Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson accuses oil firms of funding criminality in Niger Delta

Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson has accused multinational oil companies operating in the Niger Delta of funding “terrorism, criminality and breakdown of law and order.”   He alleged that oil pipeline surveillance contracts awarded by the oil firms were foundational to the security threats in the region. In a statement issued on Thursday, Dickson’s Special Adviser …

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MOUAU student fights girlfriend in front of schoolmates over ₦20K (video)

A student of Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia state, was filmed publicly fighting his girlfriend over ?20,000. Reports on social media say the girl, named Jane, broke up with her boyfriend and he didn’t take it well, considering that he had spent on her and allegedly once paid her school fees. He stormed her class …

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Suspected herdsmen allegedly kill University lecturer in Enugu

A senior lecturer at the Nnamdi Azikwe University, Awka, Anambra State,  Dr Nnamdi Ogueche, has reportedly been killed by suspected herdsmen in Enugu state. According to reports, Ogueche was allegedly shot dead along the Iwolo Road in the Ezeagu Local Government Area of the state while returning from a peace meeting between his kinsmen and Fulani herdsmen in the state …

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Ex-footballer Adam Johnson is banned from seeing his four-year-old daughter alone as he’s released from jail

Shamed ex-footballer, Adam Johnson, has been released from prison as it is revealed will not be permitted to spend time alone with his four-year-old daughter Ayla. The 31-year-old was released from HMP Moorland overnight after serving just half of his six-year sentence for sexually penetrating an underage girl. The ex-Sunderland player was locked up in 2016 for grooming, …

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Country Singer Justin Carter dies aged 35 in an accidental shooting with a gun that was being used in his music video shoot

American Country Singer, Justin Carter, has died in an alleged accidental shooting with a gun that was being used as a music video prop.   According to reports, the rising country singer, 35, died from a gunshot wound in an accident that took place while a gun was being used as a prop for a music video being …

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JAMB lesson teacher filmed physically assaulting one of his female students in Lagos (video)

A disheartening video of a JAMB teacher physically assaulting one of his female students in Surulere, Lagos state yesterday, March 21st, has surfaced online. Makeup artist, Kora, who shared the video online, wrote ”Her only problem was him constantly beating her on her head. But this teacher wouldn’t listen, saying she has no right to …

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“Marriage needs to stop being viewed as a favour being done to the woman” – Motunrayo Agusto

In this insightful piece, Fashion entrepreneur, Motunrayo Agusto shares her intersting conversation with a 60-year old man on marriage and why marriage needs to stop being viewed as a favour being done to the woman.   Read Below… A few days ago, I had an amazing conversation with a 60-year-old man about why I’m married but not …

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Thank you for taking care of 2baba’ – Ooni of Ife tells Annie Idibia (Video)

Yesterday, Nigerian pop legend, 2face Idibia was honoured with a special award as a ‘Fellow’ of the the School of Music by Obafemi Awolowo University, Osun State for his contribution to the development of music over two decades.   After receiveing his award and delivering a lecture at OAU, 2face in company of his wife, Annie …

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Man who made headlines when he spent over N1.7 million on his son’s birthday takes to Facebook to beg for financial assistance

A Kenyan man made headlines in September 2016 when he spent a huge amount of money to celebrate his son’s birthday. Sadly, he is now in deep financial distress and is asking for donations.   The man, identified as Douglas Otieno Owila, from Kisumu in Kenya, reportedly spent KSh 500,000 ( over N1.7 million ) on his son’s birthday …

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Father arrested for selling his baby daughter online to pay off gambling debts

A father has been arrested for selling his 1-year-old daughter online for £6,800 to pay off his gambling debts.   The heartless father, named only as Jiang, sold the one-year-old to a couple after racking up debts of more than 60,000 Yuan (£6,798), according to reports in China.   Jiang lied to his wife that his …

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R.Kelly asks judge for permission to go perform at Dubai concert

R.Kelly has appealed to a judge to grant him permission to go perform at a concert in Dubai. R.Kelly asks judge for permission to go perform at Dubai concert In a motion filed in Cook County Circuit Court, Kelly also plans to meet members of the United Arab Emirates‘ royal family. R.Kelly had surrendered his passport last …

