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COVID-19 Testing: Clarifications On Corruption Allegations By Prof. Akin Abayomi
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COVID-19 Testing: Clarifications On Corruption Allegations By Prof. Akin Abayomi

@followlasg and @LSMOH consider it pertinent to make the following clarifications on account of series of unfounded corruption allegations supposedly against officials @LagosBiobank and IDH, Yaba It is imperative to clarify that public laboratories are only obliged to conduct #COVID19 tests on individuals who either have symptoms of infections or who have contact with positive cases of #COVID19 including patients undergoing further medical or surgical procedures. On the other hand, private laboratories mostly attend to people desiring #COVID19 tests for purposes of travelling, school resumption and other certification reasons that may not be requiring immediate medical attention.
Court Dismisses APC’s Certificate Forgery Lawsuit Against Governor Obaseki
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Court Dismisses APC’s Certificate Forgery Lawsuit Against Governor Obaseki

The alleged certificate forgery suit filed against Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state by the  All Progressives Party (APC) and a chieftain of the party Williams Edobor, has been dismissed by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. The plaintiffs had accused the Edo state Governor of presenting a forged certificate purportedly issued by the University of Ibadan to seek re-election in the Edo State governorship election held on September 19, 2020. Justice Ahmed Mohammed delivered the judgment on Saturday January 9 after both parties closed their cases and presented witnesses and evidence to the court, dismissed the case on grounds of the allegations not being proved. He noted that though the allegation of forgery was criminal in nature and required to be proved beyond reasonabl...
FCMB Appoints Acting Managing Director, Yemisi Edun
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FCMB Appoints Acting Managing Director, Yemisi Edun

The First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has announced the appointment of Yemisi Edun as its acting managing director. Edun takes over the running of the bank from the Managing Director, Adam Nuru, who on Tuesday, January 5, proceeded on leave amid allegations of marital infidelity involving him and a former staff of the bank, Moyo Thomas. There are allegations that Moyo's estranged husband, Tunde Thomas, 45, died on December 16, 2020, from a heart attack after battling with depression upon discovering that the two children from their marriage were allegedly fathered by Mr Nuru. A statement from the bank announcing Edun's appointment reads in part “In line with normal corporate practice, Mrs Yemisi Edun is acting as the managing director of FCMB in the interim period while Mr Adam Nu...
Nigerian police is responding to allegations of brutality with more brutality – Trevor Noah on killing at Lekki Toll Gate (video)
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Nigerian police is responding to allegations of brutality with more brutality – Trevor Noah on killing at Lekki Toll Gate (video)

South-African born US-based show host and comedian, Trevor Noah has reacted to the #EndSARS crisis rocking Nigeria and the killing of protesters at Lekki toll gate yesterday October 20.   Giving a detailed analysis on his Comedy Central's 'The Daily Show', Trevor wondered why a police unit created to fight crime became the "crime" itself.   The comedian also pointed out that the disbanded police unit was recreated under a different name. Trevor who noted that the Nigerian police force who is accused of brutality is responding to the allegation with more brutality, further stated that the profiling of young Nigerians because of their dressing and properties is same way police profile black people in the United States. He also affirmed that Nigerians are united in t...
I Have No Cuts Under My Breast – Afia Schwarzenegger Denies Boobs Surgery Allegations
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I Have No Cuts Under My Breast – Afia Schwarzenegger Denies Boobs Surgery Allegations

Controversial comedian and actress Valentina Nana Agyeiwaa, widely known as Afia Schwarzenegger has denied working on her breast. There have been claims that Afia Schwar’s firm breast is as a result of a supposed surgery she had in South Africa. Her former friend, Nana Tornado recently noted that Afia Schwar has serious cuts under her breast as a result of her plastic surgery. Reacting to the claim, Afia Schwarzenegger has said that she has done any breast surgery. According to her, she wears good brassieres like Victoria Secrets. Meanwhile, she accepted claims that she’s fixed her butts.
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Joe Budden reacts to ex-girlfriend, Cyn Santana’s allegation of him masturbating his dog

American broadcaster and rapper, Joe Budden has reacted to the allegations made against him by his ex-girlfriend and mother of his child, Cyn Santana.   The response came after leaked audio of a phone call between Budden and his ex, Cyn Santana went viral on social media. Budden was accused of dragging Cyn around the house, kicking her and their shared baby boy, Lexington out of his home, and also not financially supported them since then After the phone call conversation was shared online, Cyn Santana further revealed Budden’s alleged drug abuse history and little secret of masturbating his dog in a court document.   The document allegedly read;   “Defendant has a male dog whom he loves and showers with attention. While most of Defendant’s interactions wi...
Trump calls on CNN to fire Chris Cuomo after sexual harassment allegations are leaked
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Trump calls on CNN to fire Chris Cuomo after sexual harassment allegations are leaked

