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Nigerian Politicians Own Properties Worth $400m In Dubai – Matthew Page
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Nigerian Politicians Own Properties Worth $400m In Dubai – Matthew Page

  Over 800 properties worth $400 million in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) have been traced to Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) in Nigeria. Matthew Page, an associate fellow, Chatham House, said this while delivering a paper titled Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) in Real Estate and Education Sector: Implications for Investigators at a 2-Day Capacity Building for Investigators on Investigating IFFs organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). Disclosing that 35 state governors have acquired a total of 69 properties, Page noted that five presidency staff members were controlling 13 properties, while 16 lawmakers are in possession of 45 properties. According to the findings, 15 ministers have 25 properties, 158 suspected...
Twitter user reveals that she still receives monthly allowance from her mom who died 21 years ago
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Twitter user reveals that she still receives monthly allowance from her mom who died 21 years ago

A Twitter user has revealed that she still receives monthly allowance from her mom's testament 21 years after her death. In a tweet she shared, @LovingLuhle disclosed that her late mother was always travelling and buying properties as a single woman in the 90s. She tweeted; The fact that my mom passed 21 years ago and I still get a monthly allowance from her is testament to how badass she was My mom didnt play bru sis was travelling, buying property as a single woman in the 90s.She's my biggest inspiration to this day.
EFCC Investigates Monguno’s Aide, Mohammed Jafaru Over Oil Depot, Properties
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EFCC Investigates Monguno’s Aide, Mohammed Jafaru Over Oil Depot, Properties

Brigadier-General Mohammed Jafaru, the director of Finance in the office of the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, is facing investigations over questionable ownership of multi-billion naira properties. In the course of over one-year-long investigation, arrests of accomplices and execution of search warrants, the commission made startling discoveries of assets linked to the general. DAILY NIGERIAN reliably gathered that ownership of an oil depot, several filling stations, shopping plazas, mansions, plots in choice areas, among other assets in key cities were linked to Mr Jafaru. Investigations showed that he allegedly acquired the properties within the last five years. Sources familiar with the case told DAILY NIGERIAN that the general’s children own 90 percent of...
EFCC Gets Court Order To Seize Properties Linked To NSA Monguno
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EFCC Gets Court Order To Seize Properties Linked To NSA Monguno

EFCC had obtained an interim forfeiture order in respect of the properties linked to a former Director of Finance in the Office of the NSA, Brigadier-General Jafaru Mohammed. Fresh facts have emerged as to how properties allegedly belonging to the National Security Adviser, Babagana Mungono, but held in proxy might be confiscated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). SaharaReporters gathered that the EFCC had obtained an interim forfeiture order in respect of the properties linked to a former Director of Finance in the Office of the NSA, Brigadier-General Jafaru Mohammed. In her ruling, Justice Folashade Ogunbanjo granted an ex parte application for interim forfeiture of the assets and property by the chairman of the EFCC, made on March 9. The court ordere...
EFCC Gets Order For Forfeiture Of 8 General Jafaru Mohammed’s Properties
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EFCC Gets Order For Forfeiture Of 8 General Jafaru Mohammed’s Properties

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has obtained an interim forfeiture order in respect of eight properties linked to Brigadier-General Jafaru Mohammed. Justice Folashade Ogunbanjo granted an ex parte application for interim forfeiture of the assets and property by the chairman of the EFCC, made on March 9. The court ordered the publication of the interim forfeiture of the assets and invited people “who may have interest in the assets and properties listed in the schedule to show cause, within 14 days of such publication, why a final order of forfeiture to the Federal Government of Nigeria of the said assets and properties should not be made.” The assets traced to the proxies and associates of the General include: House on Plot 7, God’s Own Estate, Road 1, Wamna Distr...
Actress Angela Eguavoen Reacts After Don Jazzy Acquired a New Mansion
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Actress Angela Eguavoen Reacts After Don Jazzy Acquired a New Mansion

Actress, Angela Eguavoen has called out people who always celebrate male celebrity success but criticize female celebrities to acquire properties. This is came after the Mavin boss, Don Jazzy acquired a multi-million naira mansion in Lekki. According to her, people always question the source of income of female celebrities anytime they acquire luxury but fail to ask the same questions for the male celebrities. Below is what she has to say; “If na woman flaunt the kind house wey don jazzy just acquire now, internet for don burst two seconds” “Them go say na man she sleep with take get the house. Them go begin cook up rubbish and foolish lies. Set awon “where una dey see this money?” “You all don’t see the stress, the hustle, the late nights, early mornings and hard tim...
DSS Reportedly Arrests Governor Ganduje’s Media Aide, Salihu Tanko-Yakassai, After he Criticised President Buhari and APC
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DSS Reportedly Arrests Governor Ganduje’s Media Aide, Salihu Tanko-Yakassai, After he Criticised President Buhari and APC

