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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Loses Mum Months after Losing Dad
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Loses Mum Months after Losing Dad

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has lost her mother, Mrs. Grace Ifeoma Adichie. The mother of the renowned Nigerian novelist died on Monday, March 1, in Awka, Anambra State. She was 78 years old. "It was very sudden and we are devastated," a family spokesperson said according to Guardian. She is survived by her six children: Ijeoma, Uchenna, Chuks, Okechukwu, Chimamanda and Kenechukwu; as well as nine grandchildren, in-law and many relatives. Funeral arrangements will be announced by her family later. This comes just months after Chimamanda lost her father.
Singer Ric Hassani Mourns His Father’s Death
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Singer Ric Hassani Mourns His Father’s Death

Singer Ric Hassani has revealed that he lost his father a week ago. The 32-year-old revealed this in a tweet on Friday. He said his dad was a great man and he learnt a lot from him. “A week ago today, I lost my Dad. He was a great man, a very good person. I learnt so much from him, and he is my Angel now. Rest in Peace Daddy, ‘K.K’ loves you,” he wrote. In another post he said, “People like your song Dad, I knew your vocals on it will be good. Wish you were here, just one more week. But God knows best.” Ric featured his dad in the song ‘Korede’. ‘Korede’ is the 17th track of his The Prince I Became. The Prince I Became was released on Friday with 17 songs in it. https://youtu.be/XWtkZyuK7Nw
My Dad Used to Work at a Fast-food Restaurant in US Before he Became wealthy – Davido Reveals
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My Dad Used to Work at a Fast-food Restaurant in US Before he Became wealthy – Davido Reveals

Nigerian singer, Davido has revealed his billionaire father, Adedeji Adeleke, worked as a manager at Burger King, a fast-food restaurant in the US before he became wealthy. The singer disclosed this while speaking about his biggest inspiration during a performance on NPR’s Tiny Desk, a video series of live concerts hosted by NPR Music in Washington. “The inspiration for me has been my father, a Nigerian-American like me. He studied in the States. I studied there myself. I went to HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), a predominantly black college,” he said. “My dad went to one as well. He used to work at Burger King. He was a manager at Burger King.”
Tears Flow as Peter Okoye’s Father-in-law is Laid to Rest
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Tears Flow as Peter Okoye’s Father-in-law is Laid to Rest

Lola Omotayo-Okoye's father, Dipo Omotayo, was laid to rest today, Feb 25, and his family and close friends were present to pay their last respects. Lola Omotayo-Okoye, her husband Peter Okoye, and their two children led the procession to the venue of the funeral. Lola Omotayo's mother was also present. Peter Okoye's last child, Aliona Okoye couldn't hold back tears at the funeral. Adults were also filmed crying during the viewing of the body. Mr Dipo Omotayo, the owner of Silco Drilling and Completion Services, a Lagos-based oil and gas company, died in Dec 2020.
Nigerian Man Reacts after Twitter Users Asked him to do a DNA test after he shared a photo of himself and his father
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Nigerian Man Reacts after Twitter Users Asked him to do a DNA test after he shared a photo of himself and his father

A Nigerian man was left traumatized after he shared this lovely photo of himself and his dad. The Nigerian man with the Twitter handle @LaoluCarsell, shared the photo above with the caption ''Yo here’s my dad and me. 71 yet he doesn’t look a day over 40. It’s the nose for me'' The photo caught the attention of some negative-minded Nigerians who asked him to tell his father to go and conduct a DNA test as they do not see any resemblance between father and son. Laolu who was utterly disgusted by their comments took to his Twitter handle this morning to react. ''I really don’t even know what to say. I was bullied today and I hated it. I posted a pic of my dad and I and everyone just felt they had a right to an opinion. Some were telling me to go do a dna test. Like is the...
Woman Shares Response she Received From her Father when she sent him a message on WhatsApp
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Woman Shares Response she Received From her Father when she sent him a message on WhatsApp

A father did not mince words when he received a message on WhatsApp from his daughter. A screenshot of the message was shared to Twitter by the daughter. In it, the woman greeted her father, writing: "Nna m Peter." He responded immediately, calling his daughter, "My burden". Twitter users have concluded that the father suspected his daughter was about to ask for money.
Flavour Reveals that he was a Virgin till 24
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Flavour Reveals that he was a Virgin till 24

