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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, 30 September 2020

Former Chelsea Striker, Didier Drogba Wins The 2020 UEFA President's Award

Ivorian football legend and former Chelsea forward Didier Drogba, 42, has won the 2020 UEFA President’s Award. 

NAF Names Buildings After Late Flying Officer, Arotile And Eight Other Deceased Officers

The Nigerian Air Force has named a two-block of 4 x 2 Bedroom Married Officers Accommodation at the NAF Base in Abuja after the late first female fighter pilot, Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile.

Famous Street Party, Rio de Janeiro Carnival Postponed For The First Time In 108 Years Due To COVID-19

The Rio de Janeiro carnival which was set to hit the streets next February has been postponed for the first time in 108-years due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Lagos Cancels Independence Day Parade

The Lagos State Government has cancelled the Independence Day parade expected to hold on Thursday, October 1. 

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Lesbian Lovers Dismembered Man To Use His Fingerprints To Steal $77,120, Then Kept His Head For Themselves

Prosecutors in Portugal have alleged two lesbian lovers dismembered a man so they could use his fingerprints to access his mobile phone and steal $77,120 from his bank account.

FG Declares October 1 Public Holiday

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Thursday, October 1, 2020 as a public holiday to mark the nation’s 60th Independence anniversary.

Woman Bags 98 Years Jail Term For Stealing Bank’s N49m And $368,000

A former staff of First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Oreoluwa Adesakin, has been sentenced to 98 years in prison by Justice Muniru Olagunju of Oyo High Court for fraud.

Italian Football Risks Dramatic Suspension After 14 Team Members And Staff Test Positive For Coronavirus At Genoa Club

Serie A could be dramatically suspended for two weeks after 14 team members and staff tested positive for coronavirus at Genoa club.

Singer, May D's Marriage To His Caucasian Wife Crashes After 2 Years

It looks like Nigerian singer, May D's marriage to his Swedish partner, Carolina Wassmuth, has crashed.

#BBNaija: I did not lead Ozo on - Nengi

Nengi has dismissed claims that she led fellow housemate Ozo on during the Big Brother Naija lockdown show.

Vehicles Destroyed As Container Falls Off Trailer In Ogun (Photos)

Some vehicles have been destroyed after the containers on a trailer fell off and landed on them along Sango road in Ogun state on Tuesday morning, September 29.

One Allegedly killed As Gunmen Kidnap Kaduna LG Chairman

The Caretaker Chairman of Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Bege Katuka has reportedly been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.

Couple And Two Others Arrested With Human Skull In Ogun (Photo)

Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested a couple and two others for being in possession of a suspected human skull.

Nigeria Records 136 New Coronavirsu Cases In 12 States And FCT

Nigeria has recorded 136 fresh COVID-19 cases on Monday, September 28, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed via its twitter handle.

N2.67bn Meant For School Feeding Programme During Lockdown Found In Private Accounts –ICPC Reveals

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, says it has uncovered up to N2.67 billion money meant for school feeding during the COVID-19 lockdown in personal bank accounts.

LIRS Sends Message To BBNaija 2020 Winner, Laycon About His Tax

Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), has reached out to Big Brother Naija 2020 winner, Laycon, with a message about his tax.

Monday, 28 September 2020

Former Delta State Governor Uduaghan Dumps APC, Returns To PDP

Former Governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan has formally defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Singer, Rema Goes On Lengthy Twitter Rant, Speaks About Music Industry, Young Artistes, His Music Journey

Mavin record sensational singer, Rema has been trending on Twitter for going on a bizarre rant on his handle to let out some personal things disturbing him. 

Judge Temporarily Halts Trump's TikTok Ban In US

A federal judge has partially granted Chinese owned app, TikTok's request for a temporary injunction against a push by the Trump administration to ban the app in the United States.

Court Orders Senator Elisha Abbo To Pay N50M For Assaulting A Lady At Abuja Sex Toy Store

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja has awarded 50,000,000 naira in favour of the nursing mother assaulted by Senator Elisha Abbo.

Ex-Trump Campaign Manager Brad Parscale Hospitalized After Suicide Attempt

Brad Parscale, President Trump's former manager, has been hospitalized after self-harm in his home and threatening to shoot himself,' local police comfirmed.

Filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan Replies Mike Ezuruonye

Nigerian filmmaker Kunle Afolayan has responded to actor Mike Ezuruonye's allegation of hating the Igbo tribe by sharing a DM screenshot in which he (Mike) was tagged a fraudster. 

Popular Japanese Actress, Yuko Takeuchi Dies At 40 In Suspected Suicide

Japanese actress, Yuko Takeuchi has been found dead at her apartment at the age of 40.

Polish, 119 Others Offer To Serve 10-year Jail Term For Kano Boy Over Blasphemy

The Director of the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Warsaw, Poland, Dr Piotr Cywiński, says he and 119 other volunteers across the world are offering to be jailed in exchange for the release of a teenager imprisoned for blasphemy in Kano State.

Present cracks may lead to Nigeria’s break-up - VP, Yemi Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said Nigeria may break up if efforts are not made to address the cracks.

Real Reason WHY I Went To BBNaija - Winner Laycon Confesses

Big Brother Naija season 5 winner, Laycon, has revealed that he did not participate in the popular television reality show because of the cash prize and its goodies.

