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Photos of Police officer Hacked to Death by Rioting Commercial Motorcyclists in Lagos
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Photos of Police officer Hacked to Death by Rioting Commercial Motorcyclists in Lagos

The police officer who was hacked to dead by rioting commercial motorcyclists in the Ajao Estate area in Lagos state on Thursday, September 23, has been identified as Chief Superintendent of Police, Kazeem Abonde. Late Abonde and his officers had stormed the area to confiscate motorcycles parading the area when they were attacked by the motorcyclists. They overpowered him, took hold of his rifle which they used to kill him. The motorcyclists also burnt the patrol van of the police. A lawyer by profession, late Abonde was due to retire in a few months and was making arrangements to go back to his legal profession after his retirement. May his soul rest in peace, Amen.
Kaduna police vow to arrest killers of Senator Na’Allah’s son
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Kaduna police vow to arrest killers of Senator Na’Allah’s son

The Kaduna state police says it has begun an investigation into the killing of Abdulakreem Na'Allah, son of Senator Bala Na'Allah. A statement released by the spokesperson of the command, ASP Muhammed Jalige, said on August 29 at about 3.30pm, the Kaduna Police Command received an unfortunate report of the assassination of Capt. Abdulkarim Ibn Na-Allah 'M' 36 years and a son to Senator Bala Ibn Na-Allah. ''The report has it that the assassins forcefully gained access into the resident of the deceased at Umar Gwandu Road  Malali, Kaduna during the night hours, choked him to dead in coldblood and made away with his Lexus SUV to an unknown destination. The deceased was until his untimely death, a pilot by profession and not an army captain as being peddled in some quarters of the med...
Kanye West Gets his Own day in Atlanta
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Kanye West Gets his Own day in Atlanta

The City of Atlanta, Georgia has officially proclaimed July 22 as Kanye West Day. This came after the rapper treated his fans to a one-of-a-kind experience at his "Donda" listening event. TMZ reported that he was also presented a plaque backstage after his performance at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Kevin James, President of ATL’s HBCU, Morris Brown College, gave Kanye West a token of appreciation on behalf of his mother, Donda West, who taught in the college for almost 2 many years and was Chair of the English Department. The award James gave to Kanye is known as the Dr. Donda West Meritorious Service to Morris Brown College. Donda began her profession at Morris Brown which is the one of the Historically black colleges and universities opened in 1881. Kanye who was born ...
Bayelsa NANNM raises alarm of quack nurses in private hospitals
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Bayelsa NANNM raises alarm of quack nurses in private hospitals

The leadership of the Bayelsa State chapter of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM) has expressed worries over the increased rate of quacks in the profession, saying that the ugly trend is giving nursing a bad name. The State Chairman of NANNM, Comrade Sonia Andabai, who made the disclosure in a media chat with DAILY POST in Yenagoa, the state capital, said the practice of quackery is more prevalent in the private hospitals and clinics. Andabai appealed to those running private clinics as well as other professional colleagues to desist from training quack nurses, emphasising that anyone caught will not be spared as the NANNM Bayelsa council is on their trail.
Web Designer Names his son HTML in Honour of his Profession
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Web Designer Names his son HTML in Honour of his Profession

A Philippines web designer has gone viral after he disclosed the name of his newborn son. In a Facebook post, the newborn was introduced as Hypertext Mark-up Language Rayo Pascual - or HTML for short The child's father Mac Pascual, a web developer, reportedly chose the unusual name as a tribute to his profession. He told local news site inquirer.net that uncommon names run in his family, explaining that his own name is short for Macaroni 85. He said that one of his sisters' official names was Spaghetti 88 and claimed her two children are called Cheese Pimiento and Parmesan Cheese, though they go by Chippy and Peewee for short. Inquirer.net reported that HTML was born healthy, weighing 2.25 kilograms (4.9 pounds) at the Bulacan Medical Mission Group Cooperative Hospital, ...
Tella on Target as Saints Ease Past Fulham
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Tella on Target as Saints Ease Past Fulham

