ABUJA BEWARE: LASSA FEVER KILLS 4 IN KEFFI, 9 NATIONWIDE, TENS HOSPITALISED

By Sola Ogundipe, Chioma Obinna & David Odama The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed nine deaths and 20 cases of Lassa Fever in seven states since the beginning of the dry season in December 2016; even as it commences implementation of its plan to strengthen nationwide response capacity to anticipated Lassa Fever cases. However, in an interview with Vanguard, the Nasarawa State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Daniel Iya, confirmed four deaths and 16 cases in the state, while 38 people are now under surveillance. In a statement…

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AIR FORCE FLIES OBY EZEKWESILI, OTHERS TO SAMBISA FOREST

•Aisha Yesufu (fourth from left), Mohammed, Dr. Ezekwezili, Brig.-Gen. Dan-Ali (retd.), Air Marshal Abubakar and the NAF crew after the flight over Sambisa forest…yesterday. PHOTO: Seun Akioye Troops discover bodies of Boko Haram fighters Two Air Force Beechcraft planes yesterday flew military officers, government officials and leaders of the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) campaigners on a surveillance of the Sambisa forest – the former stronghold of the terrorist group Boko Haram. Aboard were BBOG members former Minister of Education Oby Ezekwezili, coordinator Aisha Yesufu and Dr. Manasseh Allen. On…

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THERE’S MASSIVE CORRUPTION IN NNPC SAYS OIL MARKETERS, YOU ARE LYING NNPC REPLIES THEM

• NNPC: it’s a baseless allegation Oil marketers have accused officials of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of extortion during the loading of petroleum products at the depots. Port Harcourt, Warri and Kaduna Refineries resumed operations and have been pumping products to the depots. The Vice President, Independent Petroleum  Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Alhaji Abubakar Dankingari who accused the state-run oil firm in a telephone conversation, lamented that the NNPC officials were sabotaging Federal Government’s genuine intentions. But NNPC Group General Manager, Group Public Affiars Division, Mr. Ndu…

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DOG BITE KILLS GAMBIAN PRESIDENT-ELECT, ADAMA BARROW’S 7-YR OLD SON, SEE HIS POST

Gambian president-elect Adama Barrow has lost his 7-yr old son,Habib Barrow,after he was bitten by dog.Disclosing the news,Adama Barrow wrote… ‘Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un. It is with deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of our 7 year old beloved son Habib Barrow, after being bitten by a dog in yesterday.May the Almighty God watch over your beautiful,young and gentle soul.We have loved you in life and you shall forever remain in our thoughts and prayers.Heaven has got a plan for you our beloved son’. Source:…

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RIVERS RERUN:WIKE HIT THE ROCKS IN COURT

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Justice Gabriel Kolawole of a Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday refused to grant Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike’s ex parte application seeking an order to nullify the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris’ letter ordering an investigation into acts of criminality during the December 10, 2016 rerun in the state. Instead, Kolawole directed that the defendants be put on notice. The judge also directed in his ruling that the defendants, after being served with the court processes, should appear in court on January 30 to show…

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EVIL SPIRIT ORDERED ME TO LICK HER VAGINA AND RAPE HER, SAYS MAN WHO RAPED 14-YR OLD ORANGE SELLER

Evil spirits ordered me to lick her vagina, rape her – Man confesses after raping teenager in Ibadan One Isiaka Mustapha, who was arrested for raping an orange seller in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, has blamed evil spirits for the act. The 29-year-old driver reportedly committed the act on January 6th, at Aremo area of Ibadan, the state capital, while pretending that he wanted to buy oranges from the 14-year-old girl. The girl was hawking in the neighborhood when the suspect called. Since she was already familiar with Mustapha…

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MAN STRANGLES WIFE, THROWS HER BODY OUT OF THE WINDOW

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 26-year-old man, Mathew Oguntade, for allegedly killing his 20-year-old wife, Mary Oguntade, during a fight. The couple lived behind the Anglican Church at Owode-Ijako, in the Ado Odo/Ota Local Government Area of the state. According to the information by the police, the incident happened on Friday, January 13, 2017 at about midnight when the couple fought after a minor disagreement. The community development association Chairman of the area, Iskilu Kareem, was said to have reported the case to the police. He said…

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APOSTLE SULEIMAN SACKS BRANCH PASTOR.OVER MMM

A pastor in one of the Nigerian branches of Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide has been expelled from the ministry. According to a statement signed by Pastor David Apelorioye, the head of admin at OFM, Pastor Joseph Aiyedun, who is in charge of one the OFM branches in Aba, Abia State, was fired for participating in the Mavrodi Mondial Movement (MMM), a ponzi scheme widely acclaimed to be a satanic venture. It should be recalled that the founder and president of the OFM, Apostle Johnson Suleman, at a church service in…

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HOW TURKISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL WAS WARNED OF IMMINENT ATTACK DAYS BEFORE ABDUCTION OF STAFF AND STUDENTS

Some persons close to the Nigerian Turkish International Colleges have said the school management was warned of an imminent attack on the school a few weeks before the kidnap of eight people on the premises. The sources disclosed to PUNCH Metro that some officials of the school, who were warned about the attack, did not take it seriously, treating it “as a wild imagination.” Gunmen had gained entrance into the school premises on Friday after digging a hole under the school fence. They shot indiscriminately and headed for the girls…

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SO SAD! EX NIGERIAN INTERNATIIONAL FOOTBALLER NOW ROAM THE STREETS INSANE, SEE PICS

An alarm has been raised to the plight of Kaseem Yebseya, a former Iwuayanwu National FC of Owerri, Denizlipor Turkey, unsuccessful trial with Ajax Amsterdam Holland and Nigeria International football player -who needs urgent attention because of mental disabilities. According to a confirmed report, he’s now in Chanchanji Village of Takum LGA of Taraba State, roaming the streets…This has been shared to draw the attention of the government and well meaning Nigerians to his pathetic condition. Source; http://www.nationalhelm.net/2017/01/former-nigerian-player-now-mentally.html Photo-credit; Emeka Ohagu (Brilla FM)

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