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Fexsy don: Meet Nigerian Afrobeat singer aiming for the top
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Fexsy don: Meet Nigerian Afrobeat singer aiming for the top

Nigerian music industry is saturated with enough talents. However, there are new forces rising and setting standards and one of them is Felix Emokhare Iloure, best known by his stage name Fexsy don. The young artiste has marked his rise with hit singles like Ghen Ghen, Mac, Teleport amongst others. His latest remixed single 'Vacation' with Davido's Signee, Peruzzi is easily one of the most heard street songs in Nigeria at the moment. The song reflects on the need to cool off amidst the hustle and bustle to survive in the country. A soul lifting song that mends and console the heart with its lovely lyrics and tone. Reacting to the claim that the song is one of the most played across centres and household in Nigeria, the  handsome-looking and energetic singer said: "Am rea...
Liverpool vs Real Madrid: I’ve Put Sergio Ramos Behind me – Mohamed Salah
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Liverpool vs Real Madrid: I’ve Put Sergio Ramos Behind me – Mohamed Salah

Egyptian forward, Mohamed Salah has put his issues with veteran Spanish defender, Sergio Ramos behind him. Salah spoke ahead of Liverpool’s meeting with Real Madrid on April 6 in the Champions League quarter-finals. The Liverpool winger said he is no longer bothering himself about the shoulder dislocation he suffered after a clash with Ramos in the Champions League final in the 2018 final, which forced him to watch from the dressing room as his side lost 3-1 to the La Liga giants. The north African star said he has devoted himself to securing a better result against Real Madrid this time around. “That game is in the past, so I don’t think about [what happened with Ramos],” Salah told Marca. “I’m thinking about the team. Everyone is focused on their team and everyone want...
Marta, Mother of Manchester United Midfielder, Mata, is dead
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Marta, Mother of Manchester United Midfielder, Mata, is dead

  Marta Garcia, Manchester United’s midfielder, Juan Mata’s mother is dead. She died following a severe illness, according to Spanish daily newspaper La Nueva Espana. According the newspaper, Marta had been suffering from the illness ‘for some time’. Mata had told Manchester United official website that he shared a very close relationship with his mother and talks to her shortly before matches. “My mother has always been more worried about my physical wellbeing during a match than the result,’ Mata said in 2019. “That’s why, even now, I always call her when I’m on the coach on the way to the stadium. Always. “It’s a ritual that we both enjoy, and which is also an extra source of motivation for me.”
Mason Mount Opens up on his Reaction after Tuchel Dropped him Against Wolves
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Mason Mount Opens up on his Reaction after Tuchel Dropped him Against Wolves

  Chelsea manager, Mason Mount, has credited new manager Thomas Tuchel for lighting a fire inside him. Tuchel put himself in the spotlight after replacing Frank Lampard in January, when he left Mount on the bench for his first match against Wolves. But the 22-year-old feels it has been one of the best things to happen. “I’ve had that experience before. “I was on loan at Vitesse Arnhem when I was 18, 19. That first couple of months I didn’t play hardly at all. “I had that motivation and that fire to want to get into the team. The first game with the manager coming in, he went for a more experienced team. “I understood that and wanted to get back into the team, so that motivation and that fire that I have inside me came out. “I really tried to push to get bac...
Mourinho Spills Discussion with Eric Dier, Identifies Carlos Vinicius Problem
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Mourinho Spills Discussion with Eric Dier, Identifies Carlos Vinicius Problem

  Jose Mourinho has revealed what Tottenham defender, Eric Dier, once told him about players’ performances during the club’s poor run of form. Speaking about his midfielder, Dele Alli during a press conference on Friday, Mourinho said, “One of my players, Eric Dier told me something like ‘individual performances are not very good when the collective performance is not good’. He’s right, that goes in both directions.” Mourinho further explained that “when the team plays well it’s easier for players to perform well and when players perform well the team plays well collectively. “So I agree with Eric and in relation to Dele, when you have players performing as he did, it’s easier for the team to play well and when the team plays well it’s easier for players to perform wel...
Why I Won’t Invite new Players for Super Eagles AFCON 2021 Qualifier – Rohr
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Why I Won’t Invite new Players for Super Eagles AFCON 2021 Qualifier – Rohr

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has hinted that he won’t invite new players for their upcoming 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin Republic and Lesotho. Speaking in an interview on the team’s official YouTube page, Rohr debunked reports that some new players had been granted permission to play for Nigeria by FIFA. He insisted he has good players in his squad and would not consider bringing in any new player at the moment. “You can read so many names in the newspaper, but that’s not the best way to select the players. The best way to select the players is to scout them very well, and also to speak to them if there is motivation to come. If they want to come, they have to write a letter to FIFA that they want to switch from England or Germany or Aust...
Man Utd vs Southampton: Why we Have Lost Many Points – Solskjaer
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Man Utd vs Southampton: Why we Have Lost Many Points – Solskjaer

