AMCON battles ex-Customs’ staff over N175m debt

One of the Federal High Courts situated in Lagos, has adjourned the hearing of  debt recovery suit of N176,586 487.86 instituted against former custom staff, Dr. Kamoru Bolaji Yusuff by Asset Management of Nigeria, AMCON till November 5, 2019.  In a statement of claim filed before the court by a Lagos lawyer Fola Alade on behalf of the debt recovery agency, the plaintiff alleged that Dr Kamoru Bolaji Yusuf who is a former staff of the Nigerian Customs service and owner of shares in 13 stock exchange quoted companies was…

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Woman sued for jumping over zoo fence to dance before lion

An unidentified woman has been sued for criminal trespass after jumping over the Bronx Zoo security fence in New York just to perform a dance stunt before a lion. The woman managed to get into the African lion exhibit at the Bronx Zoo, and paraded in front of one of the lions. The lion watched as the woman danced and greeted him, even as bystanders watched on. Another zoo visitor who witnessed the daring do, Hernán Reynoso, said, “She just was there, dancing, saying ‘hi’ to the lion.” “The lion…

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Buhari will not seek tenure extension under any circumstances -Garba Shehu

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will not seek tenure extension at the end of his 2nd term in office as rumours of a possible 3rd term agenda spread in the gossip mill. Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu in a statement on Nigeria’s Independence Day made the declaration saying categorically that the President will not seek tenure extension under any circumstances and will not support an amendment of the constitution to make that happen. “The Presidency wishes to correct internet-based gossip and un-informed media commentary regarding presidential term limits, given credence by…

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