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“Banned” Almajirai Return To Bauchi, Kano, Kaduna Street‘s Months After Eviction
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“Banned” Almajirai Return To Bauchi, Kano, Kaduna Street‘s Months After Eviction

Hundreds of almajirai have returned to the streets months after Northern state governors banned the almajirai in their states. At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, some Northern state governors spent millions evacuating almajirai to their home states and some outrightly banned the almajirci practice. However, despite the confusion relocating the almajirai generated among state governors, many children are seen in their numbers, in tattered clothes and with begging bowls in the streets of Zuba, Bauchi, Lafia, Kano and Kaduna. Our correspondent in Bauchi observed an increasing number of almajirai at different markets, motor parks, petrol stations, local food joints and prominent junctions in the state capital particularly Wunti Roundabout, where they spend the day begging for ...
Maradona Is A god In Naples City, People Are Weeping Like Zombies In The Street
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Maradona Is A god In Naples City, People Are Weeping Like Zombies In The Street

Maradona is a god in this city. People are walking around the streets like zombies, weeping at the news that Diego is dead. Diego Maradona died at the age of 60 on Wednesday after a cardiac arrest The Argentinian forward was revered as a football icon in the city of Naples. The city has fallen completely still following Wednesday's tragic news Fans are already flocking to the two Maradona murals in Napoli to pay respects For a moment, Naples closed its eyes full of tears on Wednesday afternoon. The city lost its patron saint for the second time. Diego Maradona is considered by all in Naples to be the greatest symbol of the city. As news filtered out about the Argentinian legend's death, church bells began to ring throughout the streets. The climate is surreal, especi...
Peruzzi & Rexxie Set To Disturb The Street With A New Banger After Hitting The Studio Together (Photos)
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Peruzzi & Rexxie Set To Disturb The Street With A New Banger After Hitting The Studio Together (Photos)

DMW Act Peruzzi has taken to his social media page to reveal that he is working with music producer Rexxie to produce a new banger that will disturb the street. Taking to his twitter page to retweet Rexxie’s picture, where they were seen together having a studio session the duo might be working together to produce a hit banger. Earlier making the news after revealing that his soon to drop song was produced by his boss Davido, Peruzzi who is collaborating with A-class music producer might be looking to hold the music scene spellbound again after his Hit track Majesty. Dropping further hint on his soon to drop track, Peruzzi announced that he will be dropping the Rexxie produced beat later today for fans to freestyle on after which the winner gets a cash price and gets to feat...
Victoria Kolawole Slams Troll Who Mocked Her For Giving Out Noodles
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Victoria Kolawole Slams Troll Who Mocked Her For Giving Out Noodles

Nigerian actress, Victoria Kolawole wreck critics who mocked her for disturbing noodle to the needy children and those who don’t have Taking to Instagram, Kolawole shared a video of herself sharing out the instant meal on the street. She wrote “1 Indomie” The comment seemed to have irked the actress, who lashed out at the web user on Friday as she wrote; “You’re a bastard and to all of you dat comment rubbish on my previous post eti ya were. Dat is why una government no dey do anything for una. keep discouraging people who wants to help in there little ways.” Post below   View this post on Instagram   After a virtual DNA test, actress Victoria Kolawole establishes the paternity of a follower who m...
Couple Caught Having Sex On The Street In London Amid Coronavirus Lockdown
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Couple Caught Having Sex On The Street In London Amid Coronavirus Lockdown

A COUPLE stun onlookers by romping in broad daylight yards from the gates of Buckingham Palace. Footage taken by a cyclist shows the woman straddling the man as families and ­joggers watched aghast in St James’s Park. The 27-year-old cyclist told The Sun: “The Queen would have been outraged — they were at it like rabbits in the shadow of Buckingham Palace. “Their pre-intimacy must have lasted 15 minutes. Then the girl climbed on top and staddled him and they started having full sex. “I walked straight past and looked at him and he didn’t even care so I decided to get it on video. “Families and joggers went past as they went at it but they didn’t give a damn who saw them.” Two police officers on horseback moved in to break them up on Saturday afternoon. But, despite t...
Tiwa Savage steps out after ten days of self-isolating
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Tiwa Savage steps out after ten days of self-isolating

