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Bill Gates joins Amazon’s Jeff Bezos as a Centi-Billionaire

20 March 2019
Bill Gates joins Amazon’s Jeff Bezos as a Centi-Billionaire

Microsoft founder, Bill Gates fortune just reached the 0 billion thresholds, making him the world’s second ‘centi-billionaire’. According to Bloomberg, which tracks the wealth of the planet’s richest people through...

Charly Boy took money from Buhari’s govt to attack Atiku – Deji Adeyanju

20 March 2019
Charly Boy took money from Buhari’s govt to attack Atiku – Deji Adeyanju

Political activist, Deji Adeyanju, has accused Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy of collecting money from official of President Muhammadu Buhari’s government to attack Atiku Abubakar. Mr Atiku was...

Gay Nigerian reverend to be ordained by Church of England

20 March 2019
Gay Nigerian reverend to be ordained by Church of England

Popular gay Nigerian cleric, Jide Macaulay, will, in June, be ordained an Anglican priest by the Church of England. Macaulay revealed this on his Instagram page on Wednesday where he...

Jealous husband kills wife’s lover in Ogun

20 March 2019
Jealous husband kills wife’s lover in Ogun

Police in Ogun state have arrested a man, Ajibade Olumuyiwa(25), for hacking one Olakitan Balogun, a cobbler to death over suspicion that he was having illicit affairs with his wife....

‘Revoke Buratai’s entry visa for election violence in election’

20 March 2019
‘Revoke Buratai’s entry visa for election violence in election’

A political activist and former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has asked the United State of America, United Kingdom and the European...

I remain in PDP – Jimi Agbaje

20 March 2019
I remain in PDP – Jimi Agbaje

Jimi Agbaje, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos, has denied the raging rumour that he had abandoned the party in anger. “I remain in PDP,” Mr...

Russian Girl's Appeal For Putin's Help Takes A Turn For The Worse

20 March 2019
Russian Girl's Appeal For Putin's Help Takes A Turn For The Worse

A Russian girl's plea to President Vladimir Putin to help her overworked mother has landed the 12-year-old in a she said/he said dispute with the Investigative Committee of Pskov Oblast....

May’s latest screeching U-turn makes her utterly unfit to lead -Jonathan Freedland

20 March 2019
May’s latest screeching U-turn makes her utterly unfit to lead -Jonathan Freedland

No matter how bad you think Theresa May is, she always manages to get worse. Her record of insisting on one thing, only to U-turn weeks, days or even hours...

Lagos ranked among world’s less liveable cities

20 March 2019
Lagos ranked among world’s less liveable cities

Lagos, a popular city in Nigeria, has been ranked among world cheapest cities, being the only African city on the list, with Caracas in Venezuela as the first. The survey...

Baba Suwe meets with Minister of Health over his Medical Condition

20 March 2019
Baba Suwe meets with Minister of Health over his Medical Condition

Nollywood veteran actor Babatunde “Baba Suwe” Omidina has been in the media recently after it was revealed that the movie star was in urgent need of medical attention. Since then,...

CLO to NASS: Involve stakeholders in review of Electoral Act

20 March 2019
CLO to NASS: Involve stakeholders in review of Electoral Act

The Civil Liberties Organization (CLO) has called on the National Assembly to get in touch with stakeholders in Nigeria’s elections if it truly intended to improve Electoral Act with a...

Internet fraudster jailed for sending pornographic materials

20 March 2019
Internet fraudster jailed for sending pornographic materials

A Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, Oyo State yesterday sentenced an Ibadan-based internet fraudster, Oyesanmi Ayomikun Oluwaseun, to four months imprisonment for sharing pornographic and indecent images through his...

Why I won’t speak on 2019 presidential election result — Obasanjo

19 March 2019
Why I won’t speak on 2019 presidential election result — Obasanjo

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has given reasons why he would not comment on the outcome of the February 23 presidential election. Mr Obasanjo backed the candidate...

Cardinal Barbarin says Pope has refused his resignation

19 March 2019
Cardinal Barbarin says Pope has refused his resignation

Philippe Barbarin, the French Roman Catholic cardinal convicted this month of failing to report sexual abuse allegations, said on Tuesday that Pope Francis had turned down his offer to resign....

Lagos ramshackle school where hoodlums defecate in classrooms - Report

19 March 2019
Lagos ramshackle school where hoodlums defecate in classrooms - Report

Abandoned building, Methodist School, Ewu-tuntun, Oshodi For Ndidi Godwin, switching her children’s education from a private to a public school has turned out to be a huge mistake. The Methodist...

