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Video of suspected yahoo boys eating live chicken in a club

A video making rounds on social media shows moment suspected yahoo boys were eating live chicken in a club. The video which was made available...

Anambra state government imposes three days curfew on Aguleri and Umuleri communities as residents clash over parcel of land

The Anambra state government has imposed a three-day curfew on Aguleri and Umuleri communities in the Anambra East local government area of the state...

Saudi Arabia to reopen Qatar embassy in coming days

Saudi Arabia expects to reopen its embassy in Doha in the coming days, the kingdom’s foreign minister has said, following an agreement last week...

France prepares for nationwide 6pm curfew as Covid cases rise

All of mainland France will be put into a 6pm to 6am curfew from Saturday in a bid to stem the spread of the...

India flags off ‘world’s largest’ vaccination drive against Covid 19 pandemic

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off one of the world's largest vaccination drives with two locally-produced Covid 19 shots which will go into...

99 percent of Buhari’s appointments are not based on merit – Second Republic Minority Leader, Junaid Mohammed

Elder statesman and Second Republic Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Dr. Junaid Mohammed has stated that over 99 percent of Buhari’s appointments...

Ritual: Watch as suspected yahoo boys throw money into a dirty river as they make prayers (video)

A video making rounds online captured moment some suspected yahoo boys (internet fraudsters) threw money into a dirty river as they made a prayer. The...

76-year-old Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni wins his sixth term as President amid vote-rigging claims from his opposition challenger, Bobi Wine

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, 76, has won a sixth term in office amid vote-rigging claims from his opposition challenger, Bobi Wine. The country's electoral commission...

Ugandan presidential candidate, Bobi Wine raises alarm over military siege at his home

Ugandan opposition presidential candidate, Bobi Wine has taken to Twitter to raise an alarm over a military siege at his home as the country...

UI cancels 2019/20 academic session, announces Feb 20 resumption date

The management of the University of Ibadan has announced February 20 as the resumption date for academic activities in the institution. The school announced...

North Korea unveils new submarine-launched missile called “the world’s most powerful weapon”

The secretive state of North Korea has unveiled a new type of submarine-launched ballistic missile, described by state media as "the world's most powerful weapon". Several...

Appeal court dismisses lawsuit challenging Yahaya Bello’s candidacy

A lawsuit challenging the emergence of Yahaya Bello as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2015 governorship election held...

Entertainment & Lifestyle

Kechi Okwuchi shares weight loss transformation and reveals how she achieved it

Kechi Okwuchi has shared her weight loss transformation with her followers and she explained how she made progress. The America's Got Talent alum said she...

Lilian Afegbai shows off her incredible curves in gorgeous outfit

Nollywood actress, Lilian Afegbai has once again delighted her fans on Instagram with her exquisitely high sense of fashion. Showing off her natural beauty, Lilian...

“I thought i would be happily married by now” – Actress, Ibinabo Fiberesima laments as she clocks 50

Veteran Nigerian actress, Ibinabo Fiberesima has shared her life’s experiences, successes and failures after turning 50 on January 13. Taking to her Instagram page, the...

Watch as BBNaija’s Lilo Aderogba display her tw3rking skills as she counts down to her birthday

BBNaija star, Lilo Aderogba has kicked start her birthday celebration which is just a few days away with a massive display of her twerking...

The Village Headmaster Trailer released (Video)

Months after it was announced that Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), and Wale Adenuga Productions (WAP) had embarked on a ground-breaking partnership to revive the...

Victoria Beckham intimately details how she keeps the fire alive with hubby David after 21 years of marriage

Victoria Beckham has candidly revealed how she keeps the fire alive with her husband David Beckham after 21 years of marriage. Former Spice Girls singer...

Mary J Blige shows off her banging body in new photos as she turns 50

Mary J Blige has got a banging body for a 50-year-old woman and she made sure to flaunt what she's got on her birthday. The...

Lizzo poses in only her panties (photos)

Lizzo took to Instagram to share photos of herself posing in just her panties. The singer covered her boobs with her arms to protect her...

I don’t sleep with men – Singer Temmie Ovwasa

Former YBNL signee, Temmie Ovwasa has again shared an insight about her sexuality. In a question and answer session she held on Instagram, the singer...

I love yahoo boys because they know how to spend – Actress Efia Odo

Ghanaian actress, Efia Odo has openly declared her love for internet fraudsters who are popularly known as yahoo boys in Nigeria. In a question and...

DJ Cuppy reveals Zlatan has blocked her on Whatsapp and IG for 10 months, wonders why

DJ Cuppy via her Twitter handle disclosed that her colleague in the music industry, Zlatan Ibile, has blocked her on social media apps, Whatsapp...

