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Mammoth crowd as Katsina billionaire buries his son killed in power bike accident
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Mammoth crowd as Katsina billionaire buries his son killed in power bike accident

Mammoth crowd of sympathizers, former Governors, friends, government officials and associates bid farewell to Nura Dahiru Mangal, the son of Katsina billonaire businessman, Alhaji Dahiru Mangal, as his remains were buried today March 4. LIB reported that the 30-year-old University of Manchester graduate was involved in the accident on Wednesday, while riding his power bike along Dutsimma road, Katsina. The incident reportedly happened not too far from Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic. He was rushed to the Katsina General Hospital, where he was confirmed dead. His funeral prayer for the deceased was by 10am on Thursday at the Mangal Mosque, Kofar Kwaya, in Katsina. Also in attendance are the Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, among others...
Novak Djokovic Wins Third Straight Australian Open Title in Dominating Display Over Daniil Medvedev
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Novak Djokovic Wins Third Straight Australian Open Title in Dominating Display Over Daniil Medvedev

Tennis star, Novak Djokovic, beat fourth-ranked Daniil Medvedev on Sunday, February 21, to win his 18th career Grand Slam title. Djokovic ranked No. 1 in the world, defeated Medvedev of Russia, 7-6, 6-2, 6-2, in the Australian Open men’s singles final . The first test came early for Medvedev, after Djokovic broke him in his first service game and cruised to a 3-0 lead. But a game later, Medvedev outclassed Djokovic on a 28-shot rally that had both players moving from sideline to sideline to get his first chance to break Djokovic’s serve. Minutes later it was 3-3. Medvedev Serving at 5-6 and down a point, he sent a forehand wide with Djokovic pushing to the net, and caught a bad break ticked the top of the net cord and gave Djokovic a sitter for an easy passing shot. ...
Former Manchester United footballer Ravel Morrison admits to stealing Wayne Rooney and Rio Ferdinand’s boots to feed his family
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Former Manchester United footballer Ravel Morrison admits to stealing Wayne Rooney and Rio Ferdinand’s boots to feed his family

Former Manchester United player, Ravel Morrison has admitted he used to steal Rio Ferdinand and Wayne Rooney’s boots from the dressing room at Manchester United’s training ground to sell and put food on the table for his family. Morrison, an academy product, was once named by Sir Alex Ferguson as the greatest teenage prospect he had ever trained but Morrison struggled with off-the-pitch problems and never lived up to his huge potential. The 28-year-old Morrison spoke about the difficulties he faced away from football on Rio Ferdinand’s Five podcast explaining how he mixed with the wrong crowd and would be late for training which would land him in trouble. Morrison told Ferdinand: “Obviously I was on a scholar’s wage, I was young. “You used to get like £250 for a pair of...
Prophetess Rose Kelvin a.k.a Mummy Rose Donates Cash, Food items to Widows, Orphans, Debunks Political Ambition Rumours
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Prophetess Rose Kelvin a.k.a Mummy Rose Donates Cash, Food items to Widows, Orphans, Debunks Political Ambition Rumours

Prophetess Rose Kelvin popularly known as Mummy Rose, the Founder of ‘Unveiling The Veiled’ Ministry – an end time Prophetic and deliverance ministry based in Abuja, FCT has reached out to the less privileged and disadvantaged while on a Ministry Outreach to her place of birth in Osisi-Oma Local Government Area in Aba, Abia State. According to a reliable source, Prophetess Rose Kelvin’s arrival in Osisi-oma last week Wednesday, really drew mammoth of crowd who had heard about her divine mandate and the good works of touching the lives of less privileged in the society. Despite the turn out, her Ministry successfully empowered 5000 people of Abia State with 25kg of rice and other food items at the event. Prior to her visit to the State, there have been several rumours making th...
Lady Goes Berserk after her Boyfriend Proposed to her in Benin
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Lady Goes Berserk after her Boyfriend Proposed to her in Benin

A lady caused a stir in Benin city, Edo state on Sunday, February 14, after her boyfriend proposed to her. An excited crowd had gathered after they saw her boyfriend go on one knee to propose to her only for them to witness something quite shocking. The young lady brought forward her finger for her man to slip the ring into it, but just as he was about to do so, she lost her cool and began acting strange. Many presumed she lost her senses because of the way she was behaving.  
Nigeria Police Force reacts as crowd disarm drunk police officer in Abuja
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Nigeria Police Force reacts as crowd disarm drunk police officer in Abuja

