PDP HAS HIJACKED BUHARI’S GOVERNMENT SAYS CUSTOMS CG, HAMEED ALI

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Colonel Hameed Ali (retd.), has said the ruling All Progressives Congress has not fulfilled its promises after two years in government. Ali also said the party is gradually losing its core values, vision and mission, adding that more than fifty percent of the positions in the Buhari government are being held by members of the PDP who fought against the actualisation of a Buhari Presidency. The retired colonel spoke on Friday in Abuja at the commissioning of the office complex of the Buhari…

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POLICEMEN FIGHTING WITH THEIR GUNS MISTAKENLY SHOOT NEWLY WEDDED MAN IN ABUJA, SEE PICTURES

The family of a newly  married man who was accidentally shot by police officers fighting are begging for justice after the victim was left in a bad condition. A sad incident has left a newly married Nigerian man identified simply as Kingsley in serious pain after he was mistakenly shot by a policeman who was fighting with another officer in Abuja. A Facebook user, Huldah Lynns-Ihetuge who shared the story is calling for justice to be served. She wrote: “What was this young boy’s offence? Kingsley just got married barely 5 weeks…

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MAN ARRESTS HIS NEWLY RECRUITED COOK WHO SPECIALIZES IN ATM FRAUD AND FOREX SCAM, SEE PIX

A Nigerian man,Oloye Abiola Iyiola, had his cook arrested for engaging in fraudulent activity such a Forex scam and cloning of bank cards. It was reported that the cook whom was employed two weeks ago, was apprehended alongside his accomplice by police operatives after he was set up and caught while trying to exchange fake dollar bills with real ones. Mr Oloye took to his Facebook page and wrote; I recently employed a cook 2 weeks ago who according to him had recently relocated from Abuja. He had full references and…

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MINISTER’S BROTHER’S KIDNAPPERS GOT 61MIL AS POLICE ARRESTS 4 GANG MEMBERS

Kidnappers of the Managing Director of Ogba Zoo and Nature Park, Dr. Andy Ehanire collected N61m as ransom before he was released. Dr. Ehanire, a brother to the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, was held for three weeks in the kidnappers. Three policemen were killed by the kidnappers during Dr Ehanire’s abduction. It was gathered that the kidnappers collected N25m and another $100,000 before Dr. Ehanire was released.

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BILLIONAIRE KIDNAPPER EVANS’ ACCOMPLICES JOIN HIM IN KIRIKIRI PRISON

A Lagos High Court in Igbosere has ordered that three alleged accomplices of suspected  kidnap kingpin Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans be moved to Kirikiri Maximum Security Prisons, Ikoyi. Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo made the order following an application that one of the suspects requires medical attention which are better available in prison. The suspects, who are on trial for on seven counts including murder have been in police custody since their arrest, unlike Evans who was transferred from the police to prison custody following his arraignment before Justice H. Oshodi of…

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2 DEAD, 4 HOSPITALISED OVER AMALA MEAL IN OSUN

Osun State Commissioner of Health, Dr Rafiu Isamotu. PHOTO BY: Hameed Oyegbade Two persons died in Ibokun, Obokun Local Government area of Osun State and four others hospitalized after eating yam flour popularly known as Amala with stew on Friday. One of those that died, Mrs Kehinde Fasanya was a staff of Obokun Local Government but the identity of the second person could not be ascertained at the time of filing these reports. The corpses of those that died have been deposited at the mortuary of the Osun State General…

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MONKEY POX HITS ABUJA, FG CONFIRMS NEW CASES

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Federal Government has confirmed six fresh cases of monkeypox including one in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, made the announcement in his office in Abuja on Friday, according to a statement by the Director of Media, Mrs. Boade Akinola. Ehanire said apart from Abuja, there are two new cases of the disease in Bayelsa and Akwa Ibom states and one in Enugu. This brings the total number of confirmed monkeypox cases to nine. Ehanire noted that investigations…

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FEDERAL LAWMAKER DUMPS PDP FOR APGA OVER ANAMBRA GUBER RACE

The re-election bid of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state recorded a boost on Friday following the defection of Chief Ben Nwankwo, from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). The federal lawmaker, who represents Orumba North and South Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives, defected with over 2000 PDP members at a rally in Umunze, Orumba South  council area, Anambra state organized by APGA. He pledged his support and willingness to canvass for votes and ensure victory for Governor Obiano in the November…

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GIVE MAINA PROTECTION SO THAT HE CAN REVEAL WHAT HAPPENED, CSOS TELL BUHARI

Abdurrasheed Maina. President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to grant the embattled former Chairman, Presidential committee on Pension Reform Taskforce Team (PPRTT) under the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina security protection to tell Nigerians the truth about the pension scam. A coalition of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) under the auspices of Coalition for Good Governance and Change Initiatives (CGGCI) told reporters in Abuja on Friday that the re-instatement and disengagement of Maina from the civil service‎ by the President is commendable as it ease tension. The National…

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