ECOWAS court in Abuja has awarded N30 million against the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration for its treatment of journalist, Agba Jalingo.
The judgment was delivered on Friday following a suit filed by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), on behalf of Jalingo.
Jalingo is still facing four counts of treasonable felony, terrorism, cultism and attempt to overthrow the Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River and President Buhari.
Jalingo had been arrested on the orders of the governor on August 22, 2019, after he raised questions on the whereabouts of N500 million meant for the establishment of Cross River Microfinance Bank.
He was detained arbitrarily for over four months with his fundamental human rights grossly violated during the period.
It was only on February 17, 2020, that Jalingo was released from detention after perfecting his bail condition.
Before his arrest, the police had invited him after receiving a petition by the bank stemming from his report.
Jalingo had informed the police he was out of the state and the invitation was moved to August 26, 2019. However, he was arrested by the police outside Cross River State four days before the scheduled date.
He was arrested in Lagos, blindfolded, tortured and taken to Cross River State by road where he was handcuffed to a refrigerator.
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BBNaija: “I Would Like To Have Sex With Nengi, Vee”, Pere Reveals
Big Brother Naija, BBNaija, Season 6 housemate, Pere Egbi has revealed that he’ll like to have a threesome with Nengi and Vee.
The housemates played a game of questions and answers.
Cross, who spearheaded the game, asked Pere ex-housemates he’ll like to have a threesome with; responding, Pere said that he would like to have a threesome with Nengi and Vee.
He also asked Angel for her celebrity crush.
Angel disclosed that her celebrity crush is the 60-year-old actor, Richard Mofe-Damijo, RMD.
The game was played on Thursday night after Nini reappeared to the house following her secret task.
Nengi and Vee were housemates of the BBNaija Season 5 show. They were both friends in the house and even outside the house.
Vee is currently dating Neo one of the housemates and Nengi on the other hand is known as the love interest of Ozo.
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Singer, Jason Derulo Splits From Girlfriend Jena Frumes 4 Months After Welcoming First Child
American singer, Jason Derulo and his girlfriend, model Jena Frumes have split.
Derulo, 32, announced on Thursday September 23, that he and Jena have broken up just a day after they celebrated their birthdays and four months after welcoming their first child together, son Jason King.
“Jena and I have decided to part ways,” Derulo tweeted. “She is an amazing mother but we feel being apart at this time will allow us to be the best versions of ourselves and the best parents we could be.”
“Pls respect our privacy in this time,” he ended his note.
The former couple, who both started dating in March 2020, celebrated their birthdays in Aspen, Colorado just a day prior, with Frumes sharing a sweet post for the singer.
“Blessed to share the same day of birth with my lover. You are the most handsome, hardworking, talented, silly, loving human ever,” the model wrote about Derulo on Wednesday. “You truly make me whole and I’m so grateful for the love we share. You and our mini make me the happiest girl in the world and I can’t wait to make more memories with you guys.”
“I know I’m a tough cookie but you make me soft and accept me for who I am and I’m forever grateful for that ” she continued. “Cheers to another year! I love you so much, forever “
Frumes has since deleted the post, but has kept up other photos with the “Swalla” singer on her Instagram.
The former couple welcomed Jason King on May 8, but decided to keep his face private online.
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Why I Left Chelsea Last Summer – Emerson
Lyon defender, Emerson Palmieri, has explained why he left Chelsea to join Peter Bosz’s side.
Emerson said he decided to leave Chelsea for Lyon because he had no space to feature for the Premier League giants under the Blues manager, Thomas Tuchel.
Emerson left Chelsea in the summer transfer window for the French Ligue 1 side on a season-long loan.
Speaking to Gazetta dello Sport, Emerson revealed why he left west London.
He said, “I decided to leave Chelsea as I had no space.
“Roberto Mancini [Italy manager] told me: you need to play, you have to be a starter. OL [Lyon] proposed an interesting project and I accepted in two or three days.
“I am really happy with my choice.”
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