Salihu Tanko-Yakasai, the Special Adviser on Media to Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has been reportedly arrested by the Department of State Services' operatives. This comes hours after he called on the President Buhari-led government to either deal with bandits in the country or resign. While reacting to the abduction of 317 students of Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe in Talata Mafara Local Government Area of Zamfara State on Friday, February 28, Salihu had tweeted; "Clearly, we as APC government, at all levels, have failed Nigerians in the number 1 duty we were elected to do which is to secure lives & properties. Not a single day goes by without some insecurity in this land. This is a shame! Deal with terrorists decisively or resign.'' Hours af...
We will Resist Vendors of Violence in South-West – Yoruba Appraisal Forum Warns
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We will Resist Vendors of Violence in South-West – Yoruba Appraisal Forum Warns

  A group known as the Yoruba Appraisal Forum, YAF, has warned those fighting for the freedom of the South-West to stop it or face the full wrath of millions of its members in the area. The National Coordinator, Yoruba Appraisal Forum, Adesina Animashaun, in a statement, warned against violent plots by any group in the guise of hunting criminals. Speaking against the recent violence in Ibarapa local government area of Oyo State, the group noted that it would no longer tolerate trouble fomented by persons, groups or their collaborators pretending to be protecting the interests of the people of the area. The group observed as uncalled for and unnecessary the quit notice issued by some individuals, who are neither state actors nor security agents, to some other Nigerians ...
Lagos State Govt Demolish Some Properties In Banana Island For Flouting Building Laws
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Lagos State Govt Demolish Some Properties In Banana Island For Flouting Building Laws

The Lagos State Enforcement Team has demolished some structures in Banana Island in Lagos state over the non-compliance to the state building laws and regulations. The Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, who supervised the demolition, said the enforcement became necessary because the State Government felt there was a need to do something to halt the growing illegality. Salako said the State Government has noticed that many residents are building without due recourse to state agencies for approval. The five places visited by the Lagos State Enforcement Team led by Salako had earlier been served stop-work notice by the Lagos State Building Control Agency. Despite the stop-work notice, construction works were still ongoing in two while the oth...
Two Suspects Arrested for Killing a Vigilante in Kano
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Two Suspects Arrested for Killing a Vigilante in Kano

The Kano State Police Command has arrested two suspects in connection with the brutal murder of a vigilante in Bebeji Local Government Area of the State. Spokesperson of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, February 5, said the culprits killed Ibrahim Shuaib and made away with his motorcycles, phones, and money. "On the 29/01/2021 at about 0250hrs, unknown gunmen went to Gidan Diraman Village, Kwanar Dangora, Bebeji LGA, Kano State and killed a Vigilante, one Ibrahim Shuaib, ‘m’, of same address and took away two (2) Unregistered Boxer Motorcycles, two (2) Handsets and unspecified amount of money," DSP Kiyawa said.   On receipt of this complaint, the outgoing Commissioner of Police Kano State Command, AIG Habu A...
“You poisoned my food and bathing water for 2 years” Duncan Mighty continues to call out his estranged wife Vivien Nwakama and her family
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“You poisoned my food and bathing water for 2 years” Duncan Mighty continues to call out his estranged wife Vivien Nwakama and her family

Duncan Mighty is not done accusing his estranged wife and her family members of making attempts to eliminate him. Recall that a few months ago, he took to Instagram to allege that his estranged wife Vivien connived with her family members to try to inflict him with an illness through diabolical means just so they can inherit his properties. He further alleged that he has the "confession" recorded and would release it to the public should she or her family members deny the allegations. He has now come out to call them out again. He wrote: "Vivian nwakanma and her family you've not started running yet if you like run to the moon the wrath of GOD must hunt you people you poisoned my food and bathing water for 2years and 11months but GOD ALMIGHTY stood by me, if you people have...
Gwarimpa Tipper Market In Abuja Gutted By Fire, Properties Destroyed
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Gwarimpa Tipper Market In Abuja Gutted By Fire, Properties Destroyed

Traders at the Gwarimpa tipper market in Abuja are currently counting their losses after a huge fire outbreak destroyed their wares running into millions of Naira at the early hours of today between 1am and 4am. The cause of the fire outbreak is yet to be revealed. Though the news was shared across by Abuja based Popular Entrepreneur, Amb. Kingsley Amafibe whose Estate was almost affected by wide fire However, Men of the Fire service were on ground to help put out the fire later. https://youtu.be/RAB-lz69d-w
Sale of government assets will benefit Nigerians – Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed says
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Sale of government assets will benefit Nigerians – Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed says

