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Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Veteran Actor, Kanayo O Kanayo Gets Baptized Into The Catholic Church (Photos)

On Sunday, at the Nigerian Law Bwari Abuja, Nollywood actor Kanayo O. Kanayo who is currently an aspirant to the Bar, officially became a member of the Catholic Church by receiving baptism and taking other sacraments of the Holy Church, alongside two other “Female Muslims who converted from Islam into the Catholic Faith”.

I Paid A Native Doctor N200k For The Coffin & Charms - Enugu Pastor Exposed & Disgraced (Photos)

Pastor Sunday Egbo, the General Overseer and founder of Christ Mercy Ministry in Ajuonu community of Obukpa, Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State has been paraded by the police alongside items recovered from his house.

Exotic Mansions, Cars Found In Possession Of Suspected FBI Fraudstar, Emmanuel In Kaduna

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed off the Kaduna residence of one Emmanuel Oluwatosin, declared wanted by the FBI. Two Mercedes-Benz cars (Models C550e and C450) were found at Oluwatosin’s house located at 17/19 Seamans street, Maigero, Kaduna.

Kogi/Bayelsa: IGP blames violence, ballot snatching on fake police

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has blamed the attack on voting stations and snatching of electoral materials reported in the just concluded Bayelsa and Kogi gubernatorial elections on fake police.

Imo guber: Gov. Ihedioha floors Okorocha’s in-law, APC, APGA in court

The Appeal Court on Tuesday, upheld the election of Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha.

The court delivered the judgment following an appeal filed by the Action Alliance, All Progressives Grand Alliance, AA, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, challenging the election of Ihedioha.

Lagos government approves establishment of 173 private schools

The Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Education, has given approval for the establishment of 173 private schools across the state’s five divisions.

The Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, made this known while issuing letters of approval to the beneficiaries in Ikeja.

Local government pensioners appeal to government over unpaid gratuities in Kwara

Pensioners in Kwara state have appealed to Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq to be more proactive on settling accumulated gratuities of both state and local government retired workers.

Speaking during a one-day seminar for local government pensioners in the16 local government areas of the state in Ilorin on Tuesday, the state chairman, Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Alhaji Saidu Oladimeji, said that local government pensioners are being owed gratuities from 2009 till date, while their state counterpart is being owed from 2014 till date.

Kaduna Assembly passes N259.25 billion 2020 budget

Kaduna State House of Assembly on Tuesday passed the state 2020 budget of N259.25 billion into law.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the lawmakers approved N75.14 billion for recurrent and N184.10 billion for capital expenditure.

BBNaija Star, Ike Onyema Is The Cover Star of VL Magazine November 2019 Issue

Big Brother Naija 2019 housemate, Ike Onyema is the cover star for VL Magazine‘s November 2019 issue.

This month’s cover story is an exclusive interview with the reality star, model, entrepreneur and a fast rising force.

American Media Personality, Kylie Jenner Flaunts Her Curves In Skintight Red Dress

Kylie Kristen Jenner (born August 10, 1997) is an American media personality, socialite, businesswoman, and model.

She has starred in the E! reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians since 2007 and is the founder and owner of cosmetic company Kylie Cosmetics.

Asset Management Company, Takes Over Ex-Minister, Ademola Seriki's Assets Over N1bn Debt

Properties belonging to Ademola Seriki, in Lagos and Abuja, have been taken over by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria. the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria has taken over two properties belonging to Ademola Seriki, in Lagos and Abuja, over an outstanding indebtedness of nearly N1bn.

Two Former Diamond Bank Staff Jailed For Alleged Fraud

A Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has convicted and sentenced a former Manager of Diamond Bank Plc (now Access Bank), Chinyere Oti and a former Account Officer of the same bank, Odigboh Okechukwu, to two years imprisonment for defrauding the bank to the tune of N25million.

Twitter Co-Founder, Jack Dorsey Facetime Nigerian Socialite, Tacha Akide

Big Brother Naija reality TV Star, Natacha Akide AKA Tacha shared of video of her facetiming with the co-founder of the popular social media site, Twitter.

