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Update: Rapper Tyga arrested on suspicion of Domestic violence against ex-girlfriend Camaryn Swanson
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Update: Rapper Tyga arrested on suspicion of Domestic violence against ex-girlfriend Camaryn Swanson

American rapper, Tyga has been arrested for an alleged domestic abuse incident against his ex-girlfriend, model Camaryn Swanson. The 31-year-old rapper, whose real name is Michael Stevenson, turned himself in to the Los Angeles Police Department's Hollywood precinct Tuesday morning, October 12, public information officer Lizeth Lomeli confirmed to USA TODAY. Officers first responded to the domestic violence incident early Monday, Lomeli said. The "Taste" singer was booked for felony domestic violence, according to a statement from LAPD's social media account. The authenticity of the tweet was confirmed by an LAPD representative to USA TODAY. Stevenson was released after posting a $50,000 bond, jail records showed. The arrest comes one day after Stevenson's ex-girlfriend ...
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...
Daddy Freeze slams follower who questioned how well he Knows God
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Daddy Freeze slams follower who questioned how well he Knows God

Daddy Freeze has slammed a follower for questioning how well he knows God. Freeze, whose real name is Ifedayo Olarinde, shares posts on Instagram, giving his views on religion and the Bible. One follower chose to question Freeze's authenticity as a preacher by asking: "But does Daddy Freeze knows God?? That's another debate we should look at." And Freeze responded, blasting the follower's grammar. See below.
”Robbers attempted to burgle Ibrahim Gambari’s residence”- Presidency reacts to reports of a robbery attack in Aso Rock
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”Robbers attempted to burgle Ibrahim Gambari’s residence”- Presidency reacts to reports of a robbery attack in Aso Rock

On Monday, May 10, reports were rife online claiming there was a robbery attack in Aso Rock which is the seat of power in Nigeria. As Nigerians expressed shock at the news and were uncertain as to the authenticity of the report, the Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, released a statement some minutes ago, saying that indeed there was a ''foolish attempt'' to burgle the office of the Chief of Staff to President Buhari, Profesor Ibrahim Gambari. He said the attempt was however unsuccessful. ''The Chief of Staff, Professor Ibrahim Gambari has confirmed that there “was a foolish attempt” to burgle his residence at 3:00am this morning but it turned out to be unsuccessful. Professor Gambari, whose house is on a street next to the Villa ha...
Bishop Oyedepo warns his members against taking COVID19 vaccine, advices them to take anointing oil instead
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Bishop Oyedepo warns his members against taking COVID19 vaccine, advices them to take anointing oil instead

Bishop David Oyedepo, the senior pastor of the Living Faith Church International (Winners Chapel), has advised his members not to take the COVID19 vaccine. The clergyman who has always expressed doubts about the COVID19 pandemic, said this during the 40th-anniversary thanksgiving service of the church in the Ota Cathedral in Ogun State on Sunday, May 9. Speaking to his members, Oyedepo said “Let me warn you against this deadly thing circulated round the country, because it has not been duly tested. An elder of this church, who works with the World Health Organisation, confirmed this, thanking me for always speaking the truth about the authenticity of the COVID-19 vaccine,” he said. He said vaccinators went to churches to get people vaccinated, adding that it is an “insult,” and...
Murdered Akwa Ibom job-seeker, Ini Umoren, Emerges one of the Top in her Graduating Class
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Murdered Akwa Ibom job-seeker, Ini Umoren, Emerges one of the Top in her Graduating Class

Iniubong Umoren, the Akwa Ibom job-seeker who was raped and killed when a man lured her on social media with a fake job interview, has emerged as one of the top students in her graduating class. Ini, 26, who graduated from the Department of Philosophy, University of Uyo, graduated with a GPA of 4.12, making her the seventh among the top graduating students in the 2018/2019 class. This was revealed in the final result released by the University of Uyo. Idorenyin Esikot, associate professor and acting head, Department of Philosophy, University of Uyo, who confirmed the authenticity of the result to Premium Times, said Miss Umoren, with such remarkable performance, would have possibly been employed as a lecturer in the department after her mandatory National Youth Service Cor...
Grammys: “Burna Boy’s Tenacity Must be Studied and Applied to Life” – Rapper IllBliss
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Grammys: “Burna Boy’s Tenacity Must be Studied and Applied to Life” – Rapper IllBliss

