‘Close the borders once you win in 2019 so Obasanjo would not escape’ – Oba of Lagos urges President Buhari

The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to prevent former President Olusegun Obasanjo from “escaping” from the country once he emerges winner of the February 2019 presidential election. In an interview with Punch, the Lagos…

Nigerian government to impose a fine of $4000 on overstaying foreigners

The federal government has introduced strict punitive measures against foreigners who overstay their visa approved days in the country. Depending on the number of days, foreigners who breach visa deadline may pay from $200 (N72, 000) to $4000 (N1.8million) as…

How SARS officials tortured and forced me to write confessional statement – Evans tells court

Kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans says his confessional statement after his arrest last year (2017), was given under duress. At the resumed hearing of his case on Friday, he told an Ikeja High Court, presided over by…