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“Sex Work Should be Legal” Model with Prominent Tribal Mark, Adetutu OJ Narrates how she started doing online sex work on Episode 2 of LITV’s NaijaTalkPodcast
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“Sex Work Should be Legal” Model with Prominent Tribal Mark, Adetutu OJ Narrates how she started doing online sex work on Episode 2 of LITV’s NaijaTalkPodcast

Adetutu OJ, nicknamed tribal mark model, has revealed that she's now an online sex worker and disclosed how this came to be. Speaking to LITV hosts, Adetutu explained that whenever she's in need of help and posts it online, people reach out to her, offering to help, but she said they always attach a condition to their help. She explained that most of them tell her they will only help her if she'll have sex with them. She said that because she's an "empath" and feels the energy of people strongly, she avoids getting close to people physically. As a result, she began suggesting to them that rather than hook up with them physically,  she is open to online sex. She said most were willing to go with online sex and pay for her service, so she took that on as a side hustle. ...
Horrific School Shooting in Tennessee Leaves ‘Multiple victims’
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Horrific School Shooting in Tennessee Leaves ‘Multiple victims’

A suspect has been detained after a shooting at Austin-East Magnet High School in Knoxville, Tennessee. A police statement confirmed that the shooting in Knoxville left one male victim dead and a police officer injured. The statement added that a possible suspect had been taken in for questioning. The officer, who has not yet been named, is expected to survive after being shot at least one time at Austin-East Magnet High School. Knoxville Mayor Indya Kincannon confirmed that she spoke to the officer, and that he is expected to be OK, but will need to undergo surgery. Kidcannon said that the officer was in "good spirits." The Knoxville Police Department confirmed that "officers responded to Austin-East Magnet High School on the report of a male subject who was possibl...
Graphic: Suspected herdsmen invade farm settlement in Ekiti, machete three women
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Graphic: Suspected herdsmen invade farm settlement in Ekiti, machete three women

Three female farmers have been brutally attacked by suspected herdsmen in Irele-Ekiti, Ikole Local Government Area of Ekiti State. It was gathered that the assailants numbering about six invaded Irele Ekiti farm settlement in the early hours of Tuesday, April 6, and macheted the women. A source who spoke with Tribune Online said the victims, who sustained life-threatening injuries, were rushed to the Ikole General Hospital, where they are currently receiving treatment. The source added that the herders demanded money from the victims but were furious after the women failed to give them the money required and prevented attempts to rape them. "The women were unable to meet up with the demand as they said they were only with just N200. The herdsmen collected all the money foun...
Fexsy don: Meet Nigerian Afrobeat singer aiming for the top
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Fexsy don: Meet Nigerian Afrobeat singer aiming for the top

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

  Former Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel, has disclosed that Tottenham Hotspur manager, Jose Mourinho, helped him to become the player he is today during their time together at Chelsea. The 33-year-old said Mourinho didn’t just help him football-wise, but the former Manchester United manager was one of the people who helped him grow up at Stamford Bridge. Mikel, who currently plays for Stoke City in the Championship, played under Mourinho in the Portuguese’s two separate spells at Chelsea. The Nigerian midfielder made 119 appearances under Mourinho, who is known for his strict management approach. “He [Jose Mourinho] didn’t just help me football-wise. He was one of the guys who helped me grow up,” Mikel told The Athletic. “Coming to Chelsea, I acted like it ...
Sick Veteran Actor, Adewale Adeyemo Begs For Fund To Survive
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Sick Veteran Actor, Adewale Adeyemo Begs For Fund To Survive

Indeed, this life isn’t balance. Barely three months after Yorubamoviegist exclusively broke the news that Nollywood Veteran Actor, Prince Adewale Adeyemo was critically down with three strange ailments (damage in his Lung, Liver and Kidney) the actor we learnt is gradually recovering as good Samaritans home and abroad donated for his surgery. The Osun State born Prince was suffering from the ailments, thinking it was ulcer at first until when he had a serious attack in 2020 and he was rushed to a nearby general hospital. After series of tests, he was diagnosed with damage in his Lung, Liver and Kidney. He was recieving treatment at Private Godpromise Hospital, Oluke Odo Aremu Bus Stop, Ijoko, Ogun State. Now, the talented actor has been discharged from hospital. He is however...
Toddler Falls From 12 Story Building But Survives
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Toddler Falls From 12 Story Building But Survives