Southampton secured back-to-back Premier League wins for the first time since December, overcoming already-relegated Fulham 3-1 at St Mary's. The hosts took the lead in the 27th minute from the game's first shot on target as Che Adams fired home from close range following a James Ward-Prowse free-kick. They doubled their lead on the hour mark when substitute Nathan Tella tapped the ball into the net just minutes after coming on to the field, his first senior goal in professional football. Fabio Carvalho marked his full Premier League debut by pulling one back for Fulham in the 75th minute. The 18-year-old was played through by Bobby Decordova-Reid and fired the ball in off the underside of the crossbar. Substitute Theo Walcott soon restored Southampton's two-goal lead as hi...
Tuchel Makes Champions League history as Chelsea Qualify for final
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Tuchel Makes Champions League history as Chelsea Qualify for final

  Thomas Tuchel has become the first coach to reach the European Cup or Champions League final in consecutive years with different clubs. Chelsea beat Real Madrid 2-0 on Wednesday night in their semi-final second leg, to seal a 3-1 aggregate win. The Blues will face Premier League rivals Manchester City in the final. Last year, Tuchel led PSG to the final, where the Ligue 1 side lost 1-0 to Bayern Munich. When BT Sport told Tuchel he must be doing something right to have achieved such a feat, he replied: “Or not because it’s not the same club! It depends who you ask.” The German then added: “I’m very happy that we’ve achieved this. I’m very grateful to have the opportunity to live my life in football and this passion as a profession. “So grateful to do it on t...
Derek Chauvin’s Inmate says the ex-cop is ‘not Safe’ and Warns that he’s Going to get Beat up a lot’
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Derek Chauvin’s Inmate says the ex-cop is ‘not Safe’ and Warns that he’s Going to get Beat up a lot’

An inmate at the jail where Derek Chauvin is being held has warned that the convicted former Minneapolis cop is not safe in prison. Hannabal Shaddai, who is serving a life sentence at Minnesota Correctional Facility, doesn’t believe George Floyd’s killer is safe among the prison population because of his former profession and the nature of the crime. Shaddai, 45, claims he doesn't seek revenge but believes Chauvin wouldn't be safe as violence occurs regularly at the maximum-security prison in Oak Park Heights. He told Paradox: “First of all, he’s a cop. Then he did what he did. So it’s not safe for him to be here. Best case scenario for him is he’s going to get beat up a lot. I don’t think he’s safe in any prison population." The prison...
NASS Will Never Pass Any Law To Hinder Press Freedom – Lawan
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NASS Will Never Pass Any Law To Hinder Press Freedom – Lawan

He gave this assurance while felicitating with Nigerian journalists on the occasion of the 2021 World Press Freedom Day. This was contained in a statement issued on Sunday by his spokesman, Ola Awoniyi. “The Ninth Senate and the National Assembly, in general, will never pass any law that inhibits the freedom of the press but rather work with the media to further enhances the practice of the profession,” he said. “I also celebrate the Nigerian journalists for the invaluable contributions and sacrifices that they have made throughout our national history to nation-building and entrenchment of democracy. “I pay tribute to the patriots who have lost their lives in the line of duty and pray that their death will not be in vain.”
Former Military Administrator of Oyo and Ondo, Ahmed Usman is dead
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Former Military Administrator of Oyo and Ondo, Ahmed Usman is dead

Ahmed Usman, the former military administrator of Oyo and Ondo states is dead. Usman died in the early hours of Wednesday April 14 in Jos, Plateau State capital. The deceased who retired from the army as a colonel, hails from Okura in Kogi state but was the military administrator of Ondo from 1994 to 1996 and Oyo from 1996 to 1998. Governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello who confirmed his death, said the late military administrator was concerned about the growth and development of the state. A statement released by his spokesperson Muhammed Onogwu, read; “Governor Bello described Col. Usman, who hailed from Okura, Dekina Local Government of the State, as a worthy ambassador of the Confluence State who excelled in his chosen profession and blossomed through the ranks “He noted...
99% of Gospel Artistes are Poor and Arrogant – Asu Ekiye
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99% of Gospel Artistes are Poor and Arrogant – Asu Ekiye

Popular Gospel singer Asu Ekiye has stated that majority of the gospel artistes in Nigeria are poor and arrogant His made the statement in a Facebook post on Sunday, which he titled . GOSPEL ARTISTES AND ARROGANCE. He wrote: GOSPEL ARTISTES AND ARROGANCE I honoured an invitation three weeks ago and was chauffered by my host to the venue a little behind schedule. But already, I had asked my team to go to the venue and wait for me. While they were there at the venue, they held a brief unscheduled meeting with themselves and reached a decision on what they think would be best for me. So immediately I arrived, the team leader (name withheld), I know he is reading this, whispered to me, “Oga, we need to talk o.” “About what?” I retorted. “Oga, you don big pass some ...
386 Soldiers Resigned From the Nigerian Army in one year – House of Representatives
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386 Soldiers Resigned From the Nigerian Army in one year – House of Representatives

