WHAT BUHARI’S SPECIAL ENVOY TOLD CYRIL RAMAPHOSA

The South African Government, has disclosed what the Special Envoy of President Muhammadu Buhari, discussed with President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa in the wake of repeated xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. Recall that the Special Envoy of President Buhari and Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Rufai Abubakar, had departed Abuja for South Africa on Thursday after several xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in the country. The South African Government, in a statement by Khusela Diko, Spokesperson to Ramaphosa, the South African Government said both…

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OUTRAGE OVER ASSAULT OF AIRLINE MANAGER BY POLICE ALLEGEDLY ON THE ORDERS OF THE IG

There was outrage among passengers and airline workers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA ), Lagos on Saturday following the arrest and harassment of the Duty Manager of Virgin Atlantic Airways and some other staff of the airline by some police officers who claimed to be acting on the instruction of the lnspector General of police. The airline workers, a source said, were reportedly arrested and harassed by police officers for not allowing passenger to fly on a Virgin Atlantic Airways plane to London. According to the source, the…

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SEE HOW ALAAFIN OF OYO TURNED UP AT ESAMA OF BENIN’S BIRTHDAY

The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III, pulled up in style to Benin City, Edo State, where he attended the 85th birthday anniversary of the Esama of Benin, Sir Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion. The ceremony had several traditional rulers and dignitaries attendance, who all got up from their busy schedule to celebrate with the Esama of Benin. The Alaafin of Oyo landed at the airport in a private jet with his entourage and was welcomed by some chiefs before he was conveyed in a red Rolls Royce to meet Sir…

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ABDUCTORS OF SIASIA’S MUM RELEASES ANOTHER VICTIM AFTER PAYMENT OF RANSOM, KIDNAPS RANSOM BEARER

Abductors of Beauty Ogere, the mother of a former skipper and Coach of the Super Eagles, Samson Siasia, have released one of their victims, Florence Donana. The 66-year-old Donana was abducted on July 15, the same day Siasia’s mother was kidnapped at Odoni community, Sagbama Local Government Area, Bayelsa State. Donana was abducted alongside her 17-year-old granddaughter by the hoodlums, who first broke into the family house of Siaisia to seize Ogere at 2am. But it was gathered that about 50 days after the incident and following prolonged negotiations between…

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HOW IMO PROPHET KILLED MAN WHO CAME TO SHOW HIM NEWLY BOUGHT CAR

Operatives of the Operation Puff Adder of the Imo State Police command have arrested a 27-year-old ‘prophet’ identified as Mbonu Michael for causing the disappearance of one of his adherents, Princewill Ezeji. It was gathered that Ezeji had bought a new car and gone to the prophet to bless the car for him, but he disappeared and his remains were discovered weeks later. According to the Police Public Relations Officer, SP Orlando Ikeokwu, “on the 6/09/2019 at about 11:00hrs, one Emeka Ezeji reported to the Command about the disappearance of…

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TRIBUNAL NULLIFY JAMES MANAGER’S SENATORIAL ELECTION, ORDERS RE-ELECTION WITHIN 90 DAYS

Senator James Manager   The Delta State National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, the state capital, on Saturday nullified the election of James Manager, lawmaker representing Delta South Senatorial district in the National Assembly. Immediate-past governor of the state and candidate of the All Progressives Congress for that election, Emmanuel Uduaghan, had in a petition filed by his lawyer, Thomson Okpoko (SAN), told the tribunal that the February 23 National Assembly elections in the district was marred by massive rigging and other irregularities and therefore prayed the panel…

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WOMEN LAWYERS PETITION IG OVER RAPIST LECTURER

By Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti The Federation of International Women Lawyers (FIDA) has called on the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Adamu Mohammed, to order the police in Ekiti State to prosecute Prof. Adewole Atere for allegedly impregnating a 16-year-old student of the Federal University, Oye Ekiti (FUOYE), Precious Azuka. FIDA appealed to IG to order the Commissioner of Police, Ekiti Command, Mr Asuquo Amba, to arrest the alleged culprit, Prof. Atere, who was accused of impregnating the victim. The student was allegedly impregnated by Atere, the minor’s Head…

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HOW OSHIOMHOLE RIGGED ELECTION FOR SYLVA IN ORDER TO GET AN OIL BLOC

A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State, Chief Perekeme Kpodoh, has accused the National leader of the APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomole, of conniving with the leadership of the party at the State to rigged election for a candidate without capacity. He also alleged that the party’s National Chairman in the contentious primaries, is highly involved in shaddy and bias support to the Former Governor and Minister of State for Petroleum Resources,Chief Timipre Sylva over fake promises of oil bloc. He called on the National Chairman of…

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EVERY STATE IN NIGERIA SHOULD GIVE FULANI LAND TO SETTLE- MIYETTI ALLAH BOSS, BADEJO

Abdullahi Badejo, the national president of the Miyetti Allah group, has urged every state in Nigeria to offer space for Ruga and allow herdsmen to settle in. In an interview with The Sun, Badejo said the fulani ethnic group is the largest in the country and deserves to be allowed into any state. He said: “They are so many that three states cannot accommodate them. Let every governor; both in the north and the south carve out an area for the Fulani in their respective states. Ooni of Ife reacts…

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