Date
June 29, 2019

ENTERTAINMENT: “My Mother Was Abused,Molested By My Father” – Singer,Skales

Nigerian singer, Skales has made a shocking revelation about how his father abused and molested his mother and his mother still didn’t leave the marriage. According to the singer, his father when after everything he put his mother through, went ahead to get another woman — he says he was only five but decided he would stay with his mother. The singer said this in a series of tweets on Saturday while responding to the trending rape allegation against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo by Busola Dakolo. He urged people to stop judging women who speak up when they are abused and also advised the COZA pastor to stay away from the [Read]

SPORTS: Mbappe Snubs PSG New Deal, Wants Move To Real Madrid

Kylian Mbappe hold told Paris Saint-Germain that his long-term future lies elsewhere, Marca reports. The 20-year-old has spent two seasons at PSG and his current contract is not due to expire until 2022. Real Madrid have long been admirers of Mbappe and are keeping tabs on his situation. The France international is one of PSG’s best-paid players and Real would be unable to compete with the Ligue 1 outfit in a straight wage war. But it is believed that money is not Mbappe’s primary motivation and that he is keen to win trophies and awards. He has therefore made it clear to PSG that he has no intention of extending [Read]

Tension As Herdsmen Kill Hunter In Ekiti

Suspected herdsmen have reportedly shot a hunter to death in Orin Ekiti, sparking protest in the area. The hunter, Emmanuel Ilori, was said to have been killed at midnight while hunting for animals with some of his colleagues. This came barely 24hrs after a lady was murdered at Ise Ekiti. one of the hunters, Mr Adeniyi Ajayi, who was in the bush when the incident occured, explained that they met herdsmen numbering about 30 in the abandoned piggery farm in the town and when they attempted to inquire what they were doing in the farm the herdsmen opened fire on them thus resulting in the death of Ilori. He claimed [Read]

S’Court Verdict: “I Shall be Osun Governor By this Time Next Week”, Senator Adeleke Boasts

Embattled opposition PDP governorship candidate in the September 2018 Osun State election, Ademola Adelek, has expressed unmatched optimism towards the Supreme Court ruling on the controversy that beset the state’s election. The former senator said, by next Friday, his governorship mandate allegedly stolen by his opponent, Gboyega Oyetola, would have been returned to him. The Supreme Court judgment is billed for July 5 in the appeal filed by Adeleke against the Court of Appeal ruling that declared incumbent Governor Gboyega Oyetola winner of the rerun poll. Adeleke, who spoke at the PDP secretariat in Osogbo tasked members of the party to remain calm and prayerful ahead of the July 5 judgment so that [Read]

Ministerial Appointment Causing ‘Crisis’ Between Buhari Presidency,APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Saturday claimed that the bitter infighting and hostilities in the All Progressives Congress, APC, and the Presidency was a result of the alleged stolen presidential mandate of the election conducted on February 23, this year. It also alleged that the vicious fight for positions as booty of a stolen mandate further exposes the APC and the cabal in the Muhammadu Buhari presidency as power mongers. PDP spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, made these allegations in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja. He further claimed that the APC elements are only interested in power grabbing, treasury looting and plundering of national patrimony and not in the [Read]

SO SAD!! Driver Crushes Woman To Death In Onitsha After Brake Failure

Confirming the incident, police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed said the driver of the vehicle had been arrested, adding that the case was being investigated. A 40-year old woman, Ulochukwu Ukwuibe was reportedly crushed to death in a fatal motor accident in Onitsha, Anambra State. The deceased was said to have been knocked down by a driver, Ezenwata Onyibor at Upper Iweka Chisco Park by service lane of the commercial city. The Nation learnt that the accident occurred following a brake failure which resulted in loss of control of the vehicle by the driver. Confirming the incident, police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed said the driver of the vehicle had been arrested, adding that [Read]

Housewife Stabs Her Husband To Death In Anambra

Following a scuffle, a woman has allegedly stabbed her husband to death in an Anambra community. A 20-year-old woman, Makoduchukwu Ndubisi on Saturday reportedly stabbed her husband to death in Nsugbe, Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State. The deceased, John Bosko Ngu, was allegedly stabbed on his chest by the wife with a sharp knife over a feud yet to be ascertained. Confirming the incident, Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed said the corpse of deceased had been deposited at a morgue. He added that investigation had commenced. He said:- “At about 8am today, police detectives attached to 33 Police Station Onitsha arrested one Makoduchukwu Ndubisi , 20, of No [Read]

COZA: He Must Face The Full And Maximum Wrath Of The Law – Ben Bruce Backs Busayo Dakolo

The former lawmaker representing Bayelsa East in the upper legislative chamber, Senator Murray Ben-Bruce, has reacted to the rape allegations involving the founder and general overseer of COZA, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo. We reported yesterday that Busola, wife of music star, Timi Dakolo, revealed how she was allegedly raped by the cleric. The Pastor has since denied the rape allegation, saying that he had never in his life raped anyone, not even as an unbeliever. However, in a series of tweets on Saturday, Ben Bruce said, “I am deeply saddened and I stand in solidarity with Busola Dakolo. To put in perspective the enormity of rape crime in Nigeria, one day [Read]

