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We will take 10m Nigerians out of poverty in the next 10 years – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday September 12, said that President Buhari’s administration will take 10 million Nigerians out of poverty in the next 10 years.   Osinbajo announced this during a courtesy visit¬†to the Emir of Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu Bashar at his¬†Abdullahi Fodio palace in Birnin Kebbi. According toRead More

Some people plotting to set Nigeria on fire – DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Monday September 9, warned that¬†some people¬†are plotting to set the nation on fire.   The Secret Police’s spokesperson,¬†Peter Afunaya in a statement said¬†that the aim of the unmentioned group or persons is to inflame passions across ethnic and religious divides with expected violentRead More

‘I lied, I cheated, I took your love for granted’ – Icebergslim apologizes to Juliet Ibrahim one year after they broke up

Rapper, Icebergslim has finally tendered a public apology to his ex-boo, Juliet Ibrahim almost one year after they broke up.   At the time of their break up, no reason was given despite the several subliminals they fired at each other on social media.   In his apology today, IcebergslimRead More

Emir Sanusi receives 4th wife, four years after wedding

Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II on Saturday August 3, received his 4th wife HRH Sa‚Äôadatu Barkindo Mustapha.   Emir Sanusi II had married the daughter of Lamido of Adamawa¬†Muhammadu Barkindo-Mustafa, in a low-key ceremony which was held¬†in Yola on September 25, 2015.¬†HRH Sa‚Äôadatu Barkindo Mustapha was only an 18-year-oldRead More

17 Nigerians, one Ugandan arrested in connection with attacks on police officers in Malaysia

17 Nigerian nationals and one Ugandan were arrested on Sunday night, in connection with the attack on police personnel by a group of African men, while on duty at the Flora Damansara apartment in Petaling Jaya, Kuala Lumpur, last Thursday. Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Datuk Seri Abdul Hamid Bador saidRead More

Akin Alabi calls out Jumia Nigeria for listing his book for sale on their platform without his approval

Businessman/Politician,¬†Akin Alabi has called out Jumia Nigeria for listing his book for sale on their platform without his approval.   Taking to his Twitter page, he wrote: ‘Dear @JumiaNigeria. What‚Äôs your mode of operation like? I can‚Äôt remember listing my book on your platform.’

Anambra Police nab three suspected cultists who abducted, gang raped two young girls and forced them to undergo initiation rituals

The Anambra State Police Command on Thursday, paraded three suspected cultists over the abduction and rape of two young girls. Briefing newsmen, spokesperson of the command, SP Haruna Mohammed said that on Wednesday,¬†Surveillance Patrol team attached to Awada Division arrested ¬†Andrew Ejike, 20,¬†Chidiebere Edwin, 19 and¬†Chisom Christian, 17. “All theRead More

British Airways fined more than £189,000,000 for stealing people’s data

British Airways is¬†to be fined more than ¬£189 million over a customer data breach.   The airline announced this morning that¬†it had been notified by the UK Information Commissioner‚Äôs Office that it intends to hit British Airways with the fine because of the theft of people‚Äôs data from its website.Read More

Those who perpetrate abuse in our places of worship, God is watching you in 3D- Pastor Sam Adeyemi’s wife, Nike, writes

The wife of the senior pastor of Day Star Christian Center, Sam Adeyemi, Nike, shared this via her Instagram page amidst the rape scandal involving clergyman and senior pastor of COZA, Biodun Fatoyinbo.   Singer, Timi Dakolo’s wife Busola, accused Fatoyinbo of raping her when she was 17, an allegationRead More

More drama in Imo State as Governor Ihedioha sends police to raid and confiscate clothes, chairs, fridges from Okorocha’s daughter‚Äôs shop (Video)

There was pandemonium on Thursday night in Owerri, the Imo State capital when armed youths attached to the Imo State Committee on Recovery of Government property¬†invaded a shopping mall (House of Freeda) owned by the daughter of the immediate past governor of the State, in search of government property.  Read More

Corps member returns to his village upon receiving his NYSC discharge certificate to thank his mother who sacrificed all for him (photos)

A youth corps member who passed out recently,¬†has won the hearts of many with his kind gesture. Immediately he received his discharge certificate today, Ezeukoh Ebelechukwu, said he travelled home to show his mum as well as appreciate her for all her sacrifices raising nine children singlehandedly.   On gettingRead More

Lady weeps after she was thrown out of a moving car by kidnappers in Rivers state

A Lady escaped being abducted in Port Harcourt, Rivers state today June 22nd.   Broadcaster Chioma Ezenwafor who shared the story online, stated that there was an accident along NTA road in Port Harcourt earlier today¬†involving two vehicles in which one somersaulted. While the accident caused traffic, suspected kidnappers reportedlyRead More

Wife allegedly injects hubby with rat poison in Kaduna

A newly wed has been accused of injecting her husband with rat poison in Kaduna state.   Facebook user, Masur Salihu, who shared the story online, said the woman was allegedly advised by her friends to kill her husband so they can connect her with a wealthy man in Abuja.Read More

Gulder breaks activation industry record with 1000 lights

Courage, it is said, has no limits. This can best describe what took place in Onitsha on penultimate week when the Nigeria‚Äôs largest experiential marketing agency, Oracle Experience, cemented its footprint in the sand of time with one thousand mixed lights at the Gulder Red Night Party.   Oracle ExperienceRead More

Any man who doesn’t show commitment financially is not safe for you to marry- Bishop Abioye advises women (video)

The Senior Pastor of the Living Faith Church, Bishop David Abioye, has advised women against settling for men with no financial commitment.   While delivering his sermon in his church recently, the clergyman stressed the importance of finances in a relationship. Speaking specifically to single women, the clergyman said ”AnyRead More

Philadelphia’s first openly gay deputy sheriff, Dante Austin found dead at his desk in ‘apparent suicide’

Philadelphia’s first openly gay Deputy Sheriff allegedly committed suicide at his desk from an apparent gunshot wound on Friday, just before the city’s weekend of pride celebrations were set to begin.   Dante Austin, 27, was found dead at his desk at the Philadelphia Sheriff’s office. An official cause ofRead More

Lagos police confirms woman who claimed husband wanted to use her for rituals is a psychiatric patient

The Lagos state police command has released a statement confirming that the lady who raised alarm in Lagos on Friday June 6th, claiming that her husband wanted to use her and their children for rituals, is mentally unstable. The woman currently recieving treatment in the hospital Recall that a video of the womanRead More

Heartbreaking Photos: 6- year-old boy repeatedly assaulted and battered by his mother and stepfather because he wets the bed

Heartbreaking Photos: 6- year-old boy repeatedly assaulted and battered by his mother and stepfather because he wets the bed Shocking photos online showed the state of a six-year-old boy who has been repeatedly assaulted and battered by his Thai mother and Cambodian stepfather because he wet the bed.   LittleRead More

Those calling me ‚ÄėBaba Go Slow‚Äô will be shocked in my second term – President Buhari

President Buhari has said that the people¬†who have referred to him¬†as Baba Go Slow during his first term in office,¬†will be shocked at the pace he will work in his¬†second term which commences tomorrow Wednesday, May 29th.   The President made this known during a special interview¬†session with the NigerianRead More

Cossy Ojiakor loses mum one year after the death of her father

Cossy Ojiakor has lost her mother a year after her father passed on.   The actress made the sad announcement this morning, writing:¬†“Mum………. What God has joined together not even death could put assunder. Dad & Mum finally together….. it is well……RIP”     The loss comes more than aRead More