The public has been alerted to the existence of fake Facebook accounts in the name of the Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed.
The accounts are said to be operated by some unscrupulous individuals to defraud unsuspecting members of the public.
A statement by the Governor’s spokesman, Dr. Femi Akorede, said Ahmed has only two authorized Facebook accounts, which are https://web.facebook.com/Saimaigida/?fref=ts and https://web.facebook.com/Abdulfatah-Ahmed-121771477889618/?fref=ts.
His Twitter and Instagram accounts are said to be https://twitter.com/AbdulfataAhmed and https://www.instagram.com/alhajiabdulfatahahmed/ respectively.
The statement by Akorede added: “Any other social […]
A former militant leader in the Niger Delta, Chief Government Ekpemupolo also known as Tompolo, on Sunday disowned the Niger Delta Peoples Democratic Front, a militant group that threatened to attack more oil facilities if the federal government does not drop criminal charges against him.
Tompolo in a statement signed by his spokesman, Mr Paul Bebenimibo, said he would not resort to attacks of oil facilities in the region because of fraud charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial […]
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has dissociated himself from a suit reportedly initiated by one Timipa Jenkins Okponipare at the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking to restrain the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) from proceeding with his trial at the Tribunal.
In a statement signed by his lawyer, Mahmud Magaji, SAN, Saraki stated that he does not know about the suit which was reported in the media.
Saraki also stated that he has never at any time instructed either, Okponipare, the […]
For allegedly shaming her family, a young Nigerian lady based in Italy has been disowned by her family over indulgence in lesbianism.
A family in Benin City, Edo State, has disowned one of their daughters over her alleged involvement in lesbianism.
The family said the move to inform the public that they were disowning their 27-year-old daughter, who is based in Italy, was because her act has become known to the public and has brought shame upon them.
Head of the family, Mr […]
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has disowned his former chief press secretary, Igwe Alex Nwokedi over comments that he warned President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election in 2019.
Obasanjo, in a statement issued by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi, in Abeokuta, yesterday, described the report as “completely false and destructive by those behind it.”
Obasanjo said there has been no communication between him and Nwokedi in the last three years and wondered why any news would be attributed to him, as published […]
The Minister of Solid Minerals Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has dissociated himself from unscrupulous activities of some individuals who defraud unsuspecting Nigerians, using phony Facebook accounts in his name.
The Special Assistant, Media, to the Minister, Olayinka Oyebode, said in a statement on Monday in Abuja that the fraudsters, operating through different phony Facebook accounts use the platforms to advertise fraudulent financial aid programmes, business proposals and other nefarious activities.
He said it was imperative to make the announcement to prevent the […]
The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), led by detained Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday disowned the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) and the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA), both of which have been linking their own agitations to Kanu’s incarceration.
It said it has “no connection, contact, ties or any kind of relationship” with MEND and NDA.
Kanu, speaking though his lawyers in Abuja, also expressed his willingness to negotiate with the Federal Government.
The lawyers, Ifeanyi Ejiofor and Amoebi Nzelu said […]
A man who is obviously fed up with his son’s evil ways has taken a shocking step to put the young man in his place.
The man identified as Mr Andrew Chukwurah Nworah, has disowned his son publicly.
The man who has obviously finally given up hope on his son’s recovery from bad to good ways, went ahead to post a public notice in the Newspapers disowning him and cutting off his inheritance.
According to the public notice, Mr Andrew Chukwurah Nworah who […]
Leadership of Resulul-A’azam foundation, a Shia foundation in Gombe, has disassociated its self from El-Zakzaky leadership, saying that their aim was to preach peace among citizens.
Briefing newsmen yesterday in Gombe, Islamic cleric of the foundation, Sheikh Bashir Lawan condemned the recent act that was carried out by followers of El-Zakzaky during protest in Zaria with the military that led to loss of lives of Nigerians.
According to him, Resulul A’azam foundation has registered with the corporate affairs with a view to […]