A delivery driver in Vietnam is being called a hero after he miraculously caught a toddler who fell from a 12th-floor balcony. Nguyen Ngoc Manh, 31, was sitting in his truck, waiting to deliver a package to a residence in Hanoi on Sunday, Feb 28, when he heard a child crying and a woman screaming overhead. He said that he initially brushed off the commotion as just a kid having a tantrum. But when Manh noticed people on the street panicked and shouting, he rolled down his window and looked up. To his horror he saw a little girl dangling 164-feet in the air, VN Express International reported. The heart-stopping moment was captured on video and shared on social media. Manh, a father himself, immediately exited his truck. Trying to gauge where the girl may land, he climbed ...
Pebetsi Survives Car Accident And Attempted Hijacking
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Pebetsi Survives Car Accident And Attempted Hijacking

  South African actress, Pebetsi Matlaila is safe and sound following a traumatic experience she and her family endured over the weekend. The expectant mom and newlywed took to Instagram to inform her followers that they got into a car accident whilst trying to escape a hijacking. Pebetsi revealed that she had dinner with her husband and daughter on Friday night so the incident happened when they left. “On Friday night (coming back from dinner with a loved one at the airport) my family and I were involved in a car accident while escaping an attempted hijacking. Besides the shock and minor injuries, everyone involved in the accident survived with no casualties reported, we thank God,” the actress wrote on her IG stories. As a pregnant woman, she had to be treated in hospital b...
My Heart has Been Broken More than 999 Times – Evia Simon
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My Heart has Been Broken More than 999 Times – Evia Simon

Nollywood actress, Evia Simon may be one of the most beautiful and versatile in the industry, but she has also had har own shares of heart breaks in relationships with men. Speaking with The Vanguard, the actress revealed that her heart has broken as many times as possible. She said: My heart has been broken more than 999 times and in fact shattered severally. What I did was to build an unbreakable wall around me not to let my heart be broken again and if you can break the wall and penetrate through, then maybe you are the right person. I have also had my share of bad relationships, I have seen and met 999 wrong guys who think I am made, not knowing I am managing my life, hustling to survive. Also speaking on what turns her on in the opposite sex, the actress said: What turn...
Singer, Ric Hassani Says he Was Robbed at Gunpoint by Men Posing as Soldiers
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Singer, Ric Hassani Says he Was Robbed at Gunpoint by Men Posing as Soldiers

Ric Hassani has disclosed that he was robbed at gunpoint by men posing as Nigerian soldiers. The singer took to Twitter to narrate the "terrible" experience. He tweeted: "I really didn’t want to have to say anything. I handled yesterday like nothing happened. I like to see these things as beneath me to be honest, Thieves are not meant to move me. I would buy another phone and move but you, you still would keep having to steal to survive. Terrible."
Man City vs Tottenham: Win Trophies or you Will be Sacked – Guardiola Warns Mourinho
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Man City vs Tottenham: Win Trophies or you Will be Sacked – Guardiola Warns Mourinho

  Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has warned his arch-rival Jose Mourinho, that his reputation will not be enough to save him at Tottenham Hotspur. Mourinho is under increased pressure, after picking up three points from 12 in the Premier League and elimination from the FA Cup at Everton this week. Both managers clash on Saturday at the Etihad Stadium. Victory for City will keep them on course for a third title in four years, while defeat would pile more pressure on Mourinho, just 15 months into his reign. Guardiola has now said the high demand for success in England, means managers who fail to win will eventually be shown the door by clubs. He said: “There’s pressure every day on the manager’s shoulders. We are in a weak position, we have to prove it eve...
2 Dead, 1 Wounded in Shooting at Atlanta Apartment Building
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2 Dead, 1 Wounded in Shooting at Atlanta Apartment Building

The sounds of gunfire startled residents early Thursday, Feb 11, in an apartment building in suburban Sandy Springs, north of Atlanta. Police were called to The Eva Apartments at 789 Hammond Drive in north Fulton County, around 2 a.m. in response to reports of shots fired. They found three males shot inside an apartment. Two were dead at the scene and a third was rushed to a local hospital and is expected to survive, Fox 5 News reported. Police said all of the men knew each other. There is no motive for the shooting. Investigators spent the day collecting evidence and reviewing surveillance video that shows one man fleeing the scene. A resident, @ice_tr3, uploaded video showing the bloody aftermath of the shooting. Blood was seen inside an elevator and there are bloo...
“I’d rather die in the battle than try to hide and survive” – Anthony Joshua fires warning to Tyson Fury as their world title fight edges closer
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“I’d rather die in the battle than try to hide and survive” – Anthony Joshua fires warning to Tyson Fury as their world title fight edges closer

