Sunday, January 17

Scandals and Rumours

I Didn’t Snatch Niyi Johnson From Toyin Aimakhu – Seyi Edun
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I Didn’t Snatch Niyi Johnson From Toyin Aimakhu – Seyi Edun

Seyi Edun is a popular Nollywood actress and producer. She has produced a few movies, one of which is Eja Nla which shot her to limelight. Lately, Seyi whose popular alias is SHAI, has been at the centre of a big controversy on social media. She was accused of dating fellow actor, Niyi Johnson, the estranged husband of popular actress Toyin Aimakhu. A few weeks back, she was even accused of being pregnant for him. The general story in town is that it is Toyin who is behind all these controversies. As the story goes, Toyin does not like Shai and she was who got her friends in the social media to attack Shai. For the very first time, Shai has come out to explain what led to the controversy. Last week she spoke to City People Publisher, SEYE KEHINDE about her career and the allegation...
Man Exposes Kenyan Air Hostess For Allegedly Offering Him Sex in Exchange For Money
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Man Exposes Kenyan Air Hostess For Allegedly Offering Him Sex in Exchange For Money

A man has released screenshots of conversations between him and a Kenyan hostess who has been allegedly asking him for sex. (I said allegedly because in this computer age, it is possible for a bitter lover or an enemy who has access to her intimate pictures to plan things like this just to spite her.Even a scorned wife could do this) The screenshots have gone viral on Kenyan social media. If he really turned her down because he is married with kids and knows this kind of behavior is shameful, kudos to him for being one of the rare good men out there.
Muhammad Ali’s Son Dumps Wife & Children After Getting His Inheritance
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Muhammad Ali’s Son Dumps Wife & Children After Getting His Inheritance

Muhammad Ali's son has dumped his wife and two children after inheriting his part of his late father's fortune, a report suggests. Just over a month after the The Greatest's death, Muhammad Ali Jr. is believed to have moved out of his family home in Chicago's South Side to a more affluent part of the city. He was woefully neglected by his absentee father as a child, and badly bullied by boys who wanted to prove they could beat up the champion’s son Sources told Radar Online he wanted to move into a better neighborhood after getting the money.Children of the boxing hero, who died on June 3, met in California to discus how to divide his estate. When Ali Jr. returned, those close to them said he had suddenly come into money, according to the report. For the last ten years, ...
Chaz B’s Widow Denies Romance With Actor DKD
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Chaz B’s Widow Denies Romance With Actor DKD

Chaz B’s widow, Chinyere Roseline Chukuma has denied she is in a romantic relationship with fast rising Nollywood actor, Daniel Kanayo Daniel, aka DKD. The report was published by a blogger but her lawyers have debunked the story saying. “Our attention has been drawn to a complete false and defamatory story against our client, Mrs. Roseline Chinyere Chukuma, widow of the late famous broadcaster, Chaz B, written and blogged by a writer. The story has since gone viral on the internet with unimaginable number of readers passing negative and derogatory remarks about the person of our client. We are constrained to inform the public that the said story is malicious, false, unethical of media practice and disparaging to the personality and integrity of Mrs. Chukuma. The story has alleged a rom...
Bullion Van Driver Confesses Transporting Huge Sum of Money For Governor Fayose
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Bullion Van Driver Confesses Transporting Huge Sum of Money For Governor Fayose

EFCC is currently investigating Ekiti-state Governor Fayose for allegedly receiving N1.219bn from the Office of the National Security Adviser, ONSA, for his campaign in 2014 governorship campaign, which is part of the arms fund allegedly diverted by former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col Sambo Dasuki (rtd). A bullion van driver, Olaoluwa Omotoso, has confessed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, of how he transported huge sum of money from the Ekiti State Airport in Akure in company of Governor Ayodele Fayose’s ally, Abiodun Agbele during the 2014 governorship election. The commission had alleged that N4.7bn was paid into a bank account of Sylvan McNamara, a company in which the sons of a former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, are ...
19 Year Old Reveals South African President Jacob Zuma Is Her ‘Sugar Daddy’
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19 Year Old Reveals South African President Jacob Zuma Is Her ‘Sugar Daddy’

A 19-year-old girl has posted a series of selfies of herself and South African President Jacob Zuma in public display of affection, claiming they are in love and appreciating all that he has done for her. Lindokuhle Dlamini took to social media on Tuesday to share the pictures below with the caption: “He is not just a blesser, we are in love and I am grateful for all that he has done for me, much love. Xo xo.” The word “blesser”, or sugar daddy, is a common phrase in South Africa, meaning an older man who gives a younger woman money or gifts in exchange for sex. Her Facebook account has since been deleted but the pictures were circulated on social media on Wednesday. The Presidency has said it will look into the origin of the photographs. “We will check the matter,” Presidencyspokespe...
EFCC Seals Off Abuja Office of Company That Sold Lt. Buratai his Dubai Properties
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EFCC Seals Off Abuja Office of Company That Sold Lt. Buratai his Dubai Properties