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has said they are losing a lot of points this season, because his players are too nice. Solskjaer feels his players should have made more of a fuss over their disallowed goal, after officials admitted they made a mistake. Anthony Martial thought he had equalised against Sheffield United, but the referee adjudged Harry Maguire had fouled Aaron Ramsdale in the build-up. Solskjaer thinks referee Peter Bankes might have changed his mind, had the players put a little more pressure on him. “I think whenever a team feels unfairly treated there will be a reaction but human error is.. I have no problem with human error. Absolutely no problem. And I understand why the decisions were made. Unfortunately, they went against us and they we...
I Would Love to Have 1-night Stand with Wizkid – Actress Koko Pat
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I Would Love to Have 1-night Stand with Wizkid – Actress Koko Pat

Nollywood actress, Koko Pat has revealed that she’ll love to have a  1-night stand with popular singer, Wizkid. The actress who recently celebrated her birthday today with breathtaking photos opened up on the celebrity she would love to have a one night stand with, further talking about her journey to becoming an actor, her motivation in life and more. Read excerpts from the interview below: “Money is my only challenge, as a new act you need packaging to belong or to be noticed.” She said when asked about the challenges she’s facing as an actress. When asked to choose among Wizkid, Davido and Burnaboy, whom she wouldn’t mind having a one night stand with, have as just a friend and the one she would take to her parents, she replied; “Burna Boy is tall and has the per...
Woman Who Ripped Out her Eyes While High on Drugs Gets new Prosthetic Eyeballs
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Woman Who Ripped Out her Eyes While High on Drugs Gets new Prosthetic Eyeballs

A woman who ripped out her own eyes while high on drugs has received a pair of prosthetic eyeballs. Two years ago, Kaylee Muthart, 22, gouged out her eyes as a horrified bystander struggled to stop her . After being rushed to hospital, doctors told Kaylee that she would never see again. The injury became her motivation to quit drugs for good. Now, Kaylee has received new prosthetic eyeballs so that she can appear "more normal". She said: "I was so excited to get them. I just wanted to appear more normal to the outside world." Kaylee with her new eyes Kaylee, who is enrolled in a blind school in her home state of South Carolina, was accompanied to the life-changing appointment by her boyfriend, Alex George, 42. He said: "It melted my heart. She was neve...
‘If Manchester United don’t motivate you, you’re in wrong sport!’ – Maguire on playing for ‘the badge’ at Old Trafford
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‘If Manchester United don’t motivate you, you’re in wrong sport!’ – Maguire on playing for ‘the badge’ at Old Trafford

The Red Devils captain is determined to deliver on lofty expectations and believes everybody connected with the club shares that mindset Harry Maguire hopes he is not the only one playing for the “badge” at Manchester United, with the Red Devils captain saying anyone struggling for motivation at Old Trafford is “in the wrong sport”. The England international has wasted little time in becoming a key man for the Red Devils following a record-breaking £80 million ($99m) transfer in the summer of 2019, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer spending big in an effort to plug defensive leaks. Maguire settled quickly in new surroundings and inherited the armband in January when Ashley Young headed to Serie A giants Inter.
Actor Jim Iyke Shares An Adorable Photo Of His Son JJ On IG
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Actor Jim Iyke Shares An Adorable Photo Of His Son JJ On IG

Nollywood bad boy, Jim Iyke may be slowly gaining a reputation for dishing out daddy goals and in stylish ways too. The talented actor recently warmed the hearts of many fans with a totally adorable photo of his son, JJ. In a recent Instagram post, JJ is seen looking like a mini fashion god as he rocks a pair of jeans with white shirt and some really cool kicks. He then tops it off with his daddy’s stylish sunshades. He said “All this dude wanna do is grab my shades, don it, sit back and observe everyone quietly. Sometimes, its like watching a compact, real life version of my mannerisms in an out of body experience. It’s as uncanny as it is surreal. Mr. JJ is my Monday motivation. What is your motivation this morning? This too will pass. Stay safe. God bless.”   ...
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I will continue to show off my family’s wealth to inspires people – Davido says