Anthony Joshua has fired a stern warning to Tyson Fury as their world title fight edges closer. The British-Nigerian boxer is expected to face Fury in an undisputed world title fight this year, with the pair still in talks to finalize terms for a blockbuster battle that will decide the sport's No 1 heavyweight. Speaking in an interview on his YouTube channel ahead of the fight, the two-time unified world heavyweight champion, said: ”I’d rather die in battle, so I can go to the heavens where the warriors lie than go to battle and try to hide and survive.” ”No matter what the tactics are, no matter how much you study, no matter how much you think you can beat me, I’m just there to win. That’s the fighter’s mentality – some people may not understand it,” he said. He also reite...
Teenager Who Beat Cancer Three Times Dies from Coronavirus Complications
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Teenager Who Beat Cancer Three Times Dies from Coronavirus Complications

A Missouri teen who beat cancer three times has died from coronavirus complications. Aspen Deke, 17, of Kansas City, died on Saturday, Jan 30, following a months-long battle that began with her diagnosis in November, news station Fox4 reported. The high school junior had survived a rare form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia, a cancer that impacts white blood cells. She was first diagnosed with cancer at age 4, but she went on to beat cancer three times after four rounds of chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant, Fox4 reported. During her battle with coronavirus, she was admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit at Children’s Mercy Hospital, where she had been since New Year’s Eve. Her family said Covid-19 was in some ways more terrifying than her previous health is...
Cross River Magistrates Say They Now Beg In Order To Survive
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Cross River Magistrates Say They Now Beg In Order To Survive

“We have been surviving through loans we obtained from banks, money lenders, friends and family. We also get assistance from some family members and friends who are already weary of carrying our burdens in addition to theirs. “For me, I got bank loans and borrowed from people. We have been embarrassed several times. I got a loan to pay for rent, now my rent is due again. I am indebted to Sterling Bank, where I borrowed some money from in December 2019 to pay rent. I owe banks and people over N3million. “We have been working without a salary for 24 months. We have our family members to cater for. The effect of this lingering issue on our families is better imagined than experienced. “Our children suffer the humiliation of being driven from school because we cannot pay their sch...
Cristiano Ronaldo Urges Fans To Ditch Sweets, Eat Vegetables And Soak Up Some Sunshine In Bid To Survive Coronavirus
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Cristiano Ronaldo Urges Fans To Ditch Sweets, Eat Vegetables And Soak Up Some Sunshine In Bid To Survive Coronavirus

CRISTIANO RONALDO has urged fans to ‘respect but not fear’ coronavirus in his first comments since testing positive. The 35-year-old also extolled the virtues of sunbathing as he hit back at claims he had breached protocol by flying to Italy.   The Portuguese mega-star is currently isolating. On an Instagram Live addressing the importance of developing a strong immune system, he said: “The sun helps a lot. “People don’t have that perception, but it does a lot of good. “When I get the chance, I do some sunbathing. In Turin it is more difficult, but I always try to get 20 or 30 minutes of sunshine. “I love being on my terrace soaking up the sun, it’s very important. “Having high vitamin C and D, with high levels, Selenium, Omega 3, eating well and properly, d...
Only Buhari Can Look Obasanjo In The Eye And Survive It – Adesina
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Only Buhari Can Look Obasanjo In The Eye And Survive It – Adesina

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), says only his principal has enough confidence to confront former President Olusegun Obasanjo, tell him his honest opinion on things “and survive it”. Obasanjo and Buhari have a few things in common. Obasanjo was Nigeria’s military head of state between February 13, 1976, and September 30, 1979. He later became a civilian President from May 29, 1999, to May 29, 2007. Buhari also ruled as military head of state from December 31, 1983, to August 27, 1985, before returning as a democratically elected leader on May 29, 2015. Adesina, in a piece titled, ‘Buhari Applause For Akinwumi Adesina’, compared Obasanjo to “America and some other world powers”, adding that “you have every r...
BBNaija: ‘Konji Keeps Hitting Me Harder, I May Not Survive 5 Weeks In This House’ – Vee
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BBNaija: ‘Konji Keeps Hitting Me Harder, I May Not Survive 5 Weeks In This House’ – Vee

Big Brother Naija housemate, Vee has said she is not sure if her body can handle five more weeks in Big Brother Naija: Lockdown house. Vee, whose birthday was yesterday, revealed this during a brief discussion with her fellow housemates, Erica and Tolani Baj Vee revealed to Erica and Tolanibaj that she’s still doubting if she can stay for more 5 weeks in the house. The curious housemates, while trying to raise her hopes up, also asked her the reason for her statement. Vee then replied that her ‘konji’ keeps getting harder by the day and she doesn’t think she will be able to handle it for more weeks. https://youtu.be/rUfsUIgv31U
Naval Lieutenant Commander Dies from Coronavirus in Lagos
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Naval Lieutenant Commander Dies from Coronavirus in Lagos