Superstar singer, Flavour has revealed that he was a virgin till he was 24. The father of three revealed this in an interview with Ebuka on Bounce Radio. Flavour further recalled living with a man who had no TV, does not allow women in and also prohibits intake of alcohol.
I Respect Seyi Makinde As A Governor But I Am His Father Politically – Fayose
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I Respect Seyi Makinde As A Governor But I Am His Father Politically – Fayose

Former Ekiti State governor, Ayo Fayose on Sunday said he is qualified to be referred to as the father of Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State. Speaking on Channels Television programme ‘Sunday Politics’, monitored by Daily Independent, Fayose said while he respects Makinde by virtue of his position, he is a leader to the Oyo governor by virtue of seniority, having been elected as governor in 2003 when Makinde was 32 years old. He said Makinde cannot claim to be his leader just like Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu cannot claim to be the leader of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in Lagos or Governor Nyesom Wike claiming to be the leader of former Rivers state governor, Peter Odili. “I am not into any leadership struggle with Governor Makinde but the fact is, Governor Makinde cannot come out and ...
Nicki Minaj Father Killed by hit-and-run Driver
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Nicki Minaj Father Killed by hit-and-run Driver

The 64-year-old father of rapper Nicki Minaj has died after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in New York. Robert Maraj was walking along a road in Mineola on Long Island at 6:15 p.m. Friday when he was hit by a car that kept going, Nassau County police said. Maraj was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead Saturday. The Homicide Squad is investigating the case and asking for the public’s help in identifying the responsible party. There was not a decent description of the suspect vehicle provided. Police are asking any witnesses to the fatal crash to come forward. Minaj, 38, was born Onika Tanya Maraj in Trinidad and was raised in the New York City borough of Queens. She has not made any public statement about her father’s death.
Maje Ayida’s Son’s Mother, Anita Solomon,Shows off her Daughter, Ariana
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Maje Ayida’s Son’s Mother, Anita Solomon,Shows off her Daughter, Ariana

Maje Ayida's son's mother, Anita Solomon, took to her Instagram page this afternoon to show off her baby girl, Ariana. Anita and Maje share a son named Micah, but we don't know if Maje is the father of the new baby. Maje was married to Toke Makinwa from 2014 until 2016. Anita shared the new photos of herself and her children to celebrate Valentines day.
‘I’ve suffered damage and real sadness’- Meghan Markle says as she wins invasion of privacy court case against Daily Mail
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‘I’ve suffered damage and real sadness’- Meghan Markle says as she wins invasion of privacy court case against Daily Mail

Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle has revealed she suffered "damage and real sadness" as she won a High Court privacy battle over a letter she sent her dad. Meghan, 39, sued Daily Mail UK publisher, Associated Newspapers Ltd after they published a "heartfelt" handwritten letter purportedly from Meghan to her father, Thomas Markle. She sued the publication for privacy, copyright and data protection over five articles published in February 2019. A  judge at the High Court in London on Thursday, February 11, granted her a "summary judgment", which would see the privacy parts of the case resolved without a trial even though she still faces trial over her copyright infringement claims. In a statement released after the ruling, Meghan thanked her husband Prince Harry and mum D...
Emotional Pearl Thusi Remembers Late Father
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Emotional Pearl Thusi Remembers Late Father

South African actress, Pearl Thusi, has taken to social media to open up about the heartache of losing her father, Bhekizizwe Thusi. Pearl remembered her late father by shared a throwback video of them on her Instagram page, sharing a special moment and they looked happy whilst giggling. She wrote a heartfelt message on her Instagram page, expressing how much he loved him, "I hope you knew how much I love you... how much I miss you. And even how I forget you’re gone. It’s almost a year later and I still have to remind myself that you’re no longer here," reads her post. Celebrities and her fans flooded her comments section with messages of comfort.   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Mci (...
Dad Loses Entire Family Including his Wife and Three Children in Horrific House fire
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Dad Loses Entire Family Including his Wife and Three Children in Horrific House fire

