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Uganda Election: Bobi Wine Rejects Results, Declares Himself “President-Elect”
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Uganda Election: Bobi Wine Rejects Results, Declares Himself “President-Elect”

Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu (popularly known as, Bobi Wine), the National Unity Platform's flagbearer has rejected early results from the January 14 Uganda Presidential Elections. With 29.4% of votes from Thursday’s ballot counted, Museveni had won 1,852,263 votes, or 63.9%, while opposition candidate Bobi Wine had 821,874 (28.4%). The 76-year-old President Yoweri Kaguta Tibuhaburwa Museveni of the National Resistance Movement says he is standing for stability, calling Kyagulanyi "a product of the West." He has pledged to concede if the election remains free and fair. The 'former' Freedom fighter Museveni, took over office on January 29, 1986 through armed uprising and returned the country to democratic mandate in 1996, winning and commencing his first of five terms. His ...
INEC Declares PDP Winner Of Cross River North Bye-Elections
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INEC Declares PDP Winner Of Cross River North Bye-Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, Sunday declared the candidate of People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Dr Stephen Odey, winner of Saturday’s Cross River north Senatorial by-elections. While PDP candidate Mrs Maria Akwaji also emerged victorious at the Obudu State Constituency by-elections. The Collation Officer for the senatorial by-election, Prof. Ameh Akoh of Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ikwo, Ebonyi State, who announced the result said, the PDP candidate, Dr Stephen Odey scored 129,207 votes to defeat other Eight contestants. According to him, the candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr Joe Agi (SAN) scored 19,165 votes to place second while African Democratic Congress, Mr Gregory Agam came third with 388 votes among others. ALSO READ: Laughter,...
Eid-ul-Mawlid: FG Declares Thursday, October 29 Public Holiday
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Eid-ul-Mawlid: FG Declares Thursday, October 29 Public Holiday

The FG has declared Thursday October 29, 2020 as Public Holiday to mark this year's Eidul-Mawlid Celebration in commemoration of the birth of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola (@raufaregbesola) who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, congratulated the Muslim faithful both at home and abroad for witnessing this year's occasion. He enjoined them to imbibe the spirit of love, patience and perseverance which are the virtues of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him), adding that doing so would guarantee peace and security in the country. The Minister admonished Muslims to follow the teaching of the Holy Quran in Chapter 4 Verse 59 which says: “O you who believe! Obey God and obey the Messenger, a...
Ben Ayade Declares Curfew In Cross River State
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Ben Ayade Declares Curfew In Cross River State

The governor of Cross River, Professor Ben Ayade on Friday imposed a 24-hour curfew following the hijacking of the peaceful protest against police brutality in the state by hoodlums. Hoodlums, residents also broke into a government-owned warehouse at No 1 Bishop Moynah Street, Calabar, State housing estate. In a statement signed by the governor’s Special Adviser on Media & Publicity, Mr Christian Ita said following the hijacking of the peaceful protest against police brutality in the state by hoodlums, the state governor, Sir Ben Ayade has declared a 24-hr curfew in the state starting from 6 pm on Friday, October 23, 2020. “Following the hijacking of the peaceful protest against police brutality in the state by hoodlums, the state governor, Sir Ben Ayade has imposed a 24-h...
EndSARS: Ekiti Declares 24-Hour Curfew
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EndSARS: Ekiti Declares 24-Hour Curfew

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has imposed a 24-hour curfew on the state effective from 10pm on Tuesday (today). Fayemi said the curfew followed the state government’s observation “with growing concern how the ENDSARS protest, which started as a peaceful protest against police brutality by youths in Ekiti State, has been hijacked by some hoodlums.” He said, “The hoodlums have capitalised on the ENDSARS protest to rape, assault, rob and extort innocent citizens across the State. These are in addition to the wanton destruction of properties, particularly private properties.” The governor, in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Biodun Oyebanji, on Tuesday titled, ‘Fayemi imposes 24-hour curfew on Ekiti, said, “Government is concerned that if this sta...
EndSARS: Edo State Declares 24-Hour Curfew
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EndSARS: Edo State Declares 24-Hour Curfew

