Day: February 1, 2019

PDP campaign DG in Gombe state, Bello Tinka joins APC

Alhaji Bala Bello Tinka, the Director General of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) campaign organisation in Gombe State has defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Tinka (alias Tinka Point) met with President Muhammadu Buhari at State House, Abuja, on Thursday night, where he pledged allegiance to the APC, and also vowed to bring his political weight to bear on the election of the President for a second term in office. Coming exactly a fortnight to the presidential election, the defection of Alhaji Tinka deals a massive blow to the PDP in Gombe. PDP currently governs the state, and...

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Former first lady, Patience Jonathan loses N1 billion to FG

Patience, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan has forfeited temporarily N1.0004 billion to the Federal Government. The interim forfeiture followed a court order secured by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The money was lodged in three deposits with Fidelity Bank Plc on 20th and 25th May, 2015. The forfeiture order by Federal High Court sitting in Kano and presided over by Justice A. Lewis-Allagoa is consequent upon a motion ex parte filed by the Commission seeking for the interim forfeiture of the money. The money was found in the account of Magel Resort Limited, a company linked...

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APC and APM Supporters Clash In Ogun State

Supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Allied Peoples Movement (APM) in Ogun State clashed on Thursday when the two parties were on campaign tour in Abeokuta North Local Government Area of the state. It was gathered that trouble started when the campaign team of Dapo Abiodun, the APC governorship candidate, and the team of a member of the House of Representatives representing Abeokuta North/Odeda/Obafemi-Owode constituency and a candidate of the APM, Mikky Kazzim, met at the Elega junction in Ward 4 of the LGA. It was gathered that the two groups met at a junction where...

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Dietitian Condell, hangs herself after posting suicide note

A young Manhattan dietitian Tara Condell hanged herself in her West Village apartment after posting a suicide note online in which she apologised to her mother. She said “felt absolutely nothing during what should have been the happiest and darkest times in my life,” police sources said Thursday. The 27-year-old Condell, from San Francisco was found dead with a cloth around her neck inside the bedroom of her home on West 10th Street around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday after police were called to the residence for a wellness check, sources said. Worried co-workers called the cops after Condell did not...

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