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October, 2017

 

India uncles convicted of raping and impregnating child, aged 10

A fast-track court in India has convicted two men of raping a 10-year-old girl who gave birth to a baby girl in August. Both the men were the child’s uncles. The sentencing is set for Thursday. Her pregnancy was discovered in mid-July when she complained of a stomach ache and her parents took her to hospital. The second uncle was arrested after the baby’s DNA sample did not match that of his older brother, the first suspect. The final arguments were completed by the defence on Monday. On Tuesday, theRead More


Pakistan bride in an attempt to kill husband mistakenly kill 13 family members.

A Pakistani woman Asiya in an attempt to kill her husband who was forced on her against her wish two months ago mistakenly killed 13 family members. The  poisoned  glass of milk which the husband refused was later used by the mother in-law  to make lassi the following day. She had earlier attempted to flee to her parent’s home but it was foiled. However, the lover provided her with the poison the police said. A total of 27 people, including several children, suffered poisoning from the yoghurt-based drink.    Read More


Katherine Jackson surrender’s guardianship for Blanket to TJ Jackson

Katherine Jackson 87 matriarch of the Jackson family has filed  legal papers to be removed as  her grandson Blanket’s guardian.  According to her given her age and the fact that Blanket is now 15 she is no longer needed to fulfill the duties as Tito is able to assume the guardianship. Tito Joe “TJ” and Katherine Jackson  had a joint guardianship for Blanket, Prince and Paris Jackson, the later two are no longer minors on Sept.14, 2012.  However, Tito want to remain sole guardian to Blanket according to the affidavit.Read More


2019: Buhari Courts Tinubu Again

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, there are indications that the presidency may have started wooing the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu. This became obvious following a closed door meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and Tinubu for almost an hour at Aso Rock. Their meeting came ahead of the national caucus meeting of the ruling APC slated for Monday night. Shortly before the arrival of Tinubu, Buhari had played host to Senate President Bukola Saraki but details of their discussions were kept away from theRead More


Former President Goodluck Jonathan asks Metuh to pay N1bn to appear as witness

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja should set aside the subpoena ordering him to appear in court as a witness in the trial of former National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Olisa Metuh. Instead, ex-President Jonathan says Metuh should deposit with the court, the sum of N1bn to cover travel expenses for himself and his security personnel from his home town, Otuoke, in Bayelsa State, to Abuja. Jonathan says the money is also to cover the time that he might spend appearing before the courtRead More


China uncovers plot to assassinate North Korea Kim Jong Un’s nephew

China has uncovered a plot by North Korea to assassinate Kim Jong Un`s 22 year old nephew Kim Han Sol,  whose father Kim Jong Nam was poisoned with nerve agent by two women believed to be working for the north Korean leader in February. The conspiracy was uncovered Monday by Chinese officials while monitoring covert North Korean activities during the Communist Party Congress last week. According to New York Times, seven spies were involved in the assassination plot, two were arrested and the rest are being interrogated outside Beijing.


Heavy weight champion Anthony Joshua defeats carlos Takam in a controversial 10th round stoppage

Anthony Joshua beats Carlos Takam through a controversial tenth round stoppage last night much to the fury of Takam. With the win Anthony Joshua has recorded 20 fights with 20 knock out. “I didn’t have control of it, it was the ref’s decision [to stop the fight]. Respect to Takam. He was like Evander Holyfield, ducking down, popping up.” Joshua said. According to Takam”I don’t know why the referee stopped the match,” he said. “I respect the champion and the UK fans, they are great fans and I am happyRead More


SFG, Director NIA sacked and Boss Mustapha appointed new SFG

President Mohammed Buhari after studing the report of the panel headed by the Vice president, Prof Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), which investigated allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Federal Government, Babachir Lawal and the Director General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayodele Oke has subsequently sacked the duo as recommended by the panel and has approved the immediate appointment of Boss Mustapha.   President Buhari also approved the recommendation to terminate the appointment of Mr. Oke, and has further approved the setting up of a three-member panel to, among other things,Read More


