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My life is being threatened for walking out of my marriage- estranged wife of Alaafin of Oyo, Queen Aanu, raises alarm

The marriage between 82-year-old Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, and one of his wives, Queen Aanu, appears to have hit the rock. In a post shared on her IG page, Queen Aanu who welcomed the monarch’s third set of twins in 2018, raised an alarm that her life is in danger after she took […]

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‘Anonymous’ writes open letter to Pastor Sam Adeyemi via APC Nigeria’s Twitter handle to berate him for involvement in ‘End SARS propaganda’

Someone hiding under the cover of “anonymous” has written a letter to Pastor Sam Adeyemi via APC Nigeria’s Twitter account to berate him for his involvement in “End SARS propaganda”. The letter was written in reaction to Pastor Sam’s response to the lawsuit filed by a Nigerian accusing him and 49 others of “inciting and […]

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President Buhari approves compulsory health insurance for corps members

President Buhari has approved the enrolment of members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in the National Health Insurance Scheme. The Director-General of NYSC, Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim, during a media parley today, November 9. “I wish to use this opportunity to again express our gratitude to the security agencies and other stakeholders for their support. Furthermore, […]

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69-year-old man claims he divorced his wife of 30 years after finding out she voted Joe Biden

A 69-year-old man claims he has divorced his wife of 30 years and he’s moving to Colombia because she voted for Joe Biden in the US elections. The man made this revelation on Twitter while reacting to Biden’s tweets stating his plans to combat COVID-19. He said his divorce papers have been signed and “everything […]

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FG exempts Dangote from land border closure

Dangote Cement has been reportedly allowed to resume exports across Nigerian land borders by the federal government whose order of border closure has been effected for over a year. Recall that Nigerian authorities closed borders with neighboring countries including Benin and Niger to curb smuggling and boost local production. Although the blockade encouraged the consumption of locally grown […]

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Oba of Lagos makes first public appearance after his palace was vandalized (photos)

Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu, today November 8, made his first appearance after his palace was vandalized by hoodlums who hijacked the #EndSARS protest on Wednesday, October 21. The monarch is pictured at a Peace Dialogue organized by leaders of thought in the South West to address the issues that led to the recent nationwide […]

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“There is nothing more painful to them than cheating with their blood” – Nigerian father of two boasts about cheating on his wife with her younger sister

A Nigerian father of two, Maduakor Wiseman Jesus said that the best way for men to punish their wives if they provoke them is by cheating with their relatives. “If your wife provokes you and you want to punish her cheat with her sister or relative and make her to find out, there is nothing more […]

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6 Nigerians convicted in UAE over ‘Boko Haram Funding’

A Federal Court of Appeal in Abu Dhabi has convicted six Nigerians over alleged funding of Boko Haram. Daily Trust reported that two of the convicts, Surajo Abubakar Muhammad and Saleh Yusuf Adamu were sentenced to life imprisonment while the remaining four, Ibrahim Ali Alhassan, AbdurRahman Ado Musa, Bashir Ali Yusuf and Muhammad Ibrahim Isa […]

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Crowd accuses woman of stealing and returning a man’s penis in Aba

An outrageous scene played out in Aba as a crowd gathered around a woman to accuse her of stealing and returning a man’s penis. In a video shared online, the woman is seen with red marks on her face, neck, and chest, like she had been assaulted. A crowd gathers around her, making accusations that […]

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Corpse of female CRUTECH staff found dumped on road in Calabar

The lifeless body of a middle aged woman was found dumped along Musaha lane, off Ekpo Abasi junction in Calabar, the Cross River state capital on Friday morning, November 6. According to CrossRiverWatch, the woman has been identified as Mrs Nkoyo, said to be a staff of the Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH) while […]

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CBN gets court order to freeze accounts of #EndSARS promoters till January

Justice Ahmed Mohammed  of the Federal high court in Abuja has granted the Central Bank of Nigeria’s request to freeze the accounts of 19 individuals and a public affairs company linked to the #EndSARS protests. The suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1384/2020 listed those affected by the order to include Bolatito Oduala, Chima Ibebunjoh, Mary Kpengwa, Gatefield Nigeria Limited, […]

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Boko Haram started with youth protests – Governor Zulum warns #EndSARS promoters

The Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum has warned youths taking part in #EndSARS protests across the country to be careful of the demonstration. Zulum who spoke with State House correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Friday November 6, stated that the Boko Haram crisis in the North Eastern part […]

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Lagos state government confirms fresh COVID-19 cases in a boarding school in the state

Lagos State Government has confirmed the discovery of fresh COVID-19 cases in a secondary boarding school on the mainland. The state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, disclosed this today November 6. According to Professor Abayomi, a member of the school’s staff tested positive for COVID-19 on November 2. “Contact tracing has revealed that a student […]

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Dog dies after being ‘gang-raped’ and stabbed 30 times

A dog has died after she was “gang-raped” by several people in a bestiality attack that left her with 30 stab wounds. Distressing footage shows the bleeding dog struggling to move on the streets of Bogota, Colombia on November 1. Concerned passersby put a lead on the dog and place a sack under its bleeding body. After the […]

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Businessman strangled to death by househelps in Lagos

Two househelps identified as Biodun and Joseph have been declared  wanted by the Lagos state police command in connection to the death of their boss, Alhaji Rabin Owolabi Oyenuga. It was alleged that the late Alhaji Rabin , a house developer was strangled to death in his home in Ikorodu in the early hours of […]

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Why we quickly set up SWAT – Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi

Minister of Police affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi has explained why the Nigeria Police force swiftly created the Special Weapons and Tactics Team as a replacement for the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad unit. The Minister who appeared on Channels television’s ‘Politics Today’ said the new police unit was created because there are insecurity problem and assignments initially carried out by the […]

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#EndSARS Protest: Injured and dead police officers to get promotion – IGP

The Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Adamu has announced that police officers who lost their lives and those injured following the violence that erupted during the #EndSARS crisis will be promoted to the next rank. The IGP who said this after assessing burnt police stations in Edo state on Wednesday November 4, stated that police officers across […]

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Man writes church to ask for refund of offerings he gave from 1998 to 2017

A man has written a letter to his church, demanding a refund of all the offerings he contributed to the church for the 19 years he attended the church. Dishon Kinyanjui Kinuthia, a Kenyan Christian, took to Twitter to share the letter he wrote to his church while warning that there will be consequences if […]

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Mob sets two suspected robbers ablaze in Edo (graphic photos)

Two men suspected to be armed robbers were beaten and set ablaze by angry residents in Benin City, Edo state. The incident happened in the early hours of Tuesday morning, November 3, near Okah Market, by the Ighodefeyi Road along Sokponba Road, Benin City. It was gathered that the suspected robbers were beaten with clubs […]

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Nigerian woman wins US state assembly election

A Nigerian woman, Esther Agbaje has been elected into the Minnesota House of Representatives in Tuesday’s U.S. general elections. Agbaje who will be representing District 59B in the 134-member House on the platform of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL), an affiliate of the U.S. Democratic Party, won by a landslide polling 17,396 votes or 74.7 percent of […]