Video Of Bishop Kukah Dancing ‘Buga’ At His 70th Birthday Celebration

Fr. Mathew Kukah, the Bishop of Sokoto diocese, was celebrated as he turned 70 on Wednesday, August 31. A birthday celebration was held in his honor. One of the high points of the celebration was when the cleric and political commentator danced to Kizz Daniel’s hit single, ‘Buga’.Watch The Video Below;    View this post on Instagram            A post shared by Lindaikejiblog (@lindaikejiblogofficial)

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Nigeria Is Derailing Towards Dictatorship – Goodluck Jonathan

Goodluck Jonathan Former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan has warned about the country’s democracy derailing from dictatorship. Speaking at the 70th birthday of Mathew Kukah, Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, in Abuja, on Wednesday August 31, Jonathan urged Nigerians not to lower their guards as this would make democracy recede into fascism. The Ex President also called on Nigerian leaders to accommodate different views. He said; …

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NAPTIP Issues 2 Months Ultimatum To Private Shelter, Rehabilitation Homes

By Ogechi Okorie The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has extended the Ultimatum issued to organizations that operate Shelters and Homes, offering services for the purpose of the rehabilitation of trafficked persons in Nigeria to obtain operating license in accordance with the provisions of the Trafficking in Persons (Control of Activities of Organisations and Centres) Regulations 2019. In the press …

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FG To Deworm 10M Children In School-Feeding Programme

Sadiya Umar Farouq A campaign to deworm 10 million children under the school homegrown feeding programme has been kick-started by the Buhari-led federal government. The project will be carried out by the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, declared the exercise …

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Dancer Korra Obidi Makes U-turn On Relationship

Korra Obidi, a Nigerian dancer-cum-musician has revealed that she may not be entering another romantic relationship soon.  Recall that the dancer divorced her husband Justin Dean in early 2022, with her husband alleging that she verbally abused their first child.  During a Facebook live video few days ago, she said she was back in the market while hinting at the qualities her new man must …

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Man Who Allegedly Burnt Twin Sons With Hot Knife In Delta has been Arrested By The Police

A man known as Emeka Richard, has been apprehended by men of the Agbarho Division in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State for allegedly inflicting injuries on his twin sons with a hot knife in the community. Emeka Richard was arrested on Wednesday evening. He is currently being detained at the police station and is yet to speak. The Delta State Secretary of …

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Don’t Make Crazy Decisions – Singer Adekunle Advises Youths

The popular Afrobeat artiste and songwriter, Adekunle Almoruf Kosoko, who is also known as Adekunle Gold, has spoken to youths. The singer urged young people to live their lives beautifully and responsibly. In an interview with BBC, Adekunle said that saying life is short is flawed because it is actually long and any bad decision today would leave one with deep regrets. He said a 20 -year- …

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No Going Back On Okada Ban, Violators Risks 3-years Jail Term – Government Of Lagos State

The Lagos state government has stated that the ban on activities of commercial motorcyclists, (Okada riders) in some local government areas (LGAs) and local council development areas (LCDAs) in the state has been stamped and would be fully implemented. Speaking, during a press briefing, organised by the inter-ministerial committee on Okada ban at Press Centre, Alausa, Ikeja, on Wednesday, August 31, Commissioner for Transportation, Frederic …

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Those Children Will Vote You Out In 2023 – Wike Camp Fires Ayu

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike supporters, have clapped back at the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Iyorchia Ayu.  Ayu had made a statement saying Wike was a child when he and others formed the PDP. Ayu spoke on Wednesday.  Recall that Ayu on Wednesday warned that they won’t allow children to destroy the main opposition party over their call for his resignation.  …

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Breaking: EFCC arrests Ogun Speaker, Oluomo

The speaker of the Ogun state house of assembly, Hon. Olakunle Oluomo, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Oluomo was arrested at Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos at about 9am, Thursday. His arrest was in connection of financial crime surrounding the state house of assembly, which has been in the commission books for some time. The leadership of …

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Muslim-Muslim ticket, betrayal of trust- Okowa

Delta state governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa Tuesday night said the decision by the ruling party to float a faith-based ticket for 2023 presidential election amid current challenges in the country was a betrayal of trust. Okowa who spoke with newsmen in Kano explained that Muslim Muslim ticket should not be the way out “in a country that you have a shaky foundation, where people are …

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Transfer deadline: What’ll happen to me if Ronaldo remains at Man Utd – Paul Merson

Arsenal legend, Paul Merson, has said that he would be ‘shocked’ if Manchester United forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, remains at the club beyond this summer transfer window. Merson stated this ahead of Man United’s Premier League tie with Leicester City on Thursday. Ronaldo, 37, is still linked with a move away from Man United as the summer transfer window approaches its end. Ronaldo, 37, is still …

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Transfer: Nigerian forward, Josh Maja set to join Birmingham City

Sky Bet Championship club Birmingham City are set to sign Nigeria forward Josh Maja from Girondins Bordeaux on a permanent deal. Maja, according to transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano, will pen a five-year contract with the Blues. The 23-year-old missed the first half of last season as a result of injury. The Nigerian however spent the second half of the campaign with another Sky Bet Championship …

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2023: Obi Vows To Leave Presidency If He Fails To Increase Electricity Generation

Peter Obi, the Labour Party presidential candidate, has said he will step down as President if he fails to increase electricity generation if he wins in 2023.  He made the vow while addressing his supporters at the Beverly Hilton Los Angeles flag-off during his US speaking tour.  The Labour Party flag bearer listed countries that had doubled their power supply in a few years to …

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Civil Servants Are More Corrupt Than Politicians – Senate Committee

The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions has disclosed that according to an investigation they carried out, there is more corruption in the civil service than in other sectors. The Chairman of the committee, Senator Ayo Akinyelure (PDP, Ondo) while speaking in Abuja on Wednesday August 31, at a two-day workshop on Governance, Accountability, Ethics and Due Process in Public and Private Sector …

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Presidency reacts to Ortom’s claim that Buhari ordered Fulani herdsmen protection

The presidency has reacted to Governor Samuel Ortom’s latest comment about the insecurity in Nigeria. The Benue helmsman said a top security official informed him that President Muhammadu Buhari warned security forces not to move against violent Fulani herdsmen. A statement on Wednesday by presidential spokesman Garba Shehu called the ridiculous claims “patently untrue”. “If he is as brave as he claims to be, let …

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