US President, Donald Trump on Wednesday morning September 2, called on CNN to fire its popular host, Chris Cuomo, after the anchor was heard denying apparent sexual-misconduct allegations on a secretly recorded audiotape amid a conversation with former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen. Trump's remarks come after Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Tuesday night, aired an audio of a conversation Cuomo allegedly had with Michael Cohen. The tape begins by Cuomo, the brother of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, allegedly being heard telling Cohen: "I'm always careful when I talk to media, you know. "Do you know how many f**king phone calls I've gotten from people at ABC who say that reporters are calling and lying about me and trying to get stories about me when I was at ABC? "Guys calling...
Piers Morgan Blasts Man Utd Captain, Maguire after Mykonos Arrest
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Piers Morgan Blasts Man Utd Captain, Maguire after Mykonos Arrest

Renowned English sports journalist, Piers Morgan, has blasted Manchester United captain, Harry Maguire, for displaying a shocking lack of leadership following his arrest on the Greek island of Mykonos. DAILY POST had reported that Maguire was arrested and detained for questioning in the Greek Island of Mykonos on Thursday, for allegedly assaulting officers after a brawl. The 27-year-old defender made an appearance in court on Saturday and will face trial next week amid allegations of assaulting police officers and bribery. Reacting to the development, Morgan, in a tweet via his official Twitter handle on Saturday said the England international has been arrested for drunkenly brawling with police officers more times than he has won a trophy at Man United. “Ma...
I Rarely get Sexual Advances from Actors – Juliet Ibrahim Reveals
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I Rarely get Sexual Advances from Actors – Juliet Ibrahim Reveals

Popular Ghanaian actress Juliet Ibrahim has disclosed that it is quite rare for her to get sexual advances from her male colleagues in the movies industry. The beautiful actress made this revelation while speaking in an interview with Sampson Unamka where she opened up on being raped, her book, love life and many more. Read excerpt below: What do you have to say on rape considering the allegations rocking Nollywood directors? Unfortunately I haven’t had such experiences in the industry. However, rape is happening and occurring in every form of work place. I commend every woman or man who’s able to speak up and overcome the stigma as well as bring these evil rapists to light.I am a rape victim so I understand what it means to carry such a burden inside of you for many years...
Ellen DeGeneres Show fires three top producers after allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct
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Ellen DeGeneres Show fires three top producers after allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct

The Ellen DeGeneres Show has fired three of its top producers after allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct. Ellen herself on Monday announced the ousting of executive producers Ed Glavin and Kevin Leman, and co-executive producer Jonathan Norman in a video conference call with the show's crew, and said an internal investigation into the workplace allegations would be completed soon, a WarnerMedia spokesperson told Variety. Their dismissal comes a month after Hollywood media giants Warner Bros. began an internal investigation of The Ellen DeGeneres Show following multiple complaints by employees of the show who claimed they had faced racism and intimidation on the show behind the scenes. In response to claims of sexual harassment, Leman previously denied "any kind of ...
Buhari Approves Judicial Panel Of Enquiry Over Allegations Against Magu
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Buhari Approves Judicial Panel Of Enquiry Over Allegations Against Magu

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of a Judicial Commission of Enquiry to investigate the alleged financial impropriety and mismanagement of recovered assets levelled against the suspended Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Magu. Magu was accosted on July 6, 2020, in front of the Wuse Office of the EFCC and directed to appear before the Salami-led panel. Although Buhari’s letter approving the judiciary panel was written on July 3, 2020, its terms of reference and allegation against Magu were made available to him on Saturday, August 8. Multiple sources close to the Presidency also disclosed that the panel has been given 45 days to submit its report within 45 days of its public sitting. The President named a 7-man panel, which is still headed by ...
Federal Government  Suspends 12 EFCC Directors
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Federal Government Suspends 12 EFCC Directors

The Federal government has reportedly suspended 12 directors of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC. The suspension of the directors comes days after the Federal government also suspended the acting chairman of the commission, Ibrahim Magu, who is currently being investigated for allegations of fraud. The Nation reports that the notice of suspension for the directors was communicated to the Acting Chairman of the Commission, Mr. Mohammed Umar, by the Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation on Tuesday night July 14.
Family of Man Who Died in Detention Demand Answers from the Nigerian Police
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Family of Man Who Died in Detention Demand Answers from the Nigerian Police

