According to documents obtained by SaharaReporters, the wife of Bamikole Omisore, Special Adviser on International Relations to Senate President Bukola Saraki, has been receiving monthly salaries of N151,788 from the Senate without rendering any service to the National Assembly
It was gathered that since 2015, Abiola Aiyegbayo, has been a ghost worker who never worked for the Nigerian senate for one day and has been receiving the funds for doing absolutely nothing while she also receives salary as a registered nurse in the US, where she lives.
In a petition sent to the US Department, signed by Mr Olanrewaju Suraju, its Chairman, HEDA, relying on an April 22 publication by PUNCH, had written: “Documents submitted to the EFCC showed that Omishore, who has been working with Senator Saraki since 2015, allegedly listed his wife as a Grade Level 12 employee of the National Assembly, though she is confirmed to be a nurse in the United States.
“The petition, signed by Abba El-Mustapha on behalf of Youths United against Corruption in Nigeria, claimed that Omishore’s wife had been collecting salaries to the tune of N150,000 for nearly three years through her Guaranty Trust Bank account 0147896921 with the name ‘Abiola Aiyegbayo’.
“Documents made available to SUNDAY PUNCH showed that most of the salary payments were made on the same day, thereby arousing suspicion. For example, the salaries for January, with file number S0723 and February 2017 also with file number S0723, were paid on April 10, 2017.”
The original petition referenced by HEAD read in part: “Documents made available by a whistle-blower showed that Mr. Bamikole Omishore, one of the aides to Senate President Bukola Saraki, has made millions of Naira through the complex but criminal scheme
“Omishore registered his US-based wife, Abiola Omishore, on the payroll of the National Assembly, using her maiden name, Abiola Joy Aiyegbayo. Her social media accounts and even posts by her husband proved that she is not based in Nigeria.”
The petitioner was said to have further alleged that Omishore’s wife had an identity card showing she was an employee of the National Assembly, while all her profiles online never reflected that she had worked with the Assembly.
True to the claims by HEDA, documents obtained by SaharaReporters show that Saraki’s aide’s wife was registered on the legislative aides payroll of the Senate. January and February pay slips — samples of what went down in three years — show that she received a Consolidated Salary of 124,411.75 and a Peculiar Allowance of N27, 377, totaling a gross pay of N151,788.75. However, Net Pay stood at N138,550.19. The payments were made through Guarantee Trust Bank Area 3, Abuja, with Account Name Abiola Aiyegbayo and Account Number 0147896921.
Actress Damilola Adegbite and her Ghanaian ex-husband, actor Chris Attoh, have proven that being divorced from each other is not enough to stop them from showing love to one another. Yesterday was Chris Attoh's birthday, and to show that there's still friendship between them, Damilola took to her Instagram page where she posted a picture of him and wished him a happy birthday.
She wrote: Happy Birthday papa Brian??
Well, today is Damilola Adegbite's birthday and guess who celebrated her? Her ex-husband, Chris Attoh took to his Instagram page to celebrate the mother of his child.
He wrote: Happy Birthday mama Brian??...
For the Newbies, the KFB movie review is an every weekend column that gives you a cinema guide on which movies to watch and not watch!
Today’s movie review, Date Night is done by CinemaPointer.com
Synopsis: The Ghost and The Tout follows the story of a young lady played by Toyin Abraham who grew up in a Ghetto and met with a ghost after an unfortunate incident that happened to her. Soon her life is thrown into series of dramas that only her can see and understand.
Starring: Toyin Abraham, Biodun Stephen, Chioma Omeruah (Chigul), Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha.
Verdict: Ostentatious. Extravagant. And loud. Zero substance. 'The Ghost and the Tout' is unrepentantly immoderate in everything- from its hype to its use of talent,...
It appears Nigerian singer, Pelli just threw a shade at fellow musician, Kcee. Sharing a picture showing his six packs which he says he's still working on, he threw a shade at a fellow singer whom says had six packs photoshopped into his pictures.
Your boy ain’t there yet, but i am willing to put in that work, this 6 packs must form ?.. It’s better real, than it being photoshopped like your favorite artist ????♂??♂
When his post was shared on a popular Instagram blog, many people concluded that he was shading Kcee who recently celebrated his birthday with photos showing him looking bulked up. One thing noticed in Kcee's pictures is that he now has six packs which look photoshopped. Or what do you think?...