A businessman, Nurudeen Lawal, on Friday pleaded with the Oja-Oba Sharia Court in Ibadan to dissolve his marriage because his wife allegedly abandoned him to make a foreign trip with her lover.
Lawal told the court that his wife of 19 years, Waliat Lawal, abandoned him to follow her concubine, who promised her trip to the UK.
He said, “My lord, one day, Waliat told me that her ex-lover had obtained an international passport that would enable her to travel to the […]
It was gathered that the House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs has said it would invite Governor of Central of Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, Debt Management Office, DMO, the National Identity Management Commission, NIMC, and Ministry of Education to explain why most Nigerians studying abroad on scholarships were facing hardship.
The House Diaspora Affairs Committee also said it would invite the Amnesty Office to find out whether Nigerians studying abroad on its platform were being paid, in view of […]
Deposit Money Banks have begun suspending their Automated Teller Machine cards (debit and credit) from working overseas as dollar scarcity continues to hit the economy badly.
Stanbic IBTC Bank, Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria and Guaranty Trust Bank on Friday announced the suspension of their overseas ATM card services.
Also suspended by the banks are online transactions priced in foreign currencies. This means that customers of the banks will no longer be able to use their debit or credit cards to make online […]
Mariam Mobil is a half caste from Nigeria and Togo but currently based in the United States of America where she is working as a versatile entertainer.
Maria Mobil is a multi-talented African lady in the U.S who is into several business activities ranging from fitness training, acting, modeling and others.
Like other influential social media figures, she is constantly engrossed with posting adult contents on her Instagram page. She exhibits a well-toned body, good looks with a signature tinted hair and […]
Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday granted former Head of Service (HoS), Stephen Oronsaye, who is currently facing fraud and money laundering charges, leave to travel abroad for routine medical check-up as well as the treatment of an undisclosed ailment.
Justice Kolawole gave the permission while ruling on an application brought by Oronsaye’s counsel, Kola Okeaya-Inneh, SAN, which sought the release of his international passport to enable him travel abroad for medical attention.
The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Court, Mr. Olisa Metuh, has applied to a Federal High Court in Abuja for the release of his passport to enable him to travel to the United Kingdom for medical treatment.
Justice Okon Abang had ordered Metuh to deposit his passport with the court’s registrar as part of the bail conditions granted him on January 19, 2016, with respect to his ongoing trial before the court.
Metuh, by his motion filed on May 16, […]
Lagos State government yesterday said it is determined to end treatment of ailments overseas, saying the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) recently carried out the first successful Bone Bridge Surgery in West Africa.
The state’s commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris who stated this at a briefing said LASUTH has also carried out successful cochlear implant surgeries on three deaf patients without the support of foreign doctors.
Idris said, “The state government, through LASUTH, also had its first successful kidney transplant […]
A 60-year-old woman, Asabi Adebayo, has been arrested by the police in Oyo State for allegedly buying five babies at N5million from Port-Harcourt, Rivers State.
The suspect, who planned to fly the babies abroad for sale, was said to have brought them to an orphanage in Ibadan to obtain a certified police report for them when the bubble burst.
Commissioner of Police Leye Oyebade, who paraded the suspect and the babies yesterday at the Eleyele Police Headquarters, said the woman would have […]