WHY I DONT SPEAK ENGLISH AT PUBLIC FUNCTIONS – EMIR OF KATSINA

From: Agaju Madugba, Katsina Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir Usman, has explained why he always speak the Hausa language at public functions,  saying English language is alien to his people and culture. He urged that all efforts must be made to preserve Nigeria’s cultural heritage. Describing English as a “foreign language,” the Emir said that, “I am the custodian of the tradition of our people. So, I must speak the Hausa language so that our people will understand me.” The emir spoke, on Monday, at a programme for the…

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OZUBULU TRADITIONAL RULER DENIES REASONS POLICE GAVE FOR CHURCH KILLINGS

From David Onwuchekwa, Nnewi The traditional ruler of Ozoubulu Obi Fidelix Nnandi Oruche yesterday condemned the attack of his subjects who went to worship at St Philips Catholic Church, Amakwa Ozoubulu. He described the incident as callous, wicked inhuman and cowardly. He said that the perpetrators of the dastardly act must not go unpunished. The visibly worried and sad traditional ruler said that government and the security agents must fish out those behind the killing to be punished accordingly. He noted that it was sacrilegious for anybody no matter any…

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D’BANJ FINALLY SPEAKS ABOUT HIS SECRET WEDDING

On the 2nd of August, 2016, there were wide, unconfirmed reports that the koko master, D’banj has secretly gotten married to Lineo Didi Kilgrow. The artiste has now come out openly after over a year of getting married. And in his recent interview with BEAT FM, D’banj said he kept his marriage a secret because he didn’t want to experience the complications of a celebrity relationship. ‘I decided to keep my marriage to Didi a secret because based on experience, relationships like this get mixed with media hypes and speculations and then…

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KENNIS MUSICAL GROUP LAUNCHES RADIO STATION IN LAGOS

Kennis Music Group Launches Radio Station…See Stars Who Attended Kennis 104.1 FM started official broadcasting on April 3rd, 2017 Officially launched by throwing an opening party on Friday 04 August, 2017 in Victoria Island, Lagos. In attendance were Don Jazzy, E Money, 2 Face Idibia, Tiwa Savage, Reekado Banks, Kcee, Joe El, Jaywon, Dr Sid, D Prince, Eedris Abdulkareem, KSB, Skiibii, Henry Knight, Omo Akin, Konga and so many other celebrities. THE OAPs and DJs as well as crew: Led by Chairman and Founder: World Famous Kenny Ogungbe, Funmi Jean,…

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COURT FREEZES ACCOUNTS OF ABIA, DELTA AND CROSS RIVER STATE OVER DIVERSION OF PARIS CLUB REFUND

Justice Yusuf Halilu of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has issued an ex-parte order directing that the Paris-London Club Refund bank accounts of Abia, Cross River, and Delta states be frozen. The accounts to be frozen are listed as follows: Abia state Paris and London Club Debit Refund, 1019892950, UBA Bank Plc; CRS Paris and London Club Debit Refund, 101989719, UBA Bank Plc; and DTSG CRS Paris and London Club Debit Refund, 1012906702, Zenith Bank Plc respectively. The court gave the order amidst allegations that the governors of…

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BUHARI’S AIDE SAYS BRITISH POLICE DISPERSED PROTESTERS AT ABUJA HOUSE IN LONDON

Personal assistant to the president on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has claimed that a protest which was meant to hold today at the Abuja House in London – failed due to lack of supporters. She also revealed that the few who came for the protest took to their heels after the police were called. There have been concerns from different quarters concerning the absence of the country’s number one citizen; president Muhammadu Buhari who has been on medical leave in London for some months now. Read what Lauretta Onochie shared…

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PRESIDENCY REACTS TO TODAY’S PROTESTS CALLING FOR BUHARI’S RESIGNATION

This led to a protest on Monday, led by maverick musician, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlie Boy, with the protesters asking Buhari to resign. The Presidency has faulted protesters who on Monday called for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari if he does not return to the country immediately. Buhari has been in London undergoing medical treatment for about two months. This led to a protest on Monday, led by maverick musician, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charlie Boy, with the protesters asking Buhari to resign. But the Senior…

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,RAPIST LURES-5-YEAR-OLD GIRL TO TOILET WITH BISCUIT, RAPES HER IN LAGOS

Policemen attached to Ilasa Division in Lagos have arrested a suspected serial rapist for allegedly defiling a five-year-old girl at Osoyintola area of Ilasamaja. Preliminary investigation, as gathered, revealed that the victim was the sixth minor to be raped by the suspect, identified as Emeka. Emeka, reportedly, usually lured his victims, whose ages are between five and six years, with sweets and biscuits into bathrooms and toilets, where he rapes them. He met his Waterloo weekend, after a tenant caught him in the act with the five-year-old and raised the…

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ANAMBRA CATHOLIC CHURCH ATTACK-POLICE NABS SUSPECTS

Anambra Church Attack: Police Nab Suspects The Police have apprehended some suspects allegedly involved in the killing of 12 people at the St. Philips Catholic Church in Ozubulu area of Anambra State. The state governor, Willie Obiano, who visited the scene of the attack had promised that investigations would commence immediately to bring the perpetrators to book. Giving an account of the incident on Sunday, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Garba Umar, told Channels Television that the gunmen went into the church during an early morning mass…

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