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‘Pepe has a big future at Arsenal’ – Arteta still believes in £72m winger, says Campbell
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‘Pepe has a big future at Arsenal’ – Arteta still believes in £72m winger, says Campbell

A former Gunners striker is confident that the Ivory Coast international "will come back better" after being sent off against Leeds United Nicolas Pepe has a "big future" at Arsenal, according to Kevin Campbell, who says Mikel Arteta still believes in the £72 million ($96m) winger. Pepe has flattered to deceive since arriving at Emirates Stadium from Lille for a club-record fee in the summer of 2019. The 25-year-old established himself as one of the most exciting young players in Europe at Stade Pierre-Mauroy but has so far been unable to build on that reputation in the Premier League.
‘Hojbjerg is a f*cking bully!’ – Tottenham midfielder has been a ‘rock’ for Mourinho, says Berbatov
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‘Hojbjerg is a f*cking bully!’ – Tottenham midfielder has been a ‘rock’ for Mourinho, says Berbatov

The former Spurs favourite has been impressed by the Denmark international's impact in north London since his summer move from Southampton Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg is a "f*cking bully!", according to Dimitar Berbatov, who says the Tottenham midfielder has been a "rock" for Jose Mourinho. Hojbjerg completed a £15 million ($20m) move to Tottenham from Southampton on August 12, bringing to an end his four-year spell at St Mary's. The 25-year-old committed to a five-year deal with the north London outfit, and has since enhanced his reputation as one of the most consistent performers in the Premier League.
Kane tipped to follow Bale’s lead by Jenas with Spurs star expected to consider transfer
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Kane tipped to follow Bale’s lead by Jenas with Spurs star expected to consider transfer

The former Tottenham midfielder hopes the England captain can be persuaded to stay put, but believes personal ambition will see his head turned Harry Kane could soon follow Gareth Bale’s lead and start mulling over a move away from Tottenham, says Jermaine Jenas, with the north London outfit considered to be heading in the opposite direction to their star striker. A big-money transfer for the England captain has been mooted for some time. With his reputation established as one of the most fearsome frontmen in world football, Kane has no shortage of suitors in the global game. Jenas believes that could lead the 27-year-old away from Spurs – following the likes of Bale and Kyle Walker who have gone chasing trophies elsewhere in the past – with there only so long that a player w...
RCCG Excommunicates Pastor who was Caught While Trying to Sleep with Member’s Wife in Ondo
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RCCG Excommunicates Pastor who was Caught While Trying to Sleep with Member’s Wife in Ondo

Gideon Bakare, a Pastor of a Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Akure, Ondo state capital, has been excommunicated after being caught while trying to sleep with a member's wife. Recall the naked Pastor was seen in a viral video, begging the family of the lady after being caught red-handed in the act. In a statement released by RCCG spokesperson Olaitan Olubiyi on Wednesday July 8, it was gathered that Bakare was suspended for attempting adultery. He was also accused of putting the church in a bad light. The statement read; “The Redeemed Christian Church of God has excommunicated Mr Gideon Bakare and relieved him of all ministerial duties in the Mission. “Bakare, who was an Assistant Pastor in the Church was recently accused of attempted act of adultery with a wom...
Uchenna Kanu on ‘transitioning from the USA’ to Sevilla
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Uchenna Kanu on ‘transitioning from the USA’ to Sevilla

The US college graduate is beginning her professional football career in Europe as she adjusts to life in the Spanish city Uchenna Kanu has revealed she is enjoying the start of her professional career as she continues to settle into life at Sevilla. The Nigeria international is in her first season at Sevilla having joined this January after completing her four-year college studies in the USA, where she emerged as the all-time top-scorer with 157 goals. She arrived with a reputation as one of Africa’s brightest young prospects after starring in Nigeria's triumph at the Wafu Women's Cup, scoring 10 goals before her Women's World Cup debut in 2019.
AfDB Approves Independent Probe of Adesina
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AfDB Approves Independent Probe of Adesina

The  Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has finally bowed to US pressure and has ordered an independent probe of President of the bank Akinwumi Adesina. The board of governors reached the decision on Thursday June 4, in spite of sitting and former African leaders' campaign for the bank to ignore the call for an independent investigation of allegations against Adesina as he has already been cleared by the bank’s ethics committee. In a communique signed by the Chairperson of the bank's Bureau of the Boards of Governors Niale Kaba, it was gathered that the independent review will be carried out by a neutral high calibre individuals with unquestionable experience, high international reputation and integrity within a short time period of not more than two to fo...
‘Havertz is a special player’ – Bosz insists Liverpool-linked midfielder can get even better
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‘Havertz is a special player’ – Bosz insists Liverpool-linked midfielder can get even better

