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27 Aug 2019
“The key (to Cybercrime) really is the lack of law enforcement environment, the feeling that you can do almost anything and get away with it. They were able to grow and evolve into organized enterprises.” This is a statement by Dmitri Alperovitch, a Russia-born U.S. citizen and co-founder and CTO of security firm CrowdStrike. It…
Wizkid
28 Jul 2019
We reported earlier that Nigerian music sensation, Wizkid recently signed a deal as the new brand ambassador of United Bank for Africa (UBA). The superstar singer was among the many prominent people who gathered for the 2019 Tony Elumelu Foundation Forum at UBA Marketplace, Transcorp Hilton. Wizkid during his speech at the event tagged  “Afro Pop…
25 Jul 2019
Scores of students of Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijagun, Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, yesterday clashed with men of Special Anti Robbery Squad and burnt their operation vehicle.
11 Jul 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Kano zonal office on Tuesday arraigned one Alaramma Zakari before Justice A.T. Badamasi of a Kano State...
17 Jun 2019
Nigerian artist, Naira Marley who recently regained his freedom after spending several weeks in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has vowed to help others in jail. According to the "Am I A Yahoo Boy" crooner, many people are locked up for crimes they may not have committed. Taking to social media…
Falz
15 Jun 2019
Multiple award-winning Nigerian singer, Falz who has always been very vocal about his criticism of internet fraud popularly known as yahoo yahoo has once again voiced out on the ill effects of the criminal act on Nigeria's image in the international community. The "Hypocrite" crooner said he will continue to speak against cybercrime despite the…
15 Jun 2019
Embattled Nigerian entertainer, Naira Marley has finally regained his freedom after he was released from Ikoyi Prison yesterday. The young singer it would be recalled was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in connection to cybercrime popularly known as yahoo yahoo. His release is coming 14 days after he was granted bail on…
Ruggedman
15 Jun 2019
Nigerian rapper Ruggedman has taken to social media to reveal that he was attacked in London by some yet-to-be-identified masked men. His attack is coming on the heels of the release of embattled Nigerian rapper, Naira Marley who was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in connection to cybercrime. Ruggedman who shared…
12 Jun 2019
Nigerian music heartthrob, Simi has opined that the current Nigerian education system has killed lots of talents as it has promoted the belief that people can only succeed by following a certain path. The "Joromo" hitmaker who faulted the Nigerian education system took to Twitter to express her thoughts. She tweeted: "I feel like the current…
10 Jun 2019
Many fans of embattled Nigerian singer, Naira Marley rejoiced when a Lagos court granted the singer bail some weeks ago. In an update to his bail situation, his management has given an update concerning the processing of his bail and according to them, the "Am I A Yahoo Boy" crooner is still in custody because they…
30 May 2019
Veteran Nigerian rapper, Ruggedman has been under fire from different quarters following the arrest and subsequent arraignment of fellow entertainer, Naira Marley by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Naira Marley was arrested in connection to internet fraud better known as yahoo yahoo. Prior to his arrest, he had been vocal about his support of…
26 May 2019
Nigerian rapper, Ruggedman has further restated his earlier stand that he did not snitch on embattled Nigerian singer, Naira Marley who was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) some weeks ago in connection to internet fraud popularly known as yahoo yahoo. Speaking about the allegations made against him by Kemi Olunloyo who…

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