Friday, January 22

Tag: Outspoken

Elon Musk Is Now The Richest Person In The World
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Elon Musk Is Now The Richest Person In The World

Elon Musk, the outspoken entrepreneur behind Tesla Inc. and SpaceX, is now the richest person on the planet. A 4.8% rally in the electric carmaker’s share price Thursday boosted Musk past Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, a ranking of the world’s 500 wealthiest people. The South Africa-born engineer’s net worth was $188.5 billion at 10:15 a.m. in New York, $1.5 billion more than Bezos, who has held the top spot since October 2017. As chief executive officer of Space Exploration Technologies Corp., or SpaceX, Musk is also a rival to Bezos, owner of Blue Origin LLC, in the private space race. The milestone caps an extraordinary 12 months for Musk. Over the past year his net worth soared by more than $150 billion in possibly the fastest bout ...
Eedris Abdulkareem Mocks Dethroned Sanusi
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Eedris Abdulkareem Mocks Dethroned Sanusi

Outspoken Nigerian rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem has mocked the just dethroned Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido. Eedris took to Instagram where he mocked the respected man, saying he is paying for a certain 'crime'. Posting to his Instagram page, Eedris wrote; “Dear Sanusi Lamido, a corrupt man caught stuffing dollars into his babariga removed you from office! It’s an unfortunate situation but this is the price you have to pay for championing the Jonathan is Corrupt cause with no evidence but propaganda. Today, you are witnessing the real corruption! Goodluck!May Ubeku”. Many have however condemned the rapper, saying it is way too much.
Gonzalo Higuain told not to “Show His Face in Milan again” by Italy’s Deputy PM
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Gonzalo Higuain told not to “Show His Face in Milan again” by Italy’s Deputy PM

Italy’s deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini has labelled Chelsea striker Gonzalo Higuain a “mercenary” and says the Argentine won’t be welcome back in Milan. The outspoken right-wing politician made his comments in the wake of the 31-year-old’s move to Stamford Bridge, which came just half a season after his arrival at San Siro on loan from Juventus. Salvini had already spoken of his happiness at seeing the back of the Argentina international, who scored six Serie A goals in 15 games for the Rossoneri this season, and hit out again on Monday. “I hope Higuain doesn’t show his face in Milan again,” Salvini said to Corriere della Sera. “He behaved disgracefully and I don’t like mercenaries, but we’ve become very competitive without him.” Higuain made his Ch...
Pogba Not To Captain Man Utd Again Under Mourinho
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Pogba Not To Captain Man Utd Again Under Mourinho

Paul Pogba has been told by Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho he will never captain the club again while the Portuguese remains in charge, according to reports on Tuesday, as tensions between United’s star midfielder and manager continue to rise. Mourinho and Pogba Pogba has deputised as skipper in the absence of club captain Antonio Valencia on three occasions this season against Leicester and Brighton in the Premier League and a Champions League trip to Young Boys. READ ALSO: Make NFF a modern football organisation, Balogun advises Pinnick However, the French World Cup winner’s latest outspoken comments criticising United’s overly negative tactics after a 1-1 draw at home to newly-promoted Wolves on Saturday have provoked a reaction from Mourinho. According to The ...
Bauchi Lawmaker Cries Out Over Alleged Threat To Her Life
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Bauchi Lawmaker Cries Out Over Alleged Threat To Her Life

The member representing Dass constituency in the Bauchi State House of Assembly, has announced that some yet to be identified persons are posing a threat to her life because of her hard political stance in the state. Marya Bagel who briefed Journalists about the development in her house today said after she came back from her sister’s house where preparations are being done for the Eid-el Kabir celebration,she was called by an unknown mobile number intimating her of an envelope dropped for her at home. “When I called my security details for the envelope, what I found therein shocked me as it contained phonographic pictures and some other pictures of me got from my Facebook account but well photoshoped to depict immoral postures and concocted conversations by an unidentified responden...
“Basket Of Tomatoes Is N25k In Lagos” – Moremi Ojudu, Daughter Of Buhari’s Aide
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“Basket Of Tomatoes Is N25k In Lagos” – Moremi Ojudu, Daughter Of Buhari’s Aide

Moremi Ojudu, the outspoken daughter of the Special Adviser to President Buhari on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojudu is not taking any 'chill' with President Buhari's administration.She went to buy tomatoes in Lagos and was shocked that a basket costs N25,000.She took to social media to air her dissatisfaction and wrote.... 'My face when I hear basket of tomatoes is N25, 000. The one in the crates,  N10, 000. The small basket I bought N12, 000. See my Northerners looking on. It's so tough dwelling in Nigeria'
Federal Government Should Place 30% Tax on Churches, Mosques Instead of Hiking Data Tariffs – OAP Freeze
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Federal Government Should Place 30% Tax on Churches, Mosques Instead of Hiking Data Tariffs – OAP Freeze

Outspoken Cool FM presenter, Daddy Freeze has suggested that Federal Government should place 30% tax levy on churches or mosques that collect offerings, gifts, tithes and other revenues from their members, instead of increasing internet data tariffs. He said "Dear Federal Government, this regime cannot be all hardship. The suffering is too much!!! So far, It has been plagued by loss of jobs, hike in foodstuff, loss of value of the Naira against the Dollar, hike in petroleum products etc. "Increasing the price of data will be seen by the masses as grossly insensitive, as this remains our greatest source of entertainment, information and education. "Instead of this why don't you place a 30% tax levy on any church or mosque that collects offering, gifts and tithe and you will be a...