A Naval Lieutenant commander has died from Coronavirus complications as confirmed by the Flag Officer Commanding (FOC) of Western Naval Command Rear Admiral Oladele Daji. Rear Admiral Oladele Daji told The Nation that the late naval officer who died last weekend, could not survive the disease because of his underlying ailment. He said; “He was on treatment but unfortunately, had complications on Saturday night and before we could rush him to the hospital, he gave up. “All those that had contact with him have been traced. He lived alone. He was unmarried. Four people had contacts with him. They are someone who visited when he heard that the officer was in isolation; his driver, orderly and steward. “Their samples have all been taken and they have been isolated, we are exp...
How Do We Survive After Coronavirus Has Crippled Businesses And Broken Down The Economy – Toyin Abraham
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How Do We Survive After Coronavirus Has Crippled Businesses And Broken Down The Economy – Toyin Abraham

Hmmm! if we all are to publicly confess problems Coronavirus has imposed on us, I’m sure we won’t end it – we are indeed in crises! COVID-19 pandemic has brought the world to an abrupt halt; businesses are not thriving, people are stuck home and lives are in danger. Nonetheless, we are still who we are. Amid the breakdown of the economy, we are expected feed, live and survive. Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham shares ideas of how we can survive COVID-19. ‘Dear #ToyinTitans, Let’s discuss something real quick. I know that it is an open secret that this pandemic has crippled businesses and even affected the economy of many nations including ours, as citizens, family, business owners, civil servants, job seekers, etc. how do we survive now and most importantly after? *By Pla...
I Was A Painter But Robbery Paid Better – Suspect Confesses
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I Was A Painter But Robbery Paid Better – Suspect Confesses

A 30-year old man, Chinedu Obinma, who was formerly a painter, has admitted that he was a robber and gave reasons he chose robbery as a means to survive in Lagos. P.M.EXPRESS reports that the suspect, Obinma, was arrested by Police operatives from Ejigbo Division after he robbed a woman, who was selling hot drinks; carted away her phone and transferred all her money about N230, 000 to another bank account before he was caught. The suspect reportedly told the Police that he was a painter but when the business was not flourishing, he abandoned it and moved into robbery and there were changes in his life. He said he hails from Anambra State but came to Lagos some years back and tried to make a living as a painter. When he was not getting enough to take care of himself, he joined ...
“How Will The Industry Survive Without Shows” – D’Banj Expresses His Concern Over COVID-19 Lockdown
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“How Will The Industry Survive Without Shows” – D’Banj Expresses His Concern Over COVID-19 Lockdown

D’banj has come on Twitter to share his thoughts on the effect of the lockdown on the Music Industry and how it will survive without shows. D’banj said he loves how people are keeping themselves busy with challenges trending on the Internet, saying it shows who we are, what we have and what we can do. He said that what worries him the most is how the creative Industry which includes Music, Film, Comedy and the rest will survive Financially without Shows and physical performances. Since the Coronavirus became a pandemic, it has affected shows and concerts leading to shows either being cancelled or postponed. As performing or organizing shows is how most creatives survive, D’banj‘s fear is understandable. Nigerian artists whose shows had to be cancelled or postponed be...
Uche Jombo receives heat on Twitter after stating that Coronavirus cannot survive in hot weather
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Uche Jombo receives heat on Twitter after stating that Coronavirus cannot survive in hot weather

Uche Jombo is being slammed on Twitter after she tweeted that she read an article where it was stated that ''Coronavirus can not survive in a hot environment.'' The actress asked Nigerians to read more about the viral disease before the government uses it to ''disappear the newly borrowed money''. Reading up on #CoronavirusOutbreak. We should all collectively do so before the government use this to disappear the newly borrowed money For example: the virus CAN NOT survive in a HOT environment. Still reading ..... please do so too and be safe / cautious out there. Nigerians on Twitter are bashing her for making such a claim when places like the United Arab Emirate with extremely hot weather have also recorded cases of the viral disease. See her tweet and reactions from Nigerian...
Zanele Mbokazi Survives Horror Car Accident
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Zanele Mbokazi Survives Horror Car Accident

