9 Apr 2019

Monsurat Sunmonu At 60: 7 Notable Things About Oyo’s Only Female Senator


Today is the birthday of the Senator representing Oyo Central Senatorial District, Monsurat Olajumoke Sunmonu. Insideoyo.com brings you 7 notable things about her.


1. She was born on 9 April 1959 to a royal lineage in Oyo kinship.

2. She became the first female speaker in the history of Oyo state in June 2011 and she is the only female former speaker of the Oyo Assembly.
3. She is the first female Senator from Oyo Central Senatorial district and the first female senator from Oyo state.

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4. She is the founder of the MOSWEF foundation, an NGO designed to alleviate the living conditions of women and youth
5. Sunmonu is the sponsor of the ‘Accident & Gunshot Victims Act 2018’ signed into Law by President Muhammadu Buhari which guarantees that hospitals must treat gun shot patients before requesting police reports or payment

OLOWOGBOGBORO OO: HOMEIn Ibadan, Man Caught Withdrawing Money Without ATM Card


There was mild drama early on Tuesday at the Automated Teller Machine, ATM, points of one of the new generation banks beside Radio Nigeria, Dugbe, Ibadan where a young man was caught collecting money from the machine without using a card.

Pastor seen anointing his church members with soft drink

Pastor seen anointing his church members with soft drinks lailasnewsA video showing a pastor anointing his church members with soft drink, has surfaced on the internet and it has since gone viral.

EFCC APPREHENDS 9 TRAIN TICKET FRAUDSTERS IN ABUJA AND KADUNA

Operatives of the EFCC, Abuja zonal office over the weekend arrested five suspected train ticket racketeers.

FRIEND OF LADY ACCUSED OF SENDING THUGS TO BEAT HER HUSBAND TO DEATH SAYS THE MAN WAS A SERIAL WIFE BEATER

A friend of the lady Afy Francisca Okwechima, who was arrested for allegedly sending thugs to beat her husband, who eventually died 10 days later, because he slapped her has taken to Facebook, to give an account of what happened.

Swanky Jerry fires warning at female artistes hating on Tiwa Savage

Swanky Jerry fires warning at female artistes hating on Tiwa SavageCelebrity stylist, Swanky Jerry has fired a warning shot at female artistes who are hating on Tiwa Savage whom he claims is better than them all.According to a post he shared on Instagram, Tiwa Savage proved her class by staying silent in the face of different shades coming from female artistes via the #fuvkyouchallenge initiated by Kizz Daniel.

Actress Kate Henshaw Glows In Stunning New Photos

Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw, looked flawless in these new set of glowing photos she posted to her Instagram account.

Wizkid And Drake Perform Together At The O2 Arena In London (Video)

Nigerian international singer, Wizkid lit the stage on fire when he performed his hit song ‘Closer’ with Canadian star Drake at the O2 Arena in London.

MFM Founder, Dr Olukoya Loses Mum

Janet, mother of General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Worldwide, Dr Daniel Olukoya, is dead.

Coronation Ceremony of Oba Abdulfatai Akorede Akamo Olutori Of Itori Land, Abeokuta Ogun State


Image may contain: 2 people, people sittingIt was a great time at the 15years Coronation Ceremony of Oba Abdulfatai Akorede Akamo Olutori Of Itori Land, Abeokuta Ogun State.

OAU Dam: School lied, no one poisoned the dam – Ooni of Ife

OAU Dam School lied, no one poisoned the dam - Ooni of Ife lailasnewsOn the alleged poisoning of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU dam, the palace of the Ooni of Ife, has described the act as absurd and unfounded.Spokesman of the Ooni’s palace, Mr. Moses Olafare said the palace received the allegation of dam poisoning by the people of the community with trepidation and bewilderment, Vanguard reports.Reacting to the alleged poisoning of the dam, Olafare, said:

Man bites off ex-girlfriend's lip so he can ‘leave his mark’ for her next boyfriend (Photos)

Man bites off ex-girlfriendA man savagely attacked his ex-girlfriend by biting off her lip just because he wanted to "leave his mark on her" for next boyfriend.
A year after the incident, the victim, Kayla Hayes from Greenville, South Carolina shared photos of her horrific injuries and spoke about her ordeal to The Sun UK.

