Human-sized Catfish Caught In Niger Delta (photo)

Niger Delta is blessed with fish resources that can feed the country. An example is the big fish in the photo below that is as big as a human being.  We call on the Federal Government to develop the fishery industry in the Niger Delta and stop foreigners from illegally fishing on Nigerian waters.

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Dangote Foundation empowers 34,000 women in Katsina

THE Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) has empowered no fewer than 34,000 vulnerable women from all the 34 local governments in Katsina State from a N10 billion micro-grant set aside for disadvantaged women across the country.  The money is set aside to empower the women economically either to start or boost their businesses. Speaking at the… Continue reading Dangote Foundation empowers 34,000 women in Katsina

Lagos, Rivers Headquarters Of Money Laundering

THE Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, on Tuesday, described Rivers and Lagos States as the headquarters of money laundering in Nigeria. Magu said that though Lagos State was the first in terms of money laundering, the unenviable position was followed by Rivers. The acting EFCC chairman, who made these… Continue reading Lagos, Rivers Headquarters Of Money Laundering

Bauchi Approves ₦30,000 New Minimum Wage

Bauchi State Government has approved the payment of N30,000 new minimum wage for employees in the state. This is contained in a statement issued by Alhaji Mohammed Baba, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) to newsmen in on Wednesday in Bauchi.According to the statement, the approval is with ‘immediate effect’ (commencing from January 1,… Continue reading Bauchi Approves ₦30,000 New Minimum Wage

Mob Sets Two Dangote Trucks Ablaze After Crushing Two To Death In Ogun

Two trucks belonging to Dangote cement company has been set ablaze by angry mob for allegedly crushing two people to death. The accident occurred today (Tuesday) in Imowo in the Ijebu-Ode Local Government Area of Ogun State. According to reports, the trucks hit the victims, a motorcyclist and a passenger, from behind and crushed them to death. The… Continue reading Mob Sets Two Dangote Trucks Ablaze After Crushing Two To Death In Ogun

UK Couple Accidentally Throw Away £15,000 In A Box At A Recycling Plant

A couple who accidentally threw away £15,000 in cash have had their money returned thanks to honest recycling centre staff.  The duo from Burnham-On-Sea had taken several boxes of rubbish from the house they were clearing, belonging to a deceased relative, to a recycling depot in Midsomer Norton, Somerset. Unknown to them a substantial sum… Continue reading UK Couple Accidentally Throw Away £15,000 In A Box At A Recycling Plant

Customs Impounds Over 4800 Bales Of Second Hand Clothes In Yaba Market, Lagos

The Joint border drill has confiscated more than 4800 bales of second hand clothings valued at three billion naira from Yaba market in Lagos. The Customs Coordinator, Western Zone, Assistant Comptroller General, Bukar Amajan, explained that the seizure was made possible through intelligence report. More than 4800 bales of second hand clothings impounded from a… Continue reading Customs Impounds Over 4800 Bales Of Second Hand Clothes In Yaba Market, Lagos

Russian blogger Destroys His Mercedes-AMG G63 SUV By Dropping It From Helicopter

Russian vlogger has shown his displeasure with German automaker Mercedes by dropping and destroying his Mercedes-AMG G63 from helicopter. He airlifted the SUV into the Karelian sky and dropped it to the ground from almost 1,000 feet. The one-time high-riding and iconic SUV was smashed in a matter of seconds. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRMUKgpwyWk In a shared video,… Continue reading Russian blogger Destroys His Mercedes-AMG G63 SUV By Dropping It From Helicopter

Amaechi: Chinese Firm Embarrassing Nigeria Over Lagos-Ibadan Railway Stations

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, has described as embarrassing, the delay by the China Civil Engineering and Construction Corporation (CCECC) in completing the 10 railway stations along Lagos-Ibadan standard guage rail line. Amaechi said this on Friday during an inspection of the rail project. According to him, CCECC, the contractor handling the 156km rail line,… Continue reading Amaechi: Chinese Firm Embarrassing Nigeria Over Lagos-Ibadan Railway Stations

Free Rail ride for everyone-Transport Minister

the Nigeria Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi has announced that there will be free rail ride on Lagos-Ibadan route till March, 2020. He made this known on Twitter. He wrote: Our free rides on the Lagos-Ibadan standard guage rail line will begin today and run through March, 2020. Commuters on that route can take advantage… Continue reading Free Rail ride for everyone-Transport Minister

Car Painter, Oguntunbo Dies While Sleeping Inside A Car Parked In An Oven 

A Lagos-based JD Auto Workshop car painter was found dead while sleeping in a car packed in a car paint oven . He was reported to have turned on the car, and switched on air-conditioning before dozing off. According to reports, the deceased, named Oguntunbo, and his co-workers were forced to sleepover at the workshop… Continue reading Car Painter, Oguntunbo Dies While Sleeping Inside A Car Parked In An Oven 

Plastic Factory Sealed After Machine Chops Off Worker’s Head 

In Lagos State a plastic production factory, Multipak, has been sealed for violation of safety rules and regulations, poor house keeping and lack of signage which led to the untimely death of one Femi Olatunde, a factory worker who got his head stocked while operating one of the machines. According to Director General, Lagos State… Continue reading Plastic Factory Sealed After Machine Chops Off Worker’s Head