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Yul Edochie Celebrates 39th Birthday, To Run For President In 2023
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Yul Edochie Celebrates 39th Birthday, To Run For President In 2023

Nollywood actor and politician, Yul Edochie, turned a year older on January 7, and he took to social media to celebrate with his fans and followers. While many people who celebrate birthdays pray for not just longer life, but more material things, Edochie as a birthday wish, requested for something quite different and unlike many people too. The actor who clocked 39, shared the one thing he would want God to bless him with this new year and according to him, he wants to be as wise as King Solomon in the bible. Sharing a photo of himself on Instagram, he wrote: “Happy 39th birthday to me. Last year l asked for wisdom, you gave it to me Lord. “This year I ask for your grace oh Lord as I prepare to run for President of Nigeria in 2023. To bring real Peace, Unity & Progres...
Moesha Boduong Exposed After Allegedly Bragging In A Salon That Desmond Elliot Slept With Her
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Moesha Boduong Exposed After Allegedly Bragging In A Salon That Desmond Elliot Slept With Her

Social media users are drastically dealing with Nigerian actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot. Senator Desmond Elliot is being dragged after his insensitive comment about the EndSARS protesters. He has labeled them as children full of hate and has also advocated that the Nigerian government regulate social media to bar hateful comments. Following that, Nigerians are drastically bashing him as they’re him spilling all his dirty secrets out there. Currently, they’ve fished out one of his scandals that hit social media in 2017. According to claims, Ghanaian actress, Moesha Boduong bragged in a salon that Desmond Elliot allegedly slept with her. Already, Desmond Elliot has been exposed over his secret affairs with Ghanaian, actress Lydia Forson which his wife caught th...
Video: Sidechick of Nollywood Actor Turned Politician Desmond Elliot Exposed!!!
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Video: Sidechick of Nollywood Actor Turned Politician Desmond Elliot Exposed!!!

Nollywood actor turned politician Desmond Elliot has become a target of Nigerian social media users after passing some very silly comments on the ‘EndSARS’ protestors. Elliot has become the chewing gum everyone is chewing for being a massive disappointment to the youth. In that climate, people are also laying all sorts of allegations at his feet. One allegation claims that Desmond has a sidechick he has been hiding from his wife for years now. He’s alleged to have a kid with this sidechick which he has been hiding from the wife. However, he has now been exposed! Another allegation claims he cheated on the wife with Ghanaian actress Lydia Forson. Desmond is in big trouble at the moment and nothing is going to save him until he comes out to apologize for his insensit...
Celebrities React To Desmond Elliot Statement Over Social Media Regulation
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Celebrities React To Desmond Elliot Statement Over Social Media Regulation

Celebrities and other Nigerians have taken to their SM pages to criticize Nollywood actor turned politician "Desmond Elliot" for allegedly pushing for social media regulation. Recall that few days ago, Desmond Elliot was called out on Twitter over calling for an anti-social media bill. The actor turned politician however denied the allegations. Well, a video that captured the moment the lawmaker representing Surulere constituency in Lagos, Desmond Elliot called for social media regulation has been making the rounds online. Celebrities didn't take it funny as they took to their SM pages to blast him. Below are some celebrities comments: Davido: “Desmond Elliot just destroyed all the precious childhood memories he gave us in movies …” Skales: “Desmond Elliot tho… can’t trus...
I Will Never Support APC, PDP Politicians Again – Iyabo Ojo
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I Will Never Support APC, PDP Politicians Again – Iyabo Ojo

Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo on Sunday vowed never to support any politician from the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The mother of two also said even if her family member was running for a post under the aforementioned parties she won’t vote for such person. “I Alice Iyabo Ojo, will never support, campaign or vote for any APC or PDP member ever again in my life. “Even if you are my family or friend, we need a New Nigeria ��, we need to stop recycling ♻️ #EndBadGoverance,” she wrote. Iyabo has been a part of the #EndSARS protest against police brutality and bad governance
Amber Ray throws shade at ex who left her high and dry back in the day
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Amber Ray throws shade at ex who left her high and dry back in the day