The manager reflected on the German's performance as Bayer Leverkusen made a winning return on Monday Bayer Leverkusen head coach Peter Bosz lauded "special player" Kai Havertz but insisted the in-demand star can improve amid growing interest from some of the world's top clubs. Havertz continued to burnish his reputation with a first-half brace as Leverkusen crushed lowly Werder Bremen 4-1 in the Bundesliga on Monday. The Germany international – frequently the topic of transfer gossip columns amid links to Liverpool, Manchester United and Arsenal – opened the scoring in the 28th minute and restored Leverkusen's lead five minutes later following Theodor Gebre Selassie's equaliser.
Are you taking the p*ss?!’ – Wenger’s biggest Arsenal meltdowns revealed by Aliadiere
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Are you taking the p*ss?!’ – Wenger’s biggest Arsenal meltdowns revealed by Aliadiere

The former Gunners striker has lifted the lid on what it takes to make the club's longest-serving manager lose his cool Arsene Wenger was a manager known for his calm persona. While his long-term adversary Sir Alex Ferguson had a reputation for dishing out the ‘hairdryer treatment’ to his players from time to time, Wenger was usually always the opposite. Explosions of rage from the Frenchmen were few and far between - but they did still happen from time to time during his 22-year stay as Arsenal boss. And speaking exclusively to Goal, former Gunners striker Jeremie Aliadiere has lifted the lid on the two occasions he saw his former manager ‘really lose it’. The first was in February, 2001 at Old Trafford. Arsenal went into the game 13 points adrift of Manchester United in the ...
Social Media Now Deadlier Than Gun, Knife – Yomi Fabiyi Says
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Social Media Now Deadlier Than Gun, Knife – Yomi Fabiyi Says

Notable actor, director and producer, Yomi Fabiyi says social media is now deadly more than a gun. Taking to his twitter handle, people use fake accounts or proxies to hurt your brand, reputation & image with lies, half-information + blackmail. SM now deadlier than gun, knife etc She wrote Social Media is such a LETHAL WEAPON that allows the closest person to you come friendly, all smiles with real account & simultaneously use fake accounts or proxies to hurt your brand, reputation & image with lies, half-information + blackmail. SM now deadlier than gun, knife etc Social Media is such a LETHAL WEAPON that allows the closest person to you come friendly, all smiles with real account & simultaneously use fake accounts or proxies to hurt your brand, reputation &...
Actor Jim Iyke Shares An Adorable Photo Of His Son JJ On IG
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Actor Jim Iyke Shares An Adorable Photo Of His Son JJ On IG

Nollywood bad boy, Jim Iyke may be slowly gaining a reputation for dishing out daddy goals and in stylish ways too. The talented actor recently warmed the hearts of many fans with a totally adorable photo of his son, JJ. In a recent Instagram post, JJ is seen looking like a mini fashion god as he rocks a pair of jeans with white shirt and some really cool kicks. He then tops it off with his daddy’s stylish sunshades. He said “All this dude wanna do is grab my shades, don it, sit back and observe everyone quietly. Sometimes, its like watching a compact, real life version of my mannerisms in an out of body experience. It’s as uncanny as it is surreal. Mr. JJ is my Monday motivation. What is your motivation this morning? This too will pass. Stay safe. God bless.”   ...
Lukaku Explains how Drogba & Anelka Made him a Star
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Lukaku Explains how Drogba & Anelka Made him a Star

The Belgium international was disappointed with a third-place finish at the 2018 showpiece in Russia, but has continued to enhance his reputation Romelu Lukaku credits former Chelsea team-mates Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka with helping to turn him into the fearsome frontman he is today, with the Belgian learning from two of the best. The Blues bought into the potential of a precocious talent when luring him away from Anderlecht in 2011. Lukaku would see limited opportunities in west London, with no goals recorded through 15 appearances, but important lessons were taken in while with the Blues. Experienced heads such as Drogba and Anelka sat ahead of him in the pecking order, with the Ivorian and French frontmen setting an important example for a young colleague to follow....
‘Lukaku is a bull & doing extraordinary things at Inter’ – Vieri sees Belgian as a rightful heir at San Siro
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‘Lukaku is a bull & doing extraordinary things at Inter’ – Vieri sees Belgian as a rightful heir at San Siro

The former Nerazzurri No.9 is a big fan of a powerful frontman currently leading the line for Serie A heavyweights under the guidance of Antonio Conte Romelu Lukaku is “a bull” and has done “extraordinary” things since swapping life in the Premier League for that at Serie A giants Inter, says Christian Vieri. The Belgium international brought an eight-year stint in English football to a close during the summer of 2019. He had plundered more than 100 Premier League goals over the course of spells at Chelsea, West Brom, Everton and Manchester United, while forging a reputation as one of the most fearsome frontmen on the planet.
Rooney reveals his best goal – and it’s not the Man City overhead kick
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Rooney reveals his best goal – and it’s not the Man City overhead kick

