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‘I want to play with Ronaldo’ – Neymar eager to link up with Juventus star amid PSG rumours
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‘I want to play with Ronaldo’ – Neymar eager to link up with Juventus star amid PSG rumours

The Brazilian says he would like to add the Portuguese star to his list of illustrious team-mates at some point in the future Neymar has revealed that he wants to play with Cristiano Ronaldo, who has been strongly linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain in recent months. PSG paid a world-record fee of €222 million (£190m/$269m) to sign Neymar in 2017 from Barcelona, where he had established himself among the best players of his generation. The Brazilian shone alongside the likes of Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez at Camp Nou, and has also thrived in a world-class squad at Parc des Princes, but still harbours ambitions to play alongside a five-time Ballon d'Or winner currently plying his trade in Italy with Juventus.
It’s crazy how this generation has normalized prostitution – Stephanie Coker
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It’s crazy how this generation has normalized prostitution – Stephanie Coker

Media personality, Stephanie Coker has said it is crazy how this generation have normalized prostitution and wants to know what she is missing.   She even asked if the Destiny's Child generation where they sang about ''Independent women'' and how many embraced it was a scam. She made the statement on her insta-story asking how it got here.    
It’s Crazy how this Generation has Normalized Prostitution- Media personality Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun
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It’s Crazy how this Generation has Normalized Prostitution- Media personality Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun

Media personality says it is crazy that this generation of humans has found a way to normalize prostitution. In a post she shared on her Instastories, the mum of one wrote; It's actually crazy how this generation have in a sense normalized prostitution, I'm not on a moral high horse or anything but if we are being honest.... Or is that the Destiny' child ''Independent women'' generation were scammed? I'm trying to be objective but''
Young man arrested for alleged $10,000 fraud
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Young man arrested for alleged $10,000 fraud

The Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested one Adeshina Lukman for an alleged case of obtaining money by false pretence and stealing to the tune of $10,000. The Head of Media and Publicity of EFCC, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, said in a statement that Mr. Adeshina was arrested on April 14, in the Ipaja/Ayobo area of Lagos, following a complaint received by the Commission from one Isa Abdulhamid Mohammed. Mohammed, in his petition, alleged that one Bashir Haruna Isa, a Bureau De Change operator, sometime in March 2020, approached him with an offer to sell $10,000, while he (Mohammed) would pay the Naira equivalent of the Dollars to him. He further alleged that when Isa requested a Dollar account where the money would be paid into, he was ...
Caitlyn Jenner Officially Files Paperwork to Run for Governor of California
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Caitlyn Jenner Officially Files Paperwork to Run for Governor of California

Caitlyn Jenner has filed paperwork to run for governor of California as Gavin Newsom faces a possible recall over his response to the COVID-19 pandemic. On Friday, April 23, the former “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” reality TV star and Olympic gold medalist released a statement saying she had filed the initial paperwork needed for the run. “I’m in!” Jenner tweeted along with a link to her campaign website. “This isn’t the California we know. This is Gavin Newsom’s California, where he orders us to stay home but goes out to dinner with his lobbyist friends,” Jenner said in a statement, referring to Newsom’s pandemic visit to the posh eatery French Laundry. "California has been my home for nearly 50 years. I came here because I knew that anyone, regardless of their backgro...
How Prince Philip’s mum risked her life to hide three members of a Jewish family and save them from Nazi death camps
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How Prince Philip’s mum risked her life to hide three members of a Jewish family and save them from Nazi death camps

The late Prince Philip’s mother, Princess Alice, is well known for her life story of being born deaf, spending time in a mental institution and finally becoming a nun, but what many don't know until now is how she showed immense courage in the face of danger by risking her own life to save a Jewish family from the Holocaust. The British princess (pictured with her husband), who was married to a Greek Prince and lived in Athens, gave shelter to widow Rachel Cohen and two of her children, Tilde and Michel (pictured below), during the Nazi occupation of Greece. According to an exclusive report by The Sun, Alice saved them from the death camps that saw the majority of the country’s 60,000 Jews murdered. Between April and May, 1943, 55,000 Jews were taken directly to the Au...
Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury Mega-fight Could Face new Delay due to Olympics
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Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury Mega-fight Could Face new Delay due to Olympics

