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Photo: ACN In Ondo State Resorts To Use Of N100 Recharge Card With Akeredolu’s Picture

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Wait! Do we ever learn? When the whole world around us is progressing on the political front, we are still pussy-footing and moving around in circles. Politics and governance is about issues – people based issues not distribution of packets of detergent, tin tomatoes, packets of salt or N100.

Photo Credit: Linda Ikeji

It is a shame that a man who once presided over the affairs of the respected and prestigious Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), will stoop so low as to engage or allow himself to be dragged into politics of money & bribery. Yes, that’s what it is! How else do you explain the alleged distribution of N100 MTN recharge cards with Rotimi Akeredolu’s (SAN) picture and the words, ‘Think ACN, Vote ACN’ in the town of Akure from a helicopter hovering in the sky?

Is that how desperate they are to chase Mimiko out of power? Is there any difference between what the opposition parties are doing and the PDP?

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  1. SOLICITOR

    October 18, 2012 at 8:41 am

    RUBBISH&STUPID AKETI WITH ACN UUuuuuuuuuuuuu!

  2. abiodun

    October 18, 2012 at 9:28 am

    @solicitor, u goof. Politics in nigeria is not one man affair. Party, communities, friends, collegues $ societies among others have an input to make themselves relevant with candidate of their choice by providing support through any means which the candidate might not be aware. So how do you see or guide against that?

  3. name

    October 18, 2012 at 9:40 am

    Akeredolu, its so bad frm a man of your calibre

  4. Judy

    October 18, 2012 at 10:22 am

    Well, politics in Nigeria is actually that. “Politics of money & bribery”

  5. DMP

    October 18, 2012 at 10:35 am

    I do not see what is wrong here. Using a commercial outfit to advertise your course is not a crime. LP/Mimiko uses face caps, T-shirts e.t.c branded with Mimiko and his party, and such items are shared. Are they not more than 100 naira in value? Everything about this campaign strategy is right and lawful.

  6. Oguori james

    October 18, 2012 at 11:14 am

    Infact y are we posting ilegal thing? dere ar many political strategy dristributing recharge card is not a crime,Dr mimiko sponsored ANTP in producing a film name BABY NSEJU nd it as been distributd freely nd all d content of dis film is all abt d archievment of labour party nd mimiko.so stop saying nonsence abt aketi.

  7. Oranmiyan

    October 18, 2012 at 12:10 pm

    Sharin of recharge card is cheaper than T-shirts ,buckets, clothes and bags of rice. U may collect their gift but be wise and VOTE your concsience

  8. ola

    October 18, 2012 at 2:02 pm

    I reserve my comment till I confirm the story. Bur ondo state people are learned and they are not hungry to be bought with #100 recharge card.

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“Oke Wasn’t Killed By Stray Bullet, He Was Stabbed By Thugs” – Brother Claims

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“Oke Wasn’t Killed By Stray Bullet, He Was Stabbed By Thugs” - Brother Claims
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Information Nigeria recalls a graphics designer identified as Oke, was killed hours after tweeting “Nigeria will not kill me” on Wednesday.

It was reported that the young man had passed away after he was hit by a stray bullet.

The deceased’s younger brother, Daniel has come out to clear the air regarding the circumstances leading to his death.

Daniel revealed his brother was stabbed on the neck by thugs who infiltrated and ransacked their home.

In his words;

Good day, My name is Obi-Enadhuze Daniel younger brother of the now deceased Okechukwu Obi-Enadhuze @O_Okee . I, my brother and mother lived at makinde police barracks, mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos State.

Today at about 11 o’clock in the morning the police station at makinde was attacked by thugs who wanted to destroy the station, I my mom and brother were holed up in our house.

 The attack went on for hours before the thugs eventually breached the police and proceeded to set the station on fire, after accomplishing this they set their sights to the barracks and began the assault, they proceeded to destroy every car in the barracks, my mom’s 2 cars where destroyed and set on fire and then they infiltrated our house by breaking the door they then proceeded to ransack the house and carted away with everything we own. 

 my brother on trying to get them to take everything but spare us was pushed to my mom’s room and stabbed on the neck, the attacker then proceeded to attack me but missed my neck but got my chin instead, after this my mom and I carried my brothers body to the entrance of the station soliciting for help from the thugs still ravaging the barracks, we were finally able to put him in a wheelbarrow and took him to a hospital where he was rejected because “he was already dead” unfazed we moved him to another hospital where he met the same treatment this was where he bled his last drops of blood and died, his body has now been moved to a morgue

we have lost every single thing we own, as our house was completely ransacked and set on fire the only thing left is my brothers phone and at about 8 o’clock this evening the barracks was still on fire but Okechukwu has paid with the ultimate price

I and my mother are homeless with nothing now but we’re safe for now, we thank everyone that has been able to reach out to us, and were able to share consoling words with us in these trying times, God bless you

While we were holed up in the house the three of us said these words together and we say it again ” THREE OF US ARE HERE, THREE OF US ARE TOGETHER, THREE OF US ARE SAFE”

Let it be known that my brother @O_Okee  was NOT killed by a police bullet but died a hero protecting my mother and I.

If you see this please retweet, let the world know how Okechukwu died. He was NOT killed by a police bullet but thugs in his home!”

Read Also: RIP Oke: Barely 3hours After Tweeting “Nigeria Will Not End Me” #EndSARS Protester Dies From Gunshot

See his post below:

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Youths Burn Down Sanwo-Olu’s Mother’s House In Lagos (VIDEO)

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Youths Burn Down Gov Sanwo-Olu’s Mother’s House In Lagos (VIDEO)

Youths Burn Down Gov Sanwo-Olu’s Mother’s House In Lagos (VIDEO)Lagos youths have set the family house of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on fire.

This was after the Governor said that no nobody was killed during the shooting by soldiers at Lekki Toll Gate on Tuesday night.

Sanwo-Olu had debunked claims that the soldiers opened fire and killed some peaceful protesters.

Recall that men of the Nigerian Army reportedly opened fire on protesters following the declaration of 24 hours curfew by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwolu.

Bullets fired by security operatives hit some persons and at least two persons have been confirmed killed by the police and many injured

Voices in viral footage blamed the shootings on soldiers.

However, the angry youth attacked several important places such as Nigeria Port Authority, TVC News, and the family house of the Governor where his mother resides.

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#LekkiMassacre: Hoodlums Storm TVC Station In Lagos; Set Properties On Fire (Video)

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#LekkiMassacre: Hoodlums Storm TVC Station In Lagos; Set Properties On Fire (Video)
Properties in the conpound on fire

Properties in the compound on fire

Hoodlums have reportedly invaded the headquarters of popular news station, TVC, believed to be owned by National Leader of APC, Bola Tinubu.

According to reports, the staff of the news station are being trapped in the building located in Lagos.

Videos circulating online shows that properties in the compound have also been set ablaze.

The news station is currently off air and this comes hours after Nigerians accused the Lagos politician of having a hand in the #LekkiMassacre.

Information Nigeria recalls security agents had opened fire at peaceful #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Tollgate on Tuesday.

In a video circulating online, the anchors of one of the shows, ‘Your View’ were heard saying that there were hoodlums at their gate trying to break into the premises.

Read Also: #EndSARS: Nigerian Army Denies Shooting At Protesters In Lekki

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