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I have no governorship ambition – Obi Cubana
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I have no governorship ambition – Obi Cubana

Billionaire Nigerian businessman, Obi Iyiegbu, also known as Obi Cubana, has said he has no interest in politics or running for governorship. Obi Cubana said this on Saturday during Instagram live with Daddy Freeze. When asked if he has any ambition for politics, Cubana said: “I have zero interest in politics. I don’t have ambition to be a governor or anything, I just like being my brother’s keeper. “All I like to do is give and help people and that’s enough for me. “I am the Governor of Cubana empire. That’s enough for me, let’s leave politics.” When asked who he’ll endorse for presidency in 2023, Obi Cubana said he does not like to disclose that in public as his vote is personal and he wouldn’t like to influence others’s choice. “I have just one vote and who I’ll give i...
Ubi Franklin tackled after writing ‘Chukwuebuka’ hours after his baby mama’s husband announced the end of their marriage contracted five months ago
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Ubi Franklin tackled after writing ‘Chukwuebuka’ hours after his baby mama’s husband announced the end of their marriage contracted five months ago

Businessman Ubi Franklin has been tackled by social media users following a comment he dropped, hours after his baby mama, Sandra Iheuwa's husband, Steve Thompson announced the end of their marriage which was contracted five months ago. Recall that Ubi has been at loggerheads with Sandra who has repeatedly accused him of sharing photos of their child even though he has allegedly not played any role in her welfare. Ubi in a post shared weeks ago, had also alleged that he had a phone conversation with Steve and he told him that he has no hand in his estranged wife calling him out on social media. Hours after Steve announced the end of their marriage, Ubi wrote "Chukwuebuka" on his Instastory which means "God is Great". He has now been tackled by social media users who are accusi...
The maker of universe has wiped my tears of shame with laughter of testimony – Olakunle Churchill writes as he turns a year older
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The maker of universe has wiped my tears of shame with laughter of testimony – Olakunle Churchill writes as he turns a year older

Businessman Olakunle Churchill turns a year older today December 27 and has taken to social media to reflect on his life's journey so far. In a post shared on his IG page, the father of two who was once married to actress Tonto Dikeh and is now married to actress, Rosy Meurer, said the maker of the universe has wiped his tears of shame with a laughter of testimony. In his post, Churchill said from within and outside, it's been a fierce battle for survival all the while. ''Wow a fresh page in my life is here. I am thankful to God for the precious gift of life and for adding one glorious year to my life. It's been an admixture of up and down in my life. Like we know, life itself is not a bed of roses and mine has not been in short supply of octopus challenges from all angles. ...
I Celebrate the One who Makes my home the Happiest Place for the few years of Marital Bliss – Olakunle Churchill writes as he Celebrates Wedding Anniversary with Rosy Meurer
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I Celebrate the One who Makes my home the Happiest Place for the few years of Marital Bliss – Olakunle Churchill writes as he Celebrates Wedding Anniversary with Rosy Meurer

Businessman Olakunle Churchill and actress Rosy Meurer are celebrating their wedding anniversary today December 23. The couple took to Instagram to wish eachother well on the occassion. On his part, Churchill celebrated Rosy for making his home the happiest place over the years. He wrote; ''There's a reason why they say "home is where the heart is". That reason transcends luxury furnishings, exotic and vintage ambiences. That reason is the positive energy, peace and comfort that home gives away from all the energies outside. When you are married, that reason is down to "who you make home with" and everything else you create together. Today, I celebrate the one who makes my home the happiest place for the few years of marital bliss. I just want to keep saying "yes I do". Lov...
We Keep Indulging you to have Sense and Stop Mortifying the Trans Community as often as you do – Jay Boogie Slams Bobrisky
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We Keep Indulging you to have Sense and Stop Mortifying the Trans Community as often as you do – Jay Boogie Slams Bobrisky