Popular Nigerian artiste, Tiwa Savage stepped outside in style after self-isolating for ten days. The artiste and mother of one shared videos of herself while on the road. Also, she revealed she needed to restock and she has been indoors for two weeks. Savage was shocked to find out that the street was empty. The artiste is back at her home, observing her self-isolation period with her loved ones.
Coronavirus: Dead Man Lying On The Street Of Wuhan In China
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Coronavirus: Dead Man Lying On The Street Of Wuhan In China

Dead in the streets: Appalling sight of man's body on the pavement lays bare the crisis in coronavirus ground zero Wuhan *The grey-haired man collapsed and died while wearing a face mask in Wuhan *It is feared the virus caused his death and police in hazmat suits responded *Death toll has risen to 213 after world health bosses declared global emergency Police in hazmat suits yesterday surrounded the body of a man who was found dead on the pavement at ground zero of China's virus epidemic.
Boy Prevented By Residents From Dropping A Sacrifice In Their Street In Lagos
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Boy Prevented By Residents From Dropping A Sacrifice In Their Street In Lagos

A boy who was seen carrying a pot of sacrifice was prevented by residents from dropping it in their street at agege area, Lagos State. The boy was spotted by residents carrying the pot of sacrifice with the intension of dropping it off in the street, but when they realized his plan, they sent him out of the street. In the video posted by instablog9ja, the residents were seen escorting the boy out of the street with woods and sticks in their hand for precaution. Watch video below:   View this post on Instagram   Boy in a fix as residents prevent him from dropping his sacrifice on their streets in #Agege, #LagosState A post shared by Instablog9ja (@instablog9ja) on Jan 16, 2020 at 2:40am PST ...
‘I Once Sold Bread,’ Makinde Gives Reason For Not Chasing Traders Off The Street
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‘I Once Sold Bread,’ Makinde Gives Reason For Not Chasing Traders Off The Street

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has given reason why he has not chased traders off the streets of the state. Makinde said his decision was as a result of his experience as a boy street trader at Yemetu, an Ibadan neighbourhood. The governor said this at the Oja Oba Central Mosque, Ibadan, during a special prayer to commemorate his 52nd birthday. He said, “Somebody said that I was quoted as saying that I would not chase away street traders without providing them with alternatives. Yes, that is true because I know the mentality of street trading. I once sold bread by the roadside in Yemetu. “I said so because we cannot send them away until we provide an alternative for them. And we have started enforcing that. We did that at Ojoo where we asked people not to trade at the p...
Deji Adeyanju Welcomes Dino Melaye And Shehu Sani To The Street
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Deji Adeyanju Welcomes Dino Melaye And Shehu Sani To The Street

The convener of Concerned Nigerians, Deji Adeyanju has welcomed former Senators Dino Melaye and Shehu Sani to the street. This message came after Dino Melaye lost his Senate seat to Smart Adeyemi as declared by INEC after the Deji Adeyanju wrote on Twitter: Message to Comrade Shehu Sani & Senator Dino. Welcome to the street. #ElectoralReform In the video he welcomed the former senators to the street and asked them to lend their voices to the electoral reform Bill so that election in Nigeria can truly reflect the wishes of the people. Message to Comrade Shehu Sani & Senator Dino. Welcome to the street. #ElectoralReform pic.twitter.com/DLH6k8NQbE — Comrade Deji Adeyanju (@adeyanjudeji) December 1, 2019
BBNaija Star, Frodd Feeds 500 Kids On The Street (Photos)
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BBNaija Star, Frodd Feeds 500 Kids On The Street (Photos)

BBNaija housemate, Frodd partners with Fybcraft to feed 500 kids on the street which took place yesterday in Agege, Lagos. Gistmore reports Frodd storms the street with his team members as they wipe tears off the faces of the less prevailed by sharing foods. He wrote; It was a successful event and we bless God @fybcraft God bless you for putting this whole blessing together @sholzy23 Thank you for the support @gossyng You are the best and to every brand that supported , I join hands to say Thank you
Man Rocks Jesus Costume For Halloween, Feeds People On The Street With Bread
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Man Rocks Jesus Costume For Halloween, Feeds People On The Street With Bread

A man has wowed social media users with his Jesus Halloween costume in viral video worldwide. The man was seen dressed like Jesus while moving in style from street to street distributing bread to people. This got many people wowed! A Nigerian man, Eextwax, hailing him said: "Best costume while many are promoting demonic manifestation."   View this post on Instagram   #Halloween #HalloweenCostume A post shared by TheFamousNaija (@thefamousnaija) on Nov 1, 2019 at 3:52pm PDT
Mexican Mayor, Jorge Luis Escandón Hernández Tied To Truck, Dragged On The Street
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Mexican Mayor, Jorge Luis Escandón Hernández Tied To Truck, Dragged On The Street