Fed. Govt. agrees with ECOWAS court to pay N88bn to Biafra war victims

The Economic of West African States, ECOWAS, Court of Justice in a ruling on Monday ordered the Nigerian Government to pay the sum of N88bn as compensation to the victims of the Nigerian Civil War. The federal government in terms of agreement it endorsed before the ECOWAS Court in Abuja on Monday, said while it would pay N50billion compensation to “true victims” of the civil war that occured between 1967 and 1970, it said a total sum of N38billion will be paid to contractors for total and complete demining andRead More


AVM and driver die as vehicle plunged into lagoon

A retired Air Vice Marshal (AVM) and his driver have died after their Ford Explorer Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) plunged into the lagoon Saturday night. It was learnt that the vehicle somersaulted thrice after colliding with another vehicle on the bridge at about 10:55pm around UNILAG waterfront. The retired Air Vice Marshal was said to have returned to the country from the United Kingdom to attend a burial. The officials of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency and local fishermen recovered their bodies from the submerged SUV. According to a source,Read More


World Cup Terror: ISIS Threaten Neymar and Messi, Release Sick New Images

In their ongoing propaganda against the World Cup, Islamic State (ISIS) have released new images of Brazilian star Neymar and Argentine star Messi showing them in horrendous situations. It will be recalled that ISIS had already released a photoshopped image with Messi crying blood with a threatening message beside it. The latest threat includes a photoshopped image of Neymar awaiting execution while Messi can be seen lying on the ground next to an ISIS flag. The caption on the image reads “you will not enjoy security until we live itRead More


The Moment of Truth ruins two years relationship

Moment of truth hosted by Mark Lewis Walberg has ruined so many supposedly happy relationships. In one of their old episodes a couple Jeff and Dennis who have been engaged for two years took the stage to answer questions. The contestants are expected to answer truthfully all questions either Yes or No to advance to the utmost prize of $500,000. The polygraph determines which is the correct answer. Usually contestants family members and friends are also present. In this instance, Jeff mother, sister and brother were present and Denice brotherRead More


Couple dies weeks after surviving Las Vegas shooting

Couple who survived Las Vegas shooting dies 15 days later from car crash near their home, in California. Dennis and Lorraine Carver both 52 saw the shooting in Las Vegas where 59 people were killed and 527 were wounded. During the shooting Dennis jumped on top his wife to shield her from the bullets. According to their daughter Brooke Carver her parents following the shooting had grown closer ‘After the shooting, they heard from all of the people they cared about most. They were so happy,’ Brooke, 20, their daughterRead More


Onyeka Nwelue Declares That All Nigerian Celebrities Are Poor

Nigerian author and filmmaker Onyeka Nwelue has said that Nigerian celebrities are not what they claim to be. In a lengthy Instagram post, he addressed the glamorous lifestyle celebrities put up on social media, advising young Nigerians not to be deceived or intimidated by their posts online, saying that most celebrities in Nigeria are broke and not as wealthy as they claim to have. Nigerian author and filmmaker Onyeka Nwelue has said that Nigerian celebrities are not what they claim to be. In a lengthy Instagram post, he addressed theRead More


No imbalance in federal appointments —Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN yesterday said there is no imbalance in federal appointments, stressing that the appointments reflected federal character and quota system. He blamed the elite for fuelling ethnic and religious division and tension, urging Nigerians to always elevate merit above the push for quota system. Osinbajo, who identified corruption as the greatest problem confronting the country, praised the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, saying that he is competent. He said: “Magu is a highly competent figure. His fight against corruptionRead More


Nigerian buys G-Wagon for South African to apologise for impregnating his wife

A Nigerian man simply identified as John bought a Mercedes-Benz G-class for a South African man to apologise after impregnating his wife. Daily Live, a South-African news website, quoted John as saying that the husband of his pregnant girlfriend immediately forgave him on receiving the car. “I know what I did is wrong but I feel better he has accepted my gift. He accepted that his wife, my girlfriend, is pregnant and will soon give birth to my son. He was angry at first but when I presented the car toRead More


England is U17 world champion defeating Spain 5-2

England wins the Under 17 world cup in India. Coming from a 2-0 behind Spain showed class and energy to defeat Spain 5-2. Thus emulating their U20s who won their World Cup in June.      