Kenyan socialite Amber Ray has seen it all. For a woman with such beauty and brains, you would be surprised to hear that at some point a man she was seeing walked out on her. Yes, this stunning lady that continues to give many men sleepless nights has ever been dumped for another woman. So far we understand that her break up with baby daddy politician Zaheer Jhanda was a complicated one; and to date we still can’t tell whether the two see eye to eye or not. However, on her latest post, Amber Ray is seen throwing shade at an unnamed ex who left her back in the day. According to Amber, this particular ex wishes he would get back with her; but since he bashed her while leaving – he cannot find a good excuse to use on her. She wrote: 'Some people would like to come back to our liv...
Tinubu Is Best Politician The South Can Offer For 2023 Presidency – Olapade Agoro
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Tinubu Is Best Politician The South Can Offer For 2023 Presidency – Olapade Agoro

r. Olapade Agoro, former presidential candidate and national chairman of the National Action Council (NAC) on Wednesday said Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is qualified to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Speaking in a chat with Daily Independent, Agoro, who described Tinubu as the most resourceful politician in the Southern part of the country said the former Lagos state governor has paid his dues and has all it takes to lead Nigeria. He added that without Tinubu’s assistance, President Buhari who had given up after he lost the 2011 presidential election wouldn’t have won the 2015 and 2019 presidential elections. Agoro also said Tinubu has been patient enough and will not step down for anyone in 2023. "Someone...
Banky W Reportedly Becomes A Full Time Pastor
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Banky W Reportedly Becomes A Full Time Pastor

Olubankole Wellington, former Nigerian politician and musician, popularly known as Banky W has reportedly become a full time pastor. The 39 year old award winning artiste has turned to God and is turning a new leaf in dedication of his life to Christ, according to Within Nigeria. “Banky is now a full time pastor. He was ordained at Tony Rapu’s “This Present House Church” in Lekki, Lagos”, a source said. “I guess his wife influenced his life positively, because ever since he married her, her has been making amazing decisions about his life”, the source added. Speaking on the date he was ordained, the source replied; “about a month ago. He is a very good preacher, he is doing well”. Pastor Tony Rapu is the senior pastor of the House of Freedom in Lagos.
Akwa Ibom Politician, Friday Etim Ukim Takes Nomination Form To Shrine, Consults Deity (Photos)
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Akwa Ibom Politician, Friday Etim Ukim Takes Nomination Form To Shrine, Consults Deity (Photos)

A Councillorship Aspirant for the upcoming 2020 Local Government Elections in Akwa Ibom State, Friday Etim Ukim, has taken to the shrine his nomination/interest forms. Ukim, an Aspirant of Ward 7 in Urueoffong/Oruko Local Government Area, visited the Ward deity on Thursday, August 13, 2020, to pray for his election. The Councillorship Aspirant who dressed on singlet and nickers, placed the two nomination forms in front of the deity and prayed over it. The traditional worshiper knelt before the deity and prayed with a bottle of gin while holding palm front on the other hand as the religion demands.
Nigeria Loses N2.5 Trillion to Fraud Every Year- Forensic Body Reveals
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Nigeria Loses N2.5 Trillion to Fraud Every Year- Forensic Body Reveals

The Society for Forensic Accountants and Fraud Prevention (SFAFP), a body that studies the management of funds by Government agencies, has revealed that Nigeria loses N2.5 trillion  yearly in the national budget to public sector fraud and corruption. SFAFP Chairman Iliyasu Gashinbaki, revealed that in Africa, 25 per cent of annual budgets of countries are diverted through bad schemes by politicians. Gashinbaki, speaking at a virtual induction of 192 associates of SFAFP at the weekend, revealed public officers mismanaged government money by unlawful use of public assets for private advances, underpayment of taxes and duties on export as well as import. Other methods of embezzlement include payment of salary to ghost workers; bribery and extortion; payment for air supply (goods ...
Nasarawa APC Chairman Caught Defiling Two Girls
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Nasarawa APC Chairman Caught Defiling Two Girls

A politician identified as Christopher Ogah has been arrested after he was allegedly caught defiling two girls in his house in Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The suspects said to be the chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Obi Ward, was allegedly caught defiling two girls aged 12 and 13 years respectively. Daily Trust reported that an eyewitness said the politician lured the girls to his room when they entered his residence to fetch water from a well. Chairman of the local government, Alhaji Mohammad Oyimoga Oyigye confirmed the incident and also disclosed that he saved the suspect from being lynched by angry youths. Oyigye said the suspect who was handed over to the police, was transferred to Lafia to forestall breakdown of peace in the area. Na...
I Introduced Buhari to Politics – Hajiya Nàja’atu Mohammed
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I Introduced Buhari to Politics – Hajiya Nàja’atu Mohammed

The first Kano State female politician to become a senator, Hajiya Nàja’atu Mohammed has hinted that she introduced President Muhammadu Buhari to politics. She made the statement while reacting to the recent attacks by bandits attacked in Dansadau community of Zamfara state this weekend, where no less than 15 persons were killed. A BBC Hausa service report monitored on Sunday by Vanguard reported the police in Gusau had confirmed the latest attack on the Zamfara community, in which lives were lost. The outspoken Kano politician, however, told the RFI Hausa service in an interview, that she introduced Buhari to politics and had told the world that the President was a democrat. Nàja’atu Mohammed expressed her discontent with the recent happenings in the polity and condemned the d...
Banky W reacts to D’banj’s rape scandal
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Banky W reacts to D’banj’s rape scandal

