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AFCON 2021: Ex-Chelsea star reacts as Nigeria defeat Egypt, speaks on Salah
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AFCON 2021: Ex-Chelsea star reacts as Nigeria defeat Egypt, speaks on Salah

Former Chelsea star, Ola Aina, has reacted to Nigeria’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, 1-0 win over Egypt at the Roumdé Adjia Stadium, Garoua on Tuesday. Aina, who featured for Nigeria in the match, also described Mohamed Salah as a world-class player. Salah was relatively quiet during the encounter until the 72nd minute when he got his first effort but was denied by goalkeeper Maduka Okoye. Speaking to reporters after the game, Aina said: “Mohamed Salah wasn’t really on my side today, but sometimes we had some encounters and everyone knows he’s a world-class player, likewise the whole team is very good.” He added, “I feel the team is very happy, we are very happy to play against Egypt, they are a tough side, they have great players, and for us to get the first three poin...
Rapper Eva Alordiah prays for “holy d*ck” in 2022
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Rapper Eva Alordiah prays for “holy d*ck” in 2022

Rapper Eva Alordiah has gone public with one of her prayer points for 2022.   The rapper in her Instastory post, prayed for a "holy dick" in 2022. A holy dick was further described as a phallus that belongs to one person, a phallus that can be gotten any time and any how the user wants it and a personal penis.  
“‘Instagram Audio Billionaire”- Bobrisky continues to tackle Mompha
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“‘Instagram Audio Billionaire”- Bobrisky continues to tackle Mompha

Bobrisky has continued to tackle Nigerian businessman, Mompha. Recall that the two got into a fight after Mompha called out Bobrisky for mentioning his name during his fight with Tonto Dikeh. Mompha went on to refer to Bobrisky as gay and said his religion forbids anything gay. Trust Bobrisky to reply him. They have both been on each other's neck since on Saturday. In a fresh post, Bobrisky described Mompha as an ''Instagram Audio Billionaire''. He alleged that Mompha always used his cars whenever he was in Nigeria. See his posts which he has now deleted below
CSOs urge Bauchi govt to lift embargo on employments
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CSOs urge Bauchi govt to lift embargo on employments

A call has gone to the Bauchi State Government to lift as a matter of urgency lift the embargo placed on employment in the state, particularly in the health and education sectors. The call was made on Friday by the Forum of Executive Directors of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), which declared that it was long overdue for the state government to do so. Addressing a press conference at the Press Centre of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in Bauchi, chairman of the Forum, Sodangi Chindo, said that CSOs in the state supported the Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed administration’s efforts to sanitise the state civil service’s payroll. He, however, submitted that the administration should find a way to employ more people with a view to bridging the gap in manpower, which he de...
Buhari was a Product of Southern Arrangement Made in 2015 and not North’s Candidate — Northern Groups
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Buhari was a Product of Southern Arrangement Made in 2015 and not North’s Candidate — Northern Groups

Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) has described President Muhammadu as a product of "Southern arrangement" made in 2015. The coalition in a statement released by its spokesperson Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, stated that President Buhari was not the candidate for the North in 2015 and was presented by Southern politicians in 2015 as an alternative to former President Goodluck Jonathan. They added that Buhari was packaged by southern political forces right from the merger that produced All Progressives Congress (APC) to his victory at the primaries. According to the CNG, the North was being terrorised by insurgents at that time and it had no option but to accept Buhari. Suleiman who admitted that Buhari's administration appointed more northerners into critical positions than southe...
EFCC: Fani-Kayode insists no regrets after joining APC
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EFCC: Fani-Kayode insists no regrets after joining APC

Femi Fani-Kayode has described himself as a proud member of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, insisting that he has no regrets making the move. Fani-Kayode had few months ago dumped the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, and made what appeared a shocking move to the APC, a Party he had criticised in all its existence. Fani-Kayode was one of the public figures who took it upon themselves to criticise every move of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration and the APC. After he decamped to the ruling party, the anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, allegedly arrested him and it came with a heavy mock by Nigerians with some people, calling him a betrayer. Many Nigerians attacked the former minister, predicting that he would end ...
I wish you the best – Conte reacts to Pochettino’s Possible move to Man United
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I wish you the best – Conte reacts to Pochettino’s Possible move to Man United

