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BREAKING: Former NNPC GMD, Maikanti Baru Is Dead

The immediate past Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru is dead. Source reports that Maikanti Baru died...

Cross River State Government Declares 35 Persons Wanted For Cultism

At least 35 youths of Cross River State origin have been declared wanted by the State Government, over alleged...

Brother Burns His Pregnant Sister To Death For Allegedly Slapping Their Mother

Lagos State police have arrested a man for burning his pregnant sister to death. The man identified as Chima...

One Killed As Fire Razes IDP Camp In Borno (Photos)

At least one person was killed and many others injured in a fire outbreak that occurred at the Muna...

Alleged Witchcraft: Man Attacked For ‘Stealing Destinies’ In Imo Community

The Advocacy for Alleged Witches has rescued one Tobias Nlebedum, who was attacked over allegations that he was stealing...

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French Club Offered Nigerian Player Private Jet To Fly To Nigeria For His Dad’s Burial

French Ligue 1 side,Lille, have offered Victor Osimhen a private jet to bring him back home and be with...

POLITICS NEWS

AAC Rejects Benue Local Government Election Result, Accuses BSIEC, PDP Of Malpractice

The African Action Congress in Benue State has rejected the local government election conducted in Obi Local Government Area over electoral fraud. Rex Elanu, Chairman of the AAC in Benue State, in a statement on Monday said the connivance between electoral officers and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic...

BREAKING: APC Governors Meet Party’s Chairman Over Rift With Edo Governor, Obaseki

Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress are currently at the National Secretariat of the party in Abuja in a bid to continue the discussion with the National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, and National Working Committee over the rift between him and governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki....

Be Prepared For Your Independence Happening Soon, Nnamdi Kanu Tells Biafrans

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, has asked members agitating for a new country to be prepared for their sovereignty, which will be realised soon. Kanu made the comments in a statement signed by IPOB Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful. He added that the organisation...

Implementing Revised 2020 Budget Will Be A Miracle, Ex-CIBN President Says

Immediate-past President of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, Prof Segun Ajibola, has said that it will be a miracle for government to realise the estimates in its revised budget.   President Muhammadu Buhari had last Thursday reviewed the budget he passed in December 2019 down by N84.70bn....

Court Restrains Obaseki From Probing Oshiomhole’s Tenure As Edo State Governor

Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja has barred Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State from arresting and prosecuting Adams Oshiomhole, his predecessor in office. A panel set up by Obaseki had called for the arrest and prosecution of Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives...

“I’m APC Leader In Adamawa”, Senator Binani Tells Aisha Buhari, Boss Mustapha

Senator Aisha Binani representing Adamawa Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly has told Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, and wife of Nigeria’s President, Aisha Buhari, that she controls the All Progressives Congress in the state. Binani, the only female senator from Nigeria’s Northern region,...

SPORTS NEWS

Why I Struggled At Leicester City – Ahmed Musa

Super Eagles captain and Al Nassr’s forward, Ahmed Musa has revealed that the presence of Algeria winger Riyad Mahrez was the major reason he failed to earn a first-eleven playing berth during his spell at Leicester City. Musa signed to the English side, Leicester City for a then club-record...

How Hunger Nearly Killed Me in Hungary – Nigerian Footballer, Sani Abacha

The desire to seek greener pastures in Europe among young Nigerian footballers is very common despite the challenges that comes with culture shock due to change of environment. It is in the light of the above that a young Nigerian teenage footballer has revealed how he almost died in...

I Did Not Impregnate The President’s Daughter – Nigeria Footballer Laments

Donatus Edafe is not a household name, but the footballer was in the news recently, not for his exploits on the pitch, rather for allegedly scoring points with his club President’s daughter off the pitch. Edafe, 26, moved from Nigeria to Slovenia chasing his dream of a great football...

Football Lawmakers Accuse Premier League Of Using VAR Wrongly (See Details)

International Football Association Board (IFAB) has said Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology, should only be called on to reverse “clear and obvious” mistakes regarding offside. Last weekend’s Premier League fixtures saw a number of marginal offside decisions which were checked by VAR, with goals ruled out for Wolves, Crystal...

