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I am the breadwinner of my family, a title I am not ashamed to carry – Nkechi Blessing Sunday says
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I am the breadwinner of my family, a title I am not ashamed to carry – Nkechi Blessing Sunday says

Actress Nkechi Blessing Sunday has said that she's the breadwinner of her family and she carries the title with pride. She made this known on Instagram while marking the one month remembrance of her mother's passing. She said her mother's passing shook her but she knew she had to get back up and do the needful because she is the breadwinner of her family. The actress buried her mother last week and travelled this week to the United Kingdom to reunite with her man, David Falegan. She added in her post that her mother definitely wanted Falegan for her. She said her mother told her never to leave him no matter what she does. "Nkechi no leave this man, na better person, no matter wetin him do Stay with am," Nkechi said her mother advised her regarding her man. See her pos...
Leicester City vs Man Utd: Focus on football – Solskjaer warns Rashford
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Leicester City vs Man Utd: Focus on football – Solskjaer warns Rashford

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has advised Marcus Rashford to focus on his football. According to Solskjaer, the 23-year-old is yet to produce his best form. Rashford is in United’s squad for their trip to Leicester City on Saturday. If he makes an appearance, it will be his season debut, following shoulder surgery in the off season. Rashford has been hailed for his off-field work and was awarded with an MBE for his efforts to end child poverty. “He has had time to reflect on what he has done off the pitch as well, because he has done some fantastic things and now to maybe prioritise his football and focus on football. “He’s got a challenge on his hands here at Man Utd, he has a challenge on his hands to play for England, and I think Marcus is one of t...
Cavani told to leave Man Utd in January because of Ronaldo
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Cavani told to leave Man Utd in January because of Ronaldo

Former Chelsea star, Gus Poyet, has advised Edinson Cavani to leave Manchester United in January following the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo’s return to Old Trafford has seen Cavani’s game time restricted to just 115 minutes of Premier League football in the current campaign. Not only did the Portugal captain take the Uruguay striker’s place in the squad, he also took Cavani’s No. 7 shirt. Despite scoring 17 goals in 32 games for United last season, Cavani looks set to play second-fiddle this campaign. Poyet has urged his compatriot to move on, as the situation at Old Trafford is affecting his international career. “He was unlucky, because without Ronaldo coming in, he was playing as the main striker. “The decision of Juventus, Man City getting involved, incredi...
Don’t come out of your marriage to go scatter other people’s people homes — Actress Uche Ebere tells divorcees
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Don’t come out of your marriage to go scatter other people’s people homes — Actress Uche Ebere tells divorcees

Actress Ebere Uche has shared an Instagram post addressed to divorcees and those seperated from their partners. In her post, she stated that people shouldn't come out of their marriages to scatter other people's home. She averred that women who can't stay in their marriages should stay single, build themselves and their kids. Ebere also stated that real women don't validate their existence with how the society see them. The actress wrote; Women we can do better Don't come out of your own marriage to go and scatter other people's peaceful homes Stay in your marriage, if you can't, then stay single, build yourself and your kids It's a woman that holds her home, it's a woman that scatters her home Choose wisely Love and light ...
Newcastle told to appoint Conte as new manager
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Newcastle told to appoint Conte as new manager

Former Manchester United defender, Rio Ferdinand, has advised Newcastle United to appoint Antonio Conte as their next manager. The Magpies will reportedly sack Steve Bruce as their head coach this week, after the club was taken over by Saudis last week. Names like Lucien Favre, Graham Potter and Brendan Rodgers have been linked with the job. Former Chelsea and Inter Milan boss Conte is the standout available candidate. The Italian has rejected several clubs since he left the San Siro at the end of last season including Tottenham Hotspur. Conte is believed to be reluctant to join a club that will take several years of rebuilding, but Ferdinand claims “money talks” and has encouraged Newcastle to go after Conte. When asked who he would appoint, Ferdinand said on his Vibe ...
Comedian Efewarriboy tackles Brymo for disrespecting 2face
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Comedian Efewarriboy tackles Brymo for disrespecting 2face

