OBASANJO IS THE GRANDFATHER OF CORRUPTION IN NIGERIA SAYS REPS

By Emman Ovuakporie and Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA- BARELY 24hours after former President Olusegun Obasanjo lampooned the President Muhammadu Buhari All Progressives Congress, APC led government, Spokesman of the House of Representatives, Abdulrazaq Namdas on Thursday took a swipe at the former president describing him as the grand father of corruption in Nigeria. He also alleged at a press briefing held at the NASS complex that Obasanjo has the intention of bringing down President Muhammadu Buhari’s government. Namdas who read a prepared statement said:”Our attention has been drawn to a statement…

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PRESIDENTIAL JET CRASHES IN MAKURDI

According to unconfirmed reports, one of the aircraft handed to the Nigerian Air Force by the Presidency has crashed at the Nigerian Air Force base in Makurdi. The Agusta AW 101, one of the presidential jets recently handed over to the Nigerian Air Force was a medium-lift helicopter specially designed for military operations. It reportedly crashed due to poor training of crew members who manned its operation. After the handover, the aircraft was repainted from the initial white and green to camouflage. Reports reveal that damages to the jet were significant…

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CAMEROONIAN FOOTBALL. STAR IN MASSIVE TAX FRAUD SCANDAL. MAY SPEND TEN YEARS IN JAIL

Spanish prosecutors have asked that Cameroonian football great Samuel Eto’o be handed a 10-year jail sentence and pay a 14.3-million-euro ($15 million) fine for alleged tax fraud, a court filing revealed Thursday. They allege that Eto’o — now at Antalyaspor in Turkey — set up front companies to avoid paying taxes from 2006 to 2009, when he was a striker at Barcelona before leaving for Inter Milan. The fraud, they say, amounts to some 3.9 million euros. “The footballer pretended he had ceded his rights to two other companies in…

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NIGERIAN COUPLE WELCOMES TWINS AFTER 20YEARS MARRIAGE AND 12 MISCARRIAGES

This calls for celebration.According to Pastor Regis Isaac who works at Canaanland,Ota,a Nigerian couple welcomed twins after 20yrs of marriage.Below is what he wrote.. ‘Pre-Shiloh Testimony at L.F.C, Calabar: Miracle twins after 20years of waiting, 12 miscarriages and 9years of pregnancy.God of Shiloh at work’ Source: http://www.trezzyhelm.com/2016/11/nigerian-couple-welcome-twins-after-12.html

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JIMOH IBRAHIM’S APPEAL THROWN OUT OF THE WINDOW IN SUPREME COURT

THe Supreme Court in Abuja has struck out the interlocutory appeals filed by Jimoh Ibrahim, a factional candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against Eyitayo Jegede, another factional candidate. A 5-man panel led by acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Walter Onnoghen struck out the interlocutory appeals after hearing them as insisted by Jimoh Ibrahim’s counsel Barrister Nwofor. http://www.socialtimesng.com/2016/11/jimoh-ibrahim-loses-appeal-at-supreme-court/

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PASTOR TUNDE BAKARE AND WIFE MARK 32ND WEDDING ANNIVERSARY BY SHARING SOME THROWBACK PICS, SEE THEM HERE

Pastor Tunde Bakare and wife celebrate 32nd wedding anniversary, share throwback photos from their wedding Popular Lagos pastor‎/former Vice Presidential candidate, Tunde Bakare, and his wife, Olayide, are celebrating their 32nd wedding anniversary today November 24th. The couple got married in 1984. Congrats to them. More throwback photos from their wedding SOURCE: http://www.nairanaijanews.com/2016/11/photos-pastor-tunde-bakare-and-wife.html

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PATIENCE JONATHAN DENIES OWNERSHIP OF 175MIL DOLLARS FOUND IN HER ACCOUNT

Ex First Lady Pätience Jonathan has  denied ownership of $175m allegedly found in her account. Mrs. Jonathan also claimed that she had only $10m in her account before it was blocked by the EFCFormer first lady, Patience Jonathan has denied ownership of $175m allegedly found in her Skye bank account. According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been trying to find the whereabout of the $175,750,000 that was deposited in Dame Patience’s account. According to The Nation, a source with the anti-graft agency said the cash…

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ONDO PDP GUBER HOPEFUL JIMOH IBRAHIM IN MESSY FIGHT WITH FEMI FANI KAYODE ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Business mogul and former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ondo State, Jimoh Ibrahim has lashed-out at former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode. The tweet fight broke out shortly after the Appeal Court set aside the High Court judgement that returned Eyitayo Jegede as the PDP candidate in the November 26 governorship election in Ondo. Fani-Kayode fired the first salvo when he tweeted, “Congrats to Eyitayo Jegede, Gov. Mimiko and the PDP in our victory at the Court of Appeal today.Shame on Ali Modu Sheriff and Jimoh Ibrahim,”…

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HOTELS DESERTED AS RECESSION BITES HARDER

Obinna Chima Nigeria’s hospitality sector has been hit hard by the economic slowdown, with occupancy rates in hotels falling below 35 per cent this year due to the contraction of economic activities in the country. Findings by THISDAY showed that hardest hit were the four and five-star hotels in Lagos and Abuja, where bookings have dropped significantly as individuals and companies now prefer to book rooms at cheaper boutique hotels due to the economic crunch. THISDAY gathered that while the occupancy rate of Southern Sun Hotels, Ikoyi has dropped to…

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SO UNFORTUNATE- BUHARI HAS NO ECONOMIC BLUEPRINT TO PULL NIGERIA OUT OF RECESSION SAYS SENATE

From Fred Itua, Abuja Senate said, yesterday, that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has no economic blueprint to pull Nigeria out of recession. The country’s upper legislative chamber gave the verdict during reconsideration of Buhari’s Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Strategy Paper (FSP), yesterday. The lawmakers also added that the president’s economic team is in disarray. The legislators described the MTEF/FSP as shallow and empty and warned that if the documents are passed, as presented, they would have created room for the executive to present a faulty 2017 national…

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