Cross-dresser, Jay Boogie who now identifies as a trans woman, has lashed out at cross-dresser, Bobrisky, following his recent clash with former BFF and actress Tonto Dikeh, and businessman, Mompha. Jay Boogie disclosed that they've been indulging Bobrisky to "have sense and stop mortifying the trans community" as often as he does, and it's "exasperating that the public sees the rest of them through him." Wondering why Bobrisky is "incorrigible, reprehensible, has no self integrity, no shame, no dignity and no prestige", Jay Boogie asked what Tonto Dikeh did to him to "deserve such hate and disrespect". He also slammed Bobrisky for dragging Mompha who he described as an "innocent married man" into his "public display of shenanigans". Jay Boogie wrote; Queens would always b...
Run away from me because anytime I come to Lagos, there will be war – Mompha threatens Bobrisky
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Run away from me because anytime I come to Lagos, there will be war – Mompha threatens Bobrisky

Businessman Mompha has reacted to cross-dresser, Bobrisky releasing screenshots of their alleged chats and voice note exchange Bobrisky who released the chats in response to Mompha's claim of not associating with gay people and them not being friends, had warned the businessman not to push him as it would be "bloody". Mompha in a new Instagram post revealed that he only met Bobrisky twice, and further asked if "having lunch in someone's house is a crime". He also asked Bobrisky to run as there will be war whenever he's back to Lagos. Mompha also accused Bobrisky and the cross-dresser's former P.A, Oye of causing him pain following their public fall-out weeks ago when Oye claimed Mompha and Bobrisky were an item.
My baby mama, Sandra Iheuwa’s husband Mr Steve Thompson has distanced himself from her display – Ubi Franklin claims
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My baby mama, Sandra Iheuwa’s husband Mr Steve Thompson has distanced himself from her display – Ubi Franklin claims

Music executive, Ubi Franklin has claimed that his baby mama, Sandra Iheuwa's husband, Mr Steve Thompson has distanced himself from the face-off he (Ubi) had with her days ago. Ubi Franklin and Sandra engaged in a social media face-off after the latter warned him to stop posting their daughter's photos on his page as he has allegedly not been involved in her welfare since she was born. Days after the clash, the music executive has now claimed that Sandra's husband, Mr Thompson has distanced himself from the fight. He claimed that this happened during a phone conversation with the businessman. See the now deleted Instastory post below........... Insinuating that his baby mama lies, Ubi Franklin also said that lie detectors should be introduced on social media. He further s...
When I was governor, I served Abia with my conscience and left a prosperous and popular state – Orji Uzor Kalu
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When I was governor, I served Abia with my conscience and left a prosperous and popular state – Orji Uzor Kalu

Former Abia state governor cum governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, took to his Facebook page to celebrate the second year anniversary of his incarceration at the Nigerian Correctional center in Kuja. Recall that in December 2019, the former Abia state governor was sentenced to 12 years in prison after he was convicted of N7.1bn fraud alongside his firm, Slok Nigeria Limited, and a former Director of Finance during his tenure, Ugo Udeogu. The Supreme court on May 8, 2020, then nullified Kalu and Udeogo's conviction on grounds that the presiding judge, Justice Mohammed Idris, lacked the jurisdiction to have presided over their case. In June 2020, Kalu was released from Kuje prison. In a post shared on his Facebook page this morning, Kalu recounted his experience in prison. He mentioned th...
Lindsay Lohan Engaged to Boyfriend Bader Shammas after Dating for two years
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Lindsay Lohan Engaged to Boyfriend Bader Shammas after Dating for two years

Lindsay Lohan has announced she is engaged to boyfriend Bader Shammas after two years of dating. The Parent Trap actress shared the news via Instagram on Sunday, Nov. 28, with sweet photos of her and Bader cuddled up. She also gave a glimpse of her engagement ring. "My love. My life. My family. My future. @bader.shammas #love," Lindsay captioned the post. Lindsay, 34, is believed to have begun dating Bader two years ago. She went public with him in February 2020 when she shared a photo of her posing with the businessman, her sister Aliana, Bastille drummer Chris "Woody" Wood and rocker Dan Smith. Sources recently revealed how loved-up the couple were. "Lindsay’s relationship with Bader is going strong. She has been with him for about two years now," an insider...
Kanye West shares kissing photo with Kim Kardashian and tags her to an article saying that ‘God will bring them back together’
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Kanye West shares kissing photo with Kim Kardashian and tags her to an article saying that ‘God will bring them back together’

