Category Archives: Breaking

Pastor Who Alleged That His Wife Always Demand For Bribe Before Sex Seeks For Divorce

A 48-year-old Lagos-based pastor, Abayomi Adegboyega, wants a customary court in Lagos to  dissolve his 16-year-old marriage with his wife, claiming that she always demands `bribe’ from him whenever he asked for sex. Adegboyega prayed the Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Wednesday to end the marriage on grounds that his wife, Risikat, denied him…

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Buhari Removes Kachikwu, Appoints Thomas John As New NNPC Board Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr Thomas John as the acting alternate chairman of the Governing Board of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, relieving  Dr. Ibe Kachikwu as Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, NNPC’s Group Managing Director, Maikanti Baru, who announced this in Abuja, stated that the new board chairman would hold the position until…

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Amosun Accords Arms Stockpile Claims As Laughable, Says Dapo Abiodun Supplies APCs and Other Arms

Former governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has accorded allegations of arms stockpiling levelled against him as laughable. Amosun debunked the news circulating that he stockpiled the arm, adding that incumbent Governor of the state, Dapo Abiodun was the main supplier of some of the Armoured Personnel Carriers he bought in 2012 to combat security…

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Ex-Bauchi Governor Debunks Claims Of Spending N2.3Bn On Burial, Says He Spent N1.2Bn

Immediate past governor of Bauchi state, Mohammed Abubakar has been accused by the incumbent governor, Bala Mohammed, of spending N2.3 billion on funeral materials in just five months. According to Mohammed’s spokesman, Ladan Salihu, Abubakar spent a whooping sum of N2.3 billion on funerals between January and May 2019 without appropriation by the legislature. Salihu…

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Kenneth Omeruo’s Late Header Seals AFCON Round-16 Qualification For Super Eagles

Nigeria secured a 1-0 win over Guinea in an ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Match in Alexandria on Wednesday afternoon, maintaining a 100 per cent record in the tournament after two wins in two matches – thanks to a late header from central defender, Kenneth Omeruo.  The Super Eagles struggled to break their opponents down for…

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Court Orders Fraudster To Forfeit Several Millions To FG

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday ordered the final forfeiture of the sums of N210, 287, 697.45, N5,320,373.40, N15,008,809.79 and $80.59 belonging to a suspected Internet fraudster, Dehinbo Reuben, to the Federal Government. Justice Saliu Saidu had on May 16, 2019 ordered an interim forfeiture of the sums following an ex-parte application filed…

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Governor Wike Declares Free Education For Primary and Secondary Schools In Rivers State

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, in a bid to increase access to quality education has announced the total abolition of all forms of fees and levies in public primary and secondary schools across the state. Wike directed state-owned primary and secondary schools to stop collecting fees and levies from students and pupils with immediate effect,…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day! -Tuesday 25/06/19-Punch, Guardian, Daily Sun & Business Day

“CBN Plans Fresh Banks’ Recapitalisation As Capital Base Weakens By $3.5bn” – Punch What a cold morning it is here in Lagos, and here are the newspaper headlines for Tuesday, 25th of June 2019, Punch, Guardian, Daily Sun and Business Day. “CBN Mulls Fresh Capital Base For Nigeria’s Banks”- The Guardian “Tribunal Rejects Atiku’s Request…

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NFF Debunks Claims Of Owing Falcons as Team Refused To Leave Hotel Room After Elimination

Following the elimination of the Super Falcons of Nigeria from the ongoing World Cup in France, the Nigerian players refused to leave their hotel on Saturday, on the basis that they were owed outstanding bonuses, however, the NFF has kicked against such claims, stating that the players have been paid. According to ESPN FC, they were…

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