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MKO Abiola Denied NLC Offer To Free Him Under Abacha – Adams Oshiomhole Speaks

The national chairmanship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and former governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomhole has said the late Chief MKO Abiola rejected a move by the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, to free him from detention. Oshiomhole said the sincere move by labour leaders to free Abiola from the […]

Doctors Declared Ras Kimono Fit Three Weeks To Death – Manager

Daddy Faizer, the manager of the late popular Reggae musician, Ras Kimono, has said the singer underwent a medical test about three weeks ago and the doctors said he was in a good shape. When Sunday Scoop visited Kimono’s house in Magodo, Lagos, during the week, family members and well-wishers swamped the residence. Efforts to […]

Nigerians That Fled The Country For Greener Pastures Are Now Trying To Come Back” – Buhari

President Buhari says that many of the Nigerians that have left the country for greener pastures in other countries are now trying to return home. President Buhari  said this while speaking with guests who came to celebrate the end of Ramadan with him at the state house in Abuja. He said every Nigerian should preach the message […]

I Killed My Boss And Girlfriend Because He Bought Her A Phone While Owing Me – Houseboy

Raphael Jaja, the houseboy of a naval officer, Lieutenant Abubakar Yusuf, 35, has revealed why and how he killed him and his girlfriend, Lorraine Onye, a 300 level student. Initial reports had it that the naval officer killed his lover and fled, until recently when a discreet investigation unraveled the mystery behind the crime after […]

24-Year-Old Lawyer Dies Of Cancer Shortly After Marriage | Photos

A lawyer who was barely 9 months married has been laid to rest. Barr. Mrs Onyinye Ukpor died of cancer of the blood nine months after her wedding at the age of 24. Her colleagues, friends and husband have been paying tribute to her. Too sad. After so many years in school! Two more photos […]

Olukoya Withdraws As Kidnapper Evans’ Lawyer

The lawyer representing Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans has withdrawn his representation from all criminal charges against his client. Olukoya Ogungbeje said his decision to withdraw as counsel to Evans were “for personal reasons.” “For the avoidance of doubt, we wish to state categorically that we have fought a good fight this far despite […]

“Your hate for my father shall kill you” – Gumsu Abacha slams Wole Soyinka

Gumsu Fatima Abacha has slammed Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka over the comments he made about her father, late military dictator, Sani bacha. “Wole soyinka oya na!!! Over to you!! Wicked old hawk …. your hate for my father shall kill you. Olori buruku mad cow” she wrote on Facebook. Recall that the acclaimed playwright […]

Nigeria Police Force Moves To End Menace of SARS Officers

The Nigeria Police Force has taken steps towards ending the menace of SARS officers. The force via its twitter handle has released telephone numbers dedicated to cater to complains from victims, past and present. See more of their tweets below

Court Fixes July 10 For Melaye’s Trial

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Maitama, Abuja, has fixed July 10 and 11 for the resumption of a criminal case instituted against the Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye. The Punch gathered on Wednesday that the development followed the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami’s letter dated […]

Russian Lawmaker Cautions Women Against Having Sex With Foreigners During World Cup

Russian women have been told to resist the temptation to enter intimate relationship with foreign players and fans alike during the month long display of soccer artistry. A senior law maker in Russia Tamara Pletnyova who gave the charge on Wednesday said sex with foreigners while the competition lasted could result into pregnancy later leading […]

UK Warns EFCC & INEC Over 2019 Election

The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright has warned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, against bias ahead of the 2019 general elections. The UK envoy spoke when he visited the corporate headquarters of the EFCC in Abuja on Wednesday. He said, “INEC and EFCC should […]

Man Had His Foot Amputated Then Served It To Friends For dinner (Photos)

A man cooked his foot and served it to a group of friends at a dinner party after being forced to have it amputated. The bizarre incident happened two years ago but came to light this week after the amputee told his story on Reddit. Around two years ago, he was seriously hurt in a motorcycle […]

Boy Shoots Girlfriend in The Head 3 Times & Runs Over Her With A Car But He Dies While Fleeing Scene

A woman was shot and killed by her boyfriend on Erie Boulevard, New York. He then tried to escape the scene but was knocked down by a car and died. Nahjayyah Daise, 21, from Albany, New York, and Larnell Kennedy, 22, had been dating on and off. But on Sunday, Larnell shot Daise as she drove them […]

Nigerian Man Reveals Why He Buried His Father In Brand New BMW Jeep

A wealthy Nigerian man has made revelations why he decided to bury his father in a brand new BMW car. A Nigerian man who honoured his father by burying him in a brand new luxury BMW, instead of a coffin has revealed why he did it. The wealthy man identified as Azubuike revealed that he […]

Innoson Retracts False Statement About GTBank

Innoson Motors, in a shocking twist to its court case with Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB) has admitted to a false statement in its recent declaration of victory against the bank. This was stated in a recent statement released by the spokesman, Cornelius Osigwe, in which automobile entrepreneur recanted an initial tweet stating that the Supreme […]

“Obasanjo Would Be Jailed If I Was President” – Oshiomhole

Former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomole, has said he would have arrested and prosecuted former President Olusegun Obasanjo if he were President Muhammadu Buhari. This is coming as the former Edo State governor received more endorsements from the national leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, as well as governors elected on the platform of the […]

Nigerian Pharmacist in Chicago Shoots Wife Dead, Their 8 Year old Daughter & Himself

The dead bodies of three family members were found in a home in west suburban Chicago. It has now been revealed that they are Nigerians and it was a murder-suicide carried out by the father. Olasunkanmi Esho,42, a Nigerian Pharmacist living in Chicago, shot his Cameroonian wife, Bourk Esho, 33, and their 7-year-old daughter, Olivia Esho, after which […]

FBI Arrests 34 Nigerians For Alleged Cyber Fraud

The U.S. Federal authorities have arrested no fewer than 34 Nigerians for allegedly defrauding businesses and U.S. citizens of several millions of dollars, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said. FBI said in a statement that the fraud was a significant coordinated effort to disrupt Business Email Compromise (BEC) schemes that were designed to intercept […]

”I Joined Kidnapping Gang So I Can Make Money To Celebrate Sallah” Suspect Says

A member of a kidnapping gang, Mohammed Kwari, 23, who was recently arrested by the Niger state police command, says he joined the gang so he can make money to buy things to celebrate the forthcoming Sallah holiday this Friday June 15th and Monday June 18th. Mohammed and another member of his kidnapping gang, Emmanuel […]

”Direct The Police To Respect The Fundamental Rights Of Nigerians” Femi Falana Tells President Buhari | Video

As Nigerians on social media continue the campaign for #ENDSARS, Human Rights activist and lawyer, Femi Falana, yesterday called on President Buhari to direct security forces and the Nigerian police to respect the fundamental human rights of Nigerians. Falana made the call when he spoke at the June 12 investiture yesterday. Falana said President Buhari […]