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‘Explain how you spent Ekiti’s N252bn’ – Group tackles Fayose

‘Explain how you spent Ekiti’s N252bn’ – Group tackles Fayose

​A political pressure group under the aegis of Ekiti Recovery Movement(ERM), has asked Mr Ayodele Fayose to account for how he spent a whopping sum of N251.99b being the amount that accrued to the state as federal allocation and Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) under his reign. The group, which accused the Governor of misappropriating the said sum, also asked him to explain the true wage bill of... »

Ekiti 2018: Fayemi, APC jittery – PDP candidate, Eleka

Ekiti 2018: Fayemi, APC jittery – PDP candidate, Eleka

​Kolapo Olusola Campaign Organisation (KOCO), the campaign team of the Ekiti State Deputy Governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola has described the statement by the All Progressives Congress (APC), criticizing Olusola’s visit to public schools in the State as function of “Acquired Political Laziness and Electoral Failure Syndrome”. It described APC’s... »

Lady pours hot water on baby daddy because of domestic violence kikiotolu

Lady pours hot water on baby daddy because of domestic violence

The police in Lagos have finally arrested a fleeing 32-year-old woman for pouring a half-bucket of boiling water on her partner, Ike Akachi, and causing him grievous bodily harm on May 29, 2018. Joy Imeribe, the accused, said in a statement to the police that the incident happened following a quarrel with Mr Akachi at their home in Ijesha. According to the police report, Ms Imeribe had been a vict... »

Phone thief was beaten in Lagos during Super Eagles game kikiotolu

Phone thief was beaten in Lagos during Super Eagles game

A twitter user has revealed that while Nigeria was being beaten by Czech Republic in Austria, a phone thief was also being beaten in Lagos. See what the Twitter user wrote below; While people were watching the Nigeria vs Czech Republic match in a beer joint near Adex hotel, Surulere, this dude just entered the next joint and stole two phones. And before you could says ‘Super Eagles’ he... »

7 people arrested for importing kids to beg in Lagos kikiotolu

7 people arrested for importing kids to beg in Lagos

The Decoy Team of the Rapid Response Squad has arrested seven barons for importing 8 physically challenged children into Lagos for begging on Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Ikeja, Lagos. The seven Barons along with 6 of their 8 beggars were arrested mid – day on Monday, after almost a week of monitoring. Amongst the Barons arrested were: Sanni Isiaku (40), Abubakar Gahu (50), Abdullahi Mohammed ... »

13 Nigerian yahoo boys in tears after their arrest in Philippines kikiotolu

13 Nigerian yahoo boys in tears after their arrest in Philippines

The Philippines police have arrested 13 Nigerians and a Filipino accomplice allegedly behind an “online scamming syndicate” that victimized Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and other nationalities during raids conducted overnight in Imus City in Cavite province on Sunday. Imus City police chief Supt. Audi Madrideo said members of what he described as an “online syndicate” would create fraudulent F... »

Germany to deport 30,000 Nigerians – Presidency

Germany to deport 30,000 Nigerians – Presidency

​Germany is set to deport close to 30,000 Nigerians seeking asylum in the country. Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Diaspora and Foreign Affairs, Hon. Abike Dabiri Erewa disclosed this at a programme; “Developing a mixed migration strategy for UNHCR Nigeria” in Abuja on Tuesday. “Germany said it has about 25,000 to 30,000 Nigerians seeking asylum and they can’t guarantee t... »

Omokri reacts to NASS threat to impeach Buhari, chides Saraki, Dogara

Omokri reacts to NASS threat to impeach Buhari, chides Saraki, Dogara

​Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has reacted to the threat by National Assembly to commence impeachment process against President Muhammadu Buhari. Recall that the National Assembly at a joint session, on Tuesday, threatened to invoke its powers against the President, if nothing was done to end the ongoing harassment and humiliation of perceived political opponents by t... »

Chimpanzee Killed And Roasted In Delta State (Photos) kikiotolu

Big Chimpanzee Killed And Roasted In Delta State (Photos)