Comedian Efewarriboy has berated singer, Brymo for disrespecting veteran entertainer, 2face Idibia. Recall that Brymo on Tuesday last week made some allegations against 2face via his Twitter handle. One of his allegations was that 2face sometime ago accused him of sleeping with his wife, Annie. 2face via his lawyers wrote to Brymo demanding a retraction of his allegations and also a public apology. He was advised to do this within 48 hours or face a N1 billion defamation suit. In his reaction, Brymo asked 2face to stay at home as his reign is over. Efewarri found Brymo's response disrespectful and took to his Instagram page to tackle him. In his video, Efewarriboy stated that Brymo needs to get himself checked for disrespecting 2...
“Don’t be part of the construction crew” – Ugandan socialite, Zari Hassan advises women trying to fix ‘broken’ men
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“Don’t be part of the construction crew” – Ugandan socialite, Zari Hassan advises women trying to fix ‘broken’ men

Ugandan socialite, Zari Hassan advised women not to waste their time trying to fix some some men. According to the entrepreneur and mother of four, no amount of faith, hope and patience can fix some "broken men" "He is just broken, I think I can fix him'. Sis, he's got 8 other women trying to fix him. Don't be part of the construction crew. Some situations don't require faith, hope or patience but common sense," she wrote on Instagram.
BBNaija: Tacha, Kiddwaya advise Whitemoney, Season 6 housemate
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BBNaija: Tacha, Kiddwaya advise Whitemoney, Season 6 housemate

Reality television stars, Kiddwaya and Tacha, have reacted to the emergence of Whitemoney as the winner of Season 6 Big Brother Naija, BBNaija. The ‘Shine Ya Eye’ edition of the popular reality show which ended on October 3rd had Whitemoney emerge as the winner of the grand prize worth N90 million. Tacha congratulating him took to her Twitter page writing: “The money is WHITE! Congratulations Whitemoney this is beyond 90M! “Hope this recognition shapes your narrative and propagates anything you hope to do in the FUTURE! Good luck.” Kiddwaya on the other hand advised Season 6 housemates to be ruthless in brands they work with. On his Twitter page, he wrote: “Be ruthless in picking the brands you work with! Be ruthless in your collaborations. Be ruthless in dec...
Desist from noise pollution or be shut – Lagos govt warns clubs in Lekki
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Desist from noise pollution or be shut – Lagos govt warns clubs in Lekki

The Lagos state government has threatened to shut down night clubs, bars and lounges in the Lekki axis of Lagos State who fail to desist from noise pollution. A statement by the Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Tunji Bello, said enforcement raids were recently carried out on some nightclubs in Lekki following repeated complaints by residents. According to Bello, Prest Jazz Club on Admiralty Way, Lekki, was shut after enforcement officers of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) raided the club and found giant speakers and musical instruments blaring loudly He added that many residents of highbrow Lekki, especially elderly citizens, have inundated his office with petitions about the adverse effect of noise pollution on their health every ...
BBNaija S6: Why I planned to share Liquorose with Emmauel, says Cross
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BBNaija S6: Why I planned to share Liquorose with Emmauel, says Cross

Big Brother Naija Shine Ya Eye housemate, Cross, said he had planned on sharing Liquorose with Emmauel, her love interest. He made this known to Pere and Whitemoney in the early hours of Saturday, day 70 of the show, after the Jacuzzi party. Cross stated that he was happy Angel returned to the house because he planned on getting closer to Liquorose. He said, “If not, I would have gone to share Liquor with Emmanuel. I swear I was planning to do that. I was going to get closer to Liquor, I swear to you. “I know I was saying it as a joke but I knew I was going to get closer to Liquorose, maybe not romantically but I will get to know her more. I would want to know her story and know her details.I was looking forward to getting to know her. Pere then chipped in, stating t...
Uche Maduagwu States reason why he can’t date Mercy Eke
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Uche Maduagwu States reason why he can’t date Mercy Eke

Controversial Nollywood actor, Uche Maduagwu has said nothing in the world, not even a N20million offer will make him date reality TV star, Mercy Eke. He made this known in a post on his Instagram page. According to Maduagwu, he is an A-list celebrity who gets N5 million to attend an event and he takes nothing less than two million to feature in a movie. The social media critic stressed that he doesn’t care about Mercy Eke’s number of houses but only cares about her mature dressing. He then advised Mercy to dress the way she would want to be addressed and respect their culture. Uche Maduagwu wrote: ”Even if dem beg me with 20 million naira to date Mercy, I will not agree. I am an A-List celeb, get paid 5 million just to attend events, and take nothing less than 2 m...
Anthony Joshua told how he can Beat Oleksandr Usyk in rematch
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Anthony Joshua told how he can Beat Oleksandr Usyk in rematch