The heavenly mercies must have been on overdrive during Zanele's freak accident in Richards Bay, Kwa Zulu Natal recently. The inspirational SA media personality, was driving from doing the Lord's work in Eswatini, after her seven seater Nissan Elgrand suddenly swerved into guardrails. In her Facebook post, Zanele revealed how she could "smell death" after losing control of her car. '#LetMeTestify Yesterday (morning) i was driving back from the #BackToTheCross crusade preparations eSwatini. I had a nasty accident around Richardsbay. I lost control, hit the guardrail, then a tree. The car overtuned, then it slided down to a ditch. But God! I am alive. Ngiphunyulile ogibeni lomcuphi. Thank you my friend Muzi Ngema for rushing to the scene. I could smell death but Mercy said no. Ngobon...
Gospel act, Moses Bliss survives terrible car crash
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Gospel act, Moses Bliss survives terrible car crash

Gospel singer, Moses Bliss, popularly known for his song "Too faithful" was recently involved in a ghastly motor accident in Abuja. The singer who came out unhurt from his damaged car took to Instagram to say; 'My testimony is That GOD IS TOO FAITHFUL TO DISAPPOINT ME. How' I came out of this car alive is by the mercies and grace of God, Thank you Lord Jesus. The people that saw this accident couldn't believe I would be alive. But my God is too loving to leave me halfway. Thank you Jesus. My Car was terribly damaged but I thank God my life was not damaged.
Woman survives after truck lands on top of her car
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Woman survives after truck lands on top of her car

A 26-year-old woman was seriously injured when a truck landed on top of her car. . Netcare 911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst said the accident happened at about 2.50pm on Tuesday in Diaz Road, Millard Grange, Port Elizabeth. Herbst said fire and rescue services had to use hydraulic tools to free the woman from the wreckage. She was put on advanced life-support intervention before being transported to hospital. A case of reckless and negligent driving was opened with the Mount Road police, reports HeraldLIVE. Police spokesperson Capt Sandra Janse van Rensburg said the truck had been parked in Potgieter Street, while the driver went to fetch his child from Parsons Hill Primary. “When he returned to his truck, he noticed it was no longer parked where he had left it. “He the...
List Of States That Can Survive Without Federal Allocation By BudgIT
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List Of States That Can Survive Without Federal Allocation By BudgIT

BudgIT, a civic tech organisation, says only three states in the country can fund their expenditure without allocations from federal government. The organisation listed the states as Lagos, Rivers and Akwa Ibom. In a report titled “State of states 2019″, BudgIt said 33 states in the country cannot finance their recurrent expenditure without federal allocations. It added that many states would have challenges if the federal allocation were not forthcoming due to fluctuation in crude oil price. Orji Uche, BudgIT’s lead researcher, added that only 19 states can fund their expenditure with internally generated revenue and federal allocation. “The implications of looking at this index is to enable us understand without federal allocation, how many states can sustain themselves,...
Bayero University Law undergraduate says she stabbed her hubby in self defense
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Bayero University Law undergraduate says she stabbed her hubby in self defense

Hanan, the Law undergraduate of the Bayero University Kano, who has been accused of stabbing her husband, Saeed Hussein, at their home in Kano state on Friday June 21st, has said he died while she was trying to defend herself.   According to her neighbors, Hanan who was found with a swollen face and bruises all over her body, had been tolerating her husband who allegedly tortured her at the slightest opportunity.   Another neighbor stated that Hanan said her husband tried beating her up on the day of the incident despite knowing that she was pregnant. She said it was while she was protecting herself as her husband tried attacking her with a knife, that it mistakenly piereced into his body.   Hussain was rushed to the hospital after the incident but he didn'...
No Country Can Survive With Republic Of Benin As Neighbour – Dangote
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No Country Can Survive With Republic Of Benin As Neighbour – Dangote

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has berated the volume of smuggled goods coming into Nigeria through the Republic of Benin. Dangote spoke at a stakeholders’ session in Lagos between the private sector and the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. He said smuggling activities from the Benin Republic route is killing manufacturing in Nigeria. His words: “Smuggling is killing Nigeria and most of these smuggled goods come from the Benin Republic. There is no country that can survive with Benin Republic as a neighbour.
Nigerian man survives accident hours after dreaming of someone’s death
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Nigerian man survives accident hours after dreaming of someone’s death

Facebook user, Victor Duru, escaped death in an accident on Thursday morning, just hours after he had a dream that someone died. Sharing photos of his damaged car, he wrote; "Thank God for saving me from accident this morning. Had a dream of somebody's death last night then this morning this happened. Saved without a scratch. Thank you Father"  
Peter Okoye is Criticized for Saying, “if You really love your Children, get a Business not a Job”
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Peter Okoye is Criticized for Saying, “if You really love your Children, get a Business not a Job”