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JAMB says 78 CBT centres in Lagos are fully ready for 2019 UTME

Ahead of the 2019 UTME, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said that all the 78 Computer Based Test centres in Lagos are ready for the conduct of the exam holding on Thursday, April 11, 2019. UTME candidates have been warned not to come to exam centres with banned items. (Vanguard) JAMB’s Coordinator …

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PDP warns banks against further transactions with Ajimobi, Oyo government

The Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has warned financial institutions against further transactions with Governor Abiola Ajimobi of the State and the state government. PDP gave this warning via a statement sent to financial institutions, a copy which was sent to DAILY POST in Ibadan, by its Publicity Secretary, Engineer Akeem …

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When Campbell Is Bad News For America

Former American Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. John Campbell’s obsession with the destruction or destabilization of Nigeria is renowned. No one cares about his ranting anyway. But what amuses Nigerians is that each time he explodes with his personal emotions and anger against a united Nigeria, which is waxing stronger on all indices, he vomits gibberish and commits …

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Group Recommends Buba Galadinma For Medical Check Over Comments On Nigerian Military

The Middle Belt Conscience Guard has recommended the spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organisation, Buba Galadima, for urgent medical attention. According to the group, Galadima’s latest statements on the state of the nation call for urgent attention before it gets out of hand. MBCG said the recent claim by Galadima that …

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I Have Not Decided Who I Will Commit To’; 17-Year-Old Football Star To Choose Playing For Nigeria, USA Or England

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has quickly established himself as Arsenal’s star striker. The Gabonese ace has been a key figure in Unai Emery’s side – but he’s already identified young Nigerian Folarin Balogun as a potential star of the future who could become his long-term successor. Aubameyang responded to a tweet from Arsenal Academy’s twitter account regarding the …

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Lagos Primary 6 Pupil Ilelolawa Oluwatobi Draws President Buhari Using Pen (Photos)

A little boy is being celebrated on social media after he showed off his talentswith a beautiful portrait of President Muhammadu Buhari. The little boy identified as Ilelolawa Oluwatobi is really talented. The pupil had taken photos side by side with his portrait of President Muhammadu Buhari. The boy sketched the portrait of the president with a …

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Bus Full Of School Children Set Ablaze By Angry Driver In Retaliation For Migrant Drownings In Mediterranean

A bus driver of Senegalese descent hijacked his own vehicle and set it on fire in Italy while more than 50 children, whose hands he had bound, were on board. The 47-year-old driver said he was acting in revenge for the thousands of migrants, many of them African, who have drowned in the Mediterranean in recent …

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CPC Drags Abia Deputy Speaker To Court Over N54m Fraud

The Deputy Speaker of Abia State House of Assembly, Dr Cosmos Chukwudi Ndukwe has been arraigned before Hon. Justice C.C. Thomas Adiele at the Abia State High Court, Umuahia, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), for allegedly using his position as a public officer for self-gratification and corrupt enrichment to the tune …

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Real Madrid Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois Sends ‘Flirty Messages’ To His Ex-Colleague

Real Madrid,  Goalkeeper, Flirt Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has risked the wrath of former flame Alba Carrillo by messaging her colleague Liz Emiliano. The Belgian shot-stopper brutally publicly rejected Carrillo after it was reported he was dating the stunning Spanish TV presenter.But the 26-year-old was quick to end the budding romance with the blonde …

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OSUN APC, PDP MEMBERS EMBARK ON FASTING AND PRAYER

ome members of the All Progressives Congress and Peoples Democratic Party have embarked on fasting and prayer to ensure a favourable judgment by the Election Petitions Tribunal on PDP’s Ademola Adeleke’s petition against Adegboyega Oyetola’s election as Osun State governor last year. The tribunal sitting in Abuja on Tuesday informed both parties to the case …

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FAYOSE’S TRIAL] I LIED TO EFCC TO HELP A FRIEND – LEBANESE CONTRACTOR

The N2.2bn fraud trial of former Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose progressed on Wednesday with the prosecution fielding four additional witnesses. Among the four witnesses were three Lebanese – Goshen Joseph; Joseph Mechleb and Maroun Mechleb – who are working in Nigeria as building and construction engineers. Mechleb, who was fielded as PW10, is the …

