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A woman as well as her husband who ran a nearly $1 billion solar investment scam have been sentenced to 11 years and three months in prison, justice officials in California made known on Tuesday. Paulette Carpoff, 51, had led a vast pyramid scheme with her husband Jeff between 2011 and 2018, attracting almost 20 […]

Former Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu and his wife Beatrice have been arrested by the Metropolitan Police in London for allegedly conspiring to arrange the travel of a child into the UK in order to harvest organs. Both are currently in custody awaiting arraignment at the Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court The charges follow an investigation by […]

The Commonwealth Peoples’ Forum has condemned the inequality and marginalization of the people in some member countries. Speaking at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting during the People’s Forum in Kigali, Rwanda, the Director-General of the Commonwealth Foundation, Anne Gallagher said Commonwealth leaders must harness the best of humanity to advance the future of member […]

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Thursday for the United Arab Emirates ( UAE) to convey his condolences on the death of the former president and Ruler of Abu Dhabi, His Highness, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The President will also meet the new President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), His Highness […]

A Senegalese native Doctor, who is simply known as Kahone have issued yet again his predictions of the results of the 2022 World Cup play-off set to go down across ten major cities in Africa this weekend Kahone, a marabout who became very popular for correctly predicting Senegal’s victory at the Africa Cup of Nations, […]

A United States journalist, Brent Arnaud has been shot dead in the town of Irpin, just outside Kyiv, the Ukrainian capital in an attack Kyiv’s police chief Andriy Nebytov blamed on Russian soldiers operating in the area. The fifty-year-old Renaud was also a filmmaker who had previously worked for the New York Times. The police […]

The United States has announced an additional $10.6 million in development assistance in support of the goals outlined in a 2021 bilateral agreement between the U.S. and Nigerian Governments. In a statement issued by the U.S. Agency for International Development, (USAID). Most of the new funding will finance boosting COVID-19 vaccination efforts to reach targets of […]

The Nigerian Government has dismissed media reports claiming that Ukraine is recruiting Nigerian volunteers into its troops in the wake of the Russian invasion of the country. Reports making the rounds have it that a registration desk has been set up at the Ukrainian Embassy in Abuja, where Nigerians are being enlisted to support Ukraine […]

There has been global condemnation of the early Thursday invasion of Ukraine by Russia with President Volodymyr Zelensky declaring martial law in the country, and asking every citizen to arm themselves. Russia forces, with heavy weaponry, moved into different cities of its smaller neighbour’s territory, and reports of explosions have rocked Kyiv, the Ukrainian capital. […]

The Federal Government has advised Nigerians living in Ukraine to be vigilant and calm while they take responsibility for their personal security and safety in the crisis areas in Ukraine. In a communique issued by the embassy of Nigeria in Ukraine, the FG said anyone in Ukraine who considers the situation emotionally disturbing may wish […]

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