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One of the parents of the children abducted from Niger state Islamiyya school has died because of the incident – Principal
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One of the parents of the children abducted from Niger state Islamiyya school has died because of the incident – Principal

One of the parents of the pupils of the Salihu Tanko Islamiyya school where over 150 pupils were abducted last Sunday, May 30, has died. This was disclosed by the principal of the school, Abubakar Hassan, during an interview with AriseTV today June 2. Hassan said the bandits have contacted him and asked for N300 million but that the ransom has been reduced to 110 million. Abubakar said when the bandits contacted him, he appealed to them to allow him to speak with one of the three teachers who were abducted alongside the students, some of whom were about four years old, and the teacher told him that the bandits have started beating them and have refused to give them food. ''What pains me most is that I pleaded with the bandits to allow me talk to one of the teachers. When I spo...
Aguero Makes Promise after Joining Barcelona
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Aguero Makes Promise after Joining Barcelona

  New Barcelona signing, Sergio Aguero, has promised to help the club win silverwares. Aguero vowed to replicate the same outstanding display he produced during his time at Manchester City for the Camp Nou club. DAILY POST recalls that Barcelona officially signed Aguero from Manchester City on Monday. The Argentine international will remain at Barcelona until the end of the 2022/23 season. “I want to show here what I have shown at City,” Aguero was quoted by Barcelona’s official website as saying. “It’s an immense joy because since I was a kid, and even more so now with Messi, I have thought that Barça is the best club in the world. “Any player that is offered the chance to play at Barça, will come running. I will try to do my best to help the club to win big ...
Tuchel Makes Promise to Abramovich Ahead of next Season
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Tuchel Makes Promise to Abramovich Ahead of next Season

  Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has promised owner Roman Abramovich that will “stay hungry”, after winning the club’s second ever Champions League title. In doing so, Tuchel earned himself an automatic contract extension. Abramovich has seen his decision to sack club legend Frank Lampard in January justified within the first six months. But Tuchel is ready to deliver more silverware at Stamford Bridge. He told the Blues’ official website in his message for Abramovich: “I can assure him that I will stay hungry. “I want the next title and I feel absolutely happy, I feel part of a really ambitious club and a strong part of a strong group that suits my beliefs and suits my passion about football at the moment perfectly. “So my desire is to go for more victories....
“Save your Money for TikTok Costumes” Yomi Fabiyi tells Iyabo Ojo after She Sued him for Defamatory Publication
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“Save your Money for TikTok Costumes” Yomi Fabiyi tells Iyabo Ojo after She Sued him for Defamatory Publication

Yomi Fabiyi is not fazed by the legal documents Iyabo Ojo filed against him. The actor had alleged that Iyabo Ojo and Princess "promised to kill Baba Ijesha if released on bail" after he was detained for allegedly sexually molesting Princess' underaged daughter. In response, Iyabo's lawyers sued him, asked him to retract the statment, apologize, and pay 100 million Naira in damages. Reacting to the lawsuit, Yomi reshared the same defamatory post that brought about the suit and told Iyabo that he doesn't dignify everyone with a response. He wrote: Ignore any unnecessary CIVIL SUITS attached to my name, I don't dignify everybody with a response. Not even a non-criminal suit that lack merits and grounds. I don't have time to waste walai. Your lawyer will never tell you how ma...
Ellen DeGeneres to End her Talk Show amid ‘Bullying’ Allegations
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Ellen DeGeneres to End her Talk Show amid ‘Bullying’ Allegations

Ellen DeGeneres is reportedly set to end her eponymous talk show after 18 seasons, following accusations that she allowed a toxic work environment. After 18 seasons on air and huge ratings, the talk-show host is expected to make an announcement explaining why she’s pulling the plug today, May 12, according to The Daily Mail. The publication have said that a source told them it’s because Ellen "has had enough and told her team that she’s done". The insider said: "She's promised one more season after this one and will exit at the end of the 2021/2022 season. This comes as several former and current employees of The Ellen Show accused the 63-year-old host of ignoring "bullying" by executives. The employees in question also accused the star of fostering a "toxic" work enviro...
Kogi Miyetti Allah Chairman was Arrested not Kidnapped – MACBAN
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Kogi Miyetti Allah Chairman was Arrested not Kidnapped – MACBAN

Adamu Abubakar, Secretary of Kogi state chapter of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), has said that Chairman of the group in the state, Wakili Damina was arrested and not kidnapped as speculated. Abubakar confirmed this to Channels Television in Lokoja on Sunday March 9. He said Damina was picked up from his house by some men in military uniform without explanation to members of the association or the state government as to why he was arrested. Insisting that the action of the security operatives was in violation of Damina’s fundamental human right, the MACBAN Secretary revealed that the national body of the association has taken up the matter for a thorough investigation to ascertain why the branch chairman was whisked away in such a manner. He not...
Abducted Abia University Student Regains Freedom
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Abducted Abia University Student Regains Freedom

