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875,500 Nigerians living as slaves – Report

FILE PHOTO: Nigerian prostitutes busted by Catalan police
Photo: BBC

Nigeria has the world’s eighth highest number of slaves – 875,500 – and is a key source country for women trafficked to Europe and sold into sex work, the third Global Slavery Index has revealed. The report showed that nearly 46 million people around the world are living as slaves, forced to work in factories, […]

Dethroned 2016 Miss Nollywood Culture and Tourism exposes organizer


Grace Okoro Adaeze, the dethroned 2016 Miss Nollywood Culture and Tourism, over arrogant behaviour and her nonchalant attitude which she reportedly displayed towards her organisation. The ex-beauty queen has come out to give her side of the story concerning the allegations made against her in the official press release by the organizers of the Miss […]

LUTH doctor, Adekoya-Cole killed in Ijebu-Ode

Dr Thomas Adekoya-Cole

A consultant orthopaedic surgeon, working with Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, Dr Thomas Adekoya-Cole was killed this morning in his town near Itele,Ijebu-Ode Ogun state, moments after being abducted from his country home. He was gruesomely macheted to death. Dr Cole, 60 in February, was said to have been killed by suspected sympathisers of a […]

Buhari: Year of triumph, pains, consolidation, achievement

President Muhammadu Buhari addressing the UN General Assembly on 28 September

Here is the full text of the broadcast made by President Muhammadu Buhari made today to commemorate the first anniversary of his administration My compatriots, It is one year today since our administration came into office. It has been a year of triumph, consolidation, pains and achievements. By age, instinct and experience, my preference is […]

List of looters to be published by Lai Mohammed’s ministry, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari in his commemorative first anniversary broadcast did not reveal the list of Nigeria’s treasury looters as promised weeks before. Instead, he spoke about ‘significant amount of assets being recovered”, and also hinted about the difficulties being encountered in recovering loot from the looters. “The processes of recovery can be tedious and time […]

Buhari’s achievements in 365 says

President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari campaigned for election on three themes: anti-corruption, jobs and security. So he has his job cut for him when he took the oath on 29 May. How has he fared since then. Femi Adesina, media adviser to the President rolls out a long list of the President’s various efforts: SECURITY: •The relocation […]

In Video: Buhari in the eyes of the common man

Opinion poll on Buhari

Some ordinary Nigerians on the streets of Lagos assess President Muhammadu Buhari’s first year in the office. The respondents were randomly picked, not scientifically, as polls do. What we notice was that the man on the street is still holding to its view of Buhari as demonstrated on 28 March 2015; either for or against, […]

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