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Shocking: Fans worry over Jet Li’s health (Photos)

A photo allegedly of martial artist, Jet Li, has alarmed fans and raised questions about the 55-year-old action star’s health. After the photo, which was taken at a temple in Tibet went viral on Saturday, the South China Morning Post reported that fans were “praying for his health” Long known for his youthful looks and acrobatic […]

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Meghan Markle Makes Her Royal Debut In Style (Photos)

Few days after marrying Prince Harry and officially becoming a member of the family, Meghan Markle has made her first public appearance as a royal. The newlyweds stepped out at Buckingham Palace for a garden party hosted in honor of Prince Charles as part of his 70th birthday celebrations, though the Prince of Wales’ actual birthday is not until mid-November. This particular […]

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Bloody Nigeria: Herdsmen have killed 425 people in Benue state this year – Governor

Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state, says suspected herdsmen have killed over 425 people in Benue in 2018 alone. Ortom said this on Tuesday during the burial of two Catholic priests – Felix Tyolaha and Joseph Gor – and 17 parishioners killed by gunmen during a raid on Saint Ignatius Parish, Mbalom, Benue. The governor regretted […]

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I’m ready for probe, Obasanjo dares Buhari

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that he is ready for probe over the $16b Power Project. He made this known in a statement by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi. The statement reads, ‘It has come to the attention of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo that a statement credited to President Muhammadu Buhari, apparently without correct information and […]

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$16bn electricity project: Buhari tackles Obasanjo, asks, ‘Where’s the power?’

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday threw a jibe at former President Olusegun Obasanjo for spending $16bn on power projects during his tenure, without corresponding power supply to Nigerians. Although he did not mention any name, Buhari said “a former Nigerian leader” was bragging at a time that his administration spent the amount on power sector, […]

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Magu speaks on ‘governorship’ ambition

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, on Monday said he was not nursing any ambition to become the governor of Borno State. Magu also said that he is not a politician and should not be classified as one, as he was contented with the assignment given to him by the […]

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Pope Francis tells gay man: ‘God made you like that and loves you like that’

A victim of clerical sexual abuse has said that Pope Francis told him that God made him gay and that his sexuality “does not matter.” Juan Carlos Cruz, a survivor of sexual abuse, spent three days with Pope Francis at the Vatican in April, in which he discussed his sexuality and the abuse he suffered […]

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Hacking into Nigerian banks very easy, says medical doctor turned cyber criminal

A medical doctor turned international hacker, who has been on the Police wanted list, Michael Thompson Williams, has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command. Michael, who boasted of his escapades as a hacker, took a swipe at the Nigerian banking system, describing it as the easiest to hack, including government-owned account. The 28-year-old suspect […]

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Royal wedding attendees auction souvenirs on eBay (Photos)

A group of  1,200 non-VIPs invited to the royal wedding between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry on Saturday have started to sell off the wedding souvenirs they got on eBay. The non-VIPs were called “community champions” and they are selling the free royal wedding commemorative gift bags on eBay for £400 or more. The canvas bags inscribed with […]

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Nigerian Government Launches N64m Website To Bring Governance Closer To Citizens

Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation (SGF) has launched a new website for his office. Mustapha unveiled the website — which he said costs N64 million — at his office in Abuja, on Monday. The federal government had allocated N65m for the portal in the 2017 budget. The SGF said the old website was […]

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Singer Beyoncé Purchases Church in New Orleans (Photo)

Beyoncé now has her very own church! Queen Bey’s the new owner of a stone structured, 7,500 sq. ft house of God in The Big Easy. The New Orleans church, which is more than 100 years old — was listed at $850,000 … but it’s unclear if she got a divine discount. Beyonce’s church was built […]

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Nigeria 2019: Police, lawmakers, Customs, oil merchants, others gang up against Buhari – Presidency

The Presidency Sunday lamented that some set of Nigerians that had fed fat on the nation’s treasury through corrupt means were working hard to dislodge the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress, APC, in collaboration with the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, through the slogan “change the change.” Those behind the campaign to ensure that […]

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Don Jazzy Reacts To Linda Ikeji’s Pregnancy News

Don Jazzy, who is always fun of Linda, took to Twitter after the pregnancy news-break and wrote; Considering his crush for the blogger, one is not shocked that he was quick to declare that all fingers should point at Ikeji’s fiance. Linda is expecting a baby boy!

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I want to be Africa’s biggest philanthropist, says Dangote

Aliko Dangote, billionaire businessman, says he wants to be known as the biggest philanthropist in Africa. Dangote said this at the weekend during the inauguration of the foundation’s “one-off and unconditional micro-grants” programme in Niger state. The scheme, according to the statement, targets 25,000 disadvantaged and vulnerable women in Niger state, who will each be […]

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President Buhari’s cash gift tears Christian leaders apart – Report

The National Christian Elders Forum, (NCEF) has accused the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) of corruption and abuse of office. In a memo reportedly obtained by Vanguard, NCEF alleged that a CAN delegation led by Samson Ayokunle, its president, collected “transportation money” from President Muhammadu Buhari, when they paid him a visit in November. The NCEF […]

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Nigerian students tied to crucifixes for coming late to school

Three people including a school principal have been arrested in Nigeria for allegedly tying two students to makeshift crucifixes and flogging them for coming late to school, a police spokesman told CNN. The pupils were being flogged by a teacher in front of their school Wednesday morning in the remote town of Ayetoro, Ogun State, […]

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Surrender yourself for searching before inspecting cars, houses, Nigeria police tell operatives

The Nigeria Police Force says policemen are duty-bound to submit themselves to civilians for scrutiny before they can proceed to search their cars or houses. The Force gave the directive via its Twitter handle, @PoliceNG, on Thursday and urged people to make such a request in a polite manner. The message was reinforced with the […]

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We’ll teach Nigerians political game -Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has boasted that he will teach Nigerians how the political game is played, saying “politics cannot be learnt overnight”. Saraki spoke on Saturday at the venue of the APC state congress held in Ilorin, He said Nigerians’ eyes are on Kwara State politics stating that, “nothing is perfect in politics.” He […]

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Success & Happiness!

Many people think that success is the key to happiness… but one must learn a new way to think before you can master a new way to be. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you’re doing and you work hard, you will be successful. If you fail at any time, never […]

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34 bishops resign over child abuse scandal

Thirty-four Chilean bishops announced their resignation Friday over a child sex abuse scandal within the Church in Chile that has come to haunt the reign of Pope Francis. “We, all the bishops present in Rome, have tendered our resignation to the Holy Father so that he may decide freely for each of us,” the bishops […]

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Governor plunges into river while taking selfie on newly-built bridge

Government officials, journalists and elated residents of Ogembo (a small farming town in Kenya), were shocked as the Governor of Machakos County, Alfred Mutua; and others plunged into the river while taking a tour of a newly constructed footbridge. Ogembo residents had waited to have the newly constructed Ogembo Nyakorokoro footbridge inaugurated. And on Friday […]

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Femi Otedola speaks on Lagos governorship ‘ambition’

Nigerian billionaire and chairman of Forte Oil, Femi Otedola, has debunked claims that he is planning to contest as Lagos State governor in 2019. Mr Otedola, who recently joined social networking platform, Twitter, made this known in a tweet on his official handle, @realFemiOtedola. He was welcomed to Twitter by Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote, through the […]

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