A father is devastated’ after he lost his entire family when a horrific fire ripped through their mobile home. Melvin Diaz, from Snellville, Georgia, lost his wife and three children following the blaze on Saturday morning. Maria Isobel Martinez and her three daughters, Ashley, Alexa, and Daniela, aged between one and five, tragically died in the house as it was engulfed in the flames. Mr. Diaz said he was minutes away at a church meeting when he heard the news of a fire destroying his home, taking the life of his wife and three kids. “I just wanted to be with them that’s really what matters I mean it was my whole family… my whole world...” said Diaz. “I thought it was just something small I was calling her like crazy but she never answered me,” Diaz explains. Inv...
Buhari Repaid My Father By Making Me Chief Of Army Staff – Buratai
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Buhari Repaid My Father By Making Me Chief Of Army Staff – Buratai

The immediate past Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai (rtd), has admitted that the President gave him an appointment, because of the relationship between his father and Buhari. Buratai stated this during a gala night organized by the 29th Regular Course Association in Abuja. The event was to honour the ex Army Chief as the longest-serving COAS. According to him, his appointment in July 2015 was a prize for the loyalty of his father, Yusuf Buratai, to Buhari. Buratai’s father was a non-commissioned officer in the Royal West African Frontier Force and a World War II veteran who fought in Burma. Buratai said, “My father was an ardent lover of the President and my appointment as COAS, therefore, was a price or reward for that gesture by the President. “Of course,...
“Regardless of how Anybody Made Money, it’s None of your Business” Lilian Afegbai Calls out Judgemental People
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“Regardless of how Anybody Made Money, it’s None of your Business” Lilian Afegbai Calls out Judgemental People

Lilian Afegbai has called out Nigerians who judge others when they become successful and speculate on how they made their money. The actress said in a video: "If you don't have an evil spirit, when you hear someone is doing well, regardless of however they did it, it's not your business.   "You're not their mother, you're not their father. You're not God. Who are you to judge? Who are you to judge another man? "Is it your concern? "Is it your (points to her nether region)? It's not. Is it your (points at her breast)? It's not."  
Gunmen Assassinate Man in Broad Daylight in Delta
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Gunmen Assassinate Man in Broad Daylight in Delta

Gunmen suspected to be assassins killed a man identified as Emeke Ojere, at Ugbomro community in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta state. The father of three, who hails from Oyoko-Abavo in Ika South Local Government Area of the state but resides in Warri, was shot dead in his car on Saturday, January 30. One Mr Egbehon who drove the G-LK Mercedes Benz car told journalists that he was in the car with his “Oga” (the deceased) and another occupant when gunmen accosted them. "We went to Ogbomro community to visit one of our townsmen but suddenly gunmen blocked us and asked us to lay down. Oga was shot before they left."  Egbehon said. Spokesperson of the State Police Command, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, who confirmed the incident to The Punch, said operatives are intensifyi...
BBNaija’s Omashola Oburoh Buries His Father
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BBNaija’s Omashola Oburoh Buries His Father

  Big Brother Naija star Omashola has buried his father Mr Oburoh. The 39-year-old shared a video from the burial on Saturday. He said, “I know the angels are celebrating your arrival in heaven. But we miss you down here � rest well dad.” Oburoh’s death was announced by his daughter Omawumi with pictures on Insatgram on November 20. Omashola on the other hand shared a picture of a notebook with tear drops on it. He captioned the post with an heartbreak emoji. Oburoh was 72 when he died. Born Omashola Oburoh, Omashola was one of the 21 housemates on the Big Brother Naija season four show. He emerged as the third runner-up. https://youtu.be/5-XSuFaE2LY  
Osun Police Rescue 20-Year-Old Girl Locked Up By Her Father For 5 Years
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Osun Police Rescue 20-Year-Old Girl Locked Up By Her Father For 5 Years

