Headlines Today Wednesday, 10th August 2022

2023 another opportunity for Nigerians to get it right – Ex-Minister Bolaji Abdullahi

Former Sports Minister, Malam Bolaji Abdullahi, on Wednesday, reflected on the current happenings in the country describing Nigeria as a failed nation in all ramifications. He made the remark on Wednesday in Ilorin, Kwara State at the 33rd Media Parliament of the State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, held at the council’s […]

2023 another opportunity for Nigerians to get it right – Ex-Minister Bolaji Abdullahi

Tinubu denies demanding N50bn monthly from former Lagos Gov, Ambode

The presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has denied reports alleging that he demanded N50 billion monthly from the former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode during his administration. DAILY POST reports that Ambode who emerged governor of the state in 2025, had only four years in office as his […]

Tinubu denies demanding N50bn monthly from former Lagos Gov, Ambode

2022 CWG: Team Nigeria gets heroic welcome on return from Birmingham

Team Nigeria athletes on Wednesday received a heroic welcome in Abuja following their arrival from the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The first batch of the contingent was received on arrival by the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare. Nigeria finished in the seventh position at the Games with a harvest of 35 […]

2022 CWG: Team Nigeria gets heroic welcome on return from Birmingham

It’s fake news – Kaduna govt debunks news of bandits’ siege on Zaria road

The Kaduna State Government on Wednesday debunked messages and news circulating online, alleging that hundreds of bandits had laid siege on travellers on the Kaduna-Zaria. Samuel Aruwan, the Commissioner, Internal Security and Home Affairs in Kaduna in a statement, said the public should disregard such messages as the road is safe for motorists and other […]

It’s fake news – Kaduna govt debunks news of bandits’ siege on Zaria road

War: Russia blasts UN over latest action on Ukraine nuclear plant crisis

The Russian Foreign Ministry has levelled harsh accusations against the United Nations (UN) regarding the escalating security crisis at Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhya nuclear power plant and warned that the world was “on the precipice.” “The UN has unfortunately played a negative role in the case at hand,” Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova told the Russian state […]

War: Russia blasts UN over latest action on Ukraine nuclear plant crisis

JAMB releases results of 2022 UTME mop-up examination

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Wednesday announced the release of the recently conducted mop-up examination for 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). Dr Fabian Benjamin, JAMB’s Head of Public Affairs and Protocol, made this known in a statement in Abuja. Benjamin said the board had emplaced a user-friendly and simplified process of […]

JAMB releases results of 2022 UTME mop-up examination

Wike no ordinary PDP member – Baraje claims after Rivers Gov met Tinubu’s men

A former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairman, Abubakar Baraje, has claimed that Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State is a crucial member of the party. Baraje declared Wike a leader in the PDP. He spoke against the backdrop of Wike’s face-off with PDP’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, over the choice of the party’s running […]

Wike no ordinary PDP member – Baraje claims after Rivers Gov met Tinubu’s men

Transfer: Its a great team – Real Madrid legend tells Ronaldo club to join

Real Madrid legend, Guti, has backed Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo to join Atletico Madrid this summer. Guti said Ronaldo would be a good fit for Diego Simeone’s side, adding that Atletico Madrid is a great team. Ronaldo is keen to leave Man United after they failed to qualify for this season’s Champions League. The Portugal […]

Transfer: Its a great team – Real Madrid legend tells Ronaldo club to join

“I Am So Blessed” – Regina Daniels Says As She Announces Son’s Name

Nollywood actress Regina Daniels has revealed images from her newborn’s naming ceremony weeks after giving birth to her second kid. Regina had made a charming announcement on the arrival of her second kid. READ ALSO: Regina Daniels Reveals How She And Her Mother Almost Washed Plates In Dubai Restaurant She welcomed her baby son with […]

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Caution your supporters – Tinubu warns Peter Obi over fake news

The All Progressives Congress, APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu has called on his Labour Party opponent, Peter Obi, to caution his supporters against purveying fake news. Speaking on behalf of Asiwaju, the Director of Media and Communications of the Tinubu Campaign Organisation(TCO), Bayo Onanuga alleged that the supporters of Obi have been disseminating fake news […]

Caution your supporters – Tinubu warns Peter Obi over fake news

What Is The Best Way To Determine If Your D8 Distillate Is Pure?

