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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.

Saturday, 31 July 2021

#BBNaija 2021: “This Food Can Take You Out Of Depression” — Says Housemates As White Money’s Show His Cooking Skills (Video)


Housemates of the ongoing BBNaija: Shine Ya Eye edition, have showered accolades on White Money for his incredible cooking skills.

Ex-NBA Star Lamar Odom Ordered To Pay Nearly $400K In Child Support Case

Former professional basketball player, Lamar Odom has been ordered to shell out nearly $400,000 to his “Basketball Wives” ex-girlfriend after he allegedly stopped paying her child support and other costs related to their two kids.

Rachel Oniga's Family Debunk Reports Claiming She Died From COVID-19


The family of veteran Nigerian actress, Rachel Oniga, have denied media reports claiming she died from the novel coronavirus.

South African Actor And Filmmaker, Shona Ferguson, Dies At 47

South African actor and filmmaker, Shona Ferguson is dead.

I have no joy governing Katsina, we are having sleepless nights over inseurity - Governor Masari


Governor Aminu Masari has said that he has no joy governing Katsina state as the increased security in the North West state has been giving him and others sleepless nights.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Blessing Okagbare Suspended For Doping

Nigerian top sprinter, Blessing Okagbare, has been “provisionally” suspended for doping on Saturday in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Hushpuppi To Be Sentenced In October – US Court


The United States Attorney’s Office at the Central District of California has revealed that Ramon Abbas, popularly known as Hushpuppi, will be sentenced in October 2021.

Boko Haram And ISWAP Fighters Surrender To Troops (Photos)


Troops of 202 Battalion have taken custody of eight Boko Haram Insurgents and their families, comprising 10 adult females and 22 children, who surrendered to troops at Ruwaza village in Bama Local Government Area of Borno state.

BBNaija Season 6: My Husband Permits Me To Catch Cruise With Male Housemates – Tega


Big Brother Naija's season 6 housemate, Tega, has revealed that her husband only permitted her to catch a cruise with men in the house and nothing more.

Veteran Actress Rachel Oniga Dies At 64


Veteran Nollywood actress, Rachel Oniga has died at the age of 64.

Friday, 30 July 2021

First Set Of Afghans Translators Who Risked Their Lives To Help American Troops During 20-year Afghan War Arrive In US (Photos)

The first set of Afghan translators and interpreters who helped US soldiers and diplomats in Afghanistan during the 20-year war between the US and terrorist groups arrived in the US on Friday, July 30.

Senator Odey Sacked By Appeal Court


Mr Stephen Odey, the Senator representing Cross River North has been sacked by the Court of Appeal.

Mother Stabs Daughter To Death With Broken Bottle In Ogun


45-year-old mother of two, Kafayat Lawal, has been arrested by the men of the Ogun State Police Command “for beating and stabbing her 17-year-old daughter, Ayomide Adekoya, to death.”

Super TV CEO, Usifo Ataga, Finally Laid To Rest


The remains of Usifo Ataga, the Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, have been laid to rest at the Ebony Vaults, Ikoyi in Lagos.

Manchester United Camp Hits With COVID-19, Call Off Pre-season Friendly Game


Manchester United football club have been forced to call off their friendly against Preston North End this weekend after a ‘small number’ of the first team training group tested positive for COVID-19.

President Biden Urges States And Local Govts To Pay $100 To Everyone Who Gets Vaccinated


United States of American President, Joe Biden has rolled out new steps to increase vaccination rates across the country.

Actress Scarlett Johansson Drags Disney To Court Over Breach Of Contract


American actress, Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney for breach of contract over her superhero film Black Widow.

Tokyo Olympics: Disqualified Nigerian Athletes Protest In Tokyo

Nigerian athletes staged a protest in Tokyo after 10 of them were banned from taking part in the track and field events of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

Actress, Funke Akindele Bello Shares Epic Throwback Photos

Popular Nollywood actress Funke Akindele has taken to her IG page to share the throwback photos of herself.

Unilorin Final Year Student Jailed Over Cybercrime


The Ilorin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has secured the conviction of a final year student of the University of Ilorin, Ajani Samuel, over internet-related offences, including romance scam.

I won’t Appear Before You - Zamfara Deputy Governor Tells Lawmakers


Deputy Governor of Zamfara State, Mahdi Aliyu who was given a 48-hour ultimatum to appear before members of the state house of assembly, has stated that he won't be appearing before the lawmakers because he has taken them to court.

Gunmen Kidnap Popular Nightclub Owner, Oyintari Ajanami, In Bayelsa

Unknown gunmen have abducted a popular nightclub owner identified as Oyintari Ajanami in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital.

Tokyo 2020 Olympic: Team Nigeria officials Accused Of Withholding Phone Gifts For Athletes


Officials of Team Nigeria have been accused of withholding Samsung phone gifts given to athletes at the ongoing 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

BBNaija 2021: Maria, Pere Revealed As Wildcards


Maria and Pere have been revealed as the Wildcards for the Big Brother Naija 'Shine Ya Eye' edition.

Thursday, 29 July 2021

Alleged Fraud: DCP Abba Kyari Opens Up On Alleged Bribe To Arrest Hushpuppi’s Ally

Nigerian policeman, Abba Kyari has reacted to being accused by the US government of allegedly receiving bribes from Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas a.k.a Hushpuppi to arrest and jail a member of his online fraud gang identified as Chibuzo Vincent.