This would be a new for any celebrity to have such a one-to-one conversation with the super reserved Jack Dorsey who not know is know about due to his private nature.

BBNaija & Titan Boss, Tacha Looking Ravishing In A Red Dress

Anita Natacha Akide who is popularly known as “Tacha” or “Symply Tacha” is a Nigerian Instagram star, makeup artist, vlogger, businesswoman and one of the most talked-about BBNaija housemates on the Nigerian internet space.

Ex-Deputy Senate President's Brother, Mantu Gets Assassinated In Plateau

A report by TheGuardian shows that Mamgu Council of Plateau State has been thrown into mourning following the gruesome murder of Alhaji Hashimu Mantu, a brother to former Deputy Senate President, Ibrahim Mantu.

Nigerian Inventor Of The world’s First Intelligent Gaming Robot, Silas Adekunle Meets Osibanjo

Nigerian-born Silas Adekunle is taking over the robotics world with a groundbreaking innovation. Silas Adekunle is a Nigerian inventor technology entrepreneur.

He was born and had some of his education in Nigeria before relocating to the United Kingdom. Subsequently after his secondary school education, he went ahead and earned a first class degree in Robotics from the university of the West of England.

Pope on first time visit to Thailand, Japan

Pope Francis is due to set off on Tuesday evening for his first trip to Thailand and Japan. After his three-day visit to Thailand, he is due to deliver a message against the use of nuclear weapons in the Japanese cities of Nagasaki and Hiroshima.

"I’m Not Owing Workers Any Penny" – Yahaya Bello Speaks After Election Victory

The Kogi State Governor-Elect, Yahaya Bello, on Tuesday, rubbished claims that he was owing salaries, stressing that such were “lies.”

Bello said his administration met salary backlog owed workers in the state, but insisted that his administration was not owing workers.

Student Of Bayero University Kano, Yahuza Remanded For Criticising A State Lawmaker On Facebook

A magistrate court in Kano has remanded a student of Bayero University Kano over a Facebook post criticising a state lawmaker.

Yahuza Tijjani, a second-year student in the Department of Science and Technology Education, has been held since September 30 after he was arrested by the police in Madobi Local Government Area, his brother, Murtala Tijjani, told us Mr Tijjani said his younger brother spent seven days at the Police ‘Zone 1’ regional headquarters in Kano and the state criminal investigation department before he was sent to jail by the magistrate.

Afia Schwarzenegger goes bra-less in new photo

Controversial Ghanaian media personality, Afia Schwarzenegger shared this new photo of herself flaunting her bare boobs in a revealing black top and then wrote:

'May your finances be firm like my breast.'

Meghan Markle overtakes Kylie Jenner to become the most powerful dresser of 2019

The Duchess of Sussex , Meghan Markle has been named the most powerful dresser of 2019, replacing make-up mogul Kylie Jenner.

According to Lyst's Year in Fashion report, the mother of one had a huge influence over shoppers, with her fashion choices leading to 216% increase in people Googling similar outfits every single time she steps out for a public engagement.

10 corpses burnt as fire razes OAU morgue

Ten corpses were burnt in a fire outbreak that occured at the morgue of the Anatomy Department, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State today November 19th.

Atiku Close Aide, Umar Pariya Dies In Dubai

Umar Pariya, a close aide of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, is dead. He was one of those who served him as Vice-President and forever remained in his close circle.

He reportedly died in Dubai, where Atiku himself has been staying since April. The cause of death is unknown.

Veteran Actress, Eucharia Anunobi Excited As Her Instagram Account Is Verified

Nollywood actress Eucharia Anunobi who is from Owerri, Imo State is a Nigerian actress, producer, and pastor.

She is best known for her role in the movie Abuja Connection Eucharia came into limelight for her role in the movie series Glamour Girls in 1994 and has gone on to star in over 90 movies including Abuja Connection and Letters to a Stranger.

BBNaija Star & Police Officer, Khafi Signs Endoresment Deal With Hair Company ‘Naturalgirlwigs'

Big Brother Naija ‘pepper Dem’ housemate Khafi Kareem on Monday, announced her new endorsement deal with ‘Naturalgirlwigs’ a company that produces and markets Afro hair wigs.