Nigerian singer and actor turned politician, Banky Wellington, has on Friday taken to Twitter to share his opinion about the rape allegation against fellow singer, D’banj. The 2019 Federal House of Representatives candidate, condemned the alleged arrest and intimidation of the accuser, Seyitan Babatayo, and called expressed hope that justice will be served. “The news lately has been so hard to read, but we must never support the oppressing or silencing of victims by the Police. If Dbanj truly was being falsely accused, then a ‘defamation of character’ lawsuit was the right move – but that’s where it should have stopped.” he wrote. “ “Whether it was overzealous police officers/Dbanj/his handlers that orchestrated it – locking Seyitan and/or her Mom in jail, seizing her phone, p...
I Built Three Rooms With Abiola’s Money – Chioma Ajunwa
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I Built Three Rooms With Abiola’s Money – Chioma Ajunwa

Olympic gold medallist, Chioma Ajunwa, says she built a three-room apartment with a cash gift from late businessman and politician, Moshood Abiola, in 1991. Speaking with our correspondent on her fond memories of the late philanthropist, police officer Ajunwa said the 24-karat gold the fallen Pillar of Sports in Africa also gave her after winning two gold medals at the 1991 African Games in Cairo, Egypt was stolen same year. She hailed Abiola for his impact in sports and the encouragement given to sportsmen, many of who were from not well to do families. “I don’t think there is anybody in Nigeria as far as sports is concerned that competed in the early 90s that wouldn’t have one thing or the other to say about Chief MKO Abiola. His memory still lingers in the mind of many. “In ...
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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Pregnant Woman Raped and Murdered in Benin

Mrs Queen Igbinevbo, the wife of a politician, Comrade Promise Igbinevbo in Benin who was reportedly pregnant has been raped and murdered by unknown persons at her resident in the Edo state capital. According to report, Mrs Igbinevbo was attacked by the men who gained entrance into the home through the ceiling. A source who spoke to an online publication said the hoodlums were looking for her husband, Comrade Promise Igbinevbo, who is a Governorship Campaign Coordinator. However, when they couldn’t find him at home on May 20, 2020, they raped and murdered his wife. The body of the deceased was discovered by neighbours who were worried that they have not seen her in a while. A source said: “When we could not see Queen, I came to check if she was fine, because she lives al...
#JusticeforDjEvolve: DJ Evolve Allegedly Shot Twice in the Neck by Politician in Kenya
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#JusticeforDjEvolve: DJ Evolve Allegedly Shot Twice in the Neck by Politician in Kenya

Kenyans have taken to their social media page to call for justice for DJ Evolve who was allegedly shot twice in the neck by a politician, Babu Owino at the club using hashtag #JusticeforDjEvolve. The Kenyan DJ and performer Felix Orinda, popularly known as DJ Evolve, was allegedly shot in a club in January 16, 2020 after a misunderstanding with politician MP Paul Ongili aka Babu Owino, representing Embakasi East. According to reports, eye witnesses at the club claimed it all began with an argument between the DJ and the politician who teased each other about the size of their guns. Witnesses who were at the club said it all began with banter between the two, who teased each other about the size of their guns. It is not clear if DJ Evolve also had a gun or if gun was a euphemis...
Kukushair CEO Akunna Nwala Speaks on Death of Billionaire Businessman, Keniebi Okoko
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Kukushair CEO Akunna Nwala Speaks on Death of Billionaire Businessman, Keniebi Okoko

Akunna Nwala, the CEO of luxury hair brand Kukushair has released a statement setting the record straight in her reported involvement in the death of billionaire businessman Keniebi Okoko who died on Tuesday April 14th 2020 after a botched liposuction surgery in a hospital in Lekki, Lagos. . News filtered into town shortly after Okoko's death, that the beauty enterprenuer took him to the hospital without his wife’s consent where he met his untimely death. And now that the popular politician and pastor has been laid to rest, the married mother of one has decided to tell her own side of the story. Read her statement below...   My family and I have been aware of the manifestly contrived falsehood being peddled against me, Akunna Nwala, as playing a key role in the demise ...
Cynthia Morgan Should Use Her New-Found Fame To Sell CDs – Akin Alabi
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Cynthia Morgan Should Use Her New-Found Fame To Sell CDs – Akin Alabi

