19 Jun 2016

A Lady can not get a husband if you display this attitude

Whether you agree with me or not, social media is one of the places you can truly get to have a foresight of the kind of person you’re dealing with.
However, the attitudes displayed by most ladies online is a reflection of the kind of person they really are out there, so don’t let the mentally ill pukes blindfold you that some people don’t live their real lives online

My father was not insane — Omoyemi Yekini

Omoyemi Yekini, a first year student of English and Literary Studies, University of Ilorin, is the second daughter of fallen footballer, Rashidi Yekini. She tells ’TANA AIYEJINA about her memories of her late father and plans to immortalise him
What are you doing presently?
I’m studying English and Literary Studies at the University of Ilorin. I’ll be through with my first year in July.


Deaths of Nigeria’s golden generation of footballers have rocked the country in recent times but one death that has left controversy behind it is that of ex-Super Eagles striker Rashidi Yekini, reports ’TANA AIYEJINA and SUCCESS NWOGU

I want my father’s death investigated — Yemisi Yekini

Born in London, Yemisi Yekini is the first daughter of late Nigeria striker Rashidi Yekini. The Cinematography undergraduate of De Montfort University, Leicester, says her father’s death should be investigated in this interview with ’TANA AIYEJINA
You spoke with your dad twice every day before he died. Did you hear stories about his insanity before his death?

12 unconscious after Ebonyi school deworms pupils

Twelve pupils of a secondary school, Ginger International School, in Ebonyi State have been hospitalised after being administered with drugs by the school authority.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the students became unconscious after they were given drugs to deworm.

Ex-Adamawa governor falls ill in EFCC custody, hospitalised

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Saturday took a former Governor of Adamawa State, Mr. James Ngilari, to the Gombe General Hospital after he took ill in the custody of the anti-graft agency.

Poverty forced me into selling bread — Yekini’s mother

Eighty-year-old Alhaja Sikiratu Yekini, mother of late Super Eagles striker, Rashidi Yekini, clears the air on life after her son’s death, in this interview with SUCCESS NWOGU in Ijagbo, Kwara State
How has life been with you since your son, Rashidi, died four years ago?

100 militants invade Ogun community, kill 15

The Imushin community in the Ogijo area of Ogun State has been thrown into mourning after no fewer than 15 residents were reportedly killed on Friday evening by armed men suspected to be militants.

Gridlock on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as plants overrun Ogun River

Residents, workers and passers-by on Saturday besieged Kara along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to view the sudden appearance of plants which grew on a section of the Ogun River.
A large number of people stormed the area with their phones and recording devices, while some went as far as walking over the water plants and praying.

Senators demand life pension, immunity for Saraki, Dogara, others

Some senators on Saturday demanded immunity and life pension for presiding officers of the National Assembly after their tenure in office.
They made the proposals at a-two day retreat on Constitution Review organised by the Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Constitution Review in Lagos, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

PDP asks APC to apologise to Jonathan, Nigerians for lies, propaganda

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on its twitter handle (‏@PdpNigeria) has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) must apologise to former President Goodluck Jonathan for the lies they told against him.

[BREAKING] ‎Edo guber primary: Godwin Obaseki emerges winner

Mr. Godwin Obaseki has won the Edo State gubernatorial primary of the All Progressives Congress held at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin, the state capital.
Details later…

Our case against the ‘hijabists’, Aregbesola — Christians

Students in Osun go to school in their Church robesThey should abide by court verdict – Muslim community By Gbenga Olarinoye, OSOGBO Since the judgment of Justice Saka Oyejide Falola that permitted Muslim female students to wear hijab as part of school uniform, law and order could be said to have taken flight from public schools across

The 31st Jegun Olu Ekun of Ile-Oluji

•Oba Adetimehin (4th left), with Gov Mimiko of Ondo State (3rd left), among others during his installationIt was Gianni Versace (1946-1997), the critically  acclaimed Italian fashion designer and founder of Versace, who said in one of his perceptive moments that “in the past, people were born royal; nowadays, royalty comes from what you do”.

Girlfriend nearly stopped me from marrying my wife—Ugezu, Nollywood actor

Ugezu familyNollywood director cum actor, Ugezu Jideofor Ugezu, aka Mr Surplus, is more known as a grandmaster in the occult world as portrayed in his movies. But besides his make-believe roles in movies, he’s the best thing that ever happened to his wife, Peace. In their 10 years of marriage, the couple have come to understand that they cannot live without each other. In this encounter, Ugezu reveals how he would have married his ex-girlfriend if she didn’t travel outside the country, just as the wife explains why she fell in love with him.