About 386 soldiers voluntarily disengaged from the army due to medical and other reasons in the second quarter of 2020 as confirmed by the House of Representatives Committee on Army. Abdulrazaq Namdas, Chairman of the committee revealed this while presenting a report to the house yesterday March 2. Namdazs said 356 soldiers left the army after losing interest, 24 left to take up traditional titles; while six were discharged on medical grounds. He also revealed that records also indicated that 6,752 soldiers were discharged from the service in the last five years; while 25,655 soldiers had got enlisted within the same period. The Chairman of the house  committee added that documents show that all the voluntarily discharged soldiers were Non-Commissioned Officers (NCO), ranging ...
I’m not a politician, so I have no word for the opposition – Buratai reacts to PDP kicking against his nomination as an Ambassador
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I’m not a politician, so I have no word for the opposition – Buratai reacts to PDP kicking against his nomination as an Ambassador

Immediate past Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai (Rtd) has reacted to the People's Democratic Party (PDP) kicking against his nomination as a non-career ambassador. Recall that the PDP had described the nomination as a plot to shield the ex-Service Chiefs from investigation over the “killing of innocent Nigerians and crimes against humanity” under their leadership. Addressing journalists after a special gala night organised for him by members of the 29th Regular Course Association of the Nigerian Defense Academy in Abuja on Saturday February 6, Buratai said he would not respond to PDP’s statement because he is not a politician. He said;   “It’s an honourable retirement and also an honourable appointment. “I’m not a politician, so I have no word for the oppo...
Sounds of Music Star, Christopher Plummer is Dead (Age 91)
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Sounds of Music Star, Christopher Plummer is Dead (Age 91)

Canadian-born actor Christopher Plummer has died at his home in Connecticut. The actor who starred in films including "The Sound of Music'' died on Friday morning, Feb 5, He was 91. His family confirmed the news, saying he died peacefully at home in Connecticut with his wife of 53 years, Elaine Taylor, by his side Lou Pitt, his longtime friend and manager of 46 years, said: "Chris was an extraordinary man who deeply loved and respected his profession with great old fashion manners, self deprecating humor and the music of words. "He was a national treasure who deeply relished his Canadian roots. Through his art and humanity, he touched all of our hearts and his legendary life will endure for all generations to come. He will forever be with us." Plummer was best known for ...
Meet Cossy Ojiakor’s 30-year-old Fiance
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Meet Cossy Ojiakor’s 30-year-old Fiance

Cossy Orjiakor shared a video of her German-Nigerian boyfriend proposing to her.  Her fiance, Abel Jurgen Wilhem, who is a model by profession, turned 30 on August 5. His father is German while his mum is from Edo state. See more of his photos below
I am a Proud Prostitute – Lady Brags on its Benefits
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I am a Proud Prostitute – Lady Brags on its Benefits

A lady has taken to her social media page to brag about being a prostitute and how it has afforded her the luxury of taking care of her family. The self acclaimed ‘unpushable’ prostitute was slammed by several on social media after the video of her boasting on being a prostitute started going viral. In the video she talked about her luxury life and how she has been able to take care of her family with the proceeds from prostitution emphasizing on how her mother lives a well fulfilled life without taking part in any stressful activity because the money is available. She went on to encourage others in the business of sleeping with men for money not to be ashamed of their profession because it pays bills better than several other jobs.
I Would Be In IT Industry If I Wasn’t An Artist – Singer Wurld Reveals
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I Would Be In IT Industry If I Wasn’t An Artist – Singer Wurld Reveals

