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Pregnant Abby Chioma Flaunts her Blossoming Baby Bump, Says Pregnancy is Hard’
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Pregnant Abby Chioma Flaunts her Blossoming Baby Bump, Says Pregnancy is Hard’

The Boob Movement founder, Abby Chioma, who is currently pregnant with her first child took to Instagram to flaunt her blossoming baby bump. In the post, the body positivity activist wrote about her pregnancy challenges like experiencing swollen feet, backaches, midnight food cravings, but admits it has been the 'most beautiful journey' of her life so far. The excited mother-to-be also showed her gratitude to God and thanked family and friends for their support as she prepares to welcome her child. She wrote: "Oh my gosh, hiiiii guys. can you believe it ?! I know, crazy right but hey I’m literally super excited to meet the little pumpkin. Pregnancy hard oooo but at the same, this has been the most beautiful journey of my life so far." I’ve been off the socials for a wh...
COVID-19: 19 Members Of One Family Test Positive In Kano
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COVID-19: 19 Members Of One Family Test Positive In Kano

Governor of Kano, Abdullahi Ganduje, has warned residents of the state, especially market community to strictly obey the COVID 19 protocols. The Governor said this on Thursday at a COVID 19 stakeholders’ meeting with market community leaders in the state at the Government House. The governor, who was represented by his deputy, Nasiru Gawuna, said 19 family members tested positive to COVID-19 after its breadwinner recently died of the virus. “This COVID-19 pandemic is real and we have to seriously fight it. “There was a house where the breadwinner died of COVID-19 recently and when the family members were tested, 19 of them were found to be positive,” Ganduje said. He warned that the second wave is worse than the first and advised residents to adhere to protocols in order...
Police Reunite Three ‘Abandoned’ Children With Their Family
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Police Reunite Three ‘Abandoned’ Children With Their Family

Three children who were rescued in Damaturu, Yobe state capital have been reunited with their parents by the police. Police spokesman in the state, ASP Dungus Abdulkarim explained that the children were allegedly abandoned by their parents in Mafa Local Government Council of Borno state late 2020. Abdulkarim said the parents denounced the allegations saying they might have been abducted but later abandoned. After handing over the children, the Police warned the parents that the authorities will keep watch on how the children are being brought up. He said; “These children were said to have been abandoned by their parents after giving them transport fare to an unknown destination. “The children were found by our personnel along Maiduguri road trekking for a long-distanc...
Gunmen Kill Ebonyi Lecturer Engaging In Taxi Services To Feed His Family
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Gunmen Kill Ebonyi Lecturer Engaging In Taxi Services To Feed His Family

Suspected gunmen have shot and killed a lecturer with the Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu Alike Ịkwo (AE-FUNAI) in Ebonyi State, Kyrian Nwoke along rice mill axis of old Ogoja road Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital. IGBERE TV gathered that the lecturer, a middle aged man had gone to pick up some passengers with his car which he was using for taxi services, following the prolong strike of the Academic Staff Union and the non payment of University lecturers by federal government for over six months now. A source from the university said that the lecturer had registered the car with an online car-hailing service so as to make ends meet and take care of his young wife and child. The liveless body of the deceased was discovered near the popular Rice Mill with bullets wounds...
Sister of late Nollywood Actress Orisabunmi Dies few days after their Brother’s Death
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Sister of late Nollywood Actress Orisabunmi Dies few days after their Brother’s Death

The younger sister of veteran Yoruba actress Mrs. Folake Aremu popularly known as Orisabunmi, Mrs Janet Ademola, has died. According to reports, Ademola died on Saturday, January 9, four days after the actress died.  Ademola's death also comes barely 48 hours after their older brother, Steve Onisola, also died. Onisola died on Thursday, January 7. Onisola, the Technical Director of Kwara Falcons Basketball Club, Ilorin, passed on at age 71 after a brief illness. Ademola is said to be the last child of their family. May her soul rest in peace, Amen.
Jacob Blake’s family holds protest in Kenosha ahead of officer charging decision
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Jacob Blake’s family holds protest in Kenosha ahead of officer charging decision

Jacob Blake’s family and community members held a protest Monday evening ahead of the grand jury charging decision regarding the officer who shot him, which is expected later this week. It started at a barber shop on 52nd Street and continued around Kenosha. A decision is expected soon on whether officer Rusten Sheskey will face any charges in the Aug. 23 shooting of Blake. The 29-year-old Evanston native was shot seven times in the back while trying to get into his vehicle, after officers responded to the scene on a domestic call. The Wisconsin Department of Justice said Blake later admitted to having a knife in his vehivle, but it was unclear if he was reaching for it. Officer Sheskey was placed on administrative leave, pending the investigation. Blake’s family said the...
Duncan Mighty Accuses His Wife & Her Family Of Plotting To Take His Properties
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Duncan Mighty Accuses His Wife & Her Family Of Plotting To Take His Properties

