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Billionaire, Bolu Akin-olugbade Dies Of COVID-19
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Billionaire, Bolu Akin-olugbade Dies Of COVID-19

Nigeria’s billionaire, Bolu Akin-Olugbade is dead. The 61-year-old businessman passed away on Wednesday. The socialite died at the Paelon COVID Centre, Ikeja, Lagos. Until his death, Akin-Olugbade was the Aare Onakakanfo of Owu Kingdom. He obtained a doctorate degree in Company Law from Cambridge University. Akin-Olugbade was a Rolls Royce lover and one of the largest collectors worldwide. His 10th Rolls Royce, the Cullinan worth $450,000, was reportedly the first shipped to Africa in 2019. A man of taste and glamour, Akin-Olugbade told ThisDay in 2018: “I have different concepts of how I spend money. “I spend money on cars because I have always loved cars. I bought my first Rolls Royce in 1984 and now, I am on my ninth Rolls Royce. I believe in dressing well an...
Emoney Response to  Zimbabwean Man who Questioned his Source of Wealth
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Emoney Response to Zimbabwean Man who Questioned his Source of Wealth

Businessman, Emeka Okonkwo aka E-Money, replied a Zimbabwean man who questioned his source of wealth on his Instagram page. The Zimbabwean man while commenting on one of his posts, wrote ''Those who pretend to be rich yall guilt of sacrifices human parts, i give this dude 1yr only yall see wats going to happen, he's following Ginimbi same squad'' Continue to see EMoney's response below
Graphic: Man Hacks His Baby Mama in Imo Over Food (Viewer’s Discretion)
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Graphic: Man Hacks His Baby Mama in Imo Over Food (Viewer’s Discretion)

A 27-year-old businessman, Emmanuel Chukwuma Igwe, has been accused of brutalizing his baby mama, Porcia Achonu, and cutting her with a cutlass, in Owerri, Imo State. According to the mother of two, the incident occurred on Saturday, January 2, at about 1am, shortly after they had returned from a trip to the village. “My baby daddy’s younger sister served him food and I asked her about mine. She eyed me and hissed. So I stood up from where I was and went to her room to collect a piece of chicken, she grabbed the chicken from me and asked me if I was mad. So we started fighting and my baby daddy came in and descended on me. He beat me up so badly that his father came out and was holding me. They locked me inside the house and said I wouldn’t go anywhere. Even when my brother ca...
One dead, many injured as two men fight over lady’s love in Taraba
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One dead, many injured as two men fight over lady’s love in Taraba

A fight which ensued between two men over a lady's love has left at least one person dead in Jalingo, Taraba State's capital.   Channels Television reported that the fight which occurred in Water Board area of Jalingo, also led to the destruction of properties worth millions of naira.   It was learnt that the fight degenerated into a religious crisis as one of the men hired thugs to inflict mayhem on the other, while the other one called on friends to assist in fighting back.   The tension was however doused after security operatives intervened, A businessman who specialises in a bread bakery, Salihu Sale said;   “This incident started four days ago as a minor scuffle without notice. It then degenerated into a fight between youths of two communitie...
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Nigerian billionaire Orji Kalu announces plans to buy significant stake in Arsenal

  Nigerian billionaire Orji Kalu has announced he plans to buy a significant stake in Arsenal. Kalu, a senator, businessman, and newspaper owner with an estimated fortune of £760 million has now said he wants to make a major investment in the North London giants to help 'bring back trophies'. And it will not be his first foray into the beautiful game. Kalu previously backed Nigerian club Enyimba FC, helping them dominate the local football scene. The 60-year-old, worth $1bn, announced: “Our success with Enyimba FC between 2000-07 has continuously increased my passion for football. “As the pillar of sports in Africa, I am considering an investment in football and I will buy 35 percent stake in Arsenal FC. “Our target is to lift the Champions League and EPL, and val...
Flamboyant Zimbabwean Socialite, Ginimbi Buried In A Versace Coffin
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Flamboyant Zimbabwean Socialite, Ginimbi Buried In A Versace Coffin

Flamboyant Zimbabwean socialite and businessman, Genius Ginimbi Kadungure, who died in a road accident on Sunday, November 8, will be buried in a Versace coffin today, November 14, 2020, Recall there were unconfirmed reports that the socialite had bought the coffin a week before the tragic accident claimed his life and two others including the popular and Video Vixen Mitchelle Amuli known as Moana. According to Zimbabwean media, Ginimbi’s family debunked the previous reports and have revealed he will be buried in a Versace coffin at his Domboshava mansion today. It's alleged that the Versace coffin costs between $5000 to $12000.
Zimbabwean socialite ‌Genuis ‘Ginimbi’ Kadungure dies in fatal Rolls Royce crash
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Zimbabwean socialite ‌Genuis ‘Ginimbi’ Kadungure dies in fatal Rolls Royce crash

