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Eighty-six new cases of #COVID19 reportes in Nigeria

Eighty-six new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 70 in Lagos 7 in FCT 3 in Katsina 3 in Akwa Ibom 1 in Jigawa 1 in Bauchi 1 in Borno As at 11:50 pm 19th April there are 627 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 170 Deaths: 21

Banky W,Adewale Ayuba,Audu Maikori ,Obi Asika Join COSON Board

L-RAudu Maikori, Efe omorogbe,Banky w,Adewale Ayuba,Chief Tony Okoroji,Azeezat Allen,Obi Asika, Baba dee ,Hon John Udegbunam     Copyright Society of Nigeria(COSON) has elected  R&B singer banky w,CEO of chocolate city , Audu Maikori, CEO of Now Musik,efe omorogbe, Fuji star Adewale Ayuba, Chief Tony Okoroji, Azeezat Allen ,CEO of Storm 360 Obi Asika, Baba Dee, and Hon,John udegbunam into the board of directors of the organization.   The Swearing in ceremony was held earlier today May 9,2012 .      COSON  was founded for efficient, transparent and accountable collection and distribution of the royalties musicians have  earned through the use of their music by broadcasting stations, advertising agencies, hotels, nightclubs, restaurants, and so on.

Defamation of Character;Tony Okoroji Sues Onyeka Onwenu for N200M

    Legendary Musician , Onyeka Onwenu  accused  Copyright society of Nigeria (COSON) boss  Tony Okoroji   of pocketing   N3Million cross river state government donated for Christy Essien Igbokwe's burial .Now Tony Okoroji is suing her for defamation of character .    Tony Okoroji, who served alongside Onyeka Onwenu on the Christy Essien-Igbowe Burial Committee headed by Austin Izagbo, is asking for N200m, within two weeks, for a damaging article which the singer published in one of the national dailies last week as regards the N3m.     In a letter dated October 17, written on behalf of Tony Okoroji by Justin Ige of Seun Omotoba Law Chambers, made available to National Mirror, Okoroji is also demanding a full page apology published in five national dailies in addition to the said sum, as compensation for the embarrassment the article caused him.     Portions of the letter read: The attention of our client has been drawn to an e-mail titled: A Letter to Tony Okoroji: Where is t

Onyeka Onwenu to Tony Okoroji; Return Christy Igbokwe's N3M burial funds

    Legendary Musician , Onyeka Onwenu is calling out  Copyright society of Nigeria (COSON) boss Tony Okoroji   to return  N3Million cross river state government donated for Christy Essien Igbokwe's burial       In a letter sent to Tony Okoroji, and made available to Vanguard ,  Onyeka is compelling Okoroji to step forward and clear the air by simply accounting for the whereabouts of the said money. Dear Tony Okoroji: “I write this letter with a pained heart, one full of disappointment at the news that you pocketed the N3 million donation made by the Cross River State Government to the Christy Essien Burial Committee for use towards her burial programme. ‘I understand that you took this decision because you claimed you were owed certain amounts for “unauthorised” expenditures made by you during the burial week. Unauthorised, because you did whatever you wanted and undertook actions against the decisions of the committee as a whole. Actions such as the making of a documentar