Singer, Duncan Mighty, took to social media some hours ago to make wide allegations against his wife, Vivien and her family members. In a lengthy post shared on his Instagram page, the singer alleged that his wife and mother of his two children confessed to him that she connived with her family members to try to inflict him with an illness through diabolical means just so they can inherit his properties. He further alleged that he has the "confession" recorded and would release it to the public should she or her family members deny the allegations. According to him, he is now a single father. He wrote on his Instagram handle: "GOD CAME DOWN FROM HEAVEN FOR A SO UNWORTHY PERSON LIKE ME . NOTE! this confessions has a recorded proofs and other legit and clean evidence." ...
Ginimbi’s Secret Son Emerges
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Ginimbi’s Secret Son Emerges

The death of Zimbabwean businessman Genius "Ginimbi" Kadungure has opened a can of worms. Not only is there an invested interest in his dealings and by the public there is also the matter of inheritance. The latest revelation is that he is alleged to have fathered a son with a Gutu-based businesswoman. According to the Sunday Mail, the late socialite had a child with Ms Miyedzo Madondo back in 2011. The Kadungure family for its part claim to have no knowledge of this and are refuting any claims to the contrary. Noone in Ginimbi's family recognises Miyedzo Madondo and her son. His father Anderson Kadungure had this to say: “As far as I know, Genius did not leave behind any children. I heard through rumours that he had children everywhere, but I was never introduced to any of his ch...
N500m: Widow Of Vendor Killed By Gbajabiamila’s Aide Disowns Family
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N500m: Widow Of Vendor Killed By Gbajabiamila’s Aide Disowns Family

Josephine Okereke, the wife of the newspaper vendor shot and killed by a Department of State Services operatives attached to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has disowned her husband’s family over their demand for N500m compensation. Josephine spoke at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday. The family of Ifeanyichukwu Okereke had written to Gbajabiamila, demanding N500m. Lawyer to the family, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), in a letter dated November 23, 2020, said he was given the mandate to write the letter by the father of the deceased, Okorie Okereke; and the younger brother to the deceased, Destiny Okereke. The DSS had last week arrested the operative, Abdullahi Hassan, who shot Okereke while Gbajabiamila had also visited the family of the d...
Family Demands ₦500 Million From Gbajabiamila Over Vendor’s Death
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Family Demands ₦500 Million From Gbajabiamila Over Vendor’s Death

The family of Ifeanyichukwu Okereke, a vendor who died after being shot by a security aide to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has written a letter to the Speaker, demanding N500m. This is according to a letter dated November 23, 2020, signed by the lawyer of the family, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN). Ozekhome was given the mandate to write the letter by the father of the deceased, Okorie Okereke; and the younger brother to the deceased, Destiny Okereke. The Department of State Services had last week arrested the operative, Abdullahi Hassan, who shot Okereke while Gbajabiamila had also visited the family of the deceased and promised to ensure that they do not suffer. However, the family demanded more, adding that nothing could bring back the dea...
Family Accuses FCT SARS Of Raping, Killing Daughter, Petitions IG
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Family Accuses FCT SARS Of Raping, Killing Daughter, Petitions IG

The family of a 28-year-old graduate of the Institute of Management and Technology, Enugu, Ifeoma Abugu, has been thrown into mourning after she was allegedly sexually assaulted and killed by the personnel of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Federal Capital Territory Command, Abuja. It was gathered that three policemen on September 10, 2020, around 5pm, stormed the residence of Ifeoma’s fiancé, Afam Ugwunwa, at Wumba village in the Lokogoma area of Abuja to arrest him. PUNCH Metro learnt that in absence of Ugwunwa, the policemen arrested Ifeoma and took her away. Our correspondent learnt that all efforts to know the police station she was being taken to proved abortive as she was not found until Ugwunwa got a call the next day that Ifeoma had died and her corpse had been deposi...
Barbara Tommey: Family Announces Burial Plans For Woman Killed By Pastor Ofori
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Barbara Tommey: Family Announces Burial Plans For Woman Killed By Pastor Ofori

