Tuesday, 29 November 2016
As the world's most celebrated spy, 007's success with women is second only to his ability to foil villains' dastardly plots.
But while Ian Flemming's creation was a notorious lothario, Roger Moore has revealed that Bond bad-guy actor Herve Villechaize was the real womaniser off-screen.
Moore said that Villechaize, who played diminutive henchman Nick Nack in The Man with the Golden Gun, was a 'sex maniac' with an 'unnatural' lust for women
Monday, 28 November 2016
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has accused Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court Abuja, of getting at him for asking the National Judicial Council to sack him.
Calling on the council to curb his excesses, the governor alleged that the judge granted an interlocutory order against him in a matter pending before another judge.
Artist Njideka Akunyili, the daughter of Late Dora Akunyili last week set a new record in New York when her work Drown sold for $1,092,500. The amount was over three times the high-estimate ($200,000-$300,000), in Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Sale. She has now set a new auction record.
Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia of the Federal High Court and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Godwin Obla are currently being arraigned before Jutice Akeem Oshodi of a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja. The duo are being arraigned on a 30-count charge of conspiracy to pervert justice by allegedly giving and receiving a bribe of N5 million.
According to Leadership, EFCC sources alleged that about $793,800 passed through Justice Ajumogobia's domiciliary accounts between 2012 and 2015 and that the judge allegedly used the money to buy a house in London.
Thursday, 24 November 2016
The House of Representatives on Thursday took a swipe at former President Olusegun Obasanjo, describing the him as the most corrupt Nigerian in history, Leadership reports.
The lower legislative chamber which was apparently reacting to allegations of corruption levelled against the House and its leadership at a lecture delivered in Lagos on Wednesday by the former president said Obasanjo “introduced corruption to the National Assembly”.
Chairman of the House Committee on Media and Publicity Hon. Abdulrazak Namdas, in his regular weekly briefing on Wednesday reeled out many corrupt atrocities allegedly perpetrated by the elder statesman.
"Meet The Abuja Pastor That Offered A Trader 500,000 For Miracle Scam That Went Bad.
An Abuja pastor that offered a trader 500,000 for the trader to be used as a miracle scam. The Trader was to pretend that he was a dead man and the Pastor will then raise him from the death, unfortunately the trader died in coffin before they could make it to the stadium where the pastor was holding his crusade in Abuja.
A 52-year-old bus conductor, Segun Awogbemi, who allegedly raped his landlady, was on Thursday docked at an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
The accused, who lives in Saidatu Street, Oregun in Ikeja, Lagos, is facing a two-count of conspiracy and rape.
The prosecutor, Insp. Ezekiel Ayorinde, told the court that the accused and others at large committed the offences on Oct. 9 at about 9:00 p.m. in his residence.
Ayorinde told the court that the accused and his accomplices conspired and raped the complainant.
He alleged that on the said date, the complainant was invited by one Sarah Emmanuel to her room for a drink.
He said, “After the drink, the complainant went back to her room, feeling intoxicated and slept off immediately without locking her door.”
He further alleged that the landlady discovered the following morning that she had been raped by her tenant along with others still at large.
He said, “The complainant resulted to shouting and cursing that whoever raped her will become swollen and die.”
The offences contravened Sections 258 and 409 of the Criminal Laws of Lagos State, 2011.
The accused pleaded not guilty to the charges.
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs. Omolade Awope, granted the accused bail in the sum of N200, 000 with two sureties in like sum.
Awope said that the sureties must be gainfully employed and should swear to an affidavit of means and produce evidence of two years tax payment to Lagos State.
Four members of a family resident in Aba, the commercial nerve of Abia State have reportedly escaped death by the whiskers as a cow believed to have strayed away from a herd rammed into their moving vehicle, smashing his car windscreen.
The incident, The Nation gathered happened along the road leading to 7-Up Breweries, off Ogbor Hill.
Sources within the area where the incident happened said that occupants of the vehicle, a Toyota Camry,were unhurt except that their car’s windscreen was badly damaged.
