Wednesday, April 19, 2017

BREAKING: President Buhari Suspends SGF and NIA DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr David Babachir Lawal, in the award of contracts under the Presidential Initiative on the North East (PINE).
The President has also directed the suspension of the SGF from office pending the outcome of the investigations.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Senate Rejects Magu Again; See Incriminating DSS Report

The Senate has rejected the President's choice for EFCC Chairman, Magu, who is currently the acting chairman of the EFCC.

The rejection was primarily based on an incriminating DSS report shown below.

Friday, March 10, 2017

PHOTOS: President Buhari Arrives Nigeria

President Buhari arrived at the Kaduna International Airport at 7:45 am today. He proceeded straight to Abuja by chopper. He was away in the UK for two months.
More Pictures below.

PHOTOS: Amaechi Travels to Kaduna By Train to Welcome Buhari

The Minister of Transportation was spotted while taking a train ride to Kaduna

PHOTO: President Buhari Spotted Taking a Stroll in London

Yusuf Garba posted the below post on Facebook

Monday, March 6, 2017

NEWS: FG Announces Official Closure of Abuja Airport

The Federal Government has announced the official closure of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport from 12 midnight on Wednesday March 8th. 

Ministers of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed, Rotimi Amaechi of Transport and the Minister of state for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, announced the closure at a press conference in Abuja today.
The closure is to enable the government carry out repairs on the runway of the airport. The repairs is meant to last for six weeks. Only one international airline has agreed to use Kaduna airport as an alternative airport proposed by the Federal government for landing.

PHOTOS From Obasanjo's 80th Birthday Celebrations [LIB]

Olusegun Obasanjo turned 80-year-old on March 5th, 2017 and a party was hosted to celebrate him.
Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Aliko Dangote, Tony Elumelu, Femi Otedola, Ooni of Ife: Oba Ogunwusi and Olori Wuraola, Dele Momodu, Senators Dino Melaye and Shehu Sani amongst others were present at the party. See more photos after the cut.

PHOTOS: High Society Traditional Wedding of Aderemi Sijuwade & Labisi Folawiyo [LIB]

Aderemi Sijuwade, one of sons of the late Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade, traditionally married his fiancee, Olabisi Folawiyo of facesbylabisi on Saturday. Aliko Dangote, Ooni of Ife: Oba Ogunwusi and his wife, Olori Wuraola amongst others were present at the party. See more photos after the cut.

"Buhari call me on 08035024994, Nigerians Will Believe Me" - Fayose

Governor Fayose of Ekiti state has asked President Buhari to place a call to him on 08035024994.
He says he has credibility and Nigerians would believe the president is alive if it comes from him.
Fayose and Buhari tho...their love affair grows stronger by the day

President Buhari, Saraki, Ezekwesili Wish Obasanjo Happy 80th Birthday via Twitter

NEWS: Kemen Disqualified From Big Brother Naija for Sexual Harassment

Kemen has been disqualified from the big brother house after viewers who were enraged after watching a video where he groped TBoss while she was sleeping and without her consent, called for his eviction from the house.

Monday, February 27, 2017

SHOCKING: DSS Arrests Former Benue Governor After Discovering Exotic Cars & Ammunition

Officials of the State Security Service SSS, says it has recovered a cache of guns and magazines in a property allegedly belonging to former Benue State governor, Gabriel Suswam, after conducting a search on the property on February 24th.
 In a statement signed by one Tony Opuiyo and released yesterday, the SSS said the property that was searched is located at the Maitama area of Abuja. The building which is being used by a firm named Dunes Investment and Global Properties Ltd, was traced to the former governor.

Saturday, February 25, 2017

SHOCKING: Radio Bayelsa General Manager Flogs Staff

The industrial dispute at Radio Bayelsa, christened Glory FM, took a twist on Thursday as the General Manager flogged four staffers on duty.
The Radio Bayelsa Chapel of Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, and Radio Television and Theatre Arts Workers Unions, RATTAWU, consequently shut the radio station. Some reports had said the staffers were whipped by suspected thugs.
Tonye Yemoleigha, NUJ Chairman in Radio Bayelsa told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, on Thursday in Yenagoa that he and three female staff were caned by the General Manager of the Station, Mr John Idumange.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

NEWS: Nigerian Police Arrest Primary School Students For Not Doing Homework

Yes, this actually happened.

According to a post by Facebook user Nkem Beluchi, the administrators of Early Dew Montessori Primary School in GRA Enugu thought it was such a great idea to call the police on a bunch of 4 to 7 years who failed to complete their assignments.

