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JUST IN: Obaseki set to emerge PDP candidate as Imasuangbon steps down

Governor Godwin Obaseki is set to clinch the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship ticket as his fellow aspirant, Kenneth Imasuangbon stepped down a few hours to the delegate election.2, 229 party delegates thronged the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City in the early hours of Thursday but their work has now been made easier with the […]

Foreign hub

Nearly 78% of Russians support constitutional amendments

Russian Central Election Commission (CEC) showed that nearly 78% of Russians backed the 206 amendments to the country’s constitution in a referendum. A total of 77.92 percent of Russians have backed the amendments while 21.27 percent voted against them. Under the updated constitution, Russian President Vladimir Putin will be allowed to participate in the 2024 […]

football sports

Leroy Sane signs 5-year contract with Bayern Munich

German professional football player, Leroy Sane has signed a five-year-old contract with Bayern Munich. The 24-year-old winger completed his £54.8m transfer from Manchester City to Bayern Munich. FC Bayern’s executive board member, Oliver Kahn confirmed on his official Twitter account. He wrote; ”Welcome to Munich @LeroySane19! We are thrilled to be able to welcome another […]

Foreign hub

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe resigns

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has resigned, along with his government, according to an announcement from France’s Presidency. The resignation came ahead of a government reshuffle by President Emmanuel Macron designed to bolster his green credentials and win back disillusioned voters ahead of a possible re-election bid. The Elysee Palace said in a statement that […]

Naija News

NSITF says Buhari did not suspend management

The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) has said that its management remains operational, despite being suspended by Chris Ngige, minister of labour and employment. Earlier, news circulated that President Muhammadu Buhari approved the suspension of Mr Adebayo Somefun, the Managing Director/Chief Executive of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), alongside NSITF’s Executive Director, […]

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2023: Igbo coalition presents Amaechi, Peter Obi, Umahi, Onu as presidential candidates

A coalition of Igbo Groups, have lined up the Minister of Transport, Chibuike Amaechi, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Governor David Nweze Umahi, and Peter Obi for 2023 presidency. The coalition comprising World Igbo Youth Congress, Southeast Women Professionals and Igbo Students Union described the decision of Arewa Youths to form an alliance with Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth […]

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Lagos govt seals 10 private schools for holding lessons

Ten private schools have been put under lock by the Lagos State Government for flouting the closure order to prevent the spread of coronavirus, especially among the students. The Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, who led the Monitoring and Investigation team of the office, disclosed this during the second […]

Naija News

NCDC reveals Nigerians responsible for increased COVID-19 cases

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC has revealed the age bracket of Nigerians majorly spreading COVID-19. The Director-General, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, during PTF COVID-19 briefing on Thursday in Abuja said that Nigerian youths between the ages of 20 and 40 are majorly responsible for the spread of the […]

Naija News

Edo Election: INEC displays particulars of Gov Obaseki, Ize Iyamu, others

Nigeria’s electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has displayed the forms of the incumbent Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the forthcoming election in the State, Godwin Obaseki, and those of 13 others. The Commission displayed the particulars at its annex office, located at the former state secretariat of […]

Naija News

Edo: Why PDP Governors accepted Obaseki as candidate, supports him for second term

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Governors Forum, has revealed why the party is confident of Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State. The PDP Governors Forum said Obaseki’s good works in embracing the vulnerable and downtrodden in Edo State have endeared him to the party. Aminu Tambuwal, leader of the Forum and Governor of Sokoto State […]

football sports

Zidane speaks on Messi leaving Barcelona

Real Madrid boss, Zinedine Zidane, wants Barcelona captain Lionel Messi to remain in La Liga amid speculation of a possible departure. The 33-year-old is contracted to Barca until 2021, but there are fresh speculations he might leave next year. According to Cadena SER, Messi has suspended contract negotiations due to his frustrations with Barca, who […]

football sports

Arteta puts up Guendouzi, Torreira, others up for sale

Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta, is ready to sell Matteo Guendouzi, Lucas Torreira, and Sead Kolasinac before next season, according to the UK Times. Arteta is preparing for his first summer transfer market as Gunners’ boss but might be limited to loans and free transfers unless he can raise funds via sales. Arsenal’s transfer kitty will […]

Entertainment

Hushpuppi once sold second-hand clothes in Lagos – New Report

  Embattled Nigerian socialite, Ramoni Abass aka Hushpuppi, has been reported to have sold second-hand clothes on the streets of Lagos State before he accumulated so much wealth, British newspaper, Daily Mail has reported. The report read in part, “Mr Abbas started out as a secondhand-clothes trader in Lagos before claiming to be a billionaire property developer in […]

Entertainment

“I’m allergic to being broke” – Media personality, Toke Makinwa brags

  Popular Nigerian media personality, Toke Makinwa has shared that she is allergic to being broke as her skin can’t survive such situation The self-acclaimed baby girl and vlogger took to micro blogging platform, Twitter to make this disclosure. “I work as hard as I do cos I like expensive shit, my tastebuds bougie AF and I’m […]

Entertainment

Invest in your enjoyment, it’s your greatest asset — Cubana Chief Priest

  Popular Club Owner and Socialite, Cubana Chief Priest has advised his followers to invest in their ”enjoyment” because it is their greatest asset. The celebrity bar man made this statement earlier today via his instagram page. He shared a photo of himself eating to the fullest (literally) and accompanied it with a caption that […]

Entertainment

Broke men/women have no business being in a relationship or marriage – Ifu Ennada

Big Brother Naija 2018 housemate , Iheme Faith Uloma, popularly known as Ifu Ennada, has taken ton her social media page to berate broke people whose focus is to get into a relationship According to the reality, if you want a successful partner, you should be successful first. She further stated that broke men and […]

Entertainment

Gospel Singer, Sammie Okposo And Wife Celebrate 10 Years Wedding Anniversary

Popular Nigerian gospel singer, Sammie Okposo and his beautiful wife, Ozy are celebrating 10 years of marriage today. The 49-year-old who got married 2010, made this announcement on his verified Instagram page where he wrote ““ITS OUR 10TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY… JULY 1ST 2010-2020… 10 YEARS OF BLISS..THANK YOU JESUS FOR KEEPING US.. THANK YOU JESUS […]