The Nigeria Police Force has reacted to the viral video of its officer that was filmed while he was drunk.   The officer was seen in a drunk state at CBN junction close to police command headquarters in Abuja on Saturday, November 28th. Residents disarmed him to prevent him from shooting sporadically.   In a statement released on Sunday morning, November 29, the spokesperson of the Abuja Police Command, ASP Yusuf Mariam, says the officer has been arrested and will undergo a psychological and medical evaluation before he will be made to face a disciplinary panel. Read the statement below...   ''Following the viral video of the ‘Drunk Policeman’ at CBN Junction, the FCT Police Command has identified, arrested and taken into custody the Police Inspector show...
Erica Mobbed By Crowd In Sierra Leone As She Breaks Down In Tears
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Erica Mobbed By Crowd In Sierra Leone As She Breaks Down In Tears

Former Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) housemates Kiddwaya and Erica are going to be spending the next couple of days in Sierra Leone. The reality stars were given a royal welcome by fans who were excited to have them in the country. Recall that both Kidd and Erica had been quiet about their trip until his mother, Susan, took to her page on social media to make the announcement. Susan in her post called on those who care to offer words of prayers for them as they embark on the trip. Well, with the safe arrival of the two in the country, there is no doubt that prayers of protection offered for them were answered. The equally excited duo took to their individual Instagram pages to share videos showing the huge turn out of fans who came to receive them. A video spotted on Instagram a...
Woman Accused Of Stealing A Man’s Penis In Aba, Mobbed By Crowd (Photos, Video)
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Woman Accused Of Stealing A Man’s Penis In Aba, Mobbed By Crowd (Photos, Video)

An outrageous scene played out in Aba as a crowd gathered around a woman to accuse her of stealing and returning a man's penis. In a video shared online, the woman is seen with red marks on her face, neck, and chest, like she had been assaulted. A crowd gathers around her, making accusations that she approached a man begging him for money and the moment the man gave her money, he felt a shock then noticed his penis had disappeared when he tried to pee. They claim she later returned the penis after they gathered and threatened her. However, the woman is seen in the video insisting she didn't steal or return any penis. She asked the crowd how exactly she returned the penis if she had stolen it. Despite her denials, they keep insisting she stole and returned the penis. T...
Stray bullet allegedly kills trader in Enugu as security operatives disperse residents attempting to break into school to loot COVID-19 palliatives
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Stray bullet allegedly kills trader in Enugu as security operatives disperse residents attempting to break into school to loot COVID-19 palliatives

The looting of COVID-19 palliatives turned tragic in Enugu on Saturday, October 23 after a stray bullet allegedly fired by security operatives hit and killed a young man who sells fuel.   It was gathered that after news spread that COVID-19 palliatives were housed at Queen's Secondary school located inside WTC estate, residents stormed there in attempt to loot food items.   Security operatives stationed at the school reportedly fired shots to disperse the crowd. A stray bullet hit the young trader.   A shop owner in the area said that the deceased was not part of the mob that attempted to break into the school.   A graphic video posted by eyewitnesses shows the deceased gasping for breath before he passed away.   Sen. Chijinke Ugwuanyi...
Trailer falls on car at Cele busstop
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Trailer falls on car at Cele busstop

A trailer fell on a car at Cele bus stop on Friday, September 11. Fortunately, no life was lost, according to an eye witness.   Photos from the scene show that the trailer crushed the car but the front of the car was spared, making it possible for the driver to escape alive.   A crowd gathered shortly after the accident.   Below are photos from the scene.  
Death Still Lurks In Aso Rock, Speaks On Kashamu’s Death – Primate Ayodele
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Death Still Lurks In Aso Rock, Speaks On Kashamu’s Death – Primate Ayodele

The leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has sent a condolence message to the family of a former Senator, Buruji Kashamu, who died on Saturday as a result of COVID-19. Primate Ayodele described Kashamu’s death as shocking and a big loss to the country, Ogun State and his family. It will be recalled Primate Ayodele had warned that COVID-19 was out to kill influential and very important personalities. He had predicted: “This COVID-19 will not go either today or tomorrow. “If care is not taken, it may extend till next year. “More prominent people will still die of the virus.” Ayodele made this known some months ago following the spread of the pandemic to Nigeria. After the warning, President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyar...
Trump’s Tulsa rally draws smaller crowd
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Trump’s Tulsa rally draws smaller crowd

