BUHARI CORRECTS REPORTER WHO REDUCED HIS AGE

President Muhammadu Buhari, who marked his 76th birthday on Monday, jokingly `protested’ when a reporter mistakenly reduced his age by one year, PoliticsNGR has learned. “Why would you reduce my age by one?,’’ the President Buhari `queried’ the reporter when he fielded questions in both English and Hausa languages from State House correspondents after a brief ceremony at the forecourt of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday. The president called on Nigerians to continue to pray for him and the country at large, charging them to continue to show more…

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SINGER, TECHNO IS 26 TODAY, SEE PICS

Augustine Miles Kelechi (born December 17, 1992) popularly known by his stage name Tekno , is a Nigerian singer-songwriter, producer, performer and dancer. He hailed from Ebonyi State. Tekno Miles was first signed under K-Money Entertainment. His first single titled “Holiday” was released under the imprint. With featured vocals from Davido, “Holiday” was positively accepted and gained massive airplay. After he survived his recent illness, he thanks God for life. Today is his birthday and he shared cute photos on his social media space with caption: ‘A Blessed day for…

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DANGOTE STAFF PLEAD GUILTY TO 15MIL FRAUD

Hearing in an alleged N15m fraud involving three employees of Dangote Cement, Ibese,  Ogun State, and one other took a dramatic twist today, 17th December, 2018, before Justice O. J. Bamgbose of the High Court of Ogun State,  Abeokuta, as both the first and second defendants, Adewale Dameilda and Ibrahim Lawal respectively, changed their earlier plea of not guilty to guilty. The suspects alongside Luqman Lawal and Afeez Olaniba were arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on December 6, 2018 on a two-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing to…

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1998 FRAUD: EFCC CHARGES 2 TO COURT FOR DUPING KUWAITI 5MIL DOLLARS

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, December 14, 2018 arraigned Victor Uadiale and Captain Everest Nnaji before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on a three-count charge bordering on obtaining by false pretence to the tune of over  $5million (Five Million United States Dollars). One of the counts reads: “That you, Victor Uadiale (aka Victor Emeka/Amaka Emeka) Captain Everest Nnaji and Ismail Lawal (now at large) sometime in 1998 in Lagos within the jurisdiction of this Honourable court, with intent to defraud,…

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RANDY OAU SEX FOR MARKS LECTURER CHANGES PLEA, NOW PLEADS GUILTY

A former Obafemi Awolowo University lecturer who was accused of demanding for s*x to pass a student, has pleaded guilty. According to Punch Metro, Prof. Richard Iyiola Akindele, a former lecturer in Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife dragged to court for demanding s*x to pass one of his students, Monica Osagie, on Monday changed his plea from ‘not guilty’ to ‘guilty.’ The prosecutor, Mr. Shogunle Adenekan said all parties in the matter have reach plea bargain and pleaded for a suspended sentence for the accused. The matter was stood down…

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SEE AS BUHARI CUTS 76TH BIRTHDAY CAKE AND ABBA KYARI SINGS

Buhari Cuts His 76th Birthday Cake In Aso Rock, Abba Kyari Sings by PoliticsNigeria: 1:06pm @POLITICSNGR PoliticsNGR has been furnished with footage from President Muhammadu Buhari’s private birthday ceremony. The President who turned 76 today, cut his birthday cake amidst cheers from his aides and friends. Watch the video HERE https://politicsngr.com/president-buhari-cuts-birthday-cake-aso-rock-turns-76-watch/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwfhk1TLO6w

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SENATE APPROVES NOMINEES TO NATIONAL ASSEMBLY SERVICE COMMISSION

Nigeria’s senate President, Bukola Saraki has announced the approval of 12 nominees in to the National Assembly Service Commission. PoliticsNGR gathered that the approval was contained in a statement signed by Yusuf Olaniyonu, the special adviser(Media and publicity) to the senate President. The approved nominees include; Nuhu Musa (Jigawa), Hon. Bilyaminu Yusuf Shinkafi (Kebbi), Barr. Femi Agge (Edo), Senator Joy Emordi (Anambra),Uthman Olakunle Taofeek (Lagos),Ambassador Abdulazeez Sheikh Usman (Kwara), Prince Adenekan Olateru-Olagbegi (Ondo), Dr. Rufus Omeire (Imo), Awalu Aliyu Ohindese (Kogi), Henry Odey Adagba (Ebonyi), Hon. Bilyamini Bunbot (Bauchi), and Ahmed…

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NASS WORKERS BEGIN STRIKE, SEE PIX

Protesting members of the National Assembly in Abuja, the nation’s capital on Monday. Members of the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) on Monday took to the National Assembly in Abuja, in a protest over unpaid salaries.  The protesting workers barricaded the NASS complex thereby preventing anyone from gaining access. This development follows the issuance of a four-day warning strike and nearly two weeks after a previous protest where they almost shut down legislative activities. READ ALSO: Osinbajo To Attend Africa, Europe Heads Of Govt Meeting In Austria One of the leaders, Mr.…

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