Monday, 12 March 2018

Couple Make Their Divorce Public After Their Wedding In Delta State.

This lovely couple or rather ex-couple are trending online after deciding to make their separation public. The husband identified as Mr Omorode revealed that he and his estranged partner, Doris are no longer together following their divorce today in Delta state. The man also revealed that his ex-partner who is now a free woman should not come near him neither will he go near her.

‘Women Always Warn Me Anytime We Finish Having Sex ‘ – Crippled Man Says

A 35-year old crippled cobbler Mr. Wasiu Ajibade in Ogun State has finally opened up on his sad encounter with women for over 20 Years who practically turned him into an ATM for money but none of them wanted to marry him because of his condition.

He said that the few women that came to him for sex would sneak into his room apartment very late in the evening and collect all the money he had before accepting. Thereafter they will warn him never to tell anyone that they allowed him to have sex with them because he was crippled.

Men Arrested While Trying To Sell Body Parts Of 5-Year-Old Boy To A Spiritualist

The mother of a five-year-old boy who was killed and his body dismembered said on Sunday she wants her son’s murderers to be killed as well. “The perpetrators should be killed the same way they killed my son,” the grieving mother told Accra-based Citi FM. “They used a knife to cut off his head and I want the same to be done to them.”

Janet Salifu, 30, who had travelled with her husband to Kumasi from Nadowli in the Upper West Region of Ghana in search for greener pastures, was left in shock when the death of her only son got to her.

Customs identifies, issues ultimatum to importer of military items allegedly owned by Kogi Govt

The Nigeria Customs Service said it has identified the importer of military wares which allegedly belong to the government of Kogi State. The customs ‎also said it issued a 30-day ultimatum to the importer.
The ultimatum was given for the importer to produce the End-User Certificate from the Office of the National Security Adviser.

Plane catches fire while landing, at least 40 dead, 23 injured

At least 40 people were killed and 23 injured when a Bangladeshi passenger plane crashed near Kathmandu airport Monday, an official said.

“Thirty-one people died at the spot and nine died at two hospitals in Kathmandu,” police spokesman Manoj Neupane told AFP, adding another 23 were injured.

Benue killings: I’m surprised IGP Idris disobeyed my directive – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said he was ‘surprised’ that the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris disobeyed his directives to stay in Benue until the bloodletting between farmers and herdsmen was resolved.
Mr. Buhari also said his government was deeply worried about the incessant attacks on Benue’s rural communities and vowed to end the menace “very soon”.

We Opted For Negotiation With Boko Haram Because We Want Chibok/Dapchi Girls Back Alive- Buhari

President Muhamamdu Buhari on Monday said the desire of the Federal Government was to have schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram from Chibok and Dapchi back alive.

He said that was why his administration chose negotiation, rather than military option, to secure their release. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President spoke while receiving the United States Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Two Nigerian murder suspects remanded in Italian jail (Photos)

Two Nigerian murder suspects remanded in Italian jail (Photos) Lailasnews

An Ancona coùrt on Monday rùled that two of the three Nigerians arrested over the mùrder of Pamela Mastropietro, an 18-year-old Roman woman whose dismembered body was foùnd in two sùitcases near Macerata in Janùary, shoùld stay in jail. The sùspects are Desmond Lùcky and Lùcky Awelima, aged 22 and 27 respectively. They were arrested after the detention of another Nigerian, Innocent Oseghale, a 29-year-old who lived in the flat where the mùrder is thoùght to have taken place.

OBJ Woos Saraki, Dogara, Tambuwal To Join SDP

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is leading the move to bring Senate President Bukola Saraki; Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara;  Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and other aggrieved leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to join the Social Democratic Party (SDP), otherwise known as the Third Force movement, DAILY INDEPENDENT has learnt.
Already, there is palpable tension in the APC and the major opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the political future of Saraki, Dogara, Tambuwal, Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue and other political leaders currently occupying top political positions in Nigeria’s ruling party.

How Okowa Blew N250m On Reception For Ex-Convict Former Governor James Ibori

Saturday's Thanksgiving and grand reception for Mr. James Ibori, the former Delta State governor convicted for money laundering, SaharaReporters has learned, cost the government of Delta State N250 million. 
The event, which held at the Unity Square, Ovwor, Olomu in Ughelli South Local Government Area of the state, was fully supported by Mr. Ibori's protégé and incumbent governor. Mr. Ifeanyi Okowa.

