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Kim Kardashian appears in Wedding Dress and Veil for Kanye’s Donda Event
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Kim Kardashian appears in Wedding Dress and Veil for Kanye’s Donda Event

Kim Kardashian stole the show as she made a cameo at estranged husband Kanye West's album launch event. The mother-of-four emerged from the audience in a wedding dress before joining Kanye West on stage on Thursday night, August 26. This comes months after she filed for divorce from the rapper. Kanye has spent weeks putting the finishing touches on his Donda album, dedicated to his late mother. He held the third Donda listening party in his hometown, Chicago. West built a replica of his childhood home at the Soldier Field stadium, inviting almost 40,000 fans to the venue. During the listening party on Thursday, there were on-site Covid-19 vaccinations and there was a cameo from Kim Kardashian West, who attended with their four children. She appeared in a Ba...
APC Congress: Mixed reactions trail conduct of exercise in Osogbo
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APC Congress: Mixed reactions trail conduct of exercise in Osogbo

Despite promises made by all the parties in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun towards a successful ward congress on Saturday, DAILY POST observed that it was not so in some wards in Osogbo local government Council. Recall that this medium had reported Saturday that party members who had turned out for the congress at Union Baptist Primary School, Odi-olowo, Osogbo could not carry on with the voting because they did not have access to the venue. DAILY POST observed that despite the heavy presence of armed security operatives from the Department of State Security (DSS), Nigerian Police, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and Amotekun Corps, thugs still besieged the venue of the ward congress in large numbers. Party members interviewed alleged that the thugs ...
Woman Hold Fakes Wedding with a ‘Groom’ and Photographer to get ‘Revenge’ on ex
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Woman Hold Fakes Wedding with a ‘Groom’ and Photographer to get ‘Revenge’ on ex

A woman admitted she faked her own wedding, complete with a "groom", in order to get revenge on her ex. Sarah Vilard shared the crazy plot on her TikTok where she showed fans a series of snaps from the fake wedding photoshoot. Sarah, who also has Instagram, captioned the post: "Yup I'm crazy." She wrote in the clip: "Remembering the time when I faked getting married and had a photoshoot to get revenge on my ex." Not only did she dress in a wedding gown and carry a flower, she also got a fake groom, fake bridesmaid, and posed in a venue decorated to look like they were in the venue for the big day. Followers were curious to know if her plot worked on her ex. One follower asked her: "But did he text you?" Sarah said that he did. She responded: "I'll share ...
UEFA Sets Deadline for Changing Venue of Champions League Final
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UEFA Sets Deadline for Changing Venue of Champions League Final

UEFA will decide whether to change the venue of the Champions League final on Wednesday, according to the UK Times. The European football governing body will meet with the FA and UK government officials on Monday. The discussion will centre around arrangements for the match between Chelsea and Manchester City on May 29. Currently, the game is scheduled to be played at the Ataturk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul, but Turkey is on the UK’s travel red list and fans have been told not to travel, “except in the most extreme circumstances”. The UK government wants the match to be moved to London, but a stumbling block is that the Championship play-off final is also due to be held on 29 May. However, the EFL have said they would consider moving the fixture to accommodate the Champions...
Handball Premier League To Commence October 8
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Handball Premier League To Commence October 8

The Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) has announced that the kick-off date and venue of the fourth edition of the Premier League. A statement by the Federation noted that the event would commence on October 8 at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja, the nation’s capital. It added that the National Under 12/15 Handball Championship would take place from August 20 to 29 in Sokoto State. The Federation also announced that the National Division One League would take place from July 9 to 17 2021 in Benin City, Edo State. The National Division One League is the platform where teams compete to gain promotion to the Prudent Energy Handball Premier League. According to the statement, the teams who were relegated in the 2020 Handball Premier League are not eligible to p...
PDP Postpones SW Congress, Moves Venue To Osogbo
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PDP Postpones SW Congress, Moves Venue To Osogbo

