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Italy deports 40 Nigerians

Forty Nigerians were Tuesday evening deported from Italy for immigration and criminal offences. The deportation is coming barely four days after the United Kingdom Government repatriated 23 Nigerians for similar offences. The yesterday’s deportees, comprising male and female were returned to the country through the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos at around 8:25pm. An immigration source told our correspondent ... Read More »

INEC Chairman to Parties: Stop fielding certificate forgers, ex-convicts for elections

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Mahmud Yakubu, has called on political parties to carry out necessary checks before nominating candidates for elections. The INEC chairman made the comment while speaking at the stakeholders’ validation conference on INEC’s Strategic Plan, in Abuja, on Tuesday. He lamented that parties in some cases nominate ex-convicts and people with forged ... Read More »

How I almost jumped into a well to commit suicide-Mr. Ibu

Nollywood Actor, John Okafor, popularly known as Mr. Ibu has narrated how he almost jumped into a well to commit suicide several years ago. He said he was devastated when the man he was living with at Ajao Estate area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria threw him out of his house. Mr. Ibu said he was frustrated and decided to end ... Read More »

God sent Meningitis to punish Nigerians for their sins-Gov. Yari

Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State has said that the outbreak of Type C Cerebrospinal Meningitis in the country was a direct punishment from God to the people of Nigeria for their various sinful acts. He said that God had always sent strange illnesses which had no cure to torment the people for turning their back on Him ,. Yari ... Read More »