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Thursday, October 30, 2014

FG Withdraws Tambuwal's Security Details

                          Aminu Tambuwal
Reports reaching Daily Trust indicate that all the security details attached to Speaker of the House of Representatives Aminu Waziri Tambuwal have been withdrawn by the Federal Government.

Tambuwal formally announced his defection from the ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) to the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) last Tuesday.

A source told daily Trust: "Early this morning, few minutes after midnight to be precise, top level security report informed the Speaker that orders have been given for the withdrawal of his security details.”

The withdrawal of his security details may not be unconnected with his defection from the PDP which didn't go down well with the party and the presidency.

The PDP had on Tuesday called on Mr. Tambuwal to resign his position as Speaker having left the party that brought him to the House of Representatives in 2011.

Tambuwal received a warm welcome on Wednesday, a day after his formal defection at the extraordinary national convention of the APC in Abuja when he showed up at the convention ground accompanied by 160 of his APC colleagues.

He later addressed the convention expressing his delight in joining the APC and said he has embraced the APC platform as an instrument for genuine change and enduring national development.

As the number four citizen of the country in the hierarchy of protocol, the Speaker is entitled to a round the clock security made up of men from the Police, Civil Defence Corps and the Department of State Security (DSS).

Our source said Tambuwal was told that “a verdict will be entered against him by a Court in Abuja on Thursday. The thing here is that why not wait for the verdict before any action is taken? "
Efforts to reach the Speaker have so far proved unsuccessful. Calls and SMS sent to his spokesman Malam Imam Imam, have so far remained unanswered.

Details coming…

Man Beaten For Molesting OAU-Ife Student

                                        

Alleged Molester Abayomi was caught in Ife town outside yesterday.

He was alleged to have Molested a student from the department of Dramatic Art, Faculty of Art Of Obafemi Awolowo University outside the school campus somewhere behind Damico Institute Along Ede Road, Ife Osun State on Sunday 26th,2014 around 2pm.

He was caught yesterday after the molest victim reported to Fajuyi security committee who promptly went looking for him.He was brought back to OAU where he was paraded by OAU vice president Olori,Olawale and other conscious student

Below is the audio of the investigation from our correspondent OAU BRAINARD Naijaxclusivetune reports:
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Deziani’s sister released by kidnappers

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Deziani Madueke
The sister of Mrs Deziani Alison-Madueke, Minister of Petroleum Resources, Madam Osiya Agama, who was kidnapped a week ago in Rivers state has been rescued.
She was released in Asari-Toru Local Government Area of Rivers state on Wednesday night by security operatives and members of the Ijaw Youth Council.
IYC spokesperson, Mr Eric Omare, who confirmed the report said the group’s Eastern Zone provided security operatives with vital information that led to the breakthrough in the search for Madam A gama.

GOODLUCK RICE: President Jonathan Kick Off Presidential Campaign With Bag Of Rice (SEE IT)

                          
GEJ till 2019!

Yoruba Actor, Muyiwa Ademola Shows Off His Lovely Wife And Children (SEE PHOTOS)

Nollywood movie star, Muyiwa Ademola, shared pics of his cute family. 

See photos after the cut...

Atiku-owned American University Of Nigeria Dean Killed By Boko Haram In Mubi Adamawa

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A violent attack launched on the town of Mubi in Adamawa today by the dreaded Boko Haram militants has claimed many.
The ongoing attack reportedly killed many students while many are still trapped inside American University Of Nigeria in Adamawa state.
A source from the area said the insurgents took over military barracks killing many officers during exchange of fires.
The university is owned by ex-Nigerian VP, Atiku Abubakar.

Richard Nwosu Fixes Wedding Date: Nollywood Actor & US-based Fiancee Getting Married

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Lagos-based Nollywood movie star Richard Nwosu is set to go off the market.
Come November 22nd, the handsome actor will marry his Americana fiancee, Stellamaris Jacobs.
Edo-born Stellamaris who relocated to the United States of America few months ago was Richard Nwosu’s University school mate. 
              
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The traditional wedding ceremony will hold on the 22nd of November at the bride’s hometown in Edo state while the white wedding will rock Ikeja Lagos on the 29th of November 2014.
The couple plan to release their first movie together a month after their wedding.
Richard Nwosu took to FB few days ago to thank fans and colleagues ahead of his wedding ceremony.
“Wanna say a very big thank you to everybody that stopped by to drop goodwill messages, gifts,used my pix as their DPS, phone calls, cakes, cash, BlackBerry phone(s), car keys,…….etc. I really appreciate. Trully words cannot express the way I felt yesterday. I pray that God ll continue to shower His mercies, blessings n favour upon u, today, now n always IJN. Amen.-  said Nwosu

Nigerian Soldiers Flee From Mubi After Boko Haram Rocket Attack

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Yesterday the dreaded Boko Haram jihadists stormed several towns in Adamawa state, displacing and killing several people.
The terrorists unleashed full terror on Mubi town in Adamawa after resisting the initial attempt by the Nigerian troops to stop them.
Sources from Adamawa said the troops initially tried to resist the militants. However, they were forced to flee the city after the insurgents fired several rocket propelled grenades into their barracks and several parts of the town.
As we speak, the town of Mubi in Adamawa state has become a desolate place.
The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has confirmed that an entire battalion of soldiers fled the town of Mubi in Adamawa State on Wednesday.

Woman Kills Man who tried to rape her in Lekki(Photo)

                              
An unidentified suspected rapist has been killed in the Lekki area of Lagos State while attempting to rape a 22-year-old woman, Ifeoma Okechukwu.

It was learnt that the incident happened on Monday, around 12.30pm, in Atlantic View Estate, Alpha Beach Road, Lekki.
Punch learnt that Okechukwu was on her menstrual period and had gone out to buy sanitary pads.

