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Nigerians react as lesbian couples pose for photo in Lagos
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Nigerians react as lesbian couples pose for photo in Lagos

Some Nigerian Twitter users have reacted to a photo of a group of lesbians, shared on the platform.   One of the ladies, Amara, had shared the photo with the caption;   This picture is important!!! two lesbian couples in Nigeria lesbianing and loving. #whenthegaysgather     Here's how Nigerians reacted to the photo below;  
Concern for Wale as he posts a cry for help on Twitter
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Concern for Wale as he posts a cry for help on Twitter

Wale took to Twitter to post a tweet that left his followers concerned.   The American rapper of Nigerian descent, whose birth name is Olubowale Victor Akintimehin, revealed on Twitter that he's "tired" "drained" and in "pain". He added that he placed his phone on DND (Do Not Disturb) because all the calls coming in are from people wanting him to do things for them.   He wrote: "Since nobody in my circle will help me I’ll just say this on my platform .. I’m trying to get it together but I’m tired I’m drained pain is exhausting . My phone been on DND and most of my calls are for me to do more for others .. sometimes u got to lay down n regroup !"     Wale eventually deleted the tweet after Twitter users began expressing concern for him.  ...
Benue State politician, Daniel Ukpera, donates ropes to his community to tie their goats
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Benue State politician, Daniel Ukpera, donates ropes to his community to tie their goats

A politician in Benue state has donated ropes to the members of his community so that they can tie their goats.   Daniel Ukpera, who contested for the Guma State Constituency seat in the 2019 Benue State House of Assembly Election under the platform of Labour Party, donated bundles of ropes to the people of Makurdi LGA in Benue State.   After making the donation, he assisted the goat owners to tie their goats then posed for photos with the grateful recipients.     Ukpera's donation is reportedly his contribution to the implementation of the Benue State Anti Open Grazing Law.  
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You May Not Have Platform To Contest 2023 Presidency – APC Group Warns Tinubu

A group of founding members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on the national leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to demonstrate democratic leadership by wading into the multi – faceted crises rocking the party. The group warned that should Tinubu fail to deploy his political engineering capacity to intervene in the crises now, he may not have a platform to actualise his presidential ambition come 2023. In an open letter to Tinubu on Thursday, signed by Alh. Salihu Mustapha, Deputy National Chairman of the defunct Congress for Progressives Change (CPC) and eleven others, the group said urgent and sincere intervention of the former governor of Lagos state is needed before the conduct of the party’s governorship primaries in both Edo and Ondo states. The gro...
Kimmich urges Bayern Munich to join George Floyd protests
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Kimmich urges Bayern Munich to join George Floyd protests

The Bundesliga giants could be the next team to take a stand against racism following recent events in the United States Bayern Munich are considering a joint protest over the death of George Floyd, with Joshua Kimmich keen for players to use their platform to help. Floyd died in police custody in Minneapolis last week after an officer knelt on his neck while he lay handcuffed on the ground, sparking demonstrations and riots over racism and police brutality across the United States and beyond. Jadon Sancho, Achraf Hakimi, Weston McKennie and Marcus Thuram all made gestures of support at the weekend, which were examined by the German Football Association (DFB). FIFA urged leagues to use common sense on the issue given the context and on Wednesday the DFB said no players will be sa...
Zuckerberg takes swipe at Twitter for fact-checking Trump
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Zuckerberg takes swipe at Twitter for fact-checking Trump

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has defended the platform’s decision to fact-check Donald Trump’s tweets after Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg questioned the move. Earlier this week, Twitter added fact-checking labels to two tweets from the US president which made unsubstantiated claims about “fraudulent” postal voting in the US. Trump threatened to “close down” social media sites in response, claiming they are biased against him and other conservative voices. Zuckerberg has now also weighed into the argument, telling Fox News that Facebook had a different approach and that private companies such as social media sites should not be the “arbiter of truth”. “I just believe strongly that Facebook shouldn’t be the arbiter of truth of everything that people say online,” he said. “Private com...
Facebook To Pay $52 million For Content Moderators Who Developed PTSD
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Facebook To Pay $52 million For Content Moderators Who Developed PTSD

