Senator Dino Melaye has reacted to the photo saying people should support his bill to stop it. He posted the photo below and said;
“This barbaric act must stop. National Identity card is enough to identify where individuals come from. Support my bill to stop this
It was gathered that the wife of the Ogun State Governor, Mrs. Olufunso Amosun, has taken up the sponsorship of nine-year-old Korede Taiwo, the boy who was allegedly chained by his father for over a month.
The sponsorship, it was gathered, would be from primary school to the university level.
It was reported on July 23 that Taiwo was allegedly chained by his father, Francis Taiwo, a pastor in the Ajibawo, Atan Ota area.
It had also been reported that the boy was […]
A former Chief of Army Staff, retired Lt.-Gen. Oyeabo Ihejirika, has told an FCT High Court that he is not involved with the Boko Haram Sect.
He told the court on Thursday that he fought the Boko Haram sect using his commanders in the field.
Ihejirika sued Nduka Obaigbena, Leaders and Company Limited, and Stephen Davis, an Australian who claimed to be a hostage negotiator working for the release of Nigerian women taken hostage by the Boko Haram sect at Chibok, Borno […]
A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has declared the disputed National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, as a liar.
Fani-Kayode said this in reaction to a statement credited to Sheriff that he begged the former Borno State Governor after declaring him as the face of Boko Haram.
Sheriff had on a Channels TV programme alleged that Fani-Kayode had begged him after the statement.
But Fani-Kayode in an email statement sent to The Eagle Online late on […]
A militant group, the Joint Revolutionary Council, JRC, has dissociated itself from the report by an online medium that it named former President Goodluck Jonathan as a Sponsor of the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA.
In a statement issued on Sunday by its spokesperson, Cynthia Whyte, the group stressed that if the immediate past president was given to violence, he would not have lost the 2015 presidential election.
The group had reportedly claimed that former President Jonathan was the grand patron of the […]
Remi Tinubu just spent N75 milllion to sponsor a protest against me in Abuja – Dino Melaye cries out
Senator Dino Melaye has alleged that Senator Remi Tinubu has released N75 million to sponsor a protest against him. He made the allegation in a post on his Facebook wall yesterday night.
A civil rights movement, Committee for the Defence of Women’s Rights, has uncovered a plan by the wife of a former governor of Lagos State and chairman, Senate Committee on Women Affairs, Mrs. Oluremi Tinubu to sponsor a protest against Senator Dino Melaye this coming Wednesday in Abuja.
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has dismissed claims by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, that he received financial support from the Office of the National Security Adviser, ONSA, under the leadership of ex-National Security Adviser, Col Sambo Dasuki(rtd) during his 2014 governorship election.
The governor made the denial while confirming that he had N300m in one of his accounts as alleged by the anti-graft agency.
Recall that the anti-graft agency had accused Fayose of allegedly receiving N1.219bn from ONSA through […]
A Niger Delta group, the Niger Delta Patriotic Front (NDPF), has described the violent agitation of Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) as nothing but a ploy to gain personal benefits for members of the group. The NDPF made this known in a press statement issued on Sunday.
Signed by Mr. Joel Tamarakepreye, its Director of Information, the statement said the Niger Delta Avengers’ message is empty, heavy on propaganda, outright falsehood and marked by a desperation to attract media headlines and government […]
The Real Housewives of Atlanta Star, Porsha Williams who was rumoured to have acquired a Nigerian billionaire Sugar Daddy identified as Bashorun Jide Omokore about two years ago is back in the news again.
Recall that the alleged Nigerian Sugar daddy who is an Oil tycoon in Nigeria with strong political ties and has also been included on the Forbes List was reported to have gifted the Reality TV Show star a $500,000 Rolls Royce amongst other gifts a while back.