Thursday, 26 September 2019

“Castigate Buhari or Any Governor, Get Sacked Immediately” – Gov. Umahi Tells Appointees

The Ebonyi state Governor, Engr. David Nweze Umahi, FNSE, FNATE has prohibited any of his political appointees from castigating or abusing the Nigerian President, General Muhammadu Buhari,

Transgender man who gave birth with the help of fertility treatment loses court battle to be registered as the child's 'father'

A transgender man who gave birth with the help of fertility treatment lost his legal fight to be registered as the child's father in a UK High Court.

Born female, Freddy McConnell transitioned to become a man and was legally recognized as male

NBC cautions organizers of BBNaija for violating broadcast code

The organizers of Big Brother Naija have been cautioned by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) over 'unwholesome' contents shared on TV channels where the reality show is aired.

Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday September 25, NBC Director General Mallam Ishaq

Daddy Showkey announces the death of Mad Melon, one half of the popular 90s group 'Danfo Drivers' (Video)

Veteran singer, Daddy Showkey has just announced the death of Mad Melon, one half of the popular 90s group 'Danfo Drivers'.

The late musician, Omeofa Oghene, popularly known as "Mad Melon reportedly passed away on

EFCC hands over N100m loot recovered from corrupt officials to Kwara State Government

Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has disclosed that the agency has recovered over N100 million for the Kwara State Government from

Meet Faustino Anjorin, the 17 year old Nigerian player who made history for Chelsea (photos)

Chelsea midfielder, Faustino Anjorin on Wednesday night, made history for premiership Club, Chelsea as he came on in the 7-1 thrashing of Grimsby Town in the Carabao Cup.

Aged 17 years, 10 months and 2 days, Anjorin has become the youngest player of Nigerian descent to

I pity Tinubu – Mike Ozekhome reacts to crisis in the presidency

Mike Ozekhome has expressed his "sympathy" for APC Chieftain and former Governor of Lagos state, Bola Tinubu over the crisis in the presidency.

The human rights activist and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) said the alleged challenges Yemi

Police uncover nine corpses buried in secret graves in Benue State

Benue State police command say they have uncovered hidden graves in Gbatse village with nine corpses of people suspected to have been killed by criminals in Ushongo Local Government Area of

Mikel Obi was angry with Gernot Rohr for giving his position to Alex Iwobi and wanted him removed from stating line-up - BBC Reporter reveals

Former Chelsea midfielder, John Obi Mikel wanted Everton playmaker, Alex Iwobi dropped from the starting line-up during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nationsand clashed wit Super Eagles head coach,

Resign from your position now, Timi Frank will eat you for breakfast- FFK to Osinbajo

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has called on Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to tender his resignation immediately. FFK made the call while reacting to the Vice President's declaration of his readiness to waive his constitutional immunity to enable the law enforecement agencies

Lionel Messi caught up in FIFA The Best vote-rigging storm with countries claiming they didn't vote for him

FIFA's prestigious The Best awards have been struck by a vote-rigging storm after claims that the ballot was rigged.

During a glitzy ceremony in Milan on Monday, September 23, Lionel Messi was crowned the best

Update: Journalist, Agba Jalingo remanded in prison after being charged for terrorism, treasonable felony and attempt to topple the Cross River State government

Justice Simon Amobeda of the Federal High Court sitting in Calabar, on Wednesday ruled that journalist and activist, Agba Jalingo, of Cross River Watch, be remanded in prison.

Jalingo who had spent 33 days in police detention was arraigned after being charged for terrorism,

Is it true that your trucks kill more Nigerians per year than AIDS? - FFK asks Aliko Dangote

As Tweeted by Nigeria's former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode.

Lady narrates what happened after her older friend left his girlfriend of 3 years to marry a virgin and 'virtuous woman' he dated for 6 months

A Twitter user has narrated the aftermath of her older friend's decision to dump his girlfriend of 3 years to marry a virgin and 'virtuous woman' he dated for 6 months.

According to _oroboghene, the man dumped his girlfriend of 3 years because a Pastor he met for

Hilarious question of the day: Is Nigeria called 'Abroad' in other countries?

What ya think?

'I'm a blessed man because I have you in my life' - Rauf Aregbesola celebrates wife's birthday with sweet words

Rauf Aregbesola, the former governor of Osun State and the current Minister of Interior has taken to social media to celebrate his wife's birthday with cute photos and sweet words.

Sharing lovely photos of his wife on Twitter, Aregbesola wrote, 'on this special day, I celebrate you.

Japanese comedians apologise after saying tennis star Naomi Osaka "Needs To Bleach Her Skin"

A Japanese comedy duo have apologised after they reportedly said Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka "needed some bleach" during a live event.

