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Rice Miller Loses N188m Goods In Adamawa As Hoodlums Loot Warehouse
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Rice Miller Loses N188m Goods In Adamawa As Hoodlums Loot Warehouse

A rice miller in Adamawa State has cried out for succour after thugs broke into his mill and carted away bags of parboiled and white rice valued at N188,465,000. Alhaji Mohammed Shemad, Chief Executive Officer of Shemad Concept Nigeria Ltd, told newsmen Monday morning that the thugs forced their way into his rice mill located at Bakin Kogi, a riverside community in Yola North local government area (LGA), and removed all the 10,615 bags of rice that had been processed. Our correspondent recalls that thugs first broke into government warehouses in and around the state capital, Yola, in the morning of Sunday October 25 and took away all they could find, prompting Governor Ahmadu Fintiri to impose a curfew which took effect from 3pm Sunday. The thugs had however defied the curfew, b...
Lagos loses N234m to tollgates’ closure
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Lagos loses N234m to tollgates’ closure

The Lagos State Government has lost at least N234m to the closure of tollgates as the #EndSARS protests on the Island enters its 9th day, The PUNCH has learnt. However, the state has continued to generate money from adverts at the toll plazas. The figure was obtained from the daily and monthly targets set for the tollgates by the government, which owns the tollgates, which are being managed by the Lekki Concession Company. A Lagos State commissioner, who wished to remain anonymous, told our correspondent that the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge was expected to generate about N10m daily, while the Admiralty Circle Plaza along the Lekki-Epe Expressway was not expected to generate less than N16.6m a day.
BBNaija: Erica Loses N1.8 Million After Disqualification
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BBNaija: Erica Loses N1.8 Million After Disqualification

Disqualified Big Brother Naija housemate, Erica, has lost about N1.8m as a result of her ouster from the reality show. MCI reports that Erica took the exit door from the house on Sunday after receiving her third and final strike from Biggie. Biggie, who showed video clips of her unruly behavior in the house, said Erica defaced Big Brother’s property and also threatened to kill fellow housemate, Laycon, actions he said contravened article 18 of the house rule. With her disqualification from the house, all the money she won during the weekly task and game won’t be given to her.
Serena Williams Loses To Rogers At Top Seed Open
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Serena Williams Loses To Rogers At Top Seed Open

Serena Williams lost in the Top Seed Open quarter-finals after fellow American Shelby Rogers came back from a set down to win their rain-delayed match 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 in Lexington. Former world number one, Williams, dominated the first set but a resilient Rogers forced a decider. Rogers ranked 116 in the world, then edged the tie-break to record a memorable victory. “It’s every kid’s dream to be able to do something like that,” Rogers said. It was Williams’ first loss since 2012 to a player outside the WTA’s top 100 since Virginie Razzano at 2012 Roland Garros. The tournament top seed, who came from a set down to beat her sister Venus in the previous round, was playing her first tournament in six months Seemingly unaffected by the three-hour rain delay, the 23-time Gra...
Satellite TV Company, TSTV Loses Office Due To Debt
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Satellite TV Company, TSTV Loses Office Due To Debt

The West African Business Platform Ltd., a law firm, has taken possession of the Abuja Headquarters office of Telcom Satellite Ltd. Television (TSTV) due to its inability to pay its rent. The Abuja Headquarters office of the television company is situated at Plot 1191, Jahi District, off Gilmore Construction Company, FCT. The property was taken over on Tuesday following the judgment entered in favour of the plaintiff by Justice Yusuf Halilu of the FCT High Court in Nov. 2019. Officers from the Execution Unit of the FCT High Court, including four police officers, were stationed in the premises during the takeover. The law firm through its principal, Raphael Adakole, had filed the suit in 2018 with No. CV/2739/18 against the television company and its Abuja Managing Director,...
President Buhari Loses In-Law, Galadima Modu Sheriff
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President Buhari Loses In-Law, Galadima Modu Sheriff

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the news of the death of Alhaji Modu Sheriff, Galadima of Borno Emirate, and the father of former governor Ali Sheriff of Borno. The President’s message was conveyed in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Thursday. The president extended heartfelt commiserations to Gov, Babagana Zulum of Borno, and the family of Sheriff. President Buhari also commiserated with the Shehu of Borno, and the entire Borno Emirate Council on the passing of their illustrious son and community leader fondly loved and respected by his people. The President who described the death of his in-law and father-in-law to Halima, his daughter, as a personal loss to him, prayed almighty Allah ...
Woman Loses Entire Family To Coronavirus As Husband And Son Die Within Three Days (Photos)
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Woman Loses Entire Family To Coronavirus As Husband And Son Die Within Three Days (Photos)