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Buhari is Fine; We spoke and he made jokes. - Saraki meets Buhari in London

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, who met with President Buhari in London yesterday, say there is no cause for alarm over the president’s health. In a statement released on his Facebook page, Saraki said the president he met yesterday was healthy, witty and himself. Read the statement below:

"Myself, Rt Honorable Speaker, Yakubu Dogara and leader of Senate, Senator Ahmed Lawan paid a visit to President Buhari in Abuja House in London. We were delighted to see that President Buhari is doing well, was cheerful and in good spirits. The president I saw today is healthy, witty and himself. The presiden’ts absence and imminent return shows that there is no vacuum in government and our system of democracy is working with all organs of government fulfilling their mandate. And let me use the time tested cliché, there is no cause for alarm!"
Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki President of Senate and Chairman National Assembly

White House Shares Discussion Trump Had With Buhari [LIB]

The white house has shared the readout of President Donald Trump’s call with President Buhari last week. The readout which was shared on the white house website reads;
"President Donald J. Trump spoke this week with President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria to discuss the strong cooperation between the United States and Nigeria, including on shared security, economic, and governance priorities.
President Trump underscored the importance the United States places on its relationship with Nigeria, and he expressed interest in working with President Buhari to expand the strong partnership.  The leaders agreed to continue close coordination and cooperation in the fight against terrorism in Nigeria and worldwide.  President Trump expressed support for the sale of aircraft from the United States to support Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram.  President Trump thanked President Buhari for the leadership he has exercised in the region and emphasized the importance of a strong, secure, and prosperous Nigeria that continues to lead in the region and in international forums".!

LOL. Olubadan Poses with His Queens While On UK Vacation.

This is a another photo of 88-year old Olubadan of Ibadanland, HRH, Saliu Ambali Adetunji and his two oloris all the way in London! Olubadan is definitely enjoying his UK vacation.

Friday, February 10, 2017

BREAKING: Lagos State Release Photos of Buses To Replace DANFOs

LASG earlier announced it was scrapping Danfos for a better model. It has released photos of the replacements.
See photos:

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Nigerian Army Arrests Soldiers Who Brutalized Cripple; Apologize To Nigerians

The Nigerian Army has said that it has arrested the soldiers that brutalised a physically challenged man in Onitsha.
A statement by Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, Director, Army Public Relations, said that the two soldiers have been charge for assault by their Commanding Officer.
In a video that surfaced online yesterday, the two soldiers were seen dragging and hitting the physically challenged man with sticks after throwing away his wheelchair.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

VIDEO: Soldiers Beat Up Crippled Man For Wearing Army Camo

According to Facebook user, Ifeanyichukwu Emmanuel who shared the video, the soldiers flogged and brutalized the crippled man for wearing a camouflage. The incident occurred yesterday at New market road, Onitsha. Watch the video after the cut.

BREAKING: Acting President Osinbajo sends Onnoghen's Name to Senate for Confirmation as Chief Justice of Nigeria

With just two days left to the expiration of the tenure of the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, acting President Yemi Osinbajo tuesday transmitted his name to the Senate for confirmation as the substantive CJN.
Confirming this tuesday, a source close to the Office of the Senate President, said Senate President Bukola Saraki received the letter yesterday, requesting the upper chamber to screen and confirm Justice Onnoghen, a Cross River State indigene, as the substantive CJN.
Also, a ranking senator speaking on the condition of anonymity, said he was aware that the acting president had transmitted Justice Onnoghen’s name to the Senate for confirmation.

Court Seizes Ozekhome's N75 million paid by Fayose on EFCC request

Federal High Court judge sitting in Lagos has frozen the bank account of a prominent Lagos-based human rights lawyer Mike Ozekhome SAN. The court  Nigeria today ordered temporary forfeiture of the sum of N75 million discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in his account domiciled with Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB).
The presiding Judge Abdulaziz Anka gave the order while delivering a ruling in a motion filed by the anti-graft agency seeking that Ozekhome's account be temporarily frozen on the ground that the sum of N75 million deposited in his account on December 15, 2016, was suspected to be a proceed of crime.

Nigerian Police display N111 million cash bribe by Wike to INEC Officials [Sahara Reporters]

The Nigeria Police Force today displayed a cash haul of N111 million it said was recovered from officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), who were arrested for allegedly receiving bribes to rig the December 10, 2016 Rivers State re-run election in the legislature.
The Police Investigative Panel led by a Commissioner of Police detailed how Governor Nyesom Wike gave a sum of N360 million as bribes to about 23 of the electoral officials, three of whom collected their share from the governor personally at the State Government House.

Thursday, February 2, 2017

BREAKING: Nigerian University Announces Cure For HIV/AIDS!

Health Minister On The Cure For HIV/AIDS
NAN, Abuja; Prof. Francis Otunta, the Vice Chancellor (VC), Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, in Abia, has confirmed the discovery of a new drug for the treatment and cure of HIV/AIDS.
Otunta told newsmen at the university campus on Wednesday that the finding followed years of scientific research by the institution.
He said that the breakthrough was made by Prof. Maduike Ezeibe, a researcher in the university.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

BREAKING: Minister of Sports, Dalung loses Wife

The Minister of Sport and Youth Development, Solomon Dalung, lost his first wife Naomi this morning. He share the news on his facebook page

Saturday, January 28, 2017

PHOTOS: Sapele Residents carry Generators on their Heads to Protest Poor Power Supply

Residents of Sapele in Delta State had a massive protest march against the poor state of power supply in sapele by the Benin Electricity Development Company. Some were seen carrying generators. Pictures below.