Sensational Nigerian Songwriter and Singer, Wurld revealed what profession he would have been practising if he hadn’t ventured into music. During a Question and Answer session on Twitter, Wurld was asked what he would have been doing if he wasn’t a singer. Wurld replied saying that he would have working in the Information and Technology Industry coding and Building Softwares. When asked what he would love to change about the Music Industry if, given the chance, he said that he would change the way industry undervalues publishing and performing rights for producers and songwriters. Wurld listed Coldplay, Pharrell, Asa, and Kanye West are the artists he would love to work with if given the opportunity. He also revealed that he might drop an album this year. Wurld recentl...
Former Chelsea and Arsenal goalkeeper Cech names Rooney as toughest opponent
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Former Chelsea and Arsenal goalkeeper Cech names Rooney as toughest opponent

The Blues legend faced plenty of top-caliber strikers during his career, but rates the all-time Man Utd top scorer as the best Legendary Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech has named ex-Manchester United and Everton striker Wayne Rooney as the toughest opponent he has faced during his career. Now retired, Cech played 443 Premier League matches for the Blues and Arsenal, and claimed English titles with the Stamford Bridge side, whom he also helped to their Champions League success in 2012. As one of the modern greats in his profession, Cech has faced many of the game’s greatest stars but the goalkeeper rated Rooney above the rest.
President Buhari Expresses Grief Over Killing of 47 Soldiers in Boko Haram Ambush
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President Buhari Expresses Grief Over Killing of 47 Soldiers in Boko Haram Ambush

President Buhari has reacted to the killing of 47 soldiers in an ambush launched by Boko Haram insurgents in Gorigi near Allargano Forest general area of Borno State. LIB reported earlier that the soldiers who were conveying bombs in a convoy during an ongoing operation, died after the insurgents fired shots at the convoy. In a statement released by President Buhari's media aide Garba Shehu, the Nigerian leader expressed “profound grief and sorrow’’ over the incident. Buhari who appealed to the military “not to allow the incident to affect their morale’’, stated that the death of every soldier causes deep pain because he knows what it means to be a soldier. He also disclosed that the Nigerian Army has dispatched a team to assess the situation and report back to the government....
I Think Agba Jalingo Should Be Released – Gov Ben Ayade
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I Think Agba Jalingo Should Be Released – Gov Ben Ayade

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River has said he thinks the embattled journalist (Agba Jalingo) should be released from the prison. Speaking after a long silence on the matter, Governor Ayade said the journalist who is standing trial for treason and for allegedly criticising his government, acted out of youthful exuberance. “I am of the opinion that Agba should be released because I think he was just youthfully excited. “If you ask Agba Jalingo today, I am the one working with his lawyers for his freedom, I am the one sustaining him and sending upkeeps,” Ayade claimed. The governor also denied being the one who ordered the journalist’s arrest, stating that the case is between Agba Jalingo and the Federal Government. “In court, it is Federal Government versus Agba Jalingo, n...
Catholic Nun Allegedly quits Religious Devotion to Marry
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Catholic Nun Allegedly quits Religious Devotion to Marry

Photos have been shared online purportedly showing a Catholic Reverend Sister who quit her religious profession and got married to an officer. In photos shared online, the woman is seen posing with her man in pre-wedding photos. Another shows her clad in her habit when she was still a Reverend Sister sworn to the oath of chastity. See below.
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Video: Eniola Badmus reacts to Omotola Jalade Ekeinde guessing who she is during an interview

Eniola Badmus has reacted to veteran actress, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde guessing her profession during a recent interview. Omotola who was asked to give a shout to Eniola Badmus TV during the interview was heard saying "Oh Eniola Badmus, that's an actress isn't she?" Reacting to the interview, Eniola Badmus stated that she saw it as a challenge to work harder. She also promised to work harder till she doesn't need any introduction. She wrote; 'I WILL WORK HARDER TO THE POINT THAT I WILL NEED NO INTRODUCTION THANK YOU FOR REMINDING ME TO PUT IN MORE WORK #SavageAnswer #SomedayIwillbeGreat #WorkHarder #EniolaBadmus'   View this post on Instagram   #eniolabadmus reacts to #omotolajalade guessing who she...
Romantic or not? Farmer proposes to his woman by placing the ring on a cow udder
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Romantic or not? Farmer proposes to his woman by placing the ring on a cow udder