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Petition website crashes after more than 600,000 demand Article 50 be revoked

A petition to cancel Brexit and for the UK to remain in the EU and revoke Article 50 has been signed by more than half a million people. The number of people signing the online petition suddenly rose overnight following Theresa May’s speech at Downing Street. Another 200,000 signatures were added in the eight hours …

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Netflix admits ‘testing’ UK price hike after users spot unexpected increases

Netflix price hikes are never a good thing, and it appears that another could be on the way for UK customers. The streaming service has confirmed it’s testing different prices in the UK after users spotted price increases on some devices. The platform’s basic plan costs £5.99 per month, while its standard subscription comes in …

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Cat bite left teenager suicidal after contracting rare infection

A teenager was left believing he was an ‘evil, damned son of the devil’ after he caught a mind-altering bug from a cat. The 14-year-old suffered hallucinations, violent outbursts and thought about killing his family after he was scratched by his pet. He was initially diagnosed with rapid onset schizophrenia and his mother had to …

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encent fourth-quarter profit drops 32 percent, steepest quarterly fall ever

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings said on Thursday net profit for the quarter ended December fell a sharper-than-expected 32 percent, the most on record for a quarter, as a regulatory review weighed on its gaming business. Net profit at Asia’s second-most valuable listed company for the September-December quarter was 14.2 billion yuan ($2.12 billion), …

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Leroy Sane escapes serious injury in Germany clash against Serbia

It was a vicious foul. Sane was lucky and got away with not getting hurt but such fouls can break bones.” oachim Low said Leroy Sane “got away with not getting hurt” after a dangerous tackle from Milan Pavkov in Germany’s 1-1 draw with Serbia on Wednesday night. Sane was taken off following Pavkov’s challenge …

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Boeing 737 MAX pilots scoured manual in minutes before Lion Air crash in Indonesia

Voice recordings are shedding light on what happened in October’s disaster, amid “clear similarities” to the Ethiopia plane crash. The pilots of a Boeing 737 MAX frantically scoured a manual before their plane crashed into the Java Sea in October, killing all 189 people on board. Recordings from the cockpit of the Lion Air plane …

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Three ‘Yahoo boys’ sentenced to jail in Ibadan

A Federal High Court in Ibadan, Oyo State on Wednesday, arraigned three internet fraudsters, also known as ‘Yahoo boys’ for engaging in cyber crimes. One of the suspects; Segun Isaac (a Polytechnic student duped his victims under the name Tracie Morgan); Olamide O. Samuel and Afolabi Wasiu. They were charged by the Economic and Financial …

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Buhari gives reasons he rejected five bills from National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has given reasons he declined assent to five bills from the National Assembly. DAILY POST recalls that Buhari on Wednesday in a letter to the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, read at plenary declined assent to five bills. The newly rejected bills included: Nigerian Film Corporation Bill, Immigration (Amendment) Bill, Climate Change …

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Here’s what viewers are saying about Big Brother Naija Reunion show Day 3

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu and 19 ex-housemates of BBNaija Double Wahala ready for Big Brother Naija Reunion show [Twitter/Big Brother Naija] The host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu launched the discourse as 19 ex-housemates from the ‘Double Wahala‘ edition bore their mind on varied issues and occurrence during their stay in the house. BBNaija Reunion show third day, Wednesday, March 20, 2019, had …

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Christchurch attacks: New Zealand brings in sweeping gun-law changes

Assault rifles and military-style semi-automatics have been banned in New Zealand after Jacinda Ardern, the prime minister, announced sweeping and immediate changes to gun laws following the Christchurch mosque shootings. “I absolutely believe there will be a common view amongst New Zealanders, those who use guns for legitimate purposes, and those who have never touched one, …

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Nigeria presidential election: Ex-US Ambassador, Campbell reveals why Atiku will not win Buhari in court

Former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, John Campbell, has analysed what happened during the presidential election between President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and his main challenger, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The former Ambassador, however, described the February 23 presidential election as bad news for democracy. He …

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NEWSCustoms arrest fake NYSC member allegedly smuggling cars into Nigeria

The Nigeria Customs Service, Seme Border Area Command, says it has arrested a fake corps member suspected to specialise in smuggling banned vehicles into Nigeria through Seme border post. The Customs Area Controller, Comptroller Mohammed Garba, made the disclosure yesterday at a news conference in Seme. According to him, the arrest was made when the …

