One of the suspects arrested for the murder of a former winner of Guilder Ultimate Search, Hector Jobarteh, has owned up to his involvement in the crime.
The suspect, 49-year-old Ismaila Adeyemi, said he got a mobile phone from the valuables carted away from the victim’s residence.
He said his brother, Usman Adeyemi, who had also been arrested, helped him to sell the phone for N7,000, adding that he gave Usman N2,000 from the sum.
PUNCH Metro had reported that some assailants had, on September 3, 2017, trailed 38-year-old Jobarteh to his house on Olufowora Close, New Oko-Oba, Agege, from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, and shot him dead.
It was said the deceased had gone to pick his younger brother, who arrived from abroad, at the airport.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the new PayTV platform, TSTV, will enjoy a pioneer status with a three-year tax relief.
The Minister announced this in Abuja on Sunday night when he unveiled TSTV.
“Dr. (Bright) Echefu (TSTV Managing Director), you have come at a very good time because this government only recently granted a pioneer status to the Creative Industry and what this means is that you will be entitled to a three-year tax relief and all your investors will not pay any tax dividends,” he said.
Olamide Badoo has revealed the major reason he dropped out of school
He attributed his success in life to diligence and his inability to give up against all odds
Olamide Adedeji who is popularly known as Badoosneh or Olamide Badoo has revealed what made him drop out of Tai Solarin University of Education (TASUED). He said his parents’ inability to pay his school fees made him drop out of school.
This was made known at the summer camp organized by the Ogun state government. The event which took place at Akin Ogunpoola Model College in Akinale, Ewekoro local government area of Ogun had Olamide as a special guest of honour
The social media was agog on Thursday with birthday wishes from notable entertainers in the Nigerian entertainment industry to Nollywood actress Olufunke Akindele Bello on her 41st birthday.
The actress cum producer was born on Aug. 24, 1976, in Ikorodu, Lagos State.
She took her Instagram account to share a video of herself dancing to celebrate her birthday saying, ” #throwback !! It’s my birthday!! All glory to God!! #ilovemylife#iamdoingitagain Songs by my hubby”
She came into the limelight after featuring in a popular United Nations Population Fund-sponsored sitcom: “I Need to Know’’, which ran from 1998 to 2002.
Her popularity was recently boosted when she won the best actress in a leading role in the African Movie Academy Award for her popular record breaking movie “JENIFA’’.
Bello acquired a National Diploma in Mass Communication from the Ogun State Polytechnic, and later a degree in law from the University of Lagos.
Popular actress-turned evangelist, Eucharia Anunobi, has lost her son, Raymond, to sickle cell anaemia. Reports claimed that he died on Monday as a result of complications arising from the disease. He was 15.
This is the second time that Eucharia, who recently returned to the screen after almost a decade, has lost a loved one in less than three years. In 2015, her father, Pa Felix Anunobi, had passed away after a brief illness.
Raymond was the only son of the actress and the product of her stormy marriage to Charles Ekwu.
Most fans of seasoned actor, Olu Jacobs, are aware that he cut his teeth in Britain in the 1960s. The records, at least, say that the man who recently turned 75 was trained at the prestigious Royal Academy of the Arts in London and featured in a lot of British theatre and film productions till he returned to Nigeria many years later. But, many of them do not know that he had to disobey his father to make the journey to that country.