The England star has found the net more than 300 times in his storied career, but claims his best finish is one that is largely forgotten Wayne Rooney has revealed what he believes to be the best goal in his career – and he says it is not the memorable derby-winning overhead kick for Manchester United against Manchester City in 2010. The 34-year-old netted 183 Premier League goals for the Red Devils during a spell that stretched from 2004-2017 and earned a reputation as being one of the game’s leading forwards. He scored a catalogue of memorable goals and has now lifted the lid on which one he feels was the best.
TB Joshua Predicts Coronavirus will End March 27
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TB Joshua Predicts Coronavirus will End March 27

Founder of Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, has predicted that the deadly Coronavirus disease will disappear on March 27. Joshua, the clairvoyant cleric and miracle worker with church headquarters at Ikotun, Lagos, had said on the SCOAN-owned Emmanuel TV that “the fearful Coronavirus which has caused fear and panic in the world will disappear the same way it came. Specifically, he said, “Coronavirus, the fearful virus plaguing the world will end on 27th March 2020″. However, the cleric’s prediction may have elicited hope amidst a disillusioned world population, considering that he has a reputation for giving predictions that often come to pass. Joshua, having recently reeled out various predictions for this year, reportedly struck a ...
Chelsea star Mount reveals Ronaldo motivation after Man Utd trip
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Chelsea star Mount reveals Ronaldo motivation after Man Utd trip

The Blues youngster watched in awe as Ronaldo scored against his boyhood team in 2008, and would love to make similar headlines at Old Trafford today Chelsea youngster Mason Mount has revealed he took inspiration from a trip to Old Trafford to see Cristiano Ronaldo as a nine-year-old, and he is hoping to have a similar impact when the Blues take on Manchester United on Sunday. As a boyhood Portsmouth fan, Mount made the trip to the north-west with his father shortly after signing schoolboy forms with Chelsea. What he saw that day has remained with him ever since. Today, the midfielder heads to the same stadium with a very different mission in mind as he looks to force his way into Frank Lampard’s starting XI and forge his own reputation as a playmaker and influencer in the middl...
Is Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang set to follow in Robin van Persie’s footsteps?
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Is Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang set to follow in Robin van Persie’s footsteps?

The Arsenal striker's unlikely transfer to the Red Devils has been likened to the Dutchman's move in 2012, but that couldn’t be further from the truth The transfer window is often riddled with flimsy rumours, which explains the often repeated ‘silly season’ tag. Recently, news spread that Arsenal’s top forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could be on his way to Manchester United before the close of the summer transfer window in England on August 8. The gossip has prompted parallels with the summer of 2012, when the North London club sold Robin van Persie to their long-standing Manchester rivals. In what was a blow to Arsene Wenger’s side, they lost their captain and talisman to the Red Devils as they could no longer match his ambition to win things. While the Gunners’ profile had b...
Overmars: Edson Alvarez move to Ajax a possibility
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Overmars: Edson Alvarez move to Ajax a possibility

The Dutch club's director of football says the Mexico international has been on his radar for some time and could arrive this summer Mexico international Edson Alvarez is still on Ajax's wishlist as the club prepares to replace Matthijs de Ligt. In fact, according to Marc Overmars, the Dutch club's Director of Football, Alvarez would be on the list even if De Ligt weren't headed for Juventus this summer. "That is not directly related to the departure of Matthijs de Ligt. Alvarez is a player who has a good reputation in our books. His arrival could indeed happen," Overmars told reporters in Austria. "I think he has the right age - 21 years old, he's a regular starter for the Mexico national team and we know him very well because we've been following him for quite some time now. H...
Insecurity: I Will Continue To Prioritise Military Training – Buhari
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Insecurity: I Will Continue To Prioritise Military Training – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said the Federal Government would continue to give priority to the training of officers and men of the armed forces to effectively tackle security challenges in the country. Buhari made the commitment during the graduation of 207 Students of Senior Course 41 of the Armed Force Command Staff College (AFCSC) in Jaji, Kaduna State. “This is not only because we salute their courage and sacrifice to improve the security of our country but also because the armed forces have continued to be the beacon of unity in the country. “I must again commend the armed forces, who continue to provide prompt responses to the numerous security challenges facing our country. “Your response to Boko Haram insurgency, banditry, militancy, kidnapping as well as the...
Alisson is brilliant and keeps getting better’ – Liverpool goalkeeper dazzles Kirkland
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Alisson is brilliant and keeps getting better’ – Liverpool goalkeeper dazzles Kirkland

The Brazil international has justified the £65 million transfer fee invested in him, with the former Reds custodian among those to have been impressed Alisson has seen his “brilliant” qualities saluted by former Liverpool goalkeeper Chris Kirkland, with the £65 million ($83m) asset at Anfield having “got better as the season has gone on”. Back in the summer of 2018, the Reds briefly made the Brazil international the most expensive shot-stopper in world football. He arrived with a big reputation and with the potential to improve at 26 years of age.
Former NAACP Leader who Lied that she was black & even changed her name to Nkechi has Come out as Bisexual
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Former NAACP Leader who Lied that she was black & even changed her name to Nkechi has Come out as Bisexual