Maina Saga: PDP Slams Presidency for Blaming Jonathan

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has taken a swipe at the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, for blaming the past administration of President Goodluck Jonathan as being responsible for the return of the wanted former Chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina. The party described Shehu’s statement as the height of absurdity, adding that Maina’s immediate family has come out openly with their position that President Muhammadu Buhari was responsible for his return.. In a statement issued thursday by PDP’sRead More


42 year college professor Ari Nagel “Sperminator” fathers 29 kids with 24 women-video

A 42 year old man Ari Nagel a college professor who calls himself the “Sperminator” who claims that his sperm is powerful than IVF treatment and has fathered 29 children with 24 different women with three more on the way. Said he will continue to go round the world to donate his seed to anyone that want it, adding he can not refuse anyone. Saying by the time he is 70 years he would have had hundred of kids calling him grandpa In a bizarre interview with 78 year oldRead More


Crisiano Ronaldo wins Best Male Fifa Award 2017 beating Messi to it

Cristiano Ronaldo wins the world’s 2017 Best Male Fifa Awards in London Monday beating Leo Messi and Neymar to it. He helped Real Madrid to win the Champions league-La Liga double in 2016-17. Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane was named best men’s coach, Sarina Wiegman won the best female coach and Lieke Martens of Barcelona and the Netherlands won the best female player. At  the ceremony Ronaldo told the audience “We are in England for the first time, and I win it for the second consecutive time. This is aRead More


Ewedu Soup Kills Policeman, His Pregnant Wife, Entire Family, 2 Dogs In Kaduna

According to reports just coming in, the entire family of a police officer has been completely wiped out after eating Ewedu. People in Dushai village along the Kagoro-Manchok road, in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State are gripped by grief and wondering how a local staple vegetable, jute, (and known among the Yoruba of Southwest Nigeria as ewedu and called rama in Southern Kaduna), which they have been using to make soup for centuries could have caused the death of a whole family in their community. The family five,Read More


The Kardashians hire private detectives to dig up dirt on Blac Chyna

The Kardashian family is said to have spent a fortune to hire private detectives to dig up dirt on Rob Kardashian’s babymama Blac Chyna. This is even as  Blac Chyna is suing the entire family after her messy split from Rob. According to report the Kardashians are about to go to war with Blac Chyna The vengeance is not because Chyna hurt Rob for dragging their family name through the mud explained an insider. “Kris is organizing the thing with Khloe and Kourtney’s   help and Kim’s support. “It wasRead More


A 61 year old man found dead in hospital ceiling after two weeks of undergoing surgery

A 61 year old man’s body has been found in an hospital ceiling in Stellenbosch after 13 days of undergoing surgery. He was admitted to the facility in Cape Town on October 5 and underwent abdominal surgery.   However, he disappeared after a nurse, who had been attending to him, left to fetch clean linen. A search party and the South African Police Services (SAPS) were unable to find him. “Sadly, the patient’s body was discovered 13 days later in an isolated area in the ceiling, which is difficult toRead More


CCTV footage shows a woman using a child for pick-pocketing-video

CCTV footage has surfaced of a woman using a young girl for pick-pocketing at two supermarkets in Cape Town. The video was first shared by Nick Norman on his Facebook account  whose wife was robbed of her cellphone at the Pick’n Pay by Boy de Goede Circle in Parkland, Cape Town, last Wednesday. Norman’s wife can be seen in the second video, where she is obstructed by a woman while the child reaches into her bag and steals a cellphone. According to Norman “My wife’s bag was in the shoppingRead More


Buhari Orders Maina’s Dismissal, Queries Head of Service

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate dismissal of former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdullahi Abdulrasheed Maina, from service. Maina had been at large since 2013 when he was declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged N2 billion scam when he served as the Head of the Pension Task Force. The embattled Maina, who prior to his suspension from service by the past administration of President Goodluck Jonathan was Assistant Director in the civil service, was secretly reinstated by theRead More


Buhari should stop saying Nigeria’s unity is not negotiable – Bayelsa governor

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriaka Dickson  has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to stop saying the unity of Nigeria is not negotiable. In a report by ThisDay, the Chairman, South-south Governors’ Forum, said: “You have to create a platform for people to ventilate their feelings. I don’t believe that you will have a majority of people in any party of this country that will decide to break up the country. No! As I always say, Nigeria’s unity is desirable, but stop telling me it’s not negotiable.” Continuing, Dickson said: “Until now, ourRead More