The family of Barbara Tommey, 27, who was allegedly murdered in the US by her husband Pastor Sylvester Ofori has announced she will be buried on September 26. Ofori, a Ghanaian, shot his wife seven times on September 8 in front of her office in the US city of Orlando, Florida, according to the police. Sister to the deceased Sophia Tommey revealed that Ofori killed his wife because she started divorce proceedings against him. Speaking in Twii language during a radio show on Accra-based Hitz FM monitored by us, Sophia said Barbara moved out of her matrimonial home three months ago because she and her husband were no longer in agreement. Ofori, 35, is the pastor of Floodgates of Heaven located at Coburn Avenue, Orlando. He is currently in police custody on charge of first-degre...
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Says He And His Family Had All Contracted COVID-19
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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Says He And His Family Had All Contracted COVID-19

The former wrestler, who is now the world's highest-paid actor, said he, his wife and two daughters caught the virus despite being "disciplined" about health protection. He said the positive tests were "a kick in the gut". Now, he added: "We're on the other end of it and no longer contagious. Thank God, we're healthy." Johnson, 48, said he. his wife Lauren, 35, and their daughters Jasmine and Tiana, aged four and two, contracted the virus about two-and-a-half weeks ago. They caught it from "very close family friends" who, in turn, had no idea how they had been infected. "I can tell you that this has been one of the most challenging and difficult things we have ever had to endure as a family," Johnson said in a video posted on his Instagram account . "Testing positive fo...
Beautiful Five-Generation Photo Of Adorable Family
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Beautiful Five-Generation Photo Of Adorable Family

A breathtaking family photo of 5-generations of women has gone viral on social media, especially on Twitter, since it was shared. In the photo, the great-great-grandmother, great-grandmother, grandmother, mother, and daughter could be seen in their dashing white outfits and different eye-catching hair dos. According to reports, the adorable women are aged 91, 71, 55, 35, and 15. The great grandmother could be seen with her white hair and a white tee. She stood in the middle while others joined their hands with hers. The family resemblance is easy to see and Twitter users have complimented the women's genes that makes them look younger than their actual age.
Ubi Franklin Apologies for Posting Fake Sex Video of Nengi and Ozo
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Ubi Franklin Apologies for Posting Fake Sex Video of Nengi and Ozo

Following the backlash by fans on social media, the talent manager turned blogger has apologized to Ozo and Nengi’s family for his contribution to tarnish their children’s images after the handlers of the housemates’s social media page called him out. Ubi released a statement on Tweeter as he apologised. He wrote: I saw that video flying around, and I thought it was true so I reposted.                 I have now found out it was doctored and I am really sad that someone could think of putting up a video like that to deceive the public.  I sincerely apologize for posting the said video.I have from day one supported many if not all the housemates in the current Big Brother Naija Lockdown house and the evidence is there for al...
Mamman Daura Is Hale And Hearty – Presidency, family sources
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Mamman Daura Is Hale And Hearty – Presidency, family sources

The presidency yesterday spurned reports suggesting that President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, Mallam Mamman Daura, had been flown out of the country for medical checkup, saying the renowned industrialist was in sound health.It was reacting to a report by an online media alleging that Daura was flown to the United Kingdom for urgent medical treatment of an undisclosed ailment.A top presidency source who confided in LEADERSHIP last night said that the elder statesman only traveled to London for a long scheduled business trip.The source who did not want his name in print because he is not authorised to speak on the matter noted that Daura is in good health, and “he will return after finishing the business engagement that necessitated his trip to the United Kingdom.“Daura is fine, and in ...
Razaq and Shade Okoya’s family a Celebrates their Daughter who was Made Head Girl of her School
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Razaq and Shade Okoya’s family a Celebrates their Daughter who was Made Head Girl of her School

Proud mum, Shade Okoya took to Instagram to celebrate her daughter, Oyinlola Okoya who was made Head Girl of her school. Oyinlola celebrated the achievement with her family, including her dad Rasaq Okoya, her mum Shade Okoya and her siblings. There was cake to mark the occasion. Expressing her pride in her daughter, Shade Okoya wrote: "Congratulations my dear @oyinlola.okoya ! This is a proud moment for you, for me, and the entire family! Please join me in congratulating my dear daughter @oyinlola.okoya who is the new CIS Head Girl 2020/2021! "We are all so proud of you @oyinlola.okoya!" See oh and a video below.      
Nigerian woman narrates her experience in the hands of her abusive mother
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Nigerian woman narrates her experience in the hands of her abusive mother

A Nigerian woman has recounted the abuse she suffered in the hands of her mother and she said she never wants to have kids because she doesn't want to treat them the way her mother treated her. Ukwu Ose made this revelation while defending Chidera, the Nigerian boy who went viral when he was filmed destroying his parents' home after which he said his family is dead to him. Reacting, Ukwu Ose narrated her own experience growing up with her mother. She said her mum once used a pestle to break her head. She added that she eventually ran away from home to escape abuse. She said that when she ran away, she realized she didn't need her anti-depressants anymore. The atmosphere at her home had been the cause of her depression. She further stated that her mother was abused by her...
Family of Man Who Died in Detention Demand Answers from the Nigerian Police
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Family of Man Who Died in Detention Demand Answers from the Nigerian Police

