Wole Soyinka, Now A Fellow Of Nigeria Psychology Association

Nobel Laurette, Professor Wole Soyinka, has been Inducted as Fellow of the Nigeria Psychology Association, in recognition of his contribution to the fields of study and enhancement of human development. He was honoured at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Congress and Scientific Conference of the Nigeria Psychology Association (NPA), where he was robed by the academic from the department of Psychology,

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Pastor Otabil, ICGC, 13 Others Sued For ‘Serious Financial Loss’ at Capital Bank

Popular Ghanaian pastor, Mensa Otabil, and his church International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), are among 15 shareholders and directors of defunct Capital Bank sued over the collapse of the bank. The Plaintiffs Messrs Vish Ashiagbor and Eric Nana Nipah, from PricewaterhouseCoopers, say the bank’s collapse was a “direct result’ of defendants’” “‘misgovernance” and “willful” breaches of banking regulations. The writ

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Ghana: Gov’t defends ‘lack of progress’ in prosecuting ex-GFA boss after FIFA ban

The government of Ghana has rejected allegations that it has done very little about the sports corruption scandal that has attracted a FIFA ban on former Ghana Football Association (GFA) President, Kwesi Nyantakyi following the release of Anas’ ‘Number 12’ some months ago. Deputy Attorney-General Godfred Dame told the media that the world football governing body, FIFA, relied on work

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Again President Buhari Fails To Submit His Credentials To INEC

It happened in 2015, and it is about to happen again, as the President of Nigeria and APC consensus presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari, has again failed to submit his credentials to INEC, claiming that the credentials are with the Nigerian military. This was same scenario in 2015, when Buhari presented a sworn affidavit to INEC, which the electoral body overlooked and

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Breaking News; EFCC Storms Former Lagos State Governor Ambode’s House

News reaching WakeUpAfrica360 has it that officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, are currently in the Lagos residence of former governor, Akinwumi Ambode. TheCable who broke the news says the officers came to the house this morning and are still there. WakeUpAfrica360 will bring further updates to this story….

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Revealed: President Buhari’s Campaigners & 35 Others Get Crude Oil Contracts

Information published by PUNCH reveals that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has awarded its 2019/2020 contracts for the exchange of crude oil for imported petroleum products to 15 consortiums/companies, which includes Casiva Limited. The Chairman of Casiva Limited is  Alhaji Nasiru Danu, who was the Director of Logistics for the Buhari Campaign Organisation. The 15 groupings and 36 companies

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UEFA and Chelsea celebrate Michael Essien

UEFA and Chelsea FC have paid a glorious tribute to club legend Michael Essien. English Premier League giants side remembered the Ghanaian midfielder on their ‘On This Day’ that marks the club’s most historic days. With Essien having signed for Chelsea exactly on this day, 19 August 2005, from French Ligue 1 side Olympic Lyon for a fee of 26

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Sudan’s Bashir Got Millions From Saudi Crown Prince, Investigator Tells Court

Sudan’s ousted president Omar Hassan al-Bashir acknowledged receiving Millions of Dollars from Saudi Arabia, a police detective told a court on Monday, at the start of a corruption trial that many Sudanese thought they would never see. Bashir listened to the testimony without comment, sitting in a metal cage and wearing traditional white robes and a turban in his first

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According to Sheikh Gumi, The North Will Suffer If Nigeria Breaks Up

A prominent Islamic scholar, Dr Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi, has declared that from the look of things Nigeria will disintegrate and that the North will suffer most compared to the other regions. This is because the North is presently volatile and uncontrollable. The cleric, who narrated what Nigeria will look like if it disintegrated to Sun newspaper, said, “I see

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FBI Arrests Nigerian Billionaire Obinwanne Okeke Over Alleged $11M Internet Fraud

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has arrested the Nigerian young billionaire, Obinwanne Okeke, for alleged conspiracy to commit computer fraud. Okeke is being held for the alleged hacking of an account belonging to the CEO of Unatrac Holding Limited, a steel company. At stake was $11Million. The arrest of the man cited by Forbes in its ‘Africa’s 30

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American TV star Steve Harvey in Ghana for Year of Return

The Year of Return, an initiative aimed at marking 400 years since the first black slaves landed in Jamestown Virginia is taking off like fire. Already, the initiative that urges Africans in the diaspora to come back home, has seen an array of celebrities make their way into Ghana to explore, learn and appreciate their roots. American television star, Steve

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Woman Who Beat And Detained A Boy In A Dog Kennel, In Lagos, Arrested By Police

A viral video, which showed a woman beating up a child with a belt, before locking him up inside a dog house, has attracted the anger of the Police Command, and other civil organizations, including the Domestic and Sexual Violence Respond Team (DSVRT). Watch the video below The police also issued a press statement to douse the tension caused by

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