Kanye West has made another effort to win back to his estranged wife Kim Kardashian amid her new romance with Pete Davidson. Few minutes ago, the rapper and businessman shared a kissing photo of himself and the reality star, and then tagged the mother of his four children in TMZ article shared to his story saying that ‘God will bring them back together.’ This comes after Kanye spoke about his marriage to the reality star while attending the Los Angeles Mission's Annual Thanksgiving event in Skid Row on Wednesday, November 24. During his speech, Kanye expressed his desires for him and Kim to get back together and needing "to be back home." "The narrative God wants is to see that we can be redeemed in all these relationships. We've made mistakes. I've made mistakes. I've pu...
Kanye West confesses to being self righteous, being an alcoholic; says he embarrassed wife Kim Kardashian with his failed Presidential bid
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Kanye West confesses to being self righteous, being an alcoholic; says he embarrassed wife Kim Kardashian with his failed Presidential bid

Billionaire rapper and businessman, Kanye West has says his estranged wife, Kim Kardashian 'didn't like' when he wore the Donald Trump affiliated 'MAGA' cap and that he had 'embarrassed' her with his failed presidential bid in 2020. In a 'Thanksgiving prayer' shared on his Instagram page, the rapper, 44, said that Kardashian, 41, was particularly angered by his South Carolina campaign event where he claimed they both considered aborting their now eight-year-old daughter North. He also talked about being self righteous after accepting Jesus Christ and battling alcoholism but that he is willing to make things right. 'Let's go with politics here. Good Lord, my wife did not like me wearing the red hat. Being a good wife, [Kim] wanted to protect me and our family,' said ...
Chidinma Sold Late Ataga’s Laptop to me for N495,000 – Man Tells Court
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Chidinma Sold Late Ataga’s Laptop to me for N495,000 – Man Tells Court

Chidinma Ojukwu the alleged killer of Super TV Chief Executive Officer, Usifo Ataga sold the dead man's laptop for N495, 000 after allegedly killing him. The businessman who bought the laptop, Mr. Ifeoluwa Oluwo made the confession before the Lagos High Court sitting at Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS, on Thursday. He said Chidinma sold the deceased’s laptop to him. He said that he bought the laptop from the first defendant for N495,000, on June 18, two days after the body of Ataga’s body was found at the short service apartment in Lekki. The witness told the court that it was after he bought the laptop that he saw her (defendant) on social media regarding a murder case. He said as soon as he saw that it was the customer he bought the laptop from, he ensured that all her documents w...
Gunmen abduct Eze Ndigbo in Ondo
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Gunmen abduct Eze Ndigbo in Ondo

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted the Eze Ndigbo of Ifon community in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo state, Chief Donatus Okereke. Okereke, said to be a businessman, was abducted by the gunmen on Monday morning, November 22, around Nigercat Quarry Junction in Elegbeka village. It was gathered that the abductors stopped him along Ifon road and dragged him into the forest, leaving his vehicle on the road. A resident of the village said the vehicle of the victim parked in the middle of the road which raised the suspicion of the people who alerted the community head in Ifon. A community leader and the Secretary to the Regent of Ifon, Olaniyi Eni-Olotu, who confirmed the abduction said the incident had been reported at the police station. He said the abductors ...
BBA star, Tayo Faniran, calls out one campaign for failing to redeem the $100k ambassadorial deal promised him during the reality TV show
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BBA star, Tayo Faniran, calls out one campaign for failing to redeem the $100k ambassadorial deal promised him during the reality TV show

Days after calling out billionaire businessman, Ayiri Emami, for failing to fulfill the $350, 000 allegedly promised him while in the Big Brother Africa show, Tayo Faniran, has now called out one campaign organiser for failing to fulfill the $100, 000 ambassadorial deal they promised him while in the BBA house. Apparently, Tayo won a challenge in the house and his reward was a $100, 000 ambassadorial deal from one campaign. Tayo in a post shared on his Instagram page this afternoon said he is yet to receive the deal. Read what he wrote below
“I want to wish your new wife to be the last but I know that may not be possible” Show promoter Bolaji Basia sends unusual congratulatory message to KWAM1 and his new wife
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“I want to wish your new wife to be the last but I know that may not be possible” Show promoter Bolaji Basia sends unusual congratulatory message to KWAM1 and his new wife