The police in conjunction with Osun State Government have rescued Opeyemi Olatoke, 20, locked up for five years by her father in an abandoned house at Alfa Fire, Ikirun in Ifelodun Local Government Area. Father of the young woman Samson Olatoke has also been arrested. A statement on Monday by the Commissioner for Women, Children and Social Affairs Olubukola Olaboopo obtained by Igbere TV said the case was reported to her office by a non-governmental organisation Value Female Network. Mrs Olaboopo said; “The ministry and the police swung into action, we went to the house where the 20-year-old girl was locked up by her father. The father disclosed that he locked up the girl because she was physically challenged. The victim’s mother informed us that Opeyemi’s health started to de...
I knew I was gay at 10 — Bolu Okupe
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I knew I was gay at 10 — Bolu Okupe

Bolu Okupe, son of former presidential aide, Dr Doyin Okupe, speaks to AFEEZ HANAFI on his sexual orientation as a gay and his father’s remarks Your dad, in two separate Facebook posts, expressed strong belief that you would reconsider your sexual orientation as a gay someday. What is your view on this? Sexual orientation is not something that one can “reconsider”. This is the way I am and it is the way I have always been and will always be. I and many others in the LGBTQ (Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) community were born the way we are, many may not understand this but stop and think for a second, why would we intentionally choose this lifestyle when we know that we will be ridiculed and shamed by society? I do hope that one day we can, as Nigerians and Africans...
Actress Aishat Raji loses her father
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Actress Aishat Raji loses her father

Nollywood actress, Aishat Raji has lost her father to the cold hands of death.   The actress who shared the sad news on Instagram, disclosed that it has left her devastated. Aishat wrote;     RIP TO MY FATHER I don't think I can get over this shock, I'M SO DEVASTATED  
20-Year-Old Man Kidnaps Father, Collects N2m Ransom From Family Members
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20-Year-Old Man Kidnaps Father, Collects N2m Ransom From Family Members

The Nigeria Police on Wednesday, paraded a 20-year old man, Abubakar Amodu, for arranging with a gang to kidnap his father and collect a ransom of N2 million. Amodu was one of 25 suspects paraded by the Force Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba, for various offences in Abuja. The suspect, who was arrested with other members of the gang, said he worked with his father on the farm rearing cattle. According to him, his father eventually gave him 15 cows and he left home. He said he got friendly with members of a gang, who told him that his father was rich, and should be kidnapped for money. He confessed to arranging with the gang to successfully carry out the abduction and eventually get N200, 000 as his share. Also paraded was one Abubakar Liyu, a security guard with A...
Biden Calls Josephine, A Nigerian Girl & Her Father Who Contributed To Victory
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Biden Calls Josephine, A Nigerian Girl & Her Father Who Contributed To Victory

It is new dawn for America and the world at large as Joe Biden was sworn in as the president of America after defeating Donald Trump. However, it will be a memorable day for a Nigerian girl named Josephine who contributed towards joe biden victory. She received a call from the new president of the united state and she and her family are so happy. The Oyo state girl answered the call from Joe Biden who showered praise on her for her smartness leaving her proud dad all smile. Congratulations president Joe Watch video https://youtu.be/3lDo7GlAUvw
Ivanka Trump Plans To Attend Biden’s Inauguration Against Her Father’s Wishes
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Ivanka Trump Plans To Attend Biden’s Inauguration Against Her Father’s Wishes

Ivanka Trump is reportedly planning to attend Joe Biden's inauguration on January 20 against the wishes of her father, Donald Trump. Donald Trump made it clear on Twitter that he won't be present at his successor's inauguration. However, Ivanka is choosing to go, much to her father's chagrin, as she is scrambling to save her aspiring political career. "Ivanka is worried that her promising political career is in jeopardy and she's doing whatever she can to save her reputation," a White House insider told DailyMail. However, Trump is against her decision. "He said it's an insult that she would even want to engage with the crooks that are trying to bring him down," said the insider, adding that Trump said the family must stand together and put on a united front. "The pre...
‘I’m A Father’: Davido’s Brother, Adewale Adeleke & His Wife Welcome A Baby
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‘I’m A Father’: Davido’s Brother, Adewale Adeleke & His Wife Welcome A Baby