@OfficialPDPNig NWC after extensively discussing the issues of concern in the South West resolves as follow: Moves the venue of the South West Congress to Oshogbo, Osun State The South West Congress is scheduled for Monday, April 12, 2021 Party assures of working with all stakeholders to achieve a seamless and unifying congress
Venues for Liverpool, Man Utd away matches in UCL, Europa League confirmed
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Venues for Liverpool, Man Utd away matches in UCL, Europa League confirmed

Liverpool and Manchester United will be free to fly into Spain to take on Real Madrid and Granada in the Champions League and Europa League respectively. SportsMail reports the ban on flights from the UK in Spain is set to be lifted next week. Liverpool played both legs of their Champions League last 16 tie against RB Leipzig on neutral ground at the Puskas Arena in Budapest. United, meanwhile, played their last 32 Europa League away leg last month against another Spanish side, Real Sociedad, at the Allianz Stadium in Turin. But the Red Devils will travel to Spain to face Granada, after the country’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and his government announced the lifting of the restrictions. The travel ban on arrivals by air and sea from the UK has been in place since Dece...
#OccupyLekkiTollGate: Heavy Police Presence at Lekki Toll Gate
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#OccupyLekkiTollGate: Heavy Police Presence at Lekki Toll Gate

There's currently a heavy police presence at Lekki toll gate, which is the venue of the #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest holding tomorrow February 13. While some #EndSARS protesters have insisted on going ahead with the protest to show their disapproval with reopening of Lekki toll gate where some peaceful protesters were allegedly shot by soldiers on October 20, 2020, the police and FG have vowed not to allow such protest. Videos and photos shared online showed there's now a heavy police presence at the venue of the scheduled protest.
UEFA Changes Venue for RB Leipzig vs Liverpool
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UEFA Changes Venue for RB Leipzig vs Liverpool

  UEFA have switched Liverpool’s Champions League visit to Leipzig to a neutral venue, the UK Mirror reports. The German government has refused to allow any exemptions for elite athletes, to a mandate banning entry on all arrivals into the country, from areas affected by COVID-19 mutations until at least February 17. That means the Premier League champions will be banned from flying in Germany on February 16, the original date scheduled for the first leg. UEFA have now named Buadpest’s Puskas Arena as their mandated alternative venue. However, they have given Leipzig dispensation to find an option acceptable to the governing body and the German government. That means Liverpool will have to wait to learn where they will be travelling for the game, with the Reds du...
Merseyside derby should take place at Goodison Park, says Liverpool mayor
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Merseyside derby should take place at Goodison Park, says Liverpool mayor

With the Premier League title possibly on the line, there have been suggestions the highly-charged fixture could be moved to a neutral venue Liverpool’s potentially title-deciding Merseyside derby clash with Everton should go ahead at Goodison Park as planned, says Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson. The Reds, 25 points clear at the top of the table, are due to take on their city neighbours in their first game back after the coronavirus shutdown on Sunday, June 21. If second-placed Manchester City lose to Arsenal the previous Wednesday, then Jurgen Klopp’s side will be able to secure their first title in 30 years with a win against the Toffees.
Furious Ex-boyfriend Scatters Wedding Venue Of His Girlfriend
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Furious Ex-boyfriend Scatters Wedding Venue Of His Girlfriend

A jealous Ex-boyfriend with his gang stormed the wedding of his ex-girlfriend and vandalized everything at the wedding out of anger. According to reports from eyewitnesses, almost everybody at the wedding run for their lives as the thugs threatened them with machetes and other dangerous weapons. The angry Ex-boyfriend (name withheld) has opened up on why he disrupted the wedding of his ex-girlfriend. He said the lady(his girlfriend) borrowed money from him worth N450,000 with the claim of starting her own business but instead deceitfully used her friend’s shop like hers. He further explained he gave her another sum of N200,000 to support her business, a few weeks later she requested a loan of N150,000 and promise to pay back after a month which she never did but decided to ...
Police Take Over Amotekun Protest Venue In Lagos
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Police Take Over Amotekun Protest Venue In Lagos

