TIMIPRE SYLVA IN FRESH FRAUD SCANDAL AS INVESTIGATORS TRACE $2MILLION DEPOSIT IN ONE TRANSACTION TO HIS ACCOUNT

International investigations into the activities of Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) in Nigeria and other flagged African countries have allegedly discovered a curious lodgement of $2,039,975 (Two million and thirty-nine thousand, nine hundred and seventy-five US dollars) into one of the accounts of Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Marlin Sylva. Pointblanknews reports.  Investigators are suspecting the money to be slush fund. Working on the premise that Sylva does not own a thriving private business, the investigators are suspecting the money to be proceed of crime or an outright bribe…

Chevron’s CMD in Messy Divorce, Wife Drags Him To Court

 The Chief Medical Director of Chevron Nigeria Limited,  Dr. Rotimi Olalekan Babalola is in a messy divorce as his wife,  Adediwura Adebukola Babalola has approached the Lagos High Court for dissolution of their marriage.  In a Suit No: LD/9231WD/2021,  Mrs. Babalola brought the petition against her husband on the ground that he has been displaying act of intolerable cruelty and inhuman conduct towards her and the only child of the marriage. According to the facts filed in support of the divorce petition, which constitute the grounds upon which the petition…

Ex Kano MILAD, Dominic Oneya Is Dead

The former military administrator MILAD of Kano state, Brigadaire General Dominic Oneya Rtd is dead. Abubakar Aminu Ibrahim, media aide to Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano state announced his death on today. Oneya, aged 73 was said to have died in his sleep. News of the People was told by a family member that he had complained of chest pain at night but was advised to take a rest and see his doctor the following morning. ‘He didn’t wake up’, the family member concluded. Oneya was military governor of Kano…

BUHARI DEPARTS TO LONDON FOR MEDICAL CHECK

President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to leave Abuja today for London to see his doctors. Also, he’s to participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education 2021-2025. This was contained in a statement by the president’s media adviser, Femi Adesina. He is expected back in Nigeria by the second week of August 2021. The statement read, “President Muhammadu Buhari will today Monday July 26, 2021, travel to the United Kingdom to participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education (GPE) 2021-2025. “The…

Yes, Sunday Igboho is with security operatives -Lawyer confirms

One of the counsels to the Yoruba freedom fighter, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, Pelumi Olajengbesi, has confirmed the areest of their client saying the activist actually surrendered himself and was not captured by the security operatives. Igboho was reportedly arrested on Monday night in Cotonou as sources noted that he was heading for Germany. He was, however, nabbed by security operatives in the neighbouring country. Olajengbesi said, “Truly he was arrested and I have confirmed that. We are making efforts to ensure that he is fine. You…

Court vindicates Former Finance Minister Adeosun, says she was ineligible for NYSC

A Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday ruled that former Minister of Finance Mrs. Kemi Adeosun was ineligible for national youth service. The court said she was not supposed to present herself for National Youth Service because under the 1979 Constitution, which was in force at the time of her graduation, she was not a Nigerian citizen either at the time of her graduation or when she turned 30. According to the ruling, the constitution does not require her to present her first-degree certificate or any other certificate, including…

Dangote Makes Nigeria Third-Highest Country in Terms of Urea Capacity Additions

With the coming on stream of Dangote Fertiliser Limited, global urea capacity is poised to see considerable growth over the upcoming years, potentially increasing from 222.96 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in 2020 to 305.92 mtpa in 2030, registering a total growth of 37%, according to a GlobalData report.  The 3.0 million metric tonnes of Dangote Fertiliser plant and around 88 planned and announced plants are scheduled to come online, predominantly in Asia and Africa, over the next five years.  GlobalData, which made this announcement in its Global Urea Capacity…

NNAMDI KANU LIVED FIVE-STAR LIFE, TRAVELLED IN PRIVATE JETS, SAYS LAI MOHAMMED

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, lived a five-star life across several countries, travelling on chartered private jets, living in luxury apartments and turning out in designer clothes and shoes. Mohammed said this at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday on the re-arrest of the IPOB leader. He said Kanu was re-arrested through a collaborative effort between Nigerian security agencies and their international counterparts. The Minister said, “As you are aware, the leader of the…