9mobile Acquisition Shaky As Investors Chase Duke, Sanusi, Udoji

There are indications that Teleology winner of the 9mobile bid is making overtures to some powerful Nigerian politicians and business moguls for funding of the acquired network.
Teleology Holdings Limited recently became the preferred winner of a reportedly controversial bid for 9mobile, formerly Etisalat.

Prince Harry teaches Meghan Markle how to drive on left-hand side

Prince Harry teaches Meghan Markle to drive on left-hand side (Photos) Lailasnews

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry may have already put their relationship to the ultimate test. The brave royal is reportedly helping his wife-to-be learn how to drive in Britain. The actress, 36, had a full licence to drive in Canada and the US but that only gave her 12 months to drive legally here in the UK.

Abundant Party Urges Buhari To Reject UK's Prison Offer

National Chairman of Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party, Mr. Tope Fasua, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to turn down offer by the United Kingdom to build a £700,000 new wing in Kirikiri, Lagos Prison.
Fasua said Nigeria should emulate the rejection of similar offer from UK by Jamaica in January 2017.

PDP can still rule Nigeria for 60 years – IBB

Former Military President, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) has said that the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) will not only take back power from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) but go ahead to rule for 60 successive years, if the schisms rocking the party are solved.
He said this at his country home in Minna when the Strategy and Inter-Party Affairs Committee of the party led by Jerry Gana presented its report on how to move the party forward, to him.

Five dead in New York river helicopter crash

Five people have died after a helicopter owned by a tour group plunged into Manhattan’s East River, police said on Monday.

The red chopper, which is owned by tourism group Liberty, was carrying six people including the pilot when it crashed into the river near the upscale Upper East Side neighborhood shortly after 7:00 pm (2300 GMT) on Sunday.

I didn’t call for military coup - Ekweremadu

The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has denied calling for military intervention in the affairs of Nigeria.
Ekweremadu said this in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, when Governor Seriake Dickson hosted him and other African lawmakers attending the 74th Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (Africa Region) Executive Committee to a dinner, according to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Uche Anichukwu.

De Boer is worst manager in history - Mourinho

Red eyed Jose Mourinho has dished out a damning verdict of former Crystal Palace Manager Frank De Boer describing him as the worst manager in history of the English premier league. 
Jose’s outburst is not unconnected with De Boer open regret that Rashford is playing under the special one at the Old Trafford, saying it’s ‘a pity’ that Marcus Rashford plays under Mourinho’

Arsenal can become title challengers - Ivan Gazidis

Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis has admitted to a fans’ forum that the club “isn’t in the place we want to be”.
Gazidis says he wants Arsenal to be fighting for the Premier League title and is “convinced” they can get back to that level.

Nobody can thwart God’s plan, says Okorocha’s son-in-law

Following the 2019 tensed atmosphere in Imo state, the Son-in-law to Governor Rochas Okorocha, Mr. Uche Nwosu, yesterday, said with God, nobody could thwart his political ambition.

This statement came days after, Nwosu said in Owerri, that it was not a sin to be a son-in-law to a governor.

Benson Idahosa: The Man Who Vividly Described His Death - By Leke Beecroft

Today makes it 20 years that the icon and ambassador of the gospel of Christ to the world, Benson Idahosa departed suddenly. He continues to speak loudly even in death. What many do not know is that he actually described in vivid terms how he was to depart when his time was over and that was exactly what happened on the day he died at the ripe young age of 59 years and 6 months. Leke Beecroft brings together the description by Idahosa in one of his sermons “Benefit of Death” of his death with the day he actually died as documented in The Week magazine editions of 17 and 30 March 1998 for the first time ever in his forthcoming book, as yet another evidence that as controversial as he might have seemed, truly, Idahosa was a man of God.

US Secretary Of State, Tillerson, Suspends Visit To Nigeria

The United States, U.S. Secretary of State, Mr. Rex Tillerson has cut short his first trip to Africa to return to Washington about one day ahead of schedule, according to a Reuters’ report from Nairobi, Kenya.

“Tillerson’s travel plans have changed so that he can return to Washington early on Tuesday morning instead of late that night, a spokesman for the top U.S. diplomat told reporters travelling with him,” the report said, citing the need for Tillerson “to deal with urgent work,” back home.

