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Appeal Court okays Amaechi’s Probe

A Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State has upheld the probe of former Governor of Rivers State and Minister of Transport, Mr Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, The Court  had dismissed Amaechi’s appeal that a Panel Of Inquiry set up by the Nyesom Wike-led River state  government did not give him fair hearing. The three Justices unanimously  agreed that ... Read More »

Chibok Girls: My Second Anniversary gift + see full list of freed girls

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the release of 82 Chibok girls by Boko Haram sect as his administration’s pleasant second anniversary gift to Nigerians. The President stated this on Sunday, May 7, when he met the girls inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Journalists were barred from covering the event but a prepared speech was handed over to state house reporters ... Read More »

AMAA 2017 gathers momentum as Lagos Govt urges Corporate Support

Lagos State Government has called on companies and multi-nationals operating in Nigeria and the state to support this year’s edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) which the state is hosting and scheduled to hold on 18 June.   The call was made by The Commissioner of Information & Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde who represented the State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi ... Read More »

Stop The Rumour! I have not left PDP-Obanikoro

Former minister of state for defense and two time PDP governorship candidate in Lagos state, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, has denied reports that he has decamped to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Nation on Sunday reported that the former Nigeria High Commissioner to Ghana may have dumped the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and pitch his political tent with the ruling All ... Read More »

Adeleke Family to Aregbesola “Count us out of your inquest”

The family of the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke has rejected the inquest ordered into the Senator’s death by the Osun State Governor, Mr. Rauf Aregbsola, saying it is a plan to manipulate the cause of the death in order to establish what the government wants the people to hear. The immediate younger brother of the deceased, Dr. Deji Adeleke, said ... Read More »

14 year-old housemaid accused of poisoning boss

A 14-year-old housemaid, Mary Akinnifesi, has been arrested by the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly attempting to kill her boss, Alhaji Nasiru Akinlosotu, with poison. It was gathered that the incident happened on Adetomowo Street, Ondo town, Ondo State, on Friday. Akinsolotu told PUNCH Metro that his wife asked Akinnifesi to prepare beans for the family, but the maid ... Read More »

Photos:Davido,Amanda hosts Baby Shower

Top Artiste, Davido was all smiles over the weekend when he hosted his second Baby Mama to-be, American Girlfriend, Amanda to a baby shower. The event attended by a few friends was an all white affair.Here are pictures   Read More »

Nigerians Pray as Buhari returns to London for treatment

The Media was agog yesterday night as The Presidency announced  that President Muhammadu Buhari was returning to London for ,or treatment and instead of deriding  Mr  President,Many were praying for him. A Statement read” President Muhammadu Buhari proceeds to London tonight for follow-up medical consultation with his doctors. He had planned to leave Sunday afternoon, but decided to tarry a ... Read More »