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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.

Sunday, 31 January 2021

Nigerian Soldier Allegedly Dies During Fight With Boko Haram



A Nigerian soldier has allegedly died during a fight with Boko Haram on Friday, January 29.

Lagos Alone Recorded 1040 Cases As Nigeria Recorded 1,883 Fresh Cases Of Coronavirus



The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 1,883 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria on Saturday, January 30 via its Twitter page.

Kelly Rowland Welcomes Second Child With Husband Tim Weatherspoon, A Baby Boy


American singer Kelly Rowland, 39, has given birth to her second child, a baby boy.

Place Sanctions On Nigerian Government Over Its Inhuman Laws Against Homosexuals - Actor Uche Maduagwu Tells US President Joe Biden


Nollywood Actor, Uche Maduagwu who recently came out as a gay man has called on the US President, Joe Biden, to place sanctions on the Nigerian government over the 2014 anti-gay law.

Saturday, 30 January 2021

Angry Marseille Fans Break Into Training Ground, Set It Ablaze Hours Before Match


Hundreds of angry Olympique Marseille supporters protested at the club’s Commanderie training centre on Saturday, briefly breaking into the facility.

Hotelier, Ehi Ogbebor Shows Off Her Man MC Oluomo Dancing In Their Car



Interior decorator and hotelier, Ehi Ogbebor has shared a video her boyfriend, Chairman of Lagos state chapter of National Union of Road Transport Worker, MC Oluomo, dancing in their car.


WNBA Player Layshia Clarendon Undergoes Surgery To Remove Her Breasts



WNBA player and New York Liberty guard star, Layshia Clarendon has undergone a surgery to remove her breasts. 

Vladimir Putin Signs Law Extending Nuclear Arms Treaty Between US and Russia


Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a law ratifying the extension of New START, an important arms control treaty with the United States, a week before it was due to expire, the Kremlin said in a statement on Friday, January 29.

'I Conspired With My Herdsman Friend To Kidnap And Kill My Nephews' - Suspect Tells Police



A 21-year-old undergraduate of the Osun State University, Usman Muyideen, has been arrested for conniving with his herdsman friend, 20-year-old Fulani, to kidnap and killing two of his underaged nephews, Thompson Onibokun (13) and Samson Onibokun (12), who were said to be the children of Muyideen’s elder brother.

Rapper T.I. And His Wife, Tiny React To The Allegations Of Sexual And Physical Abuse


American rapper, T.I. and his wife, Tiny, have released a statement in reaction to the allegations of sexual and physical abuse made against them.

Ahmad Ahmad Restored As CAF President By CAS


The embattled president of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, has been restored back to his position following a ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

21 Travellers Abducted Along Kaduna-Kachia Road


No fewer than 21 people travelling along Kaduna-Kachia road were on Friday evening abducted by unknown gunmen in uniform.

West Ham Announce Signing Of Jesse Lingard On Loan From Manchester United Until End Of The Season (Photos)


West Ham has confirmed the signing of Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard on loan until the end of the season.

EFCC Burst Internet-fraudster Academy In Abuja, Arrests 10 Students



The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday, January 29, apprehended 10 suspects over computer-related fraud locally called ‘Yahoo-Yahoo’.

Popular Lagos DJ, Babatunde Bello a.k.a DJ Babus Dies Of COVID-19


Popular Disc jockey, Babatunde Bello, professionally known as DJ Babus, has died of COVID-19.

Davido Tattoos All His Children Faces On His Body (Video)


Singer Davido has done the unthinkable by inked all the faces of his children on his body.  

1114 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Total Now 128,67



The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has announced that 1114 fresh cases of COVID19 were recorded in Nigeria on Friday, January 29.

Friday, 29 January 2021

Gov Sanwo-Olu Slashes LASU School Fees After Institution Increased It By Over 120 Percent



Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has slashed the school fees being payable at the Lagos State University (LASU).

US Govt. Donates Over $325,000 Worth Of Equipment To Nigeria Police To Combat Boko Haram



The United States government has donated equipment valued at over $325,000 to the Nigerian Police Force.

Dutch Court Orders Shell To Pay Nigerian Farmers Over Oil Spills


A Dutch court has ordered Shell to pay compensation over oil spills in Nigeria’s Niger Delta in a ruling which could pave the way for more cases against the multinational oil firm.

BBC Actor Hanged Himself Because He Was Out Of Job During Lockdown


A 26-year-old actor, Luke Westlake, who appeared in BBC crime drama 'Luther' alongside Idris Elba hanged himself while out of work during the first Covid-19 lockdown, an inquest into his death has heard.

Man Stabs Pregnant Ex-wife After Court Dissolves Marriage In Kano


The police in Kano state have arrested a resident of the state, Bilya Abdullahi, who stabbed his pregnant ex-wife, Shafa’atu Saleh, and her elder brother, Ado Saleh, shortly after a Sharia Court dissolved his marriage to Shafa'atu.

Federal Judge Orders Man Pictured Sitting On Nancy Pelosi's Desk During Capitol Attack To Remain In Jail


A federal judge on Thursday blocked the release of the rioter who was pictured with his feet up on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s desk during Capitol riot in Washington earlier this month, calling his actions “a total disregard for the U.S. Constitution.”

Buhari Writes Senate, Seeks Confirmation Of New Service Chiefs


President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a letter to Senate President Ahmad Lawan, seeking confirmation of the recently appointed service chiefs.

