The Performing Musicians’ Employers’ Association of Nigeria ((PMAN) has received a copy of the proposed Bill for An Act to Repeal and Re-enact the Copyright Act 2021 from the Clerk of Senate Committee on Trade and Investments, following its protest for not being consulted or informed of the contents of the Bill.
Copies of the proposed Bill have been referred to appropriate organs and committees of PMAN to study and give informed opinion upon which PMAN would base its next line of action in conjunction with any other interested stakeholders in the creative industry.
It would be recalled that PMAN raised alarm on the apparent secrecy with which the Bill appeared to have gone through Second Reading at the floor of the Senate without any input from PMAN and other relevant stakeholders or even a public hearing.
Informed opinion on legislative processes’ watchers was that the Bill would have simply passed the third reading and passed into law had PMAN and other key stakeholders not protested the process.
PMAN reiterates its call to the National Assembly to make the processes of making new laws for Copyright and National Film and Video Censorship open to relevant stakeholders.
From PMAN’s initial study of the two Bills, we have discovered serious clash of interests, powers and functions between existing and proposed government regulatory agencies/commissions that would pose great dangers to whatever good intentions the Bills may have and the general interests of stakeholders.
PMAN therefore advises great caution in passing these two Bills.
5th June 2021
Meet Wendy Appelbaum, South Africa”s Richest Woman
Wendy Appelbaum is a philanthropist and businesswoman, she is the chairperson of DeMorgenzon wine estate and agricultural business in South Africa, she is currently the wealthiest Jewish woman in South Africa.
Wendy’s worth is about 2.6 billion SA Rand, R2.6 billion, which is estimated to be around $170 million, making her the wealthiest South African woman.
Wendy Donna Appelbaum was born in South Africa, she is the only daughter of the South African business mogul, Sir Donald Gordon and her mother Peggy. Gordon is the founder of Liberty Group.
Wendy studied Psychology at the University of the Witwatersrand, She worked for her father at the Liberty Group after school, she also became a director at the Liberty investors.
Wendy is not only a businesswoman, she is a wife and a mother. She is married to Hylton Appelbaum, they have two children together, both sons, namely Nicholas and Matthew.
One if her sons, Nicholas is a Surgeon and her other son, Matthew is a Banker.
According to the source, Wendy’s husband, Hylton, manages the wine garden and holds positions in other organizations in South Africa such as being a trustee of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund Chairman and Mindset Network.
I Had Threesome With Apostle Suleman & Iyabo Ojo — Nollywood actress,Steph Nayah
Nollywood actress, Steph Nayah, has mocked her colleague, Iyabo Ojo, after the latter debunked report that she had an intimate relationship with the General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, Apostle Johnson Suleman.
Recall that The Eagle Online reported that an Instagram blogger, Gistlover, listed celebrities intimate with Suleman.
It was a list of female celebrities who it claimed to have had intimate relationships with the Apostle, adding that there were many names missing as Big Brother Naija female stars should also be included.
Nollywood actress, Halima Abubakar, confessed to have had an intimate relationship with the clergyman, claiming that she is nursing an ailment of a protruding stomach after sleeping with him.
According to Abubakar, the protruding stomach prompted her to deceive Nigerians last year that she welcomed a child.
Nayah revealed that she also had an affair with the Apostle, while narrating how she, Ojo and Suleman had a threesome.
Threesome is a sexual activity involving three persons at the same time.
In a lengthy post, Nayah noted that she has been silent on Suleman’s issue because she wanted to see how far he is willing to take the lie.
Nayah revealed how she met the Apostle in Mombasa, Kenya and he took her contact, after which they shared several intimate moments together.
She claimed that the Apostle flew her back to Nigeria to lodge at his girlfriend’s place, which happened to be Ojo’s house.
She disclosed that Ojo made her comfortable and didn’t display any mean character to her as she was comfortable with the Apostle having multiple affairs as long as her income was coming in.
Her post reads: “I have been very silent on Apostle Suleiman issue because I want to see how far he is willing to take this lie.
“I had to come on Instagram to put my story out there.
“I met him at the Airport in Mombasa, Kenya and he took my contact. We had sex in Dubai on that trip.
“He called me two weeks after and invited me back to Nigeria cutting short my trip in Dubai.
“He bought me a business class ticket and sent me an address in Agungi area of Lekki to wait for him at his girlfriend’s house, as he would want us to have a threesome as he enjoyed my breasts.
“Lo and behold, the house was the house of Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo @iyaboojofespris, in an estate called 5 Streets in Agungi.
“She made me comfortable and told me how she doesn’t mind whatever the pastor does, as long as he keeps giving her money.
“He had just rented the house for her and she said her black range (Range Rover) was giving her problems, as it was also in the mechanic’s place.
“Apostle came in around 11pm.
“He drove himself in a black G Wagon and his driver drove a silver range, one of his other cars.
“After our round of sex in Iyabo Ojo’s room, he gave her the keys to the range that she should sell the black range off since it was old already.
“He gave her $3000 to send to her son in the US, as he was said to be taking a trial exam and needed to pay some bills.
“He gave me $5000 and a key to a room at Protea hotel.
“I called Uber and went to the hotel to wait for him.
“He came on the third day on his way to Abuja and gave me another $2000.
“He is a nice man and the sugar daddy of most Nollywood actresses, but for God’s sake, he should stop lying.
“You can say this is a lie, but in your heart you will know it’s true.
“How you told me you don’t make money from films, but you are just doing it to keep your face and you know Suleiman carries your bill.
“Do you remember the house you told me Suleiman is building at Osapa and he had promised he will give you to live in.
“When I felt shy about our threesome, you told me that you arrange that for him always cos it’s what he enjoys and even jokes that even if he wants to have with you and your daughter, you will allow him.
“You want me to spill and I take the challenge.
“Your mother lives in the house with you in one of the other rooms upstairs.
“She was with us in the living room watching TV.
“She knows all the shit we talked about.
“Apostle greeted her familiarly when he came and she went upstairs before all of us later retired to your room.
“Your house help, a dirty looking black short girl brought me water to drink.
“You did a boob job to firm up your boobs paid for by apostle.
“Na only stomach you no see do.
“Should I continue??? Or you go behave now? @cossyorjiakor Nne biko leave this girl for me make I finish am.
“I have facts.”
Apostle Suleman, who had reacted to the earlier report of Gistlover on the roll call of celebrities her has had intimate relationships with, was yet to speak on the latest “dragging” by Nayah.
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