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“Don’t Expect me to Give Because Others are Giving, They Don’t Make Money the Way I Make it” – Reality star, Tacha Writes
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“Don’t Expect me to Give Because Others are Giving, They Don’t Make Money the Way I Make it” – Reality star, Tacha Writes

Reality star, Tacha has told fans not to expect giveaways from her because other celebrities constantly give out to their fans. According to her, they don’t make money the way she makes her. She wrote in a tweet: "People have different flows of income, same way people have different ways of spending their money! Don’t expect me “giving and giving” because others “give give” those “others” don’t make money the way I make it. They are not me and I am not them!"
Chelsea vs Newcastle: Tuchel Gives Injury Update on Thiago Silva Ahead of EPL Clash
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Chelsea vs Newcastle: Tuchel Gives Injury Update on Thiago Silva Ahead of EPL Clash

Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel, has provided the latest injury update on Defender, Thiago Silva, ahead of his side’s Premier League clash with Newcastle United next week Monday. Silva picked a thigh injury during Chelsea’s 1-0 victory against Tottenham Hotspur on February 4. The Brazilian centre-back has been a key player at the heart of Chelsea’s defence but he was forced off the pitch after just 36 minutes of the London derby with an injury. Providing an update on Silva, Tuchel said the 36-year-old feels better and he is getting the right treatment. The German also said that Silva would miss Chelsea’s FA Cup fifth-round tie against Barnsley at Oakwell Stadium on Thursday night. “Thiago is out for tomorrow [Barnsley vs Chelsea match] for sure,” Tuchel said at his pre-match...
National Assembly Proposes ₦10Bn As Presidential Candidate’s Election Spending
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National Assembly Proposes ₦10Bn As Presidential Candidate’s Election Spending

The Joint Senate and House of Representatives Committees on the Independent National Electoral Commission and Electoral Matters, has proposed an extension to the tenure of Local Government Chairmen, in the Federal Capital Territory, from three to four years. The committees equally proposed an upward review of the amount to be spent by candidates seeking elective public office to N10bn. Our correspondent also learnt in Abuja, on Wednesday, that the panel also recommended that other elected officials of the six area councils which make up the FCT should equally benefit from the proposed amendment. These proposals are contained in recommended amendments to the Electoral Act, which the committee is prepared to submit before Senators and House of Reps members for consideration and ...
Lallana agrees short-term extension to Liverpool deal
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Lallana agrees short-term extension to Liverpool deal

The England international will be spending the remainder of the 2019-20 campaign at Anfield before dropping into the free agent pool Adam Lallana has agreed a short-term extension to his contract at Liverpool which will allow him to see out the 2019-20 campaign at Anfield and the remainder of the Reds’ Premier League title bid. The England international will now form part of Jurgen Klopp’s squad through to the end of July, at which point he will drop into the free agent pool. The 32-year-old has been on Merseyside since 2014, taking in 178 appearances, and will be hoping to add to his medal collection before heading through the exits.
IPOB Spending 85,000 Pounds Monthly To Discredit Nigeria Internationally – Presidency
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IPOB Spending 85,000 Pounds Monthly To Discredit Nigeria Internationally – Presidency

The presidency has released the statement below accusing an outlawed separtist group of working to discredit the Nigerian government internationally, particularly in the U.S. and Europe. The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) wants an independent country of Biafra, made up of the Igbo-speaking part of Nigeria, largely in the South-eastern part of the country. The group was outlawed in Nigeria after the federal government accused it of terrorism, although most of its programmes and protests have been largely peaceful. The government has also clamped down violently on IPOB members with some of the attacks condemned by rights groups including Amnesty International. The leader of the group, Nnamdi Kanu, is currently on exile abroad after he jumped bail from his trial for treaso...
‘Sarri is meticulous and Allegri is the master’ – Juventus defender Bonucci compares his managers
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‘Sarri is meticulous and Allegri is the master’ – Juventus defender Bonucci compares his managers

The Italian centre-back has opened up on the differences between the current Bianconeri boss and his predecessor Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci has compared Maurizio Sarri and Massimiliano Allegri, describing the former as "meticulous" and the latter as a "master" of in-game management. Bonucci helped Juve win six consecutive Serie A titles during his first spell at the club between 2010 and 2017, spending three years under the stewardship of Italian tactician Allegri. Juve dominated domestic proceedings during Allegri's five-year reign at the Allianz Stadium, and managed to reach two Champions League finals.
“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...
Ronaldo enters 14-day quarantine after returning to Juventus
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Ronaldo enters 14-day quarantine after returning to Juventus