Facebook has agreed to pay a $52 million settlement to thousands of moderators who developed mental health conditions while helping the network app keep off disturbing content off its platform. In a preliminary settlement filed on Friday in San Mateo Superior Court, Facebook agreed to compensate 11,250 current and former US-based moderators, with each receiving a minimum of $1,000, as reported by The Daily Mail. Some moderators diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or any similar condition will be eligible to receive additional compensation, which will range from $1,500 to $6,000, to help cover the cost of any treatment. Moderators with qualifying diagnoses who are able to show evidence of injuries they suffered while reviewing posts depicting acts of suicide, murde...
Nigerians Reacts To Davido, Nicki Minaj Collaboration
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Nigerians Reacts To Davido, Nicki Minaj Collaboration

Fans and Twitter users have taken to the platform to react to the upcoming collaboration between DMW Boss Davido and Anaconda rapper, Nicki Minaj. Earlier, Davido took to Twitter to announce the Speroach produced hit as he shared very little details concerning this update. In a new trend on Twitter, Fans have alluded his efforts while others express their excitement for the project. While some congratulated Davido, other pointed out that it was fake news, as Nicki Minaj is yet to confirm the collaboration. See Reactions Here: Reactions More Reactions More Reaction
“Twitter Is The Hub For Nigerians With Displaced Aggression” – Beverly Naya
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“Twitter Is The Hub For Nigerians With Displaced Aggression” – Beverly Naya

British-born Nigerian actress, Beverly Ifunaya Bassey better known as Beverly Naya, has stated that Twitter is a hub for Nigerians with displaced aggression. Taking to the social media platform, Beverly Naya wrote that most users of the social media platform are just waiting for celebs to post so they can insult them. According to her, the insults make them feel better about their own problems. See what she wrote below; “Twitter is the hub for Nigerians with displaced aggression. Every time you tweet, even if it’s “hi”, you stand the risk of being insulted for sharing your perspective/opinions. Most times, the insults make them feel better about their own problems, don’t take it personal. Lol”   View this post on Instagram ...
Stop Saying I Have Not Used My Platform To Fight The Government – AY Comedian
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Stop Saying I Have Not Used My Platform To Fight The Government – AY Comedian

AY comedian has rejected claims of him not using his platform to fight the Government. He said he has always used satire as his weapon against the Government. He also backed it with up with a video. In his words: “Over d years AY Live platform has always used political Satire as a weapon to indirectly exposed some bad deeds of politicians Need i tell you what happened to me after this show?Quit saying I have never used my platform.What we have in Nigeria is freedom of thoughts not speech.“ Over d years AY Live platform has always used political Satire as a weapon to indirectly exposed some bad deeds of politicians Need i tell you what happened to me after this show?Quit saying I have never used my platform.What we have in Nigeria is freedom of thoughts not speech. pic.twitt...
IPPIS Operators Manipulating Platform – Audit Report
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IPPIS Operators Manipulating Platform – Audit Report

A performance audit that was conducted by Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation has revealed that operators of the federal government-owned Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) still have access to the backend of the platform that gives them the leeway to manipulate the system at will. Former auditor-general of the Federation, Mr Ukura Tyonongo said the good intention of government for introducing the integrated payroll system has been defeated (while government is unaware) by the operators. “The intention of government was good but the operators messed it up,” the immediate past AuGF said in an exclusive chart with our correspondent. According to the specialised audit, “some contractors from Soft Alliance Ltd have access to the database and the abil...
Youtube revenue jumps 36 percent, hits $15bn in 2019,
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Youtube revenue jumps 36 percent, hits $15bn in 2019,

HYouTube generated nearly $5 billion in ad revenue in the last three months, Google revealed today as part of parent company Alphabet’s fourth-quarter earnings report. This is the first report under newly instated Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai, who took over as the chief executive of the entire company late last year after co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin stepped back from day-to-day duties and promoted Pichai, formerly Google CEO, to the top spot. The announcement marks the first time in YouTube’s nearly 15 years as a Google-owned platform, since Google bought the website in 2006 for $1.65 billion, that the company has revealed how much money YouTube-hosted ads contribute to the search giant’s bottom line. On an annual basis, Google says YouTube generated $15 billion last year...
‘Shatta Wale Gave Me Several Platforms To Grow But I Had To Distance Myself From Him Because…’- Sista Afia Reveals Why She Ditched Wale
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‘Shatta Wale Gave Me Several Platforms To Grow But I Had To Distance Myself From Him Because…’- Sista Afia Reveals Why She Ditched Wale