Peter Okoye has been criticized by his followers after he gave a piece of advice which many consider to be from a place of privilege. The singer shared a post which said, "If you really love your children, get a business, not a job, because when you die your children cannot inherit your job, but they can definitely inherit your business..." But not all of Peter's followers agreed with his post and some questioned him for it. Some told him it's easy for him to say, considering that he has the capital to finance a business, whereas, for a lot of Nigerians, their businesses die due to unfavourable policies and lack of funds. Others pointed out that it is better to equip your kids to survive on their own even if you leave nothing for them to inherit. Some...
Varsities Can’t Survive On Govt Funding – Babalakin
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Varsities Can’t Survive On Govt Funding – Babalakin

The Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has said universities cannot continue to survive on government largesse, adding that they must learn to invest and improve on revenue generation. Speaking during the conferment of postgraduate and honorary degrees at UNILAG’s 50th Convocation Ceremony, the senior lawyer said Nigerians universities cannot continue to survive as “government departments expecting government largesse”. Babalakin said while there had been a raging battle on whether education should be funded by government alone or by government and all stakeholders, his position was that quality education “is an inescapable necessity”. “It is a must that we all have to be properly educated; so, if government can afford to do it all on...
‘I Sold Indomie & Egg To Survive’ –  Lucy Akwawa, Nigeria’s Most Beautiful Student
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‘I Sold Indomie & Egg To Survive’ – Lucy Akwawa, Nigeria’s Most Beautiful Student

Nigeria's Most Beautiful Student, Lucy Akwawa in an interview with The Bug magazine revealed that contrary to popular belief, a good number of students in Covenant University are from average and below average families who struggle like most Nigerians to foot their bills. She explained how she managed a petty trade through school. She is the very first winner of the elite pageant, crowned Queen at the event which took place on the 21st of December at the prestigious Lekki Coliseum. Excerpt from Lucy Akwawa's profile on The Bug magazine: Lucy started school at Our Lady's Nursery and Primary School, but it was Immaculate Conception Secondary School (both in Bauchi) that she develop her ambitious personality which has kept her success-bound ever since. When she got into Covenant ...
What Some Nigerian Girls Go Through In Europe To Survive
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What Some Nigerian Girls Go Through In Europe To Survive

A Nigerian lady in Europe named precious was interviewed recently where she narates what nigerians go through to survive in Europe. In her words, the Madam who took her to Europe threatened to deport and report her if she doesn't pay some certain amount of money and meanwhile she didn't have any choice than to go into prostitution. She said when she started she cried bitterly but she didn't have any choice than to do what others are doing. She also shares some of her experience with some white men how they release strange things into the condom they use for them. In her words with the presenter, she went to Europe with illegal documents and thats why she is scared of being deported. In the clip shared, the houses where they live in   are shown, and how they live ...
Women Who Survive Boko Haram Still Face Neglect, Abuse – Amnesty
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Women Who Survive Boko Haram Still Face Neglect, Abuse – Amnesty

The Nigerian authorities are continuing to fail thousands of women who fled Boko Haram controlled areas, almost a year after an Amnesty International investigation revealed patterns of abuse by the security forces, the organization said on International Women’s Day. Many of these women still struggle to access food and other basic items in camps for internally displaced persons and are restricted from leaving. Those who speak up about their ordeal face harassment from government officials, particularly the Borno State Emergency Management Agency, SEMA. The combination of movement restrictions and lack of assistance leaves them at increased risk of sexual exploitation by members of the security forces, present in and around the camps. “It is unacceptable that women who survived...
Men Love to Raise Feminist Daughters, But Do not Free Their Wives – Writer
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Men Love to Raise Feminist Daughters, But Do not Free Their Wives – Writer

A Nigerian writer, Ijeoma Awuaku in new tweets, claimed that men love to raise feminist daughters but never allow their wives to be free. Ijeoma who claimed that her tweet is a taboo topic even in her culture, added that many became feminists because they don’t want to be like their mothers. She wrote; Many people need to heal the daughter-mother relationship. I know this is a taboo topic even in my culture but many daughters are bottling trauma they need to reveal. Especially first daughters. Many feminists became feminists because they do not want to be their mothers. And in the process of not being their mothers, they forget the fight of many many of their mothers. This is why I insist that you study your own culture and the women who resisted. How did your mothers survive...
Plane Crash Kills Five People in Kenya
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Plane Crash Kills Five People in Kenya

