No plan to contest presidency with Mimiko – Atiku

A former Vice President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Atiku Abubakar, has dismissed reports alleging that he has formed a new political platform on which he will run for president in 2019, with the Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, as his running mate. A statement, signed by Abubakar’s Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, Read more

FG begins payment to Ex-Militants today

The Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig-Gen. Paul Boroh (retd), has stated that ex-Niger Delta militants will start receiving their stipends on Monday, while appealing to the ex-militants in the region to shelve the plan to declare Niger Delta Republic. In statement  by Mr. Piriye Keyaramo ; “President Buhari attaches so much importance to the Amnesty Programme, which explains Read more

Nigerian behind $60M online fraud network arrested – Interpol

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,” Read more