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Goodluck is a Terrible Guy and a Big time Scammer – Bobrisky narrates what happened between him and Instagram user he Promised to help
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Goodluck is a Terrible Guy and a Big time Scammer – Bobrisky narrates what happened between him and Instagram user he Promised to help

Cross-Dresser, Bobrisky has narrated what happened between him and an Instagram user identified as Goodluck, who he promised to help for the sake of his (Goodluck) grandmother. The cross-dresser who was called out for allegedly not fulfilling his promise, recounted how he paid for Goodluck and his grandmother’s flight from Calabar to Lagos in an Instalive video. Describing Goodluck as a ''terrible guy and a big time scammer,'' he also alleged that the duo smoked in a hotel he booked for them even though it was their first meeting. Bobrisky who disclosed that he forgave them for that, said Goodluck and his Grandmother stayed in Lagos for five days, but she (grandmother) insisted on going back to Calabar to take care of her goats. The cross-dresser noted that he took care of ...
SSS Arrests Usman Bugaje For Criticising Buhari’s Handling Of Insecurity
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SSS Arrests Usman Bugaje For Criticising Buhari’s Handling Of Insecurity

The State Security Service has held Usman Bugaje for criticising the Buhari administration’s handling of insecurity across the country. Mr Bugaje, a politician and scholar, was held by state agents after appearing on AIT, Peoples Gazette learnt. He has been at the secret police’s custody since 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, sources said. Mr Bugaje added his voice to growing concerns amongst Nigerians about insecurity. The politician had previously condemned Mr Buhari’s failure to tackle the economy, as well as his sectional appointments. It was not immediately clear whether the SSS would release Mr Bugaje today. A spokesman for the service did not immediately return a request seeking comments from The Gazette. Mr Bugaje’s arrest came barely a few weeks after the SSS invited then ...
Rice Distribution: Don’t Undermine Humanitarian Efforts, Tinubu Warns Politician
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Rice Distribution: Don’t Undermine Humanitarian Efforts, Tinubu Warns Politician

The National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has warned politicians not to undermine humanitarian efforts providing needed food to the poor. Tinubu gave the warning while further reacting to the distribution of rice bearing his name in the northern part of the country. Tinubu in a statement by his media aide, Tunde Rahman, on Sunday, said he had to issue the warning for fear that some malevolent elements may try to undermine and destroy the noble humanitarian effort because of their political opposition to him or simply because they have no love for their fellow man. “If these actors want to fight Asiwaju, so be it. But they should have the minimal decency to leave poor people alone and not to disturb or disrupt attempts to alleviate the hard...
Appeal Court Acquits Raymond Dokpesi & His Firm, Daar Investment
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Appeal Court Acquits Raymond Dokpesi & His Firm, Daar Investment

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has discharged politician and media owner, Raymond Dokpesi and his firm, Daar Investment and Holding Company Limited, of the charges of money laundering breach of Procurement Act in relation to disbursement of the N2.1billion meant for arms purchase while Col Sambo Dasuki was the National Security Adviser (NSA) in 2014. In two unanimous judgments on Thursday, a three- man panel of Court of Appeal upholds the two appeals by Dokpesi and Daar Investment and proceeded to set aside an earlier ruling of a Federal High Court, Abuja, which rejected the no-case submissions made by the appellants. Reading the judgments on Thursday, Justice Elfreda Wiialims-Dawodu held the prosecution did not make out a prima facie case against the appellants and did not also establ...
I Will Defeat Tinubu In 2023 Presidential Election – Doyin Okupe
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I Will Defeat Tinubu In 2023 Presidential Election – Doyin Okupe

A former aide to President Goodluck Jonathan has said he is the only politician from the South-West region that can defeat former governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu, in the 2023 Presidential race. There are indications that the APC National leader is eyeing the country’s number one seat but he has not declared interest yet. Okupe, in a series of tweets on Sunday, said Tinubu remains a formidable opponent but he can send him out of the the race. “I believe I have a slight edge over him in that I understand national and Presidential politics more than him and in terms of intellectual resourcefulness we are at par; if I am not better. “On my part, a great advantage is that I am the only Yoruba of note in the presidential race from the PDP,” Okupe said. Tinubu is presently...
No Serious Politician Will Join PDP – Olawepo Hashim
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No Serious Politician Will Join PDP – Olawepo Hashim

