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Xenophobia: Nigeria govt must sue South Africa – Falana

Human rights activist, Femi Falana, SAN, on Wednesday asked the Nigeria’s Federal Government to sue the South Africa government and demand compensation for Nigerian victims of the xenophobic attack in the country. Falana, in a statement, titled: “Beyond the condemnation of xenophobic attacks by the federal government,” said like its counterpart in Nigeria, the political […]

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Google, YouTube fined $170m for violating children’s privacy

Google has agreed to pay $170 million in a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission and New York’s attorney general over charges that YouTube had made millions of dollars over the years from violating children’s privacy laws. The fine is by far the largest ever imposed on a website for violations of the 1998 Children’s […]

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EFCC nabs 6 Facebook scammers targeting US women

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Uyo Zonal Office revealed faces of six suspected internet fraudsters, who specialize in hacking into Facebook accounts of unsuspecting victims and defrauding persons in the compromised accounts’ contact list. The commission said the suspects were arrested in a two-bedroom apartment, located at No. 54 Church Road, Off Calabar […]

Entertainment

Xenophobia: ‘Please, Can We Stop’ – AKA Begs For Peace After Receiving Bashing From Nigerians

South African rapper, AKA, is calling for peace between Nigeria and South Africa following the controversy surrounding the recent xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other foreign Nationals in South Africa. This comes a day after the rapper was seriously dragged online by Nigerians, as well as celebrities like Vector, Burna Boy, Ycee, Perruzi, Skales, and […]

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BBNaija: Mercy Attacks Emotional Frodd

The housemates in Biggie’s house are always serving ‘hot pepper’ and giving something for the fans to talk about. Few minutes after the housemates cooking lesson with celebrity Chef, Matse, Biggie’s house went into Mayhem when Mercy and Frodd got into a heated argument. Mercy who was really angry with Frodd aggressively told him off […]

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Xenophobia: ‘MTN, DSTV, Shoprite should be closed’ – Orji Kalu calls for stiffer measures against South Africa

Orji Kalu, Chief Whip of the Senate, has condemned the attacks on Nigerians in South Africa, describing it as ill conceived, disheartening and wicked. In a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja by Mr Kunle Oyekunle of Orji Kalu Media Office, the former governor of Abia questioned the essence of the renewed attacks on Nigerians. […]

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Xenophobic attacks: Suspend diplomatic ties with South Africa – Ekweremadu tells Buhari

Nigeria’s former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to suspend diplomatic ties with South Africa Ekweremadu in a statement signed by his Media Aide, Mr. Uche Anichukwu, condemned the incessant xenophobic attacks on Nigerians and other African nationals in South Africa. Describing the attack as “un-African, barbaric, and unparalleled acts of ingratitude, […]

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Bayelsa governorship poll: Senator Diri emerges PDP flagbearer

The Senator representing Bayelsa Central Senatorial district, Douye Diri has emerged winner of the 2019 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP governorship primary election in Bayelsa state. The PDP primary election was attended by former President Goodluck Jonathan, the current governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson and other major stakeholders of the party. Out of a total of 1,244 […]

football sports

Mbappe now bigger than Neymar at PSG – Former Chelsea star claims

Former Chelsea star, Craig Burley has warned Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar that he is no longer the biggest star at the Parc des Princes after his transfer move to Barcelona failed. According to Burley, Neymar’s teammate, Kylian Mbappe is now the biggest star at the club, adding that the Brazilian has lost the support of […]

football sports

Matic speaks on ‘fight’ with Man Utd coach, Solskjaer

Manchester United midfielder, Nemanja Matic, has insisted that he has no rift with manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer despite his lack of game time at the club this season. The former Chelsea star has found himself out of the Red Devils’ starting XI this season. The Serbia international only played the final 22 minutes in Man […]

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Stefflon Don helps Nigerian man with money to treat his sick mum

Burna Boy’s girlfriend, Stefflon Don has helped a Nigerian man with money to sort out the medical bills for his sick mum. The Nigerian man approached Stefflon Don on social media with complains that his mum needed money to help treat cancer. Responding to the man’s predicament, Stefflon Don offered him 6k without even having […]

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#Xenophobia: ‘I have made up my mind to boycott South African products – Daddy Freeze

On-air personality, Daddy Freeze has made up his mind to boycott South African products, after the xenophobic attack on Nigerians going on in the country. He also vowed to gradually boycott all South African products in reaction to the current wave of xenophobic attacks in the country. ‘After seeing the pictures and videos, I have […]

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Davido set to wed Chioma, shares photo from their marriage introduction, traditional wedding also on the way

Singer Davido, despite having two babymamas, is set to wed his love interest, Chioma after his family went to meet hers for proper introduction. The singer looks to be keeping to his words after he gave Chioma ‘Assurance’ in May last year, he is ready to tie the knot with her. Davido and his family […]

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2019 BBNaija: Khafi, Omashola, Three Others Up For Eviction

Housemates, Khafi, Elozonam, Frodd, Omashola and Venita have been nominated for possible eviction. News Agency of Nigeria reports that although Khafi escaped the initial nominations, Seyi, the veto-power holder ended up putting her up to save himself. When asked by Biggie during the diary session the choice of replacement, Seyi said Khafi has been nominated […]

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Mercy Johnson Under Attack By Two Nollywood Actresses

Nollywood Actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie has come under attack on social media over her attitude to fellow actresses in the entertainment industry. It all started when Sonia Ogiri made an Instagram post she titled ‘healing process’, sharing her bitter experience with Mercy Johnson. She accused Mercy of hating her for no reason. Recounting how she […]

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How Nigerians Reacted To Davido’s Official Engagement To Chioma (Photo)

Popular Nigerian singer, Davido has stirred reactions online over his engagement to his girlfriend, Chioma. Davido on Monday night announced his introduction to his lover, Chioma’s parent. In a picture shared by the singer on his Instagram page, Davido showed that he took his dad to Chioma’s parent’s house for the introduction. He wrote, “First […]

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Bayelsa guber: APC primaries hold Wednesday as Court set aside interim order

The Returning Officer for the Governorship primaries slated for Wednesday and the Governor of Yobe State, Mai-Mala Buni, has declared that the process to elect the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State through direct primary mode has commenced following the vacation of the court order that earlier disrupted it. Buni, […]

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Buhari issues fresh order to security agencies

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed security agencies in the country to put an end to all the security challenges facing the nation. The President said that the government would no longer tolerate the deteriorating security situation in the country. A statement signed by Mr Mohammed Manga, Director Press and Public Relations of the Ministry of […]