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Rashida Yahaya Bello Thanks Davido For Buying Her Children Gifts In Dubai
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Rashida Yahaya Bello Thanks Davido For Buying Her Children Gifts In Dubai

The first lady of Kogi state, Rashida Yahaya Bello, has taken to her Instagram page to thank award-winning artiste Davido for buying her children gifts. She said the artiste met her kids at Dubai mall and bought them loads of gifts and was also kind to them. According to the first lady, her children would not stop being happy over the kind gesture shown toward them by the Fem crooner. Rashida Yahaya Bello penned down emotional message to Davido for being kind to her kids in Dubai. She prayed for the singer to be uplifted and urged him to keep making Nigeria proud. Sharing a photo of Davido and her kids on her Instagram page, the first lady wrote: “@davido we really appreciate your kind gesture you showed to my children, I was highly overwhelmed with the gifts and I pray y...
I Have Three Children In Public Universities – Ngige
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I Have Three Children In Public Universities – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has restated the commitment of Federal Government to end the eight-month strike embarked on by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities. He described as untrue, comments that government officials have been foot-draggers in the ongoing negotiations with the university lecturers because their children school abroad. Ngige said, “I have three biological children in public schools. They are in public schools; they are not in private universities. Unlike ASUU members who have most of their children in private universities, three of mine are here. So, I am a very big stakeholder in the public tertiary school system.” The minister, who spoke on an Arise TV interview monitored by The PUNCH, added, “So, when ASUU says politicia...
I don’t want to marry, have children – Monalisa Stephen
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I don’t want to marry, have children – Monalisa Stephen

Actress and social media influencer, Monalisa Stephen, has become quite notorious for showing her body even if it does not fit the ‘acceptable social media standard’. . In an interview with Saturday Beats, Stephen disclosed that she had been called derogatory names and even compared to animals. She said, “I do not have any insecurity and it’s funny that people think I have. I have been talking about body positivity for almost 10 years. I don’t talk about these things for the sake of clout or to hide any insecurity. I am also not depressed about my body. I am happy with the way I look and love my body. I speak out to encourage plus size people who have been silenced and their mental health has been messed with. Although one does not have to go naked to preach about body positivity, I ...
I didn’t sacrifice for my daughters to be like me – Afrocandy
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I didn’t sacrifice for my daughters to be like me – Afrocandy

Singer, model and porn star, Juliet Mazagwu, aka Afrocandy, has said that she did not work so hard at her career only for her children to be like her. She maintained that though her children were aware of what she did, they had their lives to live. She told Saturday beats, “Sometimes, my children are behind the camera, helping me with my recordings. However, my daughters have their own lives and careers. They are not trying to be like me; never! They love and support me 100 per cent and help me in ways such as taking pictures and videos for social media. I made my sacrifices to raise them well, so they can have better futures than me. I did not sacrifice for them to be like me.” . Speaking on some of the challenges she faced as a single mother, Afrocandy said, “It has been years sinc...
We didn’t raise our children to be religious – Kirk Franklin
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We didn’t raise our children to be religious – Kirk Franklin

Superstar gospel singer, Kirk Franklin has disclosed that he and his wife didn't raise their children to be religious. The singer who disclosed that he is proud of his children in a tweet he shared, described them as independent thinkers and powerful voices to their generation. Kirk tweeted;   I am so proud of my children. They are independent thinkers and powerful voices to their generation. We didn’t raise them to be religious, but to be REAL. In the Franklin family you’ll get the Holy Ghost and these Hands Franklin got married to his long-time friend Tammy Collins in 1996. Before tying the nuptial knots, they had one child each from previous relationships: Franklin's son Kerrion, born in 1988, and Collins' daughter Carrington (whom Franklin legally adopted) born ...
Actress Biodun Stephen Feeds 250 Children In Remembrance Of Her Late Mother
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Actress Biodun Stephen Feeds 250 Children In Remembrance Of Her Late Mother

