Yetunde Akilapa Leaves Police Custody

Aproko247 has learnt that arrested Yoruba budding actress-cum-producer, Yetunde Akilapa, who got into trouble again on Sunday, has been released by the police in Lagos. On Sunday, the actress was allegedly caught for house burglary. She was nabbed this time at a flat in Magodo Estate, a highbrow area of Lagos State. A bunch of…

Reps Order Probe Of Telecoms' 'Fake' Promos

The House of Representatives has ordered a probe into the alleged fraudulent and fake promotions currently being run by the four telecommunication networks in Nigeria; Airtel, Etisalat, Globacom and MTN. In a motion jointly sponsored by two members of the House; Eddie Mbadiwe and Frank Enokorogha, they drew the attention of the House to allegations…

Following reports on Monday that President Goodluck Jonathan has asked the embattled National Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Bamanga Tukur, to resign from his exalted position, the party boss has maintained that he won’t step down except through a properly organised convention, which brought him into power. He insisted that nobody, not even…

Fear Grips First Bank Customers Over Alleged Takeover By Tinubu

If you bank with First Bank of Nigeria Plc, this is the time to be worried and start thinking of withdrawing all the money in your account. Information made available to theoctopusnews.com has it that the duo of All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and business mogul, Otunba Mike Adenuga, have both…

'Tearful' Ronaldo Wins 2013 FIFA Ballon D'or Award

Real Madrid player, Cristiano Ronaldo, has been announced as the 2013 winner of the prestigious FIFA Ballon D’or award. The former Manchester United footballer was named as the world’s best player at a ceremony held on Monday. Ronaldo could not hold back tears as he gave his acceptance speech. He thanked his teams (Real Madrid…