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Forbes reveals the richest king in Nigeria

Forbes have released list of the richest king in Nigeria. The Olugbo of Ugbo Kingdom, HRM Frederick Obateru Akinruntan was named the richest monarch in Nigeria. Oba Akinruntan beat the likes of the Alaafin of Oyo, the Sultan of Sokoto, the Ooni of Ife and the likes to emerge the …

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London attack: Third attacker named as Youssef Zaghba

The third London Bridge attacker has been named as 22-year-old Youssef Zaghba, a Moroccan-Italian man. Pakistan-born Khuram Butt, 27, and Rachid Redouane, 30, both from Barking were the other two attackers. Two more victims have been been named – Australian nurse Kirsty Boden, 28, and French national Alexandre Pigeard, 27, …

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Nigerians Kick as Senate Proposes N5 Fuel Levy

Some Nigerians in Abuja on Friday flayed the Senate recommendation for a N5 fuel levy on every litre of petrol or diesel imported into the country. The respondents expressed their views in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja. Speaking to NAN, Adebayo Ojo, a resident noted …

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Charles Taylor Ex-Wife Appears In Court To Deny Charges Of Rape

The ex-wife of convicted Liberian president Charles Taylor denied committing ‘allegations of rape and torture’, a court has heard. Agnes Reeves-Taylor, 51, is alleged to have condoned rape and torture amounting to ‘extremely grave war crimes’, Westminster Magistrates Court heard. During the Liberian Civil War Reeves-Taylor is said to have …

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US Mississippi shooting leaves eight dead

Shooting in the US state of Mississippi has left eight people dead, including a local deputy sheriff, police say. The shootings took place in three separate locations in Lincoln County, south Mississippi. A male suspect, named in local media as Cory Godbolt, was detained on Sunday morning and is in police …

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Fight Erupts At Nigerian Embassy In Washington

Chaos broke out at a department inside the Embassy of Nigeria in Washington D.C. United States last Monday after two officials of the embassy began fighting. The officials, according to Per Second News, are Mr. Robert Mumford Ditto, a Filipino and one Saka Ologele from Nigeria. Apparently left fuming after …

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