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Sanwo-Olu Vows To Put An End To Maternal, Child Mortality
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Sanwo-Olu Vows To Put An End To Maternal, Child Mortality

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu (@jidesanwoolu) has vowed to do everything within his power to put an end to the twin issues of Maternal and Child mortality in Lagos State. The Governor, who disclosed this today in Badagry while unveiling a new Maternal and Childcare Centre and the School of Anesthesia located within the premises of Badagry General Hospital, stated that Lagos State under his leadership will change the narrative of the disturbing maternal, newborn and child mortality indices. He averred that the completion of the Badagry Maternal and Child Centre by the present administration is a critical indicator of its commitment to eradicating maternal and child mortality as well as his determination to consolidate achievements recorded in improving maternal and ...
Adamawa Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri Vows To Demolish Houses Containing Looted Goods
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Adamawa Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri Vows To Demolish Houses Containing Looted Goods

Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa State has given 12 hours to looters to return their loot or houses containing such goods will be demolished. The governor, who made a broadcast Tuesday evening amid a 24-hour curfew he imposed earlier on Sunday following looting of government and private warehouses by thugs who went wild in the guise of End SARS protests, said the havoc done by the thugs especially mass looting around the state capital, Yola, was horrendous. He said, “I am giving a 12 hour ultimatum (6:00 pm – 6:00 am) to the hoodlums to return whatever they looted from public and private warehouses and homes to the nearest Police Station and traditional rulers’ houses (from the ward to the district level), whichever is nearest to them. “This ultimatum will expire at 6:00 am ...
Nigerian Boxer, Efe Ajagba Vows To Dethrone Anthony Joshua
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Nigerian Boxer, Efe Ajagba Vows To Dethrone Anthony Joshua

Heavyweight boxing prospect Efe Ajagba believes he has what it takes to beat Nigerian-born British boxer Anthony Joshua. Ajagba , who is unbeaten in 13 professional fights is rated among best heavyweight prospects in the world. “The people would support Joshua because he is the heavyweight champ,” Ajagba told Sky Sports. “Skill would beat Joshua, not power,” said the undefeated Ajagba. “Me and Joshua both have the power. But skills control the power. “I have more skills.” Surely Joshua, an Olympic gold medallist and two-time heavyweight champion, has his fair share of skill? “I don’t think so,” Ajagba says. “The best weapon of Joshua’s is the left hook and right uppercut. He doesn’t have a good jab. “I respect him. He is the heavyweight champion. I respect everything about him – his...
Jigawa State Governor Vows To Ensure The Prosecution Of 11 Men Accused Of Raping 12 Year Old Girl
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Jigawa State Governor Vows To Ensure The Prosecution Of 11 Men Accused Of Raping 12 Year Old Girl

Governor of Jigawa State, Baduru Abubakar, has vowed to prosecute all the 11 men accused of raping a 12-year-old girl over a period of time. MCI had earlier shared the story of how the victim exposed the 11 men after one of them, a 57-year-old man, was caught trying to lure her at Limawa market in Dutse LGA. She said the men raped her at different times. Read here. Following the widespread condemnation, the state governor, Baduru Abubakar, today vowed to ensure that no stone will be left unturned in ensuring that justice is served. Speaking during a press conference in Dutse, the state capital, the governor said “My Attorney General is always the lead counsel in prosecuting rape charges. In this case, he is actively aware, the police are aware. “We will leave no stone untur...
Naira Marley Declares Today, May 30 As Marlians Day And Vows To Entertain Fans With Online Concert
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Naira Marley Declares Today, May 30 As Marlians Day And Vows To Entertain Fans With Online Concert

Some few days ago, Naira Marley declared May 30 as MARLIANS DAY and he revealed that he is going to entertain his fans. As promised he is set to hold one of the biggest concerts during this lockdown period on his social media platforms. His fans are also charged up and look set to have a thrilling encounter with their president who has vowed to make them ‘high’. The concert which is a virtual concert will be live on Facebook and YouTube and it is scheduled to start at 7.30 pm. Performing alongside Naira Marley is Zlatan Ibile, Lil Kesh and Wurld.  
Davido Declares His Political Ambitions, Vows To Oust The Old Hags In Government
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Davido Declares His Political Ambitions, Vows To Oust The Old Hags In Government