Nollywood actress Biodun Stephen says she would be feeding 250 children in honour of her mother Ibironke who died on November 5, 2000. The mother of one on Thursday shared a video of food packs on her Instastories saying, “Happy to be able to feed 250 kids today in honor of our Mother.” Biodun also shared a picture of herself and mother and penned a lengthy note on her Instagram page. She wrote, “I think this was our last picture. Not sure. Thank you for prepping me… for life’s hustle. Those days you would strap the money across my stomach and send me to the factory to buy products.” “It’s been 20 years… so much water has crossed the bridge but today I say; THANK YOU MUMMY FOR PREPPING ME FOR LIFE AFTER YOU.” Biodun had on November 3 shared a picture of her mother, narrating h...
Desmond Elliot Was Right For Refering To Nigerian Youths As Children – Ivan-Whyte Eagle
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Desmond Elliot Was Right For Refering To Nigerian Youths As Children – Ivan-Whyte Eagle

Some days back, the Nigerian social media users were dragging Desmond Elliot like Tiger generator because he tagged the youths as children. I was a bit indifferent about the whole brouhaha because wetin I dey think big pass all that noise and after watching the now infamous video, my indifference did not change. Desmond later came out to apologise in tears for calling us yoots 'shidren', and while I was wondering aloud on this forum what the whole fuss about, my friend told me offline told me this- "The problem is that the Nigerian social media space is now a lynch mob. Nobody is ready to listen to common sense, people are incapable of comprehending simple ideas and people are very intolerant of any view that does not agree with theirs People are reacting to Desmond Elliot's v...
We Shouldn’t Curse Children Of Politicians – Simi
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We Shouldn’t Curse Children Of Politicians – Simi

Singer Simi has stated that Nigerians shouldn't be raining curses on the children of politicians in the country. Simi thinks that raining curses on them wouldn't be good for their mental health. Taking to her Twitter handle, she wrote: ''I feel like we really shouldn't be raining curses on the children of these people. I understand the agitation and that most of them don't care about us, but the goal is to be better than them and I can't imagine it's good for the mental health of them kids. We can rise above it.''
‘I Don’t Help Single Mothers’ – Reno Omokri
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‘I Don’t Help Single Mothers’ – Reno Omokri

Reno Omokri writes: I am wise. I am not nice. I am generous. I am not frivolous. Don’t come to my TL saying you are a single mum and you and your kids will die if I dont give you money. If you can afford data and smartphone, you can afford to feed! I have sympathy for widows. I have NONE for single mums. If you know how to open your legs outside marriage and have children, then you should know how to hold the man who impregnated you. I am not contesting for any political office, that is why I have no filter. I built an orphanage with my money. I know first hand what premarital sex can cause. Get out of my profile. I teach you to maintain your virginity until you marry, and you insult me. Now you are begging me for money to cater for your children. Open Scripture. You will NEV...
‘Turn Back Your Children And Husband If They Bring Back Unaccounted Goods –  Buhari To Wives, Families On Looting
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‘Turn Back Your Children And Husband If They Bring Back Unaccounted Goods – Buhari To Wives, Families On Looting

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked parents and guardians not to encourage their children and wards to partake in the nationwide looting, destruction of property. “Families must turn back children who bring home unaccounted goods, in the same way, wives must ask their husbands to return looted items brought home,” the President said. This statement is coming just as the judicial panel of inquiry set up by the Lagos State Government and other states start sitting on Monday to look into the pillage that ensued following a rather abrupt halt to the #EndSARS protests across the country. President Buhari in a statement on Sunday expressed his full support and optimism that it will assist the nation to give justice to peaceful protesters who lost their lives, security men who were mu...
Gunmen storm Cameroon school and kill several children
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Gunmen storm Cameroon school and kill several children

Gunmen stormed a school in southwestern Cameroon, killing at least eight children and wounding a dozen more, according to the United Nations.   The attackers who had guns and machetes arrived on motorbikes and in civilian clothes.   They attacked the Mother Francisca International Bilingual Academy in the city of Kumba, in the country’s Southwest Region, at around midday on Saturday, October 24.   The United Nations described the attack as “the worst atrocity” since the resumption of the school year earlier this month.   There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack. It was not clear if the attack was linked to a continuing struggle between government forces and armed groups in the English-speaking west seeking to form a break...
I have covered her madness for over 7 years to protect my children – Femi Fani Kayode speaks about his my estranged wife
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I have covered her madness for over 7 years to protect my children – Femi Fani Kayode speaks about his my estranged wife