It is a time of celebration in the family of popular Nigerian singer, Davido, after his big brother, Adewale Adeleke and his wife, Kani, welcomed a baby girl. Adewale took to his Instastories to share the news of the latest addition to their family. “I'm a Father!” excited Adewale wrote. In February 2020, he duo held their traditional marriage in Calabar and their star-studded white wedding in Dubai. After the nuptials, the couple toured the world as they visited several countries for their honeymoon.
BBNaija’s Soma Mourns His Father’s Death
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BBNaija’s Soma Mourns His Father’s Death

Big Brother Naija star, Soma has lost his father to the cold hands of death. The actor who stated that he's been struck differently in 2021, expressed regret of not seeing his father one last time when he promised he will. Recounting how his father told him how he's proud of him, Soma further described him as "someone who has always supported his dreams". He wrote in a tribute shared on Instagram; “It just finally hit me, my dad is gone, like he's really gone... this one hit me sooooo hard sha, I thought 2020 was bad but 2021 hit different, I wasn't expecting this at all. “I spoke to you and you said you'd be fine and I believed you because since I can remember you've never slept in a hospital but then the plot twist, I'm so angry at myself for not coming home when I promise...
South African man calls out his father for naming him Martha
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South African man calls out his father for naming him Martha

A South African man has taken to Twitter to call out his father for naming him after his grandmother, Martha. In his tweet, he said he loves his dad, but won't forgive him for naming him 'Martha,' a female name of Aramaic origin which means "lady or mistress of the house".   I love my dad but I'll never forgive him for naming me Martha. Like I get it you loved your mom but I'm a boy dude??     Check out some hilarious reactions below.  
Don Jazzy shares a photo with his father
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Don Jazzy shares a photo with his father

Ace Nigerian music producer and record label executive, Don Jazzy has shared a photo with his father.   The photo Don Jazzy shared came with the caption "Father and son. @mavingrandpa"  
Kanye West gifts Kim Kardashian a hologram of her late father
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Kanye West gifts Kim Kardashian a hologram of her late father

Kanye West has gifted his wife, Kim Kardashian a hologram of her late father. Kim who celebrated her 40th birthday on the 21st of October shared the news, describing how much she appreciated that. She called the gift “the most thoughtful gift of a lifetime”. “For my birthday, Kanye got me the most thoughtful gift of a lifetime. A special surprise from heaven. A hologram of my dad.  It is so lifelike! We watched it over and over, filled with emotion”, she wrote on Twitter. Watch the video below... For my birthday, Kanye got me the most thoughtful gift of a lifetime. A special surprise from heaven. A hologram of my dad. ✨🤍 It is so lifelike! We watched it over and over, filled with emotion. pic.twitter.com/jD6pHo17KC — Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) October 29, 2...
10-Year-Old Boy Tortured, Chained By His Parents In Akwa Ibom For Being ”Possessed By Demons”
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10-Year-Old Boy Tortured, Chained By His Parents In Akwa Ibom For Being ”Possessed By Demons”

A 10-year-old old boy has been rescued in in Ikot Udota, Eket, Akwa Ibom State by the Child’s and Rehabilitation Network (CRARN) after he was allegedly brutalised and shackled by his father and stepmother. According to the head of the NGO, Sam Ikpe Utauma, the victim, Ekemini was constantly tortured, starved and subjected to various inhuman treatment by the father and his wife. He said the abuse had been going on for eighteen months, however, his situation took a turn for the worse eight months ago, when the father began to shackle and leave him in the backyard overnight, without clothes, claiming that the boy is possessed by demons. It was gathered that the father was arrested following a tip off by a concerned CRARN volunteer. The man was later bailed out by members of the com...
Nigerian Father Employs His Son As Security Man In His Company
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Nigerian Father Employs His Son As Security Man In His Company

A Nigerian father identified as Felix Obazee, has revealed that he employed his son, Uyiogosa, as a security man at his company. Obazee, who is the CEO of Fionet Security Services, made this known via a LinkedIn post. He shared photos of his child dressed in the company’s security uniform and said that he did it in order to give his son quality parenting. In the post, he posed rhetorical questions to people, asking if they would choose to teach their kids their business or shield them with the flimsy talk that they do not want them to suffer. He also thanked God for the grace he bestowed on him which enabled him to bring up responsible children, that would become leaders of their generation. Mr Obazee’s post received numerous reactions from LinkedIn users. Read some of the...
10-Month-Old Girl Dies After Being Raped By Her Father In US (Photos)
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10-Month-Old Girl Dies After Being Raped By Her Father In US (Photos)

