Tuesday, December 10, 2019

He starves me of sex – Divorce seeking lady tells court

A 72-year-old retiree, Mr. Funsho Amos, has lost his marriage for starving his wife of sex for three years.

An Igando Customary Court, in Lagos, on Tuesday granted the request of Mrs. Ayo Amos, seeking dissolution of her union to Funsho on the grounds of sex starvation and irreconcilable differences.

The 40-year-old businesswoman, Ayo, had earlier approached the court to end her nine years old marriage over sex denial.

“My husband denied me sex for good three years without any reason and he knew that I needed a child,” Ayo said.

I’ll sponsor the bill to stop early marriage – Minister of Women Affairs

The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen, said the ministry is sponsoring a bill to ban early marriage and make elementary schooling compulsory for all girls.

Dame Tallen was speaking in an interview with Journalists, in Jos, Plateau State.

According to the minister, President Buhari’s administration has made elementary education free and compulsory for Nigerian children, particularly for the girl child. She strongly believes that the solution to reducing early marriage of Nigerian girls is to ensure they go to school.

She said, “The Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development is sponsoring a bill at the National Assembly to ban early marriage among Nigerian girls, the bill shall also seek for the stoppage of violence against women and the girl child.”

Former Daewoo boss, Choong is dead

The Daewoosky Institute reported on its website on Tuesday, that Kim Woo Choong, the former leader of South Korea’s second-largest conglomerate Daewoo, has died as a result of a chronic illness.

The Daewoosky Institute, an organisation for former employees and managers reported that Kim, who was once considered South Korea’s flagship manager, died at the age of 82.

Kim had laid the foundation for his economic empire in 1967 with $5,000 and a small textile company.

The 82-year-old was the founder of Daewoo before his entrenchment during his embezzlement and accounting fraud in 2006.

WAEC fees not in my free education policy – Makinde tells parents

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Tuesday, insisted that payment of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) examination fees is the sole responsibility of parents in the state.

Makinde made this declaration via a statement issued and signed by the state Commissioner for Education, Professor Daud Shangodoyin.

Earlier, He had promised to make education free in the state during his swearing-in ceremony. Makinde as part of his efforts to reduce the burden of education funding on parents, abolished payment of fees in all schools across the state.

Ogundoyin who issued the statement on behalf of the Governor explained that external examination is not covered in the State’s policy.

Actor Yomi Fabiyi openly begs his babymama to have access to his 8 year-old son

Filmmaker and actor, Yomi Fabiyi has openly took to his instagram page to beg anyone that can help him gain access to his 8 year old son, Metomi whom his babymama has eloped with to America. He also  begged his  babymama, Ibukun to grant him access to the young boy who has been growing without his father.

He wrote;

''I wait for the day you are going to call me, introduce yourself or walk up to me and call me daddy. Thank God I took these pictures then. That means I may not have any with the boy. It hurts to celebrate your own child’s birthday at any point with stolen pictures for the past 8 years.

Since she took him away at this age, she must have decided not to return him to Nigeria so I won’t have access to him. Now she has secretly relocated to America with him when I was thinking they are in South Africa. Ibukun know me better and know instantly I would never have married Fran because of paper or money despite our differences.

Buhari poses with two of his children in new photos

Hannah Buhari who recently bagged a first class in Photography from Ravensbourne University London shared the lovely photos on her instagram page.

Rapper Pusha T & Virginia Williams expecting first child together

Rapper Pusha T and his wife Virginia Williams are expecting their first child together next year. Push made the announcement just in time for the holiday season on Monday (Dec. 9) and even teased some new music for fans to get hyped about heading into 2020.

"Happy holidays. Baby T coming spring 2020," the interactive Christmas-themed post reads. In his notable 2018 feud with Drake,

Pusha made it known he isn't one for hiding his kids, so he put the announcement out for the world to see very early.

Court remand police officer in prison over murder of truck driver in Ondo

The 37-year-old police sergeant Idowu Omosuyi who murdered a truck driver at a Police checkpoint in Uso, Owo area of Ondo state has been ordered to be remanded at Olokuta Correctional Service by an Akure Chief Magistrate Court.

The accused person shot the truck driver, Ade Saleh on his head with AK47 rifle, which led to his instant death.

Omosuyi was charged before Magistrate Charity Adeyanju, on a one count charge of murder.

The police prosecutor, inspector Goodluck Uloh said the accused committed the offence on December 2, 2019, at about 2pm, along Uso- Owo road while on official duty.