Policemen, on Tuesday, barricaded the venue of the protest against the Federal Government’s position declaring the establishment of Operation Amotekun as illegal. Recall that the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, had in a statement, described the Western Nigeria Security network codenamed ‘Operation Amotekun’ as illegal. The protest, expected to hold at the Gani Fawehinmi Park, was organised by the Yoruba World Congress. It was tagged as “Amotekun Solidarity Walk”. The PUNCH‘s correspondent at the venue of the protest reported that over 20 police vans with armed policemen were present to prevent the group from accessing the park.
Anthony Joshua Vs Andy Ruiz 2: Time, Venue, Records, Everything You Should Know
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Anthony Joshua Vs Andy Ruiz 2: Time, Venue, Records, Everything You Should Know

Anthony Joshua takes on Andy Ruiz in a highly anticipated rematch from their clash earlier this year and we've got you covered for today's bout. Joshua now gets his chance at revenge and to reclaim his world heavyweight titles in the rematch which takes place in Saudi Arabia. Both fighters weighed in on Friday with Joshua coming in at 237lbs, the lightest since 2014, while Ruiz Jr weighed 283lbs, the heaviest he has weighed since his debut in 2009. However, here's everything you need to know about today's anticipated bout. Joshua Vs Ruiz 2 Date Anthony Joshua’s chance at redemption will take place on Saturday, December 7. Joshua Vs Ruiz 2 Start Time Sky Sports have confirmed that Joshua, who will enter the ring first as a challenger, will make his walk at around 8.45...
Tyler Perry’s New Studio to Host 2019 Miss Universe Pageant
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Tyler Perry’s New Studio to Host 2019 Miss Universe Pageant

Tyler Perry's new Atlanta studio has been announced as the venue for the 2019 Miss Universe competition. According to US News, women from more than 90 countries will storm the venue on Sunday, December 8, 2019, to compete for the crown of Miss Universe at the show which will be aired live from Tyler Perry Studios. The beauty contest will end with the reigning champion Catriona Gray of the Philippines crowning her successor. Back in October, Tyler Perry had a grand opening for his $250 million studios with 800 guests including A-list stars like Viola Davis, Ava DuVernay, Oprah Winfrey, Whoopi Goldberg, Halle Berry, Samuel L. Jackson, Tiffany Haddish and Stacey Abrams. The 134-hectare (330-acre) studio which once served as a Confederate army base is one of the largest in the US. ...
Man Robs Bank A Day Before Wedding To Pay For Venue, Ring
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Man Robs Bank A Day Before Wedding To Pay For Venue, Ring

He basically stated that he was getting married tomorrow so he didn’t have enough money for a wedding ring that he wanted to buy and he needed to pay for the wedding venue… A Texas man has been arrested after his fiancée saw a social media post of him robbing a bank the day before his wedding so he could pay for the ring and the venue of his ceremony. Heath Edward Bumpous from Crockett, Texas was charged with aggravated robbery and booked into the Trinity County Jail for allegedly approaching a bank teller at Citizens State Bank in Groveton, Texas, informing them that he had a weapon and then demanding money which he was then subsequently given, according to ABC’s affiliate station in Tyler, Texas KLTV. “He basically stated that he was getting married tomorrow so he didn’t have enou...
Bobrisky Speaks As Police Seal Off Venue Of His Birthday Party
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Bobrisky Speaks As Police Seal Off Venue Of His Birthday Party

Bobrisky breaks silence after his birthday party was crashed by Police officers in Lagos. The popular Nigerian cross-dresser Idris Okuneye popularly known as Bobrisky was said to be on the run after police shutdown the venue of his birthday party in Lekki, Lagos. Sharing a video on his Snapchat, he wrote; "I'm a hard rock, nothing can break me.. Love you'll.
Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr rematch delayed because of venue
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Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr rematch delayed because of venue

