14 Jul, 2024

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Promotes Outsider Approach

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., a Democratic presidential candidate, recently held a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he touted his unorthodox, anti-establishment platform. Kennedy, the son of the late Senator Robert F. Kennedy, has positioned himself as a political outsider, challenging the traditional Democratic party establishment. During the rally, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. emphasized […]

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The Legacy of Fitness Icon Richard Simmons 

Richard Simmons, the beloved fitness personality known for his infectious energy and commitment to helping people of all shapes and sizes, has passed away at the age of 76. Simmons, whose distinctive attire and enthusiastic persona made him a household name, dedicated his life to promoting a balanced, joyful approach to health and wellness. Growing […]

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Suspend The Samoa Agreement: Lawmakers urge FG

Members of the Nigerian House of Representatives have called on the Federal Government to suspend the implementation of the recently signed Samoa Agreement between Nigeria and the United Kingdom. Concerns over LGBTQ+ Rights on the Samoa Agreement The lawmakers expressed concerns that the agreement may contain provisions that could undermine Nigeria’s stance on LGBTQ+ rights. […]

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Former Knoga CEO Nick Imudia commits suicide in Lagos

Former Konga CEO Nick Imudia commits suicide in his Lagos apartment Nick Imudia, the former CEO of Konga e-commerce company, died by suicide on June 25 in his apartment in Lagos, Nigeria. Imudia, who was currently serving as the CEO of D.light, a leading solar energy solutions provider, reportedly jumped from a multi-story building The […]

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Ikigai Album: Olamide Announces Surprise Project

Nigerian rapper Olamide has surprised fans with the announcement of a new project titled “Ikigai Album” The unexpected release comes just months after the successful launch of his 2023 album “Carpe Diem.” Ikigai Album is set to drop on July 1, 2024, and will feature 10 brand new tracks. In a statement, Olamide shared his […]

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MURIC Calls on Sokoto Assembly to Not Limit Sultan’s Powers

MURIC Calls on Sokoto Assembly to Not Limit Sultan’s Powers The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), a prominent Islamic advocacy group in Nigeria, has called on the Sokoto State House of Assembly to halt the consideration of a bill that seeks to reduce the powers of the Sultan of Sokoto. The proposed legislation, which has sparked […]

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Naira Mutilation: Cubana Chief Priest To Forfeits ₦10m to FG of Nigeria

On June 25, 2024, popular Nigerian socialite and businessman Cubana Chief Priest agreed to forfeit the sum of ₦10 million to the Federal Government of Nigeria as part of a campaign against the mutilation of the naira currency. This decision comes after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) launched a nationwide sensitization program to educate […]

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Death Toll from Lagos Cholera Outbreak Rises to 24

The Lagos state government has reported a significant increase in the death toll from a cholera outbreak in the state. As of June 19, 417 suspected cases have been recorded, out of which 35 have been confirmed. Unfortunately, 24 infected patients have presently passed on of cholera in the state. The outbreak was first reported […]

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Davido sues his Baby Mama Sophia Momodu over custody of Imade

Davido has sued his ex-girlfriend Sophia Momodu, the mother of his 9-year-old daughter Imade, seeking joint custody and unrestricted access to his child. The 31-year-old singer filed the lawsuit at the Lagos State High Court on April 17, 2024, requesting the court grant him joint custody and an order allowing him unfettered access to Imade. […]

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Kidnapping of Fouani Brothers in Lagos: Sanwo-Olu Vows Justice and Reinforces Security

The recent abduction of Lebanese nationals, including Mohamed Fouani, Managing Director of Fouani Nigeria Limited, has sparked significant concern in Lagos.  The incident occurred last Friday as Fouani and three other Lebanese expatriates were traveling by boat from Apapa to Victoria Island, near the Falomo Bridge on Lagos waterways. The kidnappers have demanded a hefty […]

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Binance Exec escapes detention as Nigeria Charges Binance for Tax Evasion

According to local media reports over the weekend, one of the two senior Binance executives who were in government custody has managed to escape. The incident occurred amidst escalating tensions between Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, and Nigerian authorities, who have charged the exchange with tax evasion. Reports from local media outlets on Monday […]

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How Asake rejected €350,000 show in Abidjan because of no private jet

The Laguna Show Abidjan organizer has in a recent video interview expressed his displeasure about his experience with some Nigerian Music artists that he was trying to get to perform in at a show in his country. In this interview he talked about how passed up on getting Asake because of his bogus demands and […]

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Nigeria: The Accidental Gas Discovery in Enugu State

Enugu State recently doused a gas flare and unveiled plans to tap into the state’s gas reservoirs, signalling a momentous discovery in the area. Debates have ensued regarding the existence of a sizable gas deposit in Enugu, with some doubting its validity and labelling it as a possible hoax. Discussions on platforms like Nairaland reveal […]

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Gov. Alex Otti commissions $800M Power Plant by Prof Barth Nnaji

Prof Nnaji’s $800M Geometric Power Plant Aba was initiated in 2004; and it’s coming alive in 2024. Congratulations to Alex Otti, Barth Nnaji, NOI, people of Nigeria & Abia State. This Is what Ndubuisi Ekekwe Chairman of Tekedia Capital has to say: “To the members of Abia State Government Transition Council, I also commend everyone […]

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Hilda Baci screams as she receives her GWR plaque

The popular Nigerian chef Hilda Baci who has repeatedly been on the news of recent after she broke the Guinness World Record for the longest cooking time by an individual, has finally taken delivery of her award. She was posted in a video where she was screaming with joy as a courier company DHL brought […]

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Video: Female soldiers seen harassing a young man

A video of two female soldiers harassing a young man has surfaced online. The soldiers in the video were seen laughing and making jest of the man as being there boy friend and thereafter forcing him to laugh for the camera. The video also showed as they soldiers were smacking on the face. pic.twitter.com/4lARwXxEPU — […]

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NNPC set to invest additional N1 Trillion in road projects – Mele Kyari

The Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of NNPC, Mele Kyari, has in a recent statement during an inspection tour of the construction that is ongoing along the Agbara-Badagry road, pledged that the NNPC will provide an additional N1 trillion for the project. This additional funding will cover for road projects across Nigeria under […]

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Labour Party to increase minimum wage from N30,000 to N100,000 if elected into office in 2023

The presidential aspirant of one of the political parties making huge waves in the Nigeria politics right now Peter Obi has just recently released his manifestos. Amongst other things that was briefed in the manifestos is the introduction of a hourly wage rate as against the monthly wages that is used in the country Hourly […]

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Artist D’Banj arrested and detained for alleged N-Power fraud

D’Banj whose government name is Oladapo Oyebanji is a popular Nigerian afrobeat star has been arrested and detained for an alleged involvement in a N-Power Project. Premium Times reported that the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, (ICPC) has arrested D’Banj. According to report, he is said to has evaded arrest for several […]

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Central Bank of Nigeria Limits Cash Withdrawals to only N100,000 Weekly

The Central Bank of Nigeria has in a recent memo signed by its Director of Banking Supervision, Haruna Mustafa directed that all banks and other financial institutions should ensure that over the counter cash withdrawals is limited to the current policy. The new policy will limit cash withdrawals by individual to only N100,000, while for […]

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