MORE DEBT FOR NIGERIA: The Over $4billion Loan To be Used To Finance 15 Major Projects – FG

The government of President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria has explained that ‘15 major projects,’ that are spread across the country’s six geo-political zones will be financed with the proposed latest over $4 billion loan to be sourced from multilateral institutions, under the 2018-2021 medium-term (rolling) external borrowing plan. Nigerians have been raising alarm on the excessive borrowing from China and other lending institutions around the globe with no meaningful or significant manifestation of such borrowing in the country. Despite the huge borrowings, Nigeria’s health sector remains in shambles; roads are…

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Insecurity In Imo State: Again, Police Kill IPOB/ESN Leader In Imo

The Imo State Police Command has killed the leader of the Eastern Security Network (ESN), the paramilitary organisation of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), a pro-Biafra separatist movement. A statement issued by the police after the incident reads: “Sequel to credible information by the command’s intelligence unit, revealing that some bandits suspected to be IPOB/ESN terror groups were seen mobilising to attack police formations and government installations in the state from their camp located at Akata in Oru East LGA of Imo State. “The Commissioner of Police, Imo State…

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DCP Tunji Disu Replaces Embattled Kyari As Head, Police Intelligence Response Team

Frank Mba (left) with Tunji Disu, the incoming Head, Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) According to a press release issued by CP Frank Mba, the Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mr Usman Alkali Baba has replaced the embattled Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Mr Abba Kyari the former Head of the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), over his alleged connection to the renowned fraudster Hushpuppi. Kyari is presently wanted by the FBI in the United States of America who have secured a court…

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Top Police Officer Abba Kyari Denies Hushpuppi Bribed Him

Mr Abba Kyari (right) and Hushpuppi The Deputy Commissioner of Police in Nigeria, Mr Abba Kyari, has denied receiving a bribe from popular Nigerian Instagram celebrity fraudster, Ramon Abbas, better known as Hushpuppi. The United States Department of Justice had stated that ongoing investigations indicated that Hushpuppi allegedly bribed Kyari to arrest one Kelly Chibuzo Vincent, one of his colleagues in Nigeria. Reacting, Kyari took to his Facebook page on Thursday saying that his hands are clean. According to Kyari, nobody asked for money from Hushpuppi as the focus of…

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Finally, US Court Orders Arrest Of Nigeria’s Police Officer Abba Kyari Over Alleged Fraud With Hushpuppi

Hushpuppi the fraudster (left) and Mr Abba Kyari At long last, a United States court has issued a warrant of arrest for a Deputy Commissioner of Police in Nigeria, Mr Abba Kyari. According to a court document, Otis Wright of the United States District Court for the Central District of California ordered the Federal Bureau of Investigation to track down Kyari and produce him in the United States for his role in a multi-million-dollar fraud perpetrated by Ramon Abbas, aka Hushpuppi; and his co-conspirators. The media had reported that the…

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‘I Have Been Into Armed Robbery For Over 20 Years’ – Gbenga Kikiowo

The deadly armed robber Gbenga Kikiowo Notorious and deadly armed robber, Gbenga Kikiowo, who was arrested by the police has confessed that he started committing crimes at the age of seven and desired to be more popular than infamous armed robbers such as Ishola Oyenusi and Shina Rambo. The 27-year-old armed robber was arrested by detectives at the Ondo State Police Command. Kikiowo told journalists when he was paraded by the Ondo State Police Command in Akure, the state capital alongside 14 other criminals said that he had operated in…

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Unknown Gunmen Kidnap 40 Worshippers Observing Tahajjud Inside Katsina Mosque

According to reports from Katsina State, about 40 Muslim worshippers were abducted by a group of unknown gunmen while observing Tahajjud, a kind of midnight prayer observed during the Holy Month of Ramadan, at a mosque in Jibiya town of Katsina State. Katsina State is the home state of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Residents of the town disclosed that dozens of gunmen struck at the mosque around 2am on Monday and took away the worshippers. It was learnt…

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Armed Robbers Attack Bullion Van In Ondo State, Escape With Undisclosed Amount

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu SAN of Ondo State Armed robbers, on Thursday evening attacked a bullion van at Elemosho Village along the Akure-Ondo Expressway in Ondo East Local Government Area of Ondo State, and fled with an undisclosed huge sum of money. An eyewitness said the robbers intercepted and attacked the bullion van belonging to one of the commercial banks, as it headed towards Akure at about 5:00p.m. The eyewitness said, in the operation, which lasted for about 20 minutes, the robbers shot three people and disappeared into the bush. According…

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Imo, Zamfara States Get New CPs In Latest Police Posting

Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Mr Frank Mba As part of the strategies to assert himself as well as tackle the spate of insecurity in the country, the acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Usman Baba, has requested the deployment of Mr Abutu Yaro as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in charge of Imo State. Recently, Imo State has been engulfed in series of crisis especially since the state Governor, Hope Uzodimma claimed that he invited the military to engage members of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) and IPOB members…

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Insecurity: Gunmen Kidnap Miyetti Allah Leader In Kogi

Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) Chairman in Kogi State, Wakili Damina, has been abducted by gunmen according to reports by NAN. Adamu Abubakar, Kogi MACBAN secretary, said Damina was abducted on April 30 by some armed men dressed in army uniform. He said the abductors, numbering about eight, came in a white bus at about 12:00 noon to “forcefully” take away the chairman from his house in Chikara village, Kogi LGA. Abubakar said he was informed of the incident by the younger brother of Damina. The secretary…

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