Tottenham boss, Antonio Conte has reacted to the speculation linking PSG coach, Mauricio Pochettino to Manchester United, saying ‘I wish him the best’. The Tottenham manager described Pochettino, who had earlier announced he is happy at PSG, as a good friend. The Argentine is rumoured to be lined up by Manchester United as their new permanent manager. Man United sacked Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Sunday after an embarrassing 4-1 defeat to Watford that saw them move to eight place in the league table and 12 points behind league leaders, Chelsea. Conte was said to be interested in the job at Old Trafford before joining Spurs when the calls were not forthcoming from United. Now Pochettino is United’s clear preference to succeed Solskjaer and the Tottenham boss is be...
Jeff Bezos hails Buhari’s leadership in Glasgow
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Jeff Bezos hails Buhari’s leadership in Glasgow

American billionaire and founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, on Monday commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership role in restoring degraded lands in the country. Bezos described Buhari’s commitment to restore four million hectares as exemplary. He joined Buhari, French President Emmanuel Macron, Prince Charles and the Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani at a COP 26 side event entitled “Accelerating land restoration in Africa, the case of the Great Green Wall (GGW) initiative.” Heaping praises on Buhari at the event co-hosted by Macron, his Mauritanian counterpart and the Prince of Wales, the Amazon founder said: ‘‘We are fortunate to have President Buhari of Nigeria with us today. ‘‘Nigeria plays a critical role in the restoration movement and has pledged to restore...
Hilary Clinton’s aide Huma Abedin reveals she was sexually assaulted by a US senator at his home
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Hilary Clinton’s aide Huma Abedin reveals she was sexually assaulted by a US senator at his home

Huma Abedin, a former close aide to Hillary Clinton has revealed how she was sexually assaulted by a US senator. Huma Abedin said the unnamed politician pounced on her on a couch in the mid-2000s after inviting her into his home, according to a report by the Guardian. She says she rebuffed him as he tried to kiss her and escaped. The claim is detailed in her new book, Both/And: A Life in Many Worlds, which is being published next week. Ms Abedin was one of Mrs Clinton's most trusted aides, and was once described by her as her "second daughter". She describes the sexual assault while recounting her work for Mrs Clinton when she was a US senator for New York between 2001-09. Ms Abedin, now 45, however didn't reveal the senator's identity or even his political party. ...
Ballon d’ Or: Very odd – Aluko reacts as organizers snub Chelsea star
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Ballon d’ Or: Very odd – Aluko reacts as organizers snub Chelsea star

Former Chelsea star, Eni Aluko has described goalkeeper Edouard Mendy’s omission from this year’s Ballon d’ Or 30-man shortlist as ‘very odd’. Aluko believes Mendy should have been included in the Ballon d’ Or 30-man nominees released recently. DAILY POST reports that the 30-man shortlist for this year’s Ballon d’Or was announced some few days ago, with five Chelsea players included. Cesar Azpilicueta, Romelu Lukaku, Mason Mount Jorginho and N’Golo Kante, all made the cut. Mendy enjoyed a stunning debut season in the English Premier League, EPL, and capped it off by winning the UEFA Champions League, as Chelsea defeated Premier League champions Manchester City 1-0 in the final. The Senegal goalkeeper also won the UEFA Super Cup with Thomas Tuchel’s men. Speaking on th...
Sextape allegation: Popular dancer Janemena petitions police over Tonto Dikeh’s claim, demands public apology and N500m compensation
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Sextape allegation: Popular dancer Janemena petitions police over Tonto Dikeh’s claim, demands public apology and N500m compensation

Dancer and social media influencer, Usiwo Orezimena Jane popularly known as Janemena, has filed a petition before the Nigerian Police against actress Tonto Dikeh over claims of cyberstalking and criminal defamation of her character. Recall that in September 2021, Tonto in a post shared on her Instagram page, alleged that her ex-boyfriend, Prince Kpokpogri, is in possession of Janemena's old and recent sex tapes. Janemena who did not confirm or deny the allegation when it was made, has filed a petition against the actress. The petition written on her behalf by her solicitors, Rockson Igelige, of Felix, Igelige & Associates, described Tonto's claims as damaging. “These malicious publications and in the context in which it was made, meant and Janemena understood it to mean the fo...
He’s fundamental – Messi hails Argentina goalkeeper
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He’s fundamental – Messi hails Argentina goalkeeper

Argentina captain, Lionel Messi, has named Aston Villa shot-stopper, Emiliano Martinez, as ‘one of the best goalkeepers in the world’. The Paris Saint-Germain forward also described Martinez as ‘fundamental’, adding that he has established himself in the game. Messi said this following Martinez’s impressive display for Argentina in their 3-0 win over Uruguay in a World Cup qualifier in the earlier hours of Monday. Martinez made two stunning saves to keep out Atletico Madrid’s Luis Suarez in the first half before goals from Messi, Rodrigo De Paul and Lautaro Martinez gave Argentina the win over Uruguay. “Dibu [Emiliano] Martinez is fundamental,” said Messi, via TNT Sports. “When they come to him, he always responds. “He established himself in goal and we have one of the ...
Osinbajo dangerous as Buhari, they plot evils affecting Nigeria together – Sowore
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Osinbajo dangerous as Buhari, they plot evils affecting Nigeria together – Sowore

Rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, has described Vice President Yemi Osinbajo as an evil and dangerous man. Sowore claimed that Osinbajo is as dangerous as President Muhammadu Buhari. The RevolutionNow activist alleged that Osinbajo and Buhari plot the evil plaguing Nigeria together. In a series of tweets on Monday, Sowore claimed that Buhari is deceiving Osinbajo with a succession plan. According to Sowore, Osinbajo is informed about all actions taken by the current administration. He wrote: “I’ve said it several times that @ProfOsinbajo is as dangerous as his principal, @MBuhari! “They plot all the evils afflicting this country together. “He’s in on every action of the regime. Because Muhammadu Buhari’s deceiving the Bozo that he plans to hand over power to him. “He...
2022 World Cup qualifiers: ‘Questions should be asked about Gernot Rohr – Former Super Eagles player, Mutiu Adepoju says
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2022 World Cup qualifiers: ‘Questions should be asked about Gernot Rohr – Former Super Eagles player, Mutiu Adepoju says

Former Super Eagles midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju has described the Super Eagles’ 1-0 defeat to the Central African Republic in the 2022 Fifa World Cup qualifiers as very disappointing, saying questions should be asked about coach Gernot Rohr after Nigeria recorded their first defeat on the road to Qatar despite dominating play in Lagos on Thursday, October 7. Gernot Rohr’s men were stunned after second-half substitute Karl Namnganda broke the deadlock in the 90th minute following a mix-up between centre-backs William Troost-Ekong and Leon Balogun. Despite the presence of Victor Osimhen, Kelechi Iheanacho, Moses Simon, Taiwo Awoniyi, Samuel Kalu and Ahmed Musa in the frontline, Nigeria couldn't score a goal against CAR ranked 124th in the world. Adepoju now says he expects the Niger...
#BBNaija: Angel’s mother replies follower who told her she didn’t give her daughter good home training
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#BBNaija: Angel’s mother replies follower who told her she didn’t give her daughter good home training

Titi, mother of Big Brother Naija star, Angel has replied a follower who told her that she didn't give her daughter good home training. The follower had made the comment during a question and answer session Titi had on Instagram. Angel's mother who described the person who made the comment as a "perfect human", added that the social media user should stop judging and raise their own kids right when they give birth.
I never believed I’d play with Messi – Mbappe
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I never believed I’d play with Messi – Mbappe

Paris Saint-Germain forward, Kylian Mbappe, has described playing with Lionel Messi as “something else”. Messi moved to the Ligue 1 side as a free agent from Barcelona in the summer. In moving to PSG, the Argentine superstar joined Mbappe and Neymar to make up one of the most talented front three in football history. Mbappe, who pushed to leave for Real Madrid shortly after Messi’s arrival, admits that playing alongside the five-time Ballon D’Or winner is something he could have never envisaged. “I never imagined him coming here!” Mbappe told L’Equipe. “He’s one of the rare players who I put in the ‘impossible-for-me-to-play-with’ category. “For me, he was never going to leave Barcelona. I am savouring every moment alongside him. You can’t forget that it remains a privi...
UCL: You’re not good enough – Thomas Tuchel to Chelsea stars after 1-0 loss to Juve
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UCL: You’re not good enough – Thomas Tuchel to Chelsea stars after 1-0 loss to Juve

Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel has described his team that lost 1-0 to Juventus in the Champions League group stage match on Wednesday as slow and tired. The German said his team was not ‘good enough’ during the disappointing loss to the struggling Italians. Federico Bernardeschi set up Federico Chiesa for a calmly finished goal 10 minutes into the second half to give Juve all three points. Thomas Tuchel’s side struggled to break down the Juventus defence and the German coach was disappointed with the goal his team conceded. “It’s impossible at this level to concede a goal like this. We know what’s coming, we got punished for it,” the German manager said after the match. “We started not sharp enough, the first 10-15 minutes should’ve been much more sharp, put mo...
”I love you so much and I mean it”- Adaeze Yobo tells husband, Joseph Yobo, as he turns a year older
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”I love you so much and I mean it”- Adaeze Yobo tells husband, Joseph Yobo, as he turns a year older