Nigerian politician, entrepreneur and philanthropist, Otunba Akin Alabi advised singer, Cynthia Morgan to use her new name to create fame for herself He wrote: “If I were Cynthia Morgan, I wouldn’t use the newfound fame to release a new song. I’d use it to write a book, speak at events, sell CDs, start a podcast etc. There is no guarantee the song will blow & people will move on if it does not. She has a better shot at success this way. “She must find a way to capture value. All these let’s raise money for her to sing a new song. When the song comes out, you would be the first to insult her. She needs to use the new found fame to sell other things. Including the coloured hair she was known for. “For 99% of artistes, if you don’t evolve from singing to other things, you will...
“Keep Spending, My Dear” Ned Nwoko Tells His Wife, Regina Daniels
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“Keep Spending, My Dear” Ned Nwoko Tells His Wife, Regina Daniels

Money is said to be the voice of the big guys and this is confirmed by Ned’s comment under a post his wife made. Nigerian politician and businessman, Ned Nwoko, the rich husband of young slay queen Regina Daniels has encouraged her spending habits as he urged her on. He commented under a post-Regina made a few days ago possibly from her vacations in Dubai, persuading her to keep spending his money. He also commended her for looking so amazing. Looks and beauty can definitely be bought in the shops and Regina is killing it for her husband who seems not to have had enough of it. Even though she’s married to Nigerian billionaire Ned Nwoko, actress Regina Daniels still goes by her maiden surname, Daniels. But it appears the actress wants to clarify to fans that she is the w...
Dele Momodu Responds As Instagram User Cautions Him About Easily Blocking People With Dissenting Views
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Dele Momodu Responds As Instagram User Cautions Him About Easily Blocking People With Dissenting Views

Dele Momodu had an interesting response for a follower who advised him to stop blocking people because of their views on Instagram. The follower left the comment under a post where Dele Momodu was wishing Davido’s daughter, Imade Adeleke a happy birthday. Responding to the post, the follower told the Ovation Magazine boss they she noticed he blocks people easily. She advised him to desist from that, especially if he intends to contest for a political position. And Mr Momodu responded, telling her that he doesn’t intend to contest for politics again. He added that Donald Trump recently blocked his old friend Piers Morgan on Twitter, so there’s nothing wrong with him blocking people even if he’s a politician.  
Tinubu sends message to Afenifere leader, Fasoranti
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Tinubu sends message to Afenifere leader, Fasoranti

All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Bola Tinubu, has described Afenifere leader, Reuben Fasoranti, as a man of great repute and accomplished educationist. He congratulated him on his 94th birthday and prayed for more wisdom and robust health. In a congratulatory statement on Thursday, Tinubu paid tribute to the man he called an astute politician, elder-statesman, and a die-hard Awoist. Tinubu wrote: “What we celebrate is the success story of leadership by example, political consistency, total loyalty to the progressive cause, devotion to principle, integrity, the courage of conviction and uncommon contentment. “Chief Fasoranti filled the vacuum left behind by our illustrious pathfinders and cherished leaders, and in the post-Chief Abraham Adesanya era, Papa laboure...
Singer, Muma Gee Reveals Why She Took A Break From Music
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Singer, Muma Gee Reveals Why She Took A Break From Music

Nigerian singer-songwriter, actress, businesswoman, fashion designer, television personality and politician, Gift Iyumame Eke, professionally known as Muma Gee, meaning “do good Gift”, revealed why she isn’t constant into singing in the music industry in an interview According to an interview with Sunday Sun, The beautiful actress spoke on her decision to come back to the music scene saying; ”Practically, if you permit me to speak from another person’s point of view, I would describe the new Muma Gee as a sensational stylistic music icon, who is more contemporary and urbane, though Afrocentric as she promotes the African culture. “Through her new genre, Soundafric, she is set to storm the world after the Covid19 lockdown. She is back hotter and better with her throwback Afro hair ...
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Nigerians React as Reno Omokri Revealed The Second Most Popular Word in Quran Nigerian pastor and politician, Mr. Reno Omokri, has taken to his page on Twitter to reveal the second most popular word in the Islamic Bible (Quran). According to Mr. Reno Omokri, “The second most popular word in the Quran, after the name of God is the Arabic word, Ilm, meaning KNOWLEDGE. Islam teaches you to seek knowledge. Every Muslim leader that denies his people education is a munafiq. Knowledge is good! Seek knowledge.” He wrote. Here is a screenshot of Reno Omokri’s tweet; See reactions
Notorious Indian Thief and Bollywood Actor Dies at 92
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Notorious Indian Thief and Bollywood Actor Dies at 92