Following BurnaBoy's win at the 2021 Grammy awards, rapper Illbliss says the singer's tenacity must be studied and applied to life. Posting via his Twitter handle, Illbliss wrote; ''Beyond artistic excellence and authenticity, @burnaboy 's success has to be one of the most uplifting and motivational stories of our generation. Imagine if he had given up after failing to win the first grammy. His tenacity and belief Must be studied! And then applied to life'' Burna Boy'slbum, Twice as Tall won the award over records by Antibalas (FU Chronicles), Bebel Gilberto (Agora), Anoushka Shankar (Love Letters), and Tinariwen (Amadjar).
University of Ibadan Confirms Obaseki’s Certificate
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University of Ibadan Confirms Obaseki’s Certificate

The management of the University of Ibadan has confirmed that Governor Godwin Obaseki graduated from the institution. Recall that the certificate presented by the Edo state governor who has been enmeshed in a faceoff with the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole has been a subject of controversy and lawsuit. The former Governor of Edo state, Adams Oshiomhole had recently expressed doubt over the authenticity of Obaseki’s UI certificat However the university in a statement issued by its Registrar Mrs Olubunmi O Faluyi, confirmed that Obaseki graduated with a second class honours, lower division. The statement read in part; “Mr Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki, the Governor of Edo State graduated from the University of Ibadan where he studied Classic...
Senator Shehu Sani Shares Tweets Questioning the Authenticity of COVID-19 Claims Made by the NCDC
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Senator Shehu Sani Shares Tweets Questioning the Authenticity of COVID-19 Claims Made by the NCDC

Senator Shehu Sani took to Twitter to subtly question the authenticity of COVID-19 claims made by the NCDC. The Nigerian Senator tweeted: "They will say they are short of bed spaces for #Covid-19 patients and they will never show you hundred people in a ward at a time." He said this after Director General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, said that a good number of Covid-19 patients in Nigeria are not in isolation centres because the government is still struggling to increase bed space capacity across the country. In an initial sarcastic tweet, Shehu Sani wrote: "In our Country, dancing to Reggae, Afrobeat , Pop or Shaku with a dosage of Chloroquine in our Isolation Centers appears to have the healing powers for #Covid_19 patients. They dance, the...
Instagram to Start Labelling Photoshopped Images with “False Information” Warning
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Instagram to Start Labelling Photoshopped Images with “False Information” Warning

Instagram is set to implement a new feature in which images that have been photo-shopped will be labeled as “false information.” The photo-sharing app will begin determining the authenticity of an image using “a combination of feedback from our community and technology.”  After that, the image will be passed on to third-party independent fact-checkers, and if they determine that the image has been altered, a “False Information” warning message will be added to the post. In a statement, a spokesperson for Facebook (who owns Instagram) said the images won't be totally hidden but will be labelled when a fact-checker has rated it. “We don’t hide content because it’s photoshopped, we apply a label when a fact-checker has rated it. Upon review from the fact checker, they changed the...
Nigerian Police Reacts to video of Policeman Spotted with a POS While Asking a Young man for his ATM card
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Nigerian Police Reacts to video of Policeman Spotted with a POS While Asking a Young man for his ATM card

