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Tag: BBC Pidgin

“I Discovered Banana Island” – Terry Waya Claims
Business

“I Discovered Banana Island” – Terry Waya Claims

Terry Waya made this claims in an interview with BBC pidgin where he talked about how he made his money as a young man, he reveals he got the contract to develop the luxury Banana Island in Lagos, Nigeria commercial capital. Terry Waya revealed he was the first person that got the to develop Banana Island before he handed over to Lebanese-Nigerian Chagoury Group to complete the job. According to Terry Waya nobody knew about Banana Island before and that one day he went to visit his tight friend, General Adisa, and that was when he saw a big poster where they wrote “Banana Island.”. Terry Waya then asked the minister about the poster and he told him they were looking for a partner to collaborate with to develop the man-made Banana Island and then sell it, therein the partner wi...
“BBNaija Is Not Only For Poor People” – Terry Waya Slams Critics
Lifestyle

“BBNaija Is Not Only For Poor People” – Terry Waya Slams Critics

London-based businessman Terry Waya, who is the father of Big Brother Naija season 5 housemate, Kiddwaya has advised those criticising and abusing his son for participating in the show despite coming from a rich home to stop, insisting that the programme is not for only poor people but for both rich and poor as the money given to the winner is generated from adverts, votes cast by poor and rich. The Billionaire spoke during an Instagram live interview with BBC pidgin where he maintained that his son, Kidd enjoys the same rights to win the money just as the others. Terry Waya noted that the show is not being watched by the poor alone, insisting that the rich also spend their time watching it. https://youtu.be/I0mZ_ewZBks
I No Fit Love Any Nigerian Woman Again After Wetin I Taste – Isa
Interviews

I No Fit Love Any Nigerian Woman Again After Wetin I Taste – Isa

26 year old Isa Sulaiman Panshekara wey wan marry 46 year old American citizen Janine Sanchez tell BBC for exclusive interview say e no fit love any Nigerian woman again after wetin e don taste. "Di truth be say our women no sabi wetin be true love, it is either dem dey eye somthin or dem get plans but if white woman tell you say she love you, bros she mean am from di bottom of her heart." Di former barber say fear catch am small after Hisbah and DSS invite am go dia office but say na just advice dem give as per say media just dey carry im news anyhow. Di couple first meet for Instagram about one year ago. "We meet after i start to follow her for instagram and if she post pishure i go like am, den afta small time I come see say some Yahoo boys dey try scam her, so I send her me...
Regina Daniels’ Real Age Revealed By Mother, Rita Daniels In BBC Pidgin Interview
Celebs

Regina Daniels’ Real Age Revealed By Mother, Rita Daniels In BBC Pidgin Interview

Regina Daniels mom, Rita finally breaks silence to those saying her daughter married an old man. In an interview with BBC pidgin, she revealed that it was her daughters' decision. She equally lampooned those saying that Regina is too young for marriage and too a old man for that, saying that the teen actress is 20 years already. Further speaking, Rita Daniels pointed put the kind of wisdom her daughter has, saying she's wiser than those cussing her with their dirty mouths. Watch the video   View this post on Instagram   Na who fit sabi pesin age pass im mama? As e dey hot!! . . Make una listen well as @rita.daniels06 wey be #Nollywood starlet @regina.daniels mama follow us toktok about her pikin, plus ...
Football Club In Kano Signs A Player For N5,000
Sport

Football Club In Kano Signs A Player For N5,000

Super Stars club, a division two football club in Kano State FA league has signed a new player, Ibrahim Salisu Iriyos, for the sum of N5, 000. According to BBC Pidgin, the transfer is the most expensive one in the town as Iriyos used to play for Aston Villa Gano, before his transfer to Super Stars. It was reported that Iriyos was known for scoring goals and showed interest in playing for Super Stars before he got signed. Aston Villa Gano is a football club in Dawakin Kudu Local Government Area for Kano State. The same town where the Super Stars club is located.
I Am Not Ready To Remarry – Damilola Adegbite
Celebs