Nigerian singer Davido, has come out to say he’s not bothered by the talking he has received for showing off his family’s wealth. Davido recently shared a video and photos of his father’s newly acquired private jet Furthermore, he says that his public displays of wealth intended to inspire people. He says he also wants the world to know that Africans are living large. He stated: We’re not here to rub it in anybody’s face, we’re here to show motivation. Many kids write to me and tell me that I’m the reason they want to finish school, and projects, and become successful. In America there are people who think we live in huts, sometimes I feel like I want to show them… We’re living the life, we’re going crazy, you feel me? It has nothing to do with showing off or...
Zidane Reacts to Ban of Manchester City by UEFA
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Zidane Reacts to Ban of Manchester City by UEFA

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has reacted to the UEFA ban on Manchester City. The Frenchman said the action taken by the European football governing body will provide City with extra motivation for the round-of-16 clash between the two sides. City were handed a two-season ban from the Champions League and Europa League and face Real Madrid at the end of the month in the Champions League round of 16. City were found to have “seriously breached” their club licensing and financial fair play regulations. If the ban is upheld and City finish in the top four this season, the team that finishes fifth in the Premier League will qualify for next season’s Champions League group phase. However, Pep Guardiola’s side will still be allowed to participate in the remaining fixtu...
I’m Sexy Despite Being A Wrestler – Nigerian Commonwealth Gold Medalist Declares
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I’m Sexy Despite Being A Wrestler – Nigerian Commonwealth Gold Medalist Declares

Freestyle wrestler and gold medalist at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, Odunayo Adekuoroye, speaks to Mobola Sadiq about her career, challenges facing female wrestlers, marriage and other issues What can you tell us about your childhood? I am from a family of nine and I am the last child. My dad is a pastor and my mother is a petty trader. I was born in Akure, Ondo State. For my elementary education, I went to Ijapo Primary School, and I attended Adegbola Memorial Grammar School for my secondary education. I later obtained a diploma in Sports Science at the Federal University of Technology, Akure. I hope to proceed with my education after the Olympics in the USA. At what point did you develop an interest in wrestling? At first, I didn’t like to wrestle at all. I went to the st...
Kylian Mbappe Will Not Renew PSG
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Kylian Mbappe Will Not Renew PSG

Kylian Mbappe has reportedly made it known to Paris Saint-Germain that his long-term future lies elsewhere. The 20-year-old has spent two seasons at PSG and his current contract is not due to expire until 2022. Real Madrid have long been admirers of the France ace and are keeping tabs on his situation. Mbappe is one of PSG’s best-paid stars and, according to Marca, Real would be unable to compete with the Paris outfit in a straight wage war. But the Spanish newspaper suggests that money is not Mbappe’s primary motivation and that he cares more about winning trophies and awards. It is claimed that Mbappe has made it clear to PSG that he has no intention of extending his contract in Paris no matter how large their financial offer. Real are unlikely to move for Mbappe this summ...
Mbappe Snubs New PSG Deal, Eyes move to Real Madrid
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Mbappe Snubs New PSG Deal, Eyes move to Real Madrid

Kylian Mbappe hold told Paris Saint-Germain that his long-term future lies elsewhere, Marca reports. The 20-year-old has spent two seasons at PSG and his current contract is not due to expire until 2022. Real Madrid have long been admirers of Mbappe and are keeping tabs on his situation. The France international is one of PSG’s best-paid players and Real would be unable to compete with the Ligue 1 outfit in a straight wage war. But it is believed that money is not Mbappe’s primary motivation and that he is keen to win trophies and awards. He has therefore made it clear to PSG that he has no intention of extending his contract in Paris no matter how large their financial offer. Real are unlikely to move for Mbappe this summer having already spent big ...
Why I Won’t Participate In This Year’s Democracy Day Celebrations – Soyinka
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Why I Won’t Participate In This Year’s Democracy Day Celebrations – Soyinka

Wole Soyinka, foremost playwright, says he will not participate in this year’s June 12 celebrations. In honour of MKO Abiola, the presumed winner of the 1993 presidential election, President Muhammadu Buhari had signed into law, a bill to make June 12 replace May 29 as Democracy Day. In an essay made available to TheCable on Tuesday, Soyinka condemned the conduct of the 2019 elections. “This year’s recall of an uplifting day in the year 1993 comes up against a background of its most shameful disavowal: the 2019 elections – still under judicial contestation – an event that would be more accurately described as an exercise in body count rather than ballot count,” he said. “The elections however merely reflected a pattern of savagery and abandonment of human sensibilities that hav...
57-year old man who has worked in the mortuary for 32-years says he loves dead bodies because they are humble
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57-year old man who has worked in the mortuary for 32-years says he loves dead bodies because they are humble