The Edo State Government hereby imposes a 24-hour curfew across the state till further notice. The curfew is to take effect from 4pm, today, October 19, 2020. This decision has become necessary because of the very disturbing incidents of vandalism and attacks on private individuals and institutions by hoodlums in the guise of #EndSARS protesters. While the government of Edo State respects the rights of its citizens to undertake legitimate protests, it cannot sit idly when hoodlums have taken laws into their hands to cause mayhem on innocent citizens and the state. By the directive, schools and businesses are to shutdown activities accordingly. Those who cannot move safely are to stay put between now and 4pm till calmness is restored.5. Parents are advised to rein in their ...
Segun Awosanya (Segalink) Withdraws From EndSARS, Declares Movement An Insurrection
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Segun Awosanya (Segalink) Withdraws From EndSARS, Declares Movement An Insurrection

Segun ‘Sega’ Awosanya, a social activist who mainstreamed the campaign against police brutality in 2017, has pulled out of the ongoing #EndSARS agitation, declaring the movement fueling it as gunning for insurrection. Mr. Awosanya’s declaration, sent to Peoples Gazette Sunday afternoon, could prove pivotal in the ongoing campaign that has defied government’s tactics to be shut down — as protesters insist a lasting solution must be implemented against decades of police ruthlessness before they back down. “Staging coordinated attacks on prominent reform advocates and then using a credible advocacy’s campaign to raise funds through an unregistered NGO, threatening the integrity of our nation and gunning for youth insurrection in the name of #EndSARS,” Mr. Awosanya said. “Is this eve...
PDP Declares Amaechi Politically Dead As Another APC Chieftain Defects To PDP
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PDP Declares Amaechi Politically Dead As Another APC Chieftain Defects To PDP

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, Dr. Sampson Parker, has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. Dr.Parker, former Commissioner of Health in the Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi administration, led over 2,000 of his supporters from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at Okochiri in Okrika Local Government Area on Sunday. Excited by his return to the PDP, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike while speaking at the event announced the award of the second phase of Okochiri Internal Roads in Okrika Local Government Area for the people of Krikese Kingdom. A statement from Information Commissioner, Paulinus Nsirim on Sunday added that Gov.Wike also announced the award of the reclamation of 25 hectares of ...
Kaduna State Declares Public Holiday To Mourn Emir Of Zazzau, Shehu Idris
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Kaduna State Declares Public Holiday To Mourn Emir Of Zazzau, Shehu Idris

The Kaduna State Government has declared Wednesday, September 23, 2020 as public holiday to mourn the late Emir of Zazzau, Alh. (Dr.) Shehu Idris. This was as the Kaduna government announced three days of mourning for the late emir starting from Monday Sept. 21 to Wednesday 23rd Sept. MCI had on Sunday reported the death of the Zazzau emir, at age 84. The monarch spent 45 years on the throne having ascended to the throne in 1975 at the age of 36. In a statement made available Monday, signed by Muyiwa Adekeye, spokesman to the Governor, he said, "residents are to use this period to pray for his gentle soul." "Public offices will open as normal and official functions are expected to continue on Monday and Tuesday, while there will be a public holiday on Wednesday to honour hi...
INEC Declares Obaseki Winner Of Edo Governorship Election 2020
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INEC Declares Obaseki Winner Of Edo Governorship Election 2020

Godwin Obaseki of People’s Democratic Party has been declared winner of the Edo State governorship election held on Saturday. Obaseki polled a total of 307, 955 votes to defeat All Progressives Congress’s Osagie Ize-Iyamu, Iyamu who got 223, 619 votes. See full Results here
Kanye West Urinates On Grammy, Declares ‘Black Masters Matter’
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Kanye West Urinates On Grammy, Declares ‘Black Masters Matter’

Kanye URINATES on Grammy, declares 'Black Masters Matter' and says he 'can't be muted or cancelled' after comparing the music industry to a slave ship and vowing not to release songs until he's freed from Universal and Sony contracts - Kanye West shared shocking footage of himself urinating on a Grammy Award on Wednesday - The rapper is enraged that most artists do not own their masters (the rights to their own work), and has been savaging the structure of the music industry - West wants to buy his masters from Universal, and is trying to get out of his contract with the label - He has vowed not to make new music until he owns his masters and is freed from various contracts he has signed over the years West's masters are likely worth hundreds of millions of dollars - Last year, Tay...
FG Declares September 16 As National Identity day
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FG Declares September 16 As National Identity day