A woman from Michigan has lost her husband of 35 years and her son to Coronavirus within three days. Sandy Brown of Grand Blanc said she’s suffering from ‘indescribable grief ‘ after losing her husband, Freddie Lee Brown Jr. and son Freddie Lee Brown III within a short period of time. ?????? “There’s not even a word created to describe my pain. It’s unimaginable,” she said. According to Detriot News, Sandy’s husband fell sick in March, coming down with chills and muscle aches. The 59-year-old who had a kidney transplant began having trouble breathing and was admitted to Ascension Genesys Hospital, the outlet reported. He later tested positive for COVID-19 and was placed on a ventilator. Few days later, Sandy received a call that his lung collapsed and to rush to the hospi...
Bbnaija’s Lolu Loses His Brother-In-Law To Coronavirus
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Bbnaija’s Lolu Loses His Brother-In-Law To Coronavirus

Big Brother Naija 2018 star, Omololu Shomuyiwa simply known as Lolu on the reality TV show, has announced that his brother-in-law died of coronavirus. He made the announcement via his official Twitter account, where he called on well-meaning Nigerians to put his family in prayers. “About an hour ago, I lost my brother-in-law to Corona Virus. Please remember our family in your prayers. Thank you.” Lolu wrote. See his post: This COVID-19 death would be the first in Nigeria which involves someone very close to a celebrity in the country.
COVID-19: FG Loses N20 Billion In 7 Days As Banks Stop Operations In Ports
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COVID-19: FG Loses N20 Billion In 7 Days As Banks Stop Operations In Ports

The Federal Government’s quest to contain the coronavirus pandemic through a 14 – day lockdown of Lagos, Ogun State and Abuja appears to be taking its toll on the nation’s revenue as banks’ closure continue to hamper ports operations. Expressing his displeasure at the non operation of banks, Dr. Ola Olugbese, Chairman, Ogbese Marine Services Limited, a licensed Customs agent, stated that the federal government may have lost not less than N20 billion in the last seven days due to non operation of the banks in the ports. “Due to the lockdown caused by Covid-19 pandemic, banks were closed. Government needs revenue. That is why Customs was mandated to work as the ports remain open. Unfortunately, government forgot that Customs work hand in hand with banks. Customs does not accept cash f...
Popular Dancehall Artist ,Vybz Kartel Loses Appeal
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Popular Dancehall Artist ,Vybz Kartel Loses Appeal

The conviction of popular dancehall artiste Vybz Kartel has been upheld. After a near two-year wait, the Court of Appeal this morning handed down a judgement agreeing with the murder conviction and life sentence of the of the popular entertainer. The court also upheld the convictions and sentences for dancehall artiste Shawn Storm and two other men, Kahira Jones and Andre St John. With the ban on public gatherings of more than ten persons as part of the measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus, the decision by the Appeal Court was handed down via a conference call between the panel of three judges, prosecutors and the attorneys for the four men. President of the Court of Appeal Dennis Morrison, Frank Williams and Patrick Brooks heard the appeal. In April 2014, K...
Dangote Loses $2.5bn In One Month – Bloomberg
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Dangote Loses $2.5bn In One Month – Bloomberg

The President/Chief Executive, Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote, saw its total net worth drop by $2.5bn in the last 30 days, according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index. The index, which is a ranking of the world’s 500 richest people, showed that his wealth fell from $15.9bn as of February 25, 2020, to $13.4bn on March 26. It had risen to a high of $16.5bn on January 27. He was the only Nigerian on the list of 500 billionaires and retained his position as Africa’s richest person. “Africa’s richest person controls Dangote Industries, a closely held conglomerate. The Lagos, Nigeria-based company owns sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest cement producer, Dangote Cement, which had revenue of N901.2bn ($2.5bn) in 2018. It also has interests in sugar, salt, flour, fertiliser and pack...
Trump Says Stock Markets Will Crash If He Loses Election
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Trump Says Stock Markets Will Crash If He Loses Election

