I am not part of the Movement… Dangiwa

The Movement of Unity and Progress says a former Military Governor of the old Kaduna State, Col. Abubakar Umar, is not a member of a new political movement, the ‘National Consultative Forum’. Umar, a social critic, is the Chairman of the Kaduna-based MUP. The NCF had announced its formation on Wednesday and the former governor and some other prominent Nigerians were named as members. Umar was listed alongside a former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Olisa Agbakoba; a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Na’abba; a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank, Obadiah Mailafia; rights activist, Femi Falana (SAN), Obi Ezekwesili, amongst others. But a statement issued on Friday by Chris Ephraim, a member of the MUP, on behalf of

How we kill… Army Robbery.

Suspect It was a harvest of the arrest of over 400 criminal suspects that have been terrorising Lagos State. Among them were robbery suspects, suspected kidnappers, self-confessed fraudsters, traffic robbers and cultists who confessed to belonging to different confraternities. In Lagos State, one of the security challenges confronting the Police is the activities of cultists. There is no area in the state that does not have at least four different confraternities. These have been discovered to be responsible for most robberies in the state. Their activities have assumed a worrisome dimension, owing to constant cult clashes during which they brandish dangerous weapons such as guns, axes, cutlasses and broken bottles. Most times they loot shops and dispossess innocent residents of cash and other valuables

United States Attorney in dilemma.

United States Attorney Nick Hanna said: "BEC schemes are one of the most difficult cybercrimes we encounter as they typically involve a co-ordinated group of con artists scattered around the world who have experience with computer hacking and exploiting the international financial system. "This case targets a key player in a large, transnational conspiracy who was living an opulent lifestyle in another country while allegedly providing safe havens for stolen money around the world. "As this case demonstrates, my office will continue to hold such criminals accountable, no matter where they live." If convicted of conspiracy to engage in money laundering, Abbas would face a statutory maximum sentence of 20 years in federal prison. Abbas has not commented on the allegations. Instagram influencer Ramon Abbas,

TRAVELOUGE: Egypt A Place of Thousand Lessons… Dr Iguda

TRAVELOUGE: Egypt A Place of Thousand Lessons While in Egypt, thoughts of different hues crossed my mind about why and how Egypt assumed such an important place to the visitors, tourists and travelers. What I saw and observed in Egypt dazzles my mind especially its umatched history among world civilizations, scholarship and cosmopolitan nature, yet one thing sets my thought off balance; the striking contrast between temporal things and condition of impermanence of our life that imposes itself visible upon every edifice or antique. My contemplation is always reinforced by the deeping silence of winds in the cemetery of those iconic personalities right from Pharos epoch (thousand of years ago), to Ottomon dynasty. Just one tiny circumference of land in

D’banj slams N1.5 billion lawsuit on Seyitan over rape allegation

D’banj slams N1.5 billion lawsuit on Seyitan over rape allegation D’banj through his lawyer Mike Ozekhome also asked Seyitan to desist posting offensive posts and tweets about the alleged rape incident against the Afro-pop artiste. Ozekhome is demanding that “the sum of N1,000,000,000.00 (One Billion Million Naim) only” be paid to D’banj which represents “general, damages over the untold embarrassment, derision, public ridicule, odium, obloquy, marital disharmony, mental agony and psychological trauma which the Defendant’s tweets and publications have caused the Claimant.” Another N500 million was requested by Dbanj’s lawyer for “representing aggravated, punitive and exemplary damages” in the allegation against the singer. Prior to the lawsuit, D’banj’s lawyer had demanded that Seyitan pays the sum of N100m within 48 hours or risk legal