The Federal Government has declared Sept. 16 as National Identity Day and has supported the enrolment of Nigerians for Digital Identity (ID) across the country. Dr Isa Pantami, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, said this in a statement signed by Mrs Uwa Suleiman, his spokesperson on Tuesday, in Abuja. Pantami reminded Nigerians of the importance of digital identity, adding that the ministry was developing the right policy environment to support enrolment for digital IDs in the country. He said that the celebration of the National Identity Day would take place virtually, adding that digital IDs play critical roles in the development of digital economies, as they were often called the fabrics of the digital economies. Pantami also stressed that the importance of...
FG Declares JOHESU Strike Unnecessary
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FG Declares JOHESU Strike Unnecessary

The Federal Government, Sunday, described the strike declared by the Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly of Health Care Professionals, JOHESU as unnecessary, ill-timed and illegal. The government said its commitment to the health sector was manifest and irrevocable. The health workers had declared strike starting from 11:59p.m., on Sunday, September 13, over the inability of the Federal Government to meet their demands. However, the government has directed various unions under JOHESU not to go ahead with the strike, saying the Ministry of Labour and Employment had apprehended the dispute with the conciliation initiated on Thursday, September 9, which was still ongoing. A statement by the Deputy Director, Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of Labour and Employmen...
2023: Soso Soberekon Declares Interest To Run For Governor In Rivers State
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2023: Soso Soberekon Declares Interest To Run For Governor In Rivers State

Music executive, Soso Soberekon, has declared interest to run for governor of Rivers state come 2023. Soso shared the poster above on his IG page on Tuesday September 1, with the caption ''With love for our State and a fierce commitment to a vision of rapid progress for indigenes of Rivers State and following wide-ranging consultations, I offer myself to serve you as Governor. I therefore intend to be a candidate in the 2023 Gubernatorial election. I seek the opportunity to offer our State visionary, purposeful, competent leadership to build our future. The time is now we can do it. God bless'' He has however not disclosed the party he would be running on.
Cristiano Ronaldo Declares Ambition For Next Season
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Cristiano Ronaldo Declares Ambition For Next Season

Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo said Thursday that his “spirit and ambition were as high as ever” as he strives to “break records and conquer the world” next season. Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo said Thursday that his “spirit and ambition were as high as ever” as he strives to “break records and conquer the world” next season. The Portuguese forward won his second ‘Scudetto’ with Juventus, but despite his double against Lyon the Italian giants exited the Champions League to the French club in the last 16. “As I’m getting ready for my third season as a ‘Bianconero’, my spirit and ambition are as high as ever,” the 35-year-old wrote on Instagram. “Goals. Victories. Commitment. Dedication. Professionalism. “With all my strength and with the precious help from my teammat...
APC Chairman In Ado-Ekiti, Micheal Akinleye Declares Ajimobi’s Appointment Illegal, Threatens Lawsuit
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APC Chairman In Ado-Ekiti, Micheal Akinleye Declares Ajimobi’s Appointment Illegal, Threatens Lawsuit

Micheal Akinleye, Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ado Ekiti Local Government, has threatened legal action against the appointment of Abiola Ajimobi as Acting National Chairman. This was contained in a letter on Wednesday to the National Working Committee (NWC) through his counsel, Tunde Oke. He called the NWC’s appointment of the former Oyo State Governor as “outright nullity and contempt of court”. Akinleye reminded the NWC that there is a pending case with suit No. FHC/AD/CS/8/2020 before the Federal High Court in Ado-Ekiti. He said the suit prayed against any nomination of anyone to fill the Deputy National Chairman position Ajimobi holds and that the case was ongoing Among others reliefs, the suit prayed that the office should be filled in accordance w...
“A Major Blessing” – BBNaija Star, Ike Onyema openly declares his love for Mercy Lambo
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“A Major Blessing” – BBNaija Star, Ike Onyema openly declares his love for Mercy Lambo

Reality Tv Star and Ex-BBNaija housemate, Ike Onyema is head over heels for his girlfriend, Mercy Eke as he has taken to his Twitter page to profess his love for her. MCI recalls Mercy recently said she felt disrespected by her man and colleague, Tacha during the Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem reunion show. Taking to Twitter on Tuesday, Ike publicly declared and reaffirmed his love for his girlfriend. The model tweeted; “Mercy I love you. Definitely A Major Blessing #IkeIsBlessed” See full post  
Amaechi Loses As Court Declares Igo Aguma From Rival Faction Rivers APC Chairman
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Amaechi Loses As Court Declares Igo Aguma From Rival Faction Rivers APC Chairman

