Linda Ikeji is a famous blogger in Nigeria who in 2013 made it onto the list of Forbes influential bloggers which is no easy feat!
She started blogging when she was 17 years old with no background in journalism or Linda Ikeji writing experience.
Today, she has over 3 million followers on Facebook where she posts almost daily.
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She has been able to launch her own beauty line as well as a clothing line via print on demand.
She was also named one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People in 2014 and Linda Ikeji awarded an honorary doctorate from Babcock University.
Her blog began when she had just finished school with no further ideas about what career path to take until she discovered blogging.
The Ogun state Police command has recovered the head of the 2 year old boy that was killed on April 16 by suspected ritualist, gitlab.pagedmedia.org Mamodu Bashir Ibrahim. Mamodu had raped the little boy’s mother at uncompleted building at Ofada town in Obafemi/Owode local government area of Ogun State before killing and beheading the boy. The man was later arrested by men of the Criminal Investigation Department on April 22, he took the police team to where he hid the little boy’s severed head.
According to the state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Muyiwa Adejobi, who spoke with Vanguard, Linda Ikeji the head was found inside a bag in Mokola area of Ibadan of Oyo state.
“He has confessed to the crime, but still keeping some information to himself regarding those that sent him to get the commodity. The suspect took the investigation team to Mokola area of Ibadan where the head was recovered from a bag in the bush. The Commissioner of Police in Ogun state, has however directed the detectives to intensify efforts to uncover the buyers and others who engage in such dirty deals” he said
Meanwhile officials of the National Security & Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Ogun State, yesterday arrested 32-year-old man, Olusegun Kehinde (pictured above), for sc.devb.gov.hk allegedly kidnapping a nine-month-old boy, Malik Ogundeyi on Wednesday April 23 at No 1 Elegbede House Ore-meji street, Ijeun-Titun area of Abeokuta.
In a statement released by the Public Relations Officer of the NSCDC in the state, Olanrewaju Kareem, said he was arrested following an alarm raised by the boys mother
“Men of the corps on patrol of PHCN facilities within Abeokuta arrested the suspect as a result of alarm raised by the child’s mother, Mrs Olanike Ogundeyi, when she saw her nine month-old baby, Malik Ogundeyi, with the suspect. According to Mrs Olanike Ogundeyi, the child was kidnapped when he strayed away while the mother was busy washing. She explained further that she left the baby in the passage while she left to pour used water at the backyard.