At least 16 dead in attacks in north-east Mali | The Guardian Nigeria News

At least 16 people were killed in two attacks during the week in north-eastern Mali by suspected jihadists on camps run by nomadic tribesmen, local sources told AFP on Sunday. “The killings took place in the evening between Wednesday and Thursday with the same modus operandi: assailants on motorcycles who came into the camp shot … Read more

Crypto customers beg for their money back after lender collapse | The Guardian Nigeria News

An Irishman in danger of losing his farm. An American contemplating suicide. The lost life savings of an 84-year-old widow: People caught up in crypto lender Celsius meltdown are reclaiming their money. Hundreds of letters have been sent to the judge overseeing the company’s multibillion-dollar bankruptcy, and they are heavy with anger, shame, despair, and … Read more

Mixed reactions Trail proposal on motorcycle ban | The Guardian Nigeria News

Nigerians have continued to comment on the federal government’s deliberations on a possible restriction on the use of commercial motorcycles. The federal government had announced that it would consider a ban on motorcycles as part of its strategy to curb terrorist activities in the country. The government proposal was part of the outcome of the … Read more

Seplat Energy Records $527M in Revenue to End Routine Flaring by 2024 | The Guardian Nigeria News

Seplat Energy Plc reported half-year revenue of $527 million versus $308.8 million year-on-year with a declared dividend of 2.5 cents per share. The company’s unaudited results for the six months ended June 30, 2022 showed that revenue for the period increased 71 percent. According to a financial report provided to The Guardian, the company reported … Read more

Conversion hits APC as 5,000 members defect to PDP in Cross River

By Ike Uchechukwu, CALABAR The battle for the soul of Cross River state has continued as some 5,000 members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) defected to the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the northern Senate district Vanguard learned that the defectors include former APC congregations and chapter officers, women leaders, Hausa community leaders in … Read more

Comedian, Carter Efe’s ‘Wizkid’ anthem ‘Machala’ reaches #1 in Nigeria

Popular sketch maker Carter Efe happily boasted on Saturday after his song ‘Machala’ hit #1 on streaming platforms in Nigeria. The song is perceived by several Afrobeat enthusiasts as an anthem honoring superstar singer Wizkid. Machala is trending right now and has garnered the highest number of streams for the week on any online streaming … Read more

We have applied for an operating license in Kenya since 2019, Flutterwave is responding to the CBK allegation

By Biodun Busari Nigerian fintech giant Flutterwave says it has applied to the Kenyan government for a license to operate in the East African country. Flutterwave made the announcement in a press release on Friday in response to the Central Bank of Kenya’s (CBK) allegation that Flutterwave and Chipper Cash are not licensed to operate … Read more

“He’s Overtalented” – Heartwarming Moment, Sketch Maker Untouchable Gives Blind Drummer a Brand New Drum (VIDEO)

July 30, 2022Cute9ja media9ja key points0 “He’s Overtalented” – Heartwarming Moment, Skit Maker Untouchable Gives Blind Drummer a Brand New Drum (VIDEO) Popular Nigerian sketch maker Untouchable Comedy has gifted a brand new drum to a blind drummer named Victor.