The pair suggested Osaka needed “bleach,” and said the 21-year-old former world No. 1 was “too

BBNaija: Tacha's billboard destroyed barely a day after it was erected in Owerri (video)

A Tacha billboard erected in Imo state's capital, Owerri, by a fan of the reality show star has been pulled down barely 24 hours after it was put up.

The thugs that destroyed the billboard were heard saying in a viral video that fellow bbnaija

New York museum returns stolen ancient Egyptian coffin (Photo)

US authorities have returned a stolen coffin to Egypt, two years after it was acquired by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

The 2,100-year-old coffin of a priest called Nedjemankh was featured in an exhibit housing artefacts

Oby Ezekwesili tackles President Buhari over Omoyele Sowore's continued detention in DSS

Oby Ezekwesili, former Minister of Education, has queried the continued detention of Omoyele Sowore by the DSS despite the fact that he has fulfilled his bail condition.

Ezekwesili in a series of Tweets, wondered why the President is yet to instruct the DSS to release

Release Sowore now or face jail term- Federal High court tells DSS DG

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has threatened to jail the Director-General of the Department of State Services, Yusuf Bichi, over the agency's refusal to release Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara

Wednesday, 25 September 2019

PDP demands investigation of FIRS alleged N90bn gift to Osinbajo, says allegation too weighty to overlook

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for a system-wide investigation into the alleged N90 billion the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) gave to Vice Presidet Yemi Osinbajo in the building of the 2019 general elections.

Frank Timi, a deputy spokesperson of the party, recently made the allegation in an interview. FIRS in

Seven dead, 58 suspects arrested over Auchi rival cult clashes

Death toll in the clashes? between rival cult groups in Auchi, Edo State, has risen to seven, following the killing of two more persons in a reprisal attack two nights ago.

This is even as the Edo State Police Command confirmed the arrest of 58 suspects in connection with

Festus Keyamo removed as Niger Delta minister, redeployed to labour

Festus Keyamo has been removed as the Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs and redeployed to the Ministry of Labour and Employment as confirmed in a statement by the Director of Information at the Office of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Willie Bassey.

The Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Senator Tayo Alasoadura will be replacing each other as the

Sowore VS DSS: Here's the full text of ruling by Justice Taiwo Taiwo

Earlier today, Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High court Abuja orered the Department of State Service to release Omoyele Sowore on bail.

The judge made the ruling after listening to the argument of Sowore's lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) and

We won’t interfere in alleged Osinbajo and Presidency fight - Senate

The Nigerian senate has distanced itself from the alleged fight between President Muhammadu Buhari and Yemi Osinbajo, which made headlines after some agencies were removed from the Vice

Those criticizing FG's rate of borrowing are ''Unsuccessful and backward'' economist - Fashola

Fashola Babatunde, the Minister of Works and Housing, has decsribed those attacking the rate of borrowing by the Federal Government as ''backward and unsuccessful economists.”

Fashola who was a two-term governor of Lagos state, took a swipe at the Federal Government's

''Don't sleep with 100 men just to get the new iphone11''- Tonto Dikeh advises ladies

Tonto Dikeh has advised ladies not to sleep with 100 men just to get the new iphone 11. In a post she shared on IG, the mum of one said she just bought the phone which goes for N600k, with her own

Photos: Foreign criminal gangs are out to dupe Nigeria - President Buhari tells World leaders

President Buhari on Tuesday in New York alerted World Leaders on attempts by international criminal groups to cheat Nigeria of billions.

He raised the alarm while presenting the country’s National Statement as the fifth speaker on the first

How I found out I had been granted bail - Omoyele Sowore speaks

Convener of Revolution Now movement, Omoyele Sowore has revealed how he found out that he had been granted bail by the Federal High Court in Abuja.
Sowore was granted bail by Justice Taiwo Taiwo on the condition that he deposits his passport with

Nancy Pelosi launches formal impeachment inquiry against President Trump amid reports he withheld aid money from Ukraine

US House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi has launched a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, which she said would now serve as an umbrella for numerous congressional investigations

Samson Siasia is gradually sliding into depression, he needs help very fast- sports journalist Godwin Enakhena says after speaking with him

Sports Journalist, Godwin Enakhena says he spoke with embattled former Super Eagles coach,

Nigeria has a way of constantly punishing the innocent - Banky W speaks on Omoyele Sowore's detention by DSS

Nigerian musician cum politician, Banky W has reacted to the ruling of a Federal High Court in Abuja ordering the Department of State Services to immediately release pro-democracy activist, Omoyele Sowore, on bail.