There is this myth which says there is nothing Nigerians can’t eat, and this news is set to back that claim. Despite the strong resemblance between an adult wild chimpanzee and we humans, people in Effurun, Delta State have been spotted roasting one. A big Chimpanzee was killed by local hunters around Warri-Effurun in Delta State with a large crowd gathering to witness how the meat was proce... »

Onlookers laugh and joke as woman commits suicide - Shocking video kikiotolu blog

Onlookers laugh and joke as woman commits suicide – Shocking video

Watch the shocking video of onlookers laughing and joking as a lady commits suicide by jumping off a bridge in New Jersey. The unnamed woman is seen in the video climbing the Arch Street Bridge Patterson, New Jersey. Some onlookers tried to call for her to come down but a number of people can be heard laughing and joking about it. Probably they thought she was pulling a stunt. But she wasn’t... »

Video_ Lady assaults her boyfriend because he cheated on her and got another lady pregnant kikiotolu

Video: Lady assaults her boyfriend because he cheated on her and got another lady pregnant

Watch trending and shocking video of a lady assaulting her boyfriend because he cheated on her and got another lady pregnant. The video which is making the rounds on social media shows a lady assaulting her boyfriend because he allegedly cheated on her and got another lady pregnant. She invited him over to her room and assaulted him in front of her friends. The video was posted on Instagram by Lin... »

Farmer ties squirrel to beer bottle and flogs it for stealing his crops kikiotolu

Farmer ties squirrel to beer bottle and flogs it for stealing his crops

A frustrated farmer tied a squirrel to a beer bottle and flogged the animal for stealing his crops. The squirrel had been caught eating corn on the man’s farm and the man managed to catch it, then decided to punish it. In a video shared on Chinese social media Weibo, the squirrel can be seen writhing in pain and struggling to break free as the man flogged it. “Why are you stealing from me? G... »

Buhari not a man – Senate Leader kikiotolu

Buhari not a man – Senate Leader

Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan has said President Muhammadu Buhari is not a man, but a phenomenon. Sen. Lawan, while hosting members of the North East Youth Coalition for President Buhari (NEYCPB) in his office, said Buhari is a phenomenon because his persona is now a movement and not a single personality. He stated that Buhari didn’t come into government for personal enrichment, thereby urging Nigeri... »

Lady kills her husband for beating cat kikiotolu

Lady kills her husband for beating cat

Police in Dallas, Texas say a woman has confessed to fatally shooting her husband “as he was beating the family cat” during an argument at their home. Mary Harrison, 47, was arrested after telling detectives that she shot Dexter Harrison, 49, during a domestic dispute on Saturday, police say in a statement. Neighbours say the cat recently went missing, and Mrs Harrison had posted flyer... »

‘Yahoo boy’ sent to prison for destroying EFCC evidence

‘Yahoo boy’ sent to prison for destroying EFCC evidence

​Peter Toluwabori, an alleged internet fraudster, was on Monday remanded at the Kirikiri Prisons in Lagos by an Ikeja Special Offences Court for allegedly destroying some evidence to be used by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Toluwabori, 26, whose address was not given, was remanded by Justice Mojisola Dada, following his “not-guilty’’ plea to a two-count charge of destroying ... »

2 Workers Fell Inside Cesspit Soakaway & Died In Aba Abia State, Residents Blamed Evil Forces

2 Workers Fell Inside Cesspit Soakaway & Died In Aba Abia State, Residents Blamed Evil Forces

​Tragedy struck residents of 176 Azikwe Road in Aba Abia State yesterday after two staff of a popular sewage disposal firm died in the building’s cesspit soakway while attempting to evacuate waste. A resident said one of the men came out through the pit’s manhole and attempted to help his colleague out. Both of them reportedly fell back into the pit and died before help arrived. Another version at... »

Former Ondo Gov, Mimiko set to dump PDP for Labour Party

Former Ondo Gov, Mimiko set to dump PDP for Labour Party

​A former governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko is set to dump the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to re-join his former party, Labour Party (LP). It was reported that the former governor, who was elected as governor of the state on the platform of LP in 2007 and 2012 before he joined PDP in 2014, has concluded plans to dump the party, over his displeasure with the outcome of the convention t... »