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Nnamdi Kanu: Court strikes out suit demanding prosecution of Abaribe, Fani-Kayode

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has struck out a case seeking to ensure the prosecution of former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, over the disappearance of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. Mr Kanu who is facing trial for alleged treason disappeared in September 2017, five months after he …

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Lagos Task Force arrests suspected cultists who attacked officer

The Lagos State Task Force has arrested eight suspected cultists and miscreants who allegedly attacked one of its officers with cutlasses and broken bottles. Olayinka Egbeyemi, the task force chairman, said in a statement Wednesday that the incident happened in the Mile 12 area of the state. “During the attack an officer of the agency …

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BBNaija reunion: Why I disliked BamBam at first – Teddy A

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Teddy A, has revealed why he never liked ex-fellow housemate, BamBam at first. Teddy A disclosed that he never liked Bambam at first because she acts like a “church girl.” The singer made the disclosure during the Big Brother Naija Reunion show aired on Wednesday night. He, however, stated that …

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I Have Recordings, Charly Boy Collected Money To Support Buhari, I Have Proof” – Deji Adeyanju

Popular activist Deji Adeyanju has revealed via his twitter page on how popular critic of the current administration, Charly Boy confessed to collecting money to support Buhari, while he languished in prison. Deji Adeyanju, who had earlier stated that he was withdrawing from the Our Mumu Don Do movemnet, said he has it on record …

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Atiku Gives Breakdown of how INEC Allegedly Reduced His Votes

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has provided a breakdown of how the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) allegedly reduced his votes in 31 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Atiku made the claim in a petition he and his party filed before the presidential election tribunal. According to …

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Zambia President, Edgar Lungu bans ‘Viagra’ energy drink

Authorities in Zambia have banned an energy drink after laboratory results showed that it contained the active ingredient of the anti-impotence drug Viagra. SX Energy Natural Power drink, produced by Revin Zambia, is exported around the region including to Uganda, where a consumer recently complained of a prolonged erection and profuse sweating. In a statement …

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30-year-old man beats his wife to death for disrespecting him

The Niger state police command have arrested one Umar Tambari, for allegedly beating his wife simply identified as Hauwa to death. A statement by the police command spokesperson, Mohammed Abubakar, says the suspect murdered his wife for alleged acts of disrespect at their home in Emiworo village in the Wushishi local government area of the state on February 26th. According …

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Blackface explains why he called 2Face Idibia gay in latest song

Blackface in his latest song throws shades at 2Face Idibia and he has come out to explain his reason for doing that.   Blackface explains why he called 2Face Idibia gay in latest song[Ghafla/Guardian] The veteran singer revealed this during an exclusive interview with blogger, Linda Ikeji. According to him, it is only normal in …

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Wendy Williams says she is living in a sober house…battling addiction [Video]

Wendy Williams has revealed that she is presently living in a sober house because of her battles with addiction.   Wendy Williams has revealed that she is presently living in a sober house because of her battles with addiction. Wendy Williams has revealed that she is presently living in a sober house because of her …

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Commonwealth Scholars to Train 30 Varsities on Commonwealth Scholarships

Hammed Shittu in Ilorin As part of efforts to promote education in the country, the Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows Alumni Association, Nigeria (COSFAN) has said that about 30 universities in the country have been earmarked for the training of postgraduate students and would-be researchers on easy ways of accessing Commonwealth scholarships. The COSFAN National President, …

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White student denies being racist after getting ‘super-tan’ and braids

A student has insisted she is not racist after receiving abuse for her extreme levels of tanning. Hannah Tittensor, 22, has taken her addiction to tanning so far that she uses sunbeds three times a week for 15 minutes each time. She became addicted after a holiday to Turkey four years ago when she got …

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Hours after resigning from PDP, Gbenga Daniel says his people are demanding he leads them to APC

Former Governor of Ogun State and Director-General of the Atiku Campaign Organisation, Gbenga Daniel, says he is considering a request by his supporters that he should lead them to the All Progressives Congress. Daniel, who was Governor of Ogun State from 1999 to 2007, said this on Sunday, one day after he announced his resignation …

