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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.

Monday, 3 August 2020

Ogun State Government Now Made COVID-19 Test Free For Returning Students After Parents Protest

The Ogun state government has announced that the COVID-19 test for returning students which was earlier pegged at N25,000 per student, is now free.

#BBNaija: Ozo Wins Head Of House Challenge, Picks Dorathy As His Deputy

Ozo has emerged this week's Head of House in the Big Brother Naija lockdown edition.

'God will make you suffer in ways money can't fix' - Singer Tekno Rain Curses On Nigerian Leaders


Sensational singer Tekno is certainly not pleased with some Nigerian leaders.

Nobel Peace Prize Winner, John Hume Dies At 83

                                   Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume dies at 83

John Hume, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for his part in bringing peace to Northern Ireland, has passed on at 83 years.

Microsoft Set To Buy TikTok After Huge Pressure From President Trump

                                    Tiktok app

Tech giants, Microsoft have announced that they'll be buying social media app, TikTok after US President Donald Trump announced that he'll be banning the app from the United States over fears that the Chinese government uses it to spy on Americans.

Ogun State Govt. Accused Of Demanding N25k To Carry Out Coronavirus Test On Students

The Dapo Abiodun's led government of Ogun state has been accused of demanding the sum of N25,000 (Twenty-five thousand naira) to carry out a Coronavirus test on each student of private boarding schools.

Police Kill 3 Robbers And Rescue 9 Passengers In Rivers

                                  Police kill 3 robbers and rescue 9 passengers in Rivers (photo)

The Anti-Robbery Squad of the Okehi Division of Rivers State Police Command on Sunday, August 2, reportedly killed three armed robbers during a response to a distress call that some passengers in buses were being robbed at Okehi/Igbodo Express Road in Etche, Etche local government area of the State.

”You won’t make heaven with this haircut” – Nigerian Preacher Tells Gospel Musician Frank Edwards, Others

A Facebook user identified as Victor Edet has taken to his page to warn Christians about ‘Hairstyles that could lead them to hell’.

Shoprite Announces Plan To Pull Out Of Nigeria


South African retailer supermarket, Shoprite, has announced its plans to leave Nigeria after 15 years of operation.

NASS Committees desperate to scuttle forensic audit - Acting MD Of NDDC, Daniel Pondei Cries Out


 Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Daniel Pondei, has accused the Senate and House of Representative Ad-hoc Committees of having a plan of scuttling the forensic audit of the Commission by discrediting it in its final report.

Man Dies After Attacking The Palace Of Akire In An Attempt To Free A Suspect

A man has died after attacking the palace of Akire in Osun State in an attempt to release a suspect remanded in the palace.

Mexican Drug Gang Leader 'El Marro' Is Captured After Years On The Run (Photos)

The Mexican Army has captured a famous drug cartel leader, "El Marro", after years on the run, the country's security forces have announced.

Akpabio Reportedly Links Two Former State Governors To Some Controversial NDDC Projects

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has reportedly linked two former governors of Delta State, James Ibori and Emmanuel Uduaghan, to some of the projects that have been executed by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Punch reports.

Nigerians Express Shock As Hydroxychloroquine Sells for N50,000 Over Claims That It Cure COVID-19

A lot of Nigerians were dismayed after a Twitter user shared a pack of Hydroxychloroquine sulfate and claimed it was sold for 50,000 Naira in a Port Harcourt Pharmacy.

Abiola Ajimobi made heaven, he is at peace with God – Says Ex-Oyo First Lady, Florence Ajimobi

Mrs Florence Ajimobi, the widow of the former governor of Oyo state, late Abiola Ajimobi, says her husband made heaven and is currently at peace with God.

SERAP Drags President Buhari To Court Over Foreign Loans

Nigerian anti-corruption group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued President Muhammadu Buhari, over the alleged failure of his government to provide the details of the loans it has so far taken.

WWE Stars Nikki And Brie Bella Give Birth To Baby Boys A Day Apart

WWE Hall of Famers Nikki and Brie Bella are both celebrating new additions to the family after giving birth to baby boys a day apart.

#BBNaija: Erica Accidentally Exposes Her Bare Behind, Moans Enjoying Intense ‘Under The Sheet’ Action With Kiddwaya (Videos)

                                   #BBNaija: Erica accidentally exposes her bare behind and moans as she enjoys intense ?under the sheet? action with Kiddwaya (videos)

BBNajia Lockdown housemates, Erica and Kiddwaya who are romantically linked in the show couldn't get their hands off each other as they packed the on PDA last night.

Only 30 policemen are protecting 100 Katsina villages - Governor Masari

Kastina State Governor, Aminu Masari, has decried the escalated killings by bandits and other criminal elements in the state.

Frank Ocean’s Younger Brother, Ryan Breaux Killed In Car Accident

Ryan Breaux, the younger brother of singer Frank Ocean passed on Sunday morning, August 1, after involving in a ghastly car crash alongside his classmate, Zeek Bishop.

'Obaseki is not a threat because he is not even eligible to contest elections' - Says Oshiomhole

Former National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has stated that Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state is not a threat to his party in the forthcoming governorship election.

304 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Death Toll Hit 888

                                    304 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Nigeria

304 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria on Sunday, August 2, as confirmed by the NCDC.

Sunday, 2 August 2020

Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu Sacks State Commissioner For Transport, Gives No Reason

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has sacked the state Commissioner of Transport, Barr. Ekele Nwaohammuo.

#BBNaija: Here Is How Viewers Voted For Their Choice Housemates At The First Eviction Show

                        #BBNaija: See how viewers voted for their least favorite housemates at the first eviction show

Here is a chart showing how viewers voted for their least favorite housemates that were put up for the first eviction show which held this evening.