A farmer chose to propose to his girfriend in a way that is unique to his line of profession, so he placed the engagement ring on a cow's udder.   Well, the man's "romantic" gesture was not well received by Facebook users when the photo made it online.   Facebook users on a group were horrified after a woman shared the photo to a marriage shaming group, known as That’s It I’m Ring Shaming: The Wreckoning, and group members had a lot to say.   A number of Facebook users said wedging a ring on a cow’s udder was practically animal cruelty.   "F***ing gross. This animal does not deserve being abused in this fashion," one Facebook user commented.     Some made jokes and puns about the method of proposal. But some were more conce...
Nigerian Medical council inducts 412 foreign-trained doctors
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Nigerian Medical council inducts 412 foreign-trained doctors

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) has granted 412 foreign -trained doctors the nod to practice medicine in the country.   The doctors, who had to undergo another training on returning to the country, were inducted on Thursday with a warning not to commit acts contrary to the ethic codes of the profession. Already 120 practicing doctors are under investigations over alleged professional misconducts while 60 are awaiting trails at the MDCN Tribunal.   Chairman of the council, Prof. Abba Hassan, urged the Federal Government to domicile the central internship fund in the council. This, he said, is to enable the council centralise internship project this year.   Hassan also appealed to state governments to upgrade at least three hospitals to stand...
Defend Nigeria with your lives’ – VP Yemi Osinbajo tells the military
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Defend Nigeria with your lives’ – VP Yemi Osinbajo tells the military

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has urged Nigerian military officers to take pride in defending the country as they take pride in adorning their beautiful uniform.   He said the military career, which is meant to defend the territorial integrity of the country, is the most civic service to the nation. The Vice-President noted that it is beyond just earning salary and getting a chance to wear the coveted uniform. Osinbajo said it is about putting their lives on the line for the safety and welfare of millions of Nigerians.   The Vice-President stated this as the Reviewing Officer at the passing out parade of 187 new officers who were commissioned at this year’s Direct Short Service Course 28 at the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Base in Kaduna. He told the new military officers ...
Meet Muyiwa, The 34-Year-Old UNILORIN Graduate Who Is The Youngest SAN Ever
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Meet Muyiwa, The 34-Year-Old UNILORIN Graduate Who Is The Youngest SAN Ever

Muyiwa Atoyebi, a graduate of the University of Ilorin, is among the 38 lawyers to be conferred with the senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN) title. Aged 34, Atoyebi is the youngest Nigerian lawyer elevated to that height. In a statement, Hadizatu Mustapha, secretary of the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC) said the new SANs would be sworn in during the 2019/2020 new legal year of the supreme court in September. SAN is conferred on Nigerian lawyers who have practiced for not less than 10 years, and have achieved distinction in the profession. Below are the names of the new SANs: Adedoyin Oyinkan Rhodes-Vivour Abdullahi Haruna Manga Muhammed Nurudeen Adedayo Toba Apapta John Onuegbulam Asoluka Adedokun Mathew Makinde Daniel Chukwudi Enwelum Emmanuel Adeyeye ...
Dani Alves Sends Message To Messi After Brazil Defeated Argentina
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Dani Alves Sends Message To Messi After Brazil Defeated Argentina

Brazil captain, Dani Alves, has paid tribute to his former Barcelona teammate, Lionel Messi, after Brazil’s 2-0 win over Argentina at the 2019 Copa America on Wednesday. It would be recalled that Brazil defeated Argentina 2-0 in the first semi-finals with Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino scoring in each half of the match on Wednesday. Taking to his Instagram page on Thursday morning, Alves shared a picture of him and Messi hugging after the match with the caption: “Football is often about winning, often about losing, however, will never cease to exist the affection, respect, admiration and connection with those who helped you put food in my house.   “There will never be any more gratitude to those who helped you put your name in the history of football.   ”The greatness of pe...
Nigerian Govt Moves to Sack Unqualified Teachers
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Nigerian Govt Moves to Sack Unqualified Teachers

The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, on Tuesday, directed the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) to sack unqualified teachers across the country. Adamu stated this in Jos, the Plateau State capital, during the 6th induction ceremony of 400 newly graduated teachers trained by the University of Jos. The Minister, who spoke through the Registrar and Chief Executive, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) Prof. Josiah Ajiboye, said “The Honourable Minister of Education Mallam Adamu Adamu has directed the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) that after December 31 2019, all those teaching without the requisite qualification should be disengaged.” According to him, “A task force will be constituted to enforce the order of ...
What Ter Stegen Told De Gea After Error in Man United’s Defeat to Barcelona
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What Ter Stegen Told De Gea After Error in Man United’s Defeat to Barcelona

