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Tinubu will make a good president – Olubadan
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Tinubu will make a good president – Olubadan

The Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji, has endorsed the idea of the All Progressives Congress (APC ) National Leader, Bola Tinubu, vying for the Nigerian Presidency in 2023. The Olubadan expressed his support while receiving members of the Tinubu Vanguard, a support group for Tinubu’s presidency project in Ibadan on Saturday. The Director-General of Tinubu Vanguard, Dr Johnny Benjamin, said this in a statement on Saturday. Olubadan described Tinubu as a good man whose stewardship as president would consolidate on the progressive agenda of the APC and propel Nigeria to the path of economic prosperity and sustainable development. “Tinubu is a good man and I will do everything within my power to support his candidacy for the 2023 presidential poll,” he said. The direct...
We don’t want secession or war in the South East – Governor Umahi says
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We don’t want secession or war in the South East – Governor Umahi says

Ebonyi state governor, Dave Umahi, has said that the Southeastern region of Nigeria does not want war but rather wants to be a part of a fair Nigeria. Umahi who is the Chairman of the Southeast Governors Forum spoke on security cooperation between Federal Government and the Southeast Governors at the statehouse today May 20. "The situation in the South East is a mixture of reality, fake news and war propaganda. There are rightful agitations in the Southeast, but they've been hijacked. In the Southeast, we don’t want war, we don’t want to secede, we want to be a part of a fair Nigeria where justice, equity and freedom exist," he stated Gov Umahi endorsed ban on open grazing, saying it’s the right decision, especially in Southeast which does not have historical grazing routes/reserv...
How PDP Governors, Chieftains Endorsed Obaseki, Shaibu Ticket
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How PDP Governors, Chieftains Endorsed Obaseki, Shaibu Ticket

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, will be allowed to run with his deputy, Philip Shaibu, on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party if he (Obaseki) emerges winner at the PDP primary slated for Tuesday, June 23, in Benin, Edo State, Saturday PUNCH has learnt. It was gathered that this was one of the issues discussed at the meeting the governor had with leaders of the party and some of its governors in Abuja on Wednesday. Sources at the meeting, who spoke with one of our correspondents, said Obaseki pleaded that he be allowed to run with Shaibu if he eventually won the party primary. The governor was said to have described his deputy as a loyal friend and that he remained a pillar in what he described as the battle to rid the state of godfatherism. The party leaders ...
Agbowu Sues Oluwo of Iwo over Alleged Assault, Demands N100 Million Damages
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Agbowu Sues Oluwo of Iwo over Alleged Assault, Demands N100 Million Damages

The Agbowu of Ogbaagba, Oba Dhikirullahi Akinropo has dragged the Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Adewale Akanbi to court over an alleged assault last month. We reported last month that the Oluwo of Iwo allegedly physically assaulted the Agbowu, this led to his suspension by the Osun State Traditional Rulers Council. The Agbowu of Ogbaagba, Oba Dhikirullahi Akinropo has now taken legal steps, as he sued the Oluwo before an Osun State High Court, sitting in Osogbo. He is reportedly also seeking the payment of N100 million as general damages for the assault on his person. According to the writ of summons endorsed by his counsel Soji Oyetayo and obtained by journalists in the state, the Agbowu also sought the court to grant the award of N1 million against the defendants as cost of enlisting...
Mercy Johnson Tears Up As Her Latest Movie Get Massively Endorsed By Nigerians
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Mercy Johnson Tears Up As Her Latest Movie Get Massively Endorsed By Nigerians

Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson in a recent social media post revealed how tears filled her eyes as her movie got the attention she never expected in Nigeria. Posting a video from HRM Dr. Micheal Ameh Oboni II, the Attah of Igala land, she revealed that she can’t find the exact words to describe how she feels. Sharing the video, she wrote; “I didn’t know when tears fell from my eyes Telling an authentic story for the people was always our goal. I humbly thank HRM Dr. Micheal Ameh Oboni II, the Attah of Igala land for connecting with our work. The highest grossing Nollywood epic of all time is still in cinemas!! Go watch @thelegendofinikpi #TheLegendofInikpi today” Video Player http://talkofnaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/86372780_190611265491532_332746133023263...
Beyoncé diet plan revealed as been ‘dangerous’
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Beyoncé diet plan revealed as been ‘dangerous’