The 30 year old London police officer was contracted as the brand ambassador of the hair outfit company. The London metropolitan police officer made this known through her instagram handle.

Naira Marley Rains Curses On A Fan Who Said He Will Not Sell Out His Tickets

Naira Marley 

Naira Marley is not one to be toyed with and he has made this known via the way he responded to a troll.

The Twitter user had taken to his page to tweet that he doubts the ‘Soapy’ crooner will sell out his show billed to take place at Eko Hotel ina few weeks.

North West steps out with parents rocking a nose ring

Her dad Kanye West removed all the makeup from her bedroom. But the newly religious rapper clearly didn't take away North's jewelry - with the six-year-old showing off a new nose ring on Sunday.

"Fake Corps Members Have Been Prosecuted In Court And Jailed" – NYSC Says

The National Youth Service Corps has said that some of the arrested fake corps members during the Batch B Orientation Exercise have been prosecuted in court and jailed.

The NYSC Director-General, Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, stated this at the Kubwa Orientation Camp in the Federal Capital Territory, according to a release late on Monday, adding that the scheme’s clampdown on fake graduates had brought sanity into the process.

Yoruba actor, Bankole Sunday celebrates his twin girls birthday (Photos)

Yoruba actor, Bankole Sunday celebrate his twin girls, Taiye and Kehinde Batia Bankole as they mark their birthday today, 19th November.

See the beautiful photos of the twin girls below:

Princess Shyngle Blasts Her Ex Boyfriend After He Threatened To Kill Himself In New Video

Social media knows that controversial actress Princess Shyngle ended her flambouyant engagement with her US based boo sometimes ago.

The tiny waist actress is yet to rest the matter with her ex, as she dragged him to the moon and back following a video he sent to her.

Woman Who Stole One-Month-Old Baby In Ado Ekiti Bagged Three Years Jail Term

For stealing a one-month-old baby in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, a-39-year-old woman, Mercy Momoh, was on Monday sentenced to three years’ imprisonment.

Momoh was tried and convicted by an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court on a count of stealing a baby.

Controversial Journalist, Kemi Olunloyo Gifts Davido's Daughter, Anu Adeleke N50K For Birthday

Controversial journalist Kemi Olunloyo took to her instagram page this morning to celebrate the alleged child of Nigerian Singer Davido.

She wrote on her page:

Students Mourn INEC Adhoc Staff, Samuel Who Died In Boat Mishap During Kogi Guber Polls

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the death of one of its ad hoc staff during Saturday’s governorship election in Ibaji Local Government Area of Kogi State.

The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. James Apam, who confirmed the incident, said that the staff identified as Samuel Sunday, died when the boat in which they were travelling capsized.

13yr Old Girl Who Was Gang Raped Kills Herself After She Discovered She Was Pregnant

A pregnant 13-year-old girl killed herself after being gang r.a.p.e.d by up to six men and held captive in a flat, it has been claimed.

Ex BBNaija Housemates, Kim Oprah & Ike Unveiled As New Brand Ambassadors For Remy Martins

Ex Big Brother Nigeria housemate, Ike Onyema is now a brand ambassador to Remy Martin. The reality tv star signed alongside fellow star, KimOprah.

Ike took to social media to announce the news.

ASUU Begins Indefinite Strike In LAUTECH Over Unpaid Salaries

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) branch, has suspended all academic activities pending the payment of their unpaid arrears. Lectures for the new academic session were billed to start on Monday.

How two brothers beheaded my 10-year-old son – Father

Mr Kayode Makinde, the father of 10-year-old Joseph Makinde, who was beheaded by two siblings, Saheed and Ayodeji Obadimeji, on Monday, narrated to a Lagos State High Court in Igbosere how the duo killed his son and held on to his parts at the police station.

Kogi election: INEC cancels 149,576 votes

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that 149,576 votes were cancelled in Kogi State due to violence, ballot box snatching and other incidences that characterised last Saturday’s governorship election.