Sista Afia has cleared the air— she says she has a very personal relationship with Shatta Wale behind the scenes but she had to distance herself from his brand for an even better reason. It could be remembered that Sista Afia and Wale were really close some time ago and people even said they had a relationship beyond the professional one. According to Sista Afia, she never slept with Wale but she had to go her way because she did not want to be associated with Wale’s brand although it is not bad to be. She adds that Wale gave her lots of platforms to grow when she started her career but she needed to be on her own. “Shatta Wale gave me a lot of platforms; and I was all over him. He supported me but I wanted to be on my own. So I had to distance myself from him so people don’t se...
Google Trends Reveals 10 Nigerian States with Highest Search for Gay porn in 2019
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Google Trends Reveals 10 Nigerian States with Highest Search for Gay porn in 2019

Google Trends for 2019 has revealed the states in Nigeria with the highest search for gay pornography on the Google platform. According to statistics provided by Google Trends for 2019, South-East states rank high among the states searching for gay pornography in Nigeria and is closely followed by South-South states. This is despite the fact that same-sex relationships are criminalized in Nigeria and comes with a penalty of 14 years in jail. According to the statistics provided by Google, March 10-16 of 2019 accounts for the lowest search period for gay porn while between December 22-28 recorded the highest search for gay porn. Below are the 10 Nigerian states with the highest search for gay porn on Google in 2019. 1. Imo 2. Enugu 3. Anambra 4. Abia 5. Delta ...
Twitter user receives criticisms after narrating what a man did for her during her period
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Twitter user receives criticisms after narrating what a man did for her during her period

A Twitter user took to the platform to narrate an act of kindness bestowed on her by a man when she was on her period. But there was a plot twist and this caused Twitter users to criticize her.   The lady told of how the man came to her house very early in the morning to be with her when she was suffering as a result of her monthly cycle. The man even brought goodies and kept her company for a while before leaving for church yesterday August 25. However, she added that she doesn't have feelings for the man.   Her revelation led to her being called out as people insisted she was leading the guy on. However, others pointed out that unrequited love is common and there must be someone somewhere who likes the man but he doesn't like them back.   See tweets below...
Smart Adeyemi Is ‘My Political Wife’ – Dino Melaye mocks APC’s candidate after being sacked
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Smart Adeyemi Is ‘My Political Wife’ – Dino Melaye mocks APC’s candidate after being sacked

Dino Melaye has described the All Progressives Congress (APC) Smart Adeyemi as his 'political wife', in reaction to his sack as senator representing Kogi West Senatorial district in the red chamber.   Recall LIB reported that a Dino Melaye was sacked as the senator representing the Kogi West Senatorial district by a three-man panel of the Tribunal led by Justice Anthony Chijioke. The tribunal also ordered a fresh election.   Noting that there were two rulings from the Tribunal while being featured as a guest on Channels Television, Dino who contested the election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stated that the minority judgement was delivered by the chairman of the panel and he described it as “exclusive and wonderful”.   He however fa...
Breaking News: Buhari Approves License Of Online Radio, TV Stations
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Breaking News: Buhari Approves License Of Online Radio, TV Stations

According to The Nation, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved wide ranging reforms in the broadcasting industry, including the licensing of online radio and television stations According to a statement by Mr. Segun Adeyemi, Media aide to the Minister of Information and Culture, the initiative is to bring sanity to the industry. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the statement said disclosed it in Abuja on Friday when he received members of the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON) on a courtesy visit, was responding to a request made by BON for the review of the Broadcasting Code. “I just want to use this opportunity to inform you that Mr. President has actually already approved a review of the Broadcast Code that is going to take care of many o...
‘I would have raped you’ – Computer teacher tells former student after 13 years
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‘I would have raped you’ – Computer teacher tells former student after 13 years

