17 Nov 2018

61st Birthday: Goodluck Jonathan to launch book 'My Transition Hours'

61st Birthday:  Goodluck Jonathan to launch book

Read the piece by Reno Omokri below...
On Tuesday, November 20, 2018, the Face of Democracy in Africa, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, will be 61 years old. On that same day, he will be presenting his brilliant book, My Transition Hours, to the public.
Finally, through that book, the world will get to see the man behind close doors and will, I hope, found out that no Nigerian leader has shown the level of self sacrifice, self control and

Nigerian Super Eagles qualify for 2019 AFCON after a 1 - 1 draw with South Africa

Nigerian Super Eagles qualify for 2019 AFCON after a 1 - 1 draw with South Africa

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have qualified for next year’s AFCON after they were forced to a 1-1 draw by hosts South Africa in Johannesburg. Nigeria now have 10 points from five matches and their final game at home against Seychelles will now be a mere formality.

N5.8bn NEMA scandal: PDP asks Osinbajo to make refunds, seek restitution

N5.8bn NEMA scandal: PDP asks Osinbajo to make refunds, seek restitution

Read press statement from PDP below
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, as a preacher, should search his soul, seek forgiveness and make restitution for entangling himself in corruption and sharp practices, instead of his lame effort at concealment in the N5.8 billion Northeast Intervention Fund scandal.
It is heart-rending that Prof. Osinbajo, despite his sanctimonious posturing, is being fingered in the frittering of the N5.8 billion meant for the purchase of food and general welfare of suffering

Iwobi, Musa, Ogu, Ihenacho and other Super Eagles' stars celebrate in the dressing room as Nigeria qualify for 2019 AFCON (Videos)

Iwobi, Musa, Ogu, Ihenacho and other Super Eagles
Super Eagles stars including Alex Iwobi, Ahmed Musa, John Ogu, Isaac Promise, Kelechi Ihenacho and others were filmed in the dressing room celebrating after they qualified for 2019 African Cup Nation tournament. (AFCON) this evening.
Nigeria drew 1-1 with hosts South Africa in Johannesburg this afternoon, qualifying with 10

Man accused of raping two UNN students is paraded naked

Man accused of raping two UNN students is paraded naked

Two 100-level students of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN, were raped last weekend and a man suspected to be the rapist was caught and paraded naked.

Video: ''Stop making stupid things popular'' singer Morachi appeals to Nigerians as he reacts to the emergence of spelling act, Mr Spellz

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In a post shared on his Instagram page, singer Morachi, appealed to Nigerians to stop making 'stupid things popular', He made particular reference to the new comic sensation, Mr Spell who is known for amusingly spelling things wrongly. Morachi in his IG post, accused some Nigerians of exploiting the comic act. Read what he wrote and watch a video below.

''I am blessed to have a husband who will take a bullet for me any day''- Lola Omotayo tells Peter Okoye on their 5th wedding anniversary



Lola has taken to social media to serenade her hubby, Peter Okoye, with kind words on the occasion of their 5th wedding anniversary.
Lola in a post shared on her Instagram page, appreciated Peter for being there for their kids and her. According to the mum of two, Peter is a husband that has got her back and would take a bullet for her any day. Read her post below..

OYA Caption this photo as an African

Caption this photo as an African

Drop your best captions, Lol!!

"As my mother will say, we're all Ashawo" - Bisi Alimi defends s*x trade; says there's no shame in it

"As my mother will say, we

Bisi Alimi has made a controversial post regarding sex trade.
The gay rights activist said sex trade is a profession and one of the oldest professions at that. He went on to add that sex workers should sell it with pride.
Reacting to his post, he added: "As my mother will say; we are all Ashawo."
See screenshots below..

''Christianity does not dictate a dress code'' - Freeze reacts to Patience Ozokwor's call for bornagain Christians to change their wardrobe



Daddy Freeze has reacted to the viral video of actress/Evangelst Patience Ozokwor saying a born again Christian is not ready to serve God if he or she has not changed their wardrobe. Reacting to her post via his IG page, Freeze wrote..