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Trust in the 2019 elections, GBENGA OLAWEPO-HASHIM, in this interview with OLALEKAN ADETAYO, speaks on the issues of rotational presidency, state police and agitation for secession, among others You were the presidential candidate of the People’s Trust in the 2019 elections. How would you describe the conduct of that poll? There were a lot of logistics issues and the election had to be postponed. I am not sure if the Independent National Electoral Commission really satisfactorily address those issues. That election also witnessed the lowest voter turnout in recent time in terms of percentage of voter turnout. You can imagine that the victor had about 50 million votes or so. That’s less than 10 per cent of the country’s population. We can do...
2023 Presidency: Any Serious-minded Politician will Give it a Shot – Governor Fayemi
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2023 Presidency: Any Serious-minded Politician will Give it a Shot – Governor Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has commented on the controversy that has trailed the 2023 presidency. The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum whose second tenure as governor will expire next year, said in an interview on Channels Television that he believes it is the dream of every politician to hold such an office. Fayemi stated that he doesn't know any serious-minded politician who will not give the presidency a shot. He said; “I get asked this question all the time; I don’t know anyone, any serious-minded politician who will have the opportunity to govern a country with the blessings that we have, in spite of the challenges, that will not give it a shot."
Politician, Shina Peller loses sister
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Politician, Shina Peller loses sister

Politician, Shina Peller, is bereaved as he just lost his sister, Bimbo Peller. He announced the passing on his Instagram page this afternoon. According to him, Bimbo, who has a set of twins, died in London. ''Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un. May Almighty Allah be merciful to my beloved sister @bimbopeller who passed away in London. It is the will of Allah and I appreciate those who sympathize with us. I appeal that we pray for her soul instead of calling or messaging me. May Allah forgive her for all her sins and grant her eternal rest. Amin yarobi'' he wrote
Fake Watch Buster comes for Dino Melaye; says at least two of his luxury watches are fake
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Fake Watch Buster comes for Dino Melaye; says at least two of his luxury watches are fake

Fake Watch Buster has gone after Senator Dino Melaye and his watches.   The FWB identifies wrist watches that are fake and posts them online, while tagging the wearer and pointing out the discrepancies between the original and the fake.   This time, their subject is Dino Melaye.   FWB pointed out that at least two of the Nigerian politician's watches are fake and many of his other watches "are looking sketchy".   "@dinomelaye we just want to let you know that you're wearing a fake..." FWB wrote on Instagram alongside photos of Dino wearing the watches.   See below.  
Adesua Etomi & Banky W Welcome A Son
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Adesua Etomi & Banky W Welcome A Son

Nollywood actress, Adesua Etomi and her husband, Banky W have welcomed a baby boy. Sharing the news on her 33rd birthday today, Mrs Wellington shared her maternity photos and wrote: "You have a track record of keeping your word. Ọlọrun agbaye o, you are mighty". 4 weeks ago I received the best birthday gift ever. Our Son. 1+1=3 ��� #Godisforeverthegreatest #mamaZ Adesua Etomi's husband, Banky W also shared the good news while celebrating her 33rd birthday, wrote on his Instagram page: Happy birthday to my lady, my love and Purpose Partner, My world, my wife and Baby Mama. I didn't think it was possible for you to be more beautiful than you already were... but I was wrong. Because you're not just beautiful, you're strong. You're grace and favour personified, and you're ...
A Blogger claims Rosy Meurer almost crashed Desmond Elliot’s marriage over affair
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A Blogger claims Rosy Meurer almost crashed Desmond Elliot’s marriage over affair

A blogger has shared a tip from an anonymous writer who claims that the embattled actress, Rosy Meurer once had an affair with actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot. Rosy who has been in the news for the past few days for snatching Tonto Dikeh's ex-husband seems to have attempted such an act once which was not successful according to an Instagram blogger. Cutie_Juls on Instagram shared an anonymous tip that alleged that the actress used to be in bed with Desmond which almost collapsed the marriage of the actor. "Rosy that I know has no remorse or conscience, na Desmond Elliot wife fit give una her gist, that's how she was coming small girl, following Desmond about and even living in their house with her sibling, till his wife found out she was sleeping with Desmond, marriage...
What I Told Sunday Igboho After My Son Was Murdered By Herdsmen – Aborode Father
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What I Told Sunday Igboho After My Son Was Murdered By Herdsmen – Aborode Father

Below is a recent interview granted by the father of the late Fatai Aborode, where he blamed herdsmen for his son's murder. Why is Makinde now telling a different story? In this interview by KEHINDE OYETIMI, Alhaji Lasisi Folohunso Aborode, father to deceased Dr. Fatai Aborode who was allegedly murdered by herdsmen in December, 2020, speaks about the long history of herder settlements in Ibarapa axis of Oyo State, the advent of unrest in the zone and the death of his son. How long have you lived here in Igangan? I am an indigene of Igangan. I am retired as chief environmental health officer. I am the father of the late Dr. Fatai Aborode. I am also the Baba Adinni of Igangan land which means that I am one of the religious leaders of Igangan. I was on January 16, 1942. I clocked...
Actress Nkechi Blessing Shows Off Her New Man, Ekiti Politician, Opeyemi David Falegan
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Actress Nkechi Blessing Shows Off Her New Man, Ekiti Politician, Opeyemi David Falegan