If I Could Help It, I’d Go Back To My Dark Complexion – Bobrisky

19 March 2019
If I Could Help It, I’d Go Back To My Dark Complexion – Bobrisky

Popular Nigerisn cross dresser Bobrisky has said he would reverse the color of his bleached body if he could help it. The male Barbie who is now anything but dark...

Teni Teaches An American Lady How To Eat Amala With Her Hand

19 March 2019
Teni Teaches An American Lady How To Eat Amala With Her Hand

The whites are always adventurous and inquisitive in nature, they are unduly curious about new things. Popular Nigerian Singer, Teni was seen teaching an american lady how to eat the...

How presidential panel repeatedly disobeys Osinbajo’s directives - Report

18 March 2019
How presidential panel repeatedly disobeys Osinbajo’s directives - Report

President Muhammdu Buhari and Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo at the FEC meeting on the 22nd of March 2017 For over a year, the Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel...

Pius Adesanmi’s wife speaks about husband’s death

18 March 2019
Pius Adesanmi’s wife speaks about husband’s death

Pius Adesanmi delivering a TedEx speech. Image courtesy: Adesanmi Facebook Page Olumuyiwa Balogun-Adesanmi, the wife of late Pius Adesanmi, has released the statement below about her husband’s death and condolences...

Man who missed Ethiopian Airlines flight shares emotional post

18 March 2019
Man who missed Ethiopian Airlines flight shares emotional post

A Greek man said he missed the Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed just after taking off from Addis Ababa by mere minutes, in a Facebook post that has now been...

Nigerian imam narrates how he escaped shooting in New Zealand

18 March 2019
Nigerian imam narrates how he escaped shooting in New Zealand

Representatives of the Muslim community and workers prepare gravesites for victims in Christchurch early on March 18, 2019, three days after a shooting incident that killed at least fifty people...

Austin Jay Jay Okocha Celebrates 21st Wedding Anniversary

18 March 2019
Austin Jay Jay Okocha Celebrates 21st Wedding Anniversary

Former Super Eagles captain, Augustine Azuka “Jay Jay” Okocha has added another landmark to what is already an extraordinary life. The former footballer who is regarded as one of the...

N64.7bn fraud: Tompolo, Maina, 6 others on EFCC radar

18 March 2019
N64.7bn fraud: Tompolo, Maina, 6 others on EFCC radar

Despite effort by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to track down alleged fraudsters on its wanted list, several prime suspects are still looming large with N64.7billion loot. Is...

Offa robbery : Police killed Michael Adikwu in our presence - suspect

17 March 2019
Offa robbery : Police killed Michael Adikwu in our presence - suspect

bikunle Ogunleye, one of the five persons standing trial over last year’s bank robberies in Offa, Kwara state, has told an Ilorin high court that the police deliberately killed Michael...

Elections deaths: Catalogue of killings in place of voting

17 March 2019
Elections deaths: Catalogue of killings in place of voting

Violence erupted attempts at Oba Akoko, Ondo State during yesterdays voting. Photo/Twitter/RotimiAkeredolu Without a doubt, the checkered 2019 general elections represents a new low in the country’s electoral process, as...

Police can’t arrest electoral offenders unless instructed by INEC official –Okiro

17 March 2019
Police can’t arrest electoral offenders unless instructed by INEC official –Okiro

A former Inspector-General of Police, Mike Okiro, was in Imo State to monitor the last governorship and state House of Assembly polls. He speaks on security issues and electoral offences,...

I’m not particular about race when it comes to marriage

17 March 2019
I’m not particular about race when it comes to marriage

Suzzie Odeniyi aka Suzzie D is an entrepreneur in the media and fashion/modeling industry in Europe. She is the CEO of Suzzie D Model Management and Suzzie D Celebrity Network...

I can’t tell my congregation which politician to vote for — Bishop Idahosa

17 March 2019
I can’t tell my congregation which politician to vote for — Bishop Idahosa

Presiding Bishop, Illumination Assembly, Bishop Isaac Idahosa, speaks about his ministry and service to humanity How and when did you start the ministry? We all grew up with the concept...

Actress, Etinosa finally speaks up after going nude on MC Galaxy’s Instagram Live

17 March 2019
Actress, Etinosa finally speaks up after going nude on MC Galaxy’s Instagram Live

Almost 24-hours after, Nigerian actress and comedian, Etinosa has spoken about her trending news and viral nude video She went totally nude last night on singer, MC Galaxy’s Instagram live...

God has punished Okorocha… he is finished politically - Uzodinma

16 March 2019
God has punished Okorocha… he is finished politically - Uzodinma

Hope Uzodinma, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo state, says Rocha Okorocha, governor of the state, is dead politically. Reacting to the comment Okorocha made on...