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the U.S. stock market will crash if he loses the election this year. During a trip to India, Trump told business leaders stocks will jump higher if he is re-elected, but “if I don’t win you’re going to see a crash as you’ve never seen before.” He said his administration planned to announce tax cuts for the middle class in the not too distant future. Trump also said that Monday’s steep fall in share prices was bad because of fears of the coronavirus, but the United States was in good shape in terms of tackling the problem. He said Chinese President Xi Jinping was working hard on the issue. “And I think it is going to be under control … I think it is going to work out fine. We hope so,” Trump said.
Bobrisky Accuses Dino Melaye Of Stealing His Tweets Shortly After He Loses Car And Dino Buys Car
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Bobrisky Accuses Dino Melaye Of Stealing His Tweets Shortly After He Loses Car And Dino Buys Car

Nigeria’s most talked about cross dresser, Okuneye Idris Olarenwaju, popularly known as Bobrisky has earlier this afternoon taken to his Twitter handle @Bobrisky to accuse the former Senator representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye of stealing his Tweets on Twitter. Recall that just few days ago, Nigerians were greeted with the news that Bobrisky’s driver made away with his #500,000.00 and his Mercedes Benz. And just yesterday, Senator Dino Melaye was once again the talk of the media after he showed off his latest automobile in the form of a 1977 Covette said to be worth over 3.5 million naira in a video, which attracted a lot of bad mouthing from Nigerians. Despite this and unfazed by these accusations, the Senator had earlier this morning sent out a message to Nigeria...
Burna Boy Loses Out At 2020 BRIT Awards, See Winners
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Burna Boy Loses Out At 2020 BRIT Awards, See Winners

Just like in the Grammys, Burna Boy failed to clinch the International Male Solo Artist award at 2020 Brit Awards in London on Tuesday night. The Nigerian singer was nominated along with veteran singer Bruce Springsteen, Dermot Kennedy, Post Malone and Tyler, the Creator Tyler, 28 years old, an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and music video director won in the category. Incidentally, Tyler, full name Tyler Gregory Okonma is the son of a Nigerian father with Igbo ancestry and an American mother of mixed African-American and European-Canadian descent. Burna Boy also lost in the second category, Song of the Year for which he was nominated along with Dave for the song, Location. The winner was 23 year-old Lewis Capaldi, a Scottish singer-songwriter...
Woman Loses 39-year-old Marriage For Denying Husband Sexual Rights
Love, Sex & Relationship

Woman Loses 39-year-old Marriage For Denying Husband Sexual Rights

A mother of four, Mrs Janet Ayoola, lost her 39-year-old marriage to her husband, Olajide Ayoola, for denying him sex for seven years. An Igando Customary Court in Lagos on Monday granted the request of Janet’s enstranged husband, Olajide, for dissolution of the marriage. The Court’s President, Mr Adeniyi Koledoye, said that since the petitioner insisted on divorce after several interventions, the court was left with no option than to grant him his wish. “The court hereby pronounces the marriage between Mr Olajide Ayoola and Mrs Janet Ayoola dissolved today. Both of you henceforth cease to be husband and wife. “Two of you should go on your separate ways unmolested. The court wishes both of you well in your future endeavour,” Koledoye ruled. He, however, ordered Olajide to pay a s...
Gov Fayemi’s Wife Loses Adopted Mother, Mama Jolaade Osho
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Gov Fayemi’s Wife Loses Adopted Mother, Mama Jolaade Osho

A 109 years old grandmother from Ikere Local Government of Ekiti State adopted by the wife of Ekiti State governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi has passed on to the eternal life January 27, 2020 at her residence in Okeruku Street, Uro Quarters, Ikere Ekiti. The aged Grandma was last year adopted by her Excellency Bisi Fayemi over the deplorable conditions of the mama during her life time on Earth. Bisi Fayemi disclosed this on her verify Twitter handle and she wrote thus; ‘with sadness but heart full of praise and gratitude to almighty God. I announced the peaceful passing of my adopted mother, mama jolaade Osho of Ikere Ekiti. May her gentle soul rest in peace to peace’.Mama Jolaade popularly called Eyelikoko lost all her children and as a result was rejected by family members and everyo...
UFC Star Conor Mcgregor Set To Earn $80million From His Next Fight On Saturday Even If He Loses
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UFC Star Conor Mcgregor Set To Earn $80million From His Next Fight On Saturday Even If He Loses