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi lost out again in the crisis bedevilling the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, as a high court in the state on Tuesday declared Igo Aguma, of a rival faction, the acting chairman of the party in the state. The APC has barred its members from appealing the judgement. Mr Aguma belongs to a faction of the APC in Rivers that is loyal to Magnus Abe, a former governorship aspirant in the state. Mr Amaechi is a former governor of Rivers and one of APC’s most influential leaders, but he has been having it tough getting the APC in Rivers to unite in the party’s quest to wrestle power from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the oil-rich state. The protracted crisis in the party prompted the court to declare that the APC did...
FG Declares June 12 Public Holiday, To Mark Democracy Day
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FG Declares June 12 Public Holiday, To Mark Democracy Day

The Federal Government has declared Friday, June 12, 2020 as public holiday to mark this year’s Democracy Day Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by his Permanent Secretary and congratulated Nigerians at home and abroad for the entrenchment of democratic rule in the country. Aregbesola commended the heroes of democracy for their dogged determination and sacrifice which gave birth to Democratic Governance in Nigeria. He then appealed to all Nigerians to cherish these selfless efforts and collaborate with the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Administration to ensure the realization of the democratic ideals which these Patriots fought for, with their lives. The Minister who reassure...
Nnamdi Kanu Reacts As Miyetti Allah Declares Fulani Will Rule Nigeria Forever
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Nnamdi Kanu Reacts As Miyetti Allah Declares Fulani Will Rule Nigeria Forever

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has reacted to the declaration made by the National President of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Bello Abdullahi Bodejo, that the Fulani own Nigeria and will rule the country forever. Kanu said that his group, the IPOB, had for years warned, screamed and worked tirelessly to let the whole world know what is happening now and about to happen but they (Kanu and his followers) were ignored, insulted, spat at and ridiculed. Abdullahi had in an interview at the weekend also disclosed that his organisation had concluded arrangements to flag-off its own security outfit which would be deployed across the country. The Fulani leader had said that no one can drive away his people from any part of the country because “They produced Nig...
Naira Marley Declares Today, May 30 As Marlians Day And Vows To Entertain Fans With Online Concert
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Naira Marley Declares Today, May 30 As Marlians Day And Vows To Entertain Fans With Online Concert

Some few days ago, Naira Marley declared May 30 as MARLIANS DAY and he revealed that he is going to entertain his fans. As promised he is set to hold one of the biggest concerts during this lockdown period on his social media platforms. His fans are also charged up and look set to have a thrilling encounter with their president who has vowed to make them ‘high’. The concert which is a virtual concert will be live on Facebook and YouTube and it is scheduled to start at 7.30 pm. Performing alongside Naira Marley is Zlatan Ibile, Lil Kesh and Wurld.  
AfdB Scandal: Peter Obi Declares Support For Adesina
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AfdB Scandal: Peter Obi Declares Support For Adesina

For a people in search of leadership that will inspire a continent-wide transformation, Africa and its State Governmentts need to rally round and celebrate opportunities such as been presented by Dr @akin_adesina's presidency of the AfDB. We will have ourselves to blame if we miss this opportunity Adesina deserve ALL our support The former Anambra Governor tweeted.
Trump Declares Churches & Mosques As Essential Asks Governors To Reopen Them
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Trump Declares Churches & Mosques As Essential Asks Governors To Reopen Them

President Trump on Friday announced that new CDC guidance will classify houses of worship as “essential,” as he called on governors to allow them to open “right now.” Trump announced the policy for churches, synagogues and mosques, during a briefing at the White House. “If they don’t do it, I will override the governors. In America, we need more prayer, not less,” he warned.
9ice Declares Olamide ‘A Legend’
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9ice Declares Olamide ‘A Legend’

Popular Nigerian singer, Abolore Akande simply known and addressed as 9ice has declared fellow singer, Olamide Ayodeji simply known as ‘Olamide ‘ as a legend. Taking to his official Twitter handle on Thursday, 9ice shared a photo of the YBNL boss, asking fans to describe him in one word. He then took the bold step by describing him as a legend in his own assertion of him. Since he dropped the comment, many people have been dropping their thoughts about the YBNL boss. So what do you think about him??? He wrote: “ One word for him. “Me: legend  
‘My Only Wish Is To Put A Ring On Tacha’s Finger’ – Actor, Uche Maduagwu Declares
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‘My Only Wish Is To Put A Ring On Tacha’s Finger’ – Actor, Uche Maduagwu Declares

