These are top five stories that drove conversation today.
President Buhari, today, presented the 2018 budget proposal at a joint session of the National Assembly.
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The apparent rift between the EFCC and the DSS is not going to end soon, considering the anti-graft reacted to a media report that it invited operatives of the DSS in order to ‘revenge’.
Downplaying the report, it also said, among all the security operatives that have been invited, only those from the DSS have refused to respond.
Ok, we now know Blackface is not on the way to stopping allegations against his former mate, 2Baba.
He said, “He is just that kind of artist. If you check his music right now, you can see the difference. You can’t compare his music right now to Plantashun Boiz’s music. It’s nowhere close. Melody wise, music wise, sound wise, he is nowhere close.”
Also, Amercian rapper, Meek Mill has been sentenced to two to four years in prison for violating his probation and has been taken into custody.
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Upon release of the almighty Paradise Papers, Senate President Bukola Saraki was mentioned but, he has since reacted, saying he has nothing shady to hide.
The Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has said there is a deliberate act to annoy and make him resign.
“I have a conscience, in spite of the deliberate act to annoy me and make me think of throwing in the towel,” he said.
“My conscience tells me that I should not give up. I shall continue to fight the corruption war until my last breath.”