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has opened on some incidents that allegedly occurred before his marriage to his estranged wife, Precious went sour.   The PDP Chieftain who insisted that he won't turn the affairs of his personal life into a public circus, alleged that he has endured the "madness" of his estranged wife for 7 years to protect their children.   FFK added that he broke silence yesterday October 3, because his hands were forced. He added that those involved in the alleged smear campaign about his marriage are begging for further response which he won't give in to.   He tweeted;   I have chosen to take the high horse and I refuse to allow my estranged wife to turn the affairs of my personal life into a public circus. If ...
5 Children Of Nigerian Lawmaker, Hassan Usman Sokodabo Set To Wed Same Day In Abuja (Photos)
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5 Children Of Nigerian Lawmaker, Hassan Usman Sokodabo Set To Wed Same Day In Abuja (Photos)

From The Information Reaching MCI, Five siblings, three brothers and two sisters, all biological children of an Abuja lawmaker, are set to tie the knot same day. Their father, Member Representing Gwagwalada, Kuje, Kwali and Abaji federal constituency (Abuja South) Hon. Dr Hassan Usman Sokodabo, on Thursday September 17, shared the invitation card, inviting friends, family and political associates to the wedding fatiha slated on 26 September 2020 in Abuja. "Invitation Invitation Invitation!! I want to used this medium to invite the esteem constitutes members, friends, family and political associate to joined me on the wedding fatiha of my three sons and two daughters that is slated on 26 September 2020....Inshah Allah.Venue and Time of each respective wedding fatiha is visible at th...
Lerato Kganyago Shares Advice To Women
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Lerato Kganyago Shares Advice To Women

Social media users have been raising their concerns over the rate at which human trafficking has instilled fear in many. Lerato Kganyago who is currently on a baecation with a secret lover, has taken some times this morning to post a series of tweets which touch on this situation that has affected the livelihoods of both women and children. Hashtags dedicated at spreading awareness at human trafficking and their hotspots in various cities in the country, trended for almost all weekend on Twitter. Lerato Kganyago has taken to her Twitter account to share some advice and tips to women on how to stay safe. She also expressed her deep concerns as South Africa is on, according to her, the “Tier 2 Watch list” for human trafficking. She has also slammed the government for not doing anyt...
Police Arrest 55-Year-Old Woman Caught With 12 Stolen Children in Anambra
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Police Arrest 55-Year-Old Woman Caught With 12 Stolen Children in Anambra

A 55-years-old woman, identified as Nkechi Odinye was arrested at Obosi in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra. Twelve stolen children seen in her custody was rescued by the police. Information about her whereabouts, which led to her arrest was disclosed to the police by her arrested accomplices. A statement made available by the Anambra Police Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed, reads:.. "It would be recalled that on the 22/10/2019 following intelligence report, Police detectives attached to Anambra State Command arrested three female suspects at Nkpor market/Tarzan junction in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State. 2.Investigation revealed that the children were stolen from Gombe State by one Hauwa Musa 'f" on the 20/10/2019 and brought to her accomplices in An...
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde And Her Children Recover From COVID-19
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Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde And Her Children Recover From COVID-19

Popular Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde who on August 15, revealed via her Instagram page that she has contracted COVID-19, and infected her children, gave an update via her Instagram page today August 30, that she and her kids are now COVID-19 free. Read her post below. ''Grateful ! I am grateful to God Almighty the Lord of lords for all He has done for my family and I. He is truly a dependable Friend if you trust in Him. I'll also like to thank you all for your love, prayers, calls, messages, posts and thoughts. All truly appreciated. My kids and I are fine and COVID free now, and I do not take the experience for granted at all. If you still don't believe this virus is real, I pray you don't experience it to believe. If you ever feel ill during this pande...
Killings: FG Warns Parents Against Sending Their Children To Cyprus
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Killings: FG Warns Parents Against Sending Their Children To Cyprus