Should we call this daydreaming or hallucination? Whatever it may be, everyone knows that Nigerian online critic and actor, Uche Maduagwu plays too much. He recently shared a post on his social media page, via the verified Instagram account and it simply explained that he still and will forever have a crush on ex-Big Brother Naija season 4 reality Tv star, Natacha Akide better known as Tacha. According to Uche, his only wish in life at the moment is to put a diamond wedding ring on Tacha’s beautiful finger and that’s because she’s the most God-fearing ex-BBNaija 2019 housemate. Moreover, the actor diverted his criticism to East African country, Uganda by saying that Tacha’s brand alone is more bankable than the entire Ugandan music industry. It could be recalled that Nige...
“No Matter How Much Money I Have In This World, I’ll Always Drink Garri” Moyo Lawal Declares
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“No Matter How Much Money I Have In This World, I’ll Always Drink Garri” Moyo Lawal Declares

Moyo Lawal is a successful Nollywood actress and business woman. She’s into cosmetics. One of her recent films is” code defiled” which she starred alongside Sandra Okunzuwa. Point is,she has money right? I thought at that level it’s all shawarma and pizza. They still have time for good old garri. It’s more interesting than it’s hilarious. Why would a celebrity drink garri sef? What happened to flakes? It simply means she’s real to the core. Some do, but would never say it openly so no one says trash about them. On the contrary, I’d give her a hi five right now. Screenshot below and how actress Mary Lazarus reacted to it:  
FG Declares May 1 Public Holiday
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FG Declares May 1 Public Holiday

The Federal Government has declared Friday, May 1, 2020 as public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers’ Day Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government. According to a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Barrister Georgina Ehuriah, Aregbesola commended Nigerian workers for their resilience, patience and understanding. He particularly praised the workers for their support of the President Muhammadu Buhari Administration’s efforts at stemming the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in the country. Aregbesola, who further thanked Nigerians and the labour force for their sacrifices in the present period of trial, assured that their commitment and patience will compl...
Ghana Should Be Called The Giant Of Africa – Former Bbnaija Housemate, Gifty Declares
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Ghana Should Be Called The Giant Of Africa – Former Bbnaija Housemate, Gifty Declares

Former Big Brother Naija housemate, Gifty in a most recent proclamation by means of her internet based life handle has lashed out on the Nigeria government. As per Gifty, Ghana ought to be known as the Giant of Africa and not Nigeria. Gifty made this known after she shared a screen capture of an article which named “Kotoka International Airport” in Ghana as the best in Africa. As indicated by Gifty, Ghana ought to be known as the Giant of Africa and not Nigeria. She said; “Ghana ought to be known as the mammoth of Africa, since they make great use with their heads and not with their stomach/narrow minded intrigue.” “Each nation does legislative issues (debasement), I get it, Ghana covers up theirs however Nigeria opens theirs like say na we own the Galaxy, state n...
Shatta Wale Declares That He’s Coming To Nigeria To See Tacha
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Shatta Wale Declares That He’s Coming To Nigeria To See Tacha

Ghanaian superstar artist Shatta Wale has express his desire to coming to Nigeria just to see Ex BBNaija housemate Tacha. The Ex BBNaija housemate Natacha Akhide has thousands of die hard fans across the world who would waste no opportunity in showing their die hard love they have for her. Interestingly,the Ex BBNaija housemate has also managed to capture the hearts of some celebrities in the industry,One of the celebrities she has managed to capture his heart is a popular Ghanaian music celebrity, “Shatta Wale’’ Following the reports that the president of Ghana has lifted the three weeks lockdown, Shatta Wale took to his Instagram page to announce the first thing he’s going to be doing.  
Governor Umahi Declares Partial Lockdown (7pm To 7am) In Ebonyi
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Governor Umahi Declares Partial Lockdown (7pm To 7am) In Ebonyi

Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State, on Saturday, ordered full lockdown in the State. Umahi said that there shall be full lockdown of Communities and Villages from 7pm to 7am. All borders, entry and exit points shall be closed down against all movements including those on essential services with effect from today, 18th April, 2020. The Governor gave the order during an expanded emergency State Security Council meeting which started about 12 noon. *RESOLUTIONS:* The State Security Council resolved as follows: 1. There shall be full lockdown of the Communities and Villages from 7pm to 7am. All borders, entry and exit points shall be closed down against all movements including those on essential services with effect from today, 18th April, 2020. All businesses and mo...
Blaqbonez Declares Himself The Most Handsome Artist In Nigeria
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Blaqbonez Declares Himself The Most Handsome Artist In Nigeria