Rachel Dolezal, the Caucasian woman who pretended to be a black woman and even went ahead to change her name to Nkechi Amare Diallo after she was exposed, has marked the Pride Month by coming out as a bisexual. The former head of The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Washington's chapter made the announcement via her social media accounts. Sharing a selfie of herself, she wrote: Back in 2015, she was exposed by her parents that is actually white after pretending to be black for years. “She is Caucasian. She is white,” her dad, Lawrence Dolezal, said in 2015. “I’m Caucasian. My wife is Caucasian. We’re of primarily European descent, though there’s a small amount of American Indian." “We’re not aware of any African American in our linea...
‘For me he’s the best ever’ – Neves hails Ronaldo after Nations League success
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‘For me he’s the best ever’ – Neves hails Ronaldo after Nations League success

The Juve man won his second major honour with Portugal on Sunday, further helping to establish his reputation as one of football's legends Portugal midfielder Ruben Neves has hailed his international team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo as the greatest player of all time, after the Juventus man guided his country to Nations League success on Sunday night. The reigning European champions emerged victorious from the four-team tournament last week after beating the Netherlands 1-0 in the showpiece final, thanks to Goncalo Guedes’ second-half strike. While Ronaldo gave more of a selfless performance against the Dutch, he put in another individual masterclass in the semi-final, when his hat-trick helped Portugal beat Switzerland 3-1.
Singer, Adekunle Gold Speaks Up On Father’s Demise
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Singer, Adekunle Gold Speaks Up On Father’s Demise

Popular Nigerian singer and songwriter, Adekunle Gold recently lost his father, Prince Hakeem Adeyemi Kosoko, to a brief illness on the 27th May 2019. The singer confirmed the sad news in a tribute to his father on his Instagram page yesterday, June 9, 2019. He wrote:- “I feel a great sense of loss to officially announce that after we fought so hard, my father passed on the 27th of May, 2019. My father was a GREAT man. He has always been the man I’ve looked up to. Growing up, I watched him work so hard for so little. He was very honest and has never been interested in shortcuts. Hard work and integrity meant everything to him. My father. I will always remember, what he said in this statement: “I’ve been in service far too long to let quick money ruin my reputation”. This was m...
Regina Daniels Is Good Wife Material Unlike You – Uche Maduagwu To Tonto
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Regina Daniels Is Good Wife Material Unlike You – Uche Maduagwu To Tonto

Controversial actor Uche Maduagwu has said Regina Daniels is good wife material, while blasting Tonto Dikeh over her plans to go for a 3rd cosmetic surgery. In Uche Maduagwu’s word “A woman does not need surgery to get a billionaire husband” and posing nude on social media will only mar her reputation. He wrote: A 3rd COSMETIC surgery will not make God give you a BILLIONAIRE husband, learn how to be a GOOD #wife material from @regina.daniels ?? She is YOUNG, but MATURE, at least, you can never see her going NUDE on social media. ?Omg some popular actresses are so funny, ?madam radical for Jesus, you don’t need #cosmetic surgery for God to provide you with a billionaire husband @regina.daniels is destined for greatness because she is a good wife material,?learn from her. Wait, ...
Solskjaer, Woodward Clash Over Pogba’s Move to Real Madrid
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Solskjaer, Woodward Clash Over Pogba’s Move to Real Madrid

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is prepared to let Paul Pogba join Real Madrid this summer in a £120million move, the UK Sun reports. Pogba was seen as key to Solskjaer’s rebuilding project at Old Trafford, when he took over last December. The France midfielder was keen on joining Barcelona last summer and, despite a mid-season upturn in performances, he remains keen on leaving the club and is said to have informed Solskjaer of his desire to join Real Madrid. United’s executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, believes losing Pogba to the Spanish giants would be a major blow to United’s image and reputation across the world. However, Solskjaer feels he can’t afford to carry passengers, as he looks to rebuild the club and is willing to let Pogba leave. The Nor...
Solskjaer, Woodward Disagree Over Pogba’s sStay at Manchester United
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Solskjaer, Woodward Disagree Over Pogba’s sStay at Manchester United

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, is open to letting Paul Pogba leave this summer if he decides he no longer wants to play for the club, ESPN reports. Pogba is believed to be keen on a move to Real Madrid and United’s failure to qualify for the Champions League is only likely to increase his desire to move to the Bernabeu. United paid a then-world record £89m fee for Pogba in 2016 and executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, views the midfielder as an important symbol of United’s worldwide appeal. Woodward blocked Pogba from joining Barcelona last summer when the Frenchman fell out with Jose Mourinho. Solskjaer has recently spoken of his desire to keep Pogba but also refused to guarantee he will stay at the club beyond this summer. Solskjaer is of the opinion...
He has a Sexual Problem, Premature Ejaculation – Tonto Tells Daddy Freeze
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He has a Sexual Problem, Premature Ejaculation – Tonto Tells Daddy Freeze

