Tuesday, 6 September 2016

Ambode Confirms Sangowawa as Lagos State Surveyor General

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Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has confirmed the appointment of Surveyor Olutomi Sangowawa who served in acting capacity, as the new Lagos State Surveyor General.

The confirmation was conveyed through a letter signed by the Lagos State Head of Service, Mrs. Olabowale Ademola, where she stated thatthe acting appointment was confirmed due to cognizance of the integrity and track record of Surveyor Sangowawa.

The HOS noted further that she has no doubt that the Surveyor –General would bring forth his wealth of experience to bear on the mandate of the Office of the State Surveyor General.

Surveyor Olutomi Sangowawa joined the Lagos State Civil Service in December 1987 and progressively rose through the ranks to become the Acting Surveyor General in August 2015.

Monday, 14 September 2015

Man Arrested 16 Years After Killing Teenager

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Valencia Farmer

Police have arrested a man at the weekend in connection with the rape and murder of Cape Town teenager Valencia Farmer more than 16 years ago. 

The 14-year-old was gang-raped and stabbed more than 50 times near her home in Eerste River in 1999. 

Three men were sentenced for the murder, but police believed another three suspects were at large. The latest arrest occurred during a widespread anti-crime operation over the weekend. 

Friday, 28 August 2015

Chad sentences 10 Boko Haram members to death

Chad has sentenced 10 members of Nigeria-based Islamist militant group Boko Haram to death on terrorism charges, Reuters  reported, quoting judicial sources said on Friday.

"They are all sentenced to death," said one of the sources.

Chad's capital N'Djamena, less than 100 kilometres from the Nigerian border, was hit by a series of suicide bombings in June and July that killed more than 40 people.

Original Inhabitants Of Centenary City Site Have Been Compensated- Buhari

The Presidency Friday in Abuja welcomed an assurance from Centenary City PLC that all the original inhabitants of the site have been fully compensated.
Speaking after being briefed by the Chairman of the company's board of directors, General Abdulsalami Abubakar and members of its management team, President Buhari praised the Centenary City's main development partners from the United Arab Emirates for having enough confidence in Nigeria to agree to invest about $18.5 billion in the project.

President Buhari also welcomed the assertion by Gen. Abubakar and his team that the project will create about 250,000 more direct jobs in the Federal Capital Territory and about half a million indirect jobs.

Monday, 29 June 2015

Cech Writes Emotional Letter To Chelsea Fans After Signing For Arsenal

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Petr Cech

Arsenal have completed the signing of goalkeeper Petr Cech from London rivals Chelsea on a long-term contract for a fee reported to be around  £11m.

In a bid to clarify the decision behind the transfer, the former Chelsea shot stopper has written an open letter to Chelsea fans explaining the reason behind the move. 

Below is the letter in full: 

"I thought this would never happen but it is time for me to say goodbye to Chelsea. The club I have lived every single minute for since joining in July 2004, the club in which I thought I'd hang my gloves and boots one day and finish my career. But life doesn't always turn out the way you think it will.

Father Suffocates One Year Old Daughter During Heart Attack

Georgie Tester, one, suffocated when her father David, 43, fell on top of her as he suffered a heart attack. Both father and daughter were taken to Darent Valley Hospital,  Dartford (pictured) but were later pronounced dead
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According to the Mail Online, a father suffering a fatal heart attack suffocated his baby daughter when he collapsed on top of her in a 'tragic accident', an inquest heard today. 

David Tester, 43, was holding one-year-old daughter, Georgie in the bathroom at their home in Gravesend, Kent, and was brushing her death when he experienced a major blood clot in his heart.

As her father toppled on top of her, the little girl, who had been conceived via IVF, was left trapped and unable to breathe. 

Monday, 2 March 2015

Colour pink-obsessed owner Kills Cat after dying it

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An author, Lena Lenina, is under fire from animal rights activists for killing her cat believed to have died by the toxic hair dye, Metro UK reports.

Lena Lenina made the cat the main attraction at a ‘pretty in pink party’ where all the guests, the cat included, had to wear pink.

Eyewitnesses told Russian media that the animal, which at that stage in September was a young kitten, had been hysterical the whole evening and was constantly trying to get out of her hands.

Tuesday, 3 February 2015

Father Jailed For Stealing His Kids’ Christmas Gifts

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A cruel father has been jailed for stealing his own children’s Christmas presents, Metro Uk reports.

Joshua Seivwright, 28, broke in to take his two sons’ Playstation and games after a bitter row with their mother, a court heard.

Bad Santa dad Seivwright decided to steal them just six days before Christmas – after being told to ‘stay away’ from the home by partner Katie Thomas.

President Jonathan Mourns Okoya-Thomas

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President Goodluck Jonathan has received with immense sadness, news of the passing away of one Nigeria’s leading entrepreneurs, Chief Molade Okoya-Thomas, according to the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati.

In a press statement signed by Abati, President Jonathan extends sincere condolences to members of Chief Okoya-Thomas’ family as well as his friends, associates, business partners within and outside Nigeria, and the people of Lagos where he held the traditional title of Asoju-Oba.

Part of the statement reads: “The President shares their pain and sorrow as they mourn the late Chief Okoya-Thomas who was also honoured in his lifetime with the traditional titles of Odofin of Ile- Ife and Bobasuwa of Ijebu-Remo.”

Saturday, 17 January 2015

New Music: Bangin Oluwafocus: Ohun Ayo (AUDIO AND VIDEO)

Good Music Family presents ”Ohun Ayo” Official Video by Bangin Oluwafocus. A pretty decent wedding song with a good video. The #Sixtynine Crooner teamed up with Cardoso Imagery on this new Video titled #OhunAyo . this song can be played on every other good/happy day. Watch/Listen up and share your thoughts. | ENJOY!!!