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No plans To Impeach Ambode-Speaker

Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa has denied rumours that the House is planning to impeach Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. He stated this on Monday during the plenary session of the House of Assembly, where he also revealed via his twitter handle that Gov Ambode has not committed any impeachable offence. “Impeachment is constitutional and ... Read More »

Ooni’s Ex Wife, Zaynab Congratules his new Queen

The former wife of Ooni of Ife, Queen Zaynab who parted ways with the monarch two years ago has sent a congratulatory message to his new wife. The message made available to us read :It was once said that there is nobility in compassion, beauty in empathy and grace in forgiveness .Congratulations to The Ooni and his new bride” Read More »

Exclusive; Obanikoro Spotted in London

Former Ministet, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro contrary to reports making the rounds is acrually in London, United Kingdom. Family sources revealed to the The Lightnews that he actually in the UK and not in the United States. This newspaper can confirm that Obanikoro is thr UK, he was spotted in a gym in the heart of the city. We are told ... Read More »

Dewji, Africa’s youngest billionaire freed by kidnappers

Africa’s youngest billionaire, snatched weeks ago off the street outside a luxury hotel in Tanzania, has returned home unharmed after being released by his kidnappers, police said on Saturday. Mohammed Dewji, 43-year-old CEO of the METL Group family conglomerate, was seized as he arrived for a morning workout in Tanzania’s commercial capital Dar es Salaam last week. Forbes estimates his ... Read More »

Messi to Miss El Classico!

Lionel Messi will  miss the first El Classico for this season following his injury at yesterday’s La Liga game against Sevilla. The Argentine Star had a fractured arm and will be on the treatment table for at least three weeks rulibg him out of next week El Classico against off- form Real Madrid.   Read More »

EFCC Slams 11 Count Charge on Fayose, Set To Appear in Lagos Court Tomorrow

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has filed 11 charges against the former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose. The Ex-governor will be arraigned before a Lagos state high court on Monday. The offenses border on illegal cash received to fund his 2014 gubernatorial campaign and benefitting from the proceeds of Money laundering Below is the full list ... Read More »

EFCC Returns Obanikoro, Omisore’s Passports!

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has returned the international passports of a former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, and a former governor candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party and later Social Democratic Party in Osun State, Iyiola Omisore, to them, Sunday PUNCH is reporting. According to the newspaper, Obanikoro met certain conditions before his passport was ... Read More »

Why I Quit APC- Senator Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani, the activist turned politician has finally quit the All Progressives Congress (APC) after months of bickering with Kaduna State Governor Nasir El Rufai The Senator representing Kaduna Central could have called it quits following the replacement of his name with that of Uba Sani by the party despite assurances by APC Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole He has ... Read More »

Opinion:How I became Addicted To Social Media

By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, if you are not yet on any social media platform, or you are one of those still doubting the efficacy of the new revolution in town, you are certainly on a long thing, to borrow one of those popular slangs of today’s youths. I often smile when I see myopic people who dismiss the social ... Read More »

” I am backing Akinlade Not Dapo Abiodun- Amosun

The Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has followed with deep reflection and consternation, the false and embarrassing reports in some sections of the media, that he had been prevailed upon by some party leaders in the state to support the purported emergence of Prince Dapo Abiodun as the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Commissioner for ... Read More »