Angry farmers in Mexico abducted the mayor of their village and dragged him through the streets after claiming he went back on key campaign promises. Police intervened to free Jorge Luis Escandón Hernández, who suffered no major injuries after the ordeal. A group of protesters armed with clubs and rocks detained the mayor of Las Margaritas and tied him to the back of a pickup truck and dragged him through the streets, according to local news website El Heraldo de Mexico. Footage of the attack shows the man being dragged along a road, with a mob running after him. It was the second attack by farmers demanding that he fulfil his campaign promise to repair a local road and bring drinking water and electricity to the community of roughly 500. In an earlier incident four mont...
I Eat Booli And Agbado More Than Fayose But Not On The Street – Fayemi
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I Eat Booli And Agbado More Than Fayose But Not On The Street – Fayemi

Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi has stated that he eats Booli (roasted plantain) and Agbado (roasted corn) more than the immediate past Governor, Ayodele Fayose. Fayemi stated this during a recent edition of TVC, #TheInterview, while he was talking about his private life and policies. He also stated that Fayose is aware of his love for Booli and Agbado. Watch video below;
Davido’s Artiste, Idowest Buys Brand New 2019 Dodge Challenger Car Worth Over 20 Million
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Davido’s Artiste, Idowest Buys Brand New 2019 Dodge Challenger Car Worth Over 20 Million

DMW star, Idowest has just announced that he has gotten himself a brand new car. The rapper who got signed to DMW in 2018 just hours ago took to his Instagram page to make the announcement that he just got himself a brand new 2019 Dodge Challenger reported to worth in the excess of 20 million naira. Idowest would become the 2nd DMW artiste to acquire a luxury car in the space of 2 weeks after Peruzzi got a Mercedez Benz some days back. Idowest released an E.P, “Mafia Culture,” some months back which has been doing fairly well on the streets and as well played some gigs in the course of the year to help boost his commercial gains. The acquaintance of a new car is a show of hard work and consistency as the singer never relents on hitting the studio to create and later release. ...
Parts of Davido’s father’s house gutted by fire today
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Parts of Davido’s father’s house gutted by fire today

Davido's father, Adedeji Adeleke's house on Esther Adeleke street in Lekki, Lagos state was gutted by fire today July 16th. According to an eyewitness, the fire started this afternoon at about 1pm at the pent house of the building.   The fire service officials were alerted and they were able to quickly put out the fire before it spread to other sections of the house. No casualty was recorded in the incident.
Fan Meets Messi On The Street And Writes Him An Emotional Letter
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Fan Meets Messi On The Street And Writes Him An Emotional Letter

Santiago Alberione's luck was in on Thursday when he bumped into Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi as he walked down the street in Castelldefels, the area where the No.10 lives.The Argentine was in a good mood and posed for a photo, also signing a Barcelona shirt for the fan. Santiago was so starstruck that he posted to social media with an image which that viral, followed by an emotional letter. "05/15/2019 an unforgettable day for a person who believes in an athlete.If you are AntiMessi I hope you are not even reading this.Today I fulfilled one of my great dreams, today I met Lionel Andres Messi, I had the fortune to take a picture with him and take me a gift home that will be the most symbolic and historical that I can have related to sport.The desired moment arrived in Casteld...
Popular Zanku Dancer Poco Lee Reveals How Long He Can Last In Bed
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Popular Zanku Dancer Poco Lee Reveals How Long He Can Last In Bed

Sensational Zanku Dancer, Poco Lee recently spoke about his strength in bed.? While speaking with Florin YP on Naijaloaded TV Street Vibe show, the flexible Zanku dancer confessed that he doesn’t do too much in bed. He spoke about the duration of his first round and how long he usually last if he has to go on a second round of s3x.
When Kanu Was In Arsenal, Everybody In My Street Were Arsenal Fans – Mr Eazi
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When Kanu Was In Arsenal, Everybody In My Street Were Arsenal Fans – Mr Eazi

