Thugs beat up Oshiomhole, 14 other Edo Lawmakers-Elect

Suspected thugs have beaten up Seidu Oshiomhole, the younger brother of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress and lawmaker-elect (Etsako West 11) of the Edo State House of Assembly, Tribune Online is reporting. The attack on Oshiomhole and 14 other lawmakers of the Edo State House of Assembly is the latest in the…

Sanwo-Olu makes U turn, says ‘I never promised to fix Apapa gridlock in 60 days’

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has made a clarification that he never promised to solve the Apapa gridlock crisis in 60 days. The governor said this while fielding questions from State House correspondents in Abuja on Tuesday saying he never promised to clear the traffic congestion in 60 days rather, he would review what has been…

EFCC Secures Interim Forfeiture of N60 Million Zamfara Ex-SSG’s Cash

The Economic and Financial crimes Commission, EFCC, Sokoto zonal office, on June 17, 2019 secured the interim forfeiture of N60 million cash linked to a former Secretary to the Zamfara State Government, Prof. Abdullahi Muhammad Shinkafi and Murtala Muhammad Shinkafi. Justice Fadima Murtala of the Federal High Court, sitting in Gusau, Zamfara State, granted the…

Buhari Signs Polytechnic Amendment, National Institute for Security Bills

President Muhammmadu Buhari on Tuesday signed two bills into law. Buhari assented the Polytechnic Act Amendment Bill as well as the National Institute for Security Bill. Jeossyjs Recalls that the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) on Wednesday appealed to Buhari to sign the Polytechnic Act (Amendment) Bill to address many challenges confronting the sub-sector.…

Edo Lawmaker Causes reaction as He wears Shorts To His Swearing-In Ceremony

A member in the Edo state House of Assembly caused a stir online yesterday after photos of him at the House inauguration wearing shorts, surfaced online. The house was inaugurated at about 3pm yesterday and the Lawmaker arrived the Assembly complex complex wearing shorts, a T-Shirt and a Blazer.

“Avoid Travelling To these 21 Nigerian States” – UK Warns Citizens

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom has warned British nationals against travelling to about 21 states in Nigeria over security concerns. The travel warning posted on its website and updated on Monday, stemmed from the worsening security situation occasioned by the Boko Haram terrorists attacks in the North East, armed banditry in…

‘You don’t have the capacity to govern’ – Catholic Cleric To Buhari

The Archbishop of Kaduna Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Mathew Manoso Ndagoso has said that the current administration has shown that it cannot lead Nigerians out of hunger and insecurity. The Bishop stated this when he fielded questions from journalists at the ongoing Annual General Meeting of the Nigeria Catholic Diocesan Priests’ Association taking place at…

‘IAAF is using me as ‘human guinea pig’ – Caster Semenya

Caster Semenya has accused the IAAF of treating her like a ‘human guinea pig’ and claimed she was ‘ordered’ to have a gender verification test aged just 18 in 2009, almost immediately after winning the world 800 metres title. The South African, now 28, has also spoken of her fears for other female athletes after…

‘Nigerians now produce more children than rabbits’ – Reno Omokri

Former Nigerian presidential aide, Reno Omokri has advised Nigerians to save and ensure they are financially stable before having babies. According to him, ‘yesterday I taught that people should set aside money BEFORE having children instead of thinking ‘God will provide’, and many people attacked me saying they have faith in God to provide’. He…

Nigerian Man Arrested for Destroying 5 Nigerian Embassy Cars

The 32-year-old Nigerian man who destroyed five embassy cars in London, yesterday, has been arrested by the police. According to reports, Jeffery Apkovweta Ewohime initially caused problem at the Belgian embassy where his passport was confiscated. After he was turned back by the embassy because he arrived “late”, he lashed out by using iron rods…

Wilfred Ndidi reacts to Rumours of Manchester United move

Super Eagles Midfielder Wilfred Ndidi’s consistent performances have seen him linked with a number of high profile moves this summer, with the likes of Man-U, Arsenal, and Liverpool all reportedly interested in his services. The 22-year-old’s has been linked with a move away from Leicester in the coming weeks following a sensational season at the…

