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Ikosi-Isheri LCDA Throws Out Ambode’s List Of SLG, Supervisory Councilors.

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Pandemonium struck at Ikosi-Isheri Local Council Development Area, LCDA over the appointment of Secretary to the Local Government and Supervisory Councilors.

Information reaching us was that the elected Chairman of the council, Oyesanya Abdulfatai who was said to have the backing of Bayo Oshinowo a House of Assembly member had blatantly refused the suggested list of candidates presented by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to the Local Government.

Abdulfatai  noted that the governor was in no position to recommend anybody to them and would not regard them nor swear in the candidates into their respective offices, instead he swore in his own candidates into office as early as 6:30am on Monday.

The list suggested by the governor included: Mrs Kafayat Filaoye (SLG) and Olalekan Folake Azeez, Idowu Ashimi, Mrs Funke Alabi, Gbadesare Isiaka Fashola and Ajayi Olaniyi Isaac as supervisory councilors.

The list was however replaced with Dolapo bashiru as SLG and Sikiru Alabi, Fatoki Kehinde, Yemi Oshofa, Abideen, Awokoya Sukanmi , Alhaji Adisa as supervisory councilors.

They were sworn in by one Barrister Mutiu Ajisebutu and in the presence of the Clerk, Mr Kehinde Fashola.

Other areas affected are Kosofe local government, Agboyi-ketu lcda, Mosan-okunola, Agbado Oke-Odo LCDAs, among others.

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Breaking News:Yoruba Freedom Fighter, Sunday Igboho Arrested in Cotonou

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Yoruba freedom fighter, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has been arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic by security operatives in the West African country.

Igboho was arrested Monday night after fleeing Nigeria to evade arrest by Nigeria’s secret police.

A source privy to his departure from Nigeria said he had perfected plans to secretly escape from Nigeria through Cotonou and was heading to Germany.

He was, however, nabbed by security operatives in the neighboring country.

Speaking with SaharaReporters, a source privy to the incident, said, “Sunday Igboho has been arrested in Cotonou. He was arrested about an hour ago.

“He was supposed to travel to Germany through Cotonou this night. He wanted to leave Africa through Cotonou. He was arrested by security operatives in Cotonou.

“They are planning to bring him back to Nigeria.”

Recall that the Department of State Services had declared Igboho wanted after its operatives carried out a bloody midnight raid on his residence in the Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo State.

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Popular Nigerian Singer, Sound Sultan dies at 44

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Singer, Olanrewaju Fasasi aka Sound Sultan, has died. A statement released by his family says he died on July 11 after a long battle with throat cancer.

The singer is survived by his wife and three children.

 

The statement reads;

“It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Multi-talented veteran singer, rapper, songwriter, Onlanrewaju Fasasi a.k.a Sound Sultan.

Too sad! Singer, Sound Sultan, dies at 44

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#EndSARS: Court strikes out suit against Sam Adeyemi, Davido, Falz, BurnaBoy, Aisha Yesufu and others

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Justice Bello Jawu of a High Court sitting in Abuja has struck out a suit filed by one Kenechukwu Okeke, a human rights activist, against Davido, Aisha Yesufu, Pastor Sam Adeyemi, and 47 other celebrities and activists over their activities during the October 2020 #EndSARS protests.

The judge in a ruling delivered on Friday, July 2, also restrained the Nigeria Police Force and Okeke from taking any steps to prosecute the individuals for their role played during the #EndSARS protest.

Okeke had in November 2020 filed criminal proceedings before a magistrate court in Abuja against the 50 persons over claims they promoted the October 2020 #EndSARS protests.

In the suit, he alleged that the defendants acted in a manner “with intent to assist in the promotion of an unlawful assembly under the guise or composition of #EndSARS

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