The Portuguese attacker returned to Turin on Monday after spending almost two months in his homeland Cristiano Ronaldo will be placed in quarantine for two weeks after the Juventus star returned to Turin. The Portuguese attacker spent almost two months in his native Madeira as the coronavirus pandemic struck Italy, forcing the country into lockdown. Ronaldo was expected back on May 18, when clubs were initially scheduled to return to training.
Singer, Wizkid Send Messages To Fans On Social Media Following Coronavirus
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Singer, Wizkid Send Messages To Fans On Social Media Following Coronavirus

Nigerian singer and songwriter, Wizkid sends messages to his fans and followers on social media spending the quarantine without friends and families. The singer and father of three took to his social media page to send a message to those going through this difficult time alone without having their families by their sides. He said Love to everyone spending these crazy times without family! Love to everyone spending these crazy times without family! ❤ — Wizkid (@wizkidayo) April 28, 2020
Lockdown: ‘Na Calculation Spending We Dey Now’, Dino Melaye Laments
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Lockdown: ‘Na Calculation Spending We Dey Now’, Dino Melaye Laments

As the Nigerians continue to stay at home over the lockdown imposed on the nation by the federal government, former Kogi west lawmaker, Dino Melaye has joined the growing list of people who have lamented bitterly about the new order. Taking to his official Twitter handle on Monday, the controversial former lawmaker cried out that the lockdown has affected his spending as hr now has to calculate before doling out cash. See what he tweeted below: Na calculation spending we dey now ooo. Na calculation spending we dey now ooo. pic.twitter.com/CyjzN2Gr1y — Senator Dino Melaye. (SDM) (@dino_melaye) April 20, 2020
Lockdown: Dino Melaye Now Doing Calculation Spending (Photo)
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Lockdown: Dino Melaye Now Doing Calculation Spending (Photo)

Is Corona lockdown now teaching some financial literacy? Dino Melaye with fleet of luxurious cars is now doing Calculation spending. It seems he has not been practicing such calculation spendings before now, what could have taught him such financial education. Na calculation spending we dey now ooo.
NCDC Denies Spending N1bn On SMS, Says It’s Fake News
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NCDC Denies Spending N1bn On SMS, Says It’s Fake News

The Truth About NCDC Spending 1 Billion Naira On SMS To Nigerians It appears that fake news peddlers will stop at nothing to undermine the fight against the coronavirus from the fake 5G conspiracy theory spread by educated illiterates to baseless assertion that Africans cannot the killed by the virus due to melanin and the hot temperature on the African continent. Why it is true that politicians across board are sharing billions to imaginary citizens and ghosts the aim of these fake news peddlers is to divert the anger of Nigerians to the Nigerian center for disease control which has till this moment done a fantastic job in collaboration with health workers across Nigeria to keep the Country safe. The News that NCDC has spent one Billion in sending text messages to Nigerians is ...
Daddy Showkey releases new photos to celebrate his son as he turns 23
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Daddy Showkey releases new photos to celebrate his son as he turns 23

Daddy Showkey celebrated his son, who just turned 23, with beautiful words and photos of the young man.   The veteran singer shared photos taken when his son Raymond was born, when he was a boy, and also recent photos of him as an adult.   He also shared an adorable video of him and Raymond spending time together while driving.   "Happy birthday to one nicest human being I have ever seen my son," he began, adding, "I am very happy to be called Papa Ray! Ba Raymond! I cannot forget today."   In another post, he wrote: " Happy birthday to my son. Today 23 years ago, I became dad."    
SERAP Gives FG 7 Days To Disclose Spending Of Recovered Abacha Loot Since 1999
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SERAP Gives FG 7 Days To Disclose Spending Of Recovered Abacha Loot Since 1999

