BBC demands probe of ‘PDP politician’ who slapped female journalist in Lagos

The British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC, has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to probe the alleged assault on its correspondent, Ajoke Ulohotse, who was attacked during the just concluded governorship and House of Assembly elections in the Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State. Recall that a popular Lagos-based, Segun Adewale, was caught on camera…

Olatoye Sugar’s family demands N200m from UCH Ibadan for allegedly ‘releasing his dying photo’

The family of the late Hon. Temitope Olatoye Sugar has written a petition against the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, seeking N200 million damages for the sharing of the deceased’s ‘horrific’ photographs on social media without approval. In the petition prepared by Barr. C. C. Amedu of Ikeh Sunday Chambers, Ibadan, copies of which were…

EPL: Rashford names top three strikers in England

Manchester United striker, Marcus Rashford, has named Sergio Aguero as the Premier League’s most complete striker, despite him playing for their bitter rivals. While Rashford has made waves in the Premier League, he doesn’t rank himself as the division’s best striker and he named Manchester City’s Aguero, Tottenham Hotspur star Harry Kane and Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick…

Ajimobi govt planning to cripple my administration – Oyo governor-elect, Seyi Makinde cries out

The Governor-elect in Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has alleged that there were plans by the outgoing government in the state to cripple his administration by ensuring that all monies in government coffers, both strategic and from stabilisation accounts are spent in the next couple of weeks. Mankinde alleged that the move was to stall…

Kogi lawmaker, Dino Melaye to lead international human rights delegates in supplementary polls

Ahead of scheduled governorship and state Assembly supplementary polls this weekend, the Nigerian Central Office of the International Human Rights Commission has nominated Senator Dino Melaye to lead the delegation of observers. In a letter addressed to the controversial lawmaker, which was signed by the Commission’s Diplomatic head to Nigeria and African Countries, Ambassador Friday…

Finally, Atiku, PDP file petition against APC, INEC, challenging Buhari’s reelection

Nineteen days after the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari as winner of the February 23, presidential election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and his party have finally filed petition challenging Buhari’s re-election. Atiku and his party are challenging Buhari’s reelection on the grounds of…