JUDGE IN GABRIEL SUSWAM’S N3.1BIL CORRUPTION CASE WITHDRAWS, SEE WHY

A Federal High Court Judge sitting in Abuja, Justice Ahmed Mohammed yesterday washed his hands off the trial of former Benue State Governor, Dr. Gabriel Suswam, in the alleged N3.1billion fraud, money laundering and breach of trust. The Judge withdrew from adjudicating over the matter following allegation by an online medium, the Sahara Reporters, that he has received bribe from the former governor to give judgment in his favour. When the trial came up yesterday, Justice Mohammed raised the issue of publication by Sahara Reporters and the allegation, which he…

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BUHARI HAS ANOTHER AILMENT, MAY LIKELY STAY MORE THAN 10 DAYS, PRESIDENCY CONTINUE TO DENY HE’S ILL

President Buhari reportedly has “a terrible cough that has persisted longer than the ear infection” He may likely extend his 10-day trip to London to treat an ear infection because he also needs attention for the cough .A source said the president is expected to remain in outpatient care in the days following his medical visit There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may extend his 10-day vacation to London to treat an ear infection. Sahara Reporters reports that the president also has a terrible cough that has persisted longer…

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MY WIFE BRINGS DIFFERENT MEN TO THE HOUSE, WHETHER AM HOME OR NOT

Lagos – A 15-year-old marriage between a 52-year-old insurance marketer, Omotayo Awodiya, and his wife, Olabisi, was on Monday dissolved, according to an Igando Customary Court in Lagos. The ex-husband had accused the wife of having multiple sex partners. The court’s president, Mr Adegboyega Omilola, said that it was obvious that the marriage had hit the rocks. “It is obvious from the testimonies and the respondent’s (wife) refusal to appear in court that the marriage has collapsed. “The court has no choice than to dissolve the marriage,’’ he ruled. “Both…

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HOW TOP ACTOR JIDE KOSOKO LOST THREE WIVES IN A ROW

Nollywood actress, Henrietta Kosoko, wife of veteran actor, Jide Kosoko is dead. She died on Monday morning. Henrietta, who only last week celebrated her 53rd birthday, was said to have slumped at home and was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. Henrietta, until death, was married to veteran actor and former president of the Association of Nigerian Theatre Arts Practitioners (ANTP), Kosoko. A close family source who spoke under the condition of anonymity disclosed that she before her demise, she was battling diabetes for a while, causing…

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AIT/ RAY POWER BOSS, RAYMOND DOKPESI ESCAPES ASSASSINATION IN ABUJA POLICE DETAIL SHOT DEAD

High Chief Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi, Chairman Emeritus of Daar Communications narrowly escaped death on Saturday in what appears to be an assassination attempt, SIGNAL can report. However, Sergeant Den Gaius of the FCT Police Command, a police detail attached to the High Chief, was not so lucky as he was murdered in cold blood by the armed assailants. The suspected assassins, numbering four were sighted in a Honda Accord car. According to an eyewitness account, they accosted the deceased in front of Child Care and Awareness Clinic at No 7,…

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NEW NIGER DELTA GROUP SAYS ITS TARGETS ARE INFRASTRUCTURES BUILT WITH OIL MONEY

A new rebel group on Monday vowed to attack strategic targets across Nigeria, despite calls for a united front but no “life-threatening actions” from other militants who have claimed recent strikes on oil facilities. The group, calling itself the Joint Niger Delta Liberation Force (JNDLF), said it would hit “all those infrastructures that were built with our oil and gas monies in this country”. The list of targets included the presidential villa, government ministries, parliament, the state-run oil firm and the central bank in Abuja, plus the offices of oil…

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BREAKING! BELLO FLOORS FALEKE AT KOGI GUBER ELECTIONS TRIBUNAL

James Faleke, running mate to the late Abubakar Audu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 21, 2015 election, has lost his bid to unseat Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state. Delivering judgement on Monday, the tribunal held that Faleke could not be declared governor because he did not participate in the APC primary. Halima Mohammed, justice of the tribunal, who delivered the judgment, ‎held that Faleke was not nominated by the APC as its substantive candidate in the governorship election. ‎She stated that the APC was right…

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