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Any celebrity that messes up will be called out, if you have a problem with it take a dive anywhere – Activist, Aisha Yesufu slams Burna Boy (video)

Bring Back Our G Activist Aisha Yesufu has slammed Burna Boy for saying “Nigerians will suffer if they don’t use same energy they use in dragging celebrities, to call out the government”. Aisha who stated that Burna Boy has never called out the government for any of their ill-doings, maintained that any celebrity who messes […]

Local News

Female robber stripped and disgraced alongside her accomplices after they were caught robbing along Benin-Auchi road

A trio of suspected robbers, made up of one woman and three men, were allegedly caught robbing along Benin-Auchi road and they were beaten and disgraced. The gang of robbers, also known as “one chance”, operate a taxi which they use in robbing unsuspecting passengers. They were caught after they robbed a woman and tried […]

World News

Meet 18 intelligent Nigerians working with Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook (Photos)

Without a doubt, Mark Zuckerberg is beginning to take Nigeria seriously. But that didn’t happen suddenly. You’ll find proof in the increasing number of Nigerians on his payroll. Chukwuemeka Afigbo Chukwuemeka Afigbo joined Facebook from Google, where he served until 2015 before being replaced by Aniedi Udo-Obong. Afigbo currently manages Strategic Product Partnerships for Facebook in […]

Entertainment

We don dey hook ooo” — Davido cries out about the effects of Coronavirus on his finances

Singer, Davido has been all over the news recently, but right now he’s complaining about his finances during the coronavirus. Indeed, it seemingly sounds like a joke, but the “Risky” crooner might actually be pouring out his feelings! Recall that Davido’s fiancee, Chioma is currently still in quarantine after testing positive for the coronavirus. Even so, Davido took to […]

Politics

Confusion as Minister of Aviation speaks Hausa to journalist in and a reporter fires a question in Igbo

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika recently addressed a general coronavirus press conference in his native Hausa language, a decision which caused confusion as the language is not Nigeria’s lingua franca. This decision was met with similar reaction from a reporter who felt the need to ask a question in her native Igbo language. After the […]

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Court martial sentences soldiers to six months in jail for assaulting women while enforcing coronavirus curfew (photos)

The UPDF army court-martial sitting at Gulu 4th division barracks on Wednesday charged and sentenced six UPDF officers to six months in prison. The officers were alleged to be part of the security forces who assaulted civilians at Elegu border in Uganda. The suspects included Lance Cpl Awany Constantine, Pte Muhamed Makanga, Ebong John Max, […]

World News

Indian couple name their newborn baby boy ‘Lockdown’ days after another couple called their new twins ‘Covid’ and ‘Corona’

A couple in India have named their newborn son ‘Lockdown’ after he was born during the Coronavirus lockdown period. Proud parents, Manju Mail and Raghunath welcomed the child in Bacheri village in the Sheopur district of central India, on Monday during the country’s 21-day strict lockdown. When the staff at the hospital asked the couple […]

Politics

“Buhari’s promise to lead Boko Haram war is now haunting him” – Junaid Mohammed

Junaid Mohammed, an elder statesman and Second Republic member of the House of Representatives on Wednesday said President Muhammadu Buhari shouldn’t have promised Nigerians to lead the war against Boko Haram from the front. He said the statement made by the President is now coming back to haunt him. While delivering a speech at Chatham […]

World News

Russia built ₦42Billion hospital for COVID-19 patients in one month (Photos)

Russia is preparing to open a brand new emergency coronavirus hospital built from scratch in less than one month. These first pictures show the wards at the new £92million clinic in Moscow which in recent days has seen 10,000-plus construction workers deployed round the clock. Pictured: Moscow Mayor Sergey Sobyanin, flanked by construction workers, inspects […]

Politics

Breaking: President Muhammadu Buhari grants presidential pardon to late Prof. Ambrose Alli, late Chief Anthony Enahoro, Lt. Col Effiong and two others

President Muhammadu Buhari has granted a presidential pardon to a former Governor of old Bendel state, late Prof. Ambrose Alli and foremost nationalist, late Chief Anthony Enahoro. The president also granted pardon to three other Nigerians, two of whom are ex-military officers. Interior minister, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola announced this yesterday in Abuja. “I am pleased […]