Tuesday, 28 November 2017

PHOTOS: Soyinka in US church as son weds

Wole Soyinka, renowned playwright and professor, attended the wedding of Oretunlewa, one of his sons, in the US over the weekend.
Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, was a guest at the occasion which also had in attendance other family members of the couple.
Here are some pictures:

Tyrese shares more romantic photos with his wife as they 'travel the world''

 Tyrese appears to be at a happy place now .He shared more romantic photos with his wife as they watched a Fomula1 race in Abu Dhabi.He wrote

Government To Sell TBS, Arts Theatre, Others

The Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS), the National Arts Theatre and some selected power plants under the National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) are part of the key national assets the Federal Government has concluded plans to sell, House of Representatives’ members were told yesterday.

Two Sons Of Ex-Deputy Speaker Remanded

An Evbuoriaria Magistrates’ Court in Edo State has remanded two sons of a former Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly, Fred Omoigberai, in prison custody for allegedly threatening to kill their father.

The suspects, Emmanuel, 30 and Davis, 33, were also accused of being members of a cult.

Photo: FIRE Guts Shops At Union Bank Building

A late night inferno early on Tuesday morning gutted five of eight shops attached to a Union Bank building on 411 Road Junction, Gowon Estate, Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Egbeda.

The fire was noticed at the make- shift shops at about 11.20 pm, shortly after electricity supply was taken by the providers, Ikeja Electric.

Chris Oyakhilome’s Daughter & Fiance Share Engagement Photos, Express Love For One Another

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome’s daughter, Sharon and her fiance, Philip who got engaged few weeks ago have now shared their engagement photos with words of love attached to it.

While sharing hers on instagram, Sharon wrote;

You will never walk alone-Ubi Franklin says as he shares cute pic with his son

Music exec, Ubi Franklin shared this photo with his son,Jayden writing
No matter how tough things get, there will always be a way out for you. You are going forward and upward.

You gave us ‘fake’ inputs- Cocoa farmers tell FG

Cocoa farmers yesterday raised the alarm over alleged procurement of ‘fake ‘chemicals and other inputs for its members by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture.

The inputs, particularly fungicides, according to Cocoa Farmers Association of Nigeria (CFAN), have destroyed several cocoa trees and farms.

Fayose urges government to probe Falana over property purchase

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has urged the Federal Government to ensure that the allegation over illegal purchase of property against Femi Falana is properly investigated and not swept under the carpet.

Fayose, addressing the press in Ado Ekiti yesterday, said such a report against the person of Falana who is reputed to be a human rights activist, friend of the masses, crusader of justice and defender of democracy, was shameful.

Parents sell their three sons for N50,000 each in Akwa Ibom

A 40-year-old man identified as Magnus Nsikak, from Akwa Ibom State, has shown himself to be an unworthy stone-hearted parent with a twisted mind.

According to Daily Sun, the suspect was alleged to have conspired with his 28-year-old wife, Ruth, to sell their three sons, 3-day-old Samuel, 5-year-old Ubong and 10-year-old Ekpo in Ikot-Abaji Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, to a trafficker in Aba, Abia State, through a nurse in the city.

Nigerians tired of APC, eagerly waiting for PDP - Jerry Gana

Jerry Gana, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has said Nigerians are tired of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
According to Gana, Nigerians are “eagerly waiting” for the PDP, a former ruling party, to get its act together ahead of the 2019 general election.

Ojukwu’s Son To Igbos: Let’s Support Buhari

Emeka Jnr., the first son of the late Ikemba Nnewi, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, has said since the Nd’Igbo supported former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan, he cannot understand why they cannot accord President Muhammadu Buhari the same support.

He ended the controversy trailing his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC), saying he is only following the footsteps of his late father.

32-year old banker arrested for beating his wife to death in Lagos

Olaoluwa Adejo, a 32-year-old bank worker has been arrested for the death of his 28-year-old wife, Maureen, at their home on Peluola Street, Oworonshoki, Bariga, Lagos State.

Olaoluwa was alleged to have tortured his wife of five years with a belt, as well as cutting her with a machete. Their 5-year-old son, Richard, who witnessed the incident, said that his father also forced a local insecticide, otapiapia, down the throat of his mother.