U.S. President Donald Trump’s attempt to revive his re-election campaign sputtered badly on Saturday night in Tulsa, Oklahoma as he attracted a far smaller crowd than his aides had promised him,. Then he delivered a disjointed speech that did not address the multiple crises facing the nation or scandals battering him in Washington, the New York Times reported. The weakness of Mr. Trump’s drawing power and political skills, in a state that voted for him overwhelmingly and in a format that he favours, raised new questions about his electoral prospects for a second term at a time when his poll numbers were already falling. Sparse crowd at Trump rally in Tulsa And rather than speak to the wide cross-section of Americans who say they are concerned about police violence and syste...
Mum who Survived Horrific Shooting now Lives With her Intestines Hanging Outside her Belly
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Mum who Survived Horrific Shooting now Lives With her Intestines Hanging Outside her Belly

A mother-of-two, Takieyah Reaves, from Newark, New Jersey, now lives with her intestines hanging out of her abdomen after surviving a horrific nightclub shooting. Reaves, 32, defied death in July 2017 to survive being shot twice on her stomach and right leg by a random attacker who sprayed bullets at a crowd of night clubbers, injuring three people.   One of the bullets tore her stomach wide open, and it was a miracle that she survived after undergoing intensive surgery to repair her damaged intestines. After doctors stitched her up, the size of the wound on her stomach made it impossible to close, forcing her to live with a gaping hole on her torso and with the inside of her intestines fully exposed. Her scar looks so big that some people even mistake it for a ...
Nigerians Crowd In front Of Tonto Dikeh’s Office For Relief Items
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Nigerians Crowd In front Of Tonto Dikeh’s Office For Relief Items

Some citizens of Nigeria have crowded at the entrance of the office of Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh for relief items. In an Instagram post made by Tonto Dikeh she stated that her office is owed down in the meantime due to the rise of the COVID-19 in Nigeria. She posted that she has been told that some Nigerians have crowded in front of her “Tonto Dikeh foundation” office for relief support from her but she announced that unfortunately, her office has been closed until further notice. According to her, her office has been closed because she doesn’t want to risk the lives of her staffs due to the outbreak of the COVID-19. She has therefore advised these people to stay home and be save.
Relaxing Lockdown Is A Colossal Mistake, Says Melaye
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Relaxing Lockdown Is A Colossal Mistake, Says Melaye

The former member representing Kogi west senatorial district in the upper chamber of the National Assembly, Dino Melaye says relaxation of the lockdown imposed on some of the States in the country is a colossal mistake. Speaking via his official Twitter handle, the former lawmaker shared a video of a mammoth crowd at Area 3 Abuja branch of both GTbank and Union bank. “Easing the lockdown is a colossal mistake. See GTbank and Union bank in Area 3 Abuja,” Melaye tweeted.
FG Vows to Prosecute Violators of Social Distancing Order and Use of Face Mask
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FG Vows to Prosecute Violators of Social Distancing Order and Use of Face Mask

The Presidential Taskforce on COVID19 says the government will prosecute anyone who henceforth violates the COVID19 advisories as the lockdown in Lagos and Abuja eased off today May 4th. Boss Mustapha, the chairman of the taskforce who spoke during the daily briefing of the team in Abuja, said the level of compliance to all the guidelines given prior to the ease of the lockdown, is unsatisfactory especially as regards social distancing and the use of mask. Making particular reference to the crowd witnessed in many banks today, Mustapha urged security agents to move in and carry out strict enforcement and ensure violators are prosecuted. ''The presidential taskforce has been monitoring the level of compliance with some of the measures and early observation shows lack of complia...
We Can’t Flog Those Who Came To Abba Kyari’s Burial – Garba Shehu
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We Can’t Flog Those Who Came To Abba Kyari’s Burial – Garba Shehu

The Presidency on Saturday said there was nothing it could do to bar the crowd who thronged the Gudu Cemetery, Abuja to pay their last respects to the late Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari. Speaking exclusively to Daily Independent, Mallam Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the President on Media and Publicity said they never invited the public to the funeral and couldn’t have invited soldiers to flog those who have come to pay their last respect to deceased. He added that in their bid to ensure crowd control and social distancing, the burial was delayed and they had to proceed as more people kept trooping to the cemetery. “Was there any invitation for the public to come for the burial? Go back to my Twitter handle and read what I posted. From 10a...
South African Rapper, AKA Lands on his Butt After Fans Refused to Catch him
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South African Rapper, AKA Lands on his Butt After Fans Refused to Catch him

