INTERPOL links N210m face mask fraud to Nigeria

The International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) has announced the arrest of suspects involved in a face-mask fraud scheme. The organisation disclosed that part of the money, nearly €500,000 (N210million), “had already been sent to the United Kingdom, all of which was destined for an account in Nigeria.” Compromised emails were uncovered by financial institutions and […]

CAC pastor arrested for holding Easter Service, worshippers flee

A pastor at the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Ogijo, in Sagamu Local Government area of Ogun State, was on Sunday arrested for having an Easter Service, in defiance to government’s COVID-19 lockdown directive. The pastor, Jonathan Olowonisile, was arrested alongside his associate and two others. Lasgidi Reporters learnt that worshippers in the service fled immediately […]

Photos: Troops destroy Boko Haram bases in Niger, Nigeria, discover hundreds of weapons

Chadian troops have continued their massive bombardment of Boko Haram enclaves. The major onslaught commenced on Sunday March 29, 2020. Troops have been recording success to the extent that the sect leader, Abubakar Shekau, released an audio asking his fleeing fighters to remain at battlefield. On Saturday, soldiers destroyed five bases of Boko Haram hideouts and recovered […]