Delta 8 THC Distillate: What is it? The purest form of Delta 8 THC is Delta 8 Distillate. Approximately 94% to 99% of Delta 8 is pure. Delta 8 THC Distillate can be understood by simply looking at the name of this unique cannabis extract. What is the process of making Delta 8 THC Distillate? […]

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Pay journalists hazard allowance like other frontline workers – NAWOJ demands

The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), has urged all tiers of government, the security agencies and development partners to henceforth recognise journalists as frontline workers during emergency periods. The union noted that journalists usually play important roles during emergencies such as the outbreak of pandemics like COVID-19, and cholera, during wars and crises just […]

Pay journalists hazard allowance like other frontline workers – NAWOJ demands

Funke Akindele Showers Medlin Boss With Love As She Becomes A Year Older

Nollywood actress and deputy candidate for governor of Lagos State Funke Akindele has written loving words to her stylist, Mimi Yina, also known as Medlin Boss as she turns a new age today, August 10. The actress showered her with affection after they made up in December 2021 after months of fighting. READ ALSO: 2023: […]

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Nollywood Filmmaker, Otu Njama, Is Dead

Filmmaker Otu Njama passed away just two days after movie director Biyi Bandele. The 30-year-old filmmaker reportedly passed away on Tuesday, August 9. He was allegedly discovered dead in his residence in First Unity Estate, Badore, Ajah, Lagos State. Otu Njama visited his doctor, who informed him of his high blood pressure, which was about […]

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Buhari govt under fire for describing killings by herdsmen as ‘conflict’

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, on Wednesday, described as wicked and insensitive, the branding as mere conflict, the aggression and killings of southern farmers by Fulani herders. HURIWA’s National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, in a statement, said the matter is not a conflict and urged the Federal Government to curb the criminality of herders […]

Buhari govt under fire for describing killings by herdsmen as ‘conflict’

BREAKING: Notorious cultist, Oko-Ilu arraigned in court on nine counts in Oshogbo

A wanted cultist in Osun State, Hammed Rasheed, 29, popularly known as Oko-Ilu has been charged to court. Oko-Ilu was brought to court by the Police before the Chief Magistrate Olufemi Ayilara of the Osogbo Magistrate Court on Wednesday. The suspected cultist was charged with nine counts bordering on murder, unlawfully killing two persons, disruption […]

BREAKING: Notorious cultist, Oko-Ilu arraigned in court on nine counts in Oshogbo

2023 Election: Council Chairman lambasts Lee Meeba for attacking Wike

The Executive Chairman of Emohua Local Government Area, Rivers State, Dr. Chidi Lloyd has taken a swipe at former Senator Lee Meeba, for his recent outbursts against the state Governor, Nyesom Wike. DAILY POST, gathered that Lee Meeba, who is a staunch supporter of the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, […]

2023 Election: Council Chairman lambasts Lee Meeba for attacking Wike

TBoss Shares Stunning Photos Of Her Daughter As She Turns 3

  Tokunbo Idowu, also known as TBoss, a former Big Brother Naija housemate, celebrates the third birthday of her child. The delighted mother, who proudly referred to her daughter as her best friend and everything, excitedly turned to Instagram to post adorable new images of her daughter while she wrote a heartfelt letter to her. […]

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Help check cross-border criminal activities – Abiodun tells new Ogun NIS boss

Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun, has called on officers and men of the Nigeria Immigration Service, to collaborate with other security agencies in the state to check cross-border criminal activities, particularly along borders with the Benin Republic. Abiodun made the call while receiving the new Comptroller of Immigration in charge of Ogun, Yakubu Jibrin, in […]

Help check cross-border criminal activities – Abiodun tells new Ogun NIS boss

Transfer: He’s perfect striker – Tuchel ‘pushing’ Boehly to sign Aubameyang at Chelsea

Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, is pushing co-owner Todd Boehly to bring in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Barcelona this summer. This was confirmed by football transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano, on Wednesday. Romano tweeted, “Thomas Tuchel is pushing with Todd Boehly to sign Pierre Aubameyang as he’s considered perfect striker – but Barcelona have not received an official […]

