WITHDRAW ARMY FROM THE EAST, PDP TELLS FG

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)‎ has asked the federal government to withdraw the military and initiate dialogue with the people of the south-east in order to avoid further violent clashes. In a statement, PDP publicity secretary Dayo Adeyeye said the rights of citizens to express their yearning within the confines of the law should not be truncated using the military. “The PDP states that at this time that tempers seem to be flaring up, ‎dialogue, rather than violence is the only viable option to resolve whatever problems are on ground in the…

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NORTHERN GOVS, TRADITIONAL RULERS READY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARING ON RESTRUCTURING

The Northern States Governors and traditional rulers on Wednesday agreed to hold town hall meetings in all the 19 states in the region on restructuring of the country. The decision followed a closed door meeting chaired by Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, in Kaduna. He told newsmen after the meeting that the inputs collated from across the region would be used as a working document by the technical committee on restructuring set up by the two. “We will also extensively engage all shades of opinion leaders in the North on…

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MISS AMBASSADOR FOR PEACE CONTESTANT, UFOMBA OYINYECHI GOES NUDE IN A BATHTUB, SEE PICS

Miss ambassador for peace contestant for the 2017 edition representing Niger State, Miss Ufomba Onyinyechi releases new photos to mark her debut into the modelling and beauty pageant industry. Miss Ufomba Onyinyechi who is popularly known as Shelly Girl in the street of Abuja is already pulling weight for the forthcoming pageant contest which is scheduled to hold in transcorp hilton, Abuja by Next week. What do you think about the photos? http://theplatformnews.com/miss-ambassador-peace-contestant-goes-Unclad/ NAWA OOO!!!! is this really worth

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GRIMACHE SHRINE, KEBBI WHERE CROCODILE RESIDE AND SACRIFICES ARE MADE, SEE PICS

Here are photos from the famous Girmache Shrine. This is a traditional shrine in Zuru Local Government Area in Kebbi State where thousands of harmless crocodiles reside in a peace of water surrounded by thick trees. According to reports, the Girmache Shrine is a place of worship, the local inhabitants visit this place and offer sacrifices to the gods of the shrine and present gifts to the crocodiles – some of them make special request to the shrine. According to Jalaludeen Maradun who shared this, the Girmache shrine is also…

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DRIVER ABSCONDS WITH COMPANY’S VEHICLE AND MONEY, SEE PICS

A driver identified as TamunoTonye Abbey Kalio has allegedly absconded with his company’s vehicle and money in Rivers state. His boss, Charles Senibo, shared a picture of the driver online and wrote; The bearer whose name is TamunoTonye Abbey Kalio and picture is shown below was my official driver who absconded on Tuesday, 5th September 2017 with my official vehicle with Reg no: EPE 25 BK; Engine no: IGR0070056; Chassis No: JTEBU14R830018435; Vechicle Make: TOYOTA 4RUNNER; Colour: SILVER and company’s money. All Attempt to reach him is abortive as his…

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32 IPOB MEMBERS ARRESTED, 1 OFFICER KILLED IN PORT HARCOURT CLASH

The commissioner of police, Rivers state, Ahmed Zaki has revealed that 32 suspected members of the Indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) have been arrested. He said they were arrested for allegedly being behind the fracas that occurred at Oyigbo local government area of the state. Speaking to journalists at the command headquarters in Port-Harcourt, Zaki said that the area has been restored to normalcy and vowed that all those responsible for the unrest will be severely dealt with. He also debunked reports that a mosque was burned down.He said: “The…

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COUPLE BUYS SON FROM STRANGERS FOR 4.7MIL AFTER HAVING SEVEN DAUGHTERS

A Chinese couple who already has seven daughters has allegedly spent more than 90,000 yuan (£10,345 or N4.7m) buying a son from strangers in order to carry on their family name. According to the Mail Online the couple, Mr. and Mrs. Chen, have been arrested and charged by the authority of Fengshun County in China’s Guangdong Province. Local reports say the baby boy, just over a month old, had been abducted and sold to the couple, but Mr. and Mrs. Chen told the court that they had not been aware of that fact. Mr. Chen.…

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FORMER BIG BROTHER HOUSEMATES, BISOLA AND TBOSS REUNITE 5MONTHS AFTER, SEE PICS

Former Big Brother Naija housemates, Bisola and Tboss are now good friends and this comes 5 months after the 2017 Big Brother Nigeria show ended. Writing on her Instagram, Tboss revealed that this is the first time she is hanging out with Bisola since their tumultuous relationship in the house. She wrote: “Catching up with @iambisola today was absolutely fun. 1st chance we’ve gotten since we got out the BBN House,” said the reality TV star, adding that she looks forward to many more moments like this with the actress.…

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‘BAIL IS FREE CAMPAIGN’ IGP DIRECTS X-SQUAD TO MOVE IN AND ARREST ERRANT POLICEMEN

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has deployed the X-Squad to arrest and detain policemen who extorted members of the public before releasing suspects on bail. He  has equally directed all Assistant Inspectors-General of Police and Commissioners of Police to immediately ensure that ‘bail is free’ stickers were pasted in the crime branch, statement room, charge room and other conspicuous locations in all police divisions,  stations and outposts throughout the country. Speaking at the inauguration of the ‘bail is free’ campaign in Niger State on Wednesday, Idris,…

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NASS POSTPONES RESUMPTION BY ONE WEEK

 Leke Baiyewu, Abuja The National Assembly has postponed its resumption from annual recess by one week. The lawmakers, who were to resume on September 19, are now to resume on September 26, 2017. This was contained in a statement by Clerk to the National Assembly, Mr. Mohammed Sani-Omolori, on Wednesday, entitled, ‘Postponement of Resumption.’ It read, “This is to inform all distinguished senators and honourable members of the National Assembly, of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, that the resumption date of both Houses in plenary has been rescheduled from Tuesday…

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