A notorious Indian thief who spent years rampaging across central India’s impoverished badlands before trying his luck as a Bollywood actor and politician has died aged 92. Mohar Singh, once one of the most feared men in the Chambal region accused of hundreds of murders, kidnappings and other crimes, died on Tuesday, a senior police official in Bhind district as reported by AFP. Despite having 315 cases against him, including 89 murders, he cultivated a Robin Hood-like image among the poor, district superintendent of police Nagendra Singh told AFP. In his words: He was an old-school gang leader, targeting mainly businessmen and rich landlords and distributing the loot among the poor to win popularity. After he surrendered to police in 1972 with his gang of 140 bandits, he s...
I Am Proud Of You – John Dumelo Tells Stonebwoy
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I Am Proud Of You – John Dumelo Tells Stonebwoy

Actor turn politician John Dumelo has congratulated dancehall act Stonebwy on his Anloga Junction Album especially his song with American star Keri Hilson. Taking to his twitter page John Dumelo stated that he was proud of the success made by Stonebwoy and stated that the sky is just the starting point for him. The Anloga Junction Album was launched recently and had since received the applauds of many as its doing very well.
‘We Won’t Forgive You If You Disappoint Us’ – Samini Warns Dumelo
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‘We Won’t Forgive You If You Disappoint Us’ – Samini Warns Dumelo

Evergreen Dancehall artiste, Samini has thrown his full weight behind actor cum politician John Dumelo as he laces his boot to wrestle power from Lydia Alhassan, the MP for Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency. Samini had earlier clashed with John Dumelo after he questioned his suitability for the job when he has not accounted for the infamous V8 car. However, in a sudden twist, the revered artiste told John of his full support as he represents the hope and aspirations of the youth. The High-Grade Family boss said: “If you are genuinely ready for the task. I’m with you bro. I support the vision behind Yung and able people taking charge. Pls don’t let our support be in vain. Support from the youth toward you is purely nonpartisan and it’s high time you acknowledge that. #Idey4u“...
Pastor-turned-runs Girl Calls Out Politician’s Wife who allegedly Sleeps Around
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Pastor-turned-runs Girl Calls Out Politician’s Wife who allegedly Sleeps Around

A pastor-turned-runs girl who is reportedly the former wife of a popular pastor in Akwa Ibom state, Happiness, has called out the wife of a politician who allegedly sleeps with many men. Happiness a.k.a Arab Queen disclosed that she is formerly married but now a single mother in her Instalive videos. She also recalled how the politician’s wife allegedly slept with 3 different men in a hotel she once lodged in. Arab Queen who asked the politician’s wife to leave and “hustle” for men like her if she is tired of her marriage, threatened to release photos if pushed further. Watch the videos below; https://twitter.com/LailaIjeoma/status/1248987105470091264 https://twitter.com/LailaIjeoma/status/1248987949636759554
I Miss Nigeria- Ben Bruce Says As He Reveals How He Protects Himself In America Due To COVID-19 Pandemic
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I Miss Nigeria- Ben Bruce Says As He Reveals How He Protects Himself In America Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Politician and chairman of Silverbird group, Ben Bruce, took to his Twitter handle to express how much he misses Nigeria as he is currently in the U.S where thousands of deaths have been recorded due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Posting a photo of how he dresses now in America to protect himself from getting infected, he wrote ”This is how we are currently living in America. I miss Nigeria. I can’t wait to return.”  
UPDATED: Funke Akindele’s Party: Small Doctor Hands Self Over To Police
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UPDATED: Funke Akindele’s Party: Small Doctor Hands Self Over To Police

Popular Nigerian Singer, Small Doctor, real name Adekunle Temitope, was in court on Wednesday to show solidarity with those who were tried for attending Funke Akindele’s party, the police have said. Mycelebrityandi learnt that Small Doctor arrived Ogba Magistrate Court on Wednesday after 12 noon in an SUV accompanied by his manager. Policemen, however, prevented him from entering the premises of the Ogba Magistrate Court. He was directed to a police vehicle. The singer arrived at the court premises while the trial of his colleague Naira Marley, as well as politician Babatunde Gbadamosi and wife, Folashade, was ongoing before Chief Magistrate Yewande Aje-Afunwa. The singer was initially thought to be one of the 43 guests who attended the birthday party hosted by couple JJC S...
Lockdown: Lagos Withdraws Charges Against Naira Marley, Gbadamosi
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Lockdown: Lagos Withdraws Charges Against Naira Marley, Gbadamosi