The Nigerian police has reacted to a viral video of one of its officers who was spotted with a POS while asking a young man for his ATM card on a busy road. In a statement released by the Nigerian Police Force, the security agency announced that it has commenced investigations to unravel the authenticity of the video, location of incident and identity of some of those spotted in the video. It assurred the general public of its commitment to bringing to book any officer found wanting in the discharge of his or her duties. Read the statement below; “The Nigerian Police Force has commenced investigations to unravel the authenticity of the video, location of incident and identity of persons captured in the viral video where some persons in Police uniform were captured, allegedly wi...
Lawyer Confirms Authenticity Of Mercy Eke’s Brand Ambassadorship Deal With Moet
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Lawyer Confirms Authenticity Of Mercy Eke’s Brand Ambassadorship Deal With Moet

In reaction to earlier report ; “Moët Didn’t Sign Mercy As Brand Ambassador”— Nigerian Lady Lawyer confirms authenticity of Mercy Eke’s Brand Ambassadorship deal with MoetChandon (Africa and Middle East) She will allegedly be making over €12,000 (N4.8M) monthly as a Brand ambassador for MoëtChandon Africa& MiddleEast. According to Mercy Eke's lawyer, Chijioke Oseloka Ojukwu he wrote; Our Law offices @ojukwulaws is pleased to have provided Legal advisory/support for the official endorsement of @official_mercyeke as a brand Ambassador of Moet Hennessey Africa & Middle East as our own@cjojukwu witnessed the execution of the contract.Congratulations Lambo. #MercyLambo #MoetHennesseyAfrica&MiddleEast #Ojukwu,Ojukwu&Associates #CubanaChiefPriest
Top 5 Nigerian Artistes That Has Been Accused Of Stealing Someone Else’ Songs
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Top 5 Nigerian Artistes That Has Been Accused Of Stealing Someone Else’ Songs

Many known artistes, including the upcoming ones, have attacked and accused each other in stealing their music or not giving them the credit as the original owner of the song. Below are the artistes that has been attacked before and the best that attacked them. 1. Davido: The “Assurance” master was once accused of property theft. In a song of his titled “Gobe”, an upcoming artiste known simply as “Password” went on the internet to express his dissatisfaction on how Davido stole his track and release it as his own. Password, however, released the song that was being sung in his own voice and truly, it was not different from what we heard from OBO also. It was rumoured that the latest Infinix ambassador decided to help the boy and take him to the next level. The authenticity o...
Customs committee distributes 8,834 bags of rice, others to Orphanage, IDPs
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Customs committee distributes 8,834 bags of rice, others to Orphanage, IDPs

The Nigeria customs Service Sub-Committee on distribution of relief materials to orphanage and IDPs nationwide, has distributed over 8,834 bags of foreign rice, spaghetti, foreign sugar, mosquito coils, as well as vegetable oils and bales of used clothes to orphanage and IDPs in Kano. The Chairman of the committee, comptroller of Customs, Yakubu Salihu, told reporters in Kano on Saturday during the documentation exercise, said that over  110 orphanage homes including IDPs has benefited from the on-going distribution exercise . According to him, “the compilation of issuing the landing certificate is still in progress as it is now, we have over 110 orphanage homes and IDPs that has been attended to. We have gone round and verify the authenticity of those orphanage homes of which we hav...
Police, Military Officers Who Endorsed Buhari, Under Investigation
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Police, Military Officers Who Endorsed Buhari, Under Investigation

The Nigeria Police Force has said some of its officers who endorsed Buhari in a photo that surfaced on social media, are already undergoing investigation.endorsed Buhari The force said they are already investigating the authenticity of the photo, Punchng.comreports. In a photo which has since gone viral on social media, three policemen are seen throwing up eight fingers, a sign that has been adopted by the Buhari campaign organisation to mean ‘four plus four’. In a Twitter post, the police said, “IGP M. A Adamu has charged the Digital and Forensic Unit of the police to investigate the authenticity of the photo to ascertain whether it is real or photo-shopped. The outcome of the investigation and appropriate actions will be made known to the public.” And just as the Police ...
Cara Delevingne goes Topless With Balmain’s Creative Director Olivier Rousteing Covering Her Boobs
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Cara Delevingne goes Topless With Balmain’s Creative Director Olivier Rousteing Covering Her Boobs