The family of a man named Godwin Chukwudi Julius Akano, 48, who died while in police detention, are asking for answers from the police. The late Julius, an importer of goods from Europe, was arrested on May 22 for alleged complicity in a case of fraud with one Obinali Osunwoke. He was arrested alongside his wife, Ogochukwu, but she was later released in the evening of the same day. Julius died in police custody on Saturday June 6. His family are now asking for an explanation from the State Criminal Intelligence Investigation Department, SCIID, Panti. The spokesman for the family, Mr Nnamdi Akano, said the late Julius, despite obvious signs of serious illness and complaints, was denied medical help until it was too late. Akano said: “He ought to have been given or allowed...
Justin Bieber Denies Sexual Assault Allegations
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Justin Bieber Denies Sexual Assault Allegations

Justin Bieber has reacted to the sexual assault allegation made against him by a Twitter user identified simply as "Danielle". The lady who tweeted from an anonymous account on Saturday night (June 20) which was taken down after Bieber publicly commented on allegation, claimed the incident took place at a hotel in Austin, Texas on March 9, 2014. She said she met Bieber while attending an event in Texas and claimed that she and her friends were invited back to the pop star's hotel where she was "sexually assaulted without consent." She however failed to give out the names of her friends. Justin Bieber who denied the allegation by sharing news articles, social media photos, screenshots of emails and lodging receipts from the time in question, said he decided to gather facts to coun...
Another lady steps forward to accuse D’Banj of sexual harassment
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Another lady steps forward to accuse D’Banj of sexual harassment

A 2nd lady has bravely stepped forward to accuse DBanj of inappropriate sexual behaviour towards her. Dbanj is still dealing with his first rape allegation which has now become a police issue and now has a 2nd one to contend with. A lady took to Twitter amidst the bashing of DBanj and also dropped her story. According to her, she once worked a music shoot with DBanj and he inappropriately groped her. “I worked with this nigga before and he definitely made me feel uncomfortable on set,” Twitter user @Darkskindchk tweeted. “Literally tried to grope my body up ! I was like wtf . This was when everyone was just chilling waiting on the director during a music video.” she added. Whilst not a rape allegation it’s another allegation of sexual assault and DBanj better hope oth...
Don’t Judge Nigerians Succeeding Abroad – Abike Dabiri-Erewa Reacts to Hushpuppi’s Arrest
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Don’t Judge Nigerians Succeeding Abroad – Abike Dabiri-Erewa Reacts to Hushpuppi’s Arrest

Chairman of the Nigerians in the Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa has reacted to the arrest of Ramoni Igbalode a.k.a Ray Hushpuppi on charges bordering on internet fraud and other related activities. In a tweet she shared, the NIDCOM bs stated that the allegations against Hushpuppi is not a yardstick to judge Nigerians excelling abroad. Abike who urged Nigerians abroad to be law-abiding citizens, good ambassadors and not tarnish the mage of the country, also asked Nigerians to await EFCC's thorough investigation as well as further updates on the case. She tweeted;   RE- RAY HUSHPUPPI (Ramoni Igbalode) HAS A CASE TO ANSWER WITH EFCC. The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission notes with displeasure, the cyber crime and money laundering network/transaction running into...
Former Commissioner in Ebonyi State Arrested for alleged murder
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Former Commissioner in Ebonyi State Arrested for alleged murder

The police in Ebonyi have arrested a former Commissioner for Border Peace and Conflict Resolution in the state, Donatus Ajah, on allegations of murder. Ajah is being accused of complicity in the death of a 46-year-old man identified as Azubuike Inya. The deceased was allegedly killed by hoodlums who inflicted machete wounds on him that led to his death. According to the police, both Mr. Ajah and the late Mr. Inya are from Amankwo village in Nkpoghoro community in the Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. Investigations revealed that the killing was occasioned by an intra-communal crisis involving the two factions of Amankwo village. One of the factions is said to be led by Mr. Ajah while another faction is led by one Ifeanyi Obila. The two groups have constantly ...
Davido Unfollows Chioma and Everyone Else on Instagram
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Davido Unfollows Chioma and Everyone Else on Instagram

Davido has unfollowed everyone on Instagram, including his fiancée, Chioma Rowland following allegations of domestic violence in their home. For weeks now, rumours have trailed Davido on Twitter and the rumour mongers have been ignored by Davido and Chioma. However, Chioma refused to ignore the rumours about domestic violence in her home so she came out to address it. Chioma said that Davido has never been violent towards her and she has never been violent to the father of her child . Hours after Chioma's statement, Davido unfollowed everyone on Instagram, including Chioma.
Trump Contributed to his Brother’s Death – Niece Says in New Book
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Trump Contributed to his Brother’s Death – Niece Says in New Book