The abducted student of Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU) has regained her freedom. Governor Ikpeazu made the announcement last night, 3 days after the student and others were attacked by unknown gunmen along Okigwe-Uturu road. The Abia state Governor also promised to take justice to those who abducted the student. The statement read; “It is with exceedingly great joy and a very pleasant sense of relief that I announce that the only kidnapped ABSU student who was still in custody of the hoodlums that abducted some people few days ago along the Okigwe-Uturu Road has been freed. “I spoke with her and her mother minutes ago and want to thank God, our security agents and the management of ABSU for a job well done leading to this good news. “Our administration has since taken...
Girl Nabbed after Giving a Baby Bleach to Drink
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Girl Nabbed after Giving a Baby Bleach to Drink

A young girl has been nabbed after she gave a baby bleach to drink. The girl who has been identified as Mmesoma, said she was promised N20k by one Chisom to carry out the act. According to her, Chisom promised to give her the money after the baby has been confirmed dead. Mmesoma revealed that she knows the baby’s mother but denied doing same thing to other babies under her care in the past. Watch the video below......
Tuchel Promises to Win Champions League Trophy for Abramovich
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Tuchel Promises to Win Champions League Trophy for Abramovich

  Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has said he is working hard to justify the vast resources Roman Abramovich has invested into the team, by winning the Champions League again. The Blues will face Premier League rivals Manchester City in the final on May 29. Tuchel’s men beat Real Madrid 3-1 on aggregate in the semi-final to book their place. That game will come after an FA Cup final against Leicester City. “I am in touch with the board, I am in touch with all the people who are in charge. “I have no regrets and I am pretty sure he [Abramovich] likes what he sees and he likes the results. This is what he deserves. “He has built a fantastic club and I am part of this club. We try to make him happy and ourselves happy. So we have the same goals,” Tuchel said....
Nigerian Lady claims She was Defiled by her Father’s superior inside the Barracks on her 11th Birthday
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Nigerian Lady claims She was Defiled by her Father’s superior inside the Barracks on her 11th Birthday

A Nigerian lady has shared the sad story of how she was allegedly defiled by her father's superior in the barracks when she was celebrating her 11th birthday. In a post shared on her Twitter handle, the lady with the name @LADEmie, said she was hawking Kunu, a locally made nutritious drink, to help raise money for her family's upkeep when the superior allegedly lured her into his office and defiled her in 1998. ''I was raped my by father's superior In the military at my 11th birthday. He threatened to sack my dad if I told anyone. He could have killed me. I was 11, while I was hawking kunu to feed my family. He promised to buy my goods and I entered his office. We were in the barracks. If I didn't sell Kunu, we wouldn't eat. My dad's salary was nothing. It's been...
EPL: Edinson Cavani Takes Final Decision on Man United Future
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EPL: Edinson Cavani Takes Final Decision on Man United Future

  Manchester United striker, Edinson Cavani has decided against leaving the club this summer. The Uruguay International was set to leave Europe and return to his native Argentina, with Boca Juniors reportedly keen to sign him. But the former Paris Saint-Germain star man has now been persuaded to stick around and will stay for at least another season, according to ESPN. The South American has scored 12 goals in 33 appearances for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Red Devils this season, with 16 of those appearances coming from the bench. Manchester United will make official announcement next week about the player’s latest decision. “He [Cavani] knows my feelings, he knows that I would love to have him for another year, we have spoken about it,” Solskjaer had told reporters a...
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 ...
Women Football Deserves More Attention in Nigeria – Amaju Pinnick
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Women Football Deserves More Attention in Nigeria – Amaju Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has promised to do everything to ensure women football grows in the country. Rivers Angels defeated Sunshine Queens of Akure 4-0 in Ijebu Ode to win the Nigerian Women Football League (NWFL) Super Six Championship, crowning them as champions of the Nigerian Women’s Professional League. The win also gave the Rivers State team a ticket to represent the country in the WAFU B zone of the maiden CAF Women Champions League. While addressing journalists after the conclusion of the Super 6 tournament, Pinnick said that women’s football deserved more attention in the country. “Admittedly, we need to do even more for women football in this country because as I always insist, the women deserve more attention having ...
Bobrisky Finally Reveals why Tonto Dikeh Unfollowed him, Despite Saying he won’t; Calls her Action “Dumb shit”
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Bobrisky Finally Reveals why Tonto Dikeh Unfollowed him, Despite Saying he won’t; Calls her Action “Dumb shit”