Honorable Deji trends after Bobrisky mentioned the name while teaching women how to moan during s3x (video)

Honorable Deji took a spot in Nigerian Twitter trends after Bobrisky took to social media to teach women how to moan. The popular crossdresser mentioned...

Sport News

Wayne Rooney officially retires from football at 35 to become new coach of Derby County

Wayne Rooney has retired from football at 35 after being appointed as permanent manager of Derby County on a two-and-a-half-year contract until the summer...

Victor Osimhen tests positive for coronavirus for a second time

Victor Osimhen has tested positive for coronavirus for a second time. The Napoli and Super Eagles striker was first diagnosed with the disease upon his...

Athletic Bilbao to face Barcelona in Super Cup final after ousting Real Madrid

Real Madrid suffered a shock defeat in the Spanish Super Cup on Thursday as Athletic Bilbao pulled off a 2-1 victory in Malaga to...

Andy Murray doubtful for Australian Open after positive coronavirus test

Andy Murray’s participation in the Australian Open has been thrown into doubt after it was revealed on Thursday he had tested positive for the...

“I have been struggling “– Arsenal striker, Aubameyang opens up

Gabonese international footballer and Arsenal forward, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has disclosed that he is currently struggling this season. Aubameyang’s performance has not been impressive this season...

Paul Pogba criticises referee after Manchester United win vs Burnley

Paul Pogba was adamant that Harry Maguire's disallowed goal for Manchester United against Burnley should have stood as he questioned a host of decisions...

Cardiff City and Ivory Coast defender ‘Sol Bamba’ diagnosed with cancer

Cardiff defender Sol Bamba has been diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a cancer that originates in the lymphatic system. The 35-year-old  Ivory Coast international has already started...

West Ham United appoint an ex-pornstar Emma Benton-Hughes to their board

Premier League club, West Ham United has appointed an ex-pornstar Eve Vorley, whose real name is Emma Benton-Hughes, as a director to their board. Eve...

Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt tests positive for Coronavirus

Juventus defender, Matthijs de Ligt has tested positive for coronavirus, the Italian club have confirmed. The Dutch international played the full 90 minutes of Juventus’...

84-year-old former FIFA president Sepp Blatter rushed to hospital

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter is currently in hospital in a 'serious but stable' condition. Reports in Switzerland claim the 84-year-old was rushed to hospital...

Manchester United complete £37m signing of Diallo from Atalanta

Manchester United have finalised the signing of Amad Diallo from Atalanta for a fee which could rise to £37 million ($50m) with add-ons. The deal...

Benzema faces trial in ‘sex tape’ case

REAL Madrid forward Karim Benzema will face trial for his alleged involvement in blackmailing former France team-mate Matthieu Valbuena in a sex tape scandal,...

Business & Finance

Elon Musk becomes second-richest person in the world after overtaking Bill Gates

Elon Musk becomes second-richest person in the world after overtaking Bill Gates. Just a week after overtaking Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to the third-richest person in...

82% of Ethereum investors are in profit

82% of Ethereum investors are in profit. Most Ethereum holders are surely having a good time with their returns seen lately from investing in Ethereum....

Here are 20 World Currencies lower than Nigerian Naira

Here are 20 World Currencies lower than Nigerian Naira. Many Nigerians think the Naira is a low standard Currency that doesn't have any superiority over...

Stripe acquires Nigeria’s Paystack for $200 Million to expand into Africa

When Stripe announced earlier this year that it had picked up another $600 million in funding, it said one big reason for the funding...

Buhari to Okonjo-Iweala: We’ll push and push until you win WTO post

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja assured Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, that the country will explore every opportunity and deploy...

China funds targeting Ant IPO rake in $9 billion from over 10 million investors

Five newly launched Chinese funds targeting Ant Group’s upcoming mega stock listing raised 60 billion yuan ($8.93 billion) cumulatively from more than 10 million...

U.S. imposes new Iran sanctions that may spook European banks

The United States on Thursday slapped fresh sanctions on Iran’s financial sector, targeting 18 banks in an effort to further choke off Iranian revenues...

Asian markets to inch up as U.S. stimulus talks restart

Asian shares were set to track Wall Street gains on Friday as revived hopes for a U.S. stimulus deal helped investors overlook weaker-than-expected jobs...

Dollar drifts downward as investors cling to stimulus hopes

The dollar drifted toward a second consecutive weekly loss on Friday, as higher commodity prices and persistent hopes for U.S. stimulus supported investor sentiment...

Apple to extend some free subscription to video-streaming service through February

Apple Inc said on Thursday that it would extend free Apple TV+ subscriptions, which were set to end within the next three months, through...

IBM to break up 109-year old company to focus on cloud growth

International Business Machines Corp IBM.N is splitting itself into two public companies, capping a years-long effort by the world's first big computing firm to...