Nigerian singer, Davido who has always had an undertone for politics and nation-building has been on a ranting mode since news of the inferno at the Accountant General’s office broke. Davido who had earlier demanded transparency and accountability from the federal government as regards the COVID-19 donations from well-meaning Nigerians and private organisations took to his Twitter page to declare his political ambition. In one of his tweets on Wednesday evening, OBO said: All u pple tweeting politics this politics that … if u think this young generation will just allow u guys in the present administration to keep fucking around till my kids are grown you are joking …. THW WORLD IS CHANGING JUST KNOW THAT!!! D rubbish will soon stop!! Some of his fans believe there is more t...
Adewale Adeleke Celebrates His Wife, Kani – Vows To Spoil Her Throughout Her Life
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Adewale Adeleke Celebrates His Wife, Kani – Vows To Spoil Her Throughout Her Life

Davido’s elder brother, Adewale Adeleke who recently got married is celebrating his beautiful wife, Kani. Today, 2nd April 2020 marks the birthday of Kani, however, the lockdown seems to have restricted the couple on how they truly want to spend the day. Knowing they won’t be able to chill today, Adewale Adekele has vowed to make it up to Kani when the lockdown is over. He wrote, ‘Happy birthday to my beautiful wife @kani41 ❤️❤️❤️ we had such amazing plans which we couldn’t follow through with! But I promise to make it up you. Love you baby & may God bless you always??❤️’ Check out the photo below;  
De Bruyne Vows To Play Two Extra Years After Virus Lockdown
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De Bruyne Vows To Play Two Extra Years After Virus Lockdown

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has vowed to play for an extra two years at the end of his career to make up for the time lost due to the coronavirus. The Premier League is postponed until at least April 30 because of the pandemic and is likely to be delayed even longer when the English game’s stakeholders meet on Friday. De Bruyne has not played since March 1 because of the health crisis and the miserable experience has underlined to the Belgian star just how much he loves the game. The 28-year-old’s desire to prolong his career comes after he enjoyed a superb personal season with City after missing most of their treble-winning campaign last term due to injury. “I told my wife I’m going to play a little longer,” De Bruyne said in an Instagram Live video Q&A ...
Blaqbonez Accepts To Battle DMW On Behalf Of Chocolate City, Vows To “Eat” Dremo
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Blaqbonez Accepts To Battle DMW On Behalf Of Chocolate City, Vows To “Eat” Dremo

Davido this evening inspired by Sarz and Shizzi’s battle yesterday challenged other record labels to battle his own record label. The “Risky” revealed the show would during DJ Ecool’s Instagram live session at 10. Rapper, Blaqbonez accepted Davido‘s challenge and on behalf of his record label, Chocolate City against DMW. However, it didn’t end there because he also requested to battle DMW’s Dremo, saying he is hungry. He wrote: “Chocolate City Vs DMW after that send me dremo, I’m hungry” . Dremo responded saying Blaqbonez is already food for his dogs. He wrote: “you are food to my dogs already, I need people with flesh like your label head” See the tweet below:
‘I’m Going To Break Homes & Collapse Marriages When I’m Done With All My Surgeries’ – Bobrisky Vows
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‘I’m Going To Break Homes & Collapse Marriages When I’m Done With All My Surgeries’ – Bobrisky Vows

Popular Nigerian cross dresser, Bobrisky has vowed to cause major havoc when he is done with all his surgeries. Bobrisky just announced that he will be undergoing another surgery on his face in order to look prettier than how he is looking right now. Sharing a photo of himself, he wrote; “When am done with all my surgeries ehnnnn guys go hear am, homes go break, street go scatter, marriage go collapse !!!”
Tiwa Savage Vows To Never Return To Nigeria Again – Here Is Why..
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Tiwa Savage Vows To Never Return To Nigeria Again – Here Is Why..

Nigerian diva, Tiwa Savage may never go back to her homeland if we are to take her by her word. The songstress who recently travelled to California to work on her next album and to celebrate her birthday has vowed to never return to Nigeria. Tiwa Savage has revealed in her Snap that being in Los Angeles, California, U.S has made her skin glowing. Photo below:
Akothee vows to sue local publication over ‘fake’ reports of daughter’s road accident
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Akothee vows to sue local publication over ‘fake’ reports of daughter’s road accident

Kenya richest artist, Akothee, received shocking news that her daughter and alleged lover, MCA Tricky were involved in a grisly road accident and it tore her to pieces. Reading the reports from a local publication, Akothee cringed at the news – a heart almost growing cold – with the thoughts of her daughter´s alleged tragedy. The story's headline reads: 'Breaking News: MCA Tricky and Rue Baby involved in a grizzly road accident.' A story dated the 3rd of February 2020, but the publication´s name not shown. Akothee shared the screenshot on Instagram before revealing: 'Ish ?‍♂️?‍♂️?‍♂️ this thing made me piiii on myself ,I almost caused an accident myself.' Screaming louder, Mama Rue Baby penned: Who are this idiots wishing my children bad luck, I called my daughter...
We’ll Bring Alison-Madueke Back To Nigeria To Face Justice- EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu, Vows
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We’ll Bring Alison-Madueke Back To Nigeria To Face Justice- EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu, Vows

Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has vowed that the anti-graft agency would ensure that former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, is repatriated to Nigeria to face criminal charges against her. Magu made the vow in Ibadan, Oyo state today Wednesday, January 22nd 2020, while fielding questions from journalists during his working visit to the Commission’s Ibadan zonal office. He earlier told journalists when he was at the Ilorin Zonal Office on a working visit yesterday. He said the Commission had traced a number of criminal activities ranging from abuse of office, bribery, fraud, misuse of public funds and money-laundering to the former minister, who is currently at large to avoid questions on alleged criminal activities dotting her years as a minis...
Daughter Tells How she can Never Forgive her Mother after She Snatched her Husband and Had a Child for him 
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Daughter Tells How she can Never Forgive her Mother after She Snatched her Husband and Had a Child for him 

A British lady who lost her husband to her own mother who then had a child for him has said she will never forgive her. The heartbroken lady identified as Lauren Wall, 34, from Twickenham, south-west London reportedly married her now ex-husband when she was only 19-year-old. While they were preparing for their wedding at that time, Lauren's mother reportedly paid £15,000 to support her dream wedding, and also joined the couple on vacation. According to Lauren, her mother and her now ex-husband got along so much that she couldn't suspect that they were having an affair.  But her biggest shock came, when Paul decided to move out and nine months later, her mother Julie gave birth to his child announcing they were together. Speaking in an interview with Daily Mail, Lauren said:...
Photos From Comedian, I Go Save Court Wedding
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Photos From Comedian, I Go Save Court Wedding

Today January 13th, comedian, Otaghware Onodjayeke aka I Go Save, took his bride, Iyabo, before a registry to exchange vows in the presence of his family members and friends. He shared the photos on his IG page this evening. Congrats to them! He wrote So today I sealed a forever move with the one I love.. officially Mrs IYABO ONODJAYEKE welcome to the family baby.. wedding party loading.....
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Angry Nigerian Lady Vows To Infect Men With HIV

A Leaked Whatsapp conversation that has gone viral on Twitter shows an HIV positive lady who is hell bent on infecting many men as possible. The lady simply identified as Esther says she got the deadly disease from  her sugar daddy. Rather than inform her parents about it, Esther insists  on spreading the disease to any randy man that comes her way before she dies. So guys, just beware of the killer on the loose. See the Whatsapp conversation and her photo below:
Labour Vows To Shutdown First Bank Over Plans To Sack Over 1000 Workers
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Labour Vows To Shutdown First Bank Over Plans To Sack Over 1000 Workers

Organised labour has vowed to shut down First Bank of Nigeria over plans to sack over 1,000 of its workers without following due process. President of the National Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions Employees (NUBIFIE), Anthony Abakpa, who told The Guardian Wednesday that letters were already written and likely to be rolled to the workers yesterday, said the union will ensure it didn’t happen. He said the union, which is already at alert has written to all labour centres, including the Ministry the Labour and Employment, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), and the Association of Senior Staff of Banks Insurance and Financial Institutions (ASSBIFI). He said if the lender goes ahead to sack the workers, they will also move swiftly into action by shutting the bank...
Pastor Adeboye Donates N10m To UCH Ibadan, Vows To Give N20m More
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Pastor Adeboye Donates N10m To UCH Ibadan, Vows To Give N20m More

Pastor Enoch Adeboye has donated a sum of N10 million to the University College Hospital, Ibadan - The pastor donated the money for a hemodialysis machine that cost N10 million - Adeboye's son, Leke, recently revealed that his father has promised to donate two more machines General overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has donated the sum of N10 million to the University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan, Oyo state. It was gathered that the N10 million was used to purchase one hemodialysis machine for the hospital. The machine is said to be used to filter a patient's blood to remove excess water and waste products in the blood. The pastor shared a post on his Instagram page, explaining that God had charged him to donate the hemodialysis machine to th...
Ronaldo Vows To Break The All-Time International Goals Record Of 109
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Ronaldo Vows To Break The All-Time International Goals Record Of 109

