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I don’t know if I keep my home intact, So I don’t take credit for it – Omoni Oboli – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

I don’t know if I keep my home intact, So I don’t take credit for it – Omoni Oboli – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/Popular actress and producer, Omoni Oboli in this recent interview with Punch talked about her career, family and other issues. The mother of 3 who has been married for 17 years said she doesn’t know if she keeps her home intact and don’t take credit for that. She also revealed former president Goodluck Jonathan gave her career a boost. Read below… How would you describe your childhood?It was simple and also full of fun. I wasn’t raised by rich parents. I lived with my mum and sister in the Delta Steel Company complex, Aladja. It was a great place with all the modern amenities accessible to all who lived there, so I enjoyed it all without being rich enough to afford them. It was simply because my mum worked there as a teacher. The memories I have of my child
Rare, unreleased Michael Jackson album goes up for auction – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

Rare, unreleased Michael Jackson album goes up for auction – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/An album containing nine unheard Michael Jackson songs will be auctioned off by New York auction house Gotta Have Rock and Roll later this month. The album, which appears as a blank disc with the word “Bible” written in pen, is one of many Jackson items available to preview before a public online auction that lasts from July 19th to 28th.    The unreleased songs appear on a CD that was in Jackson’s possession. Alternate mixes of the three songs on the recording have already surfaced: “Monster,” “Breaking News” and “Keep Your Head Up” all appeared on Michael in 2010. The other nine tracks, all of which are reportedly master quality, have not been released.The starting bid on the unreleased album is $50,000, though organizers tell Rolling Stone that they expec
Bovi pours encomium on Rita Dominic as he remembers the first times they met – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

Bovi pours encomium on Rita Dominic as he remembers the first times they met – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/Beautiful and ageless Nollywood actress, Rita Dominic turned 42 yesterday and several of her colleagues took to their social media pages to celebrate her, but this lovely tribute by veteran Nigerian comedian, Bovi caught our attention.  In this his birthday post for her, he talked about how he met the actress during his humble beginnings as RMD’s personal assistant. Read his post below… “When I started working as RMD’s personal assistant in 2004, I came across most of the entertainers who were pretty popular at the time. In all honesty, many of them were not nice. It makes me remember the few who were. I don’t blame them though. The hysteria from fans usually left them exposed and vulnerable to something thats hard to handle : fame. And Rmd was huge (he stil
Kwara Youths Threaten To Recall Saraki, Accuse Him Of Pursuing Personal Interest

Kwara Youths Threaten To Recall Saraki, Accuse Him Of Pursuing Personal Interest

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comA youth organization in Kwara State, Kwara Youths Stakeholders Forum (KYSF), has threatened to initiate a process to recall Mr. Bukola Saraki, the Senate President. The group made the threat in a statement jointly signed by  its leaders, including Mr. Charles Olufemi Folayan, President; Ahmed Alanamu, Deputy President; and Abolarin Olusola, Secretary. The organization said the long-running face-off between the Senate and the Executive arm of government is hindering the operations of the government and affecting the masses. It blamed the situation on Mr. Saraki's lust for power. "We are cognizant of the separation of powers in a democratic government, but it is shocking to see the Legislative and Executive arms of Government formed by the same political party
Corrupt Judges, Lawyers And Rules Of Professional Ethics For Legal Practitioners In Nigeria

Corrupt Judges, Lawyers And Rules Of Professional Ethics For Legal Practitioners In Nigeria

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comRecently, Joe Agi  SAN funded the wedding of the son of Justice Adeniyi Ademola to the tune of N30 million. Even though the SAN is prosecuting and defending many cases before Justice Ademola the trial judge, Jude Okeke (Justice Okeke was today outed as one of the judges favored by Joe Nwobike to assign all his corrupt cases) said that the accused persons have no case to answer before him! Even though both accused persons were freed on technical grounds neither the NJC nor the Disciplinary Committee of the Body of Benchers has deemed it fit to subject them to any form of discipline. Before we are told that any disciplinary measure meted out to them will amount to double jeopardy what is the justification for removing the name of a lawyer who has been convicted
How Badeh Used Position For Personal Enrichment – Witness

