On Monday, it was reported that Senator Ademola Adeleke, the
candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), in the 2018 Osun election had
been invited by the Police at the Force Headquarters, Abuja. According to the
Police spokesman, Frank Mba, Senator Adeleke was arrested over ongoing criminal
investigations regarding his person. This is coming after the Election Petition
Tribunal ruled in favour of the senator after he had lost the Osun Governorship
election to Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressive Congress (APC). Adeleke has,
however, been granted a N2m bail by the Magistrate Court in Mbape, Abuja.
Meanwhile, Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressive Party
(APC), has been afirmed winner of the 2018 Osun State Governorship election by
the Court of Appeal. The court delivered this judgment after an election
tribunal ruled in March 2019 that Ademola Adeleke won the election and not the
Oyetola, the sworn-in candidate.
Abayomi Shogunle’s Impromptu Transfer
Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), Abayomi Shongule, is
no stranger to Twitter drama. This week Twitter was sent into a frenzy after it
was announced that the ACP had been transferred to a location in Ebonyi State
known as Nkalagu. This came after he made a controversial statement about
prostitution in Nigeria.
Burna Boy and The
This week, Afrobeat crooner, Burnaboy, trended over a series
of controversial statements he made on Social Media over the music industry.
After criticising the current trend of Nigerian musicians signing foreign deals
just a week ago, the singer took to social media to criticise Nigerian music acts
who take pride in celebrating their streaming number. Here is how Nigerians