Why family members thought I’d drop out of secondary school –Helen Paul

16 March 2019
Why family members thought I’d drop out of secondary school –Helen Paul

Last week, popular comedienne, Helen Paul, achieved a feat that is not common among her contemporaries in the entertainment industry. The ace comedienne, actress, and filmmaker bagged a PhD from...

Tinubu’s influence and four other reasons Gbaja could emerge house of reps speaker

14 March 2019
Tinubu’s influence and four other reasons Gbaja could emerge house of reps speaker

The 9th national assembly to be inaugurated in June will definitely come with a lot of surprises, intrigues and power play. The two prominent leaders of the legislature are most...

Oyo: Police arrest 18 suspects for electoral offences

14 March 2019
Oyo: Police arrest 18 suspects for electoral offences

The Oyo State Police Command on Wednesday said that is has arrested no fewer than 18 suspects in connection with various electoral offences during the Saturday’s governorship and state House...

FG’s N15 bn Tsangaya/ Almajiri Schools rot away

12 March 2019
FG’s N15 bn Tsangaya/ Almajiri Schools rot away

Seven years after the launching of the Almajiri Model School Programme by the then President Goodluck Jonathan-led Federal Government, the story is today that of neglect and rot ˜Stakeholders: Blame...

‘O to ge’ cannot work in Lagos - Tinubu

10 March 2019
‘O to ge’ cannot work in Lagos - Tinubu

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, has said that the popular Yoruba slogan, ‘o to ge’, meaning ‘enough is enough’, cannot work in Lagos State...

Elections are becoming organised crime in Nigeria –Chukwuma

10 March 2019
Elections are becoming organised crime in Nigeria –Chukwuma

Mr. Innocent Chukwuma is the Regional Director of FordFoundation, the frontline American private foundation with the mission of advancing global human welfare, in West Africa. An international observer in several...

Toke Makinwa Has An Advice For Broke Guys About Dating

08 March 2019
Toke Makinwa Has An Advice For Broke Guys About Dating

To avoid disgraceful insults, it’s better to stay off from approaching a lady who lives way above their means, Toke Makinwa advises broke guys. According to her, if broke guys...

80 women battle 987 men for 29 guber seats

07 March 2019
80 women battle 987 men for 29 guber seats

Gen. Useni, Oyo PPN candidate lead the oldest pack at 75 Akwa Ibom deputy governor, the oldest running mate at 76 A fierce contest is expected to take place on...

One Week After, INEC Fails to Explain Discrepancies in Presidential Poll Figures

06 March 2019
One Week After, INEC Fails to Explain Discrepancies in Presidential Poll Figures

One week after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the president-elect, the electoral umpire has failed to provide explanations...

How more than 70% of registered voters were disenfranchised in Abia

06 March 2019
How more than 70% of registered voters were disenfranchised in Abia

Abia There cannot be a bigger story coming from Abia state, ‘God’s Own State’, after the Presidential and National Assembly elections than the fact that majority of Abians could not...

ABCON Sets Exchange Rate Agenda for President

05 March 2019
ABCON Sets Exchange Rate Agenda for President

The Association of Bureaux de Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON) has set N250 to dollar exchange rate agenda for President Muhammadu Buhari in his second term in office. ABCON President,...

Our Pact with Ogun workers, MAPOLY, TASCE and Students of Ogun State

05 March 2019
Our Pact with Ogun workers, MAPOLY, TASCE and Students of Ogun State

My dear good people of Ogun State, As you go to the polls on Saturday, 9th March, 2019, to cast your vote, I want you to ponder on the following...

Biafra is near - IPOB

04 March 2019
Biafra is near - IPOB

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra on Sunday said the sovereign state of Biafra would soon be actualised. The group stated this in a statement issued in Awka, the Anambra...

Trust me, fame doesn’t mean happiness - Shaffy Bello

02 March 2019
Trust me, fame doesn’t mean happiness - Shaffy Bello

After a career lull following sojourn in the United States of America, actor cum singer Shaffy Bello is fully back to Nigeria. Making her most recent showing in the forthcoming...

64 senators, 151 reps fail to return to N/Assembly

01 March 2019
64 senators, 151 reps fail to return to N/Assembly

As APC forms majority in Senate, House No fewer than 64 serving senators and 151 members of the House of Representatives will not be in the 9th National Assembly in...

Baba Suwe receives N10m donation from philanthropist

01 March 2019
Baba Suwe receives N10m donation from philanthropist

Less than two weeks after calling for financial assistance from Nigerians, ailing comic actor, Babatunde Omidina, aka Baba Suwe, is almost set to travel out of the country for medical...