Mary Trump, 55, daughter of Donald Trump's late brother Fred Trump Jr, has reportedly written a 'harrowing and salacious' book about the US president in which she details how and why she leaked family tax information to the New York Times, and how Trump allegedly contributed to her father's death. Mary Trump who has a Ph.D. in clinical psychology, is the oldest of all the grandchildren of Fred Trump Sr, Donald's father. Fred Trump Jr, (pictured above) died in 1981 from alcoholism and the family broke apart. This will be the first time that a Trump family member will publish an expose. Trump's niece' new book titled, "Too Much And Never Enough, lifting the lid on the president's family, will be released before the US presidential election 2020. According to Mary, the...
Kanye West Defends Michael Jackson Over Neverland Documentary
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Kanye West Defends Michael Jackson Over Neverland Documentary

Kanye West has defended Michael Jackson and declared documentaries shouldn’t be allowed to bring down our heroes. The rapper spoke out about the late King of Pop in an interview with Pharrell Williams for the i-d magazine. In the chat, West expresses his admiration for Jackson and the way he lived his life and changed music, saying: Michael Jackson was doing covert, super gangsta stuff like he’d just pop the needles off. He kissed Elvis Presley’s daughter on MTV. Black culture used to be, we used to be fronting all night, but Michael was doing stuff that was different from what we were programmed to understand as being what we should do. He bought The Beatles’ back catalogue. That was Mike Jackson, right there. The hip-hop star went on to seemingly address the 2019 documentary...
Lagos Assembly Passes A Vote Of Confidence On Speaker Obasa Amid Corruption Allegations
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Lagos Assembly Passes A Vote Of Confidence On Speaker Obasa Amid Corruption Allegations

Members of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday threw their weights behind their Speaker, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, passing a vote of confidence on him. This followed the presentation of the report of a 9-man fact finding Adhoc committee of the House on allegations of corruption levelled against the Speaker by Sahara Reporters, headed by Hon. Victor Akande (Ojo constituency 1) during plenary. The committee was saddled with the responsibility of investigating all the allegations of corruption levelled against the Speaker including the one bothering on operating 64 bank accounts with different banks with different names. The committee, in its report stated that all the allegations were frivolous, unfounded and that the Speaker followed due process in all the dealings. ...
‘How Can You Forge The Certificate Of University Of Ibadan?’ – Obaseki Says, Denies Forging Certificate
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‘How Can You Forge The Certificate Of University Of Ibadan?’ – Obaseki Says, Denies Forging Certificate

Governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki, has dismissed the allegations that he forged his university certificate. Obaseki spoke during a meeting with ward leaders in Oredo local government area of the state. A suit was filed against the governor over allegations of certificate forgery. The plaintiffs alleged that the governor forged his bachelor of arts (B.A.) certificate in classical studies from the University of Ibadan and prayed the court to disqualify him from contesting the forthcoming gubernatorial election in the state. Chris Ogiemwonyi, one of the governorship aspirants under the platform of the All Progressive Congress, also alleged that Obaseki was foisted on the state in 2016. But reacting to the allegations, Obaseki wondered how he could have forged a certificate ...
FG Seizes Former Minister of Petroleum, Dan Etete’s Private Jet in Canada
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FG Seizes Former Minister of Petroleum, Dan Etete’s Private Jet in Canada

The federal government has seized a private jet believed to be owned by former minister of petroleum Dan Etete, over his alleged involvement in the $1.1 billion Malabu oil deal. The Bombardier 6000 jet with tail number M-MYNA which touched down at Montréal-Trudeau International Airport in Canada on Friday evening, was seized on Saturday morning after a Quebec judge granted a seizure order. Finance Uncovered reported that Babatunde Olabode ‘Bode’ Johnson who was appointed by the Nigerian government in 2016 to recover assets from the OPL 245 deal, confirmed the seizure. He said the court order was served on the jet’s owner, a company called Tibit Ltd, which has until Tuesday next week (9 June) to file court papers opposing the seizure. Tibit Ltd is an anonymously owned company inco...
AfDB Approves Independent Probe of Adesina
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AfDB Approves Independent Probe of Adesina

The  Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has finally bowed to US pressure and has ordered an independent probe of President of the bank Akinwumi Adesina. The board of governors reached the decision on Thursday June 4, in spite of sitting and former African leaders' campaign for the bank to ignore the call for an independent investigation of allegations against Adesina as he has already been cleared by the bank’s ethics committee. In a communique signed by the Chairperson of the bank's Bureau of the Boards of Governors Niale Kaba, it was gathered that the independent review will be carried out by a neutral high calibre individuals with unquestionable experience, high international reputation and integrity within a short time period of not more than two to fo...
Yangy, Babcock Student Accused of Raping 24 girls reacts
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Yangy, Babcock Student Accused of Raping 24 girls reacts

