Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Veteran actor Zack Orji and popular Ghanaian actor Majid Michel were recently honored at the 9th Annual Diversity and Planet Africa Awards.
|Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Nsima Ekere|
A statement signed by his Press Secretary, Inemesit Ita, said Ekere thanked the governor and the people of the state for the opportunity given him to serve the state in the last 17 months.
“Mr. Ekere wished the governor and the people well in the remaining years of the administration, “ the statement added.
LETTER OF RESIGNATION
Well as time goes on, Am sure the real reason for his resignation will emerge. Remember that of Prof Barth Nnaji, former Power Minister? No Smoke Without Fire.
The Inspector General of Police, Mr Abubakar Mohammed, said on Wednesday in Abuja that the three people alleged to be sponsoring Boko Haram were under watch and investigation.
They are former Gov. Ali Modu Sheriff of Borno, Sen. Ahmed Zanna, and Sen. Ali Ndume.
Mohammed disclosed this while fielding questions from newsmen shortly after declaring open a conference of sectional police heads – zonal and state Criminal Investigative Departments (CIDs).
He pleaded with the public to cooperate with the police, saying that they should not hesitate to come forward with information that could help the police to prosecute the three men.
“We cannot take anybody to court without ample evidence. Investigators need evidence to pursue their cases. So we need assistance. (NAN)
Peacefmonline is reliably informed that Ghanaian actor Eddy Nartey has being allegedly stabbed by his girlfriend at his residence in Accra.
According to a close source Eddy Nartey who was present with the said girlfriend at the premiere of the his new movie “Testing the Waters” at Silver bird cinema on Friday October 27, 2012, had some misunderstanding with his lover during the premiere so as a result they both left the cinema to separate homes.
A 17-year-old student was formally charged Tuesday with the kidnapping, sexual assault and murder of 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway, whose body parts were found at a park in a Denver suburb earlier this month.
Austin Reed Sigg, a student at Arapahoe Community College, was also charged with attempting to kidnap, sexually assault and murder a female jogger last May.
The charges were outlined in a 17-count accusation filed by Jefferson County, Colorado, District Attorney Pam Russell Tuesday.
Men of the Delta State police command have arrested a Chief Accountant attached to the Delta State University (DELSU) Abraka and another staff of the Bursary department for allegedly defrauding the university of over N21 million, even as four fake licensing officers who specialize in issuing fake licences to unsuspecting motorists were picked up at the premises of the State Licensing office in Asaba.
Barcelona’s mercurial forward, Lionel Messi, has revealed that he will vote for two of his team mates, when it is time to cast votes for the winner of the next Ballon d’Or.
While her colleagues in Nollywood like Stephanie Okereke, Ini Edo, Mercy Johnson and Chidi Mokeme, decided to stage big weddings from start to finish, Adaora Ukoh, has chosen to get married secretly to her hearthrob, Mavin.
Wife of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, Florence, has denied reports of her arrest by the Metropolitan Police in London.
Speaking with journalists in a telephone interview on Tuesday, the governor’s wife described the news of her arrest as the handiwork of the opposition trying to discredit the Ajimobi-led administration in the state.
|Ice TT and Coco|
Coco who is married to rapper-actor Ice-T told Fox News: “Do I really say screw it, let’s have a baby right now and then put everything on hold? No, I still feel like I’m young. Let’s do everything I want to do and then have the baby.”
Coco is 33 and happy with Ice-T who she’s been married to since December 31, 2001, but she just isn’t ready to settle down and have a family.
On February 29, 2012, ESPNRadio 1000 in Chicago rated Coco the hottest woman on the planet. Maybe she thinks making babies would change that.
Today, Wednesday, October 31 is another year of celebration for Iyanya as he turns a year older. The Kukere crooner will be having his birthday party tonight, 10pm at The Place By Papas, Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.
According to reports, the hired pilot had earlier warned the governor against flying to the airport when it was obvious that they could not meet with the visual flight mandatory for that type of aircraft which is not in the instrument flight category.
It was learnt that this advice was allegedly jettisoned by Governor Suntai who was said to have immediately taken over the cockpit and embarked on the ill-fated journey with the said pilot refusing to join the flight because of the obvious risk.