I Am Not Ready To Remarry – Damilola Adegbite

Nollywood actress, Damilola Adegbite, has said she is not ready to remarry, at least not for now. The actress made this revelation in an interview with BBC Pidgin, where she stated that issues regarding marriage and her relationships should rather be left for her to manage. “These people won’t let me rest. I was advised to settle down, I tired it and it didn’t work out. I had thought that after my failed marriage, people would let me be. But I goofed. They are still on this marriage case. Everyone should learn to mind their business, there are other things going on around the world at the moment.   “Let that love wait (laughs). Life at 34, it is so sweet. As I get older, I’m becoming fresher and aging backwards. I pity anybody that wants to pay my dowry and marry me now. You wou...
How I Lost Two Of My Teeth To A Goat – Actress Jackie Appiah
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How I Lost Two Of My Teeth To A Goat – Actress Jackie Appiah

Dark and beautiful, Ghanaian actress, Jackie Appiah is one of the most sought-after movie stars in her country, and Nigeria as well. In a recent interview with BBC pidgin, Jackie went down memory lane to recall the ugly incidence that made her lose two of her lower teeth to a goat.”When I was young, I think about 5 . I was brought in from Canada to Ghana. Then, I saw a goat tied onto a tree, I didn’t understand why they would tie a goat down. So, I picked up stones and started throwing at the goats. At a point, the goat got angry, got itself off the rope and chased me. I tried to run away. Just as I was about go open the door to get into the house, it hit me. I feel and lost two of my lower teeth,” she recalled.When asked the character, she would love to play in movies, ...
Johnny Drille Recounts How A Girl He Met During NYSC Dumped Him And Got Married
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Johnny Drille Recounts How A Girl He Met During NYSC Dumped Him And Got Married

Johnny Drille who sat for a chat with BBC Pidgin, narrated how a girl he met during NYSC dumped him and eventually got married to someone else. According to Johnny Drille that experience of getting dumped by the girl he during NYSC, is his most memorable heartbreak till date. He further revealed that the best career advice he has gotten, is "staying away from strange women". On the craziest thing a fan has done, he revealed that it was a girl turning up at his hotel room while he thought it was for room service. He however didn't give a clear answer on if he had a girlfriend. Here is a video of the interview below;   View this post on Instagram   Raise your hand if na you be Efe wey @johnnydrille don dey ...
Gorilla ‘Swallows’ N6.8m In Kano Zoo
News

Gorilla ‘Swallows’ N6.8m In Kano Zoo

A gorilla placed at a Kano Zoo, allegedly swallowed N6.8m as claimed by the finance officer of the recreational facility. According to the finance officer of the Kano Zoological Gardens, the incident occurred during the Sallah celebrations. BBC Pidgin who reported that the Kano zoo finance officer claimed the Gorilla swallowed N6.8m, further added that the managing director of the zoo, Umar Kobo, confirmed that the money is missing and that the issue is being investigated. “The issue is under investigations for now and I don’t want to say anything on the matter, many journalists have come to meet me but I don’t want to talk anything. What I can confirm is that money is missing,” he told the BBC Pidgin. Abdullahi Haruna, police spokesman in Kano reportedly said that 10 persons inc...
Nigerian Senators Still Live In The Stone Age – Ben Bruce
Politics

Nigerian Senators Still Live In The Stone Age – Ben Bruce

Senator Ben Murray-Bruce has accused his colleagues in the Senate of rejecting technological advancements, which he considers as a confirmation they are still living in the Stone Age. The senator representing Bayelsa east, said Nigeria has become the laughing stock in the world because of the “inability of senators to function in the 21st century”. While speaking with BBC Pidgin, Bruce accused his colleagues of heading towards the opposite direction for rejecting a bill he sponsored on electric cars. He said: “Nigeria is really the laughing stock of the world because of my colleagues who cannot function in the 21st century,” “An electric car is very efficient. Towards your driving, it tells you how many miles you have left. Full charge, about a hundred miles. You see how...
Chimamada Adichie Explains What Feminism is in Pidgin
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Chimamada Adichie Explains What Feminism is in Pidgin

Nigerian feminism advocate and author, Chimamanda Adichie, who sat for a chat with BBC pidgin, explained feminism is in pidgin. ccording to Chimamanda Adichie ‘every woman wey dem born for this world dey equal to every man’. She further added ‘na the people wey no want make women equal na dem talk say feminist na person wey wan kill man and i no too get time for that kain argument because I want make we beging dey talk about real things’. CLICK HERE TO WATCH This is coming few weeks after the author said that  Jesus Christ’s treatment of women is an important symbol for gender equality. Chimamanda Adichie maintained that stories in the bible were rooted in particular cultures and the Jewish people at the time were patriarchal, however Jesus Christ’s treatment of women, was s...