Barcelona goalkeeper, Marc-Andre Ter Stegen has finally disclosed what he told Manchester United keeper, David De Gea, following his error against Ernesto Valverde’s side in the Champions League quarter-final second leg 3-0 win over Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men on Tuesday. David de Gea was “inconsolable” after his howler saw Barcelona progress to the semi-finals of the Champions League. The Spain international had a game to forget on Tuesday night at Camp Nou, letting a tame effort from Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, squirm through his grasp and into the back of the net. Ter Stegen said he told De Gea after the match that such error happens in football, adding that they are all human beings and it can also happen to him. S...
Obasanjo Says Nigeria is More Divided And in Disunity Than Civil War Period
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Obasanjo Says Nigeria is More Divided And in Disunity Than Civil War Period

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that Nigeria is more divided and in disunity when compared to the time of the civil war. Obasanjo made this known on Thursday while speaking at a one-day 2019 annual retreat/conference and general meeting of members of Association of Chief Audit Executives of Banks in Nigeria held in Abeokuta. He said: “When we look at this country today, even during the civil war, we were not as divided as we are today. “Today, we are in danger if we don’t take partnership seriously. Partnership within our people and partnership within Africa and the rest of the world.” While addressing members of ACAEBIN, Obasanjo said private sector is the life blood of development in every economy of a country. He said: “As chief audit executives, it...
What you should know about Work Life in Dubai
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What you should know about Work Life in Dubai

Dubai means many things to many people depending on your level of interaction with the city and fascination for it. Whether you are living there or visiting; or probably planning of relocating soon, well the chances are that you already have a strong picture of Dubai in your mind. There are places that we already dream of or have fantasies about even before we step on that plane; places like New York, London and Paris easily come to mind. But you see that city called Dubai, it is an entirely different kettle of fish. A visit to Dubai and you would wonder if the place should only have existed in your imagination. But asides its breathtaking sites and endless cranes dotting its skyline with a fantastic blend of a relentless sunlight there’s a lot more to the city you probably don’t know abo...
APC Presidential Campaign Spokesman, Festus Keyamo Returned To Law
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APC Presidential Campaign Spokesman, Festus Keyamo Returned To Law

The spokesman for the presidential campaign council of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Festus Keyamo(SAN) returned to his profession after the successful re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari. He wrote: Fully back to my beat this morning in court. When you are are a professional in politics and not a professional politician, you seamlessly switch to your primary address after discharging your political assignment.
Why Nigerian actresses are labeled prostitutes – Tonto Dikeh
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Why Nigerian actresses are labeled prostitutes – Tonto Dikeh

The acting profession in Africa has generally been seen as a profession for promiscuous individuals. The Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood, is not left out of this misconstrued belief. The female folks in the industry are however on the receiving end in this. From dressing seductively, to romantic gestures, to kissing, fondling and partying to the camera, actresses are always seen as prostitutes. Rumoured link ups of actresses to politicians over time have also not helped matters.   Little wonder a good number of upcoming and veteran actresses have confessed to having found it quite difficult convincing their parents of their passion for the craft and not the promiscuity the industry has been labelled with. The recent outburst of screen diva, Tonto Dike, after she allegedly caugh...
20 SANs Push For Judicial, Legal Reforms
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20 SANs Push For Judicial, Legal Reforms

Twenty Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs), who said they were embarrassed by the crisis of confidence created in the judiciary by the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, yesterday said they were ready to work with other stakeholders to reform the justice sector. A statement released by the SANs, under the aegis of The Justice Reform Project, said the bodies established to regulate and sanitise the judiciary and the legal profession, including the National Judicial Council (NJC) and the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), had failed. That was as former Cross River State governor and presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Mr. Donald Duke, said both Onnoghen and the man appointed in his place, albeit in acting capacity, Justice Tan...
Most Current Actors Use Juju to Stay Relevant – Fred Amugi
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Most Current Actors Use Juju to Stay Relevant – Fred Amugi