A diet endorsed by US pop singer Beyoncé "could be dangerous," the British Association for Nutrition and Lifestyle Medicine has told the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme. Subscribers to the 22-day plan pay $14 to access plant-based recipes. But nutritionist Daniel O'Shaughnessy says the diet could lead to "nutritional deficiencies". Beyoncé's trainer Marco Borges said the singer was "mindful of the importance of proper nutrition and exercise". The original diet was created in 2013 but the singer is now promoting Beyoncé's Kitchen, the plan she followed in preparation for her comeback performance at the 2018 Coachella festival after having twins. A promotional video released on her YouTube channel last month opens with a clip from her Homecoming film, showing her stepping ...
Tonto Dikeh: Manager denies endorsing Olakunle Churchill
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Tonto Dikeh: Manager denies endorsing Olakunle Churchill

Ambassador Chris Odey, a project consultant of the foundation run by actress Tonto Dikeh, has stated that he stands with her despite reports saying he endorsed her estranged husband Olakunle Churchill. The reports which say he endorsed Churchill were inspired by a picture which shows him posing with ATTENTION Magazine which had Churchill on the cover. Reacting to the report, Chris Odey shared; Good morning fam. I was surprised last night @Transcorp Hilton Abuja when fellow event organisers drew my attention to a publication making arounds about me. The said picture which the publisher of the magazine pleaded that I kindly endorsed for him. was done by me innocently in which I jokingly said hmmmm this one wey na Churchill dey the cover…well ATTENTION MAGAZINE na una sabi. Then ...
Nobody is perfect but Atiku is far better than Buhari – Obasanjo
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Nobody is perfect but Atiku is far better than Buhari – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that although no human being is perfect, the PDP presidential candidate in the just concluded presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, was by far better that President Buhari. According to the former president, Atiku who was his Vice President when he was in office, is politically, economical and socially more sound than Buhari. Obasanjo said this over the weekend when the Southwest PDP leaders led by the party’s National Vice Chairman (South West), Dr Eddy Olafeso, visited him at his Pent-House Residence in Abeokuta, Ogun State. Recall that the former President in a series of letters, slammed President Buhari, saying he was mentally and physically unfit to preside over the affairs of Nigeria. Speaking at his meeting on Sunday, Obasanj...
Tinubu Endorses Joseph Yobo’s Sports Academy
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Tinubu Endorses Joseph Yobo’s Sports Academy

Former super eagles captain, Joseph Yobo has taking his new project for blessings. Yobo who recently launched the academy visited Tinubu to give it an endorsement, and Baba did just that. He later shared a photo of both of them together.
I Will Sue Presidency For Claiming I Endorsed Buhari — SNC Presidential Candidate, Ayo Da Silva
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I Will Sue Presidency For Claiming I Endorsed Buhari — SNC Presidential Candidate, Ayo Da Silva

The presidential candidate of the Save Nigeria Congress, Ayo Da Silva, has vowed to sue the Presidency for claiming that he had endorsed Buhari and had withdrawn from the race. Da Silva said this during an interview with our correspondent on Friday. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, had said in a statement that the “candidate of the Save Nigeria Congress, Ahmed Buhari,” had endorsed the President. However, it was learnt that Ahmed Buhari was the candidate of the Sustainable National Party and not the SNC. Speaking with our correspondent on Friday, however, Da Silva described the incident as deliberate mischief on the part of the Presidency and lamented that it was capable of confusing voters on Saturday. “I have taken the decision...
Meet The 12 Presidential Candidates That Endorsed President Buhari Today
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Meet The 12 Presidential Candidates That Endorsed President Buhari Today

There is compelling need for historians and economists to document the 16 years squander-mania and mismanagement by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), so that future generations would not repeat the same mistakes, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. The President spoke at State House, Abuja, Thursday, while receiving members of the Forum of Presidential Candidates & Political Parties for Good Governance, who decided to subordinate their ambitions, and have directed their supporters to vote for the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate. "I am overwhelmed by your patriotism. The least you could do was to deny me votes in your immediate constituencies. However much your people loved me, they would have voted for their own first. I am really overwhelmed by your support," Pr...
Wizkid Advises Against Voting Someone Because A Paid Celebrity Endorsed Them
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Wizkid Advises Against Voting Someone Because A Paid Celebrity Endorsed Them

