Meet Fatima Timbo, Dwarf Model Says Height Not A Challenge (pictures)

Fatima Timbo, a four-feet model, says dwarfism poses no challenge to her hence, she would not allow negativity to define her. The 21 year old British model spoke to bbcnews recently about building her confidence as well as her work in inspiring others to feel comfortable in their own skin. Timbo said she would not allow negative comments get to her or stop her from promoting body positivity for people with dwarfism. “I won’t be defined by my height,” she says. Timbo says she can’t change the way she looks…

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Masked Policemen Storm Clinic, Evacuate Dino Melaye

Masked persons suspected to be policemen have reportedly stormed the Police Clinic in Garki, Abuja, whisking away embattled Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye. He was believed to have been taken to Lokoja, Kogi State, for interrogation over the alleged shooting of one Sgt. Danjuma Aliu by suspected political thugs. A close associate of the Kogi senator confirmed this to our Correspondent. Our correspondent learnt that the evacuation of the lawmaker was carried out around 2:15 pm Friday in commando style. Melaye, who has been having a running battle with the…

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Mustapha Adekunle ‘Seigo’: I Wasn’t Involved In Attack On MC Oluomo

A leader of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Mustapha Adekunle aka Seigo, has denied involvement in the violence which erupted at the governorship rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State. The police in Lagos have declared Seigo wanted in connection with the APC rally violence which reportedly claimed three lives at Ikeja on Tuesday. Three journalists also sustained gunshot injuries at the rally.But Seigo, who has since gone into hiding, wondered why police could declare him wanted without proper investigations of the actions which…

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AS Monaco Signs Cesc Fabregas From Chelsea

AS Monaco have announced the signing of midfielder Cesc Fabregas from Chelsea. The 31-year-old has signed a three-year contract with the French club until 2021. Fabregas told Monaco’s official website: “It is a great pleasure to join AS Monaco, a new project for me. “The group is of quality with young players and a young coach. “I’m here to help the team, I’m looking forward to starting, we have a great match to play in Marseille on Sunday. I am very excited.” In a Farewell statement, Chelsea wrote: “We thank…

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Tanker Explosion In Odukpani, Cross River Kills Many, Injures Others (Graphic)

A petrol tanker explosion which happened today along the Calabar-Odukpani Highway in Odukpani local government area of Cross River State, has left many dead, according to reports.. It was gathered the petrol tanker fell while trying to negotiate the bend with residents rushing to the scene to scoop petrol. Eyewitnesses reported the clamour for petrol resulted into a spark as some of the residents used metal containers to scoop the product. This led to an explosion which killed several people at once. At the scene, the police tried to contain…

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Nigerians Gamble N1.8 Trillion Annually

In Nigeria, it is considered an influence brought in by the British, her colonial masters. It dates back to the 20s, gaining more prominence in the 50s, 60s, 70s, and 80s via card games, dice and even traditional games such as ‘ayo olopon’. At a time, it was illegal and associated with miscreants, men considered lazy and others seeking quick cash. However, its legitimacy came with the pool, a popular kind of betting involving numbers. In the 70s and 80s, it was common to hear statements such as palm three…

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See No One Is After Your Life – Police

But reacting to Saraki’s public outcry, in a statement signed by Force Public Relations Officer, Acting DCP Jimoh Moshood, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) categorically emphasised that all the allegations in the statement of the Senate President are incorrect, misleading and false and should be disregarded and discountenanced by the general public. According to Moshood, all the police personnel attached to the person of the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, his office and family are intact and all the statutory security protection on his person are also accorded him all…

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Jide Kosoko Celebrates His 65th Birthday With Adorable Photos

Famous Veteran nollywood actor Jide Kosoko celebrates his 65th Birthday with some adorable photos Jide kosoko was born on January 12, 1954 in Lagos to the Kosoko royal family of Lagos Island. He studied business administration at Yaba College of Technology.He began his acting career as a child actor in 1964 in a television production Makanjuola. He has featured in several Nollywood movies of both English and Yoruba Genres. The young Kosoko grew up in Ebute Metta and was inspired by the success of Hubert Ogunde to go into acting,…

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2023: “You Are Selfish” – Ohaneze Ndigbo Blasts Osinbajo, Tinubu

Igbo apex socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday described as selfish scheming by some notable Yoruba leaders for the South-West presidency. Some Yoruba leaders, including Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo; former Lagos State Governors, Senator Ahmed Tinubu and Babatunde Fashola, had urged the people of the South- West to vote massively for President Muhammadu Buhari in this year’s general election to enable the zone grab power in 2023. But Ohanaeze, which said it was not interested in 2023 Igbo presidency but on restructuring of the country, described those pushing for the South-West 2023…

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