Mr Eazi who talked music and football with Alex Iwobi, Maitland-Niles and Nketiah, disclosed that when Kanu Nwankwo was at at Arsenal, everybody living in his street were Arsenal fans.In the interview which was supported by a partnership between Arsenal and streaming service Tidal, the Nigerian singer said he began supporting Arsenal when the Gunners had former Super Eagles star Kanu Nwankwo as one of its players. “You see when Kanu was at Arsenal, everybody that was living on my street were Arsenal fans,” Mr Eazi told Maitland-Niles. While the 'Lagos to London' Crooner told Iwobi that his main musical influence is Bob Marley, Maitland-Niles and Nketiah also got to reveal that Iwobi is in charge of music in the Arsenal changing room. The Nigerian footballer who revealed that he l...
Lagos Building Collapse: Small Doctor Visits Survivors In The Hospital
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Lagos Building Collapse: Small Doctor Visits Survivors In The Hospital

Popular Nigerian street music singer, Small Doctor, shares new photos as he visits the survivors of the Lagos collapsed building in the hospital. Small Doctor says he was moved to tears when he heard some details about the collapsed building, which made him set out time to go visit the kids who have become his greatest motivation. Gistvic Reports. He wrote: These Kids Are The Greatest Motivation I’ll Ever Get In Recent Time?, Despite The Situation They Found Themselves It Didn’t Stop Them From Being Happy . I Was Moved To Tears Hearing Some Details About The Collapsed Building ?! But Regardless They All Wore A Beautiful Smile ? ! We Had An Amazing Time Together At The Lagos Island General Hospital. I Pray And Wish Them Quick Recovery?? . I’ve Done My Little Part Which Is N...
Wendy Williams spotted out and about with her husband Kevin Hunter
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Wendy Williams spotted out and about with her husband Kevin Hunter

Talk show host, Wendy Williams, was spotted with her husband Kevin Hunter in New York. The pair who appeared to be in good spirit were pictured enjoying a stroll together on Wednesday in New York City. This is the first time the pair are seen together in public since September 2018 Their outing comes just days after she made a sensational return to her show and addressed the ongoing rumors about her husband and the state of their marriage as claims of him cheating have swirled. She said: "I want to shout out to my husband. I'm still wearing my ring," she pointed out. "Believe me you, when you've been with somebody for 28 years...married for 25 years...we know each other. He's my best friend, he's my lover, he's all this and he's all that. I know what you've been seeing and I kn...
Dog Shot Dead After Biting Pupil to Death in Port-Harcourt
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Dog Shot Dead After Biting Pupil to Death in Port-Harcourt

A dog has been reportedly shot dead by a Police man after attacking and biting a pupil to death in Port-Harcourt, River state. The unfortunate incident happened along Tessy road in Rumuagholu, off Rumuokoro area in the state capital earlier this morning. According to reports, the security guard at the house where the dog lived, left the gate open, and the dog escaped into the street and went straight straight to a primary school without fencing, and attacked pupils in the school. The dog was said to have also pounced on another child and bit her in the buttocks before an angry policeman shot it to death as claimed by one Chuks Bune who recorded the incident. The second victim is receiving treatment at Spring Rose Hospital along Rumuagholu road. Report has...
Kwara State Bans Street Campaigns, Rallies
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Kwara State Bans Street Campaigns, Rallies

Following the repeated violent attacks in Ilorin, Governor Abdulfattah Ahmed has banned street rallies in Kwara State after setting up a joint task force to curb the incidents. The governor made the announcement during a state broadcast, yesterday, in which he reiterated that his government would not let the state slide back to the dark era of fear and violence. He said only political rallies in designated areas and with prior notification to the state police command would be allowed henceforth. “The state police command is hereby authorised to ensure full compliance,” the governor stated. Governor Ahmed also told political parties and their supporters to campaign and solicit votes through lawful manner and refrain from deploying divisive and inciting rhetoric or instigating v...
Viktoh Reacts To Critics Over Police Brutality
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Viktoh Reacts To Critics Over Police Brutality

Former YBNL singer, Viktoh, has been attacked by some Nigerians for complaining about police brutality, some claimed that he is complaining about the incident rather than face his dying career. Viktoh has however reacted to the critics and stated that instead of condemning the act of the policemen who could have done worse to another citizen on the street, they are attacking him. He tweeted: “I kept on tweeting and fighting against this police brutality but you guys ignored me now it has happened to me and someone is saying I never did something about it? This is sad’ Some people even said I should shut up and face my career like what’s happening to people of this world Too much hate in this country sha I still came out to perform for my fans that’s ...
Street Lighting : Lagos Govt. Covers 1,300km In 3 Years
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Street Lighting : Lagos Govt. Covers 1,300km In 3 Years