Five people have died after a small plane carrying them from Kenya’s Maasai Mara nature reserve crashed in the west of the country. According to Edward Mwamburi, police chief for the Rift Valley region, “there were five occupants in the plane and they did not survive”. He said the Cessna plane was heading from the Maasai Mara to Lodwar, near Lake Turkana and emergency services have been sent to the scene. According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in 2014, some 130,000 planes land and take off from Kenya each year, and the country has 35 operating airlines. The IATA said Kenya’s air transport infrastructure quality ranks 6th out of 37 countries surveyed in Africa. In October 2017 five passengers were killed when a helicopter crashed into Lake Nakuru, while...
Mercy Aigbe’s Birthday – Actress Celebrates With Hot And Sexy Outfits
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Mercy Aigbe’s Birthday – Actress Celebrates With Hot And Sexy Outfits

Actress Mercy Aigbe’s birthday is today and she just turned 41. To celebrate the big day, the actress put up great looks after she took her time to pose for the camera for some hot and sexy birthday photo-shoots. She then took to her Instagram page to write a beautiful note to herself: On this Day! Several years ago, a QUEEN was born, she is Strong, Dogged, a goal getter , yet with the purest of hearts!!…… She reigns supreme on her throne!…..Her Crown is heavy but she wears it gracefully as if it were a feather, there is strength in her heart, determination in her eyes, and the will to survive resides within her soul, she is me, a warrior, a fighter, an Amazon, HER ROYAL MAJESTY, QUEEN M……..Happy Birthday to me ?
I Hawked Bread, Moi Moi To Survive – Senator Binta Garba
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I Hawked Bread, Moi Moi To Survive – Senator Binta Garba

The first Vice-President, Commonwealth Women Parliamentarians, Senator Binta Garba, has called on Nigerians, especially youths, to be focused and not be depressed because they hold the key to the future of the country. According to her, people see her “painted face” and wish to be like her, not knowing what she did in the past . The lawmaker said she did everything (except prostitution), including hawking bread, selling moi moi and Kunu Zaki to survive. She spoke in Abuja during the 2nd National Youth Economic Summit organised by the Christian Association of Nigeria (Youth Wing) in the 19 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory. Garba, representing Adamawa North Senatorial District in the National Assembly and three times former member of the House of Representatives (199...
DJ Kaywise and SPAXX Survive Ghastly Accident In Abuja
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DJ Kaywise and SPAXX Survive Ghastly Accident In Abuja

Popular DJ Kaywise and his friend DJ SPAXX survived a ghastly accident after the car they were riding in lost control in Abuja yesterday Nov 5th. The pair were both on their way to the airport when the accident occurred, with Kaywise coming out unhurt while his friend Spaxx and the driver had minor injuries. DJ Spaxx has since taken to his Instagram page to inform his followers that he's fine.
All Passengers Of Plane Which Crash-Landed In Ocean Survive
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All Passengers Of Plane Which Crash-Landed In Ocean Survive

A passenger on board the plane which crash-landed near Papua New Guinea today has praised the 'awesome' response of the locals who jumped into their boats and pulled people from the jet as it sank into the ocean. Authorities confirmed the airliner, which was en route to Papua New Guinea from Micronesia, missed the runway and crashed into the water off the tiny island of Weno, north-west of Papua New Guinea, around 9.30am Friday local time. Without hesitation, men and women who witnessed the crash from the shore rowed out in a flotilla of small fishing boats towards the plane. They managed to rescue all 35 passengers and 12 crew members, who were waste-deep in water by the time they arrived. Many were standing on the wings of the rapidly-sinking jet. At least one passenger was i...
Nigerian Universities Sell Bread And Bottle Water To Survive – MAUTECH VC
Education

Nigerian Universities Sell Bread And Bottle Water To Survive – MAUTECH VC

The Vice-Chancellor of Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola, Adamawa State, Prof. Mohammed Kyari has described Nigerian Universities as business outlets. The VC during an interview with Punch Nigerian universities are now selling bottled water and opening bakery to keep themselves running. Kyari while responding to a question on whether Nigerian universities have been creative enough to survive the difficult environment stifled by poor funding said the universities cannot be creative when they don’t have the resources. ''How creative can they be and what else can they do? Nigerian Universities literally have become business outlets. Universities are selling table water, running bakeries and commercial bus services or guest house services. This is no way to run a univer...
Anto Survives Car Crash, Shares Photo Of Her Wrecked Car
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Anto Survives Car Crash, Shares Photo Of Her Wrecked Car

