Thursday 10 December 2015

Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly has been Impeached

The Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Momoh Jimoh was this afternoon impeached by his colleagues. His impeachment was endorsed by 17 of the 25-member House. He was accused of financial recklessness and misconduct.

Karim Benzema suspended by France Football Federation over sex tape blackmail scandal

France and Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has been suspended indefinitely from the French national team over the sex tape blackmail case he is currently involved in with team mate Mathieu Valbuena. The president of the national football federation (FFF), Le Graet said today that Benzema was put under formal investigation by a French judge last month in connection with an alleged attempt to blackmail international team mate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex video.

OAU scrap automatic employment for First Class graduates

The Vice-Chancellor of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Bamitale Omole, says the university can no longer give automatic jobs to First Class graduating students in line with its tradition. This is because of the economic down turn, which has affected the university’s finances.

Nigerians react after Lagos State Government closes 53 of mosques, churches

The decision of the Lagos State Government to shut down 53 churches, mosques and hotels across the state for noise pollution has generated a debate among Nigerians.

While some expressed support for the move, others criticised it, accusing the state government mixing up its priorities.

An online commentator with the user name MegaMoneyMan said it was long overdue.

Former Super Eagles Coach Stephen Keshi Loses Wife

The Former Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has lost his wife Kate. Stephen Keshi who is currently in the USA said that his late wife has been ill for a while before giving up the ghost on Wednesday.
“She was ill for a while now and I’m still in shock of this great loss,” Keshi said.