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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

BBNaija 2019: Nigerians react over choice of housemates

Some Nigerians have expressed shock over the choice of housemates for the ongoing fourth season of the Big Brother Naija reality show. DAILY POST reports that the season¬†kicked off Sunday with 21 housemates,¬†most of whom some viewers have described as ‚Äúmore foreign than Nigerian‚ÄĚ. Respondents said that it was puzzlingRead More

FBI arrests 9 Nigerians for $3.5m wire fraud in US

Nine Nigerians have been arrested in the United States of America over allegations of fraud.   Geoffrey Berman, the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and James Spero, Special Agent in Charge of the Tampa, Florida, Field Office of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement‚Äôs Homeland Security InvestigationsRead More

Ten Nigerians among 13 foreigners arrested without valid visa in Sri Lanka

Ten Nigerians are among 13 foreign nationals arrested by police for violating Sri Lankan immigration laws during their stay in the country, police said on Monday. The others arrested for the crime include one Indian, an Iraqi and a Thai national staying in different parts of the Lankan capital, policeRead More

MJ VS Beyonce trends as Nigerians argue about who is a better performer between Michael Jackson and Beyonce

A heated debate has ensued on Twitter regarding who is a better performer between Michael Jackson and Beyonce. No doubt, Michael Jackson and Beyonce are two musicians who have made great impact with their talent, but Twitter users believe they are not on the same level and have resorted to comparing MJRead More

11 Nigerians arrested for trafficking Nigerian women to Italy and forcing them into prostitution

Eleven Nigerians, eight women and three men, were arrested in Turin, Italy on Friday for allegedly luring Nigerian women to Italy with the promise of a better life and then forcing them into prostitution to pay back the 25,000 euro a head debt they had contracted. The young women wereRead More

‘Tell Buhari that Nigerians are hungry’ – Gani Adams tells Femi Adesina

The Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land, Chief Gani Adams on Thursday took on the Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, on the claim that life had improved under Buhari’ s watch . This was as Prof Akin Onigbinde described the statistics on Buhari’s achievementsRead More

Nigerians roast Desmond Elliot for commissioning a ‘biofil’ public toilet in his constituency

Nollywood actor cum politician, Desmond Elliot representing Surulere constituency at the Lagos State house of assembly is currently under fire online for¬†commissioning a ‘biofil’ public toilet in his constituency.   According to Desmond Elliot, ‘this isnt just a building, its not just a toilet, but one that converts waste toRead More

Polls Postponement: INEC has to explain to Nigerians what really happened – President Buhari

President Buhari has said the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) owes¬†Nigerians detailed explanation for its decision to delay the general elections.   Speaking at the All Progressives Congress (APC) emergency caucus meeting at the party secretariat, President Buhari said: ‚Äė‚ÄėDefinitely, the reasons such incompetence manifested have to be explained toRead More

See the reactions from Nigerians after they were advised to purchase these Black dolls for their kids

Parents, would you purchase these dolls for your kids? Continue to see the reactions from Nigerians after seeing this tweet…  

Nigerians’ hilarious reactions to MTN’s #SeasonOfSurprises’ freebies!

MTN Nigeria has been gifting Nigerians in celebration of the yuletide and thousands have received various goodies like bags of rice, bottles of oils, free bus tickets within Nigeria and even refunds for plane tickets for flights within the country!   These surprises have become a huge topic of conversationRead More

Nigerians drag the heck out of BBNaija winner, Miracle after announcing his break up with Nina saying, ‘don‚Äôt subject us to an undue imaginary relationship’

Moments ago, Miracle Ikechukwu the winner of the 2018 Big Brother Naija announced his break up with fellow housemate, Nina.   In his statement, Miracle said,¬†‘neither me nor Nina, I believe has ever publicly or in private told anyone we are in love and are dating. So please kindly don‚ÄôtRead More

‘I overcame poverty by getting out of Nigeria and staying far away from Nigeria and Nigerians’ – Hushpuppi

Flamboyant Nigerian, Hushpuppi recently reacted to a question on his greatest challenge and how he over came it.   According to him, ‘my greatest challenge was getting myself out of poverty. How I did it was simple, I got out of Nigeria and stayed far away from Nigeria and Nigerians’.Read More

Sujimoto inspires young Nigerians in a one-day mentorship program

The MD/CEO of Nigeria‚Äôs most creative and innovative luxury real estate company, Sujimoto construction, held an intensive and engaging One-day Internship & Mentorship Program which was widely attended by young Nigerian students aged 12- 22 years, specially selected from different institutions from all over Nigeria.   Speaking with the young,Read More

”Stop ‚Äėglorifying thieves‚Äô’ President Buhari appeals to Nigerians

”Stop ‚Äėglorifying thieves‚Äô’ President Buhari appeals to Nigerians. President Buhari has appealed to Nigerians to stop glorifying thieves in the society. In his Sallah message to mark the end of the Ramadan fast, President Buhari said thieves in the society must be treated with disdain for bringing hardships to others.Read More

BBNaija 2018: How Nigerians made Alex popular ‚Äď Genevieve Nnaji.

BBNaija 2018: How Nigerians made Alex popular ‚Äď Genevieve Nnaji. Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji, says Nigerians who criticize Alex for her relationship with former housemate, Tobi were responsible for her popularity. Genevieve, who seems to be in support of Alex, took to her Instagram to describe the ex-BBNaija housemate asRead More

Coachella: Nigerians react as Beyonce honors Fela, Chimamanda

Coachella: Nigerians react as Beyonce honors Fela, Chimamanda. Some Nigerians on Twitter have applauded the American music star, Beyonce for paying tribute to Afro beat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti and honouring Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Adichie. Beyonce, who became the first black woman to headline Coachella on Saturday, did so withRead More

BBNaija 2018: What Nigerians said about Sunday’s single eviction

BBNaija 2018: What Nigerians said about Sunday‚Äôs single eviction Viewers of the ongoing Big Brother Naija 2018, ‚ÄėDouble Wahala‚Äô have expressed their dissatisfaction at Sunday‚Äôs single eviction. Some of the viewers were expecting that two housemates, out of the six nominated would be evicted, just like two housemates were evictedRead More

See how Nigerians reacted to Cee-C ripping off Payporte outfit and calling it ‘Nonsense

See how Nigerians reacted to Cee-C ripping off Payporte outfit and calling it ‘Nonsense Big Brother Naija¬†housemate,¬†Cee-C¬†sparked a controversy after she ripped off the outfit Payporte brought for her for their weekend¬†party. The outfits brought for the all the housemates were meant to promote and embrace the Nigerian culture, butRead More