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“Don’t Judge White Cops, I Was Saved By A White Cop When I Was Young” – Lil Wayne Says
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“Don’t Judge White Cops, I Was Saved By A White Cop When I Was Young” – Lil Wayne Says

American rapper, Lil Wayne has explained his views on white cops which is contrary to many others opinions. He explained in an interview how his life was saved by a white cop when he was much younger. “My life was saved when I was young. I was 12 or something, I think. Shot myself. I was saved by a White cop. Uncle Bob, “Therefore, you have to understand the way I view police, period. I was saved by a White cop. There was a bunch of Black cops that jumped over me when they saw me at that door, laying on the floor with that hole in my chest. He refused to.” “So, before you want to speculate about anything, understand that I go through situations too, We all got our situations. Don’t judge no one for no reason. Don’t judge. Do you. Help out any way you want to help out, any way yo...
How God Saved Me From Death – Singer, Sammie Okposo
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How God Saved Me From Death – Singer, Sammie Okposo

Popular Nigerian gospel singer, Sammie Okposo has taken a moment to thank God for delivering him from an accident. According to the singer, it was a struggle sharing the story as he had already thanked and praised God in his closet. Okposo, however, shared how he heard the voice of God while he was speeding on the third mainland bridge and how he delivered him. The singer shared how his brake had failed and also shared with fans that he was able to survive that without a single scratch. See His Post Here:  
Couple Fake Engagement to Get Free Drinks from Strangers in bar
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Couple Fake Engagement to Get Free Drinks from Strangers in bar

An American couple faked a proposal just one month into their relationship to get free drinks from strangers in two bars. The pair, Adam Carroll and Corinne Miller from Prattville, Alabama, went on vacation to Atlanta to celebrate Corinne’s birthday last July. While on vacation, they didn't want to spend much money, so they came up with a plan. They decided to fake a marriage proposal in a bar full of revelers who would want to celebrate the moment with them. Carroll got down on one knee and pretended to ask for Corinne’s hand in marriage. Other customers were so excited about witnessing the special moment they started giving the couple free shots. The plan worked so perfectly well that they took to the celebration to another bar and got “engaged” again and were treated to ...
Lady Stopped from Committing Suicide after Pastor Allegedly Shared her Nude Photos in Church’s Whatsapp Group
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Lady Stopped from Committing Suicide after Pastor Allegedly Shared her Nude Photos in Church’s Whatsapp Group

A Nigerian lady, Rita Abang was allegedly stopped from committing suicide after her Pastor allegedly shared her nude photos in their Church's Whatsapp group. The cleric who allegedly shared the nude photos is said to be a Pastor of Living Faith Church a.k.a Winners Chapel. The lady who shared a suicide post on Whatsapp, Twitter and Facebook, was reportedly found with 4 bottles of poisonous insecticide, Sniper.   Rita Abang wrote; #HeyBabe I know suicide is bad, but I have no option than this. I love my parents and my little girl. By tomorrow I will be dead. Know that this man Francis Moses Ukugha is the fault. How can you tarnish my image and post my share my naked pictures on our church WhatsApp group. Twitter user @pricelesscindy however confirmed that the lad...
Lady Reveals How Her Waist Beads Saved Her From Rape In Lebanon
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Lady Reveals How Her Waist Beads Saved Her From Rape In Lebanon

Gloria Tayelolu Bright who was recently rescued from slavery in Lebanon has recounted how her waist beads saved her from rape. The Eruku-born lady in Ekiti Council of Kwara State, a single mother of two children, a boy and a girl, kept her planned move to Lebanon a secret only to later find out she was being sold out for slavery but luckily for her, a waist beads she had bought for fashion years ago, saved her from rape. Gloria before being handed over to officers of the National Agency for Prosecution of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) in Oshogbo, Osun State, on Thursday, told The Guardian in Ilorin that she had mistaken any trip abroad for “instant wealth and Eldorado.” She shared some of what she went through but withheld some due to the ongoing investigation of her case by NAPTIP...
Carabao Cup: How Kelechi Iheanacho Saved Leicester City
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Carabao Cup: How Kelechi Iheanacho Saved Leicester City

A 74th-minute equaliser by Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho forced a 1-1 draw against Aston Villa in Wednesday’s Carabao Cup tie. Iheanacho, who came on as a substitute, finished a Jamie Vardy’s pass to reward The Foxes second-half pressure. Freddy Guilbert put Aston Villa ahead with their first shot of the game after 28 minutes. It was their League Cup semi-final first leg meeting. Leicester, second in the English Premier League are hoping to reach their first Cup final since 2000, The second leg at Villa Park is on January 28.
EFCC Saved Us From Inheriting Empty Treasury – AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq
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EFCC Saved Us From Inheriting Empty Treasury – AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Monday said he would have inherited an empty treasury if the account of the state government had not been frozen on the eve of his inauguration. He recalled that only the N4.8bn tax refund seized by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was inherited from the past administration. “That N4.8bn is in our cash reserve. We have not touched it. It will be used to balance the budget for next year. It will be invested in our schools, road infrastructure, among others,” AbdulRazaq said at the International Anti Corruption Day Rally organised by the EFCC Ilorin Zonal Office in Ilorin, the state capital. “We thank the Ilorin Zonal Office of EFCC for the recoveries they’ve made. When we came into power, there would have been nothing t...
How Billionaire, Tony Elumelu Saved Bovi From Embarrassment At The Club
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How Billionaire, Tony Elumelu Saved Bovi From Embarrassment At The Club

