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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, 30 November 2020

Nigeria Recorded 145 New Cases Of Coronavirus As Toll Hit 67,557

145 new cases of COVID19 were recorded in Nigeria on Sunday, November 30.

Rapper Lil Yase Shot And Killed In California, Aged 26

American rapper, Lil Yase has been shot dead in California at the age of 26.

Police Re-arrest Four Prisoners Who Escaped From Edo Prison

Four prisoners who escaped from Oko Prison during the recent #EndSARS crisis have been re-arrested by the Nigeria police.

Biden To Appoint Nigerian-born Adewale Adeyemo As US Deputy Treasury Secretary

US President-Elect, Joe Biden, is set to announce a Nigerian-born lawyer, Adewale Adeyemo, as deputy Treasury secretary, website, Politico reported on Sunday November 29.

'Pandemic' Is Named As 2020's Word Of The Year

The term, pandemic has been named 2020 word of the year by Merriam-Webster.

Zabarmari Massacre: We Informed Military Before The Attack But Nothing Was Done - Residents

Residents of Zabarmari in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State have claimed that the killing of rice farmers in the community would have been avoided if the Nigerian military had taken action after being informed of the impending attack.

Did Farmers Killed By Boko Haram Get Military Clearance Before Resuming Farming - Garba Shehu

Presidential spokesman Garba Shehu reacted to the murder of scores of farmers in Zabarmari village by asking whether the victims got military clearance before resuming farming.

Raul Jimenez Suffers Fractured Skull After Head Collision With David Luis In Wolves Win Arsenal Game

Wolves striker, Raul Jimenez suffers fractured skull after head clash with David Luis in Arsenal game; undergoes surgery

Wolves have confirmed that striker Raul Jimenez suffered a fractured skull and has undergone an operation following his head clash with David Luis against Arsenal on Sunday, November 29.

President Trump Sends ‘Get Well’ Message To Joe Biden After Fracturing His Foot While Playing With His Dog

US President-elect, Joe Biden suffered an ankle injury while playing with his pet dog called Major on Saturday, November 28,2020, it has been revealed.

Singer, Izzlax Buys Himself A Mansion In Lekki (Photos)

Nigerian singer, Izzlax has joined the association of home owners in Lagos.

F1 Driver, Romain Grosjean Survives After His Car Went Up In Flames And Broke Into Half In Horror Crash (Photos/video)

Formula 1 and Haas driver, Romain Grosjean is fortunate to be alive after his car burst into flames and broke in half when it hit a barrier at turn three at the Bahrain Grand Prix.

'I received vision that I would be Osun state Governor in my dreams' – Adegboyega Oyetola

Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has revealed that he received a vision from God that he would be Governor long before he joined the race.

Restructuring Is Not As Critical As Hunger And Poverty - Says Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has reacted to the calls for restructuring which was recently reignited by the Governors in the South-South region he comes from. 

Police Arrest Seven Suspected Cultists In Lagos (Photo)

Men of the Lagos State Police Command has arrested seven suspected members of Eiye Confraternity at Agura axis, Ikorodu, Lagos state.

Manchester United Striker, Edinson Cavani Facing Three-match Ban Over Racial Post On Instagram

Manchester United striker, Edinson Cavani, 33, could be hit with a possible three-match ban for a 'racist' celebratory post-game comment.

Sunday, 29 November 2020

3 Arrested For Bombing Governor Wike's Father' Church In Rivers

The police in Rivers State have arrested three suspects who allegedly detonated explosives at a Pentecostal church, Christain Universal Church International, located at Mile 3, Diobu area of Port Harcourt.

110 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed 110 new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria on Saturday November 28. 

Mike Tyson And Roy Jones Jr Comeback Fight Ends In Draw

Mike Tyson’s bout at age 54 ended in a draw with Roy Jones Jr., 51 on Saturday in an eight-round exhibition battle of former heavyweight champions.

Comedian AY And Wife, Mabel Celebrate 12th Wedding Anniversary With Stunning Photos

Award-winning comedian and actor, Ayo Makun popularly known as AY and his wife, Mabel Makun are celebrating their 12th wedding anniversary today November 29.

