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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Soyinka speaks on what will happen if he joins Obasanjo’s coalition movement,

Prof. Wole Soyinka has sworn not to join the Coalition for Nigeria Movement, established by the former President, Olusegun Obasanjo. The Nobel Laureate added that he should be examined by a psychiatrist if he eventually changed his mind to join the CNM, which was recommended by Obasanjo in his letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. Soyinka nevertheless urged Nigerians to rally round the movement, saying neither the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, nor the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, could give Nigeria the leadership it deserved. But speaking in an interview with BBC Yoruba yesterday, Soyinka said the coalition was not meant for someone like...

Ashley Graham flaunts famous backside in skimpy thong for steamy sport illustrated swimsuit shoot

Ashley Graham is once again putting her famous curves on full show in yet another snap from her third Sports Illustrated Swimsuit editorial — but this beachside spread may be her raciest one yet. The 30-year-old model donned a skimpy red and white striped thong swimsuit as she struck a...

Buhari’s one day working visit to Adamawa State, commissions project

President Buhari on a One day Official working visit to Adamawa State to Commission Projects and attend Adamawa State Anti Corruption Summit in Yola on 20th Feb 2018

I did not left Mavin Record because of disagreement, Iyanya discloses

Nigerian singing sensation, Iyanya, has shared why he exited Don Jazzy’s Mavin Records in less than two years after joining the record label. The singer who rose to prominence after his MTN project Fame win, seem to have been fed up with life under Don Jazzy as he’s said to have...

Presidency speaks on BBNaija, says it’s your fault if your children are wating it

Seems apparent that some citizens have been contacting presidential aide, Lauretta Onochi, concerning the ongoing Big Brother reality TV show. These citizens would’ve pestering her to use her office as President Buhari’s Special Adviser on Social Media to stop the airing of Big Brother Nigeria. She’s responded to this as thus, STOP...

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Boko Haram: Nigerian Army speaks on Shekau’s ‘escape

Nigerian Army on Friday dismissed as “misleading” reports indicating that the Boko Haram factional leader, Abubakar Shekau, escaped to Cameroon. Brig.-Gen. Sani Kukasheka, the Director, Army Public Relations, said in a statement issued in Maiduguri that the army was not aware of the whereabouts of the fugitive Boko Haram leader,...

Okorocha speaks on Zuma’s statue after his exit as South African President

The Imo State Government has said the statue of the erstwhile South African President, Jacob Zuma, erected by his administration, will not be pulled down. Zuma’s statue which reportedly costed the state about N1 billion, is among the seven statues erected by the Okorocha government in Owerri. The government argued that...

Corruption has taken over Buhari’s social intervention programmes – Presidency

The Presidency has alerted of corrupt practices by some state officials in its Social Investment Programmes. Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to the President on Social Intervention Programmes disclosed this to State House correspondents after her presentation to the National Economic Council. She said the Federal Government was weak in the monitoring...

Buhari congratulates President Ramaphosa of South Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Mr. Cyril Ramaphosa on his election today as the President of the Republic of South Africa. The President also felicitates with the African National Congress (ANC)), and the Government and people of South Africa, on the peaceful transfer of power that resulted in the election of...

Wrestler fractures skull, dies performing stunt [VIDEO/PHOTOS]

A Mexican wrestler has jumped to his death after damaging skull while performing frontflip which ended in tragic accident. In the video of the final moments before his death, which was captured online, the wrestler was seen standing on the top wrestling ring rope while his opponent lay on the...

I’m proud I pay my tithe, D’banj tells Daddy Freeze

It seems there won't ever be time when issue of tithe paying will not surface in the discuss, just when you think all has been said then someone raise the issue again. D'banj would not have a missed opportunity at throwing jab at the AOP known for championing the course...

Releasing my daughter in marriage was tough, Charly Boy opens up

Renown singer, Charly Boy, has opened up that he had a tough time giving her daughter's hand in marriage, due to the father-daughter bond they had. “I had mixed feelings actually. I put in a lot of time in my daughter’s upbringing and we bonded so well. As a parent,...

Herdsmen ambuse Kaduna village, kill four, wound woman

Suspected Fulani herdsmen bearing gun on Sunday attacked Bakin Bakin Kogi village in the Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killed four persons and injured a woman. According to a source who pleaded anonymity, the incident occurred at about 10am on Sunday when worshippers were returning from church, adding...