Nollywood Actress Nkechi Blessing Sunday has shown off her new man identified as Hon. Opeyemi David Falegan who is an Ekiti-born politician. The actress who few months ago broke up with US-based boyfriend and colleague Mike Adeyemi, was spotted in the video she shared on Snapchat, having a nice time with her new man at her birthday party yesterday February 14. See video below. https://youtu.be/sYGTGa5N3DE
Abia Lawmaker, Ossy Prestige’s Body Arrives From Germany Amid Tears
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Abia Lawmaker, Ossy Prestige’s Body Arrives From Germany Amid Tears

It was an emotional sight on Saturday as family members of the late House of Representatives member, Hon. Ossy Prestige and leaders of his party, the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) thronged the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to receive his body. Hon. Prestige is popular among his Aba constituents for his people-oriented projects especially in the education of children of the poor. DAILY POST reports that Ossy Prestige, who represented Aba North/South Federal Constituency, was elected under the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) platform. He died after battling an undisclosed illness in Germany from where his body was repatriated. DAILY POST gathered that friends and associates of the deceased waited patiently f...
Ned Nwoko Raises Alarm Over Alleged Plot to Assassinate him
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Ned Nwoko Raises Alarm Over Alleged Plot to Assassinate him

Prince Ned Nwoko has alleged that some people are plotting to assassinate him. The former member of the House of Representatives raised the alarm at a press briefing he organised alongside his wife Regina Daniels on Thursday, Feb 11, in Abuja. He said that the plot is connected to a piece of land in his community in Delta state in which he was setting up a university. He added that a tussle about who becomes the next king of his community is also another factor. He explained that the issue of who becomes the next king had been settled by the elders and that the allocation of the land to him followed due process. The politician said that the assassination plot was exposed on social media by an inmate in Kuje Prison, Abuja, who overheard two fellow prisoners discussing the pl...
APC Is Now Worse Than Jonathan’s PDP Government – Pat Utomi
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APC Is Now Worse Than Jonathan’s PDP Government – Pat Utomi

Prof Pat Utomi, politician, businessman, academic and public intellectual, was in Imo State recently for a private function. He spoke to Sunday Sun on the state of the nation; the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), his role in the formation of the party; and why the party has failed Nigerians. As a member of the ruling APC, would you say that almost six years down the line that your party has kept its promise of making the country better than it met it? You see, my views are not hidden. What has happened to Nigeria is that political parties have become an instrument for state capture. A group of people get together, hoodwink another group of people to found an instrument to use to capture the state for their own material benefits and call it a political party. Whether it is th...
Twitter Confirms Trump’s Ban Will Remain Forever Even if he Runs Again in 2024
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Twitter Confirms Trump’s Ban Will Remain Forever Even if he Runs Again in 2024

Former US President Donald Trump’s Twitter ban will remain forever, even if he runs for president again in 2024, a top company official said on Wednesday February 10. During an interview on CNBC’s "Squawk Box," Twitter’s chief financial officer, Ned Segal, was asked if the platform would restore Trump’s account if he ran again and was elected president. In his reply, Segal said the ban is permanent, even if he ever becomes president again. “The way our policies work, when you're removed from the platform, you're removed from the platform whether you're a commentator, you're a CFO or you are a former or current public official,” Segal said. “Our policies are designed to make sure that people are not inciting violence, and if anybody does that, we would have to remove them fr...
‘PSG have been disrespectful in Messi pursuit’ – Barca presidential candidate Laporta threatens to report Ligue 1 champions to FIFA
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‘PSG have been disrespectful in Messi pursuit’ – Barca presidential candidate Laporta threatens to report Ligue 1 champions to FIFA

The Catalan politician says he will take legal action against the Argentine's potential suitors if he is re-elected at Camp Nou Paris Saint-Germain have been "disrespectful" in their pursuit of Lionel Messi, according to Barcelona presidential candidate Joan Laporta, who has threatened to report the Ligue 1 champions to FIFA. PSG have been strongly linked with Messi ever since his decision to hand in a transfer request at Camp Nou at the end of the 2019-20 campaign. The 33-year-old ultimately decided to see out the final year of his current contract with Barca after opposition from club officials and La Liga, but his long-term future remains up in the air.  
James Brown Meets Desmond Elliot
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James Brown Meets Desmond Elliot