Transfer: He’s perfect striker – Tuchel ‘pushing’ Boehly to sign Aubameyang at Chelsea

BBNaija: I would’ve been attracted to Hermes if he was in my level – Beauty

Evicted Big Brother Naija housemate, Beauty Tukura, has said she would have been interested to know more about Hermes if he was in her level. Beauty in her ‘unlocked’ interview with organizers of the show, said she would have been more interested in Hermes who is in level 1 than Groovy. The Beauty queen said […]

BBNaija: I would’ve been attracted to Hermes if he was in my level – Beauty

EPL: You’re a waste of money, not good enough – Agbonlahor slams Arsenal star

Former Aston Villa captain, Gabriel Agbonlahor, has hit out at Arsenal defender Ben White, saying the former Brighton star is not good enough for the Gunners. Agbonlahor said White’s signing was a waste of money because he is not a first-choice centre-back in Mikel Arteta’s squad. Recall that White joined Arsenal from Brighton Hove & […]

EPL: You’re a waste of money, not good enough – Agbonlahor slams Arsenal star

Osun guber: Oyetola, Famodun sold out to PDP – APC faction

The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, and the All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman in the state, Gboyega Famodun, have been accused of delivering victory to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the last gubernatorial election. Rasaq Salinsile, the factional Chairman of the party in the state, who levelled the allegation during a press conference in […]

Osun guber: Oyetola, Famodun sold out to PDP – APC faction

78,000 Nigerians in Ghanian universities pay with dollars – CUAB VC, Gbajabiamila

The Vice Chancellor of Crescent University, Abeokuta, Ogun State (CUAB), Prof. Ibrahim Gbajabiamila, has expressed worry that over 78,000 Nigerians schooling in Ghana and pay school fees in dollars. With this, Gbajabimiala expressed concern that Nigerian parents are spending more on education in other countries than the five percent, which he said was allocated in […]

78,000 Nigerians in Ghanian universities pay with dollars – CUAB VC, Gbajabiamila

BBNaija: Beauty identifies five housemates to win N100 grand prize

Evicted Big Brother Naija housemate, Beauty Tukura, has identified five housemates she would like to win the ‘level up’ edition. Beauty, during her ‘unlocked’ interview with organizers of the show, said she would like Doyin, Hermes, Khalid, Groovy, Kess or Phyna to emerge the winner of the N100 million grand prize. When asked who she […]

BBNaija: Beauty identifies five housemates to win N100 grand prize

Chelsea vs Tottenham: Gus Poyet predicts Premier League match

Former Chelsea midfielder, Gus Poyet, has predicted a ‘very tough’ match when the Blues face Tottenham Hotspur in a Premier League tie this weekend. Chelsea will on Sunday host Tottenham Hotspur in their second Premier League fixture of the new 2022/23 season. Thomas Tuchel’s men head to the match following a 1-0 win over Everton […]

Chelsea vs Tottenham: Gus Poyet predicts Premier League match

‘He gave me headaches’ – Javier Hernandez on Ronaldo vs Messi debate

LA Galaxy forward, Javier Hernandez, believes Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Paris Saint-Germain’s Lionel Messi cannot be compared despite their long-standing rivalry. Ronaldo and Messi have divided opinions across the footballing spectrum, with both Ballon d’Or winners boasting a huge fanbase. Ronaldo and Messi’s rivalry is widely considered to be the greatest in football’s history, […]

‘He gave me headaches’ – Javier Hernandez on Ronaldo vs Messi debate

2023: ‘Tinubu Hardest Working Politician Of This Generation’ – Senator Nnamani

The lawmaker representing the Enugu East Senatorial District at the red chamber, Senator Chimaroke Nnamani has condemned attacks on the All Progressive Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu. In a series of tweets on his verified Twitter handle, the former Enugu State governor described Tinubu as “the hardest working Politico of this generation”. The lawmaker, […]

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BREAKING: Kaduna-Abuja kidnap: Terrorists release seven more passengers