A Twitter user took to the platform to share a scathing message she received from her Computer Teacher on Facebook messenger after 13 years.   The married Computer teacher said in the chat shared that he would have raped the Twitter user while she was still his student, so her family will force him to marry her. The message stemmed from how beautiful the man's former student has now become.   @thetiffanytweet wrote;   My computer teacher, married man with kids typed this and sent to me via Facebook messenger after failed attempts to link up with me after 13 years. I’m still trying to get over this    
Nigerian Instagram model Uju Icy goes completely naked in new photos (18+)
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Nigerian Instagram model Uju Icy goes completely naked in new photos (18+)

Uju Icy, a Nigerian Instagram model known to give talks which centers on sex on the social media platform, went completely naked in a new photo she shared.   The photo which was shared few hours after celebrity stylist Toyin Lawani fired back at critics over troll comments that trailed her nude photos, came with the caption;   I bodied anybody till I was known for my body Tell Art I said thanks  
Cossy Ojiakor tasks journalists to interview producer of the controversial movie where she ‘had sex with a dog’ to find out the truth
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Cossy Ojiakor tasks journalists to interview producer of the controversial movie where she ‘had sex with a dog’ to find out the truth

Cossy Ojiakor is bent on clearing her name and getting justice for a wrong she believes was done to her years ago, which derailed her career.   Cossy Ojiakor acted in a movie, Itohan, where she simulated having sex with a dog. The story was published by Journalist Moshood at the time but it was written to look like she really had sex with the dog. Cossy accused former friend Halima Abubakar of being the one who prompted Tunde Moshood to publish the damaging story.   In recent weeks, Cossy has been speaking up and calling out both Moshood and Halima Abubakar. But Moshood replied and seemingly insisted Cossy truly had sex with a dog. He shared a video to Instagram to prove this. But viewers pointed out that it doesn't show any form of penetration.   Now, Coss...
BBC Reporter Makena Njeri’s car vandalized by her lesbian girlfriend for cheating
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BBC Reporter Makena Njeri’s car vandalized by her lesbian girlfriend for cheating

Christine ‘Makena’ Njeri's name popped up on Twitter after a photo of her car which was vandalized by her girlfriend went viral on the platform.   The BBC reporter's BMW car was painted with  ‘Makena Cheater’ and ‘F*ck you’ , by an aggrieved person said to be her girlfriend. It was alleged that Makena’s girlfriend who was angry that the Kenyan actress and producer was frolicking in Dubai with one Michelle Ntalami, vandalized the car.   Here are photos below; Here is how Twitter users are reacting to the viral photo, as they wondered why a "lesbian lady will cheat on her girlfried";
Police Arrest Man After Allegedly R*ping An 89-Year-Old Woman
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Police Arrest Man After Allegedly R*ping An 89-Year-Old Woman

A 71-year-old man, Yap Chaiphak, has been arrested by the police in Southern Thailand after confessing to have raped an 89-year-old neighbour. However, before the police arrived, some measure of “justice” had already been given to Chaiphak. A granddaughter of the victim, simply identified as Naphawan, affirmed that she whacked Yap four or five times with a broom handle for not being remorseful of his shameful act. “I admit I lost my temper,” she said. “Society is not safe any more – for a neighbour to do this to my gran is just terrible”. The victim, identified simply as Mia, was raped while out on a raised platform outside her house in the village of Ban Na, on Monday. The suspect has been admitted and taken to hospital to treat a broken arm and damaged ribs which he got fro...
Nina Ivy fans surprise her with new shop on her birthday
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Nina Ivy fans surprise her with new shop on her birthday

Nina Chinonso oyenobi  popularly known as nina_ivy is a year older today and her fans celebrated in a special way. Nina’s fans allegedly surpised her with a shop and Power Generator as she turns 23. Born may 31, 1996,the Big Brother Naija Double wahala housemate has been in the spotlight since the end of the reality show. From owning a hair and cosmetics line the 23 year old sure made good use of the platform given to her. Check out some of the pictures of the gifts..
Court Sacks APC Rep-Elect In Imo
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Court Sacks APC Rep-Elect In Imo

