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April, 2017


Ikoyigate: Don’t make public your findings, Akinyemi tells Osinbajo panel

  Former External Affairs Minister and Deputy Chairman 2014 National Conference Professor A. Bolaji Akinyemi has called on the Osinbajo Panel not to make public their findings on National Intelligence Agency (NIA)money discovered in Ikoyi . Akinyemi in a statement on Sunday warned that the Osinbajo Panel should engage the services of an external intelligence officers as a Consultant and that ‘under no circumstances should the National Assembly be allowed to conduct hearings into the affair of the National Intelligence Agency NIA . Akinyemi further recommend that the Osinbajo PanelRead More

Indian Woman Divorces Greedy Husband After 3 Hours & Remarries The Same Day

Here today, gone tomorrow! Husband is divorced after three hours and has his head shaved as punishment after bride declares him ‘greedy’ (and she marries another man the same day!) Rubana Parveen, 18, married Muntaj Ansari, 26, in Chandwa village, east India But Mr Ansari started demanding a huge dowry so he could buy a motorbike Ms Parveen divorced her new husband and later married Mohammed Elias, 2 Mr Ansari had a strip of his hair shaved off by locals and was made to wear a sign A husband wasRead More

Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 10th title

  Rafael Nadal swept aside Dominic Thiem of Austria 6-4 6-1 to claim his 10th Barcelona Open title. The Spaniard – who became the first man in the Open era to win the same event 10 times at last week’s Monte Carlo Masters – did not drop a set this week. Nadal, 30, has now won 10 consecutive matches and is aiming for his 10th French Open title next month. Meanwhile, Britain’s Aljaz Bedene had his 16-match winning run ended by Lucas Pouille in the Hungarian Open final. ‘Anything couldRead More

Joshua beats Klitschko in a Knock out

  British-Nigerian boxer, Anthony Oluwafemi Joshua, knocked out former unified champion Wladimir Klitschko in the eleventh round of saturday’s title fight in London to retain the IBF World Heavyweight belt and also claim the vacant WBA Heavyweight belt. Joshua produced the performance of his career to stop his Ukrainian counterpart with an enthralling knockout in front of a record 90,000 audience at the Wembley Stadium. It was the culmination of a close contest that saw Joshua dropping Klitschko in the fifth round, before being put down – for the firstRead More

400 Fulani across Nigeria convert to Christianity, 7 ordained as Pastors, Reverends

Rev. Copper Sebok in charge of COCIN Church Panyam, Plateau State, made the disclosure on Sunday at the end of a 3-day conference organised for all Fulani converts of all denominations nationwide. He urged the converts to preach the gospel of peace to their kindred in order to reduce the prevailing crises in the country. Sebok said: “The conference is also a re-union service for all Fulani converts regardless of their denominations and to share experiences and encourage one another in the propagation of the gospel of peace. “It isRead More

Outrage over federal government’s lopsided DSS recruitment

– There is currently outrage in some parts of the country – This is due to the lopsided recruitment into the Department of State Service (DSS) – Many say it is a continuing effort by the present administration to stamp a northern character on all strands of the federal bureaucracy A report by Vanguard has detailed how the recent lopsided recruitment into the DSS has generated outrage across the country. Senator Ekweremadu, the highest ranking Igbo political office holder said the reality on ground for the people of the South-eastRead More

SANUSI II Travails of an Emir

  Reports that the financial affairs of the Kano Emirate are being probed, have raised fears that powerful forces opposed to the outspoken Emir of Kano, Mohammed Sanusi II, are set to move against him. Kolade Adeyemi in Kano reports on the gathering storm. WHEN on June 8, 2014, the Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammad Sanusi II ascended the throne of the Kano Emirate, it was a dream come true for him. Before then, the former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), who gained popularity for his critical commentsRead More