PREMIER LEAGUE! Former Man United Boss David Moyes Speaks After Joining West Ham

New West Ham manager David Moyes says winning is “what he does”, and added that the club’s owners had showed “a lot of class” in bringing him back for a second spell in charge. Moyes, who replaces the sacked Manuel Pellegrini, left the Hammers at the end of the...

TRANSFER LATEST! Man United Planning To Sign This Highly Rated Midfielder In January (PHOTO)

Manchester United are interested in signing Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes The 20-year-old Portugal international is one of a number of targets for the club ahead of the January transfer window. He has not featured in any of Benfica’s last seven games and is thought to have fallen out of...

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LOVELY!!! “I Am A Strong Woman Because A Strong Woman Raised Me”- Dj Cuppy Claims As She Shows Off Mother

Billionaire daughter, Florence Otedola aka DJ Cuppy has taken to social media to flaunt her beautiful mother, whom she...

“Don’t Wait For Success” – Naira Marley Tells Fans

Popular Nigerian singer Naira Marley has shared a piece of advice to his fans. The singer who is known...

Actress Dayo Amusa Drags Men Demanding For Sexual Encounter With Her (Photo)

Popular Nollywood actress Dayo Amusa, has shed light on the aftermath of her recent controversial statement concerning sex. The...

“I Can’t Kill Myself, People Will Always Talk” – Sean Tizzle

Nigerian singer, Sean Tizzle is fed up with being ignored. The ‘Igi Orombo’ crooner has taken to social media...

BBNaija Star, Esther Savaged A Troll Who Called Her A Dwarf (See What She Said)

Big Brother Naija 2019 ex-housemate, Esther Agunbiade, has blasted an internet troll who tried to belittle her by body-shaming...

LMAO!! Wizkid Allegedly Trashes Statue Of Himself That Was Presented To Him By A Fan (See Photos)

Gifting celebrities artworks and other creative items have become a norm around the world, as fans utilize the slightest...

EDUCATION NEWS

‘She Left My Father, My Brother And Me ‘ – University Of Uyo Best Graduating Student

The best graduating student shares how growing up without the warmth of a mother can be so depressing for...

Lagos Teacher Breaks Pupil’s Arm While Flogging Him Over Test

A teacher at CMS Grammar School, Bariga, Lagos, Mr Ikena Ekwenam, has been arrested by the police for inflicting...

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Court Restrains Obaseki From Probing Oshiomhole’s Tenure As Edo State Governor

Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja has barred Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State from...

Amnesty International Details How Nigerian Troops Sexually Abuse Children Accused Of Terrorism

A global rights group, Amnesty International, has condemned the treatment of children arrested and suspected of engaging in terrorism....

$18.34m Paid To Nigerian Kidnappers In Nine Years —Report

About $18.34m has been paid by families, friends and loved ones of kidnap victims in Nigeria in the last...

“I’m APC Leader In Adamawa”, Senator Binani Tells Aisha Buhari, Boss Mustapha

Senator Aisha Binani representing Adamawa Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly has told Secretary to the Government of...

Lagos Dubai, A Forbidden Dream Of Nigerian Power

In Nigeria there is a power group that crosses African borders through, which the country’s most important economic interests...

BREAKING: APC Chairman, Oshiomhole, Insists On Direct Primary In Edo After Meeting With Governors

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has insisted that the party will use the direct primary...

Eight Countries In Africa Have Less Than 100 COVID-19 Cases

Eight countries in Africa have recorded less than 100 COVID-19 cases since the first infection on the continent was...

BREAKING: Governor Obaseki Visits Buhari In Aso Villa Amid Edo APC Crisis

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on Monday met with President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Villa in Abuja. Obaseki’s...

JUST IN: Enyimba Player, One Other Person Abducted In Ondo

Dayo Ojo, a football player with Enyimba Football Club of Aba, has been abducted by gunmen in Ondo State. ...

Nigeria’s Defence Ministry Budgets $510,110 Instead Of $13,631 For 2020 UN Biological Weapon Convention

In a well-orchestrated corruption scheme, the Ministry of Defence has budgeted $510,110 instead of $13,631.49 for Nigeria’s contribution to...