Atiku, Atikulation And Other Stories by Reuben Abati

“I hear say Atiku don port oh, from APC to God knows where…”

“He used to be a Customs officer. Going from one port to another should not be an issue or a problem for him. It is in the nature of Customs officials to go from one port to another. When they train Customs officials, they train them to just disappear to nowhere when the storm is tough and rough. That is the reason why every Customs official is a prostitute… serving or retired. I know some of them. They are always disappearing and appearing. After oil and gas, customs is the other honey pot of Nigeria. My brother, if you taste a little of that honey pot, your tongue will come out. You will always want to taste more.”

Mother who starved seven-year-old daughter to death is released after only seven years

A mother who was jailed for starving her young daughter to death has been freed from jail after serving just half of her original sentence.”

Angela Gordon, 42, was sentenced fo 15 years in February 2010 following the death of daughter Khyra Ishaq, 7, in May 2008.”

Top Chinese General Under Investigation For Corruption Hangs Self

A top Chinese general hanged himself after coming under investigation for corruption charges, China's state-run news agency Xinhua reported Tuesday.

General Zhang Yang, the former head of the Chinese military's political work department, was found dead at his home on November 23, the news agency said.

Access Hollywood disputes Trump's claim that 2005 tape was fake

Access Hollywood Hosts Natalie Morales and Kit Hoover have challenged Trump’s failed attempt to cast doubt on the infamous tape of him spewing vulgar language to condon sexual assault.

“Let us make this perfectly clear, the tape is very real,” Morales said during the latest episode Monday night.

Eight prison officials sacked for smuggling drugs into cells

The Controller-General of Prisons, Jaáfaru Ahmed, has approved the recommendation of the Zonal Disciplinary Committee for the dismissal of eight prison officers for professional misconduct.

The eight officers were found guilty of trafficking prohibited items such as mobile phones, Indian hemp and other narcotics into the prison yards for inmates according to statement on Monday in Abuja by the NPS spokesman, Francis Enobore.

Aisha Yesufu To El-Rufai: “APC Is The 419 Party”

Activist, Aisha Yesufu replied El Rufai’s jibe mocking PDP’s anti corruption promise. She said APC members are immune to the fight against corruption.

“Hurricane Atiku” Hits N’Assembly As APC Senators, Reps members Set For Massive Defection; ..Saraki, Dogara Top List

The defection of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is threatening the balance of power within the National Assembly as sources confirmed that a tsunami is expected in the chambers in the weeks to come.

Members who are knowledgeable about the developments confirmed that the Atiku factor had loomed large within the two chambers of the National Assembly since the inception of the 8th Assembly in June 2015.

Daddy Freeze Reacts To Born Again Lady Using Knife To Cut Her Tattooed Hand

There has been news trending about a young Nigerian who become a Born Again and start inflicting suffering in herself all in the name of being a Born Again.

Now, controversial OAP, Daddy Freeze has reacted to the news. He took to his Instagram page to blast the lady. According to him, the lady need to see a psychiatrists.

Foreigners taking over Nigeria’s agric sector - FG

Foreigners are currently taking over Nigeria’s agricultural sector as a result of the excessively high-interest rates being demanded from indigenous agriculturists by Deposit Money Banks, the Federal Government has said.

It also stated that the production and sale of crude oil could not salvage the country’s fragile economy, adding that revenue generation from oil was too low when compared to what some smaller countries were making from agro exports.

Africa loses $25bn annually to malnutrition - Adesina

Despite surplus food in the world, Africa loses $25bn every year to malnutrition, the President of the African Development Bank and former Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has said.

A statement issued on Monday by the Communications Officer of Scaling Up Nutrition Movement, Lilian Ajah-mong, said Adesina made the observations in Abidjan, Cote-d’Ivoire during the gathering of 900 participants from 60 countries, including Nigeria, to review progress in tackling malnutrition and share innovations and best practices to drive progress.

MAINA: Sack AGF Now, Lawyers’ Group Tells Buhari

The League of Patriotic lawyers has called for the resignation of the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, Mallam Malami Abubakar over the reinstatement of former Chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina.

Briefing newsmen yesterday, Chairman of the group, Mr. Abubakar Yesufu has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to rescue the anti-corruption crusade by showing the AGF the door.

Super Eagles Will Know 2018 World Cup Foes Friday

World football governing body FIFA have revealed how the Super Eagles and 31 other qualified teams will be drawn for next year’s World Cup in Russia on Friday evening.

The draw ceremony at the Kremlin Palace in Moscow will start 3.30pm Nigerian time and will be broadcast live by SuperSport TV.