The Lagos State Government has so far effectively installed street lighting in about 1300kilometres across the State, with a projection to deliver another 82kilometres by the end of the year, Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Mr Olawale Oluwo has said. Illuminated College road, Ogba with Street Lights courtesy of the Light Up Lagos Project, an initiative of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s Administration Speaking to journalists while inspecting ongoing projects in the sector with his team on Sunday, Oluwo said since the assumption of office of the State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, concerted efforts have been made to ensure that every nook and cranny of the State is well lit in line with operation ‘Light Up Lagos Project,’ which is an initiative of the present administr...
Osinbajo And A Proper Understanding Of The Restructuring Debate
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Osinbajo And A Proper Understanding Of The Restructuring Debate

The issues surrounding restructuring in Nigeria have remained topical at least since 1999, but it assumed a new level of resonance recently as the 2019 general elections approach. As expected, different pressure groups, socio-cultural associations and politicians have joined the fray. The most discernible motive for the high tempo in the resurgence of discourse about restructuring mainly centres around the ploy by some opposition politicians to take advantage of it to harangue the Buhari/Osinbajo administration as if all Nigeria’s problems will be solved with restructuring. In their attempt to pull wool over our eyes on the topical issue and profit from it politically, they have tried to hinge the myriad of problems besetting Nigeria on restructuring, thereby insisting that the Buhari/Osin...
Octogenarians Hold Rally In Lagos, Laud Buhari, Army Over Efforts On War Against Insurgency
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Octogenarians Hold Rally In Lagos, Laud Buhari, Army Over Efforts On War Against Insurgency

The ongoing war against insurgency took an emotional twist on Friday after a group of octogenarians took to the streets of Lagos to commend President Muhammadu Buhari for decimating the Boko Haram insurgency. The groups during a rally which kick-started from freedom park in Lagos and ended at Alausa Govt House witnessed thousands of the elderly Nigerians paying glowing tributes to the Nigerian Army and it’s leadership. Addressing the rally, National President,Southwest Veterans And Concerned Patriotic Elders’s (SouthWest-V &PE), Elder Johnson Adebayo said President Buhari has liberated several communities held by the insurgency in same manner of the Biblical Moses liberated the Israelites from their Egyptian captors. He said, “We have seen a repeat of Moses’s leadership of the I...
Husband ‘Kills Wife, Toddler Children’ In Australia Home
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Husband ‘Kills Wife, Toddler Children’ In Australia Home

A 24-year-old man has been accused of killing his wife, three toddlers and mother-in-law with a blunt instrument and knives at their suburban family home, where he remained for several days before turning himself in, Australian police said Monday. Police charged Anthony Robert Harvey with the murders of his two-year-old twins Alice and Beatrix, his three-year-old daughter Charlotte and his 41-year-old wife Mara in the southwestern city of Perth. Harvey, who lived in the home, is also alleged to have killed his mother-in-law Beverly Quinn, 73, at the same address the next day Western Australia Police Commissioner Chris Dawson told reporters no firearms were used in the attacks which police believe were carried out with several weapons including “a blunt instrument and knives.” ...
Suspected Yahoo Boy Arrested For Abducting Facebook Female Friend (Photo)
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Suspected Yahoo Boy Arrested For Abducting Facebook Female Friend (Photo)

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspected Internet fraudster, identified as Jide Ajayi, for allegedly abducting a 14-year-old pupil named Miracle. According to a report by PUNCH Metro, the suspect met the victim on a social media platform, Facebook, from where they exchanged telephone numbers. It was gathered that the 26-year-old suspect was alleged to have gone to Miracle’s parent’s house on Thursday, August 23, from where he took away the Senior Secondary School one pupil. After five days together, operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team were reported to have swooped on him at his hideout on Gbeleyi Street, Idimu. While speaking to a correspondent, the victim disclosed that she could not explain how she got...
Don Jazzy Posed For A Picture With RMD
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Don Jazzy Posed For A Picture With RMD

