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Sacha Baron Cohen Is Duping Republicans. Is He the James O’Keefe of the Left?

A provocateur, under false pretenses, tries to get people of various backgrounds, from everyday Americans to sitting lawmakers, to make embarrassing comments on camera. In this case, we’re not talking about James O’Keefe, the conservative activist who has used hidden cameras and false identities to target institutions including The Washington …

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I am not losing sleep, Oshiomhole insists – Punch Newspapers

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Monday, insisted that he is not losing sleep over the Reformed-APC faction. He told State House Correspondents who asked if he was indeed losing sleep, after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, …

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I’ll reclaim my ticket from Adeleke, says Ogunbiyi – Punch Newspapers

Femi Makinde, Osogbo The Chairman of Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc, Dr Akin Ogunbiyi, has rejected the result of the Osun State Peoples Democratic Party’s governorship primary election held on Saturday. Ogunbiyi, who rejected the outcome of the exercise at a press conference he addressed at Ileogbo, his hometown on Sunday, …

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Who Is Jason Spencer, the Unfortunate Star of Sacha Baron Cohen’s Latest Show?

Jason Spencer, a Republican state representative in Georgia, found himself on the wrong end of a Sacha Baron Cohen prank that aired Sunday night on Showtime. It was the second episode of “Who Is America?” — Mr. Cohen’s latest foray into duping unsuspecting participants into saying embarrassing things. But Mr. …

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We’ll prosecute those who swindled World Cup fans, FG vows – Punch Newspapers

The Federal Government has vowed to arrest and prosecute the airline travel agents who cancelled the return tickets of 230 Nigerian football fans stranded after the 2018 World Cup Tournament in Russia. The Nigerian Ambassador to Russia, Prof. Steve Ugba, said this in an online video statement made available by …

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I didn’t give Atiku N70m to organise rally, Gov Bindow says – Punch Newspapers

Adamawa State governor, Muhammadu Bindow, has described as “malicious and false” a report alleging that he gave N70m to organisers of Saturday’s rally in Yola by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party. Bindow, in a statement on Sunday by his Special Adviser Press …

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