Court Fines Daddy Freeze N5Million Over Sexual Affair With Married Woman

A High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has ordered popular broadcaster, Ifedayo Olarinde, also known as Daddy Freeze, to pay the sum of N5million for committing adultery with a married woman, Benedicta Elechi, who he claimed to be his lover. Daddy Freeze was ordered to pay the money to Paul Odekina, the husband to Elechi when the adulterous act was committed. According to Punch, in the court documents containing the ruling on February 18, 2021, with the suit no PHC/403MC/2012, Mrs Benedicta Nkemdilim Odekina is the Petitioner/Cross Respondent, while Mr Paul Odekina is 1st Respondent/Cross Petitioner and Ifedayo […]

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 Major Stories this Saturday Morning

Here is today’s Review from Nigerian Newspapers: President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, decorated the nation’s new service chiefs. The decoration which held inside the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja came after the two chambers of the National Assembly had confirmed the service chiefs’ nominations. The Executive Chairman of the EFCC, Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa on Friday, pledged to steer the organisation towards proactive and intelligence-led investigation. Bawa said this in Abuja yesterday when he officially assumed duties at the commission’s headquarters. The Supreme Court Friday cleared all the hurdles hampering the progress of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers […]

Develop home grown solutions to National, African challenges, FCT Minister charges NISS course participants

The Honourable Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has charged members of the Executive Intelligence Management Course 14 of the National Institute of Security Studies (NISS) to develop homegrown solutions to Nigerian and African challenges. The Minister made this charge during a courtesy call by the course participants to the FCT Administration last week. In his address to his guests who are senior officials drawn from various government Ministries Departments and Agencies and 3 countries from the West African sub-region, the Minister said that there was the need to identify solutions that were home grown and best suited […]

Radio Biafra’s signals blocked in Lagos

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has jammed the signals of a pirate radio claiming to be “Radio Biafra” in most parts of Lagos, an official of NBC has said. Ekanem Antia, the Deputy Director, Public Affairs of NBC, made the disclosure in a statement by the management of the commission on Monday in Abuja. Mr. Antia explained that the illegal radio which broadcast incendiary messages was notorious for spewing fake, inflammatory and inciting content. “The NBC Act, CAP N11, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004 spells out in chapter two, subsection two, that: No person shall operate or use […]

Princeton Leadership Forum’s Leaders Retreat ends in Abuja

A Leadership training organization Princeton Leadership Forum (PLF) over the weekend held its Zonal Leaders Retreat in Abuja. The retreat tagged “LEADERS ENCOUNTER RETREAT 2021” had participants drawn from the six Geo-political zones of Nigeria. The 3-day retreat was held at DRACC Centre, Abuja between 24th and 27th of February, with the theme “UNDERSTANDING THE PRINCIPLES OF SERVANT LEADERSHIP” Four Speakers were on ground to take participants through the retreat to equip them with knowledge as young Leaders. Day one of the retreat witnessed participants arrival and registratration while the second day followed with the retreat proper. The first Speaker […]

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