Buhari’s Government Is Too Callous – Ben Bruce Says

Senator Ben Murray Bruce has accused the Muhammadu Buhari led government as being callous. The lawmaker quoted a recent survey that claimed that Nigeria has overtaken Indian as the headquarters of extreme poverty. Mr Bruce says it is wrong for the present administration to focus solely on ‘fighting’ senate president Bukola Saraki instead of fighting poverty. Speaking via his twitter handle earlier, the federal lawmaker said the government hasn’t deemed it necessary to respond to the claims but finds enough time to ‘fight’ Saraki. He wrote: You can’t carry an…

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Lagos Residents Sleep At INEC Office Over Voter Registration

Some residents in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State have lamented hardship in obtaining their Permanent Voter Cards from the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission. They urged the electoral body to further decentralize the registration centers to ease the process of obtaining the PVCs. PUNCH Metro gathered that some residents left their houses as early as 4 am, while others slept at INEC office in the Government Residential Area, T.O.S. Benson Road, Ikorodu, in order to be among the first group to be attended to. A 60-year-old resident,…

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Adesua Etomi Photoshopped Into The Wellington Family Photo After Her Husband Reacted

Nigerian singer and actor, Banky W recently shared a photo of himself with the rest of his family as his parents celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. The Wellington family took a quite lovely family portrait that featured the Wellington children including Banky W but without his lovely wife, Adesua and the singer pleaded with fans to photo-shop his wife into the picture. See Below:-

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Blackface Sues Wizkid And Banky W For Copyright Infringement (Photo)

Nigerian singer Blackface who took to his Instagram page to make the announcement mentioned that he has kept quiet since 2011 and it was all because he felt music should not involve lawyers since he considers it as just an art. Same people that stole his songs turned against him to sue him and so he is also ready to take actions Read his post below:- I have remained quiet while my name has been dragged in the mud the past few years. Some of Nigeria’s biggest artists have infringed…

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Big Brother Naija Finalist, Tobi Bakre Accused Of Buying Fake Instagram Followers

Big Brother Naija Finalist, Tobi Bakre has been called out for buying fake Instagram followers… and He has responded. A Twitter user apparently, took out time to go through the list of his followers on the social media app, and noticed some strange looking followers. The user wrote: “Well done sir!! It’s not a good look on you @tobibakre. For the love of what you stand for, stop buying followers”, while sharing supposed screenshots of the fake Instagram accounts following him. Bakre then reacted, acknowledging that was ‘tampered with’, but…

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2018 Utme Highest Scorer From Borno State Gets Scholarship From Gov. Shettima (Photos)

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the names of five candidates with exemplary performance in the just concluded 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The board said Galadima Israel Zakari from Biu in Borno State, who sat for the examination in Ogun, scored 364 to emerge overall best candidate. Subsequently, Governor Kashim Shettima on Tuesday, August 7 hosted Galadima in his office in Maiduguri. He also awarded five years University Scholarship to Galadima who has already secured an admission at Covenant University, Enugu. The governor said: It…

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Super Eagles Star Mikel Set To Leave China Team Tiajin Teda For This European Club

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel is considering leaving his Chinese club side, Tiajin Teda, for a possible return to an European club side. Mikel is also considering a move to Saudi Arabia side Al Nassr, where another Super Eagles star, Ahmed Musa, is already plying his trade. The midfielder is close to an exit away from China. Mikel has given the go ahead to his representatives to continue talks with Al Nassr, according to Own Goal. The Saudi club has made an offer to the player but he is…

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Groom Arrested By Police On Wedding Day For Stealing N1m

A 37-year-old former staff of Addosser Micro-Finance Bank ltd, Aliu Mustapha, on Thursday appeared before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos over alleged N1 million theft. The defendant was arrested on his wedding day, and is facing trial on a charge of stealing preferred against him by the police. However, the defendant pleaded not guilty to the charge. The prosecutor, Samuel Mishozunnu, told the court that the defendant committed the alleged offence between May and June 2017, during working hours, at No. 32, Lewis St., Lagos Island. He said that…

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President Buhari Speaks On Interfering With Elections Ahead Of 2019

Ahead of the 2019 elections, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday promised that the poll will be free and fair. He promised not to interfere with the activities of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) before, during and after the elections. Buhari’s Special Adviser on Political Matters, Senator Babafemi Ojodu, said this while reading the President’s speech at the 2018 Annual Nigeria Political Parties’ summit held in Abuja. “Today, I pledge to Nigeria, my country to promote free fair and credible election devoid of any form of interference in the activities…

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Tears As Popular Singer Franklin Dies (Photo)

Popular American soul singer, Aretha Franklin has been reported dead. The 76-year-old legendary singer was diagnosed with cancer in 2010 and announced last year she was retiring from music. She was admitted into the hospital on Monday after being in a critical state after which she died on Thursday at her home in Detroit.CNN reports. Franklin held the record for the most-charted female artist in Billboard history for nearly 40 years, with 73 titles in the Hot 100. She also racked up 18 Grammy Awards over the course of her…

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