The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission has warned Nigerian parents against sending their children to universities in Northern Cyprus over the incessant and mysterious killing of Nigerians. Chairman/CEO of the commission, Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, who gave the warning on Monday, said it was too risky to send children to the schools in Northern Cyprus as hundreds of Nigerian students had been killed there mysteriously without any conclusive investigations carried out. Dabiri-Erewa said this when she received in her office, a delegation led by Justice Amina Bello, mother of a Nigerian student, Ibrahim Khaleel, who was allegedly killed in inexplicable circumstances in that country. She stressed that the death of Khaleel, a third-year engineering student, had brought to a tipping poi...
I Infected My Children With COVID-19 – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde
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I Infected My Children With COVID-19 – Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde

Barely a week after she revealed on her Instagram page that she has tested positive for coronavirus, screen diva, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, has recovered from the deadly disease. The 42-year-old actress made this known yesterday, on the popular filmmakers’ WhatsApp group, Filmic, while reacting to the debate on how Nollywood can adhere strictly to the health guidelines of COVID-19, before reopening productions. Sharing her experience on the group, Omosexy as she’s popularly called, said she was treated by the No1 infectious decease doctors. According to her, the doctors said many people are infected with the virus because there’s no widespread testing, and as such, whenever they feel unwell they attribute it to malaria, diarrhea among other ailments. On how she contracted th...
Nigerian Lawmaker, Alhassan Ado-Doguwa Shares Lovely Photo With His Four Wives And 27 Children
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Nigerian Lawmaker, Alhassan Ado-Doguwa Shares Lovely Photo With His Four Wives And 27 Children

House of Representatives majority leader, Hon Alhassan Ado-Doguwa, was pictured with his four wives and 27 children.  Ado-Doguwa made news in January this year when he attended his swearing-in into the lower chambers accompanied by his four wives and 27 children. He told the House of Representatives media that his father who died at 86, left behind 40 children including a 4-year-old.
House Agent Welds Tenant Door, locking a single mother and her sick child over unpaid rents
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House Agent Welds Tenant Door, locking a single mother and her sick child over unpaid rents

A single mother was locked inside her house with her sick 2-year-old child over unpaid rents. The incident occurred over the weekend in Njoro sub-county, Nakuru in Kenya. The house agent welded the door belonging to Rhoda Makoha’s two-roomed rental house while she was inside with her sick child, leaving her four other children outside as they played. The woman reportedly owes four months’ rent arrears totaling to Sh10,000 (N35,885). She had pleaded with the agent to give her more time to raise the rent money, but the agent stormed her home on Saturday, July 11, and welded the closed door while Rhoda was inside with her sick child. Speaking with The Star, the woman explained that she was unable to raise the rent money because her business outside Egerton Universit...
Dad, his two Teenage Children and Dog Killed on Father’s Day
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Dad, his two Teenage Children and Dog Killed on Father’s Day

A father, his two teenage children and their dog have been killed after a suspected drunk driver mowed them down on Father's Day. A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of three counts of causing death by dangerous driving and one of drunk driving after the family were killed while taking a walk on Sunday. Police and paramedics rushed to Abbey Road in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria, at around 2.30pm on Sunday, June 21. Despite their best efforts, three people died at the scene. The driver suffered injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. Witness Ian Singleton, who saw paramedics trying to save the victims, said on Facebook: "I was literally five to ten minutes from being involved on my bike. "Turned up at the scene and it was like a horror movie. ...
Ned Nwoko Shares family photo of his children and wife, Regina Daniels
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Ned Nwoko Shares family photo of his children and wife, Regina Daniels

Regina Daniels, Ned Nwoko has recently shared an adorable photo of his family in his private jet. The expectant father Prince Ned Nwoko has shared a photo of his children and his last wife Regina Daniels who’s about to give the billionaire his first child. Posting the photo, Ned Nwoko captioned it “Family” . In a recent Instagram live session, the billionaire disclosed that he couldn’t wait to receive his new baby with his last wife Regina Daniels. He also disclose that he would love to be in the delivery room with his wife when her time of delivery is due.
30-year old Mother Shoots Dead her 4 Children, Kills Herself
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30-year old Mother Shoots Dead her 4 Children, Kills Herself