Bobrisky has finally revealed why Tonto Dikeh unfollowed him. He said she did so because he sprayed money on Tonto Dikeh's former friend, Blessing Osom, better known as Lady Golfer. Lady Golfer had taken to Instagram over the weekend to share a video of Bobrisky spraying money on her at an event. She said it was a pleasure meeting the crossdresser and described him in glowing terms. Bobrisky believes that's Tonto Dikeh's reason for unfollowing him. He admitted he had blocked Tonto for unfollowing him but promised not to say anything bad about her or reveal what caused the issue between them. Despite his promise, he took to Instagram only minutes later to write: "Lady golfer you are the reason for this unfollow now." He added: "You for no post the video of me spray...
“I drowned them, I did it as softly as I could”- Mom admits to killing her three young children in chilling jail interview
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“I drowned them, I did it as softly as I could”- Mom admits to killing her three young children in chilling jail interview

A California mom suspected of murdering her three young children before going on a carjacking spree, has confessed to drowning them "as softly as she could" in a chilling jailhouse interview. Liliana Carrillo, 30, claimed she wanted to protect her son and two daughters from their father, who she believes is a human trafficker and would have 'abused them'. Carrillo's kids, Joanna Denton Carrillo, 3, Terry, 2, and 6-month-old Sierra were found dead on Saturday, April 10, by their grandma in her apartment in Reseda, Los Angeles. Their mother had vanished. She was later arrested on suspicion of carjacking, having stolen a truck. She said in her interview that she wanted to drive off of a cliff and kill herself. 'I drowned them. I did it as softly, I don't know how to explain it...
Over 80 Inmates Voluntarily Return to Imo Custodial Center
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Over 80 Inmates Voluntarily Return to Imo Custodial Center

Over 80 inmates of the Owerri Correctional center in Imo state have returned to the center. Recall that armed men attacked the correctional center on Monday, March 5, and freed 1844 of the inmates. During a visit to the center on Tuesday, April 6, the Minister of Interior Affairs, Rauf Aregbesola, promised that the Federal government will grant any returnee inmate amnesty. In an interview with DailyTrust on Wednesday, April 7, the Public Relations Officer of the Centre, Mr. Joe Madugba, said over 80 inmates have returned between Tuesday and Wednesday. “We have a total of 82 inmates right now. Remember that we have 36 that refused to escape and six that returned. Presently 40 others have joined them. They might have heeded the advice of the honourable minister to grant them am...
Man Scammed By Fake Bank Representatives Who Promised 1 Million
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Man Scammed By Fake Bank Representatives Who Promised 1 Million

A Nigerian man has been left counting his losses after he was scammed by fake bank representatives. Apparently, the scammers promised to flip his money by a large profit margin and that format was enough to convince the gullible victim into sending one hundred thousand naira to the scammers. However, he never heard from the scammers anymore and he decided to visit the bank to ask questions. So this guy got a call from online scammers claiming to be access bank representatives to send 100k and receive a million naira after 2hours which he did without hesitation(cos obviously people are greedy)! After waiting for a while and the so called “representative” didn’t get back to him, he realized he was scammed and came to the access bank (chevron branch) to ask for his 100k or 1million, ...
President Buhari Never Promised to Make one Naira Equal to one Dollar – Presidential aide, Femi Adesina
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President Buhari Never Promised to Make one Naira Equal to one Dollar – Presidential aide, Femi Adesina

Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has said that President Buhari never made an electoral promise that he will make one Naira equal to one dollar. Adesina denied this claim when he appeared on Channels TV on Sunday night, March 28. The presenter had asked him what the president is doing to keep his promise to make  dollar equal to Naira. According to the presenter, the President at his presidential rally held at the Dan Anyiam Stadium in Imo state, had promised to ensure equality in both currencies, but in his five years in office, Nigerians have instead seen an increase in the dollar to Naira exchange rate. Responding, Adesina said President Buhari never made such a promise. ''What you just said does not exist, it is fake, it is ...
Gov Wike Burna Boy N10 million – Teachers Being Owed Salaries
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Gov Wike Burna Boy N10 million – Teachers Being Owed Salaries

Some angry Nigerians on Twitter have blasted Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state over an alleged N10 million gift to Burna Boy while teachers in the state are being owed salaries. The ‘African Giant’ crooner had recently snagged his first-ever Grammy win for ‘Twice As Tall,’ his 2020 album, and a concert was held to honour him for the feat and his heroics in the global music landscape. The governor however promised every artiste at the concert a sum of N10 million each. The development, which comes at a time when teachers in the state are protesting unpaid salaries, has sparked outrage on the microblogging platform. Several users have questioned the governor’s rationale for gifting the musicians millions when workers are being owed salaries. Some users, however, defended th...
Grammy Awards: Gov Wike Gifts Burna Boy Land, Money to Build
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Grammy Awards: Gov Wike Gifts Burna Boy Land, Money to Build

