Date
June 16, 2019

How Tinubu Begged Abacha For Post – Bode George

A former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Bode George, has commended Kola Abiola, the son of the late MKO Abiola, the acclaimed winner of the Jun 12 1993 election, for exposing former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, and other “June 12 opportunists.” George said this during an interview with a correspondent on the telephone while reacting to Kola’s allegations that after the annulment of the June 12, 1993 election, Tinubu approached the late military dictator, Gen. Sani Abacha, and begged him for a commissioner appointment in Lagos State. According to Kola, it was after Tinubu had lost out that he decided to join hands with [Read]

I Can’t Trust Politicians – Governor Nyesom Wike

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said, despite being a politician, he still finds it hard to trust other politicians. The governor made these remarks during the solidarity visit by Anglican Bishops of the Province of the Niger Delta, said it was difficult to trust any politician “totally” because circumstances always determined their positions on issues, Daily Post reports. He said: “I am not carried away by all the congratulatory and goodwill messages. The Bishop of Ikwerre knows one man called Mpi; Mpi said when you are moving and you hear footsteps, watch whether the footsteps are with you or they are stepping back. “So, as a politician, one [Read]

Declare Nnamdi Azikiwe’s Birthday Public Holiday– Gov. Obiano Begs Buhari

The Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to also declare the birthday of Nigeria’s first president, Nnamdi Azikiwe, as a public holiday. This was as he commended Buhari for honoring the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993, presidential vote, Chief Moshood Abiola, with the renaming of the National Stadium in Abuja, after Abiola. This was contained in a statement released Saturday in Awka, the Anambra State capital, by C. Don Adinuba, the state Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment. Obiano said the renaming of the stadium was “the icing on the cake in the steps taken so far to immortalize a national figure who [Read]

‘Buy Stolen Phone, Spend Seven Years In Prison’ – Lagos Police PRO Warns

The Lagos State Police Command’s spokesperson, DSP Bala Elkana, has warned Nigerians to desist from buying stolen phones. According to him, “under our laws, it is quite a serious offense for one to buy stolen phones. The law even regards the buyer to be more culpable than even the thief. The punishment is more for the buyer than the thief. The wisdom behind that is to discourage people from stealing because if there is no market where they would sell those stolen things, they would not steal them but because they have a ready market, they easily steal. He went on to say; “This is why the law makes the [Read]

Gernot Rohr Reveals How Nigeria Will Play In AFCON 2019

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has revealed that his side are aiming to score more goals and will play offensive football at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Nigeria has included nine forwards in her 23-man squad list for the biennial showpiece. Changchun Yatai’s Odion Ighalo leads the frontline with Ahmed Musa, Samuel Chukwueze, Moses Simon, Henry Onyekuru, Alex Iwobi, Samuel Kalu, Paul Onuachu and Victor Osimhen all included. “We have a lot of strikers which means we want to score more goals and play offensive football, we also have good defenders. “Some of our strikers could play in the midfield or in the plan 3-5-2 [Read]

[PHOTOS] Lady Killed, Pushed Out Of Bus Naked After Being Robbed

A young lady identified as Abimbola Ayanwale Modinat, has died after she was allegedly robbed and pushed out of a moving commercial bus by suspected armed robbers at Idi-Iroko, Anthony Village area of Lagos State on Tuesday June 11th.   According to reports, Abimbola was returning home when she unknowingly boarded a bus filled with criminals. In the course of their journey, she was robbed, killed and pushed out stark naked in front of a Pizza joint in Idi-Iroko at about 10:45pm on Tuesday June 11th.     The incident was immediately reported at the Anthony Village Police Station and her body was later evacuated by the police and deposited at Lagos State University [Read]

[PHOTO] Medical Doctor Strips To Her Underwear Then Jiggles her Breasts As She Prays For Her Followers

A medical doctor is being called out on social media after she stripped down to her underwear to gain attention.   In the video, she is seen praying that her followers’ “cup of blessings will overflow”. As she says this, she bends her breasts and jiggles it, making her bra look like a cup from which her boobs are overflowing.     Web users were unimpressed and called her out for the video. Some threatened to report her to the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, MDCN. Another accused her of disgracing the oath of her profession for clout.   see comments below:   [Read]

[PHOTOS] See What Woman Did To Her 8-year-old Household

A woman residing in Enugu state, yesterday left the body of her eight year old househelp disfigured with cane marks.   Activist, Harrisson Emefiena Gwamnishu, who shared the photos, said the woman will be arrested today and if possible, charged to court for child abuse. See more photos of the little girl below:   [Read]

Disgruntled UTME candidates tackle JAMB over alleged lapses

Some candidates, who took the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, have carpeted the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board for the alleged lapses in the conduct of this year’s exam as well as the results. JAMB conducted the 2019 UTME between April 11 and 18 in about 698 Computer-Based Test centres, with 1.8million candidates sitting the exam. The results were released on May 11. But many candidates have yet to receive their results amid reports of computer failure, biometric issues and allegations of impersonation. One of the candidates, Haruna Musa, who spoke with our correspondent on Friday, said her computer suddenly turned off during the exam and that she got 19 [Read]