WHY THE FILING OF CHARGES AGAINST ARRESTED JUDGES WERE DELAYED

Reasons the Federal Government delayed the filing of charges preferred against judges suspected of corrupt practices in the course of their duties, emerged last night. Vanguard gathered that the Federal Government shifted the filing of already prepared charges against the judges last week, following the discovery of new evidence that might be germane to nailing the suspects in court. Although the alleged offences of three of the judges were obtained by our correspondent last week, the new revelations against the suspects were not made public at the time of filing…

Read More

PRESSURE ON THE POLICE TO DROP CHARGES AGAINST THREE ARRESTED OVER PRINTING OF FAKE BALLOT PAPERS

Port Harcourt—Rivers State Police Command, yesterday, confirmed the arrest of three persons for allegedly printing fake ballot papers for next month’s re-run legislative election in the state. This came as Governor Nyesom Wike called on Police authorities in the state to ensure that all those directly or indirectly linked  to the persons arrested on Saturday in Port Harcourt  for allegedly printing fake result sheets and other sensitive election materials  ahead of the rerun elections in the state were  prosecuted. The Independent National Electoral Commission has fixed December 10 to conduct…

Read More

RANDY UNIVERSITY LECTURER CAUGHT ON VIDEO ROMANCING STUDENT BOOTED OUT BY AUTHORITIES

Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Governing Council of the Osun State University, Osogbo, has terminated the appointment of Dr. Olabode Ojoniyi of the Department of Languages and Linguistics, Ikire Campus, caught on video having an amorous relationship with one of his students, Mercy Ikwue. Our correspondent gathered on Sunday that the Governing Council headed by Mallam Yusuf Ali SAN, sacked the lecturer, who appeared nude  on a bed  in a hotel room and caressing Miss Ikwue. A member of the Governing Council confirmed the sacking of Ojoniyi to our correspondent in…

Read More

FOR ACCEPTING WEDDING PROPOSAL FROM HER LOVER, SHE LANDS IN TEACHING HOSPITAL WITH ACID BURNS, READ MORE

Ogochuckwu before the attack A 25-year-old woman, Ogochukwu Nwosu, is in a critical condition at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, Surulere, Lagos State, after she was bathed with substance suspected to be acid. PUNCH Metro learnt that Ogochukwu was at Ilasa bus stop, on the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, when a man allegedly dropped from a motorcycle and poured acid on her. He was said to have jumped back on the motorcycle and fled the scene. The victim, who sustained burns on her face, neck, breasts, among other parts of her…

Read More

MORE TROUBLE FOR OBANIKORO AS HE IS FINGERED IN 400MIL DEZIANIGATE ELECTION SCAM

Former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu ObanikoroEniola Akinkuotu, Abuja A former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, has been fingered in a new N400m scam, The PUNCH has learnt. Impeccable sources in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission told our correspondent on Sunday that Obanikoro, who was released last Friday, might be invited again soon to explain his alleged role in the scam. The ex-minister, who returned from the United States on October 17, spent three weeks at the Abuja office of the EFCC for allegedly receiving…

Read More

ACTOR BLOSSOM CHUKWUJEKWU ADDED A YEAR A FEW DAYS AGO AND HIS WIFE GAVE HIM A SURPRISE BIRTHDAY PARTY, SEE PHOTOS FROM THE PARTY

Actor, Blossom Chukwujekwu turned a year older on the 4th of November, and his wife, Maureen threw him a star studded party. In attendance were 2face and wife Annie, Ay, Ik Ogbonna and wife Sonia, Adesua Etomi, Linda Ejiofor, Yomi Casual and lots of other celebrities. See photos Below… Source: http://www.flexygist.com/2016/11/06/photos-from-actor-blossom-chukwujekwus-surprise-birthday-party-by-wife/

Read More

BASKETMOUTH AND WIFE MARK THEIR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY, SEE PICS AND WHAT THEY POSTED ON IG

Nigerian comedian, Bright Okpocha better known as Basketmouth celebrates his 6th wedding anniversary with his beautiful wife, Elsie Okpocha today November 6, 2016. The couple, who got married in November 2010 in Lagos are blessed with two kids, a boy and a girl (Jason and Janelle) and have been described as one of the most amiable celebrity couples in Nigeria. They took to Instagram to share new loved up photos with sweet words. Basketmouth: Happy Anniversary to you my love @elsieokpocha it’s been 6 wonderful years since you said ‘I…

Read More

GRAPHIC DETAILS OF HOW LT. COL ALI WAS KILL, MILITARY SOURCES SUSPECT SABOTAGE

The Nigerian Army is set to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a Commanding Officer (272 Task Force Tank Battalion) Lieutenant-Colonel Muhammad Abu Ali, killed Friday night by Boko Haram, Daily Sun can authoritatively reveal. This Army authorities have since concluded plans to bury the deceased officer at the Abuja national military cemetery, with full military honors. Lieutenant-Colonel Abu-Ali, a member of 50 Regular Course from the Nigerian Defence Academy(NDA), was commissioned into the Nigerian army on August, 23, 2003. There are indications that the officer may be given a posthumous promotion…

Read More

SHEHU OF BORNO’S SON WEDS EMIR OF DAURA’S DAUGHTER IN A SUPERLATIVE ROYAL WEDDING

An uncle of the daughter of the Emir of Daura, Hajia Nafisatu Umau Farouk Umar, who got married to the son of the Shehu of Borno on Saturday, has described the marriage as unprecedented in the history of Daura The uncle, Alhaji Lawal Aminu, disclosed that between 500 and 1000 people came from Borno to Daura to witness the occasion. He said that the father of the groom, the Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai Al-Amin El-Kanemi and the mother both came and stayed in Daura for three…

Read More

AFRICA’S RICHEST WOMAN, FOLORUNSHO ALAKIJA REPLIES BUHARI ON WOMEN IN THE KITCHEN AND THE OTHER ROOM, READ HER REACTIONS

Africa’s richest woman and Chief Executive of Rose of Sharon Foundation, Mrs Folorunsho Alakija has described the current economic downturn, which has formed major discourse in public fora, as the price that Nigerians need to pay to get the desired change. Mrs Alakija said this on Thursday at the 2016 Excellence in Leadership Conference organised by Daystar Christian Centre. Alakija, who was a guest speaker at the event, which had as if there ‘maximize your influence, said apart from Nigerians looking unto God for help, they should also go back…

Read More