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Veteran broadcaster Bisi Olatilo debunks rumors of his death
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Veteran broadcaster Bisi Olatilo debunks rumors of his death

Veteran broadcaster Bisi Olatilo has appeared in a video to debunk rumour that he died of COVID-19 complications. It comes amid social media reports that the 67-year-old had succumbed to the coronavirus. Speaking in a video recorded in a hospital, Mr Olatilo confirmed he was receiving treatment for COVID and that doctors were working to ensure he comes out well. The polyglot also thanked Pastor Wole Oladiyun and all who have been praying for him. Finally, he thanked his 63-year-old wife Sade Olatilo with whom he plans to celebrate 40 years of marriage in 2021. “What can I do without my wife?” he asked. Rumour that Olatilo had died began spreading alongside reports that another socialite Bolu Akin-Olugbade had died of the COVID. Mr Akin-Olugbade’s death has however ...
I’m not about to become anyone’s 7th wife – Chika Ike debunks rumours on marrying Regina Daniels’ husband, Ned Nwoko
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I’m not about to become anyone’s 7th wife – Chika Ike debunks rumours on marrying Regina Daniels’ husband, Ned Nwoko

Nollywood actress, Chika Ike has reacted to rumours of dating her colleague Regina Daniels' husband, Ned Nwoko. The rumour came off a viral video in which it was alleged that Regina Daniels' mother, Rita threatened to go spiritual if Chika Ike does not stop trying to snatch her daughter's husband. Reacting to the rumour in a question and answer session with her fans on social media, Chika Ike denied dating Ned Nwoko and said that she is not ready to become any man's 7th wife. Here's the post below;  
Actor, Chiwetalu Agu Debunks Death Rumour, Says He’s Hale And Hearty
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Actor, Chiwetalu Agu Debunks Death Rumour, Says He’s Hale And Hearty

Nollywood legendary actor, Chiwetalu Agu has reacted to viral reports circulating on social media claiming he is critically ill and in need of financial assistance. Nigerian actor, Chiwetalu Agu The actor took to his Instagram page to debunk the reports. Agu wrote; “Good morning my people ❤️ Please disregard any foolish post on Facebook by anybody saying am SICK and SOLICITING for MONEY, I’m in a perfect good health condition, I will never ask anybody for A DIME neither am I on FACEBOOK. Signed Chief Chiwetalu Agu.” See the full post below:
LASG Debunks List Of Restricted Routes For Keke Marwa And Okadas
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LASG Debunks List Of Restricted Routes For Keke Marwa And Okadas

The Lagos State Government has not taken a definite action on the operations of commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles, popularly known as Keke Marwa on some routes across the State. A statement signed by Gbenga Omotoso, Commissioner for Information and Strategy and made available to OpenLife says contrary to the news in circulation on the list of restricted areas, especially on the social media, purporting that the government has banned Okada and Keke Marwa on some routes, the government declared that no such action has been taken, adding that the list is false and unofficial. It should be disregarded. According to the state government, a definite position on the issue will soon be made public through the official media channels of the government. Commissioner for Infor...
Laolu Akande Debunks List Of Sacked Osinbajo’s Aides
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Laolu Akande Debunks List Of Sacked Osinbajo’s Aides

The needless scuffle btw a villa accredited photographer, Mr. Adeshida & one of our security aides earlier today has since been resolved. Incident is regretted & I have apologized to him for any embarrassment caused. Also, a list circulating in the media on d so-called sacked ... ...presidential aides is not genuine and ought to be ignored.
Anambra State Govt Debunks Media Report on Evil Spirit in Govt House Awka
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Anambra State Govt Debunks Media Report on Evil Spirit in Govt House Awka

Our attention has been drawn to the false and malicious report in the media attributed to the Governor of Anambra State, His Excellency, Chief Willie Obiano, claiming that evil spirits had invaded Government House, Awka. That report is totally untrue, mischievous and misleading. It should therefore be ignored by the general public. The first thing to note is that Governor Obiano was not anywhere near the venue of the Prayer Rally event where the report claimed the statement was made. The second thing is that investigation has shown that the comment is a mischievous interpretation of a prayer point raised by Rt Rev. Prosper Amah of Ogbaru Diocese of the Anglican Communion while praying against the challenges facing the nation in general and Anambra State in particular with referenc...
Group Debunks Tinubu 2019 Presidential Ambition Declaration On October 1
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Group Debunks Tinubu 2019 Presidential Ambition Declaration On October 1

The National Convener of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Crusade Organization (ABATCO) has described the online publication claiming that Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu may kick start 2023 presidential campaign on October 1st as false and untrue. The Group described the twisting of event slated for 1st of October, 2019 in Oshodi Isolo Local Government Area of Lagos as mischievous acts capable of heating up the polity in the nation. The National Convener of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Crusade Organization (ABATCO), Comrade Ayeni Oluwaseun Samuel clarified in a statement in Lagos that the programme for the day is aimed at holding a public lecture to discuss on the struggle for True Federalism; Perspectives, Problems, and Prospects. Ayeni, was of the opinion that the Independence Day Lecture ...
“We’re Fine” – Stefflon Don Debunks Breakup Rumours With Burna Boy
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“We’re Fine” – Stefflon Don Debunks Breakup Rumours With Burna Boy