The Lagos State Government has withdrawn charges against a musician, Azeez Fashola, alias Naira Marley, and a politician, Babatunde Gbadamosi. Naira Marley, Gbadamosi and his wife were charged before the Lagos State Magistrates’ Court in Ogba for attending a crowded birthday party in violation of the government’s social distancing directive to check the spread of coronavirus. They were scheduled for arraignment on Wednesday, The PUNCH reports. But the government, according to one of the defence counsel, Mr Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN), withdrew the four counts filed against the three defendants. The PUNCH earlier reported that policemen barred journalists from the court premises. At the end of the proceedings, Adegboruwa briefed journalists on what transpired in the courtro...
Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Talks About 5G Network And COVID-19 That Puts The World In Great Chaos
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Pastor Chris Oyakhilome Talks About 5G Network And COVID-19 That Puts The World In Great Chaos

There have been such a large number of contort to the issue of Coronavirus comprehensively, while some trusts it exuded from a science research facility, others have censured it in totality. While the countries strives to stop the passing of a huge number of individuals over the world, different pioneers have kept on imparting their insights also. COVID19 isn’t the principal pandemic in the world. Be that as it may, this took the world by a shock with the manner in which it executes and continues spreading from mainlands to another. The world is on a lockdown, as many countries have asked their citizens to stay indoors, in other to be able to contain the spread. While this efforts are ongoing, a Nigerian pastor, Chris Oyakilome has shared another view to the reasons the pandemi...
Desmond Elliot’s ‘Kick Out Coronavirus’ Buckets Spark Controversy
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Desmond Elliot’s ‘Kick Out Coronavirus’ Buckets Spark Controversy

Star actor turned politician, Desmond Elliot is under fire over his 'kick out coronavirus' buckets and basins for washing of hands which he made available for his people. Desmond Elliot excitedly shared the photos on his Instagram page and wrote: "So we constructed a makeshift cleansing mechanism, where passerby’s or people entering streets could wash their hands with soap and water and also sanitize before entering the streets -pilot works can be seen in these areas It was located across the environments. Olodeokuta, Ojuelegbe both sides, love garding, Hugan Bassy, Masha bus stop, Shirts bus stop, Adelabu, Iponri, Bode Thomas and ishaga road." While some are hailing him, majority are blasting him.
Prominent 30-year-old Zimbabwe broadcaster, Zororo Makamba dies from coronavirus
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Prominent 30-year-old Zimbabwe broadcaster, Zororo Makamba dies from coronavirus

Zimbabwe's Ministry of Health and Child Care has confirmed the country's first death from coronavirus. Radio/television host, Zororo Makamba, who was the son of telecoms tycoon and politician, James Makamba was the second person to test positive for the coronavirus in Zimbabwe. The country's ministry of health confirmed that the 30-year-old succumbed to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) after he was hospitalised over the weekend. Minister of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Monica Mutsvangwa also confirmed his death in a statement saying: “I have received the news of the passing on of Zororo Makamba with great shock, extreme sadness and deep sense of shock. He is a victim of the worldwide pandemic that is Covid-19” “I extend my sincere condolences to th...
UK health minister, Nadine Dorries tests positive for Coronavirus
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UK health minister, Nadine Dorries tests positive for Coronavirus

Nadine Dorries, UK health minister, tested positive for Coronavirus.. She made this known in a statement on Tuesday morning. Furthermore, she was concerned about if senior government officials are infected. She said “I can confirm I have tested positive for coronavirus… and have been self-isolating at home,” The health officers are trying to trace back her steps to know where she got the virus from and who she has come.in contact with. Furthermore, Dorries is the first British politician to test positive for COVID-19.
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Owner of Football Club Steaua Bucharest Accuses his Players of Having too Much Sex and Not Being able to perform on the pitch

Gigi Becali, the owner of Romanian team, Bucharest football club FCSB has blamed his team's recent poor run of form on too much sex. The 1986 European Cup winners, who are Romania's most successful club with 26 league titles have failed to win their last three games. Commenting on the club's current poor form, Becali told local media the players are having too much sex their girlfriends. 'My players are making love with their girlfriends too often, that's why they aren't playing football so well lately,' he said after FCSB's 1-1 home draw against Chindia Targoviste over the weekend. The 61-year-old Politician and businessman also went ahead to call out Romanian national team and FCSB striker Florinel Coman. 'If Florinel Coman [FCSB striker] would have rested too ... ...
Dating A Married Politician Won’t Make You Blow – Tiwa Savage Blast Oluwa Lagos
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Dating A Married Politician Won’t Make You Blow – Tiwa Savage Blast Oluwa Lagos