A video currently trending online captures the moment South African rapper, AKA suffered a fall. The rapper fell down after he jumped into a crowd that refused to catch him during a performance. In the video, fans seen enjoying the rapper’s performance while he was on stage. Then he decided to jump into the crowd and it didn’t end well. Because the fan moved away and he landed on the ground. Furthermore, eyes witnesses said that the musician continued to perform while laying on the ground. Watch the video below: https://twitter.com/antigravitylite/status/1234233867365691392  
Several People Don’t Know What they Want, They Just do Follow Follow – Moyo Lawal
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Several People Don’t Know What they Want, They Just do Follow Follow – Moyo Lawal

Nollywood actress, Moyo Lawal has come out to say that several people do not know what they want in life. According to the actress, most people simply follow the crowd and they don’t know how to actually live their lives for themselves. She stated: ”As for me…. Happily married to My Amazing husband who is not “controlled by what will people say ” and understands that in this life, they are actually a few people who don’t want the same thing, majority wants …. …… …… #ML… P. S I have noticed that most people don’t even know what they want, they just follow the crowd .. Goodnight ”
Full Footage Of Eric Dier Jumping Into Crowd To Confront Spurs Fan Who Insulted His Brother
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Full Footage Of Eric Dier Jumping Into Crowd To Confront Spurs Fan Who Insulted His Brother

Full footage of Eric Dier jumping into the crowd at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium last night has emerged online. After Spurs were knocked out of the FA Cup by Norwich on penalties at the fifth round stag, a shocking video of Dier climbing into the stands begun to do the rounds on social media. And new, longer footage shows the England man walking off the pitch after the game before picking up pace and hurriedly leapt over the advertising boards before making his way up the West Stand lower tier. The fan in question appears to scurry away as an angry Dier approaches, with fans and stewards holding the England midfielder back. In the original video that first circulated, a close-up shot sees Dier yelling, "He's my brother," at the supporter. His manager, Jose Mourinho, would ...
Rude Boy, Paul Okoye Performs In Uganda, Excites Crowd
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Rude Boy, Paul Okoye Performs In Uganda, Excites Crowd

Paul okoye (a.k.a) 'king Rudy' performs in Uganda as he thrils crowd,it was a mad fun as fans troops out to watch him perform,the energy and vibes from the crowd is one of a kind. Paul okoye who just release a single 'take it' ft Bbnaija star 'mercy' has been one of the most trending music currently in Africa,as he promise to continue to give his fans good music. See video below
A Police Officer Stopped Prophet Odumeje from meeting Governor Ganduje
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A Police Officer Stopped Prophet Odumeje from meeting Governor Ganduje

A video which has gone viral online captured moment popular Anambra-based Pastor, Prophet Chukwuemeka Odumeje was stopped from meeting Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State during an event. Governor Ganduje was greeting some monarchs when Prophet Odumeje tried moving through the crowd to meet him. He was however blocked by a police officer. Here is the viral video below;
Halsey Stops her Performance to Scold fan who Screamed her ex-boyfriend G-Eazy’s Name During Miami Concert
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Halsey Stops her Performance to Scold fan who Screamed her ex-boyfriend G-Eazy’s Name During Miami Concert

Singer Halsey stopped her performance to scold a fan who screamed out her ex-boyfriend G-Eazy's name during her show. During Halsey's Super Bowl concert in Miami last night, and as the singer was trying to hype up the crowd and jump into her next set, a fan randomly shouted out her ex-boyfriend’s name. "G Eazy!" the male fan screamed multiple times and Halsey stopped, then turned towards the source of the noise to confront the fan. Halsey is then heard saying to the fan, "If you say G-Eazy one more f--king time I will kick your ass out of this party. I will kick your f--king ass out of this party! Test me! F--king test me! You wanna get out of the crowd?! Who was it? It's you? Who said G-Eazy?" After the show, Halsey took to her Instagram Story to write: "Don’t ever let som...
Two Children Rescued as Fire Guts Building in Ketu, Lagos
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Two Children Rescued as Fire Guts Building in Ketu, Lagos

