Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
The arrival of a set of triplets to the family of Mr and Mrs Akpabio Akon of Alhaja Kuburat street,in Joju area of Sango-Ota of Ogun State, has further compounded the burden of the family.
The babies,who were supposed to be a source of joy to Akpabio and his wife, Esther, had since their birth late last year, been a source of burden to them. The family who already had a girl of about seven years has no wherewithal to cater for the bundle of joy, two males and a female delivered through Caesarian Section at the General Hospital, Ota.
|Former Vice President Namadi Sambo|
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) agents have raided the Abuja office of former Vice President Namadi Sambo. The agents stormed Sambo’s office Saturday and remained there from 12 noon till 6pm, sources familiar with the operation told Daily Trust yesterday.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo barely a week ago wrote a damning open letter to the leadership of the National Assembly, accusing the hallowed chambers of greed, monumental corruption and aversion to due process.
Monday, February 1, 2016
|Kelvin Okusanya has been jailed for masterminding a £3million Wonga scam|
The mastermind behind a £3million Wonga scam which used the identities of thousands of innocent members of the public to withdraw cash has been jailed for six years. Kelvin Okusanya, 32, was part of a gang which exploited the company's website algorithms to make more than 19,000 loan applications from April 2012 to June 2013 using the same password 'Bengali90'.
A High Court of the Federal Cpital Territory (FCT), sitting in Lugbe will on Tuesday commence trial of the former chairman of the Ad-hoc Committee on Fuel Subsidy of the House of Representatives, Farouk Lawan, who is accused of obtaining $620,000 bribe money from the chairman of Forte Oil, Femi Otedola.
|Move over Kim Kardashian (Picture: SWNS)|
This is Frank the bulldog – and he’s been on the receiving end of a Hollywood style makeover after getting a massive facelift. But far from being a vain, image-conscious Frank’s facelift was actually necessary in giving him a new lease of life after suffering from a number of medical problems.
Frank Bruno has announced his intention to return to boxing… At the age of 54. The former heavyweight champion revealed the news on This Morning to hosts Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield.
An Afghan boy whose pictures in a plastic Lionel Messi jersey went viral evinced excitement Monday at the prospect of meeting the Barcelona star. Five-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi shot to global fame after his brother posted pictures of him dressed in the blue-and-white-striped plastic shirt with Messi's name scrawled in marker pen on Facebook in mid-January.