Soyinka laments invasion of his residence by herdsmen

  Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has  lamented the invasion of his residence in the forest of Jegba  Republic, off Kemta Housing Estate, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital by Fulani herdsmen and violated the serenity of the area. Soyinka described the invasion of the herdsmen as frequent and threatening. The Playwright, who was reported to have  made this known in passing  during a press conference at the Freedom Parks,  Lagos, urged relevant authority to address the menace of herdsmen in the country. The Nation gathered that the herdsmen who haveRead More

Mercy Aigbe gets beaten by husband

Popular Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe Gentry has been beaten by her husband, according to online reports. It was reported that Mercy had to be hospitalised after her husband of seven years, Lanre Gentry, beat her so much last week that the actress is still in the hospital according to Linda Ikeji blog where pictures of her battered face were posted. A phone call to her publicist by The Nation was not answered. However, sources in the report revealed that there were allegations of adultery levelled on both Mercy and herRead More

Why is Buhari hiding his state of health? – Soyinka

  President Muhammadu Buhari has been called upon to make his state of health public to Nigerians since the President is a public property. Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka making the call, Friday,in Lagos asked “Why is the president hiding his state of health? He’s supposed to understand he’s public property, me I’m still private property, that’s why I’m not in Aso Rock,” said Mr. Soyinka, a professor of Comparative Literature. He further went on to say that “Once you are in Aso Rock, or you occupy a similar position, youRead More

IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu out of Kuje Prison

  Pro-Biafra agitator and leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has been freed from Kuje prison after meeting his bail conditions on Friday, April 28. Kanu was freed after meeting his bail conditions which IPOB and family members said was too stringent – Senators Ekweremadu and Abaribe played a major role in perfecting Kanu’s bail conditions Kanu also got help from a Jewish Rabbi from Port Harcourt, Rivers state    

Cambodian actress was banned from films for being ‘too sexy’

Cambodian actress Denny Kwan has been banned for one year from the country’s entertainment industry by the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts due to her “refusal to curb her sexy clothing style,” according to The Phnom Penh Post. Speaking with Cambodia Daily, Chamroeun Vantha, director general of the Culture and Fine Arts ministry’s disciplinary council, said that Kwan had been banned for refusing to “follow the code of conduct of artists.” “On top of that,” Vantha continued, “we had already invited her once to be educated and she promisedRead More


A Saudi Arabian man who posted videos of himself disparaging the Prophet Muhammad and renouncing Islam on Twitter had his second appeal against a 2015 death sentence denied earlier this week. Ahmad Al-Shamri was arrested by Saudi Arabia’s religious police in 2014 and charged with apostasy, a crime punishable by death in the gulf monarchy, the Washington Postreported. Al-Shamri pleaded insanity in defence, saying he was drunk and high on drugs when he made the comments. Activists have said the fact the 20-year-old made the public statements in the firstRead More

If Buhari dies in power, Nigeria will boil – Fani-Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has averred that there will be chaos in the country if President Muhammadu Buhari dies in Aso Rock. According to him, northerners will unleash mayhem on Nigeria, which will result into heavy bloodbaths.  The PDP chieftain was reacting to a recent statement by Minister of Information, Lai Mohammade that the president will now attend to issues from home. Fani, in an article entitled, “The ailing president and looming conflagration in Nigeria, called on Nigerians to pray for Buari’s health. He wrote, “The truth isRead More

Buhari absent at Jummat prayer at Aso Rock

  Three governors on Friday observed their jumaat prayer at the mosque in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. They had come to the Villa to pray with President Muhammadu Buhari. But the President did not attend the jumaat prayer. The governors who were at the mosque included Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun, Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari and Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Gamduje. Some Muslim cabinet members and other top government officials also prayed in the mosque.