Canada-based businessman and show promoter, Bolaji Saheed Basia, has shared an unusual congratulatory message to King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal and his new wife, Emmanuella Ropo,  following their wedding a few days ago. Basia, who is close friends with KWAM1 and even revealed earlier this year that the Fuji star gifted him a piece of land worth 20 million Naira, took to Instagram to celebrate the new couple. He added in the caption that he wishes Emmanuella will be KWAM1's last marriage but "deep down" he knows it may not be possible His message has raised brows, with commenters asking why he should say such in public.
Police orders autopsy on lady allegedly electrocuted at Obi Cubana’s club
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Police orders autopsy on lady allegedly electrocuted at Obi Cubana’s club

The FCT police command says it has ordered an autopsy to be carried out on the body of the lady identified simply as Susan, who was allegedly electrocuted at the Hustle and Bustle club owned by businessman, Obi Cubana, in the Aminu Kano Crescent area of Wuse, Abuja on Saturday, November 13. The management of the club has since shut down its operations following the unfortunate incident. “We’re closed till further notice. This is due to the loss of our esteemed client. We are deeply saddened by this situation and need time to heal from it. Our prayers are with the families of the lost soul; may her soul rest in peace. We sympathise with the family on this unbearable loss.” Reacting to the development, the spokesperson of the FCT police command, DSP Josephine Adeh, said an investiga...
Watch Fifi Dilly digging it on the dance floor with husband, Okwudili Umenyiora at his birthday party
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Watch Fifi Dilly digging it on the dance floor with husband, Okwudili Umenyiora at his birthday party

Businessman,  Okwudili Umenyiora recently celebrated his birthday with family and friends.   His wife, Fifi Dilly took to her Instagram page this night to share a sweet video of her and her husband dancing at his birthday party.   Watch the video below... Businessman, Okwudili Umenyiora recently celebrated his birthday with family and friends. His wife, Fifi Dilly took to her Instagram page this night to share a sweet video of her and her husband dancing at his birthday party. Watch the video below...   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial)
If you want to meet a good man, you must stop the “men are scum” narrative- Businessman, Wale Jana, tells ladies
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If you want to meet a good man, you must stop the “men are scum” narrative- Businessman, Wale Jana, tells ladies

Businessman, Wale Jana, has urged women to stop championing the narrative that says ''all men are scum''. In a post shared on his Instagram page, Wale opined that there is power in the tongue. According to him, if a lady keeps saying ''all men are scum'', she will always be meeting scum men. His post reads; ''If you want to meet a good man you must stop the “men are scum” narrative. If you keep saying that all the men you meet will be scum. Many ladies just say this but deep down they really hope to meet a good man and settle down but words are powerful, you will see what you say. It’s possible you have met a lot of wrong men but if you believe you will meet a good man start saying it. Say things like “there are good men out there and the right one will find me” Another t...
Man Utd owner Glazer hails Ronaldo in speech to Tulane University American football team
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Man Utd owner Glazer hails Ronaldo in speech to Tulane University American football team

The American businessman told the team about the star forward's work ethic Manchester United owner Avram Glazer invoked Cristiano Ronaldo in a motivational speech he delivered to the Tulane University football team. Glazer, who along with his wife Jill are major donors to the university, was looking to motivate the American football team in the midst of a difficult season that sees them with a 1-8 record. To do so, he spoke about the work ethic of Ronaldo – though he did make an error in identifying the age at which the Portuguese star joined Man Utd.  
Businessman, David Henderson is jailed for 18 months for organising doomed flight that crashed and killed footballer Emiliano Sala
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Businessman, David Henderson is jailed for 18 months for organising doomed flight that crashed and killed footballer Emiliano Sala

Businessman, David Henderson who organised the doomed flight that crashed and killed footballer Emiliano Sala has been sentenced to 18 months in prison. Sala, 28 and pilot David Ibbotson, 59, died when the small plane they were flying in plunged into the English Channel in January 2019 as he was on his way to sign for Cardiff. David Henderson, 67, of Hotham in the East Riding of Yorkshire, was a pilot himself but could not fly the plane because he was on holiday in Paris with his wife. So he hired Mr Ibbotson, even though Ibbotson did not have a commercial pilot's licence, could not fly at night, and had an expired rating to fly the single-engine Piper Malibu aircraft. Sala was involved in a £15 million transfer to Cardiff City from Nantes FC, and was travelling between the t...
Obi Cubana regains freedom after three nights in EFCC custody
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Obi Cubana regains freedom after three nights in EFCC custody