A mother who appeared to be suffering from mental illness, has shot her 4 children, including an infant, and a neighbor dead, Police in Louisiana said. Monroe Police Chief Reggie Brown confirmed the six deaths that occurred Thursday night and identified 30-year-old Brittany Tucker as the shooter in the quintuple murder-suicide. Brown told news outlets on Friday that Tucker suffered from mental health issues and appeared to be going through a crisis. She had been seen waving a gun at the Parkwood Apartments in the days before the shootings. Anteshia Logwood, 20, was shot and killed at the apartment complex shortly before 8pm on Thursday. Brown said Logwood had dismissed an irrational remark that Tucker had made. Tucker asked Logwood, ‘What are you laughing at?’ before fatall...
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Nigerian Dad Shares Heartwarming Story as he Celebrates his Second Child who Came after 10 Years of Waiting

A Nigerian dad took to his Twitter handle this morning to share a heartwarming story surrounding the birth of his second son, Jason, who turns 10 today June 18. @9jaBloke in a tweet thread recounted the challenges he and his wife faced as they waited for 10 years to have Jason. According to him, they got married in 2006 and like every couple, spoke about the number of children they wanted. They had their first child a year after they got married and then the journey of pain and sorrow set in when they started trying for another child. He recounted how his wife lost a set of Twins she had so much longed to have and how God suddenly blessed them with their second child who turns 10 today.
Two Children Die as Building Collapses in Lagos
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Two Children Die as Building Collapses in Lagos

Two children died after they were trapped beneath the rubble of a storey-building which collapsed in the Gafari Balogun area of Ogudu, Lagos State today June 17. The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, who confirmed this to newsmen, said the building collapsed due to mudslide resulting from a downpour. He said their bodies have been recovered from the mud. “The LASEMA Response Team received a distress call at 12.40 pm about the collapse of a one-storey building at the Gafari Balogun Street in Ogudu. On arrival at the scene, the agency’s responders observed that the building collapsed as a result of a mudslide at the rear of the building which was caused by heavy rainfall. The agents were informed that two children, one male...
COVID-19: Cross River Public Schools to Resume June 16
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COVID-19: Cross River Public Schools to Resume June 16

All public schools in Cross River State are set to resume June 16 as the State government plans a special protective measures for children and others. With Cross River state being the only state without the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria since its outbreak, the State government has announced the mass production of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) for trial resumption of public schools The State governor, Senator Ben Ayade made this known in an statement he made available to the media in Calabar on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Christian Ita as the governmor unveiled the PPE made at the state owned garment factory. According to Gov Ayade, the mass production of the protective gears, which include face shields and PPE overalls will...
Mother of 13 gives birth to another set of 4 children in Zaria
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Mother of 13 gives birth to another set of 4 children in Zaria

A 34-year-old housewife, Hauwa’u Sulaiman, a mother of 13, gave birth to quadruplets at the Gambo Sawaba General Hospital, Zaria, on Friday, on June 5. Mrs Sulaiman told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Zaria that she had now been blessed with 17 children, adding that the set of the new quadruplets she was recently delivered of was her eighth delivery. The mother and the babies were transferred to the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) for better care after she had been delivered of her latest pregnancy. Mrs Sulaiman, however, said that the only male among the quadruplets died before they arrived ABUTH. She said the remaining three infants had been placed under observation at the pediatrics care unit and she (the mother) had been receiving medic...
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Sunmbo Adeoye Shares on how she had two Children in the Space of 22 Months after 5 Years of Waiting

Sunmbo Adeoye, wife of Lagos pastor, David Adeoye, took to social media today to speak about how God has blessed her with two children in the space of 22 months. The mum of four, had two children with singer 2face Idibia before getting married to Pastor Adeoye in 2013. They waited for five years before they welcomed their first child together, David Jnr, in 2018, and welcomed their second child, a girl, a few weeks ago. In a series of posts shared on her Instagram page this morning, Sunmbo recounted how she left Nigeria in 2017 to have their first child but ended up losing the child. She recounted how disheartening it was for her when she arrived in Nigeria after that trip without her baby. She also spoke on how she encouraged herself to have faith in God before she was finall...
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Governor Ikpeazu, Wife and Children test Negative for COVID-19