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Federal Government to “disclose within 7 days of the receipt and/or publication of our Freedom of Information requests the exact amount of public funds stolen by a former military head of state, Sani Abacha and details of spending of about $5 billion recovered loot since the return of democracy in 1999.” SERAP is also asking the Federal Government to “disclose details of projects executed with the Abacha loot and their locations, details of companies and contractors involved in the execution of any such projects, details of all the agreements on the loot, the roles played by the World Bank and other actors, as well as the implementation status of all projects since 1999.” In two Freedom of Information requests...
Spending Much On Burial Is A Waste Of Money – Yul Edochie
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Spending Much On Burial Is A Waste Of Money – Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has shared his thoughts on expensive burials as he recounted how a friend once asked for a loan that ran into millions for a burial. The actor stated that he doesn't understand the concept of spending so much on burial as one should be celebrated when he or she is alive. Yul also pointed out how some family members won't help out when one is alive but will bring out millions when one is dead. He wrote " I don’t understand the concept of spending so much money on burials. Total waste to me! A person’s life should be celebrated when he or she is alive to join in the celebration not in death. Some1 once asked me for a loan of some millions to use & bury his father. I was speechless. "Celebrate people when they are alive make dem follow enjoy the g...
Real Madrid Lead Europe With € 305m Spending In 2019 Summer Transfer Window
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Real Madrid Lead Europe With € 305m Spending In 2019 Summer Transfer Window

LaLiga Santander and Serie A asserted themselves in this summer's transfer market as they outspent the Premier League on player signings. Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atletico Madrid were the top three spenders across Europe, with each bringing in one expensive superstar. Here are the main talking points from Prime Time Sport's Football Transfer Review 2020. LaLiga breaks records Both LaLiga Santander (1.319 billion euros spent) and Serie A (1.178 billion euros) broke their spending records this summer. Premier League clubs lost ground in terms of expenditure with only Manchester United, Manchester City, and Arsenal breaking their previous records. In terms of spending, LaLiga Santander has four clubs (Real Madrid, Barcelona, Atletico, and Sevilla) in Europe's top 10 wh...
Sevilla make sixth signing as Kounde arrives from Bordeaux
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Sevilla make sixth signing as Kounde arrives from Bordeaux

The defender becomes the La Liga clubs record signing, and their fifth of a busy window, with the club welcoming a 'sensation of French football' Sevilla have completed their fifth signing of the close season by bringing in Jules Kounde from Bordeaux in a deal reportedly worth €25 million (‎£22.4 million/$28.2 million). The centre-back impressed in his second season as a first-team player at Bordeaux, helping the club to a 14th-place finish in Ligue 1 in 2018-19 and starting in all but one of their top-flight fixtures. His arrival at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan is expected to take Sevilla's close-season spending to over €90 million (‎£80.7 million/$101.5 million) as the club build a squad they hope will improve on last season's sixth-place finish in La Liga. ...
SERAP Writes Buhari, 36 Governors, Seeks Disclosure Of Spending Security Votes
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SERAP Writes Buhari, 36 Governors, Seeks Disclosure Of Spending Security Votes

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent Freedom of Information requests to President Muhammadu Buhari and the 36 state governors in Nigeria requesting them to use their “good offices and leadership positions to urgently provide information on specific details of spending of appropriated public funds as security votes between 2011 and 2019.” In the separate requests sent to Mr Buhari and the governors, SERAP said: “Given the current security realities in the country, we need the information to determine if public funds meant to provide security and ensure respect and protection of the rights to life, physical integrity, and liberty of Nigerians have been spent for this purpose. Our request is limited to details of visible, specific security measures and proj...
How I Survived After Spending 3 Hours Under Lagos Collapsed Building – Survivor
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How I Survived After Spending 3 Hours Under Lagos Collapsed Building – Survivor

A survivor of the collapsed building, Mr. Moruf Abdulakeem, yesterday revealed that he was under the rubble for three hours and at a point feared death was near. He said: “I was praying to God under the rubble, to accept and forgive me my sins, because I believed the end had come.” According to him, he had gone out about 9.30a.m. to buy food and a bag of sachet water. He said that as he was mounting the staircase, almost getting to the third floor, the earth suddenly seemed to shift. The building collapsed. Abdulakeem, who is the head teacher of the Ohen Nursery and Primary School, teaches Basic Six. He said: “Initially, when the building collapsed, I didn’t know where I was until after some minutes. I saw a ray of light; it was then I knew I was under the building. The first ...
Makinde, Oyo Government Trade Words Over Alleged Last-Minute Spending
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Makinde, Oyo Government Trade Words Over Alleged Last-Minute Spending

