Umeme Lotachukwu Fabian A 33 -year-old trader, Umeme Lotachukwu Fabian, arrested by officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, with drugs suspected to be methamphetamine weighing 1.205kg, has blamed his indulgence on the need to raise money for wedding. Preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect, travelling to Soekarno–Hatta International Airport, Jakarta, Indonesia, claimed to be an Ivorian. He was arrested while attempting to board a Qatar Airways flight to Indonesia with a Cote d’lvoire international passport bearing the name Grou Bi Clauvis. NDLEA commander at the Lagos airport, Ahmadu Garba, however, said that during investigation, it was revealed that the suspect hailed from Anambra State with the name Umeme Lotachukwu Fabian. In his statement, the suspect disclosed that he was offered five thousand dollars to smuggle the drugs to Indonesia. He said:
The 2017 Ghana Music Awards held last night at the Accra International Conference Centre. The show, which honours Ghanaian artistes and celebrate original Ghanaian music, saw 25 awards being given to deserving artistes. See the full list of winners and photos after the cut:
Nigerian author and critic, Okey Ndibewas taken in for questioning upon arrival at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos on Saturday by officers of the State Security Service (SSS) but has been released. Ndibe, who is also a novelist and teacher, told SaharaReporters the officials made him the ridiculous offer to go to Abuja to apply to be removed from the secret police’s watchlist by which he was detained. He said he declined the suggestion. Ndibe, who has lived in the United States since 1998 and taught in a number of universities said: I told the SSS that it’s a shame a country that rolls out the red carpet for criminals would harass a writer who wages war on corruption and the corrupt.
Actress Meghan Markel is fueling rumours she's engaged to Prince Harry after shutting down her lifestyle blog. In a message posted on her website, Tig, Meghan writes,
“After close to three beautiful years on this adventure with you, it’s time to say goodbye to the Tig. What began as a passion project (my little engine that could) evolved into an amazing community of inspiration, support, fun and frivolity. You’ve made my days brighter and filled this experience with so much joy.”There are rumors that Meghan has moved in with Prince Harry and getting ready to be a princess.
The first photos of the premiere of one of the most highly anticipated Nollywood film are here, Lotanna is set to hit the cinemas in April and is premiering tonight at the Eko Hotel & Suites in Victoria Island Adesua Etomi, Linda Ejiofor, Ini Dima-Okojie, Michelle Dede, Meg Otanwa and more were spotted at the premiere decked in their 70’s inspired outfits. See photos below! Linda Ejiofor
TW Magazine’s cover girl is Nkechi Harry-Ngonadi. She
is of the social and inspirational fame on IG who has given a literal
meaning to ‘Sunday Best’. Unapologetic about her faith, her stance and
her boldness, she is one of the most popular fashion-preneurs and
premium fabric stockists on this side of the globe.