Woman sells eight-month-old baby for N283,242

Joyce Wairimu Wahome, a Kenyan has been arraigned in court for allegedly stealing and selling her eight-month-old baby, Consolata Wambui, for the sum of Sh80,000 (N283, 242). According to SDE, Wahome sold her baby to Margaret Wairimu Kihiko and then reported to the police that her baby had disappeared. Police charged the two women alongside Kihiko’s mother, Susan Nyambura Gihumbi. The court was told that on November 10, Wahome announced that her baby had been stolen, only for police to trace the baby to Molo, where they (police) said they…

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Police arraign ‘Small Doctor’ for unlawful gun possession

The Police have arraigned musician Adekunle Temitope, aka Small Doctor, for unlawful possession of firearms. A credible source at the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba, said the popular artiste was arraigned before an Ebute Meta Magistrate’s court on Tuesday. Another source at the court confirmed the development. The suspect was paraded at the Police command headquarters at Ikeja after he was arrested around Oshodi on Monday. -The Punch

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GTBank wins double in Nigeria, Sierra Leone

Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has won the award for “Bank of the Year Nigeria” for the second year in a row at The Banker’s Bank of the Year Awards, regarded as the industry standard for excellence within the global banking sector. Guaranty Trust Bank Sierra Leone Ltd, a subsidiary of Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, was also recognized as the “Bank of the Year Sierra Leone” at the event, which held on November 29, 2018 at the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane, London, United Kingdom. The Banker,…

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Hamzat will make a difference as Deputy Gov. -Sanwoolu

The Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Lagos State, Mr Jide Sanwo-Olu, said he chose Dr Obafemi Hamzat as his running mate because he would make a capable deputy. Sanwo-Olu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that Hamzat is a man with high level of knowledge and skills that would help make the difference in the state. ”Femi and I, we have been friends for well over 15 years. I know his strength and I know he is a capable man, and I know he…

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Dangote, Abdulsamad donate N75m to Falcons

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote and Abdulsamad Rabiu of BUA Group were the first elated Nigerians to made financial gifts to the national female soccer team, the Super Falcons for Winning the African Women Cup of Nations in Ghana. Alhaji Aliko Dangote gave N50m while Malam Abdulsamad Rabiu donated N25m to the nine time and reigning African champions. The Falcons were received Sunday afternoon in Abuja by the Chief of Staff to the President and Commander-In-Chief of the Federal Republic, President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR), Alhaji Abba Kyari, who was at the…

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“How we killed Elozino, 300 level DELSU student” -Yahoo Boys confess

For quite some time now, stories about the gruesome murder of a female 300 level first class DELSU student identified as Elozino Joshualia Ogege have been making the headlines on different media platforms as friends and family are still in tears over her death. The 4-man gang believed to be internet fraudsters, Yahoo boys, who were paraded at the Delta State Police Command have however confessed on how they carried out the operation. The suspects revealed on Wednesday, 28 November, how they killed the student with the help of a…

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Ex-staff exposes the rot in Diamond Bank, how the Dozies plan to sell ’empty Diamond’ to Access Bank

Diamond Bank Managing Director, Uzoma Dozie has been exposed by a former staff of the bank, Donald Ezenwa… “I was a staff of Diamond Bank until recently, having joined in 2003. Let me place it on record that I am not particularly happy with Alex Otti just like other staff who love the bank. I have 3 problems with him. One, why on earth would such a brilliant man leave a great job he took after almost 4 years to join the uncertainty of politics?” “Two, why did he not…

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Hadiza Usman, NPA Boss, Denies Senate’s N177 Billion Fraud Allegation

Hadiza Bala Usman, Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has denied allegations made by the Senate that it failed to remit N177 billion of its 2017 revenue into the Consolidated Revenue Fund, as required by law. The NPA in its statement said that; “Total revenue generated by the Authority in the Year 2017 stood at N303.9 billion while total expenditure (inclusive of recurrent and capital) amounted to N205.8 billion.” “Of the N303.9bn generated revenue, the sum of N60.12 billion represents uncollectable revenue from concessionaires attributed to clauses in…

