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Secure release of the remaining Chibok girls, CAN tells Buhari


President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Samson Olasupo Ayokunle has called on the Federal Government to ensure the immediate release of the remaining girls who are still with Boko Haram.
The Christian association also commended President Muhammadu Buhari on what it called “breakthrough recorded in the release of  21 of the kidnapped Chibok girls.”
The insurgents released 21, out of the 219 girls abducted on April 14, 2014.
Minister of Information and Culture told newsmen soon after the girls were released that no ransom was paid. He also said there was no prisoner swap with Boko Haram.
President Buhari, who was away in Germany on a state visit, also said negotiations were ongoing to free the remaining girls still in captivity.
Regardless, at a thanksgiving service in Abuja, yesterday, the rescued girls were reconciled with their families after over two years in Boko Haram captivity.
Ayokunle, in a press statement by his spokesman, Bayo Oladeji, described the girls’ release as great and pleasant since the beginning of the year and assured government of CAN’ s prayers to ensure everyone of the Chibok girls still in captivity is released.
“Let government be aware that CAN is with them in prayer in getting the rest of the girls released.
“CAN rejoices with the parents of the released girls and we are still praying that the parents of the remaining girls would soon be reunited with their own very soon in Jesus name”.
The CAN boss specifically appealed to the insurgents holding the rest of the girls captive to release them.Ayokunle also appealed to the federal government to go beyond the release of the girls back to their parents, but organise a special rehabilitation program in collaboration with CAN for the girls that would cover their full integration into the society again.
Meanwhile, President of Christ Apostolic Church, Worldwide, Pastor Abraham Akinosun has advised government to use any means to ensure the release of the remaining Chibok girls.  “Some were saying Boko Haram prisoners were exchanged for the girls, some said they were freely released, whatever the method used, the end seems to justify the means.
“All we are after is for the rest of the girls to be released to join their families. That is what will give us lasting happiness.”
The cleric said this at the Pastors’ Conference of the church at the weekend having earlier paid a courtesy visit to Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Akinosun commended the federal government and the Armed Forces for crushing Boko Haram but advised them not to relent.
He also called on tgovernment to declare a state of emergency on  kidnapping, which according to him was assuming a terrifying dimension.
“Many people may be blaming the current economic downturn in the country for the upsurge in kidnapping. But as Lord Denning pointed out many years ago, no one is justified to commit evil on the ground of expediency.
“The Bible also affirms that the wicked have gone astray from their mothers’ womb… (Psalm 58: 3).
“While the evil-minded people will perpetrate their evil, no matter the state of the economy, government should devise means of combating this evil in a holistic way because kidnapping is an ill-wind which blows no one any good.  No one can guess who is going to be the next victim,” he said.
The Apostolic Church cleric, explained  that if State of emergency was declared on violent crimes, the law enforcement agencies would be empowered to cordon off criminal communities  and conduct house-to-house search in order to confiscate illegal arms found there.
Akinosun also suggested that the Federal Government should liaise with the state governments to return schools taken over from missionaries to them to assist in education of values to coming generations.

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12-year-old boy kills landlady as condition to be initiated into a cult

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A 12-year-old boy, who allegedly robbed and killed his landlady at Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State, yesterday, was among those paraded for various offences by the state Police Command, yesterday.


The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Zanna Mohammed, who briefed reporters on the arrest of over 60 kidnappers, robbers, murderers, cultists and ritualists in the last three weeks, said the teenager confessed that he committed the act because a cult group told him that one of the conditions for initiation was that he must have been involved in a criminal act.

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Super Falcons striker, Asisat Oshoala, comes to Falz defence with regards to statement about glorifying fraudsters

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Nigerian professional footballer, Asisat Oshoala, who plays as a forward in the Chinese Women’s Super league for Dalian Quanjian F.C., took to her Instagram to express deep concern about how people are now proud to be fraudsters.



In Falz’ defense, she insisted fraudsters shouldn’t be glorified.

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Zimbabwean Church leader in s*x scandal as photos naked photos and sex acts with 33 girls is exposed

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A Zimbabwean church leader, Nyasha Light Nyatsungo is enmeshed in a sex scandal and might also be facing legal action, after his ex-girlfriend flooded social media with his nude photo.
It was gathered that the Nyatsungo allegedly sent a nude picture of his Cape Town based ex–side chick, Shingi Mavenge, to his other girlfriend only identified as Beula who later broadcasted it on social media.
According to H-Metro, in an apparent fit of rage, Mavenge posted a WhatsApp chat she had with Nyatsungo’s wife identified as Nyasha Nhahumbi as well as a group chat with some of her former lover’s concubines.
According to Mavenge, she has gotten information that Nyatsungo has at least 33 girlfriends and has ditched his wife of eight years.
She adds that Nyatsungo bedded a girl who was their neighbour as well.
Mavenge said that the church leader’s wife revealed that they even consulted their local pastor in Mutare who failed in his attempts to mend Nyatsungo’s ways.
According to H-Metro, Nyatsungo, a married father of two, has denied ever circulating the picture, labelling Mavenge as a bitter woman whom he just flirted with on Facebook and nothing more.
“This Nyasha guy must be stopped in his tracks. He is going to pay for all the damage that he has done to me. He was the only one who had that leaked picture and I am shocked why he would forward it to some other girl,” fumed Mavhenge who is working on taking legal action.
“I started dating this guy in 2015 and never knew he was married. He lied.”  fumed Mavenge yesterday.
“That guy is full of lies and at some point, we opened a group chat with his wife and some of his girlfriends. He normally targets single mothers” added Mavenge.
H-Metro was furnished with six other cellphone numbers of his girlfriend that include Fadzai, Mutsa, Essy, Juliana, Barbra among others. Mutsa confirmed she once had a relationship with Nyatsungo have since terminated it since she discovered he was married.
Mavenge confirmed they met once in Johannesburg when she had to fly from Cape Town to meet her man sometime in April.
“That night he didn’t even have money. I had to pay the R800 for the accommodation as he had no money. He wanted to have sex with me but I flatly refused. He even wanted it without protection and I said No. he looked terrible with clothes in a plastic shopping bag. I want to write a letter to Pastor Rex who is the head of (the church) in Harare so that this guy be stopped with his tricks and lies,” added Mavenge.
When contacted over the phone in Mutare Nyatsungo confirmed he knew Mavenge but never had a relationship with her.
“I know her and we once flirted on Facebook. We never had a relationship as she is alleging. I don’t know why she is bitter. I haven’t seen the nude pictures she is talking about but I heard about it from Beula. We live in a democratic country. She can go ahead and sue me if she feels her rights have been infringed upon. All the allegations she is making are false and I don’t know her motive in trying to tarnish my image,” said Nyatsungo.
He said he was still with his wife whose phone rang without response yesterday afternoon. Despite his denials, H-metro was furnished with pictures of Nyatsungo and Mavenge, the time they met in April.

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