YOU LACK POWER TO INVESTIGATE AND OR PUNISH ME, SHUAIBU TELLS APC NWC

The move by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to punish the Deputy National Chairman (North) Senator Lawal Shuaibu may back fire as he insisted that only the National Executive Committee of the party has the power to investigate and punish him. In a letter to the Chairman of the five man Committee set up by the National Working Committee, and headed by the Deputy National Chairman (South), Otumba Niyi Adebayo , Shuaibu said the committee was an illegal creation and therefore lacked the power…

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GBAJABIAMILA OFFERS 60 PDP REPS ELECT COMMITTEE CHAIRMANSHIP POSTS

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Majority Leader in the outgoing House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, has offered 60 Peoples Democratic Party’s members-elect positions of chairmen and deputy chairmen of committees if he is elected the Speaker of the Ninth House of Representatives on Tuesday. The Director-General of the Femi Gbajabiamila /Ahmed Wase Campaign Organisation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, disclosed this in an interview with journalists in Abuja on Saturday. Jibrin said the 60 PDP members had accepted the offer and have started working with their colleagues in the ruling All Progressives Congress…

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SUPREME COURT NAMES 5 JUSTICES FOR ADELEKE VS OYETOLA, OSUN GUBER CASE, SETS DATE FOR HEARING

The Supreme Court, on Friday named a five-man panel of judges to deliver judgement in the separate appeals by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the Osun governorship election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, against the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Igbere TV reports that Adeleke is challenging the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Governor Gboyega Oyetola, in the 2018 Osun State governorship election. Members of the panel are:- (1) Hon Justice Olabode Rhodes Vivour (Chairman) (2) Hon Justice Akhas (3) Hon Hustice Paul…

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THIS NIGERIAN JUST WON THE LARGEST EVENT IN WORLD SERIES OF POKER HISTORY WORTH 1.147MIL DOLLARS

Nigerian man and a resident of Florida, Femi Fashakin, has won the largest event in World Series of Poker history, winning the special “BIG 50” $500 No-Limit Hold’em Event #3 at the 2019 WSOP. . . The win was worth $1,147,449 along with his first gold bracelet. He emerged victorious after a gruelling five days of play in an event that topped the WSOP’s previous single-event turnout record by roughly 5,000 players. . . Fashakin’s final opponent was Paul Cullen, a 35-year-old native of Montreal who now lives in Las…

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EMIR SANUSI ANSWERS GOV. GANDUJE’S QUERY

Muhammadu Sanusi II, emir of Kano, has replied a query issued to him by the administration of Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano. The Kano Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission which probed the emirate had alleged that there was misappropriation of N3.4billion between 2014 and 2017. Citing the report of the probe panel, the Kano government had asked the emir to respond to the allegation with 48 hours. In a letter seen by TheCable, the emir thanked the state government for giving him the opportunity to respond to the allegations. He…

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NIGERIAN MAN KILLS WIFE OVER CHILDREN’S BENEFIT IN GERMANY, SEE PICS

A Nigerian man, based in Germany, has allegedly killed his Benin wife, over children benefit in Germany. It’s gathered by MandyNews, that taxpaying expatriate residents of Germany are, like Germans, entitled to Kindergeld if they have children. Child Benefit from the German government to help defray some of the cost of raising children. It can run from €194 to €225 per child per month, and is usually made by a fund transfer into a German bank account. A Facebook user who reported to mandynews.com that the Igbo man, killed his…

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JIHADISTS HAVE RECRUITED HEAVILY FROM PASTORALISTS ACROSS WEST AFRICA- BURKINA FASO FOREIGN MINISTER WARNS

Jihadists Have Recruited Heavily From Fulani Pastoralists Across West Africa —Report •The crisis may engulf coastal West Africa —Burkina Faso’s Foreign Minister •10 million people in Lake Chad area need urgent help —UN There are fears that the current security problems wracking the country could become worsened soon with reports that jihadists across the West African region are recruiting heavily from aggrieved Fulani pastoralists. While the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), fears a hike in the population of the displaced in West Africa, other reports…

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BUHARI WADES INTO OBASEKI OSHIOMHOLE FEUD

Osagie Otabor, President Muhammadu Buhari has waded into the crisis rocking the Edo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress over next year’s governorship election. Some members of the APC under the auspices of the Edo Peoples Movement (EPM) have vowed to stop Governor Obaseki from securing the party’s ticket to run for the election. The EPM members who claim to be loyalists of former Governor Adams Oshiomhole accused Governor Obaseki of alienating those that brought him to power and destruction of former Governor Adams Oshiomhole’s legacies. But Governor Obaseki,…

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INTOXICATED MAN FOUND LYING UNCONSCIOUSLY AROUND THE SHRINE IN LAGOS AFTER GETTING DRUNK, SEE HIS PICS

Passersby were totally bemused yesterday by a man after he forgot his car at Afrika shirine in Ikeja, Lagos after drinking himself to stupor. “intoxicated” man had to be rescued by the Lagos state police Rapid Response Squad the incident in the early hours of Saturday morning (8 of June) after the drunk man was found lying unconsciously by the roadside. According to reports gathered by mandynews.com, the said man was rushed to the RRS ambulance section by Lagos state police Rapid Response Squad officers. Check his photos below. Source: https://mandynews.com/drunk-man-found-lying-unconsciously-after-forgetting-his-car-at-shrine-photos/…

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