COZA founder, Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo finally reacts to Busola Dakolo rape accusation

Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, founder of the Commonwealth of Zion church (COZA) has finally reacted to the trending rape allegations made against him by Busola, wife of popular singer, Timi Dakolo, tagging the claims as false and citing that he is innocent. In a public statement shared on his official Instagram handle @biodunfatoyinbo, the popular pastor said he had never raped…

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Timi Dakolo wife accuses COZA founder ‘Pastor Abiodun’ of rape

Busola Dakolo, a photographer and wife of Nigerian musician, Timi Dakolo, has accused the founder of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Pastor Abiodun Fatoyinbo, of rape. Mrs. Dakolo is the second high profile person after Ese Walter to accuse Pastor Fatoyinbo of rape. According to Mrs Dakolo, while she was still below the age of 18, pastor Fatoyinbo visited her…

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Bodyguard who killed Ethiopian Army Chief ‘Seare Mekonnen’ identified

Ethiopian authorities have revealed the identity of the bodyguard accused of killing Ethiopia’s Army Chief, Gen. Seare Mekonnen, and another general. The two generals were killed Saturday in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, in what the authorities have said was part of an alleged attempt to overthrow the regional government in the Amhara state. On Sunday the government said an…

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Hundreds homeless as Anambra agency seals off shanties in Awka

More than 100 persons are facing the risk of becoming homeless following the sealing off of shanties in the Anambra State capital by the Awka Capital Territory Development Authority, ACTDA. According to reports, the agency sealed off structures sited indiscriminately in Awka, including shanties built under high-tension poles and cables. Other unauthorised buildings also sealed off were those whose fences…

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Nigerian man sentenced to 7 years for smuggling ‘drug-soaked’ clothes in Dubai

A 39-year-old Nigerian man, name withheld, has been sentenced to 7 years in the United Arab Emirates capital, Dubai for drug trafficking. According to reports, he was arrested at Dubai International Airport after inspectors found check-in luggage filled with crystal meth-soaked clothes in his possession. The amount reportedly totalled to 18.2 kg of drugs.  Reports hold that the 39-year-old arrived…

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Nigerian Police release list of successful applicants for 2019 recruitment

The Nigerian Police Force has reportedly released the list of successful candidates and applicants in the 2019 recruitment exercise. The Federal Capital Territory Police Command on Friday informed all candidates who applied for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force to check their names at their respective Local Government Area Councils. This development is contained in a statement issued on Friday…

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Five Indian Sailors abducted in Nigeria, rescued after two months in captivity

Five Indian sailors who were abducted from a ship in Nigeria have been rescued after over two months in captivity, Indian Minister of State for Shipping Mansukh Mandaviya said on Friday. Mandaviya said the seafarers from the vessel ‘MT Apecus’ were kidnapped and taken ashore from the vessel in the outer anchorage off Bonny Island in Nigeria on April 19.…

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‘Take Over Power’, Obasanjo urges Nigerian youths

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has called on Nigerian youths to rise up and do more in contributing to the growth and development of the country instead of waiting on the leaders. He admonished the youths not to allow anybody to tell them they ‘are too young to lead’ stating that those frustrating the youths are not more capable than them.…

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Warda, Egyptian Player banned over sex allegations recalled

Egyptian midfielder Amr Warda, who was kicked out of the AFCON squad over claims of sexual harassment, will return for the knockout stages at the request of his team-mates, the country’s football association said Friday. The 25-year-old Warda was excluded ahead of Egypt’s 2-0 victory over the Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday after sexual harassment claims surfaced earlier in…

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Trump warns Putin ‘not to meddle’ in US election, during G20

Controversial United States President, Donald Trump has reportedly told Russian leader, Vladimir Putin ‘not to meddle’ in the forthcoming US 2020 elections as the two met during the recent G20 summit. Much of Trump’s time in office has been haunted by allegations that Moscow helped get him elected, but when it came to confronting Vladimir Putin on the issue, the…

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