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Saturday announced that he will be giving a plot of land and cash to Burna Boy as an appreciation for winning the Grammy Awards. DAILY POST had reported that the state organized a homecoming ceremony for Burna Boy after his album ‘ Twice as Tall’ won Best Global Music Album category. The Governor while welcoming Burna Boy and his parents on a courtesy visit at the Government House, Port Harcourt described the Grammy award-winning Afrobeat singer, as the pride of the state. The governor also encouraged Burna Boy to continue making the state proud even as he promised to do anything to promote him. Speaking during the end of the event, the Governor also promised to give artistes who performed at Burna’s Homecoming Concert in Rivers State...
4 Suspected Traffic Robbers Arrested During an Attempt to rob RRS Detectives on surveillance Duty
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4 Suspected Traffic Robbers Arrested During an Attempt to rob RRS Detectives on surveillance Duty

Four suspected traffic robbers alleged to have attempted to rob some operatives of the Rapid Response Team (RRS) have been arrested by the police in Lagos. The suspects identified as Adewale Ismaila, 30; Chinadu Okafor 26; Tote Victor 19 and Abdulahi Olalere a.k.a ‘Orobo’ 20, were arrested around Abiola Garden, Ojota, by an undercover police team they wanted to rob on Thursday, March 25. A statement by Muyiwa Adejobi, spokesperson of the police command, says the surveillance policemen were deployed in different parts of the state following complaints by motorists about incessant traffic robbery attacks. “The surveillance team was on a decoy at about 6:30am beside ‘Abiola Garden’ when the suspected criminals came out with dangerous weapons in an attempt to rob the policemen, dema...
AFCON: I’ll Treat Okoye, Uzoho, Noble Same Way Enyeama Treated me – Ikechukwu Ezenwa
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AFCON: I’ll Treat Okoye, Uzoho, Noble Same Way Enyeama Treated me – Ikechukwu Ezenwa

  Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, has promised to treat younger goalkeepers, Maduka Okoye, Francis Uzoho and John Noble, same way Vincent Enyeama treated him when he first joined the Super Eagles. He described the as his younger brothers and wonderful goalkeepers. The three goalkeepers: Uzoho, Okoye and Noble are in contention for the Super Eagles starting XI for the African Cup of Nations matches against Benin Republic and Lesotho. Super Eagles handler, Gernot Rohr did not find Ezenwa worthy in his 24-man team. Nigeria have scored 10 goals and conceded 7 in four qualifying matches but the 32-year-old believes his ‘younger brothers’ need some luck to do well in the coming matches. “All of them are wonderful goalkeepers, I’ve been with them and they are...
#EndSARS: Popular Twitter user, Aproko Doctor reacts after lawyer to man he and others promised to buy a prosthetic leg for accuses him of not fulfilling his promise
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#EndSARS: Popular Twitter user, Aproko Doctor reacts after lawyer to man he and others promised to buy a prosthetic leg for accuses him of not fulfilling his promise

Popular Nigerian medical personnel on Twitter, Aproko Doctor, has reacted to an accusation levelled against him by the lawyer of a man who he and others promised to purchase a prosthetic leg for. Recall that during the #EndSARS protest in October 2020, the photo of a specially-enabled man went viral after he participated in the protest. Shortly after, Aproko Doctor and others began a campaign for Nigerians to contribute money to purchase a prosthetic for the man. In a tweet thread this evening, Aproko Doctor, said he received a call from a man who claimed to be the lawyer of the specially enabled man, accusing him of not fulfilling the promise to procure a prosthetic leg for his client despite gathering donations from many Nigerians. This came as a surprise to the doctor and he c...
Actress Iheme Nancy Demands justice for little girl who was allegedly assaulted by her boss for refusing to have s*x with him
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Actress Iheme Nancy Demands justice for little girl who was allegedly assaulted by her boss for refusing to have s*x with him

Actress Iheme Nancy is demanding justice for a little girl, Mary Victor Okon, who was allegedly physically assaulted by her guardian after she refused to have sex with him. Mary said she was brought to live with a family in Lagos by her Uncle and was promised to be paid N10, 000 a month. She said she hasn't received her salary since she moved in with the family. Posting photos of the victim with injuries on her body, Nancy wrote ''This happened this morning at Badore where we are currently filming., this house girl from Calabar was brutally beaten up by the man of the house because she refused to have sex with him... We have arrested him but don’t want him to go free from this atrocity.. Let’s help her get justice Tag anyone that will help save her and reunite her with her p...
Southampton vs Chelsea: Tuchel Makes Promise to Christian Pulisic head of EPL clash
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Southampton vs Chelsea: Tuchel Makes Promise to Christian Pulisic head of EPL clash

Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel, has promised winger, Christian Pulisic, that he will have an “important impact” on his squad ahead of their Premier League clash with Southampton on Saturday. Tuchel left Pulisic on the bench for Chelsea’s 2-0 victory against Newcastle United in the Premier League at Stamford Bridge on Monday night. Pulisic, who played under Tuchel at Borussia Dortmund, is yet to start a Premier League match since the former Paris Saint-Germain coach replaced Frank Lampard as Chelsea manager in January 2021. The 22-year-old was handed his first start in Chelsea’s 1-0 victory over Barnsley in the FA Cup fifth-round fixture last weekend but he was back on the bench against Newcastle as two goals from Olivier Giroud and Timo Werner gave Tuchel’s men all three points a...
RB Leipzig vs Liverpool: Salah Makes Promise Ahead of Champions League Clash
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RB Leipzig vs Liverpool: Salah Makes Promise Ahead of Champions League Clash

Liverpool ace, Mohamed Salah, has promised the club’s fans that Jurgen Klopp’s men will fight like champions and improve on their recent results. Liverpool has lost their last three games against Brighton, Manchester City and Leicester City. The Premier League champions were defeated 3-1 against Leicester at Anfield on Saturday. Speaking ahead of Liverpool’s Champions League round of 16 first-leg clash against RB Leipzig at Puskás Aréna in Hungary on Tuesday night, Salah vowed that Liverpool would not allow this season to be defined by their recent results. “It’s been a tough period for many reasons,” Salah wrote on Instagram. “We are champions and we will fight like champions, until the very end. We will not allow this season to be defined by the recent results we’ve ha...
EPL: Mino Raiola Makes Promise About Pogba’s Future at Man United
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EPL: Mino Raiola Makes Promise About Pogba’s Future at Man United

Mino Raiola, agent to Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has promised not to address his client’s future at Old Trafford after the player was linked with a return to Juventus. Reports had emerged in Italy that Juventus are preparing a move for Pogba at the end of the 2020/21 season. Pogba has less than 18 months left on his current deal with Man United and Raiola had said publicly in December that the France World Cup winner will not sign an extension. However, when asked about Pogba’s potential move to Juventus this summer, Raiola told reporters on Thursday that he doesn’t want to talk about the 27-year-old’s future because people get nervous and don’t sleep at night. “Pogba must also be left alone. When I speak, people get nervous, they don’t sleep at night, so I d...
I Can’t Promise Another 20 Years in Football – Cristiano Ronaldo on 36th Birthday
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I Can’t Promise Another 20 Years in Football – Cristiano Ronaldo on 36th Birthday

  Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, on Friday, promised to continue giving his 100 per cent until he eventually decides to hang his boots. Ronaldo also said he was sorry he couldn’t promise his supporters another 20 years at the top. The Portugal captain said this while celebrating his 36th birthday and 20th year as a professional footballer. The Juventus number 7, who is widely regarded as one of the best players in the history of the game, posted a heartfelt message to his 260 million Instagram followers to mark the occasion. Ronaldo said: “36 years old, unbelievable! It feels like it all started yesterday, but this journey is already full of adventures and stories to remember. My first ball, my first team, my first goal… Time flies! “From Madeira to Lisbon,...
Abia State Governor, Ikpeazu Promised To Join APC – Orji Uzor Kalu
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Abia State Governor, Ikpeazu Promised To Join APC – Orji Uzor Kalu

According to the Senator and former Governor of Abia State, He was asked about His opinion on the issue to party defection that is going on currently in Nigeria. He said that David Umahi has made the promise to join APC many years ago before he finally joined this month. he also said that the current governor of Abia state Okezie Ikpeazu has also promised to join APC. In his words he said that party is just an identity to win election, he encouraged those around him that the brotherhood should continue despite the party affiliations. ‘Ikpeazu promised to join APC during his supreme court trial’ – Orji Kalu Senate Chief Whip and Senator representing Abia North has hinted that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu would soon dump the Peoples Democratic Party for the All Progressive Congress, APC. ...
My Son Promised Me Many Things – Mother Of Apprentice Allegedly Killed By Police
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My Son Promised Me Many Things – Mother Of Apprentice Allegedly Killed By Police

Who are you to Isiaka? My name is Ramota Jimoh and I am Isiaka’s biological mother. How old was he? He was 21 years old. He was still an apprentice. He was learning electrical installation and he was about to graduate but his life was cut short. What was your last conversation with him? It was not long after he left my place that I called him on the phone and asked where he was. He told me that he went to work and he had left and was about to meet someone whom he wanted to work for. I asked him to go ahead. That was our last conversation. How did you hear about his death? After that conversation, I had the urge to call him again and I discovered that I couldn’t get through to him again. I was not apprehensive at that time but his dad called me and asked me to r...
Governor Makinde Promised to Retrieve N96bn Stolen Under Ajimobi Administration
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Governor Makinde Promised to Retrieve N96bn Stolen Under Ajimobi Administration