Cristiano Ronaldo vowed to break the world record for men's international goals after scoring his 99th Portugal goal in a 2-0 win over Luxembourg to clinch their place at Euro 2020. He is 10 behind Iran legend Ali Daei's tally of 109, after his most prolific year for Portugal with 14 goals. "All records must be broken and I will beat that record," he said. Bernardo Silva's ball over the top allowed Bruno Fernandes to fire them ahead and Ronaldo scored a late second. Holders Portugal needed to beat Luxembourg to make sure of a place at next summer's tournament. Fernando Santos' 2016 winners finished second in Group B, three points clear of Serbia who drew 2-2 against Ukraine. Ronaldo must wait until the next international break in March for the chance to become just the s...
#BBNaija: Why I didn’t cheat on my wife – Mike Opens up
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#BBNaija: Why I didn’t cheat on my wife – Mike Opens up

Big Brother Naija 2019 contestant, Mike Edward, won the admiration of many for the way he conducted himself while in the House. Edward had recently gotten married before joining the competition, and though he was exposed to an array of beautiful ladies and several opportunities to cheat on his wife, he remained true to his vows. Speaking on his motivation, he said, “If I were unmarried, I wouldn’t have been in the House. I also commend the guys that went into the House and weren’t distracted. For me, there was no reason or excuse (to cheat on my wife), because there were other single guys in the House who did nothing too. I had made a commitment to my wife on the day I said “I do” to her at the altar. I have made the decision for a long time. BBN was just a game.” Thanking people who sup...
Rio Ferdinand breaks down in tears as he watches Kate Wright walk down the aisle
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Rio Ferdinand breaks down in tears as he watches Kate Wright walk down the aisle

Rio Ferdinand was left in tears when he watched Kate Wright walk down the aisle. The happy couple exchanged vows in front of close family and friends at the five-star luxury D Maris Bay hotel, in Turkey on Friday. In the first interview about the wedding, the dad-of-three, 40, admitted he got "so emotional" when he saw his daughter Tia, eight, walk down the aisle before seeing his stunning new bride, 27. He told OK! magazine: “I cried as soon as the day started. Seeing Tia walk up the aisle before Kate set me off. It was just so emotional. "There was just no going back on the emotion, that’s why I had to keep my shades on! Seeing Tate and Lorenz walk Kate down the aisle was particularly poignant and we wouldn’t have wanted to do it any other way. They were so proud and they c...
We’ll retake Adamawa in 2023, APC vows
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We’ll retake Adamawa in 2023, APC vows

Stakeholders of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa State have taken stock of how the party lost the state in the 2019 election due to disunity and resolved to put the past behind them and take back the state in 2023. The stakeholders came out of a reconciliatory meeting in Yola on Friday night saying they had learnt their lessons and would henceforth work together for the success of the party at all levels. A former member of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu, and Hajia Aisha Buhari’s brother, Ahmed Halilu (Mudi) had been bitterly against Sen Mohammed Jibrilla (Bindow) after Bindow as the state governor at the time, won the APC governorship primary which Ribadu and Mudi discredited. The two rejected Bindow’s candidacy up to the general el...
Yoruba Will Retaliate Killing Of Afenifere Leader’s Daughter – Gani Adams Vows
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Yoruba Will Retaliate Killing Of Afenifere Leader’s Daughter – Gani Adams Vows

Gani Adams, leader of the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) has said Yoruba race will retaliate the dead of Funke Olakunrin, daughter of Reuben Fasoranti, leader of Afenifere, a pan-Yoruba socio-cultural group. Mrs Olakunrin who died on Friday was reportedly killed by herdsmen in Ondo State. The state Police command in reaction said those who committed the crime were armed robbers. Insecurity in the country, particularly the South-West region, predominantly occupied by the Yoruba tribe, has recently risen with herdsmen from the Fulani extraction fingered as arrowheads of the criminal activities. Mr Adams is of the opinion that the crime was committed by herders and has said they Yoruba people is not bereft of ideas on how to end insecurity in the region. He said the world should...
Buhari Will Be Challenged Under Me – Senate President Vows
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Buhari Will Be Challenged Under Me – Senate President Vows

Ahmed Lawan, President of the 9th Senate has vowed that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari will be challenged to proof the legislature under him is not a rubber stamp as insinuated in some quarters. Mr Lawan stated this on Friday while addressing Women Parliamentarians, led by Joy Emordi, a former federal lawmaker. Critics of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) are quick to refer to the top lawmaker as a rubber stamp of the executive led by President Muhammadu Buhari, considering the circumstances that led to his emergence as the leader of the legislative arm of government. Mr Buhari and his party had explored all available means at its disposal to ensure Mr Lawan succeeded the immediate past President of the 8th Senate, Bukola Saraki, Although the top l...
FG Vows To Secure Leah Sharibu’s Release
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FG Vows To Secure Leah Sharibu’s Release