In a series of Tweets, Banky-W described Nigeria as a county that prides itself in punishing the

Lagos police arrest lovers who stole N38 million health insurance funds and fled to Ghana

The Lagos State police command recently paraded a couple; one Tunde Ogunseye and his girlfriend Funmilayo Oyelaja, for allegedly hacking into the Federal Government’s National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, account and stealing over N38 million.

The lovers, Funmilayo Oyelaja, 38, and Tunde Ogunseye, 42, fled to Ghana after the crime, but were

N400m fraud case: Court must invite ex-president, Goodluck Jonathan to give evidence – Olisa Metuh

Olisa Metuh, the former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Tuesday, September 24th insisted that the Federal High Court, Abuja, presided over by Justice O.E. Abang should invite former President Goodluck Jonathan to give evidence in his ongoing trial.

Metuh is facing prosecution by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC alongside

Obasanjo was behind my impeachment as Governor of Oyo state over his third term – Ladoja

Chief Rashidi Ladoja, the former Governor of Oyo state has revealed that former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo was behind his impeachment in 2006 after he opposed his third term agenda.

The impeached Oyo Governor on Tuesday September 24, revealed that Obasanjo threatened to

Tuesday, 24 September 2019

Zimbabwean pastor commits suicide by jumping from 4th Floor in Harare (Photos)

Reverend Berry Dambaza, a senior Zimbabwean pastor with Upper Room Ministries died on Monday, September 23, after committing suicide by jumping from

PDP Presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar files appeals at Supreme Court

The Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the last election, Atiku Abubakar has officially filed an appeal against the judgment of the Presidential

Shiites members defiles proscription order, stage another protest in Abuja

Despite the proscription of their activities in Nigeria, members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria otherwise known as Shi'ites, staged a peaceful protest in Maitama, Abuja today Tuesday September

Church of Satan replies Wale Gates's comment about a book written by a Nigerian woman who claims she served Satan for 990 years

The Church of Satan has replied UK-based Nigerian comedian, Wale Gates, over a book on the Anti-Christ which is currently gaining attention on social media.

A Twitter user shared a copy of the book

"I will open up on my sexuality when I become a billionaire" - Bobrisky reveals

Bobrisky has said that he will reveal his sexuality once he become a billionaire.

The cross dresser stated this on his

Shocking confession of suspected killer of Navy Commandant Oluwayemisi Ogundana

One Simon Bernard, a teacher at the Command Secondary School of the Armed Forces Command and Staff College (AFCSC) in Jaji community of Kaduna state, has confessed to killing Navy Commandant

Omoyele Sowore granted bail after 52-days behind bars

Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High court Abuja has asked the Department of State Service to release Omoyele Sowore on bail.

The judge made the ruling after listening to

65 fake graduates handed over to the police by NYSC

65 fake graduates apprehended across 37 camps in Nigeria for allegedly presenting fake certificates during their National Youth Service Corps registration, have been handed over to the police for prosecution.

The suspects busted during a verification of certificates presented at the different NYSC orientation

Xenophobia: South African man narrates how a Nigerian man refused to sit with him at a bar in Japan

Reaction to xenophobia in South Africa has spread as far as Japan.
A South African and Manchester United fan, Jason Jetnarayan, who works as an IT recruitment consultant after starting as an English teacher, discovered this when he went to a pub in Shibuya,

Trending photo of a Ghanaian bride carrying her husband while kissing him

Too cute!

Nigerian lady narrates how she and her siblings killed her mother's dog because it got more attention than them

A Nigerian in a Twitter exchange narrated how she and her siblings killed their mother's dog out of resentment.

@hauwa_ivy said they killed their mother's dog because they felt it was getting more attention than

Supreme Court justices of Nigeria are overworked and underpaid - CJN Tanko Muhammad

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad has said justices of the Supreme Court are overloaded with work but poorly remunerated.

Muhammad spoke in Abuja on Monday, September 23rd at an event marking the Supreme Court’s

''Breakups are infact good for us'' Eva Alodiah writes on how to get over an ex after a relationship crashes

Eva Alodiah, rapper and writer, just shared a post on her IG page on how to get over an ex after a relationship has been called off.

Eva in her post, stated that breakups are hard to deal with especially when one has invested so much

First photos of Femi Falana, Deji Adeyanju, others from the arraignment of Omoyele Sowore by DSS

Omoyele Sowore is scheduled to be arriagned to this morning at the Federal H/Court in Abuja by the Department of State Security (DSS).

Sowore's lawyer, Femi Falana and his team were spotted in court waiting for the arrival of the judge.