Wizkid has taken to social media to pen down a message to his fans advising them against voting someone because a paid celebrity endorsed them. According to him, voters should not be influenced by people who have already collected money from politicians. “Don’t let anybody wen don collect money influence ur vote to tell u who’s right or not! Use yot head! Vote wisely! I’m for whoever the people vote. Vote who you like…vote wisely. If u ’re old enough to get a PVC, u’re old enough to think! Don’t sell ur vote…uir vote can make a difference! Go out and vote! “And Politicians wey Dey enter stop joking with peoples lives! U’re responsible for the lives of millions of people and ur decisions affects all. Help us make Naija a better place!!! Make una use una head! One Love!” he wrote....
Witches In Nigeria Endorse Atiku
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Witches In Nigeria Endorse Atiku

The association of white witches in Nigeria, AWWN, has endorsed the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar as the next president of the country. In a telephone chat with Sunday Independent, the association said the victory of the former Vice President was sealed in two meetings held at Obudu Mountain in Obudu Local Government Area of Cross River State and the Zuma Rock in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja late last month respectively. The white witches disclosed that Atiku’s major victory would be the bulk vote from the northern part of the country, including areas that President Mohammdu Buhari is expected to have a firm stronghold like some of the states in the northwest.
Buhari, Osinbajo Deserve Re-election – Pastor Andrew John Enenche
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Buhari, Osinbajo Deserve Re-election – Pastor Andrew John Enenche

The United Young Christians Forum [UYCF] under the leadership of Pastor Andrew John Enenche has taken a position ahead of the 2019 general. The group after a crucial meeting on Saturday endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo for second term. The Christian group described the duo of Buhari and Osinbajo as friends of the church who deserved every support to push the nation forward. A statement signed by Enenche at the end of the meeting hinted that the reason for adopting Buhari was further informed by the premise that many other candidates that are wooing Nigerians have not by their acts shown sufficient of God. They, therefore, warned Nigerians against accepting those that would take them back to square one. The statement below...
Obasanjo Hilariously Endorsed Atiku At Jonathan’s Book Launch (WATCH)
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Obasanjo Hilariously Endorsed Atiku At Jonathan’s Book Launch (WATCH)

A footage of Ex-President, Olusegun Obasanjo 'endorsing' his former Vice president and current presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar in Abuja on Tuesday. OBJ hilariously recognized Atiku while making his speech at the launch of a book. "My Transition Hours" authored by Former leader, Goodluck Jonathan. Watch the Video HERE Breaking News: OBJ professionally endorses H.E Atiku President 2019.What a way to crown a King by the king maker himself, the only baba in Nigeria 'Baba Obasanjo' #MyTransitionHours pic.twitter.com/PRZiscCvvU — Tony (@TonyUchendu) November 20, 2018
We Have Not Endorsed Any Presidential Candidate – Ohanaeze Makes U-turn
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We Have Not Endorsed Any Presidential Candidate – Ohanaeze Makes U-turn

Apex Igbo Organization, Ohanaeze Ndiigbo has stated that it has not officially endorsed any Presidential Candidate yet. It will be recalled that the organization made headlines recently when it welcomed the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar but speaking to newsmen on Monday in Enugu, the group's Spokesman, Mr Chuks Ibegbu said that the group will formally declare support for a candidate in January 2019. PoliticsNGR further gathered that Ibegbu asked Nigerians to reject politicians that have nothing to offer them and those that have kept them in suffering over the years. He also warned INEC against any form of electoral malfeasance calling on voters to vote and secure their votes. "Nobody should take Nigerians for a ride this time wi...
We Have Not Endorsed Atiku, Obi – Ohanaeze Youths
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We Have Not Endorsed Atiku, Obi – Ohanaeze Youths

Deputy National Publicity Secretary of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youths, Dr. Okey Nwachukwu, has said the group has not endorsed the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi, as his running mate, contrary to news making the rounds. They called on all Nigerians to disregard the purported endorsement of the Atiku/Obi ticket, and count it as the ranting of impostors using the name of Ohanaeze Ndigbo for dubious intents. In a press statement he issued to newsmen, made available to Daily Sun in Umuahia, Nwachukwu, warned that the media should investigate, properly, the source of their news before feeding the public with it. He called on politicians and Nigerians to be weary of impostors who are using the name of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youths to defraud a...
Check Out President Muhammadu Buhari’s Amazing New Photos
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Check Out President Muhammadu Buhari’s Amazing New Photos

