Senate in Turmoil over alleged Executive Persecution

Contrary to speculations that the Senate will tow the line of the house of Representative in mulling the issue of impeachment, the Senate chose a safe path of blacklisting all executive bill. Though it is not clear which of the bills they are targeting, sources indicate that they have resolved to keep all executive bill in view “pending the time when the executive will end Senate persecution” One would have expected the Senate to act within their powers to institute an inquiry into the case of the alleged “executive lawlessness”…

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Europa League: Wenger’s Last Chance Of Winning Laurel With Arsenal

Arsenal have little time to digest Arsene Wenger’s long-awaited decision to end his 22-year reign as a Europa League semi-final with Atletico Madrid offers the outgoing manager a chance to salvage some of his lost credit with the club’s fans. Wenger admitted he stepped aside to unite a fanbase fed up with years of mediocre results having been spoiled by success and silky football in the first decade of the Frenchman’s reign. Fourteen years on from Arsenal’s last Premier League title, for so long Wenger could defend his record by…

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Incest: Oyelabi Alleged His Daughter Raped Him, Resulting To Her Pregnancy

Taiwo Oyelabi, a 50-year-old security man was arrested for having carnal knowledge of his daughter, which resulted in pregnancy, has alleged that his daughter raped him, while also blaming his indulgence on the devil. Investigation carried out by policemen at Igando Division revealed that the suspect, Oyelabi, had been sleeping with his biological daughter since November 2017. It was further revealed that he often went to work with his daughter, aged 21, where the act also took place. The incest act started when the daughter, who is a twin, returned…

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Impersonation: Ramsey Nouah Cries Out

For the umpteenth time, veteran nollywood star, Ramsey Tokunbo Nouah, has raised alarm over an impostor who has been misleading unsuspecting members of the public. Nouah, who is considered to be one of the most sought after actors in Nigeria, revealed that the attack was so subtle in the last five months that his colleagues in the movie industry did not notice. He added that some of his colleagues went ahead to contract business with the impostor. Nouah wrote on his Instagram page @ramseynouah on Monday. He wrote, “IMPOSTOR ALERT!…

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Opabunmi Sues French Club, Niort FC

Former Super Eagles player, Femi Opabunmi, has sued his former club in France, Niort, over their failure to honour their side of the alleged agreement they had with him before he left the club in 2006. Opabunmi, who at 16 became the third youngest player to appear at the World Cup (Korea/Japan 2002) after Northern Ireland’s Norman Whiteside (17 years and 41 days at Espana ‘82) and Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o (17 years and three months at France ’98), ended his football career in 2006 after he started experiencing vision problems…

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2018 Commonwealth Games: Dickson Doles Out Cash On Wrestlers

Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson on Tuesday rewarded wrestlers that represented Nigeria at the just-concluded Commonwealth Games, for their creditable performance. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the governor gave the sum of N13.9 million to the athletes and the technical crew during a reception in Government House, Yenagoa. Each of the gold medalist got the sum of N1.5 million, silver medalist got N1 million and bronze medalist N 700,000. Wrestlers that did not win any medal also got N500, 000, while the coaching crew got N1 million. The President…

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2019: Presidency in desperate fund drive

By uche Mbah The prosecution of 2019 general elections has become a migrain for the ruling All Progressives congress, APC. The government come into power on the mantra of anti corruption, but critics accuse the government of selective amnesia when the issue of corruption in the presidency is involved. This has put the presidency in a tight corner as far as raising funds to prosecute the next years election is involved. It could have been easy to simply use the National security Adviser to subpoena the funds as has been…

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Crime: Impersonators And Robbers On Rampage

By Stephen Ubanna Muhammed  Uba Garba, Comptroller, Federal Operations Unit, FOU, Zone A, Ikeja, tough stance on smugglers and fraudulent agents at the seaports, airport and land border stations appears to have placed him on the list of prominent uniform officers  on positions of trusts for impersonation by desperate impersonators who are out to swindle unsuspecting Nigerians. The Magazine learnt that Muhammed got  to know that some people wwere impersonating him when information filtered out that he has a Face book  account. The Customs Comptroller was said to have found…

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Finally, Buhari aproves $496m for the purchase of Turbo Jets from US without due process

The controversy over the purchase of jets purportedly to fight Boko Haram insurgents by the Federal government from the United states of American came to a head recently when President Buhari was forced to cut short his trip amid tension in the National Assembly over abuse of due process. Already the Senate has been under tension since the Senator Omo-Agege saga, when  the Mace was taken way in broad daylight withing the senate chambers during plenary. Fingers are being pointed towards the presidency, because of the ease with which the…

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