'Nigerian Actor and politician, Desmond Elliot met with Nigerian Crossdresser, James Brown, and the crossdresser shared photo of the meeting via his Instagram handle. James Brown wrote;' "It was great meeting an icon @desmondelliot" https://youtu.be/vFxDuVRN13k
Yul Edochie Celebrates 39th Birthday, To Run For President In 2023
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Yul Edochie Celebrates 39th Birthday, To Run For President In 2023

Nollywood actor and politician, Yul Edochie, turned a year older on January 7, and he took to social media to celebrate with his fans and followers. While many people who celebrate birthdays pray for not just longer life, but more material things, Edochie as a birthday wish, requested for something quite different and unlike many people too. The actor who clocked 39, shared the one thing he would want God to bless him with this new year and according to him, he wants to be as wise as King Solomon in the bible. Sharing a photo of himself on Instagram, he wrote: “Happy 39th birthday to me. Last year l asked for wisdom, you gave it to me Lord. “This year I ask for your grace oh Lord as I prepare to run for President of Nigeria in 2023. To bring real Peace, Unity & Progres...
Moesha Boduong Exposed After Allegedly Bragging In A Salon That Desmond Elliot Slept With Her
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Moesha Boduong Exposed After Allegedly Bragging In A Salon That Desmond Elliot Slept With Her

Social media users are drastically dealing with Nigerian actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot. Senator Desmond Elliot is being dragged after his insensitive comment about the EndSARS protesters. He has labeled them as children full of hate and has also advocated that the Nigerian government regulate social media to bar hateful comments. Following that, Nigerians are drastically bashing him as they’re him spilling all his dirty secrets out there. Currently, they’ve fished out one of his scandals that hit social media in 2017. According to claims, Ghanaian actress, Moesha Boduong bragged in a salon that Desmond Elliot allegedly slept with her. Already, Desmond Elliot has been exposed over his secret affairs with Ghanaian, actress Lydia Forson which his wife caught th...
Video: Sidechick of Nollywood Actor Turned Politician Desmond Elliot Exposed!!!
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Video: Sidechick of Nollywood Actor Turned Politician Desmond Elliot Exposed!!!

Nollywood actor turned politician Desmond Elliot has become a target of Nigerian social media users after passing some very silly comments on the ‘EndSARS’ protestors. Elliot has become the chewing gum everyone is chewing for being a massive disappointment to the youth. In that climate, people are also laying all sorts of allegations at his feet. One allegation claims that Desmond has a sidechick he has been hiding from his wife for years now. He’s alleged to have a kid with this sidechick which he has been hiding from the wife. However, he has now been exposed! Another allegation claims he cheated on the wife with Ghanaian actress Lydia Forson. Desmond is in big trouble at the moment and nothing is going to save him until he comes out to apologize for his insensit...
Celebrities React To Desmond Elliot Statement Over Social Media Regulation
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Celebrities React To Desmond Elliot Statement Over Social Media Regulation

Celebrities and other Nigerians have taken to their SM pages to criticize Nollywood actor turned politician "Desmond Elliot" for allegedly pushing for social media regulation. Recall that few days ago, Desmond Elliot was called out on Twitter over calling for an anti-social media bill. The actor turned politician however denied the allegations. Well, a video that captured the moment the lawmaker representing Surulere constituency in Lagos, Desmond Elliot called for social media regulation has been making the rounds online. Celebrities didn't take it funny as they took to their SM pages to blast him. Below are some celebrities comments: Davido: “Desmond Elliot just destroyed all the precious childhood memories he gave us in movies …” Skales: “Desmond Elliot tho… can’t trus...
I Will Never Support APC, PDP Politicians Again – Iyabo Ojo
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I Will Never Support APC, PDP Politicians Again – Iyabo Ojo

Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo on Sunday vowed never to support any politician from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The mother of two also said even if her family member was running for a post under the aforementioned parties she won’t vote for such person. “I Alice Iyabo Ojo, will never support, campaign or vote for any APC or PDP member ever again in my life. “Even if you are my family or friend, we need a New Nigeria ��, we need to stop recycling ♻️ #EndBadGoverance,” she wrote. Iyabo has been a part of the #EndSARS protest against police brutality and bad governance
Amber Ray throws shade at ex who left her high and dry back in the day
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Amber Ray throws shade at ex who left her high and dry back in the day