Monday, January 23, 2017

NEWS: President Buhari Shares Vacation Photo to Quell Death Rumors [PIC]

President Buhari watching Channels TV in London

At 10:22 pm Nigerian time, the Twitter account of President Buhari tweeted the picture above with a text in which the president said he watches Nigerian Media Stations when out of the country and commending Nigerian media for the work they do.

You will recall ealier in the day, there were rumors that the president had died.

Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani Joins APC

Former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, has formally joined APC. Nnamani who was Nigeria's Senate President from 2005-2007, quit PDP in February 2016 and said he was retiring from partisan politics. Announcing his return to partisan politics and his defection to APC at his Amaechi ward in Enugu South Council area of Enugu state Sunday, Nnamani said he is joining the ruling party because his constituents asked him to. He currently serves as the head of the Electoral Reform Committee set up by President Buhari last year.

Friday, January 20, 2017

#MMMGone Trending on Twitter [PICS]

PHOTOS of IPOB Members Marching in Celebration of Donald Trump

IPOB members celebrated the inauguration of Donald Trump today...see more pictures below

"My Father is A Native Doctor! I'll Kill Anybody!", Man curses MMM Founder, Mavrodi [PIC]

PHOTOS from President-Elect Trump's Inaugural Concert as Democrats Boycott

President-Elect Donald Trump had his Inaugural Concert today.
Performing was Toby Keith amongst others.

However, about 75 house of reps democrats boycotted the event.

Below are some beautiful pictures from the event

Monday, January 16, 2017

BREAKING: Bomb Blast at University of Maiduguri Mosque kills Professor, 4 others, Injured 20 [PICS]

Bomb Explosion Aftermath

A twin bomb blast occured this morning at the University of Maiduguri's mosque killing 5 people and injuring an estimated 20 people.

This is a setback to the Federal Government's war against Boko Haram, a war it declared it had won.

Our hearts go out to those mourning at this time.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Pretty Mike Arrested By Lagos State For Putting Women In Chains; Signs Undertaking


30 year old club owner, Mike Nwogu aka Pretty Mike was arrested on the orders of the Lagos State Government for attending events with young ladies in chains. The LASG made him sign an undertaking before being released and made it clear that LASG wouldn't tolerate dehumanization of its citizens.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

"They WIll Die!", Angry Nigerian Living Abroad Curses Family Members Who Squander Monies Sent Home

An angry Nigerian man shared this video online where he was cursing out any relative who would squander money sent home by their relations living abroad this year. Watch his video below

PHOTOS: Tu Face Hosts Warri Billionnaire, Ayiri Emami in His Home

Tuface Idibia hosted Warri billionaire, Chief Ayirimi Emami, at his Lagos home on Tuesday night. Also present at the dinner were ace comedian Bovi, friends and family members. 

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

BREAKING: Senate removes Ali Ndume as Majority Leader while he went to pray,appoints Ahmed Lawan

The All Progressives Congress (APC) caucus in the upper chamber today Tuesday Jan. 10th removed Senator Ali Ndume as the Senate Majority Leader. The senators in a letter to the Senate President Bukola Saraki put forward Senator Ahmed Lawan as the replacement.

Reading a letter from the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senate Caucus dated January 10, Saraki said based on the letter, Sen. Ali Ndume (APC-Borno South) was no longer the leader of the senate...

[WATCH] "Nigeria is a Gas Producing Nation not Oil and Gas Nation"; Kachikwu releases Inspirational 2017 Video

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr Ibe Kachikwu released a video on his facebook page giving an outlook on the petroleum sector in 2017. He talks about being inspired by his trip to the village, where he realised oil belongs to nigerians and they must enjoy the benefit as well as the ministry becoming more accountable to the people.
He also talked about signing long term contracts with buyers of crude and encouraged nigerians to seize opportunities in 2017.
Watch below:

Monday, January 9, 2017

"Man's Best friend"; Dogs Stick By Owner's side all the way to the hospital [VIDEO]

This heart warming video shows two affectionate dogs following their injured master as he was being rushed to a hospital in Peru.

The faithful dogs who were allowed into the ambulance, waited patiently at its owner’s bedside while he was being treated. Watch the video after the cut. Source (LIB)

Buhari, Sirleaf, other West African leaders meet over Gambia Crisis [PICS]

President Buhari held a meeting with other West African leaders including Senegal President Macky Sall, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Sierra Leone Vice-President Victor Foh and former Ghana president John Mahama, in ABuja earlier today. 

The meeting is towards finding a lasting solution to the lingering political crisis in Gambia. 

The incumbent president, Yahya Jammeh, has refused calls to step down. 

See Pictures below