Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Nigerian Navy avert Pirate attack on Merchant Vessels

The Nigerian Navy has averted pirate attack on 3 merchant vessels, namely MV Moxon, MT African Beauty and MT Madona. The vessels were attacked around Brass waterways in Bayelsa State on 3 and 4 May 2016. The criminals made spirited effort to seize the vessels but the timely response of the special protective team deployed by the Nigerian Navy successfully dislodged the pirates who fled to evade arrest.

$2.1bn arms deal: EFCC arraigns ex Chief of Air staff, Dikko Umar

Former Chief of Air staff,Air Vice Marshal Dikko Umar was this morning arraigned before Justice Binta Nyako of the federal high court in Abuja on a 7 count charge. The former air chief is being investigated for his alleged involvement in the misappropriation of funds meant for arms procurement during the immediate past administration. Air Marshal Umar was Nigeria’s Chief of Air Staff between 2010 to 2012.

Hilarious photoshop fail gives singer Ally Brooke 'two right feet'

Ally Brooke is a member of girl group, Fifth Harmony. They recently had a glamorous photoshoot for Billboard Magazine and an image from the shoot which surfaced online had a photoshop fail. Ally who was wearing a black bodysuit, looked like she had '2 Right Feet'.

N23bn election Bribery Scandal: 'I collected N700m for Ex-Katsina Gov' - Sada

A former Minister of Mines and Steel, Arch. Musa Muhammad Sada, has told the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, his involvement in the alleged N23.29bn election bribery scandal. According to a statement shared on the wall of the EFCC Facebook page, Sada is one of the former ministers in the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan who are being investigated by the anti-graft agency.

See a mother's rules for girl's dating her son

Most guys have seen countless hilarious rules put out by fathers on social media that are supposed to be applicable when dating their daughters. Well these rules have also been shared by mothers for Ladies to also note when dating their sons. Lol

Many injured as Suicide bomber attacks mosque in Borno

Many people were injured after a male suicide bomber blew himself up at a mosque in Sulimanti ward of Maiduguri, the Borno state capital this morning.

According to reports, two male suicide bombers arrived the mosque but one of them ran away without detonating the bomb strapped on him while the bomb on the other one exploded a few metres from the Masalacin Kofar Shehu Councillor mosque where Muslim faithful were performing their morning prayers. He was the only casualty in the attack. Members of the Civilian Joint Task Force later arrived to assess the situation..

Chidinma, MayD, Sound Sultan, DJ Arafat & others to storm Abidjan basketball challenge this weekend

Since the inception of the African Basketball League on March 5th,sixteen entertaining games have been played in Lagos. Now are you ready for Abidjan Basketball Challenge? ABL is having its debut game there this weekend at Palais des sports de Treichville, Abidjan!

'I never did any business with NIMASA yet I was paid N97.6m' - Witness

Wakili Dauda, a prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, and six others, has told a Lagos State High Court how the agency paid him the sum of N96, 764, 689.00million for doing nothing.

Interpol's Executive director of Police Services - Tim Morris pays a visit to IGP Solomon Arase

Executive director of Police services at the International Criminal Police Organisation, Tim Morris, payed a courtesy visit to Nigeria's Inspector General of Police, Solomon E. Arase at his office in the Police Force Headquarters, Abuja, today 11th May, 2016. More photos after the cut.