Nigerian mum who left disturbing note on IG asking followers to take care of her triplets finally speaks

Nigerian mum who left disturbing note on IG asking followers to take care of her triplets finally speaks

A Nigerian mother’s post caused a bit of panic on Instagram on Sunday as a great number of people, including celebrities, tried to reach out to her for fear that she might do something rash and irrevocable. Jane Akwaugo Ikenna, a mother of four, wrote on Instagram: If I am no more, please reach out to my innocent triplets+1, they are unlucky to arrive in an evil family. Friends immediately tried to reach out to…

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Dino Melaye: Police drag senator to court over alleged illegal possession of firearm

Dino Melaye: Police drag senator to court over alleged illegal possession of firearm

The Nigeria Police Force, NPF, has dragged the Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye before an Abuja Federal High Court over his alleged illegal possession of firearms. In a charge filed against Melaye, the police claimed that a pump-action gun was recovered from lawmaker’s residence in Kogi State in July 2018 during a search of the property. The police, in the charge sheet marked FHC/ABJ/CR/07/2019, said the offence contravened Section 27…

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Justice Onnoghen: Court fixes new date for commencement of CJN trial

Justice Onnoghen: Court fixes new date for commencement of CJN trial

The case between the Federal government and the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has been adjourned till Tuesday January 22nd. This came after a heated argument between the defence and prosecution team over the manner in which the CJN Justice Onnoghen was served his invitation to appear before the CCT. While Wole Olanipekun SAN, the lead counsel in Onnoghen defence team argued that the CJN was not personnally served the letter of invitation and so…

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Justice Onnoghen: Why CJN refused to appear in court

Justice Onnoghen: Why CJN refused to appear in court

Chief Wole Olanipekun SAN has explained why the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, failed to appear before the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, on Monday. Olanipekun led 46 Senior Advocates of Nigeria and 43 other lawyers to the CCT on Monday in defence of the CJN. He told the tribunal that the CJN had filed a motion dated January 14, challenging the jurisdiction of the tribunal to try him. “We are not just challenging jurisdiction,…

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South-South governors tell Chief Justice Onnoghen to shun Code of Conduct trial today

South-South governors tell Chief Justice Onnoghen to shun Code of Conduct trial today

Five out of six governors of Nigeria’s South-South have come in defence of Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen at an emergency meeting in Abuja on Sunday and said the move to prosecute the top jurist for alleged asset declaration infractions was vindictive and persecutory, and should be condemned by lovers of democracy.   The governors consequently prevailed on Onnoghen not to appear when the trial opens at the tribunal on Monday morning.   The governors at…

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Tottenham vs Man Utd: What Pogba said after 1-0 win at Wembley

Tottenham vs Man Utd: What Pogba said after 1-0 win at Wembley

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has hailed his side’s 1-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday. Pogba, speaking after the game, admitted it was a “big test” and said a team performance was important. “Obviously it was very important, it was a big test. Tottenham needed points and we needed points. “A team performance was the key of the game and we did it. We’re really proud of it,” he said. Marcus Rashford scored the…

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Transfer: Manchester United take decision on signing Koulibaly from Napoli

Transfer: Manchester United take decision on signing Koulibaly from Napoli

Manchester United have finally decided to sign Napoli defender, Kalidou Koulibaly in this year’s summer transfer window. Koulibaly was wanted by former Red Devils’ manager, Jose Mourinho before he was sacked by the club in December. The Senegalese international last week Wednesday told Napoli’s board that he wants to join the Old Trafford club in this January transfer window. But Napoli told the centre-back that they will not allow him to leave the club this month….

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Why Solskjaer dropped Alexis Sanchez for Man Utd’s 1-0 win over Tottenham

Why Solskjaer dropped Alexis Sanchez for Man Utd’s 1-0 win over Tottenham

Alexis Sanchez was left out of Manchester United’s squad to face Tottenham, because of an ongoing hamstring problem, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed. The Chilean made his first start under the Norwegian during a 2-0 FA Cup win against Reading, but was forced off after an hour after feeling his hamstring. The problem kept the 30-year-old out of action for all of December, but Sanchez was able to train throughout United’s trip to Dubai this…

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