IPOB Nnamdi Kanu Set to meet bail condition as jewish Rabbi arrives

– A Jewish Rabbi, Chief Immanuel Shalum Okabemadu, has arrived Abuja alongside other sureties to perfect Nnamdi Kanu’s bail condition – A source within the Kanu’s family say the Jewish religious leader was flown into Abuja from Port Harcourt on Wednesday, April 26 A Jewish Rabbi has been flown in from Port Harcourt to perfect the bail condition of the leader of the Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu. It was learnt that the Rabbi whose name is Chief Immanuel Shalum Okabemadu, came along with his secretary, Chief (Mrs)Read More

Ahmed Musa slams critics for judging him

Former Super Eagle`s captain Ahmed Musa who recently issue a  divorce notice (saki uku) to the wife Jemila has taken to Instagram to slam critics who are judging him for taking another wife. According to him “who are you to judge the life I live? Im not perfect and I dont have to be… It will be recalled that Ahmed Musa has already done introduction  to marry Ejue Juliet Adeh who is based in Lagos. He shared her picture on social media, calling her his Queen.    

Wife of jailed Saudi blogger wants Merkel to obtain pardon for him

  The wife of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, whose imprisonment and public lashing provoked an international outcry, has called on German Chancellor Angela Merkel to seek a pardon for him when she visits the kingdom on Sunday. “When Chancellor Merkel arrives in Saudi Arabia, Raif will have served half his imprisonment term, which makes him qualify for a royal pardon,’’ his wife, Ensaf Haider, said. Badawi, 33, was arrested in 2012 for criticizing the Saudi religious police in an online forum and was sentenced to 10 years in jail andRead More

Sex scandal -Childhood Canadian friend reveals dirty secrets of Stephanie Otobo

  Stephanie Otobo`s childhood Canadian friend Yvonne Ogamien  has called out Stephanie otobo alleging that her allegations against Apostle Johnson Suleman were false saying that Stephanie has a reputation as a blackmailer and can do anything for money. In a telephone interview she revealed intimate secrets of Stephanie Otobo. The excerpt. How long have you known Stephanie? We were childhood friends but I travelled to Canada after I got married about 10 years ago but she came in here few years back. How close are you two? We were close enoughRead More

Reno Omokri Replies EFCC

Former aide to President Goodluck Jonathan Reno Omokri has replied to the tweets by EFCC cautioning him to respect the office the President. However, in a tweet, he posted a publication in Thisday Newspaper where President Buhari was quoted as saying “Military offensive against Boko Haram is anti North” He equally posted a tweet of the insult by Gov El Rufai on Jonathan calling him a useless leader among other invective. Check it out

EFCC To Reno Omokri Respect The office Of The President

  The Economic and Financial Crime Commission EFCC has reacted to the tweet from the  former Presidential Adviser to ex President Goodluck Jonathan. The former aid had in a tweet called the President a” ghost President, with ghost achievements fighting ghost workers with an EFCC that goes after his ghost monies in apartments owned by ghosts.” In swift reaction the EFCC in tweets cautioned Omokri saying that it is the prerogative to disagree with public official,  an  institution or even the president but that the office of the President mustRead More

Ugandan woman, 37, sets world record with 38 kids

  A 37-year-old Ugandan woman, living in Kabimbiri village, Mukono District, outside of Kampala,  has made a world record for having 38 children. According to the Daily Monitor of Uganda, the woman identified as Mariam Nabatanzi Babirye had her last baby via Caesarian section in December 2016, after which doctors cut her uterus from inside. She has had six sets of twins, four sets of triplets, three sets of quadruplets and single births. Ten of these are girls and the rest are boys. The oldest is 23 years old while the youngestRead More

Buhari a ghost President, Aso rock not retirement home – Reno Omokri

  Former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Electronic Media, Reno Omokri has described President Muhammadu Buhari as a “ghost President.” Omokri, made the claim while reacting to the failure of the President to preside over the weekly Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting on Wednesday.  But reacting to the situation, the former Presidential aide said it was hypocritical for a government that fights ghost workers to be headed by a “ghost President.” The United States based Pastor advised Buhari to hand over power to his deputy if he can’tRead More