Matchroom promoter Hearn has claimed that the bout will be taking place in either America or the UK, with Madison Square Garden and Cardiff's Principality Stadium two possible venues. Speaking to ESPN, Hearn said: "We had a few late approaches (from other sites) that delayed things. "Expect to decide this weekend. Still, U.K. and U.S. (are the) favourites."
Senator Abbo Challenges Senate Over Suspension Threat
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Senator Abbo Challenges Senate Over Suspension Threat

Embattled Sen. Ishiaku Abbo (PDP-Adamawa) on Tuesday challenged members of the Senate investigative panel hearing his alleged case of assault on a nursing mother not to threaten him with suspension. The Senator spoke when he appeared before the 6-man panel set up by the Senate to investigate him. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that President of the Senate, Dr Ahmad Lawan set up the panel which is headed by Sen. Sam Egwu (PDP-Ebonyi) on July 3. Abbo, who appeared before his colleagues at exactly 3.15 p.m., told them that the matter was already before the court, hence he would not make comments that could amount to prejudice of the Court process. He also refused to allow the clerk of the panel to put him on oath, as usual. Drama started when he said that he had no bu...
Police storm venue of Naira Marley’s Dublin gig to shut it down after violence erupted
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Police storm venue of Naira Marley’s Dublin gig to shut it down after violence erupted

A Dublin gig headlined by Naira Marley was shut down by gardai (police) over the weekend after a gang of youths were spotted fleeing the scene. The incident unfolded at Lost Lane, Dublin just off Grafton Street before the headline artist took to the stage to perform. Up to 30 young men were seen running out of the premises in the early hours of Sunday morning, with revellers of the adjoining pub looking on in confusion The scene remained closed off to the public this morning, and gardai have since confirmed that a number of weapons have been seized and a man in his 20s arrested in connection with the incident. Eye witness Samuel Naija who writes for Date360.net told Dublin Live that gardai arrived on the scene and "drove everyone out" before shutting the show down. He said: ...
Sean Tizzle Finally Reveals Why He Has Been Absent From The Music Scene
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Sean Tizzle Finally Reveals Why He Has Been Absent From The Music Scene

You recently held an appreciation concert for your fans at the African Shrine, Lagos, what informed your choice of venue? This whole music thing started on the mainland in Ikorodu, so mainland is just the perfect place to have such concert especially after I have been away for some time. We wanted to do Easter Saturday, after searching up the calendar, it coincidentally falls on the 420 world celebration day, we approached the management of shrine and our proposition was welcomed with open hands. Where is a better place to have such concert if not the New Afrikan Shrine? So a very big Thank you to the legendary Femi Kuti and the management of shrine for the support. What’s the inspiration behind your new song, ‘Lotto’? First, I’ll like to thank God for always giving me inspiration...
DJ Khaled gifts Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner’s daughter Stormi a Chanel purse at her 1st birthday party
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DJ Khaled gifts Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner’s daughter Stormi a Chanel purse at her 1st birthday party

Yesterday, Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner threw their daughter, Stormi' a 'Sormiworld' birthday bash which was attended by family and friends including DJ Khaled who popped up at the venue to present the celebrant with her very first Chanel purse.   'Oh my goodness, Stormi! Stormi, your first Chanel!' Kylie Jenner said in a video shared via her Instagram stories. Writing on Instagram, Khaled explained: 'My brother Travis Scott and his queen Kylie Jenner invited me to Stormi Bday partty. As a father I know how important it is to give out kids the best life and the best bday partys! My son and queen wasn't in town so I came to represent for the Khaled family and wish Stormi Happy Bday! 'God bless you! Luv from the Khaleds!'
Venues For The Big Brother Naija 2019 Auditions
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Venues For The Big Brother Naija 2019 Auditions

