Bomb Explosion Rocks Nigerian World Cup Viewing Centre

An explosion ripped through a football viewing centre in Damaturu, northern Nigeria, on Tuesday, residents said, as fans gathered to watch the World Cup. The blast at the Crossfire venue, in the Nayi-Nawa area of the state capital of Yobe, happened at about 8:00 pm (1900 GMT), just as tournament hosts Brazil kicked off against … Continue reading Bomb Explosion Rocks Nigerian World Cup Viewing Centre

Nigerian Senate Passes N4.6 trillion 2014 Budget

The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday approved the budget of N4.6 trillion as the government budget in 2014. The budget proposal figure was increased by the legislators by relatively minimal 53 billion naira. The sum of N4.642 trillion had been the budget estimate presented to the National Assembly by the Co-ordinating minister of the Economy, Ngozi … Continue reading Nigerian Senate Passes N4.6 trillion 2014 Budget

Nollywood Actor Uche Odoputa Turns APC Chieftain’s Driver

Is he in the movie playing out a role? The is a question that will quickly cone to mind on getting the report that one time popular Actor, Uche Odoputa, who was once convicted and sentenced for drug trafficking, is now a driver and one of the aides to an APC chieftain, Emeka Ebekee, in … Continue reading Nollywood Actor Uche Odoputa Turns APC Chieftain’s Driver

Why I Won’t Remarry – Ebenezer Obey

Years after losing his wife, Evangelist Obey Fabiyi, 72, says he is not ready to remarry. On why he hasn’t given marriage a thought, he said, “I’m busy in the church, with mentoring and special appearances. By the Grace of God, I’m organizing a crusade to celebrate my 72nd birthday. Admitting how much he missed … Continue reading Why I Won’t Remarry – Ebenezer Obey

Celebrities Affiliated With the Illuminati: Rick Ross Address Allegations, Katy Perry Attacked for Dark Symbolism

In the lastest issue of Rolling Stone, Rick Ross dismissed allegations of being affiliated with the Illuminati, a secret society that supposedly rewards its members with fortune and power once they sell their souls to the devil.  The Miami rapper laughed off accusations that he is a part of the group, adding that he … Continue reading Celebrities Affiliated With the Illuminati: Rick Ross Address Allegations, Katy Perry Attacked for Dark Symbolism

Being the Text of Speech by the Governor-General (Sir F. Lugard) on the Occasion of the Declaration of the Constitution of the Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria, January 1, 1914

You are all aware that His Majesty’s Government, after long and mature consideration, arrived some time ago at the conclusion that it would be to the great advantage of the countries known as Southern and Northern Nigeria that they should be amalgamated into the one Government, conforming to one policy and mutually co-operating for the … Continue reading Being the Text of Speech by the Governor-General (Sir F. Lugard) on the Occasion of the Declaration of the Constitution of the Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria, January 1, 1914

Halt Facebook’s $19 Billion WhatsApp Deal – Privacy Groups Tell Regulators

Privacy advocates have asked U.S. regulators to halt Facebook Inc's $19 billion acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp until there is a clearer understanding of how the company intends to use the personal data of WhatsApp's 450 million users. WhatsApp, a service that allows mobile phone users to send each other messages, has had a longstanding … Continue reading Halt Facebook’s $19 Billion WhatsApp Deal – Privacy Groups Tell Regulators

Court Dismisses Case Against Man Who Texted Married Woman Photo of His Tattooed Genitals

ATLANTA - A man accused of texting an unsolicited picture of his tattooed genitals to a married mother of young children did not commit a crime under a Georgia state nudity law, the state's Supreme Court ruled on Monday. Charles Lee Warren faced up to three years in prison after being indicted under a 1970 … Continue reading Court Dismisses Case Against Man Who Texted Married Woman Photo of His Tattooed Genitals

Gani Fawehinmi Writes FG, Rejects Centenary Award

Mohammed Fawehinmi February 27, 2014 Chief Anyim Pius Anyim, Secretary to the Federal Government of Nigeria, Presidency, Abuja Dear Sir, RE: CENTENARY AWARD TO OUR LATE FATHER, CHIEF GANI FAWEHINMI (SAN) We acknowledge the receipt of your letter, dated February 24, 2014, which was routed through Mr Tony Akiotu, Group Managing Director, DAAR Communications, Abuja, … Continue reading Gani Fawehinmi Writes FG, Rejects Centenary Award

Bus/Mobile Advertisements in #Nigeria Simplified

Have you seen commuter buses with advertisements (body and/or interior) in Lagos, Abuja, Ibadan, etc, and wonders how to place yours? We help you get bus rap and/or interior advert platforms in BRT buses and other Commuter buses across Nigeria! The official rates are very affordable in relation to the reach per thousand! So, you … Continue reading Bus/Mobile Advertisements in #Nigeria Simplified

