2019: VOTE OUT BUHARI OR RISK MORE HARDSHIP- OBASANJO

 Kunle Olayeni, Abeokuta  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has declared that only a fool will sit on the fence when his country is being destroyed with incompetence, corruption, lack of focus, insecurity, nepotism and brazen impunity. Obasanjo warned that if Nigerians failed to become active and get much needed change of the current administration, what they would suffer will be much worse than their current situation. He said this while reacting to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) titled, “Atiku: Obasanjo Shifts Political Gear to Neutral,” which suggested…

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GUNMEN ABDUCT 3 IN KUJE, ABUJA

Gunmen have abducted three persons in Pegni village in Kuje Area Council of the FCT. A resident of Kuje, who identified himself as Dahiru, said the incident happened last Thursday night around 7:30pm. Dahiru gave the names of the victims as Mary Udoh Adaku, Mrs. Abiodun and Alhaji Rilwan, saying they were driving in separate vehicles but were abducted and taken into the bush at almost the same time. City News learnt that Mary Adaku, who is a staff of the National Assembly, was returning from work when she was…

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2.6TRILLION DOLLARS STOLEN ANNUALLY DUE TO CORRUPTION SAYS UN SECRETARY GENERAL

The UN says one trillion dollars are paid in bribes annually, while another 2.6 trillion are stolen, all due to corruption. The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, while counting the costs of corruption, said values and economic development were under assault, as trillions of dollars were lost. He said every year, trillions of dollars – equivalent to more than five per cent of global Gross Domestic Product – are paid in bribes or stolen through corruption. Guterres deemed corruption “an assault on the values of the United Nations,” highlighting the pervasive…

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HERBALIST CHARGED TO COURT OVER 4.5 MIL NAIRA FRAUD

A Herbalist, Olaifa Ajayi, 34, who police accused of allegedly defrauding a man of N4.5million under the pretext of offering spiritual prayers for“ restoration of glory”,  on Monday appeared in a Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court. Ajayi, who lives in Abiola Estate, Jakande Lagos is charged with three counts of conspiracy, fraud and theft. The prosecutor, Sgt. Hafsat Ajibode told the court that the accused committed the offence on October 31, at 11am at No. 50d Ogombo Road, Sangotedo Lagos. She said that the accused, a herbalist with intent to defraud,…

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OIL MARKETERS SUSPEND DECISION TO SHUT DEPOTS

The Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association (DAPPMA) has suspended its earlier directive to commence shutdown of depots across the country and stop loading petroleum products effective from midnight of Sunday. The directive to suspend the action was conveyed in a statement issued around 1.20am on Monday by DAPPMA’s Executive Secretary, Mr Olufemi Adewole, in Lagos. The association had issued a shut-down directive to its members following the continuing indebtedness of the Federal Government to petroleum marketers. “However, following the intervention of well-meaning Nigerians, including the National Assembly as represented…

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I DONT CARE WHAT MY CLIENTS DO WITH GUNS I SELL SAYS GUIN-DEALER

Enyioha Opara, Minna The Niger State Police Command has apprehended 45-year-old Musa Mora from Babana in Borgu Local Government Area of the state for unlawful possession of firearms. The suspect was arrested with six locally-made single barrel guns and three live cartridges. Northern City News learnt that the suspect and his accomplice, Babangida Rabiu, an indigene of Dangulu area of Zamfara State, who is still at large, had on two occasions travelled to Benin Republic to illegally purchase firearms. Mora told our correspondent that he bought the guns from Benin…

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I ASK MY CLIENT TO BRING HUMAN PARTS TO SCARE HIM SAYS HERBALIST

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo An herbalist, Amos Sulaimon, has said that he told his client, Supo Bamidele, to bring a human head and wrists in order to discourage him from engaging in money ritual. Sulaimon, who was paraded by the Osun State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fimihan Adeoye, in Osogbo, alongside his client, said he had never been involved in money rituals. Adeoye told journalists that Bamidele was caught with a severed head and wrist in Ile-Ife, and upon his arrest, he told the police that his herbalist asked him to…

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MY HUSBAND DONATED SPERM FOR IVF WITHOUT MY CONSENT, WOMAN CRIES

A Nigerian lady has cried out, just after her husband donated his sperm for IVF without her consent to his best friend who has been married for 3 years without a child. According to the Nigerian lady, her husband who donated his sperm for IVF without her consent was given One(1)million Naira, and she only got to know about it after it went sour. Read her post below; https://lailasnews.com/my-husband-donated-his-sperm-for-ivf-without-my-consent-nigerian-lady-cries-out/ 2 Shares

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OGUN WORKERS WRITE AMOSUN OVER 106 MONTHS UNREMITTED PENSION FUNDS UNDER HIS GOVT

Civil servants in Ogun State have  expressed  worry over the  “uncertain future” that await them following  the non-remittance of 106 months of Contributory Pension by Governor Ibikunle Amosun – led government. Acting under the aegis of the Joint National Public Service Negotiating Council (JNPSC), the workers in a letter dated 5th December and addressed to Governor Amosun, lamented the unpaid four years leave bonus, 10 months of unpaid Trade Union Check-Off Due and gratuity payment suspended since January 2014. In the letter titled : “Revisiting Our Plight: Unpaid Entitlements and…

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