A Federal High Court sitting in Owerri has sacked the House of Representatives-elect for Nwangele/Njaba/Isu/Nkwerre Federal Constituency of Imo State, Ugonna Ozurigbo. Ozurigbo was the Deputy speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, before his resignation few weeks ago, won under the platform under All Progressives Congress (APC). Justice Tijanni Ringim, who delivered the judgement, said that APC did not conduct any primary election and as such did not have any candidate in the February 23 National Assembly election. The judge ordered the first runner up in the election, being the PDP candidate, Kingsley Echendu, be issued with the certificate of return. A member of APC, Harrison Nwadike, had dragged the party to court claiming that he is the rightful candidate of the party ...
The need to purify our Police Force
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The need to purify our Police Force

ON April 21, 2019, 25-year-old Akeem Akinsanya was killed by a bullet shot by an officer of the Zonal Intervention Squad of Zone 2 Police Command at Iyana Coker area of Ifo, Ogun State. Before Akinsanya, 20-year-old Ada Ifeanyi and her boyfriend were also shot dead by a police officer in the Ajegunle area of Lagos on April 13, 2019. Still, another Nigerian youth, Kolade Johnson, was killed by an officer of the Special Anti-Cultism Squad, SACS, of the Lagos State Police Command on March 31, 2019. Other instances, too numerous to recount, abound. How can it be that the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, which was established, equipped and paid with taxpayers’ money to maintain law and order and protect the citizens, could turn full circle and become agents of death and predators on the populatio...
Yahoo boys: Nigerian lady claims EFFC officers reinforce fraud
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Yahoo boys: Nigerian lady claims EFFC officers reinforce fraud

A Nigerian lady has taken to Twitter to claim that officers of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, reinforce fraud. The menace of internet fraudsters in Nigeria is at its peak, and many Nigerians have been speaking up against the crime. Though recently, Naira Marley courted controversy after asking the public to pray for Yahoo boys, he claimed the fraudsters are the one sustaining the economy. In a recent post on Twitter, a Nigerian lady identified as @Nnaka_m on the platform narrated her encounter with officers of the EFCC. She claimed that the officers wanted to strike a deal with her, so they could get some loot from the fraudsters and share among themselves. See what she wrote below; One EFCC officer walks into my barber shop for a cut and he tells me and t...
Customs Recruitment: Management Clarifies Irregularities
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Customs Recruitment: Management Clarifies Irregularities

The NSC Public Relations Officer, Joseph Attah, has come forward to address the complaints of the public concerning irregularities experienced on the site “Some institutions were not earlier captured by the portal system, when our attention was drawn to it, we resolved that immediately. “Other challenges are on poor network which is not our fault but where the applicants are applying from and also the situation where applicants did not enter required information as demanded by the portal. ” There must be a little challenge, it is expected when people in hundreds are applying at the same time. “Though, we have a robust platform capable of taking this pressure. our server is effective and we are collaborating with some service providers to ensuring the exercise is efficient,” he sa...
See How this Lady Got to Know her Boyfriend is Married with 2 Kids
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See How this Lady Got to Know her Boyfriend is Married with 2 Kids

A confused Nigerian lady has taken to a Facebook group to reveal how she got to know her boyfriend is married with 2 kids. The lady who goes by the name Princess Sarah Okon on the social media platform, revealed that she met the man and was suspicious that he could be married. Read her post below to find out how she got to know he is not single as he claimed: Please help me out,I met this young man and we exchanged number, he told me abt himself that he was single and he is living with his friend,I started dating him but I found out that he has mark of wedding ring on his finger but he denied that he was not married. He explained that the ring was Jesus Christ ring that he bought from church and it was too tight on him that was why he pull it,I only spend few time with him wh...
Twitter Reduces The Number of Accounts You Can Follow to 400 Per day
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Twitter Reduces The Number of Accounts You Can Follow to 400 Per day

Before now, Twitter users have been able to follow up to a 1,000 accounts per day but now, Twitter has cut it down to 400 in a bid to make the platform more secure. The move is the latest in Twitter's ongoing efforts to rid its platform of misuse. Last July, Twitter implemented a range of new API restrictions to impede the use of bots for artificial tweet engagement, which it ramped up again just recently, cutting off access entirely to a range of well-known third-party apps. Also, between April and June last year, Twitter says that it shut down more than 143,000 apps for similar usage violations, which the company has sought to eliminate in response to concerns about social media misuse and user manipulation.
“I need someone that will f**k me & buy me an iPhone” – Nigerian Lady
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“I need someone that will f**k me & buy me an iPhone” – Nigerian Lady