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Police Recover N7.9m From Abia Wonder Bank Operators

The investigation panel set up by the Abia State Police Command to investigate cases of fraud, illegal cooperative societies and financial institutions in the state has arrested 18 suspects and recovered about N7.9m. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Chris Ezike, noted that the panel was inaugurated following complaints from Abia residents at police stations in the state about activities of the suspected fraudsters. He stated in a statement sent to our correspondent on Saturday that the command would write the Central Bank of Nigeria to ascertain whether the institutions…

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OPC Founder, Fasheun Is Dead

Founder and national leader of Odua Peoples Congress, Dr. Frederick Fasehun, is died. Fasehun, it was learnt, died in the early hours of Saturday at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja. The octogenarian, it was learnt, was admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital on Tuesday where he remained until his demise. Confirming his death to our correspondent on the telephone, Fasehun’s spokesman, Mr. Adeoye Jolaosho, said the late OPC founder was confirmed dead after a brief illness. “It is true, baba died this morning at the…

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How Dozie Family ran Diamond Bank into red

Fresh facts have emerged on how Diamond Bank ran into big trouble. Insiders squealed to us that; “Pascal Dozie’s family is exactly the problem of Diamond Bank. Their alleged greed and arrogance are at the core of the problem.” “Do people know how the bank started? Where are the early and original promoters? How did the Dozie family increase their equity stake through Kunnoch? Are people aware that some of the major non-performing loans are to companies in which the Dozies’ have a stake, e.g. Geometric Power? Are people aware…

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Video: 300 level female student runs mad after sleeping with ‘Yahoo Boy’

Blessing Adekola, a 300 level student of the Department of Political Science, Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko has ran mad after spending a night with a ‘Yahoo boy’. We gathered that she was dropped off by a guy using a Lexus Car in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State and she immediately ran mad on the street. In a video making the rounds on the social media and as attached above, the young lady can be seen covered in dirt displaying madness and talking to herself. Source Top Celebrities

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Fidelity Bank Rewards More Customers in GAIM season 3

In its “Get Alert in Millions (GAIM) season three” promo, Fidelity Bank Plc yesterday presented the first set of winners. At the first presentation of the promo, 13 customers went home with cash prizes of N1 million and N2 million respectively, while 18 others went home with consolation prizes which ranged from table top fridges, television and power generating sets. The 31 winners that emerged at the first monthly draw of the promo cut across the six draw zones: Lagos, south-west, north, Abuja, south-east and south-south. Speaking at the presentation,…

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‘My regrets’ -Atiku

Former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has apologised for joining the groups, who came together to form the All Progressives Congress. He said the apology had become necessary because of the sufferings Nigerians had been subjected to in the last three and half years from a party he played a role in bringing to power. Atiku, who spoke on Thursday in Yola, Adamawa State, during a town hall meeting with residents of Jimeta, described the APC as an assembly of ‘elements’ that came…

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Court jail 3 Men for selling neighbour’s son

A Federal High Court in Makurdi, Benue State, has sent three men to jail for abducting and selling a neighbour’s four-year-old son in the Otukpo area of the state. The three convicts; Adejo Ogiri, Ndukwe Henry and Obuito Onyema, were arrested by operatives of the Department of State Services in connection with the abduction. They were thereafter handed over to the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, which charged them to court. Our correspondent learnt that the first convict, Ogiri, abducted the four-year-old boy from Otukpo and…

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Probe Fayose? “It is not my business, I leave Fayose to God’’ -Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State has clarified his stance on the fate of the immediate past governor of the state, Ayodele Fayose. Fayemi who spoke with State House correspondents after a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja explained that there was never a time he said he would probe Fayose. He said, “Well, I am sure I have never said anything about a probe. “Looking into books is the duty of any new governor. You need to know what you found in…