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia state,  his wife Nkechi, and their children have tested negative for COVID -19 just as two of his aides have tested positive for the virus. A statement released by the state governor says the test was carried out on his family and aides on Saturday, May 30. “Leading this battle from the front, as your Governor, I and all members of the first family subjected ourselves to COVID-19 tests on Saturday, May 30, 2020, and the results came out negative today. Unfortunately, the results of two of my aides, who also subjected themselves to COVID-19 tests were positive, while others turned in negative results. We are confident that within days, the currently asymptomatic positive patients who are now isolated will be successfully nursed back to good healt...
“Children Of Nowadays No Dey Get Respect” – Blackface Blasts Wizkid
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“Children Of Nowadays No Dey Get Respect” – Blackface Blasts Wizkid

Veteran Nigerian singer, Blackface has slammed fellow singer, Wizkid for referring to Buhari and Trump as clueless leaders. Wizkid initially stated via his tweeter page that both President Buhari and Trump were birds of the feathers and the only difference between them was that one is an addicted Twitter user. blackface slams wizkid for calling Buhari and trump clueless Blackface had something to say, as he reacted to Wizkid’s opinion about both Presidents. He took to his twitter and Instagram page telling Wizkid to imagine comparing his music to their achievement. Blackface said; “Children of Nowadays Dem No Get Respect ⛄�� Just imagine saying them compare the level of your music to their achievement…No even go there boy whiskey! Flag of Nigeria”
130 People Come Forward to Claim They are Jeffrey Epstein’s Children as the pedophile’s $635 Million Estate is on the Line for Inheritance
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130 People Come Forward to Claim They are Jeffrey Epstein’s Children as the pedophile’s $635 Million Estate is on the Line for Inheritance

130 people come forward to claim they are Jeffrey Epstein's children after the pedophile's $635 million estate was put on the line for inheritance A website created by a DNA company to find any possible heirs to deceased financier Jeffrey Epstein's multi-million dollar estate has heard from 130 people claiming to be the convicted pedophile's children. If any are found to be the former financier's children, they could lay claim to a piece his US$635 million ($1.04 billion) estate, which includes his Manhattan mansion, Zorro Ranch in Stanley, New Mexico, and a luxury 30-hectare estate, dubbed "paedophile island", the Daily Mail reported. About 386 people contacted Epsteinheirs.com, with 30 percent saying they are not sure but think they might be his offspring. The American bi...
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Two Children Drown in Kaduna River

Two children drowned in a river in Kaduna state on Saturday, May 23. Their bodies were found floating in the river in the early hours of today. See graphic photos below  
Children Of Benue COVID-19 Index Case Asks NCDC And FG To Release Their Mother
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Children Of Benue COVID-19 Index Case Asks NCDC And FG To Release Their Mother

Children of Benue state COVID-19 index case, Susan Lawani have called on the Federal Government and Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), to release their mum who has been in the Abuja Isolation center for 57 days now. Recently, Zamafara state has demanded an apology from NCDC over error in the number of new COVID-19 cases announced. In separate posts via their Instagram pages, the children of Mrs. Lawani demanded the release of their mum. See their posts below;
‘May We Not Labour In Vain’ – Iyabo Ojo Reacts To What A Popular Magazine Wrote About Her And Her Children (Photo)
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‘May We Not Labour In Vain’ – Iyabo Ojo Reacts To What A Popular Magazine Wrote About Her And Her Children (Photo)

Talented Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo has reacted on Instagram to what a popular magazine wrote about her and her children. The magazine, which talked about how Iyabo Ojo and her children have become very popular on social media, caught the attention to the mother of two and she could not hide her feelings. According to the 42 year old, she feels very humbled and grateful to the magazine for acknowledging her and her children. Sharing a picture of the page she and her children occupied in the magazine, Iyabo Ojo wrote ; “I’m so humbled by this.. Thank you so much . From @festo_baba & @its.priscy we say, God bless you loads … May we never labour in vain”
Canadian Children Are Spoilt, Mercy Aigbe’s Daughter Says
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Canadian Children Are Spoilt, Mercy Aigbe’s Daughter Says