Choc City rapper, BlaqBonez has declared himself the most handsome music artist in the country. BlaqBonez who is not new to controversy, shared a video of himself while tagging it along with him being the most handsome artist in Nigeria. He shared: “I’m the most handsome artist in Nigeria” I’m the most handsome artist in Nigeria pic.twitter.com/tJVW1zJ7Ko — Nigerian Adele ??‍? ?‍☠️ (@BlaqBonez) April 15, 2020
Japan Declares A State Of Emergency Nationwide
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Japan Declares A State Of Emergency Nationwide

Japan has expanded its state of emergency to cover the entire country, AFP reports. My colleague in Tokyo, Justin McCurry, earlier reported that Shinzo Abe, the country’s prime minister, was poised to announce the expansion of measures, which had already been declared in seven regions, including Tokyo. On Thursday evening, Abe told a special meeting of medical experts called to discuss the disease: Areas where a state of emergency should be carried out will be expanded from the seven prefectures to all prefectures According to AFP, the declaration allows regional governors to urge people to stay indoors, but with no punitive measures or legal force, the measure is far weaker than strict lockdowns seen in other parts of the world. Despite recording its first case in mid-J...
‘Boris Johnson Is Still A Muslim Until He Publicly Declares He Is Not’ – Imam Of Peace Blasts Patel
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‘Boris Johnson Is Still A Muslim Until He Publicly Declares He Is Not’ – Imam Of Peace Blasts Patel

Imam of Peace has taken his time to respond to Shailja Patel over her tweet a few hours ago. Shailja Patel wrote that she hopes all those who are attending to him during his coronavirus treatment and isolation are straight white, and must have attended the same school he attended. Why she made such a statement is unknown but Imam of Peace has given her an epic reply. He reminded her that Boris Johnson is from a family who are descendants of prominent Tusk and so he is still a Muslim. He said; “Very ignorant tweet. Boris Johnson comes from a Muslim family and is the descendant of prominent Turks. His great grandfather was Ali Kemal. As far as Sharia is concerned, Boris is still Muslim (unless he publicly declares he’s not and becomes an ‘ex-Muslim’). Check your facts…” ...
Davido Declares His Political Ambitions, Vows To Oust The Old Hags In Government
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Davido Declares His Political Ambitions, Vows To Oust The Old Hags In Government

Nigerian singer, Davido who has always had an undertone for politics and nation-building has been on a ranting mode since news of the inferno at the Accountant General’s office broke. Davido who had earlier demanded transparency and accountability from the federal government as regards the COVID-19 donations from well-meaning Nigerians and private organisations took to his Twitter page to declare his political ambition. In one of his tweets on Wednesday evening, OBO said: All u pple tweeting politics this politics that … if u think this young generation will just allow u guys in the present administration to keep fucking around till my kids are grown you are joking …. THW WORLD IS CHANGING JUST KNOW THAT!!! D rubbish will soon stop!! Some of his fans believe there is more t...
Ethiopia Declares State Of Emergency Due To Coronavirus Outbreak
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Ethiopia Declares State Of Emergency Due To Coronavirus Outbreak

Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency to halt the spread of Coronavirus in the country. The country’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed made the announcement on Wednesday, saying the decision was made following intense consultations with the opposition politicians. “Considering the gravity of the COVID-19, the government of Ethiopia has enacted a State of Emergency according to Article 93 of the Constitution,” he said. የኢትዮጵያ መንግሥት የኮሮና ወረርሽኝ እየተባባሰ በመምጣቱ ምክንያት የአስቸኳይ ጊዜ ዐውጇል፡፡ pic.twitter.com/RwkPuUOg5M — Abiy Ahmed Ali ?? (@AbiyAhmedAli) April 8, 2020 “This decision is not one that we decide for today’s generation. We’re taking it for our kids too. It is not only what we take in Ethiopia today, it is a decision that we will also decide on tomorrow,” he added. The move ...
Coronavirus Lockdown: Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo, Declares Free Water Supply For Citizens For The Next Three Months + Uninterrupted Power Supply
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo, Declares Free Water Supply For Citizens For The Next Three Months + Uninterrupted Power Supply

