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Nigerian Man Sentenced To Death By Hanging In Ado Ekiti After Doing This To His Landlady

  File photo A man identified as Tunmise Abraham has been sentenced to death by hanging by the Ekiti State High Court. The man was sentenced to death for the murder of his landlady, one Bukola Olanrewaju. Abraham was found guilty of raping the landlady before eventually killing her at Olorunda Zone 7 Adebayo area of […]

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How to remain relevant in Nollywood – Segun Arinze

Veteran Nigerian actor and singer, Segun Arinze, opens up in a new inteview about his career, family, leisure and other issues. Speaking about his career, the actor revealed the qualities that can keeps an actor revelant in Nollywood. Segun Arinze, stated that role intrepreters has to bring on their A-game, they also need to be focused, […]

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Aging Gracefully: 6 Nollywood Stars Who Are Growing Old Right In Front Of Our Eyes

From a fan perspective, we fall in love with our favorite Nollywood celebrities at one point in time of their careers and as such, we tend to wish they remain that way forever. I mean, these feelings often bring up loose social comments about a celebrity getting old or not looking as ‘attractive’ as they […]

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Fayemi orders enumeration of landed property, naming of streets in Ekiti

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has ordered the enumeration of all landed property and naming of all streets across the 16 Local Government Areas of the state for improved security and socio-economic development. Fayemi, whose administration has commenced training of 485 enumerators to accomplish the task, said this proper land policy becomes imperative, to […]

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Truck kills student in Ekiti

A student of Ayo Daramola Community Secondary School, Ijan Ekiti, has reportedly lost his life in an accident that occurred at a bad portion of the road between Aso, an Ado Ekiti farmstead and Ijan Ekiti. Another student and sibling of the deceased also lost his lower limbs after the truck they were in somersaulted. […]

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Kano APC crisis: Buni, Shekarau, Dogara, others meet in Abuja

The national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has held talks with some top Kano chieftains of the party. The parley was part of ongoing reconciliatory efforts to resolve the crisis in the State chapter. The politicians met at the Yobe Governor’s Lodge in Abuja. APC Caretaker Committee Chairman, Governor Mai Buni presided. Senators […]

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Woman Crush Wednesday: Get to Know ‘Reacher’ Actress Willa Fitzgerald

Happy February, everyone! Punxsutawney Phil may have predicted six more weeks of winter, but we’re here to keep bringing the heat in the form of superb streaming content. We’re kicking things off with the first Woman Crush Wednesday of the month so we can shout out the incredible ladies who are delivering standout performances in […]

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Police arrest operator of illegal rehab center, rescue 113 inmates in Kano

Police operatives in Kano on Tuesday said they have arrested one Musa Safiyanu, 55-year-old, running an illegal rehabilitation center in of Naibawa ‘Yan Lemo Quarters, Kumbotso LGA, Kano State despite ban by the state government. Safiyanu was said to have been arrested along side five other of his accomplice. Confirming the development, spokesperson of the […]

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Ekiti State Govt Publishes Photo of Man Sentenced to Life Imprisonment For R#ping 13-year-old Girl

Adebamigbe, 37, was sentenced to life imprisonment by an High Court of Ekiti State sitting in Ado Ekiti for raping a 13-year-old girl. A s#x offender in Ekiti state has been shamed by the government. In furtherance of the Ekiti State Government’s naming and shaming of convicted s#x offenders policy, the state’s Ministry of Justice, […]

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Ekiti Police Arrest Two Suspected Thugs, Recover Guns, Charms

The suspects Two suspected political thugs have been arrested by the police in Ijero-Ekiti, Ijero Local Government Area of Ekiti state. They were in possession of dangerous weapons and local charms when they were apprehended. The suspects were reportedly heading towards Ado Ekiti as the All Progressives Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party were holding […]

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Awww! It’s A…Jeannie Mai Reveals The Gender Of Her & Jeezy’s Baby, Monaco Mai Jenkins

Bossip Video How precious! Source: Gilbert Carrasquillo / Getty Jeannie Mai Jenkins has been on maternity leave as she enjoys her fourth trimester into motherhood but the television host recently dropped in on her cohosts of THE REAL to reveal she and Jeezy are the proud parents of a baby girl! Mai revealed the sex […]

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Ekiti Decides: Udom Emmanuel to chair PDP primary election committee

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has nominated Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa-Ibom as chairman of its electoral committee to conduct a special congress for the governorship election in Ekiti. In a statement in Abuja on Tuesday, the national organising secretary of the party, Umar Bature, said that the committee was mandated to elect a governorship […]

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Couple arrested for invading their child’s school with thugs to beat teacher

A couple, Oyedele Nutai Joseph, and his wife, Elizabeth Joseph, has been arrested for unlawfully invading Toyon High school Ere village in Ado Odo area of Ado Odo ota local government, Ogun state with thugs to attack a teacher, Abel Thomas for beating their son, Joshua Joseph. The state police spokesperson, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, who […]

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How Commander Of SARS Now Called Rapid Response Squad, And His Team Terrorise Ekiti Residents — Sources

  CSP Marcus Ogundola, the commander of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) unit of the Ekiti State Police Command, and operatives under the unit have been accused of unlawful killings, arrests, conversion of suspects’ properties to personal use, and demand of “outrageous bail sums in exchange for people’s freedom”, according to SaharaReporters. SaharaReporters gathered that […]

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Ekiti 2022: Why I dropped my governorship ambition – Ojudu

Senator Babafemi Ojudu, the Special Adviser on Political Matters to the President, has warned that the division and disunity among members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State signals a bad omen that could deprive the party of victory in the 2022 governorship election. Ojudu said he decided to sacrifice his governorship ambition […]

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Corey Hawkins and Moses Ingram on ‘The Tragedy of Macbeth’s’ Diversity, Working With Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand

In Joel Coen’s “The Tragedy of Macbeth,” starring Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand, the concept of time — and feeling like you’re running out of it — is central to the narrative. Corey Hawkins and Moses Ingram play Lord and Lady Macduff, the fertile young couple who represent all that has eluded the Macbeths — […]

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Fayemi signs 2022 appropriation bill into law

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Friday signed the 2022 Appropriation of ₦100, 753,993,241.60K into law with a promise to complete all ongoing legacy projects and consolidate on other achievements recorded in the past three years. The 2022 Appropriation, christened “Budget of Legacy and Consolidation”, was presented to the Governor by the Speaker of […]

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Photos: Yusuf Buhari’s turbaning ceremony in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf was on Saturday December 18 turbaned Talban Daura, making him the District Head of Kwasarawa. WITHIN NIGERIA had reported that Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk had explained that Yusuf was given the title so that he won’t be strolling around Abuja and Yola, his mother’s hometown. The turbaning ceremony […]

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Actor Emeka Ike goes on a long rant, blasts BBNaija Tega, Other Ex-housemates and organizers

Veteran Nollywood Actor, Emeka Ike has lashed out at BBNaija Star, Tega Dominic, organisers and others Contestants as he aired his opinion on the biggest Africa Reality show. In an extended rant during an interview with Premium Times, Emeka Ike went off the show and some of its contestants especially season 6 housemate, Tega. Without further […]

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Court sentences seven brothers to death by hanging

As though in fulfilment of the saying that sinners shall not go unpunished, even if they go hand in hand, a Benue State High Court has pronounced the death sentence on seven cousins for killing one Vince Ebere on 25th December 2012. They are to die by hanging. The convicts are: Elias, Chibueze, Emmanuel, Simon, […]

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