Kenyan socialite Amber Ray has seen it all. For a woman with such beauty and brains, you would be surprised to hear that at some point a man she was seeing walked out on her. Yes, this stunning lady that continues to give many men sleepless nights has ever been dumped for another woman. So far we understand that her break up with baby daddy politician Zaheer Jhanda was a complicated one; and to date we still can’t tell whether the two see eye to eye or not. However, on her latest post, Amber Ray is seen throwing shade at an unnamed ex who left her back in the day. According to Amber, this particular ex wishes he would get back with her; but since he bashed her while leaving – he cannot find a good excuse to use on her. She wrote: 'Some people would like to come back to our liv...
Tinubu Is Best Politician The South Can Offer For 2023 Presidency – Olapade Agoro
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Tinubu Is Best Politician The South Can Offer For 2023 Presidency – Olapade Agoro

r. Olapade Agoro, former presidential candidate and national chairman of the National Action Council (NAC) on Wednesday said Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is qualified to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Speaking in a chat with Daily Independent, Agoro, who described Tinubu as the most resourceful politician in the Southern part of the country said the former Lagos state governor has paid his dues and has all it takes to lead Nigeria. He added that without Tinubu’s assistance, President Buhari who had given up after he lost the 2011 presidential election wouldn’t have won the 2015 and 2019 presidential elections. Agoro also said Tinubu has been patient enough and will not step down for anyone in 2023. "Someone...
Banky W Reportedly Becomes A Full Time Pastor
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Banky W Reportedly Becomes A Full Time Pastor

Olubankole Wellington, former Nigerian politician and musician, popularly known as Banky W has reportedly become a full time pastor. The 39 year old award winning artiste has turned to God and is turning a new leaf in dedication of his life to Christ, according to Within Nigeria. “Banky is now a full time pastor. He was ordained at Tony Rapu’s “This Present House Church” in Lekki, Lagos”, a source said. “I guess his wife influenced his life positively, because ever since he married her, her has been making amazing decisions about his life”, the source added. Speaking on the date he was ordained, the source replied; “about a month ago. He is a very good preacher, he is doing well”. Pastor Tony Rapu is the senior pastor of the House of Freedom in Lagos.
Akwa Ibom Politician, Friday Etim Ukim Takes Nomination Form To Shrine, Consults Deity (Photos)
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Akwa Ibom Politician, Friday Etim Ukim Takes Nomination Form To Shrine, Consults Deity (Photos)

A Councillorship Aspirant for the upcoming 2020 Local Government Elections in Akwa Ibom State, Friday Etim Ukim, has taken to the shrine his nomination/interest forms. Ukim, an Aspirant of Ward 7 in Urueoffong/Oruko Local Government Area, visited the Ward deity on Thursday, August 13, 2020, to pray for his election. The Councillorship Aspirant who dressed on singlet and nickers, placed the two nomination forms in front of the deity and prayed over it. The traditional worshiper knelt before the deity and prayed with a bottle of gin while holding palm front on the other hand as the religion demands.
Nigeria Loses N2.5 Trillion to Fraud Every Year- Forensic Body Reveals
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Nigeria Loses N2.5 Trillion to Fraud Every Year- Forensic Body Reveals

The Society for Forensic Accountants and Fraud Prevention (SFAFP), a body that studies the management of funds by Government agencies, has revealed that Nigeria loses N2.5 trillion  yearly in the national budget to public sector fraud and corruption. SFAFP Chairman Iliyasu Gashinbaki, revealed that in Africa, 25 per cent of annual budgets of countries are diverted through bad schemes by politicians. Gashinbaki, speaking at a virtual induction of 192 associates of SFAFP at the weekend, revealed public officers mismanaged government money by unlawful use of public assets for private advances, underpayment of taxes and duties on export as well as import. Other methods of embezzlement include payment of salary to ghost workers; bribery and extortion; payment for air supply (goods ...
Nasarawa APC Chairman Caught Defiling Two Girls
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Nasarawa APC Chairman Caught Defiling Two Girls

A politician identified as Christopher Ogah has been arrested after he was allegedly caught defiling two girls in his house in Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The suspects said to be the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Obi Ward, was allegedly caught defiling two girls aged 12 and 13 years respectively. Daily Trust reported that an eyewitness said the politician lured the girls to his room when they entered his residence to fetch water from a well. Chairman of the local government, Alhaji Mohammad Oyimoga Oyigye confirmed the incident and also disclosed that he saved the suspect from being lynched by angry youths. Oyigye said the suspect who was handed over to the police, was transferred to Lafia to forestall breakdown of peace in the area. Na...
I Introduced Buhari to Politics – Hajiya Nàja’atu Mohammed
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I Introduced Buhari to Politics – Hajiya Nàja’atu Mohammed

The first Kano State female politician to become a senator, Hajiya Nàja’atu Mohammed has hinted that she introduced President Muhammadu Buhari to politics. She made the statement while reacting to the recent attacks by bandits attacked in Dansadau community of Zamfara state this weekend, where no less than 15 persons were killed. A BBC Hausa service report monitored on Sunday by Vanguard reported the police in Gusau had confirmed the latest attack on the Zamfara community, in which lives were lost. The outspoken Kano politician, however, told the RFI Hausa service in an interview, that she introduced Buhari to politics and had told the world that the President was a democrat. Nàja’atu Mohammed expressed her discontent with the recent happenings in the polity and condemned the d...
Banky W reacts to D’banj’s rape scandal
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Banky W reacts to D’banj’s rape scandal

