Tuesday, 11 December 2018

‘Guardians’ of the truth, including slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi named TIME’s Person of the Year

Time magazine has named a newspaper and four journalists, including Washington Post's murdered Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its Person of the Year.

Trump clashes with Democratic leaders, Pelosi, Schumer in Oval Office over US-Mexico border wall funding (Video)

President Donald Trump on Tuesday squabbled with Democratic Senate and House leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi over U.S.-Mexico border wall funding.

2019: Atiku explain why he was absent at signing of peace accord

Presidential candidate of the PDP, Atiku Abubakar, says he was not “formally invited” to the national peace accord for the 2019 elections.

The main rival of President Muhammadu Buhari was among the candidates absent at the event which held at the International Conference Centre (ICC), Abuja, on Tuesday.

Atiku absent as Presidential candidates sign peace accord for 2019 election (Video)

Presidential candidates for the 2019 election on Tuesday signed a peace accord.

The accord was organised by the National Peace Committee which said invitation was sent to all 73 presidential candidates contesting the 2019 elections.

Buhari appoints wife into committee on elimination of drug abuse

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed his wife, Aisha, into the presidential advisory committee on the elimination of drug abuse, TheCable is reporting.

The president has inaugurated the committee which has Buba Marwa, former military administrator of Lagos state, as its chairman.

Rivalries are part of the entertainment industry - Charles Novia replies AY Makun

Nollywood filmmaker, Charles Novia, has responded to comedian AY Makun's views on the happenings in the industry.

AY had taken to share details of the rivalry and backstabbing going on in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

Twitter reacts as police say having sex in car in public places is not a crime in Nigeria

The Nigeria Police has stated that couples can go on and have fun in their car in public places as it is not a criminal offense in the country.

Pictures of a young man and woman caught pants down in a car had surfaced on social media some hours ago.

Rowdy session as senate suspends confirmation of EFCC nominees over exclusion of South-east, South-South

There was a rowdy session at the senate on Tuesday, making the upper legislative chamber to postpone the confirmation of some nominees of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Chukwuka Utazi, chairman of the senate committee on anti-corruption, had presented a report on the screening of the nominees by his committee..

Miss Universe 2018: See official gown portraits of African Queens & Aramide Lopez national costume show

The 2018 Miss Universe beauty pageant is ongoing in Bangkok, Thailand and the grand finale is scheduled to hold on the 16th of December.

Nicki Minaj reacts to criticizing of new boyfriend over past attempted rape conviction

Nicki Minaj has come out in defense of her new boyfriend Kenneth “Zoo” Petty who was convicted of attempted rape in the past.

"Welcome to an industry where enmity reigns supreme" - AY writes on backstabbing in Nollywood

Comedian AY Makun is the latest to share details of the rivalry and backstabbing going on in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

The movie producer and actor shared a latest video by actor Kevin Ikeduba on Instagram, saying the video gave him the courage to introduce Nollywood to his followers.

Say NO to poverty & hunger! Dino Melaye drops new ‘song’, carpeting Buhari, APC government (video)

Senator Dino Melaye has dropped another song carpeting Muhammadu Buhari's administration..

In the latest of his numerous social media singles, Melaye said President Buhari is responsible for poverty and hunger in Nigeria.

Pregnant Remy Ma is ready to pop - rapper shares photo of her big baby bump

Remy Ma will soon birth her first child with husband Papoose and the rapper has shared photo of her very pregnant belly.

TV Personality Destiny Amaka shows off her fine abs - result of working her butt off at the gym

TV Personality Destiny Amaka has been working her butt off at the gym to stay fit.

And the OAP sharing photos on her Instagram page, showing off the result of her hard work.

Monday, 10 December 2018

David Oyelowo wants to bridge the gap between Hollywood and Nollywood (Watch)

British-Nigerian actor David Oyelowo in an interview with BBC‘s Peter Okwoche talked about his character as Javert in the BBC One adaptation of Les Misérables.

‘King of Boys movie makes N200m at the box office'

Nollywood movie ‘King of Boys’ by Kemi Adetiba has hit N200 million at the box office.

The award winning director made this known in a post on her Instagram page on Monday.

EFCC confirm arrest of T.A Orji’s son, deny arresting Atiku's sons, freezing Peter Obi's account

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has confirmed the arrest of Ogbonna Orji, son of former governor of Abia state, Theodore Orji.

 The had been reports that the anti-graft agency had raided the Abuja apart of Theodore Orji and Aliyu and Mustapha, sons Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Agbakoba writes national assembly, asks lawmakers to override Buhari on electoral act

Former NBA President, Olisa Agbakoba, has asked the national assembly to override President Muhammadu Buhari and pass the electoral act amendment bill, 2018.

He said the bill would improve the credibility of elections conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and also give legal backing to the use of card readers in the polls.

Simi apologizes to fans over lateness, disorganization of her “Live in Lagos” concert

Simi has apologised to her fans following the protracted delay before her “Live in Lagos” concert kicked off on Sunday.

The ‘Joromi’ singer’s concert started hours behind schedule, forcing number of her fans took to their social media pages to vent about the disorganization of the concert.

Nigerian army has committed war crimes against humanity - ICC

The International Criminal Court (ICC) says Nigerian security forces (NSF) have committed war crimes against humanity.

In a report sent to TheCable, the ICC said it has received “a total of 169 communications” from Nigeria and its assessment has shown that security forces in Nigeria have committed war crimes varying from murder, torture, and intentionally attacking the civilian population.

Lagos CP orders investigation into actor Gideon Okeke’s alleged brutalization by policemen

Nollywood actor Gideon Okeke took to Instagram to share a story of how he was allegedly beaten by officers of the Nigeria Police Force.

EFCC searches Abuja home of Atiku Abubakar’s sons

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday raided the homes of two of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar.

According to Premium Times, agents of the anti-graft agency visited an apartment building in Abuja where both sons and Chiemeka Orji, son of the former Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji, stay.

Buhari wants to rig 2019 election – Ozekhome, Yakassai tell NASS to veto electoral act

Mike Ozekhome, Constitutional lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, says President Muhammadu Buhari is afraid of imminent defeat in 2019 presidential election, hence his reason for refusing assent to the Electoral Act Amendment Bill.

Buhari had for the third time withheld his assent to the bill.

Chrissy Teigen is uncensored, unapologetic as she covers ELLE UK latest issue (Photos)

Model and TV host, Chrissy Teigen is the cover star for ELLE UK and the internet’s 'funniest (and frankest)' person bared it all to the magazine, including how she met husband, music star, John Legend.

Shot in all white, Teigen is seen being playing at the beach as shows off her hot modeling body.

Buhari’s re-election will come with worse suffering - Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election will increase the current suffering of Nigerians.

He also denied reports that he would stay neutral ahead of the 2019 elections, saying “only a fool will sit on the fence”.
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