Godknows ‘Yangy’ Adolphus Owhor, the Babcock student has reacted to allegations that he raped 24 girls. Yaggy who was accused of raping 24 girls including his cousin on social media, had denied the allegations. He went on to reveal that he almost committed suicide after he was accused of raping the girls as he denied ever meeting any of the ladies. Yangy was accused of luring girls to chill with him and then take advantage of the girls. Watch the video below.
Peruzzi releases official statement Responding to the Rape Allegation Leveled Against him
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Peruzzi releases official statement Responding to the Rape Allegation Leveled Against him

Peruzzi has released an official statement responding to the rape allegations leveled against him by a certain lady. The lady via her Twitter handle, accused the singer of raping her in 2012. Shortly after she made the allegation, Nigerians dug up old tweets of the singer where he declared himself a rapist and openly supported the rape culture. On Thursday afternoon, June 4, he released a statement in which he vehemently denied the rape allegation. He said he has never raped or sexually assaulted anybody before. He also aologized for his old tweets in which he declared himself a rapist and also encouraged the rape culture. Read the statement below
Woman Accuses Peruzzi of Rape on Twitter
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Woman Accuses Peruzzi of Rape on Twitter

A woman took to Twitter to claim Peruzzi raped her in 2012 and she gave details of how the alleged rape happened. She says she is choosing to speak now due to the "boldness" of other rape victims. She claims that she accompanied a friend named Aisha to visit Peruzzi in the blocks of flats popularly called 1004. She says that at night, Peruzzi tried to touch her in the room she was sleeping in with Aisha but she refused. She says she changed location and went to the parlor downstairs. She claims that while she was there, Peruzzi came again after she had dozed off and allegedly tried touching her. She adds that she objected but he forcefully shifted her underwear and raped her. She says she never reported to anyone because she was scared and because her parents didn't know sh...
Babcock Student, Yangy Accused of Raping 24 Girls
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Babcock Student, Yangy Accused of Raping 24 Girls

A Babcock student, Godknows Adolphus Owhor is currently trending on Twitter following allegations of rape against him. The student's alleged victims came forward with their story after Twitter user @caramelangiee shared screenshots of a DM she got.   She tweeted;     Another lady also accused him of defiling her when she was just 14. See screenshots below;     A lady who claimed to be Yangy's cousin, also accused him of raping her. She wrote;     See more comments from some of his alleged victims below;     Angie@caramelangiee  · 13h A victim of rape sent this to my dm and I simply couldn’t ignore i...
Re-FIRS ignores Buhari’s Directive, sacks nine Directors
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Re-FIRS ignores Buhari’s Directive, sacks nine Directors

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, has responded to the allegations and publication that by retiring eight(8) of its directors, it ignored Buhari’s order and has entrenched nepotism and tribalism in its operations. The service in an advertorial published on DAILY POST denied the allegations and made further clarifications on its actions. Read details below…
Jude Okoye Finally Reacts To Cynthia Morgan And May D’s Allegations (Video)
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Jude Okoye Finally Reacts To Cynthia Morgan And May D’s Allegations (Video)

Jude Okoye has responded to the allegations made against him by Cynthia Morgan and May D. In a live interview with Instagram influencer Tunde Ednut, Jude Okoye addressed some of the allegations made against him by the dancehall singer who accused him of shipwrecking her music career. Her Stage Name And Social Media Accounts Cynthia Morgan who now goes by the stage name Madrina alleged that she was not allowed to use her stage name and that she no longer had access to her social media accounts following her exit from Jude Okoye’s Northside Records. Speaking to Tunde on the issue, Okoye denied the claim. “I never took that name from her. I don’t have that power.” Okoye added the songstress still had access to her social media account two years after leaving the label. He...
Lagos Speaker, Obasa Finally Reacts To Corruption Allegations Against Him (Video)
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Lagos Speaker, Obasa Finally Reacts To Corruption Allegations Against Him (Video)

Mudashiru Obasa, Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, reacted to allegations of gross corruption against him by saying "money is for spending". Obasa made the remarks in an Instagram Live interview with Dele Momodu, Publisher of Ovation Magazine. SaharaReporters had in recent weeks exposed embezzlement and financial misappropriation carried out by the Speaker and some of his allies at the Lagos Assembly. Obasa while responding to questions from Momodu said, "Money is for spending. I was Chairman, House Committee on Rural, and thank God Dr Kasali who was the comissioner is still alive. "I became the Chairman, House Committee on PHC, and we still have 57 local governments and most of the chairmen then are still arround. We have Akabueze who was the Comissioner for Econom...
Alleged N40B NDDC fraud: We’ll sue NASS over failure to probe IMC — Group
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Alleged N40B NDDC fraud: We’ll sue NASS over failure to probe IMC — Group