“I Will Expose The Popular Man Who Raped Me” – Ifu Ennada

Ex-Big Brother Naija housemate, Ifu Ennada says she will soon expose the popular man in the entertainment industry who raped her. She said the man will be exposed at the right time. The reality star revealed last year that she was sexually abused by a popular name in the entertainment industry and was also infected…

French Police arrest Michel Platini Over Award Of 2022 World Cup To Qatar

The former president of Uefa and head of European football, Michel Platini was detained by French police on Tuesday morning (18th June 2019) in Nanterre, a western suburb of Paris, as part of the investigation into corruption surrounding how the 2022 World Cup hosting rights were awarded. The report also claims that Claude Gueant, who…

‘Kano Zoo N6.90M Was Stolen By Armed robbers Not Gorilla’ – MD

The management of Kano Zoological Garden has denied that the millions of naira stolen from its coffers were swallowed by a gorilla. The managing director of the government-owned zoo Mallam Umar Yusif Umar said it has no gorilla and that money was stolen by burglars. “ I was called midnight on Sunday 9th, June, by…

Kemi Olunloyo Shows off The Marks Inflicted On Her By Armed Robbers

Controversial Journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has revealed marks inflicted on her by armed robbers who broke into her Ibadan home. Recall that Kemi Olunloyo took to her Instagram page to lament how 5 armed robbers attacked her home with dangerous weapons, beat her family up and stole their belongings. Kemi says the robbers came in at…

Chinese man develops App To reply Chatty Girlfriend’s Messages

A Chinese computer programmer has caused quite a stir on social media recently after posting that he created a custom chatbot to answer his girlfriend’s texts 24/7, he further revealed that he was apparently too busy to do it himself, Brainnews report. Li Kaixiang, a software development engineer working for Chinese internet giant JD.com, said…

Army kills Notorious oil bunkering kingpin in Bori, Rivers(Graphic)

The six division of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, on Monday, said its personnel have killed a notorious oil bunkerers, Korobe Menele Loveday, aka Mene. The security personnel were guarding an oil pipeline belonging to Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, Trans-Niger Pipelines. The gunmen also carted away their rifles. The army in a statement by…

INEC Promises Automatic Employment For Outstanding Corpers

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has promised that members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) who distinguished themselves during the 2019 general election will get automatic employment. INEC says those who will participate in the Bayelsa and Kogi governorship elections scheduled for November will get the same reward. INEC’s Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, spoke…

‘We Have Eliminated Boko Haram Terrorists In Sambisa’ – Nigerian Airforce Claims

This claim is coming less than 24 hours after Boko Haram suicide bombers detonated their Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) at a viewing center in Mandarari ward, Konduga local government area of Borno state on Sunday evening. The Nigerian Airforce has said that it launched an air strike which eliminated Boko Haram insurgents in Sambisa Forest,…

Upcoming Rapper, Ziggy Dies After Falling From 4 Storey Building In Lekki

An upcoming Nigerian rapper identified as Ziggy, died on Sunday June 16th after falling at a 4-storey building in Paradise estate Lekki, Lagos state where he resides. According to reports, Ziggy was in the estate taking a walk when he unknowingly stepped into an open space which was supposed to house an elevator. He fell…

Former Egyptian president, Mohammed Morsi dies in court

Egypt’s former president Mohammed Morsi, who was ousted by the army in 2013, has died in court. According to State TV, he reportedly collapsed after a court session where he was facing espionage charges and subsequently died. Morsi, 67, was democratically elected in 2012 after the 2011 Arab Spring saw the end of President Hosni…

Between Emeka Enyiocha and Non-Follower who called him out for using ‘cheap phones with poor picture quality’

Veteran Nollywood actor, Emeka Enyiocha, had an exchange with some of his followers on Instagram yesterday. The IG users had asked the actor to change his phone as the quality of pictures it takes isn’t  beffitting of his status as a celebrity. See their exchange below:  
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