Tyson Fury's much anticipated fight with Anthony Joshua could be further delayed due to the upcoming Olympics. The two heavyweights are looking to set a date for their unification bout which had been planned for this summer but the fight could be delayed further due Joshua's coach being involved in the Olympics with Team Great Britain. Rob McCracken, Joshua's coach, will be in Tokyo with Team GB for the Olympic Games between July 23 until August 8 which would affect Joshua's preparations. Now, Fury's promoter Frank Warren says he expects the fight to happen in late August or potentially September. Apart from that factor, a location for the bout is also set to be decided with the likes of Saudi Arabia and the USA touted as venues. Fury, who spoke earlier this week, cl...
Actress Bukky Wright gets a Range Rover Car Gift from her Son, Ojayy
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Actress Bukky Wright gets a Range Rover Car Gift from her Son, Ojayy

Actress Bukky Wright has gotten a Range Rover car from her son, Ojayy as a birthday gift. Ojayy who shared a video of the car gift he gave his mother, described her an inspiration to her generation and her children. He wrote; Please watch till the end to see the type of human being I am dealing with .. She got dressed just to enter the Car and say she’s no longer going out .... HAPPY BIRTHDAY My Love! You are truly an inspiration to your generation and most of all, to your children! You inspire me more than anybody else; To achieve the things you have so far in your xxx years will be a wonderful benchmark for anybody but I love you because you’re always pushing me to do more, to be better at everything I do and most of all to be a better person. Your heart is Gold! I wanna sa...
Prolific Poet and Actor, Craig Grant Dies at 52
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Prolific Poet and Actor, Craig Grant Dies at 52

American actor and poet, Craig 'muMs' Grant, who starred in HBO's Oz  has died at the age of 52. LAByrinth Theater Company, of which he was a member, released a statement announcing his passing. No cause of death was revealed yet. "The LAByrinth Theater family is deeply saddened to share the news of the unexpected loss of Craig 'muMs' Grant," the post read. "We'll forever miss our friend, brother, LAB member, Emcee, mentor, poet, actor, spoken-word giant, and fire-breathing teddy bear. muMs' presence, performances, and words inspired a generation. His legacy will live on, from the Bronx and into the beyond. Keep rocking the mic, Schemer!" On the acclaimed Oz, which ran from 1997 to 2003, Grant portrayed Arnold "Poet" Jackson, a heroin addict and prisoner who recites poetry for...
Grammys: “Burna Boy’s Tenacity Must be Studied and Applied to Life” – Rapper IllBliss
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Grammys: “Burna Boy’s Tenacity Must be Studied and Applied to Life” – Rapper IllBliss

Following BurnaBoy's win at the 2021 Grammy awards, rapper Illbliss says the singer's tenacity must be studied and applied to life. Posting via his Twitter handle, Illbliss wrote; ''Beyond artistic excellence and authenticity, @burnaboy 's success has to be one of the most uplifting and motivational stories of our generation. Imagine if he had given up after failing to win the first grammy. His tenacity and belief Must be studied! And then applied to life'' Burna Boy'slbum, Twice as Tall won the award over records by Antibalas (FU Chronicles), Bebel Gilberto (Agora), Anoushka Shankar (Love Letters), and Tinariwen (Amadjar).
”Your Sons and Daughters Will not Know Success”- Yung6ix rains curses on jeweller who arrested and got him jailed for few hours in the US
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”Your Sons and Daughters Will not Know Success”- Yung6ix rains curses on jeweller who arrested and got him jailed for few hours in the US

Nigerian rapper, Yung6ix has taken to social media to rain curses on a jeweller who got him arrested and jailed in the United States in 2019. Back then, Yung6ix shared a video after he got out of jail after spending some hours there. He said he was racially profiled and had threatened to sue the jeweller. Taking to his Twitter handle this morning to reflect on the experience, Yung6ix prayed that nobody should go through what he experienced in the American cell. ''My prayer is nobody should go through what I went through in American cell. Nobody except the guy who made me go through it. Your generation will not know peace until you come out and confess, your daughters and sons we will not know success until you confess. On my last breath. Racism can cause more mental health is...
Yul Edochie disagrees with his father Pete Edochie’s advice that fathers who want to gift their daughters cars should buy the car in the son-in-law’s name
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Yul Edochie disagrees with his father Pete Edochie’s advice that fathers who want to gift their daughters cars should buy the car in the son-in-law’s name

