40 British territories to return Nigeria’s stolen wealth – UK

The United Kingdom on Tuesday said 40 jurisdictions including British territories were fully committed to sharing information that would facilitate the return of all the funds stolen from Nigeria and kept in their lands. A Member of Parliament and Minister of State for Immigration of the United Kingdom, Mr. Robert Goodwill, said this in Abuja […]…

Malawi leader survived 5 assassination attempts

Malawi leader Peter Mutharika has said the culture of hatred resulted in him being hunted like a criminal at the time he was campaigning for via OnlineNigeria News via Malawi leader survived 5 assassination attempts — Glitz&Glamour Magazine

Russian man to undergo first human head transplant

If you don’t believe in ✞God, it’s hard to believe in good EZ Online Ordination – Vocational & Wedding Ministers @UniverOneChurch ©2016 UniversalOneChurch.org While severing someone’s head and attaching it to another person’s body sounds like something straight out of a science fiction or horror movie, some real-life scientists say they are planning to do […]…

Zimbabwe warns US, Canadian envoys

Government has warned foreign envoys against trying to lecture Zimbabwe on human rights saying they needed to deal with the logs in their eyes first. via OnlineNigeria News via Zimbabwe warns US, Canadian envoys — Glitz&Glamour Magazine

25.3m Nigerians are out of school – Education Minister

Millions of Nigerian children and youths are out of school as the education sector battles challenges including poor funding, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has said. “About 25.3 million students at all levels of education are out- of- school in the country,” Adamu told journalists after the presentation of a draft roadmap for the […]…

6,500 migrants rescued off Libya

About 6,500 migrants have been rescued off Libya, the Italian coastguard says, in one of the biggest operations of its kind to date. Migrants from Eritrea and Somalia cheered, with some jumping into the water and swimming to the rescue vessels while others carefully carried babies aboard, AP news agency reported. Some 40 separate rescue […]…

Okorocha, Ohakim trade tackles over governance

• Ex-governor says policies impoverishing citizens • He lacks pedigree to criticise, says govt All may not be well with Imo going by the assessment of a former governor of the state, Dr. Ikedi Ohakim. In particular, Ohakim who recently announced his exit from partisan politics is worried that there is growing poverty and suffering […]…

Nigeria still ranked 152nd in 2016 Human Development Index by UNDP

Nigeria has been ranked 152nd in the 2016 report of the African Human Development Index, HDI, released by the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, in Nairobi, Kenya, last weekend. Consequently, the country retained its 2014 status as there was no forward or backward shift from the computation. Nigeria’s HDI value for 2014, according to UNDP’s […]…

Death of Nigerian social worker at a sex party in the UK ruled as accident

The death of 35-year-old Nigerian social worker who died at a James Bond-themed swingers party after he told his friend he was attending an evening church service has been ruled as an accident on Thursday, August 25th, 2016 at Herts Coroner’s Court. Edmund Echukwu, who was born in Nigeria and lived at Springwood Crescent in […]…

Two Nigerian men and South African women arrested over online dating scam

South African Police on Tuesday, August 23, arrested two Nigerian men and South African women in Cape Town, who were working together to dupe local women seeking for love online. The fraudsters aged between 27 and 38 opened bank accounts with all the banks in South Africa and have been using the accounts to swindle […]…