Nigeria is not a dictatorship- Atiku Abubakar condemns rearrest of Omoyele Sowore inside Abuja court

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice Presient of Nigeria, has condemned the rearrest of Omoyele Sowore, inside the Federal High Court Abuja by men of the Department of State Security DSS. In a statement released this evening, Atiku stressed that Nigeria is not a dictatorship and so the rule of law must be obeyed by all and […]

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New Orleans City Government Hit By Ransomware Attack

The city of New Orleans powered down its servers and instructed employees to unplug their computers and disconnect from Wi-Fi following an apparent ransomware attack Friday. The city first detected suspicious activity on its network indicative of a potential cyberattack Friday morning, according to the New Orleans emergency preparedness campaign Twitter account. As a result […]

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Court orders final forfeiture of N1.5bn hospital traced to Okorocha’s aide to Federal Government

A Federal High Court which sat in Owerri today December 6, ordered the final forfeiture of a N1.5 Billion state-of-the-art 200-bed hospital traced to an aide of former Governor of Imo State and Senator representing Imo West Senatorial district, Rochas Okorocha. Justice T.G Ringin ordered the final forfeiture of the hospital after Pascal Obi, now a serving member of […]

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Nigeria: Abductors of Pregnant Woman, 9-Year-Old Girl Demand N30 Million

Kaduna — Abductors of the pregnant woman identified as Mrs Okeke who was abducted by gunmen with two other children aged 9 and 12 in their homes in the Juji area of Kaduna have made a demand of N10 million for each of their victims. The gunmen numbering about 20 stormed the area at about […]

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Buhari knows Nigerians will never stand up for those that stand up for them – Seun Kuti speaks on Sowore’s rearrest in court

Seun Kuti has reacted to Omoyele Sowore’s rearrest at the Federal High Court in Abuja which led to an uproar yesterday December 6. According to the music star, Buhari’s biggest weapon is knowing that Nigerians will never stand up for those that stand up for them. The son of Nigerian music legend Fela, recounted how same treatment was […]

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Photo: Ogun State Police arrest man with 300 wraps of Indian Hemp

A man identified as Ibrahim Aremu, popularly called Jenromi, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly being in possession of about 300 wraps of suspected Indian hemp. The command spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, made this known on Friday, December 6th saying the suspect was arrested following information received by the police at Enugada division […]

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“Suspension of Strike Without Electricity Is An Assault to Nigerians” – Olorungbotemi, VAM Publisher

VAM Online Newspaper through the Publisher, Olorungbotemi Tunde Bright, One Voice, made an appeal to the Federal Government of Nigeria to listen and pay adequate attention to the National Union of Electricity Employees (NUEE) leadership in a statement at a press conference held in Lagos. Olorungbotemi call on the Federal Government to look at the […]

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‘Hungry’ man, 21, arrested for beheading a woman before ‘eating her brain’ with rice

A young man has been arrested for beheading a woman before eating her brain with rice because he was hungry. 21-year-old Lloyd Bagtong, was arrested on Thursday, December 5, on the island of Mindanao after the unidentified woman’s corpse was found in the Misamis Oriental province of Northern Mindanao with her head cut off and […]

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Uganda: Slow Tourism Growth As Tourist Arrivals Drop in 2019

Uganda’s tourism earnings are estimated to have grown slower in the first ten months of 2019, Bank of Uganda (BOU) has said. The government planned to attract more than one million tourists this year to spurt on the 1.8 million people received in 2018. But the Central Bank says after ten months, only about 1.2 […]

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