Ex-beauty queen, Adaeze Yobo, took to her IG page to profess her love for her husband, Joseph Yobo, as he turns a year older. The mum of three who described her husband of eleven years as her Chief wrote ''6/09 ~ A special baby boy was born My Chief My Mr, Askim, Today, Tomorrow, Forever ... I’m Yours. Happy Birthday @josephyobo1 I love you so much and I mean it '' Happy birthday to him!
BBNaija: Boma is disgusting – Tacha takes sides with Angel
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BBNaija: Boma is disgusting – Tacha takes sides with Angel

BBNaija reality star, Tacha has reacted to the fight that broke out between Angel and Boma on Thursday evening. Boma and Angel on Thursday evening engaged in a heated argument after the former called Angel a kiss and tell’ Angel responded and said she never told anyone what happened between both of them at the executive lounge. This escalated as they insulted each other and exchanged hurtful words. Boma called Angel a mental patient, adding that being on Big Brother Naija is her biggest achievement in life. Reacting and taking sides, Tacha described Boma as disgusting. According to her, Boma’s action was totally unnecessary. On her Twitter page, Tacha wrote: “Boma is disgusting, totally unnecessary. “Angel is an Angel Finally hah cause!! Disqualification 2.0.”...
Review current revenue sharing formula now – Masari tells FG
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Review current revenue sharing formula now – Masari tells FG

Katsina State governor, Aminu Bello Masari, has described the current federal government revenue formula as stale and lopsided while calling for a review to make it generally acceptable. According to Governor Masari, the current arrangement puts more resources at the centre while leaving the state and local government with a lot of burdens. The Katsina Governor made the remark while playing host to the Chairman, Federal Revenue and Fiscal Commission and his team who were in the state on a sensitization visit on Tuesday. According to Masari, Nigeria needs devolution of power to enable the state and local government to harness resources to develop the state.
Two dead as thunder, flood wreak havoc in Ikirun
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Two dead as thunder, flood wreak havoc in Ikirun

Two teenagers were on Sunday evening struck to death by lightning at Yayi praying ground area of Ikirun, Ifelodun Local Government Area of Osun State. Information made available to DAILY POST indicates that the two teens were siblings. Their deaths, it was indicated, may have been due to the lightning which eyewitnesses described as heavy. An eyewitness, Ifedolapo, who spoke to this medium stated that as at the time he left the scene of the incident, the parents of the deceased teens were yet to turn up and their corpses were still not recovered. Also, as a result of the evening downpour throughout Osun, some parts of Ikirun town experienced ravaging floods which wreaked untold havoc in residents of the town. Areas like Oja-Oba, Agun, Isale-Ikirun, Total filling station alon...
Ferdinand names Chelsea star Tuchel turned to ‘animal’, best defender in Premier League
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Ferdinand names Chelsea star Tuchel turned to ‘animal’, best defender in Premier League

A former Premier League star, Rio Ferdinand, has described Chelsea’s central defender, Antonio Rudiger as an ‘animal’ who has become one of the best in the Premier League. Ferdinand, a former Manchester United defender, pointed out that Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel has changed ‘animal’ Rudiger into a perfect player. The former England star said this while praising the impact Tuchel has made so far in his short reign at Chelsea. He noted that sacked Frank Lampard will be watching the success of his successor and question his inability to get the best out of certain players during his reign. Germany international, Rudiger found himself out in the cold under Lampard but has been reinvigorated under Tuchel, becoming a rock at the heart of the Chelsea defe...
Gov Sanwo-Olu, David Mark mourn former Ekiti administrator, Olurin
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Gov Sanwo-Olu, David Mark mourn former Ekiti administrator, Olurin

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday, mourned the death of the late former Sole Administrator of Ekiti, retired Brig.-Gen Adetunji Olurin. DAILY POST had reported that Olurin, who was also a former Military Governor of Oyo State and Field Commander of ECOMOG Peacekeeping Force in Liberia, died in LUTH on Aug. 20, died after a brief illness, at the age of 76. Reacting, Sanwo-Olu, in a condolence message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Gboyega Akosile, described the late Olurin as a committed officer and elder statesman, who served his country passionately. He also extolled Olurin’s contributions to governance in Oyo state and Ekiti, as military governor and sole administrator in the two states respectively. ”On behalf of the govern...
Jos massacre, very sad, unfortunate – Gov Mohammed
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Jos massacre, very sad, unfortunate – Gov Mohammed

Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed, on Monday, condemned, in strong terms, last Saturday’s attack by Irigwe militia in Jos, Plateau State, on innocent travellers who were returning home after attending the annual Zikr in Bauchi, marking the commencement of the New Islamic year, Hijrah 1443. The governor’s condemnation was contained in a release signed by his Special Adviser (Media), Mukhtar Gidado and made available to DAILY POST in Bauchi. According to the release, “The governor described the attack, which claimed the lives of 25 persons, as very sad and unfortunate cognizant of the fact that they were innocent citizens travelling peacefully.” Governor Mohammed, however, called for calm among residents, advising people not to take laws into their hands. ...
Gov Fintiri mourns Ahmed Joda
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Gov Fintiri mourns Ahmed Joda

Governor Fintiri, in a condolence message released to newsmen Friday evening by his Press Secretary, Humwashi Wonosikou, described the late “elder statesman, technocrat and super Permanent Secretary in his public service career” as an epitome of discipline and integrity. “I received the news of the death of your late father, husband and grandfather with shock and sadness. This came at a time his wealth of experience and wisdom were most needed. I am, however, consoled that he lived an exemplary life and left a legacy of selfless service to the community,” the governor said in the message addressed to the bereaved family. Fintiri said Ahmed Joda loved his people and the country, adding that “the administrator, journalist and politician would be sorely missed, having contributed immens...
He is a Magician, a Sorcerer and calls himself a Prophet- Rev Chris Okotie Criticises late T.B Joshua in new Video
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He is a Magician, a Sorcerer and calls himself a Prophet- Rev Chris Okotie Criticises late T.B Joshua in new Video

Clergyman, Rev Chris Okotie, has described the late founder of The Synagogue, Church of all Nations, Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, popularly known as TB Joshua, as a magician who carried Bible around.Recall that Okotie, who never hid his dislike for Joshua even while he was alive, had described T.B Joshua as the “Wizard at Endor”, shortly after his death in June. In a video shared on social media on Sunday, August 8 titled ''The Truth about T.B Joshua'', Okotie described Joshua as a man who projected himself as another ''Jesus''. He said Joshua was a fake prophet who went about carrying a bible with him. “Greetings in the name of the Lord Jesus. What is the truth about TB Joshua? Who was he? Was he a product of Christianity? Or a practitioner of shamanism? Was he a servant...
Why I Attended Obi Cubana Mother’s Burial In Anambra – Abba Kyari Opens Up
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Why I Attended Obi Cubana Mother’s Burial In Anambra – Abba Kyari Opens Up

Deputy Commissioner of Police and leader of the Inspector-General of Police’s Intelligence Response Team, Abba Kyari, has described Obi Cubana as one of the most hardworking entrepreneurs he knows. Kyari said this while giving reasons for attending his mother’s burial which was held at Oba in Idemili North Local Government of Anambra State. Abba Kyari (in black) at the ceremony The event, which was attended by businessmen, politicians, musicians, and actors stirred reactions online after Abba Kyari was spotted in the pictures. But, Kyari in a post on Facebook, said he attended the funeral despite his busy schedule because of Obi Cubana’s good nature. His post read: “Obinna Iyiegbu popularly known as Obi Cubana is one of the most hardworking entrepreneurs and Humb...
How Obasanjo Warned Us That Buhari Is Unfit To Rule Nigeria – Oyinlola Speaks
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How Obasanjo Warned Us That Buhari Is Unfit To Rule Nigeria – Oyinlola Speaks

Olagunsoye Oyinlola, a former governor of Osun State, has bemoaned what he described as “the failure” of the President, Muhammadu Buhari, to deliver on his campaign promises. Oyinlola, who said that he played a critical role in the campaign that brought Buhari to power, said he was regretful of his action, adding that he should have listened to former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s warning that Buhari was unfit to govern the country. The former governor said this in an interview he granted BBC Yoruba, which was monitored by our correspondent. Oyinlola said, “I am saddened that Buhari said he did not know what restructuring is. I played an important role in the process that brought Buhari to power. One of the policies we sold to the South was restructuring but it was shocking th...
Sound Sultan’s death unsettled me, he left strong messages for Nigeria – Gov Makinde
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Sound Sultan’s death unsettled me, he left strong messages for Nigeria – Gov Makinde

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Sunday, described the death of an Iseyin Oyo State-born singer, Lanre Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan, as a huge loss to the state and the entertainment world. The governor, in a statement by Mr Moses Alao, his Special Assistant on Print Media, described the incident as the demise of a great ambassador of the state, adding that Sound Sultan’s death unsettled him. Makinde commiserated with the immediate family of the deceased, the Iseyin community and the entertainment industry, noting that Sound Sultan left strong messages for the Nigerian society.
Kaduna Speaker mourns Bala Bantex
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Kaduna Speaker mourns Bala Bantex

The Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Alhaji Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani, has described the death of the immediate former deputy governor of Kaduna state, Arc. Bala Barnabas Bantex as devastating. He said he received the news of the death of the former deputy governor of the state with great shock, describing his demise as so sad. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani, Alhaji Zailani described late Bala Barnabas Bantex as an astute politician, peace maker and bridge builder. The Speaker, therefore, condoled the Government and people of Kaduna State, his immediate family, friends and associates over the loss. He also condoled the people of Southern Kaduna and Kaura Local Government where he hails from and gained poli...
Carragher wants three players dismissed from Arsenal, says Aubameyang, lazy
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Carragher wants three players dismissed from Arsenal, says Aubameyang, lazy

Liverpool legend, Jamie Carragher, has described Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s performances for the Gunners this season as ‘lazy’. Carragher also urged Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, to get rid of three Arsenal players, Alexandre Lacazette, Nicolas Pepe and Willian. According to him, It will be a ‘painful’ process for Arsenal, but Lacazette, Pepe and Willian need to move on. The former defender stated this ahead of Arsenal’s Europa League tie against Slavia Praha on Thursday. Arteta’s side head to the game after losing 3-0 to Liverpool in the Premier League over the weekend. “It’s going to take a lot of pain for Arsenal,” Carragher told Sky Sports. “It’s the players, get rid of them. Stick with Arteta and get the young players in the team. “Odegaard h...
Those Calling for my Arrest are Clowns – Sheikh Gumi
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Those Calling for my Arrest are Clowns – Sheikh Gumi

Prominent Islamic cleric Sheikh Gumi has described those calling for his arrest over his meetings and plea for dialogue with bandits, as clowns. In an interview with Daily Post, the cleric who noted that he’s not the first to hold dialogue with bandits, added that government officials also attend his meetings with the bandits. Gumi said; “Even the Kaduna State governor dialogued with them, Zamfara governor dialogued with them. “I’m not the first person that started dialoguing with them (bandits). I only added value, and I find them to be religious; religion is the only thing that teaches you that blood has sanctity. So this is the religious angle. I’m trying to gather them and teach them that there is sanctity to life. They cannot kill, rape and so on. This is the addition...
Cryptocurrency is a shortcut business, invest in real assets like cows – Former Presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba reacts to CBN’s directive
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Cryptocurrency is a shortcut business, invest in real assets like cows – Former Presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba reacts to CBN’s directive

Former Presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba has waded into the cryptocurrency controversy which was triggered by the Central Bank of Nigeria's letter in which financial institutions were asked to close accounts "dealing in cryptocurrencies or facilitating payments for cryptocurrency".   Garba Adamu in his tweet alleged that many people have lost money through cryptocurrencies which he described as a "shortcut business". He also advised Nigerians to invest in real assets like cows.   The presidential aspirant added that "Cow Ranching business is more lucrative than all cryptocurrencies combined."   He tweeted;   Better Investments! Those who might have lost their monies through a shortcut business called Crypto should learn to invest on real assets, l...
Government of the herdsmen by the herdsmen and for the herdsmen, Buhari should be President for all – Mr Macaroni
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Government of the herdsmen by the herdsmen and for the herdsmen, Buhari should be President for all – Mr Macaroni

Popular Instagram comedian, Mr Macaroni has lashed out at the Buhari-led administration over the way they've handled the herdsmen crisis in the country so far.   The comedian who described the present administration as a "government of the herdsmen, by the herdsmen and for the herdsmen", appealed to Buhari to be president for all.   Mr Macaroni who stated that no Nigerian is more Nigerian than the other, affirmed that people have the right to live even as herdsmen have the right to graze.   He tweeted;   Government of the herdsmen, by the herdsmen and for the herdsmen. No Nigerian is more Nigerian than the other. As much rights as the herdsmen have to graze, so does other Nigerians have to live. When did grazing become series of killing and kidn...
‘Our lives have changed’ – Madagascar’s Andriatsima recounts experience in quarantine
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‘Our lives have changed’ – Madagascar’s Andriatsima recounts experience in quarantine

