7 REASONS WHY BIMDOW LOST RE-ELECTION IN ADAMAWA

Adamawa Governor Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow finally fell to Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s Umaru Fintiri on Friday at the end of the supplementary poll. Bindow’s ouster was evident immediately after the March 9 election when Fintiri went ahead of him by 32,467 votes. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared the election inconclusive only because Fintiri’s 32,467 margin of lead was smaller than the number of cancelled votes- 40,948. Fintri won at the 44 polling units in 14 LGAs where the supplementary poll held. While Fintiri got 9,081 in the…

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NO ELECTION PETITION IN ADAMAWA AS BINDOW CONGRATULATES FINTIRI

Bindow expressed committment to democratic norms that would help strengthened democratic practice in the state and country as a whole. “As a democrat, I cherish democratic norms and values, as it is practised in the civilised world,” he said. Jibrilla Bindow, Governor of Adamawa State, has conceded defeat and congratulated Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, winner of the 2019 governorship election in the state. In a state broadcast, a text of which was made available to SaharaReporters, Bindow congratulated Fintiri and wished him a successful term of office. “In view of the…

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FG SET TO INCREASE CORPERS’ ALLOWANCE- NYSC DG

The Director General, National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Major General Suleiman Kazaure has said that the increment of allowances for Corps Members will be considered as soon as the minimum wage increment was sorted. Speaking today in Abuja during the swearing-in ceremony of 3,022 Batch A Corps members into the FCT orientation camp, he said all hope was not lost as the scheme was waiting for the Federal Government to sign the minimum wage into law. On the stand of NYSC to mobilise students of the National Open University of…

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THIS NOLLYWOOD ACTRESS JUST GRADUATED FROM MEDICAL SCHOOL

Nollywood actress Jemima Osunde is officially a medical doctor. The talented actress took to her Instagram page to share the exciting news writing; GLORY GLORY GLORY!!!! Your girl has officially been inducted into the Medical Rehabilitation Therapist Board of Nigeria! I am a GRADUATE 👩🏽‍🎓👩🏽‍🎓💃🏽💃🏽🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉! #Godisgreat #bestofbothworlds #collegeofmedicine #physiotherapy #Actress #JemimaToTheWholeUniverse Big congrats to her! View this post on Instagram GLORY GLORY GLORY!!!! Your girl has officially been inducted into the Medical Rehabilitation Therapist Board of Nigeria! I am a GRADUATE 👩🏽‍🎓👩🏽‍🎓💃🏽💃🏽🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉! #Godisgreat #bestofbothworlds #collegeofmedicine #physiotherapy #Actress #JemimaToTheWholeUniverse A post shared by Jemima…

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EFCC DOCKS LAWYER, 9MOBILE STAFF OVER 24.9MIL FRAUD

PRESS RELEASE EFCC Docks Lawyer, 9Mobile Staff for N24.9m Fraud The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, on Friday, March 29, 2019, arraigned two suspected fraudsters, Feranmi Isaiah Akinluyi and Sogo Akinola, a.k.a Obaje, before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court, sitting in Ikeja on a five-count charge, bordering on obtaining money by false pretence and stealing to the tune of N24, 980, 000 (Twenty-Four Million, Nine Hundred and Eighty Thousand Naira). The first defendant, Akinluyi, a lawyer, and the second defendant, Akinola, also a lawyer…

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MAN ON THE RUN AFTER SETTING WIFE ABLAZE OVER HOUSE UPKEEP, SEE PICS

Nigerian man identified as Mr Monday Alli Onaivi is currently on the run, after setting his wife ablaze over upkeep money. It was further gathered that the lady set ablaze died in the hospital from injuries she sustained, and she left behind 3 kids (a boy and two girls). Facebook user Ejiroghene Ezaga who raised an alarm over the case of the Nigerian man on the run after allegedly setting his wife ablaze over upkeep money, wrote; https://unclesuru.com/2019/03/29/man-on-the-run-after-allegedly-setting-his-wife-ablaze-over-upkeep-in-edo/ (Quote) (Report) 1 Like (Like) 1 Share (Share)

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CONSULTANT CHARGED TO COURT BY EFCC OVER 2.4MIL VISA FRAUD

EFCC Arraigns 51-year-old Consultant for N2.4m Visa Scam The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office has arraigned one Bashirudeen Babalola before Justice W.O. Akanbi of the Osun State High Court, sitting in Osogbo on a five-count charge of obtaining under false pretence and issuance of dud cheque. Babalola’s arraignment was sequel to a petition the Commission received from a complainant in which it was alleged that sometimes in 2016 the petitioner approached the defendant who was a representative of Achievers Global Consult For Excellent Limited for the…

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HOW FAYOSE’S TOP AIDE,AGBELE COORDINATED EVACUATION OF 1.2BIL CASH, WITNESS TELLS COURT

How Agbele, Fayose’s Aide Coordinated Evacuation of N1.2bn cash- Witness The trial of Abiodun Agbele, an aide to a former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, continued on March 28, 2019, with a prosecution witness narrating how he coordinated the movement of the N1.2bn slush fund, in the build-up to the Ekiti governorship election in 2014. Agbele is standing trial before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of a Federal High Court, Abuja, along with three companies – Sylvan Mcnamara Limited linked to a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro; De…

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UNEMPLOYED MAN SENT TO 12-YR JAIL TERM FOR KIDNAPPING

An Ado-Ekiti High Court on Friday sentenced an unemployed man, Olumide Ogunrinde to 12 years in prison for kidnapping. Justice Cornelius Akintayo sentenced the convict after the court had listened to the arguments and submission of both prosecution and defence counsel. The court, however, dismissed the convict of murder and armed robbery. Ogunrinde is charged with 11 counts of conspiracy, murder, kidnapping and armed robbery. He pleaded not guilty to the charge. According to the charge sheet, the incident occurred between May 3, 2015, and May 15, 2015, at Epere…

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