Conor McGregor is set to make his long-awaited UFC return against Donald Cerrone, and the Irishman is expected to rake in a staggering $80 million from the fight.   The 31-year-old former two-weight UFC champion, who last competed inside the Octagon in 2018, lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov. Now, he'll make his comeback fight against Cerrone at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this coming Saturday.     Despite being out of action for over a year, McGregor claims he'll earn $80m from the fight.   “It's going to be a good pay cheque," he told ESPN. “Probably the most ever in my mixed martial arts career... I'm estimating a good $80m [£62m].   “We have Australia, Canada and England and Ireland... it should be a good one.   When ...
Stella Damasus Loses Mother-In-Law
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Stella Damasus Loses Mother-In-Law

The mother-in-law of famous Nollywood actress, Stella Damasus, Mrs Aderinmokan, is dead. The movie star announced this on her Instagram page on Tuesday. She posted a photo of the deceased with an emotional tribute, describing her as her angel, prayer warrior, the most amazing and selfless person ever. She wrote: “So, I lost my bestie, my prayer warrior, my angel, my MOTHER IN LAW. This woman right here is the most amazing and selfless person ever. “The love she had for me was just too much. I will never forget our GIST NIGHTS, our prayer time, our kitchen Chronicles, our dance moves. “To say I will miss her is an understatement. I am still in the denial stages for sure because this is still too much for me right now. “The only consolation I have is that I know for a f...
Actress Empress Njamah Cries Out As She Loses 300 Fishes
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Actress Empress Njamah Cries Out As She Loses 300 Fishes

Abuja based Nollywood actress, Empress Njamah, who has been into fish farming for 8 years has cried out after losing 300 fishes. Sharing video of the dead fishes on her Instagram Page, the actress wrote "In my 8 years of FARMING this is the first time am experiencing such a huge loss, over 300 fishes of 3kg n above for just a fish, times it by 300,way over a million naira... really sad n depressing,it’s well....either food or water was polluted #farmer #catfish #wewontstop"
NFL player Marvin Jones Jr. loses six-months-old baby
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NFL player Marvin Jones Jr. loses six-months-old baby

Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones Jr. and his family are mourning the loss of his fifth and youngest child, son Marlo, who has died at age 6 months. The NFL player announced the heartbreaking news on his Instagram page on Saturday, alongside a photo of the baby. He did not reveal the cause of the boy's death. "Yesterday the Lord called home a piece of my family's heart, Marlo," he wrote. "It is hard to believe that our little angel, our fighter from day one, our son 'Marlito' has unfortunately passed away and is no longer here with us. Marlo, the joy that you brought to us everyday, with that smile, and that energy was like heaven on earth. You will always be in our hearts. We will always remember you. We did not get the chance to hear your first words (It would've b...
Nigeria Loses Bid To Host U-20 Women’s World Cup
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Nigeria Loses Bid To Host U-20 Women’s World Cup

Nigeria has lost its bid to host the U-20 Women’s World cup in 2020, following FIFA's decision to go with Costa Rica and Panama as joint hosts.   The decision came after the proposed facilities to be used for the global women’s tournament in Nigeria was visited by a FIFA inspection team. The world cup matches would have been hosted in Lagos, Benin City, Asaba and Uyo.   A statement released by FIFA's Chief Tournaments and Events Officer Colin Smith which conveyed the decision, reads in part;   “We would like to thank the Costa Rican and Panamanian football associations for their commitment towards women’s football and the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in particular. We are looking forward to a fantastic competition in August." “After the highly successfu...
Icardi Always Refuse To Have Sex With Me Whenever PSG Loses – Wife Cries Out
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Icardi Always Refuse To Have Sex With Me Whenever PSG Loses – Wife Cries Out

Mauro Icardi refuses to have sex with wife Wanda Nara when Paris Saint-Germain lose. Luckily for her, her hubby's side are at the top of the Ligue 1 table with 14 wins from their first 17 games this season. The stunning agent revealed some intimate details about her relationship with Icardi during an interview with Italian magazine La Republicca Delle Donne. She was asked her thoughts on Antonio Conte's claims that footballers should make as little effort as possible during sex. Nara said: "I do not know what to say. "He should try it before a match but Mauro is very professional and does not do anything before a match. "Only after and if the match went well. "If it does not go well, he does not even want to look at me." The blonde bombshell ditched the Argentine's for...
Once Dubbed ‘Britain’s Barack Obama’ Chuka Umunna Loses MP Seat In UK Election
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Once Dubbed ‘Britain’s Barack Obama’ Chuka Umunna Loses MP Seat In UK Election