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh reveals even more intimate details about her ex husband Churchill Olakunle. In a recent video release, Tonto  is seen telling Daddy Freeze that her ex has a serious sexual problem. Daddy Freeze can be seen trying to stop her from revealing more but she looks like she is bent on ruining his reputation. She also talked about finding out he was cheating on her. She went saying “My ex-husband can not stay more than 40 seconds in a woman. Our longest sex was 1 minute and that is when we had our son King. My ex-husband can not stay more than 40 seconds in a woman. He has a sexual problem - Tonto Tells Daddy Freeze. pic.twitter.com/jqFOA9giXp See Laila Ijeoma's other Tweets We ...
Abdulsalami Abubakar Decries High Level of Insecurity in Nigeria
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Abdulsalami Abubakar Decries High Level of Insecurity in Nigeria

The former military Head of State, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, has decried the high level of insecurity in Nigeria. Speaking on Saturday shortly after his conferment of Honorary Doctorate Degree in Public Administration by the University of Calabar at the 32nd Convocation ceremony , Abubakar said as a nation, the country never had it so bad. “Our country had never had it so bad in the prevalent circle of crimes or kidnapping, cattle wrestling, clash between farmers and herders and Boko Haram insurgency and the murder of innocence children, women and people on daily basis”. He said that a peaceful environment is the most fundamental prerequisites for the progress and development of any society or nation. General Abubakar further said that another National chall...
I Was Not Arrested – Mike Adamu
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I Was Not Arrested – Mike Adamu

Businessman, Mike Adamu has denied being arrested or detained by the Nigerian Police over a purported court order. Mr. Adamu, who is the CEO of Reform Sports West Africa Limited and son of Amos Adamu, former Director-General, National Sport Commission, made this assertion via a press statement he signed and sent to the media on Sunday. The statement became necessary after a number of media platforms went to town with reports that Adamu had been detained based on the order of a Magistrate Court in Mpape, Abuja. In the statement, Adamu vowed to pursue the matter to a logical legal conclusion. Read below: My attention has been drawn to false online and print media reports suggesting to the public that I was arrested, arraigned and ordered to be remanded in custody by a magistra...
CJ warns Sharia court judges against corrupt practices, laxity
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CJ warns Sharia court judges against corrupt practices, laxity

Danladi gave the warning in Katsina on Wednesday while delivering a keynote address at a two-day workshop on Shariah Procedure and Practice, organised for judges of Sharia Court in the state. He said that there were complaints on some of the judges, hence the need for them to adhere to the judicial ethics and code of conducts. The CJ urged the judges to allow the fear of God, the Quran and the Prophetic traditions to guide them always. He advised them to be punctual at work, have a good appearance and avoid disgracing people in their courts. He further advised judges to be careful of attending events that are capable of spoiling their names and reputation, while urging them to develop a good relationship with the people. The CJ counselled the judges to avoid taking decisions...
Okparaebo inspires girl-child with free training, equipment
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Okparaebo inspires girl-child with free training, equipment

But for providence, Ezinne Okparaebo would have been a Nigerian sprinter, dominating the tracks in major international competitions for Africa’s most populous country. The lady, who has been among the world’s best sprinters for over 15 years, is seen as a trailblazer for her adopted country, Norway, for which she has won many international laurels. Born in Nigeria, Okparaebo was just a year old when she relocated to Norway, where her talents, even at that tender age, was discovered by talent hunters in the Scandinavian country. And since then, she has grown to become one of the most known faces in Norwegian sports history. Speaking to The Guardian on her odyssey in the sports world during a short visit to the country, Okparaebo narrated how she moved from being a child prodigy ...
ASUU Chairman Sues Ambrose Alli University Over Sex for Marks Allegation
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ASUU Chairman Sues Ambrose Alli University Over Sex for Marks Allegation

Former Chairman of Ambrose Alli University branch of the ASUU, Monday Igbafen has threatened to sue the institution for suspending him over allegations of sex for marks. He said he would institute legal action against the institution if it fails to retract its “defamatory materials” within 30 days. It will be recalled that AAU announced Igbafen’s suspension on February 13, 2019 over alleged gross misconduct bordering on sexual harassment and threats of sex-for-marks. He however denied all allegations and claimed he was being blackmailed. Igbafen who is an associate professor in the Department of Philosophy in the University, wrote to the school via his lawyers Osehon Irebhude & Co demanding a written apology from the school and the sum of N200million as compensation for th...
Shatta Wale Speaks on HIV Positive Man Sleeping With Moesha Boduong
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Shatta Wale Speaks on HIV Positive Man Sleeping With Moesha Boduong