President Buhari Reacts To Killing Of 43 Farmers In Borno By Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the killing of 43 farmers in Zabarmari village in Jere Local Government of Borno State, by Boko Haram insurgents.

Saturday, 28 November 2020

Boko Haram Reportedly Beheads 43 Farmers In Borno

Suspected Boko Haram members on Saturday reportedly beheaded at least 43 farmers in Borno state.

Maradona’s ‘Illegitimate Son’ Demands Body Be Exhumed For DNA Tests

A teenager who claims to be the illegitimate son of the late football icon Diego Maradona has formally demanded that his body be exhumed.

Policeman Shot Me, Killed My Girlfriend; Man Tells Judicial Panel

A disgruntled Nigerian, identified as Mr Emmanuel Ajomafuwe, 33, is seeking justice for himself and his late 20-year-old girlfriend, Miss Adaobi Ifeanyi, with whom he was allegedly shot by a policeman.

Nigeria's Super Eagles Drop Three Spots On Latest FIFA Ranking

Nigeria national team, Super Eagles, have dropped a massive three spots on the FIFA/Cocacola rankings after having back to back draws against Sierra Leone this month.

Wife Of Akeredolu’s Chief Of Staff Regains Freedom

The abducted wife of the Chief of Staff to Ondo State Governor, Chief Olugbenga Ale, on Saturday, Nov. 28 regained freedom after spending two days in the captives of her abductors.

"She said yes" -- Rapper Ikechukwu Onunaku Announces He's Engaged (Video)

Rapper and actor Ikechukwu is engaged! He is engaged to the girl he introduced us to!

Argentina Police Probe Possible Negligence Over The Death Of Diego Maradona

Argentina police have begun probe of possible negligence over the death of football icon, Diego Amando Maradona.

"I'm the only girl that took her boyfriend out and spent N7k on him without telling anyone" - Nigerian Girl Boasts

A Nigerian lady on Facebook, Chisom Maryjane has boasted about how she took her boyfriend out and spent N7k on him without telling anyone. 

246 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria; Total Infections Now 67,220

246 new cases of Coronavirus was recorded in 9 states and FCT on Friday November 27, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed via its late night Twitter post.

Cross River Court Jail Bank Manager For 5 Years Over N27m Theft

Justice Adie A. Onyebueke of the Cross River State High Court, Akamkpa, has sentenced one Augustine Effiong Bassey to five years imprisonment for stealing N27 million, belonging to a microfinance bank, where he was a branch manager.


He was prosecuted by the Enugu Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), on a one-count charge of stealing. The charge read,


“That you, Augustine Effiong Bassey (‘m’), sometime between 2010 and 2012 at Uyanga, Cross River State, within the jurisdiction of the High Court of Cross River State, with the intent to defraud, stole the sum of N27,300,000 (Twenty-seven Million, Three Hundred Thousand Naira), being property of Ekondo Microfinance Bank Limited and thereby committed an offence punishable under Section 390 of the Criminal Code law, CAP C16 (VOL 3) of the Laws of Cross River State of Nigeria,2004 and punishable under Section 390(9) of the same Law.”


Bassey pleaded “not guilty” to the charge, thus setting the stage for his trial.


With prosecution counsel, Fortune Amina I. Asemebo proving the case beyond reasonable doubt, Justice Onyebueke convicted and sentenced him to prison, with an option of restituting the sum of N15 million to Ekondo Microfinance Bank.


Bassey’s journey to prison began sometime in July 2016 when he was arrested by the EFCC upon intelligence that he used his position as the branch manager of Ekondo Microfinance Bank, Uyanga, Cross Rivers State to convert the sum of N27.3 million (Twenty Seven Million, Three Hundred Thousand Naira), belonging to bank to his private use.


He did this by personally carting away the sum from the bank's vault and gave to his fronts for execution of non-existent contracts for the bank.

I Am Happy Without Marriage, Kids – Don Jazzy

Nigerian iconic music producer, Michael Collins Ajere, professionally known as Don Jazzy has said he is happy without marriage and kids.

