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Kenyan gospel singer says he will quit gospel music if God doesn’t give him BMWi8 after 40-day prayer and fasting
Religion

Kenyan gospel singer says he will quit gospel music if God doesn’t give him BMWi8 after 40-day prayer and fasting

Kenyan gospel singer, Ringtone Apoko says if God does not give him a BMW i8 sports car after his 40 days of fasting and prayer, he will quit gospel music. Ringtone took to his Instagram account on Monday, January 18, to share a photo of the BMW i8, which is also owned by Hollywood actor, Will Smith. "If God is not giving this BMWi8 after my 40 days of prayer and fasting. I will quit gospel music. I can't serve a God who isn't answering my prayers." he wrote, adding that his own "must be yellow" Two weeks ago, the 26-year-old musician, real name Alex Apoko, had embarked on a 40 days fasting and prayer to acquire his dream car. Sharing his decision with his fans on social media, the vocal singer revealed that he would be skipping breakfast and lunch for 40days while praying t...
The 3 Nigerians Who Will Serve In Biden’s Government (Pictures)
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The 3 Nigerians Who Will Serve In Biden’s Government (Pictures)

On Wednesday, 20 January, 2021, Joe Biden will be sworn in as the President of the Unted States. In preparation to hit the ground running, he has started to choose those who will run the government with him. Among them are three Nigerian-Americans: Funmi Olorunnipa Badejo, Adewale Adeyemo, Osaremen Okolo. Funmi Olorunnipa Badejo, Associate Counsel to Biden She was General Counsel of the House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn. Her prior government service, according to buildbackbetter.gov, includes serving as Counsel for Policy to the Assistant Attorney General in the Civil Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, Ethics Counsel at the White House Counsel’s Office and Attorney Advisor at the Administrative Conference o...
Zambia Shuts Down Chinese Restaurant For Refusing To Serve Locals Over Covid-19 Fears
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Zambia Shuts Down Chinese Restaurant For Refusing To Serve Locals Over Covid-19 Fears

The Authorities in Zambia have shut down a Chinese restaurant in the capital, Lusaka for reportedly refusing locals entry into the eatery. The Latian restaurant closed entry to blacks, allowing access to only Chinese for reasons related to the novel coronavirus. It feared letting blacks in will lead to the spread of the scourge into the restaurant. The discriminatory practice rattled Lusaka’s Mayor, Miles Sampa, who on Monday in the company of his director of health moved to close the restaurant indefinitely. Speaking to journalists after the closure, Sampa bemoaned the actions of the Chinese eatery as sickening, adding that the decision to close down the facility was because they abrogated laws under the country’s Food and Health Act including trading without license and sell...
Lionel Messi Has A Shrine Dedicated To Muhammad Ali In His Home To Serve As Inspiration
Sport

Lionel Messi Has A Shrine Dedicated To Muhammad Ali In His Home To Serve As Inspiration

Barcelona and Argentina forward Lionel Messi has a shrine dedicated to the great Muhammad Ali in his home. The five-time Ballon d'Or winner posted footage of his workout during lockdown on social media, and eagle eyed viewers spotted his wall; a series of photos including some of Ali's greatest moments in the ring. Messi clearly sees Ali as an inspirational figure, especially while he is working to be the best. This isn't the first time Messi has revealed his admiration for the boxing legend. During one of his contract renewals at Barcelona, the Argentinian wore a t-shirt with Ali's signature pose emblazoned on the front alongside the iconic quote: "Float like a butteryfly, sting like a bee." In fact, Messi has sported an Ali shirt on a number of occasions down the years. ...
Moment Governor Matawalle Forced Principal and Teachers to Eat Poor Food they Serve Sudents
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Moment Governor Matawalle Forced Principal and Teachers to Eat Poor Food they Serve Sudents

A video which captured moment Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle forced the Principal and Teachers of Government Science Secondary School and Government Girls’ Secondary School Gusau, to eat the substandard food they serve students has gone viral on social media. The visibly angry Zamfara State Governor who expressed dissatisfaction with the poor food students of the school are being served in spite of huge amount of money being spent by the government for the program, further directed that “henceforth, the principals and the feeding officers throughout the state must eat the same food they cook for their students or be dismissed”.   Matawalle added; “You must henceforth eat your food with your students and I will keep you on watch so that those who violate the orde...
Never Make Your Sons Feel that their Sisters are there to Serve them- Writer Buchi Solomon
Celebs

Never Make Your Sons Feel that their Sisters are there to Serve them- Writer Buchi Solomon

In a post shared on his Twitter handle, writer and prolific feminist, Buchi Sololomon, appealed to parents to create time to focus on properly grooming their male children. In his thread, Buchi opined that parents should desist from making their sons see their sisters as people who are meant to serve them when they need help for something they can do themselves. He also pointed out that parents should stop seeing the girl child as their co-parents to their male children. Read his thread and tell us what you think
I Will Break Toes To Serve My People – Makinde
Politics

I Will Break Toes To Serve My People – Makinde

On Thursday, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, said he would not mind breaking some toes if it would enable him to serve the ordinary people of the state and also fight for their rights. According to a statement made available to by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, said the governor, who clocked 52 on Christmas Day, made the declaration during his Birthday Thanksgiving Service held at the St Peter’s Cathedral, Aremo, Ibadan. He said his determination to render service to the ordinary people informed his decision to declare free and qualitative education in the state, adding that education remains the surest way to lift people out of poverty. The governor also said he never thought he would live up to 30 years on earth, adding he is always very grateful to God for gi...
Inside The Prison Where Bill Cosby Is Expected To Serve His Sentence
Crime