"I've been depressed for a couple of days" -- Ini Edo Says As She Shares Photo Of Her Damaged Skin (Video)

Nollywood actress, Ini Edo took to Instagram to share a candid photo and a video of the damage done to her skin after she changed her skincare product.

"There's a 50/50 chance I'm going to be blind" - Nigerian Artist Writes As He Accuses Police Of Brutality

A Nigerian artist has accused police officers in Port Harcourt, Rivers state of brutality.

Labour Suspends Nationwide Strike And Protests

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has suspended its proposed strike that was scheduled to start today, Monday, September 28 across the nation, in protest against the hike in the price of fuel and electricity tariff.

Game Of Thrones Star, Hafthor Julius Bjornsson, His Wife Kelsey Henson Confirms The Birth Of Their First Child

Game Of Thrones actor, Hafthor Júlíus Björnsson and his wife Kelsey Henson have welcomed their first child together.

Three Lagos Police Officers Returning From Edo Election Die In Crash

Three policemen have lost their lives in a crash that occurred on the Benin-Ore Expressway in Ondo State while returning from a national assignment in Edo State.

Davido Hangs Out With BBNaija Winner, Laycon (Video)

Popular Nigerian musician Davido has shared a video of himself hanging out with BBNaija 
winner, Laycon.

Sunday, 27 September 2020

126 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Total Infections Now 58,324

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), confirmed 126 new cases of COVID-19 in the country on Sunday, September 27.

Global Coronavirus Deaths Hit One Million

The number of deaths from ravaging coronavirus globally has crossed a million thresholds, with more than 1,000,502 deaths recorded as of Sunday evening, according to

#BBNaija: Laycon Wins Lockdown Edition As Vee And Neo Evicted On Final Day

Nigerian rapper and rave of the moment, Laycon has been crowned the winner of the Big Brother Naija Lockdown edition season 5.

Former VP, Atiku Abubakar Congratulates Israel Adesanya Over New Win

Nigeria ace politician, Atiku Abubakar has congratulated Nigerian-born martial fighter, Israel Adesanya after he defeated Paulo Costa to defend his UFC Middleweight championship.

Mike Ezuruonye Slams Kunle Afolayan, Accuses Him Of Hating Igbos

Nollywood actor Mike Ezuruonye has slammed filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan for sharing screenshot of a DM he got in which he (Mike) was tagged a fraudster. 

US Government To Conduct $2.1m COVID-19 Survey In Three Nigerian States

The American Government has disclosed that it will be conducting a survey that will cost it a total of $2.1million to determine the extent of Coronavirus transmission in three selected states of Gombe, Enugu, and Nasarawa states in Nigeria.

Rivers University Suspends Lecturer For Allegedly Sexually Harassing And Impregnating A Student

The Management of the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education in Rivers state has suspended a lecturer, Dr Rowland Uchechukwu Igwe of the Department of Sociology for allegedly impregnating a student.

Air Force Officer Bags 21 Years Imprisonment Over Fraud

An Air Force officer identified as Michael Oyebanji has been sentenced to 21 years in prison after sitting before a General Court Martial at the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Base in Makurdi, Benue state. 

Davido Signs New Artist 'Deinde' To DMW (Photo)

Nigerian pop superstar, Davido, has announced the signing of a new artist, Deinde to his Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) record label.

Nigerian UFC Star, Israel Adesanya Knocks Out Paulo Costa To Retain His Middleweight Title (Videos)

Nigerian MMA fighter, Israel Adesanya defeated his Brazilian opponent Paulo Costa with a second-round TKO win to retain his UFC middleweight title in Abu Dhabi on Saturday night, September 26.

136 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Toll Hit 58,198

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its late night tweet on Saturday, September 26 confirmed 136 new cases of Coronavirus in the country

Game Of Thrones Stars Kit Harington And Rose Leslie Expecting First Child

British actors and Game Of Thrones stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie are expecting their first child together.

Man Goes Into Coma After Hit By Customs’ Stray Bullet In Ogun

A middle-aged man, Idowu Moses, on Saturday sustained gunshot injury following a clash between men of the Nigerian Customs Service and smugglers in Oja Odan, in Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State.

Bear with us, suspend nationwide strike – Minister, Lai Mohammed Pleads With NLC

Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, has pleaded with the Nigerian Labour Congress to call off its strike scheduled to take off on Monday September 28.

Saturday, 26 September 2020

#BBNaija: Nengi Breaks Down In Tears, Says Ozo And Other Ex-housemates Ignored Her During Saturday Night Party (Videos)

Ahead of the grand finale on Sunday September 27, BBNaija lockdown housemates had their final Saturday party in the house.

7 Policemen And 3 Soldiers Killed As Boko Haram Terrorists Attack Borno Governor Zulum’s Convoy

Eight policemen, three soldiers, and four Civilian Joint Task Force operatives were reportedly killed after the convoy of the Borno state governor, Babagana Zulum, was again attacked by Boko Haram terrorists along the Baga Highway in the state on Friday, September 25.

Man Kills And Buries His 70-year-old Father Inside A Shallow Grave In Anambra (Photos)

A 26-year-old man, Chisom Ogum, on Saturday, September 26 was arrested by men of the Anambra state police command for allegedly killing his biological father, Christopher Ogum, 70, and burying him in a shallow grave in Umuomaku community in Orumba South local government area of the state.