Stop Calling Friday 'Black Friday', Its A Holy Day For Muslims - Kano Hisbah Board Writes Radio Station

Kano Hisbah has reportedly written a notice to Cool FM, demanding that they stop calling Friday 'Black Friday' ahead of a "Black Friday Sales" expected to be conducted today November 27. 

Friday, 27 November 2020

ASUU Agrees To Call Off Strike As FG Agrees To Pay The Union N70bn

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has agreed to call off its strike which has lasted for 8 months.

Man Who Lost A Leg After Allegedly Being Shot By SARS During Arrest For Crime He ''didn't commit'' Is Discharged And Acquitted After Spending 5 Years In Prison

A man has been discharged and acquitted after spending 5 years in prison for a crime he says he didn't commit.

Teacher On The Run After Allegedly Beats Student To Death Over Maths Quiz In Lagos

A Nigerian man, Ridwan Oyewunmi, has called on Nigerians on social media to help him get justice after a school teacher who is currently on the run, allegedly beat his younger brother, Boluwatife Omelaja, to death at a school in Ikorodu, Lagos state on Thursday,  November 26.

Gunmen Abduct Akeredolu’s Chief Of Staff’s Wife

Unknown Gunmen have kidnapped the wife of the Chief of Staff to Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, Mr Olugbenga Ale.

India Enters First Recession In 73 Years

India’s economy contracted 7.5 percent between July and September, performing the poorest among major advanced and emerging economies and entering a technical recession for the first time since independence, official data showed Friday.

German Court Convicts IPOB Members Who Attacked Ekweremadu

Four members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, who attacked former Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu, have been convicted by a German court.

BREAKING: Iran's Top Nuclear Scientist Murdered

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a top nuclear scientist in Iran has been murdered, state media reported.

Graphic Photos: Woman Allegedly Slaughters Her Mother In Akwa Ibom

A Nigerian woman allegedly killed her mother and chopped the body into pieces in Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom.

Hacker Demands Millions Of Pounds After Hacking Manchester United IT Systems

Premier League football club, Manchester United are reportedly being held to ransom for millions of pounds by cyberhackers who still have control of the club's computer systems.

Nigerian Lawmaker, Victor Mela Bags Jail Term For Lying Under Oath

A Magistrate Court sitting in Wuse, Zone 6, FCT, has sentenced a member of the House Representatives, Victor Mela, to one month imprisonment.

Football Legend, Diego Maradona Laid To Rest In Private Ceremony In Buenos Aires Amid Tears (Photos)

Football legend, Diego Armando Maradona has been laid to rest after thousands of fans lined the streets of Buenos Aires to pay their respects as his coffin was driven to the cemetery on Thursday, November 26th.

Netherlands Returns Smuggled 600-year-old Ife Artifact To Nigeria

Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, has formally received the repatriated Ife Terracotta from Foreign Affairs minister, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, in the company of the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Nigeria, Mr. Harry van Dijk.

Senator Ali Ndume Released From Kuje Prison

Justice Okon Abang of The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday, November 27 granted bail to the Borno South Senator, Ali Ndume.

Ministry Of Youth And Sports Postpones National Sports Festival To January

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has postponed the National Sports Festival (NSF) which was scheduled to hold in Benin from Dec. 3 to Dec.13. 

Burkina Faso’s President Roch Marc Christian Kabore Re-elected

Roch Marc Christian Kabore will serve another five years as Burkina Faso's president after being declared the winner of the 2020 presidential election.

Davido’s Elder Brother, Adewale And Wife Welcome First Child

Davido’s elder brother, Adewale Adeleke and his wife, Adekani are now parents.

Funeral Home Worker Fired For Taking Inappropriate Selfie With Maradona’s Body

A funeral home worker was fired after taking a picture of himself next to the open coffin of the late Diego Maradona, according to Mirror Sport.

Ondo Monarch, Olufon Of Ifon Shot Dead By Gunmen

Isreal Adeusi, the Olufon of Ifon in Ose local government area of Ondo state, has been shot dead by unknown gunmen.