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Atiku, MKO ushered in Nigeria’s democracy- OGD

The former Governor of Ogun State and Director General of the Atiku Presidential Campaign Organization (APCO), Otunba Gbenga Daniel has stated that the joint sacrifices of Late Chief MKO Abiola and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar in 1993 metamorphosed into the current stable democracy Nigeria enjoys. Otunba Daniel made this assertion while delivering the keynote address at the City People Magazine’s 22nd-anniversary lecture in Lagos on Sunday tagged “Nigeria: the bumpy road to 2019” While chronicling the journey of Nigeria from the pre and post-colonial era, the former governor stated that the…

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ANED berates Gov Obaseki over row with BEDC

The Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors, ANED, has lent its voice to the ongoing row between the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki and the management of Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) Speaking in response to media queries, ANED’s Executive Director for Research and Advocacy, Chief Sunday Oduntan, in a statement, said the umbrella body was displeased by the recent treatment of BEDC’s Managing Director by the Governor during a visit by the House of Representatives Committee on Power to Edo state. Governor Obaseki walked the MD out of his…

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OBJ, GEJ storm Yola for Atiku’s installation as 7th Waziri of Adamawa

Former Vice President and the Presidential candidate of PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has been formally turbaned the 7th Waziri of Adamawa Emirate. The position of Waziri makes the former Vice President next to the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, in the hierarchy of the emirate. Speaking at the occasion, the Lamido of Adamawa, said Atiku was honoured with the title of Waziri because of his immense contributions to the development of Nigeria, particularly Adamawa State, where his impact was felt in various sectors. “Atiku has also contributed greatly to unifying…

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Two married men rape 5yr old girl, remanded in Prison

A Lagos magistrate court has ordered that two middle-aged men; Felix Omenihu, 46 and Rotimi Amodu, 39, be remanded in prison custody for raping a 5-year old girl on the same day. The incident happened at No. 3 Vincent Street in Shomolu area of Lagos where they reside with the victim’s parents. The defendants were arrested and charged before the court for defilement and were remanded in prison pending an advice on the case from the office of the state DPP. It was gathered that Felix on his return from…

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Police nab grave diggers for dismembering corpse

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested Razaki Abesopiti, 50; Okeowo Kazeem, 46; Babatunde Giwa, 50; Ade Aliu, 43; and Musiliu Yakubu, 56, for allegedly conspiring to dismember the corpse of one Mary Ehinlaiye at Sabo Cemetery in the Ikorodu area of the state. The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, during a press briefing on Friday, said the brother of the deceased alerted the Command to the incident, adding that investigation into the matter revealed that the corpse, which was deposited at St. Raphael Divine Mercy Specialist Hospital’s…

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Yahoo ritualists arrested for killing 300 level female student

The Delta State Commissioner of Police, Muhammad Mustafa, has disclosed that the Command has arrested two Yahoo boys and a private security man over the murder of a female student of Delta State University, Abraka, Miss Ogege Elozino. Elozino, a 22-year-old 300 level student in the Department of Mass Communication, was found dead in a bush on the outskirts of Abraka, Delta State, on November 18, after she was declared missing on November 15. The police commissioner informed journalists in Asaba on Friday that the student was murdered by persons…

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Randy Pastor Abducts, Rapes female choir member

A 34-year-old pastor has been arraigned before an Oredo Magistrates’ Court in Benin, Edo State, for allegedly abducting and having carnal knowledge of one of his church members. The accused, Joseph Igwemon, who is the pastor of the Global Influence Ministry, was said to have committed the offence on October 15, 2018, in the Mission Road area of Benin metropolis. The victim was said to be a chorister in Igwemon’s church and was wedded to her husband by the accused. The pastor, who was arraigned on two counts of abduction…

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Woman jailed 6months for exposing Oga’s sexcapades