The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, has said that the sale of the Federal government's properties to fund the 2021 budget will benefit Nigerians and help to boost the economy.   Ahmed said this when she appeared on Channels TV on Friday morning January 22.   Recall that on January 12 during the budget presentation, Ahmed revealed that the Federal government will be selling off some of its assets and use the funds generated to fund the deficit in the 2021 budget.   In her chat with Channels TV, Ahmed said a lot of government assets are currently moribund and provide little or no value to Nigerians in their current state.   “There are some government assets that are dead that can be sold to the private sector to be reactivated and put to use for t...
DNA Test Shows My Daughter, Mitchell Is Not Mine – Duncan Mighty
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DNA Test Shows My Daughter, Mitchell Is Not Mine – Duncan Mighty

Popular Port Harcourt musician Duncan Mighty, has once again called out his wife this time for cheating as he claimed to have found out that via DNA test that his daughter isn’t his. Recall that MCI earlier reported that singer accused his wife of plotting with her mom to kill him and inherit his properties. Narrating further in a post recently, Duncan claimed that his wife had slept with two men as part of a ritual to kill him. He stated that the cheating had led to the birth of Mitchell who DNA had shown wasn’t his. Duncan added that the ritual was meant to kill him in a couple of years but he was wise enough to avoid it. He wrote: Mr FRANK is brights best friend whom is responsible for taking them to the highest and most powerful JuJu. FRANK and Bright are the fa...
Duncan Mighty Accuses His Wife & Her Family Of Plotting To Take His Properties
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Duncan Mighty Accuses His Wife & Her Family Of Plotting To Take His Properties

Singer, Duncan Mighty, took to social media some hours ago to make wide allegations against his wife, Vivien and her family members. In a lengthy post shared on his Instagram page, the singer alleged that his wife and mother of his two children confessed to him that she connived with her family members to try to inflict him with an illness through diabolical means just so they can inherit his properties. He further alleged that he has the "confession" recorded and would release it to the public should she or her family members deny the allegations. According to him, he is now a single father. He wrote on his Instagram handle: "GOD CAME DOWN FROM HEAVEN FOR A SO UNWORTHY PERSON LIKE ME . NOTE! this confessions has a recorded proofs and other legit and clean evidence." ...
In civilised nations, leaders who fail to provide security will do the honorable thing and resign – Northern Elders Forum
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In civilised nations, leaders who fail to provide security will do the honorable thing and resign – Northern Elders Forum

The  Northern Elders Forum, NEF, has said that in civilized nations, a leader who fails to secure the lives and properties of his people would have resigned honourably.   The group said this in a statement released by its the Director of Publicity and Advocacy of the forum, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, on Tuesday, December 1, while reacting to the recent killing of over 43 farmers in Borno state by Boko Haram members.   According to the group, life has lost its meaning in the Buhari-led administration.   The statement in part reads   “These particular killings have been greeted by the most insensitive response by spokespersons of the president. The lame excuse that farmers had not sought permission from the military to harvest produce merely exposes the ...
”Rise up to the security challenges in Lagos” CP Hakeem Odumosu tells police officers
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”Rise up to the security challenges in Lagos” CP Hakeem Odumosu tells police officers

The Lagos state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has challenged officers in the command to rise up to the security challenges being faced in the state.   The level of insecurity in Lagos has risen astronomically since the crisis that erupted after the #EndSARS protest was hijacked by hoodlums who maimed people including security personnel and destroyed so many properties. Police presence in communities has dropped due to the alleged drop in the morale of the police after the unfortunate incident.   The state Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, with a view to improving security in  Lagos, on Wednesday, November 25, parleyed the Inspectors and rank and file cadres of the command on improved service delivery   At the conference which held at the ...
Graduate Shot Dead In Osogbo By Hoodlums Who Looted His Boss’ Properties
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Graduate Shot Dead In Osogbo By Hoodlums Who Looted His Boss’ Properties