A 57-year-old Ugandan man, Basil Enatu who has worked on dead bodies as a mortuary attendant for the past 32 years is one of those few men who don’t see anything wrong with working at the mortuary, and would choose it over any other job. The father of 10 boys and two girls has been reportedly working at the Soroti Regional Referral Hospital in Uganda for not less than 32 years, and has narrated the challenges of his work and his motivation for doing it for over three decades. He told Uganda's Daily Monitor: “at the time when I used to drink a local brew, people would not want to share a drinking straw or calabash with me. I also noticed a scenario where a vendor had to wash the tube I used for taking the brew using hot water. People do not even want to share a pot or shake hands ...
Conte on Inter challenge: This is what I live for
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Conte on Inter challenge: This is what I live for

The former Chelsea manager says the task of restoring the Nerazzurri to their past glories is his motivation Antonio Conte is ready for a new challenge as he aims to get Inter back to the "highest level", not just in Italy but also in Europe as well. After a year out of coaching following his departure from Chelsea at the end of last season, the former Juventus boss' return to the touchline in Serie A was confirmed on Friday. Inter have not won the league title since their historic treble-winning season in 2009-10 and Conte is relishing the task of restoring the club to their former glories.
Teenage Boy Hacks his Dad to Death in Imo State
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Teenage Boy Hacks his Dad to Death in Imo State

A teenage boy simply identified as Hope has been arrested after going berserk and hacking his father to death in Amoda, Imo State. He attacked his dad, Chief Paul Eke, in the early hours of Thursday, shortly after he returned from a trip to Port Harcourt, Rivers State. It was gathered that the boy lost his mom to sickness, about a week ago, and she is yet to be buried. When asked for the motivation behind his action, he couldn’t give any reasonable answer.
Why Arsenal Will Be Dangerous In Europa League Final’- Sarri
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Why Arsenal Will Be Dangerous In Europa League Final’- Sarri

Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri, has admitted that the Europa League final against Arsenal next week will be tough. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, Sarri stated that the Gunners’ need to triumph in order to qualify for next season’s Champions League, could make them more dangerous opponents. “In this moment, we risk to have less motivation than the opponents, but probably they have more pressure on them than we do. “So there is a positive side and a negative side in both. “But we didn’t want to play this final for a Champions League place. As I said two months ago, we wanted the Champions League through the Premier League. Then we wanted to win a trophy. “So the final is very important for us. We aren’t playing for Champions League, but we feel we deserve to win a ...
Leicester City Manager Speaks On Kelechi Iheanacho’s Future
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Leicester City Manager Speaks On Kelechi Iheanacho’s Future

Leicester City manager, Brendan Rodgers, has insisted that Kelechi Iheanacho remains in his plans for the 2019/2020 season. Iheanacho has only scored twice in 35 appearances across all competitions this season. Rodgers has however mapped out plans to help the 22-year-old improve on his performances next season. “Yes he is [part of my plans. “He’s just had his first season adapting to a new club. Then when you’re playing or challenging one of the best strikers in the league, it’s difficult. “Kel will come back into pre-season, have a really good pre-season, gain more confidence, work hard and hopefully come out of that with a renewed motivation to show his qualities,” Rodgers told Leicester Mercury. Iheanacho has been limited to nine Premier League starts this season, as h...
Unai Emery Blames one Player for Arsenal’s 3-0 Defeat to Leicester City
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Unai Emery Blames one Player for Arsenal’s 3-0 Defeat to Leicester City

Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has said Ainsley Maitland-Niles’ red card during their 3-0 defeat to Leicester City killed off their chances of getting anything from the game on Sunday. The result saw the Gunners slip to a third straight loss and miss the chance to climb back into the Premier League’s top four. Jamie Vardy continued his hot streak against the Gunners with his late brace making it eight goals in his last nine games against them. Youri Tielemans opened the scoring after Maitland-Niles’ first-half dismissal. “We worked, we prepared our game plan, 11 v 11 the match was going like we prepared. “For me, the first yellow card for Maitland-Niles is not for me, it has affected our game plan a lot. One player less is difficult. “Today the condition [for losing] is...
Maurizio Sarri Predicts Man United vs Chelsea Match
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Maurizio Sarri Predicts Man United vs Chelsea Match

Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri has predicted that his side’s Premier League fixture with Manchester United will be a ‘very difficult’ clash for both teams. Sarri’s men will on Sunday evening tackle Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side at Old Trafford. The Blues head to the game after a 2-2 draw with Burnley in their last Premier League match while Man United were defeated 2-0 by Manchester City. Speaking on Chelsea’s clash with Man United, Sarri was quoted by the club’s official website as saying on Friday: “The match is clear. At this moment it’s a very important match, probably more than important for our target. “We will try to win of course, but we need not to lose. It’s a very difficult match for both. “We have to play against opponents with a very high level of motivation ...
Title Race Drama at The Camp Nou to Highlight another Exciting Laliga Weekend
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Title Race Drama at The Camp Nou to Highlight another Exciting Laliga Weekend

