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May 30, 2019

EFCC Arraigns Woman Who Blamed Snake Over JAMB’s Missing N36 Million

EFCC will on Friday, May 31, 2019, arraign the controversial official of the JAMB, Philomina Chieshe who claimed that the missing N36 million JAMB proceeds in her custody was swallowed by a snake in Benue State JAMB office. Chieshe will be arraigned alongside five others, namely: Samuel Umoru, Yakubu Jekada, Daniel Agbo, Priscilla Ogunsola, and Aliyu Yakubu before Justice Peter Afen of a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Abuja. Chieshe became notorious when she made an outlandish claim that a mysterious snake swallowed about N36million cash arising from sale of e-JAMB cards in the state. The controversial JAMB official is being prosecuted by the EFCC on an eight-count charge, [Read]

Davido Reacts As Senator Adeleke Secures Another Victory In Court

Popular Nigerian Musician, David Adeleke, AKA, Davido has reacted as the Court of Appeal on Thursday, set aside the April 2, 2019 judgement of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Bwari, which earlier voided Senator Ademola Adeleke’s candidacy for the 2018 governorship election in Osun State. NEWSFLAKES NG had reported that Justice Othman Musaon of the High Court had voided Adeleke’s candidacy on the grounds that he was not qualified. The lawmaker was said to have been in possession of an invalid secondary school certificate. But, a three-man panel of the court in a unanimous judgment on Thursday, ruled that the FCT High Court was wrong [Read]

FRSC Cautions School Proprietors Against Hiring Unqualified Drivers

Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has warned proprietors of private and public schools against engaging the services of unqualified drivers. The Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Sector Commander of the corps, Mr Gora Wobin, gave the warning at the National Road Safety Club Day held in Abuja on Thursday. The event was in commemoration of the 2019 Children’s Day celebration with the theme: “Walk for keeping Children Safe While Driving”. Wobin who was represented by the command’s Head of operations, Mr Samuel Ochi, decried the employment of roadside drivers by heads of schools as an unhealthy practice capable of endangering their lives. He said that the command had made it mandatory [Read]

Certificate Scandal: Adeleke Qualified To Contest Osun Gov Election – Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, said it was satisfied that Senator Ademola Adeleke of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, possessed the requisite educational qualification to contest the last Governorship Election in Osun State. Ademola Adeleke The appellate court, in a unanimous decision by a three-man panel of Justices, nullified as “perverse”, the judgment of an Abuja High Court in Bwari, which voided Adeleke’s nomination on the premise that he used forged WAEC Certificate and secured clearance to participate in the Osun gubernatorial election that held on September 22, 2018. Two Chieftains of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Wahab Raheem and Adam Habeeb, had in a suit [Read]

Picture Pose Gone Wrong!!! Trader Jailed For Posing With Stolen Vehicle On Facebook

A trader, Ekene Mbonu, on Thursday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly buying a stolen car, valued at N3 million and flaunting it on Facebook as his own, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Mbonu, 31, whose residential address was not provided, is facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing to which he pleaded not guilty. According to the Police Prosecutor, Sgt. Michael Unah, Mbonu allegedly purchased a Toyota Camry 2008 with registration number, KSR 665 CB, worth N3 million, property of one Alex Ewuzie. The car was suspected to have been stolen by Ewuzie’s house keeper, one Peter, now at large. Unah told the [Read]

Davido Performs At Ogun State APC Governor’s Inauguration Despite Party Differences

Singer, Davido has put party differences aside to remember a late friend by performing at the inauguration ceremony of an APC governor, Dapo Abiodun. Dapo Abiodun who was sworn-in as the new governor of Ogun State is the father of Davido’s late friend DJ Olu who died mysteriously two years ago. Davido, a staunch supporter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, whom many have rumored to be a card carrying member, decided to put aside political differences to honor the father of his late friend DJ Olu. The singer was on ground yesterday to perform at the inauguration ceremony of the new governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun. See post [Read]

BREAKING!!! Court Of Appeal Sacks Regina Daniel’s Husband Ned Nwoko As PDP Senator-Elect