The auditions for the Big Brother Naija 2019 edition have commenced today in several States in Nigeria. Many youths have trooped out to see if they can stand the chance of making it into the house which has transformed many into stars. Well, just incase gyou also want to go for the audition, below is a list of the Venues for the Big Brother Naija 2019 auditions.   BIG BROTHER NAIJA 2019 AUDITION VENUE IN LAGOS D’Podium event Centre, 31B, Aromire Avenue, Off Adeniyi Jones, Allen, Ikeja. BIG BROTHER NAIJA 2019 AUDITION VENUE IN ABUJA Multichoice Office, Plot 1548, Ademola Adetokunboh Street, Beside Nema Adjacent Transcop Hilton, Maitama. BIG BROTHER NAIJA 2019 AUDITION VENUE IN PORT-HARCOURT Hotel Presidential; 5141, Aba Road, Port Harcourt. BIG BROTHER NA...
Davido Sold out O2 Arena as Headliner, Joins Drake, Rihanna, Others
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Davido Sold out O2 Arena as Headliner, Joins Drake, Rihanna, Others

Last night, Nigerian popstar Davido sold out O2 Arena in London, a 20,000 capacity entertainment venue. He has now officially joined Drake, Rihanna, Kanye West, Elton John, Adele, Prince, Celine Dion, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake on the list of Artistes who have sold out the venue as Headliners. He also becomes the second African Artist to sell out the O2. after Wizkid did so in June 2018. The Davido’s concert at the O2 Arena yesterday was the talk of social media platforms across the world yesterday as the singer trended on every website in a show that saw him as the 1st African to sell out the centre as a headliner
Simi And Adekunle Gold Wedding
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Simi And Adekunle Gold Wedding

Simi and Adekunle Gold’s traditional wedding took place today at at a private venue inside Eko Atlantic, and here are photos from the event. We earlier reported that Simi and Adekunle are set to wed today, after they got engaged and held a wedding introduction December last year. A lot of celebrities were in attendance for the exclusive event (just 300 people were reportedly picked to attend). Some of the celebrities already at the venue include Falz, Do2dtun, Smade, Praiz, Olamide, Moelogo, Pheelz and others. Checkout some photos from the event below; Simi and Adekunle Gold’s white wedding is slated for Thursday at Ilashe beach.
Vladimir Putin Declares War on rap music
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Vladimir Putin Declares War on rap music

Vladimir Putin has got 99 problems and rap is one of them, hence his move to declare war on rap music. Vladimir Putin who declared war on hip-hop on Saturday, claimed tthat “rap is based on three pillars: sex, drugs and protest,” which will lead to “ the degradation of the nation.” This came after spate of concert cancellations by venue owners and local authorities across Russia, and the arrest of popular rapper Husky, whose songs have gotten under his skin. The Russian President who spoke at a St. Petersburg meeting with cultural advisers on Saturday, said that attempts to ban artists from performing will have an adverse effect and bolster their popularity. “If it is impossible to stop, then we must lead it and direct it.”
Man Marries His Guitar in Lagos And Explains His Reason
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Man Marries His Guitar in Lagos And Explains His Reason

A Nigerian singer from Abeokuta in Ogun state, got married to his guitar yesterday in Lagos, Nigeria. Harri Best arrived at his wedding venue with his guitar and other musical instruments. His guitar was covered in a white wedding dress as they got married. According to Harri, he decided to marry his first love - Music - because it is the one thing that he would die if he doesn't have. He also added that being married to music is the most sensible thing he has ever done because his music will never divorce him . He wrote: Yesterday 28th Nov 2018,was a beautiful day.I #married my 1st #love Music.Music has been the biggest love of my life,even before i could speak.I would literally DIE without it in my life.We've had many ups and downs,in facf more downs than ups.But i'm happiest w...
Nigerian Lady Reacts To a Wedding Guest’s Outfit
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Nigerian Lady Reacts To a Wedding Guest’s Outfit