Eguavoen Unveiled as New Sunshine Stars’ Coach

The Ondo State Football Agency on Tuesday in Akure made public the appointment of former Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Austin Eguavoen, as the new Technical Adviser of Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure while former Eagles’ goalkeeper trainer, Ike Shorounmu, was also unveiled as the goalkeeper trainer.  The unveiling ceremony which was attended by almost all football stakeholders in the state held at the Ondo State Football Agency office in Akure, The Interim Management Committee of the Ondo State Football Agency led by a former Director General of the National SportsRead More

Court Grants Nnamdi Kanu Bail

  After spending almost two years in detention, respite finally came the way of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, when the Abuja division of the Federal High Court Tuesday granted him bail in the sum of N100 million.  Trial judge, Justice Binta Nyako, granted bail to the defendant to enable him attend to his ailing health. The judge in addition ordered that the defendant produces three sureties with N100 million each. Kanu, Onwudiwe Chidiebere, Banjamin Madubugwu and David Nwawuisi were arraigned by theRead More

Herdsmen Attack Ortom’s LG, Kills Six, Three Others Injured

  Suspected Fulani herdsmen at the weekend attacked Tse-Wuaswem in Guma Local Government Area of Benue State, killing six farmers, according to locals. The attack which occurred at the council ward just a few kilthe state Governor, Samuel Ortom, according to an eyewitness who pleaded anonymity, said at least six persons were killed and several others injured while many others are still missing. Sole administration of the area, Mr. Joseph Apera, who confirmed the incident in a telephone conversation with journalists, said only one person was killed while three othersRead More

Jonathan: Obama Made It Clear He Wanted Change of Govt in Nigeria

• Says U.S. naval ships sailed to Gulf of Guinea days before 2015 elections   • Accuses ex-PDP chairman, other allies of betrayal, Mu’azu denies allegation Tobi Soniyi Former President Goodluck Jonathan has finally admitted that his electoral defeat in the 2015 elections was partly caused by former U.S. President Barack Obama and his officials who made it abundantly clear to him by their actions that they wanted a change of government in Nigeria and were ready to do anything to achieve that purpose. In an advanced copy of the book, Read More

It’s Not Compulsory for President to Preside over Cabinet Meetings, Say APC Govs

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) wednesday  explained that President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence at the weekly cabinet meeting was preceded by a formal request to the council, informing it of his decision to rest and work from home. The government also said the president consequently asked Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to preside over wednesday’s meeting on his behalf. Briefing journalists at the end of the meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the president had before wednesday’s meeting sent a request toRead More

PDP Asks Presidency to Stop Hiding Buhari from Nigerians

  The Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the presidency not to unnecessarily shield President Muhammadu Buhari from his country men on account of his poor health. The opposition party which felt irked by the last Monday’s expulsion of the Punch Newspaper reporter in the State House by the president’s Chief Security Officer (CSO), Abubakar Bashir, described such move as dictatorial. In a statement issued yesterday by the spokesman of the PDP caretaker committee, Dayo Adeyeye, the party said no one has theRead More

Dr. Lizzy Johnson wife of Apostle Suleman Spotted in the street of London

  Dr. Lizzy Johnson Suleman wife of the General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide Apostle Johnson Suleman was spotted all smiles on the streets of London. He is in London for a church event.

Woman who attempted suicide over debt arraigned in Lagos

A 51-year-old textile dealer at Balogun Market, Titilayo Momoh, who attempted to jump into the lagoon on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos, was on Monday hauled up before an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court. The accused, who was arraigned on a charge of attempting to commit suicide, pleaded not guilty. But the prosecutor, Sgt. Kehinde Omisakin insisted that the accused committed the offence on March 24 at about 10.00 a.m. on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos. He said the businesswoman was, however, prevented by security operatives from committing suicide. TheRead More

Rev Mbaka and the miracle triplets

The woman who  is a member of Adoration Ministry conceived after the prophesy of Rev. Father  Mbaka and subsequently delivered a set of triplets.

