Day: November 5, 2020

There’s peace in Northeast, NNPC will resume oil search in Lake Chad – FG

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) is set to resume oil exploration in the Lake Chad Basin. He spoke to newsmen after a meeting on Chad Basin with the Chief of Army Staff and commanders of Nigerian Army on Thursday in Maiduguri. The oil search was […]

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End SARS: Police respected Nigerians, social media escalated protest – IG Adamu

Inspector-General of Police, Muhammad Adamu, has declared that social media was the biggest weapon used to escalate End SARS protests He spoke on Thursday in Owerri when he visited Governor Hope Uzodinma on Thursday. Adamu inspected damages done to both public and private and public properties by hoodlums. The IG hailed police officers for acting […]

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End SARS: Social media should be regulated, opposition incited hoodlums – Uzodinma

Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, has called for the regulation of social media in Nigeria. The former lawmaker said this while condemning the End SARS protests that went awry. He stated his position on Thursday when he received the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. Uzodinma regretted the death of police officers during the nationwide […]

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Did ‘Selling Sunset’ star get a tiger for security after death threats?

LA really is an urban jungle. Christine Quinn, known for starring in Netflix’s real estate reality show “Selling Sunset,” has reportedly taken extreme measures in response to recent “terrifying” threats upon her life — including hiring human, canine and feline security guards. After showcasing herself and her house on the TV series, her neighbors warned […]

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‘The Dark and the Wicked’ review: So many scares that nothing is scary

“The Dark and the Wicked” would benefit from some light and some normal. The sleepy horror movie is an onslaught of spooky images that, while well-done, are watered down by sheer abundance. We stop being scared after the first 15 minutes because there is nothing new to see. Writer-director Bryan Bertino’s film is more about […]

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Rapper and social media influencer Braxton ‘Brax’ Baker dead at 21

Rapper Braxton “Brax” Baker has passed away. She was 21. The Richmond, Virginia-born artist and social media influencer is known for her 2017 mixtape “VERSE(atility).” Her mother, Letricia Loftin Russell, posted to Instagram about the sad news on Thursday. “Our angel, Braxton Blue.B Baker has ascended,” Russell wrote. “It was a spiritual release. God retrieved […]

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Sophia Loren’s life of drama, sex symbol status and scandal

Sophia Loren: beautiful, romantic, brutally honest. The 86-year-old Oscar-winner and star of “Two Women” and “It Started in Naples” is back on-screen after a 10-year hiatus in the new Italian film “The Life Ahead” (in select theaters Friday, on Netflix Nov. 13). But don’t let her comeback role as an ailing local nanny fool you. […]

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Toke and Falz would make a great – Toke Makinwa’s nephew says

Nigerian media personality, Toke Makinwa, is no doubt a lady who knows the things to do to get her fans talking and it has worked for her over the years. After all, she is an influencer and probably makes money anytime she talks. Despite Toke’s glitzy and glamorous lifestyle, a number of ladies and men […]

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Actress, Osas Ighodaro has lost her mother to the cold hands of death

Osas Ighodaro, a Nigerian American actress, producer, host and humanitarian has lost her mother to the cold hands of death. The actress who shared the news on Instagram, revealed that her mother died on Wednesday November 4. Osas wrote; RIP Mummy Nov 10th, 1955 – Nov 4th, 2020 Pls wake me up

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“You are looking at a future Senator” – Actress, Tonto Dikeh reveals political ambition

Renowned Nigerian actress and philanthropist, Tonto Dikeh, has made known her intention to become a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria someday. The beautiful divorcee made this revelation via her verified Instagram page on Thursday November 5. Her disclosure is coming after she met with the Senator George Akume, the Minister of Special Duties […]

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Ini Edo rocks pink outfit, as she puts her boobs on display (Photo)

Pink they say is the favorite color of a lot of women, and Ini Edo is proving she knows how to make this colour glow better with some display of her lovely boobs. She wore a bright pink dress and a blonde hairdo that matched her lovely posture. The chest of this dress was so […]

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“Is your father rich”- Fan replies Chidimma Aneke for saying men should marry women they can afford

Social Media users have descended on Chidimma Aneke after she shared a post to lambast men who claim women love money.In her recent post, she indicated that there are specific women for some specific men hence, advising men to marry women they can afford and stop complaining. Her post did not go well with some […]

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Obasanjo reveals why Atiku’s alliance with Ekwueme collapsed

Ex-President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said the alliance of his former deputy, Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, with the late Alex Ekwueme, during the 2003 presidential primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), collapsed after Ekwueme lost at the poll. Obasanjo revealed this on Thursday at the public presentation of ‘Amazing Grace’, a biography […]

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Electricity tariff: Buhari vows to end estimated billings in Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to bring an end to the estimated billing system in Nigeria’s electricity supply. Buhari stated this in a series of tweets on his verified Twitter handle on Thursday. He disclosed that his administration has commenced the distribution of one million free meters in some parts of the country. The president […]

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Alleged N1.12bn fraud: EFCC arraigns Disabled Workers Cooperative chairman, Abdulrauf

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned the chairman, Federal Civil Service Staff with Disabilities’ Cooperative Society, Iliasu Abdulrauf, for alleged N1,126,156,000 fraud. Abdulrauf was docked on Thursday before Justice S.C Oriji of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Apo, on a six-count charge of breach of trust. He committed the alleged fraud […]

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US election 2020: Georgia judge rules in Trump’s lawsuit on absentee ballots

A court in Georgia has thrown out a lawsuit by US President Donald Trump’s campaign team, asking that the county followed state laws on processing absentee ballots, according to Associated Press. Chatham County Superior Court Judge, James Bass, did not however give an explanation for his decision on Thursday, following a one-hour hearing. The county […]

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‘Inciting sermons’: Nigerian Islamic leaders warn Christian leadership, pastors

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) has told the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to publicly condemn the actions of pastors and church leaders. NSCIA accused some clerics of inciting their followers against Muslims in the country. The body is led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III. In a statement on […]

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Group decries rising cases of abandoned children in Osun

A Peacemakers centre in Osun State has decried the rising cases of abandoned children in the state. The centre attributed not domesticating the Violence Against Person (Prohibition) Act in the state as the main cause of the proliferation of street children. The General Coordinator of Justice, Development & Peace Makers Centre (JDPMC), Rev. Peter Akinkunmi […]

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End SARS: Police pierced my leg with bullet, lured me with N250,000 bribe – Victim tells Ogun panel

One Mr. Kamol Ganiu, who was a victim of police brutality, has narrated his ordeals before the judicial panel set up by Governor Dapo Abiodun to investigate such complaints in Ogun State. DAILY POST reports the judicial panel, set up as part of the requests of the End SARS protesters, began its sittings on Thursday […]

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Fleeing suspected ritual killer arrested in Ogun

One Festus Simon, who was described by the Ogun State Police Command as a suspected ritual killer, has been arrested. Police said the 20-year-old Simon had earlier been accused of killing a 12-year-old boy in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Abimbola Oyeyemi, the Ogun State Police spokesperson, told DAILY POST Thursday that the suspect was […]

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