Buhari nominates Adamu as AMCON Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Mr Edward Lametek Adamu as Chairman of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria.

This was contained in a letter sent to the Senate by the President on Tuesday, seeking the confirmation of a newly-appointed Chairman for the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), in accordance with the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) Act.

Mr. Edward Lametek Adamu is currently the Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria. He was nominated by President Buhari and confirmed by the Senate in 2018.

I wish you really used the opportunity of lashing out at me to explain how you make a living... Yomi Black fires Toke Makinwa again

See eh, the gbas gbos back and forth between Toke Makinwa and Yomi Black might not end soon. We only hope their friends won't get involved, kai!

So after Toke fired back at Yomi for daring to repost a post that questioned her source of living,  Yomi has also taken out time to reply Toke in a lengthy post. He started well, lol yes he did, but as bros was about to end the tale, he gave another BLOW. ''I only wished you used that opportunity to tell us how you really make a living''. BUT WHY? What's all these now, lol. Yomi's words;

''Let's please all respect ourselves on Instagram'', Pretty Mike talks love DMs, Eczema and levels

Dead beat! Pretty Mike is once again making us laugh with well... facts, lol. The socialite has taken to instagram to warn ladies who send him DMs claiming they love him and want to be with him. In Pretty Mike's warning posts, he told them 'levels dey' and girls who want him, should atleast get their skin right and package on point.

He then went to talk about him sending Cardi B a love DM amounting it to 'madness'. Please his warning note below... lol.

Dj cuppy begs pepsi to renew her contract (video)

DJ Cuppy has appealed to Pepsi to renew her contract. Wearing an under wear with a Pepsi brand to perform last night on stage, towards the end of the show, she pulled up her gown to reveal her underwear, to which her fans screamed Pepsi.

Sharing a video from the stage performance on IG, she begged they better renew her contract.

We think they should. She reps them at every given opportunity.

''Pepsi BETTER renew my contract after my EPIC stage moment 😅💰✍️'', she wrote.

Photos: Adamawa fake doctor jailed for 54 years

A High Court sitting in Yola, Adamawa State, has sentenced one Ibrahim Mustapha, a fake medical doctor, to 54 years in prison.

Justice Nathan Musa of High Court 1 handed down the sentence following an earlier plea of guilt by the fake doctor.

Detailing the verdict, Justice Nathan said the court had considered a plea of allocotus made by the convict's counsel and therefore sentenced him on nine counts.

Meghan Markle's friend told to take down Duchess photos she uses to promote her jewellery business

Meghan's Hollywood pal has been told to remove online photos of the Duchess of Sussex she was using to flog her personal jewellery business.

Jennifer Meyer, 42, was rapped by ­Buckingham Palace for using the images after providing Meghan with jewellery.

The Duchess, 38, has worn the pieces to major royal events over the year, which included revealing baby Archie to the world and meeting Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

A dozen images of Meghan on Meyer’s Instagram and the Jennifer Meyer Jewellery website attached with links to purchase the items have been removed, although at least one remained tonight.

Corruption increasing in Nigeria than other African countries – Jega

The former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, has advised African countries to restrategise their approaches in fighting corruption.

Jega gave the advise while reviewing a book titled: “Curbing Electoral Spending” launched by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission on Monday in Abuja.

The launch was to mark the 2019 International Anti-Corruption Day organised by the commission in collaboration with Nigeria Shippers Council, Maritime and Transport Stakeholders.

“Here in Nigeria, where corruption is in the increase compared to other African countries, we need to take the fight seriously.

“It is a day for sober reflection for us and for reviewing our experiences and restrategise to find better ways and means of improving the successes in the fight against corruption,” he said.

Driver falls from truck, crushed to death on Lagos-Abeokuta expressway

The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps has narrated how a driver was crushed to death in an accident involving two trucks around Conoil Bus-Stop, along the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway.

Owode-Ijako Unit Commander of TRACE, Mrs Temitope Oseni, said in Ota, Ogun State, that the accident happened at about 3.00 p.m. on Monday.

Oseni said a tipper with registration AKD 411 XJ and a truck of the Nigerian Breweries, marked FST 115 XN, had slightly hit each other; a situation that was amicably resolved by other drivers around.

My hunger for success pushes me to want more in the sport. – Asisat Oshoala

Super Falcons and Barcelona striker, Asisat Oshoala, has said her hunger for success pushes her to want more in the sport.