Shatta Wale has reacted to reports that his former boss AIK Livingstone Abani, had unprotected sex with Moesha Boduong, despite being HIV positive Shatta Wale in a recent Instagram post, jumped to the defense of his former boss, saying people are just envious of the man and just want to pull him down at all cost. The popular singer claimed that this is not the first time people have attempted to destroy the reputation of his former boss and this just like the rest will also fail. He wrote; It’s only in Ghana that people will try tarnish the image of one man who is more successful than their entire generation .. Rumors around about my former Boss of Madhaus Mr AIK LIVINGSTONE ABANI ain’t thru cuz I kno for a fact and this is not the first time they are trying to jeopardize this man’s...
Onyema Urges Aviation Workers to Imbibe Hard Work
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Onyema Urges Aviation Workers to Imbibe Hard Work

The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema has urged aviation workers, especially those in the airline arm of the industry, to imbibe the virtues of hard work, humility, honesty and integrity to save their organisations from going down. Onyema, made the call during a reception held in honour of retiring Air Peace Flight Operations Manager, Mr. Olawale Amos Olajide in Lagos recently. The Air Peace boss decried the increasing trend of dishonesty among airline staff, saying a lot of carriers have been destroyed by their workers’ lack of integrity and disloyalty. He described Olajide as a dedicated, hardworking, honest and humble man of exceptional integrity and professionalism in the aviation industry. Olajide, he said, joined Air Peace as pioneer Flight Ope...
UN Youth Envoy dissociates herself and office from Williams Uchemba
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UN Youth Envoy dissociates herself and office from Williams Uchemba

A UN Youth Envoy has dissociated herself and office from Williams Uchemba, the Nollywood actor who claims to be a Nigerian Youth Representative at the United Nation Youth Assembly. This came after a Nigerian active, Edafe Okporo called out the Nollywood actor for posing as an ambassador to collect money from unsuspecting Nigerians. Edafe had initially written; He claims to be a @UN youth rep. Because of @FriendshipAmbas pretentious youth assembly deceit to thousand of young people. His name is @williamsuchemba” Edafe tweeted This is a cheap scam for so many young Nigerians and youth all around the world. @FriendshipAmbas is collecting money in the name of @UNYouthEnvoy @UNDPINGO He his posing to be an ambassador. Using the reputation of the @UN He claims to be a @UN youth rep. Be...
APC Accuses PDP of Maligning Oshiomhole, Threatens Legal Action
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APC Accuses PDP of Maligning Oshiomhole, Threatens Legal Action

The ruling All Progressives Congress APC has accused the Peoples Democratic Party PDP of trying to malign its National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole through a slew of negative news reports. This was contained in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Chairman, Simon Ebegbulem. “The attention of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Party (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has been drawn to a rash of libellous reports by disgruntled persons aimed at maligning his hard-earned reputation”, the statement began. It said the primary elections of the APC, “which were at the root of these malicious attacks, have come and gone, but it is understandable that those who lost out in the transparent exercise conducted by the party under the leadership of Comrade Oshiomhole have be...
Nigerian Pastor in Viral Sex Video Relocates Church Over Threats
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Nigerian Pastor in Viral Sex Video Relocates Church Over Threats

Embattled Nigerian Pastor, Apostle Chris Omatsola, who has been enmeshed in a viral sex video scandal has relocated his church following threats that trailed the release of the clip. A visit to his churches at Lekki and Ajah areas of Lagos on Sunday revealed that nobody turned up for worship as it was gathered that the new location of his ministry was only known to core members. Recall that we reported that the Presiding Pastor of Zionwealth of Life Assembly in the Lekki area of Lagos State, Apostle Chris Omatsola, and his former lover, Tamaratokoni Okpe, clashed over a sex video that was leaked on the Internet. While Okpe, who hails from Delta State, accused the Nigerian Pastor of releasing the video to force her into marriage with him, the cleric told PUNCH Metro that the video ...
Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum now a U.S Citizen
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Ibe Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum now a U.S Citizen

Nigeria’s Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, who was conferred with multiple honours on Thursday, is now a U.S Citizen. Ibe Kachikwu who was conferred with honorary doctorate degree by the Trinity International University of Ambassadors, and Keys to the State of South Carolina and City of Stonecrest, State of Georgia, was made an honorary citizenship of the State of Georgia in the U.S. Kachikwu who was eulogized by Senatorial and Legislative hosts, the Black Caucus of the State Legislature, was praised for his “unimpeachable” reputation for integrity, intelligence, fairness and kindness. Share Thanking the state of Georgia for the honours, Ibe Kachikwu said he was “extremely humbled” and dedicated the honours to President Muhammadu Buhari. NAN reported tha...
President Erdogan Of Turkey Reveals New Details About Journalist Khashoggi’s Brutal Murder
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President Erdogan Of Turkey Reveals New Details About Journalist Khashoggi’s Brutal Murder