The family of a man named Godwin Chukwudi Julius Akano, 48, who died while in police detention, are asking for answers from the police. The late Julius, an importer of goods from Europe, was arrested on May 22 for alleged complicity in a case of fraud with one Obinali Osunwoke. He was arrested alongside his wife, Ogochukwu, but she was later released in the evening of the same day. Julius died in police custody on Saturday June 6. His family are now asking for an explanation from the State Criminal Intelligence Investigation Department, SCIID, Panti. The spokesman for the family, Mr Nnamdi Akano, said the late Julius, despite obvious signs of serious illness and complaints, was denied medical help until it was too late. Akano said: “He ought to have been given or allowed...
19-year Old Boy Survives a Shark Attack after his Father Repeatedly Punched and Kicked the Five-foot Predator
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19-year Old Boy Survives a Shark Attack after his Father Repeatedly Punched and Kicked the Five-foot Predator

A 16-year-old boy, Nick Arthur has survived a shark attack off the coast of North Carolina after his father repeatedly punched and kicked the animal as it was biting his son. Nick was swimming about 25 feet from the beach shore at Cape Hatteras on Thursday when a shark grabbed his thigh. As the boy started screaming, his father Tim Arthur, heard his son and swam to where the boy was. He then furiously kicked and punched the shark until it finally released its grip and swam away. The family, have now revealed the horrifying incident in an interview with FOX8. According to Nick, he didn't know what was grabbing his leg as the water was filled with blood and sand. 'The pressure was so intense, I was like: "This is obviously not - this is an animal of some so...
Ghanaian who Visited Synagogue Church for Healing Goes Missing
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Ghanaian who Visited Synagogue Church for Healing Goes Missing

A Ghanaian woman identified as Suzanna Laar who visited Synagogue church for healing in 2019, and has been missing since then, is yet to be found. The family of Suzanna are seriously disturbed and worried over the whereabouts of the 54-year-old woman after she went missing at a hotel in the Ikotun area of Lagos State, The Punch reports. It was gathered that Laar alongside her two sons had travelled from Ghana in search of healing at Synagogue Church of All Nations in Ikotun in December 2019 and checked into the hotel. Laar’s children brought for prayers at the church over an ailment they claimed had defied medical treatment. On Sunday, December 22, 2019, it was gathered that the three of them headed for the church to attend a service. They were in a queue waiting to ente...
Man Arrested in Oyo state for Torturing his 7-yr Old Daughter
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Man Arrested in Oyo state for Torturing his 7-yr Old Daughter

A father has been arrested for torturing his 7-year-old daughter over time. The Oyo State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Inclusion’s Rapid Response Rescue Team on Sexual, Gender-Based Violence and Child Abuse rescued Antonia Happiness Bassey, 7, who has been a victim of physical abuse, torture and assault by her biological father. Subsequently, the father, Mr Happiness Bassey, was arrested in Ibadan following a report made available to the Rapid Response Rescue Team of the Ministry on Friday, June 19. The state’s Commissioner for Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Inclusion, Alhaja, Faosat Sanni, confirmed the incident during a press conference, saying: "We received a report of the incident through a social media handle of someone living in that community on our Ra...
Nollywood Actress, Sandra Achums, Appreciates God as She turns 47
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Nollywood Actress, Sandra Achums, Appreciates God as She turns 47

Veteran Nollywood actress, Sandra Achums, is celebrating turning 47 years old today, June 18. Sandra Achums was among the actresses that ruled the Nigerian movie scenes in the 1990s before she relocated to Germany. She took to her Instagram page to mark her birthday and appreciate God for her wonderful life, her husband, family, and in-laws. ''Wow!!! 47 years on planet earth. Lord I thank you for your grace and mercy, I thank you for my life, my awesome husband, my adorable children, my loving family, my wonderful in-laws, my amazing friends and well wishers. Gracious and glorious lord, all I want to say is thank you. It’s only you Yahweh that made everything possible. It’s my birthday and i will be forever grateful '' she wrote
Vice President’s daughter, Kiki Osinbajo says ‘she’s grateful to God for the family she was born into’
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Vice President’s daughter, Kiki Osinbajo says ‘she’s grateful to God for the family she was born into’