Ace comedian and happily married dad of three, Bovi, has disclosed a recent encounter he had with billionaire businessman, Tony Elumelu, at an undisclosed club. The funnyman said in a post on Instagram on Wednesday that he met Mr Elumelu in a club last week and requested to pay for whatever the billionaire wants. “Ran into @tonyoelumelu in the club last week. Instead of me to just respect myself and greet and pass, I asked “oga what will you like to drink? It’s on me. Anything”. I was expecting a swift “no thank you”. The next thing Oga put his fingers on his chin thinking . He looked to the adjacent table where some ladies had a bucket of champagne. My spirit ran and left me. Hey God, who send me? This man is about to order the rarest and most vintage bottle; some French name I can’t ...
#BBnaija: Legend Group Up For Eviction – Ike Saved Omashola, Replaces Him With Cindy
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#BBnaija: Legend Group Up For Eviction – Ike Saved Omashola, Replaces Him With Cindy

The BBNaija show has become a favourite of many Nigerians. Every week, housemates are nominated for possible eviction as one or more housemates leave the show. In a new nomination challenge held on Monday, August 26, 2019, six housemates have been put up for possible eviction and they are Esther, Sir Dee, Frodd, Omashola, Venita, Khaffi and Tacha. The Enigma and the Legends team went head to head during the nomination challenge as they were told to fill up a plate on the ground with as many marshmallows as possible blind folded. The Enigma team won the task and the Legends teammates were put up for eviction excluding Khafi who is the head of house. Omashola was saved by Veto power holder Ike and replaced with cindy. Esther was seen crying and frodd consoling her, as she wa...
#Bbnaija: Why I Want Mercy Saved From Sunday’s Eviction – Mike
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#Bbnaija: Why I Want Mercy Saved From Sunday’s Eviction – Mike

Big Brother Naija, BBNaija housemate, Mike has disclosed why he wants fellow housemate, Mercy, saved from this Sunday’s live eviction. We had reported that seven BBNaija housemates including: Mike, Seyi, Mercy, Diane, Frodd, Jackie and Gedoni, have been selected for possible eviction this week. The housemates were nominated after the ‘Cruistopia team’ were defeated during the arena game challenge. Elozonam, who won the veto power on Sunday, saved Venita and replaced her with Frodd from her team, ‘Cruistopia’. But Mike, while speaking with Big Brother Tuesday night during his diary session, said he wants Mercy saved from the Sunday live eviction show because she puts her best effort when stakes are high, adding that she is a great asset to the house. He said, “I want Merc...
Ambode’s Information Commissioner in auto crash
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Ambode’s Information Commissioner in auto crash

The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Kehinde Bamigbetan, has been involved in a ghastly auto crash. Bamigbetan, who was appointed in January 2018, confirmed the accident in a Facebook post Sunday afternoon. The veteran journalist wrote: “His mercy endures forever. The driver drove into an armoured carrier on our way from the farm. I was taking a nap in the rear seat. “The impact flung me at the windscreen. He dozed off on speed. But our Creator was in charge. He saved us from the calamity. To God be the glory”. See photos below:
Woman  Found Snake Inside Her House Where Her Children Slept
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Woman Found Snake Inside Her House Where Her Children Slept

A Nigerian woman has taken to Facebook to share the testimony of how God saved her children after she found a snake in her house. The woman identified as Chisom Chiedozie said she found the snake inside her living room just few hours after she carried her children to their room from the mat they were sleeping on in the living room. She shared: “And you tell me there’s no God abi?just few minutes ago I saw this snake inside our living room.God has a way of saving his children,he is God and not man,this mat was on the floor few hours ago,my kids was laying on it then my kids slept I took them to the their room to sleep,what if the snake pentrated and bit them without me knowing since they are asleep,what if the Gen is not on?what if I didn’t see it and it crawls inside the bedroom and...
Election Postponement: How International Community Saved INEC Chairman’s Job
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Election Postponement: How International Community Saved INEC Chairman’s Job

Pressure from the international community, especially the United States (US), United Kingdom (UK), and the European Union (EU) saved Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), from being relieved of his job following the sudden postponement of the 2019 general elections, Daily Independent has gathered. The INEC chairman had cited “logistics and operational problems” to postpone the February 16 presidential and National Assembly elections to February 23, while the governorship and House of Assembly elections will now take place on March 9. It was gathered that President Muhammadu Buhari, presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), who was apparently disappointed by the postponement had in a meeting in Aso Rock co...
Buhari Saved Nigeria From Embarrassment By Suspending Onnoghen –Tony Momoh
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Buhari Saved Nigeria From Embarrassment By Suspending Onnoghen –Tony Momoh

