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Through Ammy Besty platform on Facebook, Mr. Festus found love.

In a serendipitous twist of fate, Mr. Festus discovered the profound emotion of love through the unlikeliest of avenues – the Ammy Besty platform on Facebook. What began as a casual scroll through the digital realms transformed into a heartwarming connection that defied the conventional narrative of online encounters. Ammy Besty, a platform designed to…..

Nigeria is participating in the U.S. inquiry into the helicopter crash that resulted in the death of Herbert Wigwe, CEO of Access Holdings.

The Nigerian government, through the Nigerian Safety Investigation Bureau (NSIB), has joined the inquiry into the helicopter crash that resulted in the death of Mr. Herbert Wigwe, Group CEO of Access Holdings, and five others in the United States on Friday night. The crash, which occurred near Interstate 15 in Halloran Springs, California, at approximately…..

Singer Paul Okoye slams woman he once paid for her daughter’s blood transfusion but is now insulting him for not coming through for her again

Singer Paul Okoye, also known as RudeBoy, has criticized a woman he assisted when her daughter was unwell but is now insulting him for not providing further support. Paul posted a screenshot of a Direct Message expressing gratitude from the woman for his financial assistance in covering her daughter’s blood transfusion costs in 2022. However,…..

AFCON: Ivory Coast were better than us – Super Eagles coach, Peseiro

Super Eagles coach, Jose Peseiro has admitted the Elephants of Ivory Coast were the better side following Nigeria’s loss in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final.  Sebastien Haller scored a dramatic late winner as hosts Ivory Coast came from behind to beat Nigeria 2-1 in Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations final.  Super Eagles…..

Italian footballer and model Giovanni Padovani, 28, is jailed for life for stalking and beating his ex-girlfriend, 56, to death with a hammer

A 28-year-old Italian footballer, Giovanni Padovani, has been sentenced to life in prison for stalking and fatally beating his ex-girlfriend with a hammer. The former Sancataldese centre-back received the life sentence today for the murder of 56-year-old Alessandra Matteuzzi, which occurred outside her residence on August 23, 2022 While Alessandra was speaking with her sister…..

Kanye West’s wife, Bianca Censori, forgoes underwear as she dons skimpy one-piece to party with celebrities (video)

Bianca Censori appeared out of sync as she celebrated with fully dressed celebrities while she herself was minimally clothed. At a Super Bowl after-party attended by Kanye West’s wife, she donned a revealing one-piece outfit that left little to the imagination. Her side boobs were on display in the photo and her genitals were barely…..

Dapo Abiodun pays condolence visit to the family of Abimbola Ogunbanjo after he died in helicopter crash that also killed Wigwe

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State, along with companions, expressed condolences to the family of Abimbola Ogunbanjo after his tragic death in a helicopter crash. Abimbola Ogunbanjo, the former Chairman of the Nigerian Exchange Group Plc from 2021 to 2022, lost his life in a fatal helicopter crash on the night of February 9, 2024…..

Swizz Beatz reacts to intimate performance between wife Alicia Keys and Usher at Superbowl

Swizz Beatz has responded to the criticism surrounding Usher and Alicia Keys’ intimate rendition of “My Boo” at the 2024 Super Bowl halftime show. In the performance, Usher displayed affection towards Alicia by hugging her from behind and bringing her in close, while Alicia actively engaged in the performance and seemed to be enjoying herself……

AFCON 2023: Jose Peseiro should be fired – Former Super Eagles player Peterside Idah

Peterside Idah, a former Nigerian international, argues that Coach Jose Peseiro should be dismissed despite guiding the Super Eagles to a second-place finish in the recently concluded Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Nigeria suffered a 1-2 defeat to Ivory Coast in the final match on Sunday night. Despite Peseiro taking the team to their first…..

AFCON: Super Eagles stars rally round Alex Iwobi in solidarity against Cyberbullying

Super Eagles players have come together in support of Alex Iwobi, condemning cyberbullying after the Fulham midfielder faced online criticism from fans following Nigeria’s 2-1 defeat to Ivory Coast in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations final. The attacks led to Alex deleting almost all the posts on his Instagram page as he considers retiring…..

Naira exchanges at N1,534 to a dollar for the first time in official market

On February 12th, 2024, the official NAFEM market witnessed the naira closing at its all-time weakest rate of N1,534/$1 against the dollar, as reported by Nairametrics. The intra-day range fluctuated between N1,000 and N1,550, reflecting Nigeria’s continued decline amid central bank reforms targeting a shift towards a free market exchange rate, according to the Financial…..