Former boxer, David Haye, has advised Anthony Joshua on how he can beat Oleksandr Usyk in their rematch. Recall that Joshua was outboxed and dethroned by Usyk at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday night. Joshua could not withstand Usyk’s speed, movement and accuracy and the Ukrainian boxer is now the new heavyweight champion. Although the Nigerian-born boxer recorded some moments of success throughout the fight, they were not enough to give him victory. But Haye is all convinced Joshua can avenge his defeat to Usyk and reclaim his belts if he adjusts his approach and boxes more proactively. “Anthony Joshua has a chance to reclaim his titles, it is going to be a mega, mega match. A fight that I believe AJ can win,” Haye told iFL TV. “Looking at this ...
Police warns Christians to stop organizing prayers inside forest to avoid being kidnapped
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Police warns Christians to stop organizing prayers inside forest to avoid being kidnapped

The Ogun state police command has advised members of the public to desist from holding prayer sessions in the forest so as to avoid being kidnapped. The command said that people still organise prayer sessions in the forest despite series of warnings that this makes them easy preys for kidnappers hiding in those forests. A statement signed by the Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, reads in part: "It is worthy of note that the present security situation in the country does not favour organizing prayer sessions in isolated places." The police spokesman said that the command was working to get rid of kidnappers. However, in the meantime, Oyeyemi urged the general public to "desist from creating opportunities for them to operate." He encouraged memb...
De Gea penalty heroics and Lingard haunt Hammers
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De Gea penalty heroics and Lingard haunt Hammers

David de Gea saved a 95th-minute Mark Noble penalty as Jesse Lingard's late winner haunted West Ham and earned Manchester United a 2-1 victory at the London Stadium on Super Sunday. Manchester United looked on course for victory when Lingard, who enjoyed a successful spell on loan in east London last season which the Hammers were ultimately unable to make permanent, came off the bench and curled a stunning solo goal into the top corner in the final minute of the game. But, deep into stoppage-time, referee Martin Atkinson was advised to consult the pitchside monitor after VAR spotted a handball by Luke Shaw. The penalty was awarded and taken by captain Noble, who was brought on to take the penalty, but, in a dramatic final twist, the West Ham captain's first touch from the spot drew...
BBNaija: Stop flirting, could kill your political ambitions – Whitemoney to Queen
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BBNaija: Stop flirting, could kill your political ambitions – Whitemoney to Queen

Big Brother Naija season 6 housemate, Whitemoney has advised Queen to stop flirting around in the house. Whitemoney who gave the advice during his conversation with Queen at the garden on Friday night warned that her actions now could affect any political ambitions she has later. He further said he has seen people lose prominent positions because of certain actions they exhibited in the past. “I’ve seen people lose prominent positions in life because of some things.
Actress Ejine Okoroafor says she was almost arrested in Paris for using ‘fake’ Euro notes she allegedly got from a Nigerian bank
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Actress Ejine Okoroafor says she was almost arrested in Paris for using ‘fake’ Euro notes she allegedly got from a Nigerian bank

Actress Ejine Okoroafor has claimed that she was almost arrested in Paris for using ''fake Euro notes'' she allegedly got from a Nigerian bank. According to the actress, she got to know the notes were fake after trying to purchase some items in a mall on Thursday September 16. She added that when she took the money to a bank, the cash machine seized the €2000 that was rightfully placed and rejected the last squeezed €500, with a receipt that the money is fake. Ejine also claimed that she almost got into trouble when took the money to Moneygram with a friend to confirm its authenticity and eventually had to go to the police station for a report. She also claimed that when the bank manager of the Nigerian bank was called, he said they've been told to "stop issuing that cash." alhou...
Say no to Fake Yash to avoid Cancer – Actress Rita Edochie tells ladies
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Say no to Fake Yash to avoid Cancer – Actress Rita Edochie tells ladies