Man burnt alive in India for protesting daughter’s harassment

The police said that an Indian man who tried to protect his daughter from sexual harassment and complained to authorities has been burnt alive. Police officer RA Pandey said that Narmada Sahu, 45, died at a hospital in Madhya Pradesh state late on Sunday. Pandev said that the victim’s relatives alleged that his 16-year-old daughter was routinely harassed by a neighbour and that Sahu complained to police in August. He said the neighbour demanded that Sahu withdraw the complaint. Police said on Sunday the neighbour barged into the victim’s houseRead More


Nigerians too afraid to protest Buhari’s ineptitude – Jonathan

Former President Godluck Jonathan has said Nigerians cannot lead any protest against the Muhammad Buhari administration due to fear for their lives and personal safety. Jonathan made the comment in response to the statement by Presidential spokesman, Femi Adeshina. Adeshina had said Nigerians trust President Buhari and that is why there has been no protest over the increase in pump price of petrol under his government as opposed to the mainstream protests under the Jonathan administration following a similar increase. In response, Jonathan’s media office released a statement saying lifeRead More


Dogara Donated Six Months Salary To Covenant University – Oyedepo

The Speaker of the Federal House of Assembly, Yakubu Dogara once made a sacrificial offering of his six months salary to Living Faith Ministries during the construction of Covenant University over 15 years ago. This was made known over the weekend by the Chancellor of Covenant University, Dr. David Oyedepo, during the 2017 Eagles Summit. The Eagles Summit is an annual gathering of alumnus of Covenant University at the school’s main campus in Ota. Bishop Oyedepo spoke on developing spiritual capacity towards sustainable global impact. He narrated, “The Speaker ofRead More


4o years later Elvis Presley’s wife Priscilla abandons controversial Church of Scientology

Wife of late singer Elvis Presley, Priscilla 72 has become the latest person to abandon the church of Scientology which she joined 40 years ago after the death of her husband. She said ‘I’ve had enough. I’m done. The controversial church boast of A-list personalities including Tom cruise, Katie Holmes and Nicole Kidman both ex-wives of Tom Cruise have all left the organisation. John Travolta was he that invited Priscilla into the fold after the death of her husband Elvis Presley in 1977. Former wife of King of pop MichaelRead More


A couple lost hiking found in “sympathetic murder-suicide.”

A couple die in a murder suicide. Rachel Nguyen 20 and Joseph Orbeso 22 had gone missing for nearly three months while hiking in late July and failed to return. This led to extensive search the crew spent more than 2,100 hours scouring the rough terrain before finding their bodies in Joshua Tree National Park oct.15 They were seen locked in an embrace and appeared to have been rationing food and had no water. It is believed the two died in a “sympathetic murder-suicide.” Autopsies found both had gunshot woundsRead More


Baptist pastor Dr. Robert Jeffress calls Roman Catholic Church Babylonian cult

Southern Baptist pastor and Trump supporter Dr. Robert Jeffress has slammed the Roman Catholic Church saying is the result of the Babylonian cult system founded by the Book of Revelation in a video posted on youtube. He said the success of the religion is due to “the genius of Satan.” However, his statement has proved twitter reactions one twitter user twitted  “This idea is widespread in RW Born-Againism. They only tolerate Catholics because of anti-abortion stance. Their bigotry just under surface,”    


First Lady Melania Trump donates inaugural gown to museum

Melania Trump donated her Hervé Pierre inaugural gown to the Smithsonian Institution. (Photo: Getty Images) Melania Trump donates her inaugural ball gown to the Smithsonian Institution. The cream coloured of the shoulder couture gown designed by Herve Peerre which she wore to the January 20 inaugural gala to the First Ladies Collection at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. The museum boast of 26 gowns worn by previous first ladies including Michelle Obama, Laura Bush and Jacqueline Kennedy.