Ghanaian veteran actor, Fred Amugi has stated that most current actors use juju to stay relevant in the movie industry. According to him, even directors and producers engaging in the act due to jealousy. Fred Amugi said: “It’s coming to my knowledge that people are working out through black magic. And that goes with the present crop of actors. Even among the producers and directors. He gets all the attention, so I must stop him…It’s all about prayers and doing good”. Speaking on the actors and atresses offering sex for roles in the movie industry, Fred Amugi stated that it takes place in every profession and not just the entertainment world. “As for that area, I’ll say it’s in every profession. It’s everywhere” , he added.
UK Government Condemns CJN Onnoghen’s Suspension
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UK Government Condemns CJN Onnoghen’s Suspension

The United Kingdom has condemned the suspension of Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, saying the timing gives cause for concern. This was made known in a statement released by the British High Commission in Nigeria, the UK government says the suspension risks affecting both domestic and international perceptions on the credibility of the forthcoming elections.   See full statement below; The British High Commission expresses serious concern over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria. We have heard a wide range of credible and independent voices, including in the Nigerian legal profession and civil society, who have expressed concern over the constitutionality of the executive branch’s suspension of the chief officer of the judiciary. We respec...
Baby Chokes To Death As Housemaid Watches TV
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Baby Chokes To Death As Housemaid Watches TV

An 11-month-old baby chokes to death, while the housemaid watches television. According to Citizen TV, the parents of the deceased, Steve Opar and his wife, Wendy Audrey, their son was choking to death in the bedroom while their home-help watched TV in their living room. The bereaved father of one and a lawyer by profession claimed that he received a call on the evening of Friday, December 14 with the news that his son was choking to death. He asked his neighbour to rush his son to the nearest hospital, which was the War Memorial Hospital, in Nakuru, Kenya and also called his wife to head to the facility. Unfortunately, his son, who would have turned one this January, was pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital.  He was the couple’s only child. The boy’s mother who was ...
Lawyer assaults female FRSC official, flogs her mercilessly
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Lawyer assaults female FRSC official, flogs her mercilessly

A Lawyer reportedly assaulted a female FRSC official in Enugu and flogged her mercilessly, as captured in a video that has gone viral. The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) National Publicity Secretary, Kunle Edun, who confirmed the incident disclosed that they are still in the process of obtaining the particulars of the ‘lawyer’ involved and his branch. Kunle Edun further assured members of the public that the NBA, would not tolerate a situation where legal practitioners exhibit acts of thuggery and gross indiscipline in the conduct of their affairs, and bring the legal profession into disrepute. He concluded his statement by disclosing that proper investigation shall be conducted, and members shall be informed accordingly of the the outcome of the investigation. Here is a video...
Lady Celebrates Her Barrister Father As She Gets Called To Bar
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Lady Celebrates Her Barrister Father As She Gets Called To Bar

A Nigerian lady identified as Falilat Olawoyin, has taken to social media to appreciate her barrister father as she gets called to bar. Falilat who was just called to Bar served her father some accolades as she recounted on how her father supported and encouraged her during her stay in school Visibly excited as she joins him in the legal profession, she shared photos of herself and her proud father in their robes after her call to Bar ceremony in Abuja. She wrote; “At a very tender age I watched my dad dress up and go to work while holding his socks and bib for him. This is my first role model! I remember when I joined Arts Class and everyone was shocked because they expected me to be in Sciences, my dad was like “are you sure you want to do Arts?” “Do you want to become a Lawyer...
I Lost My Right Arm, But Not My Mind – Lady As She Becomes A Barrister
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I Lost My Right Arm, But Not My Mind – Lady As She Becomes A Barrister

A beautiful Nigerian lady, Barr. Susan Ofume who was just called to bar has written a very emotional piece on how she lost an arm at a tender age. She took to her Instagram page to reveal that losing her arm made her strong. She wrote; I am Susan Ofume, I lost my right arm at a very tender age but I didn’t loose my mind and focus. I have always dare myself to be different that was why I had to go into the legal profession. Thank God today it birthed these great, selfless, unique, beautiful Lawyer Susan ofume esq I had a dream but today it’s made a reality. Never give up on yourself for any reason, never. While growing up I told myself that the only way I can be different is to go extraordinary, I made the hard choice at every point in my life. Today, it gave birth to this strong, beaut...
End Boko Haram Threat, Buhari Orders Military
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End Boko Haram Threat, Buhari Orders Military

