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Mesut Ozil Marries 2014 Miss Turkey Amine Gulse In Glamorous Istanbul Ceremony (Photos)

Arsenal midfielder, Mesut Ozil has married his partner Amine Gulse at a glamorous wedding ceremony which took place today in Istanbul, Turkey.

Rihanna Arrives Her Hometown In Barbados After A Visually Impaired Woman Sued Her Fenty Beauty Brand (Photos)Church

Barbadian singer, Robyn Rihanna Fenty who is simply known as Rihanna showed off her stunning look as she made a trip to her hometown of Bridgetown, Barbados on Thursday.

Update: LASTMA Official Beats Up A Lady At Fagba Roundabout Agege Lagos

The lady beaten up by a LASTMA official controlling traffic at Fagba roundabout, Iju Ifako area of Lagos State has been identified as Folashade Salami, a 30-year-old.

Tearful Story of how a Young Man Found his Mum Washing Plates for #250 to Sponsor his EducationThe US

A young man identified as Legendary Soul on Twitter has shared a very touching story of himself when he was younger.

Australian Author Who Suddenly Became Mute For 12 Years Finds Out It Was Because She Accidentally Swallowed A Coin

Marie McCreadie, an author who suddenly became mute when she was 13 years old, discovered 12 years later that it was because she accidentally swallowed a coin without knowing about it.

Wednesday, 27 May 2020

Premier League Confirms Four More Positive COVID-19 Cases After The Third Round Of Mass Testing

                                    Premier League Confirms Four More Positive COVID-19 Cases After The Third Round Of Mass Testing
The Premier League have confirmed that four persons have tested positive for coronavirus after the third round of mass testing was carried out on 1,008 people on Monday and Tuesday.

122 Almajiris Test Positive For Coronavirus In Jigawa – Governor Badaru Reveals

   122 Almajiris Test Positive For Coronavirus In Jigawa – Governor Badaru Reveals
Jigawa State government on today, May 27, announced that 122 almajiris repatriated from other states have tested positive to Coronavirus. 

JUST IN: NFF Officially Confirms Gernot Rohr's Contract Extension As Super Eagles Coach



   JUST IN: NFF Officially Confirms Gernot Rohr's Contract Extension As Super Eagles Coach
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has finally announced they have extended the contract of Gernot Rohr as the coach of Super Eagles.

Court Orders Young Lady Who Drowned Her Baby To Be Kept In LASUTH For Mental Evaluation

                                       Court orders young lady who drowned her baby to be kept in LASUTH for mental evaluation
A Lagos State Magistrates’ Court sitting at Igbosere today given an order that Olufunmilola Adisa, the 22-year-old lady who drowned her baby in Lagos on May 11, be taken to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) for psychiatric evaluation.

Canadian Rapper Houdini, 21, Shot And Killed In Toronto

Canadian Rapper Houdini, 21, Shot And Killed In Toronto
The Canadian fast-rising rapper, Houdini has died after he was shot in Toronto, aged 21. 

Governor Akeredolu Lifts Ban On Religious Gathering In Ondo State

                     Governor Akeredolu Lifts Ban On Religious Gathering In Ondo State
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has lifted the ban imposed on religious gathering in Ondo state weeks ago due to the outbreak of Coronavirus pandemic.

"Police are the biggest and worst gang in America" -Singer Kehlani Says As She Reacts To The Death Of George Floyd



                                  "Police are the biggest and worst gang in America" -Singer Kehlani Says As She Reacts To The Death Of George Floyd
US singer Kehlani has referred to the American police as the "biggest and worst" gang in America following the recent incident of police brutality.

Ize-Iyamu Emerges Consensus Governorship Candidate For Oshiomole-led Faction Of APC In Edo

                                 Ize-Iyamu gets APC nod to contest Edo primary election, direct ...
Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has emerged the consensus candidate of the Oshiomole-led faction of the APC in Edo state to contest for the party's governorship ticket.

