Saturday, January 23

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King Sunny Ade is not my son’s father — Raymond Dokpesi’s daughter, Homto says
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King Sunny Ade is not my son’s father — Raymond Dokpesi’s daughter, Homto says

Homto Dokpesi, daughter of DAAR communications owner, Chief Alegho Raymond Dokpesi, has denied claim of Fuji star Sunny Ade being the father of her son.   Reacting to rumours of King Sunny Ade being the father of her child in an interview with The Nation, Homto stated that she doesn't know the fuji star personally.   She said;   King Sunny Ade had done a song in honour of my dad years ago. I think I was about five years old at the time and my name was mentioned in the song. I still get people saying to me, ‘Oh, this is the face of Homto from that KSA Song’. King Sunny Ade always plays in all of our events that I can remember. Even as far back as my dad’s 35th birthday. He performed at my village in Agenebode for my grandfather’s burial. He performed at m...
Black Woman Narrates her Encounter with a White Man Who Stopped to Help her because he didn’t want the cops messing with her
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Black Woman Narrates her Encounter with a White Man Who Stopped to Help her because he didn’t want the cops messing with her

A woman took to Twitter to praise a white man who came to her rescue when she ran out of gas while on a highway. She said she was shocked when a white man pulled over to help her. She added that she never expected help from someone like him and was wary at first. But he told her that he didn't want the police messing with her so he had to stop. The man then went out of his way to get her gas and returned to fill her tank. The Good Samaritan has now been identified as Patrick Sheridan, a musician who is in a band. Twitter users who know him personally testified that he's always been a kind person who constantly makes efforts to be better.
“I Will Personally Patrol The Kaduna-Kano Borders On Sallah Day” – Gov. Nasir El-Rufai Says
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“I Will Personally Patrol The Kaduna-Kano Borders On Sallah Day” – Gov. Nasir El-Rufai Says

  As Muslims in Nigeria await the celebration of the Eid-el-Fitr during the weekend to mark the end of Ramadan, the governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has stated that he would personally patrol the Kaduna -Kano borders on Sallah day to ensure that no one from Kano enters Kaduna state during the celebration in order to prevent a COVID-19 surge in Kaduna State. According to reports, the governor made this statement during a live chat with selected radio stations in the state on Tuesday. He said; “I will ensure that I personally visit and patrol the Kaduna-Kano borders on Sallah day and I will remain there from morning till night to see who will dare enter Kaduna State. I will not leave there until late at night. “We have tried everything but the security agents have n...
23-year-old Teacher who was Trafficked to Lebanon, Rescued by Nigerian Government
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23-year-old Teacher who was Trafficked to Lebanon, Rescued by Nigerian Government

23-year-old teacher and single mother, Omolola Ajayi who was trafficked to Lebanon has been rescued by the Nigerian government after her video which LIB reposted went viral. Nigerians in Diaspora Commission who confirmed the rescue of Ajayi from the home of her "master" she was sold to, revealed she is now in Beirut with the Nigerian Ambassador to Lebanon. A Whatsapp message sent out by NIDCOM spokesman, Abdul-Rahman Balogun read; “Update on the trafficked Nigerian girl to Lebanon. She is now happily in the hands of the Nigerian ambassador in Beirut. She will be home soon.” NIDCOM Chairman, Abike Dabiri-Erewa also tweeted; Breaking news. Update on the viral video of trafficked Nigerian girl in Lebanon. She is now happily in the hands of the Nigerian Amb in Beirut , recei...
Actress Lindsay Lohan’s mother Dina arrested for DWI
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Actress Lindsay Lohan’s mother Dina arrested for DWI

Dina Lohan, mother of America  actress Lindsay Lohan, was arrested Saturday night for driving while intoxicated near her home in Long Island. The Nassau County Police confirmed that the 57-year-old TV personality was arrested at about 6:30 p.m. on Saturday after she rear-ended another driver and left the scene. According to the Miami Herald, the Celebrity Big Brother star was driving with a suspended license when she hit another driver and failed to stop. The  driver followed Lohan to her home and called the police. Lohan then allegedly refused to take a sobriety test and was arrested on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated. Lohan was previously convicted of a DWI less than 10 years ago, which is the reason for the felony charge. She was...
Zidane Picks Among Mbappe, Hazard, Pogba for Real Madrid Move
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Zidane Picks Among Mbappe, Hazard, Pogba for Real Madrid Move