V.P Osinbajo’s daughter, Kiki reveals she is grateful to God for her family because they change the way she sees life. She however implored people to do the same by thanking God for the people around them, no matter what they are going through in life. In her words; “Today I’m thanking God for the family I was born into I can’t thank Him enough just a handful of people can change the way you see life remember to thank God today no matter what you are going through” Prof Yemi Osinbajo is married to Dolapo (née Soyode) Osinbajo, a granddaughter of Obafemi Awolowo. They have three children – two daughters, Damilola, Kanyinsola and a son, Fiyinfoluwa Osinbajo
3-month-old Baby allegedly Raped by an Unknown Person in Nasarawa
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3-month-old Baby allegedly Raped by an Unknown Person in Nasarawa

A 3-month-old baby is reportedly receiving surgical treatment at the Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) after she was allegedly raped by a yet-to-be-identified person in Agodi community in Nasarawa state. DailyTrust reports that Maimuna Adam, mother of the victim, said the incident occurred at midnight of May 27, when she and other members of her family were asleep.  According to Maimuma, she left the door to their apartment open to allow fresh air come in.“The incident occurred on Wednesday 27 of last month when suddenly I woke up around 3am and found that my baby was missing. I checked my phone which was also close to me before I slept, but it was also missing,” Maimuna sa The distraught mum said she immediately raised an alarm and her neighbors and other members of the co...
Press statement from late Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo’s family
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Press statement from late Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo’s family

The family of late Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo has released a statement announcing her death today June 14. Read the statement below The Ighodalo and Olaleye Ajayi families are deeply saddened to announce the sudden loss of our beloved wife and daughter Mrs. Ibidunni Ituah-Ighodalo who passed away in the early hours of today. As you will understand, this is a difficult time for our families and we will appreciate some privacy during this time. All information of burial proceedings will be provided in due course.”
Atiku Reacts to Death of Ibidun, Wife of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo
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Atiku Reacts to Death of Ibidun, Wife of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo

Vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the 2019 general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has reacted to the death of Mrs. Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo, wife of Pastor Itua Ighodalo of Trinity House, based in Lagos. In a statement by Asue Ighodalo, her family requested for privacy while mourning the late beauty queen. Reacting, Atiku in a tweet on his official Twitter account, said the late wife of Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, may have been short, but it was impactful. He said: “The life of Pastor (Mrs) Ibidun Ituah-Ighodalo, late wife of Head Pastor, @trinityhouseng, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, may have been short, but it was impactful. “Her Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation (IIF), a non-profit organisation, was a source of blessing to many women. ...
“There is Nothing Sweeter than Marriage” Cubana Chief Priest Advises his Followers
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“There is Nothing Sweeter than Marriage” Cubana Chief Priest Advises his Followers

Cubana Chief Priest shared a new video of him, his wife, and kids bonding as they took a road trip and he advised his followers to do everything to work on their marriage. The show promoter is seen in the video driving and singing along with his family. His caption on the video reads: "Make Dem No Deceive You There Is Nothing Sweeter Than Marriage. "Try Your Best To Make It Work, Family Is Golden Is The Sweetest Thing I Have Ever Seen, As You Can See Mine Is Perfectly Working We Just Dey Cruise God Dey, Money Dey, Fame Dey, Loyalty, Love N Respect Dey The Only Thing Left Is My Baby Antho, If You Like Dey There Dey MuMu, Make People Wey Their Own No Work Dey Deceive You. @_deangels My Wife Biko Call Me? I Get Antho For You."  
Jennifer Blanke Resigns As AfDB Vice President
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Jennifer Blanke Resigns As AfDB Vice President

Dr Jennifer Blanke, the Vice President for Agriculture, Human and Social Development at the African Development Bank, AfDB, has on Wednesday, resigned her position. Blanke who joined the bank in 2017, said she is leaving purely for family reasons. Her words: “I am leaving purely for family reasons to rejoin my family in Switzerland, after a very fulfilling time at the bank. I will miss the bank and the excellent team we have built. I will continue to strongly support the bank from wherever I am. “I thank President Akinwumi Adesina for his strong leadership, guidance, and support which have undoubtedly motivated and helped my team and I to play a key role in the transformation of the bank. “I feel privileged to have been given an opportunity to contribute to the bank’s agend...
Abacha’s son reveals current relationship with President Buhari, IBB’s families
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Abacha’s son reveals current relationship with President Buhari, IBB’s families

One of the sons of Nigeria’s late Head of State, Sani Abacha, Sadiq, has disclosed how the family relates with President Muhammadu Buhari. Sadiq said his family relates fine with President Buhari’s family. Speaking with BBC Hausa service on Wednesday, the son of the late dictator said his family also relates well with that of ex-Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida, IBB. He also lamented that most of his father’s friends abandoned them after his demise. According to Sadique: “We relate well with the Babangida family. “Our present relationship with some of our late father’s friends is surprising. We exchange pleasantries with the family of General Babangida. We are in good terms. “It is only with members of the Babangida family that whenever we meet, we associate and s...
Majek Fashek’s Family Seeks Financial Support To Fly Reggae Star Home For Burial
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Majek Fashek’s Family Seeks Financial Support To Fly Reggae Star Home For Burial

