OONI NAMES SON AFTER PREDECESSOR, SIR ADESOJI ADEREMI, TO RELEASE PICTURES AFTER 21 DAYS

The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, on Wednesday fulfilled his promise to name his newly born prince after his predecessor, Sir Tadenikawo Adesoji Aderemi. The day which climaxed the first eight-day of the 3 week cultural rites traditionally observed at the Ile Oodua Palace of the Ooni of Ife for naming new born princes and princess started with the traditional movement of the Ooni from his private residence in the palace to the sacred Yeyemoolu well to offer prayers and traditional rites before…

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Police Nab Woman Who Killed Own Children To Protest Husband’s Choice Of Second Wife

-Adewale Adetoyese Men of the Kano State Command of the Nigeria Police have arrested a housewife identified as Hauwa, for allegedly killing two of her children to protest her husband’s choice of marrying a second wife. TellAfrica gathered that the police public relations officer in the state, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa who confirmed the incident added that she is currently in their custody, and the investigation had already commenced after the command CP ordered the case to be transferred to the criminal investigation unit. The deceased kids were identified as…

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21-Year-Old Of Nigerian Origin Found Mysteriously Dead On UK Beach

The deceased, Blessing Olusegun, 21, was found dead on a beach in the United Kingdom. The mother of the deceased now seek justice as she demands the cause of her daughter’s death, whose body was found lying on a beach in East Sussex, a region in the United Kingdom, according to the Evening Standard. One of Olusegun’s close friend and work colleague, Christiana Sofolabo, described her death as “mysterious“. However, the Sussex police, while describing the death as “unexplained” have said they are not currently treating it as suspicious. Olusegun…

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Ooni Ogunwusi Returns From Seclusion; Harps On Fasting, Prayers Towards Seeking Heavenly Blessings

-Adewale Adetoyese The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, on Friday night returned from the seven days seclusion exercise which he embarked upon as part of the ongoing Olojo festival. While addressing the cheering crowd at his Ile Oodua Palace, Ooni Ogunwusi described his journey as a core spiritual exercise during which he prayed for his subjects, the Yoruba race and the entire humanity. “Tonight, I’ll give you keys towards receiving heavenly blessings and all round breakthrough. It is fasting and prayers to the…

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31 Yr-Old Woman Struck A Final Pose To Death As She Falls Into A Dam

Final pose! 31-year-old woman dies after falling into dam while posing for photos. A woman slipped into a dam while posing for photos at a lovers’ picnic at Chepkiit Waterfalls in Nandi County. Our correspondent S’Teller learnt that the 31-year-old Dorcas Jepkemoi Chumba was swept away by raging waters on Sunday afternoon while her partner, Benjamin Kazungu, was using her phone to take pictures of her. Ms Chumba’s family, which hails from Kapchorwa village in Keiyo South, has been camping at the falls since Sunday with the hope of retrieving…

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Woman Whose Husband Forced To Have 17 Abortions Seek Redress

-Adewale Adetoyese “My husband, Adewale forced me to have 15 abortions” Shukurat Adewumi A nurse, Shukurat Adewumi, on Monday sought the dissolution of her 17-year-old marriage to husband, Adewale, in a Customary Court sitting at Mapo in Ibadan on grounds that he forced to have 15 abortions. TellAfrica gathered that Shukurat, a mother of three, made the claim in her counter argument before Chief Ademola Odunade, the court’s President . ”He forced me to have abortion 15 times, putting my life at risk. ”He denied paternity of my three children.…

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Pastor Who Killed Herbalist Insist He Was Sent By God

The Police Command in Anambra has launched investigation to reveal the cause of alleged murder of a native doctor by a pastor. In a statement issued on Friday by Haruna Mohammed, the Command’s spokesman, identified the herbalist victim as 60-year-old Oliver Ugwu of Umusiome village, Nkpor near Onitsha. He said the suspect, Uchenna Chukwuma, 21, a pastor who reside at Ugwuezue street, Umusiome Nkpor near Onitsha, allegedly carried out the murder with a machete on 3 September 2020. “The suspect, who hails from Amagunze in Nkanu East LGA of Enugu…

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Ondo 2020: Shame On Us!!!

How badly can it get for us? Must politics be a do or die for us as Nigerians? If politics is actually a call to serve, why do we have to kill the very people we intend to serve before we get to the desired position of service? A call to serve humanity should be gotten through a free and fair process; why must political aspirants send out thugs cum party loyalist to destroy banners and posters of other eligible aspirants? Does it also have to get bad, to the…

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Woman Arrested In Connection To EFCC Employment Scam

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested one Hajiya Hadiza Umar Abubakar for defrauding a job seeker, Nuraddeen Abubakar of N3,000,000 (Three Million Naira only) through a fake promise of securing employment for him in the EFCC. Our correspondent S’Teller gathered that the suspect was arrested in a branch of Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB), as she sent her son to make a transaction, unaware that the Commission has placed a Post No Debit (PND) on all her accounts. The detention of her son in the bank,…

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Aisha Buhari, Daughter-Hanan & Others Escape Air-Crash on Return From Dubai Trip

According to an exclusive report from SR, Nigeria was saved from a national disaster and calamity over the weekend when the private jet returning the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, and her daughter, Hanan, from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, lost control for about 10 minutes after five hours of flying. Recall that TellAfrica had reported that the First Lady sneaked out to the UAE, disguising the trip as a medical emergency under the government imposed lockdown to shop for the forthcoming wedding of Hanan. On their return trip to…

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