Saudi Arabia might have more explanations to give following the murder of Jamal Khashoggi after Turkish President Erdogan gave new details about the killing. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan According to AFP report, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was intricately planned days in advance and asked for the trial of the 18 assassins in Istanbul. This is coming after Erdogan had promised that his speech in Ankara to party men would give the “naked truth” about the killing and he gave a host of new details while still saying Turkey wanted answers to key questions, including who gave the orders.   “First they (the Saudis implicated) removed the hard disc from the camera system,” Erdogan said. “This is a political...
Nigeria Set To Confirm Supremacy Over Libya
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Nigeria Set To Confirm Supremacy Over Libya

The Super Eagles will today, in far away Sfax in Tunisia attempt to stamp her authority over Libya in the second of a 2019 AFCON double header. Nigeria won the first leg 4-0 at the Godswill Akpabio stadium, Uyo last Saturday. Super Eagles Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr who oversaw his wards annihilate the Mediterranean Knights in Uyo expressed fear after the Uyo match when he said the result was a dangerous one. “I find this result dangerous,” Rohr said, pointing out that after such a defeat their opponents would not go down easily three days after. That, perhaps paints a picture of what Nigerians should expect today in Sfax. The Libyans will fight back and ensure they salvage whatever is left of their reputation, and better their chances of qualifying for their first Nations...
We’ll Attack, Attack And Attack — Rohr
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We’ll Attack, Attack And Attack — Rohr

In a matter of hours, the Super Eagles will be having, perhaps their sternest test yet, in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying series, when they confront The Mediterranean Knights of Libya at the magnificent Akwa Ibom International Stadium, Uyo. As the minutes are ticking away, the atmosphere here in Uyo is electrifying. The fans who have been starved of international football action can’t wait for the blast of the whistle. Yet recall of Eagles’ outing in the last qualifier against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa, which the Nigerians lost 0-2 sends shivers down the spines of the expectant fans.   Gernot Rohr Libya tops the group with four points, same with South Africa but have superior goal difference. Although they have not played here before, they enjoy a dre...
Vietnam Jails 15 Over Violent Protests
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Vietnam Jails 15 Over Violent Protests

A Vietnam court jailed 15 people Wednesday for up to 4.5 years for “causing public disorder” for attacking police and destroying government vehicles at explosive protests in June over a proposed investment law. The controversial draft bill to establish special economic zones in Vietnam was met with fierce anti-China anger across the country, with protesters accusing the government of catering to Beijing with lengthy leases and low tariffs in the proposed investment areas. READ ALSO: Anambra state Judiciary opens new legal year China was not named in the law and the government said it would lower the proposed leases from 99 years, but it was not enough to stop the protests, which quickly spread to several cities. The rallies turned violent in southern Binh Thuan province where...
Osun 2018: INEC, EFCC Vow To Prosecute Vote Buyers,Sellers
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Osun 2018: INEC, EFCC Vow To Prosecute Vote Buyers,Sellers

Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Osun, the  Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)  and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) say  vote buyers and their customers  risk being arrested and prosecuted. The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu Rotimi Oyekanmi, the Chief Press Secretary to INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu,   said this in a statement in Abuja on Friday. According to the statement, the decision was the outcome of a meeting between the two commissions at the EFCC headquarters  in Abuja on Thursday. The statement said that the INEC Chairman had  led a team of National Commissioners to the meeting. According to the statement, the issue of vote buying and selling had become worrisome to the two...
Luis Enrique: “Lionel Messi Is The Best Player In The World”
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Luis Enrique: “Lionel Messi Is The Best Player In The World”

Spain Coach Luis Enrique has stated that Barcelona forward Lionel Messi is the best player on the planet. Messi had forged a great reputation as one of the best footballers ever and has 5 Golden Ballon D'or Awards to his name. Messi was recently snubbed for the UEFA Player Of The Year Award, which Luka Modric won. While the 31-year-old has been left off the shortlist for The Best FIFA Men's Player, with Modric set to scrap it out with Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah. Luis Enrique's Spain will face Modric's Croatia on Tuesday night in the UEFA Nations League. And he's claimed Lionel Messi is the best player on the planet. "If I talk about Croatia [players], I would talk about Modric and [Ivan] Rakitic," Enrique said. "They both deserve individual prizes. "But...
Serena Ready to take New York Spotlight at U.S. Open
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Serena Ready to take New York Spotlight at U.S. Open

