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Panic as transporters threaten to embark on nationwide strike over increasing highway robbery attacks

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Disgruntled Onitsha Transporters has threatened to embark on a nationwide strike over the increasing rate of robbery attacks and abduction of their staff and commuters in major highways leading to Lagos, Abuja and Northern Nigeria.


The Manager of God’s Will Transport, Mr. Emenike Okafor, made this known during a press gathering in Onitsha, where he maintained that the Benin road area of Ogbemudia Farm, to Ore and Lokoja in Kogi State towards Abuja highway is the most dangerous flashpoints where the bandits operate unbothered.


He said that some of the fleet operators that have fallen victims include luxurious bus owners, commuter bus operators, and executive Siena bus operators who convey passengers from Onitsha to various locations, terminals in Enugu, Aba, and Port Harcourt.

Mr. Emenike also revealed the daylight armed robbery and abduction of passengers along this road became troubling after the #EndSARS protest turned violent.

He said: “We have recorded cases of passenger robbery and abduction in the last two weeks, involving Sienna and Hummer buses with about six passengers kidnapped in those areas.

“We, therefore, call on the Inspector-General of Police to activate his rapid response mechanism and the establishment of a joint patrol team involving the Army, Police and Civil Defence Corps in the affected areas.t

“Travelling has become increasingly riskier following the security challenges, being faced by commuters.”

“Meanwhile, we must use this opportunity to commiserate with the Police over the casualties and losses they recorded during the #EndSARS protest that later turned violent.”

“We must state that no responsible citizen no matter how highly provoked would engage in burning, looting, and attack on the Police who are saddled with the task of protecting the citizens and their properties. “

“It is the criminals that unleashed the attacks on Police formations just to destabilise the country’s security, but they must not be allowed to succeed.

“We, therefore, appeal to the Police to go back fully to their duty with renewed vigour and zeal, and we implore the Government to motivate them by improving their welfare and compensate the families of those that lost their lives during the crisis.”

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“Money is good, very good actually, but money is not everything” – Yul Edochie

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Renowned Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has given his fans and followers an advice about money.

The handsome father shared this advice on his Twitter handle as he admitted that money is actually good but it is better to be at peace with God and man than money.

His tweet reads;

“Money is good.
Very good actually.
But Money is not everything.
Someday we’ll all die & leave all the money behind.
Where will your soul be heading to?

Be a good human being.
Touch lives positively.
Spread love.
Be at peace with man.
Be at peace with God.”

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Watch the Official Video for Davido’s “Jowo” Starring Richard Mofe Damijo & #BBNaija’s Nengi

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Afrobeats heavyweight Davido follows up the successful release of his album “A Better Time” with the visuals for one of its hit songs “Jowo“.


The video stars Nollywood veteran Richard Mofe Damijo and BBNaija 2020 finalist Nengi Hampson.

The video was directed by Dammy Twitch.

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Photos of Laycon supporting his friend Nengi at the making of Davido’s #JOWO music video

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It is so remarkable how some Big Brother housemates show love to their former housemates outside the house in the real world.

BBNaija winner, Laycon, visited her close friend, Nengi at the making of Davido’s ‘Jowo’ music video which features her.

From the photos shared online, Nengi looked very excited to see how Laycon came to show her support without inviation.

Laycon took to his Twitter page to congratulate Nengi and referred to her as his baby and shared the link to the music video on Youtube for people to follow and watch.

He said, “My Baby girl on this one♥️♥️”.

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