A wedding guest’s outfit has been trending online and a Nigerian lady who is not pleased with it, has reacted via a Facebook post. The unidentified lady wore an outfit whose boobs almost popped out of her outfit, was said to be attending the wedding of her friend which reportedly took place over the weekend. Photos of the wedding guest’s outfit has caught the attention of Nigerians, and a Nigerian lady who reacted to it, warned prospective guests at her wedding that they will be sent out if they wear such outfits. Finest Jenny wrote; Wedding guest, on my wedding day there will be securities at the entrance to the venue, you dress like this they send you back to your papa house, you cannot come and seduce my innocent husband with your indecency. Here are photos below; ...
NECO: Here’s The Complete Timetable For 2018 Nov/Dec GCE Exams
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NECO: Here’s The Complete Timetable For 2018 Nov/Dec GCE Exams

NECO: Here’s The Complete Timetable For 2018 Nov/Dec GCE Exams The National Examination Council (NECO) has released the timetable for the 2018 November/December examination, often referred to as NECO GCE. According to a circular on its website, the examination is expected to commence on Thursday, November 15 and end on Saturday, December 15, 2018. NOTE: i.   Venues for Oral French and Arabic will be announced. ii.  Candidates should confirm the specific venues for Shorthand from NECO Zonal/State Offices where they are sitting for the examinations. iii.  The Nigerian Languages i.e Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba include the Literature Aspect. iv.  Possesion of GSM in Examination Hall is PROHIBITED v.   BLIND CANDIDATES WHO REGISTERED ARE TO SIT FOR THE EXAMINATION IN THEIR RESPECTIVE N...
Five Persons Injured, Land In Hospital While Rushing To Enter PDP Convention Venue
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Five Persons Injured, Land In Hospital While Rushing To Enter PDP Convention Venue

As many as five persons have been reportedly injured and rushed to hospital while rushing to enter the PDP national convention.  Participants at the PDP convention. PUNCH image No less than five persons have been rushed to Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium Clinic following the injuries they sustained as they tried to enter the Peoples Democratic Party convention venue, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. The convention, which commenced on Saturday, is ongoing at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port Harcourt, River State. Security agents had a Herculean task preventing hoodlums from taking advantage of the huge crowd to enter into the arena. The hoodlums’ unrelenting attempt to gain entry into the venue resulted in continuous pushing and jostling. Reacting, Dr. Malcolm Bris...
Warning! This Is What Will Happen To Any Nigerian Caught Spraying Naira At Parties
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Warning! This Is What Will Happen To Any Nigerian Caught Spraying Naira At Parties

Nigerians caught spraying naira notes at parties will now face severe penalties according to the Bankers Committee. Naira notes Mobile courts are now to summarily try those bastardising the national currency, the naira, the Bankers Committee said on Thursday. The committee said those who “spray” naira notes at parties risk going to jail for six months or earning a fine of N50,000 after trial by mobile courts that would be deployed nationwide. Cantral Bank of Nigeria (CBN) spokesman Isaac Okorafor said the police and the Ministry of Justice would be involved in the operation, adding: “If a celebrant is dancing and you spray him/her, you may go to jail from the party venue because the law enforcement agents will be there, waiting to arrest you.   “It is the duty of law...
CBN Bans Spraying Of Money In Parties Across Nigeria, Says Those Caught Are Liable To Be Jailed Of Pay 50k Fine
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CBN Bans Spraying Of Money In Parties Across Nigeria, Says Those Caught Are Liable To Be Jailed Of Pay 50k Fine