Sunday, 26 November 2017

Human Robotic School Built In Ukraine By A Nigeria Pastor & Others

As shared by Aroms Aigbehi…

i was in ukraine recently and one of my friend there igor, who is a pastor from dr. sunday adelaja’s church is one of those who set up this school and running it with other pastors. dr. adelaja taught them that a christian is on earth to serve humanity. so in ukraine you have over 3,000 of such positive activities going on everywhere headed by church members.

Drunk Police Officers Get Many Injured After Motor Accident In Akwa Ibom

Some police officers who were allegedly drinking and driving, caused a ghastly accident after running into a mini bus belonging to STANFORD MICROFINANCE BANK carrying passengers heading down Oron road in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State Capital .

Charles Manson's will 'leaves entire fortune to prison pen pal

Cult murderer Charles Manson 'has left his entire estate to a pen pal - cutting his wife and three children out of his will'.

The document of his will - said to be dated February 14 2002 - allegedly leaves all his possessions, earnings and even his body to Matthew Roberts, who first wrote to Manson in 1997.

Weapons, Charms Recovered As King Embarks On Rescue Mission For Cultists In Rivers.

His Royal Majesty, King Goddy Idaminabo , the Amanyanabo of Kala-Ogoloma in Rivers state – spent his Sunday morning and afternoon in a rescue mission as many cult factions surrendered their lives totally to Jesus Christ. Many submitted their weapons such as gun, machetes, daggers, talisman, charms etc. It was a beautiful time at the Royal Chapel of Mercy at the Amanyanabo’s Palace.

Photos Of The First Ever Fully Movable World Cup Stadium Ahead Of 2022 World Cup

What an impressive stadium. Qatar has unveiled movable 40,000-seat stadium for 2022 World Cup amidst Gulf’s diplomatic crisis. The organising committee revealed the design for the first demountable World Cup stadium.

Man Shoots Woman To Death After Mistaking Her For a Deer

On Wednesday, a western New York woman was walking her dog when she was fatally shot by a man who told police he thought she was a deer. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
According to Sgt. Josh Ostrander of the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, Thomas B. Jadlowski was the neighbor of 43-year-old Rosemary Billquist when he shot her with a single-shot pistol.

Diego Maradona wants his daughter to be jailed after accusing her of plotting to steal £3.4million from him

Football legend, Diego Maradona, has accused his two daughters of stealing £3.4million from him and has called for one of them to be jailed. He also accused his ex-wife of being involved in the alleged theft, alleging they stashed some of the money in Uruguay. He is suing ex-wife Claudia Villafane and daughters Dalma and Giannina.

Lady Finds Out Her Husband Of 4 Months Is a Car Wash Boy And Not a Car Dealer

A woman has cried out for help after discovering that her husband of four months is a car wash boy and not a car dealer as he had made her believe during courtship.

The truth was revealed when after four months into their union she discovered he works at a car wash bay.

Photo: RCCG pastor believed to be an ex-cult member, murdered in Ikorodu

A Pastor with the Redeemed Christian Church of God mission, Fingers of God Parish, Victor Kanayo, was murdered in Offin, Igbogbo area of Ikorodu in Lagos state today Sunday, November 26th.

In a statement released this afternoon, the Lagos state police command spokesperson, Chike Oti, says the command has made a couple of arrests and suspects are being questioned with a view to discover the author of the heinous crime.

E don Set! Atiku Abubakar shares a photo of his 2019 campaign vehicles

Two days after his resignation from the ruling APC, Atiku Abubakar seems to have kicked off his 2019 presidential campaign.

The former Vice President tendered his resignation from APC citing maltreatment by the party and failure of the party to live up to the expectation of Nigerian youth.

Borno state to convert Boko Haram leader’s house to museum

The Borno Government says it will convert the house of the former leader of Boko Haram sect, Mohammed Yusuf, to a museum.

The state Commissioner for Home Affairs, Information and Culture, Dr Mohammed Bulama, disclosed this at the sidelines of the 9th National Council for Culture, Tourism and National Orientation held in Dutse, Jigawa.

'Mugabe accepts ousting and is quite jovial’

”Robert Mugabe’s nephew said Sunday the ousted Zimbabwean president was in good health and “quite jovial” after being forced to resign when a military takeover ended his 37 years in power.

“He is fine. I have been to see him, he is quite jovial,” Leo Mugabe, son of Mugabe’s late sister Sabina, told AFP.