All eyes will be on the Camp Nou on Saturday evening for a top of the table clash which could either strengthen Barcelona’s hold on top spot or throw the LaLiga Santander title race wide open. Leaders Barça go into the weekend eight points clear at the top of the table after blaugrana captain Lionel Messi scored a 90th-minute free kick in Tuesday’s dramatic 4-4 draw at Villarreal. Second-placed Atletico de Madrid have kept up the pressure with seven victories in their last eight La Liga games, with Diego Godin and Antoine Griezmann on the scoresheet in Tuesday’s 2-0 victory over Girona at the Wanda Metropolitano. Ernesto Valverde and Diego Simeone’s teams drew 1-1 in the reverse fixture last November – with Diego Costa and Luis Suarez on the scoresheet – but Atletico really need...
BBNaija Star, Ifu Ennada recounts how a Man who said she won’t amount to anything tried getting close to her recently
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BBNaija Star, Ifu Ennada recounts how a Man who said she won’t amount to anything tried getting close to her recently

Ifu Ennada who dropped a motivation post on Instagram recounted how a man who said she won’t amount to anything tried getting close to her recently. According to the reality show star, this happened about 10 years ago when she was 16 all because ‘she didn’t give the man what he wanted’. Ifu Ennada in her video recounted how the man who said she won’t amount to anything tried getting her number from her and people close to after she held her first show at Eko Hotel over the weekend. She further disclosed that she dealt with that.   View this post on Instagram   Tag someone who needs to watch this. #MondayMotivation -- -- Video @alex_unusual -- PS: If you'd like to know the secret to my fine skin?, click on...
Lagos Building Collapse: Small Doctor Visits Survivors In The Hospital
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Lagos Building Collapse: Small Doctor Visits Survivors In The Hospital

Popular Nigerian street music singer, Small Doctor, shares new photos as he visits the survivors of the Lagos collapsed building in the hospital. Small Doctor says he was moved to tears when he heard some details about the collapsed building, which made him set out time to go visit the kids who have become his greatest motivation. Gistvic Reports. He wrote: These Kids Are The Greatest Motivation I’ll Ever Get In Recent Time?, Despite The Situation They Found Themselves It Didn’t Stop Them From Being Happy . I Was Moved To Tears Hearing Some Details About The Collapsed Building ?! But Regardless They All Wore A Beautiful Smile ? ! We Had An Amazing Time Together At The Lagos Island General Hospital. I Pray And Wish Them Quick Recovery?? . I’ve Done My Little Part Which Is N...
Okparaebo inspires girl-child with free training, equipment
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Okparaebo inspires girl-child with free training, equipment

But for providence, Ezinne Okparaebo would have been a Nigerian sprinter, dominating the tracks in major international competitions for Africa’s most populous country. The lady, who has been among the world’s best sprinters for over 15 years, is seen as a trailblazer for her adopted country, Norway, for which she has won many international laurels. Born in Nigeria, Okparaebo was just a year old when she relocated to Norway, where her talents, even at that tender age, was discovered by talent hunters in the Scandinavian country. And since then, she has grown to become one of the most known faces in Norwegian sports history. Speaking to The Guardian on her odyssey in the sports world during a short visit to the country, Okparaebo narrated how she moved from being a child prodigy ...
Kenyan Man Tired of Living in Poverty Puts up One of His Testicles for Sale
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Kenyan Man Tired of Living in Poverty Puts up One of His Testicles for Sale

A 27-year-old former aspirant for Member of County Assembly (MCA) seat, who is tired of living in poverty, has put up one of his testicles for sale for Sh500,000. Ian-Harriel Kowiti, who hails from Uriri Constituency in Migori County, says he’s tired of living in squalor and poverty, and has opted to raise cash by selling one of his testicles. Kowiti, who tried his hands in politics in the last General Election as an independent candidate, is also willing to part with one of his kidneys for Sh1.5 million for ‘a local client,’ and three times that amount for ‘client’ based outside the country. “What is the need of having two of them (testicles) dangling between my legs if I can still do the job perfectly with just one?” Kowiti posed in an interview with The Nairobian. “Imagine t...
‘We Are Deeply Concerned About America’s Unguarded Statements On Our Election’ – Presidency
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‘We Are Deeply Concerned About America’s Unguarded Statements On Our Election’ – Presidency