Yul Edochie has disagreed with his father, Pete Edochie, after the Nollywood veteran advised fathers, who want to gift their daughters cars, to buy the car in the daughter's husband's name Pete Edochie recently shared his opinion on marriage and he made some controversial statements. He also advised women whose husbands are cheating to buy condoms and supply their cheating husbands with them. He further accused men of this generation of being too weak as women can now talk back at them. On giving gifts, Pete Edochie said any father who wants to gift his married daughter a car and gives it in her name is destroying the daughter's marriage. He advised the father to buy the car in his son-in-law's name. But his son, Yul, disagreed with that part and he took to his Instagram...
Actress Uche Nnnanna-Maduka Calls out Women who are in the Habit of Maltreating their Housemaids
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Actress Uche Nnnanna-Maduka Calls out Women who are in the Habit of Maltreating their Housemaids

To celebrate the 2021 International Women's Day today March 8, actress Uche Nnanna-Maduka took to Instagram to call out Nigerian women guilty of maltreating their housemaids. In a video shared on her IG page, the mum of two condemned the women and urged them to change their ways or else the punishment they will suffer will visit their third generation. ''You went down to your village or wherever to pick up an innocent child, to come be your househelp. One year, two years, three years that child child is in your house doing all the house chores and taking care of your children and yet, you have refused to place her on salary. You have refused to send her to school. Not even to send her to learn a trade, a handwork and yet you pray morning and night for your own children to be useful w...
My Generation did a lot Wrong. Make it Uncomfortable for old Leaders to Remain in Government – Obasanjo tells Nigerian Youths
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My Generation did a lot Wrong. Make it Uncomfortable for old Leaders to Remain in Government – Obasanjo tells Nigerian Youths

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has asked Nigerian youths to make it uncomfortable for old leaders to remain in government. Speaking during a virtual interview with academic and historian Toyin Falola, the former President admitted his generation did a lot of wrong and also apologized to the youths. Obasanjo who noted that things are bad in the country, said Nigeria's fortune might change when youths step up. He said; “You (youths) have everything going for you and I don’t want you to feel discouraged. Things are bad in Nigeria but I believe it is only for a short while because it depends on you. “Whatever my generation might have done wrong –and I will be the first to admit that my generation has done a lot of wrong, (but) it is for your generation to do it better. ...
Anthony Joshua Hints on Retirement, Years of Fight Left
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Anthony Joshua Hints on Retirement, Years of Fight Left

World Heavyweight Champion, Anthony Joshua, has admitted he is nearing the end of his career, hinting that he has a maximum of five years left before retirement. The 31-year-old could be close to the most significant period of his career, with his camp in talks over two massive unification fights against Tyson Fury in 2021. Since he made his pro debut in 2013, Joshua has become a two-time champion. The Briton regained his WBA, IBF and WBO titles in a 2019 rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr and defended them with a knockout win over Kubrat Pulev last month. This isn’t the start of my career. I’m coming towards the end of my career,” Joshua told Sky Sports News. “I’m not someone who lives in the moment and thinks that everything is just like for now. I’m always planning ahead so I’...
Lawmakers Consider Bill to legalize Cultivation of Marijuana and Registration for its Traders
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Lawmakers Consider Bill to legalize Cultivation of Marijuana and Registration for its Traders

A bill to legalize the cultivation and trading of cannabis for medical and cosmetic use, research purposes as well as revenue generation for Nigeria has been proposed by a House of Representatives member. The bill titled ‘A Bill for an Act to Regulate the Cultivation, Possession, Availability and Trade of Cannabis for Medical and Research Use, and Related Purposes' and proposed in the Cannabis Control Bill 2020, is sponsored by Miriam Onuoha and awaiting second reading. The bill which sets conditions for the cultivation, buying, selling and consumption of the drug, allows hospitals and doctors to prescribe doses of cannabis for treatment of patients, while pharmacies and stores will be allowed to sell the drug. The bill states that a licensed seller who sells more than the pre...
Abia: Gov. Ikpeazu reveals plans for Proposed University of Science and Technology
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Abia: Gov. Ikpeazu reveals plans for Proposed University of Science and Technology

Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has received the report of the Exploratory Committee on the Establishment of Abia State International University of Science and Technology, Aba. The Governor while, speaking after he was officially presented the document by the chairman of the committee, Prof Anya.O.Anya, at a virtual session, said, “Time has come for the people of Abia to embrace science and technology in order to remain relevant in the ever-evolving world.” He also said that the project will fill a very important void of redefining the state and equally make a way for the present and future generation. The governor, who made it clear that, he is mindful of the huge financial burden that comes with such a gigantic project, noted that by the grace of God, the idea will ...
Naira Marley Reacts After Twitter User Tagged Him ‘Son Of Lucifer’
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Naira Marley Reacts After Twitter User Tagged Him ‘Son Of Lucifer’

Popular Nigerian singer and entertainer, Naira Marley, has reacted after being called ‘the beast of our time’ and son of Lucifer. The singer was given this title by a twitter user who was sharing his take on his recently released music video. The Twitter user, ‘OSquareVJ’ wrote in part: “Naira Marley should be thrown out b4 he throws our future generation off balance” Reacting to this, the singer simply asked the Twitter user if he was a rapist. He wrote: “Are you a rapist”
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Donates $3Million to Colin Kaepernick’s ‘Know Your Rights’ Camp
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Donates $3Million to Colin Kaepernick’s ‘Know Your Rights’ Camp

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Square, donated $3 million to Colin Kaepernick's Know Your Rights Camp. The Know Your Rights Camp is an organization established by former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and it is dedicated to empowering people of color. Recall that Kaepernick's NFL career ended because he took a knee during the national anthem to protest police brutality suffered by Black men and racial injustice. His action later sparked kneeling protests across the country. Following the death of George Floyd and the protests it sparked, Dorsey donated to Kaepernick's organization to support the fight against racial injustice. Dorsey said he gave "$3mm to Colin @Kaepernick7’s @yourrightscamp to advance the liberation and well-being of Black and Brown communities through ...
Jordan Hill celebrates young authors
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Jordan Hill celebrates young authors

Jordan Hill Creative Writing and Reading Workshop, last Wednesday, celebrated young, published authors, as well as hosted the public presentation of their books as part of activities marking this year’s Children’s Day tagged, Story Fest 2020. The event, which held virtually, attracted young authors comprising school children between the ages of six and 13, parents and guest speakers. Speaking at the event, the media adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Dr. Reuben Abati, in his keynote, said for Africa to develop and compete with the rest of the world, there is need to be more focus on the young generation, by “catching them young in all spheres of life.” Abati said government at all levels, especially the Ministries of Education, should support institutions like Jordan Hill...
Ben Bruce, Zlantan, Omojuwa, others on Ogoloma’s New Generation Africa platform
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Ben Bruce, Zlantan, Omojuwa, others on Ogoloma’s New Generation Africa platform

New Generation Africa is a new youth friendly media platform that is dedicated to youth-oriented conversations and activities. The platform is an offshoot of Interface Africa founded by Daniel Ogoloma, a Nigerian-British youth advocate, community leader and political activist based in London. At inception of New Generation Africa, Ogoloma made it clear that the mission behind the creation of this multifaceted platform is to provide a veritable medium for exceptional and successful youths to express themselves and also inspire their army of followers and fans towards achieving greatness in their chosen fields. He emphasised that New Generation Africa is out to change the negative narratives about young people, change the false perceptions and bring to the fore the impactful contributi...
Young Banker reportedly Commits Suicide In Lagos
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Young Banker reportedly Commits Suicide In Lagos

A young Nigerian banker simply identified as Kelvin has reportedly committed suicide in Lagos. According to a report by The Vanguard, the incident happened at Modinatu Street in Ogba area of the state The lifeless body of Kevin who works with a new generation bank was found dangling from a ceiling fan, in his apartment by neighbours. It was gathered that neighbours were forced to break into the apartment when they noticed that he hasn’t been outside for days.
Belgium boss Martinez signs extension through to 2022 World Cup in Qatar
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Belgium boss Martinez signs extension through to 2022 World Cup in Qatar

The Spaniard, who guided the side to third place in the 2018 tournament, will get another crack at football's most coveted prize Belgium head coach Roberto Martinez has signed a contract extension with the national side that will see him remain in charge through to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Martinez, who had previously taken on managerial roles at Swansea, Wigan and Everton, took charge of the Red Devils in August of 2016. The Spaniard's original deal was set to come to an end following Euro 2020 – which has now been shifted back a year due to the coronavirus pandemic – but a two-year extension will see him guide a golden generation of players through two major tournaments, all going well.
Sorry, My Generation Has Lied To You Guys So Much – Yvonne Nelson Apologises To Younger Generation
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Sorry, My Generation Has Lied To You Guys So Much – Yvonne Nelson Apologises To Younger Generation

Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson in a statement on Saturday advised the younger generation as she urged them not waste their years focusing on others. “Dont waste your years focusing on others! focus on yourself…..work on yourself…..educate yourself….get creative…..have time for yourself,” she said. Yvonne Nelson urged them to focus on their education instead of following every trend that is not putting money in their pocket. She said, “Its ok to follow a few trends here and there but dont be that person who always has to follow every trend! If it isnt putting money in your pocket, stop wasting your time.” The actress went on to apologise to the younger generation as she stressed that her generation has lied to them so much. Yvonne Nelson said, “I apologize to the younger...
‘Scoring was optional’ – How Ibrahimovic was transformed by Capello at Juventus
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‘Scoring was optional’ – How Ibrahimovic was transformed by Capello at Juventus

The legendary coach says that the Swede was too much of a circus act when he first arrived in his care, while he has revealed his greatest regret Former Juventus boss Fabio Capello has explained how he gave Zlatan Ibrahimovic a nudge in the right direction to make the Swede become one of the outstanding players of his generation. Ibrahimovic joined up with Capello at Juve in 2004 from Ajax but the legendary Italian coach explained that at that time the forward was lacking the killer mentality that he has displayed subsequently in his career. He would go on to score 23 goals in 70 Serie A outings with the Bianconeri, and while he touched even greater heights as his career progressed, Capello has argued that he began to take his profession more seriously while at the Stadio delle Al...
Gilmour & McTominay can form great midfield for Scotland – McAvennie
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Gilmour & McTominay can form great midfield for Scotland – McAvennie

Excitement grows north of the border as two talented midfielders are coming out of two of English football's biggest clubs Billy Gilmour took the football world by storm with two man-of-the-match displays against Liverpool and Everton during Chelsea's injury crisis and those in Scottish football are now growing excited about the emergence of the next generation. The 18-year-old's masterclass for Frank Lampard helped his side reach the quarter-finals of the FA Cup and to a dominant 4-0 Premier League win before the coronavirus outbreak stopped play. It adds to the excitement around the excellent performances of Scott McTominay at Manchester United this season.
Man Utd star Rashford issues plea for Sancho to join Red Devils
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Man Utd star Rashford issues plea for Sancho to join Red Devils

The striker made no secret of his desire to see his Three Lions compatriot playing alongside him at Old Trafford next term Manchester United star Marcus Rashford has admitted he would love to see England team-mate Jadon Sancho join his side ahead of next season. Sancho has become one of the hottest properties in world football after announcing himself as a star at Borussia Dortmund over the past two seasons. In 2019-20, Sancho has recorded 17 goals and 19 assists in 35 total appearances, becoming one of Europe's top attackers at just 20 years of age. Sancho's form has attracted the interest of several top sides across Europe, with two Premier League clubs looking set for a battle to bring him back to his native country. On Tuesday, MYCELEBRITYANDI reported that Manchester ...
Ex-Singer Daniel Wilson questions the truth behind the Coronavirus pandemic; claims its a man made disease with Africa as the main target
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Ex-Singer Daniel Wilson questions the truth behind the Coronavirus pandemic; claims its a man made disease with Africa as the main target

  Polular 90s Singer Daniel Wilson has expressed his doubts on the Coronavirus pandemic. In a post shared on his Facebook page, the singer claimed there is a lot of mistruth about the viral disease that has killed so many people. According to him, the disease is a man-made one created with Africa as the target. Read what he wrote below THIS IS NO ORDINARY CORONA VIRUS, BELIEVE ME There is something you all should know about this disease that is killing people all over the world, it is not the coronavirus it is supposed to be, it certainly can't be the coronavirus they say it is, that ordinarily causes illnesses like the common cold, catarrh, shortness of breath and at worst pneumonia. How can a virus that they say is preventable by simple hygiene, be as dangerous as they ...
Diezani Stole $2.5bn Supported by Generation of Looters and Must be Extradited – EFCC boss Magu Says
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Diezani Stole $2.5bn Supported by Generation of Looters and Must be Extradited – EFCC boss Magu Says

