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INSIDE DETAILS OF TIWA SAVAGE AND TUNJI BALOGUN’s WEDDING IN DUBAI

Lagos, Nigeria’s entertainment capital will certainly relocate this weekend to far away Dubai, UAE as velvety-voiced singer, Tiwa Savage officially marries her Manager and sweetheart, Tunji “Tee Billz” Balogun. Going by what happened at the Engagement ceremony in Lagos last November, this one will be grand and exclusive, at least, according to fillers dropped by the Best Man, Banky W ... Read More »

BOKO HARAM: 40 TERRORISTS KILLED, RING LEADERS CAPTURED

BOKO HARAM: 40 TERRORISTS KILLED, RING LEADERS CAPTURED It is now an all-out war between the Boko Haram terrorists and Nigeria’s security agencies-and as reported by Defence Headquarters another battle  ensued on Thursday night that led to the killing of 40 insurgents, 4 soldiers and the capture of those described as leaders of the terrorist organisation.  A statement signed by the ... Read More »

RUN JONATHAN RUN-OBA OF BENIN URGES PRESIDENT

Barely three weeks after the elders and people of the South South zone endorsed him for another term, Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has got another supporter and this time is the very influential Oba of Benin, Omo n’Oba n’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo Erediauwa. The wishes of the revered Oba to Mr president was delivered by his son and heir, Prince Eheneden ... Read More »

Chris Brown Thrown Back Into Jail

Singer Chris Brown’s trial on an assault charge was put on hold for months Wednesday after prosecutors declined to grant immunity to his bodyguard, who would be a key witness in the case. Brown will remain in custody for the near future after a Los Angeles judge denied a request by the Grammy-winning singer’s attorney to release him from custody ... Read More »

ISLAND CLUB CHAIRMAN, OTHERS AT WAR OVER N3M CASH GIFT

Island Club, one of the most prestigious clubs in Lagos State which counts among its members prominent Lagosians including Governor Babatunde Fashola,is embroiled in a huge battle over a N3million cash gift. The war of attrition is between Club Chairman, Prince Demola Dada and some members who have now decided to raise issues with what they call the greed of ... Read More »

2015: AKPABIO-PRESIDENCY FIGHT DEEPENS AS GOVERNOR SACKS COMMISSIONERS, BOARD CHAIRMEN

There are strong indications that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Akwa-Ibom is heading for an implosion as the 2015 Gubernatorial and Presidential elections get nearer. The first sign of trouble was when Presidential aide, Ahmed Gulak went to Akwa-Ibom to launch the Goodluck Support Group (GSG) without getting the Governor and the State Party Chairman involved. What really angered ... Read More »

RESCUE AND RETURN CHIBOK GIRLS NOW…SECURITY CHIEFS GET MARCHING ORDER

The Expanded Security Council Meeting attended by the President Goodluck Jonathan, his vice, Namadi Sambo, senior government officials, State Governors and Security Chief have been given the marching orders to go in search of the Chibok school girls and rescue them immediately The order was disclosed to the public during a briefing on the outcome of the 7-hour meeting. The ... Read More »

DON’T CRY WHEN I DIE-BASKETMOUTH

Top comedian, Basket Mouth was in Ghana over the weekend and in one of his skits he warned that on his funeral, he does not want people to wear sad faces or weep! Describing how he would like his funeral to be, Basket mouth stated that he is praying to God not to die any time soon but that he ... Read More »

Ramires banned, Mourinho awaits fate

The Football Association has handed Chelsea midfielder Ramires, a four-match ban after he accepted an FA charge of violent conduct, during the Blues’ 2-1 loss to Sunderland.The Brazilian hit Black Cats’ midfielder Sebastian Larsson in the face, in an incident which referee Mike Dean failed to spot and will now miss the remaining games of this season.“Chelsea midfielder Ramires has ... Read More »

BONO, BILL GATES PAY TRIBUTE TO OKONJO-IWEALA AND DANGOTE …AS THEY ARE NAMED IN TIME 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL PEOPLE

Two Nigerians, Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala and African Richest Man, billionaire businessman, Alhaji Aliko Dangote have been named among the 100 Most Influential People in the world by the popular Time Magazine. The list released by the international news magazine features a diverse people categorized as Titans, Pioneers, Leaders and Icons. While Dr. Okonjo-Iweala was named in the ... Read More »