In kicking starting his campaign ahead of the coming Presidential elections of 2019, President Buhari has released some new photos. President Muhammadu Buhari These amazing new photos of President Muhammadu Buhari were posted online as he launches his campaign for a second term in office early on Sunday morning after being overwhelmingly endorsed as candidate by 14,842,072 members of the All Progressives Congress across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory(FCT). See more photos below:
593 Delegates Endorsed Olawepo Hashim As ANN Presidential Candidate
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593 Delegates Endorsed Olawepo Hashim As ANN Presidential Candidate

Frontline presidential aspirant on the platform of the Alliance for New Nigeria, ANN, Mr. Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, has emerged as the party’s candidate in the scheduled February 16, 2019 presidential election. Olawepo-Hashim won the party’s ticket at its national convention and presidential primary election held on the premises of Ibeto Hotel in Abuja with 593 delegates in attendance. The convention ratified his candidature through a voice vote following the earlier withdrawal of another presidential aspirant, Alhaji Ibrahim Eyitayo Dan-Musa. Other presidential aspirants who had earlier indicated interest in the party’s ticket did not present themselves for screening by the party. The convention also ratified the strategic alliance between ANN and another political party, Peo...
I Will Expose Akpabio If He Dares Me – Chris Ekpenyong
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I Will Expose Akpabio If He Dares Me – Chris Ekpenyong

A former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Dr Chris Ekpenyong, said he would unleash damning records of Godswill Akpabio’s secret deals if he (Akpabio) continued in his campaign of calumny against him. Akpabio, a former governor of the state, was alleged to have castigated Ekpenyong (his kinsman) that he deceived him into defecting from the People’s Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress. It was learnt that Ekpenyong, who has been endorsed by the PDP elders and stakeholders to contest against Akpabio for the Akwa Ibom North-West Senatorial seat, described the allegation as baseless and self-serving attempt to score a cheap political point. He said, “It sounds childish that someone of that level should make this kind of baseless allegation simply because I am chall...
KWAM 1 Reveals Why He Endorsed President Buhari For 2nd Term
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KWAM 1 Reveals Why He Endorsed President Buhari For 2nd Term

Fuji lord, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal (KWAM 1) popularly known as K1 has explained why he visited President Buhari in Abuja last week and why he proudly endorsed him for second term. The veteran musician said: “I support President Buhari and want to carry it on my head because this is the first time we see a person coming twice to fight the cabal that refuses to let this country move forward. The cabal that refuses to let the people of this nation making good of the nation for themselves and for other generations to come. For the first time we have someone who looks the cabal in the face and tells them enough is enough. He had tried this when he first came as a military ruler”.
Adoke Names Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan, Others In $1.6b Malabu Oil Deal
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Adoke Names Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan, Others In $1.6b Malabu Oil Deal

Former Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice Mohammed Bello Adoke has said that three former Presidents endorsed the Settlement Agreement on the controversial $1.6billion Malabu Oil Block. They are Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, the late Umaru Yar’Adua and Dr. Goodluck Jonathan. Adoke said none of the three Presidents has disowned the agreement. He listed ex-ministers who played key roles in resolving the conflict on the oil block. They are a former AGF and Minister of Justice Bayo Ojo, former Minister of Petroleum Resources King Edmund Daukoru; ex-Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke and former Minister of Finance Olusegun Aganga. He said the recent actions of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) tended to impugn the ...
Ivy Cypriel Poses With Praiz As He Bags Another Ambassadorial Endorsement
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Ivy Cypriel Poses With Praiz As He Bags Another Ambassadorial Endorsement

One of Nigeria's Most highly rated artist Praiz Adejo was recently unveiled as Big Church Foundation Ambassador at the NGO official at Ikoyi Lagos. The mini conference ambassadorial endorsement fetched the artist a whopping entitlement of two plots of Land In Abuja worth millions of Naira ‎Discussing with Praiz on her interactive Comfort Zone chat programme, IVY Cypriel Of Crown & Glamour TV show asked him how he felt bagging two ambassador endorsement already in 2017? The R& B singer said it was a call to serve, to change impressions, promote goodwill and uphold brand image. He further buttressed how excited he was to be unveiled as the latest Ambassador of  Big Church Foundation, a reputable Non Government Organisation which has made indelible mark on the sand of time within a...

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