MAN WHO COULD NOT AFFORD 20,000 NAIRA BAIL DIES IN POLICE CELL IN EDO, SEE PIX

A middle-aged man who could not afford to pay for bail has reportedly died in police custody in Ekpoma, Edo state. According to activist, Kola Edokpayi, one Mr. Osifo Okoeguale from Eguare Opoji, Ekpoma allegedly died in police custody because his sister couldn’t afford to pay the sum of N20,000 allegedly demanded by the police from Ekpoma Division. It all happened on the 12th day of February, 2019 when the man was arrested alongside his 14 years old cousin in Ekpoma. The deceased elder sister came to the Police Station…

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SEE WHAT DUNAMIS PASTOR, PAUL ENENCHE WANT NIGERIANS TO DO OVER RESCHEDULED ELECTION

The Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, Paul Enenche, has urged Nigerians to remain calm, following the postponement of Saturday’s elections by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. Enenche urged Nigerians to turn out en-masse and perform their civic responsibilities during the rescheduled elections. The clergy man, who made the appeal during service at the Glory Dome, on Sunday was reacting to the several reactions that trailed the postponement of the Saturday’s elections. Enenche, while urging Nigerians not to be too angry with INEC, stressed that no institution and…

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YOUNG ENGINEER DIES AFTER TAKING BULLET MEANT FOR MUM, SEE PIX

riends are currently mourning a young Engineer identified as Haruna Hassan, who took a bullet meant for his mum in Gombe State. @Mal_Ahmadinuwa who penned down a tribute to the Engineer that took a bullet meant for his mum wrote; My Friend Haruna took a bullet that was meant for his Mother yesterday,it is with a very heavy heart i post this..RIP my friend. https://unclesuru.com/2019/02/18/engineer-takes-bullet-meant-for-his-mum-in-gombe/

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SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVIST DEJI ADEYANJU GRANTED BAIL

PDP really missed Deji but he’s back and stronger. Twitter is buzzing with the news that Buhari’s nemesis, Deji Adeyanju has been released. Anyway, Atiku would have granted him presidential pardon as soon as he wins. BREAKING: Deji @adeyanjudeji has been granted bail . https://twitter.com/YemieFASH/status/1097424333956354048?s=19 please come and share in this good news. 1 Like

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ACCORD PARTY SEEKS ALLIANCE WITH APC IN RIVERS

– The Accord Party has declared its intention to form an alliance with the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state – The party’s stance is against the backdrop of the exclusion of APC in the elections by a Supreme Court verdict – Two factions of the APC in the state had been at loggerheads over the authentic party primaries in the state The Accord Party has declared its intention to form an alliance with the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state to boost its strength in order to…

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FALANA TO SUE DANBAZZAU OVER FRAUD IN THE CONTRACT FOR EXPATRIATE CARD

Falana to sue Dambazau, others over alleged fraud in contract for expatriate cards A senior Nigerian lawyer, Femi Falana, says he would file a suit on Monday against the federal government over alleged corruption in the award of a contract for the production of the Combined Expatriate Residence Permit and Alien Card (CERPAC). This is also as the Special Presidential Investigation Panel (SPIP) for the Recovery of Public Property told PREMIUM TIMES it is investigating the matter. Those Mr Falana want to drag to court are the Ministry of Interior,…

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RIVERS ELECTION WILL BE REPEATED IF WE ARE EXCLUDED SAYS APC

By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA: The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers state has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to ensure the inclusion of its name on the ballot for all elections in the state, saying anything other than that could mean that the commission would have to repeat the exercise in Rivers state. APC Judiciary is ordained by God! In a bid to ensure compliance with its demands, the party said its delegation from Rivers state has served contempt proceedings on INEC Chairman. According to the party, “He…

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2019 ELECTIONS POSTPONEMENT: IBORI SPEAKS

By Perez Brisibe FORMER Governor James Ibori of Delta State and the incumbent governor on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, who is seeking re-election in the March 2 elections, have affirmed that the electorate in the state will not be provoked or intimidated during the polls. Ibori They both made their positions known at Ughelli while addressing members of the Delta Central Equity Group who endorsed the candidature of Okowa as their governorship candidate. Ibori said: “Some people would say Ibori is not doing…

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ANDY UBA SPEAKS ON ARREST OVER MONEY LAUNDERING

Andy Uba Sen. Andy Uba, representing Anambra South Senatorial District in the Senate, has said that he was never arrested over any reason.Uba debunked the rumour in an interview he granted newsmen in Awka on Sunday. He said that he was surprised when his attention was drawn to news in the media that he was arrested in Lagos with a huge sum of money. The senator who is the coordinator of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Presidential campaign in the South East dismissed the story as the handiwork of some mischief makers…

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15 HIV POSITIVE WOMEN, 23 PREGNANT UNCOVERED AMONG THOSE WHO WERE DUE FOR MASS WEDDING

Kano State Hisbah Board has discovered 15 women with HIV/AIDS among thousands of screened applicants for mass wedding in Kano. Besides, 23 women tested positive to pregnancy screening. Hisbah’s spokesperson, Alhaji Adamu Yahaya, who told newsmen on the outcome of the exercise, revealed that 8,000 women applied for the state sponsored mass wedding programme, including divorcees, widows and spinsters.He said the screening was part of the prerequisites to ascertain the health status of intending couples before the consummation to enable the board and each person know the health status of…

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