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Actress, Nnaji Charity gets a new SUV from a ‘fan’ two weeks after losing her car in a terrible crash

About two weeks ago, Nollywood actres, Charity Nnaji survived a scary car crash in Lagos (Read HERE), and now she’s taken delivery of a new SUV.   Sharing the good news, the actress said, ‘barely two weeks ago, God saved my life from an accident. Two weeks later God proved to me that he’ is God and he never …

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Actress, Queen Oluwa, raises alarm over the poor state of a building in Lagos on the verge of collapsing

Actress Queen Oluwa, shared a video showing the deplorable state of a residential building in a part of Lagos Island that is on the verge of collapsing. In the video which she shared on her IG page, the blocks of the building could be seen breaking out. ”Please help avert another disaster by tagging the …

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Napoli goalkeeper, David Ospina hospitalised after head injury

Napoli goalkeeper, David Ospina was taken to hospital on Sunday after collapsing unconscious on the pitch following a knock to the head during a Serie A game against Udinese.   The Colombia international received treatment after colliding with striker Ignacio Pussetto ten minutes into the game at the Stadio San Paolo. The 30-year-old, who is on loan from Arsenal, was treated on the …

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24 inmates to write this year’s JAMB at Ikoyi prisons

Tunde Ladipo, the Controller of Prisons, Lagos Command says 24 inmates of the Ikoyi Prisons will participate in the forthcoming 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination scheduled to hold in April.   The Board had also said that no fewer than 1.8 million candidates had registered for the all Computer Based Test under the UTME. According to …

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Over 100 people dead, 200 missing as cyclone hits Mozambique and Zimbabwe

No fewer than 100 people have died and many more are missing in Mozambique and neighbouring Zimbabwe on Sunday after tropical cyclone Idai barrelled across the southern African nations with flash floods and ferocious winds.   Authorities in Zimbabwe said the toll there had risen to 65 in the east of the country, while Mozambique said 48 people …

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Khloe Kardashian shares adorable photos of her daughter True as she celebrates first St. Patrick’s Day

Reality star, Khloe Kardashian, 34,  took to her Instagram to share adorable photos of her daughter True Thompson celebrating her first St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday.   In some of the photos she posted, her 11-month-old daughter was pictured rocking an adorable light green dress with matching socks, headband made of sparkling green shamrocks, sunglasses and had Velcro shoes on …

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Zahra Buhari pens interesting note about herself as she shares stunning new photos

President Buhari’s daughter, Zahra M Buhari-Indimi took to her Instagram to share stunning new photos of herself as she wrote about herself. Sharing the photos, she wrote: I adjust my crown as though it’s made of gold and diamonds, but what this crown is made of is way more than that. My religion, traditions…everything that makes me …

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INEC explains why it hasn’t granted Atiku access to inspect the 2019 election materials

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has clarified its decision not to allow Atiku Abubakar, the PDP presidential candidate in the just concluded election, to inspect election materials.   Atiku headed to the court after losing the February 23rd election to President Buhari and filed an application to compel INEC to grant him access to materials used for …

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Nigeria Customs Service promotes officer who rejected $420k bribe

The Controller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), has promoted Comptroller Bashir Abubakar of Apapa Area Command to an Assistant Comptroller General (ACG). Mr. Abubakar was the officer who, last year, rejected a $420,000 bribe handed over to him by a drug trafficking cartel, to take delivery of 41 smuggled containers of Tramadol. Abubakar refused the …

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Kiki Osinbajo releases lovely new photo to celebrate her 26th birthday

Kiki Osinbajo, the daughter of the vice president of Nigeria turns 26 today. She shared a lovely new photo to mark the day. She captioned the photo:   Chapter 26 March 18th 1993 This is only the beginning… I thank God for bringing me this far and for how much I’ve accomplished. For making my dreams come …

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Some APC leaders expect Buhari to rig supplementary poll – Garba Shehu

Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, says the president will neither interfere with the supplementary polls in five states nor ask the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to change results in favour of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Shehu said this in a statement released on Sunday March 17th. …

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“I Didn’t Receive Money To Make Song For Sanwo-Olu” – Tony Tetuila

