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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, 31 August 2020

EFCC Arrest 14 Suspected Fraudsters In Anambra, 8 Cars Seized

                        8 cars seized as EFCC arrests 14 suspected fraudsters in Anambra

14 suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by operatives of Enugu State zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Awka, Anambra State.

143 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria As Toll Hit 54,000

                                    143 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, last night confirmed that 143 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the country on Monday, August 31.

Supreme Court Affirms Governor Bello's Election, Dismisses PDP And SDP's Petition


The Supreme Court on Monday, August 31 upheld the re-election of Yahaya Bello as the Governor of Kogi state. 

LASU Students To Resume In Batches Starting From September -- VC


Students of the Lagos State University (LASU), are to resume in batches, starting from September, 2020.

BBNaija: Erica Wins The Head Of House Challenge, Nominates Prince As Her Deputy


Erica has won the Head of the House Challenge for week 7 of the ongoing Big Brother Naija Reality Show.

Former Flying Eagles Goalkeeper, John Felagha Is Dead, Aged 26


Former National U17 and U20 goalkeeper, John Felagha, is dead.

Catholic Priest Slums And Dies While Preaching In Cameroon (Video)

                                 
A catholic priest simply identified as Jude has slumped and died while preaching the Homily during mass on Sunday, 30th August 2020.

Farmer Arrested For Allegedly Killing Herdsman Whose Cow Grazed On His Farm In Oyo

                                     

A farmer in the Ogbomoso area of Oyo state, identified as Abraham Alamu has been arrested for allegedly killing a herdsman called Shuaib Adamu.

George Floyd: Ex-Minneapolis Cop, Derek Chauvin Reportedly Asks A Judge To Dismiss His Case

                       George Floyd

Former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin has reportedly asked a judge to dismiss murder charges against him in the death of the African-American George Floyd.

BBNaija: ‘I’m disappointed’ – Vee Speaks On Tolanibaj’s Feelings For Neo

                      

BBNaija housemate, Vee has expressed disappointment at Tolanibaj’s intention for her lover, Neo.

Full List Of Winners At The MTV VMAs 2020


This year MTV Video Music Awards was held on Sunday night, August 30 with performances that aired from different locations in New York City due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Adele Draws Criticism For Wearing Traditional African Hairstyle


Adele was hit with criticism online over a picture of herself she shared to Instagram followers.

Nigeria has also taken steps that affected us - Ghanaian Minister Replies Lai Mohammed

                        Nigeria has also taken steps that affected us, Ghanaian minister replies Lai

The Ghanaian government says the Federal government of Nigeria has also taken steps in the past that have adversely affected its citizens.

Actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde And Kids Recover From COVID-19

                                   

Nollywood actress, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde and her children are now COVID-19 free. 

Lionel Messi Fails To Show Up As Barcelona Players Undergo COVID-19 Tests

                                    Lionel Messi

FC Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, was absent from Barcelona’s training ground on Sunday, August 30, as all the club's staff and players were tested for the novel Coronavirus.

Suspended Anambra Monarchs Beg Governor Obiano For Forgiveness

                     

The 12 traditional rulers suspended by Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra state, have begged for forgiveness, they told the Governor “we cannot stop loving you”, The Nation claims.

Tottenham Confirm £15m Signing Of Wolves Defender, Matt Doherty

                       

Tottenham Hotspur have completed the signing of Matt Doherty, 28, from Wolves in a deal worth £15million.

Delta Vigilantes Torture 26-year-old Man To Death

                       

A 26-year-old man has been allegedly tortured to death by members of the Irri Community Vigilante Group in the Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State.

16-year-old Girl Raped While Washing Clothes At A Stream In Osun

                        

Men of the Osun State Police Command has arrested a man identified as Akeem Adebayo for allegedly raping a 16-year-old girl at a stream in Ido Osun, Egbedore Local Government Area of the state on Saturday, August 29.

138 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria

                                     138 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in  Nigeria

As new Coronavirus cases in Nigeria continues to drop, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed that 138 new cases were recorded on Sunday, August 30.