Things are really becoming stronger and harder for Oluwa Lagos, now Tiwa Savage has dragged herself into the fight between the two Nigeria cross-dresser, Bobrisky and Oluwa Lagos. Earlier on a news came out saying one of Nigeria biggest politician with 4 kids is the one sponsoring Oluwa Lagos musical career who claims Oluwa Lagos has some musical talent in him. Few days later Oluwa Lagos was spotted in one of the biggest music studios in Lagos. The eyewitness claims that the Nigerian cross-dresser who based in London but now back in Lagos to push he’s career forward and Oluwa Lagos is not just a singer or a song writer but also a dancer who’s dance step can make all celebrities husbands abandon their home just to spend time with he. Oluwa Lagos once claim she knows the people th...
Politician Blackmails Pregnant Woman With Nude Pictures For Refusing Him Sex
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Politician Blackmails Pregnant Woman With Nude Pictures For Refusing Him Sex

Police in Anambra State have arrested a man who used a nude picture of a pregnant woman to blackmail her into accepting to sleep with him. The man who is said to be an Anambra politician and simply identified as Igwe was arrested at Aroma Junction in Awka on Tuesday, after the pregnant woman whom he was demanding sex from lured him to the junction, where undercover police officers were already lying in wait for him. A source who witnessed the arrest said the unidentified woman narrated that she was in a relationship with the man before she got married and decided to end the relationship after marriage. “She said the man who used to be her boyfriend called her recently and asked her to come to Awka for them to have a nice time. “She told him she was already married and was n...
EFCC Investigating Kessington Adebutu ‘Baba Ijebu’ Over Tax Fraud
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EFCC Investigating Kessington Adebutu ‘Baba Ijebu’ Over Tax Fraud

Kessington Adebutu, Nigeria’s gambling mogul whose business empire has enjoyed decades of patronage as a household name across the country, has become a new target of a vast corruption investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), PREMIUM TIMES can report. As part of the investigation on Tuesday, anti-graft detectives at the EFCC office in Lagos detained and questioned Segun Adebutu, son of the octogenarian, questioning him on matters ranging from alleged tax fraud to economic sabotage, sources familiar with the development told PREMIUM TIMES. Anti-graft officials said Mr Adebutu’s business activities recently became a subject of their suspicion following a petition from another betting company, Western Lotto. The December 2019 petition from Western Lotto,...
How I Was Wrongly Accused Of Rape And Got Sacked
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How I Was Wrongly Accused Of Rape And Got Sacked

A Nairalander has shared a sad story how he was accused of rape and sacked by his female boss. The man who goes by the name, ambassadorgozie said that the incident happened between him and his boss' housemaid. He wrote: "6th of January 2020 is the day I won’t forget. I work as a personal assistant/secretary to my boss who happens to be a former politician.   My boss came to work with her housemaid for her to help in sweeping, cleaning and tidying up the office being the resumption day. She instructed us on how to go about it before she stepped out from the office promising to come back in the afternoon.   We started the work immediately until afternoon time when I decided to rest and eat. While eating I beckoned the grown up housemaid to come and eat or at least rest before...
Rapper, Cardi B Says She Wants to be a Politician 
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Rapper, Cardi B Says She Wants to be a Politician 

American rapper, Cardi B has announced that she wants to be a politician even though she doesn't agree with the Goverment. The 27-year-old mother of one made the announcement on Twitter. She wrote: 'I think I want to be a politician.I really love government even tho I don’t agree with Goverment (sic).' In a follow-up tweet, she explained: 'Like I was watching War documentaries.No matter how many weapons a country have you need people ! How are you trying to go against a country and possibly start a war when this country lacks patriotism? I barely see people claiming they LOVE being American.' An hour later, the Bodak Yellow rapper returned to Twitter and added: 'I will have to explain a lot so I will have to do a video or a live talking about it ...So imma come back to my ...
We Sacrificed A Lot To Make The Movie – Banky W Writes After ‘Sugar Rush’ Gets Banned From Cinemas
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We Sacrificed A Lot To Make The Movie – Banky W Writes After ‘Sugar Rush’ Gets Banned From Cinemas

Musician, cum actor and politician, Banky W has penned a heartfelt note to movie lovers and fans of the movie, 'Sugar Rush' which was recently yanked off Nigerian cinemas.   Inside sources revealed that the movie was reportedly yanked off Nigerian cinemas for 'depicting' the operations of EFCC in a relatively 'poor way'.   According to Banky W, 'If you saw @sugarrushmovie and loved it, or if you planned to, please read our statements. We are very hopeful and optimistic that the film will be back on screens in a few days, so please don't give up on us, and please stay optimistic with us. Your love and support means the world to us. Thank you to @nfvcb for helping us rectify any issues. Pls stay tuned, by God's grace you will see our film again VERY SOON. Pls st...
Panic As Another Top APC Politician Dies Suddenly After Routine Exercise
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Panic As Another Top APC Politician Dies Suddenly After Routine Exercise