A staff of of Tuns Farms Nigeria, in Osogbo, Osun State, Abdul Rasheed Olawale Aderogba was killed by hoodlums who invaded and looted properties of the company on Saturday October 26, under the pretext of EndSARS protest. The hoodlums armed with knives, cutlasses and other dangerous weapons stormed the popular farm belonging to a renowned business mogul and the Chairman of Osun State Palliatives Committee, Alhaji Tunde Badmos and made away with valuable items after shooting the worker. Managing Director of the company, Mr Taofeek Badmus, who confirmed the incident in a statement on Sunday, October 25, said the deceased, a graduate of Animal Production and Health from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, was shot dead by the rampaging hoodlums because he could recognise mo...
Hoodlums Looting And Damaging Properties In The Country Shall Not Go Unpunished – Bishop Oyedepo
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Hoodlums Looting And Damaging Properties In The Country Shall Not Go Unpunished – Bishop Oyedepo

The peace of God that passes all understanding is restored back to our land. The sources of agitation will be wisely dealt with and favourably dealt with; the land shall rest again in the name of Jesus Christ. All the hoodlums who are taking advantage of this season, let hand be joined in hand, the wicked shall not go unpunished (Proverbs 11:21). Innocent people on the streets going about their own cause and businesses, they were in their shops, the only business they have. CAUTION! You don’t have a double life, you have only one, you don’t have a spare. Caution! I bind all activities of the devil behind every form of unrest being inflicted by hoodlums in the name of Jesus. Rest is restored to Nigeria. Peace is restored to our streets. Killing shall be mentioned no m...
How is it so easy to arrest about 500 looters without panels but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years? Singer Bez asks
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How is it so easy to arrest about 500 looters without panels but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years? Singer Bez asks

Nigerian singer Bez has reacted to report of security operatives arresting looters who vandalized properties across the country.   The singer in a tweet he shared wondered how it is so easy to find and arrest about ''500 looters'' without panels of investigation in hours, but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years.   Bez tweeted;   How is it so easy to find, and arrest about 500 looters without panels of investigation in hours, but so hard to arrest 1 police officer in years?  
Lagos To Prosecute Suspects Who Destroyed And Looted Public/Private Properties
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Lagos To Prosecute Suspects Who Destroyed And Looted Public/Private Properties

The Lagos State Ministry of Justice will be prosecuting suspects who allegedly took advantage of the #EndSARS protests to destroy and loot public and private property in different parts of the State Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN, who disclosed this today, called on Lagosians to maintain peace, law and order in their respective communities, pledging the commitment of the Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu-led administration to uphold the rule of law at all times. He revealed that the State Director of Public Prosecution, Mrs. Olayinka Adeyemi has gone round relevant Police formations with a team of Prosecutors to evaluate files of those arrested by the police with a view to determining those that have prima facie case made against ...
I was planning to share the looted COVID-19 palliatives on my birthday – Lawmaker, SOB Agunbiade
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I was planning to share the looted COVID-19 palliatives on my birthday – Lawmaker, SOB Agunbiade

The majority leader in the Lagos State House of Assembly Majority Leader, Sanai (SOB) Agunbiade has said that he was planning to distribute the palliatives looted from his home in Ikorodu on Friday, October 23.   A mob stormed his apartment and looted food items and other properties they could lay their hands on.   In a statement released on social media, Agunbiade who represents Ikorodu Constituency 1, said he got intelligence of the planned attack, but thought it was a rumour. He said he received the palliatives as well as many other items from well-meaning Nigerians and had planned to distribute them to members of his constituency today October 25.   His statement reads The violent attack on my house: Thank you Ikorodu. To God be the glory that the v...
#EndSARS: Police arrest 10 suspects in Akwa Ibom, recover looted properties worth millions of Naira
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#EndSARS: Police arrest 10 suspects in Akwa Ibom, recover looted properties worth millions of Naira

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested ten suspects who took advantage of the #EndSARS protests to carry out wanten desctruction and looting of government and private properties in the state.   Briefing newsmen on Friday, October 23, at the command Headquarters in Ikot Akpan Abia, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Amiegheme Andrew said that the Command also recovered stolen properties worth millions of naira     "It is with a heart full of pains that I address you today. The events of the last 24 hours has given me and every concerned Akwa Ibomite a great course for concern. As the lead Agency in internal security, we have great respect for peaceful protest and we have acted professionally during its progression in the State," he said. "Howe...
Nkiru Umeh Blasts FG on Aftermath of Abule Ado Explosion
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Nkiru Umeh Blasts FG on Aftermath of Abule Ado Explosion

Nollywood actress Nkiru Umeh took to social media to blast the Federal Government after some alleged government officials asked for a bribe instead of compensating them. Áccording to her, the Nigerian government have refused to compensate people who lost their lives and properties to the explosion. She wrote on social media; “After losing over N200m worth of properties and goods. No compensation from the government. Yet they are heartless enough to be traumatizing the already traumatized residents by showing up to demolish the remains of their buildings and refuse to leave the broken blocks and rods from their own buildings built with their hard work. ”Why not let the owners of these buildings at least sell these stuff and make some money. All the properties lost to the Abule...
Criminals killing people in Borno, Katsina are taking advantage of COVID-19 restrictions – Buhari
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Criminals killing people in Borno, Katsina are taking advantage of COVID-19 restrictions – Buhari