British actress and supermodel,Cara Delevingne, 26, went completely topless for a steamy new campaign for Balmain with the brand's Creative Director, Olivier Rousteing. In the sultry photo, the fashion designer was pictured covering her breasts with his hands as they posed together. Olivier told WWD that the spring campaign is a 'reunion of two skin tones, one black - or mixed race - and one white.' Choosing to pose naked was all about authenticity. We’re going back to basics,' he added. On working with Cara for this steamy new campaign, he said : 'I love her so much that I don’t want to see any clothes on her. Her gaze is so strong and magnetic, it’s nearly an item of clothing in itself.'
ADC: Lanlehin Remains Our Governorship Candidate in Oyo State
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ADC: Lanlehin Remains Our Governorship Candidate in Oyo State

Olufemi Lanlehin The National leadership of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) has said that Senator Olufemi Lanlehin remains the governorship candidate of the party in Oyo state in the forthcoming general elections. This laid to rest the speculation in the media about the authenticity Lanlehin’s candidature at the poll. The National Chairman of the Party, Chief Ralphs Nwosu disclosed this wednesday in Abuja after an emergency meeting of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party. “In line with our earlier press statement on the issue of ADC’s gubernatorial Candidate in Oyo State,the National Working Committee of our great Party wishes to announce that Senator Olufemi Lanlehin remains the gubernatorial Candidate of ADC in Oyo State “We have had to revisit the iss...
Police arrest principal of Ede Muslim High School over Sen Adeleke’s result
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Police arrest principal of Ede Muslim High School over Sen Adeleke’s result

Strong indication emerged on Thursday in Osogbo over the alleged arrest of the Principal of Ede Muslim High School, Ede, Mr Khalid Abass by Police detectives from the Force Criminal Investigation Department (FCID), Alagbon Close, Ikoyi regarding the statement of result and testimonial issued to the flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the forthcoming September 22 gubernatorial poll, Senator Ademola Adeleke. Tribune Online authoritatively gathered that the detectives, who were investigating the authenticity of the documents stormed school premises on Wednesday around 12.45 pm to apprehended the principal over alleged post-dating of the testimonial. When our correspondent visited the school premises located in Ede township, one of the teachers, who pleaded anonymity...
Naijadelivery.com Launches First Nigeria’s Cheap Wholesale Online Groceries & Liquor Store
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Naijadelivery.com Launches First Nigeria’s Cheap Wholesale Online Groceries & Liquor Store

Naijadelivery.com, a website where exceptional customer service meets extensive selection, will officially launch its website and mobile app on Friday, July 6, at Trade fare, Lagos. Thanks to the e-commerce revolution, naijadelivery.com, Nigeria’s leading online cheap groceries & liquor store is offering a comprehensive range of alcoholic beverages: wines, champagne, whiskey, cognac, vodka, brandy, rum, gin, liqueur and more, offering more than 600 different spirits in every style and cheap price range. Naijadelivery.com strives to enhance groceries & liquor-shopping experiences by offering a vast selection of authentic products & liquor online from around the world sourced directly from manufacturers/franchise dealers and offering consumers much more variety than the...
SGF Babachir Lawal Reacts To His Suspension, Speaks To State House Reporters
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SGF Babachir Lawal Reacts To His Suspension, Speaks To State House Reporters

Babachir Lawal, secretary to the government of the federation, has told reporters to ask the “presidency” why he was suspended. In an encounter with reporters on Wednesday shortly after his suspension was announced, a clearly shocked Lawal stalled on all the questions he was asked. Informed that his suspension was announced by the presidency, he retorted: “Who is the presidency?” He had been in a meeting with vice-president when Femi Adesina, presidential spokesman, announced his suspension pending investigations into the the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East (PINE). Also suspended is Ayo Oke, director-general of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), over the funds recovered from a private residence in Ikoyi, Lagos state, by the Economic a...

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