''Proudly Gay''- Actor Uche Maduagwu Comes Out As Gay


Nigerian actor Uche Maduagwu has stunned many as he came out as a proud gay.

Kebbi State Govt Approves Death Sentence For Kidnappers And Life Imprisonment For Rapists


Kebbi state government has approved death sentence for kidnappers and life imprisonment for rapists. 

Thursday, 28 January 2021

Kris Jenner Denies Making 'Unwelcome Sexual Advances' After New Claims By Ex-bodyguard


Kris Jenner has strongly denied two new allegations of s.e.xual misconduct and “racist” behaviour towards her ex-bodyguard Marc McWilliams.

Bobrisky Offers N1 Million Cash Gift To A Diehard Fan Who Tattooed His Image On Her Back


Bobrisky has offered mouthwatering gifts to one of his diehard fans who tattooed his image on her back.

Upcoming Artiste Allegedly Commits Suicide In Delta


A Warri-based upcoming artiste identified as Starboy Fizzy has committed suicide by drinking a poisonous substance suspected to be Snipper.

Prominent Iranian Football Star, Mehrdad Minavand Dies Of Coronavirus At 45


Iranian football legend Mehrdad Minavand lost his brief battle to coronavirus late on Wednesday. He was 45.

Gov El-Rufai Receives Deployed 300 Female Soldiers To Secure Kaduna-Abuja Highway (Photos)



Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has received 300 female soldiers deployed to boost security situation along the Kaduna-Abuja highway where several cases of kidnappings and killings were reported.

Apple Records Most Profitable Quarter Ever As Sales Hit $111Bn Despite COVID-19 Pandemic



American multinational technology company, Apple, has announced that it's sales have hit another millstone, as moer phones, laptops and gadgets were bought during the Christmas period.

Police Arrest 25 Suspected Cultists During Initiation In Ogun



The police in Ogun State, on Wednesday, paraded 25 suspected members of the dreaded Buccaneer cult group, who they arrested during an alleged initiation ceremony in Abeokuta.

Cristiano Ronaldo Flouts COVID-19 Rules To Take Girlfriend On A Birthday Trip, Faces Investigation


Portuguese and Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly 'under investigation' after flouting coronavirus rules to take his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez on a trip to a luxury ski resort to celebrate her 27th birthday. 

384 Stranded Nigerians Return From Saudi Arabia (Photos)


384 Nigerians who were hitherto stranded in Saudi Arabia, have been successfully evacuated back home.

Lagos Motorist Knocks Down And Kills LASTMA Official



An officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority has been knocked down and killed by a motorist in the Mile 12 area of Ketu, Lagos.

Simi Professes Love To Her Husband, Adekunle Gold, As He Turns A Year Older


Singer Adeklunle Gold is celebrating his birthday today, January 28, and his wife and colleague in the industry, Simi, seized the opportunity to declare her love for him.

Actress Opeyemi Aiyeola Adopts A Girl Child


Nigerian actress, Opeyemi Aiyeola has adopted a daughter.

Customs Intercepts Lion Bones, Pangolin Scales Worth N952 Million Heading To Vietnam



The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Apapa Area Command, Lagos, has seized lion bones and pangolin scales worth N952 million.

Italian Doctor Accused Of Killing COVID-19 Patients To ‘Free Up Beds’


A doctor in Italy has been arrested over claims he killed two coronavirus patients to ‘free up beds’ during the height of the pandemic in Italy. 

Nigerians Can’t Be Forced To Take Covid-19 Vaccine – Sultan


The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, on Wednesday said the people were not under compulsion to take Covid-19 vaccine.

Lagos State Govt Bans Trucks, Trailers From Plying Roads In The State During The Day



The Lagos State Government has banned trucks and trailers from plying roads in the state during day time.

Actor Tim Robbins, 62, Files For Divorce From His 'Much Younger Secret Wife' Gratiela Brancusi


Hollywood actor and producer, Tim Robbins, 62, has split from his much younger wife Gratiela Brancusi.

Disgraced Footballer Jailed For Having Sex With 14-year-old Girl



A former professional footballer has been jailed for having s.e.x with an underage girl and taking a photograph of his friend in bed with two n.a.ked 14-year-olds the same night.

1861 New Cases Of Coronavirus Recorded In Nigeria, Total Now 126,160


The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed tha1,861 new cases of the novel coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria on Wednesday, January 27.

Bottom-placed Sheffield United Stun Man United At Old Trafford, Their First Win Since 1973


Sheffield United stunned title-chasing Manchester United on Wednesday night, January 27, beating the Red Devils 2-1.

Wednesday, 27 January 2021

President Buhari Signs Law Prescribing Jail Term For Violators Of COVID-19 Protocols



President Buhari has signed a new law prescribing a six-month jail term for anyone found guilty of flouting any of the COVID19 protocols.

President Buhari Meets Newly Appointed Service Chiefs (Photos)


President Buhari on Wednesday January 27, met with the newly appointed service chiefs at the presidential villa in Abuja.

Gov Sanwo-Olu Honours Fashola, Names Housing Estate After Him



Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday honoured former governor, Babatunde Fashola by naming the LagosHOMS, Iponri after him.

FG To Shutdown Third Mainland Bridge For Another 72 Hours


The Third Mainland Bridge will be shut down for three days for another round of delicate expansion joints replacement.