Socialite and businessman, Obinna Iyiegbu aka Obi Cubana, has regained his freedom from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission after three nights of interrogation. He was arrested on November 1 over allegations of money laundering and tax fraud. He regained his freedom this evening, November 4.
EFCC reportedly seize Obi Cubana’s passport as commission spokesperson says he is yet to be released
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EFCC reportedly seize Obi Cubana’s passport as commission spokesperson says he is yet to be released

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has reportedly confiscated the passport of socialite and businessman, Obinna Iyiegbu popularly known as Obi Cubana, who was arrested on Monday November 1, for alleged money laundering and tax fraud. Punch reports that the seizure of his travel document was to prevent him from leaving the country while under investigation. A source in the commission however claims he is yet to be released. “Obi Cubana has not been released, he is still having quality sessions with investigators over alleged money laundering running into millions of naira and tax fraud. He will be released when he has satisfactorily responded to all questions relating to his involvement in various illegal deals. As part of investigation, his travel document has been tempo...
Obi Cubana released from EFCC custody, shares first post on IG
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Obi Cubana released from EFCC custody, shares first post on IG

Socialite and businessman, Obi Cubana, has regained his freedom after he was arrested by EFCC operatives. "Unbroken #manoftheyear 2021" Obi captioned the photo he shared on his Instagram page this evening shortly after he was released The socialite was arrested by EFCC operatives on Monday, November 1 over allegations of money laundering and tax fraud. He was then granted administrative bail.
Son of SSS DG, Abba Bichi, tackles critics after he showed public support to Obi Cubana following his arrest by EFCC
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Son of SSS DG, Abba Bichi, tackles critics after he showed public support to Obi Cubana following his arrest by EFCC

Abba Bichi, son of the Director-General of the State Security Service SSS, has taken to his Instagram page to hail businessman, Obi Cubana, who was on Monday, November 1, arrested by the EFCC over allegations of money laundering and tax fraud.   Shortly after Cubana's arrest made news, Abba shared a photo of the businessman on his Instagram page with the caption; ''A man of honour and dignity ''   Some of his followers however berated him for the post, and one even went as far as accusing Abba of supporting 'Yahoo boys.'' Abba was however on standby to fire back at his critics. See their exchange below  
‘Leave Igbos Alone’ – Group Asks EFCC To Release Obi Cubana Immediately
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‘Leave Igbos Alone’ – Group Asks EFCC To Release Obi Cubana Immediately

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been told to release billionaire businessman, Obinna Iyiegbu aka Obi Cubana still in their custody. The call was made by a pan-Igbo sociopolitical pressure organisation, the South East Revival Group (SERG). Recall that Obi Cubana was detained after he had on Monday honoured and invitation by the anti-graft agency at its Abuja Headquarters. It was gathered that the EFCC questioned the socialite on tax evasion, money laundering among others. Reacting in a statement signed by its President and National Coordinator, Willy Ezugwu, the SERG queried the rationale behind Obi Cubana’s arrest. The group stated that sons and daughters of the South East have become targets by the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The group, ...
Businessman, Ned Nwoko and Moroccan wife, Laila, part ways
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Businessman, Ned Nwoko and Moroccan wife, Laila, part ways

Billionaire businessman, Ned Nwoko, and his fifth wife, Laila have gone their separate ways. Laila announced this on her Instastories some hours ago. Although she didn't give reasons for their separation, she asked people who followed her on Instagram because of him to unfollow her. She also threatened to block anyone who leaves a negative comment on her page. See her posts below
Bobrisky Reacts to Alleged Death of His Former PA Oye Kyme
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Bobrisky Reacts to Alleged Death of His Former PA Oye Kyme

Following clarification on the alleged death of Bobrisky's PA, Oye Kyme, the crossdresser has broken his silence. Recall we reported earlier that Oye Kyme is still alive but in critical condition. However, Nigeria's male barbie, Bobrisky has now reacted to the report. Putting their differences aside, crossdresser Bobrisky, took to his IG page this evening to wish his former personal assistant, Oye Kyme, quick recovery. Oye and Bobrisky have been in a running battle after he relieved her of her duties as his PA. Things got so bad that Oye recently claimed that Bobrisky and a businessman were an item. Earlier today, Oye who some days back revealed she had contracted Coronavirus, made news after it was widely reported that she had passed. This was after a friend of hers left a ...
Emiliano Sala plane deaths: Flight organiser David Henderson convicted
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Emiliano Sala plane deaths: Flight organiser David Henderson convicted