US singer, Stefflon Don have Debunked breakup rumours between her and Nigerian afro star, Burna Boy as reported by Instablog9ja. The Nigerian Instagram blog quoted and inside source which claimed that Burna Boy have moved on with his Gambian ex girlfriend who is also an actress, Princess Shyngle sharing a FaceTime video between the two as a proof. However Steff posted on her Instagram story minutes ago that the videos are old and all is fine with them. See her posts below
Nigeria’s Tallest Man, Agoro Afeez Debunks Marriage Rumours
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Nigeria’s Tallest Man, Agoro Afeez Debunks Marriage Rumours

The tallest man in Nigeria, Agoro Afeez has denied the news going on social media that he just got married. He made the declaration via facebook that the pictures trending is not a wedding ceremony but a mere function he was invited to. He said: Please disregard the pictures about my marriage, Not real, I was at a function on Saturday wearing aso ebi.” It wad later gathered that the trending pictures of him and the lady named Adewuyi Olufunke popped out as a result of his invitation to Yinkyem School during 2019 Yinkyem funfair/community impact tagged as ‘project Smile’. Both of them are seen wearing the same attire which later got the attention of people in a wrong way and triggered different congratulatory messages.
Davido Debunks Rumor Of Ubi Franklin Scamming Him And Chioma
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Davido Debunks Rumor Of Ubi Franklin Scamming Him And Chioma

Singer Davido has put to rest reports about Triple MG boss, Ubi Franklin scamming him and his girlfriend Chioma of millions. According to the news, Ubi scammed them of millions from Chioma's cooking show, and she wants to sue him. Well, according to Davido, the news is False.
FG Debunks Ebola Rumour In Nigeria
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FG Debunks Ebola Rumour In Nigeria

The Federal Government has debunked rumour making the rounds in the social media of purported case of Ebola Virus Disease in the country. Debunking the story, the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Mr. Abdullaziz Mashi Abdullahi, urged members of the public to disregard the rumour and discourage the circulation of any unverified information, which he said, could cause harm to innocent people and unnecessary panic among the citizens. He also assured that since the reports of outbreak of EVD in the Democratic Republic of Congo, heightened surveillance had been on-going at the various points of entry by officials of the Port Health Services division of the Ministry to prevent importation into Nigeria. To this effect, he said every sick passenger has been properly sc...
Tonto Dikeh Debunks Reports Saying She Can’t Marry An Igbo Man
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Tonto Dikeh Debunks Reports Saying She Can’t Marry An Igbo Man

Controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, has slammed a 2012 report that she said she cannot marry an Igbo man. According to the mother of one, she never granted such interview, as she is partically an Igbo woman. Read her disclaimer below... "DISSCLAIMER:- I HAVE HEARD AND READ A COUPLE OF TIMES ABOUT THIS TOPIC AND I AM ACTUALLY TOTALLY SHOCKED AT THIS!! #I HAVE NEVER GRANTED AN INTERVIEW SAYING SUCH NONSENSE,I AM PARTICALLY FROM IGBO! #I ALWAYS SAID IT YEARS BACK I DIDNT HAVE ANY FACEBOOK ACCOUNT AND ANYTHING AT THAT TIME THAT CAME FROM FACEBOOK UNDER MY NAME WAS NOT FROM ME #I ONLY JUST JOINED FACEBOOK FEW YEARS AGO ALSO I MADE A DISSCLAIMER 8YEARS AGO ON TWITTER ABOUT THIS ISSUE!! #ALSO AS SAID BY THE INVISIBLE TONTO THAT I WAS RAISED BY A POOR FATHER AND HAD TO ...
Churchill Debunks Granting Recent Interview As Toast TV Says Its 9 Months Ago
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Churchill Debunks Granting Recent Interview As Toast TV Says Its 9 Months Ago

The recent controversies and reactions thrilling the response of Actress Tonto Dikeh to an interview granted by her Ex-husband, Dr. Olakunle Churchill, with Toast TV have been dissaproved as not recent. [i]According to Toast Media Director Mr. Kingsley Eze, he noted that the interview was granted about 9months ago and but was uploaded a month ago on Toast TV Youtube platform. He further stated that the interview was aimed at promoting the philanthropic capacity of Churchill, his business across boards and his contributions to human development and capacity building.[/i] The Toast Media Director stressed that the 45minutes exclusive interview anchored has been misunderstood, especially with information mongers twisting reactions to attract readership, as they narrowed concentratio...
Channels TV Presenter, Maupe, Debunks Claims That Kadaria Ahmed Is No More A Muslim
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Channels TV Presenter, Maupe, Debunks Claims That Kadaria Ahmed Is No More A Muslim