NIGER Delta Rights Advocates, NDRA, has warned the National Assembly to “totally reject” the virement request by the Interim Management Committee, IMC of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to justify bloated expenditure of  the last three months. NDRA in a statement, yesterday,  in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, by its Spokesman, Darlington Nwauju, said the region’s right group would sue the NASS if it fails to comprehensively probe the allegations of financial recklessness hovering over the current IMC. He said, “We are alarmed at attempt by the Prof Keme Pondei led IMC to compromise the inquisitions by both chambers of the NASS into liquidation of over N40billion in record three months. Assuming without conceding that such a request is considered important, why now? “The cu...
Sir Bradley Wiggins Announces Split from Wife Cath after 16 Years of Marriage
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Sir Bradley Wiggins Announces Split from Wife Cath after 16 Years of Marriage

Cycling legend, Sir Bradley Wiggins and his wife Cath are separating after 16 years of marriage. The British Olympic champion, 40, tweeted the news last night and said their two children remained 'a priority'. He wrote: 'It is with deep sadness my wife Cath and I have decided to separate. Our two children remain our priority and we ask for privacy at this time. Brad & Cath.'   The couple, who got married in 2004, have two children together.  They first met in 1997 before reconnecting at the 2002 Commonwealth Games.   The cycling star enjoyed huge success in his sporting career, claiming gold medals in the 2004, 2008 and 2012 games.  In 2016, he won gold at the Rio Olympics and became Britain's most decorated Olympian with eight medals at the tour...
Mother Ties Up Her Son In Sack Over Evil Spirit Allegations (Video)
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Mother Ties Up Her Son In Sack Over Evil Spirit Allegations (Video)

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...
Bill Gates Foundation Denies Offering Lawmakers $10m Bribe to pass Controversial Infectious Disease Bill
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Bill Gates Foundation Denies Offering Lawmakers $10m Bribe to pass Controversial Infectious Disease Bill

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has denied allegations of offering $10 million bribe to members of the House of Representatives for the passage of the controversial ‘Infectious Diseases Control Bill 2020″. The spokesperson of the Coalition of United Political Parties, (CUPP), Ikenga Ugochinyere, had on May 4, 2020, issued a press statement in which he alleged that the House and its leadership had received a financial inducement to the tune of $10 million to rush the passage of the controversial bill. Some Nigerians went ahead to ahead that second richest man in the world, Bill Gates, was behind the financial inducement. The House of Representatives last week set up an investigative panel headed by Henry Nwawuba to investigate the allegation and expose the people behind the ...
Gideon Isah Replies Yanick Aka Over Allegations Against Prophet Fufeyin
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Gideon Isah Replies Yanick Aka Over Allegations Against Prophet Fufeyin

*Now, Who is The Liar?: Nigerian Prophet, Gideon Isah, Replies Ivorian Heretic and Atheist, Yanick Aka Over False Allegations against Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin* Social media has been in a frenzy with the news of a controversial and highly misplaced video on Facebook, made on the 9th of May, 2020, by a Facebook user, “Atheist Yanick Aka”, who is also the spiritual son of self- proclaimed “Prophet-Messenger and Light of the world, outside of whom none can be saved”, Prophet Kacou Philippe. In the video, fanatical Atheist, Yanick Aka, negated the March 21st, 2020 prophecy of Billionaire Prophet, Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin; a prophecy predicting the gradual receding of the COVID-19 pandemic, that has since been confirmed in many countries. He said that the prophecy was not fulfilled, ...
Villarreal Deny Match-fixing Claims
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Villarreal Deny Match-fixing Claims

Villarreal have responded to allegations that several of their players received payments to throw the match against Getafe on the final day of the 2018/19 season. The name of Getafe forward Jorge Molina featured in WhatsApp conversations between Carlos Aranda and Paco Esteban, two of the main figures of the match-fixing scandal known as 'Operation Oikos'. "Seven Villarreal players have been given two million [euros]," Esteban says in one of the messages to Aranda. However, Villarreal have moved to quash those claims through a statement. "Both Villarreal CF and the first team want to show their absolute rejection of the accusations made in the last few hours and emphatically deny the alleged implication of match-fixing in the game played against Getafe (2-2) at the Coliseum Alfo...
Chioma’s Engagement Ring to Davido has Been Taken From – Olunloyo
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Chioma’s Engagement Ring to Davido has Been Taken From – Olunloyo

Controversial journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has claimed that Chioma‘s engagement ring to Davido has been retrieved by the singer. Taking to Twitter, the popular journalist insinuated that Davido collected back the engagement ring which he gave her some months back. She asked her fans if any of them know the reason why the singer took the engagement ring from his fiance. In her words; “#BREAKING EXCLUSIVE. Does anyone know why Chioma Rowland’s engagement ring to singer Davido taken from her?#Kemitalks”. While most of her fans were curious to know the reason behind her claims, others bashed her for always poke-nosing into Davido’s affairs. launch with celebrities in Africa The controversial journalist, of course has been for ages, on the family issue of the Adelekes,...
FG to Submit List of School Feeding Cendors to EFCC
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FG to Submit List of School Feeding Cendors to EFCC

