Thursday, May 30, 2019
The Court of Appeal in Abuja has ruled that Ademola Adeleke was qualified to contest the September 2018 governorship election.
According to a report by Punch Metro, the Court of Appeal in Abuja on Thursday ruled that Senator Ademola Adeleke was qualified to contest the September 2018 governorship election.
Okorocha had on Wednesday predicted his arrest while warning that he will fight back at all plans to silence him.
Popular actor and movie producer, Baba Suwe has returned to Nigeria after successfully completing his treatment in the US.
Yomi Fabiyi and Baba Suwe
Veteran Yoruba actor, Babatunde Omidina, popularly known as Baba Suwe, has returned to Nigeria after completing his treatment in the United States of America.
The 28-year-old singer who built up his music career while also working as an electrical engineer, died on Monday 27 May, 2019 alongside two pilots.
Popular Brazilian singer, Gabriel Diniz, reportedly died in a plane crash which occurred in Porto Do Mato, Estância, on the coast of Sergipe, Brazil.
A businessman has been found dead and decomposing inside his house in Magodo, a community in Lagos state.
The house where he was found dead
According to Punch Metro, the decomposing corpse of Oluwaseyi Ishmael, a Lagos businessman, has been found in his apartment at the Magodo Phase 2 area of Lagos State.
Makinde, in a statement by his Chief of Staff, Mr Bisi Ilaka, asked them to handover to the head of local government administration.
Governor Seyi Makinde
Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Wednesday night sacked all local government chairmen across the 33 councils and 35 Local Council Development Authorities (LCDAs) with immediate effect.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Reactions have trailed a video currently trending showing APC chairman standing in a wrong position while awaiting the arrival of the President.
Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), got more than he bargained for when he stood in between Ibrahim Muhammad, acting chief justice of Nigeria, and service chiefs at the inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday.
The brother to Secretary to the Zamfara State Government has been found with four big bags containing N60 million.
The SSG's brother was found with N60 million
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Sokoto zonal office, on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 arrested one suspected politician with N60, 000, 000 (Sixty Million Naira) cash, following intelligent report of his suspicious money laundering activities.
The anti-graft agency alleged that the defendants and their accomplices forged documents titled, addressed to the Managing Director of Menol Oil and Gas Limited.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday arraigned five oil marketers for allegedly stealing petroleum products worth N1bn belonging to the United Bank for Africa.
The mission said that Ejike’s freedom from death by hanging by the court made history as the first time such a decision was made in a case involving a Nigerian.
Relief came the way of a Nigerian, Mr Adili Chibuike Ejike, earlier sentenced to death for importing nearly two-kilogramme of methamphetamine into Singapore.
Nigeria's number one man, President Muhammadu Buhari has set a new record as he fails to delver his inaugurate speech.
Buhari at his swearing-in
President Muhammadu Buhari has set a new record by being the first democratically elected leader in the history of Nigeria not to deliver an inaugural speech, Punch Metro reports.
Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo has narrowly escaped death in what would have been a plane crash in Lagos.
Olusegun Obasanjo, former Nigerian president and other Nigerians escaped death on Wednesday at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport.
The touts who were between the age bracket of 17-28 freely assaulted, the innocent, also damaged vehicles parked alongside road.
Engr. Seyi Makinde
There were pockets of violence witnessed outside the Liberty Stadium, Ibadan shortly before the inauguration of Engr. Seyi Makinde as Oyo state governor came to a close on Wednesday.
Governor Seyi Makinde today ordered the re-opening of the overhead bridge at the state secretariat.
Governor Seyi Makinde has announced the donation of his 48-month salary in his first term to the teachers’ pension fund.
Governor Seyi Makinde has appointed the Ladilu of Oyo, Chief Oyebisi Ilaka as his Chief of Staff.
Chairman and members of the Governing Council Membersare cooling their feet at the Ibadan office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
Succeeding the first two-term administration in the history of the state, and considering several policies, programmes and projects of the outgoing government that lasted eight uninterrupted years, it may not be out of place if the government becomes a kind of benchmark to measure the performance and achievements of the succeeding governments.
Sometime in 2006, Senator Abiola Ajimobi was invited by the All Nigerian United Nations Students and Youths Association (ANUNSA), The Polytechnic Ibadan, Adeseun Ogundoyin Campus, Eruwa to deliver a speech (because majority of the students wanted to be associated with him).
When you kickstart your administration on May 29, 2019, note that you have committed yourself to something greater than yourself and a need exists for you to work towards leaving an enduring legacy that lives forever. Your road will be rough, but your response within a hundred days in office could make or mar your administration. Hence, waste no time in blaming past administration but take responsibility and speak with actions that will have a positive impact on the lives of those who voted for you as the new face of Oyo State. I predicted your victory in my interview with the Nation News Paper of July 27, 2015, shortly after the 2015 elections.
A four year old has died a painful death after a defective building collapsed on him in Lagos state.
The building collapsed in Lagos
Another building has collapsed in Lagos Island, killing a four-year old child.
The collapsed building was one of the defective buildings marked for demolition on the Island by the state government.
Naira Marley, who claimed to be 28-years old, said apart from storing his songs and music videos, he had never done anything illegal with his laptop.
Singer Azeez Fashola
Singer Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, says he has two wives and four children, who are all British citizens.
Handsome actor, Kit Harington checked into the rehab, a few weeks before the show's ending on May 19.
Game of Thrones star, Kit Harington, has reportedly checked into a rehab for stress and alcohol, according to a report from Page Six.
Many friends of Ayinde has bombarded the social media with congratulatory messages following his appointment.
Few hours after he was officially handed over to, incoming Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has made his first appointment.
After being threatened by controversial actress, Tonto Dikeh, Annie Idibia seems to have subtly replied her.
It seems like Annie Idibia, wife of legenday musician, Tubaba has has finally replied Tonto Dikeh.
Recall that few days ago, Tonto threatened to beat her and her husband up, alongside other Nollywood stars.
It has been reported that Barcelona is in talks to have Neymar return to the club in a supposed swap deal.
Neymar and Dembele
Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain are discussing a deal to bring Neymar back to Camp Nou, with Ousmane Dembele being sent the other way as part of a swap, according to multiple reports in Spain.
There was a real sense of shock among residents after some group of people were spotted picking expired bottles of drinks disposed in Kogi.
Scene of the incident
Residents of Ayigolo, Ayingba Kogi State have been caught picking expired bottles of drinks which were disposed off at a refuse dump.
Blessing Okoro has been blasted by Nollywood actress, Charity Nnaji who was recently shamed for begging money online.
Charity Nnaji and Blessing Okoro
Many say it is a case of kettle calling pot black!
Nollywood actress, Charity Nnaji, who was shamed for begging money from flamboyant Nigerian man, Mompha, has called out Blessing Okoro for lying.
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
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An adorable video has captured the moment a man submitted his face to his daughters to practice their make-up skills.
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