Access holding CEO, Herbert Wigwe, wife and four others die in Chopper crash in California

Access Holdings’ CEO, Herbert Wigwe, and his wife, Chizoba, tragically lost their lives in a helicopter crash in California on the night of February 9. The chopper was en route to Las Vegas when it crashed near Boulder City, situated between Nevada and California. According to the San Bernardino Sherriff’s department, the helicopter took off…..

Ivory Coast-based Nigerian businessman dies while watching Super Eagles match against South Africa

An Ivory Coast-based Nigerian businessman reportedly died while watching Super Eagles match against South Africa on Wednesday, February 7.  Businessman Obi Cubana who shared the news, revealed that he was with the businessman on Sunday, February 4,  He also described the deceased as an “amazing human

President Tinubu directs release of 102,000 metric tons of rice and maize from the National strategic Food Reserves to boost food availability

President Bola Tinubu has ordered the prompt release of more than 100,000 metric tons of various food items from the strategic reserve and the Rice Millers Association of Nigeria. This is in response to the increasing food scarcity in the country as a short-term measure. Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris, disclosed this…..

Six docked for allegedly assaulting actress Lizzy Anjorin at Lagos market

Today, on February 8, the police in Lagos state brought six individuals before the Tinubu Chief Magistrates’ Court. They are accused of assaulting, attacking, and blackmailing Nollywood actress Lizzy Anjorin-Lawal at Oba Akintoye Market in Lagos Island on Monday, February 5. The suspects, made up of four women and two men, were accused of allegedly…..

Meta deletes Iran leader Ali Khamenei from Facebook and Instagram after he made calls to ‘wipe Israel off map

Meta has suspended the Facebook and Instagram accounts of Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei due to what the company calls “repeated violations” of its “dangerous organizations and individuals policy.” Khamenei in the past has referred to Israel and Zionism as “an obvious plague for the world of Islam.” In 2020, Khamenei referred to Israel as…..

A Nigerian woman expresses joy as her sister welcomes a newborn at the age of 57.

Ehis Enaruna, a Nigerian woman, rejoices as her sister becomes a mother at the age of 57. She posted pictures of the new mother and her baby on Facebook on Wednesday, February 7, 2024. “A Big Congratulations To My Beautiful Sister After age of 57 years, God still answer her prayer. Thank you my Lord,”…..

The Super Eagles of Nigeria secure a spot in the 2023 AFCON final by defeating South Africa in a penalty shootout.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have qualified for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nation final in Ivory Coast. Nigeria defeated South Africa on penalties in the semi-final clash at the Stade de la Bouake on Wednesday, February 7, to advance to the final stage. The match was decided on penalties after 120 minutes of football…..

Ghanaian man explains why he didn’t have an erection during his Kiss-A-Thon

Kwame Love, the Ghanaian man who embarked on a Kiss-A-Thon weeks ago, has explained why he didn’t have an erection during the event.  Appearing on a Plan B FM show, Kwame disclosed that he didn’t have an erection because kissing is his talent. He said;  “I have a talent for kissing, which I would say is…..

Vice President Kashim Shettima celebrates with Super Eagles squad following their victory over South Africa to qualify for AFCON final (video)

Nigeria’s Vice President, Kashim Shettima, celebrated alongside the Super Eagles team following their triumph over South Africa, securing a place in the AFCON final. The victory, achieved through a penalty shootout at Stade de la Bouake on Wednesday, February 7, saw the Super Eagles scoring four penalties, while Bafana Bafana missed two, solidifying Nigeria’s advancement…..

A Nigerian woman expresses frustration while revealing the exorbitant bride price list presented by her future sister-in-law’s family to her brother-in-law.

Chidimma, a Nigerian woman, expresses dismay at the exorbitant and extravagant bride price list that her brother-in-law received from the family of his prospective wife from Rivers. She reveals that the documents consist of two pages out of a comprehensive 13-part list. “My brother in-law is getting married to the love of his life who’s…..

An Enugu State High Court has sentenced Chiamaka Ifezue to d£ath by hanging for the m¥rder of a 27-year-old makeup artist, Ijeoma Nneke.

An Enugu State High Court has sentenced Chiamaka Ifezue to d£ath by hanging for the m¥rder of a 27-year-old makeup artist, Ijeoma Nneke. The court presided over by Honourable Justice Kenneth Okpe, in a two-hour judgement on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, found the accused, Chiamaka Ifezue, guilty of k!!ling the victim by forcing her to…..

Trump not immune from election subversion charges – U.S. appeals court rules in blow to former presidenta

A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled that Donald Trump does not have immunity from charges that he plotted to overturn his 2020 election defeat, bringing the former U.S. President a step closer to an unprecedented criminal trial. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit rejected Trump’s…..

After a two-week personal trip to France, President Bola Tinubu has returned to Abuja.