An Indonesian woman who exposed her cheating boss has been slapped with a six-month jail term for her trouble. The supreme court’s shock ruling overturned an earlier court decision that had cleared the woman, Baiq Nuril Maknun, of breaking a controversial law against spreading indecent material. “I’m saddened and shocked by this sentence,” Maknun’s husband Lalu Muhamad Isnaini said Friday in reaction to the ruling, which was issued last week. The odd case stretches back to 2012 when Maknun recorded a conversation in which the principal of the school where…

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Union Bank Receives Multiple Awards at 2018 Marketing World Awards Ceremony

Union Bank has received the ‘Marketing Campaign of the Year’ and ‘Innovative Financial Brand of the Year’ awards at the 2018 Marketing World awards. The awards were officially presented at a ceremony that held recently at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra, Ghana and brought together top practitioners and stakeholders from the African integrated marketing communications industry. Now in its 8th year, the annual Marketing World awards were established to recognise and celebrate top individuals and organisations across Africa who have developed and implemented exceptional integrated marketing campaigns during the…

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‘I leaked subsidy scam to ex-Prez. Jonathan’ +How we set up Farouk Lawan’s bribe scandal -Femi Otedola

True words are not defined by the volume of a man’s voice, but by the consequence of his choices. Ask Femi Otedola. The billionaire magnate would never use gilded words to masque deceit neither does he brandish fickle principles and statistics to conclude with a false truth. Unlike many a rabble-rouser, who flashes documents to lock down evidence but never real facts to back their proof, Otedola has revealed the depth of decadence and negligence that aided and abetted corruption in the oil sector during ex-President, Goodluck Jonathan’s regime. But…

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Habari, Nigeria’s Largest Platform for Music, Shopping, Lifestyle Content and More, Goes Live

Leading African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has announced the launch of Habari, Nigeria’s largest platform for music, shopping, lifestyle content and more. Unveiled on Friday, November 23, 2018, at a special event attended by renowned personalities in the entertainment, media and technology sectors, Habari offers users direct access to the largest catalogue of local and foreign music online, a seamless shopping experience and an exciting way to connect with friends, amongst other features. Built around the everyday lives of customers, Habari is the first mobile platform in Nigeria…

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Why Fred Ajudua was absent at son’s wedding

One-time Lagos socialite and businessman, Fred Ajudua, was unavoidably absent at his son, Bobo Ajudua’s widely publicised wedding. The senior Ajuda who is also a lawyer is currently facing trial on a 12-count charge bordering on fraud and conspiracy. He was alleged to have defrauded a certain Ziad Abu Zalaf of Technical International Limited in Germany of a sum of $550,000 in 1993. A serial fraudster, Fred Ajudua has been separately arraigned by the EFCC for allegedly defrauding a former Chief of Army Staff, retired Lt-Gen Ishaya Bamaiyi, of $10.3…

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Segun Bucknor’s daughter, Tosyn found dead at home

Oluwatosin ‘Tosyn’ Bucknor, an on-air-personality with Inspiration FM, has died aged 37. Tosyn, as she was popularly known, was found dead by husband, Aurelien Boyer, a French national, when he arrived at home from work on Monday night. “A graduate of Law from the University of Lagos, Tosyn was born with sickle cell anaemia which prompted her to start These Genes Project to help people with the condition,”. In November 2015, Tosyn and Aurélien Boyer had their traditional wedding, surrounded by family and friends in Lagos, followed by a white…

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Appeal Court upholds Nyame’s conviction, Adds N525m fine

The Court of Appeal has held that the May 30 conviction of ex-Taraba State Governor, Reverend Jolly Nyame was justified in view of the gravity of the offence he committed. The court, in a unanimous judgment of three-man panel, reduced his 14 years sentence to 12 years and proceeded to impose fines estimated at about N600 million. Nyame was convicted and sentenced in a judgment given on May 30 this year by Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the High Court of the FCT, Abuja. He was convicted on offences of criminal…

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Royal College Of Education has resources to run Degree Courses –Prof. Bandele