Nigerian singer and actor turned politician, Banky Wellington, has on Friday taken to Twitter to share his opinion about the rape allegation against fellow singer, D’banj. The 2019 Federal House of Representatives candidate, condemned the alleged arrest and intimidation of the accuser, Seyitan Babatayo, and called expressed hope that justice will be served. “The news lately has been so hard to read, but we must never support the oppressing or silencing of victims by the Police. If Dbanj truly was being falsely accused, then a ‘defamation of character’ lawsuit was the right move – but that’s where it should have stopped.” he wrote. “ “Whether it was overzealous police officers/Dbanj/his handlers that orchestrated it – locking Seyitan and/or her Mom in jail, seizing her phone, p...
I Built Three Rooms With Abiola’s Money – Chioma Ajunwa
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I Built Three Rooms With Abiola’s Money – Chioma Ajunwa

Olympic gold medallist, Chioma Ajunwa, says she built a three-room apartment with a cash gift from late businessman and politician, Moshood Abiola, in 1991. Speaking with our correspondent on her fond memories of the late philanthropist, police officer Ajunwa said the 24-karat gold the fallen Pillar of Sports in Africa also gave her after winning two gold medals at the 1991 African Games in Cairo, Egypt was stolen same year. She hailed Abiola for his impact in sports and the encouragement given to sportsmen, many of who were from not well to do families. “I don’t think there is anybody in Nigeria as far as sports is concerned that competed in the early 90s that wouldn’t have one thing or the other to say about Chief MKO Abiola. His memory still lingers in the mind of many. “In ...
Benue State politician, Daniel Ukpera, donates ropes to his community to tie their goats
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Benue State politician, Daniel Ukpera, donates ropes to his community to tie their goats

A politician in Benue state has donated ropes to the members of his community so that they can tie their goats.   Daniel Ukpera, who contested for the Guma State Constituency seat in the 2019 Benue State House of Assembly Election under the platform of Labour Party, donated bundles of ropes to the people of Makurdi LGA in Benue State.   After making the donation, he assisted the goat owners to tie their goats then posed for photos with the grateful recipients.     Ukpera's donation is reportedly his contribution to the implementation of the Benue State Anti Open Grazing Law.  
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Pregnant Woman Raped and Murdered in Benin

Mrs Queen Igbinevbo, the wife of a politician, Comrade Promise Igbinevbo in Benin who was reportedly pregnant has been raped and murdered by unknown persons at her resident in the Edo state capital. According to report, Mrs Igbinevbo was attacked by the men who gained entrance into the home through the ceiling. A source who spoke to an online publication said the hoodlums were looking for her husband, Comrade Promise Igbinevbo, who is a Governorship Campaign Coordinator. However, when they couldn’t find him at home on May 20, 2020, they raped and murdered his wife. The body of the deceased was discovered by neighbours who were worried that they have not seen her in a while. A source said: “When we could not see Queen, I came to check if she was fine, because she lives al...
#JusticeforDjEvolve: DJ Evolve Allegedly Shot Twice in the Neck by Politician in Kenya
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#JusticeforDjEvolve: DJ Evolve Allegedly Shot Twice in the Neck by Politician in Kenya

Kenyans have taken to their social media page to call for justice for DJ Evolve who was allegedly shot twice in the neck by a politician, Babu Owino at the club using hashtag #JusticeforDjEvolve. The Kenyan DJ and performer Felix Orinda, popularly known as DJ Evolve, was allegedly shot in a club in January 16, 2020 after a misunderstanding with politician MP Paul Ongili aka Babu Owino, representing Embakasi East. According to reports, eye witnesses at the club claimed it all began with an argument between the DJ and the politician who teased each other about the size of their guns. Witnesses who were at the club said it all began with banter between the two, who teased each other about the size of their guns. It is not clear if DJ Evolve also had a gun or if gun was a euphemis...
Kukushair CEO Akunna Nwala Speaks on Death of Billionaire Businessman, Keniebi Okoko
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Kukushair CEO Akunna Nwala Speaks on Death of Billionaire Businessman, Keniebi Okoko