The presidency in a statement through Festus Keyamo, the Director of Strategic Communications for APC Presidential Campaign Council has raised concerns about America's interest regarding the forthcoming general elections in Nigeria. The statement reads, 'we are deeply concerned about many of the expressions of the United States’ Ambassador to Nigeria, Ambassador W. Stuart Symington and other Western Diplomats which have been directed towards Nigeria’s upcoming elections. Whilst we laud and whole-heartedly welcome their interests in the elections, many of these expressions have been notably off- key'. The continued warnings about ‘flawed elections’ is capable of casting an unwarranted cloud over the process. Instead of encouraging our country toward credible elections, such statemen...
Jimi Agbaje Reacts to Plans to Impeach Governor Ambode, Blames it on Lagos Cabal
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Jimi Agbaje Reacts to Plans to Impeach Governor Ambode, Blames it on Lagos Cabal

The governorship candidate of the PDP in Lagos, Jimi Agbaje has reacted to the plans to impeach Governor Akinwunmi Ambode by the Lagos State House of Assembly. Ambode is being accused of incurring expenditure from the 2019 budget without presenting it before the house. Reacting to the move to impeach him, Jimi Agbaje who lost to Ambode in the 2015 governorship election said the move is being dictated by the cabal in Lagos. “I received the news of the impending impeachment of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode with a lot of reservation, especially with its timing and motive. This is just 19 or so days to the federal elections and the governorship, a fortnight thereafter. So the natural questions to ask are: Why this haste? And what is the motive?” the statement read. “Of course, the ...
Arsenal Could Recruit Before Transfer Deadline, Says Emery
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Arsenal Could Recruit Before Transfer Deadline, Says Emery

Arsenal’s Spanish head coach Unai Emery/ AFP Unai Emery said Arsenal could recruit up to two players before Thursday’s transfer deadline, with Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic linked with a move to the Emirates. The Arsenal manager’s preference is for loan deals and Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez is also rumoured to be on the Premier League club’s radar. “This transfer (window) is not easy and the message is the club is working on different players and the possibility, if it can be, is good for us,” Emery told reporters on Monday, refusing to be drawn on specific names. “We are looking at two different players and the possibility they can come. If they aren’t coming to help us like we want, I prefer they don’t come.” Emery hinted at his reluctance to recruit defensive rein...
Teacher Reveals How She Encourages her Students to Study More
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Teacher Reveals How She Encourages her Students to Study More

A beautiful Nigerian teacher, identified as Theodorauju Igwemadu has revealed what she does to encourage her students study more. Motivation can be a problem for some kids in school, while some might find it hard to focus on classwork. A teacher who can find a way to keep their student focused and motivated is surely going to get positive results from the kids. Nigerian teacher, Theodorauju Igwemadu has just shared how she encourages her students to study more, and you might have one or two things to learn from her. Sharing her style on Facebook, she wrote; Right from when I was doing my teaching practice. I learnt to reinforce my students with gifts. Then I would gather fruits in season, especially cocoa pods, yea! Kids loves licking the seeds. Imagine how they would be cl...
Rohr Gives Conditions for Victor Moses’ Return to Super Eagles
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Rohr Gives Conditions for Victor Moses’ Return to Super Eagles

                                                      Gernot Rohr As Nigerians continue to call for the return of Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses, to the senior national team, Head Coach, Gernot Rohr, insisted Wednesday that the former Chelsea forward must show commitment and be ready to fight for shirt. The Franco-German tactician had expressed shock when the ace winger informed him after the last World Cup final in Russia that he wanted to take a break from the team and resuscitate his dwindling career at Chelsea following the appointment of another coach in Sarri. As fate would have it, the club coach declared the Nigerian forward surplus to requirement and urged him to seek action elsewhere in the ongoing winter window transfer. However Rohr who was on hand to watch th...
2019 NPFL: A Redemption Season for Last Year’s Strugglers
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2019 NPFL: A Redemption Season for Last Year’s Strugglers

Share   Facebook   Twitter   Google+   Pinterest   The 2019 Nigeria Professional Football League season will commence this weekend with teams keen to lay a claim to the title. For everything that went down after the league ended at Match Day 24, a lot will look to build on the success of last season, while for others, it is an opportunity to sing songs of redemption. Some teams struggled from the outset last term and never shrugged off the poor run but without any team relegated at the end of last season, the 2019 NPFL season provides them with a chance to prove their doubters wrong. Sunshine Stars, Kwara United, Heartland and Go Round FC were facing the guillotine last time out but now have a chance to aim for the kleig lights. Kw...
Buratai in Battlefield as Military Launches Offensive against ISWAP, Boko Haram
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Buratai in Battlefield as Military Launches Offensive against ISWAP, Boko Haram