Zimbabwean socialite and businessman, Genius ‘Ginimbi’ Kadungure died in the early hours of Sunday November 8, following a fatal accident he was involved in along Borrowdale Road in Harare, the country's capital city. Ginimbi was reportedly speeding down Borrowdale Road when he got involved in a head-on collision with an oncoming Honda Fit. He was thrown out of his Rolls Royce Rave after the high-speed crash before the super vehicle burst into flames which engulfed the other passengers. 3 other passengers who were with Kadungure died on the spot and are yet to be identified but reports say popular fitness bunny and socialite Mimie Moana is one of the deceased. Ginimbi died hours after sharing a video of him heading out for celebration of Moana’s birthday at Dreams Nightclub in his Rolls ...
US Elections 2020: British Man Bets $5 Million On Donald Trump To Win The Elections
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US Elections 2020: British Man Bets $5 Million On Donald Trump To Win The Elections

A mystery British businessman has bet $5million on Donald Trump winning the US presidential election ahead of Joe Biden. Betting insiders believe the businessman's enormous $5million pledge is the biggest number ever wagered in politics. The unnamed financier - who is based overseas placed his bet with a private bookmaker in Curacao in the Caribbean after reportedly speaking to 'Trump camp insiders' The anonymous businessman could walk away with almost $15million if Trump wins the election. A source from the gambling industry told The Sun: 'Word of this bet has done the rounds and we think it's the biggest ever made on politics.' Three in four of all bets put forward in the last week of voting has been for President Trump, bookmaker Ladbrokes revealed. Ladbrokes' Jess...
‘DCP Abba Kyari Extorted Over N41m From Me’ — Man Petitions Judicial Panel
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‘DCP Abba Kyari Extorted Over N41m From Me’ — Man Petitions Judicial Panel

Abba Kyari, a deputy commissioner of police (DCP), has been accused of extorting over N41 million from Afeez Mojeed, a Lagos-based businessman. The extortion, Mojeed claimed, was done in 2014 when Kyari was officer in charge of the now disbanded special anti-robbery squad (SARS) in Lagos. In a series of petitions between 2016 and 2018, Mojeed sought justice through the Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), but to no avail. In a fresh petition filed on October 22, 2020, through Salawu Akingbolu & Co, Mojeed’s counsel, and addressed to the newly formed judicial panel of inquiry and restitution for victims of SARS-related abuses in Lagos, Kyari and his officers were accused of forcefully taking ...
After Spending Over N2M To Make Laycon Win, He Didn’t Appreciate Me – Businessman, Prince Royelx
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After Spending Over N2M To Make Laycon Win, He Didn’t Appreciate Me – Businessman, Prince Royelx

A business tycoon Identified as Prince Royelx, the CEO of ROYELX Group has come out to express disappointment in Laycon's attitudes after winning the Big Brother Naija Season 5 reality show. According to him, he is disappointed in Laycon for not recognizing business people who made him the winner of the reality show. He made it known in his post to Laycon on Instagram that he personally spent over two million to ensure that Laycon won the show but ever after, no appreciation for that. He stated that instead of recognizing and appreciating the businessmen who were the main people behind his success, he chose to appreciate Celebrities who didn't spend a dime from their pocket to vote for him. He made it clear that most of those Celebrities that are showing themselves as if they s...
I Have Not Spoken To Chika In 2 Years— Ned Nwoko Speaks On His Amorous Romance With Chika Ike
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I Have Not Spoken To Chika In 2 Years— Ned Nwoko Speaks On His Amorous Romance With Chika Ike

The billionaire husband of star girl Regina Daniels, Ned Nwoko has finally broken his silence on the many rumors that made rounds a few days ago. The 59 years old husband of 6 says everything we heard was aimed at tarnishing his hard-earned reputation and nothing more. In a recent interview, Ned revealed that he has not even spoken to actress and movie maker Chika Ike in the past two years so he equally finds it shocking that people are making claims that he is in a relationship with her. “I have not spoken to Chika Ike in two years. I have not seen her. This is wicked. People should leave me and my family alone,” Ned Nwoko said. It was speculated that Ned and Chika have rekindled their romance ( they have been rumored to be a love item in the past) and she was pregnant for...
“BBNaija Is Not Only For Poor People” – Terry Waya Slams Critics
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“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
Businessman Attempts To Jump Into Lagos Lagoon Over N500k Debt
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Businessman Attempts To Jump Into Lagos Lagoon Over N500k Debt