Photos of Nigeria’s most hairy lady -Queen Okafor

Queen Okafor, a 28-year-old Nigerian lady from Anambra state has been called the ‘Queen of Hairs’ for obvious reasons. Check out her photos:

Emir Sanusi’s Kano Emirate Admits Spending N3.4 Billion In Three Years

At a press conference in Kano, the senior council official in charge of finance who is also the Walin Kano, Bashir Wali, told reporters that the emirate has only spent N3.4 billion since Mr. Sanusi emerged emir in June 2014. The Kano State Emirate Council on Monday debunked claims that the emir, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has spent N6 billion of the emirate’s fund since he assumed office. At a press conference in Kano, the senior council official in charge of finance who is also the Walin Kano, Bashir Wali, toldRead More

Photos of Bishop Tom Samson with his luxurious Hummer Limousine

Nigerian Pastor Bishop Tom Samson General Overseer of the Royal Christ Family Ministry, Ikeja, Lagos known for his flamboyancy attended an event on Saturday April 22 in his luxurious Hummer Limousine. The story was shared by Elsie Halima Ijorogu.

Photos -Bianca Ojukwu vacation in Cuba

Former most beautiful girl in Nigeria and former Nigerian Ambassador to Spain her Excellency Mrs Bianca Ojukwu took time out for vacation in Cuba. She was seen in their exotic beach and also seen riding a vintage car. Check out the photos:

Col. M.S. Dasuki -former Governor of Kaduna State Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar (rtd) calls for his release

Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar (rtd) the former Governor of Kaduna State has questioned the continued detention of the former National Security Adviser to President Jonathan Col M.S. Dasuki after three competent courts have granted him bail. According to him it is not the duty of the Federal Government to determine which offence is bailable or not. Col. Dangiwa alleged that the only offence committed by Col.M.S. Dasuki is because he belong to the wrong camp and having the misfortune of serving  a President of Ijaw extraction. He lamented the treatmentRead More

Why Rev Tim Omotosho Sorrounds Himself With Young Girls

I wonder why Rev. Tim Omotosho Nigerian televangelist  the senior pastor of Jesus Dominion International Durban  South Africa should be arrested like a common criminal in a gang like manner by the South African Police. According to his lawyer “There was no talk about an arrest as he is not an accused, only a suspect” Terry Price was quoted to have said. They are worst than [Zimbabwean President Robert] Mugabe’s thugs in Zimbabwe. He was apprehended at the Port Elizabeth Airport in the restroom minutes after his flight from Durban landedRead More

The Rise and fall of Tiger Wood

Tiger Wood American Professional gulf player, former world N0.1 and highest paid athlete for several years. Seems not to find his feet any longer since the celebrated  extra marital affairs involving several women.  Tiger alleged to be a chronic sex addict who seems not to get enough it.                 Tiger Wood and Elin Nordegren Some of the women who alleged sexual relationship with Wood the beginning Tiger Wood was seen as a role model, a clean guy without any blemish, a father and aRead More

Serena Williams Pregnancy- Romania`s Fed Cup Captain Racist Comment

Romania`s Fed Cup captain  and former world N0.1 ILie Nastase has come under attack over racial comment he made against Serena Williams during a conference on Friday.  He was quoted as saying concerning Serena Williams pregnancy ” “Let’s see what color it has. Chocolate with milk?”. ITF said “We are aware of alleged comments made by Romanian captain Ilie Nastase and have begun an immediate investigation so that we have the full facts of the situation before taking further and appropriate action. According to organisation “The ITF does not tolerate discriminatoryRead More

Ini Edo vs Lilian Esoro who rocks it better

Ini Edo and Lilian Esoro who rocks it better?

