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Dino Melaye orchestrated shooting of his house-Ijumu LG boss

Hon Taufiq Isa the Administrator  of Senator Dino Melaye’s Ijumu Local Government has accused him of  orchestrating  the gun shots at his country home. According to a statement, Senator Dino  brought thugs to town and disturbed the peace of the town. Here is his statement.   “Sen Dino Melaye who came to his Countryside, Ayetoro Gbede yesterday at about 4:00pm ... Read More »

EFCC arrests Tomato Seller after claiming Balogun Market’s N250m

A tomato seller has laid claim to the N250 million found in popular Lagos market, Balogun Market, by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, according to the Nigerian Tribune. According to the highly authoritative newspaper, the tomato seller has come forward to claim the money stating that it was the proceed of legitimate business, He was said to ... Read More »

Being partly Igbo and Yoruba is a big plus-Yemi Alade

Talented singer, Yemi Alade, has revealed that being half Yoruba and half Igbo has been a big plus rather than a minus in her musical journey. Alade known to sing in different languages including Yoruba, English, Igbo, French, and Swahili, among others expressed her love for African culture,  noting that being from two different tribes has helped her career. “You ... Read More »

Buhari tells Nigerians “Keep Faith” in Easter Message

President Muhammadu Buhari has again urged Nigerians to keep faith with his government’s ability to change the “Nigerian story”. In his Easter message, the president Saturday, the president said his administration was determined “as never before to continue with the fight against terrorism and insurgency; sustain the peace in the Niger Delta; and restore peace and stability in other parts ... Read More »

Bureau De Change operators accuse politicians of causing Forex

Association of Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria, ABCON, says politicians are behind the persistent fall of the Naira. Speaking in an interview with journalists on Friday in Lagos, Aminu Gwadabe, ABCON president, said the recent discovery of huge sums of money in Lagos has vindicated its members. Mr. Gwadabe said ABCON was saddened by the development, but said the ... Read More »

$43m: Amaechi blasts Wike

Minister of Transport and former Governor of Rivers State, Mr Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has blasted Rivers Governor, Nyesom Woke for accusing him of being owner of the 13b found in an Ikoyi flat. Wike, in a suspicious, hurriedly arranged press conference on Friday night, told journalists that ‘the money in question belongs to the former Rivers State Governor, Chibuike Rotimi ... Read More »

Katsina Gov,Senator,other topshots mobbed at APC rally

Sen. Abu Ibrahim (APC Katsina south) and Alhaji Amiru Tukur (APC Katsina), member representing Bakori/Danja Federal constituency narrowly escaped mob action at a political event organised by Katsina state chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday in Funtua. It took combined teams of security personnel to rescue notable politicians including the governors’ entourage Some vehicles in the entourage of ... Read More »