INEC Declares Ekwunife Winner of Anambra Central Senatorial Election

28 February 2019
INEC Declares Ekwunife Winner of Anambra Central Senatorial Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Senator Uche Ekwunife of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) winner of the Anambra Central senatorial election conducted last Saturday. The election result...

Dangote emerges 64th richest in the world, worths .6bn

28 February 2019
Dangote emerges 64th richest in the world, worths .6bn

African investor and President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has been listed as the 64th richest person in the world. Dangote, who retained his spot recently as Forbe’s Billionaire Richest...

More Heavyweights Fall in Senatorial Race

26 February 2019
More Heavyweights Fall in Senatorial Race

As the National Assembly resumes plenary today after a one month break, no fewer than 23 out of the 66 senators that sought re-election in last Saturday’s rescheduled National Assembly...

Power sector Lost N2.17bn, 73MW on Election Day - Report

25 February 2019
Power sector Lost N2.17bn, 73MW on Election Day - Report

Nigeria’s power sector lost N2.17 billion and 73 megawatts of electricity last Saturday when the country held the presidential and National Assembly elections, a report by the Office of the...

SBanks hire 12,879 contract staff in one year - Report

25 February 2019
SBanks hire 12,879 contract staff in one year - Report

…91% of new 14,216 employees Lenders’ workforce rises to 104,669 Despite the tough business environment, Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) still hired a total of 14,216 staff between Q4 2017 and...

God will judge between my husband and me –Olajumoke Reply

24 February 2019
God will judge between my husband and me –Olajumoke Reply

When bread hawker, Olajumoke Orisaguna, walked past the location where photographer, TY Bello, was having a photo session with London-based rapper, Tinie Tempah, in 2016, little did she know that...

Olajumoke is rude, talks to me recklessly –Bread seller turned model’s lover explodes

24 February 2019
Olajumoke is rude, talks to me recklessly –Bread seller turned model’s lover explodes

Bread seller turned model, Olajumoke Orisaguna, who stumbled on a photoshoot by popular photographer, TY Bello, and got catapulted to stardom seems to be having trouble in paradise as her...

Army arrest APC ballot snatchers, 6 cultists held in Epe as thugs burn election materials in Lagos

23 February 2019
Army arrest APC ballot snatchers, 6 cultists held in Epe as thugs burn election materials in Lagos

Crisis is rocking major parts of Lagos as some thugs suspected to be political hoodlums were causing problem at Ago- Palace way, Aguda, Ijora Badia and Okota area of the...

Six people fall into extreme poverty in this nation every minute - Report

23 February 2019
Six people fall into extreme poverty in this nation every minute - Report

“I eat anything I see,” says Abdul Edosa, 30, as he sits under the bridge in the sprawling Nigerian commercial metropolis of Lagos, where he sleeps. “I beg money from...

Efforts to rescue Baba Suwe’s ailing health gather momentum

23 February 2019
Efforts to rescue Baba Suwe’s ailing health gather momentum

The situation regarding the ailing health of Babatunde Omidina, one of the most notable figures in the Yoruba section of Nollywood who is better known as Baba Suwe, is indeed...

How Nigeria’s presidents emerged from 1960 to 2015

23 February 2019
How Nigeria’s presidents emerged from 1960 to 2015

As Africa’s most populous country – Nigeria – elects a new leader today, it is not only choosing a head of state, but a head of government and a commander-in-...

Despite being Atiku’s spokesperson, I’m APC member – Buba Galadima

22 February 2019
Despite being Atiku’s spokesperson, I’m APC member – Buba Galadima

Buba Galadima Although he is a spokesperson of the Atiku Abubakar Campaign Organisation, Buba Galadima says he remains a member of the All Progressive Congress (APC). Mr Abubakar is the...

How A Tech Company Linked To APC National Leader Bola Tinubu Used Sophisticated Technology To Tamper With The 2015 Elections - Report

22 February 2019
How A Tech Company Linked To APC National Leader Bola Tinubu Used Sophisticated Technology To Tamper With The 2015 Elections - Report

A company led by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Bola Tinubu, may have deployed the perfect election-rigging mechanism in the 2015 election, a confidential review...

Bayelsa residents lament looting of amnesty training centre

22 February 2019
Bayelsa residents lament looting of amnesty training centre

The multi-billion naira Vocational Training Centre in Boro Town, Kaima, Bayelsa State, built by the Presidential Amnesty Programme, was on February 14, 2019, vandalised and looted by the people it...