  A new directive from CBN says mobile courts are now to summarily try those bastardising the national currency, the naira. The committee said those who “spray” naira notes at parties risk going to jail for six months or earning a fine of N50,000 after trial by mobile courts that would be deployed nationwide.   Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) spokesman Isaac Okorafor said the police and the Ministry of Justice would be involved in the operation, adding: “If a celebrant is dancing and you spray him/her, you may go to jail from the party venue because the law enforcement agents will be there, waiting to arrest you. It is the duty of law enforcement agencies to catch offenders and take them to court. Our collaboration with the police will intensify as we move to imple...
Police Intervene As Crisis Rocks APC Governorship Primary Election In Enugu
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Police Intervene As Crisis Rocks APC Governorship Primary Election In Enugu

The governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State has been rocked with crisis following disagreement by the two factions laying claim to the leadership in the state. President Buhari presenting the Party Flag to Osun APC Gubernatorial Candidate Gboyega Oyetola accompanied by other party leaders during the Grand Finale of APC Gubernatorial Campaign Rally in Osun State on 18th Sep 2018 The disagreement led to the destruction of the public address system on Sunday, while the rear gate gate leading to the mini-stadium of University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus and venue of the event was destroyed by protesters. The protesters who wanted to force themselves into the venue were dispersed with teargass and gunshots. One the factions led by Mr Ben Nwo...
PDP Presidential Primaries: Aspirants Fault P-Harcourt Venue
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PDP Presidential Primaries: Aspirants Fault P-Harcourt Venue

Ahead of October 6 presidential convention of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, slated for Port Harcourt, some aspirants are against the use of the Rivers State capital for the all-important event. The aspirants, Vanguard gathered, are not comfortable with Port Harcourt and are demanding an alternative venue. It would be recalled that last Thursday, when the PDP governors and National Working Committee, NWC, of the party held a meeting with the aspirants, the governors had picked Port Harcourt, ditching  Enugu and Akwa Ibom, on the excuse that Port Harcourt had more hotel space than the two states. In that meeting, which held at Ekiti State Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro, Abuja, the governors had also kicked against consensus option, preferring the use of primary election to pick the fla...
FRSC Recruitment : Screening, Physical Assessments Begin Sept. 24
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FRSC Recruitment : Screening, Physical Assessments Begin Sept. 24

Lagos – The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has scheduled its screening and physical fitness assessment on recruitment for Sept. 24 to 29.   File: FRSC officials Mr Bisi Kazeem, the FRSC Public Education Officer, said in a statement on Friday that the screening would be conducted in all the state capitals. Kazeem advised applicants to check their email used for submission of the applications on Sept. 19 for information on the exercise. “The email information will contain the venue, date, time of screening and required items to be taken along for the exercise,” he said. According to him, shortlisted applicants are to come with the summary data page earlier received and email notification slip which shall admit them to the screening venue. The FRSC image maker said ...
Nigeria Defeat Niger, to Play Ghana at Finals of Africa U-17 Qualifiers
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Nigeria Defeat Niger, to Play Ghana at Finals of Africa U-17 Qualifiers

Nigeria were 2-1 winners over hosts Niger Republic on Wednesday in Niamey to book a date with Ghana at the Africa U-17 Qualifiers. The victory ensured the Golden Eaglets will take on the Black Starlets in Niamey on Saturday for a place in the 2019 Africa Under-17 Cup of Nations finals billed for Tanzania. The Eaglets kept their heads and did the hard work they had to do by beating hosts Niger Republic 2-1 in a very competitive match at the General Seyni Kountche Stadium. It was sweet revenge for the five-time world champions, as the Nigerien side had knocked out the Eaglets from the 2017 Africa Under-17 finals on a 3-2 aggregate. That was when the home-and-away leg contests still held sway in the African qualifiers. Following a change in the old format, countries in each of ...
First Photos From Fatima Dangote And Jamil Abubakar’s Wedding Dinner In Lagos
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First Photos From Fatima Dangote And Jamil Abubakar’s Wedding Dinner In Lagos