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has promised to retrieve the N96bn allegedly stolen during his predecessor, late Abiola Ajimobi's administration.  The Governor who made the promise at an event to kickstart the construction of the 21km Ajia-Airport-New Ife expressway road in Ajia town, said the retrieved funds would be used to develop the state’s infrastructure. He also addressed the criticism his administration has faced since announcing that they will be issuing a N100m bond.  Makinde was quoted saying in a statement released by his Chief Press Secretary Taiwo Adisa;  “Our administration means business. We will drastically reduce the infrastructure deficit in Oyo state in the shortest possible time. And this is how economies work: inve...
UFC President Dana White Confirms Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya’s next oppnent for UFC Middleweight Title
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UFC President Dana White Confirms Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya’s next oppnent for UFC Middleweight Title

UFC President Dana Whyte has confirmed the fight Nigeria's Israel Adesanya will face in defence of the UFC middleweight title belt. Whyte, who has been lining up fights for two months despite the global Coronavirus pandemic, says Israel Adesanya will defend his UFC middleweight title against Paulo Costa. Adesanya defeated Yoel Romero back in March after Paulo Costa was ruled out due to injury and now he is back fit Dana Whyte says the deal for them to fight has been agreed. In an interview with media before UFC on ESPN 11, White promised an ‘awesome’ August fight schedule and admitted the 185lbs-division was getting a huge title fight. “August is insane and then you know how that usually works out as we end the year going into the fall. There’s always killer fights goin...
Actress, Eucharia Anunobi Speaks On Breakups, Says ‘Tomorrow Is Not Promised’
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Actress, Eucharia Anunobi Speaks On Breakups, Says ‘Tomorrow Is Not Promised’

Veteran Nollywood actress, Eucharia Anunobi has sent a word of advice to her fans and followers who be going through a heartbreak. The actress shared on Instagram a photo of herself as she made her point on the right time to move on and to love. According to the actress, tomorrow isn’t promised, so when one sees the signs to move on as she shared, one needs to move on. Sharing on Instagram, the actress wrote in part: “…It’s that moment when you’re completely tired of where you have always been and when you realize that no venture no success. so move or love…” See Her Post Here:  
Williams Uchemba Gets new Apartment for Family Living in SLUM
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Williams Uchemba Gets new Apartment for Family Living in SLUM

Nollywood actor, Williams Uchemba has just got a new apartment for the family of 2 beautiful girls he found living in the slum. The actor who recently disclosed on his social media page how he came across the family while on one of his outreaches, communicated his intention to move them out of the slum. According to story told by the family, their slum home gets flooded each time it rains and the actor promised to help their situation, which he has just fulfilled by getting them a luxurious apartment in Lagos. Williams wrote in IG ; Few weeks ago I was at a slum to feed the people there and I came across a little girl that was reading on a pavement and it broke my heart to see the kind of condition there and then i saw the urgency to move the family out from the...
Mother Ties up Her 10-year-old Son in a Sack for Four Days Over Allegations he is Possessed with an Evil Spirit
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Mother Ties up Her 10-year-old Son in a Sack for Four Days Over Allegations he is Possessed with an Evil Spirit

A middle-aged woman, simply identified as Iya Ayo, was arrested for tying up her 10-year-old son, Ayo, in a sack and locking him up in a wardrobe for four days in the Fesojaye community, Owode, in Osun State, The woman reportedly tied up her son last Thursday until on Sunday May 16 when a neighbor heard his cry for help. The neighbor immediately alerted the leaders of the community who in turn alerted the police, The woman was arrested and her son freed. When interrogated, Iya Ayo who is separated from Ayo's father, said her son was possessed with an evil spirit and was in the habit of stealing people's money. Confirming the incident to LIB, the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Yemisi Opalola, said the woman was arrested and made to sign an undertaking never to ma...
Mercy Eke Promised Me Birthday Party This Year – Kemi Olunloyo
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Mercy Eke Promised Me Birthday Party This Year – Kemi Olunloyo

Self-styled investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has revealed that the winner of the fourth season of the Big Brother Naija reality television show, Mercy Eke, had promised to throw her a 56th birthday party but may be unable to do so due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 55-year-old made this known on Instagram on Friday. She wrote, “Look at the pureness of this young lady. She fascinates me. Though it may not happen this year due to the Pandemic @official_mercyeke promised to throw my 56th birthday this year #KemiOlunloyoAt56 and style me down with @swankyjerry…“ In a post she shared on Instagram in November 2019, the pharmacist denied reports that she had been paid by Mercy’s team to tarnish the image of fellow housemate, Tacha, with whom Mercy had a physical altercat...
Tekashi 69’s Alleged Babymama Drags Him After He Promised To Donate $200K To The No Kid Hungry Foundation; He Responds
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Tekashi 69’s Alleged Babymama Drags Him After He Promised To Donate $200K To The No Kid Hungry Foundation; He Responds