Akwa Ibom starts state-owned airline with two aircrafts

20 February 2019
Akwa Ibom starts state-owned airline with two aircrafts

Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State on Wednesday took delivery of two aircraft for operations at the state-owned airline, Ibom Air. The official unveiling of the aircraft was performed...

Elections: Postponement countered planned rigging -Abdullahi

20 February 2019
Elections: Postponement countered planned rigging -Abdullahi

Chairman, Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Prof. Ango Abdullahi, has said that the postponement of last Saturday’s elections was a good decision taken by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to...

INEC should put its house in order – Wabara

19 February 2019
INEC should put its house in order – Wabara

Former Senate President Adolphus Wabara, yesterday, said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) must get its act together and conduct credible, free fair elections. Wabara, who is the secretary...

INEC has ruined my wedding–Journalist

17 February 2019
INEC has ruined my wedding–Journalist

Hubby: My wife broke down when I told her the news Make-up artists lament Brides-to-be, make-up artists and others associated with weddings have all been impacted by the decision of...

Tough battles for 11 pressured lawmakers

16 February 2019
Tough battles for 11 pressured lawmakers

Report examines the National Assembly elections, with particular focus on senators and some prominent members of the House of Representatives facing stiff opposition from their direct and indirect challengers. In...

How four Bauchi APC National Assembly candidates forged certificates, falsified age

15 February 2019
How four Bauchi APC National Assembly candidates forged certificates, falsified age

A group, Initiative for Vulnerable Women and Children (SIVWOC), has warned President Muhammadu Buhari of imminent loss of National Assembly seats for the All Progressives Congress (APC) due the reckless...

Tension as Nigeria decides tomorrow

15 February 2019
Tension as Nigeria decides tomorrow

Buhari, Atiku, 71 others jostle for president Jonathan to Nigerians: Come out and vote As Nigerians file out to vote tomorrow, there is anxiety as to whether the ruling All...

How election’ll be won, lost shape election

14 February 2019
How election’ll be won, lost shape election

Seventy three presidential candidates will be on the ballot this Saturday for the country’s sixth uninterrupted presidential election since its return to democratic rule in 1999. But the number is...

‘Let’s stop politics of money, vote-buying’ - Awwal Garba

14 February 2019
‘Let’s stop politics of money, vote-buying’ - Awwal Garba

Awwal Garba Deputy Chairman, All Progressives Congress’s (APC) Progressives Network, Awwal Garba, has urged politicians to desist from monetary inducement, saying this would enable them serve the people as they...

Transparent election as panacea for peace - General Ikponmwen (rtd)

14 February 2019
Transparent election as panacea for peace - General Ikponmwen (rtd)

The day of reckoning is eventually here. By Saturday, February 16, Nigerians will be going to the polls to elect their president and members of the two houses of the...

NLC speaks on Saturday’s presidential election

13 February 2019
NLC speaks on Saturday’s presidential election

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called for a rancor-free, credible and fair general election as the presidential poll gets underway Saturday. Mr Ayuba Wabba, NLC president, made the call...

Buhari will lose 2019 Presidential Elections - Prophet El-Buba

13 February 2019
Buhari will lose 2019 Presidential Elections - Prophet El-Buba

The General Overseer of the Evangelical Bible Outreach Ministries International (EBOMI), Prophet Isa El Buba has yesterday predicted that President Muhammadu Buhari is certain to lose in next Saturday’s presidential...

‘It is clear Buhari wants to perpetuate himself in power’

13 February 2019
‘It is clear Buhari wants to perpetuate himself in power’

Moghalu Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, the presidential candidate of Young Progressives Party (YPP), in this interview with LEO SOBECHI, says Nigerians are hopeful that the election would be credible, stressing that...

Does Nigeria's 'generation democracy' want to vote?

12 February 2019
Does Nigeria's 'generation democracy' want to vote?

Nigeria's first presidential election with a generation of voters who have only known democracy takes place next weekend. Up until 20 years ago, the country was led by a succession...

Nigeria prepares for Buhari vs. Atiku battle

12 February 2019
Nigeria prepares for Buhari vs. Atiku battle

Nigeria had more than 70 candidates for president when campaigning began for Saturday’s elections. But only those from the two main parties – President Muhammadu Buhari and former vice president...

'Election No Be War': U.S. tells Nigerians

12 February 2019
'Election No Be War': U.S. tells Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari’s party has issued a stern warning to the United States and other foreign allies for allegedly making “unguarded” public statements ahead of Nigeria’s presidential polls this weekend....

