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Mbaka Saga: For Sustainability, Nigeria Needs Peter Obi’s ‘Stinginess’ – Bianca Ojukwu

Bianca Ojukwu, the widow of late Biafran leader, Odumegwu Ojukwu has shared a story on the supposed stinginess of Peter Obi. Ojukwu was reacting to a statement made by a popular cleric, the Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu, Nigeria, AMEN, Fr Ejike Mbaka who revealed why the Presidential candidate of Labour Party, LP, Mr […]

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2023: PFN Declares Operation Show Your PVC

The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, has declared Operation Show your Permanent Voter’s Card PVCs,among Nigeria Christians even as it urged them to go to church with the card on Sunday, June 26, 2022. Addressing journalists on Thursday, at Bishops’ Court, PFN National Secretariat, Isolo Lagos, the National President, Bishop Francis Wale Oke, said this […]

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Netflix Seeks Recruits For Real-Life ‘Squid Game’

Want to play “Squid Game” for real? Netflix is looking for recruits to compete for millions of dollars — and even promises not to have you violently murdered if you lose.  “With the largest cast in reality TV history, 456 real players will enter the game in pursuit of a life-changing cash prize of $4.56 […]

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I Won’t Be Shocked To Hear I Started B’Haram, Burna Boy Breaks Silence

Nigerian Grammy award-winning singer, Damini Ogulu popularly known as Burna Boy seems to have broken his silence over allegations that his police escort shoot at a clubgoer some days ago.  It was reported that the singer had made advances to a married woman at a Lagos club, Cubana; a gesture that did not sit down […]

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Twitter, Others Must Delete Porn Posts Within 24 Hours – Nigerian Government

The Federal Government has ordered online interactive platforms, such as Twitter, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok to ensure that they remove, disable or block access to any non-consensual content, which displays partial or full nudity, sexual acts, deep fake or revenge porn within 24 hours. This order was included in the recently released Code of […]

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Buhari Takes Decisions Without Cabal – Presidency

The Presidency has said President Muhammadu Buhari takes his own decisions and carries them out without the backup of a so-called “cabal” or back room boys. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, said this Tuesday in a statement issued and titled “President’s Laudatory Role in the APC […]

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10-0 : Super Eagles Record Biggest Win In History

Napoli striker Victor Osimhen scored four goals as the Super Eagles walloped Sao Tome and Principe 10-0 in a 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier on Monday to give Nigeria their biggest win in history. Osimhen opened the score sheet in the 9th minute of the tie, before adding one each in the 48th, […]

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From Top To Bottom : National Electricity Grid Crashes From 3,703MW To 9MW, Says Nigerian Government

Figures obtained on Monday from the Nigeria Electricity System Operator, an arm of the Federal Government’s power transmission company, showed that the national electricity grid actually crashed from a peak of 3,703 megawatts to as low as 9MW on Sunday. Nigeria witnessed widespread blackout on Sunday after the national grid collapsed around 6.49pm, before engineers […]

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Why I Fought Lagos Businesswoman In Public – Mercy Aigbe

Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe, has revealed the reason behind her public altercation with Omolara Olukotun, a Lagos Businesswoman popularly known as Larrit. Aigbe took to her Instagram stories on Monday, where she narrated what transpired at the event. According to the actress, Lara was an acquaintance who suddenly became an enemy. Aigbe claimed that the […]

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Blackout Worsens As Grid Collapses For Fifth Time In 2022

There was widespread blackout across the country on Sunday following the collapse of the national power grid, making it the fifth collapse of Nigeria’s electricity grid in 2022. It was learnt that the grid collapse on Sunday occurred around 6.49pm, leading to the shutdown of the outgoing electricity feeders of some power distribution companies. The […]

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More Nigerians’ll Fall Into Extreme Poverty, World Bank Predicts

The World Bank has predicted that more people in Nigeria and its Sub-Saharan neighbours are expected to fall into extreme poverty. According to a report obtained via a World Bank newsletter on Friday, titled, “Global Economic Prospects,” Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and its effect on the commodity market, supply chains, inflation, and financial conditions have intensified […]

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NCDC Confirms 10 New Monkeypox Cases In Six States

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 10 new cases of monkeypox have been confirmed in six states. The NCDC had reported 21 cases and one death as of May 28. Monkeypox is a rare viral infection that does not spread easily between people. It is usually a mild self-limiting illness and most people recover within […]

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Nigeria 2023: INEC Records ‘Unprecedented Surge’ In PVC Registration, To Deploy More Machines

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday said it has recorded an unprecedented surge in the number of citizens seeking to registers as voters ahead of the 2023 elections. The Chairman of INEC’s Information and Voter Education Committee, Festus Okoye, revealed this in a statement. “The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has received reports […]

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Singer R. Kelly Deserves More Than 25 Years In Prison — US Prosecutors 

US prosecutors on Wednesday said that the multi-platinum R&B singer R. Kelly deserves to spend more than 25 years in prison after being convicted of sex trafficking. In a filing in Brooklyn federal court, prosecutors said Kelly exploited his stardom and wealth over a quarter-century to lure women and underage girls for sex, demonstrating a […]

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How Polygamy Brought Me Blessings, Elevated My Wives – Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, has described how embracing polygamy brought him blessings and elevated his two wives, May and Judy. In a lengthy Instagram post on Thursday, the father of five noted that God used the polygamy situation to bless him and his wives. Likening himself to David in the Bible, Yul noted that he […]

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Democracy Day: Nigerian Government Declares Monday Public Holiday

The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Interior, has declared Monday, June 13, as a public holiday in commemoration of Nigeria’s Democracy Day which comes up on June 12. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made this known in a statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Dr M. L. Shuaib Belgore, […]

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2023: I Will Leave Nigeria If Tinubu, Atiku Wins – Charly Boy

Nigerian artist Charles Oputa, aka Charly Boy has said he will leave Nigeria if the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar or the All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate, Bola Tinubu emerges winner of the 2023 general election. Read below:

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I Didn’t Expect To Win, Nigeria Back On Track – Tinubu

Former Lagos State Governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Wednesday reacted to his emergence as the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying he didn’t expect to win the party’s primary election. He also said Nigeria is back on track following his victory at the just concluded APC National Convention at the Eagle […]

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