On Tuesday night, February 6, President Bola Tinubu returned to Abuja following a two-week personal trip to Paris, France. The presidential aircraft touched down at around 9 p.m. at the Presidential Wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport. He was received by top government officials, including his Chief of Staff, Femi Gbajabiamila; Secretary to the…..

400-level Ogun varsity student commits suicide

Adaeze Doris Jaja, a 400-level female student at Olabisi Onabanjo University in Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, has allegedly taken her own life. The State Police Command’s spokesperson, Omolola Odutola, confirmed the incident on February 6, 2024, stating that the 31-year-old passed away in a hotel room. The PPRO said Adaeze was reported to have been found…..

We Dey game, We will continue to deliver – Davido finally breaks silence after losing three nominations at the Grammys

Davido, the singer, has spoken out following his loss in all three Grammy nominations on the night of February 4. In a tweet published on X, Davido conveyed his love for everyone and promised to keep ”delivering”. ‘’I love each and everyone of you !! We Dey game !! We will continue to deliver …” he…..

“You Are Our Last Hope” Nigerians Call on Super Eagles to Beat South Africa For Davido, Burna Boy, Asake And Olamide Over Grammy Loss

To avenge Nigeria’s Grammy disappointment, the Super Eagles need to secure a victory against South Africa. The Nigerian Super Eagles have been urged to revenge the country’s Afrobeats musicians following a major Grammy rejection that saw five West African contenders lose the Best African Music Performance prize to South African pop sensation Tyla. When the Grammy nominees…..

“I Don’t Care About Nominations or Talk About Awards Because They Bunch of People Putting Up a Show” – Wizkid Reveals Why He Doesn’t Talk About Awards or Nominations

Wizkid, the acclaimed Nigerian artist, also known as Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, has clarified his lack of concern for Grammy awards and other significant honors. The 66th Grammy Awards were hosted yesterday night, February 4th, 2023, in the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, USA, and are now trending on social media. However, Nigerian musicians Davido, Burna…..

Nigeria and 17 other countries excluded from 2025 US lottery programme

The registration process for the United States of America’s Diversity Visa (DV) Programme for the fiscal year 2025 has been opened. The programme aims at offering a special chance for individuals from countries with historically low rates of immigration to the United States. However, Nigeria and 17 others remain on the list of countries ineligible…..

King Charles diagnosed with cancer

King Charles has been diagnosed with cancer, leading to the postponement of his public duties, as announced by Buckingham Palace on February 5. The diagnosis was made during treatment for a benign prostate enlargement, with subsequent tests revealing the presence of cancer. The King has initiated regular treatments and will temporarily step back from public-facing…..

Prince Harry to fly to London ‘in coming days’ after King Charles told him about his cancer diagnosis

Prince Harry is said to be heading to London soon following King Charles III’s personal revelation about his cancer. The Duke of Sussex will be leaving California, but it remains uncertain whether Meghan Markle and their children, Archie and Lilibet, will accompany him. The King contacted both the Duke of Sussex and the Prince of…..

Police arrest Kaduna bandit planning to set up camp in Kano forest

Operatives of the Kano State Police Command have arrested a Kaduna bandit, Isah Lawal, and recovered 55 cows as well as 6 sheep from his possession.  Deputy spokesperson of the command, ASP Abdullahi Hussaini, who disclosed this in a statement on Monday, February 5, 2024, said the suspect specialised in armed robbery, kidnapping and cattle…..

Naira exchanges at N1,440/$ in parallel market

The Naira on Friday, February 2, exchanged at N1,440 to a dollar, from N1,450 per dollar on Thursday, February 1.  The Naira also appreciated to N1,435.53 per dollar in the Nigerian Foreign Exchange Market (NAFEM). Data from FMDQ showed that the indicative exchange rate for NAFEM fell to N1,435.53 per dollar from N1,461.9 per dollar on…..

Medical personnel face allegations of denying admission to a newborn because the mother declined to remove her niqab; physicians respond in a video.

Mixed responses ensued as a Muslim media outlet accused University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan staff of declining admission to an unwell newborn due to the mother’s decision not to remove her niqab. The incident was captured in a video shared by Muslim News Nigeria. The footage depicts medical professionals, attired in scrubs, clarifying to the…..

Angry Plateau women raid shops, seize and destroy alcoholic drinks making their husbands ‘useless’ (photos/video) z

Women in the Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State have confiscated and eradicated alcoholic beverages and associated substances from various shops in the communities. As reported by Daily Trust, the event, predominantly occurring in Sabon Bariki and Bukuru Low Cost regions of Gyel District, experienced a significant presence of women who asserted that…..