Former Big Brother Naija Housemate, Anto has just revealed how she survived a terrible car crash during the Eid celebrations. Anto took to her page to share her story, while thanking God for sparing her life. She wrote, “I charge all of you to make the most out of each and every day because we don’t know when it will be our last ♥️ PS. If you know anyone who fixes cars for an affordable rate, please send my way because the quote we are receiving ?.. PPS. If you know anyone who just wants to donate a car to my cause, send them my way" “When people were celebrating Eid with their families, I was having a near-death experience. But I thank the Almighty Allah for life. I wrote about the incident in my latest blog post on @stylevitae. I charge all of you to make the most out of each...
I Spent My First 4 Night In Lagos Under Ijora Bridge- Jude Okeye Reveals
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I Spent My First 4 Night In Lagos Under Ijora Bridge- Jude Okeye Reveals

Music executive, Jude Okoye, this morning motivated his followers on IG by sharing a story of how he came into Lagos in 1995 and spent four nights under the bridge in Ijora all in pursuit of a music career. Jude led his twin brothers, Peter and Paul of the now defunct PSquare, to fame and managed them for a long time before the duo fell apart last year. Jude posted the photo above on IG and wrote ''DID YOU KNOW....? My first 4 nights in Lagos in 1995 was spent under ijora bridge stranded cos of music hustle. Had to do conductor work route ijora - jibowu everyday to survive. #mondaymotivation''.
Kidnappers Abduct Enugu Senatorial Aspirant’s Father-Chief Lawrence Eya , Demand N15m Ransom
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Kidnappers Abduct Enugu Senatorial Aspirant’s Father-Chief Lawrence Eya , Demand N15m Ransom

The tension in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, following the abduction of Chief Lawrence Eya, father of a senatorial aspirant. The kidnappers are now demanding N15 million ransom for his release. Kidnap Eya, who is about 68 years old, was trailed to Kogi State and abducted two days ago. His son, a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, a senatorial aspirant for Enugu North District, Mr. Chinedu Eya, who confirmed the incident, begged his father’s abductors to release him. Eya, who said political coloration might not be ruled out, said it was unhealthy for any person to introduce brigandage into Enugu politics. According to him, “right now, I really feel pains as a man. I cried because the old man should not be suffering. He put his life on the line for some of us ...
Champions League: Liverpool Survive Late Roma Blitz, Set Up Real Madrid Finale
Sport

Champions League: Liverpool Survive Late Roma Blitz, Set Up Real Madrid Finale

Jürgen Klopp has guided Liverpool to their first Champions League final since 2007 after a 7-6 aggregate victory over Roma. They will meet Real Madrid on May 26 as the English side look to claim their sixth European Cup. Liverpool will face Real Madrid in the Champions League final after surviving a late Roma flurry to complete a 7-6 two-legged victory in the Italian capital. Liverpool, who have happy memories of the Stadio Olimpico having won their fourth European Cup at the stadium against Roma in 1984, brought a commanding 5-2 lead to Rome after a breathless display of attacking football at Anfield. But there was waryness of what Roma were capable of after they had recovered from a three-goal first leg deficit to knock out Barcelona in the previous round. Liverpool coach Jürgen...
Comedian Acapella Survives Ghastly Accident
Entertainment

Comedian Acapella Survives Ghastly Accident

Comedian, Acapella took to Instagram to thank God for sparing his life from a ghastly motor accident that almost claimed him. Sharing photos from the scene he wrote:   “TESTIMONY!! TESTIMONY!!TESTIMONY!! After A Good Show On Sunday Evening In The Capital City (ABUJA) ON MY WAY TO THE AIRPORT COMING BACK TO LAGOS, FEW MINUTES AWAY FROM THE AIRPORT. THE UNIMAGINABLE HAPPENED. I CANT EXPLAIN WHAT HAPPENED WITHIN THE SPACE OF 5secs The Uber Driver Left His Lane And Ran Into Another OnGoing Vehicle. My Aiz For The First Time In My Life Saw What I Can Not Explain, The Countless Tumbles That The Car Went Through. After A While There Was A Calm, And Here God Showed Me His Mighty Deeds Again. I Came Out Clean With Just A Little Cut On My Right Hand, Driver Was Very Okay Too With ...
Rosaline Meurer Survives Auto Crash, Gives All Glory To God
Entertainment

Rosaline Meurer Survives Auto Crash, Gives All Glory To God

Nollywood actress Rosaline Meurer has survived a car crash. The actress says she wonders how she was able to make it alive. Rosy shared photos of the crash and ofcus a NOTE to her Enemies. While addressing them, Rosy assured them she is going nowhere till she completes her assignment on EARTH! Yay, you go Rosy!!! By the way, Rosy became very famous when she was fingered to be behind Tonto Dikeh's marriage collapse. Rosy and Tonto's ex, Churchill have both denied it, but Tonto says she knows they were 'screwing'. What she said after the cut.

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