• FG approves eight new private universities

    FG approves eight new private universities

    It was gathered that the Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the establishment of eight new private universities for the country.

    The decision was taken at a meeting of the council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.

    The new universities include Anchor University, Ayobo, Lagos; Clifford University; Coal City University; Dominican University, Ibadan, Kola Daisi University, Ibadan; Legacy University, Okija among

  • EFCC summons eight SANs over bribe to judges

    EFCC summons eight SANs over bribe to judges

    It was gathered that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is extending the war against corruption in the judicial arm to the bar.

    It has invited eight Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) for interrogation over alleged payments into judges’ accounts.

    This is coming three weeks after the Department of State Security (DSS) raided the homes of several judges, including two justices of the Supreme Court, and arrested them for alleged corruption.

    But the EFCC,after intercepting test messages, have now extended the scope […]

  • Eight in court for stealing 1,000 chickens

    Eight in court for stealing 1,000 chickens

    Eight persons on Tuesday appeared before an Osogbo Magistrates’ Court in Osun State over the theft of 1,000 chickens from a poultry farm.

    The accused include Odebiyi Yinka, 20; Ayoola Samson, 20; Cecilia Ochilla, 35; and Elizabeth Akira, 30.

    Others are: Oyelami Tajudeen, 30; Regina Philip, 40; Grace Odelia, 35; and Akira Hanna, 24.

    The accused and others at large are facing charges bordering on stealing.

    The Prosecutor, Inspector Taiwo Adegoke, told the court that the accused committed the offence between May and July […]

  • Outrage as Son of China’s Richest Man Buys Eight New iPhone 7s for His Dog (Photos)

    Outrage as Son of China’s Richest Man Buys Eight New iPhone 7s for His Dog (Photos)

    Coco the Alaskan Malamute might be the most pampered pooch in the world after she was gifted with eight iPhone 7 handsets by his doted owner, the only son of China’s richest man.

    World’s most pampered pooch? Son of China’s richest man, has bought her pet dog eight iPhone 7 handsets

    The 28-year-old only son of China’s richest man, Wang Jianlin who is worth £23 billion, has just set the internet on fire after he bought his dog, Coco – an Alaskan […]

  • EFCC freezes eight bank accounts belonging to Omokore over alleged N247bn fraud

    EFCC freezes eight bank accounts belonging to Omokore over alleged N247bn fraud

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has traced and frozen eight bank accounts allegedly belonging to the Chairman of Atlantic Energy Drilling Concept Nigeria Limited, Mr. Jide Omokore.

    Reliable sources in the EFCC said that the eight accounts were opened at different branches of Skye Bank Plc.

    A top source at the commission said, “During investigations, we traced about eight accounts to Omokore in Skye Bank. Most of the accounts are company accounts. Some were domiciled in Marina, Adeola […]