Man United Is 'Very Close' To Agreeing On A New Deal To Keep Odion Ighalo At Old Trafford - Ighalo's Agent Says

                                  United "Very Close" To Agreeing On New Deal To Keep Ighalo At Old ...
Manchester United is edging closer to agree on a new contract to keep the Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo at Old Trafford after it was revealed the Chinese Super League's foreign players are to be banned from returning until October, meaning he can't leave anytime soon with his loan deal set to expire this Sunday.

Senegal President's Brother Tests Positive For Coronavirus

                                    Senegal President's Brother Tests Positive For Coronavirus
Aliou Sarr, the brother of Senegalese president, Macky Sall has announced that he has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus.

No man can stop me from returning as Edo State's Governor -- Obaseki



                                  No man can stop me from returning as Edo State's Governor -- Obaseki
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state on Wednesday, May 27, expressed confidence that he will be in office for the next four years amid the crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress in the state.

Jude Okoye did his best to help Cynthia Morgan and May D’s careers - Singer, J.Martins Reacts To The Cynthia & Jude Okoye Saga

                               
Nigerian singer J. Martins has weighed in on the ongoing contract saga between Cynthia Morgan and Jude Okoye, the CEO of her former record label 'Northside Entertaiment'

Ebonyi Lawmaker’s Brother Found Dead In His Car Boot Along Abakaliki/Afikpo Expressway

                  
        



The younger brother of member representing Ebonyi North-west in the state house of assembly, Victor Aleke, was reporedly found dead in his car boot along the Abakaliki/Afikpo expressway.

Twitter Tags President Donald Trump's Tweet With Fact-checking Warning

Twitter Tags President Donald Trump's Tweet With Fact-checking Warning
US President Donald Trump's tweet on Tuesday, May was tagged with fact-check label by Twitter for the first time, a decision that prompted the president to accuse the social media giants of meddling in election. 

Viewers Discretion: Three Decomposing Bodies Found In A Bush In Delta

                             
Three decomposing bodies of unidentified men were found inside a bush along the Illah-Ugbolu road in the Oshimili North Local Government Area of the state on Tuesday May 26.

Identity Of Black Man Killed By Minneapolis Police Reveals As The Officers Involved Have Been Fired

                             
The identity of the African American man who died after a Minneapolis police officer was seen kneeling on his neck, making it difficult for him to breathe, has been revealed and the police officers involved have been reportedly fired.

Costa Rica Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

                                    Costa Rica Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage
Costa Rica on Tuesday, May 26 legalised same-sex marriage, making the country the first Central American nation to do so and sparking an emotional response from rights campaigners as the first weddings were held overnight.

Morecambe Defender Christian Mbulu Dies At The Age Of 23

                                  Morecambe Defender Christian Mbulu Dies At The Age Of 23
The English League Two Football Club Morecambe have confirmed the death of its defender, Christian Mbulu, who died at the age of 23.

Nigerians Reacts As #SoCynthiaMorganLied Trends On Twitter After Jude Okoye Released Copies Of Their Contract

                             
#SoCynthiaMorganLied is trending on Twitter, and this is after her former record label boss Jude Okoye released copies of the contract between the singer and Northside Entertainment.

El-Rufai Extends Lockdown In Kaduna State By Two Weeks

   Governor Nasir El-rufai is yet to recover from Coronavirus ...
The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai has extended by two weeks, the lockdown imposed on the state over the continious battling of the Coronavirus pandemic in his state and across Nigeria.

Tuesday, 26 May 2020

276 New Cases Of COVID-19 Recorded In Nigeria

                                 276 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), on Tuesday night announced 276 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria.

Man Allegedly Kills 8-year-old Daughter, Buries Her Secretly

                    Man allegedly kills 8-year-old daughter, buries her secretly
Police in Kagadi, Uganda have apprehended a father, who was allegedly killed his eight-year-old daughter and buried her secretly.

"I can't breathe" -- African American Man Begs Before He Was Killed By A Minneapolis Police Officer Who Knelt On His Neck

                             
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has waded into the horrific death of a Black African-American man named George Lloyd who died on Monday, May 25, after a Minneapolis police officer was seeing in a video forced his knee into his neck to restrain him from moving.