The businessman has been found guilty of endangering the safety of an aircraft, with sentencing due to take place on November 12 Flight organiser David Henderson has been convicted in a trial relating to the plane crash deaths of Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson. Sala, who played for Ligue 1 outfit Nantes at the time of his passing, died at the age of 28 when the plane he was travelling in crashed over the English channel in January 2019. Ibbotson, 59, also lost his life in the tragic incident, which occurred while Sala was travelling to Wales to complete a £15 million move to Cardiff City.  
BBNaija’s Lucy sends warning to the public as she shares message she received from a stranger
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BBNaija’s Lucy sends warning to the public as she shares message she received from a stranger

Lucy Edet has sent a warning to those who have her phone number after she received a message from a stranger. She shared a screenshot of the message she received. In it, the stranger, a Port Harcourt based businessman, is seen telling her that he's in Ikoyi, Lagos, and wants her for the night. "Let this be the last time anyone gives out my number without my permission, " Lucy wrote alongside the screenshot.
Mompha announces he’s taking a break from social media for health reason
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Mompha announces he’s taking a break from social media for health reason

Businessman and popular Instagram celebrity, Ismaila Mustapha, popularly known as Mompha, says he will be taking a break from social media to enable him take better care of his health. The Bureau De Change operator took to Instagram on Wednesday, October 6, to share the announcement, adding that he made the decision on the advice of his personal physician. The latest development comes weeks after the father of two was accused of having had sexual relationship with controversial crossdresser, Bobrisky, an allegation he debunked. Taking to his Instagram page, he wrote; "This is to inform my friends and teaming fans that I will be going offline for a while due to health reasons on the advice of my personal physician," "It is beyond contention that my presence online over the ye...
I sleep with married men and love the thrill. People call me a homewrecker but I never feel guilty and have no remorse – British model, Gweneth Lee
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I sleep with married men and love the thrill. People call me a homewrecker but I never feel guilty and have no remorse – British model, Gweneth Lee

49-year-old British model turned financial consultant, Gweneth Lee is wearing her serial homewrecker tag with pride after years of sleeping with married men. Explaining why she gave up traditional dating for trips to out-of-the-way restaurants and secret texts, Lee revealed that she has had "affair after affair" with numerous married men after 4-year relationship ended in 2017. Revealing that the married men she has dated have spoilt her with gifts, she described the experience as exciting and also disclosed that she feels no remorse even when called a homewrecker. The lady who was once happily married but lost her husband to cancer, stated that traditional dating has repeatedly made her miserable.   Sharing her girl code story, Lee told The Sun;  ...
BBNaija star, Boma and Tega’s husband, Ajeboh, all smiles as they hang out
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BBNaija star, Boma and Tega’s husband, Ajeboh, all smiles as they hang out

BBNaija star, Boma and former housemate, Tega Dominic's husband, Ajeboh, hung out last night September 30. Boma and Tega made news after they had an amorous affair while in the BBNaija house, and were criticised by viewers of the show. While some dragged Tega for being with a man other than her husband, others slammed Boma for having an affair with a married woman However weeks after the pair were evicted from the show, Boma and Tega's husband,  Ajeboh, were all smiles as they hung out with businessman, Ubi Franklin and another former housemate, Jaypaul. Watch a clip from their hangout below...
Someone I fed and clothed arranged my kidnapping – Rivers businessman
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Someone I fed and clothed arranged my kidnapping – Rivers businessman

A Rivers state-based businessman, Alex Arthur, has narrated how a boy he fed and clothed contracted a gang to kidnap him in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on September 8. Speaking in an interview with The Nation, the man said ; “There is a boy I used to know in my former place of residence. His name is Golden aka Sugar Gold. I met him early last year. He was looking unkempt, although he was old enough to take care of himself. I was helping, clothing, him. I fed him sometimes, showing him love even though he wasn’t related to me. But he was the one, who arranged a gang of criminals to kidnap me.” Narrating how he was abducted, Alex said he was on his way back from the gym when he was approached by his abductors. “I alighted from my car to open my gate at Iwofe area, two guys approac...
Anambra govt mourns famous businessman, Abdulaziz Ude
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Anambra govt mourns famous businessman, Abdulaziz Ude