No fewer than seven hostages abducted from the Kaduna-Abuja train on March 28 have been released. The seven hostages released by the terrorists include a family of six and a woman. Their release was confirmed to journalists in Kaduna by Tukur Mamu, Publisher of Kaduna-based Desert Herald and Media Consultant to a controversial Islamic cleric, […]

BREAKING: Kaduna-Abuja kidnap: Terrorists release seven more passengers

Pope not angry with me for accepting Tinubu/Shettima campaign role – Lalong

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has disassociated himself from a group that staged a protest asking him to reject the job as Director General of the Tinubu/Shettima campaign organisation. According to Lalong, who met with President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, to thank him for approving the University of Jos as a national cancer centre, said […]

Pope not angry with me for accepting Tinubu/Shettima campaign role – Lalong

BBNaija: Beauty clarifies statement that Groovy has small manhood

Evicted Big Brother Naija housemate, Beauty, has expressed regrets for saying that her lover, Groovy has a small penis. Recall that on Saturday, Beauty, while ending her relationship with Groovy, dancing with Chomzy mocked him for having small manhood. “Tell that bastard with his small penis that if he calls my name, me and him […]

BBNaija: Beauty clarifies statement that Groovy has small manhood

Buhari: Since 1966, Millions Have Died To Keep Us Together — Nigeria Will Remain One

President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the millions of Nigerians, who have died for the country to remain united, is a pointer to practical experience on “hard-earned patriotism”. Buhari spoke on Tuesday when he received former state chairpersons of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), at the state house, Abuja. According to a statement […]

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EPL: Jamie Carragher names teams that can challenge for title this season

Liverpool legend, Jamie Carragher, believes Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur can compete with Manchester City and Liverpool for the Premier League title this season. Chelsea have endured a tricky summer as the likes of Romelu Lukaku, Timo Werner, Andreas Christensen, and Antonio Rudiger have left the club. The Blues added Marc Cucurella, Raheem Sterling and Kalidou […]

EPL: Jamie Carragher names teams that can challenge for title this season

Transfer: Ex-Chelsea striker in shock move to Man United as City deny Barcelona deal for Silva

Manchester United have been offered Alvaro Morata, according to ESPN. ESPN claims that Manchester United have been given the chance to sign the former Chelsea striker. The 29-year-old has one season left on his Atletico Madrid contract following two years on loan at Juventus. It follows their decision to pull out of a move for […]

Transfer: Ex-Chelsea striker in shock move to Man United as City deny Barcelona deal for Silva

Transfer: Arsenal star set to leave Emirates as Chelsea decide on Aubameyang

Arsenal defender, Pablo Mari is set to leave the club on loan for the season. The defender looks likely to head to Serie A side Monza, with the loan to have an obligation to buy in it. Journalist Fabrizio Romano said: “Arsenal are set to complete another outgoing after Lucas Torreira. Pablo Marí leaves the […]

Transfer: Arsenal star set to leave Emirates as Chelsea decide on Aubameyang

NBTE approves accreditation of eight ND courses in Fed Poly, Ukana

The National Board For Technical Education (NBTE) has granted accreditation to eight National Diploma courses at Federal Polytechnic, Ukana, Akwa Ibom State. The courses accredited include ND Civil Engineering, ND Electrical/Electronic Engineering, ND Computer Engineering, and ND Science Laboratory Technology. Others are ND Computer Science, ND Statistics, ND Accountancy, and ND Business Administration and Management. […]

NBTE approves accreditation of eight ND courses in Fed Poly, Ukana

Wike: My Only Regret Is Not Having Opportunity To Tell Bandits ‘Enough Is Enough’

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, has stated that if he has the opportunity, he will successfully tackle banditry. Wike said this on Tuesday at the inauguration of the dualised Ogbunuabali-Eastern bypass road in Rivers. The road was inaugurated by Aliyu Wamakko, former governor of Sokoto, who is a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC). […]

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Aregbesola: Sufficient Passport Booklets Distributed Nationwide To Address Backlog

The federal government has stated that there is no more scarcity of passport booklets in the country. Rauf Aregbesola, minister of interior, stated this on Tuesday during the commissioning of the enhanced passport production centre on in Port Harcourt, the Rivers capital. According to the minister, the newly commissioned centre will be responsible for the […]