Actress Rita Edochie has advised ladies to resist the urge to go under the knife to acquire a fake butt, in order to avoid 'cancer.' The actress said this on her Instagram page after sharing a video of herself, Destiny Etiko and Crystal Okafor wiggling their massive butts while dancing to a Nigerian music. ''HAPPINESS IS FREE. THIS IS G WAGON Chaaaaaiiiii MY OWN NA ORIGINAL FOLLOW COME. THE REAL AFRICAN WOMAN SAY NO TO FAKE YASH TO AVIOD CANCER ''she wrote
Certain things should be private but If screaming out on social media gives you peace, by all means do it – Media gal, Morayo Afolabi-Brown advises women
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Certain things should be private but If screaming out on social media gives you peace, by all means do it – Media gal, Morayo Afolabi-Brown advises women

Media gal, Morayo Afolabi-Brown has advised women to scream on social media if it would give them peace. She said this following the backlash Annie Idibia received for taking to her Instagram page to complain about her marital crisis. Morayo said although she feels that some things have to be kept private but if coming on social media to shout would give women peace, they should by all means please do. See her IG post below
BBNaija: Jaypaul Advises Michael On Emotional Balance Following Party Ordeal
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BBNaija: Jaypaul Advises Michael On Emotional Balance Following Party Ordeal

Jaypaul, a Big Brother Naija Shine Ya Eye housemate, has advised Michael to balance his emotions, following the latter’s behavior during the Jacuzzi Party on Friday night. Speaking to Michael on Saturday, day 42 of the show, Jaypaul told Michael that he should not jeopardize his opportunity because of emotions. During the Friday night Jacuzzi Party, housemates got worried as Michael behaved strangely. Michael was on a roller coaster of emotions during the party. He moved from being excited to shedding tears, and more strangely, he started punching walls with reckless abandon. Literally! His original song was played during the party and he was happy about it. Only for him to start crying, stating that he’s missing his dad. Speaking about last night, Jaypaul told Michael t...
Timo Werner gets advice on how to remain at Chelsea
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Timo Werner gets advice on how to remain at Chelsea

Former Chelsea star, Glen Johnson, has advised the club’s striker, Timo Werner to change position in order to salvage his Chelsea career. This advice came following the arrival of Romelu Lukaku from Inter Milan earlier this summer. Werner who mounted Chelsea’s top-9 position last season was only able to score six goals in 35 Premier League appearances. There were rumours that the German could leave Stamford Bridge in a bid for more game time. However, Johnson believes Werner still has a future at the club, but may have to look at playing on the wing in order to cement a spot in the first team. “It’s clear that Timo Werner hasn’t performed to the standard we all know he’s capable of, but he wasn’t brought in to play as an out and out striker. Romelu Lukaku hasn’t come in ...
“When your mother tells you she has a bad feeling about one of your friends or someone around you, believe her”- Kenyan media personality, Caroline Mutoko
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“When your mother tells you she has a bad feeling about one of your friends or someone around you, believe her”- Kenyan media personality, Caroline Mutoko

Leading Kenyan media personality and CMO of Radia Africa Group, Caroline Mutoko, has advised women not to disregard their mothers' intuition. "To my younger sisters: When your Mother tells you she has a bad feeling about one of your friends or someone around you, believe her. She's seen the way they look at you, when you're not looking. She sees what you don't see. Believe her." she wrote on Thursday, September 2.
2022 World Cup Qualifiers: Boboye warns Super Eagles ahead of Liberia clash
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2022 World Cup Qualifiers: Boboye warns Super Eagles ahead of Liberia clash

Going by the Fifa world rankings in August, Gernot Rohr's side are 116 places above their West African rivals Akwa United manager Kennedy Boboye has advised Nigeria not to underestimate Liberia in Friday’s 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifying encounter in Lagos. The three-time African champions have previously played the Lone Stars 14 times across all competitions and they remain the dominant team with nine previous wins. The last time Nigeria lost to Liberia was in July 2000 during a World Cup qualifying campaign, with ex-Arsenal star Christopher Wreh scoring their two goals as Sunday Oliseh grabbed a consolation for the visitors in Monrovia.
Actor Bishop Umoh Popularly known as ‘Okon Lagos’ show off his new house
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Actor Bishop Umoh Popularly known as ‘Okon Lagos’ show off his new house