'I did not earn any salary for eight years' - Outgoing Osun State governor, Aregbesola



The outgoing governor of Osun, Rauf Aregbesola has said he did not earn salaries throughout the eight years of his administration.  

Aregbesola spoke during an interactive programme tagged ‘Ogbeni Till Day Break’ on Saturday in Osogbo saying since it was the state that was feeding him, fueling his cars and providing him with accommodation, there was no need for him to be paid.

He also said that he does not have any bank account where he keeps money in any part of

BODA ISIAKA ADUPE! Ayefele thanks Governor Ajimobi for rebuilding his Music House

Ayefele, Ajimobi

Popular musician and Chairman of the radio station-Fresh 105.9FM, Ibadan, Dr Yinka Ayefele (MON) has showered encomiums on the Governor of Oyo State, Senator Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi for fulfilling his promise to assist in rebuilding his partially demolished Music House.


In a statement personally signed by him and made available to Nigerian Tribune, Ayefele said the Governor had the choice to ask him to go and rebuild the Music House but he was magnanimous and compassionate to have promised to rebuild thee affected areas. “It is not common to find government doing that, anything near that is to allow you to rebuild it yourself but here the Governor promised and he

Davido and Paul Pogba party in Dubai (Photos)

Photos: Davido and Paul Pogba party in Dubai

Yesterday, Nigerian popstar, Davido ran into French footballer, Paul Pogba at a beach in Dubai.
Photos below...

THE SAGA CONTINUES! John Abayomi: Falana gives Linda Ikeji 48 hours to retract ‘Fake News’

John-Abayomi

Lagos Lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has given Linda Ikeji, a popular blogger, 48 hours to retract the “fake news” published against John Abayomi, a seasoned journalist or risk a court action over the “false and malicious story endangering” the life of an innocent one.

Abayomi through his lawyer, Falana and Falana’s Chambers claimed that the publication with the headline, “LIB Exclusive: Meet the owner of Instablog9ja -John Abayomi” has put his life and that of his family in danger.

In the letter delivered to the blogger on Friday, a copy of which was sighted by Tribune Online, Linda was

'Having numerous boyfriends doesn't give you the privilege of having a perfect guy' - Actress, Dayo Amusa tells ladies



Popular Yoruba actress, Dayo Amusa, in a new interview with Punch's Saturday Beats advised young ladies to desist from dating married men including having numerous boyfriends.

According to her, chasing married men around is wrong and having numerous boyfriends will not give you the privilege of having a perfect guy either. 

Keke driver advises women to stop turning them down; says they make even more money than men in the corporate world

Keke driver advises women to stop turning them down; says they make even more money than men in the corporate world

A Keke driver has questioned why women reject their advances and went on to reveal that some of them are university graduates who make more money than the men in the corporate world.
Kelly Murphy wrote:
 Why do you girls runaway from us because we drive KEKE, you girls normally see we KEKE drivers as Tout and illetrates, that we don't have dreams apart from driving KEKE, don't you

Ohaneze's endorsement of Atiku is all chaff and no substance - President Buhari

Ohaneze

President Buhari has said that the split within the Ohanaeze Igbo socio-cultural group over its reported endorsement of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, did not surprise him.

Speaking at a meeting with a select group of South-east leaders on Friday, at the State House, Abuja, President Buhari said that the moment the so-called resolution was announced, he got calls from well-meaning leaders from the region asking him to disregard it as it was without any substance.

According to him, “From that moment, I knew that the resolution would not stand, and alas,

Justin Beiber's wife Hailey Baldwin changes name to 'Hailey Bieber' on social media (Screenshot)

Justin Beiber


Hailey Baldwin, 21, has made her marriage to Justin Beiber, 24, official hours after the Canadian singer called her his "awesome wife." 
The American model has changed her handle to her married name. Her username is now

Governor El-Rufai clarifies on the N3.5m spent monthly on shiite leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky

Governor El-Rufai clarifies on the N3.5m spent monthly on shiite leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky

Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has clarified on the N3.5 million reportedly spent on a monthly basis to cater for detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria aka Shi'ites, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.
Recall that the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, revealed recently that N3.5 million was used to feed El-Zakzaky monthly. Many Nigerians condemned the Federal government after this revelation was made.
In an attempt to set the records straight, Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, yesterday

Actress Toyin Abraham calls off her engagement with her lawyer fiancé

Toyin Abraham calls off her engagement with her lawyer fianc?
Actress, Toyin Abraham has called off her engagement with her lawyer fiancé.
 