Michelle Gentry, the daughter of Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe, opens up about some intimate aspects of her life in a conversation with her mother. The curious mother-of-two began the fun-filled chat, published on Sunday, May 17, 2020 via her official YouTube channel, asking her daughter some very personal questions which she answered truthfully as initially promised before the question-and-answer session started. Launching the first question, Mercy Aigbe asked her daughter Michelle if she had a boyfriend and had ever kissed before. The attractive chocolate-skinned teenager coyly responded by telling her mother she has no boyfriend and has kissed no one on the lips, but has planted a kiss on someone’s cheek before. The striking 18 years old described Canada, where she is s...
Couple Celebrate Their 15th Wedding Anniversary by having their Dream Wedding with their 11 Children
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Couple Celebrate Their 15th Wedding Anniversary by having their Dream Wedding with their 11 Children

A couple who had their court wedding 15 years ago, but couldn't have the wedding and ring of their dreams, decided to celebrate their 15th wedding anniversary by having a beach wedding in the presence of their 11 children. The husband, wife, and their children all wore white for the beach wedding. The 7 daughters served as bridesmaids for their mother while the four sons served as groomsmen for their father. The father revealed that it was their kids who made them hold their dream wedding eventually. See more photos below.    
UNICEF Warns Lockdown Could Kill More Than COVID-19
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UNICEF Warns Lockdown Could Kill More Than COVID-19

Unicef warns lockdown could kill more than Covid-19 as model predicts 1.2 million child deaths 'Indiscriminate lockdowns' are an ineffective way to control Covid and could contribute to a 45 per cent rise in child mortality' The risk of children dying from malaria, pneumonia or diarrhoea in developing countries is spiralling due to the pandemic and “far outweighs any threat presented by the coronavirus”, Unicef has warned. In an exclusive interview Dr Stefan Peterson, chief of health at Unicef, cautioned that the blanket lockdowns imposed in many low and middle income are not an effective way to control Covid-19 and could have deadly repercussions. “Indiscriminate lockdown measures do not have an optimal effect on the virus,” he told The Telegraph. “If you’re asking families to...
Anita Okoye Celebrates International Family Day with her Cute Children
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Anita Okoye Celebrates International Family Day with her Cute Children

Anita Okoye, the wife of singer Paul Okoye, aka Rudeboy is celebrating the International Family Day with her beautiful children. The proud mother shared these adorable photos of herself and her three children posing together and then wrote:  'Dressed up to stay in! My kids indulge me and I love it!! Happy #InternationalFamilyDay to you and your loved ones! Wishing you all lots of love and happiness! Hold on to each other, because you’ll always have your family even when the world is falling apart.' More photos after the cut.
Speak For Yourself – Senate President Tells Enugu Senator Who Said “Africans Marry For Children Not Love”
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Speak For Yourself – Senate President Tells Enugu Senator Who Said “Africans Marry For Children Not Love”

Senator representing Enugu north, Chukwuka Utazi says that Africans do not marry for love, but simply to have children. Utazi said this while contributing to a debate on a bill seeking to prevent, control and manage sickle cell anaemia in the country, on Tuesday, May 12. Utazi, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senator further stated that it is painful to realise that some people cannot marry their main choice because of blood group. “This bill is taking me down the memory lane because I’m an AS carrier and when I was about getting married, several years ago, I moved into this orbit and I know what I went through because I was in love. I knew the trauma. After that incident, for five years I didn’t come out of it,” he said. “So I am speaking from experience and I know how ...
Woman allegedly Kills Two of her Children after a Fight With her Own Mother
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Woman allegedly Kills Two of her Children after a Fight With her Own Mother

A 24-year-old Kenyan woman, Winfred Nduku allegedly stabbed her two children, aged 2 and 6, to death, before attempting suicide after a fight with her own mother. Police said the incident occurred at her mother's house in Kayole, Nairobi on Saturday night. A police spokesperson at the Kayole Police Station confirmed the tragic incident to Kenyans.co.ke, adding that Nduku was recuperating at Mama Lucy Hospital. The spokesperson said the sad incident was reportedly triggered by an altercation between Nduku and her mother who she lives with. Narrating the incident, Nduku's mother, Josephine Wambua tearfully said: "She was seated right there playing on her phone when I asked her to first tend to the children and saw to it that they at least eat something, then she could get bac...
Kidnappers Release Twin Children Of Popular Ibadan Islamic Cleric
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Kidnappers Release Twin Children Of Popular Ibadan Islamic Cleric