Ghanaian president Nana Akufo-Addo, has announced Special intervention packages for its citizens as the country continues to battle the Coronavirus pandemic. In his 5th state-wide broadcast since the pandemic began, President Akufo-Addo announced that the government will cover the water bills of its citizens for the months of April, May and June. Recall that on March 30, he declared a 2-weeks lockdown on Kumasi and Accra and Kumasi, the two most populous parts of the country as part of measures to curb the spread of Coronavirus. Some communities in the country had complained they lacked water to effectively wash their hands as a preventive measure to stop the spread of the novel Coronavirus. The President in his speech, said private water companies have been contracted to provide...
Japan Declares State Of Emergency Over Coronavirus
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Japan Declares State Of Emergency Over Coronavirus

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday April 7, declared a one-month state of emergency following increased cases of Coronavirus in the country. In a televised news conference, Abe said the recent sharp rise in COVID-19 cases in Tokyo and other urban areas made him rethink their approach in curbing the spread of the virus. He said; “We are not at a stage where rapid nationwide spread is being observed, but some areas are under pressure, so we don’t have the luxury of time. The rise in infections is straining our health service. “To relieve that pressure there will have to be a transformation in people’s behaviour. Preventing an explosion in cases, saving people in serious conditions and protecting you and your loved ones depends on how we change our behaviour.” Abe...
I Have A Crush On Don Jazzy, Teni Declares
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I Have A Crush On Don Jazzy, Teni Declares

Popular Nigerian singer, Teniola Apata simply known as Teni has revealed that she has an emotional crush on popular record label owner and music entrepreneur, Michael Collins Ajereh simply known and addressed as Don Jazzy . Since she made the revelation via her official Twitter handle on Monday, 6th April, her fans have been reacting. In recent times, the ‘case’ crooner has made it a habit to tease her followers with her remarks on social media. She wrote: I have an emotional crush on Don jazzy!  
Togo Declares Three-Month ‘State Of Emergency’ Over Coronavirus
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Togo Declares Three-Month ‘State Of Emergency’ Over Coronavirus

A three-month “state of emergency” has been declared by President Faure Gnassingbe of Togo, just after the West-African nation announced that it has recorded 36 confirmed cases of Coronavirus and two deaths from the disease. Gnassingbe who declared a nationwide curfew between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. local time starting from Thursday April 2, disclosed that an anti-pandemic special unit of 5,000 people from defense and security forces has been set-up to observe the measures to fight the epidemic. The Togolese President said; “I am addressing you in a very particular context where the world is faced with an unprecedented coronavirus-caused health crisis. “In view of the seriousness of the situation and in keeping with the constitutional provisions, I declare a three-month health em...
‘I’m The World’s Proudest Mom’ – Tonto Dikeh Declares
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‘I’m The World’s Proudest Mom’ – Tonto Dikeh Declares

Popular Nigerian actress, Tonto Dikeh in her latest post has labelled herself as the world’s proudest mom. Tonto Dikeh’s son, King Andre will celebrate his fourth birthday tomorrow but Tonto Dikeh has posted so many photos about the birthday on her Instagram handle. This has made people ask about the actual date that the celebrating is taking place. Clarifying the date, she said the birthday is actually the 17 February but she just can’t keep quiet because she is the world’s best mom. She wrote; “Our birthday is tomorrow not today… Don’t mind my page, I am just TGR WORLD PROUDEST MOM…”  
Nigerian Male Barbie, Bobrisky Edits His Biography, Declares Himself ‘The Most Talked About’
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Nigerian Male Barbie, Bobrisky Edits His Biography, Declares Himself ‘The Most Talked About’

Controversial Nigerian crossdresser, Idris Okuneye also known as Bobrisky has edited her biography on her Instagram page to declare herself as the most talked about in Nigeria. The popular male barbie has often caused controversies on social media with her comment. The latest being when she advised housewives to sleep and let side chicks handle their husbands on Valentine’s day. Recently, the controversial figure also bragged that she is not a regular diva adding that she oozes major class.
PDP Declares 7-day Prayers, Fasting To Restore Ihedioha’s Mandate
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PDP Declares 7-day Prayers, Fasting To Restore Ihedioha’s Mandate