A building in Ketu Lagos was engulfed in flames this evening.   The building, located at Ile-Ile bus stop, opposite Delta Crown in Ketu Lagos State had a huge crowd gathered in front of it as they helplessly looked at the house getting burnt. In a footage from the scene, spectators can be heard talking about a gas explosion, though this has not been confirmed. Two children were trapped in the burning apartment but they were eventually rescued and were rushed to a hospital for treatment.
15-year-old Coco Gauff Repeats Another Victory Against Venus Williams, at Australian Open
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15-year-old Coco Gauff Repeats Another Victory Against Venus Williams, at Australian Open

Coco Gauff has defeated tennis legend, Venus Williams, in the first round of the Australian Open The 15-year-old American sensation who first defeated Venus Williams in the first round on Wimbledon's Court Number One last summer, thrashed the seven-time Grand Slam champion 7-6 6-3 on her debut appearance at the Australian Open in Melbourne on Monday. After the game, the 39-year-old Venus who is ranked 55 in the world praised Gauff for her outstanding performance saying: 'She clearly wants it, works very hard, is extremely mature for her age,' said Williams. 'I think the sky's the limit for her.' And Gauff said afterwards: “I want to say thank you guys so much. You wer chanting my name. I only thought that would happen at the US Open. “For you guys to do that for me at the A...
Will Smith and Martins Lawrence Named Honorary Police Officers by Miami City Police Force
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Will Smith and Martins Lawrence Named Honorary Police Officers by Miami City Police Force

Hollywood actors, Will Smith and Martin Lawrence, ahead of the release of the new 'Bad Boys for Life' movie, were on Sunday honored by the Miami City Police Force for their outstanding contribution to the growth of the entertainment industry in Miami. Smith has lived and worked in Miami for almost half a century, and the Bad Boys movie Franchise has always been shot in Miami, hence the Miami city police force thought it wise to celebrate and honor Will Smith and Martin Lawrence, and handed them 'keys to the city' plaque and Miami police force badges while also granting them honorary police officer titles, roles they both played in the Bad Boys film. Smith took to Instagram to celebrate the achievement . He posted; “Been rockin’ with Miami for over 25 years and today me an...
Pope Francis Slapped An Unknown Woman’s Hand to Free Himself from her Grip
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Pope Francis Slapped An Unknown Woman’s Hand to Free Himself from her Grip

Leader of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis has been captured angrily smacking the hands of a woman who gripped his hands as he was happily greeting children and pilgrims in St. Peter's Square on Tuesday. The pope, 83,  was seen making his way to the Nativity scene at the center of Vatican City when a woman grabbed his hand and drew him towards her as he tried to walk away from the crowd. He became upset and slapped the woman's hand in to free himself from the woman's grip, even as he angrily shouted at the unknown woman. It's unclear what the woman was trying to tell the Pope but she made a sign of the cross before she reached for his hand. See the video below.
1000 Viewers Storm Anthony Joshua’s Family House In Sagamu, Ogun State
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1000 Viewers Storm Anthony Joshua’s Family House In Sagamu, Ogun State

Over a 1000 persons stormed the family compound of Anthony Joshua in Sagamu, Ogun State on Saturday night to watch his fight against Andy Ruiz. Apart from the Baba Josh Memorial hall that that was filled to the brim, a large crowd was also seen outside the hall. The mammoth crowd took over Cinema Street, where the hall is located causing a slow movement of vehicles on both sides of the road. While some fans sat on the fences of nearby buildings, others climbed vehicles and tricycles. Some of the viewers sat on the floor of the poorly-ventilated hall.
Mario Balotelli Kicks Ball Into Crowd, Walks Off Pitch After Racist Abuse
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Mario Balotelli Kicks Ball Into Crowd, Walks Off Pitch After Racist Abuse

Mario Balotelli played the ball into the crowd and almost stormed off the pitch after suffering racist abuse while playing for Brescia against Verona. Balotelli's Brescia team-mates and opponents rushed over to calm him down whilst the referee urged a statement to be read out on the speakers. He was eventually persuaded to return by his teammates. The referee also temporarily suspended the game in accordance with FIFA's protocol. Balotelli later finished the game, even scoring a consolation goal in the 84th minute to silence the crowd. Brescia fell to a 2-1 defeat against Verona, who picked up all three points thanks to goals from Eddie Salcedo and Matteo Pessina, but the vulgar racist abuse overshadowed the game.
Crowd Welcomes Mercy Eke In Owerri Under The Rain
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Crowd Welcomes Mercy Eke In Owerri Under The Rain

