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I started robbing only women after losing N6m in sports betting – Abuja robbery suspect

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team, IRT, have arrested three members of a notorious robbery gang that specializes in snatching expensive cars from women in Abuja.   The suspects, Ego Ike, Obinna Igwe and Adamu Nuhu, were arrested in Abuja and Kaduna State, weeks after they robbed a female staff of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) while returning from work.   During interrogation, they confessed that they chose to attack only women because they are easier prey, easy to scare, with or without a gun. One of the suspects, Ego Ike, said: “I was formerly …

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Homosexuality: Nigerians Now Top Asylum Seekers In Canada

According to data received from the Refugee Protection Division of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Nigerians are now the largest nationals seeking refugee status in Canada with 12,138 pending applications as of December 2018.   The Canadian authorities, however, pointed out that two out of every three Nigerian applicants claim to be victims of homophobic attacks. The Federal Government led by former President Goodluck Jonathan had in 2014 signed the Same Sex (Prohibition) Act which outlawed gay marriage and prescribed a prison term of 14 years for persons found guilty of such.   According to the RPD, which is …

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FG to shut down Enugu airport for ‘security reasons’

The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced plans to shut down the Akanu Ibiam International Airport due to security reasons.   Speaking in Lagos at a stakeholders forum on Friday, Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika explained that the airport will be degraded for international operations, because the runway length is not ideal for such operations.   According to him, the market, television masts and free trade zone needs to be relocated for the airport to be fit for safe flights. Facebook Comments

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