Owing to the coronavirus pandemic, the 35-year-old is confined to Saudi Arabia and he has described what life in isolation is like Faneva Andriatsima has opened up on what life is like in isolation as football-related activities are suspended across the globe due to Covid-19. The Saudi Arabian Premier League was put on hold with the 35-year-old boasting of just five appearances for new team Al Feiha after a move from Abha. The Madagascan has had to stay in the Asian country as there was no chance for him to travel back home, and he has described the situation as "delicate". “For several weeks, our lives have changed. As the virus spreads in Europe, we started playing matches behind closed doors,” Andriatsima told RFI. “We played two games under these conditions. Then the a...
What Brendan Rodgers Said About Ndidi’s Quality Ahead of Leicester with West Ham clash
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What Brendan Rodgers Said About Ndidi’s Quality Ahead of Leicester with West Ham clash

  Leicester City boss, Brendan Rodgers has described Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi as a phenomenal player. He also said that not many players do the job the Nigerian does in the defensive midfield. Rodgers spoke at his press conference on Tuesday ahead Leicester City’s midweek clash with West Ham United. The Foxes have been unable to win all three matches they played in the absence of Ndidi who is recovering from injury. “He’s a real colossal player for us. He allows to defend and to defend forward. “He covers a lot of space for our attacking players and there’s not too many players better than him who do that job. “He’s a phenomenal player. To have him back early is a huge boost for us. He has been a miss, no doubt.”
Yoruba men are trash – Stefflon Don’s BFF, Empress says
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Yoruba men are trash – Stefflon Don’s BFF, Empress says

Stefflon Don's bestie, Empress who has been in Nigeria for quite some time with her has described Yoruba men as trash. What inspired the diss is still not known, but the singer's BFF shared her thoughts about Yoruba men via an Instastory post. She wrote; Yoruba men are TRASH! I said what I said
9 Years Old Boy marries 6-year-old Girl in Uganda
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9 Years Old Boy marries 6-year-old Girl in Uganda

Two children aged nine and six were married in one of the most bizarre cultural events held in Nakapyata Village, Buyende Town Council in Buyende District in eastern Uganda. The boy, a Primary Four pupil at Buyende Light Primary School and the girl, who were both reportedly born with ‘two teeth’, were married on Monday and given a ‘matrimonial hut’ to live in as a couple. Under the laws of Uganda, it is illegal for persons under the age of 18 to get married or get involved in sexual intercourse. It is alleged the two children started ‘dating’ when the boy was three years old and the girl was just three months of age. The development would later galvanise the bond between both families, with Mr Delifazi Mulame, the boy’s father repeatedly referring to the girl as ‘my son...
Genevieve Nnaji Talks About Her Own Type of Feminism
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Genevieve Nnaji Talks About Her Own Type of Feminism

Nollywood actress Genevieve Nnaji, has described her own type of feminism as being about human rights. The actress made this revelation while speaking at the London School of Economics Africa Summit, where she mentioned that everyone has a right to live life just they way they desire it to be. She said; “I think my own feminism is just human rights. I am a human who has a right to having choices. I can do whatever I want, whenever I want. It’s just that simple. If I were a man, it will be the same thing. At the end of the day, I was born alone, I will die alone, I breathe alone, so I definitely have rights to how I want to live my life.” Watch the Video: Video Player
You lack capacity to govern Imo, Okorocha fires Ihedioha
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You lack capacity to govern Imo, Okorocha fires Ihedioha

Imo State governor,  Rochas Okorocha, on Sunday said that the governor-elect, Chief Emeka Ihedioha lacks the capacity to govern a “complex” state like Imo. The Imo governor who was reacting to the allegation by the governor-elect that the state government withdrew N17 billion shortly after the governorship election,  stated that he (Ihedioha) has never had any corporate experience apart from being a professional politician. He described the allegation as frivolous and cheap blackmail. The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo in a statement,  stated that,  “Chief Emeka Ihedioha, who was announced the winner of the governorship election in the State on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been making careless media statements and unfounded alle...
Chukwueze: Eagles Debut A Dream Come True
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Chukwueze: Eagles Debut A Dream Come True

Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze has described his international debut for Nigeria as the completion of a “dream year.” The 19-year-old’s skill and impressive left foot caught the eye after starting for the Super Eagles in Tuesday’s 0-0 friendly draw against Uganda in Asaba. Chukwueze is enjoying a breakthrough season, scoring in both the League and Spanish Cup despite only earning promotion to the first team from the reserves. “Making my debut for Nigeria only completes a dream year in my professional life,” he told BBC Sport. “I’ve played and scored for Villarreal this year, and I never expected to get a chance to get into the Super Eagles team, but everything is happening like a dream. “Some people wait for several years to live a dream but I am grateful to Villarreal a...
Fayose Reacts To Presentation Of Buhari’s WAEC Certificate
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Fayose Reacts To Presentation Of Buhari’s WAEC Certificate

