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Atiku’s son, ex wife battle over Child’s custody

Aminu, the son of former Vice President  Atiku Abubakar, was detained in the transit cell of Tinubu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Wednesday. He was sanctioned for disobeying by Chief Magistrate  Kikelomo Ayeye on October 11 over the custody of six-year-old Amir Abubakar. As against the directive of the court, Aminu Atiku Abubakar had taken away his child from the custody of ... Read More »

Zuma Stature ‘Go to hell”-Okorovha tells critics

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, Wednesday  said that his administration will not apologies to anyone for erecting the statue of Jacob Zuma, the president of South Africa, noting that the statue was to honour and appreciate Zuma, whose visit was strictly to sign a MoU between Jacob Zuma Education Foundation and Rochas Foundation College of Africa. Jacob Zuma’s statue in ... Read More »

Globacom didn’t lose CAF Awards, it pulled out-Insiders reveal

Contrary to insinuations making the rounds, Nigeria’s telecommunications giant, Globacom did not lose the sponsorship deal for the yearly Confederation of African Football (CAF) Awards, The Boss can authoritatively reveal. We gathered from multiple sources who are insiders that Globacom actually pulled out from continuing the lead sponsorship arrangement and it had made this known to  CAF and its officials ... Read More »

“I am Most Qualified To Correct PDP’s Past Mistakes”-Gbenga Daniel

Former governor of Ogun State and a National Chairmanship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Otunba Gbenga Daniel has expressed his willingness to correct the past mistakes of the party. Addressing hundreds of party faithfuls, his supporters and members of the press during his official declaration to contest for the position in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on Wednesday, ... Read More »

Trouble for Oando as SEC suspends sale of shares, commences audit

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Nigeria’s apex capital market regulator, has launched a forensic audit into the operations and governance of Oando Plc in furtherance of the Commission’s investigation into allegations of corporate governance abuse and improper dealings. SEC has also directed the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) to suspend trading on the shares of Oando. In a notification of the ... Read More »

Tinubu Endorses Gani Adams’ Aare Ona Kakanfo title

All Progressives Congress (APC) Stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has congratulated Oodua Peoples Congress Leader Gani Adams on his appointment as the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland. He also hailed the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi 111, for picking another nominee for the prestigious title 19 years after the demise of Bashorun Moshood Abiola, who last held the ... Read More »

Reps urge FG to restore Contract of Atiku’s INTELS

House of Representatives has urged the federal government to return to “status quo ante” by reversing the termination of the contract between the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and Integrated Logistics Services (INTELS). It also resolved to set up an ad hoc committee to investigate the legality or otherwise of the termination of the contract. The committee is expected to submit ... Read More »

Militants kidnap 4 British Nationals in Delta State

Suspected militants have kidnapped four British nationals in southern Nigeria, police and community leaders said on Wednesday. The four had been providing “free medical care and religious activities” in the Burutu area of Delta state, said Chief Theo Fakama, from the local Enukorowa community. Fakama said locals were “saddened” by the kidnapping as the victims had “brought succour to residents ... Read More »

Producer drags DSTV to court for copyright infringement

A film Producer, Mr Lateef Onida and his company LAT -Larry Film Company whose film ‘Aroni Rogun Matidi’ was allegedly infringed by Multichoice Nigeria Limited has slammed N25 million suit on the Digital Satellites Television, DSTV. In a statement of claim filed before a Federal High Court in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria by a Lagos lawyer, Olu Ogunmola, on behalf of ... Read More »

PHOTO: A’Ibom Gov. Udom Emmanuel meets Conference of PDP Chairmen

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