Actor Bishop Umoh 'Okon Lagos' has taken to Instagram to show off his new house in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state's capital. Okon Lagos revealed that he conceived the idea sometime ago and now happy that he has achieved it. He advised his followers on the social media platform to work hard and not allow social pressure to drown them as appearance is not reality. Okon Lagos also shared a sign post, revealing that the street has been named after him. The actor wrote; Guys sometime ago, I thought it good to build me a small house, but big enough for a little more than two ( @mrs_imebishop and I ). I’m done and this is it! Be steady on your grind but pls try and make it legit. Work hard as if no amount of prayer can help and pray hard as if no amount of hard work can help. Don’t get ...
Stop sending your children to boys and girls schools only”- Businessman Wale Jana advises Parents
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Stop sending your children to boys and girls schools only”- Businessman Wale Jana advises Parents

Businessman, Wale Jana, has advised parents against sending their children to only boys or girls schools. Sharing a story of how a senior in an all boys school in Lagos, allegedly sexually abused junior boys, Jana opined that attending a "same sex" school does more damage than good in the long run. His post reads "#RelationshipSaturday If you had the choice to determine your sexuality you are blessed. Some people didn’t have a chance! If you attended Kings College Lagos in 1995 and you were a boarder in Panes and McKee Wright House and your hostel was on the top floor just by the balcony were Mallam Sani used to live. You would have heard gists about a prefect in McKee Wrights House who used to invite junior boys to his net. The story was that he used to put Vaseline in thei...
Panic as NNPC Pipeline Leaks in Ikotun
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Panic as NNPC Pipeline Leaks in Ikotun

Suspected pipeline vandals are said to have targeted the NNPC pipeline at Omoboriowo street, Pipeline bus stop, Igando-Ikotun road, causing panic among residents. The vandalism occurred in the early hours of Friday, August 27, and residents woke up to see PMS gushing out of the NNPC pipeline. The PMS has been flowing into drainage channels and, to prevent a fire outbreak, residents have been advised not to cook or put on any form of fire for the next few hours. They have also been advised to avoid smoking to avoid reigniting a fire as PMS has leaked onto the streets. A resident who spoke to LIB said they couldn't reheat their breakfast so they had to make do with just bread. LASEMA, LRU, Lagos State Fire Service, NSCDC, NNPC, LASTMA, LNSC are all at the scene. ...
If you are Successful and Wealthy, avoid your School alumni WhatsApp forum – Reno Omokri
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If you are Successful and Wealthy, avoid your School alumni WhatsApp forum – Reno Omokri

Reno Omokri has advised successful people to avoid their schools' alumni WhatsApp groups. According to him, this could lead to hate from other classmates who might not be that successful. Expantiating on his advice, Reno wrote; ''If you are successful and wealthy, avoid your school alumni WhatsApp forum. Too often, you may attract unnecessary hatred from schoolmates who never had your time in school, yet now believe that their poverty is your responsibility to fix, and your refusal to fix their poverty is a show of hatred towards them. They will devote more time to pulling you down than in pulling themselves up. Due to their emotional connection to your youth, you may end up getting distracted. So, to avoid stories that touch, just jejely face your front before you are drawn to ...
”If you Rush In, you would Rush Out”- Funke Akindele-Bello Advises Single Ladies
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”If you Rush In, you would Rush Out”- Funke Akindele-Bello Advises Single Ladies

Actress and mum of two, Funke Akindele-Bello, has advised single ladies to take their time in getting married, warning that if they rush into it, they would rush out as well. Funke gave the advice while sharing the lessons she learned after her marriage to property merchant, Kehinde Oloyede-Almaroof, crashed in 2013. She is now married to JJC Skillz and they are celebrating their 5th wedding anniversary today August 23. In an interview with media personality, Funke stressed that single ladies should not entertain the pressure society puts on them to get married. While citing herself as an example, Funke said she got married to her first husband due to pressure but the marriage didn't work, rather it ended in a bad way. ''Calm down. Take your time. If you rush in, you would rush ...
Man drowns inside well in Kwara
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Man drowns inside well in Kwara