President Buhari has said that criminals responsible for the killings and destruction of properties in Katsina state and Borno state are taking advantage of the restrictions to curb the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the states. The President said in the nationwide speech he gave this morning to celebrate this year's Democracy Day. He, however, gave an assurance that the security agencies have swung into action with a view to bringing the assailants to justice. “I regret recent sporadic incidents with the tragic loss of lives in Katsina and Borno States as a result of criminals taking advantage of COVID-19 restrictions. Security Agencies will pursue the perpetrators and bring them to swift justice. I must implore state and local governments to revamp their intelligence as...
Davido Reportedly Invest Over N800m On Banana Island Properties, To Real Estate Business
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Davido Reportedly Invest Over N800m On Banana Island Properties, To Real Estate Business

Superstar singer and DMW Boss, David Adeleke has just reinforced his catchphrase ’30 Billion Gang’ after a new report suggests that he is set to heavily invest in luxury real estate. According to reports making the rounds, the singer was said to have purchased a new house at the plush vicinity of Banana Island. The rumour was, however, fueled when the OBO himself shared a photo of a luxurious mansion on his Instagram page on Thursday morning. Don’t forget that the singer has a big mansion at Lekki, Lagos. Further findings has it that Davido is not just buying a residence, he is investing in Real Estate. This was made known by Sujimoto, a popular Real Estate Expert. He wrote: Something BIG has been sealed .? Music meets Luxury Realestate ♥️ Davido’s lawyer, Bobo Ajudua to...
Wike Has No Legal Authority To Confiscate Citizens Properties – Adegboruwa
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Wike Has No Legal Authority To Confiscate Citizens Properties – Adegboruwa

Foremost human rights lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN), on Saturday said Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike has no right under the law to confiscate property of citizens who allegedly flouted the lockdown order in the state. The Rivers State Government had directed its Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice to auction all vehicles that were impounded for violating the state’s lockdown directive. But in a statement titled: ‘The Emerging Dictatorship in Rivers State’ Adegboruwa said the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria grants unfettered access to property which cannot be taken with Executive fiat as being done by the governor. The statement reads: “The Governor of Rivers State, His Excellency Mr. Nyesom Wike, is a lawyer, which should be an added advantage to...
List Of Properties ICPC Seized From Ojerinde, Ex-JAMB Registrar
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List Of Properties ICPC Seized From Ojerinde, Ex-JAMB Registrar

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC has taken over several properties belonging to a former registrar of the Joint Admission Matriculation Board, JAMB, Professor Dibu Ojerinde. The seizure followed a court order from a federal high court in Abuja. The order which was published in a national daily on Friday instructed the anti-corruption outfit to immediately take over Ojerinde’s Properties which were reportedly acquired with public funds obtained through corrupt practices. “An order of this Honourable Court is hereby made for the interim forfeiture to the Federal Republic of Nigeria of all the immovable properties listed in A attached to the affidavit in support and marked by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Co...
Kanye West Takes Kids To Wyoming To Give Kim “A Break”
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Kanye West Takes Kids To Wyoming To Give Kim “A Break”

Gospel rapper, Kanye West and his wife, Kim Kardashian takes their four kids North, Saint, Chicago, and Psalm to Wyoming during quarantine to give Kim “a break. Taking to instagram, Kim shared a photo of her and her four kids North, Saint, Chicago all smiling at the camera as they enjoy their break. According to a source at PEOPLE, “it’s a huge chaos with all the kids at home,” so the celebrity couple have taken to “alternating family responsibilities” for their four children, all under the age of 7. “They have been taking turns caring for the kids,” the source says. “Kanye escapes to his office for a work break.” However, the source also says he gave Kim a parenting break recently “when he took some of the kids to Wyoming.” Kimye have famously purchased two ranch properties near Cod...
Agent declares Chelsea, Man City want Barcelona target Lautaro Martinez
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Agent declares Chelsea, Man City want Barcelona target Lautaro Martinez

