Day: October 1, 2020

Revolution Now protest rocks Cross River

Members of the Revolution Now on Thursday protested against what they termed bad governance in Calabar, Cross River State capital. The protesters, who moved round the metropolis on Thursday, carried placards with various inscriptions and lamented bad governance. Some of the placards carried by the protesters reads “reverse the hike,” “end the killings,” “end corruption” […]

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Laycon rocks green white green themed outfits to mark Nigeria’s Independence Day anniversary (photos)

Like many celebrities, BBNaija season 5 winner, Laycon, has stepped out in green-white-green themed outfits to mark Nigeria’s 60th Independence Day anniversary. Laycon in a written independence day speech, has prayed and hoped for a better Nigeria while sharing adorable photos. The Ogun state native who was on a media tour throughout the day just […]

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Nigeria @ 60: We belong to one political family in Edo, says Obaseki

Edo Governor Godwin Obaseki has stated that there is no division among political parties in the state, assuring that he will carry everyone along in his government. He gave the assurance in Benin, the Edo state capital, during an event with the theme: “Together,” organised to celebrate Nigeria’s 60th Independence Day. In attendance at the […]

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After calling Seyi Tinubu out, Nigerians dig out old tweet of CDQ praising him as “a good man”

Nigerians have taken to Twitter to dig out old tweet of CDQ praising Seyi Tinubu as “a good man” after the rapper dragged same Seyi Tinubu for disrespecting him earlier today. Recall Nigerian rapper, CDQ took to social media and called out Seyi Tinubu for disrespecting him at a certain David’s house. The rapper in […]

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Arsenal Knock Liverpool Out Of League Cup After Penalties

Arsenal’s German goalkeeper Bernd Leno (L) celebrates with Arsenal’s English midfielder Joe Willock (3L) after winning a penalty shoot out during the English League Cup fourth round football match between Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on October 1, 2020. Peter Byrne / AFP Arsenal held their nerve to reach the […]

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Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski wins UEFA Men’s Player of the Year award

Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski has been named UEFA Men’s Player of the Year for 2019/20. The Polish international, 32, who scored 55 goals in 47 games, including 15 in the Champions League, beat off competition from Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne and Bayern team-mate Manuel Neuer to emerged the winner.  The award was […]

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Bauchi Governor’s son shares photo of his father kneeling before a sick patient in the hospital

Bauchi State Governor Bala Mohammed, on Thursday October 1, visited some hospitals to pay bills for patients as part of the Independence Day celebration in the state. His son, Abdullah Mohammed posted a photo of the Governor kneeling on bare floor before a sick patient, on the hospital bed and lauded his humility. According to […]

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Neo denies washing Vee’s pants in the Big Brother House, says he only rinsed it  (video)

Big Brother Naija star, Neo has denied washing his love interest, Vee’s panties in the Big Brother Naija lockdown house. Recall, Neo went viral last week when he was seen washing what appeared to be Vee’s undies while they were still in the house. Watch here.  Speaking during their media rounds today, the reality star denied washing Vee’s […]

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Nicki Minaj and husband Kenneth Petty ‘welcome’ their first child together

American rapper, Nicki Minaj and her husband Kenneth Petty have reportedly welcomed their first child together.  According to TMZ, the 37-year-old gave birth on Wednesday, September 30, in Los Angeles. The site shared that the gender of the child and the name have not yet been made available. The rapper revealed her pregnancy in August […]

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Nicki Minaj Has Given Birth to First Child

Nicki Minaj and husband, Kenneth Petty have welcomed their first child. Knowledgeable sources told newsmen that Minaj gave birth on Wednesday in L.A. However, the new parents have yet to share the sex or the name of their new bundle of joy. Nicki announced her pregnancy back in July, posting a series of photos showing […]

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Singer, Simi gets emotional as she celebrates her daughter at 4 months

Sensational Nigerian singer, Simisola Kosoko, better known by her stage name Simi, took to Instagram to celebrate her daughter, Adejare who clocked 4 months on the 30th of September. According to Simi her daughter who she fondly calls Deja fills her hearts as she has always been joyful since her birth. Simi and her husband, […]

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Man arrested in Kenya for ‘Knacking’ a dog which gave birth recently

Residents of Mulitu Village in Lumakanda, Lugari Constituency in Kakamega County, Kenya were on Tuesday, September 30 treated to a shocking incident in which a 28-year-old man was caught committing bestiality with a dog. According to the owner of the dog, Margaret Wachanzu, she had gone to buy vegetables from a nearby shop, and upon […]

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Ex-Lagos Commissioner resigns from APC

Former Lagos Commissioner for Home Affairs Dr AbdulHakeem AbdulLateef has resigned from the All Progressives Congress (APC). In his Independence Day message, AbdulLateef said his decision was due to rejection of his movement by some “close leaders” he respected in the party. The one-time lawmaker launched Iyepe 2023 on Tuesday, a movement to galvanise Lagosians […]

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Man 27, arrested for snatching phones and burgling rooms in Bayelsa

A 27-year-old suspected serial thief and burglar identified as Godbless Philip has been arrested by men of the Bayelsa State Vigilante Security Outfit over alleged phone snatching and other criminal activities. WITHIN NIGERIA learnt that the suspect, Philip was arrested in the early hours of Wednesday, September 30 along Otiotio off yenezue-gene Yenagoa after intelligence […]

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Man arrested for biting neighbor’s 20-year-old son’s penis in Kenya

A middle-aged man from Kenyatta Road in Juja, Kiambu County, Kenya has been arrested for for bighting his neighbor’s son’s penis. The suspect bit the 20-year-old man’s penis  and a finger of the victim’s mother following a disagreement between the suspect and the woman. Joyce Muthoni was putting up a one-floor building in his compound […]

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Ronaldo meets Messi, Man Utd face PSG as UEFA makes Champions League draw

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will meet in a mouthwatering clash in this season’s Champions League after Barcelona and Juventus were placed in the same group in Thursday’s draw. Messi and Ronaldo will resume the rivalry they developed when the Portuguese superstar was at Real Madrid. Between them they have won 11 of the last […]

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Court of Appeal to deliver judgment on Diri’s sack by Tribunal Friday

Bayelsa State Governor, Duoye Diri, and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will on Friday at the Court of Appeal in Abuja, know their fate in the disputed November 16, 2019 governorship election. Justice Adriza Mshella, who heads the five-man panel, will deliver judgment. A senior lawyer in the matter, Machukwu Umeh (SAN) confirmed that the […]

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Burna Boy: At 60, we’re still suffering and smiling

As Nigeria celebrates her independence at 60, Burna Boy, multiple-award winning singer, says Nigerians are still suffering and smiling. The music star spoke when he featured on an Arise News programme to commemorate the country’s Independence Day anniversary. Making reference to ‘Shuffering and Shmiling’, a 1978 album by Fela Kuti, the late Afrobeat legend, the […]

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Bayelsa: Court of Appeal to deliver judgment on Diri’s sack by Tribunal Friday

Bayelsa State Governor, Duoye Diri, and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will on Friday at the Court of Appeal in Abuja, know their fate in the disputed November 16, 2019 governorship election. Justice Adriza Mshella, who heads the five-man panel, will deliver judgment. A senior lawyer in the matter, Machukwu Umeh (SAN) confirmed that the […]

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Ondo election: 10 political parties to present consensus candidate

No fewer than ten political parties have agreed to work for a consensus candidate during the governorship election in Ondo State on October 10. The political parties are working together under the Conference of INEC Registered Political Parties (CIRPP). The CIRPP disclosed this in Lagos State on Thursday in a statement jointly issued by Mr […]

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