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SEE The Shocking Confession Of A Graduate Who Specialises In Burglary

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Two graduates, Olawale Peter and Olaiya Saheed were nabbed by policemen in Osun State less than 24hours after they stole goods worth N6million from a shop at Igbonna area of the state.

burglary-confession_350Osun State Commissioner of Police, Dorothy Gimba told newsmen that broke the suspects broke into an electronics/communication gadgets shop at Igbonna area in Osogbo and carted away laptops, digital cameras, phones and computer accessories valued at over N6million.

According to Dorothy, some of the stolen items were recovered from the 5-member gang. She gave the suspects’ names as Olawale Peter, Sunday Job, Olaiya Saheed, Ajagbe Babatunde and Adedeji Musibau.

While speaking with newsmen, Peter (32) who was the leader of the gang, said it was the devil who pushed him into the criminal act, as he claimed he never had any interest in stealing.

He said, “I am a computer and electrical engineer. I hold a Bachelor of Technology degree from Ladoke Akintola University, Ogbomoso. I studied Computer Science and Engineering.

“We were five that carried out the operation. I was familiar with Uncle Joe’s shop because I used to buy things from there. Job and I planned the stealing initially but he brought some people. We entered the shop through the back. That day, we moved from my shop where the plan to break the shop was hatched. On December 22, 2013, we got to Uncle Joe’s shop around 10.30p.m. and took 32 laptops, eight NIKON cameras, memory cards and handsets.

“I was nabbed in my girlfriend’s house. I gave her one of the seven laptops that were given to me as my own share. I think detectives went to the house to question the father and he called me to his house. As I got there, policemen emerged and arrested me.

They all confessed to committing the crime but pleaded for leniency, promising not to go against the law again.

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COVID-19 vaccine: US embassy celebrates Nigerian doctor Ogbuagu

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The United States Mission to Nigeria has celebrated Dr Onyema Ogbuagu, for his role in the development of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Ogbuagbu, who graduated from the University of Calabar in 2003, migrated to the US and rose to become an Associate Professor of Medicine and Infectious Disease Specialist at Yale University.

He was part of the team that helped pharmaceutical company, Pfizer, to develop a COVID-19 vaccine.

In a Facebook message on Monday, the US mission wrote, “Nigerians contribute to the world in so many ways. Our hats off to Dr Onyema Ogbuagu at Yale who helped develop a COVID-19 vaccine.”

Ogbuagu is the son of a former Vice-Chancellor of Abia State University, Prof Stella Ogbuagu. He also has a twin brother who is an engineer.

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Elon Musk surpasses Bill Gates to become the world’s second-richest person as Tesla’s market cap inches closer to $500 billion

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After beating Mark Zuckerberg in world rich list ranking — the billionaire Tesla CEO Elon Musk has now leapfrogged Bill Gates to grab the world’s second-richest ranking.

Musk’s net worth rose more than $7.2 billion on November 23, driven by another surge in the Tesla share price, according to the Bloomberg Billionaire Index. The current net worth of Elon Musk stands at $127.9 billion.

This comes as one of the biggest gains in the ranking of the world’s 500 richest people — Musk has added over $100.3 billion to his net worth this year.

Elon Musk surpasses Bill Gates to become the world’s second-richest person as Tesla’s market cap inches closer to $500 billion

In January 2020, he ranked 35th, but the soaring Tesla share price has driven his ranking to surpass other billionaires in the world.

The jump in Musk’s fortune came as the shares of the electric car-maker Tesla soared as the electric car makers market cap neared $500 billion on Monday.

Gates would have been on the top, had it not been for his philanthropy.

~BusinessInsider~

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#EndSARS Protest: Those who have murdered Nigerians will not benefit from trade or travel to the UK – Lyn Brown

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British politician serving as Member of Parliament, Lyn Brown has called for sanctions against those involved in the shooting incident during the EndSARS protest in Lekki on October 20.

Speaking during a debate in the house on Monday November 23, Lyn stated that the least they can do is to make sure that those who have “murdered” Nigerians and deprived them of their human rights are not able to benefit from trade or travel to the UK.

She added that these include government officials and the Nigerian army who are stopping a “transparent investigation and effecting of justice.”

The lawmaker also averred that it was unfortunate that the Federal Government went ahead to not only accuse protesters of sponsoring terrorism and freeze their accounts, but also blamed them for the increase in food prices.

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