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have prevented a businessman, Abiodun Adeyinka, from committing suicide by jumping into the lagoon on the Third Mainland Bridge during the Eid-el-Kabir festival on Friday. PUNCH Metro gathered that Abiodun had approached a microfinance bank for N390,000 to boost his business but could not repay the loan and the accrued interest, because the venture turned out to be unsuccessful. Troubled by his inability to repay the loan, the 45-year-old left his place of residence in the Ikotun area of the state and headed for the Third Mainland Bridge, where he attempted to jump into the lagoon. It was learnt that policemen attached to the Bariga Division, who had been watching Abiodun closely, quickly prevented him from plunging into the lagoon. Th...
Adebutu, Kashamu’s Firms Fight Dirty Over Betting Game Rights
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Adebutu, Kashamu’s Firms Fight Dirty Over Betting Game Rights

The clash between betting and gambling firms owned by a Peoples Democratic Party chieftain, Senator Buruji Kashamu; and billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Sir Kensington Adebutu, has got messier. While Adebutu owns Premier Lotto, Western Lotto belongs to Kashamu. The battle between the companies over the rights to a Ghana-based game, leading to a N500bn suit, is now being resolved by the House of Representatives. The House of Representatives had begun its intervention in the crisis on Tuesday. Its Committee on Inter-Governmental Affairs had met with stakeholders in the industry in Abuja, asking that a new date be fixed, pending the time the panel studied the submissions made to it. Our correspondent obtained some of the presentations to the committee. At the hea...
I Built Three Rooms With Abiola’s Money – Chioma Ajunwa
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I Built Three Rooms With Abiola’s Money – Chioma Ajunwa

Olympic gold medallist, Chioma Ajunwa, says she built a three-room apartment with a cash gift from late businessman and politician, Moshood Abiola, in 1991. Speaking with our correspondent on her fond memories of the late philanthropist, police officer Ajunwa said the 24-karat gold the fallen Pillar of Sports in Africa also gave her after winning two gold medals at the 1991 African Games in Cairo, Egypt was stolen same year. She hailed Abiola for his impact in sports and the encouragement given to sportsmen, many of who were from not well to do families. “I don’t think there is anybody in Nigeria as far as sports is concerned that competed in the early 90s that wouldn’t have one thing or the other to say about Chief MKO Abiola. His memory still lingers in the mind of many. “In ...
Businessman Being Investigated For N75M Fraud Dies During COVID-19 Test
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Businessman Being Investigated For N75M Fraud Dies During COVID-19 Test

A businessman, Godwin Julius, who was being investigated for alleged involvement in a N75m fraud, has died while being tested for COVID-19 at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos State. Godwin and one Obinale Osunwoke were arrested in the Ejigbo area of the state and were detained after the police reportedly traced some of the money to an account belonging to the late businessman. PUNCH Metro gathered that the policemen acted on a petition by the representative of a United States of America-based company, Terraroad’s International Incorporation, Wisdom Chris, that the firm had been swindled out of N75m. Wisdom told PUNCH Metro that the suspects and others currently at large impersonated the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, and defrauded the firm of $200,000 ...
DJ Cuppy Reveals Two Men She Has Ever Loved In Her Life
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DJ Cuppy Reveals Two Men She Has Ever Loved In Her Life

Nigerian disc jockey, Florence Otedola, popularly known as DJ Cuppy has taken to social media to reveal that she’s only ever loved two men in her 27 years of existence. She named both men, her dad, billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola and her 27-year-old cousin, Jason Prince Otedola. She made this known while celebrating Jason’s birthday on Instagram and Twitter accounts. The DJ shared a photo taken with Jason and wrote; “I’ve only EVER loved 2 men in my life… My dad and Jason Prince Otedola. HAPPY BIRTHDAY JASON!” Her revelation raised eyebrows as many asked if she never loved any of the guys she dated. https://www.instagram.com/p/CBLxnV6JGKz/?utm_source=ig_embed&ig_mid=C0C035EB-071D-4CAD-B249-9C13A1EC57A7
Kukushair CEO Akunna Nwala Speaks on Death of Billionaire Businessman, Keniebi Okoko
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Kukushair CEO Akunna Nwala Speaks on Death of Billionaire Businessman, Keniebi Okoko

