Tuesday, 25 August 2015
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria has adjourned till September 7, 2015 for hearing, a suit seeking an order of the court compelling the police to bring to court the four robbery suspects paraded in connection with the recent bank robbery in Ikorodu, Lagos.
The court adjourned the case to enable the Inspector General of Police and other respondents react to the suit filed by a Lagos-based lawyer, Olusegun Akanbi, on behalf of the four suspects.
Kim Kardashian has outshined Beyonce as the queen of Instagram with 44.1mfollowers. Two weeks ago, Beyonce was the most followed person on the social networking site with with only 42.7 million followers.With Kim in second place with 42.3 million.
That means Kim has gained over 2 million followers in the past 14 days.The most followed account on Instagram is Instagram's own account with 94 million, at this pace maybe Kim would outshine Instagram itself in a couple of months. Below is the list of 10 most followed people on Instagram.
Monday, 24 August 2015
The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ajjampur R. Ghanashyam, has revealed the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Allison Madueke, failed to sign a long-term agreement with New Delhi, Nigeria’s Number One oil buyer, but rather used intermediaries in the annual $15 billion deal.
Press statement from the presidency below..
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the National Security Adviser to convene an investigative committee on the procurement of hardware and munitions in the Armed Forces from 2007 till now. The investigative committee's mandate is to identify irregularities and make recommendations for streamlining the procurement process in the Armed Forces.
The Lagos State House of Assembly Chief Matron, Mrs. Caroline Oriola, who had been missing since Saturday has been found dead in her office.
Oriola was found dead this morning by a cleaner who had resumed work to clean the clinic found her corpse.
Fidson Healthcare Plc has released its results for the half year ended June 30, 2015, declaring a profit before tax of N447M.
The figure was 4.6 per cent higher than the N456m profit before tax the company reported in the corresponding period of 2014.
Seem theres fire on the mountain again between nollywood actress Toyin Aimakhu and her husband Adeniyi Johnson. Toyin had tongues wagging after she made some drastic changes on her instagram page. She removed all traces of her hubby Adeniyi Johnson and referred to herself as Miss.
Meanwhile,her hubby has not made any changes to his. This won't be the first time this is happening.Last year, Toyin announced they had split on her instagram page, so lets hope they work it out once more.
The police in Lagos have arrested a man, Ajiboye Oluwaseyi, for allegedly raping his two daughters ─ a six-year-old and a four-year-old ─ and his stepdaughter, 15, in the Lekki area of the state.
Our correspondent gathered that 37-year-old Oluwaseyi, who hails from Ondo State, was arrested on Wednesday, August 19, after his wife reported the matter to the police.
It was learnt that Oluwaseyi, who worked as a Lotto agent, had separated from his wife in December 2014.
The Police in Nsukka yesterday arrested two men in masquerade costume in Ovoko Community, Nsukka LGA, Enugu State, for allegedly beating up a passenger on a commercial motorcycle and robbing him of N57,000.
A police source said policemen moved to the scene when the victim, Mr. Chinonso Ezewaji, reported the matter to Nsukka Police Area command and the two men were arrested.
While addressing newsmen in Akure, Ondo state over the weekend, the Chairman of Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti said;
“President Buhari is running a one-man show. Let him appoint his cabinet and start serious business. I think the President should sit down and have a package. What people are saying is very correct that he is just picking people here and there. He seems not to have settled down to governance yet and time is flying. Let him constitute the cabinet and start working. As it is now, Buhari is still behaving like a military dictator. Just picking on people, he should sit down to work. He is running a one man show now" he said.
According to a report byPunch, the Lagos State Government is accusing Fashola of spending N139million on the drilling of two boreholes at the Lagos House, Ikeja. Report below...
The project was completed by Deux Projects Limited according to a report published by the state government. The report, which was part of the awarded contracts by the Lagos State Tenders Board in 2013, was seen on the website of the Lagos State Public Procurement Agency.
Ekiti state chapter of APC says Ayo Fayose has not achieved anything or concluded any project to his credit since assuming office 10 months asides conducting road shows and buying pepper and tomatoes in open markets to pose as a friend of the poor.
The state party stated this in a statement released by its Publicity Secretary, Taiwo Olatunbosun yesterday August 23rd. The party also accused Fayose of being a pathological liar.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has disowned Facebook Account in the name of the Commandant General Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu.
The Commandant General of NSCDC does not operate any Facebook account. Therefore any facebook in the name of the officer is illegal, fake and fraudulent.