The Lagos wedding dinner of Fatima, daughter of Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote to her pilot hubby, Jamil Abubakar, son of former IGP, M.D Abubakar, held at the Eko Hotel and Suites. The couple looked so lovely in their first look and Fatima looked so pretty in her wedding gown. See more photos below Apart from the thrills and excitements at the wedding venue, Nigerians that couldn’t attend also showed that they were concerned on various social media platforms. Twitter users, in their usual manner of making fun out of events happening across the country, invented quotes and memes on the wedding and we must say they are quite hilarious. First was the traffic concern and then they brought sugar daddies into it.
Nigerian Man Marries His Ethiopian Bride In The US
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Nigerian Man Marries His Ethiopian Bride In The US

A Nigerian man simply identified as Ajayi got married in style to his pretty Ethiopian bride in the US. The glamorous event which was held Gala Cuisine at Fox Chase Manor Wedding Venue And Banquet Hall in Manassas city, Virginia - saw family, friends and colleagues attend in their numbers. Below are photos of Mr and Mrs Ajayi at their wedding ceremony below;
Photos Of Igbuya Leading Thugs To Chase Governor Okowa From Sapele
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Photos Of Igbuya Leading Thugs To Chase Governor Okowa From Sapele

See Photos Of Sacked Delta Speaker Leading Thugs To Chase Gov. Okowa From Sapele Here are photos of the political thugs led by the impeached Speaker of the state House of Reps; Mr. Monday Igbuya which prevented Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa from commissioning a road project in Sapele. Mr. Okowa, his deputy, Mr. Kingsley Otuaro, and other top government functionaries were in the area to commission the road and inspect other projects as part of activities marking the second anniversary of his administration. According to reports, Mr. Igbuya, leading a band of thugs, invaded the venue and chased away the governor and his entourage.
Fake Soldiers Storm Meeting Venue In Ogun, Beat Lawyer, Client
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Fake Soldiers Storm Meeting Venue In Ogun, Beat Lawyer, Client

Two fake soldiers have been arrested by the police for impersonating men of the Nigerian Army and allegedly beating up a lawyer, Paul Onyilo, and his client, Solomon Chima. One Gilbert had reportedly led the suspects – Adebayo Olanrewaju, Joseph Daniel – and their fleeing accomplice, who was in a Nigerian Navy uniform, to a restaurant at Sharp Corner, Agbado, Ogun State, where the victims were holding a meeting. PUNCH Metro learnt that Chima had bought some gallons of paint worth about N 60, 000 from Gilbert sometime in October 2016, owing the trader N1,000 balance. Chima, however , declined to pay the balance after the person who painted the apartment , told him that Gilbert did not deliver all the paint. Gilbert was said to have refuted the claim. It was learnt that the lawye...
Breaking News: Dele Momodu Walks Out Of An Event After Davido Called Him His “Boy” (Video)
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Breaking News: Dele Momodu Walks Out Of An Event After Davido Called Him His “Boy” (Video)

It seems Davido is definitely going beyond his boundary. According to media reports, Bob Dee was at a concert together with Davido and as he was performing on stage, Davido sang the part that says, 'Dele na boy', Dele Momodu cant take it any more, he just walked out of the venue to savage the situation. Watch the video below   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-tFR43w942s  
Obaseki And Shaibu Sworn In As Edo Governor & Deputy Governors Respectively
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Obaseki And Shaibu Sworn In As Edo Governor & Deputy Governors Respectively

Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has been sworn-in as the Governor of Edo State. He succeeds his political godfather, Adams Oshiomhole. Obaseki was sworn in by the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Cromwell Idahosa, after taking the oath of office at about 12:20pm. The Deputy Governor, Philip Shuaibu, took his oath of office earlier at about 12pm. The event was witnessed by a mammoth crowd. Obaseki defeated Pastor Ize Iyamu of the People’s Democratic Party. The Governor, who is from Benin and attended the University of Ibadan, also attended the Colombia University in the United States. He started with Capital brokers in 1983. After traversing the financial market sector as chief executive in various categories, he joined the government of Oshiomhole. O...

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