Akunna Nwala, the CEO of luxury hair brand Kukushair has released a statement setting the record straight in her reported involvement in the death of billionaire businessman Keniebi Okoko who died on Tuesday April 14th 2020 after a botched liposuction surgery in a hospital in Lekki, Lagos. . News filtered into town shortly after Okoko's death, that the beauty enterprenuer took him to the hospital without his wife’s consent where he met his untimely death. And now that the popular politician and pastor has been laid to rest, the married mother of one has decided to tell her own side of the story. Read her statement below...   My family and I have been aware of the manifestly contrived falsehood being peddled against me, Akunna Nwala, as playing a key role in the demise ...
Republic of Benin Businessman, Jean Codo,  Dies in Kirikiri Prison
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Republic of Benin Businessman, Jean Codo, Dies in Kirikiri Prison

Jean Codo, a Republic of Benin businessman who was standing trial for an alleged €29m fraud, has died in Kirikiri prison, Lagos. Codo, who owns Transport and Port Management System Limited, slumped and died in the prison on Thursday morning May 21. The cause of death has not yet been disclosed. Codo and his company, TPMS, were arraigned in court by the EFCC on a seven-count charge bordering on stealing to the tune of €29,000,000.00 (Twenty-Nine Million Euros), a property of the Federal Government of Nigeria. One of the counts reads: “That you, Jean Codo and TPMS Transport and Port Management Systems Limited, sometime in 2010 in Lagos, within the jurisdiction of this honourable court, conspired to commit felony, to wit: stealing of about €29,000,000.00 (Twenty-Nine Million E...
Businessman Drags Police Officer to Court for Torturing him
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Businessman Drags Police Officer to Court for Torturing him

A businessman has dragged a police officer who allegedly slept with his wife to court. Clement Asuquo Etim initially narrated how he was allegedly tortured and framed up by a senior policeman, CSP Celestine Umeh after he caught him in bed with his wife Lawrentia Asuquo Etim . Mr Etim has now filed N200m fundamental rights enforcement lawsuit against the Nigeria Police Force for arresting, torturing, and framing him and two eyewitnesses on trumped-up charges, according to Sahara Reporters. The aggrieved husband joined in the suit the Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom State, the Officer-in-Charge of General Investigation at the State CID, SP Ekene Nwosu, and a Chief Superintendent of Police, Umeh. In a 46-page court document seen by SaharaReporters, Etim stated that Umeh vi...
“Keep Spending, My Dear” Ned Nwoko Tells His Wife, Regina Daniels
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“Keep Spending, My Dear” Ned Nwoko Tells His Wife, Regina Daniels

Money is said to be the voice of the big guys and this is confirmed by Ned’s comment under a post his wife made. Nigerian politician and businessman, Ned Nwoko, the rich husband of young slay queen Regina Daniels has encouraged her spending habits as he urged her on. He commented under a post-Regina made a few days ago possibly from her vacations in Dubai, persuading her to keep spending his money. He also commended her for looking so amazing. Looks and beauty can definitely be bought in the shops and Regina is killing it for her husband who seems not to have had enough of it. Even though she’s married to Nigerian billionaire Ned Nwoko, actress Regina Daniels still goes by her maiden surname, Daniels. But it appears the actress wants to clarify to fans that she is the w...
Rwanda genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga arrested in France
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Rwanda genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga arrested in France

Rwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga was arrested on Saturday near Paris after 25 years on the run, accused of playing a leading role in one of the worst massacres of the 20th century.  The 84-year-old, who is Rwanda's most-wanted man and had a $5m bounty on his head, was living under a false identity in a flat in Asnieres-Sur-Seine, according to the French justice ministry. French gendarmes arrested him at 05:30 GMT on Saturday. Kabuga had been hiding with the complicity of his children. A police statement described him as "one of the world's most wanted fugitives". A Hutu businessman, Kabuga is accused of funding militias that massacred about 800,000 ethnic Tutsis and moderate Hutus over 100 days in 1994. "Since 1994, Felicien Kabuga, known to have been the financier ...
Rwanda’s Most-wanted Genocide Suspect, Felicien Kabuga, 84, arrested in France after 25-years
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Rwanda’s Most-wanted Genocide Suspect, Felicien Kabuga, 84, arrested in France after 25-years