Ogoni widow testifies against Shell in The Hague

12 February 2019
Ogoni widow testifies against Shell in The Hague

The widow of a Nigerian activist suing oil giant Shell over the execution of her husband says his death left her "traumatised" and "poverty-stricken". Esther Kiobel is testifying in court...

Iran is a paper tiger with steel claws - Saudi's Prince Turki Al Faisal

12 February 2019
Iran is a paper tiger with steel claws - Saudi's Prince Turki Al Faisal

Iran is a paper tiger with steel claws represented by its proxy militias from Hezbollah to the Houthis, Saudi Arabia’s Prince Turki Al Faisal said on Tuesday. The kingdom’s former...

George Clooney compares Meghan to Princess Diana, saying: 'We've seen how that ends

12 February 2019
George Clooney compares Meghan to Princess Diana, saying: 'We've seen how that ends

George Clooney has hit out at media treatment of the Duchess of Sussex, comparing it to that of Princess Diana and saying: "We've seen how that ends." The actor, who...

Man goes into abandoned home to smoke cannabis and finds overweight tiger

12 February 2019
Man goes into abandoned home to smoke cannabis and finds overweight tiger

A man who broke into an abandoned house to smoke marijuana stumbled across more than he bargained for when he discovered a pet tiger inside. Police in Houston, Texas, said...

Afenifere adopts Atiku Abubarkar, says Osinbajo betrayed Yorubas

12 February 2019
Afenifere adopts Atiku Abubarkar, says Osinbajo betrayed Yorubas

Afenifere, the Pan Yoruba Sociopolitical group has taken a swipe at the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo for not pushing Yoruba agenda with the All Progressives Congress (APC) led Federal...

Buhari, Oshiomole, Dapo Abiodun “stoned” at Ogun APC rally

11 February 2019
Buhari, Oshiomole, Dapo Abiodun “stoned” at Ogun APC rally

Violence broke out at the presidential rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun state on Monday. {youtube}fd3Rmmdjs3c{/youtube} The rally was brought to an abrupt end after Buhari raised...

Buhari in a Video Message Begs Nigerians to Re-elect Him

11 February 2019
Buhari in a Video Message Begs Nigerians to Re-elect Him

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in a video message, pleaded with Nigerians to re-elect him at next Saturday’s presidential election, saying he would not take their “support for granted” and simultaneously...

Shun Electoral Violence, Goodluck Jonathan Foundation Urges Stakeholders

11 February 2019
Shun Electoral Violence, Goodluck Jonathan Foundation Urges Stakeholders

Akinyemi advises Nigerians to welcome foreign observers The Goodluck Jonathan Foundation (GJF) has identified peaceful elections as panacea for growth and development that must be rigorously pursued, and urged the...

Man, woman found dead in car in Lagos

11 February 2019
Man, woman found dead in car in Lagos

The Creative Director, Image World Visuals, Emmanuel Chetan, and Annie Akhadelor, were found dead in a parked car, whose engine was running at Mende, Maryland, Lagos State, on Saturday. Residents...

Leah Sharibu’s Family Petitions FG, Demands Her Release before Feb. 19

10 February 2019
Leah Sharibu’s Family Petitions FG, Demands Her Release before  Feb. 19

The family of Leah Sharibu, the teenager abducted by Boko Haram terrorists, has petitioned the federal government to ensure the release of their daughter before February 19, which marks exactly...

12,084 external candidates arrested for exam malpractices in 2018 –NECO

09 February 2019
12,084 external candidates arrested for exam malpractices in 2018 –NECO

…62.48% obtained 5 credits in Maths, English The National Examination Council (NECO), has disclosed that 12,084 candidates were arrested for their involvement in examination malpractices during the 2018 November/December Senior...

I never knew flogging could kill him – Woman who beat boy to death over N6,500

09 February 2019
I never knew flogging could kill him – Woman who beat boy to death over N6,500

Joy Egeonu, the 47-year-old woman who accused her husband’s 11-year-old nephew of stealing her N6,500 and allegedly beat him to death, says she is still at loss to understand what...

How NBET MD raked in millions through ‘fraudulent contracts’

08 February 2019
How NBET MD raked in millions through ‘fraudulent contracts’

Marilyn Amobi, managing director of the Nigeria Bulk Electricity trading Plc (NBET), fraudulently paid at least N2 billion to two power generating companies, documents obtained by Leaks NG have shown....

N214m fraud: Jumia reacts to purported arrest of MD

07 February 2019
N214m fraud: Jumia reacts to purported arrest of MD

Jumia has debunked the purported arrest of one of its Managing Directors, Mr. Guy Futi over an allegation of fraud and conversion of company’s funds for personal use. Jumia, in...

