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Why I Want N3.5m Monthly Child Support From Femi Fani-Kayode — Ex-Wife

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode’s estranged wife, Precious Chikwendu, has accused him of beating her up at several occasions including when she was pregnant. Chikwendu, who’s demanding full custody of their four sons, made the allegations in an affidavit she deposed in support of an originating motion brought pursuant to Section 69 of the Child’s Rights Act, 2003. “From the early days of our relationship, the respondent (Fani-Kayode), has always maintained a lifestyle of utter disregard to my feelings. This was evident in the way and manner the respondent assaulted me while pregnant with our first son. The respondent (Fani-Kayode) kicked me severally on my stomach over a petty argument that ensued. It was my friend, Vanessa, who was around at the material time that intervened at the nick of time to save me. I had to leave the respondent’s (Fani-Kayode’s) house a few days after this incident. The respondent (Fani-Kayode) repeated the same act when I was pregnant with tripl

Good News: Naira Strengthens aAgainst Dollar As Ramadan Comes To An End

Naira strengthens against Dollar as Ramadan ends


The Nigerian Naira has closed the week strong at parallel market, just as Muslims get ready to mark Eid-el-fitr celebration. According to NAIJ.com's findings, the Naira gained two points to close the day at N368 per Dollar from the previous rate of N370 on Thursday, June 22. The local currency also maintained the N465 and N410 against the Pound and Euro at the unofficial market. 

Recall that central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) earlier this week, injected 195 million dollars into the market to meet the requests of customers in the various segments of the market. 


However, the apex bank has urged members of the public to desist from ill handling of the nation’s currency. The central bank stressed that the cost of maintaining the naira note was expensive, while also urging members of the informal sector to embrace the various e-payment options in the economy. Meanwhile, the federal government has declared Monday and Tuesday, June 26 and 27, as Public Holiday to mark Eid-el-fitr celebration. 



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