Oil discovered in Lagos

Lagos-OilLAGOS—Nigeria’s commercial capital, LAGOS, is on the verge of joining the country’s oil-producing states with the discovery of crude oil in commercial quantities in the coastal state.

Yesterday, Afren Plc and its partner, Lekoil Limited, announced significant oil discovery offshore Dahomey Basin in Lagos, according to the London Stock Exchange.

n separate announcements, the partners said they discovered a significant light oil accumulation based on the results of drilling and wire line logs from a high impact Ogo-1 well, located on the Oil Prospecting Licence, OPL 310 offshore Nigeria.

Afren is optimistic that the discovery is likely to be significantly higher than the anticipated 78 million barrels of oil equivalent (mmboe), which encourages search to further high potential zones. Continue reading

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“Living each da…

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“Living each day as it if were our last, rather than
converting us into hedonists, will make us appreciate how
wonderful it is that we are alive and have the opportunity to
fill this day with activity. This in turn will make us less
likely to squander our days. As we think about and plan for
tomorrow, remember to appreciate today.”

— William B. Irvine

“I have walked …

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“I have walked that long road to freedom. I have tried not to falter;
I have made missteps along
the way. But I have discovered the secret that after climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. I have taken
a moment here to rest, to steal a view of the glorious vista that surrounds me, to look back on the distance I have come. But I can only rest for a moment, for with freedom come responsibilities, and I dare not linger, for my long walk is not ended.”

How I swindled American women of $48,000 – Student

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CYBER CRIME SUSPECTS: Chibuzor Akobundu (Devon Miles, Martin Williams and Sani Bala Ismaila1st left), and other alleged accomplices.

A final year student of Imo State University, Chibuzor Akobundu, has been arrested by operatives of Special Fraud Unit, Ikoyi, for allegedly swindling foreign women to the tune of $48,000 through a dating website:

He spoke with journalists yesterday, while being paraded alongside two staff of a second generation bank, who allegedly facilitated the withdrawal of money via Western Union Money Transfer. Continue reading

Police inspector feared dead as gunmen attack Kumo, Gombe

Boko Haram is suspected

Residents heard sporadic gunshots all night.

Reports from Kumo Town in Gombe State say gunmen attacked a police station and a police patrol team on Tuesday night.

The Hausa service of the BBC, Wednesday morning, reported that although the details are still sketchy, a police inspector may have been killed.

It also quoted residents as saying sporadic gunshots were heard for the most part of the night.

Details later…

D’banj $25, 000 ‘Suit of Money’

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Check out D’banj wearing what is known as the “Suit of Money” at the DKM Concert in Nigeria on Sunday evening. Designed by Okunoren, Nigeria’s leading clothing brand, the Suit is made of actual One Hundred Dollar bills and cost a whopping $25,000, which is approximately N3.7 million. It was entirely sewn by hand in London but was then taken to Italy for the specialized Milanese buttonholes to be done at the same factory used by Tom Ford.  The DKM concert was a success and In case you missed the concert in Lagos. D’banj and American hiphop artiste, 2Chainz performing. DOWNLOAD VIDEO Rapper 2chainz got the shock of his life when a girl with a big bom bom jumped on stage during Birthday song’s performance