3 Americans arrested for ‘smuggling weapons’ into Nigeria

August 27, 2021 Blueprint 0

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging three Maryland men for the federal charges of conspiracy, violation of the Arms Export Control Act and the Export Reform Control Act, related to the export of firearms and ammunition from the United States to Nigeria, Peoples Gazette is reporting. Charged in the indictment, which was returned late yesterday, are: Wilson Read More

Oando settles legal tussle with SEC, to pay penalties

July 19, 2021 David Agba 0

Oando Plc has entered into a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the overriding interest of the shareholders of the company and the capital market after years of legal tussle. This was contained in a statement from SEC in Abuja. The commission in 2019 found Oando guilty of serious infractions, thereby barring Wale Tinubu, the company’s Chief Read More

Arsenal/Nigerian-born star, Busayo Saka, subjected to racial abuse moment England lost Euro 2020 title

July 12, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Following England’s Euro 2020 final defeat by Italy, Arsenal youngster, Bukayo Saka, was one of three players who missed their penalties and was left downhearted. Reports say Saka, 19, was instantly subjected to racist abuse on social media with several posting disgusting messages on his Instagram account. Racist slur such as “Go back to Nigeria”, “Leave my country” etc were Read More