The family of late Majekodunmi Fasheke, famously known as Majek Fashek has made a public plea for financial assistance to fly home the reggae legend, who died on June 1, 2020 in New York City, United States of America. Former member of the House of Representatives, representing Egor/Ikpoba Okha Federal Constituency and owner of U&I Records, Hon. E.J. Agbonayinma, made the call on behalf of the family on Friday. Agbonayinma said Majek is a legend and Africa’s pride and thus cannot be allowed to be buried like an ordinary mortal. Agboyayinma said, “ With the support of the family, the children, we are looking at how we can bring him to Nigeria to be buried here. “This is going to cost quite a lot of money, especially with the challenge of COVID-19. So, we are trying to raise...
Family Of Uwaila Umozuwa Receives Death Threats
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Family Of Uwaila Umozuwa Receives Death Threats

The last has not been heard on the gruesome murder of 22-year old Uwaila Omozuwa by the same people who raped her in Benin, Edo State. The family is now receiving death threats to their lives. The father of the deceased, Joseph Omozuwa confirmed to TVC News that he received threat calls through his friend from an unknown caller. Undeterred, he is urging the police not only to unmask the killers of his daughter, but also to protect members of his family from harm. The Edo Police Command has also given assurances of prompt intervention. # justiceforuwa has continued to trend a week after a brutal attack on Uwaila in a church and her death a few days later.
I am a Proud Prostitute – Lady Brags on its Benefits
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I am a Proud Prostitute – Lady Brags on its Benefits

A lady has taken to her social media page to brag about being a prostitute and how it has afforded her the luxury of taking care of her family. The self acclaimed ‘unpushable’ prostitute was slammed by several on social media after the video of her boasting on being a prostitute started going viral. In the video she talked about her luxury life and how she has been able to take care of her family with the proceeds from prostitution emphasizing on how her mother lives a well fulfilled life without taking part in any stressful activity because the money is available. She went on to encourage others in the business of sleeping with men for money not to be ashamed of their profession because it pays bills better than several other jobs.
Strange Diseases Reported in Onitsha, Anambra
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Strange Diseases Reported in Onitsha, Anambra

Some Nigerians have taken to social media to report alleged strange diseases experienced by some residents of Onitsha, Anambra state. According to the reports, sufferers are allegedly losing their senses of taste and smell, and many of them are reportedly treating malaria. Taking to Twitter, a lady identified as Unachukwu wrote that people should reach out to their loved ones as the alleged strange disease has been confirmed by many residents of the city She wrote: Hearing this news on how a lot of people in Onitsha are sick and losing their sense of smell and taste too. A few friends have confirmed it to be true, please reach out to your family and friends. https://twitter.com/JauntyUnachukwu/status/1268117360193540097 Confirming her reports, other users ...
Man Sets Pregnant Sister Ablaze for Slapping their Mother
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Man Sets Pregnant Sister Ablaze for Slapping their Mother

The Lagos state police command has arrested a young man simply identified as Chima for allegedly setting his pregnant elder sister, Victoria, 20, ablaze at their residence around CAC Bus Stop in Okokomaiko, Ojo, on May 14. According to reports, Chima and Victoria, who was said to be two months pregnant, were on the day of the incident, in the kitchen of the restaurant they operated as a family. Trouble started after their mother scolded Victoria for leaving their residence to cohabit with men. An argument ensued between both women and in the process, Victoria slapped her mother. Infuriated by his sister's action, Chima reportedly grabbed a keg filled with petrol and hit her with it. The content poured out with most of it touching Victoria, which ignited fire leaving her with seve...
Williams Uchemba Gets new Apartment for Family Living in SLUM
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Williams Uchemba Gets new Apartment for Family Living in SLUM

Nollywood actor, Williams Uchemba has just got a new apartment for the family of 2 beautiful girls he found living in the slum. The actor who recently disclosed on his social media page how he came across the family while on one of his outreaches, communicated his intention to move them out of the slum. According to story told by the family, their slum home gets flooded each time it rains and the actor promised to help their situation, which he has just fulfilled by getting them a luxurious apartment in Lagos. Williams wrote in IG ; Few weeks ago I was at a slum to feed the people there and I came across a little girl that was reading on a pavement and it broke my heart to see the kind of condition there and then i saw the urgency to move the family out from the...
Actor, Sean Jimoh and wife welcome another child
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Actor, Sean Jimoh and wife welcome another child