CBN Directs Banks To Create Mobile App For Forex Following Ban On Sales Of Forex To Bureau de Change Operators


The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed Deposit Monetary Banks (DMBs) in Nigeria to create mobile applications and alert systems to update customers of their foreign exchange movement.

Billionaire’s Son Sentenced To Jail For Failing To Pay £50,000 Divorce Money To Model Ex-wife


A billionaire's son has been sentenced to jail for failing to pay the first instalment of his London-based ex-wife’s £5.8 million divorce settlement.

Gunmen Reportedly Invade Ministry Of Finance In Nasarawa, Cart Away N100Million

Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers have invaded Nasarawa State Ministry of Finance, Budget and Planning in Lafia, and catered away the sum of N100 million.

Hushuppi Allegedly Bribed DCP Abba Kyari To Arrest And Jail A Member Of His Online Fraud Gang - US Government Alleges


Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas popularly called Hushpuppi has been indicted by a US federal grand jury in an international scheme to defraud a Qatari school founder and then launder over $1m in illicit proceeds.

Lionel Messi Returns To Barcelona 'To Agree £250k-a-week Five-year Deal', Set To Sign 50% Pay-cut Contract


Lionel Messi has reportedly returned to Barcelona to finally sign a new contract at the Spanish club.

Power Outage In Abuja After Grid Collapse

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has said a grid system outageon Wednesday afternoon cut off power supply in Abuja and its environs.

Buhari Prefers UK Treatment Because He Can Afford It – Femi Adesina

Special Adviser to the President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, has said his principal prefers being treated abroad because he can afford it.

Trafford General Hospital Set Ablaze By Lightning Strike


Panic at the Trafford General Hospital in Greater Manchester after a lightning strike caused fire to break out at the hospital, leaving patients and staff to be evacuated from the facility.

COVID-19 Kills Five As 535 New Infections In Nigeria


COVID-19 killed five people on Wednesday as cases surged in Nigeria, with 535 new infections reported in 18 states.

Release Kanu Or We Lockdown Southeast – IPOB Issues FG Deadline

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has issued ultimatum to the Federal Government to release its leader, Nnamdi Kanu on or before August 8, 2021 or it will lockdown the entire Southeast.

EFCC Arraigns Oyo Baale Over ‘Land Fraud’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan zonal office has arraigned one Olagoke Onidundu, who claimed to be the Baale of Onidundu area in Akinyele LGA of Oyo state, over an alleged land fraud.

Kidnapped Kaduna First Class Traditional Ruler Regains Freedom


Gyet Maude, the kidnapped traditional ruler of Jaba Chiefdom in Kaduna State has regained his freedom. 

Wednesday, 28 July 2021

Borussia Dortmund Sign Donyell Malen From PSV Eindhoven For £26m Following Jadon Sancho Departure


Borussia Dortmund has confirmed the signing of Donyell Malen, 22, from Eredivisie side PSV Eindhoven.

Hushpuppi Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy To Engage In Money Laundering, Faces Up To 20 Years At Sentencing


Nigerian social media big boy, Ramon Abbas popularly called Ray Hushpuppi has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to engage in money laundering of funds from business email compromise scams and other online heists.

BREAKING: Court Frees El-Zakzaky, Wife


Kaduna State High Court has ordered the release of the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Channels Television reported.

Swiss Sprinter Suspended From Olympics For Failing Doping Test


Swiss sprinter Alex Wilson has been suspended from the Olympic Games after failing a drugs test.

Former Imo State Governor, Ikedi Ohakim Joins APC


Former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, has formally joined the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), in the state.

"Why Do Women Like Other Women's Property?" - Uriel Oputa Asks As Women Troop To Her Ex's DM After She Posted Him Online


Big Brother Naija star, Uriel Oputa has said she will not post her husband on Instagram when she gets married.

Supreme Court Upholds Governor Akeredolu's Election

The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the re-election of Rotimi Akeredolu as Governor of Ondo State on October 10, 2020.

WikiLeaks Founder, Julian Assange Is Stripped Of His Citizenship By Ecuador Over Claims Of Unpaid Fees And False Documents


WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange has been stripped of his Ecuadorian citizenship over claims of unpaid fees and false documents.

Real Madrid New Signing David Alaba Tests Positive For COVID-19


Real Madrid have confirmed new signing David Alaba has tested positive for COVID-19.

BBNaija 2021: Fani-Kayode Endorses Jackie B, Confirms She’s Ex-Senator’s Daughter


Former Aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode (FFK), has revealed his endorsement for one of Big Brother Naija 'Shine Ya Eye' housemates, Jackie B, confirming that she’s the daughter of a former senator, Grace Bent.

18-year-old Boy Arrested For Allegedly Stabbing 28-year-old ''Runs Girl'' To Death In Ogun


Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command have apprehended a old boy, 18, Jamiu Malomo, who allegedly murdered a 28 years old lady Azeezat Akande in cold blood. 

CAF Bans Enyimba Captain, Augustine Oladapo For One Year


The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has banned the Captain of Enyimba football club, Oladapo Augustine for a year over a doping violation.

Man, 27, Caught Stealing Air Conditioning Unit At Isolation Centre


27-year-old man, Morufu Abdullah, has been arrested by police in Osun for allegedly attempting to remove an air conditioning unit at a COVID-19 isolation centre.