The federal government has announced its plan to submit a list of its food vendors to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), while also denying allegations of spending N679m ($1,739,881.82) daily on school feeding programme. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar-Farouk made the announcement after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alleged that the “school feeding claims by the Federal Government, when schools are shut due to COVID-19 pandemic, is a huge scam and a scheme by corrupt All Progressives Congress (APC) leaders and some officials in the Buhari presidency to siphon a targeted N13.5 billion public funds to finance their wasteful lifestyles.” The main opposition party which described “the use of innocent sch...
Pelosi Views Biden Allegations As “Closed Issue” Says “I’m Not Going To Answer This Question Again”
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Pelosi Views Biden Allegations As “Closed Issue” Says “I’m Not Going To Answer This Question Again”

Appearing on MSNBC, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said she views the Reade allegation as a “closed issue.” Ari Melber: Joe Biden speaking out just days ago on that allegation of a sexual assault. Now that he has given that answer do you view this as a closed issue or what is your response? Nancy Pelosi: Well it is for me. I have said I am proud to support Joe Biden for president. I believe him when he said it didn’t happen… But I’m not going to answer this question again, I will just say I have every confidence. See video below:
Ex-Porn Star, Savage Trap Queen Makes Allegations About Swanky Jerry’s Sexuality As She Calls Him Out For His Statement On Women Going Nude On IG Live (Video)
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Ex-Porn Star, Savage Trap Queen Makes Allegations About Swanky Jerry’s Sexuality As She Calls Him Out For His Statement On Women Going Nude On IG Live (Video)

Savage Trap Queen, who quit acting adult movies a year and three months ago, called out the celebrities who are encouraging women to twerk on Instagram Live. She also called out celebrity stylist Swanky Jerry for his statement on the matter where he asked men to stop judging the women who are going naked on IG Live. She made unfounded allegations about Swanky’s sexuality and asked him if he would be open to having sex with his “boyfriend” on IG Live. She said these during an Instagram Live interview with OAP Daddy Freeze. She discouraged women from going naked on IG Live, adding that she’s been there and it doesn’t pay. “There is no dignity in going nude on IG,” Savage Trap Queen said. To the men supporting the videos and saying it’s no big deal, she asked: “Can you mar...
Ghanian MInister Accuses Bishop Obinim of Sleeping with his Junior Pastor’s Wife; the Reverend Responds
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Ghanian MInister Accuses Bishop Obinim of Sleeping with his Junior Pastor’s Wife; the Reverend Responds

The infamous beef between Ghanaian Legislator, Honourable Kennedy Agyapong and self-acclaimed Angel of God, Bishop Daniel Obinim is not showing signs of abating anytime soon as the MP has made fresh allegations against the pastor. Hon. Kennedy Agyapong, who is the Member of Parliament for Assin Central in Ghana,  made the new allegations in an interview on Net2 Tv’s “The Seat” show. Hon. Agyapong launched the fresh attack after Obinim's wife, Florence Obinim defended her husband while reacting to the allegations the legislator made against him weeks ago. Hon Agyapong said to Obinim back in March,  "If you have the power to heal why have you not heal your own father up till now? You are a Fool!! He is suffering on the sickbed with leg rotten and you seem to care less about that...
FG Invites Chinese Ambassador over Maltreatment of Nigerians in China
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FG Invites Chinese Ambassador over Maltreatment of Nigerians in China

The Federal Government has summoned the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Zhou Pingjian, over reports of maltreatment of Nigerians in China. In the last two days, Nigerians in China have been posting videos on social media, alleging maltreatment in Guangzhou area of China. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama on Thursday met with Mr Pingjian over the issue. In a tweet, Mr Onyeama said he urged the ambassador to speak with Chinese authorities to intervene on the matter. Invited the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Zhou Pingjian to communicate @NigeriaGov's extreme concern at allegations of maltreatment of Nigerians in Guangzhou, #China and called for immediate Chinese Govt. intervention. #StayHomeSaveLives #COVID19 @DigiCommsNG @NigeriaMFA
Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Orders Probe of State Commissioner, Abdulmumuni Danga, Accused of Rape and Assault
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Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Orders Probe of State Commissioner, Abdulmumuni Danga, Accused of Rape and Assault

