Hushpuppi: Fraud does not represent who we are, says Dabiri-Erewa

The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, says criminal acts such as fraud do not define the Nigerian people. The NIDCOM boss stated this while condemning the…

Ajimobi didn’t want APC appointment – Spokesman

Former Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi The Spokesman for the late Abiola Ajimobi says his boss had planned to retire from politics after completing his eight-year tenure as governor of…

Oyo’s youngest commissioner, Fakorede, tests positive for COVID-19

The Commissioner for Youth Development and Sports in Oyo State, Mr. Seun Fakorede, has tested positive for COVID-19. Fakorede, who is 28-years-old, told EMPIRE TV on Friday that he had gone into…

VIDEO: How Hushpuppi got busted by Dubai police for defrauding 1.9m victims

 

BREAKING: Ex-Oyo Governor, Ajimobi, Is Dead

The 70-year-old, who had been on a life support machine since last Friday at First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos, after slipping into a coma following Coronavirus complications, finally died…

UPDATED: Veteran actor, Ogun Majek, is dead

Veteran Yoruba actor, Gbolagade Akinpelu, popularly known as Ogun Majek, is dead. EMPIRE TV gathered that he died Thursday morning at his Imalefalafia, Oke-Ado, Ibadan home. The President of Theatre…

Hushpuppi, gang defrauded 1,926,400 people, made N168BN – Dubai Police

The Dubai Police Force, United Arab Emirates, has revealed how it arrested Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abass, aka Hushpuppi. In a video released on its official Twitter handle on Thursday, the Middle-East police said…

COVID-19: Nigerian banks to restructure 33% of loans, says CBN

Nigerian banks have applied to the Central Bank of Nigeria for permission to restructure 33% of their loans due to the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic and a slump in…

Police arrest dismissed sergeant for robbery

The suspect, Makama Musa, was a sergeant before his dismissal from the Force Armstrong Bakam, Bauchi A dismissed Policeman who is a serial motorcycle snatcher has been arrested by the…

Google says it will pay publishers for news content

Google will pay partnered media publishers in three countries and offer some users free access to paywalled news sites, the tech giant said Thursday. The announcement comes after legal battles…