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1. Mr. Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (aka Evans), on Wednesday, pleaded guilty to a two count charge of conspiracy and kidnapping brought against him by the Government of Lagos State. Evans promptly said “I am guilty” when the charges were read by the prosecution led by Mr. Adeniji Kazeem, the Attorney General of Lagos.
2. The wife of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, on her instagram page confirmed that her 17 months old marriage to the monarch is over. She however did not give reasons for the breakup. “We have got to stop this culture of shaming and vilifying women with false stories of infidelity and nefarious behaviour. The spreading of false information (through “sources” afraid to be identified) is the mark of cowards and a cover up for guilty parties to justify their horrific actions. There is absolutely no truth to the media circulated lies of infidelity and infertility- on my end. What I can confirm, is that the Ooni and I are no more. I inhale love & exhale gratitude. She wrote.
3. Afenifere, the Pan-Yoruba Socio-Political organization, has reaffirmed its call for the restructuring of Nigeria, saying that the country is currently a dysfunctional country sliding towards the edge of precipice. The group urges Nigerian leaders to revisit the 1966 constitutional model. “we are not impressed by the broadcast by the President after his return especially his stand on the restructuring in Nigeria which he said is a matter only for the National Assembly and the council of state. “We do not agree that the sovereignty in the land rests with these two bodies but sovereignty rests with the people and the people therefore must be the one to determine the way forward for the country in crisis.