The agent of Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez has warned Barcelona they won't have a free run at the Argentine. Martinez's agent Alberto Yaque has revealed that the race is now on to sign one of the hottest properties in football after four of Europe's top clubs declared their interest in the Argentine forward. Yaque is quoted by the Mirror: “The truth is that apart from Barcelona, I received calls from Real Madrid, Chelsea and Manchester City. “There is nothing official at the moment because Lautaro is very good at Inter." Pep Guardiola wants to pair Martinez with his Argentina team-mate Sergio Aguero. Frank Lampard believes the man capped 17 times for his country can add some firepower to an attack that has missed Eden Hazard. Barca want Martinez to replace Luis Sua...
Explosion rocked Akure and destroyed properties
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Explosion rocked Akure and destroyed properties

Yesterday night in Akure there was a huge explosion which is believed to have been caused by meteorite. Sources confirmed from Twitter about how the whole Akure city shaked when the explosion happened Furthermore, properties destroyed during the explosion like fueling station, church building and the road leading to Owo divided into two. Check the photos below: Explosion rocked Akure overnight, destroyed houses including Possibility Church building, Ogbese, filling station and divided the road leading to Owo into 2 along the church axis. Source: Radio Nigeria, Positive FM pic.twitter.com/IDaHYJziAK — Olúyẹmí Fásípè ?? (@YemieFash) March 28, 2020
Students being Evacuated From their Hostel after Pipeline Explosion at Abule Ado
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Students being Evacuated From their Hostel after Pipeline Explosion at Abule Ado

The pipeline explosion which rocked Abule Ado community of Lagos State in the early hours of today, also affected a boarding school. In a videos shared online, some students of the school identified as 'Bethlehem Girls College' were spotted being evacuated from the scene of the explosion. The casualty figure of the incident which destroyed many properties is still unknown at the time of filing this report. Here are videos and photos below;     https://twitter.com/Zaddy_nomso/status/1239146824197431297
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ISWAP Attacks Chibok Village, Abducts Head of Civilian Joint Task Force

Suspected members of  the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), in the early hours of today February 26th, attacked Bambula community in Chibok local government area of Borno state, abducting many persons including Mohammed Abba, the head of the civilian joint task force (JTF) in the commmunity. According to residents, the insurgents stormed their community around 4am while of they were still asleep. “The sporadic gunshots woke us, and everybody started running to safety. The insurgents came in through Ajigum Talala, a part of the forest where ISWAP has a strong unit. They headed straight to Abba and took him. They have been warning him before but Abba refused to cooperate with them. They abducted many others who couldn’t run. They also burnt down some properties incl...
Bandits Allegedly Kill 33 Persons in Katsina VIllages
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Bandits Allegedly Kill 33 Persons in Katsina VIllages

33 people were reportedly killed in an attack carried out by suspected bandits in two villages in Batsari local Government area of Katsina state on Friday February 14. The bandits who struck at the time of prayer around 6:30pm in Tsauwa and Dankar villages, burnt several houses, animals and properties in the attack. The state police commissioner, Sanusi Buba who confirmed the incident said over 20 persons confirmed dead in Tsauwa village were mostly elderly men. Eyewitnesses who spoke to The Nation, said 23 persons were killed in Tsauwa while about 10 persons were killed in neighboring Dankar village. It was learnt that Dankar village was turned to a ghost town as several villagers fled for safety in nearby towns to avoid further attacks.
Ganduje Renews Feud With Emir Sanusi Over Sale Of Landed Properties
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Ganduje Renews Feud With Emir Sanusi Over Sale Of Landed Properties

The Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammadu Sanusi ll, is facing fresh investigation by the Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission over alleged sale of landed properties belonging to the Kano Emirate Council, Daily Trust gathered. Documents obtained by our reporter showed that the emirate entered a joint venture partnership with a private firm, Capital Properties Nigeria Limited (CPNL), for the development of one of the lands known as (Gandun Sarki) at Hotoro, in Nassarawa Local Government Area of the state. The deal with CPNL was reached through a six-member committee set up by the emirate under the chairmanship of Jarman Kano, Professor Isa Hashim to coordinate the transaction. However, the commission told Daily Trust that it has arrested two members of the committee f...
Woman Remanded for Selling Her Brother’s Properties
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Woman Remanded for Selling Her Brother’s Properties

A 60-year old woman, Mrs. Nkechi Nwafor, has been ordered by an Ejigbo Magistrate Court to be remanded in prison after she sold his younger brother’s house, including vehicles worth N18m. She was said to have carried out the act while the brother was in prison abroad, with hope that the brother would not return to Nigeria. It was reported that her brother, Oliver Maduka, eventually returned after serving his prison term only to discover that his sister, Nkechi, had sold all his property and spent the money. According to the prosecutor, Supol Kenneth Asibor, some of the properties sold included a house at Fabiyi Street, Baruwa area of Ipaja, Lagos, which she allegedly forged the documents to sell, a Nissan Pathfinder SUV, a Toyota Camry car and other properties kept in her care. ...
South-West is Destined to Rule in 2023 – APC Chieftain Replies Miyetti Allah
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South-West is Destined to Rule in 2023 – APC Chieftain Replies Miyetti Allah