Delta Poly ASUP Chairman Dies In Ghastly Motor Accident (Photos)

                               
Chairman of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic, ASUP, Delta State Polytechnic, Ozoro Chapter, Akpituren Mogbeyi was confirmed dead in a ghastly car accident.

President Of Haiti's Football Federation Suspended By FIFA Over Sexual Abuse Case Opened Against Him



                             
President of the Haitian football federation, Yves Jean-Bart, has been suspended by FIFA from his post for 90 days after allegations emerged that he coerced teenage female players into having sex with him at the country’s national training centre.

NYSC Extends Service For 24 Lagos Corps Members Over Disciplinary Issues

                                 NYSC Extends Service For 24 Lagos Corps Members Over Disciplinary Issues
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Lagos state, has extended the service year of 24 Batch B Stream 1 corps members as punishment for undisclosed disciplinary issues.

Jude Okoye Shares Contract Papers Between Cynthia Morgan & Northside Entertainment

                             
The copy of a contract between Cynthia Morgan and Jude Okoye's Northside Entertainment which generated a lot of rancor over the weekend after the Nigerian dancehall singer claimed it made her lose her name, Instagram account, royalties and VEVO account has finally been released for public scrutiny. 

”Na for you, Finish am!!” – Davido Surprises His Gateman After Giving Him A Mouth-watering Breakfast

                             
Nigerian superstar and DMW Boss, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido is renowned for his random act of kindness and has yet again proved that.

Alex Iwobi Reveals Why He Snubbed England And Chose To Represent Nigeria

   EXTRA TIME: Iwobi's Arsenal teammate Aubameyang pleads for Nigeria ...
Everton's Alex Iwobi has revealed why he chose to represent Nigeria Super Eagles rather than the Three Lions of England.

'The real Giants of Africa are Davido and Wizkid, not Burna Boy' – Ethiopian Show Promoter, Leyla

                             
Popular Ethiopian Show Promoter, Konjo Leyla, has reacted to the controversy surrounding who is the king of African music between Nigerian singers, Davido and Burna Boy.

Anambra State Records First Death From COVID-19

                                  Anambra State Records First Death From COVID-19
Anambra state has recorded its first death from COVID-19 just as three patients have been discharged from the state's isolation center.

UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson Says Coronavirus Has Affected His Eyesight

                                 UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson Says Coronavirus Has Affected His Eyesight
The United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson has revealed the Coronavirus he contracted recently has affected his eyesight.

18 Coronavirus Patients Refuse Treatment At Gombe Isolation Centres

   18 Coronavirus Patients Refuse To Undergo Treatment In Gombe State ...
No fewer than 18 COVID-19 patients have reportedly refused to undergo treatment for the disease in Gombe state, chairman of the state’s task force on COVID-19, Idris Mohammed, disclosed on Monday, May 25.

2 COVID-19 Deaths Recorded In Kano, 1 Patient Gets Discharged



   2 COVID-19 Deaths Recorded In Kano, 1 Patient Gets Discharged
Two more COVID-19 deaths have been recorded in Kano state, the state Ministry of Health disclosed this on its verified Twitter handle today.

INEC Okays Electronic Voting From 2021

        UPDATED: INEC Resident Commissioner, wife, children killed in ...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) will be used for future elections in the country starting from next year.

32 COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Jigawa

                                  32 COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Jigawa
The Jigawa state government has confirmed the discharge of 32 Coronavirus patients from the state isolation centers after recovering from the disease.

Man Chops Off Mistress’ Husband’s Wrist In Osun

                                       Man Chops Off Mistress’ Husband’s Wrist In Osun
The Osun State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a man, identified as Kamoru Ajibola, for reportedly chopping off the wrist of his mistress' husband during a brawl.

We will jail parents who enroll children into Almajiri system – Governor El-Rufai

   El-Rufai lays foundation for Kaduna Pilgrims' hotel - Vanguard News
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has warned that parents who enroll their children in the Almajiri education system risk prosecution and two years imprisonment.