The Imo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday declared a one week fasting and prayers for God to restore the mandate of the former governor of the state, Mr Emeka Ihedioha. According to a statement signed by the party’s State Secretary, Nze Ray Emeana, on Saturday, the spiritual exercise would commence on Sunday, February 9, 2020. Members of the party in the state, are instructed to dress in black during the spiritual exercise. The party stated that “during this period, all ward excos should request for mass in their local churches and assemble at LGA party secretariat daily at noon for prayers and breaking of fast. “Prayer point is asking God to intervene and restore the victory of Emeka Ihedioha as the duly elected governor of Imo State. “We e...
Reality Star, Tacha Declares Her Love For Tekno
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Reality Star, Tacha Declares Her Love For Tekno

Former Reality TV star of the Big brother Naija show, Tacha, has recently declared her love for the Nigerian popular singer and producer, Tekno. It surprising that Tacha who has not hinted any form of romance in her love life, may just be giving a green light to the singer. Tacha shared on Twitter, her heart to Tekno with nothing but few words. However, Tekno is yet to respond to her tweet, but it just seems like a relationship may spring up from her tweet at the singer.
FG Declares Operation Amotekun Illegal
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FG Declares Operation Amotekun Illegal

Barely a few days after the inauguration of a security outfit known as Amotekun by South-West states, the Federal Government has declared the paramilitary outfit as illegal as it is not backed by any known law in the land. The Attorney General of the Federation made the feeling of the government known in a statement made available to Vanguard on Tuesday. In the statement signed by the Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Dr Umar Gwandu, the government said the issue of defence and security fell under the exclusive list and not with the state. The statement reads in part: “The setting up of the paramilitary organization called “Amotekun” is illegal and runs contrary to the provisions of the Nigerian l...
I Can’t Be Tamed! You Compete With Me, You Die – Bobrisky Declares
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I Can’t Be Tamed! You Compete With Me, You Die – Bobrisky Declares

Controversial influencer, Bobrisky took to social media to announce that she can’t be tamed. The popular cross dresser shared a video of herself, stating that she has no competition and she would forever remain a Queen. According to her, anybody who dares compete with her, would die. She wrote ; Quote ”She can never be TAMED…a queen today, a queen  FOREVER!! You compete, You DIE!!!” See the post below;
Us Vs Iran – Trump Declares Readiness For War
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Us Vs Iran – Trump Declares Readiness For War

US President Donald Trump, Sunday morning, declared America’s preparedness for war with Iran. He re-echoed his warning to Iran not to retaliate the killing of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani. Soleimani, the head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ elite Quds Force, was killed by a US airstrike on Friday. While visiting Soleimani’s family, Iranian President Rouhani, declared Iran’s resolution to revenge. But Trump advised Iran not to attack American citizens or interests and reiterated the consequences of such actions. Trump tweeted: “The United States just spent Two Trillion Dollars on Military Equipment. We are the biggest and by far the BEST in the World! “If Iran attacks an American Base, or any American, we will be sending some of that brand new beautiful equipment the...
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Court Declares Pension To Ex-governors Null And Void

The National Industrial Court has declared as null and void, payment of pension and gratuity to former governors and deputy governors. The court gave the judgment on Thursday while ruling in a suit brought against the Taraba State government by Alhaji Garba Umar. Umar, the Claimant, was once the acting governor of Taraba State. He had dragged the state government to the court, claiming that he was entitled to gratuity as a former governor of the state, 300 per cent of his salary as medical allowance and other benefits as provided in Taraba State Governor and Deputy Governor’s Pension Law, 2015. But in its ruling, the court held that it appeared that there was a “contradiction by the provision of section 124(5) ‘of the 1999 Constitution’ which enabled the House of Assembly of a s...
Forget My Promise, I Am Not Stepping Down! Gambia’s President, Barrow Declares
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Forget My Promise, I Am Not Stepping Down! Gambia’s President, Barrow Declares

President Adama Barrow has cleared doubts over his future as President of the Gambia beyond January 19, 2020, in his end of year message to the country last night. Barrow came to power in January 2017, promising to step down after three years under an arrangement of a coalition that supported his candidacy. The Gambian constitution mandates five years for a president while the coalition agreed that Barrow would step down after three years and allow the coalition members to select another member to complete the remaining two years. But in his message last night, the Gambian President said that he would not abrogate the constitution and would remain in office until the end of his mandate. Protest took place in the country in December to demand his resignation in compliance wi...