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Sanusi’s Dethronement: Kano Emirate Secretary Resigns

Mujtaba Abba, the principal private secretary to the deposed Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido has announced his resignation from the Kano palace, Premium Times reports. According to the report, Abba, who is a half brother to the recently dethroned Emir relinquished his title as the ‘Falakin’ of Kano, following the …

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Emir Sanusi: Kano state govt dethrones Emir

Emir Sanusi Muhammadu II has been dethroned by the Kano state government The decision was made at the state’s council executive meeting on Monday, March 9 The meeting was presided over by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje The Kano state government on Monday, March 9, finally dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad …

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Nigerian dancer, Jason Usoro breaks Guinness World Records for longest dance marathon

A new world record has been set by Nigerian dancer, Jason Usoro as he has been recognized by the Guinness Book of World Record as the record holder for the longest dance marathon, 7 months after attempting to break the record in Lagos. According to LIB, the Guinness Book of …

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6 Oldest Living Conjoined Twins in the World

Conjoined twins are a rarity and only occur about once in every 200,000 live births. Being birthed alive is even rarer, about 40% of conjoined twins are stillborn, and living longer than 24 hours is almost improbable – about 35 % of conjoined twins die within a day after they’re …

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WhatsApp adds three new features including group invite blocking and text reminders

WHATSAPP has updated its app with three brand new features that will completely change the way you use the app. You’ll be able to get reminders about important events, see if you have a call waiting while you’re on the phone, and block group invites from strangers. Master WhatsApp with …

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UP IN SMOKE Car explodes when driver lights cigarette minutes after spraying air freshener

A DRIVER escaped with minor burns when his car exploded after he sprayed air freshener then lit a fag. The man crawled out his wrecked Seat after it went up “like a bomb” when flames ignited LPG gas in the aerosol. A driver escaped with minor burns when his car …

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Australia tells Facebook and Google to commit to competition rules

Australia said on Thursday technology giants such as Facebook Inc (FB.O) and Google (GOOGL.O) will have to agree to new rules to ensure they do not abuse their market power and damage competition, or the government will impose new controls on them. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the Australian Competition …

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Cardi B and Offset had priests help save their marriage after he cheated

Cardi B and Offset‘s tumultuous relationship made headlines after the “Bodak Yellow” rapper called him out for cheating on her. But the couple, who are now parents to 17-month-old daughter Kulture, managed to work through all of their issues by talking to each other and getting help. “When me and …

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Movie producer, Funke Akindele loses dad

She wrote: “Dad!!! May your soul Rest in Peace!! I tried Dad! I did!! We love you but God knows best!!! #iwishicanturnbackthehandsoftime,” she said. Funke, however, did not indicate when the old man died or his age. Celebrities who have sent in their condolences via her Instagram post include Monalisa Chinda-Coker, …

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Appeal court gives governorship election victory to Lalong as PDP suffers defeat

An appeal court in Jos, Plateau affirms the election victory of Governor Simon Lalong of the state – The court fines Jeremiah Useni of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) N200,000 in favour of Lalong – Useni’s appeal against Lalong was thrown out for lacking merit The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) …

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‘Genevieve’s Lionheart movie was disqualified because it was not good enough’ – Nigerian Writer, Sugabelly

Earlier today, the news went viral that Nigeria’s entry for Academy/Oscar awards, the movie ‘Lionheart’ was disqualified from its category because there was too much dialogue in English. Actress, Genevieve Nnaji, who directed and starred in the movie, in her reaction, stressed that English is the official language of Nigeria, …

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‘I dreamt I was pregnant’ – Bobrisky says as he narrates his dream

Bobrisky has mastered the art of being a controversial celebrity in Nigeria. While many people are yet to get over his effeminate traits, his statements on gender-based issues often leave people wondering. Just recently, he left many people amused and perhaps some, irritated, after he took to his IG page …

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AY’s ‘Merry Men’ is back with Alex and Regina Daniels out for revenge

AY paired Regina Daniels and BBNaija’s Alex with Iretiola Doyle, Nancy Isime, Linda Osifo and Iretiola Doyle for ‘Merry Men 2’. Regina took to her Instagram account to announce her inclusion in the sequel to the film early in 2019 while on set in Abuja. The 20-year-old actress will be playing …

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Man hits Bobrisky’s car, beats him up along Jakande expressway (Video)

A video that just surfaced the internet has captured the moment an unidentified young man rained heavy blows on popular crossdresser Bobrisky, after allegedly hitting his car. In the video, Bobrisky was furious about his car which was hit by the unknown man, thus, he made an attempt to snap the …

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bbc #sexforgrades documentary exposes university of lagos, ghana lecturers

An undercover documentary  released by the the BBC Africa Eye on Monday, has exposed certain strategies employed by lecturers in West African universities, especially in Nigeria and Ghana, in harassing their students for sex in exchange for grades and marks. The BBC Africa Eye in the documentary video said it found out that …

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Buhari appoints 4 heads of federal agencies

President Buhari has appointed four new heads of federal agencies – The agencies affected are those whose heads were recently appointed as ministers . Presidential spokesman Garba Shehu said the appointments take immediate effect President Muhammadu Buhari has approved replacements for heads of federal government agencies that were recently appointed …

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WHO calls for ban on tobacco

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for total ban on advertising, promotion and sponsorship of tobacco in the world over to discourage people from patronizing and consuming the carcinogenic product for a healthy living. The UN health agency in its latest campaign against tobacco smoking released on Saturday, stated …

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Nnamdi Kanu places N1m bounty on overseas traveling schedule of South-East govs

The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has vowed to reward anyone with useful information on overseas traveling schedule of South-East governors and other Igbo leaders. “So if you are working in any Government House in Southeast and you know which city in the …

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Nigeria still high in corruption ranking – ICPC chairman

– The chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) Ekpo Nta has said that Nigerian is still ranked high in corruption – Nta said Nigeria occupied the 26th position in the 2015 Transparency International Corruption Perception Index Nta’s revelation comes almost two years since the …

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