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Transfer: Real reason Rabiot, Gakpo yet to join Man United revealed

Transfer expert, Alex Crook has revealed why Adrian Rabiot and Cody Gakpo are yet to join Manchester United. For Rabiot, Crook revealed that his representative and mum, Veronique, is waiting to see if Monaco progress past the Champions League qualifier before engaging in further talks. After the failure to land Marko Arnautovic from Italy, the […]

Transfer: Real reason Rabiot, Gakpo yet to join Man United revealed

Don’t send Nigeria into tailspin with too much criticism – Presidency warns media

Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has warned the media not to send Nigeria into a tailspin with too much criticism. Adesina also solicited continued partnership with the media in order to help the government and citizens realise the Nigeria of their dream. He said this on Tuesday at State […]

Don’t send Nigeria into tailspin with too much criticism – Presidency warns media

EPL: What Boehly’s Chelsea need to challenge for title this season – Alan Shearer

Newcastle United legend, Alan Shearer, has revealed that Chelsea, under the leadership of their co-owner, Todd Boehly, need to sign four new world-class players, including a top striker, in order to challenge for the Premier League title this season. Chelsea recently confirmed the addition of Marc Cucurella from Brighton In a £63m deal. The Blues […]

EPL: What Boehly’s Chelsea need to challenge for title this season – Alan Shearer

Owo massacre: Perpetrators’ arrest raises Nigerians’ hope of freedom from bandits – Retired Army General, Yusuf

A retired military General, and one-time Economic Community of West African States Monitoring Group (ECOMOG) commander, General Damilola Yusuf, on Wednesday in Kaduna said the arrest of the perpetrators of the killings at St Francis Catholic Church, Owo, Ondo State, has raised a greater hope for Nigerians that one day the increasing cases of bandits […]

Owo massacre: Perpetrators’ arrest raises Nigerians’ hope of freedom from bandits – Retired Army General, Yusuf

Transfer: Chelsea like him – Peterborough director confirms interest in Edwards

Peterborough’s director of football, Barry Fry, has confirmed Chelsea’s interest in Ronnie Edwards. Fry said that Chelsea certainly like Edwards after the Blues chiefs watched him play. Chelsea have been doing some transfer business of late that has seen players like Carney Chukwuemeka and Gabriel Slonina arrive at the club. But now they have set […]

Transfer: Chelsea like him – Peterborough director confirms interest in Edwards

BBNaija: Christy O reveals housemate that will win N100 million grand prize

Christy O, evicted Big Brother Naija, BBNaija Season 7 housemate, has revealed who she would like to win the ‘level up’ edition. Christy O in her post-eviction interview told Ebuka Obi-Uchendu that she would like Phyna to emerge winner. According to her, Phyna is likely to win the show because she has so much energy. […]

BBNaija: Christy O reveals housemate that will win N100 million grand prize

EFCC arrests 31 suspected internet fraudsters in Enugu

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has announced the arrest of 31 suspected internet fraudsters from their hideout at Meniru Agbani Road and Diamond Estate, Enugu State. The Commission, in a statement on its Twitter page, said the suspects were arrested on Tuesday. They were identified as: Daniel Chukwuemeka, Okechukwu Chisom, John Chizoba, Benard […]

EFCC arrests 31 suspected internet fraudsters in Enugu

Kano motorists lament gridlock, blame works ministry for ignoring dilapidated bridge

Motorists plying a Kano bridge, popularly known as Gadar Lado, have been plunged into tension after the Ministry of Works shut it down some months ago. The bridge, built and named after late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero, was found to have suffered cracks for the second time in eight years. Constructed by Rocad […]

Kano motorists lament gridlock, blame works ministry for ignoring dilapidated bridge

School’s out? No worries, Nickelodeon has you covered this August

IN AUGUST, IT’S TIME TO KICK BACK AND GET SOME QUALITY FAMILY TIME WITH YOUR FAVOURITE NICKELODEON SHOWS. School’s out, and that means more babysitting duties. But, don’t sweat it, Nickelodeon has all you need to keep your littles ones entertained. This holiday season, pile on loads of exciting content for your kids and even […]