Buhari Administration Recalls Wanted Ex-Pension Boss Sacked For Alleged Corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has secretly reinstated fugitive former Chairman of the Presidential Task Team on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, into the civil service. Multiple sources confirmed to that Mr. Maina, who is wanted by the Anti-Graft Agency, EFCC, was secretly recalled and promoted to the position of director in charge of Human Resources in the Ministry of Interior. Before his appointment to chair the pension task force, Mr. Maina was an assistant director in the ministry. The news of the reinstatement first filtered through a congratulatory message for Mr.Read More


Buhari is most bloodthirsty, sadistic, sectional, extremist and bigoted– FFK

Former minister of Aviation and chieftain of PDP Femi Fani-Kayode in an article titled “The March for freedom and The Monster from Futa Jalen.” has expressed his displeasure with President Buhari led government. According to him Buhari is the most bloodthirsty, sadistic, sectional, extremist, bigoted, tribalistic, vicious, bitter, narrow-minded and ignorant President that our country has ever known. Read the full text: The greatest crime that man has inflicted on his fellow man in the last 50 years is the evil concept of unrestrained globalization coupled with the incremental evolution,Read More


How God delivered me from plane crash-Bishop Oyedepo

The General Overseer and presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide David Oyedepo in a thanks giving service Friday  testified of how God miraculously saved him from plane crash. According to him the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church Of God Pastor E.A Adeboye visited him unannounced and prayed for him before he embarked on his trip. It was the third time Bishop Oyedepo would be involved in near air mishap. Narrating how this third and most recent accident happened, a pastor in the church, Adebisi, read the reportRead More


Malawi vampire lynch mob 140 arrested

The police in Malawi one of the poorest countries in the world are stepping effort to arrest vampire lynch mobs. Already 140 people have been arrested. Vigilante killings started on 16 September when three people suspected to be blood suckers were killed by a mob. On Thursday  a least eight people were killed in Blantyre and one was set on fire the other stoned to death. Two people were arrested for threatening to suck people’s blood but the police said there is no medical report  of any victim of bloodRead More


Pop star Mariah Carey’s Los Angeles home Burgled

Mariah Carey’s Los Angeles mansion has been burgled by thieves yesterday and they went away with items worth $50,000. The thieves used a ladder around 3 a.m yesterday to gain access to the upper floor of the building where they snapped up sunglasses, purses and other loot. Mariah Carey was however, not at home at the time of the incidence as she was said to be in New York.  


Peter Obi demanded N7.5bn from me as a godfather -Willie Obiano

Anambra State Governor,  Chief Willie Obiano,  has reaffirmed his allegations against his predecessor,  Mr Peter Obi,  insisting that he demanded the sum of N7.5 billion from him for sponsoring his elections in 2013. Governor Obiano,  who made this revelation at the inauguration of his reelection campaigns in Onitsha  North Council Area,  said the classification became necessary because of the continuous call out by Mr Peter Obi. Obiano said he believes in utilizing the available funds in public works,  road and development of the state rather than settle godfather. The AnambraRead More


“Fashola Is ‘Unserious’”- Reno Omokri Blasts Buhari’s Government in New Post

The former special assistant to Ex-president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, Reno Omokri took to his social media to slam the President Muhammad Buhari’s administration for promising change which it has not effected. President Buhari’s campaign which was largely driven by the “CHANGE” mantra, made numerous promises to the people if voted into power. Pastor Reno, in his new post, called out the Minister of Power, works and Housing, Fashola for the continuous failure in the power sector. He mocked the Minister for being in power for two years yet has been unableRead More


A nurse caught in the very act with a corpse

Grover Macuchapi a 27 year old nurse is facing prosecution charges of profaning a corpse and obscene acts. The Nurse was alleged to have been in the middle of the act with the late woman, before her husband walked into the scene. The aggrieved man angrily beat up Grover, who was moving with his clothes down, before handing him over to the police. Police Chief, Douglas Uzquiano, from the Bolivian Capital La Paz, who confirmed the incident said the patient died at Hospital de Clinicas in La Paz on MondayRead More


Femi Falana says Pastor Adeboye is opening business centres not churches- video

Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana has stated that the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Enoch Adeboye is creating more business centres, not churches. This is in reaction to a statement that was credited to the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church, which he stated that he would love to build churches everywhere so as to make it easy for worshipers to walk to them. In a video circulating the media, Femi Falana said the focus isn’t in building many churches as most of the worship centersRead More