Sunday, 30 August 2020

Black Panther Star, Chadwick Boseman's Final Tweet Becomes Most Liked Post On Twitter Ever


Hollywood actor Chadwick Boseman‘s final tweet by his family announcing his death has become the most liked post in Twitter history.

Lewis Hamilton Wins Belgian Grand Prix 2020 To Secure His 89th Victory; Pays Tribute To Chadwick Boseman

                       

British Formula One driver, Lewis Hamilton has won the 89th race of his career by dominating the Belgian Grand Prix 2020. 

TolaniBaj, Wathoni And BrightO Evicted From The Big Brother Naija House


TolaniBaj and Wathoni have been evicted from the Big Brother Naija lockdown house, they were evicted alongside BrightO during the live show today Sunday, August 30.

Community Shield: Arsenal Defeat Liverpool As Mikel Arteta Secures Second Silverware

                                  

Arsenal football club have clinched their second trophy as they defeated the league champions, Liverpool on penalties to lift the Community Shield on Saturday, August 29.

I will lay hands on COVID-19 patient and they will recover – Bishop Oyedepo


The Presiding Bishop of Living Faith Church Worldwide a.k.a Winners Chapel, David Oyedepo has said he would lay hand on any Coronavirus patient brought to him for prayer.

Lack of discipline in Nigerian churches has led to sexual immorality and financial impropriety -- CAN president


As the Christian fold in Nigeria continues to argue over the relevance of the new CAMA law signed by President Buhari, the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN),  Rev. Samson Ayokunle, has come out to say that lack of indiscipline in many churches in Nigeria has led to acts of sexual immorality, financial impropriety, gluttony, laziness, and other vices.

“I feel so relieved” – Gospel Singer, Yinka Ayefele Stands On His Feet Again (Video)


Nigerian gospel artiste Yinka Ayefele stood on his feet again on Friday years after getting involved in a life-threatening accident.

Sad! Pregnant Woman, Her Two Kids Burnt To Death In A Tanker Accident In Ondo

                                    Pregnant woman and her two kids burnt to death in a tanker accident in Ondo (photos)

A pregnant woman, her two children, and one other person were killed in an accident that involved one tanker, one truck, and six motorcycles at Ikare, Akoko North-East local government in Ondo state on Saturday, August 29.

Nigeria Recorded 250 New Cases Of Coronavirus As Infections Hit 53,727

                                   250 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Nigeria

250 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Saturday, August 29, the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced on its Twitter handle.

Saturday, 29 August 2020

Bobrisky Dazzles In New Bridal Photo Shoot

                                             Bobrisky dazzles in new photos

Nigerian cross-dresser, Bobrisky looked like a new bride in new photos he shared ahead of his birthday which is on August 31. 

BREAKING: Gov. Sanwo-Olu Orders Reopening Of Tertiary Institutions Sept 14

                    
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state has directed all tertiary institutions under the state government to reopen.

Truck Driver Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter In Relation To 39 Migrants Found Dead In Lorry In Essex

                       Truck driver pleads guilty to manslaughter in relation to 39 migrants found  dead in lorry in Essex - Emmanuel's Blog

A haulier has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in relation to the deaths of 39 migrants discovered in the trailer of a lorry in Grays, Essex, UK in October 2019.

FIFA Suspends Ivorian Federation Election After Disqualified Didier Drogba From Presidential Elections

                    FIFA suspends Ivorian federation election after the body disqualified  Didier Drogba from presidential elections

Ivorian football legend, Didier Drogba's hopes of becoming the next president of the Ivory Coast Football Federation has been given a new lifeline after FIFA on Friday, August 28th requested the suspension of the Ivory coast Football federation's election after the body disqualified the former Chelsea striker from the elections.

Kaduna Government Bans Tricycle Operators From Major Roads

                    
Kaduna State Government has announced banning of tricycle operators from plying major roads within the metropolis, in line with the ongoing transport sector reform.

17 People Killed, 28 Injured After A Restaurant Collapse In China

                    

No fewer than 17 persons have lost their lives on Saturday when a restaurant in northern China collapsed, state media said, with rescuers pulling dozens of survivors from the rubble and searching for others believed to be trapped.