Ekiti State University on Saturday 10th November 2018 matriculated one hundred and twenty students into different degree courses in their Sandwich Program with Royal City College of Education, Iyesin Ota in Ogun State for 2018/2019 academic sessions. Performing the ceremony, EKSU Vice Chancellor, Prof. Samuel Oye Bandele, urged the students to be committed to their studies. He also encouraged them to eschew acts that are inimical to their academic progress. He further reiterated the premium academic excellence in Ekiti State University, “I hereby assure all matriculating students that the University…

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How Togolese Cook Killed Ondo High Chief -Lagos Police

The Lagos State Police Command has revealed how a Togolese cook, Sunday Adefonou, allegedly stabbed his boss to death at his Parkview Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos residence. The suspect, who reportedly stabbed Mr. Opeyemi Bademosi on the chest thrice on October 31 and escaped with valuables, was tracked to Ondo where he was arrested on November 2. The Lagos State Police Command’s spokesman, CSP Chike Oti, said the suspect has availed the services of a French-speaking lawyer from the Office of the Public Defender in the course of the investigation. He…

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Google Honour Christy Essien Igbokwe’s Birthday

Lady of songs, late Christy Essien Igbokwe got a rare honour on her posthumous birthday with the global search engine, Google, today, honoured her memory with a doodle. Christy Uduak Essien-Igbokwe MFR was born on 11 November 1960 and died 30 June 2011, was a Nigerian musician and actress. In her lifetime, she was popularly referred to as Nigeria’s Lady of Songs and was known for her song “Seun Rere”. She was the first female president of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN). She was also the chairwoman and…

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Meet Haleemat Busari, Jimi Agbaje’s Running mate for Lagos 2019

The Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has announced a lawyer, Mrs. Haleemat Busari, as his running mate. The law graduate from the University of Lagos is a Director on the board of several blue-chip companies. She was a director in Zain Nigeria Ltd (now Airtel Nigeria, a leading telecommunications company) and a serving director in First Bank, Sierra Leone. A statement on Thursday by the Director of Media and Publicity of the Jimi Agbaje Campaign Organisation, Felix Oboagwina, said the PDP candidate picked Mrs.…

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Express yourself with Nai’vasha Johnson At her Masterclass at the GTBank Fashion Weekend Hair Stylist

Nai’vasha is a New York-based hair stylist and the hands behind some of the most iconic hairstyles ever seen on the red carpets. She specializes in natural hair, hair colour, wigs, and men’s grooming. Her celebrity clientele includes Yara Shahidi, Sasha Lane, Uzo Aduba, Logan Browning, Lakeith Stanfield, John Legend, and Common. Nai’vasha has collaborated with top photographers such as Scott Trindle, Yelena Yemchuk, Nagi Sakai, Bruce Weber, Bjorn Iooss, and Renell Medrano on shoots appearing in major publications such as Vogue, Vanity Fair, Marie Claire, ELLE, W, Harper’s Bazaar,…

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GTBank Fashion Weekend: Meet the Runway Designers

Hard work, creativity and passion, punctuated by the clicking of heels, define a single moment on the GTBank Fashion Weekend Runway Show. On Saturday, November 10th, and Sunday, November 11th, 2018, thousands of guests will be entertained by this single moment as indigenous and internationally renowned designers showcase their brands on the runway. These are the designers slated for Day 1 of the 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend: Ituen Basi Ituen Basi’s 2009 collection brought back the proliferation of the Oleku trend which led to the new wave of the Ankara…

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Atiku hires Trump’s PR Strategist for N400m to battle Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has engaged the services of top United States firm and lobbyist, Brian Ballard, to work with it for the successful emergence of its candidate, Atiku Abubakar as Nigeria’s president come 2019, TheCable has exclusively disclosed in a report. The firm which lobbied for the current U.S President, Donald Trump, has a contract with PDP on a monthly payment of $90 thousand Dollars (N31.5m). The contract which will last for one year will cumulatively fetch the firm N400 million naira at the end of the year.…