Rwanda's most-wanted genocide suspect has been arrested in France. Felicien Kabuga, 84, who was living under a false identity in a flat in Asnieres-Sur-Seine, near Paris, had been pursued by international justice for 25 years, the French Justice Ministry said in a statement on Saturday morning. French gendarmes arrested him at 0530 GMT on Saturday, the ministry said. The United States had placed a $5 million bounty on his head over crimes allegedly committed during the 1994 genocide. The businessman is accused of funding the militias that massacred some 800,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus over a span of 100 days in 1994. His son-in-law was arrested in Germany in 2007. Serge Brammertz, chief prosecutor of the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals in The Hague, w...
Kano Agency Impounds N3.4m Worth of Expired Dairy Product
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Kano Agency Impounds N3.4m Worth of Expired Dairy Product

Kano Road Traffic Agency, KAROTA has impounded over 40 bags of expired powdered milk worth N3.5 Million Naira. The KAROTA raided an uncompleted building at Zabi-Kafa, Bachirawa, Ungogo Local Government Area of Kano State after the agency was tipped off on the activities of some persons suspected to be owners of the expired dairy product. The product named, ‘Sierolat’ upon examination is believed to have expired over 20 months ago but the unscrupulous businessman, Alh. Babangida Zabi Kafa who allegedly owns the product still repackages it and sells to unsuspecting buyers. Recall that the agency recently confiscated a trailer load of expired products which also found its way into one of the state’s markets but with the help of a whistleblower, the p...
Father Devasted after a DNA Test Revealed that one of Newborn Twins Isn’t his
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Father Devasted after a DNA Test Revealed that one of Newborn Twins Isn’t his

A father was left stunned after finding out that his twin babies have two different fathers as one of them isn't his. The father made the shocking discovery after taking the newborns to undergo a DNA test as part of the standard procedure to register their births in China, a DNA analyst told reporters. The Chinese man, who remains unidentified, was astounded upon receiving the test results which indicated that his wife also had sex with someone other than him, Chinese media report. Deng Yajun, the practitioner who produced the paternity report, said that the chance for such case to happen is one in 10 million. "First, the mother needs to produce two eggs instead of one in the same month [to have twins]," Ms Deng, who is also the director of Beijing Zhongzheng Forensic Ident...
Europe’s wealthiest man, Bernard Arnault has Lost $30BILLION During Coronavirus Crisis
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Europe’s wealthiest man, Bernard Arnault has Lost $30BILLION During Coronavirus Crisis

Bernard Arnault, the richest man in Europe and third-richest billionaire worldwide, has lost an astonishing $30billion during the Coronavirus pandemic more than any other person in the world. The Frenchman, 71,  is the chairman and CEO of the prestigious luxury empire LVMH Moët Hennessy and oversees a portfolio of 70 luxury brands, including Louis Vuitton and Sephora. While the economy is struggling globally due to the Coronavirus pandemic, LVMH shares has plummeted by 19% in a year, Bloomberg reported. It means Arnault's net worth has plunged by a staggering $30billion, as calculated by the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. It was also reported that he has lost more than any other individual in the world. As of May 6, the businessman had lost as much money as Jeff Bezos, ch...
Nigerian Doctor Accuses Lebanese Owner of Supermarket in Lekki of Brutality
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Nigerian Doctor Accuses Lebanese Owner of Supermarket in Lekki of Brutality

A Nigerian doctor took to Twitter to accuse the Lebanese owner of a supermarket in Lekki of brutality. @DrAfrica147 said the Lebanese businessman ordered his personal police to brutalize him because he didn't like the way he parked his car. He added that the police officer sprayed tear gas into his eyes and the Lebanese man rewarded the police officer with money afterward. The doctor shared a photo of his bloodshot eyes as proof and called for justice. See below.  
Naomi Campbell Celebrates 34 Years Of Modelling
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Naomi Campbell Celebrates 34 Years Of Modelling

British model, actress, and businesswoman Naomi Elaine Campbell is celebrating 34 years as a model. The 49-year-old international model said after 34 years of modelling, she’s experienced joy, pain, loss, friendship, wisdom, and because she loves what she does, she’s thanking those who have been a part of her journey so far. Campbell has modelled for designers like Fendi, Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Ralph Lauren, Versace, Givenchy, Yves Saint Laurent, Isaac Mizrahi, Tommy Hilfiger and a host of others.   View this post on Instagram   34 years of modeling, love, growth, friendship, wisdom, joy, pain, loss, experience, fun, laughter and so much more. You have got to love what you do, lo...
‘Happy Birthday To My Godfather’ – DJ Cuppy Celebrates Aliko Dangote
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‘Happy Birthday To My Godfather’ – DJ Cuppy Celebrates Aliko Dangote

