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How Armed Robbers Raided, Demanded N20m From Saka

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How Armed Robbers Raided, Demanded N20m From Saka

By John Michael Ojo
The home of veteran Nollywood actor cum lecturer, Hafiz Oyetoro popularly called Saka was yesterday attacked by robbers in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

This was confirmed by the actor’s friend, Kayode Soaga in  a statement on Tuesday.

According to Soaga, “The robbers broke into his (Saka’s) home at about 2 am. Heavily armed with pump action guns, matchetes, breaking in tools,” while his  security guards were tied down and demobilised.

“Three other houses on the street were robbed with more devastating effect. They broke the burglary proof and went straight to him demanding N20 million or his life. Threatening to kill and destroy.

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“He (Saka) begged and pleaded. They later came down to N3 million which he said he doesn’t have. They dazed him with a resounding slap etc. The armed robbers packed all Android phones, iPhones laptops and all available cash in the home. Also collected all ATM cards. The robbers came with POS to empty money in accounts.

“Saka’s security guards were demobilised while the guards of his neighbors were not too lucky as they were shot several times in the arms. We thank almighty GOD for Saka’s life as he’s doing fine.”

The 59-year-old actor who is married to Olaide Oyetoro is said to be doing fine with his family after the shocking incident.

 

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Ex-wife Of Billionaire Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Quits Second Marriage

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Ex-wife Of Billionaire Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos Quits Second Marriage

Mackenzie Scott, erstwhile wife of billionaire Amazon founder, Jeff Bezos, has filed for a divorce from her second husband, Dan Jewett, two years after divorcing Bezos.

New York Times reports that Scott filed a petition for divorce in the King County Superior Court in Washington State Tuesday and court records published on Thursday show Jewett did not contest the divorce.

Scott who is reputed as the world’s fourth richest woman, had divorced Bezos in 2019 to get married to Jewett, a former high school science teacher.

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The 52-year-old Scott who divorced Bezos after 25 years of marriage, got married to Jewett in March 2021

Following her separation from the Amazon billionaire, Scott, received a 25 per cent stake in the online retailer, making her one of the richest women in the world.

According to Forbes, Scott’s real-time net worth stands at $34.9 billion as of September 29.

 

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Mary Njoku Reveals Cheapest Thing Any Woman Can Get From Her Man

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Nollywood Actress, Mary Njoku Reveals Cheapest Thing Any Woman Can Get From Her Man

By John Michael Ojo
Nollywood actress and entrepreneur, Mary Remmy Njoku, has shared a cryptic message asking women to prioritise their decision when choosing their life partners.

The CEO of ROK Studios stated in an Instagram post that the cheapest thing any lady can get from her boyfriend is money.

Mary Njoku also said ladies who are not driven by momentary gratification such as the quest to have the latest phones will understand her point.

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She however, added that she is also at peace with those who share a different perspective from hers.

“The cheapest thing your boyfriend can give to you is money.

“Only ladies who don’t think with their rent and the latest iPhone will understand this.

“If you think that I am wrong, fine,” she wrote.

 

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Maverick Music Parts Ways With Singer, Dante Bowe

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Maverick Music Part Ways With Singer, Dante Bowe

By John Michael Ojo
Maverick City Music has ended their relationship with award-winning singer, Dante Bowe.

This was made known on Tuesday in a post via the group’s social media handle.

Maverick who gave Bowe’s behaviour as the reason for their action wrote: “Due to behaviour that is inconsistent with our core values and beliefs, we have decided to put a pause on our professional relationship with Dante Bowe,

“Decisions like these are not easy because of the level of nuance, both professionally and personally, but we felt it necessary to address them,” read the statement in part.

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While Maverick failed to reveal the said behaviour that led to the termination of their relationship with the 29-year-old singer, they however, maintained that they would grant the Grammy award nominee an unconditional support as he navigates his path forward.

“Each of us needs God’s grace and our hope is that we all pray and give him the same opportunity to grow in Christ as we give ourselves,” said Maverick.

 

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