Saturday, January 4, 2014
Reno Omokri is Special Assistant (New Media) to President Jonathan. His piece below...
I was about to write this piece detailing the positive effects of the Transformation Agenda when I was confronted with a hypocrisy which could possibly pass for the mother of all hypocrisies.
On the 18th of December 2013 several newspapers carried the statement from the All Progressive Congress, APC. While the different papers gave their own slant to the story, I particularly liked the headline from a major newspaper which said "Jonathan Must Respond to Obasanjo - APC". Continue after the break.
Chicago actor, rapper and internet sensation Young QC has been arrested and charged by Chicago police for orchestrating the murder of his own mother in late 2011. Law enforcement say Young QC wanted fame and money so much he paid thugs to kill his mum, who was simply an effective business owner in Chicago, (She owned a hair salon called Nappy Hairs Salon) so he could cash from 2 life insurance money and her profit the bank.
A court in October barred a Malaysian Catholic newspaper from using “Allah” to refer to the Christian God in its Malay-language edition — a verdict which was welcomed by Muslim conservatives but which sparked concern among Christians, a minority in the multi-faith country.
I have tried to answer this question in so many diplomatic ways without divulging unnecessary details but the answer has brought out more questions like "why didn't I work on my solo project and still remain in the group like its being done on the international scene with the likes of Boyz II Men, the Commodores, Destiny's Child and many more international group acts?
To the surprise of all present in church,
“The church service was designed to be a double celebration for the Anozie family. It, however, turned out to be a tragedy for the family, the church and Ndegwu community.”
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Vanguard, a 37 year old man beat his 20 year old cousin to death over a bowl of rice. The report after the break.
The Ogun State Police Command said, yesterday, that it had arrested a man, Kayode Olubunmi,37, for allegedly killing his cousin,Haruna Adeoye,20, over a bowl of Christmas rice. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Muyiwa Adejobi disclosed this in a statement sent to newsmen in Abeokuta.Adejobi explained that the tragic incident occurred on the Christmas day at Ajegunle, Ita-Oluwo, Ogijo in Sagamu local government area of Ogun State at 10:30pm.