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose has reacted to the presentation of a West African Examination Council (WAEC) certificate to President Muhammadu Buhari in Aso rock on Friday. Fayose described the development as a "national embarrassment, PoliticsNGR gathered. The President was presented with an 'Attestation of Result' by a WAEC official on Friday, November 2, 2018. Fayose took to Twitter on Saturday to express his displeasure. He wrote; "If it was this easy to get WAEC to issue the "Attestation/Confirmation Certificate, why waiting this long? Why contesting four times without a single certificate? So when will the military produce the credentials that he claimed are with them? Many questions begging for answers. "My consolation is that (provided they will allow...
”Buhari Is By Far The Most Successful Fraudster In The History Of Nigeria” – Eedris Abdulkareem
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”Buhari Is By Far The Most Successful Fraudster In The History Of Nigeria” – Eedris Abdulkareem

Veteran Nigerian rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem has described President Buhari as the ' the most successful fraudster in the history of Nigeria'.   In a recent Instagram post, the controversial rapper wrote, 'Buhari is by far the most successful fraudster in the history of Nigeria. First he was fraudulently enlisted into the Nigerian army. He fraudulently gained promotion that he wasn't qualified for while in the army'. He went on to say, 'he truncated our democracy and rendered Nigerians poor and helpless. He turned the Petroleum Trust Fund to Petroleum Trust Fraud to help Abacha loot his way to the grave. He came back, deceived 15 million Nigerians with fake integrity and became a president without the required certificate. He gained an unrestricted access to our national tre...
Chimamanda Adichie Calls Melania Trump Racist
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Chimamanda Adichie Calls Melania Trump Racist

Acclaimed Nigerian author, Chimamanda Adichie has described United States First Lady, Melania Trump as racist. Adichie made the statement in a recent interview with international magazine, Esquire UK where she talked about her stance on feminism, Melania Trump’s visit to Africa and racism. When asked if she thought Melania Trump was racist, she answered in the positive with reference to Melania’s recent visit to Africa. She said: “Had you asked me this question yesterday, I would have said ‘yes’ and my evidence would be that she supported her husband when he was being incredibly racist to Barack Obama. “But I just watched an interview that she gave and I was just appalled by it. She sort of stepped out of a colonial 1750 guidebook about how to be in Africa. “There’s a pith h...
‘Late Tunde Idiagbon Was A Very Rare Example Of Loyalty To Fatherland’ – Buhari
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‘Late Tunde Idiagbon Was A Very Rare Example Of Loyalty To Fatherland’ – Buhari

President Buhari has described the late Major General Tunde Idiagbon as 'a very rare example of what loyalty to fatherland and to a superior should be. Tunde was strong, loyal and extremely committed to the cause of positively changing the narrative about Nigeria, which the administration set out to do at that time'. The president spoke today when he received APC governorship aspirants and members of the party from the three senatorial zones of Kwara State at State House, he recalled how his former deputy, from Kwara State, who, while on pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia when the administration was overthrown in 1985, insisted on returning to the country despite the political uncertainty especially as he had learnt that he, as Commander-in-Chief at that time, had not been killed in the tak...
Mourinho Furious As Chelsea Salvage Unbeaten Record
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Mourinho Furious As Chelsea Salvage Unbeaten Record

Jose Mourinho described conceding a 96th minute equaliser to draw 2-2 at Chelsea as an “awful result” for Manchester United, but played down a melee involving players and staff from both sides after Ross Barkley’s late strike. Mourinho had to be restrained by stewards when one of Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri’s backroom staff, Marco Ianni, ran in front of the Portuguese to celebrate as the hosts salvaged their unbeaten start under the Italian. The United manager then also gestured with three fingers towards the Chelsea fans in reference to the three Premier League titles he won for the club in two spells in charge. “I did not get respect back from Chelsea (fans) but that is not my responsibility,” said Mourinho. Sarri said he had gone with Ianni after the match to offer his apologies to...
Fayemi Lacks Integrity To Say The Truth – Fayose
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Fayemi Lacks Integrity To Say The Truth – Fayose

Former Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has described the statement credited to Governor Kayode Fayemi that his administration was an error as a mere political statement that shouldn’t be taken serious. Fayose, who reacted through his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, in a press statement issued in Ado Ekiti on Wednesday, said that the Ekiti people knew that his administrations both the first and second, were never an error, rather they brought unparalleled blessings and development to the state. Adelusi said, “We are not surprised by what Governor Fayemi said because in the first instance going by Nigeria and the kind of politics being played, he cannot praise the good works of Fayose and besides that, as a new governor he must say something to impress the peop...

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