CHUKA CHUCKED Chuka Umunna LOSES seat as voters turn their back on man once dubbed ‘Britain’s Barack Obama’ CHUKA Umunna has sensationally lost his seat as voters turn their back on the rising star MP once dubbed "Britain's Barack Obama". The candidate came second in the Cities of London and Westminster to the Tories after flip-flopping from Labour to Change UK to Lib Dem ahead of the election. Chuka suffered a dramatic fall from grace this morning after once being heavily tipped to become Labour leader. Chuka used to be a rising star in Labour and ran briefly for leader in 2015. He was regularly tipped to become the UK’s first black Prime Minister and drew comparisons to former US president Obama after he was elected in 2010. But he withdrew his candidacy and was cas...
Cristiano Ronaldo Loses His Temper After Messing Up In Training
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Cristiano Ronaldo Loses His Temper After Messing Up In Training

Cristiano Ronaldo lost his temper with himself after producing a poor touch during Juventus training on Tuesday. The Portuguese star was taking part in a Rondo ahead of their trip to Bayer Leverkusen in their final Champions League group game on Wendesday. The training drill sees circle of players attempt to keep possession of the ball with just one touch at a time as a smaller group of players tries to make an interception. Ronaldo, put off as as a pass bobbled towards him, managed to get the ball stuck under his right foot as he tried to play the required first-time pass. His team-mates saw the funny side, some jokingly holding their heads in their hands, but the team's main man did not. Clearly frustrated, Ronaldo proceeded to smash three balls into the air as the p...
Former Arsenal And England Striker, Benik Afobe Loses 2-Year Old Daughter
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Former Arsenal And England Striker, Benik Afobe Loses 2-Year Old Daughter

Footballer Benik Afobe is "heartbroken" after the death of his two-year-old daughter.   The striker, who plays for Championship club Bristol City on loan from Stoke, announced today December 1, that his daughter Amora had died on Friday evening after "unexpectedly developing a severe infection".   A statement issued by his family said: "It is with an extremely heavy heart that the Afobe family have today confirmed the devastating news that their first child, their beloved daughter Amora, 2, passed away late on Friday evening. "Amora was taken to hospital for treatment after unexpectedly developing a severe infection. "Unfortunately she then suffered a number of serious complications and despite doctors doing absolutely everything they possibly could, Amora pas...
Anthony Joshua’s Promoter Explains What Happens If He Wins Or Loses
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Anthony Joshua’s Promoter Explains What Happens If He Wins Or Loses

Eddie Hearn, promoter for Anthony Joshua and the CEO of Matchroom Boxing, has explained that everything will be "neutral" when the rematch takes place with Andy Ruiz in Saudi Arabia next weekend. Ruiz shocked the sport when he dropped Joshua four times to secure a seventh round stoppage, and as a result he walked away with the WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO world heavyweight titles at the Madison Square Garden in New York City on June 1st. When asked whats next for Anthony Joshua if he wins, he said; “beating Andy Ruiz and regaining his belts will make him by far the biggest star in the sport, but more personally, its about winning the fight and regaining what’s his”. And on the possibility of taking a loss, he stated; “Joshua is tough, he is a guy that’s always having to learn under the ...
Lady Loses Employment Opportunity Over Semi-nude DP On Social Media
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Lady Loses Employment Opportunity Over Semi-nude DP On Social Media

A Twitter user took to the platform to narrate how a lady lost an employment opportunity over her semi-nude Display Picture. According to @anu_praise, the jobseeker applied for the job through him but the employer who googled her name said the semi-nude DP was a turn-off. It jst happened again. Someone submitted their CV through me, the employer googled the name, social media results came up. Her avi was almost nude. The woman said that was a turn off. Shebi I told you that everyday is not "no bra day". Tidy ur accts if ure a job seeker. The other part of the deal is that unless there is a soliciting third party like me you wouldn't even know why you were rejected. It will cost us nothing as professionals to portray decency in our socialization. Asides having good grades they must k...
Tiwa Savage Grieves As She Loses P.A, Thompson
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Tiwa Savage Grieves As She Loses P.A, Thompson

Nigerian Singer and songwriter, Tiwa Savage has announced the passing of her personal assistant, Thompson in a recent post shared on her Instagram page. Paying tribute to the deceased, the singer expressed that she doesn’t know how to handle the loss. Rest in perfect peace Thompson ... I still don’t know how to handle this �
Davido’s Road Manager, Obama Loses Apartment To Fire
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Davido’s Road Manager, Obama Loses Apartment To Fire

