Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

 

Ooni of Ife says ex-wife is now free to marry another man

Despite fears that any man who marries or sleeps with a woman divorced by the Ooni of Ife, the former Olori Wuraola Ogunwusi is now free to get married and live her normal life. This much was made known by the Ife Traditional Council after the bride price paid on her head by the Ooni, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi II, was accepted when her family refunded the money to the monarch. According to Total Media, the speculations that the ex-Olori who has reverted to her maiden name, Zaynab Otiti Obanor, would remain unmarried dueRead More


Tennis Star Serena Williams shares first picture of baby

Serena Williams shares first picture of her first child with Alexis Ohania. Named Alexis Olympia Ohania Jr. They also documented the entire process of the pregnancy journey and shared the video online. Williams wrote “Meet Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.,” “Welcome, Olympia, we’re so happy to meet you. We made you a video of our adventure together so far,” the new dad wrote over on his Instagram page. She also revealed that there were complications which led them to stay several days in the hospital. In the two minutes clip she sharedRead More


Victoria Beckham I cannot be a judge on American Idol ‘I cannot bear’ watching myself on TV

Victoria Beckham says she will not accept to be a judge on permanent basis on American idol saying she cannot bear to watch herself on television. She was asked if she had plan to join the show the former Spice Girl was quoted as saying ‘No, no I wouldn’t. Not at all. I cannot bear watching myself back and I don’t want to hear myself talking. It is not for me. She first made a guest appearance as a judge for a single episode back in 2009 filling in forRead More


Buhari’s Lopsided Appointments Driving Divisive Tendencies – OPC

The Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) has again condemned the lopsided appointments in the Muhammadu Buhari administration, saying that the president had contradicted the constitution he swore to uphold. In a press conference convened by Dr. Fredrick Fasehun, its founder on Tuesday, the group also asked the president to immediately cancel the recent appointments of directors for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), which, according to the group, has 67 percent of the appointees from the North. “OPC joins other well-meaning patriots to ask President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately cancel theRead More


Christian group organises 400hrs praise programme for Buhari’s recovery

In appreciation of answered prayers for the recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari from his ailment, a Christian group, codenamed Halleluyah Nigeria, has announced the commencement of a 400 hours praise program. The praise program, being coordinated by the Chaplain of Villa Chapel, Oluseyi Malomo, scheduled to start tomorrow, will also commemorate the 57th independence anniversary of the country. Malomo at a press briefing in Abuja said the praise program, with the duration of 16 days, will commence tomorrow and end on the midnight of October 1st. The Villa Chaplain recalledRead More


Thousands of IPOB Members move to Nnamdi Kanu’s House

Thousands of the Indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB members from different south-East states are heading to the home of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu in Umuahia, following the alleged invasion of his home. The IPOB supporters who are seen in tippers, buses, and other cars showed up in protection of Kanu, whose home in Afaraukwu was surrounded by the Nigerian Army barely 48 hours after the clash between Army and IPOB members on Sunday evening which left three people injured. Tension returned in the state after the soldiers returned with aboutRead More


Alhassan attends FEC meeting with Buhari

The Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan, is present at today’s meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). She arrived the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa at 10:45 am The meeting, which is to be presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, will start at 11:00am. Alhassan had, in an interview with the Hausa Service of the BBC last week, disclosed her preference for former Vice President Atiku Abubakar against Buhari for the 2019 presidential contest. “Atiku is my godfather even before I joined politics, and again Baba Buhari didRead More


Army apologizes to Abia NUJ, says Kanu not under siege

The General Officer Commanding, GOC, 82 Division of the Nigerian Army, Enugu Major-General Adamu Musa Abubakar, has apologized to the Nigeria Union of Journalist, NUJ, Abia State Chapter over the invasion of the state secretariat in Umuahia. The GOC also disclosed that the country home of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu, was not under siege. Addressing newsmen at the NUJ Press Centre, Abubakar who was represented by his Deputy Director, Public Relations, Musa Sagir, said he, the 82 Div, Enugu and the entire Nigeria Amy wereRead More


ESPN apologizes over host Jemele Hill Calling Donald Trump a White Supremacist

ESPN has released a statement distancing itself from the tweeter exchange of co-host on the network’s SportCentre Jemele Hill. Saying that the tweets “do not represent the position” of the network. Adding that they have talked with Hill and she recognized that the tweets were inappropriate In one of the tweets on Monday Jemele Hill said “He has surrounded himself with white supremacists…no they are not all right.. and you want me to believe he isn’t a white supremacist”. She added  that President Trump is white supremacist who large surroundRead More