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Valentine’s Day: Foundation Puts Smiles On Faces Of Less Privileged

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As a way of spreading the spirit of the season, and putting smiles on the faces of the downtrodden, a non-profit organisation, LILBECKKING DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION, today February 14, 2024, shared cooked foods to those who do not have means of feeding in Benin City.

Those the foundation reached out to are majorly beggars on Mission Road and other areas in Benin metropolis.

Speaking during the event, founder of the foundation, Mr. Beckley Irumudomon, said the reason why him and his team went to give prepared rice to the beggars was to show them love on Valentine’s Day, and also to let them know that there are people who still care about them.

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Irumudomon, who said he believes a plate of rice can go a long way in putting smiles on the faces of those who have no means of feeding, urged other well-to-do Nigerians to always take care of the less privileged.

He said: “The reason why we are here today, the 14th day of February which is Valentine day, is to show love to the less privileged . Today represents lovers’ day.

“It is good to give back to society, and this is exactly what we are doing here. I believe in giving back to the society that made you acquire what you have.”

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Also speaking, Secretary of the foundation, Mr. Destiny Aigbokhae, said the major concern of the foundation is to take care of the less privileged regardless of tribe, religion.

He said the foundation is focused on taking people out of the street and giving them a meaningful life they all desired.

We are here to take care of the less privileged regardless of religion, region or ethnic divides. We are one Nigeria, and this is our gospel,” he said.

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He continued: “In this country of today, it is hard for even able-bodies to fend for themselves, let alone those who are physically challenged. And this is why we came out to reach out to them in our ways.

“Our focus by God’s grace is to take people out of the street. We are concerned about alleviating poverty.”

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Troops Ambush Terrorists On Transit To Cause Havoc In Kaduna, Neutralize Two

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Troops of the Nigerian Army have neutralized two terrorists and recovered arms in Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

Director Army Public Relations, Major General Onyema Nwachukwu, who made this known in a statement on Sunday, April 14, 2024, said the terrorists were on transit to cause havoc in the area.

Nigerian Army troops deployed for Counter- terrorism Counter-insurgency operations in the North West on Saturday 13 April 2024 successfully ambushed and neutralized two terrorists transiting with arms in Kaduna,” the statement read.

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The operation, which took place in Rafin Sariki Village of Giwa Local Government Area, was a prompt response to actionable intelligence on the presence of terrorists transiting with a sack containing weapons.

“The troops laid in ambush for the terrorists and engaged them in a gun battle, that neutralized two of the terrorists. The gallant troops also recovered one AK-47 rifle, 52 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition, and one locally fabricated revolver frame.

“The Nigerian Army remains committed to ensuring the safety and security of the citizenry and the nation in general.

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“The NA will thus, continue to take decisive actions against terrorists activities in the region.”

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Video: Moment Pastor Enenche Sent Lady Away For Giving False Testimony On The Altar

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A video of popular Nigerian clergyman, Paul Eneche, calling out a woman for sharing a false testimony has made the rounds on social media.

The woman who attends his church in Abuja was on the altar to share her testimony of how God made her the “only graduate in her family.”

Worried by her command of English. the cleric asked the lady what degree did graduated with and she said ‘’Law”. Prodding further, the cleric asked her what kind of Law degree, the lady answered ‘’B.Sc in Law”

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He asked that the lady leave the altar and warned his members never to come to the altar to lie about a “testimony.”

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JUST IN: DSS Arrests El-Rufai’s Political Ally Over Post On Gov Sani

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Aisha Galadima, a strong political ally of the former governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has been arrested in Kaduna.

The arrest, a source told DAILY POST, was connected to a post on her Facebook page, criticizing Governor Uba Sani.

The female politician was picked up by the operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS, from her residence on Sunday afternoon.

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The development was confirmed by one of her brothers, who said, “Aisha has just been arrested by DSS at her Tudun Wada residence in Kaduna.”

 

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