Rebekah Vardy 'Files Legal Papers To Force Coleen Rooney Into Court Immediately Amid Their Ongoing Feud

                    

Rebekah Vardy has reportedly filed legal papers to drag Coleen Rooney to court 'immediately' amid their ongoing feud.

'Black Panther' Star Chadwick Boseman Dies At 43

                                  

Hollywood actor, Chadwick Boseman, the man who brought "Black Panther" to life, has passed away.

Identities Of Lagos Helicopter Crash Victims Revealed

                                      

The identities of victims of the helicopter crash in a residential part of Opebi in Lagos State on Friday have been revealed.

45-year-old Married Man Commits Suicide In Rivers State


A 45-year-old married man, identified as Chinedu Peter Ogwa, committed suicide at his home situated at Wokoma street in Mile 3 Diobu in Rivers state on Thursday night August 27.

Friday, 28 August 2020

President Buhari Reacts To Lagos Helicopter Crash, Mourns

                    
President, Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to Friday’s helicopter crash at Salvation Road, Opebi area of Ikeja, Lagos.

BBNaija: Kiddwaya Breaks Up With Erica

                     
Big Brother Naija season 5 housemate, Kiddwaya, has broken up with his lover in the house, Erica.

Photos Of BBNaija Star, Mercy Eke Gifts Her Sister A Car On Her Birthday

                    BBNaija star, Mercy Eke gifts her sister a car on her birthday (photos)

Mercy Eke, winner of Big Brother Naija season 4 (Pepper Dem edition), presented a Toyota Venza to her older sister who turns a year older today, August 28. 

India Records 77,226 New Coronavirus Cases In 24 Hours To Take Their Tally To 3.38Million

                   India Records 77,226 New Covid-19 Cases In 24 Hours To Take Their Total  Number To 3.38million

India has seen a large spike in number of new COVID-19 cases after 77,226 infections were recorded in the last 24 hours, the highest single-day caseload in the world.

EFCC Arrest 9 Suspected 'Yahoo boys' In Port Harcourt (Photos)

                   9 suspected Yahoo boys arrested in Port Harcourt (photos)

The Port Harcourt Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, arrested nine suspected internet fraudsters.

Chelsea Confirm The Signing Of Brazilian Defender Thiago Silva On A One-year Deal

                    

Chelsea Football Club have completed the signing of Brazilian defender Thiago Silva on a free transfer.

Two Confirmed Dead As Helicopter Crashes Into Building In Lagos (Photos)

                   

Two men have been confirmed dead in the helicopter crash that occurred at the Opebi area of Ikeja, Lagos State today, August 28.

BBNaija: I’m ready for a wedding between Kiddwaya, Erica – Terry Waya

                    
Terry Waya, Nigerian Billionaire and father of one of the current housemates at the BBNaija lockdown, Kiddwaya has given his blessing to the relationship between his son and Erica.

Ondo Varsity Announces Reduction In Tuition Fees

                   Ondo varsity reduces school fees
Authorities of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, (AAUA) in Ondo State has announced the downward review of the tuition fees of its students. 

BBNaija's Mike Edwards And Wife Perri Shakes-Drayton Releases First Photos Of Their Newborn Son, Mathew Olaoluwa

                    BBNaija

BBNaija 2019 first runner up, Mike Edwards and his wife, Perri Shakes-Drayton have shared first photos of their newborn son, Mathew Olaoluwa Edwards. 

JAMB De-listed 22 CBT Centres For Defrauding 11,823 UTME Candidates Of N59M

                   

The management of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has blacklisted no fewer than 22 Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres for allegedly defrauding 11,823 candidates to the tune of N59million.

Ousted Mali President, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita Released A Week After His Arrest

                   

Mali's coup leaders have finally released ousted president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who had been detained since the country's coup on August 18.

Akinwumi Adesina Re-elected As AfDB President

                   

Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has been re-elected as President of the Africa Development Bank AfDB for a second term of five years.