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has insisted that former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani K. Alison-Madueke must be extradited. Magu said Diezani stole a sum of $2.5 billion. He added that she has a generation of looters supporting her actions which is very bad for the country. Speaking at a press conference in Kaduna on Monday, February 17, TheCable cited Magu as saying: "I was in London this year, we did investigation together with the UK team, and anywhere I go I always call for extradition of corrupt Nigerians to return back the money. "This woman has stolen so much, not less than 2.5 billion dollars, but unfortunately she has generation of looters who are supporting her. This is not good. "We are in touch with...
Casillas to be Spanish Football President
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Casillas to be Spanish Football President

Spain’s World Cup-winning captain Iker Casillas will run for the presidency of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF), he confirmed on Monday. The date of the election has not yet been decided but Casillas said he has informed his current club Porto of his decision, with the 38-year-old now expected to retire from playing the game. “Yes, I will run for the presidency of the RFEF when the elections are called,” Casillas wrote in a statement. “Together we will put our federation at the top of the best football in the world, the football of Spain. “I have informed the president of my club, FC Porto, to whom I can only express the deepest gratitude.” Casillas is considered one of the greatest goalkeepers of his generation and led Spain to their first World Cup triumph in Sou...
Victor Olaiya’s Death a Shock – Nigerian government
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Victor Olaiya’s Death a Shock – Nigerian government

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has mourned the death of the late music icon, Sir Victor Olaiya. Mohammed in a statement sent to DAILY POST signed by his Special Assistant on Media, Segun Adeyemi said despite his age, Olaiya’s death came as a shock to him. He described Olaiya, as a legend whose music signposted a great epoch in the history of Nigeria. The minister added that the death of Olaiya was a great loss to the Creative Industry. ”Sir Victor Olaiya was not just a musician, but a great patriot, hence it was not a surprise that he played officially when the country became independent in 1960 and when it became a republic in 1963. ”The doyen of highlife music charted a path for many generations of Nigerian musicians, and this great role wa...
Why A Male Child Is Worth More Than Ten Daughters: Chinyere Ugo
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Why A Male Child Is Worth More Than Ten Daughters: Chinyere Ugo

A Nigerian man identified as Eze Chinyere Ugo has shared just how valuable one male child is over several female children. According to Mr Ugo, if one has no male child, that would mark the end of his lineage and legacy. Mr Ugo also pointed out that without a male child, one’s generation would go into extinction. Taking to Facebook, Mr Ugo recommended prayers for those who are yet to have a male child in the family as he stated that just one son is worth more than ten daughters. See His Post Here:
Selena Gomez Stuns in a Plunging Bodysuit and Skimpy Ensembles as she Covers Dazed Magazine
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Selena Gomez Stuns in a Plunging Bodysuit and Skimpy Ensembles as she Covers Dazed Magazine

Selena Gomez is the cover star on the spring issue of Dazed Magazine. In the photoshoot for the magazine, the 27-year-old singer was pictured posing in an array of skimpy ensembles including a sexy bodysuit. Speaking with Dazed, the singer shared her thoughts on how Instagram has been destroying young people’s identities as well as her recent battles. When asked whether she could get rid of Instagram entirely, the Dazed spring issue cover star said: “Oh gosh! I think I’d have a lot of people not liking me for saying yes.” She added: “If I could find a balanced, happy medium that would be great, but I would be lying if I said that it isn't destroying some of my younger generation, their identity. It’s because they are terrified.” As part of her interview, the sing...
FFK Celebrates his Son, Aragorn as he Turns a Year Older
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FFK Celebrates his Son, Aragorn as he Turns a Year Older

Femi Fani-Kayode is very excited today as his first son, Aragorn, tuns four years old. Posting new photos on his Facebook page, the former Minister of Aviation described Aragorn as the best and greatest thing that has ever happened to him. He wrote Happy birthday to my son and my pride, Prince Joshua Oluwafemi Emmanuel Lotana Aragorn Fani-Kayode. Four years ago today the Lord blessed me with a wonderful gift and that gift was you. He brought you into my world and with you came joy, peace, love, blessings, hope, strength, favour and inspiration. Simply put you are the best and greatest thing that has ever happened to me. You give me joy Aragorn: you are my pride, my life and my strength. May the God of Heaven, whom you love so much and who loves you, continue to be with you and ...
Reno Omokri, Femi Fani-Kayode and Other Nigerians React as Lai Mohammed Says he’s not Aware of Social Media Bill in International Interview
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Reno Omokri, Femi Fani-Kayode and Other Nigerians React as Lai Mohammed Says he’s not Aware of Social Media Bill in International Interview