School’s out? No worries, Nickelodeon has you covered this August

Chioma Rowland Contradicts Davido’s Statement

Professional chef Chioma Rowland recently uploaded a message that appears to be in direct opposition to what Davido had previously said about her. Recall that Davido recently FaceTimed Chioma, the mother of his third child, and that he posted a screenshot of their conversation, referring to her as his Gist Partner. READ ALSO: “My Gist […]

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They Went To Him Demanding N20 Million Or His Life – Robbers Attack Hafiz Oyetoro

A group of armed robbers ambushed veteran Nollywood actor Hafiz Oyetoro, also known as Saka, in his house in Abeokuta, Ogun State. The revolting incident took place on August 8 at night. According to reports, the thieves wanted N20 million from him, and when they didn’t obtain it, they beat him up and took his […]

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2023: Monitor APC candidate, Folarin’s movement – Oyo PDP tells IGP, Police commissioner

The Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has advised the Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, and the Commissioner of Police in the state, Adebowale Williams, to beam their searchlight on the activities of Senator Teslim Kolawole Folarin. The party noted that this is necessary in order to avoid crisis prior […]

2023: Monitor APC candidate, Folarin’s movement – Oyo PDP tells IGP, Police commissioner

War: Ukraine suffers major blow as Russia’s latest missile strikes kill 11

At least 11 people were killed in Russian missile attacks overnight in Ukraine’s Dnipropetrovsk region, not far from the Zaporizhzhya nuclear plant, according to the local military. “A tragic night in the Nikopol area the Russian army killed 11 people and injured 13,’’ Valentyn Reznichenko, the head of the Dnipropetrovsk military administration, wrote on Telegram […]

War: Ukraine suffers major blow as Russia’s latest missile strikes kill 11

Post-insurgency recovery: Buni, Zulum, others on study tour to Japan

Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni and his Borno State counterpart, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum, are undertaking a study tour in Japan to borrow from the Hiroshima recovery process of the post-1945 atomic bomb destructions. Mamman Mohammed, Director-General Press and Media Affairs to Gov. Buni, disclosed this in a statement issued on Wednesday and made […]

Post-insurgency recovery: Buni, Zulum, others on study tour to Japan

Chioma Akpotha Celebrates With Her Nollywood Squad In Dubai

Chioma Akpotha, an actress in Nollywood, is thinking back on a special day she shared with Omoni Oboli, Ufuoma McDermott, and Uche Jombo. Chioma reflected on their special relationship while sharing a flashback video of them enjoying fun in Dubai. She described their experience in detail, saying that she still vividly recalls the day. Chioma […]

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Nnamdi Kanu’s US lawyer writes UK to prevail on Buhari govt to release IPOB leader

Bruce Fein, the United States lawyer of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has written to the British envoy in Nigeria over the continued incarceration of the Biafra agitator. Fein urged the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, to push for the enforcement of the United Nations, U.N. Human Rights […]

Nnamdi Kanu’s US lawyer writes UK to prevail on Buhari govt to release IPOB leader

Nigeria produced 1.3m passports in 2021, no more booklet shortage – FG

The Nigerian government has announced that 1.3 million passports were produced in 2021. The government also assured that the issue of shortage of booklets had been fixed. Interior Minister, Rauf Aregbesola spoke on Tuesday at the commissioning of the Enhanced Passport Production Centre in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The centre will produce passports for applicants […]

Nigeria produced 1.3m passports in 2021, no more booklet shortage – FG

Transfer: AC Milan interested in Nigerian midfielder, Onyedika

Nigeria midfielder, Raphael Onyedika is a subject of interest from Serie A champions, AC Milan. According to Italian news outlet, La Gazzetta dello Sport, AC Milan have identified Onyedika as a key target as they intensify efforts to bolster their midfield. The Rossoeneri are expected to begin talks with Onyedika’s club, FC Midtjylland on Wednesday […]