The Anambra State Government has mourned famous businessman, Alhaji Abdulaziz Chibuzor Ude, who recently passed on in Lagos State. Ude is a culture enthusiast, publisher and famous businessman. Anambra State Government, in a press release by the state Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr C. Don Adinuba, said Ude, a philanthropist, would be missed. Adinuba said: “The people and Government of Anambra State have received with sadness the news of the death two days ago of Chief Abdulaziz Chivuzor Ude, the internationally renowned publisher, intellectual, art lover. “Ude is a pan Africanist, entrepreneur and philanthropist from Abor, Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State, who played a significant part in modern Igbo history. He died in Lagos in his late 80s, ...
Take the 500K” Jay-Z tells those picking dinner with him over $500K
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Take the 500K” Jay-Z tells those picking dinner with him over $500K

There has been a debate on Twitter about which is the wiser option between dinner with Jay-Z and $500K. People have been divided as some say $500K is better as you can't get much out of the billionaire rapper in just a few hours spent having dinner. Others said dinner with Jay-Z is better in the long run. Jay-Z has now responded via TIDAL, his company's handle. "Take the $500K," the businessman wrote simply.
I’m still wondering why some women ended their marriages for cheating and went on to date married men – Ubi Franklin
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I’m still wondering why some women ended their marriages for cheating and went on to date married men – Ubi Franklin

Music executive and businessman, Ubi Franklin has shared his thoughts about the aftermath of some marriages which ended because a man cheated. Ubi in his tweet, stated that he is still wondering why "some women ended their marriages for cheating and went on to date married men". He also asked if such people are normal. The businessman tweeted;
She cheated right from the start of our relationship – Tonto Dikeh’s ex-boyfriend, Prince Kpokpogri speaks after breakup
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She cheated right from the start of our relationship – Tonto Dikeh’s ex-boyfriend, Prince Kpokpogri speaks after breakup

Tonto Dikeh's ex-boyfriend, Prince Kpokpogri has finally reacted to allegations of cheating on the actress while they together. Kpokpogiri dared those claiming that he paid money over the evidence that was dug up against him, to come forward or "remain silent forever". Insinuating that he is the victim of a blackmail, the businessman also claimed there is plot to pull down men and the "recent revelation reveals we all need to be wary of Helen of Troy as it is glaring who had an ulterior motive all along". Stating that people have been asking him to maintain his silence, Kpokpogiri who yesterday hailed Tonto Dikeh's ex-husband Olakunle Churchill, said he will be "doing future "potential victims" a favour by speaking up as this has become a pattern for her". The businessman d...
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...
Comedian AY Bags Honorary Doctorate Degree From UK University
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Comedian AY Bags Honorary Doctorate Degree From UK University

Nigerian Comedian, Richard Ayodeji Makun ak AY is now a doctor. This comes after he was honoured with a doctorate degree from St Thomas a Becket University in England, United Kingdom. Recall that the comic act and businessman clocked fifty years of age yesterday, August 26. AY was confered with the honorary doctorate of humanities on Thursday at his 50th birthday celebration attended by veteran actors, comedians and singers. Also at AY’s birthday celebration held yesterday in Lagos are Big Brother Naija reality stars. Notable faces at the ceremony are the likes of veteran actor Richard Mofe-Damijo (RMD), Kanayo O. Kanayo, Yul Edochie, Juliet Ibrahim. Also from the music industry are the likes of E-money, Mr P, KCee, 9ice, Dare Art Alade, comedian Gbenga Adeyinka. The t...
“Things will never have gotten this messy under Trump” Businessman Wale Jana hails Donald Trump as “one of the greatest presidents of the US”
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“Things will never have gotten this messy under Trump” Businessman Wale Jana hails Donald Trump as “one of the greatest presidents of the US”

Nigerian businessman, Wale Jana, a firm supporter of Donald Trump, has said the former US President would have handled the crisis in Afghanistan better than the current US President. He took to Instagram to ask what exactly people found wrong with Trump. Jana then added a screenshot of a comment from a former US military officer condemning how Biden has handled the Afghanistan situation.   He followed the screenshot with a caption that reads: "I will not stop saying it and I won’t let all of you rest. What exactly was wrong with Trump? The Africans will say “he made immigration difficult, he wanted to chase us out of America” imagine a million Afghans rushing to Nigeria how would you feel? Yet that’s exactly what happens in the US! 1 million immigrants come in ever...
Meet Pearl Thusi’s New Bae
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Meet Pearl Thusi’s New Bae