The Federal Government yesterday vowed to ensure the release of Leah Sharibu who was abducted by Boko Haram insurgents in 2018. President Muahmmadu Buhari who gave the assurance said all the girls abducted by the insurgents would be reunited with their families soon. President Buhari who was represented at the Nigerian Army Day Celebration (NADCEL) parade at the Ikeja Cantonment, by the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, said that the government would not relent in its fight against the insurgents. He commended the Nigerian Army for ensuring that no territory of the country was taken by the Boko Haram terrorists, pointing out that in the earlier part of 2015, 17 local governments were in the hands of the terrorists. “We must and will continue to demonstrate the political will an...
Nnamdi Kanu Vows Never To Allow FG Arrest Him In UK
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Nnamdi Kanu Vows Never To Allow FG Arrest Him In UK

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), says he will not allow the Federal Government arrest him in the United Kingdom as he has planned to challenge the order in the United Kingdom. The IPOB leader also tackled the federal government over his prosecution, insisting he is innocent of the accusations against him. A federal high court in Abuja had revoked the bail granted Kanu in 2017, after his continued absence in court. Binta Nyako, justice of the court, also issued an arrest warrant against the IPOB leader, citing the continued absence of the IPOB leader in court. Kanu, who is facing trial alongside other Biafran activists for alleged treason, had gone into hiding months after his bail only to reappear in Israel after  one year. He then moved to the UK. ...
Proposed VAT Hike: Labour Warns Against Plan, Vows To Resist It
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Proposed VAT Hike: Labour Warns Against Plan, Vows To Resist It

When President Muhammadu Buhari recently urged Nigerians to fasten their belt in readiness for a bumpy ride in his second tenure, grappling with the concomitant effects of a 35-50 per cent review of the Value Added Tax (VAT), in an economy that is still nursing the aches of recession, was never envisaged. It was the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Udoma Udo Udoma and the Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Tunde Fowler that dropped the bombshell last week when they appeared before the Senate Committee on Finance. The proposal, which increases VAT from the current five per cent to either 6.75 per cent (35%) or 7.25 per cent (50%) according to them, is to enable the Federal Government pay the newly-approved N30,000 minimum wage. Their proposal ha...
Rotimi Amaechi Vows To Take Action Over Train Ticket Racketeering
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Rotimi Amaechi Vows To Take Action Over Train Ticket Racketeering

Minister of transportation, Hon. Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi paid unscheduled visit to Idu Train Station and warns on alleged train ticket racketeering. He said that he is not joking, I hear complain on how you people sells ticket to a group of people to go and resell at high price that if he hear such thing that he will punish them. The minister futher stated that he was once a Governor that if you take the big man out the poor people will run away. Amaechi promise to take action with them. Watch Video below as the former Governor was ranting Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi @ChibuikeAmaechi paid unscheduled visit to Idu Train Station and warns on alleged train ticket racketeering. Promise to take action. pic.twitter.com/jr0vTsq6Kc — AMT?? (@AMTanimu) March 22, 2019 ...
Ogah Denies Collecting Money From Ikpeazu, Vows To Retrieve His “Stolen Mandate”
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Ogah Denies Collecting Money From Ikpeazu, Vows To Retrieve His “Stolen Mandate”

Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last governorship election in Abia, Uchechukwu Sampson Ogah, has denied receiving money from Governor Okezie Victor Ikpeazu to forgo his plan of filing a suit against him at the Governorship Election Tribunal. We learnt that there's been a rumoured report that Ikpeazu had settled Ogah with some money as part of a “post-election settlement deal” allegedly entered into earlier. However, in a statement personally signed by Uche Ogah on Thursday, he said he was still going to challenge the outcome of the March 9 guber poll, insisting that it was no election but a “charade”. In the statement, which was made available on Friday, the governorship candidate maintained that his party, APC has since rejected the results and called ...
Church Of Satan Reacts As Daddy Freeze Says Marriage Vows Are Satanic
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Church Of Satan Reacts As Daddy Freeze Says Marriage Vows Are Satanic