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, is not in favour of a move for Kylian Mbappe, according to Don Balon. Zidane is looking to sign several targets this summer and he knows any move for Mbappe would all but end the club’s transfer dealings, as it would take massive fee to sign him. Instead, he hopes to secure either Paul Pogba or Eden Hazard to go with Sadio Mane, as he looks to rebuild the club following a difficult season. Hazard is believed to be top of Zidane’s wish-list. Asked about Hazard at a pre-match press conference on Friday, Zidane said: “He is a player I have always rated, as everyone knows. “He is a player that has played in France, that I have watched a lot and that I know personally. “There’s nothing new about what I think of him as a player. He’s a fantasti...
Davido Reacts to Allegation of Body-shaming Lady
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Davido Reacts to Allegation of Body-shaming Lady

Nigerian singer, Davido has reacted to allegations that he body shamed twitter user, @_T.lolo, after she called him out over his political affiliations. The Lady came out openly to lay heavy allegations on Davido, that he sold his soul to win votes for the political parties his supporting, but Davido was very quick to give her a bit of his anger, calling her all sort of names. This action was largely condemned by many, who accused him of body shaming her. taking to his Twitter page earlier today, Davido addressed the allegations in a lengthy post. He stated that he knows the lady personally and she could come directly to him, but rather went to accuse him online, this action he claimed hurt him so bad. Davido started by clarifying that he had never gotten any cash from the PDP ...
I Will Personally Handle Presidential Election Results Collation, Says Yakubu
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I Will Personally Handle Presidential Election Results Collation, Says Yakubu

As part of it efforts to ensure transparency and build confidence in the February 16 presidential election, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has vowed to solely man the result collation centre, stressing that he will not share his constitutional responsibility as the chairman of the collation secretariat with anybody. The INEC boss was also said to have raised the alarm over what he described as the increasing violence tendencies by politicians and youths who could be used by politicians to carry out nefarious activities, saying that the elections might be disrupted if the security agencies refuse or fail to carry out their jobs, in line with INEC’s specifications. This is coming as the electoral body has also decided to ...
I Only Like Dating Dirty Guys – Lady Tells Handsome Man
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I Only Like Dating Dirty Guys – Lady Tells Handsome Man

A lady is currently trending on social media after she stated that she only enjoys dating dirty guys. That came as a surprise as most women would want their guy so handsome and attractive that they can boast of him among their friends, but it seems this lady is an exception. A very handsome young man had actually posted that he was single and it got a whole lot of responses from ladies who wanted to have him, save for this girl who claimed he is too handsome to protect himself not to talk of her. She responded saying: o you are beautiful but I personally like a dirty guy, a ganja mahnnnmn, dark-skinned, a man that never takes pictures.a guy that can hold a gun, … You are not even anywhere near attractive. You look like you can not even protect yourself from even mere rai...
Why Buhari May Be Forced To Campaign Personally To Challenge Atiku – Dele Momodu
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Why Buhari May Be Forced To Campaign Personally To Challenge Atiku – Dele Momodu

Ovation Magazine publisher, Dele Momodu, is of the opinion that Atiku Abubakar, the PDP presidential candidate is getting more popular than President Buhari. He suggests that President Buhari has more home works to do and may be forced to campaign personally. Dele Momodu said this when as he shared photos and videos from PDP, Atiku's campaign in Niger State today. The videos unequivocally shows the massive crowd that came to support Atiku Abubakar. Dele Momodu wrote: "ATIKUMANIA ignites in Northern Nigeria; President Muhammadu Buhari may be forced to campaign personally to challenge the underrated popularity of the WAZIRIN ADAMAWA..." Momodu went on... "ATIKU locks down Niger State... Growing slowly and steadily.."
President Buhari Declines Live Interview, Grants Recorded Interview With Arise TV
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President Buhari Declines Live Interview, Grants Recorded Interview With Arise TV