Photos: Football chairman confronts referee on the pitch with a gun in his belt, tells him 'You're finished'

Photos: Football chairman confronts referee on the pitch with a gun in his belt, tells him

A football chairman lost his cool and confronted a referee on the football pitch with a gun in his belt.
The ugly display occurred during Sunday's Super League game between title rivals PAOK and AEK Athenswhich ended in chaos as a pitch invasion followed a disallowed goal.

Nigerian lady launches search for a companion and a regular sex partner

Nigerian lady launches search for a companion and a regular sex partner

A Nigerian lady has taken to her Twitter page to search for a companion who she would also have regular sex with. Read her tweets below...

Nigerian student in Malaysia allegedly jumps to his death while fleeing Malaysian authority

Nigerian student in Malaysia allegedly jumps to his death while fleeing Malaysian authority

A Nigerian student identified as Uju Pious Ejikeonye has died after jumping from the 13th floor of his condominium while attempting to escape Malaysian immigration officers.

Photos: President Buhari arrives Benue, meets with stakeholders over killings

Photos: President Buhari arrives Benue, meets with stakeholders over killings

President Buhari has arrived Benue state and he is currently in a meeting with stakeholders in the state over the incessant attacks and killings between herdsmen and farmers. This will be Presidnet Buhari's first visit to the state since the January 1st attack that left over 70 persons dead. 

Policeman dies after being punched by a soldier at a burial in Delta state

Policeman dies after being punched by a soldier at a burial in Delta state

A Nigerian policeman has died shortly after being punched by a soldier at a burial ceremony in Sapele, Delta state.
The police officer identified as Mr. Imomoh was reportedly at the burial when a group of soldiers began shooting in the air repeatedly. Imomoh, who was not dressed in his uniform, reportedly walked up to one of the soldiers and asked him to stop shooting as he could accidentally hit someone. 

Photos: South Korean actor accused of sexual assault found dead; suicide suspected

Photos: South Korean actor accused of sexual assault found dead; suicide suspected

53-year-old South Korean actor accused of sexual assault in a spiralling wave of #MeToo accusations in the country was found dead last Friday.

Jo Min-ki, who had been accused of sexually molesting at least eight victims, was found dead at his home in Seoul, The Yonhap News agency cited police as saying, adding suicide was suspected.

Psychiatrist who tried to "cure" gay people had sex with male patients in his office

Psychiatrist who tried to "cure" gay people had sex with male patients in his office

The hypocrisy of a Toronto-based psychiatrist, who practiced gay "cure" therapy but was busy having sex with male patients, has been discovered and he has been found guilty of sexual misconduct.
During an investigation, Ontario’s medical regulator described 72-year-old Dr Melvyn Iscove as having a "special interest" in treating gay patients. The committee also found that Iscove engaged in sex acts with patients during therapy sessions and once had sexual intercourse with a male patient in his office.

Troops arrest suspect who allegedly killed an Army corporal in Kogi State

Troops arrest suspect who allegedly killed an Army corporal in Kogi State

In continuation of intensive patrol across the states following a report on criminal hideouts, on Sunday 11 March 2018 troops of Headquarters Commands Army Record supported by Army Headquarters Special Forces conducted a raid operation at Irovochinomi and Egee communities within Okene Local Government Area of Kogi State.  

''I have forgiven my persecutors'' ex-Delta state governor, James Ibori, says

Former Delta state governor, James Ibori, says he has forgiven all the people that ganged up against him, leading to his eventual incarceration in a UK priosn. Ibori was found guilty of money laundering and was in a UK prison for five years. He was released in February last year.

Nick Gordon Arrested for Battery After Incident with Girlfriend

Article Image: Nick Gordon Arrested for Battery After Incident with Girlfriend

Nick Gordon, the former boyfriend of Bobbi Kristina Brown, was arrested Saturday in Florida on a domestic violence charge. In 2016 Gordon was found "legally responsible" for the death of Bobbi Kristina in a $36 million wrongful death lawsuit. A judge ruled against Gordon in the civil suit after he didn't show up to two separate hearings.
According to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office, Gordon was arrested on one charge of domestic battery. Gordon is scheduled to appear back in court on April 6 after posting a $500 bail.