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that the war against terrorism is “a must win,” and has ordered the military to eliminate Boko Haram threat. According to a State House press statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the president on Media and Publicity, Mr. Garba Shehu, President Buhari, who gave the order in Maiduguri, Borno State capital Wednesday, also commended the efforts of the military. He however tasked them to totally eradicate the terrorist group. “It is a must win war. I want to encourage our troops not to be distracted by speculations but remain focused and committed to the task of eliminating Boko Haram from the surface of the earth,’’ the President said while declaring open the 2018 Chief of Army Staff Annual Conference. President Buhari assured t...
LPDC Disbarrs Seven Lawyers, Suspends 12
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LPDC Disbarrs Seven Lawyers, Suspends 12

The Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Committee (LPDC) on Tuesday disclosed that it has between January and November this year disbarred seven legal practitioners and suspended 12 others over various acts of professional misconduct. Life Bencher and Chairman, Body of Benchers, Alhaji Bashir Dalhatu, who made the disclosure, warned that professionalism is the hallmark and life of the legal profession, hence lawyers must at all times maintain the highest level in the discharge of their duties. Dalhatu, who was speaking at the Call to Bar ceremony of the August/September graduands of the Nigerian Law School, warned the new lawyers to always be guided by professionalism and ethics of the profession so as not to suffer similar fate. “The Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Committee (L...
NMA Tasks Police On Quackery In Medical Profession
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NMA Tasks Police On Quackery In Medical Profession

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Ekiti chapter, has appealed to the police and other security agencies to join in the efforts to combat quackery in the medical profession. It said the menace has caused the deaths of many innocent Nigerians, crippled the medical profession and reduced the quality of practice in the country. The body frowns on the rising waves of child and maternal mortality in Nigeria and reduced life expectancy of the people due to the disparity in access to quality healthcare delivery, calling for the full implementation of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) for the actualisation of the universal health coverage of the federal government. Speaking while reviewing the week-long 2018 Physicians’ Week at a press conference in Ado Ekiti Sunday, the NM...
FG Ask Nigerian Doctors in Diaspora to Come Back Home
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FG Ask Nigerian Doctors in Diaspora to Come Back Home

The Senior Special Adviser to the President on Diaspora and Foreign Affairs Hon. Abike Dabiri Erewa has reiterated that the present administration is committed to improving the nation’s health care system through liaising with Nigerian doctors in Diaspora. She said this at the Nigeria Health Watch annual Future Health Conference themed ‘The Diaspora as Nigerians Brain Gain’ in Abuja. She noted that Nigerians in Diaspora are very relevant to Nigeria, adding that “they possess immeasurable resources as they present expertise in their related area of profession.” “They are usually the top performers in their fields in any country, so leaving us for a while has value as they present credible resources and experience that can propel the development of our nation and project the image of ...
I Use 55 Different ‘Atopa’ Styles To Satisfy My Wife In Bed ─ Ghanaian Prophet
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I Use 55 Different ‘Atopa’ Styles To Satisfy My Wife In Bed ─ Ghanaian Prophet

Even though Prophet Kumchacha makes a lot of money from his church business but we think he should add comedy to his profession and make some extra income from it. He has on several occasions proved himself to be one of the hilarious men of God the country has ever had. In fact, he is good in comedy even than preaching. He has thrown another bombshell in a recent interview on Hitz FM. The Founder and Leader of Heaven’s Gate Ministries disclosed that God has given him the power and strength to bang his wife to her satisfaction anytime they meet in bed. Prophet Kumchacha added that Christian men should put Christianity aside during s£xual intercourse with their wives. He went on and bragged that he has about 55 different ‘Atopa’ styles which he uses to bang the ‘hell’ out of his wife ...
Famous Barber Who Was Born Without Hands Is Proving That Nothing Is Impossible (Video)
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Famous Barber Who Was Born Without Hands Is Proving That Nothing Is Impossible (Video)

When faced with hardships in their lives, many people find them too challenging and give up, especially on their life dreams. But not for Gabriel Heredia. Gabriel is a 20-year-old Argentinian barber who was born without hands. Despite his handicap, he was able to grow up happy and independent. He also always had the support of friends and family, never feeling discriminated at all by his schoolmates. In fact, his inspiration for such a line of work was his mother, who is a hairdresser. At the tender age of 14, he started working as a barber, and learned all the techniques to perfecting both haircuts and beard trimmings. Although he first saw it as a hobby, Gabriel quickly determined that this was the profession he wanted to work in. “I have learnt to serve a glass of water by myse...

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