NIGERIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER IN SOUTH AFRICA SPEAKS ON DDG, INSURANCE ASSOCIATION’S ASSASSINATION IN THE5 COUNTRY

The death of Uju Ndubuisi-Chukwu has continued to generate reaction barely one month after her body was found at a hotel where she had lodged for a conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. One of those who reacted recently is the Consul General of Nigeria in South Africa, Godwin Adama, when he featured as a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily on Friday. Although she was said to have died a natural death, an autopsy report indicated that the circumstances surrounding her death pointed to strangulation. READ ALSO: Senate President Clarifies Comments On Ministerial…

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WITNESSES IN PLATEAU ELECTION TRIBUNAL ARE RECEIVING DEATH THREATS, MIKE OZEKHOME STATES

Mike Ozekhome Lead counsel to Plateau State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP’s) gubernatorial candidate in the 2019 general elections, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) has disclosed that its witnesses are being threatened with instant death if they testify at the tribunal.The candidate, Jeremiah Useni, had gone to the election petition tribunal to challenge the victory of Governor Simon Lalong, who was declared winner of the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Ozekhome urged the tribunal to take the death threat seriously, as the witnesses confided in him and the petitioners that…

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I AM NOT TINUBU’S RUBBER STAMP- OBA AKIOLU

The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, has said he is not the rubber stamp of former Lagos State governor, Bola Tinubu. Speaking yesterday during Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’ meeting with traditional rulers in the state, Akiolu said “Tinubu knows it that I am not a rubber stamp.” He added that the former governor does not reject his advice and requests. He further said he fears nobody except God that is why he would always speak his mind, besides speaking truth to power.He, however, told Sanwo-Olu and his deputy, Dr. Obafemi…

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ATIKU MISSES OPPORTUNITY TO PRESENT 400 WITNESSES IN 10 DAYS

[FILES] Presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar The chance of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar in the Feb.23 presidential election to present 400 witnesses listed in their petition against President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election within the remaining three days continued to tick away. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that all parties in the matter had agreed to open and close their cases within specified period. The parties, therefore, agreed to workable modalities in the management of time to ensure the petition…

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APPEAL COURT DISMISSES SUIT CHALLENGING BUAHRI’S ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

  Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal on Friday dismissed an appeal challenging the academic qualification of President Muhammadu Buhari to contest the last presidential election. A three-man panel of the court led by Justice Tinuade Akomolafe-Wilson in a unanimous judgment affirmed the earlier verdict of the Federal High Court in Abuja which had dismissed the suit on the grounds that it was statute-barred and robbed the court of jurisdiction to entertain the suit. Delivering the judgment of the Court of Appeal on Friday, Justice…

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SEE PICS FROM BUHARI’S MEETING WITH NATIONAL ASSEMBLY LEADERS

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday hosted the leadership of the National Assembly to dinner at the State House, Abuja. During the dinner, President Buhari reacted to calls for him to form his cabinet noting that he is under pressure to unveil his ministerial list. “I am very much aware about it and I am under tremendous pressure on it. The last cabinet which I had, most of them, a majority of them I didn’t know. “I had to accept their names and recommendation from the party. I worked with them…

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R.KELLY REARRESTED OVER FEDERAL SEX TRAFFICKING CHARGES

R. Kelly was arrested on the night of Thursday, July 11th on federal sex trafficking charges, while walking his dog arrested in Chicago. According to multiple reports in the US, there are said to be 13 charges against the singer, including child abuse images and obstruction of justice. US attorney spokesman Joseph Fitzpatrick said that the indictment against Kelly handed down in federal court for the northern district of Illinois also contained charges that revolve around child pornography and obstruction of justice. The 52-year-old was arrested by NYPD and Homeland…

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HOW APC TOOK ADVANTAGE OF BOKO HARAM ATTACK TO RIG ELECTION IN BORNO, PDP AGENT TELLS PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION TRIBUNAL

 Seun Opejobi  A Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, collation agent for the 2019 presidential election in Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State, Bukar Bukar Petrol, has claimed that the All Progressives Congress, APC, took advantage of the bombings that occurred in Damboa town during the February 23, 2019 election, to rig the election. Petrol, who was the 27th petitioner witness, made the disclosure at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja on Thursday. He said due to the insecurity situation caused by Boko Haram insurgency in Borno State, the 100…

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COURT DISSOLVES ADEDOLAPO OSINBAJO’S 4-YR OLD MARRIAGE

Fikayo Olowolagba  The President of a Mapo Customary Court , Ibadan, Chief Ademola Odunade has dissolved a four-year-old marriage between one Olanrewaju Osibanjo and Adedolapo over unrepentant nagging and trouble-making. Odunade held on Friday that any union that might bring about disorder and termination of life does not worth it. “In the interest of peaceful living, the union between Olanrewaju and Adedolapo has ceased to be especially because there is no child in the union,” NAN reports. “However, the plaintiff shall pay N5, 000 to the respondent to enable her…

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SEE CONTROVERSIAL VIDEO IN WHICH PASTOR OYAKHILOME SAID ‘WOMEN IS NOT IN GOD’S ORIGINAL PLAN’

President and founder of Christ Embassy church, Chris Oyakhilome preaches at his church saying, “Woman was not God’s original idea.” Pastor Chris Oyakhilome can be heard saying, The reason God made woman was because of man He made the woman because if the man that is why he made the woman so woman was not his original idea, this is reality ok scripture, let’s see what the Bible says; When God had made everything and he then had made Adam, everything was VERY GOOD Already, everything was very good, no…

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