The Church of Satan has reacted to a statement made by Nigerian OAP Daddy Freeze, where he stated that marriage vows are satanic. Earlier today, Daddy Freeze had taken to social media to share his opinion on the topic, where he stated that all vows are satanic, including the ones said on wedding day. He even added that Christ said so himself. Well, just as the Church of Satan usually responds to any statement or opinion they find contrary to their belief in Satan, they got hold of Freeze's statement and responded. They wrote: Marriage is not or everyone, but Satanists can admit and take responsibility for their own positions.Sounds like Daddy Freeze is just trying to make excuses to get out of it.
Marriage Vows Are Satanic – Daddy Freeze
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Marriage Vows Are Satanic – Daddy Freeze

Popular and controversial Nigerian OAP, Daddy Freeze has said that according to Christ, all vows including marriage vows are satanic. He made this known in a recent post on his Instagram page, where he stated that anyone who disagrees with the statement can go ahead and argue with Christ when they meet. See what he wrote below; For Christians, the scriptures say two became one. How can you become one with someone who can’t access your phone, email or bank details? HOW? – Those pulpit gaslights have lied to you all your life, a great pity it is that you are living a lie and the consequence is your expulsion from God’s city read Rev22:15. – Many of you are living separate lives while carrying a legal document to pronounce you a couple, thats a huge joke on no one else but you...
President Buhari Vows To Reverse “Terrible Mismanagement” Of Nigeria
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President Buhari Vows To Reverse “Terrible Mismanagement” Of Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari says the Federal Government is doing its best to correct and reverse the terrible mismanagement the country has experienced in the past. He said this on Wednesday when he received a delegation of non-career ambassadors, who came to the State House, Abuja, to congratulate him on his re-election, adding that he believes that “with some luck, our best will be good enough.” He was quoted as saying this in a statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina. President Buhari further stated that Nigeria was trying to live within her means, “so we can improve our lot,” adding that government was determined to upgrade the country’s profile, both locally and internationally. He noted that it would be inexcusable fo...
Lagos AD Governorship Candidate Vows To Challenge Sanwo-olu’s Victory In Court
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Lagos AD Governorship Candidate Vows To Challenge Sanwo-olu’s Victory In Court

The gubernatorial candidate of the Alliance for Democracy,(AD) in Lagos State, Mr Owolabi Salis, has rejected Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s election victory as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). He made this statement at a press briefing in Lagos, saying that the results of the election held on March 9, were laced with multiple voting, intimidation, collation fraud among other offences. Salis said that INEC’s declaration of Sanwo-Olu as the governor-elect of the state showed how debased Nigerian democracy had become. He denounced the poll stating that it was totally unacceptable to him and, vowed to mount a legal challenge. Salis described INEC as incompetent, alleging that it was the major player used by the ruling party to actualise its plan. ...
73-year-old Politician Marries 25-year-old Pretty Lady
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73-year-old Politician Marries 25-year-old Pretty Lady

A 73-year-old politician is currently trending in Tanzania after news broke on his wedding with his 25-year-old pretty bride. Juma Kapuya, the former parliamentarian at Urambo constituency in Tanzania, wedded the beautiful young lady on Sunday, February 17, in a ceremony graced by family and friends. Photos and videos posted online show the couple exchanging vows in front of a lively crowd as Juma said ‘I Do’ to Mwajuma Mwiniko in the ceremony which was held in line with Muslim customs. Internet users have reacted to the marriage differently, with some saying the girl has the right to choose whomever she wants to marry since she is above 18. Others opposed to the marriage said that when Juma’s bride was born, he was two years shy of clocking 50 and was en route to becoming a ...
Rivers APC Vows To Jail  INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu
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Rivers APC Vows To Jail INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu

The All Progressives Congress, APC, in Rivers State, has vowed to jail the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu. The Director, Strategic Communications for the APC Campaign Organization, Prince Tonye Princewill, also vowed that the 2019 presidential and National Assembly election in Rivers State will be repeated if INEC fails to include the party in the ballot. Princewill also disclosed that a delegation from the APC in Rivers state has served contempt proceedings on the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, for not being independent enough. Princewill, a former governorship candidate in the state, said Yakubu will appear in court to explain why he should not be sent to jail for disobeying subs...
2019 Election: Nobody Will Unseat Me, Buhari Vows
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2019 Election: Nobody Will Unseat Me, Buhari Vows

