Africa: Man pours petrol, sets fire on ex-girlfriend, her lover in a beer parlour in Lagos

Africa: Man pours petrol, sets fire on ex-girlfriend, her lover in a beer parlour in Lagos A 51-year-old businessman, Ayobami Oyedutan, and his lover have been killed by the estranged boyfriend of the woman. The estranged boyfriend attacked the duo at a beer parlour in Ijaiye area of Lagos State run by the woman. He reportedly poured petrol on them […]

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Africa: South African Police handcuffs then Suffocate a Nigerian

South African Police handcuffs then Suffocate a Nigerian on New year day The Nigerian community in South Africa on Sunday confirmed the death of a Nigerian and the abduction of another member in that country. Mr Ikechukwu Anyene, the President of Nigeria Union, South Africa, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Pretoria that both incidents had […]

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Africa: New Travel application developed by Nigerian inaugurated in South Africa

A travel and tourism application with safety and security features known as TRPPNS that was developed by a Nigerian ICT expert has been inaugurated in Johannesburg, South Africa. Fidelis Igbokwe, the Chief Executive and founder of TRPPNS Application, told the News Agency of Nigeria on telephone that the product was introduced into the market on December 2. He said the […]

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Africa: Thunder strikes pastor dead, another goes numb for invading a shrine in Nigeria

A pastor of the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) Oke-Igan, along Idanre road, Akure has been reportedly struck dead by lightening while praying on a mountain. The deceased, Pastor Tunde Peter was said to be praying in the rain on the mountain when the thunder flashed and killed him. According to the police First Information Report (FIR) the deceased’s corpse was […]

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Africa: I Need 38 Visas to Move Around Africa, Says Dangote

Billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, has advised African leaders to give incentives to investors and make intra-Africa travel easy. He said this while revealing that despite the size of his group and investments on the continent, he needs 38 visas to travel across Africa. The richest African said adequate steps must be taken to address the issue in order for the […]

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Africa: Man Seeks Divorce after Wife Converts to Christianity

A 50-year-old trader, Kehinde Adewunmi, on Thursday in Lagos broke down in tears while on her knees begging her estranged husband, Jamiu Adewunmi, not to divorce her. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that Jamiu Adewunmi had approached the Igando Customary Court, Lagos State for the dissolution of his 24-year-old marriage to Kehinde, his wife. He alleged that Kehinde […]

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Tourism: 50, 000 Nigerians visit South Africa annually – Mnguni, SA Envoy

The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Lulu Mnguni, on Wednesday said that about 50,000 Nigerians visited South Africa for tourism annually. Mnguni told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that Nigerians constituted about 50,000 of the recorded annual average of about 10 million foreign tourists. “South Africa has really been able to harness her tourism potentialto […]

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Africa: 300,000 Nigerians currently living in US – Envoy

The outgoing Deputy Consul-General of the United States in Lagos, Ms Dehab Ghebreab, on Monday said that about 300,000 Nigerians were currently living in different parts of the U.S. Ghebreab, who told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the number of Nigerians in America was increasing, also said that about 30,000 Americans were living in Nigeria. ‘’ […]

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African visa: Nigerians Can Now Obtain Five-year Visa to South Africa

The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Lulu Mnguni, has announced his government’s decision to commence the issuance of five-year visas to Nigerian professionals, business people and other frequent fliers. Speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos wednesday, Munguni said his government was now prepared to eliminate the difficulties usually faced by Nigerians when seeking South African […]

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African Business: Businessman loses $86,000, gets six months jail

A Federal High Court in Enugu yesterday sentenced a businessman, Samuel Duru to six months imprisonment for failing to declare $96,000 at the airport. The court also ordered the forfeiture of the undeclared amount to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Counsel to the anti-graft agency, Mr. Michael Oni, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), told the […]

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