The man identified as Abdulfatai Taiye has been drowned inside a well in Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State. The incident occurred at Ile Asaba Compound Offa around 9:15 pm on Saturday, August 21. According to one of the residents, the man was suspected to have been drunk when he fell into the well. "It was the people in the neighbourhood who discovered that there was a person trapped inside the well that alerted the Fire Service in Offa,” the resident said. The Head of Department, Kwara State Fire Service, Hassan Hakeem Adekunle, who confirmed the incident on Sunday, said the corpse was evacuated by its personnel and has since been handed over to the police for further investigation. "It took us few minutes to get there and evacuate the corpse from the well. We h...
Civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. and wife hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19 months after receiving Pfizer vaccine
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Civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. and wife hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19 months after receiving Pfizer vaccine

American Civil rights leader, Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. along with his wife, Jacqueline, have been hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19. In a statement released by the prominent political activist's organization, the Rainbow PUSH Coalition. it said the reverend, who is 79 years old, and Jacqueline Jackson, 77, were admitted to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. Their conditions haven't been released. Anyone who has been around either person in the last five to six days is advised to quarantine in line with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations, according to Rainbow PUSH. "Doctors are currently monitoring the condition of both," the organization said. "Anyone who has been around either of them for the last five or six days should follow the...
BBNaija: Erica reaches out to Kayvee Following Withdrawal from Show
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BBNaija: Erica reaches out to Kayvee Following Withdrawal from Show

Former housemate of the Big Brother Naija show, Erica Nlewedim, has extended heartfelt sympathy to Kayvee, after he exited the show due to medical reasons. Recall that on Monday, Kayvee met with a medical doctor who recommended that he leaves the show and focus on his mental health. This was announced via a brief from Big Brother, read by the Head of House, Pere, to all the housemates on Monday. The announcement read, “Housemates, Big Brother trusts that you are all well and settling into the brand new week. “As you have noticed, your fellow housemate Kayvee has been unwell for a few hours now. “During this period, he has consulted with the medical doctor and has been advised to withdraw from the show to take care of his health. “Based on this advice, Kayvee will no...
Man Utd can’t win title Without Haaland – Oliseh
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Man Utd can’t win title Without Haaland – Oliseh

Former Super Eagles captain, Sunday Oliseh, has claimed Manchester United cannot win the Premier League title, except they bring in Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland. United made a fine start to the new season, with a 5-1 victory over Leeds on Saturday. Bruno Fernandes scored a hat-trick, while Paul Pogba pulled the strings with four assists. Oliseh has however advised Red Devils boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, to bolster his frontline with Haaland who has scored five goals in two matches for Dortmund this season. “In an emphatic manner, Manchester United blew away Leeds United by 5 goals to one, with Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes stealing the headlines,” Oliseh wrote in his column. “As impressive as they were, I still feel something huge is still lacking at Ma...
More men in Nollywood should pursue multiple streams of income — Actress Lota Chukwu comments on claim of pay gap in Nollywood
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More men in Nollywood should pursue multiple streams of income — Actress Lota Chukwu comments on claim of pay gap in Nollywood

Actress Lota Chukwu has waded into a controversy ignited by claims of a pay gap in Nollywood. This ensued after a Twitter user who reacted to report of actress Destiny Etiko showing off her new house on her birthday, claimed that there is a pay gap in the Nigerian movie industry. While others maintained that the claim is untrue, Lota Chukwu advised actors to pursue multiple streams of income like actresses.
We’ve appealed Rivers court judgment on VAT collection – FIRS
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We’ve appealed Rivers court judgment on VAT collection – FIRS

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has announced that it has appealed a recent judgment of the federal high court in Port Harcourt, Rivers State which stopped it from collecting Value Added Tax (VAT) in the South-South state. Justice Stephen Pam who issued a restraining order against the federal agency, had said that there is no constitutional basis for FIRS to demand and collect VAT, withholding tax, education tax and technology levy in Rivers state or any other state of the federation The court further declared that the defendants are not constitutionally entitled to charge or impose levies, charges or rates (under any guise or by whatever name called) on the residents of Rivers state and any state of the federation. The judgement implied that FIRS is also barred from c...
‘Don’t sell him at any cost’ – Tuchel advises Abramovich to keep Chelsea star
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‘Don’t sell him at any cost’ – Tuchel advises Abramovich to keep Chelsea star

  Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has advised the club’s owner, Roman Abramovich, not to sell Trevoh Chalobah at ‘any cost,’ Goal reports. Chalobah came through Chelsea’s academy but is yet to make a first-team appearance for the club so far. The 22-year-old has spent the last three seasons on loan at Ipswich Town, Huddersfield and Lorient, respectively. Chalobah reported back to pre-season training with Chelsea this summer and Tuchel has been so impressed with the defensive midfielder that he has told the club not to keep him beyond this summer. The report added that Tuchel also told Chelsea’s chiefs that he will consider using Chalobah as part of his first-team plans next year. Meanwhile, Chalobah had drawn the interest of LaLiga side, Valencia, in the past. ...
“Allow your husbands to suck your breasts during pregnancy” – Lagos Chief Nursing Sister advises women
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“Allow your husbands to suck your breasts during pregnancy” – Lagos Chief Nursing Sister advises women

A Chief Nursing Sister, Roseline Oladimeji, has advised pregnant women to allow their husbands to suck their breasts to prepare them for breastfeeding after delivery. Oladimeji gave the advice at a sensitisation programme marking the 2021 World Breastfeeding Week organised by Amuwo Odofin Maternal and Child Centre, Festac Town, Lagos, on Thursday, August 5. "Allow your husband to suck your breasts during pregnancy. Apart from bonding, it will help the nipples to be out and make it easier for your baby to latch on. You can also rub vaseline on your nipples at night before going to sleep. It helps to soften it,” the  nursing sister said. The Nursing sister urged pregnant women to prepare their breasts during pregnancy to avoid lactation problems after delivery. According to O...
Chelsea hero, Frank Advises Abramovich on Signing Jules Kounde
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Chelsea hero, Frank Advises Abramovich on Signing Jules Kounde

Chelsea hero, Frank Leboeuf, has advised the club’s owner, Roman Abramovich, to sign Sevilla’s Jules Kounde. Recall that Chelsea had drawn the interest of Kounde. Sevilla valued Kounde, 22, at €65million (£55.9million). Speaking on the development, Leboeuf believes Kounde would be a valuable addition to Thomas Tuchel’s side at Stamford Bridge, adding that the player has everything. “He’s [Kounde] a fantastic player,” Leboeuf told ESPN. “He has everything. He is a warrior. He never gives up. He has everything. He is the future for sure. “Maybe it’s an opportunity for Chelsea to get him, maybe not this season, but next season. “I don’t know what Kounde wants to do in his life, if he’s ready to be on the bench more than he thinks he will be. It’s up ...
Tokyo Olympics: Atiku advises Blessing Oborududu as she chases Gold medal against Mensah-Stock in wrestling final
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Tokyo Olympics: Atiku advises Blessing Oborududu as she chases Gold medal against Mensah-Stock in wrestling final

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has advised Nigeria’s Blessing Oborududu after she booked her place in the final of the women’s wrestling event at the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics in Japan. DAILY POST reports that Oborududu defeated Battsetseg Soronzobold of Mongolia 7-2 on Monday to reach the final of the 68kg gold medal contest. Oborududu will now face Americans Tamyra Mensah-Stock in the final. The 32-year-old had defeated Azerbaijani’s Elis Manolova and Meerim Zhumanazarova of Kyrgyzstan to advance to her first Olympic semi-finals. Her qualification guarantees Team Nigeria a silver or gold medal at Tokyo Olympics. Reacting to the development, Atiku, in a tweet via his Twitter handle advised Oborududu, to be bold when she clashes with Mensah-Stock. ...
If you are going to marry someone, make sure it’s because you want to not because you owe them anything – Socialite PrettyMike
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If you are going to marry someone, make sure it’s because you want to not because you owe them anything – Socialite PrettyMike