BABY BURIED ALIVE ‘pulled alive from shallow grave THREE DAYS after

A BABY was pulled alive from the shallow grave his mother had left him to die in three days previously, it’s claimed. The boy was said to be discovered after staff at the timber factory where his mum works heard him crying. The baby had reportedly been left in a makeshift grave near the factory in the town of Paddock, in KwaZulu-Natal Province, eastern South Africa. Her colleagues found the boy under some sand and timber she had taken from the factory. The 25-year-old woman, from the town of IzingolweniRead More

Kim Kardashian in Virgin Mary dress angers fans

Kim Kardashian has come under serious criticisms and angered fans for depicting herself in the garb of Virgin Mary, Mother of Jesus Christ.’ She was slammed as being disrespectful and disgusting. And one upset fan vented: “Kim how dare you , you are claiming yourself as a Christian but yet you’re comparing yourself to our Virgin Mother Mary. “Why would you lower yourself to that extent especially after what you have been through . I’m sure you’re dad would be so ashamed of you. “You won’t see this now butRead More

Bus crash kills 20 children

At least 20 children were killed in a bus crash outside the South African capital Pretoria on Friday, emergency services said, as paramedics treated the injured at the scene. The minibus collided with a truck on a road between the towns of Bronkhorstspruit and Verena, about 70 kilometres (45 miles) from Pretoria. “It is confirmed 20 children have been killed,” Russel Meiring, spokesman for the ER24 emergency medical service, told AFP. “Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the fire services already in attendance. The fire services had already extinguishedRead More

Man loses 18-year-old marriage to wife’s friend’s pant

  Lagos – An Igando Customary Court in Lagos State on Friday dissolved an 18-year-old marriage between Mrs Taiwo Bolumade and her husband, Olajide over counter allegations of infidelity and battery. This dissolution came after several adjournments by the court asking the couple to resolve their differences were unsuccessful. Earlier, Mrs Taiwo Bolumade, 42, had told the court that she stumbled on a message where her friend was begging her husband, Olajide, 45, to return her pant. “My husband is dating my married friend and I discovered this when IRead More

Man Cuts Off Thumb Used for Voting for President Buhari

Based on a picture posted on instagram by PDP Youth Frontier, the picture showed the hand of a man with his right thumb severed off. The picture alleged that the man was disappointed by President Buhari and he is ashamed and regretted voting for him. Nigerians also reacted to the post, noting that what has he gotten from the action he has carried out while some suggested that he cut off his head since he used in it thinking about voting for President Buhari. Others branded it as fake newsRead More

How can President Buhari appoint 3 Hausa-Fulanis in One day? – Fani-Kayode

  The former Minister of Aviation and a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Femi Fani-Kayode, has slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for using his government to favor his northern kinsmen. Fani- Kayode wondered why Buhari decided to appoint northerners as Acting Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Acting Director General of National Intelligent Agency as well as MD of NEXIM Bank. The PDP chieftain expressed his anger through a Facebook post on Friday. The former minister in his Facebook post, Friday morning, reiterated his earlier statement that BuhariRead More

Ikeme, Leicester City mourn Ehiogu

Super Eagles star Carl Ikeme and William Troost-Ekong as well as ex-Tottenham and Arsenal defender, Sol Campbell, former England centre-back Rio Ferdinand and Premier League champions Leicester have all mourned the late Ugo Ehiogu. They took to their twitter handles to express their sadness following the death of former England defender, Ugo Ehiogu on Friday. Former England defender with Nigerian heritage Ehiogu, 44, was confirmed dead by Tottenham Hotspur on their official website on Friday, a day after he collapsed and was taken to the hospital. “Such sad news aboutRead More

Police release Deji Adeyanju, others

The Nigeria police have released the former Head of New Media for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Convener of pro-democracy and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians, Prince Deji Adeyanju and his co-detainee, Brian Jonah Dennis who were picked by the security operatives earlier this morning for staging a peaceful protest against the federal government’s insistence that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu be tried secretly. Adeyanju who, shortly after his release, spoke with Vanguard, said he was arrested by the police and threatenedRead More

President Buhari chronically ill- Perry Brimah

Perry Brimah,Convener of Every Nigerian Do Something has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari is “chronically ill”  and needs  urgent rest. According to him the President has become skin and bone and watching him is becoming heart wrenching. He accused those he called the Cabal who have locked him up in Aso Rock while he is dying instead of allowing him get the best therapy. “There can be no denying how chronically ill president Muhammadu Buhari looks when he seldom does appear in public. The last time was last week FridayRead More