Chief Jide Awe, the immediate past Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has reacted to Miyetti Allah's threat of the South-West forfeiting the 2023 Presidency over the launch of its security outfit Amotekun. In an interview on Voice 89.9 FM on Saturday January 18, Awe stated that the South-West is destined to rule in 2023 going by the silent principle of rotation in the country. He further insisted that the South-West governors should have been commended by the federal government over the launch of the security outfit instead of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami declaring it "illegal". Awe added that Amotekun was launched after the federal government failed in its duty to secure lives and properties. He said; “For Abubakar ...
Abdulfatah Sold Deputy Governor’s House, 110 Other Properties –  Abdulrahman
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Abdulfatah Sold Deputy Governor’s House, 110 Other Properties – Abdulrahman

Kwara State Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq on Monday alleged that his predecessor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, sold about 110 properties belonging to the state government, including the residence of the Deputy Governor. Abdulrazaq, speaking to State House Correspondents after a closed-door meeting with the President, said his deputy governor has been compelled to live in a rented apartment which is costing the state a fortune. The Governor, who said this was part of what he briefed President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, however, declined to comment on the crisis plaguing Kwara State following the demolition of Ile Arogbo, the family property of the Sarakis. “I have explained all these to Mr President and I have told him that we want to concentrate on agriculture b...
‘£117m Properties Linked To Ibori’ In UK To Be Seized By UK Government
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‘£117m Properties Linked To Ibori’ In UK To Be Seized By UK Government

The United Kingdom has launched a fresh bid to confiscate “proceeds of loot” in the £117 million worth of properties linked to James Ibori, former governor of Delta state. In 2012, a UK court sentenced Ibori – who governed Delta from 1999 to 2007 – to prison after convicting him of fraud and money laundering. The former governor ended his jail term in 2016 and returned to Nigeria the following year. In the course of his jail term, British prosecutors made the first attempt to confiscate his assets said to be proceeds of crime but failed as a result of unresolved legal issues. Subsequent attempts to seize the properties also hit the rock even as Ibori’s appeal against his conviction was unsuccessful. However, Reuters is reporting that the process to confiscate the propert...
Fire Outbreaks Destroy Properties Worth Millions In Osun
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Fire Outbreaks Destroy Properties Worth Millions In Osun

Properties worth millions on Sunday afternoon were destroyed by a fire outbreak in Ilesa, Osun State. It was gathered that the outbreak occurred around 12pm on Sunday at QB2 Ten-Ten line, Idasa in Ilesa. According to one of the victims, Vincent Orichi, though there was no casualty in the incident, the properties in the building was completely razed by the fire incident. Similarly, another fire outbreak at Dada Estate in Osogbo, the state capital affected parts of a Christ Apostolic Church, District Headquarters in the area. The state Commissioner of Police, Johnson Kokumo disclosed that a combined team of Police and federal firefighters got to the area and put out the fire around 3:54 pm. Addressing residents of the community, he said everyone should be mindful of their elec...
Zimbabwean Transgender Woman Calls out her Nigerian Boyfriend as she Ends their Relationship
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Zimbabwean Transgender Woman Calls out her Nigerian Boyfriend as she Ends their Relationship

Tatelicious Karigambe-Sandberg, a Sweden-based Zimbabwean socialite and transgender woman has ended her two months relationship with her Nigerian lover, Kelvin Ehigie, after she discovered he "only wanted to marry her because he didn’t have Swedish papers." Tatelicious, who is also Human Rights activist for LGBTIQ and HIV & AIDS issues and one of the first Zimbabwean transgender women to go public, also revealed that she was alerted by a Ugandan lady in Stockholm, who Kelvin also allegedly played. According to her, after she was informed of his Kevin's impending plans, she searched his properties and found out that he had an expired LMA card and was ought to have left Sweden on the 31st of October 2019 for Italy because of a 'Dublin Case.' The heartbroken transgender woman...
Fire Razes Storey Building in Warri
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Fire Razes Storey Building in Warri

