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Super TV CEO murder: Cheating, increase in sex drive and death are resultant effects of monogamy – Bayelsa Governor’s media aide advocates for polygamy
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Super TV CEO murder: Cheating, increase in sex drive and death are resultant effects of monogamy – Bayelsa Governor’s media aide advocates for polygamy

A media aide to Bayelsa State Governor, Bodmas Kemepadei, has reiterated his call for people to embrace polygamy. Kemepadei, who is no a stranger to controversy (read HERE and HERE ) stated this on Friday June 25, while reacting to the arrest of 21-year-old UNILAG student, Chidimma Ojukwu for the alleged murder of the Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, Usifo Ataga. According to the Bayelsa media personality, man's attempt to practice monogamy has led to cheating, heartbreaks, increase in sex drive and death. "I reiterate my earlier position, man is polygamous by nature, in man's self seeking attempt to practice monogamy, the resultant effects are; lies, cheating, heartbreaks, increase in sex drive and possibly death. So before you crucify her, please read this; According ...
Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul ends Without knockout
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Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul ends Without knockout

YouTube sensation-turned-boxer, Logan Paul, escaped a knockout against Floyd Mayweather, dragging him to the final bell in their exhibition bout in Miami on Sunday night. Paul emerged with dignity after going up against Mayweather, who retired with a perfect 50-0 record in 2017. Mayweather, now 44, swung with hurtful intentions and landed his fair share of punches, but Paul was able to hold on. At the end of the fight, both fighters embraced each other as a sign of respect. No official winner was announced, as per exhibition rules, but although a knockout was allowed, it did not materialise. Paul, to his credit, was ambitious with the punches he threw but Mayweather evaded them easily, showing glimpses of what made him one of the greatest defensive fighters of all time. ...
78% of Nigerian Power Consumers Get Less Than 12-hour daily Supply — World Bank
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78% of Nigerian Power Consumers Get Less Than 12-hour daily Supply — World Bank

Global financial body, The World Bank has revealed that 74 per cent of power users in Nigeria are have less than 12 hour  supply of electricity daily. The bank disclosed this in its Power Sector Recovery Programme (PSRP) Opinion Research Fact Sheet obtained in Abuja, stating that the findings were done after a thorough survey conducted by the financial institution. Providing highlights from its findings and analysis of the PSRP, the World bank said 93 per cent of consumers paid their electricity bills regularly whenever their units were exhausted. It said, “Seventy-six per cent (power users are) willing to pay more for electricity if supply improves. Sixty-seven per cent agree that electricity theft is a big issue and affects quality of supply. “Fifty-eight per cent do not ...
He’s still Alive – DMX’s Manager, Steve Rifkind says after false reports Surface that he Passed Away
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He’s still Alive – DMX’s Manager, Steve Rifkind says after false reports Surface that he Passed Away

Social media posts paying tribute to DMX broke out on Thursday night, stating that the American rapper passed away at the age of 50 after being taken off life support. Comedian and actress, Luenell, also helped fuel the rumours when she posted to her stories that her friend was “gone” following his hospitalization for a reported drug overdose that triggered a heart attack last week. “It is over, my friend is gone,” she wrote in the post. “Soar. Join the best that ever did it. RIP DMX.” Clarifying her post, Luenell wrote, “When your spirit leaves and your organs fail you. The body becomes just a shell. One becomes wrapped in the lords arms. That’s what ‘I’ call gone. I’m sorry to all.” A number of celebrities also paid tribute ...
COVID-19 is the Worst Disease Process I’ve Ever Worked – ICU Nurse Laments
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COVID-19 is the Worst Disease Process I’ve Ever Worked – ICU Nurse Laments

An intensive care unit (ICU) nurse has shared an insight into her daily routine of taking care of Coronavirus patients since the outbreak of the disease. In tweets @sheriantoinette shared, she stated that COVID-19 is the worst disease process she has worked with in her 8 years as an ICU nurse. She also disclosed that patients who recover from the disease might need a lung transplant or may come back with a massive heart attack or stroke because COVID-19 makes the blood thick. She tweeted; COVID 19 is the worst disease process I’ve ever worked with in my 8 years as an ICU nurse. When they say “recovered” they don’t tell you that that means you may need a lung transplant. Or that you may come back after d/c with a massive heart attack or stroke bc COVID makes your blood thick...
Nurse Mike Schultz’ Drastic Transformation Shows how Coronavirus can Ravage one’s Body
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Nurse Mike Schultz’ Drastic Transformation Shows how Coronavirus can Ravage one’s Body

Nurse Mike Schultz shocked followers when he shared a recent photo to show how COVID-19 affected his body. The formerly buff nurse was almost unrecognizable in the new photo he shared from the hospital. The 43-year-old nurse from San Francisco shared a before-and-now photo to his 30,000 Instagram followers. The picture on the left was taken about a month before he first got sick. The photo on the right was taken in a recovery ward. He said it exhausted him to stand up from the bed for a few minutes to take the picture. Speaking to BuzzFeed News, Mike narrated how he woke up thinking he'd been out for only 1 week, but a nurse told him 6 weeks had passed. He said that as he sat in his bed in a Boston hospital's coronavirus ward, he chatted with one of his favorite nurses ...
US vows to Monitor Spending of $32.8m COVID-19 Support Given to Nigeria
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US vows to Monitor Spending of $32.8m COVID-19 Support Given to Nigeria

