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Nnamdi Kanu’s Lawyer barred from Nigerian Courts for Misconduct

Emeka Ugwuonye, who recently joined the legal team of the IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu can no longer practice law in Nigeria-his name has been struck off the list of lawyers following allegations of misconduct and breach of trust. Ugwonye who was peviously barred in New York and Maryland for alleged professional misconduct was hit by a sanction ordered by the ... Read More »

NairaBet Agent commits suicide over Client’s N600,000 win

An agent of NairaBet, a sports betting platform, has ended his life over his inability to pay a customer who allegedly won a N600,000 bet. PUNCH Metro learnt that residents of Obadeyi Ajala woke up on Wednesday to find the deceased dangling from a rope in an uncompleted shop at Ajala bus stop, on the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway. The incident was ... Read More »

Evander Holyfield is Greatest Living Boxer of All Times-Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday lauded the achievements of five-time world cruiserweight and heavyweight boxing champion, Evander Holyfield, describing him as the greatest living boxer of all times. Governor Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Ikeja when he received Holyfield on courtesy visit, said he was personally proud of the achievements of the legend in the ... Read More »

UBA excites Customers with new Mobile Banking APP

United Bank for Africa Plc, pan African financial institution, has announced the launch of a brand new mobile banking application with many user friendly features, in in demonstration of its commitment to deliver superior and innovative banking solutions to its customers. The new mobile app which comes with the biometric log-in feature for secure, personalized access is now available for ... Read More »

Top Entrepreneurs and celebrities unite to empower Nigerian Youths

Successful entrepreneurs, celebrities and scholars will gather in Lagos on Monday, May 29 under the auspices of Discovery for Youths to help Nigerian youths navigate their way into gainful employment and flourishing businesses in promotion of national development.   According to a statement by the Coordinator of the project, Mrs Francisca Ajakaiye. She indicated that the entrepreneurs and celebrities uniting ... Read More »

Obasanjo goes back to school

Former President and a doctorate student of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Olusegun Obasanjo, has presented his research proposal to the university’s Faculty of Arts as part of the requirements for the award of a PhD degree. Mr. Obasanjo, who is pursuing a PhD in Christian Theology, was at the university on May 3 to present his PhD ... Read More »

I was persecuted in UK-Ibori

Former governor of Delta state, Chief James Ibori has said that he was persecuted for political reasons and not the charge brought against him for corrupt enrichment of self while in office. Ibori, who was released from London prison last December after five years in jail, was on Monday awarded £1 damages by a London court against the British Home ... Read More »

Titi, Atiku’s wife tells Court how Pastor Swindled her of N918m

Titi Atiku, wife of former Vice President Abubakar Atiku, on Tuesday told an Ikeja High Court, that she trusted a business partner who allegedly defrauded her of N918 million because of his status as a pastor. “I thought that the first defendant, being a pastor,  will not defraud me. “I thought that he was being genuine with me during our ... Read More »

Chukwuma Onuekwesi Channel TV’s State House Correspondent dies at 55

Hardworking Chukwuma Onuekwesi, the State House Correspondent of Channels TV is dead. He died at a private hospital in Abuja, in the early hours of today. He has covered several beats on Channels Television before he was seconded to cover the Presidential Villa as the State House Correspondent. Aged 55 Onuekwesi was a graduate of the University of Nsukka and ... Read More »

Gov. Ikpeazu Commends CKN, accepts Invite to 1st Annual Lecture

Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has commended the Editorial Board of Nigeria’s foremost Online Media Platform, CKN NEWS for its effort at bringing credibility to online publishing practice in Nigeria. He made this assertion in Umuahia at the weekend when he received members of the Editorial Board of CKN News who were at the State House on a courtesy ... Read More »