Actor, Sean Jimoh and his wife, are proud parents of yet another child. The couple welcomed the newest member of their family today May 22 in a hospital in the US. He shared the good news on his Instagram page. ''On this day of our God, Dolabomi is born. We give thanks'' he wrote  
Ondo Court Stops Alfa from Marrying 16-yer-old Girl as 9th Wife
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Ondo Court Stops Alfa from Marrying 16-yer-old Girl as 9th Wife

Alhaji Yusuf Lateef has been stopped from getting married to a 16-year old Secondary school girl, by an Ondo State Family Court sitting in Akure. According to OSRC, the court presided over by Justice Aderemi Adegoroye, ordered the return of the girl to her family for proper care and education and warned Alhaji Yusuf Lateef to stay away from her. According to the media outlet, the Alfa had approached one of his members, Mr and Mrs Olasunkanmi, in 2019, when their daughter was 15 years old, and sought her hand in marriage. Despite the girl’s protest, her parents forced her to accept the proposal and a day was fixed for the marriage. However, the girl, in connivance with her elder brother, Quadri, fled their Ore home on her wedding day and went to the Ministry of Women Af...
Mother of late Captain of Flying Eagles, Ali Jeje Receives N50,000 Palliative from Sports Minister Sunday Dare
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Mother of late Captain of Flying Eagles, Ali Jeje Receives N50,000 Palliative from Sports Minister Sunday Dare

Minister of Youth Development and Sports, Sunday Dare has donated the sum of N50,000 to the family of the late Ali Jeje, who captained Nigeria at the U-20 level . Ali Jeje (pictured below introducing his teammates) captained Nigeria to win her first Under-20 African Championship in 1983 and also was captain when Nigeria played in her first FIFA tournament at the Under-20 World Championship in 1983. Ali Jeje died of an ailment in Jos some years ago and his family have reportedly been suffering economic hardship since he passed away. On Thursday, the sports minister sent various food items and the sum of fifty thousand naira (N50,000) to the mother of the former Nigeria International. The cash and items were presented to Ali's mother on behalf of the Minister by journali...
Three Families Killed by Thunder Strike in Benue State
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Three Families Killed by Thunder Strike in Benue State

A tragic incident occurred at Tarau Gwer local government area in Benue state on Saturday night, as a family of three were killed by thunder strike. It was gathered that the family died on the spot after the thatch house they were sleeping in was struck by a thunder, folllowing a heavy rainfall on Saturday A man, his wife and their five (5) year old son died in the incident which has thrown the entire community into mourning. An eyewitness, Peter Kembe told The Nation that the incident is the first of its kind in the village.
Friends I Called my Family Made me Wish to Die – Former YBNL Artiste, Viktoh
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Friends I Called my Family Made me Wish to Die – Former YBNL Artiste, Viktoh

Former YBNL artiste, Viktoh took to Instagram to share his story which stemmed from past experiences with friends. The singer who revealed that he went through hell, said friends he called his family abandoned him and made him wish death upon himself. Viktoh however added that he won't change in spite of all he went through. He wrote; One thing I understand about this life is that you should always be prepared for the worse, cause life can’t just be Gucci all through! I’m not perfect tho but I’ve had friends that I call my family do and say so many bad things about me that I felt like just dying and leaving this world but guess what I had a second thought about it, had a real connection with God and it made me stronger so instead of letting it weigh me down I put all that ener...
Emotional Moment Grace Ajilore’s Mother met her Grandson for the First Time
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Emotional Moment Grace Ajilore’s Mother met her Grandson for the First Time

Grace Ajilore's mother finally met her daughter's newborn son for the first time and it was caught on video. It was an emotional moment for the new grandmum because Grace's son is her first grandson. "I saw my grandchild," the new grandma said happily. She also thanked her grandchild for choosing to come into their family. Grace said her mother had been sick and couldn't be with her during her pregnancy and after delivery. They were recently given the all clear to meet and the meeting was quite emotional.   Watch the video below.
Wizkid’s Baby Mama, Shola Reveals Their Family Has Lost Their Doctor To COVID-19
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Wizkid’s Baby Mama, Shola Reveals Their Family Has Lost Their Doctor To COVID-19

Shola Ogudu, first baby mama of Nigerian music superstar Wizkid has shared the sad news about the death of their family doctor. Shola announced on Twitter that their family doctor, whose name she did not disclose died after contracting the novel Coronavirus. According to the fashion CEO, their doctor reportedly gave up the ghost on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. The mother of one expressed how heartbroken and devastated she is as she claimed to have been hit with the saddest news ever in her life. Read her tweets below…: “Damn!! Damn!! Damn!!!Woke up to the saddest news EVER!!!Christ!!!! Corona virus is fucking reallllll y’all.. we just lost our family doctor to that fucking virus.. jeeezzz my heart This pain and shock hits DIFFERENT!!!Please stay SAFE!!! This MORNING!!!! H...
Governor Wike’s Special Adviser on Media, Simeon Nwakaudu has died
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Governor Wike’s Special Adviser on Media, Simeon Nwakaudu has died