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton Wins British GP For 7th Time Despite Tyre Puncture During Final Lap

British Formula One star, Lewis Hamilton, on sunday, Aug. 2 won the British Grand Prix despite suffering a tyre puncture on the last lap, bringing a dramatic finish to a pulsating finale.

#BBNaija: Ka3na And Lilo Become The First Housemates To Be Evicted From The House


Ka3na and Lilo have become the first housemates to be evicted from the ongoing Big Brother Naija TV reality show.

Nigerian Man Rapes Lady In Ologuneru Area, Ibadan On Sallah Day

A man identified as Waheed Ogundele has been accused of raping a lady (name withheld) in the Ologuneru area of Oyo State.

SpaceX Crew Returns To Earth, Ending Historic Mission

Two United States astronauts have undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) and were expected to splashdown in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday afternoon, ending a historic mission testing human spaceflight operations for SpaceX hardware.

Police Find Wandering 2-year-old Boy In Anambra

                                     Police Find Wandering 2-year-old Boy In Anambra
The Anambra State Police Command on Saturday, says it has found a two-year-old male child who was wandering in Oba International Market, Idemili Local Government Area of the state.

'I couldn’t imagine what life would be like if you weren’t by my side' - Tamar Braxton Tells Her Nigerian Boyfriend For Saving Her Life During Suicide Attempt

Tamar Braxton has specially eulogized her Nigerian boyfriend David Adefeso for saving her life and helping her through recovery after her suicide attempt recently.

'Nobody is safe in Borno over Insecurity' - Shehu Of Borno Decries Attack On Zulum

The Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar Elkanemi has expressed fears of insecurity in Borno state following last week's attack on the convoy of Governor of the state, Babagana Zulum.

Flavour And Anna Banner’s Daughter Rocks As She Clocks 5 (Photos)

Anna Ebiere Banner, former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN), and singer Flavour's daughter Sofia clocks 5 on Saturday, August 1.

Actresses make themselves vulnerable to sexual harassment - Dayo Amusa

Nollywood actress, Dayo Amusa in an interview claimed female colleagues make themselves vulnerable to sexual harassment by movie producers and directors.

Nigeria will pay back loan from China in 20 years - Min. Of Transportation, Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has disclosed that the loan the Nigerian government got from China for the rail projects across the country will be paid back within a period of 20 years.

Strange As Seven Women Found Dead In A Beauty Salon In Niger State

Seven women were found dead in a beauty salon in the Rijau Local Government Area of Niger State on Thursday, July 30.

'Koto Orun' Actress, Musiliat Arikeusola a.k.a 'Osuntohun' Dies At 67

Nigeria movie industry is once again mourning following the death of veteran Yoruba actress Alhaja Musiliat Arikeusola popularly called Osuntohun.

Black Man Decapitates Landlord With A Sword After Quarrelling Over His Rent

A man allegedly decapitated his "kind and gentle" landlord with a samurai sword in a row over the house rent.

Mompha Pays Surprise Visit To Adeherself Days After Her Release From Custody (Video)

Nigerian big boy and Instagram celebrity, Mompha has paid Adeherself a visit after she was released from EFCC custody.

72-year-old Man Dies Onboard an Air Peace Flight From Calabar To Abuja

A 72-year-old man has reportedly died onboard an Air Peace flight P47182 from Calabar to Abuja on Saturday, August 1.

Disturbing! 7-year-old Boy Gruesomely Beaten By His Stepfather (Photos)


A seven-year-old boy has been left with multiple injuries after he was beaten in a brutal manner by his stepfather.

386 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Total Infections Hit 43,537

                                  386 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday night, August 1, announced that 386 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed across the country.

Saturday, 1 August 2020

Ogun State Govt. Mandates All Returning Students To Undergo COVID-19 Tests

As students in exiting classes prepare to resume for academic activities nationwide on Monday, August 3, the Ogun state government has mandated all students in boarding houses to undergo Malaria and COVID-19 tests as that would make them admissible into their boarding houses.

BREAKING: Arsenal Beat Chelsea To Win Record 14th FA Cup

Arsenal football club on Saturday evening, won the FA Cup, after defeating a fellow London club, Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley Stadium.

Premier League Champions Liverpool Release New Jerseys For 2020-21 Season (Photos)

Liverpool football club will begin their campaign in Premier League next season as newly-crowned champions with a brand-new kit produced by clothing giants, Nike.

Lagos Reopens Worship Centres August 7

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Saturday says worship centers in the state will reopen effective August 7, 2020.

Properties Destroyed As Fire Guts Foam Market In Mushin, Lagos

Fire gutted a foam market in the Mushin Local Government Area of Lagos State today, 1st of August.

Jonathan Isaac Becomes First NBA Player To Refuse Taking A knee And Not Wear 'Black Lives Matter' Shirt During National Anthem

Orlando Magic star, Jonathan Isaac became the first NBA player to stand during the National Anthem as the NBA league resumed play after a 20-week suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic on Friday night.

Donald Trump Says He Will Ban TikTok In United States Today

American President, Donald Trump has revealed plans to ban the TikTok application in the United States through executive authority today.

Lionel Messi ‘To Be Offered Four-year Deal Worth A Staggering £235m’ By Inter Milan

Italian giants Inter Milan are reportedly set to offer Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi, 33, the most audacious deal in the history of football as his Barcelona deal comes to an end.

Ekiti Governor Fayemi Announces His Recovery From Coronavirus

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has recovered from COVID-19 after the test conducted on him returned negative for the virus.