Lagos Blames Eko DisCo Power Surge As Fire Guts Storey Building

The Lagos State government has blamed the power surge for the fire outbreak at 118 Broad Street, CMS area of the state. Speaking through the Parmanent Secretary, Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Damilola Oke-Osanyintolu, the government said that a warehouse in the building was gutted by the fire “ignited as a result of power surge when electricity was restored.” Platforms Africa reports that the facility is being supplied by the Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC). In a statement made available to Platforms Africa, Oke-Osanyintolu added that Fortunately there…

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Army General Fighting B’Haram Returns To Meet Wife in Bed With Man – Report

“I send my salary fighting Boko Haram to you. Why? But you said you don’t like fair boys, you don’t like a man that smokes but allowed this one litter my house with cigarettes and used condoms” “It’s the devil.” Here is the full script of encounter between the couple, and the intruder   A man said to be a Nigerian Army General has returned home from his duties in the North East fighting Boko Haram to meet his wife in bed with another man. This revelation was, according to…

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Why I marked Father’s Day With Borehole Donation To Eripa – Lasisi Olagunju

“We’ll do more for that town” Nigeria’s newspapers top columnist Lasisi Olagunju in an emotional Father’s Day tributes for his dad, the man he described as his closest confidant who died 20 years ago   A top Nigerian newspaper’s columnist, Dr. Lasisi Olagunju, has marked the 20th year of his father’s death with the donation of a borehole to his home town, Eripa in Boluwaduro Local Government Area, Osun State, Southwest Nigeria. Olagunju, an Editor with Tribune newspaper, who, on his verified Facebook page, said that he and his siblings…

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My Husband, A Serial Fornicator, Had Sex With My Friends, Strangers – Kaffy

Nigerian Dance Queen, Kaffy, opens up on failed marriage, parents marrital violence + how she stopped having sex with her husband three years before divorce   Dance queen, Kafayat Shafau, aka Kaffy, has opened up on how she stopped having sex with her husband three years before their divorce. Platforms Africa reports that the mother-of-two made this known in an interview with media personality, Chude Jideonwo, published on Saturday. READ ALSO: I rape grandmothers because I can’t resist their jiggling ‘bum bum’ – serial rapist PHOTOS: Three Women Who Married,…

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BREAKING: Nigeria Declares Monday, Tuesday, May 2, 3 Public Holiday

MINISTRY OF INTERIOR. PRESS RELEASE. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DECLARES 2ND AND 3RD MAY, 2022 PUBLIC HOLIDAYS TO MARK WORKERS DAY AND EIDUL-FITR CELEBRATIONS The Federal Government has declared Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd May, 2022 as Public Holidays to mark this year’s Workers Day and EIdul-Fitr Celebrations. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government. He congratulates workers across the country on this year’s celebration. Ogbeni Aregbesola commended workers for their hard work, diligence and sacrifice, noting that their efforts are largely responsible…

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Broken, 420, S3x, GNOC, 28 Slangs Teens Use To Outsmart Parents Decoded

“Your teenage children know far more than you think. And if you think parenting is still the same as what our parents did, You will fail.” Here is what to know about their new slangs, the meaning and what  to do   With the incessant cases of crimes by minors and parenting failures rocking the society, Platforms Africa, in continuation of its solution journalism, decoded some slangs that children with internet enabled-phones use to communicate with one-another keeping their parents in the dark. To all the Parents, since the children…

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I cried Daily for 3 Months, Had Therapy to Survive NYSC Saga – ex-Minister

You have probably not read this indepth reaction/confession, coming first tine in many years, from Kemi Adeosun about the NYSC certificate scandal that consumed her as the Minister in-charge of finance.   A former Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has come out to reveal how she was able to forge ahead after the National Youth Service Corps certificate saga. Adeosun said she wept every day without working for three months. Adesosun, who spoke at the 10th anniversary of the Uncommon Woman Conference organised by the Jesus House Church, United Kingdom,…

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APC convention: Tinubu visits Buhari’s Anointed candidate, Adamu, at night +PHOTO

An All Progressives Congress, APC, Presidential aspirant, Bola Tinubu, reportedly with Senator Abdullahi Adamu, ahead of the party’s national convention. Tinubu paid Adamu a solidarity visit in his Abuja residence, on Friday night. READ ALSO Tinubu Asked Me To Make Him Vice President – Atiku He started to think he is our god, Aregbesola Bombs Tinubu + Full Speech Ango Abdullahi to Tinubu- The North has always been the Kingmaker Why EFCC Is Yet To Arrest Tinubu — Bawa Opens Up on Trial of Top Politician A Twitter user @cbngov_Akin1,…

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How 33,000 Litre-Petrol Tanker Exploded In Lagos Filling Station – Witness

11 Plc probes cause of the incident as fire razed storey building, rendered many homeless There was pandemonium at Idi-Oro, in the Mushin area of Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial capital, on Wednesday, when a tanker loaded with Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) exploded at a Mobil Filling Station in the community. The fire was said to have spread to an adjoining three-storey building, burning down the property. Eyewitnesses said the fire started around 1pm when the tanker, laden with 33,000 litres of petrol, was discharging its content at the filling station…

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Caretaker’s Sons Defile Tenant’s 10-year-old Daughter

A 10-year-old daughter of a tenant in Anambra, Southeast Nigeria, (name withheld) has been allegedly defiled by two brothers, said to be twins, who are sons of Caretakers The twin brothers have been arrested for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl in Abagana, in the Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra State. The suspects, whose names were given as Chukwuemeka and Chukwuebuka Okpe, were reportedly arrested alongside their mother, Mrs. Chinwe Okpe, caretaker of the house where the victim resided. Executive Director, Davina Care Foundation, Mrs. Rachel Yohanna, who disclosed this…

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