In a bid to go viral, A Twitter user @DaraTush has got herself trending on the platform after she said she is in search of anyone that will sleep with her and then buy her an iPhone. Her tweet reads: “They stole my phone am in tears I need a someone that wil fuck me nd buy me iPhone don’t say nonsense if u no u can’t buy me the phone” Nigerians reacting to her tweet wrote:
Air Force Wipes Out Terrorist Group In Borno
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Air Force Wipes Out Terrorist Group In Borno

The Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has significantly degraded an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) Terrorists’ Hideout and neutralized some of its leaders and fighters at Magari on the fringes of Lake Chad in the Northern part of Borno State. This was accomplished in an air interdiction mission conducted yesterday, 1 April 2019, following credible intelligence reports indicating that some senior ISWAP leaders arrived the settlement on Friday, 30 April 2019, along with some of their fighters. Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions conducted over the weekend confirmed increased level of human activities in the settlement with a prominent ISWAP flag observed near 2 compounds in the settlement indicating the presence of high level leaders of t...
Samuel Ortom Wins Re-election as Benue Governor
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Samuel Ortom Wins Re-election as Benue Governor

Samuel Ortom has won his re-election bid as Governor of Benue state, under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He was declared winner of the just concluded supplementary governorship election in the state. Samuel Ortom, who recently defected to the PDP, defeated his closest rival, Emmanuel Jime of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and 31 other contestants. Declaring the result, the state returning officer, Sebastain Maimako, said Mr Ortom polled a total of 434,473 votes to beat Mr Jime who got 345,155 votes. Before the supplementary election, Mr Ortom had scored 410,576 votes and had a lead of 81,554 votes over Mr Jime who had scored 329,022 votes. The supplementary election was held in 204 polling units in 22 local governments, which had a total of 121...
Global Outreach to Launch Boxing, Beach Games in Nigeria
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Global Outreach to Launch Boxing, Beach Games in Nigeria

As part of efforts to promote professional boxing in Nigeria and also give the youths a veritable platform to exhibit their skills in beach sports, the Ooni of Ife Global Outreach, an international organisation has concluded plans to organise two major events in Nigeria Chief Executive Officer, Oni of Ife Global Outreach, Dr Ayobami Oyedera said the essence is not only to promote sports but also the African culture CEO Sal 2019,Yann Craven said  the  African Beach Games is a new International Olympic Committee project that will feature beach versions of soccer, handball, volleyball, tennis (doubles and mixed doubles), freestyle football and 3×3 basketball. Others are athletics (Half Marathon), Karate (Kata), Coastal rowing (beach sprints), Kiteboard, Boardercross and Open Wate...
Nigerians React to the Converse Replica of NYSC Jungle Boot
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Nigerians React to the Converse Replica of NYSC Jungle Boot

Nigerians on social media, just as they always do, when there is the need to pour out their minds, have reacted to a replica of NYSC jungle boot made by shoe-making company Converse.   The exact replica of the NYSC jungle boot had been advertised by a Nike apparel store and it didnt take much time before Nigerians noticed the extreme similarity between the shoes and that of the National Youth Service Corps. A Nigerian man on the platform had come across the advert and notified them that NYSC did it first by retweeting. And just like wildfire, his tweet immediately went viral and Nigerians began to troop into the thread. See below: See reactions:   The boot is one of the iconic symbol of the National Youth Service Corps.  
GTBank Builds Nigeria’s First Digital Play Centre for Children
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GTBank Builds Nigeria’s First Digital Play Centre for Children