Prince Tony Momoh, a national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC ) and former Minister of Information in this interview with TEMIDAYO AKINSUYI speaks on the controversy trailing the suspension of former Chief Justice of Nigeria(CJN), Walter Onnoghen and other issues. Excerpts: As a lawyer and someone who has held a high public office, what is your perspective on the controversy trailing the suspension of the former CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen? It is not what I think but I know what the law says. Section 172 of the Constitution says that every public officer at federal level will abide by the provisions of the 5th Schedule. The 5th schedule is the Code of Conduct provision in the constitution. Then Section 209 says that every public servant at the state level wil...
“How Jose Mourinho Saved My Chelsea Career” – Didier Drogba
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“How Jose Mourinho Saved My Chelsea Career” – Didier Drogba

Didier Drogba has revealed how former coach Jose Mourinho saved his career at Chelsea. The Ivory Costa international only announced his retirement from professional football last night and admits his Chelsea career could have ended sooner. Drogba joined Chelsea from Marseille and the meteoric rise from France’s second division to the bright lights of London left him scared. But he has revealed a conversation with Mourinho inspired him to become one ofthe club’s biggest legends. “The only time I doubted myself was the time I moved from Marseille to Chelsea,” he told the Sun. “Two and a half years earlier I was a sub in the French second division. “And then, boom, suddenly I was at a club who became one of the biggest in the world. A new country, new culture...and I was...
Father Of Boy Saved By Paris ‘Spiderman’ Convicted For Negligence
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Father Of Boy Saved By Paris ‘Spiderman’ Convicted For Negligence

The father of the little boy who was rescued dangling from a fourth-storey Paris balcony by a Malian migrant dubbed Spiderman received a three-month suspended jail sentence Tuesday for leaving the child home alone. Mamoudou Gassama found global stardom in May after footage of him scaling the facade of the apartment building with his bare hands to save the child went viral. Gassama, an illegal immigrant in France at the time, was rewarded with French citizenship and a job in the fire service. However,the 37-year-old father was sued for leaving the child unattended in their sixth-floor apartment while he went shopping — the boy was just four at the time. The public prosecutor had asked for the father to be given a six-month suspended sentence, noting that had Gassama not sprung i...
Malian ‘Hero’ Who Saved Child To Get French Citizenship Says Macron
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Malian ‘Hero’ Who Saved Child To Get French Citizenship Says Macron

The young Malian migrant who saved a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor Paris balcony after scaling the facade with his bare hands will be made a French citizen, President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday. Mamoudou Gassama, who met with Macron after a video of his rescue went viral on social media, will also be offered a place in the fire brigade, the president added. African immigrant climbs 4 storeys to rescue dangling boy in Paris . A 22-year-old African man, Mamoudou Gassama, has been hailed a hero after he scaled the facade of a building to save a 4-year-old child hanging from a 4th-floor balcony. Without a thought for his own safety, Gassama took just seconds to reach the child in a spectacular rescue captured on camera. The incident took place at about 8...
Piers Morgan Saved From Cancer By An Observant Viewer Who Noticed Something Unusual About Him
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Piers Morgan Saved From Cancer By An Observant Viewer Who Noticed Something Unusual About Him

Piers Morgan has told how he was saved from cancer after an eagle-eyed viewer got in touch when she noticed something unusual about his appearance. The Good Morning Britain host was contacted by a Melanoma expert when she spotted a small blemish on his chest. Gillian Nuttall, founder of Melanoma UK, urged him to seek medical advice. The 52 year-old dad-of-three said Gillian emailed him to say: "'Piers, at the risk of sounding like a lunatic, I'm just watching your programme and there's a blemish on your chest. Have you had it checked?" Following Gillian's warning, Piers visited a leading dermatologist, according to the Daily Star, who then cut out the blemish. Piers was told the mark could have turned cancerous if it had been left unattended much longer. Observant viewer!
‘I’ve Saved Many People From Committing Suicide – Tiwa Savage’s Husband TeeBillz
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‘I’ve Saved Many People From Committing Suicide – Tiwa Savage’s Husband TeeBillz

Estranged husband to music diva – Tiwa Savage, Tunji Balogun, popularly known as TeeBillz, has revealed that he has saved many people from committing suicide in recent weeks. The showbiz promoter, who at the height of a marital crisis with Savage in April 2016 tried to take his own life by jumping into the lagoon around the Lekki area of Lagos, said that following that experience, God has been using him to rescue many people attempting to do a similar thing. United in a colourful wedding ceremony in November 2013 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and blessed with a son – Jamil, the couple’s union began experiencing cracks not too long after following accusations of infidelity and insensitivity for the feelings of each other. By April 2016, the crisis became full-blown, leading finally to th...