Big Brother Naija Winner and Millionaire Mercy Eke arrived her home town Owerri, Imo State and was welcomed by crowds awaiting her arrival in the rain. Mercy since since winning the big brother naija and becoming a millionaire has not gone to her home town and decide to do so today. Mercy who was escorted by her lover bird and boyfriend Ike storms owerri today and was welcomed by the massive crowd. The crowd that welcomes the 2019 Big Brother Naija winner "Lambo Mercy" as fans called her was really an intimidating one. Despite the heavy downpour, Owerri people still turned up with the rain, this is mad love Watch The Video Below   View this post on Instagram   #MercyHomeComing #mercyeke ar...
See The Crowd Sinach Pulled At Her Concert In Ghana
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See The Crowd Sinach Pulled At Her Concert In Ghana

Gospel singer, Sinach has shared pictures from her concert in Ghana which saw a huge turnout of crowd. Sharing on social media, Sinach stated that the event saw many young people give their life to Jesus Christ. The singer wrote: ”Last night was beyond our imagination as we saw thousands of young people come out to join us in worship! The presence and power of God was so strong as many lives were changed and we were left in tears at the glorious wonder of the love of Jesus. Many giving their lives to Christ! Thank you @erock_official and your team @ce_youthchurch for catching my heart and running with it! For every young person that declared the Word of God and prophesied with us; it’s a new level! Our lives are changed!! Here we go ….. in the overflow from our spirit with the speed...
Video: Taylow Swift wows the crowd with her performance at the MTV VMAs
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Video: Taylow Swift wows the crowd with her performance at the MTV VMAs

Taylor Swift gave an amazing performance at the 2019 MTV VMAs. The singer kicked off her performance with a rendition of You Need To Calm Down. She was in full pop star attire as she teamed a gold lame bodysuit with a sparkling pair of hot pants and little silver ankle boots. She also had a diverse team of backup dancers behind her. In line with the message of love and acceptance in her song, a rainbow arched over the back of the stage while holograms of the song's key lyrics popped across the stage. The words "Equality Act" also spanned across the screens. After You Need To Calm Down, Taylor took the stage with her guitar to perform the lead track of her new album Lover. Later on during an acceptance speech, Taylor urge fans to sign a petition advocating for the Equality ...
Algeria 3 Guinea 0: Mahrez strikes to seal quarter-final spot
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Algeria 3 Guinea 0: Mahrez strikes to seal quarter-final spot

Algeria will face either Ivory Coast or Mali in the Africa Cup of Nations last eight after seeing off Guinea in comfortable fashion. Riyad Mahrez scored a fine goal as Algeria beat Guinea 3-0 in the Africa Cup of Nations last 16. Djamel Belmadi's side, yet to concede a goal in the 2019 finals, made light work of their opponents in front of a sparse crowd in Cairo.
5 Lessons Every Youth Should Learn From The Naira Marley’s Case
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5 Lessons Every Youth Should Learn From The Naira Marley’s Case

Okay!! so Naira Marley has been in the news lately over his unabashed and unashamed support for Internet fraud. The whole thing started when he said on Instagram, “If you know about the history of slavery, you go know say, Yahoo no be crime“. That statement alone generated spines of controversies with several celebrities weighing in their opinions on the issue of Internet fraud. Weeks after, Naira Marley is cooling off in the confines of Ikoyi Prison. It started from being invited for questioning to spending several days at the EFCC detention facility together with Zlatan and three others and now he has been charged to court alone. As humans, we make mistakes, it now behoves on us to learn from our mistakes to achieve greater things. You might want to ask, what does this ...
Meet Aleph Abi Saad a.k.a Aleph (Read His Interview, You Will Love It)
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Meet Aleph Abi Saad a.k.a Aleph (Read His Interview, You Will Love It)