Rod Steward’s wife Penny Lancaster breaks down recalls sexual assault as a virgin by a designer

Wife of rock star Rod Steward Penny Lancaster wept today in an interview on ITV’s Loose Women as she recalled sexual attack as a virgin young model. She recalled how her drink was spiked by a designer and she passed out and woke up and found him lying on top of her. She asked mothers to support their daughters if they too become victims. She said: ‘Like with the series Liar, my drink was drugged and I can’t remember much of what happened, I just know that he was onRead More


Leonardo Da Vince’s Salvator Mundi goes for £75million ($90million)

Italian Renaissance  painter, sculptor, architect, inventor, military engineer and draftsman Leonardo Da Vinci painting of  Jesus  Salvator Mundi (Saviour of the World) painted around 1500 also around the same time he painted the masterpiece Mona Lisa. The art work which was sold for mere £45 in 1958 because the owner was unaware of its true provenance will be going for a record price of £75million ($90million) in New York this week.  


TOP ISIS female recruiter for foreign fighters arrested in Philippine

The Philippine  authorities have arrested a 36 year old woman Karen Aiza Hamidon for using the social media to recruit foreign fighters from around the world  for ISIS currently fighting in the southern city of Marawi in the Philippines where jihadists have waged a five month war. She is said to be connected to 296 social media posts aimed at recruiting fighter for the ISIS affiliate muslim group in the southern part of Philippines. In 2016 she  helped the ISIS affiliate to attract Indian nationals to join the radical IslamistsRead More


Cristiano Ronaldo tells Real forget Harry Kane go for Manchester youngster

Cristiano Ronaldo has asked his club Real Madrid to forget the signing of Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur but should instead go for Manchester United teenager Marcus Rashford. Rashford 19 has been a key member of the United squad since breaking into the team as an 18-year-old in February last year, scoring four times in his first two games under Louis van Gaal. The rise of Rashford has been compared to Ronaldo, both speedy goalscorers who have excelled at United. After winning the Champions League under Sir Alex Ferguson, RonaldoRead More


First lady Melania Trump is using body double- conspiracy theorists claim

Internet conspiracy theorists are claiming that First Lady Melania trump is using body double to cover for her alleged absence at events. They pointed the alleged differences in the first lady’s details: The sunglasses, her coat and the shape of her nose as Trump gave remarks regarding the Iran nuclear deal and hurricane relief for Puerto Rico Friday. He retorted “My wife, Melania, who happens to be right here,” the president said. As if to re-assure  the people of the presence of his wife. This is not the first time aRead More


Buhari Approves Payment Of Pension To Biafra War Veterans

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of pension to soldiers, policemen and paramilitary officers involved in the Biafra war. The veterans were dismissed from service for their participation in the war which lasted between 1967 and 1970. In a statement on Wednesday, the Pensions Transition Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) announced that payment will commence on Friday, October 20, in Enugu state. “The general public would recall that Nigeria witnessed an ugly civil war between July 1967 and January 1970 and as a result of that unfortunate period in our history,Read More


Why Atiku’s Son Was Released From Prison – Keyamo

Aminu Abubakar, son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, was released from prison custody on Wednesday after earlier being remanded by the court. This was announced by Festus Keyamo, who is representing Mr. Abubakar’s estranged wife, Ummi Fatima Bolori. Mr. Abubakar and Ms. Bolori have been in a legal battle over the custody of their children. The couple had divorced in 2011 and had agreed to allow the children to spend time with their father while on vacation. In 2013, however, Mr. Abubakar allegedly refused to return the children to their mother.Read More


Reps to investigate termination of Intels contract with NPA

The House of Representatives has set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate and ascertain if due process was followed in the termination of contract between the Nigerian Ports Authorities and Intels. This was unanimously adopted after a motion was raised under matters of urgent public importance by Diri Duoye (Bayelsa-PDP) on Wednesday in plenary. Mr. Duoye while leading the debate urged the federal government to return to status quo to avoid injury to the workers of the company. “About 7000 Nigerians work for INTELS and terminating the contract will haveRead More