3 Brothers Allegedly Kill Their Sibling Over Money Realized From Their Mother’s Funeral In Imo

                     3 Brothers Allegedly Kill Their Sibling Over Proceeds Realized From Their Mother’s Funeral In Imo
Three brothers, Patrick Obieshieke, Chinonso Obieshieke and John Erieka are facing trial by Imo State Police Command for allegedly killing their blood brother, Remigius Obieshieke, over money realized from the burial of their 75-year-old mother.

Man Slumps And Dies After Observing Eid Prayers In Kano

                                Man Slumps And Dies After Observing Eid Prayers In Kano
A man reportedly slumped and died after observing eid-il-fitr prayer in the Unguwar Sharada community, Kano State.

Monday, 25 May 2020

229 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Confirmed Cases Hit 8068

                                  229 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Confirmed Cases Hit 8068
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), on Monday night, May 25 announced that 229 new cases of coronavirus were recorded in the country.

WHO Suspends Clinical Trial Of Chloroquine As Possible Cure For Coronavirus

                                WHO Suspends Clinical Trial Of Chloroquine As Possible Cure For Coronavirus
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday May 25, announced that it has halted the use of hydroxychloroquine in solidarity trial for the treatment of COVID-19.

France Elects First Transgender Mayor, Marie Cau

                                  France Elects First Transgender Mayor, Marie Cau
business manager, Marie Cau has become the first trans person to be elected as Mayor in France.

POP: Corps Members To Collect Certificates At LGAs

                                  POP: Corps Members To Collect Certificates At LGAs
Qualified Batch “B” Stream 1 corps members who will be passing out on Thursday May 28, have been told to collect their National Service certificates at the Local Government areas.

Grave Diggers Arrested With Five Severed Human Heads In Ondo (Photo)

        Grave diggers apprehended with five severed human heads in Ondo (photo)
Men of the Ondo state police command has arrested four grave diggers working at a public cemetery owned by Akure South Local Government after five severed human heads were found in their possession.

Ex-Serbian Footballer, Miljan Mrdakovic At 38 Commits Suicide

                                    Ex-Serbian Footballer, Miljan Mrdakovic At 38 Commits Suicide
Former Serbian football player, Miljan Mrdakovic has reportedly committed suicide by shooting himself in the head after struggling with depression and anxiety.

'Don't willingly sign a contract and then turn around later to complain about how you're being cheated' -- Rapper, Eldee Schooled Cynthia Morgan



                             
Nigerian veteran rapper, Eldee has reacted to the ongoing saga between Cynthia Morgan and her former record label boss, Jude Okoye.

Twitter Users React As Woman Marries A Man In A Wheelchair In Lagos

Twitter Users React As Woman Marries A Man In A Wheelchair In Lagos
A newly-married couple is trending on Twitter after their wedding photos surfaced online.

Two Military Men Test Positive For Coronavirus In Bayelsa

   Two Military Men Among New Coronavirus Cases In Bayelsa
Two military officials are said to be among the 3 new confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Bayelsa state, which was announced by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday May 24.

Ex-DG Of Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Sir TC Okere Allegedly Stabs Wife To Death

                                 Ex-DG Of Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Sir TC Okere Allegedly Stabs Wife To Death
The former Director-General of Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Sir TC Okere is at large after allegedly stabbing his wife of 50 years to death on Monday, May 25.

Police Arrests Man For Setting Pregnant Sister Ablaze For Slapping Their Mother

                                Police Arrests Man For Setting Pregnant Sister Ablaze For Slapping Their Mother
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a man simply identified as Chima for allegedly setting his 20-year-old pregnant elder sister, Victoria ablaze at their residence around CAC Bus Stop in Okokomaiko, Ojo, on May 14.

Wike Releases N450m To Victims Of 2019 General Election In The State

                                Wike Releases N450m To Victims Of 2019 General Election In The State
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has approved the release of 450,000,000 naira to victims of the 2019 'bloody poll' in Ijaw communities in Abonema, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area of the state.