Transfer: AC Milan interested in Nigerian midfielder, Onyedika

#BBNaija: “Relationship Not By Force, Stay Away From Me” – Ilebaye Warns Bryan

Big Brother Naija season 7 housemates have been giving Nigerians heated drama in the house. In a viral video, Bryan and Ilebaye were spotted engaging in a serious argument. This is coming days after a housemate, Beauty, was disqualified for violence. Ilebaye and Bryann got into a fight on Monday night over rumours spreading in […]

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Carter Efe Will Perform “Machala” With Wizkid On Stage – Wizkid’s Aide, Godson

Godson, an aide to Nigerian singer, Wizkid, has promised that comedian turned musician, Carter Efe would perform his break out single, Machala, with the superstar. He made the promise to Carter during an Instagram live session, weeks after lambasting him for recording and dedicating a song to Wizkid. Last month, Carter Efe released Machala, borne […]

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2023: Peter Obi meets U.S. Consul-General, William Stevens, discusses new Nigeria

The Labour Party Presidential candidate, Peter Obi on Tuesday met with the Consul-General of the United States in Nigeria, William B. Stevens. The former Anambra State governor disclosed this in a tweet on his verified Twitter handle on Wednesday. According to him, they had constructive discussions and exchanged ideas during the meeting. Peter Obi said […]

2023: Peter Obi meets U.S. Consul-General, William Stevens, discusses new Nigeria

World Cup 2022: They’re in very good moment – Benzema names favourite country to win tournament

Real Madrid striker, Karim Benzema has insisted that Lionel Messi-led Argentina are in a very good moment to win this year’s FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Benzema said this while commenting on the favourite country to win the World Cup this year. Argentina are in Group C in the 2022 World Cup and will face […]

World Cup 2022: They’re in very good moment – Benzema names favourite country to win tournament

It’s A Waste To Pray While You Still Listen To Wizkid’s Songs – Mummy G.O (Video)

Controversial Clergywoman, Funmilayo Adebayo, better known as Mummy G.O has scolded Wizkid’s followers. The preacher claimed that it was pointless for Machala’s followers to pray if they continue to like his music and way of life. Rapture Proclaimer Evangelical Church of God’s founder mentioned that some individuals find it unable to fall asleep at night […]

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Kizz Daniel Tenders Apology, Announces Free Show In Tanzania

Oluwatobiloba Daniel, Nigerian singer better known as Kizz Daniel, has tendered apology to Tanzanian fans for failing to perform at a show in the country. The artiste was meant to perform at the Warehouse, Old Nextdoor Arena in Tanzania, on Sunday night, as part of his Afro Classic World Tour, but his absence had sparked […]

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2023 presidency: PDP opens up on ‘Wike banning Atiku’s campaign’

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Rivers State has dismissed claims that the State Governor, Nyesom Wike, banned its members from campaigning for the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar in the State. PDP State Publicity Secretary, Tambari Gbara, stressed that Wike never banned party chieftains from campaigning for Wike in Rivers State. Gbara was reacting […]

2023 presidency: PDP opens up on ‘Wike banning Atiku’s campaign’

NDLEA operatives arrest four suspects, seize drugs in Kogi

Four suspects have been apprehended by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Kogi State. The Agency seized 456.8 Kg of illicit drugs from the suspects. Abdulkadir Abdullahi-Fakai, the State Commander of NDLEA, stated in Lokoja on Tuesday, saying, “The 456.8kg illicit drugs, including exol-5, codeine, and cannabis sativa, were seized between July 30 and August […]

NDLEA operatives arrest four suspects, seize drugs in Kogi

2023: Comrade Asake emerges Labour Party governorship candidate in Kaduna

Comrade Jonathan Asake and Bashir Idris Aliyu have emerged the gubernatorial candidate and running mate, respectively, of the Labour Party (LP) in Kaduna State for the 2023 general elections. In a substitution primary election that took place in Kaduna on Tuesday, the other governorship aspirant, Shunom Adiga, stepped down for Delegates from the 23 local […]

2023: Comrade Asake emerges Labour Party governorship candidate in Kaduna

Serena Williams Says ‘Countdown’ To Retirement Has Started

Serena Williams, a 23-time Grand Slam champion and iconic tennis superstar for a generation, said Tuesday that “the countdown has begun” to her retirement from the sport. The 40-year-old American wrote a cover essay for Vogue magazine and an Instagram post in which she set the stage for “evolving away from tennis.” “There comes a […]