Veteran Nigerian singer Tony Tetuila has revealed that he didn’t collect any payment for making a song for Sanwo-Olu Babajide, the governor-elect of Lagos State. While it is not new for musicians to compose songs for politicians, certain people felt Tetuila had collected a huge amount of money from Sanwo-Olu for the initiative. However, in …

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Photos & videos from Buju Banton’s first performance after he got released from prison

No one knew what to expect when Buju Banton graced the stage at the National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday night for his “Long Walk to Freedom concert.” Thousands of fans converged on the arena to see the Gargamel performed live for the first time in almost a decade. Fans traveled from all over the world, and …

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Black Box Data Shows ‘Clear Similarities’ Between Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air Crashes, Says Ethiopian Minister

Ethiopia’s transport minister said Sunday that information from the flight data recorder on the Ethio­pian Airlines jetthat crashed last week shows “clear similarities” to the crash of the same type of plane in Indonesia in October. Dagmawit Moges told journalists that the condition of the “black boxes” — the data and voice record — was …

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Probe SARS Commander’s Involvement in Electoral Infractions, Rivers PDP Tells IG

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Rivers State has called on the Acting Inspector General of Police, Abubakar Adamu, to institute a probe into the alleged involvement of the Commander of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in the state, Akin Fakorede, and operatives of the squad, in the killing and harassment of agents of the …

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Delta PDP Members Want Former Minister Expelled for Anti-party Activities

A group known as Concerned PDP Leaders has called for the expulsion of former Minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, for alleged anti-party activities, saying he worked against the party interest in the just concluded general election. The group in a petition signed by its leaders, Olorogun Andrew Desi, Viv Pela, Ken Pela, …

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MFM, FC IfeanyiUbah Maintain Top Spots as Insurance Continues Free Fall

NPFL… NPFL… NPFL… By Duro Ikhazuagbe Bendel Insurance’s road trip to Lagos ended a fruitless journey yesterday as MFM FC earned maximum points to stay on top of the Group A of the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL). Two goals in each half by Olawale Abisoye and Michael Ohanu ensured that the Benin Arsenal continued their free …

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Sarri Worried About Chelsea’s ‘Mentality’ After Everton Defeat

Maurizio Sarri admitted he is worried about his Chelsea team’s “mentality” after they fell to a 2-0 defeat at Everton that severely damages their hopes of a top-four finish in the Premier League. Richarlison and Gylfi Sigurdsson, converting his own saved penalty, scored the second-half goals at Goodison Park on Sunday that halted Chelsea’s recent …

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Paris Jackson released from hospital despite denying suicide attempt (Photos)

Despite denying she attempted suicide and was hospitalized on Saturday, Paris Jackson has reportedly been released from the hospital and she’s under the care of her team.   The actress was pictured arriving at her LA apartment with her boyfriend while wearing a jacket that said, “Puppies And I’m Fine,” just hours after medics rushed to her …

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I was advised to join a cult to get political position’ – Taribo West

Former Super Eagles defender, Taribo West in a recent interview with Punch spoke about the plight of Nigeria’s ex-footballers and the struggle they face in the society.   He also revealed that he was asked to join a secret cult in other to get a political appointment but he refused.   See exercpts from the …

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Nine villagers, Including children killed In the latest Kaduna State community attack

The Kaduna State government has confirmed the killing of nine citizens after an attack on Nandu village in Sanga Local Government Area (LGA) in an early morning attack on Saturday. In a statement issued by Samuel Aruwan, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor (Media and Publicity), on Saturday, the government condemned the killings.   Nasir El-Rufai, …

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Kenya: I’ll No Longer Be With You in This World, Victim Writes

As Flight ET 302 glided through the air its final seconds before the disastrous crash, Stella Osebe was busy typing a poignant message to her husband and her friends. “I still can’t believe I’m no longer with you in this world,” Stella wrote just before the crash. Stella knew, or suspected, that by the time …

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62- year-old Lagos woman gives away eye treatment remedy that reverses Glaucoma, Cataracts, improves vision without eye drops

Glaucoma. Cataracts. Blurry vision.  Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD). Myopia.  If not detected and treated early, these are vision problems in the elderly that could lead to partial or complete vision loss. I understand how it feels because I was once in your shoes. My name is Mrs. Rosemary, and for several years, I used to …