Socialite PrettyMike has advised intending couples to marry because they want to be with their spouse and not because they owe them anything. Reacting to the intriguing question (pictured above), that has been making the rounds on social media for weeks now, Pretty Mike wrote ''I’ve been seeing this post a lot in the last two days. I will tell you one thing before I tell a real life story, you see loyalty... it’s rare to find. Especially when you are in a position with nothing to offer and even when you are financially able and someone still sticks by you without exploiting or taking anything off you, just know you are lucky. I remember a lady from years ago, when I first started business. She wasn’t easy on the eye but she had mad connect and a lovely personality . She met this h...
Lady narrates how woman she took as a mother got visited by karma after marrying the abusive ex-husband she advised her to leave
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Lady narrates how woman she took as a mother got visited by karma after marrying the abusive ex-husband she advised her to leave

A Nigerian Facebook user has narrated how a woman she took as a mother got visited by karma after marrying her abusive ex-husband she advised her to leave. Elizabeth Omonigho Asekome  disclosed that the older woman who was a single mother of 3 grown sons and a daughter, was a nurse who sold painkillers and stitched her up every time she got assaulted by her ex-husband. Asekome said she told the woman everything and sought for advice from her before eventually fleeing from her abusive ex-husband with her three children in 1998. The Facebook user revealed that after she visited the older woman with gifts to thank her for everything, she (older woman) confessed to dating her ex-husband while they were married and eventually marrying him after she left him. Asekome disclosed th...
Stop waiting for government jobs. Learn trade and start business like ‘Obi’ – Kogi Governor’s aide advises graduates
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Stop waiting for government jobs. Learn trade and start business like ‘Obi’ – Kogi Governor’s aide advises graduates

The Special Adviser to Kogi State Governor on Multilateral, Donor Agencies and Special Projects and Focal Person, National Social Investment Programme, Prince Abdulkareem Suleiman Onyekehi, has advised graduates to go and learn trade or start business like Obi 'Cubana'. "Stop waiting 4govt jobs. Govt can never employ all graduates. Learn trade &start business. Start small like Obi. U will succeed" he advised.
They still don’t value you – Cole advises Chelsea star to leave club
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They still don’t value you – Cole advises Chelsea star to leave club

  Former Chelsea striker, Carlton Cole, has advised forward Tammy Abraham to leave Stamford Bridge because manager Thomas Tuchel ‘obviously doesn’t fancy him at the club. Cole wants Abraham to join another club and become the ‘main man,’ adding that Chelsea still doesn’t value him the way they should. Abraham has scored 30 goals in 82 appearances for Chelsea since breaking into the Blues’ first team back in 2016. The England international has struggled to cement a regular place in Chelsea’s first team under Tuchel. Abraham spent much of the last four years out on loan at Bristol City, Swansea and Aston Villa, respectively. “You get to a point where you have got to know your worth,” Cole told talkSPORT. “He [Abraham] has gone on loan and done really well at Ast...
If you haven’t found your purpose in life, stay single – Reno Omokri to men
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If you haven’t found your purpose in life, stay single – Reno Omokri to men

Popular socio-political critic and former Presidential aide, Reno Omokri has advised men to be certain they have found their purpose in life before deciding they want to take a wife. Taking to his Twitter page, Omokri wrote that once a man is able to find his purpose in life, it won’t be difficult for him to find a good wife. Using a biblical reference, the author stated that God created Eve only when Adam identified his purpose, which was taking care of the garden of Eden. He wrote: “Dear men, If you have not found your purpose or success, don’t find a wife, because you won’t be able to fund her. If you find a wife before finding your purpose and success, most likely, you have found trouble. When you find purpose and success, the right woman will find you. God only bro...
If you have not found your purpose or success, don’t find a wife – Reno Omokri tells men
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If you have not found your purpose or success, don’t find a wife – Reno Omokri tells men

Reno Omokri has advised men not to pick a wife if they haven't found their purpose in life or found success. He gave this advice on his social media handle. According to him, a man is likely to run into trouble if he finds a wife before finding his purpose. His post reads ''Dear men, If you have not found your purpose or success, don’t find a wife, because you won’t be able to fund her. If you find a wife before finding your purpose and success, most likely, you have found trouble. When you find purpose and success, the right woman will find you. God only brought Eve to Adam when Adam found his purpose (caring for the Garden of Eden). You do not need a wife simply because you have sensual urges. You need a wife when you have a life that is successful enough to accommodate other ...

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