There is pandemonium at Primewater Gardens 2, Lekki as fire razes a high-rise build reportedly connected to Davido. Davido's road manager, Obama is definitely in a tight fix as he watches his apartment gutted by fire. In a video that surfaced online, we can see the high-rise building on fire at Primewater Gardens 2, Lekki, Lagos and report has it that the affected apartment belongs to Davido's road manager, Obama. The cause of the fire is unknown at the time of filing this report, but the men of the Lagos State Fire Department were on site trying to put off the fire. However, they may be a delay in putting off the fire as the fire service hose seems to be leaking profusely.
Dino Melaye Loses Local Government To Smart Adeyemi
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Dino Melaye Loses Local Government To Smart Adeyemi

The All Progressives Congress candidate in the Kogi West senatorial district re-run election, Smart Adeyemi, has defeated Dino Melaye of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ijumu local government. Both candidates are from the local government. While Mr Adeyemi is an indigene of Iyara, Dino Melaye is from Aiyetoro, a neighbouring village. The final result for the local government was announced on Sunday morning. Mr Adeyemi’s APC polled a total of 11,627 votes while Mr Melaye’s PDP amassed 7,647 votes in the local government, according to the electoral commission, INEC. The candidate of the SDP, Natasha Akpoti, came a distant third with 49 votes. Ijumu is part of Kogi West senatorial district, the district the candidates seek to represent in the Senate. Elections in Ijumu were characterize...
Border Closure: Beninese Groan In Pains, Lament Loses
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Border Closure: Beninese Groan In Pains, Lament Loses

With barely three months after Nigeria closed its border with Benin Republic, things have not been the same with the West African neighbours as the citizens, especially those in Porto Novo and Cotonou, are groaning in pains as a result of the closure. The land borders were closed in August following criminal activities at the nation’s international boundaries with Benin and Niger. One key concern cited by authorities was the rice that Beninese traders import from Asia and then illegally re-export to Nigeria. According to the Nigerian authorities, the importation of these goods jeopardises the country’s agricultural policy aimed at achieving food autonomy. But these protectionist measures taken by President Muhammadu Buhari have had disastrous consequences on the citizens of Be...
Alex Loses Out In BBNaija Bumbum Battle To Mercy Eke In Dubai
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Alex Loses Out In BBNaija Bumbum Battle To Mercy Eke In Dubai

Nigerian reality stars, Mercy Eke and the Alex unusual had a dance and twerk contest at the Africa music fest which Mercy by a landslide. Alex who is a known hot stepper could no longer compete after Mercy decided to unleash her greatest Arsenal on the dance floor, intimidating Alex who couldn't meet up with the huge expectations.
Wetin We Gain Crooner Victor Ad Loses Dad
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Wetin We Gain Crooner Victor Ad Loses Dad

Fast rising singer and entertainer, Victor Adere, popularly known as ‘Victor AD’ has lost his father. The ‘Wetin We Gain’ crooner took to his social media platforms to announce the sad news on Saturday, sharing a photo of him and his deceased father. He wrote ; '?? Dad you left without saying goodbye. Mum told me the last word you said was JESUS! ? you’re the best Father in the world , you did everything proper to give us a better life. I won’t trade that for anything in this world. Most of my songs were inspired by you. I love you Dad! ❤️ may your soul Rest In Peace.? heaven’s got a place for you ❤️??' May his Soul rest in perfect peace. Amen.
Border Closure: Producers Of Alomo Bitters Loses Millions Of Dollars
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Border Closure: Producers Of Alomo Bitters Loses Millions Of Dollars

The Ghanaian Alomo Bitters Manufactured by Kasapreko Company limited through its Head of International Business Development Mr Francis Adzah told joybusiness a Ghanaian news platform how the federal government of Nigeria border closure action have halted its businesses as Nigeria is the Company's largest market. He went further to say that more than a total of $2m has been lost since the border closure. Remember how the president Buhari's administration had closed the borders in August, against neighbouring African countries with the claim of checkmating the illegal activities which have to do with Smuggling of weapons, drugs and the huge lost of revenue from import and export tariffs through the activities of smuggling of food items into the country through the various borders most...
Nigeria Loses Football Finals At Africa Games, Claims Silver In Rabat
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Nigeria Loses Football Finals At Africa Games, Claims Silver In Rabat