Popular entertainer, DJ Cuppy has taken to her Instagram page to celebrate her father’s friend and wealthy businessman, Aliko Dangote on his birthday. The business mogul marked his 63rd birthday on Friday. Taking to the photo-sharing app, the daughter of billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola shared photos of herself and the birthday celebrant. The disc jockey cum singer captioned the post; “Happy Birthday to my Godfather! ?? …Eating cake today for Alhaji Aliko Dangote, GCON!“ See the full post below: I
Billionaire businessman, Mike Adenuga, fulfills his N1bn donation to COVID-19 relief fund
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Billionaire businessman, Mike Adenuga, fulfills his N1bn donation to COVID-19 relief fund

Billionaire businessman, Mike Adenuga, has fulfilled his N1 billion donation to the COVID-19 relief fund put together by wealthy Nigerians and corporate organization.   An acknowledgement letter published shows that the billionaire businessman fulfilled his pledge on April 3rd.     37 private citizens as well as corporate organizations have so far donated over 15 billion to the account which is being managed by the Central Bank of Nigeria.
Medical Kits Received From China Are Not Contaminated – NCDC
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Medical Kits Received From China Are Not Contaminated – NCDC

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, has dispelled rumors that the medical kits brought in from China are contaminated. Rumors have been rife that the medical equipments donated to Nigeria by Jack Ma, Chinese billionaire businessman, were contaminated. The NCDC on April 5, debunked the rumors saying the the medical kits are good and are effective when safely used by health workers.
If The Buhari Government Is Begging For Ventilators In Public, Imagine What They Beg For In Private – Imam Of Peace
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If The Buhari Government Is Begging For Ventilators In Public, Imagine What They Beg For In Private – Imam Of Peace

Popular Islamic cleric, Imam of Peace, has taken a shot at the Nigerian government. Recall that yesterday, the Ministry of Finance via its Twitter handle, appealed to UK billionaire businessman, Elon Musk, to help the Nigerian government with ventilators. Elon Musk, who is the co-founder and CEO at Tesla, tweeted: “We have extra FDA-approved ventilators. Will ship to hospitals worldwide within Tesla delivery regions. Device & shipping cost are free. Only requirement is that the vents are needed immediately for patients, not stored in a warehouse. Please me or @Tesla know.” And the verified Twitter account of Nigeria’s Ministry of Finance replied to the tweet, writing: “Dear @elonmusk @Tesla Federal Government of Nigeria needs support with 100-500 ventilators to assist w...
Ashley committed to selling Newcastle – for the right price
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Ashley committed to selling Newcastle – for the right price

Mike Ashley is committed to selling Newcastle United - if someone meets his asking price. A Middle-East consortium lead by British businesswoman Amanda Staveley has reportedly re-ignited their interest in purchasing the Magpies. The Daily Mail claims Ashley is 'done' with the club and wants to sell. The billionaire is concerned about the future of his Sports Direct empire due to the coronavirus pandemic's effect on the retail industry, accelerating his desire to cash in on Newcastle. Reports have claimed a price of £340m put on the table in January, although Staveley might try to drive that down with football currently suspended. The Premier League is not taking any takeover news seriously until the two parties officially agree on a deal.
Kika ‘Good Hair’ Responds to Court Order for her Arrest over her Alleged Involvement in Yutee Rone Blackmail Story
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Kika ‘Good Hair’ Responds to Court Order for her Arrest over her Alleged Involvement in Yutee Rone Blackmail Story

Society girl and hair entrepreneur, Kika Osunde aka Kika Good Hair, has denied giving information to a journalist or even being invited by the police over her alleged involvement in the Yutee Rone blackmail story. Recall that LIB published an exclusive story on Friday March 19th about the arrest warrant issued by an Abuja court for Kika over her alleged involvement in the  scandalous publication written by journalists Abiola Aloba and Sunday Adebayo about Yutee Rone, the fashion designer behind Yutee Rone Atelier, who is married to billionaire businessman Julius Rone.   During interrogation by the police, Aloba fingered Kika as his alleged source, and after a thorough investigation by the police and some evidence found, Kika was invited to come for questioning. She wa...
Algeria Announce its First Coronavirus Death
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Algeria Announce its First Coronavirus Death

