Day: November 1, 2023

  • Senator Natasha makes shocking revelation about Gov Yahaya Bello

    The post Senator Natasha makes shocking revelation about Gov Yahaya Bello appeared first on Kemi Filani News. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Kogi central senatorial district in the 2023 general election, Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan, has claimed Governor Yahaya Bello offered her up to N70 million to step down. Akpoti-Uduaghan stated this while appearing on…

  • NGX profit after-tax increases to N1.22bn in Q3 2023

    NGX profit after-tax increases to N1.22bn in Q3 2023

    The Nigerian Exchange Group’s profit after tax in the third quarter of 2023 increased to N1.22 billion. The profit represented a 606.2 increment compared to the N172.7 million recorded in the same period of 2022. Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of NGX Group, Oscar Onyema, disclosed this recently while commenting on the company’s performance. According to…

  • Court dissolves housewife’s 6-year ‘loveless’ marriage

    Court dissolves housewife’s 6-year ‘loveless’ marriage

    An Upper Area Court in Kubwa, Abuja, on Wednesday, dissolved a six-year-old marriage between Hafsat Jimoh and her husband, Abubakar Momoh. The Judge, Mohammed Wakili, dissolved the marriage according to Islamic Law, following Jimoh’s prayer for divorce on grounds of lack of love and care. Wakili, however, ordered Jimoh to observe “Iddah” (waiting period) of…

  • Osimhen shortlisted for 2023 CAF Men’s Player of the Year award

    The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has listed Super Eagles and Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen, in the shortlists for the 2023 Africa Men’s Player of the Year award. Osimhen is in the running for the award alongside 29 other nominees who were unveiled on CAF’s X handle on Wednesday. Other top stars also nominated are…

  • FG seeks global collaboration to strengthen childhood vaccination, vaccine research, devt

    The Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof. Muhammed Pate, has called for global collaboration to strengthen childhood vaccination platforms and vaccine research and development. Pate made the call while addressing the First Asia Pacific Summit on Infectious Diseases and Immunisation, organised by the Asia Pacific Immunisation Coalition (APIC) with theme “Vaccination for All:…

  • Gift Orban nominated for CAF Young Player of the year award

    Nigerian striker Gift Orban has been nominated for the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Young Player of the Year (Men) award scheduled for 11 December 2023 in Marrakech, Morocco. CAF on Wednesday revealed the list of nominees for the Young Player of the Year, an award for players under the age of 21 with Orban…

  • Appeal Court affirms Udende’s victory in Benue North-East

    The post Appeal Court affirms Udende’s victory in Benue North-East appeared first on Kemi Filani News. The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday affirmed the election victory of Emmanuel Udende of the All Progressives Congress as the senator representing Benue North-east. The court set aside the decision of the election petition tribunal, which last…

  • EPL: Not playing best football normal – Sagna defends Arsenal midfielder, Odegaard

    EPL: Not playing best football normal – Sagna defends Arsenal midfielder, Odegaard

    Former Arsenal Defender, Bacary Sagna has defended the club’s captain Martin Odegaard after he was criticized for his recent display for the Gunners. Sagna also believes the Norway international will overcome his underwhelming start to have a ‘huge impact this season’. Odegaard was one of Arsenal’s best players in the Premier League last season as…

  • Rivers Crisis: Ateke Tom warns against ethnic sentiments in dispute between Wike, Fubara

    Rivers Crisis: Ateke Tom warns against ethnic sentiments in dispute between Wike, Fubara

    Ex-militant leader and Amanyanabo of Okochiri Kingdom, Ateke Tom, has warned against inputting ethnic colouration in the dispute between the Rivers State Governor, Siminalayi Fubara and his predecessor, Chief Nyesom Wike. Ateke Tom appealed to all stakeholders to apply caution in their reactions, insisting that the face-off was between a father and his political godson.…

  • Senate screens Tinubu’s electoral commissioner nominees

    Senate screens Tinubu’s electoral commissioner nominees

    Nigeria Senate is currently screening nominees by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to serve as Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs. The nominees who are ten in number are being screened by the upper legislative Chamber and if confirmed would be deployed to the various States to carry out their primary duties. Senate Leader, Michael Bamidele Opeyemi after…