Oba Elegushi marries Second Wife

Oba Saheed Elegushi, Lagos monarch, has officially married his second wife, Hadiza Tanko, in Yankaba, Kano State, Friday, May 3rd. There have been the customary introduction and other such private ceremonies between the two families; however, the wedding Fathia proper took place after the Friday prayers at the Jamaat Mosque near the Tanko family house in Yankaba. The announcement of the wedding was made by the bride’s older brother, Salihu Tanko Yakasai, who is a Special Adviser Media to the Kano State Government. He didn’t provide further details, except for…

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Gateman declines house parting gift for borehole in his community

Musa Usman, a gateman, who has served an Indian National for 25 years, has declined a house offered to him as parting gift, requesting for a borehole for his community instead. Usman, who hail from Giljimmi, a Fulani settlement in Birniwa local government area of Jigawa state, lives with his family in a thatch house. Usman, who served the Managing Director of Jawa International Limited, a pharmaceutical company in Lagos, Mr. Verghese for 25 years, left the services of his boss in order to reunite with his family in the…

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OGBOMOSHO  PIVOTAL CLUB ELECT EXCO

Ogbomosho Pivotal Club, an association of indigenes of Ogbomosholand with a common goal of seeing to the development of the ancient town and its people has inaugurated a 12-man executive committee led by Alhaji Remi Adeseun as President to pilot its affairs for the next one year following their election in April. Adeseun, a fellow of both the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria and the Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy, succeeds Dr. Akin Onigbinde (SAN). Prince ‘Degun Agboade emerged Vice President while the duo of Alhaji Sola Adeseun and Engr. Akintayo Akintola were elected Secretary and Assistant Secretary respectively. Alhaji…

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More Lagos Wives Beat Husbands, Says Commissioner

Lagos State government yesterday raised the alarm over the increasing cases of housewives who now batter their husbands. The Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem, who said this while briefing journalists on the score card of his ministry in the last one year, said no fewer than 138 of such cases were reported to the agency in charge of domestic violence. Kazeem also said that the state Mobile courts arraigned 8,380 offenders for flouting the Road Traffic Law which included parking on walkways and yellow lines, use of BRT corridor,…

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Nigeria Ranked 5th Happiest Country In Africa – UN Happiness Report

The United Nations annual World Happiness Report has named Mauritius the most happiest country in Africa , while naming Burundi the saddest country in Africa. The World Happiness Report 2018, ranked 156 countries by their happiness levels, based on factors including life expectancy, social freedom, absence of corruption and migration within and between countries. According to the report, Top of the chart in Africa is Mauritius, which rose from second place to push out Algeria which was ranked happiest country in Africa in 2017. Libya which was ranked third happiest…

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FG Hails Mo Abudu, Chimamanda Adichie & Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde

The Federal Government has congratulated Mo Abudu, Chimamanda Adichie and Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, over the honours recently bestowed on them on the global stage, calling them great ambassadors of Nigeria. In a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the three honorees are iconic women in the Creative Industry who have brought great honour not only to themselves, their families and their industry, but also to the country. He described as well deserved the listing of Mo Abudu, the Chief Executive Officer…

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“Unmarried Women Have Nothing Better To Offer On Earth” — Counsellor George Lutherodt

Controversial marriage counsellor, George Lutherodt has jumped on the necks of unmarried women saying they have nothing better to offer on earth. Counsellor Lutherodt explaining his point said: “A woman’s position is the home remember that the homemaker is the woman and the house maker is the man. God created everything male and female, animal male and female, never thought of creating a man male and female until when a man came to name the things he desired in his loneliness in the midst of the Lord and the Lord…

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Canada based Bisi Jagunna extends helping hands to displaced people

Clare Bisi Jagunna, the pretty lady behind the non governmental foundation, Hands Lifting Hearts Initiatives, based in Calgary, Canada is extending her helping hands to the less privileged people in Nigeria. She says ” our mission is to provide succour and support to women and children that are displaced due to religious, domestic or economic situations in their communities, and this we have been achieving, and we intend to extend to Nigeria. ” A graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, and University of Ilorin before she relocated to Canada a decade…

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Canada based Bisi Jagunna extends helping hands to displaced people

Clare Bisi Jagunna, the pretty lady behind the non governmental foundation, Hands Lifting Hearts Initiatives, based in Calgary, Canada is extending her helping hands to the less privileged people in Nigeria. She says ” our mission is to provide succour and support to women and children that are displaced due to religious, domestic or economic situations in their communities, and this we have been achieving, and we intend to extend to Nigeria. ” A graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, and University of Ilorin before she relocated to Canada a decade…

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Gani Adams extols Gbenga Daniel, calls him ‘Asset to Yoruba nation’

The 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo designate, Otunba Gani Adams has described the former Governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel as an asset to the Yoruba nation and one of the most respected Governors to have come from Yorubaland. Otunba Adams stated this during a courtesy call on the former governor at his Asoludero Court residence in Sagamu on Tuesday. Going down the memory lane, Otunba Adams recalled the turbulent years of the Oodua People Congress (OPC) and the outstanding roles played by Otunba Daniel especially as he averted what…

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