Day: November 30, 2020

Former lawmaker’s brother, others injured as gunmen open fire on travellers along Kaduna-Zaria Road

Kabir Muhammmad Gunmen attacked motorists at Kwanar Tsintsiya axis of Kaduna-Zaria Road in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Sunday November 29.  One of the injured travellers is Alhaji Kabir Muhammmad, the brother of Hon. Muhammad Abubakar Mamadi, former Member Federal House of Representatives Igabi Federal Constituency. He is currently hospitalized at 44 […]

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Melania Trump unveils White House Christmas decorations for the last time as US first lady (Photos/Video)

US First Lady Melania Trump has unveiled the White House Christmas decorations, with this year’s theme being “American Treasures”. Melania took to Twitter on Monday November 30, to share photos and a video where she previewed the classic red, gold, and white decorations that fill the staterooms of the White House. ‘During this special time […]

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Lagos East bye-election: Opinion polls predicting PDP victory fictitious – APC

By Chinelo Obogo, Lagos The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the polls forecasting a win for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the December 5 Lagos East Senatorial bye-election, Babatunde Gbadamosi, as fictitious. The PDP Lagos State Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani, had said an unnamed poll forecasts a […]

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One dead, many injured as two men fight over lady’s love in Taraba

A fight which ensued between two men over a lady’s love has left at least one person dead in Jalingo, Taraba State’s capital.  Channels Television reported that the fight which occurred in Water Board area of Jalingo, also led to the destruction of properties worth millions of naira. It was learnt that the fight degenerated into a […]

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South African man calls out his father for naming him Martha

A South African man has taken to Twitter to call out his father for naming him after his grandmother, Martha.  In his tweet, he said he loves his dad, but won’t forgive him for naming him ‘Martha,’ a female name of Aramaic origin which means “lady or mistress of the house”. I love my dad but I’ll […]

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US condemns killing of 43 farmers in Borno state

The United States has condemned the killing of 43 rice farmers in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State, by Boko Haram insurgents over the weekend.  The US embassy in a statement released on Monday November 30, stated that abhorrent attacks are a stark reminder of why the United States stands with the Nigerian government and people as […]

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The Armed Forces have been given the marching order to take the fight to the insurgents – Buhari reacts to Zabarmari massacre

President Muhammadu Buhari has again reacted to the killing of 43 rice farmers by Boko Haram insurgents in Zabarmari community of Borno state.  The Nigerian President in a statement released on Monday November 30, said the Armed Forces have been given the marching order to take the fight to the insurgents, not on a one-off, but […]

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I am frustrated in my state, we are called chief security officers only in name – Governor Nasir El-Rufai speaks on killings and insecurity (video)

Governor Nasir El-Rufai has commented on the widespread killings and insecurity witnessed across the country.  In an interview on Channels Television on Monday November 30, the Kaduna state Governor disclosed that he and other Governors are frustrated with the current security architecture.  El-Rufai who noted that the governors are only called chief security officers in […]

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Reno Omokri Advises Men Not To Rush Into Marriage Due To Pressure

Controversial Nigerian Lawyer and activist, Reno Omokri has advised men not to rush into marriage due to the popular saying “You are still not married at your age” and peer pressure. According to him, the same set of people will insult you when you come around to beg for money. “If you let ‘at your […]

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Reno Omokri Reacts To BBNaija’s Khaffi’s Pregnancy Post

Reno Omokri has reacted to a post made earlier today by ex-Big Brother Naija contestant, Khaffi Kareem, which was directed towards those who have been carrying rumors about her. According to Khaffi, some people have been going around, telling whoever cares to listen, that she has been pregnant for over a year now. She, however, […]

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Nigeria Records 83 New Cases Of COVID-19

Nigeria Records 83 New Cases Of COVID-19 On Sunday, November 29, 82 new cases of COVID19 were recorded in the country. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, Lagos recorded 48 new cases, the highest for the day. Other states with new cases include Rivers-8, Kwara-6, Yobe-6, Katsina-5, FCT-3, Nasarawa-2, Plateau-1, Ogun-1, Kano-1, […]

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Police Arrest Seven Suspected Cultists In Lagos (Photo)

The Suspects Seven suspected members of Eiye Confraternity have been arrested by the  Lagos State Police Command at Agura area, Ikorodu, Lagos state. A statement released by the command’s spokesperson, SP Muyiwa Adejobi, says police operatives attached to Imota Division arrested the suspects on Saturday 28th November 2020 at 2pm. Adejobi gave the names of […]

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Suspected Kidnapper Caught After He Mistakenly Boarded Car Owned By One of His Victims (Photo)

The suspected kidnapper caught after boarding one of his victim’s car. A suspected kidnapper has been arrested and handed over to the police after he was caught boarding a car belonging to one of his victims. The incident happened in Sokoto State. The driver who was kidnapped along Kankara in Katsina state while returning from […]

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Donald Duke Reveals Source Of Boko Haram’s Weapons

Donald Duke Donald Duke, an ex-Governor of Cross River State, has disclosed were Boko Haram Insurgents get their weapons. He made this known while recently speaking on Channels TV, as he called on the federal government to investigate the security forces and flush out the bad eggs. He Said; “Boko Haram insurgents who have been […]

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Cardi B apologizes after receiving criticism over 37-person Thanksgiving celebration

Rapper, Cardi B has responded to criticism over the Thanksgiving gathering at her home amid the coronavirus pandemic. Over the weekend, the Grammy Award winner received a lot of criticism after hosting a 37-person family celebration. The Centre for Disease Control has warned against social gatherings this year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, which […]

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Manchester United striker Edison Cavani apologises after making racially insensitive social media post

Manchester United hot sensation, Edinson Cavani has apologised for a social media post where he made a racially insensitive comment after helping Manchester United win Southampton 3-2 on Sunday, November 29. After guiding Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side to victory against Southampton where he scored twice in the second half, the 33-year-old veteran striker replied to a […]

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I’m human with tons of compassion and empathy – Garba Shehu reacts after being called out over comment on Zabarmari massacre

Presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu has reacted to being called out over his comment about on Zabarmari massacre.  Recall that Garba Shehu was dragged on social media and accused of blaming the 43 rice farmers who were killed in Borno state, after he asked if they got clearance from the military to go to the farm.  […]

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Hire mercenaries to wipe out Boko Haram — Governor Zulum makes recommendations to Buhari

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state has asked President Buhari to bring in mercenaries to wipe out Boko Haram insurgents.  The Borno Governor made the recommendations while receiving a federal government delegation who were on a condolence visit to the state on Monday November 30, over the killing of 43 farmers by Boko Haram insurgents.  He also […]

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CBN relaxes rules on foreign remittances and domiciliary accounts

The Central Bank fo Nigeria has relaxed its rules on foreign remittances and domiciliary accounts.  In a statement signed by the apex bank’s director of trade & exchange O.S Nnaji, it was gathered that beneficiaries of diaspora remittances through the international monetary transfer operators (IMTO) shall now allow inflows in foreign currency (US Dollar) through the designated […]

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BREAKING: BBNaija 2020 Lockdown star, Ozo pens deal with Brila FM

Nigeria’s first and only Sports radio, 88.9 Brila FM has announced the signing of BBNaija 2020 star, Ozoemena Joseph, who is popularly known as OZO to the Brila media group. Ozoemena, who’s a huge Sports enthusiast has been an advocate for increased corporate involvement in Nigerian sports for sustainable growth. He will join Brila FM […]

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