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

2017 Abuja International Trade Fair: Over 20 Countries Indicate Interest

Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), says over 20 countries have indicated interest to attend its 12th International Trade Fair, scheduled for Sept. 21 to Oct. 7. Mr Chijioke Ekechukwu, the Director-General of ACCI, who spoke in an interview with the Newsmen on Tuesday in Abuja, also said that many of the intending participants had paid for their stands.

“Many foreign manufacturers and distributors will be at the fair. “Also, our local manufacturers will be coming from all parts of the country for the fair. “Again many states have shown interest to come to the trade fair to showcase their agricultural products and locally manufactured goods. “I tell you, this fair promises to be the best ever hosted in Abuja. “So this year, we are expecting that we are going to have a better, bigger trade fair exhibition,’’ the director-general said. 

Ekechukwu listed China, Pakistan, Indonesia, Ecuador, Egypt and some European countries among others, expected at the fair. He assured participants that the association had made adequate security arrangements for the fair. 

According to him, the Army, Police and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, are to provide security.