Akunna Nwala, the CEO of luxury hair brand Kukushair has released a statement setting the record straight in her reported involvement in the death of billionaire businessman Keniebi Okoko who died on Tuesday April 14th 2020 after a botched liposuction surgery in a hospital in Lekki, Lagos. . News filtered into town shortly after Okoko's death, that the beauty enterprenuer took him to the hospital without his wife’s consent where he met his untimely death. And now that the popular politician and pastor has been laid to rest, the married mother of one has decided to tell her own side of the story. Read her statement below...   My family and I have been aware of the manifestly contrived falsehood being peddled against me, Akunna Nwala, as playing a key role in the demise ...
Cynthia Morgan Should Use Her New-Found Fame To Sell CDs – Akin Alabi
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Cynthia Morgan Should Use Her New-Found Fame To Sell CDs – Akin Alabi

Nigerian politician, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Otunba Akin Alabi advised singer, Cynthia Morgan to use her new name to create fame for herself He wrote: “If I were Cynthia Morgan, I wouldn’t use the newfound fame to release a new song. I’d use it to write a book, speak at events, sell CDs, start a podcast etc. There is no guarantee the song will blow & people will move on if it does not. She has a better shot at success this way. “She must find a way to capture value. All these let’s raise money for her to sing a new song. When the song comes out, you would be the first to insult her. She needs to use the new found fame to sell other things. Including the coloured hair she was known for. “For 99% of artistes, if you don’t evolve from singing to other things, you will...
“Keep Spending, My Dear” Ned Nwoko Tells His Wife, Regina Daniels
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“Keep Spending, My Dear” Ned Nwoko Tells His Wife, Regina Daniels

Money is said to be the voice of the big guys and this is confirmed by Ned’s comment under a post his wife made. Nigerian politician and businessman, Ned Nwoko, the rich husband of young slay queen Regina Daniels has encouraged her spending habits as he urged her on. He commented under a post-Regina made a few days ago possibly from her vacations in Dubai, persuading her to keep spending his money. He also commended her for looking so amazing. Looks and beauty can definitely be bought in the shops and Regina is killing it for her husband who seems not to have had enough of it. Even though she’s married to Nigerian billionaire Ned Nwoko, actress Regina Daniels still goes by her maiden surname, Daniels. But it appears the actress wants to clarify to fans that she is the w...
Dele Momodu Responds As Instagram User Cautions Him About Easily Blocking People With Dissenting Views
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Dele Momodu Responds As Instagram User Cautions Him About Easily Blocking People With Dissenting Views

Dele Momodu had an interesting response for a follower who advised him to stop blocking people because of their views on Instagram. The follower left the comment under a post where Dele Momodu was wishing Davido’s daughter, Imade Adeleke a happy birthday. Responding to the post, the follower told the Ovation Magazine boss they she noticed he blocks people easily. She advised him to desist from that, especially if he intends to contest for a political position. And Mr Momodu responded, telling her that he doesn’t intend to contest for politics again. He added that Donald Trump recently blocked his old friend Piers Morgan on Twitter, so there’s nothing wrong with him blocking people even if he’s a politician.  
Tinubu sends message to Afenifere leader, Fasoranti
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Tinubu sends message to Afenifere leader, Fasoranti

All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Bola Tinubu, has described Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti, as a man of great repute and accomplished educationist. He congratulated him on his 94th birthday and prayed for more wisdom and robust health. In a congratulatory statement on Thursday, Tinubu paid tribute to the man he called an astute politician, elder-statesman, and a die-hard Awoist. Tinubu wrote: “What we celebrate is the success story of leadership by example, political consistency, total loyalty to the progressive cause, devotion to principle, integrity, the courage of conviction and uncommon contentment. “Chief Fasoranti filled the vacuum left behind by our illustrious pathfinders and cherished leaders, and in the post-Chief Abraham Adesanya era, Papa laboure...
Singer, Muma Gee Reveals Why She Took A Break From Music
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Singer, Muma Gee Reveals Why She Took A Break From Music

Nigerian singer-songwriter, actress, businesswoman, fashion designer, television personality and politician, Gift Iyumame Eke, professionally known as Muma Gee, meaning “do good Gift”, revealed why she isn’t constant into singing in the music industry in an interview According to an interview with Sunday Sun, The beautiful actress spoke on her decision to come back to the music scene saying; ”Practically, if you permit me to speak from another person’s point of view, I would describe the new Muma Gee as a sensational stylistic music icon, who is more contemporary and urbane, though Afrocentric as she promotes the African culture. “Through her new genre, Soundafric, she is set to storm the world after the Covid19 lockdown. She is back hotter and better with her throwback Afro hair ...
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Nigerians React as Reno Omokri Revealed The Second Most Popular Word in Quran Nigerian pastor and politician, Mr. Reno Omokri, has taken to his page on Twitter to reveal the second most popular word in the Islamic Bible (Quran). According to Mr. Reno Omokri, “The second most popular word in the Quran, after the name of God is the Arabic word, Ilm, meaning KNOWLEDGE. Islam teaches you to seek knowledge. Every Muslim leader that denies his people education is a munafiq. Knowledge is good! Seek knowledge.” He wrote. Here is a screenshot of Reno Omokri’s tweet; See reactions
Notorious Indian Thief and Bollywood Actor Dies at 92
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Notorious Indian Thief and Bollywood Actor Dies at 92

