Most Internet users have found them in their e-mail inboxes at one time: those messages giving the news that they've won or inherited millions of dollars from overseas.
Most people delete them. But sometimes, the federal government says, recipients fall victim to an Internet scam.
A man found guilty of authoring those e-mails, a Nigerian national, was sentenced Thursday in a federal court in Charlotte for being part of a two-man team that bilked at least 18 people…
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The pastor of a global evangelical movement based in the UK has been charged with sex…
General Ibrahim Babangida
The adoption of former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as the consensus candidate of the Northern Political…Continue
In an apparent display of presidential powers, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday locked out the Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, some of his aides as well as other commercial passengers from Benin City, where ironically Oshiomhole is chief executive.…
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A senior executive at his father's company, Paddy Adenuga is, unarguably, the most popular of the brood of Globacom chairman, Dr. Mike Adenuga.
Paddy joined the company at a relatively young age even when the license had not been granted to globacomm by the present regime at the time.…
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By GILBERT EKEZIE
Sunday, February 27, 2011
The Okoye family in Awgu Enugu State is battling to come to terms with what became of their… Continue
Whatever's going on...the Earth Is Shaking! Shaking like never before!! Causing people to open their eyes.
I wonder why insurance companies call a thing like this mornings earthquake an “Act of God”? I’ve spoken to 5 people back home since the quake this morning, and all have unanimously agreed: it was terrifying, people are scared, questions are being asked and disbelief “that it could happen to me” is in the…Continue
It was a scene. Everyone was stunned; the unexpected had happened.
As the man and his bride were just about to be joined, at the Ikorodu Registry, his legally married wife stepped in with her lawyer and spoilt the show.
According to Toyin Ajao, who witnessed what happened in late January, Patience Balogun [not her real name] got a…Continue
The advertisement in most national dailies some years ago entitled “Can Buhari be trusted to stop Repression?” showed that some highly placed people were long afraid of General Buhari. The Buhari phobia can be diagnosed in a particular group of people- those haunted by the past. His administration, to many morally analytical minds, was one that brought sanity into the country. But to the morally bankrupt and lethargic "indisciplinarians", it precipitates nightmares.
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PIQUED by the inability of the Federal Government to fix the dilapidated Benin-Ore-Lagos road despite several years of complaints by road users, Oba of Benin, Oba Erediauwa yesterday walked out the Minister of State for Works, Chris Ogiemwonyi, from his palace, saying that he would not be welcomed in the palace again until the road was fixed.
The minister was in company of other leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)…
Sleep paralysis disorder is a serious sleep condition in which the sufferer feels incapable of movement. A person affected with sleep paralysis will usually experience the feeling that they are unable to execute voluntary physical movement at the onset of sleep - the hypnogogic period or just when waking - the hypnopompic period. Sufferers of paralysis sleeping disorder complain that they are unable to move their legs, arms and trunk upon waking or at falling asleep.
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Baby Enioluwa Now Found
Ten month-old Enioluwa Odegbaike who went missing two weeks ago from his parents' home in Magodo, Lagos has been found. According to a member of the Odegbaike family, he was found this morning in the border town of Badagry in Lagos. "Yes he has been found. He is fine and he is in good health," he said.
A female member of the family, who identified herself as Ibukun, confirmed that the baby has been reunited with his family.
"Our dearest baby…
The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, as well as Non Academic Staff Union of the University of Benin protested today and shut down the university.
They closed all the gates leading into the university. The protest resulted in a heavy traffic jam on the Lagos-Benin highway.
The protesters sang songs demanding for the implementation of the salary increase approved by the Federal…Continue
The authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, Nigeria has closed down the institution indefinitely following persistent violent demonstration by the students which had paralyzed academic activities.…Continue
SOLDIER RAPES, BATTERS LADY AT GRAVEYARD
Miss Jane Adams, a 23-year-old student of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) is crying for justice. She is seeking help after a soldier serving at Bonny Camp, Lagos allegedly abducted and raped her at a dreaded cemetery within the Ojo Military Cantonment in…