Ekiti 2018: Failed governor can’t sell failed candidate to Ekiti voters – PDP tells Gov. Akeredolu

Ekiti 2018: Failed governor can’t sell failed candidate to Ekiti voters – PDP tells Gov. Akeredolu

​The Kolapo Olusola Campaign Organisation (KOCO) the campaign organization of the Ekiti state deputy governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate, Prof Kolapo Olusola has told the governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, to face governance in his state instead of “wasting public funds” on the Ekiti State governorship election, which it said the All Progressives Congress (APC... »

Lauretta Onochie calls ex-presidents Obasanjo, Babangida ‘bad, ugly’ [PHOTO]

Lauretta Onochie calls ex-presidents Obasanjo, Babangida ‘bad, ugly’ [PHOTO]

​The Presidency on Monday subtly lashed out at former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and ex-Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida. President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, described Obasanjo and Babangida as bad and ugly. Onochie, who shared a photograph of Buhari, Obasanjo and Babangida, however described the current president as good. The photograph showed Buha... »

Police Recruitment: 5,059 shortlisted for medical screening

Police Recruitment: 5,059 shortlisted for medical screening

​THE Police Service Commission (PSC) has released the names of candidates shortlisted for medical screening as part of processes to recruit 6,000 constables into the force. The names of candidates invited for medical screening have been posted on the commission’s website. No fewer than 133,324 candidates applied for the job, but the figure has since dropped to 5,059 after various screening process... »

Nigerian Newspapers 10 things you need to know this morning kikiotolu blog

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Monday morning (4th June 2018)

Good morning readers! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers. Here are the top 10 things you need to know this Monday morning (4th June 2018). Here we go…. 1. No fewer than 10 persons were on Sunday killed with several persons injured in a clash that broke out between cult groups in Otukpo, Benue State. According to the Otukpo LG boss, Hon. George Alli, normalcy had since been rest... »

2018 World Cup Kanu Nwankwo robbed of N4m in Russia kikiotolu blog

2018 World Cup: Kanu Nwankwo robbed of N4m in Russia

Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu has been robbed on the way to Kaliningrad in Russia, according to reports. TASS Russian News Agency is reporting that US$11,000 (approximately N4m) was stolen from the former Arsenal striker while he was traveling from London to Moscow. Kanu’s final destination was Kaliningrad, the city that will host the Super Eagles World Cup opener against Croatia on June 16. At Khra... »

Biography of Nigeria’s first female chartered accountant, Olutoyin Olusola Olakunrin kikiotolu blog

Nigeria’s first female chartered accountant dies in church

Tragedy reportedly struck at St. Paul Anglican Church, Breadfruit, Lagos on Sunday when the first female chartered accountant in Nigeria and sub-Saharan Africa, Chief Mrs. Olutoyin Olusola Olakunrin, slumped and died. She was said to have slumped in the course of the church service and pronounced BID (Brought In Dead) at the hospital she was rushed to. She was the mother-in-law to Segun Agbaje, th... »

Saraki denies offa bank robbery allegations

Saraki denies offa bank robbery allegations

​Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has denied having any connection with the robbery that took place in Offa, a town in Kwara State. Earlier on Sunday, the police had summoned Saraki after some of the suspects who confessed to the crime, had indicted him. Five gang leaders had claimed that they were political thugs of the Senate President and the Governor of Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed, hence ... »

Ekiti 2018: Fani Kayode warns Fayemi against framing Fayose

Ekiti 2018: Fani Kayode warns Fayemi against framing Fayose

​Femi Fani-Kayode, a former minister of aviation has called on Ekiti State governorship candidate, Kayode Fayemi to stop forcing his way into power. This is sequel to the incident at Ekiti which had a police officer shoot an ex-lawmaker and Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon Opeyemi Bamidele and a yet to be identified person as the candidate of the party, Dr Kayode Fayemi began ... »