Ten-month-old girl dies 'after being raped by her youth football coach father, 29, who Googled "how do I know if a baby is dead" and waited an hour before calling 911' A Pennsylvania father has been arrested for allegedly raping his 10-month-old daughter, who later died from her injuries at a hospital. Austin Stevens, 29, of Providence Township, was charged on Tuesday with aggravated sexual assault, rape of a child, involuntary deviant sexual intercourse, aggravated indecent assault, endangering the welfare of a child and other criminal counts in the death of his baby daughter, Zara Scruggs. According to a press release from the Montgomery County District Attorney's Office, at around 10.40pm on Saturday, Lower Providence police responded to a home in the 3400 block of Germantown...
Yemisi Yekini, Daughter Of Rashidi Yekini, Celebrates Her Late Father
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Yemisi Yekini, Daughter Of Rashidi Yekini, Celebrates Her Late Father

Late Former Super Eagles striker Rashidi Yekini has been celebrated on social media by his daughter, Yemisi Yekini. Yemisi took to her Twitter handle to celebrate her late father who scored Nigeria's first goal at the World Cup. She wrote: ''Today, I would like to celebrate my dad, who was one of the greatest footballers to come out of Nigeria. Rashidi Yekini.'' Rashidi Yekini was one of the best strikers in the world during his active playing days considering his achievements in the national team and all the clubs he played for. Yekini scored 37 goals as a Nigeria international and represented the West African nation in five major tournaments including two World Cups. The former Shooting Stars of Ibadan striker died on May 4, 2012 in Ibadan. https://twitter.com/yemisi_xo...
My stepmom sleeps with me anytime my father goes to work-Netizen
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My stepmom sleeps with me anytime my father goes to work-Netizen

A young man has taken to social media to complain about how he is being sexually abused by her stepmother in their house. According to the boy who chose to stay anonymous, he lives in the same house with his father and stepmother but things started changing when his stepmother began to demand other services from him. He claims that the woman is a sex maniac and she sleeps with him any chance she gets when the husband is not around. In fact, this young man claims the stepmother can go as many as 4 rounds each day 5 days in the week when his father goes to work. Although this sounds like sexual abuse, he says he enjoys it and the woman buys him all the things he needs as a young man. However, he thinks it’s not right and he needs advice on what to about the situation he finds himself ...
‘Your Father Is Not Less Than Otedola Because He Did Not Buy You A Ferrari’ – Reno Omokri
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‘Your Father Is Not Less Than Otedola Because He Did Not Buy You A Ferrari’ – Reno Omokri

Mr. Reno Omokri took to his IG page to react to Otedola's Ferrari gifts to his daughter. In a video made by Reno, he advises Nigerians not to allowed Mr. Femi Otedola’s Ferrari gifts to his daughters diminish their fathers. He said he was disappointed by a lot of Nigerian celebrities and other Nigerians who took to the social media to belittle their fathers and some saying that their kids would never go through what they went or are going through. Your father is not less than Femi Otedola because he did not buy you a Ferrari. Otedola is a billionaire. The cost of 3 Ferraris is less than 1% of his net worth. If your father spent 5% of his net worth educating you, then your father did more than Otedola. Remember the account of the widow’s mite? Don’t just look at the amount. Rather,...
Bill Gates Sr., Father Of Microsoft Co-Founder Dies At 94
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Bill Gates Sr., Father Of Microsoft Co-Founder Dies At 94

Bill Gates Sr., a lawyer and the father of Microsoft’s co-founder, who stepped in when appeals for charity began to overwhelm his billionaire son and started what became the world’s largest philanthropy, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, died on Monday at his beach home on Hood Canal, in the Seattle area. He was 94. The cause was Alzheimer’s disease, his family said in an announcement on Tuesday. In 1994, Mr. Gates was 69 and planning to retire from his prestigious law practice in a few years when, one autumn evening, he and his son, Bill, and his daughter-in-law, Melinda, went to a movie. Standing in the ticket line, Bill told his father that he was being inundated with appeals for charity but that he was far too busy running Microsoft to answer them. His father suggested ...
Daddy Freeze Is A Bastard For Insulting Oyedepo, My Father – David Ibiyeomie
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Daddy Freeze Is A Bastard For Insulting Oyedepo, My Father – David Ibiyeomie

