Sheriff-led PDP faction lauds Delta LGA boss, Okwufulueze

The Amodu Sheriff-led faction of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Aniocha South local government area, Delta State, has passed a vote of confidence on its chairman, Mr Ike Ofulue and the assistant national organizing secretary of the party, Prince Paul Okwufulueze. Alimodu-Sheriff Moving the vote of confidence in a meeting of the party held at Ogwushi-Uku, which was seconded ...

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More facts on Tonto Dikeh Saga

Following the recent rumored information about billionaire husband of top Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh, Dr. Oladunni Churchill, that their marriage is on the nosedive, more findings has indicated that there is a squabble between the two party but could not confirm about an imminent breakup. In the last few days, the social media and some mainstream newspapers have reported the ...

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250th goal means a hell of a lot, says record-breaking Rooney

Wayne Rooney became Manchester United’s record scorer when he netted his 250th goal for the English giants in a 1-1 draw at Stoke on Saturday, saying the landmark meant “a hell of a lot.” *Rooney Rooney equalised in the fourth minute of stoppage time to break fellow England great Bobby Charlton’s United record of 249 goals. The 31-year-old forward, making ...

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Accidental air strike may have killed up to 236 people

As many as 236 people may have been killed in the botched Nigerian air strike against Boko Haram that hit a camp for civilians displaced by the unrest, a local official said on Saturday. Doctors Without Borders (MSF) on Friday had said the death toll from Tuesday’s strike on the town of Rann in the far northeast had risen to 90, ...

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Buhari warns varsities against unethical practices

Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday warned that any university management involved in unethical practices would face the full wrath of the law. Abba Kyari, President Buhari and Adesina Buhari, who was the Visitor at the sixth convocation of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in Abuja, said universities would henceforth prepare quarterly financial reports. Represented by Prof. ...

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Soji Eweade releases another blockbuster movie ‘Eje Dudu’

By ADERONKE ADEYERI Veteran actor, Soji Eweade has reasserted himself again in the Yoruba sector of the movie industry, not only as an astute actor but also as an enterprising producer. The handsome veteran who is set to release another blockbuster- ‘Eje Dudu’ (after the recent release of Aye Abiamo) into the cinemas, followed by a subsequent release on line ...

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I’m returning to my homeland, says Barrow

Abuja – President of The Gambia, Adama Barrow on Saturday said he was returning to his country following Yahya Jammeh’s announcement to step down as president. Adama Barrow Barrow on his twitter handle, @adama_barrow, said “As Yahya Jammeh officially stepped down from office — I will be returning to my homeland, the Republic of The Gambia. #NewGambia.” Barrow also told ...

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PDP will recover mandate from defected senator Effiong , says Ex-minister

Eket (Akwa Ibom) – Chief Nduese Essien, the former Minster of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, says the Peoples Democracy Party (PDP) will recover its mandate from the defected PDP senator, Nelson Effiong. Essien made this known during an enlarged stakeholders’ meeting of Eket Senatorial District on Saturday to deliberate on the recent political development in the district. Asuquo Effiong ...

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Trending: Fashola under fire over 3rd Mainland Bridge repair

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN Motorists plying the 3rd Mainland Bridge in Lagos have been attacking the Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola over the ongoing repair works on the bridge. Many of them have taken to the social media to vent their anger at Fashola over the long hours they spent ...

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Harrysong answers Kcee: I have no issues with you, I respect and love you

By Ayo Onikoyi Unlike 2016 Headies Award when Don Jazzy and Olamide practically tore each other’s throats apart, over their artistes; Reekado Banks and Lil Kesh who battled for the Next Rated Award, the 2017 was literally without any serious consequence. Except perhaps, when old label mates, Kcee and Harrysong met on stage. Uti Nwachukwu had invited Kcee to join ...

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MMM: New ponzi, Twinkas emerges, promises double investment

By Anthony Ogbonna with Agency report As the popular ponzi scheme, Mavrodi Mundia Moneybox, MMM, has continued to force its participants into further dismay, a new ponzi scheme, Twinkas has emerged to replace it, with a mouth-watering double return on any amount invested. Twinkas started trending with memberships in different categories after MMM could not return the excitement and joys ...

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Swansea shock Liverpool 3-2 at Anfield

Gylfi Sigurdsson scored the winner to seal Swansea’s first league victory at Anfield Swansea lifted themselves off the bottom of the Premier League table and dealt a huge blow to Liverpool’s title hopes with a thrilling win at Anfield. Gylfi Sigurdsson scored from close range with 16 minutes left to give Paul Clement his first win as Swans boss and ...

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Twinkas, another ponzi scheme emerges to replace MMM

Twinkas, another Ponzi scheme similar to the troubled MMM, has started trending with memberships in different categories. According to the scheme, www.twinkas.com, Twinkas said it was created “to promote the greatest good, with a particular emphasis on helping man and the environment’’. It said that it had successfully revised all technical and logical issues about the front-end and has provided ...

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Students cry out over high price of garri

Garri Some students in Ilorin have decried the sudden increase in price of garri, commonly referred to as “students’ food’’. Some of the students expressed their concerns in separate interviews on Saturday in Ilorin. The students said it had become almost impossible to have a day’s meal with the increase in the staple food. A student of Kwara State Polytechnic, ...

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Price of garri, “students’ food’ now almost unaffordable – Students moan

Some students in Ilorin have decried the sudden increase in price of garri, commonly referred to as “students’ food’’, saying it is almost unaffordable. Some of the students expressed their concerns in separate interviews withnewsmen on Saturday in Ilorin. The students said it had become almost impossible to have a day’s meal with the increase in the staple food. A ...

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IPOB Trump solidarity rally: 200 of our members still missing – IPOB

By Vincent Ujumadu, Awka THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, said Staday that over 200 members of the group were still missing after its pro- Trump rally in Port Harcourt on Friday turned awry following a clash with security operatives. A statement by the IPOB spokesman, Mr. Emma Powerful also claimed that over 11 of its members were killed, describing ...

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Man sets wife on fire

Domestic Violence Pauline Mugure, a Kenyan lady has been rendered unattractive by her husband who reportedly attacked her and set her on fire in a violent domestic abuse attack. In a social media picture that has now gone viral, she is seen next to a makeshift house, struggling to speak while revealing the burns on her neck, back and face ...

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