Nigerian Media personality Bricks Manuel who was accused of being gay, vows to become a beast to prove his sexuality

Nigerian Media personality Bricks Manuel who was accused of being gay, vows to become a beast to prove his sexualityNigerian OAP, Bricks Manuel, has vowed to become a beast after a female friend who visited him and he did not make any sexual advances at her, went about telling people he is gay because he didn't make any sexual advances at her. 

Father fatally shoots the mother of his child in front of police station during custody exchange

Father fatally shoots the mother of his child in front of police station during custody exchangeA man fatally shot the mother of his child in front of police officers during a custody exchange taking place in front of the Hawthorne police station.
Jacob Munn, 31, got into an argument with his baby mama during a custody exchange of their 17-month-old child around 6 p.m. Sunday, according to the Hawthorne Police Department.

Photos: Child rapist let out of jail 6 months ago on 'good behaviour' rapes, kills 9-year-old girl and dumped her body in septic tank

A child rape convict who walked out of jail six months ago was arrested on Saturday, for kidnapping, raping and murdering a nine-year-old neighbour and dumping her body in a public toilet septic tank in Vile Parle (W)., Mumbai, India.

Angry Customer Pins Barber Down, Shaves His Hair In Revenge Over His Haircut(Photos)

A man who was outraged with his new haircut has decided to seek revenge on his barber in south-west China. The angry man took matters into his own hands after he became upset at the hairstylist in Nan’an District, Chongqing, pinning down the employee on a chair before shaving his hair off.

Demonic flood to sweep over Ghana soon – Eagle prophet

Eagle Prophet: Demonic flood to sweep over Ghana soon Ghanaian Prophet, Reindolph Oduro Gyebi aka Eagle Prophet has warned that demonic flood will soon sweep over Ghana soon resulting in the loss of properties According to the founder and leader of God’s Crown Chapel, he saw some spirit creatures like frogs spewing water which will cause the flood.

Why Funke Akindele will never go nude for any photoshoot – Uche

Why Funke Akindele will never go nude for any photoshoot - Uche lailasnews 2Controversial Nigerian actor Uche Maduagwu in a new post on his social media page, has written on why actress Funke Akindele will never go nude for any photoshoot

HIV positive lady accused of spreading disease after kissing German man

HIV positive lady accused of spreading disease after kissing German man (video)Ghanaian HIV positive lady, Joyce Dzidzor Mensah has reacted to backlash she received after sharing a video showing her kissing a German man.The video which went viral saw so many Ghanaians accusing her of spreading HIV intentionally, with one accuser stating that that was how she killed her husband.

Husband dies after wife hires thugs to beat him for slapping her

Husband dies after wife hires thugs to beat him for slapping her lailasnews 3A man has lost his life after his wife allegedly hired thugs to beat him for slapping her.
This was according to a narration by a man identified as Bernard Ufuoma, who is a friend to the deceased Read the story below:

‘Tackle Bad Govt, Leave Yahoo Boys Alone’, Samklef Reacts To Simi, MI, Other Artistes’ Outburst On Internet Fraudsters

Music producer, Samklef has advised Nigerian musicians to stop harassing Yahoo boys and should direct their music against bad governance by politicians who have failed the country.

Nigerians Arrested In Malaysia After A Cult Clash Between Aiye And Vikings Confraternity Members (Video)

Photos and video of Nigerians butchered during cult clash between Aiye and Vikings confraternity members in Malaysia

Woli Agba Celebrates 2nd Wedding Anniversary With Wife, Reveals How They Met

lnstagram comedian Woli Agba celebrated his wife as they mark their 2nd wedding anniversary. The well-known celebrity showered praises on his woman like never before. He also recounted how they met in what can be described as a hilarious manner.