Inside The Prison Where Bill Cosby Is Expected To Serve His Sentence

Bill Cosby is expected to spend the next three to 10 years of his life in a new $400million Pennsylvania state prison while serving out his sentence for drugging and molesting a woman more than a decade ago. The comedian, 81, was sentenced Tuesday after his April conviction for having drugged and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand, a former Temple University women's basketball administrator, in 2004. Cosby is expected to serve out his sentence at SCI Phoenix in Collegeville, Pennsylvania. The prison is brand new, and said to be state of the art. SCI Phoenix is a maximum security, 3,830-bed, handicap-accessible, state-of-the-art prison which began operating earlier this year. The $400million prison is staffed by 1,200 full-time employees and features 164 acreage inside it...
300 Members Withdraw Relocation From Anambra – NYSC
Education

300 Members Withdraw Relocation From Anambra – NYSC

The National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) says no fewer than 300 Corps members have withdrawn their applications for relocation to serve outside Anambra. Mr Kehinde Aremu, Coordinator of NYSC in the state said this during the cultural carnival held for 2018 Batch B Stream Two Corps members at the Umunya Temporary Orientation Camp, Oyi Council Area on Sunday. Aremu, who said the scheme had received about 600 of such applications, attributed it to fears the corps members have about the state before coming to camp. He said the withdrawal of the transfer applications was due to the interaction which the NYSC created between the corps members with community leaders and local government administrators. He said the process of acculturation had been so effective that they were now r...
Deputy National Chairman Of rAPC, Nkire Defects To PDP
Politics

Deputy National Chairman Of rAPC, Nkire Defects To PDP

Nkire Claim Not To Regret His Decision, Urges Supporters To Defect With Him Chief Sam Nkire, the Deputy National Chairman (South) of the Reformed All Progressives Congress, has defected to the Peoples Democratic Party. The announcement of the defection was made by the former member of APC Board of Trustees in a statement in Umuahia on Thursday. He stated that he joined forces with PDP both at the state and federal levels ahead of the 2019 general election because he was convinced that the people of Nigeria wanted the party back to serve them better. He stated that he had no regrets leaving the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the rAPC, and now PDP, adding that it was regrettable to note that the APC had left the country worse than it met it. Nkire ask all his loyalists and ...
Kemi Olunloyo To Relocate To Port-Harcourt To Serve At Pastor Ibiyemi’s Church Who Initially Jailed Her
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Kemi Olunloyo To Relocate To Port-Harcourt To Serve At Pastor Ibiyemi’s Church Who Initially Jailed Her

Kemi Olunloyo has taken to Instagram to say people of Ibadan do not appreciate her and at the same time she called her dad evil and prays God help him. She then reversed her decision of contesting for the governorship seat of Oyo State and said the only thing she would be interested in, is to become a minister and she has actually been waiting for that appointment. Just while waiting to be a minister she also said, the only thing she wants to do for the rest of her life is to be a woman of God and she would be during that at Salvation Ministries; the church headed by the man of God who is believed to have jailed her. Lol, I won't mention that name, but New Yorker (a blog fan) already named her. He disclosed what could be affecting Aunty Kemi. But really, is it that nobody can help her? ...
INEC Serves Elusive Dino Melaye Recall Notice, Dumps Documents At His Office
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INEC Serves Elusive Dino Melaye Recall Notice, Dumps Documents At His Office

INEC, on Tuesday served Senator Dino Melaye with the recall notice from his constituency in the Senate. INEC officials from the national headquarters of the commission stormed his office in the Senate in several Ghana-Must Go bags. INEC took the decision after it claimed that all efforts to serve Melaye with the recall notice has been frustrated by the controversial senator.
‘There’s No Doubt I’m The Perfect Candidate To Serve As Anambra Governor’ – Yul Edochie
Celebs

‘There’s No Doubt I’m The Perfect Candidate To Serve As Anambra Governor’ – Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, is not slowing down in his campaign as Anambra State Governor as he has continued making his intention known on Instagram. The actor who said he will be running for the governorship seat of Anambra state come November 18th this year, says at 35 years, he’s no doubt the perfect candidate to serve the People of Anambra as Governor.Here’s what he wrote;“No wonder the people of France elected 39yr old Emmanuel Macron as President, the President of Ireland, Leo Varadkar is 38yrs old, the current Emir of Qatar is 35yrs old.This is so because the Western world have understood the urgent need to fix the problems of the masses which must be met by young, vibrant, intelligent and decisive leaders.They have understood that public offic...
My Woman Has To Kneel To Serve My Meal – 9ice
Entertainment

My Woman Has To Kneel To Serve My Meal – 9ice

Singer 9ice,in an interview with veteran TV personality Funmi Iyanda, shared his thoughts on marriage, music and more,. Iyanda, asked if the singer, would get married again following the crash of his first marriage to Toni Payne, 9ice said NO. On his relationship status, the LIVING THINGS said: "I'm single but I'm not searching because it's not part of my priority right now. I've dealt with this topic so many times and people just tend to take the negative side of it but it's like they don't understand what I'm saying because they're not in my shoe." He continued: "Marriage is not for this generation... I have my reasons(for saying that) because, as a Nigerian, as a Yoruba man, there are some culture and tradition that you're being taught when you're being brought up as a man. You want ...
Magu Can Serve Indefinitely, Presidential Committee Tells Buhari
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Magu Can Serve Indefinitely, Presidential Committee Tells Buhari

The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to remove the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , Mr . Ibrahim Magu, whose confirmation was rejected by the Senate on Wednesday. The committee further stated that Magu could continue in acting capacity indefinitely . It was learnt that the committee had resolved to communicate its resolution to the President in writing . The Chairman of the PACAC , Prof . Itse Sagay (SAN ), told The PUNCH that the resolution was unanimous and that members were of the view that removing Magu would negatively affect the war against corruption . He said, “ I had a telephone conference with all members of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption and we unanim...