The Algerian Health Ministry on Thursday announced that a woman has died from Coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in the North African country. The ministry said the woman died in a hospital in the province of Blida, near the capital Algiers. According to the ministry, she is among 24 confirmed Coronavirus infections recorded in Algeria. They include five cases announced on Thursday, two of whom recently came from France. On Tuesday, Morocco, a neighbour of Algeria, reported its first death from the virus. Egypt, another North African country, announced its first such fatality on Sunday. Experts consider Africa to be at high risk due to its close links with China, the epicentre of the Coronavirus epidemic and the weak health systems in many African countries. ...
President Buhari Commends Aliko Dangote for Donating N200m Towards the Fight Against Coronavirus in Nigeria
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President Buhari Commends Aliko Dangote for Donating N200m Towards the Fight Against Coronavirus in Nigeria

President Buhari has commended Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, for donating N200 million to assist in combating the influx of Covid-19 into the country. In a statement released by his spokesperson, Femi Adesina, the President recalled that the businessman through his foundation, the Aliko Dangote Foundation, had in the past donated N1 billion to tackle Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Africa, commending such public spiritedness to other well-to-do individuals and groups. According to President Buhari, “Hand in hand, standing shoulder to shoulder, we can confront our challenges as a country. This is a path for us all to follow as a people.” The President used the opportunity to reiterate his earlier charge that Nigerians should take the necessary hygiene precautions, rather th...
Suspected Assassins Kill Popular Businessman in Ondo
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Suspected Assassins Kill Popular Businessman in Ondo

A popular businessman in Ondo State, Charles Adenikinju, has been killed by gunmen suspected to be hired assassins. According to reports, Adenikinju was shot dead at his residence along Ife Road, Ondo town, headquarters of Ondo-West Local Government Area of the state. The assailants said to be three in number, broke into the residence of the deceased and attacked him with a machete before shooting him in his stomach. He died instantly. Confirming the incident, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Femi Joseph, said the case has been reported to the police and investigation has commenced.
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Owner of Football Club Steaua Bucharest Accuses his Players of Having too Much Sex and Not Being able to perform on the pitch

Gigi Becali, the owner of Romanian team, Bucharest football club FCSB has blamed his team's recent poor run of form on too much sex. The 1986 European Cup winners, who are Romania's most successful club with 26 league titles have failed to win their last three games. Commenting on the club's current poor form, Becali told local media the players are having too much sex their girlfriends. 'My players are making love with their girlfriends too often, that's why they aren't playing football so well lately,' he said after FCSB's 1-1 home draw against Chindia Targoviste over the weekend. The 61-year-old Politician and businessman also went ahead to call out Romanian national team and FCSB striker Florinel Coman. 'If Florinel Coman [FCSB striker] would have rested too ... ...
Efia Odo Reveals Why She Broke Up With Her Boyfriend, Morgan Carter
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Efia Odo Reveals Why She Broke Up With Her Boyfriend, Morgan Carter

A finality on the alleged break up between Ghanaian television presenter Efia Odo and her rich boyfriend Morgan Carter has been brought to bear. Efia Odo was alleged to have fallen out with her bestie Morgan after months of dating and many wondered what could have caused the split. A curious fan asked about her relationship with the young businessman since she has not been spotted with him for some time now unlike before. In response, Efia Odo revealed that she and Morgan are not like how they were before because he messed up. “Hi Efia, a little late, but what happened with you and Morgan? You seen to have had such a pure connection and friendship/partnership?” In response; Efia Odo wrote; “He fucked up but apologized but we cool now. Not like before tho.” See...
President Buhari’s Daughter, Hanan, Making Efforts To Evade Being Served Court Process
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President Buhari’s Daughter, Hanan, Making Efforts To Evade Being Served Court Process

President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Hanan, is making frantic efforts to avoid being personally served court processes, SaharaReporters has learnt. Hanan is a defendant in suit number FHC/ASB/CS/3/2020 at the Federal High Court, Asaba, in which the Department of State Services and mobile telecommunication company MTN are co-defendants. The defendants are being sued by a young businessman, Anthony Okolie, who was illegally arrested and detained for 10 weeks at the DSS facility for lawfully purchasing an MTN SIM card, which was recycled and sold after being abandoned for two years by Hanan. The story has since generated public backlash with a more recent development of Aso Villa officials barring court bailiff from personally serving Hanan court processes. The Presidency throu...
Bishop Oyedepo Denied US Visa
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Bishop Oyedepo Denied US Visa

The General Overseer of the Living Faith Church Worldwide a.k.a Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo was denied visa by the Lagos office of the United States Embassy on Thursday January 30. Why Bishop Oyedepo was denied a US visa by the embassy wasn't made clear but he was given the standard default explanation of not being qualified for visa renewal and was urged to try again. But ace comedian Bovi who was denied US visa few weeks ago, was lucky with the embassy this time, as he was issued the visa. However his wife, Kris Asimonye Ugboma was not as lucky as she was denied the travelling document. Eyewitnesses alleged that the Pastor and businessman created a scene at the facility as he insisted that he has not violated any rules or committed any crime to have warranted being ...
Who knew Aliko Dangote Could Dance like This?
Celebs

Who knew Aliko Dangote Could Dance like This?

