The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has given a seven-day ultimatum to the former Aviation minister, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode; and Mr. Lere Olayinka, the media aide to Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State, to publicly apologise and pay the sum of N1.25 billion to him (Amaechi) for linking him to the seized Ikoyi N13 billion.
A plane has crashed on top of a lorry unloading outside a branch of Lidl supermarket in Tires, Portugal – killing all four people on board and at least one person on the ground.
At least one house is said to be on fire – as well as other vehicles in the car park – and more than 80 firefighters have rushed to the scene.Daily Mirror reports
Unconfirmed reports said that the person who died on the ground was the driver of the truck who was trapped – while at least four other people are said to have suffered minor injuries and breathing difficulties.
Ugochukwu Udeh, a Corps Member currently serving in Abuja is missing. According to his friends, Ugochukwu is a graduate from the University of Ibadan, hails from Enugu state, and resides in Lugbe, a surburb in Abuja. He left home for church in Wuse yesterday and has since not returned. All efforts to reach him has proved abortive as his phones are switched off. Anyone with useful information should call this number 08038901282.
At the just concluded AY Live 2017 the BBNnaija winner told a crowd
” Dem say I be celebrity, but I no believe am but I wan talk something u see me I go repeat cloth oo fashion police una get work oo u see this cloth I go wear am go anywhere I like, my money no go finish for packaging”
Charanpal Singh is living proof that disability is not inability. He is a trained mechanic but when he suffered a bout of meningitis in 2003, he ended up blind and hard of hearing. However, he never let his newfound disability affect his passion as a mechanic. To this day, he is still masterfully plying his trade. Singh, fondly known as Palo at his workplace, is the senior mechanic at the Range Rover Owners Club Kenya Garage in Ngara, Nairobi.
Singh says his experience made him realize who his true friends were. Before losing his sight, he owned his own garage in Nairobi. However, he lost everything to people he thought were his friends. Not all friends were bad, however. He got a second chance when his friend Aarif Gani, returned to Kenya from the UK, where he had been based.
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On Saturday, August 24, 2013, 13-year-old Daniel Ohikhena, from Owan, Edo State, stowed from Benin Airport to Lagos in the wheel well of Arik flight W3 544. When the flight landed at the Lagos Airport, security agents and passengers aboard the flight were shocked to see the boy creeping out of one of the wheels of the aircraft.
The security agents and passengers thought he was a ghost until they found that the boy stowed to Lagos. Daniel told journalists then that he thought the flight was go
ing to America as he wanted to travel outside Nigeria.
Benin stowaway boy, Daniel and mother
However, that silly move he made gave him the opportunity of being in school today, after then Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State adopted Daniel and gave him scholarship. Daniel, whose parents are separated, is from a very poor home and confessed that one of the things that motivated him into that dangerous adventure was his dream to be a pilot. He is 16 years old now and in SS 1 in Edo College, Benin-City. On holidays, Sunday Vanguard ran into Daniel, last week, where he was assisting his mother, who is into petty trading, at the Oba market. He is taller now and more mature.
Beautiful and talented mother of three and Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson attended the Glo Mega Music Tour in Akwa surprised her fans when she went on stage and twerked to Flavour N’abania’s song Shake Ukwu. Watch video after the cut
For the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, there has always been something strange about the daughter, Shaheeda who represented him at the BBOG movement’s third anniversary lecture for missing Chibok girls in Abuja last Friday.
By her own account at the Transcorp-Hilton Hotel venue of the event, Shaheeda said that she just became the first female in northern Nigeria to represent an Emir at a formal event.
While she appeared to have some inkling about the criticism that was bound to trail the development, and her not so conventional or inadequate use of the veil, her father’s video message that introduced her as a rather strange child took some members of the audience by surprise. .