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Ojude Oba will never die-Amosun, Awujale

Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun (left); Awujale of of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona and Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun and the Awujale of Ijebuland, Oba Sikiru Adetona, yesterday said the yearly Ojude Oba festival will never die, describing it as a veritable cultural monument. They stated this at the 2017 edition of the event, which celebrated yesterday by the ... Read More »

Court affirms EFCC’s Power to freeze suspicious accounts

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has affirmed the power of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has the power to freeze suspicious accounts. The court said the anti-graft agency can direct banks to suspend operation of accounts suspected to have been used for criminal activities, or any account of into which slush funds and proceeds of crime have ... Read More »

Paul Akinnouye, 19, charged for stabbing this man to death in London

Detectives investigating the murder of Jordon Wright in Blackheath have charged a man with murder. [A] Paul Akinnuoye, 19 (19.01.98) of Cobbetts Ride, Tunbridge Wells was charged on Friday, 1 September with the murder of Jordon Wright. He appeared in custody at Maidstone Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, 2 September and was remanded to appear in custody at Maidstone Crown Court ... Read More »

Frank Edoho”Why I left Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

Broadcaster, Frank Edoho, the man who has become synonymous with the game show, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire has revealed that contractual differences having to do with financed informed his decision to quit the show. Edoho took to his twitter page to dispel rumours that he was kicked out of the show by the Producers, Ultima Studios on the ... Read More »

Diezani:SERAP asks FG to seek ICC’s help for her arrest

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently seek from the International Criminal Court an arrest warrant to bring Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke before the court on allegations of corruption against her, which the government should consider as crimes against humanity and serious enough for it to sanction her prosecution before the court. The organization also ... Read More »

How Catholic Priest was kidnapped, murdered in Imo

Palpable fear has gripped Imo indigenes, following the increasing level of criminality in the state. The latest victim is a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Cyriacus Onunkwo, who was September 1, 2017, abducted and killed. Investigations by Vanguard Newspapers revealed that in the evening of the same day, about 7pm, the newly ordained younger brother of Rev. Fr. Jude Udokwu, was ... Read More »

Adebanjo Explodes”2019 Elections May Not hold if Nigeria is not Restructured”

Chief Ayo Adebanjo, a staunch follower of the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, has been in the forefront of agitation for restructuring of the country. The Afenifere chieftain warns that the 2019 general election may not hold if the country is not restructured. He bared his mind ono ther urning national issues. Excerpts: On arrival from his medical vacation, President Muhammadu ... Read More »

Dangote Denies Interest in 2019 Presidential Election

Africa’s richest man and President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has denied any interest in becoming Nigeria’s President in 2019, adding that he is busy businessman not a politician. Dangote made the denial while reacting to a report that officials of PDP think-tank programme set up by former President, Goodluck Jonathan have contacted him to be the party’s presidential flag ... Read More »

Why Frank Edoho was dropped as Who Wants To Be a Millionaire Host

13 years after the hit show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, hit the Nigerian screens, it will return soon but Frank Edoho will no longer be the host. Sources close to Ultima Studios stated that Frank had to go despite his good command of the programme because the new sponsors needed a fresh face and wanted to go in ... Read More »

Serena Williams Delivers Baby Girl

American Tennis star, Serena Williams is now a mother!She has been delivered of a baby girl, according to reports. Serena and her fiance Reddit co-founder Alexis Oanian welcomed their first child at a hospital in Florida on Friday according to HuffPost. The news was first broken by a TV news producer Chris Shepherd on Twitter. “Tennis star Serena Williams gives ... Read More »