I feel betrayed by my beneficiaries - Okorocha

07 February 2019
I feel betrayed by my beneficiaries - Okorocha

Rochas Okorocha Governor Rochas Okorocha has regretted that those he assisted to positions of authority had betrayed him. Addressing reporters on major developments in Imo, he claimed to have thwarted...

Police arrest 10 businessmen suspected of killing 14 children for rituals

04 February 2019
Police arrest 10 businessmen suspected of killing 14 children for rituals

The Speaker of the Tanzanian National Assembly, Job Ndugai, on Monday said that Tanzanian police have arrested 10 businessmen in connection with the recent killing of 10 children in the...

Robbers invade APC secretariat, cart away air conditioners

04 February 2019
Robbers invade APC secretariat, cart away air conditioners

The All Progressives Congress (APC) national secretariat was thrown into a panic in the early hours of Monday when two suspected robbers struck at the party secretariat on Blantyre Street,...

How I combine acting and preaching –Eucharia Anunobi

03 February 2019
How I combine acting and preaching –Eucharia Anunobi

Beautiful veteran actress, Eucharia Anunobi, is a talented movie star, filmmaker and pastor. In 1994, Eucharia woke up famous thanks to the movie, ‘Glamour Girls’. Her unclad bathroom scene with...

Violence taking over Nigeria because of Buhari’s lopsided security appointments — Nwodo

03 February 2019
Violence taking over Nigeria because of Buhari’s lopsided security appointments — Nwodo

Chief John Nwodo, President-General of the Igbo apex socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, speaks with OGBONNA CASMIR on a number of national issues and the type of leader Nigeria deserves at...

Onnoghen and 2019 elections

03 February 2019
Onnoghen and 2019 elections

Everything started like an unconfirmed news synonymous with social media when on January 12, the news broke that the Federal Government has filed a six-count criminal charge against the Chief...

Onnoghen: Confusion over Agbakoba’s petition

02 February 2019
Onnoghen: Confusion over Agbakoba’s petition

A petition written by a former president of Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) Olisa Agbakoba, SAN to the National Judicial Council against CCT chairman Danladi Umar is generating confusion. Agbakoba in...

Elections: UN Calls on Nigerians to Reject Undemocratic Forces

02 February 2019
Elections: UN Calls on Nigerians to Reject Undemocratic Forces

The United Nations has called on Nigerians to “firmly reject all undemocratic and negative voices that seek to promote conflict” and disrupt the general election. The UN Secretary General’s Special...

I only touched her private parts, I didn’t penetrate – Motorcyclist arrested for defiling seven-year-old cousin

02 February 2019
I only touched her private parts, I didn’t penetrate – Motorcyclist arrested for defiling seven-year-old cousin

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a commercial motorcyclist, Itoro Udoh, for allegedly defiling his seven-year-old cousin. The victim is the daughter of Udoh’s elder brother. City...

Obasanjo meets parties, security chiefs, warns against violence in Ogun

02 February 2019
Obasanjo meets parties, security chiefs, warns against violence in Ogun

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday met leaders of top political parties and security chiefs in Ogun State over violence which has characterised campaigns in the state ahead of...

Don’t despair despite Buhari’s undeperformance — Obasanjo

01 February 2019
Don’t despair despite Buhari’s undeperformance — Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has appealed to Nigerians to have faith in the country despite what he called the underperformance of President Muhammadu Buhari. The former President spoke in Abuja...

2019 Elections: The world is watching Buhari, others – Obasanjo

31 January 2019
2019 Elections: The world is watching Buhari, others – Obasanjo

A former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Thursday, said the world was waiting to see the contributions of President Muhammadu Buhari and other West African leaders to deepening democracy in the...

Atiku: I’ll Work for S’east, they’re my In-laws

31 January 2019
Atiku: I’ll Work for S’east, they’re my In-laws

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar has promised that he will work for the people of the South-east geo-political zone if elected president of Nigeria....

Teenagers flogged in public for cuddling

31 January 2019
Teenagers flogged in public for cuddling

Two teenagers were publicly whipped in Banda Aceh, capital of Aceh province, after they were convicted of cuddling in public. Under Sharia or Islamic law, the aforementioned practice is banned....

Mariah Carey to Perform in Saudi Arabia Despite Calls for Boycot

31 January 2019
Mariah Carey to Perform in Saudi Arabia Despite Calls for Boycot

Singer Mariah Carey is going ahead with plans to perform in Saudi Arabia despite calls from activists and human rights groups to cancel the concert. Carey’s press representative told the...

