Let’s Stop Killing Ourselves, Nollywood Actor, Jim Iyke Tells Igbos

Popular Nollywood Actor, James Ikechukwu Esomugha, Known as Jim Iyke, on Saturday called on the Igbos to stop killing one another. Iyke made this appeal in Owerri while speaking to hundreds of Youths at the Social Media Fest organised by Excel Ajah. The Actor described the violence in Igboland as a house fighting each other […]

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Cubana Chief Priest Officially Accuses Big Brother Naija Star, Maria Of Snatching His Sister’s Husband

Nigerian businessman, Pascal Chibuike Okechukwu, popularly known as Cubana Chief Priest, has called out the former Big Brother Naija season six housemate, Maria, for snatching his sister’s husband. He revealed this on his Instagram page, stating that Maria has also been allegedly sending his sister threats and he won’t let it slide.  He wrote, “Girls Like @mariachikebenjamin […]

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You Can’t Talk To Most High, If You Are Not High, Says Seun Kuti

Nigerian musician. Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti, popularly known as Seun Kuti, has stated for people to connect to God who is the most high, you have to be high.  The youngest son of the famous Afrobeat pioneer, Fela Kuti, revealed this on his Instagram page, stating that he wants to be high so that he can […]

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President Buhari Off To Saudi Arabia

President Muhammadu Buhari will, Monday, October 25, 2021, leave for Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to participate in the investment conference organised by the Future Investment Initiative Institute. Presidential media aide, Garba Shehu, announced this in a statement issued on Sunday. He said the president would be joined at the 5th edition of the flagship investment event […]

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EFCC Detains Anyim Over N780m Aviation Ministry Fund

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has detained a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim Pius Anyim, in connection with the ongoing probe of a former Minister of Aviation, Senator Stella Oduah. Anyim, it was learnt, was grilled on Sunday for several hours in connection with the fund which was traced to […]

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Our Universities Can’t Withstand Another Strike, Buhari To ASUU

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to always embrace dialogue in the quest to better education in the country. Buhari made the plea while delivering his address during the 36th Convocation Ceremony of the University of Ilorin on Saturday. The President, who was represented by […]

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President Buhari To Unveil e-Naira On Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari is scheduled to unveil the e-Naira on Monday, the Central Bank of Nigeria said on Saturday. The digital currency had been earmarked for public presentation on October 1 but the CBN shelved the plans citing key activities lined up for Independence Day. But it is now expected to be activated on Monday, […]

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Governor Sanwo-Olu, Fashola Advocate Monthly House Rent Payment

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said the current rental model in which people pay yearly rent in advance to property owners has become inadequate to address contemporary realities in the housing sector, especially in cities where demand for property is high and expensive. The governor advocated a monthly rental system, which […]

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I Prayed And Fasted With Mum, Pastor To Emerge Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria – 2021 Winner

“When I was announced the winner of MBGN 2021, all that was going through my mind was gratitude. I could only think about my late dad at that moment because I knew he would be proud of me. I was just grateful that I made my parents, family, friends and supporters proud. I am grateful […]

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Anambra Election Won’t Hold If Kanu Isn’t Released, IPOB Threatens

The Indigenous People of Biafra has declared a one week sit-at-home protest across the South-East states starting from November 5, the eve of the governorship election in Anambra State. IPOB’s Media and Public Secretary, Emma Powerful, in a statement on Saturday in Awka, the Anambra State capital, said the protest was aimed at prevailing on […]

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Actor Kills Woman On Movie Set

American actor, Alec Baldwin, accidentally killed the cinematographer on a movie set, on Friday. According to a production spokesperson, the actor accidentally shot the cinematographer with a prop gun which led to her death. A director of the movie was also said to have sustained injury in the incident. The spokesperson said, “There was an […]

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Beware Of New Virus That Steals Banking Details, NCC Alerts Nigerians

The Nigerian Communications Commission has alerted millions of Nigerian telecom consumers of the existence of new, high-risk, and extremely damaging, Malware called Flubot. The commission warns that the virus steals banking details from devices. This was contained in a press statement by the commission titled, ‘NCC alerts telecom consumers on Flubot Malware… Lists measures to […]

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Mercy Johnson Trends After Accusing Her Daughter’s Teacher Of Bullying

Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie, has been trending on social media since yesterday, after she accused her daughter’s teacher of bullying. In a lengthy Instagram post on Friday morning, the actress said her child has been receiving a certain kind of treatment from a place of hatred. She said she could withstand any form of […]

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I Sold My Baby 150,000 Naira To Pay House Rent ― Mother Confesses

A 23-year-old mother of three, Miss Mercy Okon who sold her 3-month-old baby for 150,000 naira has revealed that she needed the money to pay her house rent and offset other bills. She told Vanguard that it was out of poverty and desperation that she did what she did in a bid to help herself. […]

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Senator Threatens To Leave Nigeria Over Poor Governance

Senator Ali Ndume, Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, and member of the Committee on Establishment(APC/Borno South) on Thursday threatened to leave the country if the executive refuses to put things in order. He also accused the Federal Government of mismanaging the economy and refusing to address the country’s unemployment crisis. He said: “Honestly speaking, time […]

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30 Nigerian Students Abducted From School Regain Freedom After Four Months

Thirty students abducted from the Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri in Kebbi State have regained freedom. This comes four months after bandits stormed the school and kidnapped an unspecified number of students and four teachers. The attack occurred in June. Mr Yahaya Sarki, who is the Special Adviser on Media to Governor Atiku Bagudu of […]

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Fashola Urges Nigerian States To Enact Laws On Monthly Rent Payment

The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, advised state governments to enact laws to make mandatory monthly rent payments to make housing more available to Nigerian masses. Fashola made the call at the 10th Meeting of the National Council on Lands, Housing and Urban Development in Ikeja, Lagos. The theme of […]

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Nothing Must Stop Anambra Election – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered security agencies to use all means necessary to ensure that the upcoming governorship election in Anambra State holds under a peaceful atmosphere. President Buhari gave the or­der on Thursday during the Na­tional Security Council meeting he presided over at the Presiden­tial Villa, Abuja, directing all se­curity and intelligence agencies to […]

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Terrorists Who Attempted Coup Against Me Are In Nigeria – Turkey President

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkish has said that members of the Fetullah Terrorist Organisation (FETO) that attempted to push him out of power on July 15, 2016 through a failed coup are currently in Nigeria. Erdogan stated this on Wednesday during a joint press conference with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja, the nation’s capital. […]

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As Food Prices Rise, Buhari, Osinbajo’s Bill Doubled While Nigerians Struggle With Same Income

Nigerian taxpayers will have to pay twice as much to feed their president and vice president in 2022 as food prices continue to rise, even as the citizens themselves ironically remain at the same income level that has left many struggling daily to buy food. Food inflation reached its highest level in 12 years in […]

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EndSARS: No Evidence Of Killings At Lekki Tollgate – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Wednesday, claimed that there is no evidence to show that any protester was killed at the Lekki tollgate on October 20, 2020. He stated this during a press conference held in Abuja as young people took to the streets nationwide to mark the first anniversary of […]

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Join Politics To Make The Difference, Osinbajo Woos Young Nigerians

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) has urged youths to join politics to make a difference in the country. The VP stated this on Wednesday in Abuja, at a virtual forum where he interacted with Nigerian Fellows of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement titled, ‘Osinbajo […]

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