Bukola Saraki Sacks 98 Of His 300 Aides
Senate president Bukola Sarai, has reportedly sacked 98 out of his 300 aides. This was made known by an aide of Mr. Saraki.Earlier
in the year, the office of the senate president had conducted a staff
audit in a bid to reduce the number of aides, which was about 300.
Ndiwe, Saraki’s director of protocol, and Folashade Adigun, head of
administration, were among those laid off, the aide revealed.
currently about 4,600 legislative aides at the national assembly.
I Am Tired Of Being Denied Sex, I Want Out – Man Dumps His Police Officer Wife And 4 Kids
A police woman attached to Lagos Command (name withheld) is
currently working hard to regain her husabnd who dumped he with four
children for a single mother, Grace.
According to P.M EXPRESS,
Eloka left after complaining severally of being denied sex. He
reportedly moved to Grace’s house at Abaranje in Ikotun area of Lagos.
had complained to some of his friends that his wife was too busy to
give him attention and to satisfy him sexually which he had found in
Grace who was said to have given him full attention.
the Ikotun Police Division where it was reported, said Chinyere had
tried to use her police connection to bring back her husband but she was
told by the police that it was purely a civil matter which the police
had no power to treat.
However, some said Grace might have used love charms to hook Eloka who seemed to have abandoned his family completely.
contacted Grace to know why she chose to keep another woman’s husband
in her house, and she said it was a choice Eloka made by himself and she
was satisfied with his decision.
She denied that she used love
charms on him but said Eloka entered into the relationship because he
needed care and attention which she said she was out to give him.
Meanwhile, there were indications that there have been efforts by
Eloka’s family to reach out to Grace for settlement so that Grace will
leave Eloka and return to his wife and children.
Man Beats His Son To Death Over Stolen Belt
A certain Sikiru Adebayo, was on Thursday arraigned in an Osogbo Chief
Magistrates’ Court for murdering his son. He allegedly beat his son to
It was revealed that Adebayo beat his son Uthman Adebayo to death
after the boy was said to have stolen a belt belonging to a neighbour.
He said the offence contravened Section 319(1) of the Criminal Code, Cap 34 Vol. 11 Laws of Osun, 2003.
counsel, Mudashiru Balogun, prayed the court to grant his client bail
on the most liberal terms.His plea was however denied.
Magistrate, Mrs Fatimoh Sodamade, ordered remand of the defendant in
police custody and amendment of the charge to reflect manslaughter as
indicated by the DPP.
The case was adjourned until Aug. 11 for mention.
My Wife Is A Drunk And Trouble Maker – Man Begs Court To Dissolve 20-Year Old Marriage
of the Court, Mrs Olayinka Akomolede, in her judgment, said disoolving
the marriage is the right decision as court’s records that the marriage
had broken down irretrievably.
Custody of the two children the marriage produced was given to Sidikatu for proper care.
ordered Karimu to provide monthly feeding allowance of N5,000 to
Sidikatu to cater for the children effective from Sept. 31 and the money
be paid through the court’s registrar.
the children and granted the father unrestricted access to the children.
75-year old petitioner, Karimu, a farmer, who resides at No.25, Ajowa
St., Ado-Ekiti, filed the application to divorce Sidikatu whom he
married 20 years ago as the fourth wife.
Karimu in his petition accused Sidikatu of constant drunkenness which often led to indecent behaviour.
“My wife is a drunk and whenever she takes beer, she will start fighting our neighbours.
“I’m not comfortable with this and if I dare intervene, she would start abusing me,” he told the court.
stopping there, Karimu also told the court that Sidikatu was in the
habit of threatening to kill him with hired assassins whenever they had
an argument or disagreement over family issues.
He, therefore, pleaded with the court to dissolve their marriage to enable him have peace of mind.
But the 59-year old Sidikat, a trader, who resides at No, 27, Ogbon Ado St., Ado-Ekiti, denied the allegations.
blamed the petitioner’s second wife for the constant rift between them
adding that whenever they had issues, Karimu always ordered her to sleep
on the chair in the sitting room.
“He usually allows the second wife to sleep on the bed with him in the bedroom.’’
The respondent, however, said she was not contesting the application for the dissolution of their marriage.
Two witnesses for the petitioner corroborated his claims and testified to Sidikatu’s constant drunkenness and other allegations.
Many Feared Dead In Boko Haram’s Fresh Attack In Adamawa
Many people were feared dead on Thursday in a fresh attack by Boko Haram Islamists in Ghumbili community in the Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa.
The attack comes a few days after a similar incident in a neighbouring
village in the Local Government, known as Mildu, where seven people were
killed by the insurgents.
Confirming the attack, the Chairman of Madagali Local Government
Council, Mr. Yusuf Muhammed, told newsmen that the attack lasted from 11
p.m. on Wednesday to 3 a.m. on Thursday.
to be ascertained and that villagers who escaped the attack were
currently taking refuge at Gulak, the headquarters of the council.
who also confirmed the attack, said that no life was lost.
in a string of deadly blows on mainly soft targets in Nigeria’s troubled
State Emergency Management Agency, Mr Haruna Furo, said that only one
person was killed and that many houses were destroyed.