FFK KICKS AS FG ACQUIRES RADIO STATION FOR HERDSMEN

former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has kicked against the acquisition of radio station for armed herdsmen as a means to curtail killings in the country. The Federal Government under President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said it acquired an Amplitude Modulation radio broadcast licence to reach herdsmen across various locations in the country as parts of measures to enhance nomadic education. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, stated this in Abuja during an interview with newsmen, adding that the establishment of the radio frequency was to end the perennial farmers-herders crises…

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GRASS-CUTTING SCANDAL: EFCC CALLS FIRST WITNESS AGAINST FORMER SGF

Grass Cutting Scandal: EFCC Presents First Witness Against Babachir Lawal, Others The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, May 23, 2019, presented its first witness, Hamza Adamu Buwai, as the Commission opened its case in the ongoing trial against the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal, and three others, before Justice Jude Okeke of a Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court, Maitama Abuja. Lawal along with his younger brother, Hamidu David Lawal; Suleiman Abubakar; Apeh John Monday and two companies: Rholavision Engineering Ltd.,…

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SARAKI’S HUMAN RIGHTS SUIT AGAINST EFCC FIXED FOR JUNE 24

The Federal High Court, Abuja has fixed June 24 to hear two separate fundamental rights enforcement suits filed by Senate President, Bukola Saraki, challenging the decision of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to probe him. The court had in a ruling on an ex parte motion last week, ordered the anti-graft agency and other agencies involved in the probe of Saraki over corruption allegations to suspend the probe. At the resumed hearing on Thursday, Mr Sunday Onobi, counsel to Saraki, informed the court that he had served all parties…

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NFVSB SETS UP PANEL TO SCREEN BOBRISKY’S FILM, MAY BAN IN

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The National Film and Video Censors Board has set up three panels to analyse and classify a film titled, ‘Bob Risky in Love’ starring Idris Okunneye aka Bob Risky. The movie was produced by Nollywood Namaste Production company while Ken Steve Anuka was the director. In the movie, Bob Risky portrays a transgender woman named Cherechi who travelled out of the country as a man only to return to the village as a woman to the chagrin of his fiancee and relatives. In the soundtrack of the movie, members of…

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WATCH VIDEO AS ISWAP EXECUTED NIGERIAN SOLDIERS, NAVAL MEN AND OTHERS IN FRESH VIDEO (VIEWERS DISCRETION)

Some Of The Brave Nigerian Soldiers Who Were Being Captured And Unfortunately Executed By ISWAP. According to Edward @DonKlericuzio, who is a Private Military Contractor, Naval Intelligence, Counter Terrorism/Insurgency, who shared the post in remembrance of them, wrote: “Tuesday propaganda Video of #ISIS Wilayat Gharb Ifriqiyā #ISWAP titled “Kill them where ever you find them”. We shall not be posting much of the clip but some few minutes for research, investigative and analysis purpose”. NB: Thread ≠ Support of the Terrorists. “Some of the Nigerian Soldiers captured by #ISWAP during…

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MILLIONAIRE PUTS PLANE ON AUTO PILOT TO HAVE SEX WITH 15-YR OLD DURING FLYING LESSON

A 53-year-old US millionaire,  Stephen Bradley Mell, is facing a five-year jail term after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl. It was reported that he once even put his private plane in autopilot mode for the purpose. According to Gulf News, the mother of the teenager had approached him (Mell) so that he could give her flying lessons. Mell of Bedminster, New Jersey, pleaded guilty to federal charges of engaging in interstate travel to engage in illicit sexual conduct and receiving child pornography in December 2018 and is now due…

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WOMAN KILLS OWN BABY DURING DELIVERY IN EBONYI

Edward Nnachi, Abakaliki The Ebonyi State Police Command, on Wednesday, said that a lady in her late 30s allegedly killed her baby boy in the process of delivery in Abakaliki. According to the command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Loveth Odah, the lady inflicted injuries on herself while trying to forcefully deliver the baby. She added that the woman was currently receiving treatment at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki. Odah, who alleged that the woman wanted to deliver the baby without the aid of a doctor and outside…

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139MIL FRAUD: EX-NIMASA BOSS CONVICTED

A former acting Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Mr Calistus Obi and Alu Dismas, who was a personal assistant to Obi’s predecessor, Patrick Akpobolokemi have been convicted by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday. They were convicted for converting N139million belonging to NIMASA. The court remanded the convicts in prison custody until May 28 for sentencing. Justice Olatoregun ordered that the two be remanded in prison custody pending sentencing. Details later Read more at: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2019/05/court-convicts-former-nimasa-md-obi/

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