-Erewa: Burning of Nigerian in S. Africa is quite unfortunate

Romance Scam: Court jails Fraudster who swindled an American of $53,500 for Love

A 22 years old internet fraudster, Bike John Niye has been sentenced to one and half years imprisonment by a Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja,  for defrauding one Laura Wallmam of Indiana, United States of America the sum of $53,500. According to a report from the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Justice … Continue reading Romance Scam: Court jails Fraudster who swindled an American of $53,500 for Love

Unknown Nigerian man in China found dead in his room after a week-long search (Graphic Image Included)

Nigerians, home and in diaspora, are hereby implored to show a gesture of goodwill in helping find the family of this young man who died in his room but was not discovered until five days later. He had no passport on him, and police are calling on anyone who might recognize him, to help reach … Continue reading Unknown Nigerian man in China found dead in his room after a week-long search (Graphic Image Included)

Davido drops a bombshell with new single ‘Fall’

"Tell me baby, are you done talking?" Nigerian music sensation Davido asked in his new single Fall, which is currently making waves across the globe. The 24-year-old's latest song, referred to as one of the most anticipated hit songs for 2017, was released on 2 June. Its chart-buster video followed few hours later. Image: Davido Produced … Continue reading Davido drops a bombshell with new single ‘Fall’

Meet Pretty Mike, the Nigerian business mogul who keeps beautiful girls as slaves

Pretty Mike has come to take Nigeria and the world by storm. He's already making waves on social media - if you don't know - by putting beautiful girls in chains and parading them as servants wherever he goes. Mike, whose real names are Mike Eze-Nwalie Nwogu, has been accused of dehumanizing women and disrespecting womanhood … Continue reading Meet Pretty Mike, the Nigerian business mogul who keeps beautiful girls as slaves

Victor Moses is fantastic – Conte

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has showered praise on Nigerian star player Victor Moses after his amazing performance in the club's home win against league champions Leicester City. Image: Victor Moses Moses, who recently gained favor from the Blues new manager, added his name on the match score sheet in the 80th minute. The pacy Nigerian … Continue reading Victor Moses is fantastic – Conte

Nigerian behind US$60m global online fraud network, including in Malaysia, arrested.

A Nigerian behind an online fraud network which engineered scams worth more than $60 million (54 million euros) has been arrested in southern oil city of Port Harcourt, Interpol said on Monday. “The 40-year-old Nigerian national, known as ‘Mike’, is believed to be behind scams totaling more than $60 million involving hundreds of victims worldwide,” … Continue reading Nigerian behind US$60m global online fraud network, including in Malaysia, arrested.