Sloane Stephens will be defending her title at the U.S. Open but all eyes will be on Serena Williams over the coming two weeks as the six-times champion attempts to win her first Grand Slam title since becoming a mother. Williams was cruising along at the French Open until a pectoral injury forced her to withdraw ahead of her last 16 match, and she finished runner-up at Wimbledon, where she showed she has lost none of her fighting spirit. However, the 36-year-old has not had a smooth buildup to the U.S. Open with early exits at San Jose and Cincinnati. Chrissie Evert, an 18-times Grand Slam champion, said in a conference call Williams was fighting to get back to her best and would be in with a chance at the Aug. 27 to Sept. 9 tournament. “I just feel as I’ve seen her progress this summ...
United Nations Running Out Of Cash – Guterres
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United Nations Running Out Of Cash – Guterres

The UN chief urged member states to pay their mandatory contributions on time and in full, so that the world intergovernmental body could continue to deliver on its key mandates. In a letter to UN staff, the secretary-general stated that he had “written to member states regarding the troubling financial situation facing the United Nations.’’ Guterres wrote: “Caused primarily by the delayed contributions of  member states to the regular budget, this new cash shortfall is unlike those we have experienced previously. “Our cash flow has never been this low so early in the calendar year, and the broader trend is also concerning: we are running out of cash sooner and staying in the red longer.’’ Nigeria had  paid its annual dues for 2018 in full, making it the 74th out of the 193 member st...
Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson To Act In The Movie Cats
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Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson To Act In The Movie Cats

Taylor Swift has been cast in a big screen version of the stage musical “Cats,” in what will be the pop singer’s biggest movie role so far, several entertainment publications, Variety and the Hollywood Reporter said on Friday. The 28-year-old “Look What You Made Me Do” singer will join Oscar-winning singer and actress Jennifer Hudson, talk show host James Corden and veteran British actor Ian McKellen in the movie, the publications said. Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Cats,” based on a book of poems by T.S. Eliot, was first staged in London in 1981 and has been produced around the world. The movie version is a production of Working Title Films, which did not return requests for comment on the reports. Swift, a 10-time Grammy winner whose “Reputation” ...
Zidane: Madrid Won’t Win Club World Cup On Reputation
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Zidane: Madrid Won’t Win Club World Cup On Reputation

Zinedine Zidane said Real Madrid want to add the ClubWorldCup to the trophy cabinet before fighting to retain their La Liga and Champions League crowns, emphasising his side won’t claim the title on reputation alone. Two-time champions Madrid will face Emirati outfit Al Jazira in Wednesday’s semi-final at Zayed Sports City Stadium in AbuDhabi. And Madrid are keen to secure their third title of the season, having already claimed the UEFA Super Cup and Supercopa de Espana. “It will not be easy and last year we had a lot of problems before we managed to win it,” Zidane said. “There will not be easy games and for just being RealMadrid we are not going to win. We have time to prepare for the game and there are no excuses. “This is the calendar and whoever we face we need to look at doing w...
See Taylor Swift’s Sexiest Reputation Lyrics — And Which Song Made Her Dad Blush
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See Taylor Swift’s Sexiest Reputation Lyrics — And Which Song Made Her Dad Blush

Taylor Swift has hinted at her sexuality on her past albums (see her 1989 hit Style), but she’s no longer playing coy on Reputation. In several songs, the Grammy winner, 27, sings about intimate moments in her bedroom (most signs point towards her 26-year-old boyfriend Joe Alwyn), and the lyrics are so hot on one particular song her parents reportedly left the room during one of her secret sessions. “Say my name and everything just stops / I don’t want you like a best friend / Only bought this dress so you could take it off, take it off / Carve your name into my bed post,” she sings on “Dress,” which according to fans is the song that made her dad Scott cover his ears. Apparently Scott and Andrea left the room in the SS when Dress played…. I guess it's a sexy song then. So excited!! — ...
Taylor Swift Releases New Song “Call It What You Want”
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Taylor Swift Releases New Song “Call It What You Want”

Taylor Swift just dropped her new song! The 27-year-old singer has released "Call It What You Want," the latest track off of her upcoming reputation album. On Thursday morning, Swift surprised fans by revealing the new song would be released at midnight. In a series of Instagram posts, Swifties were given a glimpse of the track's lyrics. In one post the lyrics read, "But would you run away with me?" This was then followed by a response, "Yes." Another post shared a different set of lyrics from the song, "Holding my breath slowly I said, 'You don't need to save me.'" This is the fourth song Swift has shared with her fans from her new album. We first heard "Look What You Make Me Do" in August, followed by "...Ready for It?" in early September. And on Oct. 20, Swift dropped her third song,...
Taylor Swift Announces New Album “Reputation”
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Taylor Swift Announces New Album “Reputation”

Taylor Swift has just announced she will release a new album titled "Reputation" on November 10, 2017 and she plans to drop the first official single from the album tonight. The new album will be her sixth studio album. Her last record, "1989," was released in 2014 and sold 1.2 million copies in its first week.