FATHER OF DYING QUADRUPLETS BEGS FOR HELP FROM GOVERNOR, NIGERIANS

A businessman from Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra who recently had a set of quadruplets has appealed to Gov.  Willie Obiano and his Wife for assistance to save the lives of his dying children. Willie Obiano Mr. Christopher Okoye-Ifemma, 54, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Awka, that the hospital management told him that N1.5 million was required to keep each of the children who were on life support alive. Okoye-Ifemma said that although the babies had brought so much joy to him and his wife…

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WOMAN KIDNAPS HER OWN SON IN ILORIN, DEMANDS 500K RANSOM FROM HUSBAND

A housewife, Mrs. Odunayo Olaniyi, has faked her own kidnap and that of her 10-year-old son, seeking a ransom of half a million naira from her husband. Consequently, a Chief Magistrates’ court sitting in Ilorin on Friday ordered that she be remanded in a correctional centre. The Police arraigned Odunayo Olaniyi, Abdulrauf Folorunso, and Afolabi Adesina on three counts of self-kidnap, false representation and asking for ransom. The Chief Magistrate, Ibrahim Dasuki, who gave the order, also remanded Folorunso and Adesina. Dasuki adjourned the case until October 10 for hearing. Earlier,…

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PAEDOPHILE FATHER SHOOTS DAUGHTER DEAD FOR GOING ON A DATE, SEE PIX

Rasheed Sobowale A paedophile dad fatally shot his daughter in the face after she went on a date because “he wanted her for himself”, a United States court has heard. Ronald McMullen Ronald McMullen, 45, has been convicted of murdering ex-cheerleader Kailee McMullen, 22, at his home in Oklahoma, US, according to The Sun UK report. A jury has recommended that he should receive a life sentence. He had pleaded not guilty to the crime, and claimed that she accidentally shot herself. But, when cops were called to the scene…

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70-YR OLD FORMER OSUN DEPUTY GOVERNOR REMARRIES SECRETLY, SEE PICS

It was definitely a secret marriage devoid of all the airs that would have come with her position in the State. It was a scanty crowd. Not only that, her church, the MFM was definitely not represented. And even in her outlook she must have looked like a nonconformist to the MFM as she was bedecked with beads and jewelries that really befitted the occasion unlike her  sparing and more austere look as Deputy Governor. The immediate past Deputy Governor of Osun State, Titi Laoye  Tomori remarried a few days…

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MAN KIDNAPS OWN SISTER IN TARABA, DEMANDS 10MIL NAIRA RANSOM

By Femi Bolaji A 22 year old man, Abdulbasit Umar, has been arrested by Taraba state police command for aiding the kidnap of his own sister, Amina Umar, 10 years old on her way to school. Kidnap The suspect alongside two other accomplice, Sadiq Sani and Abdullahi Habib were said to have demanded the sum of N10 million as ransom to free the young girl. Spokesman of the state police command, DSP David Misal, who paraded the suspects alongside 12 others for kidnapping and armed robbery, explained that officers of…

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2 FUEL ATTENDANTS ARRAIGNED FOR STEALING 100MILLION FROM FUEL STATION

The police on Friday arraigned two fuel attendants who allegedly stole N100 million from a fuel station in an Ojo Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.The police charged Emmanuel Shonubi, 28, and Taofeek Ayobami, 30, with two counts of conspiracy and theft. They, however, pleaded not guilt. The Prosecution Counsel, Mr Simon Uche, alleged that the defendants committed the offence between January and September, while working at Pendote Oil and Gas Station. Uche said the defendants received N100 million and refused to remit same to the company. The offence, he said, contravened…

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TREASONABLE FELONY: BUHARI CALLED FOR PROTEST IN 2003, HE WAS NOT PROSECUTED, FALANA REVEALS

Counsel to Sowore,  Mr.  Femi Falana, SAN, on Friday told the court that President Muhammadu Buhari had in 2003 after he lost election under the defunct ANPP decided to stage protest all over the country and was never arrested or prosecuted, rather he was disbanded by police, who briefed him to go to court to challenge the action.  Femi Falana, SAN Falana also stated that current leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, including president Buhari had in 2011, called for the kind of revolution that took place in…

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EX- VICE CHANCELLOR KIDNAPPED IN ONDO

    A former Vice-Chancellor of the African University in Bayelsa State, Professor Valentine Aleto, has been abducted by gunmen along Elegbeka/Ipele Road in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State. Professor Aleto also was said to be travelling from Yenagoa in his personal vehicle along the road at about 6:45 am on Thursday. The suspected kidnappers reportedly appeared on the road and forced him into a shop before he was taken into the bush. Channels Television gathered that the abductors have demanded N20 million as ransom from the victim’s family…

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COURT GRANTS SOWORE 100MIL NAIRA BAIL, TO DEPOSIT ANOTHER 50MIL NAIRA SECURITY

Pic 4. Convener of #RevolutionNow, Omoyele Sowore during his arraignment at the Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday (30/9/19). Sowore is the publisher of Sahara Reporters and the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), charged on offences of treasonable felony, money laundering, terrorism and plots to overthrow President Muhammadu Buhari. 06412/30/9/19/Johnson Udeani/BJO   Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, granted bail to the convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu also barred them from addressing any rally pending the…

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HOLYWOOD ACTRESS, KERRY WASHINGTON CONGRATULATES GENEVIEVE IN IGBO OVER LIONHEART NOMINATION FOR OSCAR, SEE NOLLYWOOD ACT’S REACTION

Hollywood’s Kerry Washington, showed off her Igbo writing skills as she congratulated Genevieve Nnaji on the submission of her movie, Lion Heart, in the International Feature Film category of the 2020 edition of the Oscar Awards. It was earlier this week that Genevieve’s debut movie ‘Lion Heart’ was submitted to the Oscars by the committee in charge for submissions. On that note, Genevieve took to her Instagram to express her gratitude for the consideration of her movie, which was bought by Netflix. It was on this post that Kerry Washington congratulated her,…

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