Court jails actress six months for spraying and stepping on New Naira notes

On Thursday, February 1, 2024, Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke of the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, handed a six-month prison sentence to Oluwadarasimi Omoseyin, an actress, for spraying and trampling on the recently issued Naira notes during a social event in Lagos. She was first arraigned on February 13, 2023, by the Lagos Zonal Command…..

I am a Yoruba man. I regret voting for Tinubu – Retired civil servant says (video)

A retired government official expressed remorse for casting his vote in favor of President Tinubu during the 2023 Presidential election. The Yoruba retiree, in a widely circulated video, mentioned being of the same ethnic background as President Tinubu, expressing remorse for supporting him in the 2023 Presidential election. Watch the viral video below

Sylvester Oromoni Dowen College Student, Who Died Mysteriously Is His Hostel Finally Laid To Rest After Two Years [video]

The late Dowen College student, Sylvester Oromoni Jr., is laid to rest in his father’s compound in Ogbe Ijoh, Warri, Delta State. Consider the fact that Sylvester Oromoni passed away under unusual circumstances within the premises of his boarding school in 2021. After two years, the deceased’s parents laid him to rest today January 27th in Delta…..

Peter Obi suggests that Tinubu deserves recognition in the Guinness World Records for inflicting the most hardship on Nigerians.

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has stated that President Bola Ahmed Tinubu should be in the Guinness World Records for “causing Nigerians the most hardship .” In an interview with Vanguard, the ex-governor of Anambra state emphasized that the general public should evaluate President Tinubu’s performance since May 2023. President Tinubu…..

Abia state University Deputy Vice Chancellor abducted

On the night of January 26, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Abia State University, Uturu, Godwin Emezue, was kidnapped from a gas station in Umuekwule, Amachara, located in the Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia State. According to reports, the academician and his wife were at the station to buy fuel when the assailants’ attacked…..

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have defeated Cameroon 2- 0 to reach the quarterfinals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Côte d’Ivoire

AFCON: Super Eagles of Nigeria beathi Cameroon to reach quarterfinals The Super Eagles of Nigeria have defeated Cameroon 2- 0 to reach the quarterfinals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Côte d’Ivoire The Naija stars put out a masterclass display as Atlanta winger Ademola Lookman found the net in the first half following…..

I am not a woman beater. I only slapped her after she disrespected my mum – Singer Lilfrosh says three years after his ex, Taiwo, called him out for physically assaulting her (video)

LilFrosh, also known as Sanni Goriola Wasiu, has refuted allegations of being a woman beater, three years after his ex-partner, Iyomaterie Oghenekaro Taiwo, accused him of physically assaulting her. In October 2020, Taiwo came online to accuse the singer who was signed to Davido’s DMW label, of physically assaulting her.  She released photos of her…..

I’m an only girl in the midst of 5 brothers. I want you to marry 3 more wives who will be my sisters – Nigerian woman tells her future husband

A Facebook user named Hajia Rahma has conveyed a message to her prospective husband, expressing her desire for him to marry three additional wives who will be like her “sisters,” given that she is the only girl in her family. “Dear future husband, Please I want you to marry 3 more wives with me. I’m…..

No bail for kidnappers in Abuja under my watch – Nyesom Wike vows

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, has declared that kidnappers will no longer be eligible for bail. Wike instructed the chairpersons of the six Area Councils in the FCT to conduct compulsory monthly security meetings to enhance security within their respective areas or be considered a threat to Abuja’s security. Wike,…..

Solomon Buchi drags Tacha after the BBNaija star slammed woman who she wakes by 4.30am to cook for her husband

Social media commentator Solomon Buchi heavily criticized Tacha after the Big Brother Naija star criticized Mummy Zee, a married woman who received substantial donations from Nigerians for revealing that she wakes up at 4:30 am to cook for her husband. Recall that Mummy Zee and Tacha clashed on X formerly known as Twitter after an X-user…..

Between gospel artiste, Moses Bliss and an excited ‘fan’ who posted his wedding invitation on Facebook

A supporter of the Gospel artist Moses Bliss has posted pictures of the wedding invitation cards for the singer’s upcoming marriage in Ghana in February on Facebook. Upon noticing the post, Moses commented and requested David Oyase, the Facebook user, to remove the ‘private invitation card’ from the platform. Oyase however, stated that he would…..

Donald Trump ordered to pay $83M in damages for defaming E. Jean Carroll who accused him of r@ping her in early 90s

A Manhattan, New York jury has determined that former president Donald Trump must pay writer E. Jean Carroll a whopping $83 million for defaming her after a different civil court jury last year found him liable for defamation, as well as sexual abuse. Carroll, a former longtime Elle magazine advice columnist, was initially seeking $10…..