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DAVIDO HARRASED BY NIGERIAN IMMIGRATION OFFICERS AT LAGOS AIRPORT

It is no news that corruption has eaten deep into almost every sector in Nigeria.Nigerian artiste, David Adeleke known as Davido had a taste of what a corrupt Nigeria is when Immigration Officers at the Lagos Airport harassed him for money. Surprisingly,the young superstar who is known for flaunting his money wasn’t ready to let go of some to the ... Read More »

10 EXCITING REASONS TO HAVE LEMONS IN YOUR FRIDGE

Lemons are a versatile, tart fruit that can be used for anything from a topping on grilled meats to an ingredient of many delicious cakes and pies. But there’s more to the lemon than you might think. For example, did you know that lemon juice can help you boil eggs? There are there are plenty of reasons to keep a ... Read More »

HOW DR. SID GOT HIS N100M LEKKI MANSION

If you have been wondering how rising musician and Maven Records Kool guy, Dr. Sid got his N100m mansion in Lekki, well, we have the true story-and it was let out of the bag by the musician himself! Contrary to media reports last year when pictures of the house became public, Dr. Sid did not pay in full for the ... Read More »

ONE ON WITH CHELSEA LOANEE AND RISING GOALKEEPER THIBAUT COURTOIS

Softly spoken and courteous, mannerisms somehow at odds with his imposing 6’5 frame, any shyness Thibaut Courtois displays in interview disappears out on the pitch. Combining steely nerves, safe hands and remarkable reflexes, the 21-year-old is currently rated one of the finest custodians around and is thriving at the very top of the European game. On loan from Chelsea at Atletico Madrid ... Read More »

DANGOTE WOOS BUSINESSMEN TO NIGERIA, PROMISES $2.3B INVESTEMENT

Africa’s richest businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, yesterday urged foreign investors to invest in Nigeria because “the business environment is very good”. Dangote made the call at a news briefing as co-chair of the ongoing 24th World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, in Abuja. He said that positive government polices along with the huge African population was an advantage to any ... Read More »

AT LAST NSA, SERVICE CHIEFS VISIT CHIBOK

At long last, The National Security Adviser, retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, in company of the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Vice Marshal Alex Badeh, service chiefs and the Inspector-General of Police on Thursday visited Government Secondary School, Chibok, Borno state, where 276 girls were captured by Boko Haram gunmen on 14 April. Maj.-Gen. Chris Olukolade, Director of Defence Information, said ... Read More »

INSURGENCY: JONATHAN IS VICTIM OF A POWERFUL CONSPIRACY

Former Minister, Alabo Graham-Douglas has revealed that the present state of insurgency in the country is a direct result of President Jonathan’s audacity to run for the position of President in 2011-and the good luck to win it! Speaking during a reception held to celebrate his 75th birthday in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, the Kalabari Chief said the President was a ... Read More »

UDUAGHAN’s APPOINTEE HARRASSES WIFE OVER DIVORCE PLANS

Barely two weeks after we reported a case of an Ogun State Politician beating his wife black and blue, there is yet another case and this time in Delta State. We have it on good authority that Mr. Hope Abijor said to be an influential politician and ally of Governor Emmanual Uduaghan has taken to underhand tactics to stop his ... Read More »

DANGOTE, TOYIN SARAKI, OTHER EMINENT WORLD FIGURES SEEK GLOBAL EFFORT TO FREE CHIBOK GIRLS

In what could be regarded as an unprecedented world-wide collaboration, barely weeks after the #bringBackOurGirls campaign began, a group of over 40 eminent individuals from around the world yesterday issued a statement calling for a global effort to free the more than 200 Chibok School Girls.     In an open letter published today, the high level group of business, ... Read More »

NORTHERN GOVERNORS WELCOME US SUPPORT TO LOCATE GIRLS

The Northern Governors’ Forum has welcomed the U.S. government’s offer of military assistance to Nigeria to help locate and rescue the over 200 schoolgirls abducted in Chibok, Borno. The Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Niger, Dr Babangida Aliyu, expressed the forum’s position at a meeting on yestersay night in Abuja between some Northern governors and the U.S. Agency ... Read More »