• Suspected robbers confess on how they robbed Basketmouth of $200, phones in Lagos

    Suspected robbers confess on how they robbed Basketmouth of $200, phones in Lagos

    The suspects, who robbed veteran Nigerian comedian, Basketmouth, at gun point at his residence in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos State, on September 7 have been arrested.

    The comedian was in company of his family when unknown gunmen broke into his home and carted away valuables.

    They were paraded before newsmen at the state Police Command headquarters, Ikeja on Saturday.

    Twenty-four-year old Chibuzor Ugwu, the suspected leader of the three-man gang confessed, saying “Anytime I come to Lagos, I take my gang to vandalise […]

  • Governor Ortom set to sack 200 Benue Links workers despite owing them for nine months

    Governor Ortom set to sack 200 Benue Links workers despite owing them for nine months

    Benue State government under the leadership of Governor Samuel Ortom has allegedly concluded plans to lay off no fewer than 200 workers of the state-owned transport company, Benue Links Nigeria Limited.

    This is due to the inability of the state to pay staff of the company salaries for over nine months.

    The state governor has been battling to pay civil servants’ salaries in the state since he took over power, despite collecting several loans and bail out funds from the federal government.

    A […]