The 25-year-old, who is in contention for the African Women’s Player of The Year award, admitted that her drive for success for both club and country made her put in the best performance during games.

With three of the last five African Player of The Year awards and a UEFA Champions League silver medal, as well as boasting 16 goals from 22 matches this year, Oshoala expressed optimism about winning her fourth award as Africa’s best women’s footballer.

Nigerian arrested in Uganda for holding three university ladies hostage

Police in Kampala, Uganda have detained a yet-to-be identified Nigerian on allegations of holding hostage three female students of Makerere University Business School (MUBS) for over 10 hours.

Police spokesperson, Fred Enanga, said on Saturday the suspect invited his Ugandan girlfriend, who he met less than a week ago to his home in Mutungo, Nakawa Division, in Kampala.

She reportedly visited along with two other female friends, according to a report by Uganda’s Daily Monitor.

Mr Enanga said around 9pm, the students told him they wanted to leave but he insisted that they stay around.

Anthony Joshua increases his fortune by £52m after beating Andy Ruiz to reclaim heavyweight titles

Boxer Anthony Joshua has 100 million smackers in the bank after recapturing his world heavyweight titles in Saudi Arabia.

The 30-year-old increased his fortune by £52million after winning his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr – and could yet double it with a £200million mega-fight against Deontay Wilder .

Before Saturday’s win, Watford-born Joshua had made £49million from 23 professional fights after winning Olympic gold at London 2012.

Team Joshua member Mark Seltzer, a boxing manager and cut man with 50 world title bouts to his name, said: “The sky’s the limit for Josh.

Yuletide: Police ban use of fireworks in Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State has reiterated its ban on the use of fireworks, knockout and bangers this Yuletide.

The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Enugu. Amaraizu noted that the ban was due to their explosives safety and security implications.

Adamawa court jails quack doctor to 54 years in jail

A quack Medical Doctor, Ibrahim Mustapha, has bagged a 54-year jail term by a High Court sitting in Yola for quackery. The presiding judge, Justice Nathan Musa hande the ruling at today’s session following an earlier plea of guilt by the fake doctor.

Detailing the verdict, Justice Nathan said the court had considered a plea of guilty made by the convict’s counsel and therefore sentenced him on nine counts charges. He said, “On counts one to three, I sentenced him six months each with the option of fine of N20,000 each.

 “On count eight, I sentence him to three years imprisonment with the option of N50,000 fine. “On counts four, five, six, seven and 10, I sentenced him to 10 years of prison term on each of the counts without the option of a fine.”

How four of my parents’ neigbours had s.e.x with me for seven years, girl tells court

A 20-year-old fashion designer (name withheld) on Monday, December 9, narrated before an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court how she was sexually abused by four neighbours on different occasions over a seven-year period.

Two of the neighbours, Taofeeq Alabi, a driver and Andrew Igwe, a dry cleaner, aged 49 and 31, respectively, are facing trial for defilement.

The other two, Babatunde Green and Babatunde Andrew, are currently at large.

Air Peace to commence flight operation to Ibadan

Air Peace will soon begin flight operations to Ibadan from Kano, Owerri and Abuja.

The Chairman of the Air Peace, Mr Allen Onyeama, made the announcement in a statement on Monday.

Onyema said: “Very soon, we shall start flying Abuja-Ibadan-Abuja daily, Kano-Ibadan-Kano and Owerri-Ibadan-Owerri, three times a week.

“This is part of our no-city-left-behind initiative and our plan to interconnect various cities of Nigeria.

Onyeama also explained that the recent Corporate Award of Excellence to the airline by University of Ibadan was in recognition of its unparalleled excellence in the delivery of safe and comfortable flights.

Diddy's ex, Cassie welcomes first child - a baby girl

Diddy's ex, Cassie has welcomed her first child - a baby girl

Cassie, 33, welcomed her daughter, Frankie Fine, with husband Alex Fine, 26

The singer gave birth on Friday at an L.A. County hospital, but the news just broke.

The new addition weighed 8lbs and 4oz and measured just over 21 inches long at birth.  Big congrats to her!

Man calls Nigerian women 'second class women' after he was denied citizenship of Nigeria because his wife is a woman

An angry man has called Nigerian women 'second class women' after he was denied the Nigerian citizenship because his partner is a woman. He has been married to a Nigerian for 5 years and has lived in the country, but was denied citizenship when his wife helped him put it through to become a Nigerian. They told him, he can't be a citizen because his wife is a woman.