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed that nobody will unseat him. He said contrary to opinions in some quarters, he had the strength to lead the country for four more years. Buhari stated this in an interview aired on Friday on the verified Instagram page of CNN Africa while responding to doubts about his ability to run the country for a second term. The interviewer had asked the President, “This is a vibrant democracy. You came in, unseating the incumbent. Are you worried the same could happen to you?” To this, Buhari responded, “No. Nobody would unseat me.” He added, “I am ready to take this country forward for the next four years.” When asked his plans for containing the terror in the North-East, the President insisted that Boko Haram was no longer “technically” ha...
APC Vows To Punish Amosun After Elections
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APC Vows To Punish Amosun After Elections

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has announced that Ibikunle Amosun, Governor of Ogun State, will not escape punishment for the embarrassment he caused the party during the presidential rally at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Kuto, Abeokuta, on Monday. At the rally, Amosun had shocked everyone when he campaigned for both APC and the Allied People’s Movement (APM), the party of his anointed who did not get the APC governorship ticket. But the high point was Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the party and President Muhammadu Buhari being pelted by the crowd. Bola Tinubu, National Leader of the party, was also videoed flinging the party’s flag away in annoyance. The party has now announced that it intends to “review this gross misconduct of deliberately positioning thugs to a...
Lagos Will Be Delivered To President Buhari – Ambode Vows
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Lagos Will Be Delivered To President Buhari – Ambode Vows

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday assured President Muhammadu Buhari that residents in Lagos would troop out en masse on February 16 and deliver the State to him and other National Assembly candidates of the All Progressive Congress (APC). PoliticsNGR learned that Governor Ambode, who spoke at the APC Presidential Mega Rally, held at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, Lagos, said the President in the last three and half years fully supported the infrastructural growth in the State and would do more if given another mandate of four years. According to him, the February 16 election was not about tribe or religion, but strictly about job creation, infrastructural development and economic growth, saying that President Buhari has shown total commitment to mak...
Instagram Vows To Remove All Graphic Self-harm Images From Site
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Instagram Vows To Remove All Graphic Self-harm Images From Site

All graphic images of self-harm will be removed from Instagram, the head of the social media platform has told the BBC. The move comes after the father of 14-year-old Molly Russell, who took her own life in 2017, said Instagram had “helped kill” his daughter. Molly’s family found she had been viewing graphic images of self-harm on the site prior to her death. Adam Mosseri said Instagram was trying to balance “the need to act now and the need to act responsibly”. He added the site was “not where we need to be on the issues of self-harm and suicide”. When asked by the BBC’s Angus Crawford when the images would be removed, Mr Mosseri replied: “As quickly as we can, responsibly.” Molly’s father Ian Russell welcomed Instagram’s commitment and said he hoped they would act s...
MC Oluomo Talks Tough At Oshodi APC Mega Rally, Vows To End PDP In Lagos
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MC Oluomo Talks Tough At Oshodi APC Mega Rally, Vows To End PDP In Lagos

Alhaji Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya Aka MC Oluomo has flagged off the Oshodi One APC Mega Rally in Lagos. During the flag off, MC Oluomo, vowed to work for the end of PDP on Oshodi and Lagos State at large. Read the statement MC Oluomo released after the flag off and see more photos and watch videos after the cut.... MC OLOUMO OSHODI APC MEGA RALLY/FLAG OFF 8th February, 2019. It was a glorious day for me Alhaji Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya Mc Oluomo astute APC chieftain aslo President Oshodi One group, within the Oshodi environs, publicly pledged my total support to work hard for my beloved party APC and to ensure victory in the forth coming elections. On behalf of Oshodi one I vowed never to allow the repeat of what happened in 2015 to repeat itself becuase it was regrettable...
Sowore Vows To Turn Nigeria Into A Construction Site
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Sowore Vows To Turn Nigeria Into A Construction Site

Speaking at the unilag town hall meeting yesterday, presidential aspirant for the AAC party, omoyele Sowore said "What I propose is to put aside $3.6 billion and we'll turn this country into a construction site. "We're in need of 17 million homes, over 80 million Nigerians are without homes. We need to set the standard that an average of five Nigerians should be entitled to a house: a father, a mother, and at least three kids." N100,000 minimum wage for workers to afford houses Speaking further on how to ensure that Nigerians have access to affordable homes, the Sahara Reporters publisher said he'll increase the national minimum wage to N100,000 so that workers are able to afford houses. "What I'm going to do is to increase the salary of an average worker to N100,000. I'...
PPC Presidential Candidate, Victor Okhai Vows To Defeat Buhari, Atiku
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PPC Presidential Candidate, Victor Okhai Vows To Defeat Buhari, Atiku