Mavin boss, Don Jazzy poses for a picture with veteran Nollywood actor Richard Mofe-Damijo on the streets of London. Don Jazzy shared the picture on social media with caption; @donjazzy The only big boss wey dem Dey rush @mofedamijo and I on a scotch whiskey experience trip with #johnniewalker. It’s always a fun experience learning more about this our beloved drink #johnniewalker . #LoveScotch
Young Ghanaian Actor, Emmanuel Quaye Who Featured As “Strika” In “Beast Of No Nations” Alongside Idris Elba Spotted Begging On The Streets
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Young Ghanaian Actor, Emmanuel Quaye Who Featured As “Strika” In “Beast Of No Nations” Alongside Idris Elba Spotted Begging On The Streets

In 2015, Emmanuel Nii Adom Quaye was featured as "Strika" in the movie Beast of No Nations alongside Idris Elba and Abraham Attah.   Three years later, he is on the streets of Ghana, begging to earn a living. The young actor was seen begging, by a fan who recognized him and was taken to a local tv station for an interview.   Quaye narrated his experience after the acclaimed film. According to him, he was supposed to be paid $30,000 for the role but the money was taken custody of by a handler who promised to pay the money once he turned 18. Sadly, the said person has not made good on that promise.   According to what the Facebook user, Caleb a worker at Starr FM posted on his Facebook page, Strika told him he now works with a man who seels yam at Agboblo...
Ben Simmons Is Annoyed With The Paparazzi Amid Kendall Jenner Relationship
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Ben Simmons Is Annoyed With The Paparazzi Amid Kendall Jenner Relationship

Simmons isn’t feeling it. Ben Simmons is dating one of the most famous women in America. The NBA Rookie of the Year has been tied to Kendall Jenner, and we all know what dating a Kardashian can do for your profile. Although Simmons was a star before they started dating, the increased attention that comes with dating Jenner is certainly on another level. Simmons sat down on Australia’s The Project on Friday, and spoke candidly about dealing with paparazzi.Host Waleed Al asked Simmons what it was like to be hounded by paparazzi, to which he responded, “‘It is what it is.” He then hinted at his relationship with Jenner. “‘It just depends who you hang, what circles you’re in. But for me, to hang out and chill. I never tried to let that bother me or anybody else bother what I do.” “I know eve...
Comedian Akpororo Gets A Street Named After Him
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Comedian Akpororo Gets A Street Named After Him

Comedian Akpororo has gotten a street named after him. He took to IG to share a photo of the street and wrote; I’m nothing without God that’s why I don’t brag, favour and grace speak for me. Every month I dance and praise God from street to street #streetpraisetoday I’m bless with one. My life is a testimony #rorohouse #roroteam
Lagos Council Chairman, Abdul Hamed Salawu & Brother Brutally Attacked At Street Carnival
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Lagos Council Chairman, Abdul Hamed Salawu & Brother Brutally Attacked At Street Carnival

Somolu Local Government Chairman Abdul Hamed Salawu aka Dullar is lying critically ill in hospital after being assaulted  at a street carnival on Easter Sunday. His brother, Sulayman, and  personal assistant, Seun were also wounded in the attack. A lawmaker in the state was said to have ordered his boys to beat them up. The lawmaker is said to be eyeing a seat in the House of Representatives in which a former commissioner, described as the council chief’s benefactor, is also interested in. The carnival, usually held on Easter Sunday, was started three years ago by  Anifowoshe Youth. The Nation learnt that the carnival began on a peaceful note, with the youths dancing round several streets. They later gathered in the evening for refreshment. Fatai Akanbi Valentine and his band e...
Efe & Olamide Hit The Streets To Shoot Video For “Warri”
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Efe & Olamide Hit The Streets To Shoot Video For “Warri”

Big Brother Naija 2017 winner Efe and top rapper Olamide have shot the music video for the collaboration “Warri” which was dropped late last year. The video for the Young Jonn-produced single was shot by Avalon Okpe and sees the two rappers hit the streets, fittingly so as they both have ties to the hood.
Rihanna Shares The Story Behind The Street Named After Her
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Rihanna Shares The Story Behind The Street Named After Her

If you had any doubts about the validity of your goals,Rihanna's story should inspire you.The star who had the street she grew up in,named after he, took to Instagram to reminisce about the days when she was just a little girl..She wrote a day my people and I will never forget! all the lessons, running around barefoot, nosey neighbors, braiding hair on the step, playing in the cemetery, walking to the beach, rum shop karaoke keeping the whole street awake til 4am ("only the lonely" by Roy Orbison is playing in my head as I type this) , stealing Sammy pomegranates from his tree, begging my mother to let me walk to Jan's shop cause she had American snacks, selling plastic/glass bottles to Peter so I could buy those American snacks, getting my hair hot combed for Harvest at church, doing my...
Rihanna To Have Street Named After Her In Barbados
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Rihanna To Have Street Named After Her In Barbados