Aleph Abi Saad better known by his stage name Aleph, is a Lebanese pianist, composer, arranger and entrepreneur. He is the owner and Art Director of 8e Art Entertainment. Known for his many original works & Sold out concerts including grand festivals. Filling out the majestic Olympia de Paris at the tender age of 36, a feat few can attain to. A master in the world of Fusion music & a virtuoso on pianist known for his oriental touch. We present to you our interview with Aleph below:- 1. Tell us about your latest concept ‘Radio at the Symphony’? Radio at the Symphony has been a concept in my mind for a very long while now & it was a great pleasure to finally unveil the project at the Ghalboun International Festival to a sold out crowd. That night the crowd witne...
‘We have made real progress’ – Noble proud of West Ham season
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‘We have made real progress’ – Noble proud of West Ham season

The Hammers skipper is optimistic for the future after securing a top-ten finish in Manuel Pellegrini's first season in charge Mark Noble has revealed his pride at how far West Ham have progressed this season in a thank you message to the club's supporters. The 2017-18 campaign was a difficult season for the Irons both on and off the pitch. They continued to struggle to adjust to life at the London Stadium, with fans complaining about the atmosphere and how far away from the pitch they were due to the running track. There was also a divide between supporters and the club's board, with crowd unrest at their home game with Burnley resulting in several pitch invasions and a group of fans trying to get to owners David Gold and David Sullivan.
Just a Band singer, Blinky Bill parties with David Beckham in S.A
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Just a Band singer, Blinky Bill parties with David Beckham in S.A

Blinky Bill is having possibly his best year ever. The Just a Band singer just performed for a crowd that included David Beckham this past weekend. Yes, the man is international now! The singer and amazing super-producer is currently in South Africa where he got the rare chance to meet and perform for legendary English footballer, David Beckham in Jo’burg. Blinky was giddy about the experience and said so on his Instagram page. He wrote: 'BECKHAM STAYED FOR MY ENTIRE SET YESTERDAY AND ENJOYED IT, SAID I WASN’T TOO BAD FOR AN ARSENAL FAN. ? SUCH A GREAT NIGHT.' It also happened to be the night both Manchester United and Arsenal lost their respective Premier league matches to Man City and Wolves. Beckham used the opportunity to troll Blinky who is an Arsenal fan. His ...
Inter Milan held by Atalanta as Juve await coronation
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Inter Milan held by Atalanta as Juve await coronation

Atalanta — without suspended star striker Duvan Zapata — missed the chance to move fourth and into the Champions League berths at the expense of AC Milan who fell 2-1 at Juventus on Saturday. Inter are third on 57 points — a massive 27 points behind Juventus — with Milan five points adrift of their city rivals. Bergamo side Atalanta are equal on points with Milan but behind in fifth position on goal difference. Juventus will claim an eighth Serie A title — with a record seven games to spare — if second-placed Napoli slip up at their San Paulo Stadium. The Turin giants have a 21-point advantage on Napoli and have won both their direct clashes with Carlo Ancelotti’s side this season. In Milan, Icardi returned to the San Siro for the first time since a defeat to Bologna on Febr...
University Of Benin Alumni Protest Over Killing Of Kolade Johnson
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University Of Benin Alumni Protest Over Killing Of Kolade Johnson

Students and members of the University of Benin Alumni association are protesting over the killing of Kolade Johnson by operatives of the Nigerian police force. The protesting members took their protest to the state police headquarters in Benin-City, the Edo state capital to express their displeasure. Receiving the protesters on Thursday, the state police PRO, DSP Chidi Nwabuzor, urged them to remain peaceful and wait for justice to take its course. He noted that the police officers who perpetrated the act are already undergoing interrogation. Kolade’s death has stirred a lot of controversies which drew the attention  President Muhammadu Buhari and the Senate President, Bukola Saraki to react to the situation. The Presidency while condoling with the family of the victim expr...
At Least 24 Victims Rescued From Rubble Of Collapsed Building, Nine Dead
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At Least 24 Victims Rescued From Rubble Of Collapsed Building, Nine Dead

At least 24 victims, mostly children have been rescued from the rubbles of a three-story building which collapsed in the Ita Faji area of Lagos Island. The children, most of whom are pupils of a primary school located on the top floor of the building, were rescued by officials from emergency rescue agencies and residents of the area, as hundreds swarmed the site. They were immediately rushed to the Lagos General Hospital, Marina, where some parents anxiously trooped in to confirm if their children were fine. As rescue operations continued, Channels Television spotted a pupil covered in dust, being pulled from the rubble to a cheering crowd. Nine persons have, however, been confirmed dead as officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), National Emergency ...
Polls Open in Nigerian Election
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Polls Open in Nigerian Election

