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Breaking News: Former Bayelsa Governor Alamieyeseigha Is Dead





Former Bayelsa Governor Diepreye Alamieyeseigha is dead.

The 62-year-old reportedly died of cardiac arrest at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, after slipping into coma two days ago and was placed on life support.

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information, Esueme Dan-Kikili confirmed the former governor’s death to Channels Television. According to him, the death of the former governor was a great loss to the Ijaw ethnic group.

Alamieyeseigha’s death is coming days after reports that the British Government was determined to resurrect an outstanding case of money laundering against the former governor and had requested for his extradition to London, hit the media.

He was detained in London on charges of money laundering in September 2005. At the time of his arrest, Metropolitan police found about £1m in cash in his London home and a total of £1.8m in cash and bank accounts. He has been found to own real estate in London worth an alleged £10 million.

He was facing money laundering charges in the UK when he jumped bail in December 2005 and returned to Nigeria and has since then refused to answer summons for trial to continue. Despite the charges against him in the UK, he was granted presidential pardon by his political godson, Goodluck Jonathan when the latter was president.

Alamieyeseigha was born 16 November 1952. He would have turned 63 next month.

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  1. Fakowajo Raphael Tolulope

    October 10, 2015 at 8:07 pm

    This is great

  2. Mike

    October 10, 2015 at 9:07 pm

    Heart attack

  3. Taiwo Arogundade

    October 10, 2015 at 9:10 pm

    May his soul rest in peace. I hope British government will release his looted funds to FGN.

  4. tony okere

    October 10, 2015 at 10:20 pm

    Please l will suggest that his corpse be sent to the U.K and be judged and possibly sentenced by those who wanted him death by all means.May God forgive him his sins and grant him eternal rest,Amen.

  5. barile

    October 10, 2015 at 11:02 pm

    Jumped bail now he’s jumped extradition.Governor general

  6. Gere

    October 10, 2015 at 11:29 pm

    These Ijaw people are always funny!are we sure this is not a BOOBOO to deceive the oyinbo who want him? The creek is a very comfortable place to stay without anybody knowing. So let’s keep our finger cross as event unfold.

  7. tony okere

    October 10, 2015 at 11:43 pm

    Though l do not support corruption but l doubt if those who have been shouting stone him to death can cast the first stone if it is on the basis of who is not corrupt.We have all sinned and come short of glory of God,so l urge every one to pray for his soul.

  8. domjay

    October 11, 2015 at 8:36 am

    apc and British government come and eat is corpse.

  9. Sunny sonero

    October 11, 2015 at 2:26 pm

    may he rest eternally!

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Femi Otedola Reacts To Lekki Tollgate Shooting



Femi Otedola Finally Reacts To Lekki Tollgate Shooting
Femi Otedola

Femi Otedola

Nigerian businessman, Femi Otedola has finally reacted to the shooting that took place at Lekki Tollgate, Lagos on Tuesday.

Information Nigeria recalls men dressed in military wears opened fire on unarmed #EndSARS protesters, who convened at the area.

Otedola took to his Instagram page on Sunday to commiserate with the families of those who lost their lives in the unfortunate incident.

Sharing a photo of the Nigerian flag, he wrote;

“The horrors that have been unfolding in our country have left me filled with sadness. I deeply commiserate with those who have lost their loved ones and as a father, I share the sentiment of my three daughters who protested in Lagos and London. As a young boy of 16, I participated in the ‘Ali Must Go Protest’ of 1978, so I understand the determination of our youths who rightly want our country to be better. We must all do our part to make Nigeria great! I will continue to do my own quota in providing for those who are most in need of support in our country in these tough times .…F.Ote💲”

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



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


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

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



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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