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I’ve restrained myself from taking to the dance floor in the unfolding drama of the NBA election, and had contented myself with waiting for the Appeals Committee of the Bar, before getting involved. Chidi Odinkalu’s ill informed, puerile, and asinine missive against Sherubawon, is what has brought me into the fray, much earlier than I had intended.
Chidi is a man for whom I had a lot of respect, even though we have never met, and I cannot in good conscience ignore his uninformed and manifestly biased opinion as published in City Lawyer, because whilst he is evidently ignorant of…
The Nigerian female singer Simisola just known as Simi has finally opened up to address the reason why she didn’t marry Falz but chose her husband Adeleke Gold.
Opening up on her marriage with Adeleke Gold, Simi recounted how she met her husband on Facebook where they used to chat until they finally met in person at a show she headlined in Lagos. She shockingly disclosed that she never knew her husband was a musician like herself when they first met. She stated that, they continued their friendship until it went into dating and finally marriage.
“He was chasing me…
The Edo State chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tony Azegbemi has said that the party membership card of Governor Godwin Obaseki was ready. This is contrary to Obaseki’s post on his twitter handle yesterday that, “I have not moved to a new platform yet to seek re-election.” INEC insists on June 27 deadline for Edo party primaries Resignation: I will not move with Obaseki — Edo APC Chairman Azegbemi in an exclusive phone chat disclosed to Daily Trust that Obaseki who resigned from APC on Tuesday, will join PDP any time he returns from Abuja. “At the moment…
June 18, 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has questioned the arrest, by the All Progressives Congress (APC) government, of organizers of a peaceful protests against the unchecked mass killing by bandits and insurgents in Katsina and other parts of the country, particularly in the north.
The PDP described as absurd, but revealing, that the APC-led government would arrest, harass and detain victims of the bandits but chose to negotiate, hobnob with and even pay money to the assailants.
This arrest further raises demands for the APC and its governors, particularly, those who openly confessed to have had…
The suspended National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has asked the Deputy National Secretary of the party, Victor Giadom, who declared himself acting national chairman, to put God first above his personal interest.
Oshiomhole also asked Giadom to put the overall interest of the party above his.
The embattled chairman said this during Channels Television’s ‘Politics Today’programme on Wednesday.
He said the likes of Giadom were the ones who caused the current APC crisis in Rivers State which led to the state not participating in the general elections last year.
The former governor of Edo State said…
The Spaniard had planned to leave the club this summer after a sparkling decade of service where he has established himself as one of the greatest players in the history of City and English football. The pandemic has thrown a spanner in many football works and Silva, 34, has had to weigh up whether to continue with the Blues beyond the expiry of his initial contract and contemplate a farewell without any fans.
The sum of N9,000,000 was also retrieved from Adedamola Adewale’s bank account.
Popular Social Media Influencer, Adedamola Adewale And Four Others Apprehended By EFCC For Internet Fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, has arrested five alleged internet fraudsters, including Instagram comedian/social media influencer Adedamola Adewale, for their alleged involvement in internet-related fraud.
The five suspects were apprehended in different areas of Lagos during a raid by operatives.
Adewale, 20, and her accomplice, Lamina Hamzat Ajibola, were arrested at the Agungi area of Lekki, Lagos State, while Israel Onyebuchi, Emmanuel Olayode and Valentine Nwokorie were picked…
The Acting National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Victor Giadom has cancelled the screening for the Edo State governorship primary.
Mr. Giadom explained that he has taken over based on a previous court order empowering him to do so.
According to him, he has the backing of the members of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC).
June 17, 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) berates the Federal Government over attempts to hoodwink Nigerians by concealing officially documented data on debts and the alarming state of the nation’s economy.
Our party insists that it is public knowledge that our nation’s economy has been mismanaged arising from excessive borrowings by the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.
The PDP described as scandalous, disgraceful and highly irresponsible that the Buhari-led administration attempted to disprove already known facts, as presented by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, that our nation’s debt profile, under the Buhari administration, has risen to 99 percent…