The Imo State indigene was said to be on her way back home when she was accosted by the stranger.

She said,

 “After buying the sanitary pads, I was going back home when I saw a man, who should be in his forties, standing at a corner. He approached me and ordered me to take him to my house.“He put his hand into his pocket as if he wanted to bring out

Dencia Sizzles In New Photo

   

"I don't expose my cleavage"-Actress Yvonne Jegede

            
The dark skinned beauty told Encomuim magazine, she doesn't walk on the streets with her cleavage exposed  ...
I don’t expose my cleavage, it was a photo shoot. You don’t see me walking on the street with my cleavage hanging out. It was a photo shoot. I felt I have some features that people should know of. Even with that, some people still believe that she has a lot of boobs but no behind, that is wrong. I am coming out to showcase. I think the older I get, the more comfortable I am in my skin. You get secured, more confident with age. If I feel very comfortable showing off my curves, my cleavage, excuse me, it is my body. But I will not walk around naked. I wear whatever I am comfortable with.

Ikeja 2015: COSON Endorses KSB for Lagos House of Assembly


Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has announced that it is throwing its weight solidly behind the aspiration of its frontline member, Kenny St. Best (KSB) as she vies for a seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly to represent Ikeja 1 Constituency under the All Progressives Congress. This was made known at a heavily attended press conference held at the society’s head office in the Opebi area of Lagos early in the week.

Speaking at the event, COSON Chairman, Chief Tony Okoroji said that he wanted to make it clear that COSON does not support any particular political party as its members all over the country can be found in APGA, APC, Labour Party, PDP, etc. He said however that COSON is

Panic at MMIA, Ebola Victim arrives Lagos from Sierra Leone

There was serious panic at Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos on Wednesday as a Nigerian, who had contacted Ebola Virus Disease in Sierra Leone arrived aboard Royal Air Maroc.

The ebola victim, Theophilus Onnakhinon, was flown from Sierra Leone by the airline while his younger brother, Chinedu Eroka, was said to have absconded from the Sierra Leonean authorities. It was not however clear why Eroka absconded.

A source close to the Port Health at the Lagos Airport confided in aviation reporters that the victim had been treated of

9ice Uses Bottled Water for his campaign



Leolas Ramas Industries deals in bottled water, drinks manufacturing. See the refreshment they made for former singer turned politician Abolore Adegbola Akande aka 9ice's campaign.
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Photos: actor Osita Iheme 'Paw Paw' plays Golf

Paw paw is learning how to golf and shared photos from his practice on his instagram page. 


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Video: APC party members engage in free-for all fight in Abuja..

Some members of the Abia state chapter of the APC engaged in a free for all fight at the extra-ordinary non-elective convention which held today October 29th at the old Parade Ground in Abuja. According to reports,the fight broke out between two factions who were fighting for the chairmanship of the party in their state. See the video after the cut...

...and Zambia gets a White President...

Guy Scott (pictured above with his wife and the Obamas) was sworn in today as the interim president of Zambia following the death of Zambian president Michael Sata yesterday Oct. 28th. This makes Mr Scott, who is of Scottish descent but born in Zambia, the first white president in Africa since apartheid.

Guy Scott, 70, became vice-president of Zambia in 2011 and will serve as interim-president pending when the country holds fresh elections for a new president within 90 days. The Zambian constitution makes it impossible for Scott to be president because his parents were not born in Zambia.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Two Nollywood actors battle each other for House of Assembly seat In Anambra (PHOTOS)

 
Actor Bob Manuel Udokwu and Tony One Week Muonagor are both contesting for Idemili North constituency in Anambra ‎State House of Assembly. Tony One Week is from Ugamuma village Obosi and is a member of ACN while Bob Manuel Udokwu who is from Ogidi in the same state, is a member of APGA. The competition between them is going on strong. Who will win?

How Businesswoman was Murdered Before her 2-month old Son in Bauchi(Photo)

  
39-year-old Lawrencia, mother of four, a devout Catholic, was killed on Monday, October 13, by gunmen. She was shot twice on the chest at close range. She was with her two-month-old son, Moses, when she was shot.

The deceased and her husband, Mr. Leonard Onunkwo, a dealer in building materials, waited for 12 years after their last child before they had Moses. They had earlier had three children.Mrs. Beatrice Ibe, a close friend of the family, recalled that Lawrencia was in a vivacious mood, as preparation was in top gear for the dedication of Moses.

The older woman, who is like a mother to the deceased told the Sun
We fixed the second Sunday of November, that is 9th, for the dedication of Moses at Our Lady of Loreto Catholic Church, Fadama Mada parish, and she was excited about it.”She called to inform me that she had booked for the reception at Chaba Hotel and we made arrangement for cooking, only to hear the news that she was killed. It is sad.”
Her death threw the Igbo community in Bauchi into deep sorrow. The sympathisers are mostly Igbo traders that

Pope Francis Calls for Abolition of Life Imprisonment


Pope Francis has called for abolition of life imprisonment ,saying it  offers revenge for victims instead of pursuing true justice.He told representatives from the International Association of Penal Law:
'It is impossible to imagine that states today cannot make use of another means than capital punishment to defend peoples' lives from an unjust aggressor.Media and politicians advocated 'violence and revenge, public and private, not only against those responsible for crimes, but also against those under suspicion, justified or not' Catholic teaching does not proscribe capital punishment.'All Christians and men of good faith are therefore called upon today to fight, not only for the abolition of the death penalty – whether it is legal or illegal and in all its forms... and this, for me, is linked to life sentences. A sentence of life (without parole) is a hidden death penalty.'
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