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Inside Encomium Weekly this week (Tuesday, May 12, 2015)



  • Akeem Sodeinde died without eating the fish pepper soup he ordered

-His final hours on Sunday, May 10, 2015

-Family wants quick burial

  • Kehinde Oshadipe exclusive

‘She can’t just leave me; how can she walk out of my life like that?’

-She cries as she catalogues the pains of losing her twin sister

‘When she died, I thought may be I didn’t do enough’

‘I believe Taiwo is with me; that she will still come back’

‘Whenever I visit her grave, I’m reluctant to leave’

  • OGD, Buruji Kashamu begin fresh battle

-How N700 million Jonathan’s largesse unsettled Ogun PDP

  • Update on Lagos pharmacist’s controversial death

-Wife, Busayo Olafare released by police after 25 days in detention

  • More passengers stranded as aviation fuel scarcity worsens

-First Nation, Air Peace, Dana sing different tune

  • Multi-billion naira campaign fund, internal bickering tear PDP apart

+Why Mu’azu must go

  • Halima Abubakar finally opens up on her failed romance

‘I was severely depressed for months after the break-up; I was so much in love with him’

  • ‘I have both legislative and administrative experience than all of them’ – Hon. Wasiu Eshinlokun-Sanni on Lagos Speakership
  • John Fashanu, Abigail Igwe’s divorce mess gets more exciting

-Legal fireworks begin next week

  • Lizzy Anjorin clears air on husband snatching scandal

+’My enemies are at work’

  • Adebisi Kuku on what life has taught him
  • ‘Why I can never leave comedy,’ says Gbenga Adeyinka
  • ‘My role has always been to ensure fairness of any process’ – Joe Odumakin
  • Nigerians groan as fuel scarcity bites hard

+The effects, causes, the losers and gainers

  • Entrepreneurs  count losses as acute fuel scarcity lingers
  • Boko Haram cursed for abusing women and children in Sambisa Forest
  • ‘My inspiration comes from God’ – Rising gospel act, Oluwadamilola Ilesanmi
  • Khadija Buka Abba Ibrahim endorsed Nigeria’s first female Deputy Speaker
  • ‘Politics is about service to humanity’-  Hon. Shola Giwa
  • ‘My male fans are also my friends’ –Bukola Adeeyo
  • ‘Sean Tizzle is my big brother, mentor and friend’ –Badboy Ace
  • Yaw Gears up for May 31 show

-Rubbishes marriage rumours

  • Lancelot Imasuen on 20 years in Nollywood
  • When Maria Bamgbose and Samson Falaiye united in love
  • Actress Kikelomo Kuojo releases Itunumi May 18

-Denies car gift from lover


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