According to the Nation,fire, on Thursday evening, razed down a storey building along First Marine Gate in Warri, Delta State, destroying properties estimated at millions of naira. The Nation reports that the incident started at about 4:30pm. Although no life was lost, all occupants of the storey building have become homeless due to the inferno. According to residents, an unidentified person had set fire on a refuse dump. Unfortunately, the flames from the burning refuse, extended to a nearby shanty and then the storey building, which was very close to it. Efforts by people in the area to quench the raging inferno which was fueled by the harmattan wind failed. It was gathered that the Delta State Fire Service when contacted claimed that the truck was faulty. “A res...
Cardi B Describes her Rags-to-riches Story  on New Year’s Eve
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Cardi B Describes her Rags-to-riches Story on New Year’s Eve

Cardi B posted in Instagram on New Year's Eve to list what she accomplished over the last decade. She wrote: "2010 I was fresh outta high school. I stop going to college stripped 6 nights a week till I got my own studio apartment in the BX. Im ending the decade with a lot accomplishment in my career. Owning properties including my dream home with a beautiful family and lots more in 2020.. "Moral of the story is BIT** BE PATIENT.. It took me ten whole years bit**"
Fire Outbreak in Lagos Market on New Year Eve
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Fire Outbreak in Lagos Market on New Year Eve

There were fire outbreaks at the popular cattle market “Kara” close to Berger Garage along Lagos-Ibadan expressway in which some traders got engulfed in fire on New year’s eve. Some traders at the popular market lost their goods, properties and vehicles to the fire that engulfed the market. Three vehicles, 40 shops razed in Lagos market fire on New Year Eve No less than 40 shops, five storage facilities, 20 residential rooms, and cash, all worth millions of naira, were lost to the fire at Kara market in Lagos, The Guardian reported. They added that the goods in the shops and storage facilities include provisions, animal feeds, and food items. Although millions were lost to the fire, traders were still thankful that no life was lost to what they described as a “mysterious” f...
Man Stealing Church Properties Electrocuted To Death (Disturbing Photos)
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Man Stealing Church Properties Electrocuted To Death (Disturbing Photos)

A man who was about to steal Church properties was shocked to death by electricity. According the short clip, The man was trying to steal some church properties like Fans, wire many other things arranged already in a bag. He was trying to disconnect the generator wire when electricity comes suddenly and he was shocked to death. This has got some celebrities, and many Nigerians talking.   View this post on Instagram   Ah! A post shared by Tunde Ednut (@tundeednut) on Oct 22, 2019 at 11:03am PDT
Saraki Reacts As Court Orders The Forfeiture Of His Properties In Ikoyi
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Saraki Reacts As Court Orders The Forfeiture Of His Properties In Ikoyi

Bukola Saraki took to his twitter page to react after Court Ordered Him To Forfeit His Properties In Ikoyi. My attention has been drawn to an Order granted by a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos pursuant to an ex-parte application by @officialEFCC It is my belief that the Judge was misled into granting this Order and was not presented with the full position of the law or the facts It is my belief that the Court was not informed of a pending Order of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja restraining @officialEFCC from taking any steps regarding the seizure of the property in question pending the determination of a suit filed before that Court. I also believe that the Court was not made aware that the property in question formed part of the judgment of the Court given on July ...
Federal Government To Claim All Properties Owned By Dead Kidnapper, E-Money
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Federal Government To Claim All Properties Owned By Dead Kidnapper, E-Money

A Federal High Court sitting in Owerri, Imo State, has granted an order of interim forfeiture of properties confiscated from a billionaire kidnapper, Collins Ezenwa, alias, E-money, who was killed during an exchange of gunfire with policemen attached to the Imo State Command, in January 2018, to Nigeria Police Force. The court also ordered that any person who has an interest or has any property belonging to the late kidnapper in his or her possession should appear before it within the next 30 days to show cause why the property should not be forfeited to the Federal Government of Nigeria. It was learnt that 13 buildings, ten cars, two tippers, a trailer truck and three AK-47 rifles were recovered from the notorious kidnapper, by operatives of the Inspector General of Police Speci...
ICPC Seizes Amaju Pinnick’s Properties In Warri, Abuja, Lagos, London
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ICPC Seizes Amaju Pinnick’s Properties In Warri, Abuja, Lagos, London

Aside from the investigations by the ICPC, the EFCC and the SPIP are also looking into the financial dealings of the NFF. Several properties belonging to president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick and other top officials of the federation have been seized by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). The ICPC have moved against Pinnick and top NFF scribe as they investigate allegations of financial misappropriation. Pinnick is the owner of half of the 12 properties that the ICPC said they have seized during the investigation. The anti-corruption agency published a newspaper advert about the properties seized. Properties of the NFF boss seized by the ICPC include a mansion in Ikoyi, a bungalow in GRA, Warri, an ev...

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