*Air Force in bombing waves *Battle shifts to Lake Chad fringes The Chief of Army Staff (CAS), Lt. General Yusuf Buratai, was at the battlefield to provide direction and boost the morale of fighting soldiers as the military launched a grand air and ground offensive against terrorists in Borno State Monday. The 120 Battalion of the newly formed Nigerian Army Special Forces Command neutralised 100 terrorists in different battlegrounds on day one of the offensive. The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is involved in waves of bombardments, destroying in the process several terrorist gun trucks and facilities. The battlegrounds are concentrated on Goniri, Yobe State, Damasak, Kross Kauwa and Monguno among other locations in Borno State. “The gallant troops have also been repelling ...
I masturbate with new sex toy every day – Woman reveals
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I masturbate with new sex toy every day – Woman reveals

I masturbate with new sex toy every day – A woman has posted to her numerous followers on Instagram and also how she rakes in lots of cash from her sex addiction on the social media platform. Nadia Bokody, from Sydney, Australia claimed she is raking it in from her sponsored posts – but says it’s all about empowering other women not to feel “pain or shame” when it comes to sex. She even has a picture with the caption "My daily dose of Ben Wa balls" from her partnership with the sex toy website https://www.loveballs.co. The 34-year-old web editor told Mamamia: “Where most top beauty and fashion bloggers get paid serious cash in exchange for plugging a new lipstick or jumpsuit, I make a very comfortable living talking about sex toys on my feed.” Despite getting whisked half...
GOtv Boxing Night 17: ‘Fijabi ’ll Taste First Defeat’
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GOtv Boxing Night 17: ‘Fijabi ’ll Taste First Defeat’

Fast rising light welterweight boxer, Yusuf Muftau, has declared that he will be the first opponent to defeat former West African Boxing Union title champion, Olaide Fijabi. Both boxers are scheduled to clash at GOtv Boxing Night 17, holding on December 28, at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos. In an interview after a training session yesterday, Murphy said he is undaunted by his more celebrated opponent’s unbeaten record. He explained that the fact that Fijabi is yet to taste defeat as a professional boxer is a motivation for him. “I am very motivated to become the first boxer to defeat Fijabi. It will be a great thing to do. I have watched him fight many opponents, who clearly did not know what to do to defeat him. This time, there is no chance of him escaping defeat,” boasted...
2019 AFCON QUALIFIER: Super Eagles, Bafana Bafana Battle for Top Spot
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2019 AFCON QUALIFIER: Super Eagles, Bafana Bafana Battle for Top Spot

Bafana Bafana of South Africa will today at the FNB Stadium, Johannesburg, host the Super Eagles of Nigeria for not only a place for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations slated for Cameroon but also a battle for Group E top spot, writes Kunle Adewale For Super Eagles German-born manager, Gernot Rohr the encounter is more than just a ticket to Cameroon but a revenge against Bafana Bafana who humiliated Nigeria in the first leg on home soil last year in which the Super Eagles lost 2-0. Rohr is, therefore, seeking revenge this time around. “The defeat still hurts and we want to take revenge for it. They beat us with strong counter attacks in Uyo. We dominated the game and actually played quite well in the first half, but didn’t score. And then they attacked us on the counter, one towards the...
Yoruba Actress, Ronke Odusanya, Gives Lesson On Self-Esteem
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Yoruba Actress, Ronke Odusanya, Gives Lesson On Self-Esteem

Popular Yoruba actress, Ronke Odusanya, is a full dose of vivaciousness laced with panache that has continued to mesmerise film lovers, especially those who love Yoruba films for years. • Ronke Odusanya She’s particularly famous for her provocative front and rear views, as they are as captivating as they are attractive. But Ronke is far more than that. As imposing as her physical attributes are, talent is what stands her out in the industry. Days ago, the actress popularly known as Flakky Ididowo took to her Instagram page to advise her fans on her to approach life by not acting on impulse. She also advised on elf-love and determination. “Never act on impulse, plan, first think it through, then act with a determination, not to be turned aside by thoughts of the past and fea...
Foundation Tours Lagos Needy Homes, Donates Items, Offers Scholarships
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Foundation Tours Lagos Needy Homes, Donates Items, Offers Scholarships

For more than two weeks now, a renowned philanthropist, Dr. Oluwaseye Yomi-Sholoye through her Foundation, The Dr. O. Yomi-Sholoye Foundation, has been making the rounds to several less-privilege. Oluwaseye Yomi-Sholoye Homes, Orphanages and Special Needs schools, bearing gifts and making donations running into several millions of Naira. You might be wondering if it is her birthday as she was asked in one of the homes she visited. No, it isn’t her birthday, rather, the soft-spoken business mogul is driven by the passion to leave this world a far better place than she met it and also fulfilling a pact she made with God to give back to the society if she is so blessed. “The main motivation, first of all, is passion, I have a passion for the youth, for the well-being of the less ...
My Music Not The Cause Of Robbers’ Attack – Victor AD
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My Music Not The Cause Of Robbers’ Attack – Victor AD

