Saturday, December 3, 2022
More

    Latest Posts

    I won’t take over from my father – Akeredolu’s son

    The Ondo State Governor’s son, Babajide Akeredolu, on Friday, dispelled rumours that he plans to take over from his father, Rotimi Akeredolu, after the...

    Stefflon Don chooses peace over money and temporary happiness

    American rapper Stefflon Don shared her two cents on how money is a necessity but still can not guarantee happiness and peace of mind. Don...

    You’re seeking Atiku’s sympathy, Ortom replies ex-council chair

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has refuted claims by a former Ushongo local council chairman, Joseph Asawa, who made spurious accusations against the governor...

    Why I suspended Kanye’s Twitter account – Elon Musk

    Elon Musk on Friday kicked Kanye West off Twitter “for incitement to violence” after the rapper posted a picture that appeared to show a...

    Mr Macaroni donates N500K to family of lady killed during Yoruba Nation rally

    Comedian, Debo Adebayo better known as Mr Macaroni has donated a sum of N500,000 to the family of Jumoke Oyeleke, who was shot dead during the recent Yoruba Nation protest in Lagos.

    Adebayo, who visited the family of the deceased disclosed this on Saturday, July 17, 2021, via his Twitter page.

    Jumoke was killed two weeks ago when Yoruba Nation agitators gathered at the Gani Fawehinmi Park in Ojota to demand an independent nation in the south-west region of Nigeria.

    The 25-yr-old lady was said to be displaying drinks at a shop around the protest venue when she was hit by a stray bullet and she died on the spot.

    twitter.com
    In a series of tweets on Saturday, Mr Macaroni said, “I visited the family of the late Jumoke Oyeleke; the 25yrs old that was killed during the Yoruba Nation Rally. They need all the support they can get right now. I have donated N500,000 today and I plead with all those who can to kindly support the family.”

    The comedian then shared a fundraising link for the family, calling on all members of the public to donate.

    He added that “As of the time of my visit, neither the government nor police force had taken responsibility. The family despite their state of mourning have been told to bear all responsibilities. This is heartbreaking.

    Meanwhile, the Lagos State Police Command had denied killing Jumoke saying, the claim that the lady was killed by their bullets is a calculated attempt to create confusion and fear in the minds of the good people of Lagos.

    Latest Posts

    I won’t take over from my father – Akeredolu’s son

    The Ondo State Governor’s son, Babajide Akeredolu, on Friday, dispelled rumours that he plans to take over from his father, Rotimi Akeredolu, after the...

    Stefflon Don chooses peace over money and temporary happiness

    American rapper Stefflon Don shared her two cents on how money is a necessity but still can not guarantee happiness and peace of mind. Don...

    You’re seeking Atiku’s sympathy, Ortom replies ex-council chair

    Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has refuted claims by a former Ushongo local council chairman, Joseph Asawa, who made spurious accusations against the governor...

    Why I suspended Kanye’s Twitter account – Elon Musk

    Elon Musk on Friday kicked Kanye West off Twitter “for incitement to violence” after the rapper posted a picture that appeared to show a...

    Don't Miss

    Model Bella Hadid deletes post promoting Balenciaga amidst criticisms of child exploitation

    Balenciaga is under fire for its latest ad campaign, which features children holding stuffed animals that appear to be wearing bondage-inspired outfits. Supermodel Bella Hadid...

    Appeal Court upholds Bwacha, Binani’s gov candidacy

    The Court of Appeal in Yola on Thursday upheld the governorship candidacy of All Progressives Congress candidates, Emmanuel Bwacha and Aishatu Ahmed also known...

    Illegal arms huge threat to Nigeria – FG

    The National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno (retd.), has said that the proliferation of Small Arms and Light Weapons remained a huge threat...

    51 Boko Haram terrorists surrender in North East

    Boko Haram insurgents have continued to surrender in the terror-troubled North-East as the Nigerian military widens its offensive against terror in the region and...

    Hoodlums invade Atiku rally, supporters injured

    No fewer than three persons on Monday sustained varying degrees of injury in a clash involving a local gang, Kalare Boys, and supporters of...

    Stay in touch

    To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.