Yemen court sentences President Trump, Saudi king, and Crown prince to death for alleged war crimes

A Yemeni court has issued death sentences against ten defendants including President Donald Trump, Saudi King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, and crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud for alleged war crimes.  The case against the defendants was held in their absence at Houthi-run Specialised Criminal Court in the Yemeni governorate of Saada over the Saudi-ledContinue reading “Yemen court sentences President Trump, Saudi king, and Crown prince to death for alleged war crimes”

Nigerian man, Kaycee Madu appointed Minister of Justice in Canada

A Nigerian man, Kaycee Madu has made history after being appointed a Minister of Justice in Alberta, Canada.  Premier Jason Kenney on Tuesday August 25, elevated Madu to the justice portfolio from Municipal Affairs in a cabinet shuffle that saw Calgary-Elbow MLA Doug Schweitzer move from justice to an economic portfolio. With the appointment, Madu is now the firstContinue reading “Nigerian man, Kaycee Madu appointed Minister of Justice in Canada”

Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos becomes the World’s first person to have a net worth of $200 billion

Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos has become the first person in the World to have a net worth of $200 billion. Forbes reported that Bezos was worth $204.6 billion as of 1:50 pm ET on Wednesday, August 26, when Amazon stock gained 2%. The 56-year-old who is already the richest person in the world, saw his net worth increaseContinue reading “Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos becomes the World’s first person to have a net worth of $200 billion”

ECOWAS Suspends Mali, Directs Members To Close Borders .

Mali has been suspended from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) decision making bodies with immediate effect. ECOWAS decision followed the recent military forceful takeover of government in that country. Besides, the Coupist have been denied all kind of legitimacy by the regional body, while also demanding the immediate release of President IbrahimContinue reading “ECOWAS Suspends Mali, Directs Members To Close Borders .”

Largest Container Vessel Berths At Onne Port, Rivers state

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Sunday announced the berthing of the biggest container vessel to ever dock at a Nigerian Seaport. General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, Mr Adams Jatto, in a statement explained that the Maerskline Stardelhorn vessel with length overall of 300 metres, width of 48 metres was received at the Federal Ocean Terminal,Continue reading “Largest Container Vessel Berths At Onne Port, Rivers state”

BREAKING:FG Reopen Airports For International Flights, Announces Date

The federal government has announced to reopen Nigeria’s airspace for international travel on August 29. Hadi Sirika, the minister of aviation, announced on Monday that the reopening procedure will mirror that of domestic flights where operations began with the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos and Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja. “Glad to announceContinue reading “BREAKING:FG Reopen Airports For International Flights, Announces Date”

Gbajabiamila Spearheads African Speakers’ Push For Debts Cancellation

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Monday convened a meeting of some African Speakers of Parliaments where it was agreed that there is an urgent need to push for debt cancellation for the continent from their multilateral and bilateral partners. This is as Gbajabiamila’s initiative to establish the Conference of AfricanContinue reading “Gbajabiamila Spearheads African Speakers’ Push For Debts Cancellation”

Russia announces world’s first Coronavirus vaccine which offers ‘two years’ immunity

Russia president Vladimir Putin, has announced that his country has finally approved the world’s first Covid-19 vaccine, saying he has tested it on his daughter and it worked. According to Putin, the vaccine was developed at Moscow’s Gamaleya Institute, with large-scale production of the vaccine projected to start in September, while mass vaccination may beginContinue reading “Russia announces world’s first Coronavirus vaccine which offers ‘two years’ immunity”

Al-Qaeda is penetrating North West region of Nigeria – US government alerts Nigerian government

The United States government says members of the deadly Al-Qaeda insurgent group have started penetrating the North-Western part of Nigeria. The Cable reports that Dagvin Anderson, commander of the US special operations command, Africa, made this known during a press briefing. According to the report, Anderson said  “We have engaged with Nigeria and continue to engageContinue reading “Al-Qaeda is penetrating North West region of Nigeria – US government alerts Nigerian government”

Hushpuppi gets another top rated lawyer in California

Ramon Abbas a.k.a Hushpuppi has gotten another lawyer to represent him in California.  Hushpuppi’s lawyer, Gal Pissetzky who is only licensed to practice in Chicago will now be supported by Vicki Podberesky of Andrues/Podberesky law firm based in Los Angeles. The law firm specialises in representing individuals in both state and federal criminal matters, as well as companiesContinue reading “Hushpuppi gets another top rated lawyer in California”