A rare footage of billionaire businessman, Aliko Dangote, showing off his dancing skills at a party has surfaced online. Aliko showed off some correct ''legwork'' as he vibed to Teni's song, Case. Watch the video below.
Temi Otedola Shares Loved up Photo with Mr Eazi to Celebrate their 3rd Anniversary
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Temi Otedola Shares Loved up Photo with Mr Eazi to Celebrate their 3rd Anniversary

Fashion blogger Temi Otedola and Nigerian singer Mr Eazi are marking the 3rd year anniversary of being in a relationship. Temi, who is the daughter of successful businessman Femi Otedola, shared a loved up photo of her and Mr Eazi and wrote: "3 years."   Last year, the couple made a huge show of celebrating their second anniversary. Both shared photos of each other and expressed their delight at having crossed paths.
Husband Beaten Mercilessly And Chased Out Of His Own House By His Wife’s Boyfriend
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Husband Beaten Mercilessly And Chased Out Of His Own House By His Wife’s Boyfriend

A businessman, Mr David Ishaku, on Wednesday prayed a Customary Court in Nyanya, Abuja to grant him divorce from his estranged wife, Lucia, and her lover kicked him out of his house after he caught them. The petitioner, who resides in Nyanya, Abuja, said: “I travelled and did not tell my wife the day I will be back. “I set a trap for her and she fell in. My wife brought a man into my house. I arrived home unexpectedly and caught her with the man. “When I challenged her, her lover joined her in beating me. I was very angry and told her to leave our house but she refused and threw out my things out of our home and locked the door,” he alleged. NAN reports that when the case was mentioned, the respondent was not present in court, and did not send any correspondence stating why...
How To Make Millions of Naira From Your Business In Less Than One Month – Ajibola Rilwan
Business

How To Make Millions of Naira From Your Business In Less Than One Month – Ajibola Rilwan

Making multiple millions of Naira monthly is not really about what you do, it's about how you do what you do. My name is Ajibola Rilwan, I am the CEO Intense Web Concepts https://iwc.com.ng an IT Company that build brands online, Founder Realone Business School https://realonebusinessschool.com where we teach skills that are applicable in today's business world. Our school has presence in 5 countries including Dubai, London, Ghana, South Africa, and Nigeria. I started my business in the year 2008 when attracting clients was not a problem because the competition wasn't much. Just a few service providers within my industry. But around 2015 everything changed, most of our advertising strategy stopped working and attracting new clients became challenging. During my early years in busi...
Nigerian Woman In Her 60s Gets Married For The First Time (Photos)
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Nigerian Woman In Her 60s Gets Married For The First Time (Photos)

A 60-year-old woman got married for the first time on Saturday, January 25, in Anambra state.   The woman, fondly called  Aunt Nwatoka, married a widower known as Mr. Okeke.   The man is a Lagos-based businessman while the woman lives and works in Anambra state.     Sharing the news, the bride's relative wrote:   She's in her 60's and got married just yesterday for the very first time! Yes!! Isaac and I had to dash back to the village in Anambra state to witness the most beautiful wedding of this century! Aunt Nwatoka had never been married all her life. She's Isaac's aunt from his father's side and one of the best aunt in-law you can wish for. She took excellent care of my husband's grandma until she passed in her 90's. She was alw...
“I Revealed Olamide Helped Majek Fashek Under Pressure” – Majek Fashek’s Manager
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“I Revealed Olamide Helped Majek Fashek Under Pressure” – Majek Fashek’s Manager

Ailing legendary singer, Majek Fashek's manager, Omenka Uzoma-Day, has revealed why he mentioned singer, Olamide as the only artiste that helped out in Majek's medical treatment. Days ago, Uzoma-Day revealed that rapper, Olamide was the only artiste that supported the the ailing musician financially when he was battling with his health issues in the UK. Uzoma-Day told Sunday Scoop,why he made the revelation. According to him, he was put under pressure to make the revelation as some people felt he got a lot of money from wealthy businessman, Femi Otedola and that he had diverted the money to his personal use, so he was forced to reveal the truth. He said, “Olamide actually helped out over six months ago and I honestly feel guilty for mentioning his name because he told me not t...