GTBank Play Centre is Nigeria’s First Digital Play Centre for Children, proudly built by the Guaranty Trust Bank. Banks only build branches, or so the story goes. Except for Guaranty Trust Bank Plc; the foremost African financial institution, which has been at the forefront of several innovative products and services, recently completed and opened the first digital playground for children in Nigeria. Located in Lekki, Lagos State, the GTBank Play Centre is equipped with a wide range of interactive games that will give kids a fun and immersive digital experience whilst aiding their mental and intellectual development. Open from 10am to 3pm on Weekdays, and 10am to 1pm on Saturdays, some of the features of the Play Centre include the Sketch Town, where kids can design cars, laun...
Etinosa Gains Over 30,000 Followers in 24 hours
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Etinosa Gains Over 30,000 Followers in 24 hours

Controversy, they say, sells faster than water. Just as actress Etinosa has been trending on the internet for the wrong reason, she earlier today locked her Instagram and set it on private. The actress who couldn’t withstand the pressure of the numerous request she had been receiving on the page, has re-opened the page to the public and surprisingly she has gained more than 30, 000 followers. Before the scandal, Etinosa had just 201,000 followers on the platform. A check on her page now shows she is having more than 232,000 followers and the numbers are growing by the hour.
Aminu Masari, Declared Winner of Saturday’s Election
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Aminu Masari, Declared Winner of Saturday’s Election

Katsina state governor, Aminu Masari, has been declared winner of the Saturday March 9th in the state. He will be serving another four years term in office after defeating his major challengers, Yakubu Ladol. The INEC Returning Officer, Professor Abdullahi Zuru, who announced this, said Masari who contested on the platform of the APC, polled a total of 1, 178, 864 votes to defeat his closest rival, Garba Yakubu Ladol of the PDP who polled a total of 488, 621 votes.
Stakeholders reach final decision on Access, Diamond Banks merger
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Stakeholders reach final decision on Access, Diamond Banks merger

Shareholders of Access Bank Plc and Diamond Bank Plc, on Tuesday, unanimously approved the merger of both financial institutions aimed at creating a formidable force. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the shareholders gave the approval at an Extraordinary General Meetings (EGMs) of both banks held in Lagos. Mr Herbert Wigwe, Access Bank Chief Executive Officer, told the shareholders at the EGM that the merger with Diamond Bank enables Access Bank to acquire a bank with 17 million retail customers and the most viable mobile payment platform. Wigwe said that the expected revenue and cost synergies were material and promises significant long term value. Wigwe said the bank, after the merger, would attract more opportunities such as trade finance from international part...
DJ Cuppy is Happy to Be 1st Nigerian to Own This Phone
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DJ Cuppy is Happy to Be 1st Nigerian to Own This Phone

Nigerian female Deejay DJ Cuppy has revealed that she is the 1st Nigerian to own the S10 phone. She made this revelation via her Instagram page in a video she posted on the platform and she just couldn’t contain her excitement. She wrote: I’m officially the FIRST person in Nigeria to own the #S10 + ? THIS PHONE IS A GAME CHANGER! Pre-Order yours NOW! Her fans have however reacted to the post, with many blasting her and claiming she was being too childish to have made such post. Some even argued that it was her father’s money she was spending and it is no big deal if she is the 1st person to get the phone as many other people will surely get it afterwards.
iSON to Groom Next Set of Nigerian Female Football Stars
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iSON to Groom Next Set of Nigerian Female Football Stars

iSON BPO, Africa’s leading customer experience provider with presence in 14 countries in Africa, has inaugurated the first iSON female football team in Nigeria – Abeokuta centre. . The initiative serves as a discovery platform in which talents are groomed. It is also designed to groom the future Nigerian Female Football Stars. The inaugural match which was played in Abeokuta, Ogun State, was organized by the company’s inbound and outbound teams. The club was setup strictly for employees and has helped in improving employee engagement which also helps in improving job satisfaction amongst staff members, and portrays iSON as an advocate in women empowerment. iSON BPO’s Group CEO, Pravin Kumar, in expressing his delight said “We are very proud to launch the first iSON female footba...
Popular Chieftain Reveals Outcome Of Presidential Election
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Popular Chieftain Reveals Outcome Of Presidential Election

