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Aisha Buhari abandons Sallah party to cook for President

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Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari on Saturday abandoned a Sallah party she organised at the State House for children to go and cook for President Muhammadu Buhari.

The President’s wife had earlier told guests that she personally cooks her husband’s food and would leave them to go and perform the duty.

This is different from the tradition in the past where cooks were put in charge of providing meals for the President and the Vice-President at the State House.

Speaking during the Sallah party at the old banquet hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the President’s wife sought the children’s permission to leave the party after staying for about two hours in order to go home to cook for Buhari.

She said: “I’m going to leave you soon. I want to go back home to cook for my husband. Because my children are here playing with you, so nobody is at home, only my husband.

So I want to go back home to be with him and also cook dinner for him.” She had urged the children to continue to pray for other Nigerian children who are currently in Internally Displaced Persons camps due to the insurgency.

According to her, the current administration attaches importance to Nigerian children’s welfare, protection and development.

She therefiore urged them to be good ambassadors to their parents. She said: “The future of this great country lies in your hands. You are to complement the efforts of government by working very hard in school and be obedient to your parents.

“Tomorrow, you may be the President, the President’s wife, senator, honourable members, governors, medical doctors, teachers, journalists, engineers, nurses, lawyers and the rest of our honourable professions.” She also urged parents to encourage and monitor their children.

The old banquet hall was decorated to children’s taste.

While songs boomed from the speakers to the delight of the children, cartoons were also shown on the giant screens mounted at various points. Balloons of different colours and shapes also dangled from the ceiling. They were also used to form giant animals and babies and placed at various points.

Two bouncing castles were also mounted for the children while clowns dished out jokes.

The children, who were given packaged meals and drinks, also took part in a fashion parade and dancing competition. Among those who attended the Sallah were the wives of former governor of Rivers State, Mrs. Judith Amaechi, and former governor of Bayelsa State, Mrs. Alanyingi Sylva.

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Terrorists take over Kaduna community, ban political activities

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The Ansaru terrorists have reportedly taken over Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

They have also reportedly banned political activities in the area.

Birnin Gwari is one of the councils in the state that have been taken over by bandits over the years.

This was disclosed in a statement by the Birnin Gwari Emirate Progressives Union and signed by its Chairman, Ishaq Usman-Kasai. The statement said the terrorists had banned political activities in some communities in the local government area.

The statement said, “Even this week, two members of the group were engaged for wedding with two girls and will be tying the nuptial knots by this Saturday.

“The Ansaru (grooms) laid down some rules to the in-laws for the wedding. They ruled that after the wedding, they will take the brides to the forests and live there with them and do not want the brides to go along with any furniture except plates (coolers) and mattresses because anything other than those are not in tandem with their beliefs and convictions.”

The union further disclosed that the terrorists were spreading their doctrines by distributing memory cards which contain their beliefs and doctrine to the locals.

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Justice Tanko Muhammad resigns as CJN

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Justice Tanko Muhammad has resigned as the Chief Justice of Nigeria.

He resigned on Sunday night on the grounds of ill-health.

Ahuraka Yusuf Isah, Special Assistant on Media and Communication to the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad, on Monday confirmed the resignation of the CJN.

He said, “The latest information is that the CJN has resigned; I spoke with somebody very close to him and he said he has resigned.”

There had been confusion in the media over the purported resignation of the CJN.

Isah had said, “All I know is that he’s going to declare open a workshop this morning at the NJI (National Judicial Institute).”

Last week, CJN officially reacted to the allegations of uncaring attitude levelled against him by his brother Justices in the apex Court.

In his first official reaction made public on Tuesday in Abuja, the CJN admitted that the Supreme Court like any other establishment in the country has been hit by a devastating economic crunch.

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Kendall Jenner basks in the sun completely nude amid Devin Booker split

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No boyfriend, no clothes, no problem.

Kendall Jenner bared it all for her latest Instagram post, sunbathing completely in the nude amid her split from Devin Booker.

The supermodel, 26, was pictured laying on her stomach on a sun lounge, wearing nothing but a green 818 Tequila baseball cap.

A string bikini was strewn on the lounge beside her, along with a bottle of water, as she typed on her phone.

The photo dump, which she captioned simply with the blushing emoji, also featured pics and videos of herself horseback riding, enjoying a plate of sushi and the sunset.

“Tell me you and your bf broke up without telling me you and your bf broke up,” one follower commented, referencing her recent breakup from the 25-year-old NBA star.

The couple called it quits last week after two years together. Sources told Page Six they were on different pages about where the relationship was heading.

“While they care for each other, Devin was not going to propose marriage and his priority is his career,” the insider told us. “Kendall’s career also dominates her life.”

Just last month, the notoriously private reality star attended big sis Kourtney Kardashian and Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker’s wedding in Italy, with Booker in tow.

They were also recently spotted together at family friend Anastasia “Stassie” Karanikolaou’s birthday in Los Angeles.

The pair first started dating in Spring 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, they didn’t confirm their romance until Valentine’s Day 2021.

Jenner made things Instagram-official at the time when she posted a photo of herself and Booker cuddling on social media.

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