Simeon Nwakaudu, the Special Assistant on Electronic Media to Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, has died. A statement from Paulinus Nsirim, the state Commissioner for Information, confirmed that Simeon died today Sunday May 17 at the Rivers State University Teaching Hospital (RSUTH) where he was being treated for an undisclosed ailment. The statement quoted the governor as describing Nwakaudu as “loyal and dedicated professional”. Read the statement below “Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, has expressed shock over the sudden death of his Special Assistant on Electronic Media, Mr Simeon Nwakaudu. He described late Nwakaudu as a loyal and dedicated professional who contributed immensely to the implementation of the Rivers vision. The governor on behalf of his family,...
“You Are Wicked For Bringing A Baby Into The World Without Stable Family Or Stable Income” – Reno Omokri Attacks Baby Mamas Ubi Franklin’s Baby Mama, Sandra Iheuwa React
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“You Are Wicked For Bringing A Baby Into The World Without Stable Family Or Stable Income” – Reno Omokri Attacks Baby Mamas Ubi Franklin’s Baby Mama, Sandra Iheuwa React

Former presidential aide, Reno Omokri shared his view on people having children outside wedlock. The author stated that bringing a baby into the world without a marriage is wicked. In a recent social media post, Reno who is really outspoken on social media, lambasted baby mamas who think being one is a job. He stated that giving birth to a child without a stable home and income is a wicked thing to do. See what he wrote below; “Being a baby mama is not a job. If you want an income, go get a job, instead of getting pregnant. Bringing a baby into this world without a marriage, a stable home and a stable income, is a wicked thing to do. A child is not a means to a livelihood”. Ubi Franklin’s 4th baby mama, Sandra Iheuwa has lashed out at Reno Omokri for criticizing b...
Gigi Hadid’s Family Building Mega-Mansion Next To Meghan And Harry’s Home
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Gigi Hadid’s Family Building Mega-Mansion Next To Meghan And Harry’s Home

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, who have been living in a luxury pad owned by Tyler Perry, would have a famous family as their neighbours in future. As per reports, supermodel Gigi Hadid’s father is planning to build a luxury mansion next to the Meghan and Harry’s home at Beverly Hills in Los Angeles. Mohamed Hadid, father of supermodels Gigi and Bella Hadid, is planning to build an enormous four-storey 15-bedroom mansion. The 71-year-old, owns a 100-acre spread of land near to Perry’s estate and has reportedly started work on the mammoth new multi-storey estate. The mansion, when completed, will cover 55,000 square feet with 15 bedrooms, 22 bathrooms and two swimming pools. According to reports, Hadid has recently got into trouble with LA city planners over his mega-man...
Woman Murdered by Man who Killed her Mum 24 Years Ago
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Woman Murdered by Man who Killed her Mum 24 Years Ago

Martha McKay has been killed by the same man who murdered her mother 23 years earlier. He murdered McKay after she forgave him for killing her mother. Travis Lewis 9, fled the house when deputies showed up on the scene, but he fell into a nearby river and died, according to police. Police say Lewis was the only suspect in McKay’s murder. Both bodies are expected to undergo autopsies to determine the causes of death. Lewis was paroled from prison in 2018 after serving 23 years for fatally shooting Martha’s mother, Sally McKay, and their relative Lee Baker, back on Sept. 10, 1996. Mckay had forgiven Lewis for the crime, and went on to befriend him. This didn’t go down well with her friends and family. Family friend Frank Byrd, who’d driven McKay to the state penitentiary t...
Psalm West Is 1! Kim Kardashian Celebrates Her Son’s First Birthday: ‘You Complete Our Family’
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Psalm West Is 1! Kim Kardashian Celebrates Her Son’s First Birthday: ‘You Complete Our Family’

Proud mom Kim Kardashian West shared a sweet social media tribute on Saturday, in honor of her and husband Kanye West’s youngest son’s first birthday. “My baby Psalm turns 1 years old today!!!!!! Psalmy you complete our family. You make everything perfect. I love you so much!!!! Happy Birthday Psalm,” she wrote, along with a black-and-white video of the birthday boy. Kardashian West, 39, and the rapper, 42, are also parents to son Saint, 4, as well as daughters Chicago, 2, and North, 6½.