Recall that Toyin’s engagement broke the internet in May this year after the lawyer proposed.

How man who risked facing nearly 100 years in jail after his ex-girlfriend falsely accused him was cleared by a selfie

How man who risked facing nearly 100 years in jail after his ex-girlfriend falsely accused him was cleared by a selfie

A man was wrongfully accused by his ex-girlfriend and was arrested. He risked being sentenced to 99 years in prison but a selfie (pictured above) he took on he day of the alleged crime served as his alibi and saved him from jail.
Christopher Precopia was arrested after an ex-girlfriend claimed he cut an "X" shape into her chest. The 22-year-old man was shocked when police arrested him while he was at work last September at a lumberyard in Williamson County in Texas, USA. He was accused

Two men blows each other while arguing over President Buhari (video)

Two men come to blows while arguing over President Buhari (video)

Two men from the northern part of Nigeria fought publicly following an argument about the performance of the President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, and it was caught on video.

The young men were discussing about the state of the nation and one of them lamented that the country has become worse under the leadership of Buhari. The other warned him

Girls reportedly threw their g-strings at Kupe boys in Lagos last night

Girls reportedly threw their g-strings at Kupe boys in Lagos last night

According to the owner of Escape club, Richard Nnadi, some girls were throwing G-Strings at the Kupe Boys who came to the club to thrill their fans last night. Read what he wrote on his IG page below..

Photos: Final year student allegedly tied to her bed, locked up and burnt to death by her jealous boyfriend

Photos: Final year student allegedly tied to her bed, locked up and burnt to death by her jealous boyfriend

A University finalist has died after she was allegedly tied to her bed by her jealous boyfriend, locked in her room and set ablaze in Uganda.
Immaculate Kembabazi had just completed her Bachelors in Business Administration (BBA) at Makerere University Business school (MUBs) and was due to graduate in January with honours. All her dreams have been tied in ropes of selfishness and burnt in flames of

'Sambo Dasuki is being detained illegally' - Atiku Abubakar



The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar in an interview with The African Report said the former national security adviser, 'Sambo Dasuki is being detained il­legally'.

When asked about Nnamdi Kanu, he said, 'I don’t want to be individualistic on this issue. I reject any illegal detention, any detention that is not based on law and order'.

See excerpts from the interview below...

Peter Okoye shades his brother as he celebrates his wife Lola on their 5th wedding anniversary

Peter Okoye shades his brother as he celebrates his wife Lola on their 5th wedding anniversary

Peter Okoye and his wife, Lola, are celebrating their 5th wedding aniversary today, November 17th.
In a post he shared on his Instagram page this morning, Peter reminisced on how he met Lola and how much of a positive impact she has had in his life. The singer also reminisced on the battles himself and Lola have fought with people who dislike her.
He remembered how people said his late mum never loved Lola. He stated in his post that blood makes people related but loyalty makes them family. Recall the Okoye brothers, Paul, Peter and Jude have been at loggerheads, a fight that led to the dissolution of their famous group, PSquare. Read what Peter wrote below..

"If you have repented and you have not changed your wardrobe, you still have a long way to go" - Actress Patience Ozokwor preaches (video)

"If you have repented and you have not changed your wardrobe, you still have a long way to go" - Actress Patience Ozokwor preaches (video)

Patience Ozokwor, in a recent interview, preached about repentance and what it means to be truly repentant.
The actress, who became an evangelist in recent years, said during the interview:
If you have repented and you have not changed your wardrobe, you still have a long way to go.
Watch the video below..

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Commotion as Man was buried with bed instead of a coffin. (Photos)

A deceased Man From Benue state, Ajingir Tsa was buried with a bed and pillow instead of a coffin.