Update: Tory Lanez allegedly shot Megan Thee Stallion during an argument when she tried to get out of his SUV’ after a house party in the Hollywood Hills

Canadian rapper, Tory Lanez has been named as the culprit who allegedly shot Megan Thee Stallion in the feet twice during an argument as she and her best friend Kelsey Nicole attempted to get out of his SUV following a fight at a house party in the Hollywood Hills.  According to TMZ, the group had […]


Argument ensues as Oyedepo says prosperity is impossible without tithing

David Oyedepo took to Twitter to state that anyone who doesn’t pay tithe is “under a financial curse” and can never prosper and this has led to an argument. The founder of Winners’ Chapel International tweeted: “Tithing is an inescapable covenant obligation. Prosperity not just wealth is impossible without tithing, because when you’re not paying your […]


NDDC has failed Niger Delta – Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has stated that the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has failed the region in spite of the huge funds at its disposal.  Speaking during an investigative hearing on the alleged financial mismanagement in the NDDC, Gbajabiamila stated that the people of Niger Delta are yet to benefit from the […]


NDDC: Policemen allegedly storm Joy Nunieh’s home ahead of appearance before house committee

Some policemen have allegedly been spotted at the home of former Acting Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joy Nunieh ahead of her appearance before a House Committee.  Joy Nunieh is scheduled to testify before a House of Reps panel today July 16, as part of the ongoing probe of NDDC. Media personality, Fisayo […]


Ebonyi state to reopen schools in August

Ebonyi state government has announced that schools in the state will reopen for academic activities between August and September. Schools in the state have been closed since March as part of measures to contain the spread of COVID19 in the state. The State Governor, Dave Umahi, announced the reopening at the virtual Executive Council Meeting in Abakaliki, the state capital […]


John Legend admits he had a history of cheating but says Chrissy Teigen changed his ways

John Legend has opened up about his past relationships, revealing that he had a history of cheating until he met Chrissy Teigen. The Grammy-winning singer opened up during an interview on Armchair Expert with podcast co-hosts Dax Shepard and Monica Padman. During the interview, Dax said: “I have a horrendous history of cheating. F**king deplorable… […]


FG kicks off special works programme suspended by national assembly

The federal government on Tuesday July 14, announced that it has kicked off thespecial public works programme which was suspended by the national assembly. Recall that the national assembly had suspended the programme coordinated by the ministry of labour and employment on grounds of not having enough information about it. The programme’s suspension was announced […]


Senate passes bill prescribing life imprisonment for kidnappers; removes gender restrictions on the offence of rape

The senate on Tuesday July 14, passed a bill prescribing life imprisonment for persons found guilty of kidnapping.  The upper legislative chamber also deleted the statute of limitation on defilement and also removed gender restrictions on offences of rape. The bill tagged “the Criminal Code Act (Amendment) Bill, 2020” sponsored by Senator Oluremi Tinubu (APC, Lagos Central) […]


WASSCE cancellation may breed frustration, criminality among registered students– Afe Babalola

Legal luminary and the founder of Afe Babalola University, Afe Babalola, has kicked against the decision of the Federal government to cancel Nigeria’s participation in the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination WASSCE, saying ”a year of idleness for 1.5million people may breed frustration and promote criminality”. Recall that on July 8, the Minister of Education, […]


Herbs made me sodomise boy – Suspect

The Nasarawa state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has arrested a 25-year-old man identified as Yusuf Bello, for sodomizing an 11-year-old boy in Lafia, the state’s capital.  Bello blamed his action on herbal mixture he ingested, which he claimed gave him an erection he couldn’t control.  Confessing to the crime, he said;  “Some […]


Nelson Mandela’s daughter, Zindzi dies at 59

Zindzi Mandela, the eldest daughter of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is dead at the age of 59. She died in a Johannesburg hospital in the early hours of Monday, July 13. News of Zindzi’s death has been confirmed by the Nelson Mandela Foundation. Zindzi Mandela’s son, Bambatha also shared a photo of his mother with the caption […]


Interest on recovered N550bn was re-looted under Magu- Presidential Investigation panel says

The Presidential Panel investigating the activities of the suspended Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has alleged that the commission under Magu re-looted some of the recovered loot. The panel probed the federal government assets recovered by the EFCC from May 2015 to May 2020. According to the News Agency of Nigeria NAN, […]


664 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre of Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday July 11, announced that 664 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in the country.  The health agency gave a breakdown of the new cases recorded across the country as follows; Lagos-224, FCT-105, Edo-85, Ondo-64, Kaduna-32, Imo-27, Osun-19, Plateau-17, Oyo-17, Ogun-17, Rivers-14, Delta-11, Adamawa-10, Enugu-7, Nassarawa-6, Gombe-3, Abia-3, […]


Social distancing is not observed in aircraft because it is hygienic — Sirika

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika has explained why social distancing is not observed in aircraft following the resumption of flights amid the Coronavirus pandemic.  The Minister who spoke as he embarked on a simulation return flight to the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport in Kano to assess the preparation of the airport for resumption of flights, […]