Oyo State Governor-elect, Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday accused the outgoing administration of embarking on hasty payment for contracts and projects. But the government described the accusation as a deliberate ploy to heat up the polity and whip up sentiments. In a statement by his spokesman, Prince Dotun Oyelade, Makinde alleged that hush money was being ferried from government coffers at an alarming rate since the election result was announced. He said credible sources within government revealed that non-visible contracts were being used as a guise to cart away millions of Naira from government account with the connivance of a few civil servants. Makinde said that while he does not want a time-wasting holistic probe as he had promised during his campaign, he will set a datelin...
Are Adele And Drake Dating?
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Are Adele And Drake Dating?

According to multiple reports, English singer, Adele has been in a “friendly blanket” with Canadian rapper, Drake. The news of their speculated romance began after Adele affirmed her love for his music and made an unexpected appearance at one of his shows in October 2018. That friendship has since been stepped up during a night out in California’s Studio City, where they reportedly rented out an entire bowling alley for themselves and a group of friends. According to the celebrity gossip site, TMZ claims the British singer, 30, who shares a home in Los Angeles with partner Simon Konecki and their young son Angelo, enjoyed an eventful evening with Drake, 32, after initially dining with the star at a local branch of chain restaurant “Jerry’s Famous Deli”. The night ended at the “Chil...
Man Absconds With Over N70m Raised for His Sick Child
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Man Absconds With Over N70m Raised for His Sick Child

The Nigerian father whose son has days to live in Rivers State, has allegedly absconded after N70m was raised for his son’s treatment. The man who sat on the road in Port Harcourt to protest about not getting help for his sick child after spending all he had, has allegedly absconded with the money Nigerians raised for his son’s treatment. Recall that the Man whose son has days to live, had accused of beating him up when he sat with his sick baby at Rivers Government House gate. He told punchng.com, Chukwudi Akasike; I sat there for close to two hours and when the security men saw that people were coming there to ask me questions about my baby’s situation and were snapping and videoing me (and I think then the governor wanted to go out for a campaign); the security operatives came wh...
Sowore Accuses APC, PDP Of Spending Beyond N1bn Threshold At Primaries
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Sowore Accuses APC, PDP Of Spending Beyond N1bn Threshold At Primaries

The presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Mr Omoyele Sowore, has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of already spending beyond the threshold for presidential election. Sowore, 47, made the allegation during his appearance on Channels Television political flagship programme, Sunday Politics. He alleged that the parties went beyond the threshold for the election during their primaries and accused them of not being transparent with how they spend money. “They have already spent a billion naira during primaries, or more,” the presidential hopeful claimed. “What they spent in Port Harcourt alone was $25 million in one day. All the Bureau de Change operators in Lagos, Port Harcourt, Abuja all relocated to Port...
Michael Jackson Is Earning More In Death Than He Did In Life As Estate Rakes in $74million In One Year
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Michael Jackson Is Earning More In Death Than He Did In Life As Estate Rakes in $74million In One Year

King of Pop, Michael Jackson is reportedly earning more in death than he did when he was alive. The late superstar died in 2009 at the age of 50, following an overdose of the anaesthetic propofol. Today, August 29, 2018, would have been the King of Pop's 60th birthday, but court papers have revealed his estate netted $74million in a year and his gross earnings since his death are thought to exceed $900 million, according to The Mirror. The 73-page document filed at a Los Angeles court by executors, including close friends John Branca and John McClain, showed publishing rights from hits like Thriller delivered $2,448,584.99. But his merchandising arm Triumph International brought in the most – $18.8million in the same period. Spending included $10.8million on a house for the chi...
Emir Sanusi’s Kano Emirate Admits Spending N3.4 Billion
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Emir Sanusi’s Kano Emirate Admits Spending N3.4 Billion

The Kano State Emirate Council on Monday debunked claims that the emir, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has spent N6 billion of the emirate’s fund since he assumed office. At a press conference in Kano, the senior council official in charge of finance who is also the Walin Kano, Bashir Wali, told reporters that the emirate has only spent N3.4 billion since Mr. Sanusi emerged emir in June 2014. Mr. Wali, who provided some details of the expenditure, also explained that the Emir Sanusi inherited N2.9 billion (exactly N2.895,165,43.77) and not N4 billion as stated in some media reports.