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GTBank Fashion Weekend: UK Fashion Buyers, Stavros Karelis & Anna Trevelyan to speak on “The Concept of Fashion Curation”

Stavros Karelis is the Founder & Buying Director of MACHINE-A, a London-based independent concept store for men and women and Anna Trevelyan is the Co-founder and Fashion Director of MACHINE-A. In 2009, Stavros and Anna opened MACHINE-A, with the of aim of showcasing emerging designers alongside established fashion brands. The store quickly became London’s coolest retail destination. Between them, Stavros and Anna share an array of awards and accomplishments: Stavros is a recipient of GQ’s 35 most successful men under 38 award and Business of Fashion’s 500 shaping the fashion…

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Burak Cakmak, Dean of Parsons School of Design, is Coming to the GTBank Fashion Weekend

Burak Cakmak has facilitated successful collaborations for over a decade with a wide range of stakeholders including suppliers, retailers, NGOs, governments, and the media in order to drive positive, ethical industry change. Cakmak was named Dean of Fashion at Parsons in 2015 after working at Swarovski Group as the company’s first Vice President of corporate responsibility where he was instrumental in implementing best practice industry standards across the business. Prior to Swarovski, Cakmak worked at Kering as its first Director of corporate sustainability, spearheading innovation-driven sustainability strategies for the luxury…

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Ganduje Speaks On Bribe Videos: Its all lies, it never happened

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Friday, denied before the House of Assembly that he collected bribe from any contractor. An online newspaper, Daily Nigerian, had published an investigative report supported with two videos showing Mr. Ganduje allegedly receiving the bribe in dollars. The state House of Assembly, under the leadership of Alhaji Kabiru Alhassan Rurum, later constituted a committee to establish the authenticity of the videos. Consequently, the Assembly summoned the publisher/editor-in-chief of the online newspaper, Jaafar Jaafar, to testify before the committee. While appearing before the committee,…

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New Video emerges as Kano Assembly summons Gov. Ganduje

More evidence of Ganduje's Greed aka dollar collection operations. EFCC is in a coma till 2019 on this issue. But were quick to freeze Fayose's account while he was governor. Just imagine this was Wike..Would the EFCC be this quiet on such an issue? This is why Buhari has to go pic.twitter.com/1R1DAQvQ45 — Babasola Kuti (@SKSolaKuti) October 31, 2018 Another shocking video has emerged showing the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, in black Kaftan, collecting bribe in wads of dollars from a contractor. The Vanguard reported that video has sparked…

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(Watch Video) Popular Lagos Pastor in sex video scandal

Apostle Chris Omatsola is the senior pastor of Zionwealth Of Life Assembly and also a real estate business tycon in Lekki, Lagos Nigeria while Ms. Princess (Toks David) Tokoni Okpewho is a Lekki big girl street hustler. Shame to the both of them. pic.twitter.com/9YQI8N3EBN — Asam Boitumelo 🇿🇦 (@Asamboitumelo) October 17, 2018 The Presiding Pastor of Zionwealth of Life Assembly in the Lekki area of Lagos State, Apostle Chris Omatsola, and his former lover, Tamaratokoni Okpe, have clashed over a sex video that was leaked on the Internet. While Okpe,…

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Celebrated Style Director, Nikki Ogunnaike to discuss “Diversity in Fashion” at 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend

Nikki Ogunnaike is the go-to style expert for the 25 million+ users, fans, and followers of what is now the largest fashion and beauty magazine website. She also represents the brand on television and in ELLE.com videos. Anytime you need a mix of style that is equal parts accessible and forward-thinking, Ogunnaike is on it. The Nigerian-American editor cut her teeth at InStyle as an Assistant Editor and Vanity Fair as a fashion assistant before moving to Glamour.com as their Senior Fashion Editor. Date: Saturday, November 10th, 2018. Time: 12:00…

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Vogue’s Style Editor-at-Large, Julia Sarr-Jamois to storm GTBank Fashion Weekend