Budding singer, Victor AD is at the moment carving a niche for himself in the over-saturated music industry. His song, Wetin we Gain, is undoubtedly one of the biggest tracks in the country currently. When the singer was recently attacked by armed robbers on his way to a show, many commentators online insinuated that his song, which glorified money-making, probably propelled the attackers into wanting to make money at all costs. However, in a chat with Sunday Scoop, Victor AD derided such talks. He said: “It was not something that I have been through before; that was my first time of being robbed. It wasn’t a palatable experience but I give God all the glory. It has nothing to do with my song. At the end of the day, everybody wants to make money. As long as we are here on earth, our...
Okoku Tips Eagles To Soar Over Libya
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Okoku Tips Eagles To Soar Over Libya

An ex-international,Paul Okoku  has tipped the Super Eagles to secure maximum points in today’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Libya in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. •Paul Okoku The three-time AFCON champions are in dire need of a win in the game against Group E pacesetters Libya, who top a group that also has South Africa and Seychelles. The north Africans have four points from two matches while Eagles, with three points from the same number of games, will leapfrog the visitors with a win today. And speaking in a telephone interview with our reporter from his Atlanta base in the United States of America, Okoku, a former Super Eagles stalwart said the Nigerian side have all it takes to emerge victorious in Uyo. How interference in arbitral proceedings affect econo...
Rohr: We won’t disappoint Nigerians
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Rohr: We won’t disappoint Nigerians

SUPER Eagles boss Gernot Rohr has called on his players to go into each game for the win, starting with this weekend’s match with Libya. Nigeria host Libya in the first of the double header in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers, one point and two places behind their rivals. “On Saturday the team has to give everything. When we do not hesitate we become more recognisable. If we speculate we become a vulgar team,” commented the coach. Gernot Rohr “If Libya are relaxed for the game, I will be happy. We cannot disappoint the fans. “We go all out because we need it, and also even if we do not need it. It has nothing to do with either motivation or the sporting level, but the essence of the team. We cannot speculate.” The former Niger Republic boss concluded., “we ...
How Simi Begged Don Jazzy To Listen To Her Music 4 Years Ago
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How Simi Begged Don Jazzy To Listen To Her Music 4 Years Ago

Long time before achieving her fame and current success, Simi was a young woman with dreams who was also ready to hustle hard.                 Simi Simi is one of the most sought after female singers in Nigeria at the moment but years ago, the songstress had to beg to have top industry forces like Don Jazzy listen to her songs. Some throwback tweets have revealed that the singer who is now a known brand across Africa and beyond was once begging Don Jazzy to listen to her mixtape 4 years ago. The old tweets were dug out by a Twitter user @Swayhop. He wrote: "Four years ago, @SympLySimi was pestering @DONJAZZY to listen to her first mixtape. She worked even harder and now she's one of the best female artistes in Africa. #MondayMotivation" He then shared the screens...
You Can’t Be A Fat Girl All Your Life – Uche Ogbodo
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You Can’t Be A Fat Girl All Your Life – Uche Ogbodo

Popular actress Uche Ogbodo has once again shared the reason behind her amazing slim figure. In a recent chat with Rainbow Mag., the single mother of one said: “You can’t be a “Fat Girl” all your life. Sometimes to keep something you truly love, you have to do something you have never done before. I have never really opened up about what pushed me into losing weight and reinventing myself to this point where am loving myself everyday. •My boyfriend” “Yes, you heard me. He pushed me into losing weight because he felt I was too sexy to be wrapped up in a body that deprived me of so much. And Damn Sure he was Right! Child birth transformed me so much that I gave up so much and almost lost my career and those who I truly loved and cared about. For every girl out there who is tryi...
“Thank You All For The Motivation” – Ahmed Musa Reveals After His First Al Nassr’s Goal
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“Thank You All For The Motivation” – Ahmed Musa Reveals After His First Al Nassr’s Goal

Al-Nassr forward Ahmed Musa is delighted with scoring his first goal for his new club and says ‘He couldnt have dreamed to get off to such a great start". The Nigeria international recently joined his new club and scored his maiden goal for the club after coming off the bench to score the winning goal in their 2-1 win against UAE's Al Jazira in an Arab Champions League round of 32 yesterday. Ahmed Musa took to his IG page to celebrate scoring his first goal, he wrote: "I couldn’t have dreamed to get off to such a great start. My first goal! Thank you all for the motivation.@alnassr_fc"

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