Contrary to permutations and expectations young Stallions of Burkina Faso Friday shocked the Flying Eagles 2-0 to clinch Gold in the finals of the Africa Games football event in Morocco. Flying Eagles who had dispatched Mali 5-4 on penalties to hit the finals were tipped not necessarily to have a walk in the park against the Stallions in the final but to win the match even by a slight margin. Coach of the side Paul Aigbogun had before the match challenged his boys not to give room for mistakes that could ruin the day. Flying Eagles beat Mali 5-4 and lost to Burkina Faso 2-0 The result is thus an indication that all did not go according to plans or that they underrated their opponents who ran away with two goals scored in the first half of the encounter played at the Stade Mou...
MC Oluomo Loses Lagos NURTW Chairmanship To Michael Odugunle
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MC Oluomo Loses Lagos NURTW Chairmanship To Michael Odugunle

It is no longer news that the National Treasurer for Lagos chapter of the National Road Union Transport Workers, Musiliu Akinsanya, better known as MC Oluomo, lost his bid to succeed the outgoing chairman of Lagos State chapter, Alhaji Tajudeen Agbede. What is not known is that Agbede was instrumental in the emergence of Michael Odugunle as the new chairman of the Lagos union. According to an insider, Agbede worked against the Oluomo’s bid to become the next Lagos NURTW chairman. Akinsanya, a close ally of Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, has been a major contender for the plum job until he was shocked by Agbede’s move, fielding his own preferred successor at the just concluded election. While MC Oluomo is close to the National Chairman of the ruling party, Agbede is a strong supporter ...
Canadian Cartoonist Loses Job After This Cartoon of Donald Trump Went Viral
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Canadian Cartoonist Loses Job After This Cartoon of Donald Trump Went Viral

Michael de Adder, a Canadian cartoonist has lost his job just two days after his illustration of President Donald Trump playing golf over the bodies of two drowned migrants went viral on social media. Michael de Adder said on Twitter that he had been let go by a publishing company in New Brunswick, Canada. His illustration depicted President Trump asking the two dead migrants, "Do you mind if I play through?" The cartoon refers to the image of Oscar Alberto Martínez and his 23-month-old daughter, Angie Valeria, lying face down in water surrounded by reeds. The two drowned while attempting to cross the Rio Grande River to get into the United States. "The highs and lows of cartooning. Today I was just let go from all newspapers in New Brunswick," De Adder tweeted. He later clari...
AFCON: Man Places N250000 Bet On Ghana To Win, He Loses
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AFCON: Man Places N250000 Bet On Ghana To Win, He Loses

A South African man has lost his bet after placing a R10,000 (N250,000) on Ghana to defeat Benin Republic in their Group F encounter at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON in Egypt. In a screenshot of the bet slip posted on social media, the man took a full-time winning chance in Ghana's favour and he was supposed to win an extra R6,500 if the game had been won by Ghana. Ghana however drew the game with the under-rated Benin Republic team. The game however ended in a 2-2 full time draw. Andre and Jordan Ayew were both on target as 10-man Ghana were forced to settle for the draw against Benin.
Teni Reacts As She Loses The BET “New International Act Award”
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Teni Reacts As She Loses The BET “New International Act Award”

Singer, Teniola Apata popularly known as Teni took to her twitter page to react as he lost the 2019 BET "New International Act Award" to South African Artist, Sho Mad Jazi. She tweeted saying.. #TeamTeni we didn't win the awards but we still won, to make it here and be amongst the greats was inspiring!! Congratulations to everyone. And thank you to everyone that keeps supporting me and my brand. One step at a time we will take this to the world
Job Seeker Loses Job Out Of Impatience With Company Staff
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Job Seeker Loses Job Out Of Impatience With Company Staff

A job seeker with the name Chioma is trending on twitter for a rather controversial reason that has generated a whole lot of drama and reaction on the popular social media platform In a chat that was posted on the platform, a man identified as Mr Benson contacted the lady who seemed to have undergone an interview at the company: Alpha Consulting. The lady asked how Benson got her number since he started the conversation on an informal note. And since he didnt respond to her query on time, she blocked him. It was then after he had been blocked that he now gave the details of the company he was working for. Now the controversy trailing the chat on social media is who should absolve the blame. Should it be Chioma? Whom many users believe was right to ask the man where he got ...
Saraki Loses International Appointment As Ambassador-at-Large of IHRC
Politics

Saraki Loses International Appointment As Ambassador-at-Large of IHRC

Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki has finally lost appointment as Ambassador-at-large of the International Human Rights Commission (IHRC) for not meeting up with the necessary protocols demanded of the office. In a letter issued and signed by head of the Nigerian Office, Dr. Friday Sani which was made available to DAILY POST in Abuja on Thursday, Dr Saraki was not forthcoming despite several meetings with officials of the International agency. The letter further indicated that the lawmaker had been put on prior notice by the Nigerian Central Office and Africa of IHRC in which he was properly briefed, regretting that the withdrawal of nomination became necessary in line with the protocols of the agency. Part of the letter reads: “In view of recent event towards perfe...
MTN Loses 2m Subscribers In 3 Months
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MTN Loses 2m Subscribers In 3 Months

