Ghanaian man reportedly scams more than 30 women in the US out of $2.1m by posing as a soldier on dating sites

A Ghanaian man based in the US has been accused of scamming more than 30 women out of $2.1m by posing as a soldier on dating sites.  Rubbin Sarpong, 35, a Ghanaian citizen with US residency was arrested on Wednesday (Sept.4) and charged with conspiracy to commit fraud.  According to a report by New York Post reports, Sarpong would […]

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Odega Shawa reacts to xenophobia in SA by listing the top crimes committed in SA by South Africans that cannot be blamed on Nigerians

Nigerian writer, Odega Shawa, who lost someone close in the recent xenophobic attack on Nigerians in South Africa, has addressed the xenophobia by listing the top crimes committed in South Africa by South Africans. The Flowers in the Dream of a Mad Man author took to Facebook to oppose the argument from some South Africans […]

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Civil engineer jailed for transferring N540k from his friend’s phone

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office on July 26, 2019 secured the conviction of Hammed Lanre, a Civil Engineer, who was arraigned before Justice Mahmood Abdulgafar of a Kwara State High sitting in Ilorin, for offence bordering on stealing. He was alleged to have illegally withdrawn the sum of N540,000 using […]

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Policeman dies 2 weeks to his wedding

42 year-old Lance Corporal James Yaw Appiah a.k.a “Antoa Cupers”, left his family heartbroken following news of his death which came two weeks to his wedding.  The policeman attached to the police unit in Bolgatanga in the Upper East Region, Ghana, was found dead in his tent at a police duty point near the Bawku Government Hospital on the […]

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Woman hacks her husband to death, strangles her two children before hanging herself

A Kenyan woman who hacked her husband to death and strangled her two children before hanging herself have been laid to rest alongside other family members. The family of four were all laid to rest on Thursday at Lang’ata Cemetery, Nairobi. Joyce Wanjiru, 30, reportedly hacked her husband, Joseph Gitau with an axe in the back of the […]

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Three men arrested for killing aged couple in Ogun (photo)

The Ogun state police command have arrested three men for allegedly killing an aged couple, James Olaosebikan, 72, and his wife, Esther, 68, at their Sagamu home on June 30th. The state police command spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who paraded the suspects, Ibrahim Uthman, Aba Abdulkareem and Abdulhamid Ibrahim, said the men had gone into the house to rob. However […]

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