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EPL: Top player Boehly wants to sign for Chelsea before transfer window closes revealed

The top player Chelsea co-owner, Todd Boehly wants to bring to the club before the summer transfer window comes to an end has been revealed. According to respected sports journalist, Simon Philips, Chelsea could still make a move for Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo before the end of the transfer window on September 1. Ronaldo is […]

EPL: Top player Boehly wants to sign for Chelsea before transfer window closes revealed

EPL: Rio Ferdinand names three players he hated playing against

Manchester United legend, Rio Ferdinand has named the three football stars he hated playing against during his professional days as a footballer. Ferdinand picked the likes of former Manchester City striker, Mario Balotelli and former Liverpool attackers, Fernando Torres and Luis Suarez, as the players he did not like playing against. Speaking on his podcast […]

EPL: Rio Ferdinand names three players he hated playing against

EPL: I miss Cech – Tuchel speaks on being unhappy at Chelsea

Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel has insisted he is happy with their transfer business this summer, but admitted he misses club legend, Petr Cech. Cech left Stamford Bridge shortly after American businessman Todd Boehly led a consortium to buy the Premier League club from Roman Abramovich. Chelsea have seen a number of high-profile players leave the […]

EPL: I miss Cech – Tuchel speaks on being unhappy at Chelsea

Coroner blames government agencies for Ikoyi building collapse

A coroner’s inquest has indicted government agencies for the Ikoyi building collapse. A 21-storey building under construction on Gerard Road caved in on November 1, 2021. Scores of people, including Femi Osibona, the developer, and a number of construction workers were killed. On Tuesday, the Coroner, O. A. Komolafe gave the verdict on an inquest […]

Coroner blames government agencies for Ikoyi building collapse

Father, Son drown in Kano well

A 60-year-old father, Malam Bala and his son, Sunusi Bala, 35, drowned on Wednesday in Kano. The duo lost their lives in Sabon Garin Bauchi, Wudil Local Government Area, while draining water from well. State Fire Service spokesman, Saminu Abdullahi disclosed that the incident occurred Tuesday morning. In a statement, Abdullahi said an emergency call […]

Father, Son drown in Kano well

Tanzania: My action was not intentional – Kizz Daniel breaks silence

Nigerian singer, Kizz Daniel has apologised to his fans in Tanzania over his failure to perform at his concert. The singer, who was arrested hours ago, said none of what happened was intentional, contrary to reports making the rounds. He noted that he loves performing and did not intentionally disrespect his fans. The ‘Buga’ crooner […]

Tanzania: My action was not intentional – Kizz Daniel breaks silence

2023: ‘Tinubu hardest working Politico of this generation’ – Senator Nnamani

The lawmaker representing the Enugu East Senatorial District at the red chamber, Senator Chimaroke Nnamani had condemned attacks on the All Progressive Congress, APC, presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu. In a series of tweets on his verified Twitter handle, the former Enugu State governor described Tinubu as “the hardest working Politico of this generation”. The lawmaker, […]

2023: ‘Tinubu hardest working Politico of this generation’ – Senator Nnamani

2023: Igbo-Etiti youths drum support for Gov. Ugwuanyi, Mbah, others

Youths of Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu State have declared their unalloyed support for Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s senatorial bid in the 2023 general election. Igbo-Etiti youths disclosed that their support for Gov. Ugwuanyi is in recognition of his good works in Igbo-Etiti LGA in particular and Enugu State in general. The youths stressed that […]

2023: Igbo-Etiti youths drum support for Gov. Ugwuanyi, Mbah, others

War: Time will tell: Russia sends message to US over START nuclear weapons treaty

Russia has said that there is the need to continue to dialogue with the United States on the START nuclear weapons treaty. Kremlin Spokesman, Dmitry Peskov made this known on Tuesday, following Russia’s announcement that it will temporarily suspend inspections of its facilities under the treaty. Peskov spoke to reporters on a conference call on […]

War: Time will tell: Russia sends message to US over START nuclear weapons treaty