Nigerian care worker ordered to leave UK by the end of the month

A Nigerian care worker in the UK has been ordered to leave the country by the end of the month despite his contributions towards fighting the Coronavirus pandemic.  30-year-old Anugwom Izuchukwu Goodluck left Nigeria in 2018 to study a master’s degree in International Relations at the University of Sussex. After graduating last summer, he beganContinue reading “Nigerian care worker ordered to leave UK by the end of the month”

US Navy honours Nigerian man, Lt Victor Agunbiade for accountability

https://googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/ads?client=ca-pub-2427099653703778&output=html&h=300&slotname=1205044426&adk=2546591518&adf=1656107540&w=360&lmt=1595705468&rafmt=1&psa=1&guci=2.2.0.0.2.2.0.0&format=360×300&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.lindaikejisblog.com%2F2020%2F7%2Fus-navy-honours-nigerian-man-lt-victor-agunbiade-for-accountability.html&flash=0&fwr=1&rpe=1&resp_fmts=3&sfro=1&wgl=1&dt=1595705466578&bpp=86&bdt=3999&idt=1928&shv=r20200723&cbv=r20190131&ptt=9&saldr=aa&abxe=1&cookie=ID%3D8de097bf7a3a71f6%3AT%3D1594140153%3AS%3DALNI_Mbi61OllDtgl4u9xBmVa_jpzPbWLA&prev_fmts=360×300&correlator=4616692101236&frm=20&pv=1&ga_vid=1763276670.1594140155&ga_sid=1595705468&ga_hid=904840228&ga_fc=0&iag=0&icsg=562987784519424&dssz=47&mdo=0&mso=0&u_tz=60&u_his=11&u_java=0&u_h=640&u_w=360&u_ah=640&u_aw=360&u_cd=24&u_nplug=0&u_nmime=0&adx=0&ady=877&biw=360&bih=560&scr_x=0&scr_y=1268&eid=21066154%2C21066358%2C21066624%2C21066752&oid=3&pvsid=644292231938858&pem=72&ref=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.lindaikejisblog.com%2Fpage%2F1&rx=0&eae=0&fc=900&brdim=0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C360%2C0%2C360%2C560%2C360%2C560&vis=1&rsz=%7C%7CeE%7C&abl=CS&pfx=0&fu=8320&bc=31&ifi=2&uci=a!2&fsb=1&xpc=bd1PiMfP5P&p=https%3A//www.lindaikejisblog.com&dtd=2009 The United States Navy has commended a Nigerian man identified as Lieutenant Victor Agunbiade for managing it’s largest overseas cash disbursement office well. Lieutenant Agunbiade was awarded the Navy and Marin Corp Development Medal for his exemplary accountability. According to the US Navy, Agunbiade effectively managed its largest cash disbursing office handling 45 millionContinue reading “US Navy honours Nigerian man, Lt Victor Agunbiade for accountability”

US is ranked one of the worst countries in the world to raise a family, while Iceland and Norway are named the best. See the full list

The US is one of the worst countries in the world to raise a family according to a new research of the world’s biggest economies carried out by travel and family experts ‘Asher and Lyric’ In the new research the US also scored badly in terms of the country with the highest cost of living. RankedContinue reading “US is ranked one of the worst countries in the world to raise a family, while Iceland and Norway are named the best. See the full list”

President Buhari wears a face mask for the first time in public as he arrives Mali for the ECOWAS peace mission (photos)

President Buhari wore a face mask today July 23 as he arrived in Mali for the ECOWAS peace mission. This would be the first time the President will be wearing a face mask in public since the Coronavirus pandemic started. 

President Buhari departs for Mali tomorrow July 23

President Buhari will on Thursday, July 23, depart for Bamako, Republic of Mali on a one-day visit, following the briefing by the ECOWAS Special Envoy to the country, former President Goodluck Jonathan. According to a statement released by presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, President Buhari and some ECOWAS leaders led by the Chairman of the Authority ofContinue reading “President Buhari departs for Mali tomorrow July 23”

UAE orders Nigerians with expired visas to leave on or before August 17

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ordered Nigerians with expired visas to leave the country on or before August 17. This development comes weeks after some Nigerians including Abass Ramon, popularly known as Hushpuppi, were arrested by the Dubai Police for fraud. In a statement released today July 22, the Nigerian Embassy in Abu Dhabi, UAE, announced that theContinue reading “UAE orders Nigerians with expired visas to leave on or before August 17”