Archive for October, 2018

Photos: Ex-Ekiti governor, Ayo Fayose begins court case with EFCC today


More photos of ex-Ekiti governor, Ayo Fayose, in court todayIt has been reported that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, on Monday, October 22, 2018, arraigned a former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, alongside his company, Spotless Limited, before Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos on an 11-count charge bordering on fraud and money laundering to the tune of N2.2bn.

The former governor is facing trial in connection with N1.299 billion and $5.3 million allegedly allocated to him out of the N4.65 billion slush fund shared by the Office of the National Security Adviser, ONSA, through a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro.
Fayose allegedly have acquired properties in some parts of Lagos and Abuja from the money, which was released for his 2014 governorship campaign.

Count one reads: “That you, Mr. Ayodele Fayose and Mr. Abiodun Agbele (now facing another charge) on or about 17th June, 2014 in Lagos, within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court, took possession of the sum of N1, 219, 000, 000.00 (One Billion, Two Hundred and Nineteen Million Naira) to fund your 2014 gubernatorial campaign in Ekiti State, which sum you reasonably ought to have known formed part of the proceeds of an unlawful act to wit: criminal breach of trust/stealing and you thereby committed an offence contrary to Section 15 (2) (d) of the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act, 2011 (as amended) and punishable under Section 15 (3) and (4) of the same Act.”
Count two reads: “That you, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, on or about 17th June, 2014 in Lagos, within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court, without going through the financial institution received cash payment in the sum of $5, 000, 000 (Five Million Dollars) from Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, the then Minister of State for Defence, which sum exceeded the amount authorised by law and you thereby committed an offence contrary to Sections 1 and 16 (d) of the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act, 2011 (as amended) and punishable under Section 16 (2) (b) of the same Act.”

The defendant pleaded not guilty to the charge when it was read to him.

In view of his plea, the prosecution counsel, Rotimi Oyedepo, asked the court for a trial date and prayed that the defendant be remanded in prison custody.

However, counsel to the defendant, Kanu Agabi, SAN, told the court that he had served a bail application on behalf of this client on the prosecution.

He also pleaded with the court to remand his client in the EFCC custody.

Consequently, Justice Olatoregun adjourned the case to October 24 for hearing of the bail application and ordered the defendant to be remanded in the EFCC custody pending the hearing of the bail application.More photos of ex-Ekiti governor, Ayo Fayose, in court today

UCL update: Sanchez out of Manchester United Vs Juventus on Tuesday

Mourinho Rules Sanchez Out Of Juventus ClashJose Mourinho has ruled Alexis Sanchez out of Manchester United UEFA Champions’ League group H home clash against Juventus on Tuesday according to reports.

Sanchez was a late substitute in United’s 2-2 draw away at Chelsea last Saturday and Mourinho confirmed the Chilean won’t play after he missed training on Monday morning.

Gist: Star actor, I K admits he is going through difficulties in his marriage with wife Sonia

Star actor  IK Ogbonna and wife Sonia are going through difficulties as you are reading this.

Sonia has been reportedly dropped husband last name from all her social media accounts appeared to confirm that their marriage is over after she flashed her ringless finger on her Snapchat account.

Taking to Instagram this afternoon, the Nollywood actor who shares a son, Ace with the Colombian beauty posted this photo of himself and wrote: ‘ALL RELATIONSHIPS GO THROUGH HELL. REAL RELATIONSHIPS GO THROUGH IT.’

Oritsefemi, Super Balat groove at Club Royal

Image may contain: 3 people, including SuperBalat Worldklaz, people smiling, beard and sunglassesStar Singer, Oritsefemi Majemite Ekele with rising singer, Superbalat and ace music promoter , Lau Lau were the cynosure of all eyes at the hottest club in Ikeja Club Royal .

It was gathered that they unwind at the club after their performances at Felabration which took place at The New African Shrine, Ikeja Lagos.

Fujiipop learnt they enjoyed themselves.

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Video: Malaika bows at The New African Shrine for Felabration 2018

EPL: Mourinho won’t celebrate if United beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

Image result for jose mourinhoIt has been reported that Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has insisted he
won’t celebrate like crazy if his side win at former club Chelsea at the Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Mourinho heads back to west London looking for a second successive victory after his side’s dramatic 3-2 win over Newcastle last time out, a result that eased some of the pressure that had been mounting on the 55-year-old following a four-game winless run, as well as reports of a bust-up with midfielder Paul Pogba.

The Portuguese has lost on each of his three visits to Stamford Bridge as the Red Devils manager and suffered a 1-0 defeat in the FA Cup final at Wembley in May.

Mourinho played down the significance of his return to a club where he won eight major trophies, including three Premier League titles, over two spells as manager.

“I think I would try to control myself and to respect the stadium and the supporters that were my supporters and stadium for many years, to do that should be something if I completely lost my emotional control, which is not easy.

“So I would think which stadium I am in, which public is in the stands but apart from that it is another match for me.

“I want to do well for my team, my players, my support. I am 100 per cent Manchester United [on Saturday], no more space than respect for the stadium and the fans.”Image result for maurizio sarri

Why Fayemi dissolves board of agencies, parastatals

Image result for kayode fayemiAccording to news, the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has ordered the immediate dissolution of the boards of government agencies, parastatals, and corporations in the state.

Chairmen of the boards of these agencies are directed to hand over to the most senior officer in their respective agencies.

The dissolution, however, does not affect the statutory boards.

Government appreciates members of these boards for the services they have rendered to the state.

Composition of new boards will be announced at a later date.

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