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Marijuana must be legalized to help Ghana develop” – Samini

The debate on if or not Marijuana should be legalize always pop up every now and then. So far, some few public figures have called for the illegal substance to be legalized. Notable among them are Kwesi Pratt, the late Kofi Annan, John Dumelo among others. Well, the latest celebrity to call on the Government to legalize …

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Rescue efforts on-going at collapsed building site in Ibadan

No fewer than 23 persons were trapped in a three-storey building under construction which collapsed in Ibadan on Friday, witnesses said. The incident occurred about 5.30p.m.the witnesses told News Agency of Nigeria(NAN). David Aderibigbe, a witness who lives close to the building site, said no fewer than 23 workers and two food vendors were trapped …

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Okorocha to Ihedioha : Get sworn in before issuing directives

Gov. Rochas Okorocha of Imo has cautioned the state Governor – elect, Mr Emeka Ihedioha, to desist from giving directives to financial institutions in the state over their dealings with the state government. Okorocha issued the caution in a release signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo, and made available to newsmen in Owerri …

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Weapons used in the New Zealand mosque mass shooting had names of previous mass killers written on them

Brenton Tarrant wrote names of past mass killers and the names of cities where shootings occurred on the weapons he used to massacre Muslim faithful who were praying in a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand.   49 people died in the twin mosque mass shootings. At least 48 are receiving treatment for gunshot wounds in Christchurch …

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House help from hell smashes child’s head with glass plate, sprinkles salt on the wound and flees

A house help in Thika, Kenya was arrested this week after she hit a baby with a glass plate and later sprinkled salt on the open wound. The lady, identified as Joyce Namuma Magoha, is said to have panicked after hitting the baby she was looking after and used salt in an attempt to stop …

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Iyanya’s illiteracy in the legal and business side cost him some money’ – Omololu Omotosho writes on Iyanya VS Ubi Franklin

Omololu Omotosho, a 2013 President Barack Obama Fellow has shared his thoughts about the recent feud between former partners, Iyanya and Ubi Franklin.   According to Omotosho, ‘I watched both interviews that Iyanya and Ubi Franklin granted the media where they both made assertions against one another. My take is that Ubi Franklin, who has a legal …

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US actor Kyle Massey reportedly being sued for sexual misconduct with a 13-year-old girl

American actor,  Kyle Massey has been reportedly sued for sexual misconduct with a 13-year-old  girl. The 27-year-old who is best known for his role as Cory Baxter on ‘That’s So Raven‘, was sued on Friday by a 13-year-old girl for sending explicit matter to a minor,  attempting to commit a lewd act with a minor, annoying or molesting a …

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Offa Robbery: I was asked to Implicate Bukola Saraki by a police officer – Accused person tells court

One of the five accused persons in the deadly armed robbery attack in Offa, Offa local government area of Kwara state has said that the police operatives asked him to implicate the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, during an investigation into the case.   At the resumed hearing of the case in an Ilorin High …

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President Buhari is poorer now than he was in 2015- VP Yemi Osinbajo says

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that President Buhari was probably poorer now than when he was elected in 2015. The Vice President said this when he spoke during a dinner in honour of volunteers who canvassed for votes for the APC during the campaigns for this year’s general election, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. “When I …

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How I Was Tortured, Asked To Implicate Saraki – Offa Robbery Suspect

he trial within trial of the five suspects involved in the Offa bank robbery in April 2018 continued on Friday at the State High Court sitting in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. During their arraignment before Justice Halimah Salman, the suspects told the court how their confessional statements were obtained by the police. The first …

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Ambode Orders Demolition Of Over 80 Marked Buildings In Lagos Island

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has ordered the demolition of over 80 buildings in Lagos Island earlier marked to be brought down. The order follows the collapse of a three-storey building in the Ita Faaji area of the Island, housing a primary school said to be located on the second floor of the building, …

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Champions League: Klopp Warns Liverpool To Respect Porto

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool won’t underestimate Porto after being handed a Champions League quarter-final clash with the Portuguese underdogs in Friday’s draw. Klopp’s side will go into the Porto tie as heavy favourites to advance to a semi-final showdown against Barcelona or Manchester United. Liverpool crushed Porto 5-0 on aggregate in the Champions League last …

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