President Buhari reportedly declined a live interview, but granted a recorded interview with Arise TV tagged ’90 Minutes with President Buhari’. Charles Aniagolu, the presenter, who revealed that President Buhari declined a live interview, said the Nigerian President instead decided to hold a recorded session only with ThisDay newspaper. “Straightaway, Mr Buhari declined to be interviewed live on camera by Arise News, preferring instead to hold a recorded session only with ThisDay newspaper. And so, the Board of Editors from ThisDay spent over an hour questioning the president about the substance of his major policy signature issues such as lapses in security, the fight against corruption, the economy, poverty alleviation and the infrastructure deficit”. “In the course of the interv...
SoundCity MVP Awards: Peruzzi reacts to Teni winning “Best New Artist”
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SoundCity MVP Awards: Peruzzi reacts to Teni winning “Best New Artist”

 Nigerian singer Peruzzi has reacted to Teni winning the “Best New Artist” yesterday at the 2018 SoundCity MVP Awards. The singer said that he made more money last year than any other new act in Nigeria, also noting that he personally feels he worked the hardest than any other new act. He wrote in a now deleted Tweet; Personally I’d say I worked the hardest last year than any other new act, same way I made more money last year than any other new act in the country. There’s a way I see myself, it’s MY race, theres a way I’m running it. Focus on yours. Facts over hype. It’s really simple. The Tweet went on to gain many reactions on Twitter before he deleted it. Peruzzi later went on to say he looks forward to working hard this year. He wrote; Na to sing shege this y...
MLS Cup: Atlanta Utd Beats Portland Timbers to Win Title
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MLS Cup: Atlanta Utd Beats Portland Timbers to Win Title

Atlanta United early hours of yesterday won the MLS Cup in only their second season in the competition with a 2-0 win over Portland Timbers. MLS Most Valuable Player, Josef Martinez, opened the scoring on 39 minutes with his 35th goal of the season and Franco Escobar added a second after the break. It was Atlanta boss Gerardo Martino’s final game in charge before he becomes head coach of Mexico. “We won it, it feels good,” he said. “If I had to choose a way to leave somewhere, this is the best way.” Venezuela international Martinez broke the deadlock for the Five Stripes when he rounded Timbers goalkeeper Jeff Attinella before slotting the ball into an empty net. The Timbers, featuring former Aston Villa, Birmingham and West Brom defender Liam Ridgewell, started the second half stro...
Umu Chineke
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Umu Chineke

Umu Chineke!!! I am a serving Corp member in Kebbi state. I am from Cross River State. I haven't been to church for morning service for the past 3 months. I attend the NCCF family house church every Sunday by 3pm. So I woke up this morning with an unusual deep hunger for Sunday morning service. At around 9am, I was at The Redeemed Chritain Church of God. Getting into the church, I met worshipers who were clothed in their native attire. So today was the Igbo Sunday service in church. The hymn was sung in Igbo language. Even the choir sang in Igbo. The minister even preached speaking Igbo. The dance steps by the Igbo dancers was a crown on the jewel. While the drum was struck at a fast pace, the dancers body was bent backwards and forward continuously in Synchrony with the dr...
Lil Kesh Must Have Taken Something Stronger Than Him – Kogbagidi
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Lil Kesh Must Have Taken Something Stronger Than Him – Kogbagidi

Popular show promoter Kogbagidi had in the previous week, lashed out at YAGI Boss, Lil Kesh saying the singer didn’t have what it takes to become a leading artiste again. While reacting to Kogbagidi’s statement, Kesh tweeted that the Internet is like a market square and those who can’t take care of their baby mamas would always want to take out their anger on others. However, in a chat with Sunday Scoop, Kogbagidi said the singer must have taken excess alcohol when he posted the tweet. He said: “I am happily married and blessed with kids. I only have a woman in my life and she is not a Nigerian. If you check my Instagram page, you will see photos of my family. If he (Lil Kesh) says I have a baby mama, he must have taken something strong. My wife and children live in the United Ki...
I Didn’t Appoint Governor Candidate For Rivers —Amaechi
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I Didn’t Appoint Governor Candidate For Rivers —Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi said on Saturday that he did not appoint anyone as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State. In a statement personally signed by the minister, he denied media report that he had appointed a governorship candidate for his party in the state, noting that the said report was false. The statement read: “On official national assignment in China, the attention of the Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi, has been drawn to several wild, misleading, misguided and deliberately distorted stories and claims linking the minister who is the Leader of the APC in Rivers State and the South-South region, to a purported ‘appointment’ of a governorship candidate for the APC in Rivers ...