Reno Omokri, Femi Fani-Kayode and other Nigerians have reacted to an interview in which Nigeria's Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed said he's not aware of the 'Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulations Bill' which is now known as the "Social Media Bill". In the interview in London, DW's Tim Sebastian pointed out that the bill has some draconian provisions in which journalists can be imprisoned for publishing content. In his defence when asked if he is against the bill or not, Lai Mohammed asked Tim who the author of the bill is. He added that he is not aware of the bill Tim Sebastian who wondered why a Minister of Information will not know if such bill exists, fired back by stating that the bill is causing an outcry internationally. Lai Mohammed however vehemently s...
Osinbajo Speaks on Nigeria after Civil war
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Osinbajo Speaks on Nigeria after Civil war

Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo has said all Nigerians, despite ethnicities, must join hands together to build a strong nation where everyone can legitimately aspire to the limits of their dreams and visions in all areas of national life. According to his Spokesman Laolu Akand, Osinbajo stated this on Monday in his address at a special Town Hall Meeting at the National War Museum in Umuahia, Abia State, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the end of the Civil War. The event was hosted by the Civil War Museum in Umuahia under the National Commission for Museums and Monuments (NCMM) and the Ken Nnamani Centre for Leadership and Development (KNCLD). In his address, the Vice President urged young Nigerians to shun ethnic prejudices and unite in building a better Nigeria. “The...
FFK Reacts to Miyetti Allah’s call for the Arrest of Yoruba Leaders Backing ”Amotekun”
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FFK Reacts to Miyetti Allah’s call for the Arrest of Yoruba Leaders Backing ”Amotekun”

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Minister of Aviation, has reacted to the call made by Miyetti Allah, for the arrest of any Yoruba leader backing the formation of the newly created South-West regional security outfit, Amotekun. In a post shared on his Facebook page, FFK stated that arresting Yoruba leaders would ignite a fire. He added that Yoruba leaders are ready to sacrifice the freedom of their loved ones and children. Read his post below "Arrest Yoruba leaders who support Amotekun"- Miyetti Allah. Go ahead, arrest us and ignite a fire. Do your very worst and make heroes and martyrs out of us. Do even more than arrest. We are ready to sacrifice all for the freedom of our loved ones and children and for the future generations of our people. We will never bow to you and ...
Bride Assassinated at her own Wedding and Her Husband-to-be is Abducted by Rival Gang
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Bride Assassinated at her own Wedding and Her Husband-to-be is Abducted by Rival Gang

Bride whose brother is a notorious cartel leader was assassinated at her own wedding and her husband-to-be, who is another high ranking gangster was abducted when a rival gang attacked them in church. Karem Lizbeth Yépez Ortiz was reportedly standing on the altar with her soon-to-be-husband, known as 'El Calamardo,' at the Our Lady of San Juan church when the gunmen opened fire on her as the mass was about to conclude on Saturday afternoon.   Karem Lizbeth Yépez Ortiz, who was the sister of José Antonio 'El Marro' Yépez Ortiz, the leader of the Santa Rosa de Lima Cartel and was in charge of the organization's finances was killed. Other invitees who came in contact with the assailants were shot at, too. An 18-year-old bystander riding a motorcycle was shot dead on a roa...
Church Building Goes Up In Flames During Sunday Service In Delta
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Church Building Goes Up In Flames During Sunday Service In Delta

According to Daily Trust, the building which houses a new generation Church in Asaba, Delta state, Charismatic Renewal Ministries Inc. (CRM), aka Transformation Faith Centre, yesterday went up in flames during church service, destroying a section of the church complex. The church, located at No. 35, Biosa Amantu Street, off Jesus Saves road, Oshimili South local government area of the state. Daliy Trust reports on Monday that the strange fire broke out in one of the rooms in the Church complex where a phone was plugged and kept on top of a mattress. According to witness, the situation would have been grave but for the swift intervention of the state’s fire service. It was learnt that the inferno engulfed the administrative section of the church destroying some documents as ...
Mimiko to bury mother in February
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Mimiko to bury mother in February

