Tonto Dikeh Speaks On Failed Music Career, Losing Her Mum At Early Age

Tonto Dikeh, the popular Nigerian actress and politician, has talked about her failed music career. She also said losing her mother at an early age made her mature faster than her peer group. The 35-year-old about her childhood in a chat with Chude Jideonwo, the media personality. Dikeh said she became an “adult as a child” because both she and her siblings “had to level …

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Election 2023: APC Lucky To Have Tinubu As Presidential Candidate – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC, is lucky to have Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as its presidential candidate for the 2023 polls. He also expressed confidence of the ruling party emerging victorious. He spoke in the United Kingdom while reacting to the chances of APC winning the presidential election in 2023. Asked about APC’s chances of not …

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Peter Obi Assures Benue Of Food Security Amid Restored Peace

The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has made promises to the people of Benue State. Obi assured Benue residents of public safety and food security if elected president. He made this assurance at his presidential campaign held at the IBB Square in Makurdi, the Benue state capital. The Labour Party candidate said his government will improve the state productive capacity with a deliberate …

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Naira Redesign: No Going Back – Buhari Speaks

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has spoken on the plans to redesign the naira. The President said there is no going back on the planned redesign of the N1,000, N500, and N200 bank notes. In an interview with the NTA after meeting his Royal Majesty, King Charles III in Buckingham Palace, on Wednesday, Buhari said politicians won’t be allowed to mobilise resources and thugs to intimidate …

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Hold Me Accountable For Any Promise I Make If I Become President – Obi Tells Nigerians

Peter Obi, the Labour Party presidential candidate, has made a pledge to Nigerians.  Obi asked Nigerians to hold him responsible for any promise he makes during the campaign, this is as he asked Nigerians to vote for him.  Obi stated this while addressing some party faithful at the IBB Square in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, on Wednesday.  He asked his supporters and Nigerians to …

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Kathy Hochul Becomes First Woman To Be Elected As Governor of New York (Photo)

Kathy Hochul has made history after becoming the first woman to be elected as New York Governor.  The Democrat 64-year-old retains the office she assumed in August 2021 when her predecessor, Andrew Cuomo resigned.  Hochul defeated Republican congressman Lee Zeldin, an ally of ex-President Donald Trump. “I’m not here to make history, I’m here to make a difference”, Hochul told supporters after her triumph.  “I may …

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I Can’t Risk My Life – Phyna Disappoints Fans, Cancels Meet & Greet

Winner of Big Brother Naija season 7 ‘Level Up’ show, Phyna has cancelled her scheduled meet and greet event slated to hold in the Auchi area of Edo state.   The reality star who visited her state and even was made the state youth ambassador announced via her social media page that she will not be making the trip to her hometown, Auchi.  Giving the reasons …

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HIV Positive Woman Calls Into Radio Programme And Confesses She Has Been Mixing Her Infected Blood With Zobo

A woman who tested positive for HIV made a shocking revelation after she called into a radio program to confess her evil deeds. She disclosed that for the past six-months, she has been mixing her blood with Zobo and sells it to get people infected. In a video making the rounds on social media, the anchors of the radio program asked their listeners, mostly traders, …

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I Don’t Have A House In The UK, I Feel Free When I Have Nothing – Buhari Tells King Charles III

King Charles III and Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed details of his meeting with His Royal Majesty, King Charles III in Buckingham Palace on Wednesday, November 9. In an interview with newsmen after the meeting the British monarch, President Buhari said King Charles III asked him whether he has a house in the UK or not.“He (King Charles III) asked me whether I have …

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I Want A Shoutout From Nicki Minaj On My Birthday – DJ Cuppy

DJ Cuppy and Nicki Minaj Popular Nigerian discjockey, Cuppy has revealed her wish as she turns a year older tomorrow. The billionaire heiress turns 30 on Friday and has expressed her desire to have a shoutout from American rapper, Nicki Minaj. She wants her biggest inspiration to give her a birthday shout out just like Tom Ford did to her dad, Femi Otedola who recently …

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Nigeria Records 1,601 Yellow Fever Cases

1,601 suspected cases of yellow fever have been reported from 463 local government areas in 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory. The cases were reported by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, from January 1, 2022, to September 30, 2022. According to a situation report obtained by Punch, on Wednesday, a total of 15 deaths were recorded from suspected cases …

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Tuface Finally Reacts To Death of Davido’s Son, Ifeanyi

Veteran singer, Tuface Idibia has reacted to the sad death of Davido’s son, Ifeanyi Adeleke.  Recall that we had reported that Ifeanyi, Davido’s three-year-old son with his fiancée, Chioma, died on Monday, October 31, 2022, after he drowned in a swimming pool at his father’s residence in Lagos.  Tuface took to his Instagram stories to react to the tragic news. “Nobody can truly understand what …

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China Warns Against Extra ‘layers’ Of COVID Curbs As Outbreaks Widen

Beijing, – Chinese authorities should take a more targeted approach to tackle COVID outbreaks and rectify any extra “layers’’ of measures. The state-run Xinhua news agency reported on Thursday, as cities reeled under tighter curbs as cases spread. China is grappling with its highest tallies of coronavirus cases since April, raising questions about its zero-COVID policy that had frustrated the public and inflicted damage on …

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NGO Donates 86 Milling Machines To Vulnerable Women In Adamawa

By Auwalu Birnin Kudu Yola, – An Adamawa based NGO, Goggi Zumunchi Development Initiative (GZDI), has donated milling machines to 86 women, as part of its economic empowerment initiative. Hajiya Aisha Yakubu, the Executive Director of GZDI, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in Yola on Thursday. Yakubu said the group’s mission was to give succour to vulnerable …

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Herder Jailed 5 Years For Stealing 61 Cows

By Adebisi Fatima SogbadeIbadan, – An Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ibadan on Thursday sentenced a herderr, Abubakar Sidi, 30, to five years imprisonment for stealing 61 cows. The convict, however, pleaded guilty to theft. Delivering judgment,  the Senior Magistrate, Mrs Munirat Giwa-Babalola held Sidi guilty as charged. Babalola said, “the court will be lenient with him, especially as he asked the court to …

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Kremlin Confirms Putin Not Attending G20 Summit

Moscow, – The Kremlin in Moscow, has confirmed that Russian President Vladimir Putin, would not attend next week’s G20 Summit in Bali. However, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, would travel for the meeting of the 20 major industrialised nations on the Indonesian island. Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov disclosed this to the Russian state news agency TASS, on Thursday. Earlier, an Indonesian official had also hinted that …

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