How Badeh Used Position For Personal Enrichment – Witness

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comThe trial of a former Chief of Air Staff, Alex Badeh, continued on July 4, 2017, before Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, sitting in Maitama, Abuja, with the prosecution counsel, Rotimi Jacobs, SAN, presenting the nineteenth witness, Abubakar Aliyu Madaki, for continuation of evidence in chief. It will be recalled that on June 21, Madaki, an operative of the EFCC, told the court how investigations were carried out into a number of properties which included a shopping mall, and a property located at 19, Kumasi Crescent, Abuja, linked to Badeh, revealed that several millions of naira were diverted from Nigeria Air Force’s accounts for personal enrichments, and acquisition of properties, whose ownership he tried to conceal. At today’s sitting, Madaki
EFCC Grills Ifedore LGA Top Officials Of Ondo State Over N60 Million SURE-P Fund Embezzlement

EFCC Grills Ifedore LGA Top Officials Of Ondo State Over N60 Million SURE-P Fund Embezzlement

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has quizzed three top management staff of the Ifedore Local Council Area of Ondo State over the alleged embezzlement of a N60 million- fund from the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Program (SUPE-P) meant to execute some capital projects in its area of operation. The trio are: Mr. Taiwo Aladesuyi, Head of the Works Department; Mrs. Dare Alao Olubunmi, the Director of Local Government Administration; and Mrs. O. Fatogun, the LGA’s former Head of Personnel Management. SaharaReporters learnt authoritatively that the SUPE-P fund was diverted into personal accounts and siphoned with the aid of the immediate past chairman of the local government, Mr. Akinsola Adu and some other members of staff members of the
Nnamdi Kanu May Contest Election in 2019

Nnamdi Kanu May Contest Election in 2019

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SOURCE:TORI.NGSenator Kwankwaso   A former governor of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso, has said Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, may ride on his popularity to contest in the 2019 election.   Kwankwaso, an APC politician representing Kano Central in the Senate, also admonished South-East leaders to do more in dissociating themselves from Biafra agitation to prove they are truly for Nigeria’s unity.   He said: ”My understanding of the situation is that the people agitating in the South-East feel that they are better if they are given independence as Biafrans. All what they are saying, going by what we read in the newspapers, is the need for more appointments, more development and so on.”If you look at appointments, you are just talking of a link, a very sma
The Sony A9 inches the mirrorless camera market forward

The Sony A9 inches the mirrorless camera market forward

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SOURCE:techcrunch.com Mirrorless cameras. On paper, some of them seem perfect. They’re quick and powerful with lightweight bodies, but their main drawback has been equally light lens catalogs. Having a variety of prime, telephoto, macro, sport and the like, all with distinctive shooting characteristics is what give lenses their charm. However, Sony just took Nikon’s spot as number two in the full-frame camera industry — Canon holds pole position. Currently, only 24 full-frame E-mount lenses exist compared to the dozens that Canon has in each category. Still, it’s inching forward. The Sony Alpha A9 is the first new mirrorless camera since taking their new perch. Is it really a show of maturation of the format, worth paying the premium and jumping on board? I think
How I Bought Guns From Police Officers at Lagos Command Headquarters

How I Bought Guns From Police Officers at Lagos Command Headquarters

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SOURCE:TORI.NG    Ailabojie Aikpaojie, a 52-year-old United States of America (USA) based Nigerian man arrested for illegal possession of firearms Friday said some policemen sold the guns to him.   According to The Nation, Ailabojie Aikpaojie was paraded at the police command Headquarters in Ikeja after he was found with three pump action rifles.   According to the police, he was arrested by the Area D Commander, Mushin, on Tuesday for illegally possessing a Beretta pistol.   The police said he was arrested around 3pm on June 22, at block 52, plot 19m, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.   They said: “He was arrested with a Parabellium Baretta pistol with nine 9mm live ammunition. He could not give a satisfactory account of where he got them from. Another search in his house led to the recovery of t