A woman claiming she's Tekashi 69's baby mama has dragged the rapper after he announced that he will be donating $200K to the No Kid Hungry Foundation during the pandemic. The rapper, who recently got out of jail, announced his donation on Instagram. In the post, he thanked nurses and frontline heroes for their help during the pandemic then pledged $200K to feed hungry children.     He also added as a comment to his post, saying: "Honestly, every rapper got something to say but when it’s time to make a change and help others they go quiet... but what do I know I’m just a rat." Well, his donation didn't go down well with one person. A woman, who goes by Layna and claims to have a child with Tekashi, called him out for caring for other kids, whereas, he d...
Cross River Health Commissioner Revealed  Residents are Promised Millions to Lie they Have COVID-19
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Cross River Health Commissioner Revealed Residents are Promised Millions to Lie they Have COVID-19

Cross River State health commissioner, Betta Edu, has claimed that residents of the state are being promised millions of Naira to lie that they have COVID-19. Betta Edu, stated this while lashing out at the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) over a recent comment about some Nigerian states who are yet to record Coronavirus cases. The Director-general of the NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu had earlier stated that Coronavirus will get to every state in the country, pointing out that some states are yet to send in enough samples for tests. He averred that some states which are yet to record cases of COVID-19 are either negligent in testing and tracing, or actively hiding the disease within their territories. Reacting to the claims, the health commission of Cross River state, ...
Coronavirus: Marouane Fellaini Tests Positive
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Coronavirus: Marouane Fellaini Tests Positive

Shandong Luneng midfielder, Marouane Fellaini has tested positive for coronavirus. Fellaini announced this on his Twitter page on Sunday. While thankung fans for their support, the Belgian footballer promised to follow the treatment. He wrote, “Dear friends, I have been tested for coronavirus and my test result is positive. Thanks to the fans, medical staff and the club for their care and attention. “I will follow the treatment and hope to return to the game as soon as possible. Please everyone stay safe.” Meanwhile, Nigeria on Sunday recorded five new cases bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases to 27.
7 Ghanaians Arrested in Lagos for Drug Trafficking
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7 Ghanaians Arrested in Lagos for Drug Trafficking

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested 7 Ghanaian nationals in Abule-Egba on charges of drug trafficking. The suspects who were arrested on March 14 by policemen attached to Oke Odo Police Station of the Lagos State Police Command, had attempted to smuggle illicit substance into the country. Upon being nabbed by the policemen on a routine patrol, they revealed that one Okechukwu ‘m’ who resides in Ghana collected money from them and promised to take them to Libya, but brought them to Nigeria and abandoned them at Super Bus stop. Lagos Police Spokesperson, Bala Elkana who confirmed the arrest said; “Three Ghanian international passports and some capsules suspected to be illicit drugs were recovered from them. Investigation is ongoing”
Man Gives the Reason For  Killing a Gay Man he Met on Facebook
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Man Gives the Reason For Killing a Gay Man he Met on Facebook

A man who killed a gay man he met on Facebook has said he did so because the deceased insisted on having sex with him. Angus Chukwebuka Nwankwo, aka Kito, allegedly killed his Facebook friend - a man from Benue state who lived in Owerri - and dumped the corpse in a bush in Nanka, Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State. He did so with the help Chidiebere Omeyi. Both suspects, alongside others, were paraded before newsmen at the Police headquarters in Amawbia, Awka South South Local Government Area of the state. Speaking to newsmen, Nwankwo said he met the deceased on Facebook and the man indicated interest in having sex with him for a fee.  They agreed to meet in Nanka after the deceased promised to give Nwankwo N20,000 after having sex with him. He said: “We me...
Basketmouth Reveals He Has No Intention To Contest For A Political Position
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Basketmouth Reveals He Has No Intention To Contest For A Political Position

It is no news in Nigeria that top celebrities do show intention in political positions. Comedian Basketmouth reveals that he does not have any intentions to contest for a political position. Baskemouth revealed this on a popular radio station in Lagos today. Also, he revealed that he would love to correct a lot of wrongs but not by joining politics. Furthermore, he promised to correct the wrongs in the safest way possible.
Man Hacks Helper’s Four-Year-Old Son To Death
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Man Hacks Helper’s Four-Year-Old Son To Death

