Wednesday, September 18, 2019

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    Swedish court finds A$AP Rocky guilty of assault

Swedish court finds A$AP Rocky guilty of assault

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    Akwa Ibom gov asks lawmakers to probe assault on man who ‘insulted’ LG chairman

Akwa Ibom gov asks lawmakers to probe assault on man who ‘insulted’ LG chairman

Udom Emmanuel, governor of Akwa Ibom state, has asked the state assembly to probe the assault on a man who was attacked for allegedly insulting a local government chairman in the state.A video, which captured two men flogging a man whom they accused of insulting Imoh Williams, chairman of Abak local government area in the state, went viral on Wednesday.While [...]

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    Victims of Abbo’s assault ‘fail to honour invitation of senate panel’

Victims of Abbo’s assault ‘fail to honour invitation of senate panel’

The senate committee investigating the alleged misconduct of Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north, says that the victims of the assault did not honour its invitation.Sam Egwu, chairman of the panel, made this known during plenary, on Wednesday.The senate had setup a committee to investigate the assault by one of its members after the video of Abbo attacking a nursing [...]

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    Despite public apology, Senator Abbo pleads not guilty to assault

Despite public apology, Senator Abbo pleads not guilty to assault

Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north, has pleaded not guilty to a one-count charge of assault filed against him by the police.The lawmaker was arraigned at a magistrate's court in Zuba, federal capital territory (FCT), on Monday.Abdullahi Ilellah, a senior magistrate, granted the lawmaker a N5 million bail  and two sureties in like sum.Ilellah also ruled that the sureties must have [...]

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    Senator Abbo granted bail after spending night in custody

Senator Abbo granted bail after spending night in custody

The federal capital territory police command has granted bail to Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north.According to Premium Times, Bala Ciroma, the state police commissioner, said Abbo was allowed to go home around noon on Friday after meeting "a set of administrative conditions for his bail."The senator had honoured police invitation over the assault of a nursing mother at a [...]

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    ANALYSIS: Why Elisha Abbo faces jail despite tendering apology

ANALYSIS: Why Elisha Abbo faces jail despite tendering apology

Twenty-four hours after he made the headlines for a wrong reason, Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north, tendered apology to the attendant he attacked at a sex toy shop in Abuja. He also sought forgiveness from Nigerians, describing himself as an ambassador of Christ who fell short of expectations.A closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage had shown Abbo repeatedly hitting a woman [...]

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    Senator who assaulted nursing mother surrenders to police

Senator who assaulted nursing mother surrenders to police

Elisha Abbo, Adamawa north senator who assaulted a nursing mother, has surrendered himself the police in the federal capital teritorry (FCT).The senator has been under fire since a video where he was seen hitting an attendant at a shop in Abuja went viral.The video had sparked outrage, with many Nigerians calling for the prosecution of the lawmaker.Mohammed Adamu, inspector general [...]

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    Adamawa senator in fresh trouble as journalist accuses him of assault

Adamawa senator in fresh trouble as journalist accuses him of assault

Olumuyiwa Owolabi-Atobatele (pictured), a photojournalist, has accused Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north, of assault.Abbo has been under fire since a video where he was seen hitting an attendant at a shop in Abuja went viral.The senator later admitted that he erred and tendered an apology.But hours after apologising, Owolabi-Atobatele narrated his encounter with the lawmaker whom he said ordered [...]

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    Elisha Abbo is a ‘bad example’ to young people

Elisha Abbo is a ‘bad example’ to young people

The Lagos state chapter of the Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO) says Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north, has laid a bad precedence for young leaders in the country.In a statement on Wednesday, Abdulwaheed Odunuga, its state coordinator, and Adekunle Aderibigbe, secretary, the organisation expressed displeasure over the lawmaker’s action.Abbo has been under fire since a video where he was [...]

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    I was assaulted in that shop, says senator who attacked nursing mother

I was assaulted in that shop, says senator who attacked nursing mother

Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north, has reacted to the viral video which captured the moment he assaulted a nursing mother.Speaking with Channels Television, Aboo said the incident occurred before he became a federal lawmaker.He said he would soon make an official statement on the incident as the viral video did not capture the entire event that led to it.He alleged [...]

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    IGP orders probe of senator who assaulted nursing mother

IGP orders probe of senator who assaulted nursing mother

Mohammed Adamu, inspector general of police, has ordered that a "comprehensive investigation" be carried out on the incident involving Elisha Abbo, senator representing Adamawa north district, and a nursing mother. Frank Mba, police spokesman, who confirmed this to TheCable, said he would give more details soon.A close circuit television (CCTV) footage had shown Abbo repeatedly hitting the woman at a sex toy [...]

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    Senator who slapped nursing mother at sex toy shop sparks outrage

Senator who slapped nursing mother at sex toy shop sparks outrage

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    WATCH: Cardi B goes to jail in ‘Press’ visuals

WATCH: Cardi B goes to jail in ‘Press’ visuals

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    Fidelity Bank releases video to disprove ‘assault’ claims

Fidelity Bank releases video to disprove ‘assault’ claims

Fidelity Bank Plc has released an official statement addressing a viral video where one of its branch managers allegedly ordered security men to beat up customers for allegedly being rude.The incident took place in the Alagbado area of Lagos on Thursday.The bank also released CCTV footage on Sunday via its Twitter handle as evidence of what supposedly happened on the [...]

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    Mugabe’s wife facing assault charge in South Africa

Mugabe’s wife facing assault charge in South Africa

Grace Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s first lady, handed herself to the South African police on Tuesday and will be charged with assault after reports that she attacked a young woman, Gabriella Engels in Johannesburg.Fikile Mbalula, the police minister earlier told reporters that 52-year-old Grace, a possible successor to her husband, 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe, had cooperated with the police.South African media said [...]

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    Koffi Olomide charged with assault, could spend 5 years in prison

Koffi Olomide charged with assault, could spend 5 years in prison

Koffi Olomide, Congolese musician, has been charged with assault following his arrest on Tuesday morning.Olomide was arrested in his home town of Kinshasa, for assaulting one of his dancers, in Kenya last weekend.The famous Congolese musician was, subsequent to his arrest, charged with assault and battery, a judicial source disclosed to BBC.Olomide was reportedly handcuffed and ushered into a police car after which [...]

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