Advertisements
Archive by Author

New Ebola outbreak: Death toll rises to 50

The Ebola outbreak in eastern DR Congo has now claimed 50 lives since the beginning of the month, the authorities said on Monday, as the government announced free treatment against the disease for the next three months. The health ministry said that the death toll had been increased as of Sunday following a new victim […]

Continue reading

Boko Haram: Security report from Nigeria’s North-east “worrisome” – FG

The security report coming from North-eastern Nigeria is worrisome, the federal government has said. The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, stated this when he briefed journalists at the end of a meeting of security chiefs with President Muhammadu Buhari. Mr Dan-Ali said the meeting was a routine security briefing with Mr Buhari, and an update […]

Continue reading

Tinubu confessed to me that he doesn’t like Buhari’s style of government – Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki says Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), once confided in him that he was not happy with the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. Saraki said this on Monday while responding to the previous allegations made by Tinubu. Responding to his decision to quit the APC for […]

Continue reading

Finally,Tiwa Savage opens up on relationship with Wizkid

Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage has finally reacted to rumours of an intimate relationship between her and music star, Wizkid. Tiwa and Wizkid were spotted a few months ago in several pictures together. The two even performed a few shows together and this led many speculating that perhaps there was something more between them. However, speaking […]

Continue reading

Wherever women are gathered, there will be evil – Actress Liz Anjorin

Actress, Liz Anjorin, has insisted that the recent fight among Yoruba actresses is not peculiar to the industry alone. Anjorin, who recently had an open confrontation with a colleague, Ronke Oshodi-Oke, for condemning actors who are fond of showing off new acquisitions on social media, told Sunday Scoop that it was common for women to fight each […]

Continue reading

Nigeria 2019: Why Saraki, Tambuwal left APC – Tinubu

The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, said on Sunday that the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, left the All Progressives Congress because of the party’s refusal to grant their wishes of automatic tickets for next year’s elections. Tinubu explained that the defectors were also disappointed […]

Continue reading

Actress Anita Joseph Talks on Abortion & Why Female Celebrities Hardly Stay Married

“Abortion is a no-no for me. It is killing. The baby did not ask to be conceived. ‘Say no to abortion’ is a campaign so close to my heart. A baby is a gift. If you made the choice not to use protection then there might just be a baby, so you need to take […]

Continue reading

Rumours accusing me of plotting to marry Tonto Dikeh’s estranged husband, baseless – Actress Rosey Meurer

Budding actress Rosey Meurer, has always been dogged by rumours of having an intimate relationship with Tonto Dikeh’s estranged husband and chairman of Big Church Entertainment. At a point, she was also alleged to have had a hand in the demise of Tonto’s marriage. But the actress is unfazed by the rumours. She told Sunday Scoop, […]

Continue reading

Buhari returns to Abuja after 10 days vacation in London

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Abuja after 10 working days holiday in London. The presidential plane conveying Buhari and few of his aides landed at the presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, at 6.38p.m. Mr Buhari was received at the airport by Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi, the Secretary to the […]

Continue reading

Beauty pageant contestant dies during beach photoshoot

A beauty pageant contestant has lost her life when a strong wave hit her during a photoshoot on the Oasis beach in Cape Coast on Thursday. The deceased had been one of the ladies participating in the Face of  University of Ghana beauty pageant. They had been standing on rocks for a photoshoot when the wave hit, reports Graphic […]

Continue reading

How to verify your voter’s registration status

The 2019 general elections is less than 184 days away. How prepared are you to perform your civic duty? The first step to exercising your franchise in the forthcoming polls is to sign up for voters registration at any of the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) centres close to you in order to be issued a […]

Continue reading

U.S. Embassy may resume Abuja consular services after Eid-el-Kabir Holidays

The U.S. Embassy has said the suspended consular services in Abuja may resume after the Eid-el-Kabir holidays. The embassy stated this in an updated information on its website accessed by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Abuja. The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared August 21 and 22 as public holidays to […]

Continue reading

Husband approves of wife’s affair with younger lover

A Finnish woman has started dating a younger man with her husband’s blessing and the trio are already planning how to move in together. Sarra-Maria Karlstrom-Rantala, 32, was married to her husband, Ville, for a decade when she met Jani, her younger lover reports Mirror UK. Sarra then decided she was polyandrous and would be married to […]

Continue reading

Nigeria 2019 : I am under pressure to run for president — Tambuwal

Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto state on Wednesday stated that he is under pressure to run for president in 2019. He stated this while addressing different associations of students and youths as well as resident communities who paid him a solidarity visit. He said “I have been receiving advices and encouragement from our leaders, peoples […]

Continue reading

Nigerian Government declares Tuesday, Wednesday public holidays

The Federal Government has declared Tuesday, August 21 and Wednesday, August 22 as public holidays to celebrate the 2018 Eid-el-Kabir. The Minister of Interior, Retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, made the declaration on Thursday in Abuja in a statement issued by Dr. Mohammed Umar, the Permanent Secretary at the ministry. While wishing Nigerians a happy Eid-el-Kabir […]

Continue reading

Active intercourse can make you look seven years younger — Physician

Chairman, Association for Advancement of Family Planning, Dr. Ejike Orji, says that men and women who maintain active sex life usually look between five and seven years younger than their actual ages. He noted that consensual sex boosts the immune system, keeps the skin glowing and reduces stress. The physician made disclosed this in an interview with […]

Continue reading

I’m considering running against Buhari in 2019 — Saraki

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has said that he is considering running against President Muhammadu Buhari in the presidential election billed for February, 2019. The former governor of Kwara state said he can make the change that Nigeria and Nigerians desire. He disclosed this in an interview with Bloomberg. “I am consulting and actively considering […]

Continue reading

Buhari hasn’t extended vacation — Presidency

The Presidency has described reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his ongoing 10-day vacation in London as “fake”. The official twitter handle of the presidency @NGRPresident, late Tuesday night, dismissed the report, saying it is an old story which was first circulated during the president’s vacation in Feb. 2017. The presidency enjoined Nigerians to […]

Continue reading