LAI MOHAMMED CONDOLES WITH OYEDEPO OVER WIFE’S DEATH

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Friday condoled with Dr Hezekiah Oyedepo over the death of his wife and General Manager of the National Theatre, Dr Stella Oyedepo. This was as the minister led top management officials of the ministry to the family house of the Oyedepos in Ilorin to condole with the family. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Ms Grace Gekpe, as well as Directors and Special Advisers to the minister were in the delegation. Mohammed…

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80- YR OLD WOMAN KILLED IN ONDO FOR MONEY RITUAL, BREASTS MISSING

Abdul Babajide  Barely two weeks after a 50-year-old woman was gruesomely murdered by suspected ritualists with her breasts cut off in Arigidi-Akoko in Akoko South West Local Government Area of Ondo State, another woman has been killed in the same manner in the community. With the town still grappling with the death of the palm-oil seller known as Iya Dunsi, who was killed some few meters from her residence on April 10, the corpse of the latest victim identified as Kajusola Mogaji, was discovered in the pool of her blood in…

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DRIVER STRANGLES BOSS’ WIFE TO DEATH AFTER HE WAS FIRED

“I was hurt when my boss sacked me. That time, my wife just had her baby and because there was no income anymore, we lost the baby.” Morenikeji Adeyemi, a 37-year old driver, has admitted to killing his boss’s wife. Adeyemi made the admission when he was paraded by the Oyo State Police Command in Ibadan. Shina Olukolu, the Oyo State Commissioner of Police, who paraded the suspects at the command headquaters in Ibadan, said the suspect was arrested at Sango Ota in Ogun state where he had relocated to…

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PARROT ARRESTED FOR WARNING DRUG DEALERS ABOUT POLICE RAID

A parrot that warned two alleged drug dealers in Brazil that Police were coming was taken into custody after it almost foiled the undercover drug raid, authorities said. When the parrot spotted officers last Tuesday at its owners’ Teresina, Brazil, home, it squawked “Mama, Police!” in Portuguese, E-Daily has said, quoting a Brazilian media Oliberal. Despite the bird’s efforts to tip off its owners, a man and a woman were arrested, reports say Drugs, including crack and marijuana, were reportedly found at the property, as well as large amounts of money. Police said…

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NLC INSISTS ON KOORI AS NSITF CHAIRMAN

Olufemi Atoyebi, Abuja The Nigeria Labour Congress has insisted that a former labour leader, Frank Kokori, should be inaugurated as the chairman of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, had claimed on Wednesday on Channels Television that by the Act that established the NSITF, the power to recommend a board chairman for the President resided solely in him as the minister. When the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, named the board in October, 2017 when he was the acting President, Kokori…

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GROUP GOES TO COURT DEMANDING ADELEKE’S SACK AS OSUN WEST SENATOR

Senator Ademola Adeleke,[Photo: Pulse.ng] Another group has filed an application at the Federal High Court in Abuja seeking the disqualification of Ademola Adeleke as the senator representing Osun West district. The application dated April 26 has Akinwale Olaniyi and Akinjide Monsuru as the plaintiffs. They are asking the court to restrain Mr Adeleke from further parading himself as a senator representing Osun West Senatorial district of the state. In the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/462/2019, the plaintiffs are praying the court to direct Mr Adeleke to refund all salaries, allowances and other emoluments he has…

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ADAMAWA ELECTIONS TRIBUNAL GIVES TIMELINE TO GIVE JUDGEMENT IN GUBER CASES

Wale Odunsi  The Governorship Election Tribunal in Adamawa has assured petitioners of fairness and speedy dispensation of Justice Speaking at the tribunal inaugural sitting on Friday in Yola, the chairman of the three-member tribunal, Justice A.A Adebara, said only three petitions regarding the governorship election won by Alhaji Ahmadu Fintiri of the PDP were before the tribunal. NAN quoted Adebara as saying that the tribunal had only 180 days to determine the petitions from date of filling, hence the need for all involved to be fully committed. “It is therefore…

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APC GOVERNMENT DISGRACED ONNOGHEN TO FORCE JUDGES TO ENDORSE THEIR UNDEMOCRATIC BEHAVIOUR – PDP

Seun Opejobi  The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairman, Uche Secondus, has alleged that the travail of the suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, was a “well-designed strategy” by the All Progressives Congress, APC, to humiliate the judiciary arm of the government. Secondus alleged that Onnoghen’s humiliation was used by the APC to coerce judicial officers especially judges to endorse all their undemocratic behaviours. The PDP boss stated this during a world press conference held at the party’s National Secretariat in Abuja, on Friday. Secondus, however, urged judicial…

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MAN KILLS FATHER BY SETTING HIM ABLAZE BECAUSE HE KILLED HIS MOTHER IN ANAMBRA

24-year old man has reportedly set his 64-year old father ablaze for allegedly killing his mother in Abube-Uno community, Nando, in Anambra East local government area of Anambra state. The man, identified as Abuchi Onuorah, was said to have slaughtered the deceased body before setting his corpse ablaze. The Nation gathered that the deceased, Mr. Onyiauke Onuorah, was trailed to his room and murdered, before his corpse was dragged outside and burnt. A resident of the area who preferred anonymity, said the deceased was killed by his son for allegedly masterminding the death…

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NIGERIAN FLEXIBLE MAN TURNS HIS LEGS TO DINING TABLE AS HE DRINKS TEA, SEE AWESOME PICS

Nigerian Contortionist, Officialdflex has amazed his fans by using his foot as dining table. He can squeeze his flexible body anyhow he wants. He used his foot to place bread in a plate while he was drinking tea. Some that reacted to the amazing video said he doesn’t even need a dining table and he agrees. He said he has a mobile dining table. See more amazing photos of Dflex and watch the video after the cut. Source: http://www.thefamousnaija.com/2019/04/dflex-contortionist-uses-his-foot-as.html?m=1  

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