DAUO, ABDUCTED EX-MINISTER’S SON REGAINS FREEDOM, DOMESTIC AIDE ARRESTED

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja Dayo, the son of the immediate past Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has regained freedom from his abductors we can authoritatively confirm. It could, however, not be confirmed if a ransom was paid or not. Dayo was released barely 24 hours after he was kidnapped at his farm located at Iroko near Fiditi in Afijio Local Government Area of Oyo State on Tuesday. An aide to the minister, however, confirmed to our correspondent that the victim was released on Wednesday evening. He said, “The minister’s son regained…

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PDP MOUNTS PRESSURE ON DOGARA TO ACCEPT MINORITY LEADERSHIP POST

Secondus, NWC to meet with House Caucus today on principal officers …As PDP sets to retain Onyeama, Barde as Deputy leader, Minority Whip By Henry Umoru ABUJA – STRONG Indications have emerged that the National Working Committee, NWC of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP is mounting serious pressure on the immediate past Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara to be the Minority Leader in the 9th National Assembly. Vanguard gathered that the delay in producing the list of Principal Officers from the House of Representatives is due to the fact…

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DID SANWO-OLU REALLY PROMISE TO END APAPA GRIDLOCK IN 60 DAYS OR IS THE MEDIA LYING?

When Sanwo-Olu visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Villa in Abuja on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, he told state house correspondents that he never promised to fix the gridlock in the port community of Apapa in 60 days. Sanwo-Olu pays President Buhari a courtesy visit on Tuesday, June 18 (Twitter: @Jidesanwoolu) For context, Apapa, alongside surrounding communities and link roads, has been the subject of intense discourse in Lagos because articulated trucks laden with containers, have turned the entire place into a parking lot. It’s a scenario that has compounded traffic in…

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MAN STEALS AND SELLS GRANDMOTHER’S UNDERWEAR FOR 2,000 IN EKITI

A man who stole and sold a grandmother’s underwear for N2,000, has been arrested by the officers attached to the Ekiti Police Command. The suspect identified as  21-year-old Efoghae Friday who stole the underwear belonging to Modupe Adekoya, who lives in a three-bedroom flat on 15, Olorunsogo Street, Basiri, Ado Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital, was arrested on Tuesday afternoon after a relative of theft victim made a complaint. The man who stole and sold a grandmother’s underwear for N2000 in Ekiti, was arrested alongside three others who have been transferred to…

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FEMI OTDEOLA FINALLY SELLS FORTE OIL, EXITS FUEL BUSINESS

The Chairman of Forte Oil Plc, Femi Otedola, has announced that they have sold all  shares in the firm’s downstream business, to focus and consolidate on the gains of their power generation business, Geregu Power Plc. This is coming more than three years after the firm sold 17 per cent of its equity to a Swiss oil trading firm. The billionaire business man disclosed this on his Instagram page today, June 19th. “A few years ago, my team and I embarked on an arduous task of transforming a moribund petroleum marketing business, African Petroleum…

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SENATOR INSISTS 69 PEOPLE KILLED BY BANDITS IN NIGER

Former Senator of the Niger East Senatorial District, Senator David Umaru has insisted that 69 people were killed by armed bandits in the Shiroro Attack. He called out the state government for lying about the figure declaring that the government is not being truthful to the people on the exact figure of death. Umaru stated this in a press statement personally signed by him and made available to newsmen in Minna. “For avoidance of doubt, I still reecho it that not less than 69 people were killed by the bandits,…

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ABUJA HOUSEWIFE CHARGED TO COURT FOR STEALING BREAST PADS

A 27-year-old housewife, Stella, who allegedly stole breast pads and other beauty from a supermarket, on Wednesday appeared in an Upper Area Court in Mpape, Abuja. Stella, who resides in Efab Estate, Lokogoma Abuja, is charged with two counts of criminal trespass and stealing. The Prosecution Counsel, Mr Stanley Nwaforaku, told the court that the case was reported by Mr Bernard Ohaba, the Manager of the supermarket, at the Apo Police Station Abuja on June 12. Nwaforaku told the court that the complainant reported that sometime in November  2018, the…

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MAN BURNT ALIVE OVER LAND GRABBING IN AJAH, SEE PICS

There is serious fighting in Ilaje Ajah, Lagos presently going on, gun shots heard and commuters stranded. Everybody running for safety. People should delay passing through that area till security operatives take control. Early mid morning today, pandemonium broke out in Ajah, as suspected land grabbers put a sour taste in the mouth of the morning which is bound to linger in the mind of some families for a long time if not forever. This may not be unrelated to the recent death of the Olumegbon of Ajah https://all-gists.blogspot.com/2019/06/nigerian-man-burnt-alive-in-ilaje-ajah-lagos-graphic-photos.html (Quote)…

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UNDERGRADUATE DIES AFTER CUTTING OFF HIS MANHOOD

Nigerian doctor, Obinna Oke has shared a rather unfortunate news of the death of an 18-year-old undergraduate student who died after cutting off his manhood. The name of the victim is yet-to-be made public. According to Dr. Oke, the young man who has been allegedly associating with internet fraudsters and may be one of them used a broken piece of mirror to sever his p*nis. Oke wrote: “Depression is real. His father alluded to the fact that he had been truant from school and mingling with a group of G-plus…

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