Duterte needs ‘psychiatric evaluation’, says UN chief

The UN’s human rights chief has attacked the President of the Philippines – claiming he needs “psychiatric evaluation”.
Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein criticised Rodrigo Duterte after the controversial leader launched profanity-laced diatribes against UN officials.

Governor Fayose Blasts Buhari Again Over Blocking Of ”Cattle Routes”

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has said that President Muhammadu Buhari directed governors to ensure people do not block “cattle routes” in their states.

This was as the Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, Dr Gani Adams has called on members of the Oodua Peoples Congress, OPC, to be vigilant and watchful against the illegal activities of the herdsmen, who attack and kill innocent people across the country.

My Job Is Rewarding, Says Lady Who Claims To Be The Highest Paid Prostitute

America’s “highest-earning” legal prostitute has revealed what life is really like working in a brothel. Alice Little, who works at the Moonlite Bunny Ranch in Nevada, US, says her job is “stigmatising, degrading, difficult, and the best thing I’ve ever done with my life.”

Alice told Style Caster she spends more than £1,750 a year on condoms and lubrication, “hours” in the nail salon, and works out for an hour in the gym everyday.

Stripper and her boyfriend kill strip club manager and guard because she was told she couldn't dance

Stripper and her boyfriend kill strip club manager and guard because she was told she couldn

A 23-year-old stripper and her 24-year-old boyfriend have been arrested following the death of a strip club manager and security guard in a Dallas stip club. 
Alexis Burgess, 23, a stripper at the gentlemen’s club, was told that she was not allowed to work on the night of Thursday, March 8. This angered her and she went home and brought her boyfriend, 24-year-old Treveon Wilson, to fight the club owners.

Banker commits suicide over alleged husband infidelity in Delta State

Banker commits suicide over alleged husband infidelity in Delta State lailasnews

A 32-year-old banker and mother of two identified as Peace Uzezi Akpobaro, reportedly caused pandemonium in Iwhrekpokpor, Ughelli, Delta State, after she took an insecticide at her residence on Wednesday.

It was gathered that the lady who worked with one of the new generation banks along Market Road, Ughelli, had separated from her husband before their families reconciled them recently. However her husband continued to stay away from home despite the reconciliation, and was also away when she undertook the suicide move.

Senate Confirms Members Receive N13.5 Million Monthly, Separate From Salaries

The Senate has formally confirmed that its members receive N13.5 million monthly as running cost.

PREMIUM TIMES reported how a Kaduna senator, Shehu Sani, confirmed the amount, which was hitherto kept from the public. The money is illegal as it is not approved by the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC). It is also separate from the salaries and allowances approved by RMAFC which, Mr. Sani says, totals about N750,000 monthly.

Police Arraign Teenager For Alleged Sodomy

Ondo State Police Command has arraigned a 17-year-old boy at a Juvenile Court in Akure, the Ondo State capital.

The suspect, a pupil of St Joseph’s College, Ondo was accused of sodomising the eight-year-old son of a journalist.

Police spokesman Femi Joseph confirmed the arraignment while giving an update on the case.

Igbo will be major beneficiaries of Buhari’s second term – VON DG

Director General of Voice of Nigeria, Mr. Osita Okechukwu, has said Nd’Igbo would be the major beneficiaries of President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term in office.
Apex socio-political body of the Igbo, Ohanaeze Nd’Igbo, had, in a recent statement, said it was only interested in restructuring, and has not taken any decision on the 2019 elections.

Turkish socialite and 7 friends killed in plane crash after her bachelorette party

Turkish socialite and 7 friends killed in plane crash after her bachelorette party lailasnews

A fatal plane crash which occurred in Iran, reportedly claimed the lives of a Turkish socialite, Mina Basaran, who was celebrating her bachelorette party with seven friends. 
It was gathered that the flight carrying the group from the UAE to Istanbul on Sunday,  began to fail after the plane’s engine caught fire and crashed into the mountains of Iran.

Cat rescues couple from fire

A Pennsylvania couple’s pet cat is being hailed as a hero after alerting its owners to a late night fire that started inside their home.
The McKeesport Fire Department said the couple were in bed about 1:30 a.m. Friday when their cat alerted them to something amiss inside their home.

Pastor Arrested For Duping His Lover And Others Of N17M In Calabar.