Soon-to-be mother of three, Mama Panther is reportedly ready to walk down the aisle with her secret lover who has now been discovered by Sunday World to be businessman Shaun Keith Alfred Bonett. The actress who has just expanded her family, is said to be in a loving and secure relationship with the businessman and she is also looking to start their own family. Their relationship was revealed through court papers when she was finalising her adoption process for a relatives daughter, who is battling drug addiction. The 5-year-old is going to be her youngest daughter as she is a mother to two beautiful girls - one is also adopted and another is her biological child. Thandolwethu Mokoena, is Pearl's biological child whom she had whilst dating sports presenter Walter Mokoena, and is 1...
Simi Esiri Reveals her dad has passed on
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Simi Esiri Reveals her dad has passed on

Simi Esiri has announced the passing of her father. The magazine publisher took to Instagram to announce that her dad, a successful businessman, died two weeks ago. She shared photos of her father, including one of him walking her down the aisle during her wedding to singer, Dr Sid, in 2014. In the caption,  she paid tribute to him and expressed how his death has affected her.
Bill Gates says he regrets the time spent with late pedophile Jeffrey Epstein
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Bill Gates says he regrets the time spent with late pedophile Jeffrey Epstein

Billionaire Microsoft founder, Bill Gates has revealed he regrets his relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financial manager who was accused of child sex trafficking, before he committed suicide in 2019. Speaking with CNN's Anderson Cooper, Gates said he only met with Epstein in the hopes of raising more money to deal with global health issues. He says they only had meetings and didn't have a relationship. "It was a huge mistake to spend time with him, to give him the credibility of being there," Gates said. "I had several dinners with him, you know, hoping that what he said about getting billions of philanthropy for global health through contacts that he had might emerge," Gates said. "When it looked like that wasn't a real thing, that relationship ended." ...
Two kidnappers arrested, one killed as police rescue abducted businessman in Benue
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Two kidnappers arrested, one killed as police rescue abducted businessman in Benue

Operatives of the Benue joint security patrol team code-named ‘Operation Zenda' have rescued a kidnapped businessman. It was gathered that Peter Ogbonna was kidnapped on Thursday, July 29, at Ugba in Logo Local Government Area of the state. On Wednesday, August 4, information was received that the gunmen who kidnapped Mr. Peter Ogbonna of Ugba town were in a hideout at Tse-Atoov, Alabar, Ukum LGA. The operatives headed by Commander of Operation Zenda and Chief Suprintendant of Police, CSP Justine Gberindye, quickly swung into action and invaded the hideout. On sighting the police, suspects engaged them in an exchange of fire but the police were able to subdue them and arrest three of the suspects at the scene. One of them who sustained gunshot injuries was rushed t...
Gabonese Man Marries Four Women at Same time
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Gabonese Man Marries Four Women at Same time

A businessman identified as Mesmine Abessole "Kether De Bonagere" has married four women at the same time in Gabon. Mesmine Abessole wedded his wives, Madeleine Nguema, Prisca Nguema, Nicole Mboungou, Carene Sylvana Aboghet, at a ceremony held in Libreville, Gabon on Saturday, July 31,2021.
LIB Exclusive: Hair entrepreneur Kika Goodhair beaten up in Ghana after calling out an influential family on social media
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LIB Exclusive: Hair entrepreneur Kika Goodhair beaten up in Ghana after calling out an influential family on social media

Hair entrepreneur, Kika Osunde aka Kika Good Hair, was yesterday, July 23 beaten up by members of a family believed to be from the influential Ofor-Atta family in Ghana. Troubled started for the businesswoman who is also wanted in Nigeria by the Nigerian police after she called out a Ghanaian businessman on her social media handles alleging that the man claimed he was affiliated with a property she either wanted to rent or buy only for her to later find out he wasn't but collected money from her Real Estate agent. She made some more allegations and gave the man an ultimatum to return the money. In her rants on social media, Kika was said to have also called out the man's father who is said to be very influential in the country. The family reported the case to the police, accusin...

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