Channels TV presenter, Maupe Ogun has come to the defence of journalist Kadaria Ahmed after a man claimed she has stopped being a Muslim. The man identified as Amb. Abdulrahman Yahaya also made a public threat on Twitter where he described the journalist as a walking corpse for converting from Islam to Christianity. In his words: “Kadaria, you converted to Christianity in London. I was appalled when I heard her describing herself as a passionate citizen of Zamfara. By Islamic tenets, Kadaria is a walking corps, she’s supposed to have been killed as an apostate. She’s a condemned soul”. Reacting to the allegation, Maupe Ogun labeled it as an attempted at shifting attention from the struggle Kadaria Ahmed was pushing against the loss of lives in Zamfara state. She tweeted: I am v...
Churchill’s Lawyer Debunks Fake Judgement On Child Custody After Investigation
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Churchill’s Lawyer Debunks Fake Judgement On Child Custody After Investigation

OLAKUNLE CHURCHILL LEGAL TEAM DEBUNKS FAKE JUDGEMENT ON CHILD CUSTODY CLAIM AND BLACKMAILS AFTER LEGAL INVESTIGATION. Olakunle Churchill has reacted to the false publication of an alleged judgement by a customary court in Abuja granting his Ex wife, Actress Tonto Dikeh full custody of their son on 4th March. He made this reaction after an in-depth investigation through a notice of disclaimer issued by his legal team, stating that there was no court of such or judgment by the alleged customary court. According to the disclaimer, the alleged false judgement by a customary court in Abuja is false and the publication by a questionable online platform "Cutie Juls" blog as regards the false court judgement was supposedly sponsored by the Actress which is baseless and lacks substantial evid...
SSA To Justice Onnoghen Debunks Rumoured EFCC Raid On Cjn’s Residence
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SSA To Justice Onnoghen Debunks Rumoured EFCC Raid On Cjn’s Residence

The Senior Special Adviser (SSA) to the embattled Chief Justice of Nigeria, Awassam Bassey, JP has debunked the rumour making the round that the Abuja Home of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Honourable Justice Walter Onnoghen, has been raided by Security Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). Suanu's Blog had earlier reported the alleged raid following a disclosure by a PDP chieftain, Femi Fani-Kayode. However, Mr.Bassey in a telephone interview with TheNigerialawyer said that the report is not true. He stressed that, the FFCC has not invaded the home of the Justice, and that it could probably be a plan, but not yet effected to his knowledge.
Amosun Declares Support For Buhari, Debunks Defection Rumours
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Amosun Declares Support For Buhari, Debunks Defection Rumours

The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has debunked the rumours making the rounds that he plans to defect from the ruling All Progressives Congress to another party over the recent controversial primaries held in the state. Amosun also declared support for President Muhammadu Buhari re-election. He debunked the rumours on Tuesday in a press statement written and signed by the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Otunba Adedayo Adeneye. He described the news report in a section of the media as a figment of the imagination of the writer(s). The governor wondered how he could be expected to quit a house he jointly built with other patriots. The statement reads in part, “It is true that enormous pressure was brought to bear on Governor Amosun to move t...
Ambode Debunks Alleged Viral Reports Of Endorsing Sanwo-olu
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Ambode Debunks Alleged Viral Reports Of Endorsing Sanwo-olu

Following the viral report alleging that the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has personally dumped his ambition to seek a second term in office, the Governor has distanced himself from the report saying it is falsehood. In a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Habib Aruna, he noted that there is no iota of truth in the report adding that the message did not emanate from the Governor. According to Aruna; “My attention has been drawn to a falsehood spreading across social media platforms on the endorsement of a candidate for the Lagos State Governorship position by His Excellency, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. “There is no iota of truth in the said statement and it did not emanate from the Governor or his office. We are not oblivious of ...
Naomi Campbell Debunks Wizkid Love Relationship Rumour
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Naomi Campbell Debunks Wizkid Love Relationship Rumour

And just after Super model, Naomi Campbell turned up for the GQ event with Nigerian music star, Wizkid, there's been a rumour that they are now an item. However Naomi Campbell who debunked the rumour in a 'thank you' tweet to Wizkid, revealed that the StarBoy Records Boss is in the brother zone. Here is her tweet below; Thank you for being by my side baby wiz @wizkidayo love you brother @BritishGQ  
Frank Edwards Debunks Don Moen Death Rumors
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Frank Edwards Debunks Don Moen Death Rumors

Contrary to widespread rumours, Don Moen, American gospel singer-songwriter, is not dead. Fans of the well-known evangelist received news of his alleged demise via an article written by Houston Chronicle, claiming the singer died after a short illness. The website broke the news early Wednesday morning saying the family confirmed he had died barely hours after he was rushed to the General Acute Care Hospital. The website also claimed that he “battled stomach pain”. Frank Edwards, Nigerian gospel singer, reached out to the legendary minister and his son in a bid to shut down the rumours. He subsequently took to his Instagram page, changing his display picture to that of Moen, to set the story right. He called on bloggers to confirm stories before going ahead to publish. ...