Pastor Charles Mgbe

Operatives of the Nigerian police have arrested one Pastor Charles Mgbe in Calabar, Cross River State capital for allegedly duping his lover and others a whooping seventeen million Naira (N17,000,000). It was gathered that, Pastor Mgbe allegedly sold 2 vehicles to a church member..

According to, after collecting money for one of the vehicles, bought in partnership with his estranged lover, Mgbe is said to have informed his lover that payment for the vehicle was still outstanding. Acting on the wrong information he fed his lover, a widowed retiree, the police received from the lady. The complaint prompted a late night raid to recover the said vehicle.

South African Brothel Where Nigerians Were Arrested, To Be Demolished

According to reports, the brothel where 26 women and girls were rescued by security operatives on 16 December 2016 in South Africa, is going to be demolished following a successful forfeiture order granted by the North Gauteng High Court.

According to the South African Police Service, the Priority Crime Specialised Investigations (PCSI) unit of the Hawks in North West that specialises in asset and financial investigations made a submission to the Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) to have the building on number 5 Viljoen Street in Pienaarsdorp be forfeited to the state.

Woman Who Used Heated Iron And Hot Water On Her Maid Arrested In Lagos (Photos)

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested one Nkeiruka Ngwu, female, 36 years old of 47 Ogundana Street, off Allen Avenue, Ikeja, a mother of four children, for physically abusing her ten- year -old househelp by name Chioma Samuel whom she brought to Lagos from Umuoju, Ngwu in Abia State sometime in January 2018 after the death of the girl's father.

Woman Begs Her Estranged Husband To Come And Collect His Bride Price (Photos)

A woman who was allegedly abused and maltreated by her husband has been begging him to come and take back his bride price for two years now. According to reports, the mocked her and taunted her with his current girlfriend whom he allegedly said is prettier than her.

The lady is seeking for help to return the bride price and obtain a receipt from the man.

Human rights lawyer, Emeka Ugwuonye shared her update online. Read below;

Nigerian Judge, Eboe-Osuji, Elected President Of International Criminal Court (Pics)

 A Nigerian jurist at the International Criminal Court (ICC) has been elected president of the war crimes tribunal.

Chile Eboe-Osuji, who became the first Nigerian to be elevated to the court in 2012, would serve as ICC president for the next three years.

Nigerian Man Defrauds Pakistani Of N194m (Photo)

A Nigerian identified as Lamido Ogbeh, has been arrested on Sunday, by Kohsar police for allegedly defrauding a Pakistani man of Rs35 million (almost N194million), in Islamabad.

Pakistantoday, reports that Ogbeh was arrested after the victim lodged a complaint against him on Saturday. The victim in his statement revealed how he was scammed by Ogbeh saying a UK number called him and offered to help him.

Saraki Accepts Charly Boy’s Apology Over Fake News

Bukola Saraki, the president of the Nigerian Senate, on Sunday, March 11, 2018, accepted the apology of Nigerian singer/songwriter, Charles Chukwuemeka Oputa aka “Charlyboy”, who erroneously stated that an image of the Senate President’s 2012 visit to Ogoniland, was a picture of the Senate President after being chased by youths in Kwara.

After a series of Twitter users, including Saraki’s Head of New Media, Olu Onemola, called Charlyboy’s attention to the fact that the picture he posted was taken during then-Senator Saraki’s oversight visit to Ogoniland, as the Chairman of the 7th Senate’s Committee on Environment and Ecology, Charlyboy, who uses the @AreaFada1 handle on twitter, later apologized to the politician, stating that he was in a hurry to post before verifying the veracity of the story.

The politics of election order in Nigeria

Since Nigeria adopted the presidential system of government in 1979, the order in which elections are held into the various elective bodies has been of curious interest.  With political parties that are very weak in ideology, and a voting public that would rather identify with the “winning team”, the order of elections has hardly been accepted as a non-controversial aspect of our democracy.
The first set of elections under the Nigerian presidential system took place in July and August 1979.  The elections were contested in five consecutive stages: the Senate, the House of Representatives, the state Houses of Assembly, the governorship election, and the presidential election.

Police Arrest Yahoo Boys With Charms In Calabar (Photo)

THE Cross River State Police Command on Friday arrested three Internet fraudsters , also known as yahoo- boys, with charms which they used in defrauding and dispossessing their victims of money and other valuables.

This was just as another group of five yahoo- boys were also arrested on the streets of Calabar .