Julia Sarr-Jamois is a London based stylist and is the Fashion Editor-at-Large at British Vogue and Senior Fashion Editor-at-Large at i-D. Furthermore, she is a contributor for Teen Vogue, Vogue Italia, Self Service, Double and M Le Monde. Julia regularly works with leading photographers such as Harley Weir, Zoe Ghertner, Angelo Pennetta, Letty Schmiterlow, Theo Wenner and Oliver Hadlee Pearch. Julia’s work, which typically plays with unexpected clashes of texture and idiom, has also won her top commercial clients, such as Max Mara, Moschino, Kenzo, Lacoste, Carven, Nike, Stella McCartney…

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Exam Malpractices: Police arraign Adeleke, others, granted bail

The police on Wednesday arraigned the Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship candidate in the September 22, 2018 election in Osun State, Senator Ademola Adeleke, and four others, on charges of examination malpractices. According to The Punch, the defendants were arraigned before Justice I.E Ekwo of the Federal High Court in Abuja, where they all pleaded not guilty to the four counts preferred against them. The rest of the defendants alongside whom Adeleke was arraigned were, Sikiru Adeleke; the principal of Ojo-Aro Community Grammar School, Alhaji Aregbesola Muftau; the registrar of the…

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Fayemi inaugurates CoS, SSG, two others

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, today sworn-in four new members of the State Executive Council with a charge on them to immediately swing into action and offer only the best of services to the people. Speaking at the swearing-in ceremony held at the Osuntoku Pavilion, Government House, Fayemi said the new cabinet members were appointed based on their track record, expertise and experience, and as such, must immediately settle down in office and inject new ideas to reinvigorate the government machinery to the overall benefit of the…

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Dangote, Elumelu listed in world’s most charitable persons

The philanthropist gesture of the President of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, and Chairman, United Bank for Africa, UBA, Tony Elumelu were recognised and highlighted by Richtopia, a United Kingdom-based digital periodical that covers business, economic and financial news on Wednesday, as two of Africa’s foremost businessmen named 6th and 11th most charitable persons in the world. Warren Buffett, Bill Gates and J.K Rowlings occupied the first three positions, while Oprah Winfrey and Elon Musk were in the fourth and fifth position, respectively. Aside from Dangote, the Chairman, United Bank…

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Dangote smashes Guinness record, innitiates ‘World Puff-Puff Day’

Africa’s foremost flour producer, Dangote Flour Mill has broken the Guinness Book of Records for the World’s Largest Puff-Puff pyramid, as the company fried two metric tonnes (40 bags of 50-kilogramme) of flour to celebrate the commencement of its initiated World Puff-Puff Day to be celebrated on 27 October every year. According to Anthony Chiejina, Group Head, Corporate Communication, Dangote Group, the company broke the record of 200kg, which equals to four bags of flour recorded to have been fried at a location. According to him, to celebrate the maiden…

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Anenih, a foremost nationalist -OGD

Late former Chairman, Board of Trustees of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Tony Anenih, has been described as one Nigeria’s foremost politicians whose death ended a great chapter in the nation’s political history. In his condolence message on the death of the elder statesman, former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba (Engr.) Gbenga Daniel stated that Chief Anenih was a hugely endowed political leader and foremost nationalist who served the country in various capacities during his lifetime. “As one of the founding fathers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Anenih…

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Fashion legends to storm GT Bank FSHN WKEND

Fashion Innovator The legendary designer and style pioneer, Dapper Dan will be at the GTBank Fashion Weekend With his eponymous store on 125th street, Dapper Dan pioneered streetwear in the early 1980s, co-opting luxury branding to design original garments with high-end detail. A leading driver of the 80s chic style, Dapper Dan began making clothes in Harlem, during which he was known for giving rap its signature music style, styling everyone from Big Daddy Kane to Mike Tyson. He then went on to outfit entertainers and other celebrities including Eric…

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