Monthly Archives: June 2018

Battered Wife Stabs Husband To Death

A teacher, Abimbola Olamide, has been arrested by policemen from the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly stabbing her husband, Dare Akinbobola, to death at their residence in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that there was an argument between the couple on Wednesday, which degenerated into a fight. In the ensuing brawl, Olamide was said to have ...

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N2.6bn Fraud: Appeal Court Sets Ex-NIMASA DG Free

The Court of Appeal Lagos, on Friday, discharged and acquitted a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, who was charged with alleged N2.6 billion fraud. Others charged alongside Akpobolokemi were Ezekiel Agaba, Ekene Nwakuche, Governor Juan, Blockz and Stonz Ltd and Al-Kenzo Logistics Ltd. In a lead judgment delivered by Justice Yargatta Nimpar, ...

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Sundiata Post Launches Sundiata Scholar, Nigeria’s First Educational Social Network

Nigeria’s authoritative online news platform, Sundiata Post Media Group (https://sundiatapost.com) has launched the country’s first specialised social network, Sundiata Scholar (https://scholar.sundiatapost.com), an educational social media platform. Sundiata Scholar provides an avenue for people in the education industry namely students, teachers, lecturers, professors, administrators, alumni groups and education stakeholders, among others, to connect and interact with their contemporaries and other acquaintances ...

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Rivers 2019: Wike, Amaechi, Abe Set For Battle

By Emeka Ejere If the recent alarm by Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State that the Federal Government planned to assassinate him and blame it on mob action is anything to go by, then the ploy to take away his job is taking a frightening dimension. With due respect to other political parties, it is obvious that the battle for ...

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NotTooYoungTo Run Law, Another Election Promise Kept – APC

Condemns PDP’s Reaction to Bill Assent The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on the signing into law of the progressive Not Too Young To Run Bill. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, the APC said, “This is indeed another promise kept by the President during his 2018 Democracy Day address ...

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Ambode Condoles With Punch Over Death Of Chairman, Aboderin

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday expressed sadness over the demise of the Chairman of Punch Newspapers, Mr. Wale Aboderin. Aboderin died on Thursday at a private hospital in Lagos at the age of 60. In a condolence letter he personally signed and addressed to the Punch Managing Director, Mr. Demola Osinubi, the Governor described Mr. Aboderin’s death ...

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Presidency, PDP Not Involved In Obi’s Impeachment — Aide

A former Commissioner for Information in Anambra State, Chief Joe-Martins Uzodike, has confirmed the recent revelation by the Presidency that erstwhile governor of the state, Mr. Peter Obi, was impeached because of his failure to inflate the budget. Chief Uzodike, however, clarified that the Presidency and the then ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) were not part of the impeachment plot. ...

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