Nigerian immigrant kills self after permit denied

31 January 2019
Nigerian immigrant kills self after permit denied

A 25-year-old Nigerian man, Prince Jerry, committed suicide on January 28 by jumping under a train in Tortona after his request for a residency permit for humanitarian reasons was rejected,...

Jesus, the only messiah I know was imperfect, how can Atiku be a saint? - Obasanjo

31 January 2019
Jesus, the only messiah I know was imperfect, how can Atiku be a saint? - Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), never claimed to be a saint and he never described him as such. Obasanjo said...

Woman dies hours after giving birth to five babies

30 January 2019
Woman dies hours after giving birth to five babies

Doctors attending to patients used to illustrate the story Emmanuel Ezunu, Head, Clinical Services and Training, Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Asaba, has confirmed the death of a housewife who died...

Hollywood star, Jussie Smollett hospitalized after brutal attack by homophobic

30 January 2019
Hollywood star, Jussie Smollett hospitalized after brutal attack by homophobic

‘Empire’ star, Jussie Smollett has been violently attacked in an apparent homophobic and racist hate crime that left him hospitalized. One of Jussie’s close friend said the actor arrived in...

El-Rufai will insult Buhari… it’s just a matter of time - Shehu Sani

30 January 2019
El-Rufai will insult Buhari… it’s just a matter of time - Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna central, says Nasir el-Rufai, the state governor, will turn against President Muhammadu Buhari in the future. Sani said this when he spoke on The Osasu...

Dangote, Lafarge, Unilever, NLNG, Flour Mills to execute 19 road projects in 11 states

29 January 2019
Dangote, Lafarge, Unilever, NLNG, Flour Mills to execute 19 road projects in 11 states

Africa’s richest man and business mogul, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, and five other top firms have signified interest to invest in Nigeria’s road projects following signing last weekend of Executive Order...

Fayose reacts to Ekiti tribunal judgement, says ‘I’m not surprised, judiciary already captured’

28 January 2019
Fayose reacts to Ekiti tribunal judgement, says ‘I’m not surprised, judiciary already captured’

Former governor of Ekiti State Ayodele Fayose has declared that he is not surprised by a tribunal verdict on the petition filed by the PDP and its candidate, Prof Kolapo...

2019: Why Third Force failed – Nwanyanwu

28 January 2019
2019: Why Third Force failed – Nwanyanwu

Ahead of the 2019 general election, the National Chairman of the Zenith Labour Party (ZLP), Dan Nwanyanwu has said political parties should worry more about the role of security agents,...

Customs pushes for reduction in import duty on vehicle to 45%

28 January 2019
Customs pushes for reduction in import duty on vehicle to 45%

Authorities at the Nigeria Customs Service ( NCS) are routing for a reduction in import duty on imported vehicles from present duty rate of 70 per cent to 45 per...

You benefited from credible polls, Atiku tells Buhari

28 January 2019
You benefited from credible polls, Atiku tells Buhari

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to “stop his dictatorial tendencies” and guarantee a free, fair and credible general election....

Minimum Wage: NLC, TUC Members Storm National Assembly

28 January 2019
Minimum Wage: NLC, TUC Members Storm National Assembly

Members of the organised labour, comprising Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Council (TUC) and some civil society organizations, are already amassing at the main entrance of the National Assembly....

Opposition Parties, Lawyers Storm NBA Headquarters over Onnoghen’s Suspension

28 January 2019
Opposition Parties, Lawyers Storm NBA Headquarters over Onnoghen’s Suspension

Hundreds of opposition politicians, lawyers, civil society groups, under the aegis of National Interest Defenders on Monday in Abuja, stormed the headquarters of Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) to protest what...

The Implications of the NBA Rejection of Justice Tanko as CJN - Shehu Abdullahi

27 January 2019
The Implications of the NBA Rejection of Justice Tanko as CJN  - Shehu Abdullahi

Nigeria presently has two Chief Justices of the Federation. One is recognized by the constitution and the other is recognized by the President. Civil Societies, Election observers, pressure groups, opposition...

Trump Reacts to Roger Stone's Arrest With Call to Indict 'Crooked Hillary'

27 January 2019
Trump Reacts to Roger Stone's Arrest With Call to Indict 'Crooked Hillary'

Donald Trump says he suffered from one-sided media coverage during the 2016 presidential campaign. Back then, all eyes were on the dossier compiled by a retired MI6 spy, who alleged...

Britain's Prince Philip 'deeply sorry' after car crash

27 January 2019
Britain's Prince Philip 'deeply sorry' after car crash

Queen Elizabeth’s 97-year-old husband Prince Philip has written to a woman injured in a crash involving his Land Rover this month to say he was “deeply sorry”. He wished Emma...


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