Nigerians began voting for a new president on Saturday, after a week-long delay that has raised political tempers, sparked conspiracy claims and stoked fears of violence. President Muhammadu Buhari was one of the first in the queue when the nearly 120,000 polling stations began opening at 0700 GMT. He voted in his hometown of Daura, in northwest Nigeria. Buhari, 76, of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) party was accompanied by his wife, Aisha, and surrounded by a crowd of supporters. As he emerged from the polling booth, he was asked whether he was confident of winning. “I will congratulate myself. I’m going to be the winner,” he told reporters. Buhari is seeking a second term of office but is facing a strong challenge from Atiku Abubakar, a former vice-president from ...
Why The Crowd That Welcomed Atiku In Kano Means Nothing – Midolian
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Why The Crowd That Welcomed Atiku In Kano Means Nothing – Midolian

1. The crowd is nothing compared with the crowd that welcomed Buhari 2. The capacity of the campaign venue is a maximum of 40,000. If out of the millions of registered voters in Kano, a meagre 40,000 came to grace the rally, it shouldn’t mean anything to those who use reason. 3. Assuming #5000 was given to each person at the campaign venue (as alleged in some quarters and confirmed by some people in the Kwankwasiyyah group), a piffling sum of #200,000,000 would have been more than enough to gather such crowd. I call this piffling not because I am wealthy but because Atiku spent much more than that during the PDP presidential primaries. He was confirmed to have given each delegate $5,000. Atiku got a total number of 1,532 votes during the PDP presidential primaries, so I will be ...
‘Use The Same Energy To Vote’ – Adekunle Gold Reacts To Crowd At BBNaija Audition
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‘Use The Same Energy To Vote’ – Adekunle Gold Reacts To Crowd At BBNaija Audition

Singer Adekunle Gold has taken to his social media space to react to the size of the crowd that turned up for auditions into the Big brother naija house. He said he hopes they use the same energy and desperation to vote in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. I’ve just seen pictures & videos of #BBN auditions in different cities, Blown away by the size of the crowd. Now let’s use the same energy and same desperation to vote. — AG (@adekunleGOLD) February 1, 2019
Massive Crowd That Welcomed Buhari To Kano State, Making It Almost Impossible For His Car To Move
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Massive Crowd That Welcomed Buhari To Kano State, Making It Almost Impossible For His Car To Move

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in Kano State as he continues his nationwide campaign towards his re-election bid as Nigeria’s president. The president was received in Kano state by a large crowd of supporters who lined the streets to catch a glimpse of their hero. The crowd so thronged the President’s convoy that it was almost impossible for the cars to move. Naija News reports that Kano state is one of the major battle grounds for the presidential elections as it has a large population of voters who could swing victory in favour of their preferred candidate. Mr. Buhari is the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress. See some pictures from the stadium as well.
Woman Who Gave Birth On PDP Campaign Ground Gets N2million
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Woman Who Gave Birth On PDP Campaign Ground Gets N2million

A woman who have birth at a PDP campaign rally in Delta State has been gifted with Million by members of the political party. The woman, Odiri Benjamin, of Ward 10, Unit 7 in Ekaka village of Kokori, was on ground at the rally to welcome Governor Ifeanyi Okowa when she had contraction. She later gave birth to a baby girl which was delivered by the medical team of the governor that was present. The PDP members described the birth of the baby girl at the campaign ground as an indication of victory for the party in next month’s elections. Governor Ifeanyi Okowa who addressed the crowd also described the birth of the baby girl as an indication of victory for the PDP at all levels.
Osinbajo Meets Hausa Community Leader In Lagos
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Osinbajo Meets Hausa Community Leader In Lagos

Osinbajo meets Hausa community leader in Lagos The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday took his door-to-door campaign to the Hausa commuity leader of Agege, Alhaji Musa  Dogonkadai. Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo (middle); Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (left) and APC Governorship Candidate, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (right), acknowledging cheers from Market Men and Women during the launch of the TraderMoni Scheme in Ketu, Bariga and Oshodi Markets in Lagos, on Monday, November 5, 2018. The leader, who doubles as the Chairman of the Chieftaincy Council of Arewa in Lagos State, alongside members of his council, received the vice president amidst fanfare in his palace in Agege. The vice president who arrived at the palace at about 4 p.m., was greeted by a large...