Toyin Saraki, Zahra Buhari collaborate to save lives

To many it came as a surprise.   But to those who have followed their histories,  Toyin, wife of Senate President, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, and Zahra, fifth daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, have both been true to the virtues of good upbringing that continues to shape lives and sharpen their focus

Sex scandal: Provide evidence against Reps, Dogara tells US

          Barely 48 hours after he gave the nod to investigate the alleged sex scandal involving three members of the House of Representatives, Speaker Yakubu Dogara has said that his colleagues remain innocent until proven guilty.

Whose report do you believe?

Afro-fusion artiste, Akinade Ibuoye popularly known as Gaisebaba, and his wife, Funto, share  their love story
When and how did you meet?
Gaise: I attended a seminar and she was a volunteer at the event .She was on the registration desk and was the first person I met at the programme.
When did you decide to marry her?

Music industry has more junkies than activists — African China

Aside from music, is hairdressing one of your many interests?
By opening a hairdressing salon, what I have done is invest for a rainy day. If you check properly, you would realise that some of those who began their careers about the same time I started mine are now broke. Today, a lot of them cannot feed themselves and their dependants. 

How we escaped death—Ikorodu Utd official

Ikorodu United team from Lagos, in an auto-crash en route Makurdi, Benue StateThe team bus of Nigerian Premier League side Ikorodu United was involved in an accident with a trailer on Friday, en route Makurdi for a weekend fixture against Lobi Stars. 

 The accident happened along AMA Brewery Road 9th mile in Enugu. A team official and seven players were treated in hospital for minor injuries, with 11 players and six officials of the Lagos-based side escaping unhurt after jumping out of the bus windows.

ADULT ONLY : A Nigerian Lady Naomi JP caught in A S&X mess with her Pastor--VIDEO

N40bn fraud: EFCC seizes N2bn mansion of ex-customs’ boss, Dikko

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized a N2bn mansion allegedly owned by a former Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Abdullahi Dikko.

Our correspondent, who visited the mansion located at 1 Audu Ogbe Street, Jabi, Abuja, on Saturday observed EFCC inscriptions on the fence.

The words painted in red, boldly read, “EFCC, Keep off.”

Cult War in Calabar: 15 feared hacked to death, 36 ‘ cultists’ captured

SuspectsCalabar, Cross River State capital, is  famously referred to as “Paradise City”  occasioned by the idyllic and tranquil atmosphere prevalent in the city.    People from far and wide regularly flock    to    the city, especially during weekends and holidays, to savour the  convivial environment and spectacular cuisine    which the city offers.

What I told Tinubu about Buhari — Cardinal Okogie

•Explodes on El-Rufai: He is stoking religious tensions •`Prelate Mbang reversed CAN’s gains under Obasanjo regime’ •On Father Mbaka: His claim to priesthood questionable if he feared death
 LAST Thursday, Anthony Cardinal Olubunmi  Okogie, celebrated his 80th birthday with a Holy Mass at the Holy Cross

EU woos Nigeria with N1.4tn EPA offer

The European Union has asked Nigeria to sign the Economic Partnership Agreement with attractive offers including a €6.5bn (about N1.4tn) Development Programme that will enhance the capacity of Nigerian businesses.
The Trade Counsellor, EU Delegation to Nigeria and the ECOWAS, Filippo Amato, said this during his presentation at an international trade conference organised by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

PDP crisis: Makarfi, Sheriff fail to reach truce

The lingering crisis bedevilling the opposition Peoples Democratic Party persisted on Saturday as the two factions of the party maintained their position.
Findings by SUNDAY PUNCH in Abuja, on Saturday showed that neither the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led Caretaker Committee nor the Senator Ali Modu Sheriff group, had named representatives into the proposed “peace talks committee.”

Senate forgery: Police may arrest Ekweremadu, others this week

There were strong indications over the weekend that the police might arrest the  Deputy Senate President,  Senator lke Ekweremadu, and some former principal officers of the 7th Senate this week.
The senators might be arrested for snubbing a police invitation to answer questions on their roles in the alleged forgery of the rules of the Senate in 2015.