An APC Chieftain and former Security Adviser to the Bayelsa State Government, Perekeme Richard Kpodo, has been accused of rape and unlawful detention of one Miss Teke Blessing in his hotel in Etegwe, Yenagoa, Bayelsa.
He was arraigned at the Yenagoa magistrate court earlier today.
Mr Kpodo was alleged to have raped miss Blessing Teke on the 20th of June 2018 at his Perry Rich hotel.
Nationalhelm reports that he was accused of the aforementioned charges and his lawyer pleaded that his client should be granted bail on health challenges.
The council to the state further submitted that the defendant has not proved beyond reasonable doubt his condition and he should present certifiable evidence of his health issues.
The presiding judge remanded him in prison custody and adjourned the matter to 10th of August 2018 for further hearing.
Tagged #TEAK2018# it was indeed a royal wedding.
The ancient town of Oyo Kingdom witnessed a beehive of activities on Saturday July 32, 2018 when Princess Rukayat Adeteju Adeyemi, daughter of the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, wedded her lover, Hakeem Folarin Adesina.
Not devoid of royalty in every aspect, the royal wedding rocked the ancient town as dignitaries thronged the palace.
The traditional engagement ceremony kicked off with a purple themed ceremony and the princess wowed with her attire.
The royal family was not to be shoved aside as they displayed wealth and class. See photos (HERE).
With the trappings of royalty, the event took another phase with a Nikkai ceremony which culminated in...
Super Eagles players, Kenneth Omeruo and Ahmed Musa have reacted to the news of the retirement of Carl ikeme from football.
Carl Ikeme missed out of Russia 2018 world cup due to a battle with Leukemia which he recently recovered from. He however decided to retire from football due to doctor's advice. He said, "the doctor suggested I should retire after the toll the treatment has taken on my body."
Reacting to the news...
Kenneth Omeruo: I would have love to play with you more my bro @carlikeme .. but am happy you will be with us in good health.. you are a legend bro.. and am sure Nigerians will miss seeing you in the national team.. Good luck my brother and like u said, it’s not a sad day.. ❤...
The president of AS Roma, Jim Pallotta, has rejected Barcelona's apology after the club snatch Malcom from their very eyes. According to Pallota, such was unethical considering the fact that the player had already done medicals with their club.
Speaking with an American radio station Sirius XM, Jim Pallota said the only way Roma could accept Barcelona's apology is if they send the player back to them or Lionel Messi.
“There’s no question that we had a deal with Malcom, then Barca jumped into the mix unethically and immorally. They knew this was done.
“I have zero problem battling it out for a player with Inter or Bayern or whoever and all of us going through the same process. That’s the way it works....