The Court Of Public Opinion

The Court Of Public Opinion

I grew up adoring Michael Jackson. He was a normal but phenomenally talented black kid then, part of The Jackson Five with his brothers. He grew up and started acting strangely – his skin became lighter, his hair longer, his features became Caucasian, his voice did not sound like that of a grown man and […]

Nine babies born to Malian woman ‘stable’ – doctor

Nine babies born to Malian woman ‘stable’ – doctor

A mother of extremely rare nonuplets is in good health and her nine babies are stable, her doctor in Morocco has said. David Doyle has more. Nine babies born to a Malian woman, in an extremely rare example of nonuplets, are in a stable condition and the mother is in good health, according to her […]

Supreme court declares May 2019 dissolution of Oyo LGs illegal

Supreme court declares May 2019 dissolution of Oyo LGs illegal

The Supreme court has declared the dissolution of local government councils in Oyo state as illegal. In a ruling on Friday, the apex court said the replacement of the council chairman with caretaker committees is also unlawful. Seyi Makinde, governor of Oyo state, had in May 2019 sacked all the local government chairpersons in the […]

Supreme court affirms deregistration of 74 political parties

Supreme court affirms deregistration of 74 political parties

The supreme court has affirmed the deregistration of 74 political parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). At its sitting on Friday, the court upheld an earlier judgement of the court of appeal, which stated that INEC’s action was in order. A seven-man panel of the apex court led by Chima Nweze held that […]

Pastor Adeboye’s son dies in his sleep at 42

Pastor Adeboye’s son dies in his sleep at 42

Dare Adeboye, the son of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Worldwide, Enoch Adeboye, is dead. The 42-year-old, who was the third surviving child of the revered cleric, died in his sleep on Wednesday in Eket, Akwa Ibom State, where he was based with his family. A reliable source in the […]

Mbaka shows up, to address press conference soon

Mbaka shows up, to address press conference soon

Hours after Fr. Mbaka was reported missing, a report has it that he shows up at the  Adoration ground. The previously protesting faithfuls of the charismatic Adoration minister, Rev Fr. Ejike Mbaka went into Jubilation at about 2:50 pm on Wednesday when the Priest re-emerged. Mbaka was seen along Igboeze street in Independence layout close […]

Tony Elumelu: UBA didn’t fund the acquisition of (OML) 17 oil mining license

Tony Elumelu: UBA didn’t fund the acquisition of (OML) 17 oil mining license

Tony Elumelu, chairman of Heirs Holdings, says the United Bank for Africa (UBA) did not fund the acquisition of an oil mining licence (OML) 17. In January, Heirs Holdings, in partnership with Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc, announced the unconditional acquisition of a 45 per cent participating interest in OML 17 through TNOG Oil and […]

UK royal Meghan to publish children’s book based on husband Harry and son Archie

UK royal Meghan to publish children’s book based on husband Harry and son Archie

Meghan, Britain’s Duchess of Sussex, is to publish a children’s book next month titled “The Bench” about the relationship between a father and son based on her husband Prince Harry and the couple’s child Archie, the publisher said on Tuesday (May 4). The book is the latest venture by Meghan and Harry, Queen Elizabeth’s grandson, […]

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