Chief Joseph Noah Molemodile, a former Commissioner for Finance in Kogi State and pioneer Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has died just four days after another top politician died in the state. Molemodile, a native of Idofin in Yagba East Local Government Area died in the early hours of Thursday in his Jos, Plateau state residence. According to a family source, the deceased observed his routine morning walk along the neighbourhood and returned home to freshen up and rest. He died while resting after the light exercise. Molemodile was a close friend and supporter of the first executive governor of Kogi State, Late Prince Abubakar Audu. Both worked together at First Bank of Nigeria Limited and strengthened the relationship when the late Audu joined politics ...
“I met my wife in jail” US politician shares his love story
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“I met my wife in jail” US politician shares his love story

James E. Clyburn, an American politician of the Democratic Party serving as House Majority Whip, took to Twitter to reveal how he met his wife. The Majority Whip representing South Carolina's 6th District said he was arrested during a civil rights march and while in jail, he met his wife. She brought him food and ate with him. He later found out she knew him all along and had been plotting to meet him. He tweeted: "I met my wife in jail after being arrested during a civil rights march. She brought me food and shared a hamburger with me. Turns out, she knew who I was and had been plotting to meet me for some time. We were married for 58 years." James Clyburn's wife, Emily Clyburn died in September 2019 after 58 years of marriage. A Columbia, SC street has been renamed in her m...
Court Halts further Demolition of Saraki’s Property
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Court Halts further Demolition of Saraki’s Property

A Kwara State High Court has issued an ex-parte injunction restraining the Kwara State Government from further demolition of late Olusola Saraki’s property. Recall that in the last few days, the demolition of Ile Arugbo which served as the political home of the late Kwara politician sparked off mixed reactions. In the judgement delivered in Ilorin on Monday January 6, the Kwara state government was ordered not to go near the land “either to construct or do anything on the land pending the determination of the Motion on Notice.” However one of the Saraki's family’s lawyers, Abdulazeez Ibrahim told The Nation that the court injunction is yet to be served to the parties involved because it was obtained almost at the close of work on Monday. He said; “It was true that we sec...
Nigerian Lady, Helen Mukoro Idisi Arrested In Spain For Posing As UN Official
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Nigerian Lady, Helen Mukoro Idisi Arrested In Spain For Posing As UN Official

The Nigerian-born Spanish national claimed an extensive resume: head of the Spanish branch of UN Women, politician, detective, author, legal expert, and finance consultant. Ultimately, though, it landed her in trouble. Police in Spain arrested on Thursday a woman who posed as the president of the Spanish branch of UN Women, requesting funds and giving interviews to the media. The woman of Nigerian origin with Spanish nationality was detained in Denia on Spain's eastern Mediterranean coast on charges of impersonation and fraud. The woman allegedly provided online legal courses and solicited "funds to carry out different projects related to the institution she claimed to represent," police said in a statement. She "participated in conferences and gave interviews in different me...
John Dumelo celebrates his wife Gifty on her birthday
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John Dumelo celebrates his wife Gifty on her birthday

Ghanaian actor and politician, John Dumelo is celebrating his wife, Gifty, who just turned a year older today, January 3, 2020. The 35-year-old actor took to Instagram to share this beautiful photo of his wife and then wrote: 'Happy bday @missgeeonly. Thanks for being an amazing woman. May the Almighty God protect you under his wings and shield you from evil. God is about to open doors and grant you favor. Have an amazing birthday. Love u.'
Dumelo Celebrates his Wife Gifty on Her Birthday
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Dumelo Celebrates his Wife Gifty on Her Birthday

Ghanaian actor and politician, John Dumelo is celebrating his wife, Gifty, who just turned a year older today, January 3, 2020. The 35-year-old actor took to Instagram to share this beautiful photo of his wife and then wrote: 'Happy bday @missgeeonly. Thanks for being an amazing woman. May the Almighty God protect you under his wings and shield you from evil. God is about to open doors and grant you favor. Have an amazing birthday. Love u.' 
Lauretta Onochie Reacts to   Fayose Dancing with White Woman
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Lauretta Onochie Reacts to Fayose Dancing with White Woman

President Buhari's maide, Lauretta Onochie has reacted to a video of former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose dancing with a white woman after being granted permission to travel out for an emergency medical treatment by a Nigerian court. The former Governor of Ekiti State was granted permission to travel out for an emergency medical treatment in December 2019, amid his trial for an alleged N2.2bn fraud. However after a video of Fayose dancing with a white woman surfaced, Lauretta Onochie stated that it seems the Ekiti-born politician is healed and might not be seen on stretchers during his next court appearance or on his way to jail. She tweeted; Its a miracle! Peter is healed! Praise The Lord! Doctors can work wonders sha. Ayodele Fayose On Medical Dancing therapy. This ...