A notorious Indian thief who spent years rampaging across central India’s impoverished badlands before trying his luck as a Bollywood actor and politician has died aged 92. Mohar Singh, once one of the most feared men in the Chambal region accused of hundreds of murders, kidnappings and other crimes, died on Tuesday, a senior police official in Bhind district as reported by AFP. Despite having 315 cases against him, including 89 murders, he cultivated a Robin Hood-like image among the poor, district superintendent of police Nagendra Singh told AFP. In his words: He was an old-school gang leader, targeting mainly businessmen and rich landlords and distributing the loot among the poor to win popularity. After he surrendered to police in 1972 with his gang of 140 bandits, he s...
I Am Proud Of You – John Dumelo Tells Stonebwoy
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I Am Proud Of You – John Dumelo Tells Stonebwoy

Actor turn politician John Dumelo has congratulated dancehall act Stonebwy on his Anloga Junction Album especially his song with American star Keri Hilson. Taking to his twitter page John Dumelo stated that he was proud of the success made by Stonebwoy and stated that the sky is just the starting point for him. The Anloga Junction Album was launched recently and had since received the applauds of many as its doing very well.
‘We Won’t Forgive You If You Disappoint Us’ – Samini Warns Dumelo
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‘We Won’t Forgive You If You Disappoint Us’ – Samini Warns Dumelo

Evergreen Dancehall artiste, Samini has thrown his full weight behind actor cum politician John Dumelo as he laces his boot to wrestle power from Lydia Alhassan, the MP for Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency. Samini had earlier clashed with John Dumelo after he questioned his suitability for the job when he has not accounted for the infamous V8 car. However, in a sudden twist, the revered artiste told John of his full support as he represents the hope and aspirations of the youth. The High-Grade Family boss said: “If you are genuinely ready for the task. I’m with you bro. I support the vision behind Yung and able people taking charge. Pls don’t let our support be in vain. Support from the youth toward you is purely nonpartisan and it’s high time you acknowledge that. #Idey4u“...
Pastor-turned-runs Girl Calls Out Politician’s Wife who allegedly Sleeps Around
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Pastor-turned-runs Girl Calls Out Politician’s Wife who allegedly Sleeps Around

A pastor-turned-runs girl who is reportedly the former wife of a popular pastor in Akwa Ibom state, Happiness, has called out the wife of a politician who allegedly sleeps with many men. Happiness a.k.a Arab Queen disclosed that she is formerly married but now a single mother in her Instalive videos. She also recalled how the politician’s wife allegedly slept with 3 different men in a hotel she once lodged in. Arab Queen who asked the politician’s wife to leave and “hustle” for men like her if she is tired of her marriage, threatened to release photos if pushed further. Watch the videos below; https://twitter.com/LailaIjeoma/status/1248987105470091264 https://twitter.com/LailaIjeoma/status/1248987949636759554
I Miss Nigeria- Ben Bruce Says As He Reveals How He Protects Himself In America Due To COVID-19 Pandemic
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I Miss Nigeria- Ben Bruce Says As He Reveals How He Protects Himself In America Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Politician and chairman of Silverbird group, Ben Bruce, took to his Twitter handle to express how much he misses Nigeria as he is currently in the U.S where thousands of deaths have been recorded due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Posting a photo of how he dresses now in America to protect himself from getting infected, he wrote ”This is how we are currently living in America. I miss Nigeria. I can’t wait to return.”  
UPDATED: Funke Akindele’s Party: Small Doctor Hands Self Over To Police
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UPDATED: Funke Akindele’s Party: Small Doctor Hands Self Over To Police

Popular Nigerian Singer, Small Doctor, real name Adekunle Temitope, was in court on Wednesday to show solidarity with those who were tried for attending Funke Akindele’s party, the police have said. Mycelebrityandi learnt that Small Doctor arrived Ogba Magistrate Court on Wednesday after 12 noon in an SUV accompanied by his manager. Policemen, however, prevented him from entering the premises of the Ogba Magistrate Court. He was directed to a police vehicle. The singer arrived at the court premises while the trial of his colleague Naira Marley, as well as politician Babatunde Gbadamosi and wife, Folashade, was ongoing before Chief Magistrate Yewande Aje-Afunwa. The singer was initially thought to be one of the 43 guests who attended the birthday party hosted by couple JJC S...

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