Court sack NFF President

A Federal High Court sitting in Jos, Plateau State, on Friday sacked the executive board of the Nigeria Football Federation led by its president, Amaju Pinnick, after nullifying the September 30, 2014 election, which brought them into the office. Justice Musa Kurya of the court, restored the relisted the earlier withdrawn case file by the Read more

Rwandans start 22nd Genocide commemoration week

Rwandans and friends of Rwanda across the globe today started a weeklong commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, 22 years after the tragedy. The events to commemorate the genocide took place in every village (umudugudu) in the country, with people meeting to hear stories of how the genocide was organised and perpetrated, killing Read more

Janet Jackson fans not getting refunds despite her postponing tour

Suddenly Janet Jackson’s fans have no, uh, control when it comes to tickets they purchased before she pulled the plug on her tour. In fact, fans are being denied refunds because Janet hasn’t officially canceled the tour, she’s only technically postponed it indefinitely. On April 6, the legendary singer announced rather abruptly that she was Read more

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde unhappy. Slam Nigeria Government

Omotola, who is known for addressing issues and directing them with the hashtag “#dontpushme” went on twitter to write, “I believe in the man “Buhari” he’s the first president I chose to support because of his past record and trusted testimonies however, I believe he’s started making a few mistakes that his attention must be Read more

IPO asked me to pay N20,000 to arrest man who raped me – Victim

A certain rape victim simply identified as Joy has narrated how an Inspector of Police, IPO in Ogun state demanded money from her when she reported a fleeing rapist, the Punch reports. Speaking on how she was raped, Joy said she was returning home from a factory, where she worked when the gang led by Read more

Court Orders EFCC To Release Goodluck Jonathan’s cousin

 A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday ordered the ‎Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to immediately release the cousin of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Mr. Azibaola Robert. The EFCC had on March 23, arrested Robert over alleged diversion $40 million through One-Plus Holdings, a sister company of Kakatar Construction and Read more

Aliko Dangote and Brother, Dantata Embroiled In ‘Panama Paper’ Scandal

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has found himself entangled in the on-going ‘Panama Papers’ scandal as the documents released by Panama-based law firm Mossack Fonseca reveal some shady deals. Mr. Dangote, his step-brother, Sayyu Dantata, as well as his business allies have over the years used shell companies domiciled in numerous tax havens to run Read more

paying for sex is now illegal in France

Paying for sex in France is about to get a lot more expensive. France has joined a growing number of European countries that criminalize clients of prostitutes, CNN report. The French National Assembly outlawed the hiring of prostitutes while eliminating penalties for sex workers. Paying for sex services now carries a fine of 1,500 euros Read more