Saturday, 2 December 2017

Governor Bello Redeploys Commissioners

The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has redeployed some of his commissioners. Some of the affected commissioners include affected, Mrs Rosemary Osikoya who is to move from environment to education, science and technology. She replaces Dr Sunday Tolorunleke, who has been moved to ministry of commerce and industry.

Others are: Arome Adoji, from Sports and Youth Development to Culture and Tourism. He is to replace, Mohammed Awwal who is to deploy to the transport ministry.

The decision taken yesterday at the State Executive Council meeting held at the Government House, Lokoja and presided over by the governor, is to take effect from January 1, 2018.

Friday, 1 December 2017

Mel B 'Makes £6.5m Divorce Deal With Stephen Belafonte If He Destroys Their S3x Tapes'

Mel B has reportedly signed a divorce deal with estranged husband Stephen Belafonte meaning that he must destroy their sex tapes.

The former Spice Girl has been locked in a legal battle with the film producer for months. But it's now said that they've struck a deal which will have to be signed off by a judge.

The singer and her ex are said to have agreed on November 8 that he will destroy any compromising videos of her, that he will get spousal support for the next three years and that neither will pay child support but will share joint legal custody of their six-year-old daughter Madison.

The legal documents obtained by TMZ also say that the pair will agree to a schedule for sharing physical custody, that Stephen will get access to the family house to retrieve his personal belongings, including childhood photos, clothing and artwork, and that they'll sell the house and share the profits.

Thursday, 30 November 2017

D' Banj, Others To OCCUPY UN Office On Friday Over Enslavement Of Africans In Libya

D'banj has disclosed he will be at the Lagos UN office on friday to occupy it over the enslavement of Africans in Libya. He however called on other well meaning Nigerians to join in. He wrote;

We won't be quiet!

Calling On All African People To Join Us On Friday As We Occupy The United Nations High Commission In Lagos Against The Vicious Enslavement Of Our Brothers And Sisters in Libya!!!

Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Federal Government Declares Friday Public Holiday

The federal government has declared Friday as public holiday in commemoration of the Muslim Eid-El-Maulud celebration.

The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on behalf of the  government, according to a statement issued today.

It said Mr. Dambazau urged all Muslim faithful and Nigerians in general to use the occasion to pray for peace, progress and unity of the nation.

He further urged all Nigerians to support the President Muhammadu Buhari administration in its efforts at building a virile nation, and wished Nigerians a happy Eid-El-Maulud celebration.

Senior Saudi Prince Released From Detention

Senior Saudi prince and former head of the National Guard, Miteb bin Abdullah, has been released after more than three weeks in detention on allegations of corruption.

Miteb, 65, was among dozens of other royal family members, ministers, and top businessmen, who were detained earlier this month in what the kingdom called an "anti-corruption purge".

Among those detained are 11 princes, four ministers and several former ministers, in an unprecedented crackdown that has shaken the kingdom.

The allegations against them include money laundering, bribery, extorting officials, but the accusations have not been independently verified.

Fayose, Falana Trade Words Over Abuja Property

The Governor of Ekiti State, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, has criticised human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), over the allegation by the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), linking the lawyer to a N1bn property on Gana Street, Maitama, Abuja.