Former governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, will on February 20 and 21 hold the funeral of his mother, Muyinat Mimiko. The 88-year-old died on December 13 at her residence in Ondo after a brief illness. The former governor, who was visited on Wednesday by members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), said he enjoyed good publicity during his administration. He praised his late mother for her accommodating spirit while she was alive. “I will convey all your kind words to the family; we feel honoured. She was our heroine and occasions like this make us remember the good and the bad times we shared with her,” Mimiko said. “Since her passing away, we have learnt more about what she did behind us. It was after she died we knew she sent a lot of young ones to schoo...
“He is serving a wicked and adulterous generation what they are craving for” Freeze reacts to Apostle Omashola’s claim that Naira Marley is a demon
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“He is serving a wicked and adulterous generation what they are craving for” Freeze reacts to Apostle Omashola’s claim that Naira Marley is a demon

On air personality, Freeze has reacted after Apostle Chris Omashola said God revealed to him that Naira Marley is a demon. According to Omashola, God told him Naira Marley is satanic and he's out to destroy the destiny of youths of this generation. Reacting to Omashola's claim, Freeze wrote: "I won’t use the word demonic. It’s business as far as I’m concerned. He is simply serving a wicked and adulterous generation what they are craving for. "This is formed on the crucible of demand and supply; if there is no demand, there won’t be any supply! ~FRZ."
Fulani Herdsmen Sue Oyo State Government over anti-grazing law
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Fulani Herdsmen Sue Oyo State Government over anti-grazing law

Oyo State Government, its House of Assembly and the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice of Oyo State, Prof. Oyelowo Oyewo have all been dragged to court by Fulani herdsmen in the state under the aegis of Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria, over an alleged gross violation of their fundamental rights. In the lawsuit filed on their behalf by Professor Yusuf Dankofa, the herdsmen asked the Oyo State High Court to declare the law which allegedly victimized them as “illegal, unconstitutional, null and void” because it is “a coordinated attempt or strategy at curtailing their livelihood and further frustrating their lives in breach of constitutional provisions particularly section 33(1) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (As amended)." ...
Grid Sheds 292.4MW as Power Station Catches Fire in Kaduna
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Grid Sheds 292.4MW as Power Station Catches Fire in Kaduna

Peak electricity generation on the national grid dropped by 292.4 megawatts this week. Figures from the Federal Ministry of Power showed that a fault involving an underground cable connecting 60 MEGA VOLT AMP 132/33 KILO VOLT T3 and its grounding transformer in Kakuri power transmission substation in Kaduna caused a fire incident that affected the transformer. The power generation figures for the last two days of 2019 were the most recent updates released by the Transmission Company of Nigeria on Wednesday. General Manager, Public Affairs Division of TCN’s transmission substation in Kaduna , Ndidi Mbah, explained that the fire led to a temporary disconnection of power supply to three feeders. The transmission company, however, stated that there was enough redundancy...
I Believe My Generation Has Been Weak- Don Jazzy
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I Believe My Generation Has Been Weak- Don Jazzy

Don Jazzy, the popular Nigeria music producer said that the Nigeria youths has failed in rising up to their responsibilities. He made this known in his tweet, it reads: "I believe my generation/decade has been weak and almost equally at fault 4 d state Nigeria is in today. We have been too weak & cowardly to challenge our fathers at the age they built d courage & decided to fight theirs. Not everyone, but I for one have been idle on d fence."
Why Buhari Needs To Act Now – Comedian Ali Baba Posted by Victor on Wed 07th Aug, 2019 – tori.ng
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Why Buhari Needs To Act Now – Comedian Ali Baba Posted by Victor on Wed 07th Aug, 2019 – tori.ng

Foremost Nigerian stand-up comedian and actor, Atunyota Alleluya Akpobome, widely known as Ali Baba recently charged President Muhammad Buhari and Nigerians to be futuristic in their dreams. The ace comedian who took to his social media page said the present administration needs to be proactive in creating the future for the next generation. “Buhari needs to act now. He must start creating the future, developing our infrastructures and prepare them for the next generation,” he posted. “The Eiffel Tower was built in the 1800s. Today, that structure is the centre of the economy of Paris. The Pyramids built in the days of Moses, still feed Egypt. The Walls of China. The leaning Tower of Pissa. The Ruins of Rome… What structures do we have, to drive economic development and help trigg...

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