As part of the ongoing probe of the laundering of over $200billion loot in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by former political office holders, operatives of the EFCC today, July 13th 2016, stormed the office of a Dubai property firm, The First Group Company, in Abuja. According to Sahara Reporters, the real estate development company located on the seventh floor of the Bank of Industry building of the Central Business District, Abuja, is same one featured in its investigations into the alleged properties belonging to Army Chief of Staff Tukur Buratai. The EFCC team raided the company’s seventh-floor office after obtaining a search warrant. The company is also being investigated for allegedly defrauding unsuspecting Nigerians by luring them to invest in real estate in Dubai. A prom...
Stella Oduah Allegedly Purchased $13 Million Oil Tanker Before Being Sacked As Minister
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Stella Oduah Allegedly Purchased $13 Million Oil Tanker Before Being Sacked As Minister

SaharaReporters has exclusively obtained shipping and merchant vessel documents which show that the disparaged former Minister of Aviation Stella Oduah purchased and registered an oil tanker a few months before she was sacked by former President Goodluck Jonathan. It will be recalled that Mrs. Oduah, now the Senator from Anambra State, was sacked by Mr. Jonathan in February 2014 following a series of exposes from SaharaReporters connecting her to a massive BMW vehicle scandal. In recent days, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) discovered that N2.5 billion was put in a bank account under the name of Mrs. Oduah’s housemaid. The EFCC said “Senator Oduah apparently opened the account with her housemaid’s name, image, and details without the housemaid knowing about it.”...
Obanikoro brought in N2.1bn cash for Fayose’s Election – Tope Aluko
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Obanikoro brought in N2.1bn cash for Fayose’s Election – Tope Aluko

The 2014 election of Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose, was partly funded with cash from the the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) under Col. Sambo Dasuki, and some contractors, says the former secretary of Peoples Democratic in Ekiti State, Dr. Temitope Aluko. He revealed this on Tuesday during an interview on ADABA 88.9 FM, where he stated that the governor lied that his election was funded by Zenith Bank. He further said Fayose gave N200 million to Zenith bank after he won the election, noting that the governor had less than N10 million in his personal account before he came to vie for the election. Aluko alleged that Fayose’s primary election was also funded by the Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. “Th...
Probe Lt. Gen Buratai, Afenifere, Falana, Others Say
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Probe Lt. Gen Buratai, Afenifere, Falana, Others Say

According to Punch newspaper, prominent Nigerians and groups on Monday urged the Federal Government, particularly the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, to investigate the Chief of Army Staff,  Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, over the purchase of $1.5m properties in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. The Chief Of Army Staff and his two wives were reported last  week by an online medium, Sahara Reporters, to have owned   $1.5m  properties in Dubai. The National Publicity Secretary of Afenifere, Yinka Odumakin, in an interview with the newspaper, said Buratai  should be probed over the allegation of the Dubai property scandal. He stated, “The defence the army put up for him is so silly to be believed outside the barracks. All the earnings of Buratai since he joined the army, if all were sa...
Linda Ikeji Hit With N75 Million Tax Bill
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Linda Ikeji Hit With N75 Million Tax Bill

Yesterday, June 22, 2016 popular blogger, Linda Ikeji was accused of evading tax and denying her Banana Island mansion. The former model was said to be in trouble with the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) for evading N75 million tax bill. Reports suggest that the FIRS slammed her with a staggering N75 million tax bill and some of the tax proceeds are reported to be related to the purchase of her N500 million mansion. Now, Linda exclusively told Pulse those rumours are false as she works as an individual and not a company. According to her, "Firs go after companies not individuals. And I was operating as an individual," she said. Linda Ikeji who was alleged to have said she is not the owner of the Banana Island Mansion had earlier this year claimed to be hers had this to say abou...
AMCON to Takeover Companies Owned by Sen. Ben Murray-Bruce
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AMCON to Takeover Companies Owned by Sen. Ben Murray-Bruce

The Assets Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON) have reportedly secured an order from a Federal High Court in Lagos, to take over companies owned by businessman, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce. According to Sahara Reporters, Murray-Bruce and his family members who are his business partners have defaulted in the repayment of N11billion loan to banks. They will now take over Silverbird Cinemas and other companies by Thursday morning over the alleged loan default.
Producer Charges Ubi Franklin to Court Over Unpaid Fee
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Producer Charges Ubi Franklin to Court Over Unpaid Fee

