Hushpuppi: Protesters storm US Embassy, demand arrest of Atiku and Dino Melaye (photos)

Hushpuppi: Protesters storm US Embassy, demand arrest of Atiku and Dino Melaye (photos)

Some protesters on Monday July 6 stormed the US embassy in Abuja, demanding the arrest of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Timi Frank, Dino Melaye and other Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains, and an investigation of their link to arrested suspected Nigerian fraudster,  Raymond Abbas Igbalode a.k.a Hushpuppi. The protesters said to be members of Concerned Citizens Forum (CCF) held up placards which read “Say No to fraud, Interpol act now”, Interpol act and arrest Dino Melaye”, “Show me your friend and I will tell you who you are”, “FBI should investigate Atiku Abubakar.” They also…

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Bandits kill 15 farmers, three others, abduct APC chairman in Katsina

Bandits kill 15 farmers, three others, abduct APC chairman in Katsina

At least 15 farmers were killed in Yargamji village of Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina when bandits attacked the village on Monday. Residents in the area disclosed that the bandits who stormed the village around 10 am attacked the farmers on their farmlands and killed them. According to sources, they killed 15 farmers before stealing an undisclosed number of cattle and food. Read Also: Troops Capture 2 Wives Of Boko Haram Commander In Adamawa It was gathered that those killed include a 12-year-old boy, while the Chairman of the…

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Rape allegation: DBanj’s former manager, Franklin Amudo breaks his silence, gives his own account of what transpired at the hotel

Rape allegation: DBanj's former manager, Franklin Amudo breaks his silence, gives his own account of what transpired at the hotel

Franklin Amudo, a former manager of singer, Dapo Oyebanjo aka DBanj, has released an official statement regarding the rape allegation leveled against DBanj by a lady, Seyitan Babatayo. In his statement, Franklin said he was the one who invited Seyitan to an event in Lagos where DBanj attended and performed on December 30, 2018. He said he gave Seyitan the keys to his room to pass the night at Glee hotel when she told him she couldn’t return home that night as it was too late. He did not sleep in the…

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President Buhari is man of the moment for the Igbos and the entire South-East – Billionaire oil magnate, Arthur Eze

President Buhari is man of the moment for the Igbos and the entire South-East - Billionaire oil magnate, Arthur Eze

Billionaire oil magnate, Prince Arthur Eze, has said that the Igbos support President  Buhari and will remain loyal to him for his “tremendous provision of economic and infrastructural facilities” in the South-East since he assumed office in 2015. In a statement released by his media aide, Oliver Okpala, Eze said Igbos have benefitted massively from the Buhari-led administration. According to him, projects such as the 2nd Niger Bridge, the Akanu Ibiam International Airport and the creation of zonal police headquarters (zone 13) at Ukpo Dunukofia in Anambra State, attests to the fact that Igbos have benefitted immensely from…

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Actors Guild of Nigeria replies actress Lala Akindoju who blasted its leaders for visiting new mum, Regina Daniels

Actors Guild of Nigeria replies actress Lala Akindoju who blasted its leaders for visiting new mum, Regina Daniels

The Actors Guild of Nigeria AGN, have replied actress Kemi Akindoju, who earlier today blasted the leadership of the association after they paid a visit to actress, Regina Daniels, and her billionaire husband, Ned Nwoko to congratulate them on their new born. Read here. In a statement released this night,  Monalisa Chinda Coker, the Director of Communications of the AGN, said ordinarily the organization would not dignify Lala’s ”repugnant and uninformed comment” but it is compelled to explain the reason the some members visited Regina and her husband. Read the statement below ”Our attention has…

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Comedian Rickey Smiley’s daughter shot three times during a road incident in Houston

Comedian Rickey Smiley's 19-year-old daughter shot three times during a road incident in Houston

American stand-up comedian and TV host, Rickey Smiley revealed that his 19-year-old daughter, Aaryn, was shot three times during a road incident in Houston, Texas over the weekend. Speaking on his Rickey Smiley Morning Show” on Monday, July 6, an emotional Smiley said:  “I wasn’t even going to say anything about this. I’ve been dealing with this all morning, sitting up here with butterflies in my stomach trying to do the show. My youngest daughter was shot last night. She’s in the hospital right now… I’m just so angry.” The…

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US Govt plans to ban TikTok and other Chinese social media apps over national security concerns

US Govt plans to ban TikTok and other Chinese social media apps over national security concerns

The US government is ‘looking at’ banning TikTok and other Chinese social media apps over national security concerns. Mike Pompeo, the Secretary of state suggested the move during an interview with Fox News’ Laura Ingraham on Monday, July 6.  When asked by Ingraham whether the United States should be considering a ban on Chinese social media apps, “especially TikTok.” He said: “With respect to Chinese apps on people’s cell phones, I can assure you the United States will get this one right too, Laura. I don’t want to get out in…

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Police arrest killer of medical doctor in Zamfara

Police arrest killer of medical doctor in Zamfara

The Zamfara State police command has arrested a suspect who allegedly participated in the gruesome murder of a medical doctor, Dr Enoch Okpara, in the state. Parading the suspect at the police headquarters in Gusau, the commissioner of police Usman Nagoggo said the suspect was arrested at Lalan area while preparing to make a kidnap at Mareri area. According to the commissioner of police, the six (6), suspects include; Abubakar Namalika, Alhaji Shehu Bagewaye (Leader Maijan Ido Bandits Camp), Iro Tsoho, Danhajiya Smally, Auwalu Banawa, Muhammad Jansaidi in the state.…

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My husband looked like a farmer when I first met him- Regina Daniels

My husband looked like a farmer when I first met him- Regina Daniels

Regina Daniels says her 60-year-old billionaire husband, Ned Nwoko, looked like a farmer when she first met with him. The couple got married in April 2019.  The actress who welcomed their first child together on June 29 this year, disclosed this in an interview with Punch. In the interview, Regina said she met her husband for the first time when she and some others went on a tour of his house in the village ”The first impression I had when I met him, which I will keep saying is that he looked like…

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Buhari reappoints Danbatta as EVC/CEO of NCC

Buhari reappoints Danbatta as EVC/CEO of NCC

President Buhari has reappointed Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta for a second term of five years as the Executive Vice Chairman/Chief Executive Officer (EVC/CEO) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). This was conveyed in a letter which Senate President Ahmad Lawan read at the plenary today July 7. President Buhari requested for screening and confirmation of Danbatta as EVC/CEO of NCC for a second term in the letter.

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