The House of Representatives, have warned that Chidinma Ojukwu, the suspected killer of Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, Usifo Ataga, must not die in custody or commit suicide while awaiting trial as in some past cases.
The House, called on the Nigeria Police Force, to conduct a proper investigation into the matter, and refrain from parading Ms. Chidinma Ojukwu around to grant interviews on the matter under investigation.
The lawmakers, further called upon the Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba, to “call all police personnel to order and ensure that there is no repeat of this violation of human rights and media access to arrested persons in the future, to avoid compromising the case in a court of law.”
The house, noted that all this, is to ensure that future cases are not treated in the same manner.
Meanwhile, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has said the new claims made by Chidinma Ojukwu, the suspected killer of the CEO of Super TV, Usifo Ataga, is an “afterthought”.
In a viral video on Monday, Chidinma denied killing Ataga, make a complete u-turn from her initial confession.
When she was paraded on June 24, the UNILAG undergraduate admitted to stabbing the 50-year-old in the neck with a knife after a disagreement.
Odumosu, however, insisted that the police have the suspect on tape during her confession.
He said, “That is the trait of an active criminal; she was here, we recorded her. The night she was arrested, we recorded her at the state CIID, even the lady that rented the place to her, we recorded her and we have all that. If she now has an afterthought, investigation will prove that.”
Leke Adeboye, the last son of the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has disclosed how he went against his mother, Pastor Folu Adeboye's 73rd birthday wish.
According to him, his mother Pastor Folu did not want to celebrate her 73rd birthday today but his late brother, "Pastor Dare wouldn't allow it"
Kemi Filani recalls that the Adeboye family lost their son Dare at age 42 in May after he died in his sleep in Akwa Ibom where he was based with his family.
Posting a video on his Instagram page hours ago showing he organized a little gathering for his mother, Leke captioned it:
“Yes you don’t want any birthday celebration but my gee PDee...
Kemi FIlani News earlier reported that veteran Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Abdul-Ganiu Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan had died of Cancer of the throat.
The "Mathematics" crooner died in the early hours of Sunday, July 11, at the age of 44, following his battle with Angioimmunoblastic T- Cell Lymphoma.
The singer was buried same day in New Jersey, USA, in accordance to Islamic rites. Watch video from his burial below:
Nigerian celebrities and fans flooded social media with his photos, paying tribute to him.
Hours after the family announced the singer’s demise, Tuface shared a black image on his Instagram page and...
Popular Yoruba actor, Yemi Olufela Solade, has taken to his Instagram page to fight dirty with some of his followers over amala.
Yemi had posted a photo of himself eating amala, ewedu and gbegiri, a popular Yoruba delicacy. Things however took an odd turn after a follower called him out for using cutlery to eat the Yoruba traditional dish.
Yemi Solade wrote, "Make una join me.... AMALA + EWEDU/GBEGIRI + GOAT.... to be washed down with Cold Table Water."
A follower called him out for using cutlery instead of hand. He commented in Yoruba, "won gbe amala fun e ohn yo sibi oun toye kio towo bo".
Angered by this, Yemi called him 'Ugly" and asked him to go to ugly people's...