The founder of Salvation Ministries, Pastor David Ibiyeomie calls Daddy Freeze a bastard who doesn't know his father and he threatened to arrest him next time he hurls insult on Bishop David Oyedepo. Daddy Freeze was born in a ship by a Somali and he has no money he says https://youtu.be/i0dU_X8U8NY Read Daddy Freeze's post below: Dear Bishop Oyedepo, submission goes both ways. It’s not reserved for women alone, rather both the husband and wife MUST submit to one another. - ◄ Ephesians 5:21 ► New International Version Submit to one another out of reverence for Christ. - Now, let us always endeavor to quote scripture in context. We shouldn’t leave out the instruction given to the men, who must also be prepared to DIE for their wives like Christ died for the church, or is this b...
“Messi Could Stay” – His Father Says After Meeting Barcelona Board
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“Messi Could Stay” – His Father Says After Meeting Barcelona Board

The six-time Ballon d’Or winner has expressed a desire to leave Camp Nou, but discussions have been held with the Blaugrana board. Lionel Messi’s father and agent, Jorge, has hinted at a compromise being reached at Barcelona which allows his son to remain at Camp Nou until the summer of 2021. The Argentine forward’s representatives arrived in Catalunya on Wednesday for showdown talks with the Blaugrana board. Jorge Messi told reporters upon touching down that he did not “know anything” when it comes to his son’s future. He was, however, to discuss the matter with under-fire Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu amid mounting speculation suggesting that a stunning separation could be on the cards. Barca's dismissal of Suarez shows Messi is not their only problem. Messi has spent his...
Usher Is Reportedly Set To Be A Father For The Third Time
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Usher Is Reportedly Set To Be A Father For The Third Time

Usher Raymond is set to be a father for the third time. The 41-year-old R&B singer is expecting a child with his girlfriend, record executive Jenn Goicoechea, 37. US Weekly spotted Usher and Jenn outside of a Los Angeles production studio on Monday, August 31, where the mom-to-be flaunted her growing baby bump. An insider revealed to US Weekly that the couple are indeed expecting a little one on the way. “They are thrilled and very excited,” the source confessed to the outlet. The eight-time Grammy winner was first linked to the music executive in October 2019 after they were spotted together backstage at a Hollywood Bowl concert. #usher is already dad to two sons, Usher, 12, and Naviyd, 11, with ex-wife Tameka Foster. They were married from 2007 to 2009. He was also ...
Van de Beek’s father labels Man Utd move ‘dream come true’
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Van de Beek’s father labels Man Utd move ‘dream come true’

Van de Beek's father labels Man Utd move 'dream come true' has described his son's move from Ajax to Manchester United as a "dream come true". The Netherlands midfielder has completed a medical with United ahead of a £40m deal, expected to be completed after the international break. "This is a dream come true," Andre van de Beek told Omroep Gelderland. "Our local village is very proud. "It's the perfect moment for him to make this step to such a beautiful club, but Ajax will always remain in our heart. "A lot of clubs were interested, but Donny took this decision himself."
14-year-old Pregnant Girl Commits Suicide in Nasarawa
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14-year-old Pregnant Girl Commits Suicide in Nasarawa

A 14-year-old girl, Anita Haledu Ibrahim, pictured above, has committed suicide over an unwanted pregnancy. The Nation reports that Anita who is a student of Government Science school Andaha near Akwanga, took herbicide to kill herself on Saturday, July 11. According to sources, Anita was impregnated by her boyfriend who she met in Andaha during the COVID-19 lockdown. They became intimate and she got pregnant. Anita informed him she was pregnant with their child and he initially fled the village to Abuja but after her parents made contacts with him, he accepted the pregnancy and also showed interest to marry her. Anita however decided to take her life after her father, Haledu Ibrahim, beat her up over the pregnancy. She took the herbicide on Saturday and was immediately rushed...
Dad, his two Teenage Children and Dog Killed on Father’s Day
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Dad, his two Teenage Children and Dog Killed on Father’s Day