To commemorate its independence on the 30th of November this year, the island of Barbados has decided to honor one of it’s shiniest lights, Rihanna by renaming a street after her. According to Loop News Barbados, the street Westbury New Road where Rihanna grew up will be renamed Rihanna Drive. The country’s Ministry of Tourism disclosed this in a statement issued on Friday: The Government of Barbados will on Independence Day, Thursday, November 30, 2017 officially change the name of  Westbury New Road located in  St. Michael  to Rihanna Drive in honour of Barbadian superstar Ms. Robyn Rihanna Fenty who grew up in Westbury New Road. Barbados’ Prime Minister Feundel Stuart and Rihanna will participate in the unveiling ceremony which will take place between 3-5pm on the 30th of Novemb...
Artistes From The Streets Are Doing Better Than Reality Show Talents – Iyanya
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Artistes From The Streets Are Doing Better Than Reality Show Talents – Iyanya

Iyanya won Project Fame in 2008 but is one of the few to find mainstream success. Lil Kesh, Small Doctor, Patoranking. Those are names that are currently popping in the Nigerian music scene. Those artistes will eagerly telling you that their success is due to self-belief, grind and more grind. Compare those to names like Jeffery Akor, Geoffery and Olawale– all past winners of the reality showProject Fame and it is immediately clear that winning a reality show does not guarantee any success. One of the past winners of Project Fame- the very first season, Iyanya thinks those ‘street’ artistes are doing more for themselves than many of his successors have done. While speaking to Sources, the Ex triple MG and now Mavin artiste expressed his disappointment how things have turned out for many...
Brothers Arraigned For Allegedly Gang-Raping 13-Year-Old Girl
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Brothers Arraigned For Allegedly Gang-Raping 13-Year-Old Girl

Two brothers, who allegedly defiled a 13-year-old girl, were on Friday charged before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. The accused– Ope Adekola, 20, and Saheed Adekola, 18, who both reside in Kumuyi Street, Olodi Apapa area of Lagos, are facing a three-count of conspiracy, defilement and a breach of the peace. Police Prosecutor Olusegun Kokoye told the court that the accused committed the offences on May 12 at their residence. He alleged that the accused forcefully had carnal knowledge of a 13-year-old girl. Kokoye said the accused invited the girl to their apartment to watch some movies with them. “When she got inside, they quickly bolted the door and took turns to have sexual intercourse with her,’’ he said. He said the accused were caught by some neighbours who he...
Angry Woman Storms The Street Naked In Broad Daylight 
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Angry Woman Storms The Street Naked In Broad Daylight 

Bizarre footage has emerged of a furious woman staging a naked protest outside a car dealer’s home.The video was shot in the Brazilian state of Santa Catrina and shows the angry 29-year-old tearing down the man’s fence. It is believed the woman had purchased a car from the dealer several hours earlier, but that it broke down not long after. She explained to police officers that she had called the owner but he had refused to repair it. Footage of the peculiar protest was captured by a passerby on June 21. The woman can be heard ranting about ‘bad service’ as she tears down a black metal gate at the entrance to a forecourt where the dealer lives. She was arrested not long after officers arrived, who detained her under Brazil’s article 223 for public decency. Witness Rolf Otto, who phot...
Woman Found Hanging From Electric Cables In Order To Escape From Lover’s Wife
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Woman Found Hanging From Electric Cables In Order To Escape From Lover’s Wife

A hilarious greeted many when they saw a half naked woman dangling from electric cables on a street in China. The woman was said to have found herself in that position when after her alleged lover's wife reportedly arrived home earlier than expected.  In the clip, shared online, the woman's limp body can be seen hanging from the power lines as a crowd begin to form to catch a glimpse of the side chick.
12-Year-Old Homeless Nigerian Girl Gives Birth To A Baby At A Dump Site
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12-Year-Old Homeless Nigerian Girl Gives Birth To A Baby At A Dump Site

A 12-year-old homeless street child has given birth to a baby at a dumpster. According to Child's Right and Rehabilitation Network (CRARN) a charity organization in Nigeria: "The girl's only shelter is a dumpster at a dump side meant for collecting recycles, such as cans, aluminum, coppers and used plastic bottles. They had a naming ceremony and the child was named Miracle."