Billions stolen from Airtel, MTN, Stanbic and others as hackers break into mobile money system

Unknown hackers broke into the systems of Pegasus Technologies, a company that integrates mobile money transactions between telcos, banks, and other local, regional, and...

Health & Fitness

Another Covid vaccine breakthrough as study confirms Oxford’s jab is ‘safe and provokes a robust immune response’ among older adults

Another Covid vaccine breakthrough as study confirms Oxford's jab is 'safe and provokes a robust immune response' among older adults. Coronavirus vaccine being developed by...

How a man’s testicle pain turned out to be a sign of Covid-19

How a man’s testicle pain turned out to be a sign of Covid-19. Testicular pain could be a rare sign of Covid, doctors have claimed...

COVID-19: Oxford University to resume trials of vaccine after pause to investigate side effects

Oxford University on Saturday said trials of a COVID-19 vaccine it is developing with pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca will resume. It came after AstraZeneca on Tuesday...

Scientists warn of Terrifying superbugs far worse than coronavirus that can ‘wipe out 10m people a year,’

Deadly superbugs far worse than Covid-19 are coming and will wipe out 10 million people a year - claiming the lives of 350m people...

COVID-19: Coronavirus ‘stays in the body for more than a MONTH’

Coronavirus stays in the body for more than a MONTH after you catch it and people should be re-tested after four weeks before being...

COVID-19: Mainland China reports 11 new COVID-19 cases vs 8 a day earlier

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases now stands at 85 077. Mainland China reported 11 new COVID-19 cases as of September 2, up from...

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Video of suspected yahoo boys eating live chicken in a club

A video making rounds on social media shows moment suspected yahoo boys were eating live chicken in a club. The...

Anambra state government imposes three days curfew on Aguleri and Umuleri communities as residents clash over parcel of land

The Anambra state government has imposed a three-day curfew on Aguleri and Umuleri communities in the Anambra East local...

Saudi Arabia to reopen Qatar embassy in coming days

Saudi Arabia expects to reopen its embassy in Doha in the coming days, the kingdom’s foreign minister has said,...

France prepares for nationwide 6pm curfew as Covid cases rise

All of mainland France will be put into a 6pm to 6am curfew from Saturday in a bid to...

India flags off ‘world’s largest’ vaccination drive against Covid 19 pandemic

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off one of the world's largest vaccination drives with two locally-produced Covid 19...

99 percent of Buhari’s appointments are not based on merit – Second Republic Minority Leader, Junaid Mohammed

Elder statesman and Second Republic Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Dr. Junaid Mohammed has stated that over...

Ritual: Watch as suspected yahoo boys throw money into a dirty river as they make prayers (video)

A video making rounds online captured moment some suspected yahoo boys (internet fraudsters) threw money into a dirty river...

76-year-old Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni wins his sixth term as President amid vote-rigging claims from his opposition challenger, Bobi Wine

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, 76, has won a sixth term in office amid vote-rigging claims from his opposition challenger,...

Ugandan presidential candidate, Bobi Wine raises alarm over military siege at his home

Ugandan opposition presidential candidate, Bobi Wine has taken to Twitter to raise an alarm over a military siege at...

UI cancels 2019/20 academic session, announces Feb 20 resumption date

The management of the University of Ibadan has announced February 20 as the resumption date for academic activities in...

Wayne Rooney officially retires from football at 35 to become new coach of Derby County

Wayne Rooney has retired from football at 35 after being appointed as permanent manager of Derby County on a...

North Korea unveils new submarine-launched missile called “the world’s most powerful weapon”

The secretive state of North Korea has unveiled a new type of submarine-launched ballistic missile, described by state media as...

Appeal court dismisses lawsuit challenging Yahaya Bello’s candidacy

A lawsuit challenging the emergence of Yahaya Bello as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in...

Watch the moment pigeons released by Buhari refuse to fly at Armed Forces remembrance (Video)

The doves, otherwise known as white pigeons, released by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at the Armed...

Victor Osimhen tests positive for coronavirus for a second time

Victor Osimhen has tested positive for coronavirus for a second time. The Napoli and Super Eagles striker was first diagnosed...

Actress Sotonye Dublin-Green dies of COVID19

An upcoming Nollywood actress, Sotonye Green, has died. Her friend and colleague, Debby King, who announced her passing on social...

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Bishop Kukah did not attack Islam, those that demand that he ‘must apologise’ or ‘leave Sokoto’ must mind their utterances – FFK

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Wayne Rooney officially retires from football at 35 to become new coach of Derby County

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Andy Murray doubtful for Australian Open after positive coronavirus test

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Insecurity: Nigeria needs foreign help – says Soyinka

Nobel Laureate, Prof.  Wole Soyinka, on Saturday asked the Federal Government to seek foreign assistance in dealing with the security challenge in the country. Soyinka...