BASKETBALL LEGEND, KOBE BRYANT DIES IN HELICOPTER CRASH @ 41

Kobe Bryant, a five-time NBA champion, died Sunday in a helicopter crash in California. He was 41. (Harry How/Getty Images) By Ben Golliver  January 26, 2020 at 3:04 PM EST Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday, according to two people with knowledge of the situation. Bryant, a five-time NBA champion and a two-time Olympic gold medalist, was 41. The smooth shooting guard, who patterned his game after Michael Jordan, entered the NBA straight out of high school in 1996. By his second…

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2 MENTALLY CHALLENGED PEOPLE IN SERIOUS FIGHT IN PUBLIC OVER SEX, SEE PICS

The popular saying that there is nothing wrong with the private parts of the mentally challenged people may be real after all following what played out between a man and woman, who are mentally challenged in Ikotun area of Lagos on Thursday. P.M.EXPRESS reports that the duo engaged in public fight over sex and in the process injured themselves. The woman ran to the Ikotun Police Station for protection and the man followed her there. Both were bleeding on their faces which drew the attention of our reporter, who wanted…

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BOKO HARAM BOMBS BORNO MOSQUE

Twin suicide bombers linked to the Boko Haram sect attacked a mosque in Gwoza, Borno state, on Sunday, killing a 12-year-old child and leaving many people injured. A security source, who disclosed this to TheCable, said the suicide bombers forced their way into the mosque while prayer was ongoing. The source said before some persons in the neighbourhood raised the alarm, the attackers had already gained entry into the mosque. The incident happened around Guduf Nagadiyo at Bulabaulin in Gwoza. Soldiers from 192 battalion of the Nigerian Army later cordoned…

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MAN DIES ON TOP OF WOMAN IN ABUJA POPULAR HOTEL, SEE PIX

A lady, Miss Victory Amaize, has been arrested and detained by the Police operatives at Wuse Zone 5, Abuja, after she reportedly engaged a man, Danjuma Yahaya Alli, in marathon sex in a popular hotel and he eventually died on top of her. P.M.EXPRESS reports that the incident happened at the popular Grand Ibro Hotel, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja, FCT, where the romp took place. The lady, Victory, was said to be facing murder charge based on Police suspicion that she might have engaged the deceased, Danjuma Yahaya Alli, in…

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By Adebisi Onanuga   The police have arraigned a housewife, Mrs Esther Ijeoma Amechi who inflicted various degrees of injuries on her house help, Joy Kanu, before an Ogba Magistrate Court, Lagos. Joy Kanu, 43, is a mother of nine, two sets of twins and a triplet. Esther was arraigned over the weekend on a one count charge of assault before Magistrate Mr. O. D. Njoku. The charge, according to Police Prosecutor, Mishozunnu Samuel, stated: “That you, Esther Ijeoma Amechi, on 19/01/2020 at 23, Simach Street, Agric Ojo, Lagos, did…

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DR SID AND WIFE’S MARRIAGE CRASHES, ESTRANGED WIFE SIMI CONFIRMS

Simi Esimi, the estranged wife of singer, Dr sid, has confirmed the end of their marriage. In a statement released this morning, Simi confirmed they are heading for a divorce and moving forward as co-parents. The estranged couple got married in August 2014. In her statement, Simi reacted to reports that she was violent towards Dr Sid in their marriage and that she has stopped him from seeing their two daughters, Sydney and Sarah. Simi says this is not true. https://www.instagram.com/p/B7xuCidhBQE/?igshid=m55batqj60n6  

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WE HAVE NOT TOUCHED THE LIVES OF MANY NIGERIANS – OSINBAJO

Femi Asu The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said the government is far from touching the lives of many who need help in the country. Osinbajo said in Lagos on Saturday night at the unveiling of Airtel Touching Lives Season 5 that though some  Nigerians had benefitted from the social investment programmes of the government, yet the government was ” still very far from touching the majority of those who need help”. He commended Airtel for its “wonderful acts of giving and caring,” saying, “Truly what separates humankind from…

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KANO REPS RERUN: PDP’S YATTI BEATS ABDULMUNIN AMINU WHILE DOGUWA WINS

Results for Bebeji/Kiru Fed constituency rerun elections in Kano state. Aliyu Datti Yako, PDP – 48,641 votes and Hon Abdulmumin Jibrin, APC – 13,507 votes. The PDP candidate emerged winner of the rerun election. https://twitter.com/YIAGA/status/1221384964891140098?s=19 Hon Garba Al-Hassan Ado Doguwa has been returned as winner of Doguwa/Tudun Wada Fed. Constituency rerun elections. https://twitter.com/YIAGA/status/1221374472894193665?s=19

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REPS MEMBER ABEJIDE DOLES OUT 75MIL AS WAEC FEES TO CONSTITUENTS

  Rep member, Abejide, doles out N75m WAEC fees to constituents The Member Representing Yagba Federal Constituency of Kogi State in the House of Representatives, Honourable Leke Joseph Abejide on Saturday doled out N75m bank  Cheques for secondary school students sitting for this year’s,School Certificate examination being conducted by the West African Examination Council, WAEC. Speaking at the occasion at Isanlu, in Yagba East Local Government of Kogi of Kogi State,  Honorable Abejide declared that the gesture covered both Public and Private Secondary schools across the three Local  Governments in…

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THE OTHER SIDE TO MAGU COMES OUT AT 25 THISDAY ANNIVERSARY

By Olushola Victor As Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu’s name is synonymous with fighting crime. But beyond his uptight and no-nonsense looks, there is a soft side to the man that many people don’t know. At the 25th anniversary of ThisDay, this other side came to life. Former Governor of Cross River Governor, Mr. Donald Duke, was charged with responsibility of presenting the ‘Institution of the Decade’ award to EFCC, and he jokingly remarked that he was not one of the agency’s customers. On receiving…

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