The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has nullified the emergence of Ned Nwoko as the senator representing Delta North Senatorial District. The court in a decision on Thursday said the case instituted at the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court which resulted in the recognition of Mr Nwoko as the winner of the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission was wrongly filed. The appellate court ruled that the matter ought to have been brought at the lower court before the expiration of 14 days from the time of the incidence that birthed the suit. It further ruled that the failure of the applicant at the lower court to [Read]

Kebbi State Will Start Producing Oil Very Soon – Atiku

He made the disclosure during his second term inauguration yesterday at Birnin-Kebbi, the state capital. Bagudu also disclosed that the state was in partnership with foreign firms for the production of some edible packaged foods in the state. According to him: “Very soon Kebbi will soon join the league of oil producing states based on our partnership with the NNPC. “We are also in partnership with a German company for energy renewal. A tomato paste processing factory is about taking off in the state and rice mills like WACOT, LABANA, Dangote and other ones in Kamba and Yauri are doubling their capacities.” [Read]

Shocking! Lightning Strikes Herbalist To Death In Ekiti

According to a report by The Nation, a middle-aged herbalist has been struck to death by a thunderstorm at Aramoko-Ekiti in Ekiti West Local Government Area of Ekiti State. It was gathered that the incident took place on Sunday during a downpour at the herbalist’s rented apartment located at Oke-Oja area of the town. A community source, who craved anonymity, identified the victim as Babatunde Sule, a staff of Ekiti State House of Assembly Commission. It was gathered that the rain, which started at about 4:30p.m, accompanied by a heavy thunderstorm, caused panic in the town. The late Sule, until his untimely death, was a renowned traditionalist and chieftain of [Read]

BURSTED!!! Regina Daniels’ Father Reveals Her Real Age And That Of Ned Nwoko

Regina Daniels’ father has lamented about the wedding of his daughter which held in Delta state today without his consent. In an audio recording obtained, the father said Regina Daniels is turning 18 in October this year. He also explained that the reason why Rita Daniels has made herself the sole decision maker is because of greed and the fact that her bride price could not be paid due to the fact that her paternal family could not be traced . He also mentioned that Ned Nwoko is 62 and not 59 as they both grew up in the same compound as young boys. He also said he spoke to [Read]

Shocking! Pastor Nabbed for impregnating 20 Church Members, Blames it On Holy Spirit

Officers of the Enugu State Police Command has arrested a pastor for impregnating twenty members of his ministry. The 53-year-old General Overseer of Vineyard Ministry of the Holy Trinity, Enugu has been identified as Timothy Ngwu. The pastor was reported to have claimed that the Holy Spirit had commanded him to impregnate as many female members of the church as possible. Enugu police spokesperson, Ebere Amaraizu stated, however, that the pastor had been charged for sexual abuse. Sources close to the pastor’s ministry told our source that the pastor claims to be obeying a spiritual order to do the will of God, by impregnating anyone chosen and revealed by the [Read]

‘Pastor Delivers Lady With Womb Tied By Friend Via Wedding Gift’ – Facebook User

Viral photos making rounds on the internet, captured the moment a Port-Harcourt based Pastor allegedly delivered a lady whose womb was tied by her friend through a wedding. According to Facebook user Ofoegbu Regina, a doll was found in the wedding gift the lady got from her friend.Narrating how the PH Pastor delivered the lady whose womb was tied by her friend through wedding gift, she wrote; “Happening now at New Market. Doll baby found inside a television given to a bride on her wedding day, after been destroyed the bride’s friend called and started confessing on the Phone.” [Read]

I Was Not Involved in any Plane Crash – Obasanjo Shocks Nigerians

– Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has denied being involved in plan crash as earlier reported. – The former president had earlier been reported as having escaped a plane crash at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport on Wednesday, May 29, as 393 passengers. – However, Obasanjo confirmed to BBC Pidgin service that he was in Ogun state and could not have been involved in any accident. Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has denied being involved in a near plane crash with other prominent Nigerians in the Ethiopian airline passenger aircraft, Boeing 777-300. Passengers were said to have also included the director general of Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and [Read]