Dane Who Was Accused Of Murder Of His Wife And Daughter Permitted To Visit Crime Scene (Photo)

Justice Bolanle Okikiolu-Ighile of the Lagos High Court, Igbosere on Monday, November 18, granted the application of a Dane, Peter Nielsen, accused of killing his wife and daughter, to revisit the scene of the crime which was sealed off after the incident last year.

Police to prosecute six FUTA students

Six students who allegedly brutalised a female student of the Federal University of Technology Akure will be prosecuted, according to the police in Ondo State.

Popoola Olaniyi, Faith Oluwadare, Jessica Nandi, Emmanuella Ajuwon, Emmanuel Taiwo and Cecilia Alao allegedly brutalised Boluwatife Adekunle for allegedly gossiping about one of them in one of the hostels outside the institution.

Russia facing ban from 2020 Olympics and European Championships

Russia could be set for a new ban from major international sporting events like next summer's Olympic and Paralympic Games over claimed inconsistencies in anti-doping data.

Katsina Federal University appeals for release of lecturer abducted three months ago

Federal University Dutsinma in Katsina State, has appealed to members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities nationwide and other Nigerians to pray for the release of Abubakar Idris, a Senior Lecturer in the university, abducted three months ago.

Monday, 18 November 2019

Rivers begins prosecution of suspected serial killer on Thursday

A suspected serial killer, Thankgod Nimi, will appear in Court on Thursday in Rivers State, alongside the self-confessed serial killer, Gracious David West.

The Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Rivers, Dr Zaccheus Adango said the state government has officially taken over the prosecution of West from the police.

14 Killed, 10 Left Injured As Bandits Invade Community In Zamfara

The Zamfara State Police Command, on Monday confirmed that 14 persons and 10 others were injured by bandits in Karaye village of Gummi Local Government Area of the state.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the attack is the first major breach of the peace agreement between the state government and the bandits initiated by Gov. Bello Matawalle.

EFCC Charges 26 Years Old Simeon Ngutorm With 7 Counts Of Fraud In Benue State

The EFCC, Makurdi Zonal office, on Monday, November 18, 2019, arraigned one Simeon Ngutor Ngugban, 26, a suspected fraudster.

Tonto Dikeh Replies Timi Frank Insists He Gifted Her a Gold Wrist Watch & An Apartment In Dubai

Instagram drama queen Tonto Dikeh on Friday November 15th evening exctedly posted on her Instagram handle that Dubai based (Well,he has been there for a while) Politician Timi Frank gifted her a luxury wrist watch and then gifted her son an apartment.

Politician Mr Timi Frank has been telling close friends that he did not gift Tonto a luxury watch or an apartment but that she took his watch and posted that he had gifted her without asking him first…

Yahoo Boy In Ibadan Bags Six Months Imprisonment

A 21-year-old Adeleke Oluwaseyi who claimed to be internet fraud apprentice was on Monday, November 18, 2019, handed six months jail term after being pronounced guilty of impersonation in a one-count charge filed against him by the EFCC, Ibadan zonal office.

Kylie Jenner sells majority stake in her cosmetics company for $600 million

Kylie Jenner has agreed to sell a majority stake of her popular cosmetics line for $600 million.

The self-made Billionaire and reality star will sell 51% of her stake in Kylie Cosmetics to Coty Inc. (COTY), a New York-based cosmetics company that also owns a number of international consumer beauty brands, including CoverGirl.

Middle Aged Man, IK Disappears After Stabbing His Younger Brother To Death Over N500 (Photos)

A middle aged man is currently on the run after stabbing his younger brother to death at Tokunbo house, Kamoru street, Orisumbare, Alimosho, Lagos .

It was gathered that their mom had dropped the sum of N500 for the younger brother, Chinaza, when she was stepping out on Sunday, November 17, 2019.

Femi Otedola Flies To Dubai To Spend Time With His Daughter DJ Cuppy

Billionaire, Femi Otedola flew to Dubai to have dinner with his musician daughter, DJ Cuppy. The Billionaire dad has been his daughter's number one fan and has always been promoting and supporting her dreams and ambition in all ways he could.