Davido Launches His Own Mobile Game, ’30 BG Money Run’

From selling out the O2 to performing at prestigious international festivals, Davido has accomplished a lot in the past year. Now, the afropop titan has the leisure of focusing on something a little more fun: a mobile game, 30BG Money Run, which has now officially been launched. Under the 30 Billion Gang imprint — in partnership with Trident Games, DMW and Rim — 30BG Money Run tasks players with running for money. This makes sense, considering that the 30 Billion Gang, the collective that inspired the game, are consistently chasing the bag. So, in true 30 Billion Gang style, Davido’s announcement of the official arrival of the game came with [Read]

SPORTS: Griezmann Finally Agrees Five-Year Deal With Barcelona

Atletico Madrid forward, Antoine Griezmann, has edged closer to joining Barcelona after he agreed terms with the Spanish champions, L’Equipe reports. Griezmann has already gone public with his desire to leave the Wanda Metropolitano, just 12-months after turning down a move to the Nou Camp. The France international has now hammered out terms on a five-year deal, which will see him pocket an eye-watering €17million (£15m) annually. Griezmann’s release clause is set to lower on Monday, due to stipulations inserted within his contract. The World Cup winner previously had a buy-out value of £180m (€200m), which will drop considerably to £107m (€120m). Atletico manager, Diego Simeone has reportedly asked whether [Read]

COZA’s Pastor Folarin Ogunsola, Wole Soetan Knew Biodun Fatoyinbo Raped Me – Busola Dakolo Claims

Busola Dakolo, popular photographer and wife of musician Timi Dakolo has recounted how ministers in the Commonwealth of Zion Church (COZA), Ilorin, begged members of her family to cover up her alleged rape by Biodun Fatoyinbo, overseer of the church. She made the revelation of the cover-up while speaking with Chude Jideonwo, co-founder of Red Media on Friday. Dakolo said after her family found out that Fatoyinbo was abusing her sexually, they confronted him after which two ministers in the church accompanied him to beg while pinning the blame on the devil. Fatoyinbo has since denied the allegation in a post on Instagram saying, “I have never raped before.” Dakolo [Read]

How Pastor Used To Squeeze My Private Part During ‘Deliverance’ – Nigerian Actress

Nigerian actress and Comedienne, Wofai Fada, has made a shocking revelation following Busola Dakolo’s alleged rape by COZA Pastor, Bidoun Fatoyinbo. Wofaifada said: “My Father used to push me to our Pastor who used to sexually molest me and press my breast. I personally blame Nigerian Parents, they are too religious. Most of them have been brainwashed by the pastors. Whenever I reported my pastor to my parents, they would not believe me and would say I was possessed”. Wofaifada also revealed why Nigerian rape victims refuse to come out openly to talk about it. She said it’s due to fear of rape stigma. Lots of celebrities like Kate Henshaw, [Read]

AFCON 2019: Super Eagles Coach Rohr Keeps Players On Toes

  Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr pledged to ring the changes for his team’s final Africa Cup of Nations group game against surprise package Madagascar to stoke competition in the squad. The Super Eagles are guaranteed a place in the last 16 but need a point on Sunday in Alexandria to secure top spot in Group B and set up a meeting with a third-place finisher in the next round. “It’s important to finish first of the group, it’s better to play a team in third than second so we will do all to finish top,” Rohr told reporters at a pre-match news conference in the Mediterranean city. “We have our scout watching a lot [Read]

EFCC Arrests Eight Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Edo

Eight suspected internet fraudsters based in the South-south part of Nigeria have been nabbed by the anti-graft agency. Operatives of EFCC, Benin Zonal Office on Friday, June 28, 2019 arrested eight suspected internet fraudsters at their hideout in Ukpenu Community Ekpoma, Edo State. The suspects were arrested in an early morning raid and they are Udaze Sylvester, Bassey Ibrahim, Nelson Aimieyekagbon, Felix Joshua, Udo Omoiyabra, Ikpomnwonsa Raymond, Endurance Adedugba and Abdulhakeem Ahmed. Items recovered from the suspects at the point of arrest include lap top computers, mobile Phones, flash drives and internet modems. The suspects have made useful statements and will be charged to court as soon investigations are completed. [Read]

FOREIGN SCENE: Mother, Daughter Killed Over Witchcraft Allegation In India

An Indian mother and daughter were hacked to death by three men over allegations of witchcraft in the country’s remote tribal-dominated east, police said Saturday.  The 50-year-old woman and her young daughter were beaten by their neighbours before being attacked with knives on Wednesday night in West Singhbhum district in Jharkhand state. Police said the victims’ family was embroiled in a land dispute with one of the accused, who used black magic allegations as a cover-up to commit the crime. TOP VIDEOS Mother, Daughter Killed Over Witchcraft Allegation In India Channels Television Updated June 29, 2019 Indian flag   An Indian mother and daughter were hacked to death by three [Read]