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa state, Senator Abubakar Sodangi has predicted that President Muhammadu Buhari will emerge as winner in the forthcoming Presidential election of Saturday, February 23. Naija News reports that Sodangi made the disclosure on Monday, February 18, while speaking on the postponement of the polls. While reflecting on the achievements of President Buhari within his last four years, Sodangi said that Buhari had done a lot to transform the nation’s economy and the wellbeing of Nigerians in general. In his words, Sodangi said; “by the grace of God, we will emerge victorious during the polls. “My party, the APC has done a lot, especially in the area of security, anti-corruption war and economy, which have ...
You’ll Not Return To The Senate, Prophet Temitope Aduroja Tells Shehu Sani
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You’ll Not Return To The Senate, Prophet Temitope Aduroja Tells Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani will not return to the Nigerian Senate, Prophet Temitope Aduroja, who predicted Goodluck Jonathan’s defeat in 2015, as well as the postponement 2019 general elections, has said. Naija News reports that Prophet Aduroja made the predictions in his twenty-eight prophecies for the year 2019 which he released last month. This online news platform understands that Sani is a senator representing Kaduna Central at the National Assembly on the platform of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) after he had decamped from the All Progressives Congress (APC). Speaking on Sani’s fate, Prophet Aduroja said: “Senator Sheu Sani should forget about 2019. He won’t return to the red chamber”. Meanwhile, Naija News reports that the Independent National Electora...
I Go Dye Rewards 5 Nigerians With $5000, for Promoting Peace
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I Go Dye Rewards 5 Nigerians With $5000, for Promoting Peace

Comedian I Go Dye has rewarded 5 Nigerians with the prize of $1000 each for using their platform to promote peace. The winners lent their voice in support of peace as Nigeria prepares to make a major decision in its general elections. Sharing the photos of the winners, Comedian I Go Dye wrote: “Today we present Francis Agoda path of honour peace prize of $1000 each to the winners for using their platform to promote peace for I Go Dye #istandforpeace2019elections campaign……The last winner didn’t qualify because he used someone’s else material, $1000 is still available for other contestants, so do your video with #istandforpeace2019elections tagged @igodye_Congratulations to @david_victorious,@radiospiceyemi,@the_kingcomedy, @mcabilitea#istandforpeace2019. I believe that today’s world is...
Man Narrates Encounter With Diezani Alison Madueke in The U.K
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Man Narrates Encounter With Diezani Alison Madueke in The U.K

A Nigerian man has taken to Twitter to narrate his encounter with former petroleum minister, Diezani Alison Madueke in the U.K. The man identified as, @osquare78, on the popular social media platform, wrote that once Diezani Alison Madueke noticed he was taking her pics, she quickly moved fast away from him. Sharing images of the former petroleum minister, he wrote; Guess who I just saw in NW, London? Diezani Alison Madueke. When she noticed I wanted to snap her, she quickly moved very fast away from me. I was gonna come down to ask her abt our yams, but the traffic was moving. Guess who I just saw in NW, London? Diezani Alison Madueke. When she noticed I wanted to snap her, she quickly moved very fast away from me. I was gonna come down to ask her abt our yams, but the traffic w...
Man And Woman Found Dead Inside a Car in Lagos State
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Man And Woman Found Dead Inside a Car in Lagos State

An unidentified man and woman were earlier today found dead inside a car in Lagos state#, leading to confusion at Maryland area of the state. The pair were found unconscious in the vehicle by a resident, and it seemed they were discussing before they died. The shocked residents raised an alarm and notified the police. Police officers who arrived the scene, evacuated the corpses of the dead victims as investigation into their deaths are underway. Residents were gripped with fear over the incident as many kept wondering what must have led to their tragic and untimely deaths. Facebook user Azeez Adekoya, took to the platform to share pictures of the deceased.
I Want to Be Punished, Slapped And Bitten – Lady Writes
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I Want to Be Punished, Slapped And Bitten – Lady Writes

A lady has taken to Twitter to write about her fantasy and it is about how she wants to be punished, and dealt with, right on bed. She made a post as a response to a question that was thrown on the platform on what everyone wanted at that moment and for her all that will be needed to make her feel alright is what you are about to read below: Sex!! Not just that regular sex o. Intense pounding with mad foreplay, biting, slapping, dirty talks. I want to be punished because I’ve been such a bad girl. I wanna be spanked. I wanna be fucked like a slut. I want to beg for mercy and repent on the dick with squirt and tears.