Day: March 3, 2019

Resurrection Scandal: Pastor Alph Lukau apologizes

A South African pastor, Alph Lukau, who claimed to have resurrected a man from the dead has said he regrets the incident. His viral resurrection stunt led to several lawsuits with some critics challenging him to raise the late South African leader, Nelson Mandela, from the dead. Mr Lakau, who runs the popular Alleluia Ministries, has now also claimed that the man was already alive when he arrived at his church. The controversial preacher said this during an interview with Power FM’s Power Drive host, Thabiso Tema, in South Africa on Wednesday. Explaining how it all happened, he said...

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Amosun meets with Buhari over suspension

Ibikunle Amosun, Governor of Ogun State, on Sunday met with President Muhammadu Buhari. The meeting was held at the State House, Abuja on Sunday. The meeting was disclosed by Bashir Ahmad, the president’s media aide, in a tweet The tweet reads: “Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State visits President Buhari this afternoon at the State House, Abuja.” This may be connected with the suspension of Amosun and the Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha by the NWC of the APC on Friday for anti-party activities. Also suspended by the APC NWC over anti-party activities were the Minister of Niger Delta...

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Suspensions in APC: Gov. Okorocha states Buhari’s position

The Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, has spoken on the suspensions meted out to party members and said President Muhammadu Buhari is unaware of recent decisions taken by Adams Oshiomhole. Okorocha, in a statement released through his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo, insisted the president is too “descent and does not have an appetite for lawlessness like Oshiomhole in running the affairs of APC”. According to the Governor, “Adams Oshiomhole has done so many strange things within the party and it will be wrong for anybody to think that President Buhari on account of his penchant for decency, honesty,...

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Babangida arrested for stabbing man to death

The Kano State Police Command has arrested two suspects, Kamalu Musa and another simply called Babangida, both residents of Shekar Maidaki Quarters in Kano, for allegedly stabbing a man to death. DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, disclosed this in a statement he issued to newsmen in Kano on Sunday, NAN reports He said the incident occurred on Feb. 27, while the victim, Adamu Bala who resided in Bubugaje Area of Shekar Maidaki Quarters Kano, was saying his prayers at a block industry. ”The suspects attacked and stabbed the victim to death with...

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PDP Suffers Mass defection in Kaduna

With six days to the 9 March governorship election in Kaduna, a major defection of members has hit the opposition Peoples Democratic Party. Mohammed Sani Sidi, one of the prominent governorship aspirants of the PDP said he and his political associates and many other chieftains of the party across the 23 local government areas of Kaduna State have resigned their membership of the party. However, they did not indicate the party they are joining. The mass defection from the PDP was revealed by Alhaji Ahmed Maiyaki, a close associate of Sani Sidi. Sidi conveyed his resignation in a letter...

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