Abductors who kidnapped the twin children of popular Ibadan-based Muslim cleric, Sheik Taofeeq Akeugbagold, have released them after eight days in captivity. The Sheikh announced the release of his children via his Facebook page this morning. “ALHAMDULILLAH! AT 5.30 AM OF SUNDAY 3RD MAY, MY ABDUCTED TWIN KIDS ARE RELEASED TO ME BESIDE A BUSH AFTER 8DAYS IN AN UNKNOWN LAND. THANKS TO U ALL FOR FOR YOUR PRAYERS AND SUPPORT, JAZAKUMULLAHU KHAIRAN. ABERE MI BO SINU OKUN, OLOUN YO PADA FUN MI.” he wrote On Saturday April 25, gunmen stormed Sheik Taofeeq Akeugbagold’s home in Ibadan, Oyo state and abducted his children. They contacted Taofeeq asking for £100, 000 ransom. Yesterday when we spoke with him, he said he was in talks with the abductors to reduce the ransom.
Man Who Had 281 Children From 47 Wives Dies At 73 In Angola
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Man Who Had 281 Children From 47 Wives Dies At 73 In Angola

About a thousand mourners and sympathisers flouted Angolan president João Lourenço’s directive banning large gatherings – as a measure to curtail the spread of coronavirus – to pay their last respects to Francisco Tchikuteny Sabalo, the man who fathered 281 children from 47 wives at Mungongo Island in Angola on April 19. According to the Voice of America (VOA), Sabalo, who was also known as Pai Grande, or Big Dad, was a popular polygamist. However, 125 of the children predeceased him, leaving him with 156 surviving children and 250 grandchildren. Pai Grande, who died at the age of 73 after battling prostate cancer for over a year, was initially taken to the country’s capital city of Luanda as well as other places for treatment, but was returned home when his condition wor...
How Would Today’s Music Sound To Our Children In Future?
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How Would Today’s Music Sound To Our Children In Future?

Popular Nigerian singer, Adekunle Kosoko simply known and addressed as Adekunle Gold says he wonders how today’s music would sound to the children of the future. He wrote: “I am just here wondering how today’s music will sound to our children in the future. “Look how we all had great time listening to these classics. we don’t make them like those anymore. I am just here wondering how today's music will sound to our children in the future. ?yikes! — AG BABY (@adekunleGOLD) April 21, 2020
I Am Not Educating My Children To Be Rich – Naira Marley
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I Am Not Educating My Children To Be Rich – Naira Marley

Controversial singer, Afeez Fashola simply known and addressed as Nairamarley says he is not Controversial singer, Afeez Fashola simply known and addressed as Nairamarley says he is not educating his children to be rich. According to the fast-rising singer, he is educating them to be happy. He made this known via a tweet he sent out on his official Twitter handle on Tuesday, 21st April. The singer is more known for his running battles with the Nigerian government, most recently, the Lagos state government. He wrote: I’m not educating my children to be rich. I’m educating them to be happy I’m not educating my children to be rich. I’m educating them to be happy — nairamarley (@officialnairam1) April 21, 2020
COVID-19: Asymptomatic Mother Unknowingly Infects Seventeen Of Her 18 Children With Coronavirus
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COVID-19: Asymptomatic Mother Unknowingly Infects Seventeen Of Her 18 Children With Coronavirus

A New York mother who showed no symptoms after contracting Coronavirus has unknowingly infected 17 of her 18 children. The mother, Brittany Jencik of Penfield, N.Y., near Rochester, said she infected her kids including, some who were adopted while asymptomatic about five weeks ago. According to her, it after she became seriously ill from the virus, her children started showing symptoms for COVID-19. ‘It was terrifying. I was a little ahead of them in the timing of it all,’ the mother said. ‘I was as afraid of my life as I had ever been, and not much scares me,’ she tells WHAM. Explaining her struggles with the killer virus, Jencik, who doesn’t know how she got infected with Coronavirus said: ‘I was extremely concerned that I was never going to be the same.’ After week...