The family of a four-year-old boy, David Emmanuel-Tarfa, has been thrown into mourning after he was allegedly stabbed to death by his father’s old friend, John Cornelius, on Kashim Ibrahim Way, Jimeta, in the Yola South Local Government Area of Adamawa State. PUNCH Metro gathered that Cornelius and the victim’s father, Stephen, used to be friends, but got separated for several years. The suspect was said to have visited Jimeta on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 and asked Stephen to allow him pass the night at his house. The victim’s father, who initially declined the request, later yielded after the suspect promised to leave the following morning. Stephen said, “I had my doubts because I had not seen him in five years. I told him that I was now married and suggested that he sh...
”Tomorrow Isn’t Promised” – Davido Preaches Forgiveness
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”Tomorrow Isn’t Promised” – Davido Preaches Forgiveness

Nigerian Singer and DMW Boss, Davido took to his twitter page on Wednesday evening to preach forgiveness and letting go of grudges. The Father of three also urged his fans to show more kindness and not take anything for granted because tomorrow is not promised. His tweet reads ; Make that call . Send that text. Forgive that person . Tell them you miss them . Let go of that Grudge . Show more kindness . Dont take it for granted because tomorrow isnt promised
Lady Reveals How Her Boyfriend Broke Her Heart On Valentine’s Day
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Lady Reveals How Her Boyfriend Broke Her Heart On Valentine’s Day

This Valentine season apparently went well for many people but for some others, it was not a day to remember at all. A Twitter user identified by her handle @Nomondensele is one of those people who did not have  a memorable day on February 14th. @Nomondensele first revealed that she had prepared a surprise package for her man and had apparently called him so they could have a good time on Valentine's Day. Her boyfriend agreed to come over and was excited. However, some hours later, she revealed that her boyfriend never came as he had promised. As a mater of fact, he was not even picking his calls even though he was clearly online on WhatsApp, having updated his status just minutes earlier. Her many followers on Twitter have tried to console her asking her to m...
All Children Kidnapped by Boko Haram will be Freed – Buhari
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All Children Kidnapped by Boko Haram will be Freed – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to secure the freedom of all children and other victims abducted by Boko Haram in the country. The Nigerian leader who expressed the commitment of his administration to secure the freedom of victims of Boko Haram at a High Level Breakfast Dialogue on ‘‘Stop the War on Children Affected by Armed Conflicts, Dividend of Silencing the Guns’’ (a side event during the 33rd AU Summit), also outlined some concrete measures taken by Nigeria towards tackling the root causes of child soldiers and the misfortune of out-of-school children. Buhari urged African countries and stakeholders on the continent to work towards strengthening the protection of children from the six grave violations during armed conflict, as disclosed in a statement released by Pr...
Bruno Fernandes Promised To Give ‘EVERYTHING’ After Completing Man United Switch
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Bruno Fernandes Promised To Give ‘EVERYTHING’ After Completing Man United Switch

Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes completed his move from Sporting Lisbon to Manchester United on Thursday, and has promised to honour United's badge with everything. The 25-year-old who said that he was inspired to switch to Old Trafford by compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo, signed a five-and-a-half-year contract with an option to extend for a further year. The long-anticipated deal was finalised after United agreed an initial fee of 55 million euros (£46 million, $61 million), and Fernandes, who has 19 international caps, agreed personal terms and passed a medical. Fernandes said during his unveiling that he was delighted to be joining a great club which he has been a big fan since childhood. He said: “My love of Manchester United really started when I used to watch Cristiano Ro...
You Made me Stop Wearing Panties – Nigerian lady showers praises on her boyfriend
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You Made me Stop Wearing Panties – Nigerian lady showers praises on her boyfriend

A Nigerian lady left many stunned after she took to Facebook to shower praises on her boyfriend who is based in Indonesia. Mercy Ada Jesus who described her boyfriend as her 'womb shifter, pant remover, waist bender, pus*y general manager and pus*y key holder', revealed that she stopped wearing panties because of him. She wrote; You have made me to stop wearing pants. U just keep on tearing my pants and destroying my bras. You are nothing but My womb shifter My pant remover My waist bender My pu**y general manager My pu**y key holder and unlock Ur d**k is my life. May u live long. My Indonesian Boyfriend. Am ready to breast feed u till world ends my heartbeat. Pls if e pain u, go and hug transformer In another post, Mercy Ada Jesus stated that she doesn't know wh...
Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have promised to give 99% of their personal wealth to their charitable initiative
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Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have promised to give 99% of their personal wealth to their charitable initiative

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have promised to give 99% of their personal wealth to their charitable initiative. The couple is steering their Facebook stock towards the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), which is awarding millions of dollars to projects like eliminating all disease and improving equity in education. In their first-ever joint network TV interview, the two spoke about what they want to accomplish with the philanthropic endeavour. Speaking on "CBS This Morning" the couple revealed their plans to give back through their charitable initiative, the CZI company, that turned four years old on Tuesday and has about 400 employees. Zuckerberg said: "There are a lot of philanthropies that try to bring capital, right? And help fund important wo...

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