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has ordered the immediate investigation into the allegations of rape and physical assault leveled against the state Commissioner for Water Resources,  Abdulmumini Danga. In a statement released in Lokoja, the state Commissioner for information and communication, Kingsley Fanwo, said the governor has mandated that an investigation be carried out to ensure justice is served. “The governor, being an avowed advocate of fundamental human rights is shocked by these allegations and will not allow them to go uninvestigated. The governor has ordered accelerated investigation into the matter and hereby assures both accuser and accused, as well as the general public, that the whole truth will be uncovered and justice served as appropriate. We will not tolera...
Anne Giwa-Amu Accuses Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie of Plagiarizing her Work; Chimamanda Responds
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Anne Giwa-Amu Accuses Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie of Plagiarizing her Work; Chimamanda Responds

Ms Anne Giwa-Amu, 60, who is the author of the book titled "Sade" accused Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie of Plagiarism and Chimamanda has now responded. Giwa-Amu said Chimamanda's "Half of a Yellow Sun" was in fact plagiarised with bits of her work; "Sade: United we stand." In a YouTube video, Anne accused Chimamanda of plagiarism then accused Chinua Achebe of playing a role in "giving" her work to Chimamanda who then rewrote it as Half of a Yellow Sun. Giwa Amu explained how she published her work with the late Achebe. She had her work reviewed by Heinemann's African Writers Series, of which Achebe was the Editorial Adviser. Her writing agreement with them lasted till 2019. Also, Chimamanda Adichie's Half of a Yellow Sun was vetted by Achebe. Giwa-Amu claims Chimamanda st...
I Married the Wrong Man at the Right Time – Monalisa Chinda
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I Married the Wrong Man at the Right Time – Monalisa Chinda

Nollywood actress, Monalisa Chinda has described her marriage to Dejo Richards which crashed on the grounds of domestic violence amidst other allegations in 2009 as marrying the wrong man at the right time. In an interview with The Sun, Monalisa stated that she was young and naive when she married her ex-husband. Monalisa further revealed that what she did after her first marriage ended was to "dust the dirt off her body and move on". When asked if she sees her first marriage as a mistake, Monalisa said; No, I don’t see it as a mistake. I was just young and naive. I met the wrong person at the right time. The person was wrong for me, so what I did was to dust the dirt off my body and move on.
Refugees Attempting to Enter Greece Are Stripped to Their Underwear and Forced Back to Turkey
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Refugees Attempting to Enter Greece Are Stripped to Their Underwear and Forced Back to Turkey

Refugees attempting to enter Greece were stripped to their underwear as they were forced back into Turkey on Thursday. Photos taken on March 5 show groups of migrants huddled together to keep warm after reportedly trying to wade across the Evros River in northwestern Turkey. Another photo shows a male refugee with cane marks on his back. More than 10,000 migrants mostly from Syria, other Middle Eastern states and Afghanistan, have gathered at the Greek border hoping to get to western Europe. The situation arose after Turkey said it would no longer uphold a 2016 deal with the European Union to keep hundreds of thousands of migrants on its soil in return for EU aid. It comes after Turkish officials alleged Greek forces killed a migrant and wounded five others on Wednesday as...
We Were Never Married – Rachel J Fires Back at Zimbabwe’s Former Finance Minister, Terrence Mukupe over alleged Infidelity With Prophet Bushiri
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We Were Never Married – Rachel J Fires Back at Zimbabwe’s Former Finance Minister, Terrence Mukupe over alleged Infidelity With Prophet Bushiri

Zimbabwean singer Rachel Jambaya popularly known as Rachel J, has fired back at her "estranged" husband and former Zimbabwean Deputy Minister of Finance, Terence Mukupe over allegations of having an affair and being impregnated by popular South Africa-based Malawian Pastor, Prophet Shepherd Bushiri. Recall LIB reported earlier that Terrence accused the General Overseer of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church of being a “fake prophet” and running a “fake church” after he came across what he says is WhatsApp evidence of his wife and the preacher arranging to meet for sex romps in Malawi, Pretoria and Rustenburg. Reacting to the allegation via a statement released by her family on Tuesday March 3, Rachel J stated that she was never married to Terrence Mukupe. She insiste...
Honduras President, Juan Orlando Hernández Linked to Drug Trafficking
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Honduras President, Juan Orlando Hernández Linked to Drug Trafficking

Honduras President, Juan Orlando Hernández has been linked to drug trafficking following an investigation carried out by US prosecutors. Juan Orlando Hernández was accused of meeting with a drug trafficker around 2013 and taking $25,000 in exchange for protecting him (trafficker) from law enforcement. The incident came to light after US security agents arrested one Geovanny Daniel Fuentes Ramires at Miami International Airport on Sunday March 1, on charges of conspiring to import cocaine into the U.S. and related weapons charges. It was alleged that the Honduran President expressed interest in a cocaine laboratory that Fuentes was running near Puerto Cortes on the Atlantic coast, after series of meetings. He was reportedly interested in the cocaine laboratory because it was close...