NYSC DG ACCUSES UNIVERSITIES IN BENIN OF PRESENTING GRADUATES WHO CANNOT WRITE SINGLE WORD IN ENGLISH FOR NYSC PROGRAMME

Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim has accused universities in the Benin Republic of presenting unqualified persons for its one-year mandatory national service. He stated that NYSC had begun investigations into the activities of the universities involved in the fraudulent practice. In a statement by the NYSC Director, Press and Public Relations, Mrs. Adenike Adeyemi, Ibrahim was quoted as saying: “It is unfortunate that some institutions of higher learning, particularly in Cotonou, Benin Republic, present to us people who didn’t go through the four…

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EFCC GIFTS VON BADEH’S FORFEITED PROPERTY

EFCC Gifts VON Badeh’s Forfeited Property The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, handed over a choice property forfeited by the late Chief of Defence Staff, (CDS) Air Chief Marshal Alex Bade to the Voice of Nigeria VON, which now becomes the new headquarters of the federal government broadcast station. The property, located at Plot 1386 Uda Crescent, off Aminu Kano Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja, was handed over to VON by the EFCC Secretary, Olanipekun Olukoyede who represented the Acting Chairman of the Commission, Ibrahim…

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APPEAL COURT RESERVES JUDGEMENT IN SUIT SEEKING TO SACK IMO REPS MEMBER

Appeal Court reserves judgment  in appeal seeking to sack Imo state House of Reps member From Kemi Yesufu The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal on Wednesday reserved judgment in the appeal brought by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Hon. Chike Okafor, seeking to nullify the judgment of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) which produced Emeka Nwajiuba of the Accord Party, as  a member of representing  Ehimembano/Ihiteuboma/Obowo Federal constituency of Imo State. The three-man panel of the appellate court, namely: Justice Adamu…

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ATIKU’S WITNESS WEEPS BEFORE ELECTION PETITION TRIBUNAL

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Petitioners’ Witness 57, Mohammed Yahaya, called by the Peoples Democratic Party and its 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, broke down in tears at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday. Mohammed, who served as the PDP agent for Aboto Ward in Dekina Local Government Area of Kogi State during the election, shed tears under cross-examination by President Muhammadu Buhari’s lawyer, Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), saying lives of people were being toyed with over politics. Earlier, he had claimed that two persons were shot by All Progressives Congress’…

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MAN DESTROYS HIS HOUSE BECAUSE HIS FIRST WIFE REFUSED TO MOVE OUT AFTER MARRYING ANOTHER WIFE, SEE PICS

Man destroys his own house because his first wife refused to pack out after taking another wife in Lagos. Watch video here Re: Man Destroys His Own House Because His First Wife Refused To Pack Out by GistmoreNG: 12:22pm Watch Video here => http://gistmore.com/man-destroys-his-own-house-because-his-first-wife-refused-to-pack-out-after-taking-another-wife (Quote) (Report) 1 Like (Like) (Share)

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FORMER PERMANENT SECRETARY JOINS BAYELSA GUBER RACE

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirant in Bayelsa, Godknows Igali has pledged to make the state productive, if elected governor. Mr Igali made the pledge while speaking with journalists shortly after obtaining his nomination and expression of interest forms at the PDP National Secretariat in Abuja, on Monday. Mr Igali, who is former Nigeria ambassador to Scandinavian, said his focus is to create an entrepreneurial and productive society. “We are a state where almost everybody work for government or our traditional method of fishing and farming. But there is…

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AMERICAN PASTOR REVEALS WHERE SHE SAW PASTOR TB JOSHUA IN A VISION

An American Pastor, Daphne Patoir has spoken on controversial Nigerian Pastor, T.B. Joshua, and the claims that he uses demonic powers. In 2016, the General Overseer of the Fingers of God Church, Lagos and son of the late renowned magician, Professor Peller, Bishop Kayode Joseph Abiola Peller had accused TB Joshua of being magician. In a report by Pulse, Peller said Joshua had in his eyes demonic powers to superimpose their thoughts into people. But in her recent clarification, the U.S female cleric insisted that she had seen Pastor Joshua in Heaven’ where she…

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CUSTOMS INTERCEPTS AMBULANCE CARRYING CARTONS OF TRAMADOL

The Nigeria Customs Command in Apapa, Lagos, has intercepted an ambulance carrying 10 cartons of 225 milligrammes of Tramadol. The drugs, valued at almost N3 million, were allegedly pilfered from an undeclared 40-foot container domiciled in the Apapa port, the Customs said on Wednesday. The ambulance with registration number, LND 605 XW, was intercepted inside the port as its contents were being taken to an undisclosed destination. Upon arrest and investigation, the 40-foot container, imported from India, was found with 211 cartons of the drugs still missing. Mohammed Abba-Kura, the…

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MAN ATTEMPTS SUICIDE OVER WIFE’S INFIDELITY

A 37-year-old man, David Oladayo Sanyaolu, on Sunday attempted suicide in Ibadan, Oyo State, citing alleged infidelity on the part of his wife. Mr. Sanyaolu, who was rescued before he could carry out his plan, has since been discharged from the military hospital where he was taken to before his case could get out of hand. His younger brother, Mr. Gideon Sanyaolu, made this known to The PUNCH.  He said the older Sanyaolu was discharged from the hospital on Monday evening and was being cared for by their father and another…

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