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Serena Williams to deliver baby girl-Sister reveals

One of the world’s most anticipated babies, the one to be delivered  by Tennis great,Serena Williams will be a baby girl! Her elder sister, let this best kept secret slip in an interview with an Eurosport reporter during the on going French Open, Rolland Garros. Venus, told the TV interviewer: “She’s going to call me her favourite aunt.” “We all ... Read More »

Man,23, drugged and raped by three Women

23yr old South African man was kidnapped and raped by three female assailants in a taxi. What started out as an ordinary commute took a traumatic turn when he hailed a communal taxi which had the women as passengers and got in. Suddenly, the car changed direction and he was ordered to sit in front. He was then injected with ... Read More »

“Kashamu will be extradited to US after..”-AGF

  The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice (AGF) and the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have said Senator, Buruji Kashamu will not be extradited to face drug-related offences in the United States until after  all court actions in respect of his extradition are resolved. Both the AGF and the NDLEA gave the indication in the ... Read More »

Donald Duke eyes Presidential Seat

  Forrmer governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, Tuesday said he would still take another shot at the presidency, if the opportunity presented itself. Duke spoke at a programme, “The Nigerian Symposium for Emerging Leaders,” held in Lagos. He said though he once aspired to the position but did not emerge the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party ... Read More »

Aregbesola swear in Exco Members

Osun State Governor, Ogbeni  Rauf Aregbesola yesterday swore in his executive council made up of 22 commissioners and 16 special advisers. On the list of the commissioners are an Associate Professor of Economics, Olalekan Dauda Yinusa; a Doctor of Law, Ajibola Basiru and a former Senator, Mudasiru Hussain. The governor said he and his deputy, Mrs Grace Titi Laoye-Tomori, would ... Read More »

2019:Amosun endorses Ogun West says “No room for imported Candidates “

Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has given an inkling of where the gubernatorial political pendulum may swing in Ogun State, come 2019. Speaking at the inauguration of members of the Consultative Advisory Councils for the 57 Local Government and Local Council Development Authorities in Ogun State yesterday, the governor declared his intention to support and actively campaign for a ... Read More »

Chaplain: CAN backs Lagos Govt, says “Sack in order”

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Lagos State Chapter on Tuesday denied involvement of the wife of the State Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode in the sacking of former Presiding Chaplain of Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Venerable Femi Taiwo, saying that the allegation was not only untrue but unjust and erroneous. A newspaper had alleged in its series of ... Read More »

#Biafra@50: IPOB shuts down major cities as banks, markets & shops close

Residents stayed indoors across major cities in south-east Nigeria as residents complied with a sit-at-home exercise called by pro-Biafran groups, with most businesses including banks, markets and motor parks under lock. The Indigenous People Of Biafra, IPOB, and the Movement for the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, had called for a sit-at-home today in the south-east to commemorate the declaration ... Read More »

Osinbajo:”Nigeria is on the right path”(READ FULL SPEECH)

Dear Nigerians, I bring you good wishes from President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, who as we all know is away from the country on medical vacation. Today marks the second anniversary of our assumption of office. We must thank the Almighty God not only for preserving our lives to celebrate this second anniversary but for giving us hope, strength, and confidence ... Read More »

Palaver over Buhari’s revocation of old blocks owned by Niger Delta indigenes

President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of the withdrawal of Oil Prospecting Licences 2001, 2002 and 2003 in the Utapate Field won by indigenes of the Niger Delta is not only being tackled by the investors but may lead to chaos in the oil-rich region if not properly addressed. According to the investors, about N44.6bn signature bonuses paid for the licences is ... Read More »