Dominant telecom operator in the country, MTN, lost 2.09 million subscribers between January and March this year, we learnt. The telco, which had 67.1 million active subscribers at the end of 2018, ended March 2019 with 65 million active customers, according to statistics released by Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). However, the decline in number of subscribers could not stop the company from generating N282 billion from voice and data services in the first three months of the year, as revealed in its recently released Q1 result. As at the end of March, MTN still remained the largest telecom operator by subscriber in the country with 37 per cent share of the market. The telecom industry’s data for March released yesterday by NCC showed that total active subscriptions...
Kcee Loses 1million Naira Bet Following Barcelona’s Defeat To Liverpool
Celebs

Kcee Loses 1million Naira Bet Following Barcelona’s Defeat To Liverpool

With a 3-goal advantage, Barcelona went into the semi-final game as the obvious favourites to qualify for the 2019 Champions League final, sadly they were stunned by Liverpool's 4 unreplied goals. Before the match, Nigerian singer, Kcee had promised to give 1million naira to @mrchidozie (a die hard Liverpool) on Twitter if hs team wins. As it turns out, Barcelona lost and Liverpool won. Below is the screenshot of their conversation and payment made afterwards.
ICPC: Daniel Obah Loses Properties Worth N124.5 Million To FG
Crime

ICPC: Daniel Obah Loses Properties Worth N124.5 Million To FG

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, sitting in Zuba, has ordered the final forfeiture of properties worth N124.5 million illegally acquired by a Principal Accountant in the Finance and Accounts Department of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs, Daniel Obah, to the Federal Government of Nigeria. Mr. Obah, who was charged before Justice E. O. Ebong, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), was accused of fraudulently acquiring a four-bedroom duplex in Abuja and plots of land in Rivers State. Counsel to ICPC, John-Paul Okwor, told the court that the Commission was relying on Section 48 (2) (3) of the Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Act 2000, which gives it the power to obtain a ruling of forfeiture seized assets acquired b...
Communications Minister, Shittu, Loses Suit Against APC Over “NYSC Certificate”
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Communications Minister, Shittu, Loses Suit Against APC Over “NYSC Certificate”

A Federal High Court sitting in Ibadan, on Friday struck out the a suit filed by the Minister of Communications Mr. Adebayo Shittu, against the All Progressives Congress party (APC) for excluding his name from the list of gubernatorial aspirants in 2019 general elections over his inability to present his NYSC certificate. The party refused to allow Shittu participate in the Oyo State gubernatorial primary elections because he failed to take part in the National Youth Service Corps scheme after his graduation from the University. In her ruling, Justice P.I. Ajoku held that the case was struck out due to the fact that Shittu did not file the case within the time stipulated by law. “I must first consider the provision of Section 285 of the constitution that makes it mandatory for...
Manchester united Vs Barcelona: Phyno Loses $1000 To Deejay J Masta Over A Bet
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Manchester united Vs Barcelona: Phyno Loses $1000 To Deejay J Masta Over A Bet

Top Nigerian indogenous rapper Phyno losses his whooping 1000$ to his official Disc Jockey known as Deejay J Masta after betting on Manchester united and Barcelona match yesterday.. He Wrote Before Match! I no knw where @phynofino borrow morale from but watch me chop this one �� And after match!! THANK YOU @fcbarcelona FOR A GOOD GAME !!! @phynofino #1k $ too sharp !!!! Hey no babe should dm me ooo��
Kash Ali Loses Boxing License Indefinitely After Biting Opponent
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Kash Ali Loses Boxing License Indefinitely After Biting Opponent

Heavyweight Boxer Kash Ali has had his boxing license suspended for biting David Price during their bout. Price was left with thick, red markings on his stomach after the 27-year-old bit him in the shocking incident. Price could be heard shouting 'he's Biting me' to the referee, Mark Lyson, who disqualified Ali. The savage nature of the assault was illustrated by the clear teeth imprints on Price's stomach, despite Ali wearing a gumshield. The British Boxing Board of Control has now summoned Ali to appear before the Central Area Council this month where his licence has now be suspended. Video Below....