COME AND TAKE OVER EDO, OBASEKI DARES ABUJA POLITICIANS

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has spoken up about the recent call on federal legislators to take over Edo House of Assembly pending when the crisis rocking the state lawmakers is resolved. The governor, who spoke at a well-attended rally in Benin City on Thursday, challenged those he described as ‘Abuja politicians’ to come and take over activities of the state assembly. Obaseki’s statement is coming after 14 members of Edo House of Assembly said to be loyal to the national chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, Tuesday stormed the…

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DELTA ELECTION: APC GUBER CANDIDATE, OGBORU TO TENDER 5,375,672 DOCUMENTS AT TRIBUNAL

Delta State All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Chief Great Ogboru is set to tender 5,375,672 documents to the Justice Suleiman Belgore led Delta State Elections Petition Tribunal Panel. The documents to be tendered include polling unit voter register for the 3894 polling units, including that of registration areas/ wards. Also to be tendered are forms EC8A, EC8B, EC8C, EC8D, and EC8E used for the March 9th Delta State gubernatorial election from polling unit, ward, local government area and State levels. The APC lead counsel, Nichols Ichekor had Thursday at…

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60-YR OLD MAN RAPES 8-YR OLD DAUGHTER

 Gwendoly Njoku  A 60-year-old man, Godwin Anukwa on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrate’s Court for allegedly sexually assaulting his eight-year-old daughter. The defendant, whose address was not provided, is facing a charge of unlawful sexual assault, of which he pleaded not guilty. The Prosecutor, ASP Peter Nwangwu told the court that ”the defendant sexually assaulted his daughter (name withheld) by inserting his finger into her private parts in March at Airport Estate, Isheri, Lagos.” According to him, the defendant was arrested by the police after the case was…

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BANKER WHO STOLE 8.7MIL FROM UNION BANK CUSTOMER’S ACCOUNT ENTERS PLEA BARGAIN

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has accepted a plea bargain proposal by a former banker, Kazeem Adeniyi, who was accused of defrauding a customer. He was charged at the Federal High Court in Lagos with withdrawing N8.7million from the customer’s account. The alleged offence, EFCC said contravened sections 22, 22(2) and 37 of the Cyber Crimes Prohibition Act, 2015. EFCC alleged that Adeniyi, on May 8, last year, while working at Union Bank, failed to obtain proper data of a customer, Alexander Cherembem, before processing Unionmobile application for…

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SARS SHOOT GUESTS DURING WEDDING IN RIVERS, 1 DEAD, MANY INJURED

Graphic Photos As One Dead, Many Injured As SARS Shoot Guests During Burial In Rivers Report reaching Brainnews has it that on Monday, men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) have killed one person and left many with varying degrees of injury after opening fire on guests during a burial procession in Rumuosi, Obio-Akpor local government area of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State. The burial procession which was carried out for one Aleruchi Woko, who was allegedly killed by security operatives while protesting the deplorable state of the area, turned…

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VIRTUALLY ALL THE RESULT SHEETS WERE MUTILATED IN BORNO, ATIKU’S AGENT REVEALS

The Borno State collation agent for the Peoples Democratic Party in the last presidential election, Mr. Nicholas Msheliza, said at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday that virtually all the result sheets from the various local governments in the state were mutilated. He also said there was zero accreditation of voters in over 200 polling units out of the 3,933 statutory polling units in the state. He noted that there were a total of 5,078 ‎voting points, including the polling units. Testifying as the 23rd petitioners’ witness at the…

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NIGERIAN MAN SHOT DEAD SHORTLY AFTER SUPER EAGLES DEFEATED THE SOUTH AFRICAN TEAM, SEE PIX

A Nigerian man, identified as Emeka, has been shot dead in South Africa, hours after the Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated the Bafana Bafana of South Africa. According to reports, the incident happened, this morning, in Motherwell, and no reason has been adduced to the murder. See more: https://zenithnaija.com/nigerian-man-shot-dead-in-s-africa-hours-after-afcon-clash/ Re: Nigerian Man Shot Dead In South Africa, Hours After AFCON Clash by Gossipninja: 12:45pm ..  (Quote) (Report) 1 Like (Like) 1 Share (Share)

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KADUNA ASSEMBLY REJECTS COMMISSIONER NOMINEE OVER PAST FACEBOOK POST

The Kaduna State House of Assembly on Thursday rejected the nomination of Aliyu Jafaru as commissioner over an old Facebook post criticizing Governor Nasir El-Rufai’s education policy. Mr Jafaru, 42, was nominated for confirmation as Hon. Commissioner for Agriculture by Mr El-Rufai. With the exception Mr Jafaru, a lecturer at the Department of Geography of Kaduna State University, all the nominees have been screened and confirmed. During the screening at the today’s plenary, the Speaker, Aminu Shagali, reminded the nominee about his Facebook post in which he criticized the governor’s…

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SENATOR IFEANYI UBA LIED TO THE NIGERIAN SENATE, SENATOR SEKIBO CLAIMS

Samson Atekojo Usman  The Senator representing Rivers East Senatorial District, Thompson Sekibo, has accused Senator Ifeanyi Uba of the Young Progressives Party (YPP) of lying in his motion on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday. Uba’s motion on the “urgent need to protect Nigeria’s indigenous Airlines”, generated heated debate on the floor with some lawmakers for and against the motion. The Anambra-born oil magnate and lawmaker had in his motion, said, “Nigeria’s indigenous Airlines have the capacity to cover all domestic routes being operated now by these foreign Airlines.”…

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LATE OIL MOGUN, SALEH JAMBO’S SON, SADIQ WEDS FATIMAH ABACHA, SEE PICS

Late oil mogul Mallam Saleh Jambo OON’s son, Sadiq Saleh Jambo weds the love of his life, Fatima Abdulkadir Abacha in a lavish wedding over the weekend. The city of Abuja hosted a long list of dignitaries for the wedding ceremony of Sadiq Saleh Jambo and Fatima Abdulkadir Abacha which held at the Silverbird private floor chambers used for only VVIP events. Many top dignitaries were in attendance for the big wedding. The father of the day was Prince Engr Arthur Eze. See more mind blowing pictures from the wedding…

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