Zimbabwe’s Vice President Kembo Mohadi resigned Monday in the face of sexual misconduct allegations, apologising for tasks he “failed to do well”.
Local news outlets have since late last month been awash with audio recordings of phone conversations allegedly of Mohadi soliciting sex from several women, including a subordinate in his office.
First published by online publication ZimLive, the clips included one where a man can be heard scheduling to meet for sex at his office.
Source – Vanguard
Petrol To Sell For N230 Per Litre In March – Marketers
Nigerians will buy petrol at a staggering N230 per litre in March, fuel marketers have said.
According to NewTelegraph, this came as panic buying and fuel hoarding rocked many filling stations in Lagos and Abuja, making queues to resurface in the two cities.
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) ended fuel subsidy in March 2020, exactly one year ago today. Though the corporation embargoed hike in prices of petroleum products in February, the market is tensed based on expectation and speculations of higher prices beginning from today, March 1, 2021.
Speaking to New Telegraph yesterday, National Operations Controller, Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Mike Osatuyi, declared that the whole nation had “crossed the bridge” and that there was no hiding place for hike in fuel price.
Source – Tori NG
Police Confirm Hunter Shot Girlfriend In Private Parts For Allegedly Cheating
The Imo State Police Command on Monday confirmed that a man identified as Chidube Onyema, has shot his girlfriend, Chinwendu, to death in Umuokirie village, Okuku autonomous community in the Owerri West Local Government Area of the state.
Police spokesperson in the state, Orlando Ikeokwu, confirmed to reporters in the state that the suspect has been arrested and the case transferred to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department in Owerri.
“Yes, it is true. The suspect has been arrested and the case has been transferred to Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Owerri for more investigation and prosecution,” the police PRO said.
Source – Sahara Reporters
Two Men Arrested For Allegedly Gang Raping The 16-year-old Daughter Of Their Neighbor
Operatives of Ogun State Police Command have arrested two men who allegedly gang raped the 16yrs old daughter of their Co-tenant (name withheld).
According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the suspects Anthony John 35yrs and Jimoh Idowu 21 were arrested following a complaint lodged at owode-Egba divisional headquarters by the victim, who reported that she was at home with her younger siblings at Efunye village via Owode-Egba, when the two suspects, who are living in the same house with them broke into their apartment at about 2:00am and dragged her into Anthony’s room.
Source – Linda Ikeji
Female Students Sent Home As “Familial Spirit” Possesses Seven Secondary School
The authority of Universal Basic Education (UBE), Junior Secondary School, Nyiman layout, in Makurdi, Benue State has sent home all female students after a ‘familial spirit’ possessed seven of the girls.
The headteacher of the school, Catherine Ahom, who disclosed this on Monday, said the familial spirit called “iyor genen” by the Tiv people attacked four students last Friday and three others on Sunday, which prompted the school authority to send all the female students home.
Confirming the incident to the Nigerian Tribune, the Education Secretary, Makurdi Local Government Area Education Authority (LGEA), Patrick Aese, said the attack is popular among a section of Tiv people in Benue State.
“Our forefathers inherited it from their fathers and it has been with us. If it were to be in the village that it happened, they have particular herbs they will administer and within an hour they will come back to normal.” Aese explained.
“It is most common during burial and in most cases while whistling or making noise. Some colours like red trigger it among the affected people and when attacked, the affected people will be running and manifesting uncommon strength.” he added.
Aese, however, said the attack was “not contagious neither is it transferable.”
Source – Linda Ikeji
My Husband Has A Bed In The Office Of The Church Which He Uses To Commit Adultery – Pastor’s Wife Tells Court
A pastor’s wife has dragged her husband to court accusing him of committing adultery inside his church office in Yola, the Adamawa state capital.
Mrs Jumai Mala, the wife of Pastor Yakubu Kefas Ayuba of Heavengate Bible Mission in Bachure, Yola North Local Government Area, is insisting that Pastor Ayuba sleeps with women inside the church.
Mrs Jummai alleged that she had caught her husband in the act a number of times.
She said that her husband has a bed in the office of the church which he uses to commit adultery.
Source – Tori NG
Tension As Bandits Kill 10 In Sokoto Village, Kidnap Wealthy Businessman
Ten lives have been lost and others severely injured as suspected armed bandits attacked Amarawa village in Ilela local government area of Sokoto state on Monday, March 1.
It was gathered that the gunmen, who stormed the village on motorbikes, kidnapped a wealthy businessman but the villagers tried to free him.
According to BBC Hausa report, the gunmen had warned the locals to stay away but they refused and attempted to free the man.
Source – Tori NG