They said that the cow believed to have strayed away from a herd of cow around the area suddenly emerged from a nearby bush and jumped unto the Camry heading into Aba, the heart of the commercial city.
“We came to clean our vehicles at the car wash; nobody knew where the cow emerged from. We only heard a bang when it (the cow) crashed into the car which was approaching the junction to head into town. The woman and her husband were trapped, we managed to rescue them unhurt,” eyewitnesses narrated.
A 3-man gang of kidnappers, including one female member, were on Wednesday caught in Calabar, Cross River State on their way to perpetrate their nefarious act.
Thursday, 17 November 2016
IMSU female student stages her own kidnap to extort money from her wealthy but stingy father (Photo)
Rivers State Police Command has paraded a female student of Imo State University for allegedly arranging her kidnap, to extort money from her family.
The suspect, who gave her name to the police as Chinwendu Udensi, however, told reporters that she is Miss Janet Okoro. She said she is from Imo State.
Wednesday, 16 November 2016
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today November 16, 2016 arraigned the duo of Austine Chidiebere Ezeama and Juliet Ezeama (Husband and wife) before Justice O. H. Oshodi of the Lagos State High Court Ikeja on a Seven count charge bordering on conspiracy and obtaining money by false pretence.
Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Russia’s economic development minister has been arrested in a surprise night-time swoop, accused of taking a $2m (£1.6m) cash bribe as part of a sting operation.
Alexei Ulyukayev is the highest ranking government official to be arrested since a failed coup in 1991, and the move is seen by many observers as part of a battle between differing Kremlin factions taking place behind closed doors.
Monday, 14 November 2016
A university lecturer in Nigeria is facing a humiliating dilemma in his marriage after his wife left him for a bricklayer.
Suraju Oyekunle, said to be a teacher at the Lagos State University (LASU), Lagos, is fighting hard to save his 13 years old marriage to Kafayat who has not only been unfaithful to him, but is pregnant for another man, according to a news report published by P.M.Express newspaper.
The real complication, however, is that Mrs. Oyekunle has openly confessed to being in love with the intruder, whom she said she prefers to spend the rest of her life with, the report says.
Interestingly, the intruder, Fatai Alimi, is a bricklayer.
The delivery of 360 exotic cars to members of the House of Representatives has begun amid the economic downturn in the country.
Investigations by The Punch revealed on Sunday that 28 units of the Peugeot 508 series had already been delivered to lawmakers in Abuja.
The 28 were among the first batch of 50 cars supplied by the Kaduna-based Peugeot Automobile Nigeria Limited.
The ongoing trial of a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, and two others for an alleged fraud of N4.9bn was stalled on Monday due to Fani-Kayode’s absence before the Federal High Court in Lagos.
Fani-Kayode’s lawyer, Mr. Wale Balogun, informed the presiding judge, Justice Muslim Hassan, that his client was unable to come to court because he was in Kuje prison in Abuja as of Monday morning.
Standing trial with Fani-Kayode are a former Minister of State for Finance, Nemandi Usman, one Danjuma Yusuf and a company, Joint Trust Dimentions Limited
While both Usman and Yusuf were in court on Monday for the trial, Fani-Kayode was absent.
Balogun informed the court that Fani-Kayode had been remanded in Kuje prison on the order of
Justice John Tsoho of the Abuja division of the court where he was arraigned on November 5, 2016 for a different alleged fraud of N26m.
Friday, 4 November 2016
Former ALGON national chairman and PPA gubernatorial candidate for Abia state 2015 Chief Chikwe Udensi has been accused of domestic violence. A facebook user Irene Amos Abbott, shared disturbing photos of Udensi’s wife Dinma Udensi, who she claims she is her aunt after she was brutally physically abused by her husband. She accused him of being a womaniser, a violent abuser, arrogant and almost heartless. She claims that his wife Dinma has asked for divorce but the Chief has refused to bulge because granting her a divorce would dent his image.
Thursday, 3 November 2016
The last wife of Oyo Empire King "The Alafin Of Oyo" youngest wife celebrates her 27th Birthday today.More pics after the cut...
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