Update: Keshi’s corpse deposited at Idahosa Hospital in Benin

Benin – Chairman, Edo State Football Association (EFA), Frank Ilaboya, confirmed on Wednesday that the remains of former Super Eagle’s coach, Stephen Keshi, had been deposited in a mortuary in Benin. The privately-owned mortuary, Faith Mediplex is located on the Benin Airport road in the Edo capital. Ilaboya, quotes Keshi’s faimily member, Ricky Aburimen, asContinue reading “Update: Keshi’s corpse deposited at Idahosa Hospital in Benin”

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi (23 January 1962 – 8 June 2016)

Former Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi was born in 23 January 1962 and died on the 8th of June 2016. Keshi was married to his wife Kate (née Abureme) for 33 years. She died on 10 December 2015, after battling cancer for three years. They had four children. Kesh’s playing career started at ACBContinue reading “Stephen Okechukwu Keshi (23 January 1962 – 8 June 2016)”

Indian politician asks his government to ban Nigerians from entering India, says Nigerians cause problems everywhere

A former Minister in India, Ravi Naik, has asked the Indian Central government to “ban” Nigerians from entering India, saying his country does not need Nigerian tourists. According to Times of India, Naik said this while speaking to some reporters recently. Referring to Nigerians as “Negroes”, Naik who is also a senior Congress leader, toldContinue reading “Indian politician asks his government to ban Nigerians from entering India, says Nigerians cause problems everywhere”

Buhari hands over to Osinbajo, writes National Assembly informing them of his medical trip to the UK

President Buhari has handed over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajoi. Osinbajo will serve in acting capacity for the 10 days President Buhari will be away in the UK for medical checkup. President Buhari’s letter to the senate was read on the floor of the house by the deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, during plenaryContinue reading “Buhari hands over to Osinbajo, writes National Assembly informing them of his medical trip to the UK”

Abidemi Kosoko pays a tribute to her Late Mother, Henrietta Kosoko

Actress Henrietta Kosoko passed away yesterday morning after a long battle with diabetes. Henrietta, who celebrated her birthday only last week, slumped at her home and was rushed to the hospital where she was pronounced dead. Her daughter Abidemi, shared this touching tribute to her via Instagram today. May her soul rest in peace. Amen.

Mrs Mimiko seeks official recognition for first ladies

WIFE of the Ondo State governor, Mrs Oluwakemi Mimiko yesterday called for the recognition of the office of the wives of the President and governors in the country. She spoke as a guest lecturer at Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko during the 4th Research and Development lecture entitled: “Women and Development.” Mrs Mimiko said itContinue reading “Mrs Mimiko seeks official recognition for first ladies”

Oyo state workers embark on indefinite strike

Oyo state civil servants will today June 7th embark on an indefinite strike. The leadership of the state NLC chapter declared the strike over the planned privatization of public schools in the state. Among the demands of the workers include immediate withdrawal of all trump-up charges leveled against the incarcerated labour leaders. Government must rescindContinue reading “Oyo state workers embark on indefinite strike”

Scrapping of post-UTME: Varsities to screen candidates on oral, essay before admission

Former Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission, NUC, Professor Peter Okebukola, has said that Nigerian universities deviated from the initial agreement NUC had with Vice-Chancellors in 2004 when it introduced post-UTME to screen candidates on oral interview and written essay. He also said out the present position as revealed to him by the Vice-Chancellors, after theirContinue reading “Scrapping of post-UTME: Varsities to screen candidates on oral, essay before admission”

Nightmare for Ajah residents as govt closes roundabout today

THE Lagos State Government will today begin restriction of Vehicular movement in and Around Ajah roundabout, Eti-Osa Local Government, to commence construction of the Ajah Reinforced Concrete Flyover. It was gathered that the closure of the road at the Ajah roundabout end of the Lekki-Epe Expressroad, would elapse at the completion of the project. ItContinue reading “Nightmare for Ajah residents as govt closes roundabout today”

Recruitment: Police to disqualify applicants with tattoo

The Enugu State Police Command says it will disqualify any applicant with tattoo in its ongoing nationwide recruitment. Public Relations Officer of the Enugu State Police Command, Ebere Amaraizu, said this to newsmen in Enugu state yesterday June 6th. “The present recruitment is for degree holders and will last for three weeks and after that,Continue reading “Recruitment: Police to disqualify applicants with tattoo”

University of Ilorin lecturer resigns after audio tape of him sexually harassing one of his student leaks

Dr Mohammed Sani Idiagbon, pictured above, who was the Head of Department of the University of Ilorin, has reportedly resigned from office after an audio where he was asking for sexual favors from one of his students named Faith, leaked online. According to Sahara Reporters, who leaked the audio last week, Faith is a 200Continue reading “University of Ilorin lecturer resigns after audio tape of him sexually harassing one of his student leaks”