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How nice! China invests $40 billion in Nigerian economy

China
is investing additional $40 billion in Nigerian economy, its Foreign
Affairs Minister, Mr Wang Yi, said on Wednesday at a bilateral meeting
with his Nigerian counterpart, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, in Abuja.The Minister said China has already invested up to the tune of $45 billion in the Nigerian economy.
“Nigeria
and China are strategic partners; our relations have been developing
well. China has already invested or financed a total number of
$22billion projects here in Nigeria, another $23billion projects are
on-going.
“In addition, we are also following up another over
$40billion of investments which is in the pipeline. Compare with the
size, population and market of our two countries, our cooperation still
have large potential to be deepened,” he said.
The minister said
in order to achieve further development and prosperity of the two
countries, the nation need to strengthen its political, mutual trust and
deep complementary between developments.
According to him, there
was need to further expand practical cooperation and deepen strategic
partnership between the two countries, adding that his visit would be a
successful one and play a dual role in further strengthening the
strategic partnership between China and Nigeria.
However, Yi said the purpose of his visit to Nigeria was to implement the important
agreements and cooperation reached between the Chinese and Nigerian
presidents.
He said the visit was also to help work closely with
Nigeria to ensure that the outcome of the Forum for China Africa
Cooperation summit were well implemented here in Nigeria.

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Sahara Reporters’ Omoyele Sowore reveals how he was attacked by Lekan Fatodu and his gang in Lagos

Earlier on today, Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore, was arrested in Lagos after UK based journalist, Lekan Fatodu accused him of alleged criminal defamation, blackmail and threat to life.

Omoyele has told his own story of the arrest and says he was physically
attacked today by a Gang led by Lekan Fatodu. He also shared a video of
Lekan assaulting him before police officers at Area "F" in Ikeja in
Lagos.

Omoyele wrote:

I was physically attacked today by a Gang led by Lekan Fatodu this part
of a VIDEO of him assaulting me before police officers at...

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Christian Girl Who Converted To Islam & Married Muslim Lover In Katsina Disowns Parent

christian girl fled muslim lover
An 18 years old girl, Habiba Ishaku who eloped and converted from Christianity to Islam to get married to one Jamilu Lawal, without her parents consent has reportedly dumped Christianity and turned to Islam in Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina state.

During the court sitting on Wednesday, January 11, Habiba dissociated herself from a suit allegedly filed on her behalf by Trustees of Stefanos Foundation and the Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) over her conversion to Islam.

Habiba presented a letter to the Katsina High Court where he insisted that she is actually 18 years old.

However, the girl's father Mr Ishaku Tanko and the representatives of ECWA and foundation claim that Habiba is underage.

Mr Bawa Yakubu, the counsel to the plaintiff, urged the court to disregard the...

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Nigerian medical personnel defrauds U.S Medical System of about $1,000,000

Dr. Oluwatoyin Solarin, a U.S-based dentist, has pleaded guilty to defrauding the Georgia Medicaid program of nearly $1 million.
 
 
Read details:Dr. Oluwatoyin Solarin, who had offices in Doraville and Duluth,
had some employees of her Care Dental practice back-date claims for
patients whose Medicaid eligibility had expired, U.S. Attorney John Horn
said. 
 
Also, some claims listed Solarin as the treating dentist on days
she was not in the country. The false claims were submitted from 2009 to
2013, Horn said. Sentencing is set for Feb. 3 on charges of conspiring
to commit healthcare fraud. 
 
Solarin used most of the $996,862.19 gained from the scheme to buy real estate in the Atlanta area, Horn said.
 
As part of the plea deal, she has...

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