The candidate of the Providence Peoples Congress in next month’s presidential poll, Mr Victor Okhai, on Saturday vowed to defeat both candidates of the All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari, and the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate Atiku Abubakar in the election. Okhai at a campaign rally in Ibadan lamented that the democracy in the country since 1999 had not made an impact on the people. According to him, the PPC has what it takes to win the presidential and governorship elections in many states. Okhai urged the people to stand for their rights and punish both the APC and the PDP during the general elections “because they have failed to utilise the resources God deposited in our land for the good and greater advantage of the majority”. The governorship ...
I Won’t Use Government Fund For Campaign, Buhari Vows
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I Won’t Use Government Fund For Campaign, Buhari Vows

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja reiterated his commitment to eliminate corruption in campaign financing in the country. He said that he will not authorise the use of any money from the treasury for his re-election campaign. Speaking at the close of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, President Buhari directed cabinet ministers to take advantage of technology to reach out to voters on the need to return the All Progressives Congress (APC) led administration in next month’s general elections.
“I Will Die For Buhari” – Gov. Lalong Vows As Oshiomhole Urges Atiku’s Rejection
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“I Will Die For Buhari” – Gov. Lalong Vows As Oshiomhole Urges Atiku’s Rejection

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has urged Nigerians to reject the presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Alhaji Atiku Abubakar saying that he would sell Nigeria if he is elected president. He noted that PDP is the architect of the present economic hardship Nigerians were passing through and urged the masses to reject him during the February 16, presidential election. Oshiomhole disclosed this on Friday during the official flag-off of Governor Simon Lalong’s re-election campaign, held at the Rwang Pam Township Stadium Jos, Plateau. The chairman also received defectors from the PDP, led by ex-factional Chairman of National Football Association (NFA), Chris Giwa, while chairmen of 45 political parties ...
ASUU Vows To Pursue Ongoing Strike To Logical Conclusion
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ASUU Vows To Pursue Ongoing Strike To Logical Conclusion

- The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says the 2019 elections will not stop its struggle to revitalise public varsities in the country - The chairman of ASUU, University of Ibadan chapter, Deji Omole, says ASUU is not part of INEC and that the electoral commission can look elsewhere for ad-hoc staff to conduct the election - Omole notes that what Nigerians are only interested in is credible election and not participation of lecturers The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said it is ready to pursue its ongoing strike to a logical conclusion irrespective of whether there would be general elections or not. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Yakub Mahmood, had said that ...
WANDE Militant Group Vows To Disrupt 2019 General Elections
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WANDE Militant Group Vows To Disrupt 2019 General Elections

The upcoming 2019 elections has been threatened to be disrupted by a new militant group unless the Federal Government meets its demands on the development of the Niger Delta region. The militant group known as War Against Niger Delta Exploitation (WANDE) revealed this in a communique signed by its spokesman, ‘General’ Nomukeme, in Port Harcourt on Tuesday. The group threatened to begin hostilities should the federal government fail to prove its commitment to the development of the Niger Delta region. In a seven-point communique in which it indicated and lamented that the government has been denying the people of the region the right to enjoy their God given resources. Also, the militant group has resolved to support President Muhammadu Buhari if he could prove his administr...
Kumuyi Speaks On His Death Vows Not Not Hand Over To Rascals
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Kumuyi Speaks On His Death Vows Not Not Hand Over To Rascals

THE General Superintendent of Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Kumuyi, Saturday, maintained that the church will not be handed over to ‘rascals’ who are not portraying the image of Christ in their character. Kumuyi made the declaration via a satellite broadcast from headquarters of the church in Lagos, while teaching on the topic, ‘Fear Not: The Promise Is Still Good’ during the Faith Clinic session at the ongoing Deeper Life National December Retreat, holding at the Deeper Life Conference Centre (DLCC), which started on Friday, December 21 and ends December 25. He said the church will not condone any form of rascality and rebellion because the word of God never encourages that and is a strange behaviour capable of taking one to hell fire. He said: “We are not going to h...
President Buhari Vows To Make Aviation Pride Of Africa
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President Buhari Vows To Make Aviation Pride Of Africa

He said the federal government owed Chinese government $69.3million counterpart fund for the construction of four airports under the project. The four airports are Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt and Kano. The President, at the commissioning of the new terminal at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, in Abuja, said his target was to make Nigerian Aviation industry a pride in the continent. He said, “I wish to assure you therefore, that Government remains committed to developing Nigeria into Regional air transportation hub and thereby assuming its leadership in the aviation sub sector in Africa.” “This Administration recognises aviation as a catalyst for economic growth and as such will continue to encourage and support the actualization of projects that will place Ni...