Valtteri Bottas beats Lewis Hamilton in Formula 1 2017 finale

Valtteri Bottas held off team-mate Lewis Hamilton as Mercedes cruised to a dominant one-two in the season-closing Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Hamilton, who won his fourth world championship two races before the end of the season, appeared quicker in the second part of the race.

Come back to PDP, Lamido begs Saraki, Kwankwaso, Tambuwal, others‎

Former Jigawa Governor, Alhaji Sule Lamido has pleaded with the President of the Senate, Senator Bukola Saraki, Sokoto state governor, Alhaji Aminu Tambuwal, Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso, Aliyu Wammako, Kwara state governor Abdulfatah Ahmed, Attahiru Bafarawa to quickly come back to their former political party the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) so as to reclaim victory come 2019.
‎Alhaji Sule Lamido also lambasted the All Progressives Congress (APC) for their inability to keep former vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in the fold despite claims of perfections that their party would perform better than the PDP.

Sacked Aero workers yet to get severance packages – Union

The National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) on Sunday said the more than 600 employees sacked by Aero Contractors Ltd. in March were yet to get their severance packages.
Mr Olayinka Abioye, the General Secretary, NUATE confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.

Surgeons find 263 coins, 100 nails in man’s stomach

A man who loved to swallow coins and metal objects was shocked when surgeons checked his stomach and found 7kg of metal.
The 35-year-old had kept his bizarre eating habits to himself, but surgeons found 263 coins, 100 nails and dozens of razor blades.

Get registered within three days or risk arrest - Police tells Lagos ‘okada’ riders

Imohimi Edgal, commissioner of police in Lagos state,  has given commercial motorcyclists in the state three days to register with any of the two relevant associations or risk arrest.

Edgal gave the directive on Saturday during an emergency meeting with the leadership of the commercial motorcycle operators as part of measures to ensure that they are well coordinated to promote security.

EFCC obtains warrants to arrest ex-DG DSS, former NIA boss

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has obtained two separate warrants from a court to arrest a former Director-General of Department of State Service (DSS), Mr. Ita Ekpenyong and ex-Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Mr. Ayo Oke.

The commission also secured the nod of the court to search the residences of the two former intelligence chiefs.

I Bought Abuja Property from A Group Properties, Not EFCC - Falana

Human rights activist and lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN saturday said the property he bought in Maitama District, Abuja, was from A Group Properties and not from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission as alleged.

He said the property located at 42, Gana Street, Maitama, Abuja, was one of the assets used to collaterise a loan obtained from Bank PHB by A Group Properties over 10 years ago.

Atiku delivers first speech since leaving APC (FULL DETAILS)

A former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has delivered his first speech since quitting the country’s ruling party, APC.
PREMIUM TIMES reported how Mr. Abubakar on Friday announced via a public letter that he was leaving the party.

Wizkid Opens Up On Why He Missed Banky W's Wedding For The Second Time

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Wizkid gets emotional after missing his mentor BankyW's wedding to Adesua for the second time, seems he had some passport issues with South African Embassy.

Meanwhile his comments section in Instagram was buzzing with angry comments, he had to turn it off.

Footballer Gareth Bale To Pay Beyonce £1.5Million To Perform At His Wedding

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale reportedly wants to hire Beyonce to perform at his wedding next year, but would have to shell out £1.5million.

His representatives are reportedly holding talks with Jay Z's wife. According to the Sun, Bale and his long-term partner Emma Rhys-Jones are keen on the ‘Halo’ hitmaker entertaining their guests after tying the knot.

Atiku trolls APC on Twitter

Atiku Abubakar delivered a subliminal swipe at the All Progressives Congress Saturday, barely a day after dumping the ruling party.

The former vice president joked about his former party’s 2015 campaign tactics after a user wrongly captioned a picture of him taken some years back.

Ikoyi whistle-blower rejects FG’s N325m, EFCC delays payment

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Yakubu Galadima, the lawyer for the whistle-blower, who informed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of the $43m, N23.2m and £27,800 (N13bn) recovered from an Ikoyi apartment, says his client will not accept anything below five per cent commission.

Galadima said this during a chat with one of our correspondents on Saturday.
The Secretary of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, at an event on Thursday titled, ‘Tracking Noxious Funds’, which was organised by Kent University Law School and Human and Environmental Development Agency, had explained that any whistle-blower, who helped the government to recover anything above N1bn would receive less than five per cent commission.