Day: September 9, 2019

We Can’t Stop Xenophobic Attacks – South Africa’s Defence Minister

Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, South Africa’s Defence Minister, on Monday said that the attacks against foreigners including Nigerians in South Africa were planned by criminals and that government can’t prevent it. Mapisa-Nqakula, who said this in an interview with eNCA, a local television channel, described South Africa as an angry nation and insisted that the government can’t prevent the ongoing violence. She said, “The reality is that we have an angry nation. What’s happening can never be prevented by any government. “People are saying some heads of state decided not to attend the World Economic Forum; we should be talking about why...

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Rashidi Yekini was murdered, Odegbami claims

Ex-Nigeria international, Segun Odegbami, has said he believes his former team-mate, Rashidi Yekini, may have been murdered in 2012. Before to his death, Yekini was reported to have been ill for a long time, after allegedly suffering from bipolar disorder, depression and some other undisclosed psychiatric condition. But Odegbami in an interview with The Chat disagreed with the claims, saying “nobody could explain the circumstances of his death”. He said: “His people actually went and abducted him from his car and took him to a native doctor of some sort to cure him of his ‘insanity’. “Why insanity?…because he...

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COZA: Busola Dakolo makes demands from Pastor Fatoyinbo in court

Busola Dakolo, wife of popular musician, Timi Dakolo, has tendered her demands before a Federal Territory High Court in Abuja on her rape case against Biodun Fatoyinbo, Senior Pastor, Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, COZA. The Court on Monday summoned Fatoyinbo and Mrs. Dakolo to appear before it within 14 days. Busola, the wife of music star, Timi Dakolo, had made some explosive disclosures about COZA Pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo. She accused the cleric of raping her when she was still very young. She told the High Court that the rape had adversely affected her marital sex life and demanded a...

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19-year-old arrested for falsifying UTME scores – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has arrested a 19-year-old girl for falsifying her 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination score. The UTME candidate identified as Rejoice Mordi was arrested at JAMB headquarters in Bwari area of Abuja, where she turned up in company of her father to lodge a complaint of getting two result slips from JAMB after increasing her score from 164 to 264. Upon interrogation, Mordi confessed to getting the fake result from one Iyanuoluwa via Whatsapp. She disclosed that the fake JAMB agent sent the result to her phone after collecting her registration number and...

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BREAKING: Court summons Busola Dakolo, Pastor Fatoyinbo over rape allegation

The Federal High Court, sitting in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on Monday, summoned founder of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, Biodun Fatoyinbo and Mrs. Busola Dakolo, wife of popular musician, Timi Dakolo, to appear before it within 14 days. Busola, the wife of music star, Timi Dakolo, had made some explosive disclosures about COZA Pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo. She accused the cleric of raping her when she was still very young. Fatoyinbo had since reacted to the reports, denying ever raping the woman. Fatoyinbo admitted that Busola Dakolo and her family “attended the church during the early start of the...

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