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

South African Rapper Cassper Nyovest dropped a bombshell on his followers and announced that he is going to be a father any moment from now. The rapper also took the time to share with the world that he is also dropping a new album aptly titled Any Minute Now, adding that the image on his album is an actual scan of his unborn son.
Father’s Day: Uche Elendu Blasts Trolls Calling Her Father Poor On Instagram
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Father’s Day: Uche Elendu Blasts Trolls Calling Her Father Poor On Instagram

Uche Elendu has responded to trolls who attacked her dad after she shared a picture of him on Father's day. In her words; ' the money her Daddy gave me to start a business, most of you will have to sleep with 34 men to get half of it'. Makes one wonder why her choice example to make money is sleeping with men. Below is the message she shared before the trolls descended on her timeline. Happy Fathers day to my Sugar rush, my no1 fan, my driving force, my britico, my first love..your simplicity, wealth of knowledge and humility has taught me a lot,May God bless you for all you do for me and my siblings. You're the best Father in the entire universe.. You surely will reap the fruits of your Labour Dad. I love you Below are the series of exchange that ensued afterwards. My only ish ...
Government burns down house belonging to kidnapper in Cross River
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Government burns down house belonging to kidnapper in Cross River

A house belonging to an alleged Kidnapper in Calabar South Local Government Area of Cross River State has been set ablaze by agents of the state government. The suspected kidnapper, Edet Effiong Nyong was reported to have been among the suspects declared wanted by the state government. The team who set the building ablaze was led by the State Security Adviser, South, Mr Ani Esin alongside DSS, Anti-Cultism and Kidnapping Squad and other stakeholder, Daily Post reports. The building which is located at Esiere Ebom Street in Calabar South local government area of the state was burnt on Saturday. It was learned that the suspect was responsible for the kidnap of the father of the former Director of DSS and he was also the brain behind the kidnap of a relative of the former De...
Bobrisky lied to his father about his changed dressing identity – Femi Olowu reveals
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Bobrisky lied to his father about his changed dressing identity – Femi Olowu reveals

According to Daily Post, the Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Isolo-Ejigbo branch B, Alhaji Bashir Femi Olowu, has revealed how the Nigerian cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye, popularly known as Bobrisky, lied to his father, Alhaji Musibau Okuneye, about his changed identity, saying he told his father that his feminine dressing was to act theatre on social media only. According to him, his father was still in the dark about the real identity of his son as he (Bobrisky) dressed normal as a man to his father’s birthday held at his residence in Ejigbo last week. He said the father was not happy about the identity of his son on social media as against the belief by many people that he was supporting him in the act. Olowu, whose image with that of Bobris...
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...
Davido Unfollows Chioma and Everyone Else on Instagram
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Davido Unfollows Chioma and Everyone Else on Instagram

Davido has unfollowed everyone on Instagram, including his fiancée, Chioma Rowland following allegations of domestic violence in their home. For weeks now, rumours have trailed Davido on Twitter and the rumour mongers have been ignored by Davido and Chioma. However, Chioma refused to ignore the rumours about domestic violence in her home so she came out to address it. Chioma said that Davido has never been violent towards her and she has never been violent to the father of her child . Hours after Chioma's statement, Davido unfollowed everyone on Instagram, including Chioma.
Checkout the lovely cake Bobrisky got for his father to celebrate his Birthday
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Checkout the lovely cake Bobrisky got for his father to celebrate his Birthday

Bobrisky has always flaunted his wealth in social media, so there is a general assumption that he is very rich. That is why many people are not surprised by the number of luxury items that he own. Bobrisky always has a flair for dramatics. He loves to be bold in whatever he does, whether it is his makeup or outfits, he always makes sure to stand out. Later on Bobrisky took to Instagram again to post a dollar bill themed birthday cake which he also alleged that it belonged to his father. One notable thing about his posts for his father’s birthday is that he did not place a picture of his father or post any picture of the both of them together.