Nollywood Decorates President Jonathan as Grand Patron

The Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, has decorated President Goodluck Jonathan as the Grand Patron of the body. The decoration was held on Tuesday when the President of the guild, Ibinabo Fiberesima led others prominent actors and film makers including Segun Arinze, Fidelis Duker and Stephanie Okereke to the State House, Abuja. The Minister of … Continue reading Nollywood Decorates President Jonathan as Grand Patron

Osita Iheme ‘Pawpaw’ Says No To Nigerian Babes, Set To Marry Ghanaian Lover

Osita Iheme God seems to have heard the cry of Popular Nollywood star, Osita Iheme also known as pawpaw who had been waiting on God for his missing rib. The wealthy actor may be getting married soon but not a Nigerian lady. His screen twin brother Chinedu Ikedieze also known as Aki got married some … Continue reading Osita Iheme ‘Pawpaw’ Says No To Nigerian Babes, Set To Marry Ghanaian Lover

Nollywood Actress Ijeoma Okori is Dead *I’m alive – Says Angela Okorie

Information has it that Nollywood Actress, Ijeoma Okori, is dead.  She was said to have died in during labour at the early hours of Sunday. Her identity was mistaken for popular Actress and Ex-Delta Soap model, Angela Ijeoma Okorie, who is presently on set with movie Director, Tchidi Chikere in Enugu. She responded on Facebook: … Continue reading Nollywood Actress Ijeoma Okori is Dead *I’m alive – Says Angela Okorie

CHAN 2014: How Nigeria Eliminated Mozambique After a Four – Two Win

Mozambique has been eliminated by Nigeria, making her the first country to exit the African Nations Champions after suffering a second consecutive defeat. The Mozambique team, who lost their first game to South Africa, also lost 2-4 to Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Wednesday evening. The Eagles defeated the Mambas to effectively keep their hopes of … Continue reading CHAN 2014: How Nigeria Eliminated Mozambique After a Four – Two Win

Kenya Woos 50, 000 Nigerian Tourists in 2015

Kenya plans to attract 50,000 tourists from Nigeria the year 2015, compared with 15,029 in 2012, a visiting Kenyan tourism official said Wednesday. "Our entry into this market is poised to increase the number of travellers to Kenya to over 50,000 in the coming future," Fatima Bashir, acting regional marketing manager of the Kenya Tourism … Continue reading Kenya Woos 50, 000 Nigerian Tourists in 2015

CORRUPTION: Jonathan Replies Obasanjo, Your Letter Self-serving, Provocative

Angry President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has dismissed as “most reckless” and “unjustifiable” a fiercely scathing letter he received from former President Olusegun Obasanjo, in which Mr. Obasanjo accused him of lying, condoning corruption, and leading Nigeria to the brink of collapse. A statement by the president’s aide, Reuben Abati, said the allegations by the former … Continue reading CORRUPTION: Jonathan Replies Obasanjo, Your Letter Self-serving, Provocative

Chime Announces Security, Medical Services Emergency Call Number

The Enugu State Government has established an emergency call centre with its own number to complement its efforts to entrench security and enhance prompt medical attention to life-threatening situations in the state. Governor Sullivan Chime, who announced this while presenting the 2014 budget estimate to the State House of Assembly, said the Emergency Response Call … Continue reading Chime Announces Security, Medical Services Emergency Call Number

World Cup 2014: Super Eagles Handed Easy Draw For Brazil As Nigeria Pairs Argentina, Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina

The reigning African champions have been handed an easy group in the preliminary stages of the 2014 World Cup to be staged in Brazil. Nigeria will face Argentina, Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina in Group F of the preliminary round of the 2014 Fifa World Cup. The draw ceremony took place Friday evening in Costa do Sauipe, … Continue reading World Cup 2014: Super Eagles Handed Easy Draw For Brazil As Nigeria Pairs Argentina, Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina

Actress Cossy Orjiakor Insures Her Boobs for N256million

Actress/singer Cossy Orjiakor has insured her boobs for N256 million, Vanguard reports. The actress was reported to have agreed to a deal to insure her bloated mammary glands for a whooping $1.6million amounting to N256million. The deal according to source, was introduced to her by an American friend who also dragged Enhanced Silicon Inc. responsible … Continue reading Actress Cossy Orjiakor Insures Her Boobs for N256million

BlackBerry Accused in Suit of Inflating Shares with False Claims

Suit alleges firm misled investors on financial strengthBlackBerry Limited and two executives were sued by an investor who alleges they artificially inflated the company’s stock through false and misleading statements about the smartphone maker’s success and prospects. Marvin Pearlstein, an investor, alleges in a proposed class action, or group suit, filed yesterday in federal court … Continue reading BlackBerry Accused in Suit of Inflating Shares with False Claims