• Police arrests man, 35, who uses nude pictures of victims to blackmail

    Police arrests man, 35, who uses nude pictures of victims to blackmail

    A 35-year-old man, Michael Atanda, who has been threatening to expose nude pictures of four ladies on the social media if they fail to pay money into his account has been arrested by the operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command.

    Atanda, a computer science National Diploma holder of a popular computer school based in Ikeja, was arrested on Thursday by the Decoy Team of the Rapid Response Squad after about five days of baiting and […]

  • Biafra: Buhari using DSS to intimidate, blackmail new judge handling Nnamdi Kanu’s trial – IPOB

    Biafra: Buhari using DSS to intimidate, blackmail new judge handling Nnamdi Kanu’s trial – IPOB

    According to reports, the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of allegedly using the Department of State Services, DSS, to intimidate and harass Justice Binta Nyako, handing the ongoing case of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu.

    Following the withdrawal of Justice John Tsoho from Kanu’s trial, the matter was re-assigned to Nyako.

    In a statement by its spokesperson, Emma Powerful, the separatist group claimed that Buhari was using the DSS to pressurize Nyako to fake illness and not attend […]

  • DSS lies, blackmail will not lessen their crime against Judiciary, says Wike

    DSS lies, blackmail will not lessen their crime against Judiciary, says Wike

    Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has berated the Department of State Services (DSS ) for resorting to deliberate misinformation and concocted stories to justify their unconstitutional assault on the nation’s judiciary.

    The governor stressed that the DSS lacks the constitutional powers to be involved in the legal process to discipline a serving judicial official, pointing out that there is a legal process that must be followed.

    Addressing the people of Rivers State on Saturday night during a special dinner for the […]

  • Photos: Young men pose as women on Facebook to lure innocent girls, then allegedly rape and blackmail them with video clips

    Photos: Young men pose as women on Facebook to lure innocent girls, then allegedly rape and blackmail them with video clips

    Police on Wednesday, August 31, reportedly arrested these young men for allegedly raping two young women on Atekong, Calabar, Cross River State. The suspects posed as females on Facebook, invited the victims to their house and allegedly raped them. They filmed the whole act and then threatened to upload the clip on the internet if they didn’t pay them. According to an eyewitness.

    “This is happening live in my place of work. The picture of the boys below this write-up used […]

  • Tompolo created N’Delta Avengers to blackmail FG into negotiating his case – Ex Militant Leader

    Tompolo created N’Delta Avengers to blackmail FG into negotiating his case – Ex Militant Leader

    Africanus Ukparasia, popularly called ‘Gen’ Africa, Ex-militant leader has alleged that wanted ex-MEND warlord, Chief Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo, created the Niger Delta Avenger group to blackmail government over his cases.

    ‘Gen’ Africa warned the Federal Government against negotiating with members of the group saying that negotiating with the Avengers is a clear recipe for the emergence of hundreds of armed groups in the creeks of the Niger Delta with the hope of benefiting from criminality.

    Ukparasia in a statement alleged that […]

  • We won’t shy away or succumb to intimidation, blackmail – Buhari tells militants

    We won’t shy away or succumb to intimidation, blackmail – Buhari tells militants

    Nigerian President,  Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that he would do everything necessary to secure oil facilities and other government assets in the Niger Delta region.

    The President gave the assurance during the democracy day lecture organised on Tuesday in Abuja by the Save Democracy Group Africa to mark the 2016 democracy day.

    The theme of the lecture was: “The Change Agenda and Sustenance of Nigerian Democracy.” The President was represented by the Secretary to Government of the Federation, Babachir David Lawal.

    He said […]