The United States of America has spent $32.8m to support Nigeria’s response to the Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria and has vowed to monitor the spending. The US Ambassador to Nigeria, Mary Beth Leonard, said the country has put in place mechanisms to monitor and ensure judicious utilisation of the $32.8m financial aid provided to help Nigeria in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic and surveillance to block diversion of the funds. Ambassador Leonard also said there was nothing unusual with the current evacuation of American citizens in Nigeria, noting that many of them only wanted to reunite with their families having exhausted their short stay in Nigeria. The US envoy who expressed satisfaction with the response of the Federal Government to the COVID-19 pandemic assured that more f...
“Working And Being A Mum Is Not Easy. I’m Often Exhausted” Serena Williams Says
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“Working And Being A Mum Is Not Easy. I’m Often Exhausted” Serena Williams Says

Serena Williams shared a new photo of her cradling her sleeping daughter as she opened up about how hard it is balancing motherhood with a career. The professional tennis player wrote: “I am not sure who took this picture but Working and being a mom is not easy. I am often exhausted, stressed, and then I go play a professional tennis match. We keep going. I am so proud and inspired by the women who do it day in and day out. I’m proud to be this baby’s mama @olympiaohanian. #nofilter#nomakeup #nohairbursh lol #justme.” This comes after Serena’s coach, Patrick Mouratoglou said  Serena’s team might have to change their strategy because she hasn’t won a Grand Slam title since returning to tennis after childbirth.   “We have to accept the fact that it is not working,” s...
Patience Jonathan’s Cousin Arrested for Attempted Murder of Ex-lover
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Patience Jonathan’s Cousin Arrested for Attempted Murder of Ex-lover

Mr. Victor Oba said to be cousin of former first lady Patience Jonathan, has been arrested by the Bayelsa State Police Command over the attempted murder of his ex-lover, Seigha Atia. The suspect who is reportedly the manager of the former first lady’s hotel 'Aridolf Hotels and Spar', reportedly knocked down the lady with his Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV), damaged her leg beyond treatment and left her for dead. Recounting how the incident occurred, Atia whose leg will reportedly be amputated said Oba attacked her after she called off their relationship.   She told The Nation; “On the day of the incident, we had an argument and he called me and asked me to come outside of our gate to get the rest of my things in his car. He said he was driving to our area at Ox-Bow Lak...
World Athletics Championships 2019: No medals but Dabo wins admiration for sportsmanship
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World Athletics Championships 2019: No medals but Dabo wins admiration for sportsmanship

Guinea-Bissau's Braima Dabo will not win any medals at the world championships but he won the admiration of the crowd on Friday by helping exhausted Aruban Johnathan Busby across the 5,000 meters finish line in an astonishing display of sportsmanship. It was an agonizing and heartwarming end to the opening heat of the men's 5,000m as a distressed Busby, near collapse, was rescued on the final lap by Dabo and helped home, with the two men crossing the line to a rousing ovation at Khalifa Stadium. "The main objective was to represent my country as well as possible and I'm happy I could help the other guy," Portuguese-speaking Dabo told Reuters. "I saw he was not running in the right way, he was leaning, I realized he wasn't going to finish. "I knew I wasn't going to beat my personal r...
Why Do Parents Allow Their Children Do NYSC? – Omotola Says
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Why Do Parents Allow Their Children Do NYSC? – Omotola Says

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade has reacted to the postponement of the election and poor treatment of youth corpers who are being used as ad-hoc staff by INEC. According to her, 'I still maintain what I said about this program some years Ago. Is this compulsory? Why do you accept to do this and put yourself in harms way? Why do parents Allow their children do this? INEC is this how you should threat ppl’s children “serving” Nigeria? #NYSC'. She added that, 'until we are all individually ready to be defiant and stand against injustice and degradation, these Abuses won't stop. It starts in the Mind. Rise above the excuses, the "pity me" , " its hustle" , " its poverty" syndrome . You're worth More. What more can I say. Im exhausted'.
Beauty Queen Embarks On Free Medical Outreach
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Beauty Queen Embarks On Free Medical Outreach

Over two hundred residents of Nkpogu community in Port Harcourt have benefited from a free medical check-up program organized by Miss Port Harcourt City Tourism, Queen Beauty Stanley. The check up which took place at Nkpogu Community town hall, Off Trans-Amadi Industrial Layout, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, had a lot of people from different works of life in attendance. The queen who emerged last year, expressed joy on the outcome stating that she looks forward to doing it again. “It was an awesome experience and I thank God for giving me this platform and laying it in my heart to carry out the free medical orientation/outreach as part of my pet project. The outcome was awesome… I was elated that people came out to be part of the programme. It clearly shows that people truly care...
Passengers’ Protest Delay Kaduna-Abuja Train
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Passengers’ Protest Delay Kaduna-Abuja Train

Hundreds of stranded train passengers on Sunday protested over alleged underhand dealings in the sale of tickets for the Kaduna-Abuja train service. Although the train for the 4:00pm trip to Abuja had arrived on time, passengers had formed human shield preventing entry into the departure area at Rigasa station on Sunday in Kaduna. The passengers said tickets were sold for only 10 minutes before they were told it had been exhausted. A passenger, Usman Lamin, alleged that the train station officials had sold off the over 600 tickets to touts who openly sale at double the price. The passengers said the station manager must allow everyone to board the train and collect the fares along the way, otherwise no one will get in. Efforts to get official reaction was unsuccessful, but one of ...

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