Ubi Franklin had an elaborate wedding that attracted celebrities from far and wide. But many might be shock to know where the money came from. However, there is a rumor that the money used for the celebration of his wedding was siphoned cash that was supposed to be used to pay the producer who produced Iyanya’s single ‘Gift’. According to udrmedia, Ubi who allegedly collected advance payments from MTN, MTECH Limited and MCOMM for the song, never paid Blaq Jerzy, who wrote and produced the song. Feeling cheated, Blaq Jerzy allegedly decided to sue Ubi Franklin, Iyanya, Don Jazzy, MTN Nigeria and Mavins Records, over Iyanya’s song “Gift” ft Don Jazzy. Unfortunately, Mavin Boss was also dragged into the mess due to the fact that he was featured in the song. Till now, none of t...
‘Barack Obama is “Directly Responsible” For Orlando Attacks’ – 2008 Republican Presidential Nominee Sen McCain
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‘Barack Obama is “Directly Responsible” For Orlando Attacks’ – 2008 Republican Presidential Nominee Sen McCain

Arizona native and 2008 Republican party presidential nominee Senator John McCain has made a serious allegation towards U.S president Barack Obama saying he is responsible for the Orlando Gay club attacks that took over 49 lives on Sunday, saying the responsibility of those attacks lies with Obama. The Arizona Republican, who has been sharply critical of the President's foreign policy strategy, said that his failure to adequately address terror threats led to the rise of ISIS. "Barack Obama is directly responsible for it because when he pulled everybody out of Iraq, al Qaeda went to Syria, became ISIS, and ISIS is what it is today thanks to Barack Obama's failures -- utter failures, by pulling everybody out of Iraq, thinking that conflicts end just because you leave. So the responsibil...
Van Vicker’s Manager Responds To Husband’s Adultery Allegations
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Van Vicker’s Manager Responds To Husband’s Adultery Allegations

Van Vicker's manager Dr. Clarice Ford-Kulah has responded to allegations levelled against her that she has been having an affair with the actor Van Vicker. In a press statement signed by - Dr. Clarice Ford-Kulah and copied to Ghanaweb by Van Vicker's PR, Mustapha Inusah (Nii Attractive) it's understood that her husband is experiencing a medical crisis. Below is the full statement Press Release  Van Vicker's Manager reacts to husband's claims. In response to the recent rumors trending on the internet concerning Van Vicker and me, none of it is true. Neither Van nor I would do such a thing. We both have families that we love and care about dearly. Van and I have worked together professionally and as a family for over five years and have never encountered such nonsense accusations. My h...
My Wife Is Having Sex With Actor Van Vicker – Dr Bartum Kulah
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My Wife Is Having Sex With Actor Van Vicker – Dr Bartum Kulah

A US based man, Dr. Bartum Kulah has accused popular actor Van Vicker point blank of having an affair with his wife, Clarice Ford-Kulah who claims to be the actor's Manager and Business partner. Dr. Bartum Kulah, who is based in Atlanta Georgia, said: “My wife will deny the accusations and claim to be Van Vicker's Manager and Business partner, that’s what she always says, [but] it’s all a cover, and I’ve caught them at a hotel twice”. He said they have been married for years with children but his wife Clarice Ford-Kulah do not care about the children, all she is interested in is travelling with Van Vicker. “This is the second trip in a year. They have traveled to Haiti, Liberia, Nigeria, Ireland and multiple cities in the Continental US... I really have evidence to show that Van Vick...
Pictures/Video of $18m House With $2m Worth of Furnishings, Plus a Bulletproof Gym Allegedly Seized From Diezani
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Pictures/Video of $18m House With $2m Worth of Furnishings, Plus a Bulletproof Gym Allegedly Seized From Diezani

The EFCC says its fight against corruption has led to the recovery of this house pictured above allegedly owned by former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. The house, located in Asokoro Abuja is said id to be worth $18 million with furnishings worth $2million and a bulletproof gym. The antigraft agency showed the recovered house in a new interview with Al Jazeerah. Also displayed were jewelries and monies reportedly recovered from corrupt government officials. Speaking during the interview, the EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu said" We have been able to take on a lot of big shots that were hitherto were untouchable in the three arms of the military, political class. We have recorded 164 convictions in just one year". He denied claims that the fight against corruption ...
Diezani Alison-Madueke Bought Le Meridien Hotel In Port Harcourt Through First Bank ED Dauda Lawal
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Diezani Alison-Madueke Bought Le Meridien Hotel In Port Harcourt Through First Bank ED Dauda Lawal

SaharaRreporters has confidentially learned how Nigeria’s former Petroleum Resources Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, purchased Port Harcourt’s Le Meridien Hotel using First Bank of Nigeria Executive Director (ED), Dauda Lawal. The revelation comes as the federal government of Nigeria this week struggles to release the list of the nation’s looters and saboteurs of the economy, an earth-shaking event the presidency says will happen latest Thursday. Barely two weeks after Lawal was picked up by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) the ED has reportedly returned huge amounts of money laundered through him by the ex-oil minister, with whom he was reported to be “extremely close.” Mr. Lawal is said to have returned millions of dollars to the EFCC as the agency prepared to l...