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Iranian president Ebrahim Raisi dead: Tyrant dubbed ‘The Butcher’ dies in helicopter crash after search & rescue mission
IRANIAN President Ebrahim Raisi has died after a horror helicopter crash this afternoon. A major search and rescue operation took place in the last few hours trying to track down the president’s helicopter but his death has now been confirmed by Iranian state media. AFPDubbed ‘The Butcher’ Raisi was a highly controversial man both in Iran and across the entire world APRaisi...
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi dies in helicopter crash
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi is dead after a helicopter crash in northwestern Iran.Iran's foreign minister and a provincial governor were also in the helicopter.Iran's vice president, Mohammad Mokhber, will likely take over before a new president is elected.Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has died after a helicopter crash in northwestern Iran, multiple news agencies reported, citing Iranian state media.Interior Minister...
Elon Musk says the match he had with a sumo wrestler was ‘a few minutes of glory’ that became ‘8 years of neck pain’
Billionaire Elon Musk once fought a sumo wrestler, and says he's still paying the price for it."Had a few minutes of glory and 8 years of neck pain," Musk wrote on Sunday.Musk has challenged Russian leader Vladimir Putin and Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg to fights as well. Elon Musk is still talking about that sumo fight he once had, and...
Read What Happened to Mr May D in Ekiti State
Global Music Icon Mr. May D Visits Ekiti State, Commits to Enhancing Entertainment Tourism Yesterday, Sunday, May 19, 2024, Ekiti State had the distinct honor of hosting one of Nigeria’s most illustrious musicians, Mr. Ayokunmi Akindumila, popularly known as May D. Renowned globally for his timeless hit “Ile Ijo,” Mr. May D’s visit marks a significant moment for the state’s...
Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi and Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian and other senior government officials in Helicopter crash on Sunday. President Raisi’s helicopter was completely burned in the crash which occured in a remote area in Iran’s East Azerbaijan province and it was reported that all passengers are feared dead. The crash it was gathered was caused by bad weather. Red Crescent...
Today’s Black Market Exchange Rate For Canadian Dollar To Naira – May 20, 2024
How much is a Canadian Dollar to Naira today in the black market? The black market, or parallel market, serves as an unofficial platform for trading foreign currencies, diverging from the rates set by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). Individuals and businesses resort to the black market due to limited access to the official market, often attributed to scarcity, restrictions,...
AbokiFX Dollar To Naira Black Market Exchange Rate For Today May 20, 2024
Looking to stay updated on the current exchange rate of the Aboki Dollar to Naira in the black market? Your search ends here! In this article, we aim to keep you informed with the latest developments regarding the Aboki Dollar exchange rate, empowering you to make informed decisions about your currency transactions. Understanding Aboki Dollar: The term “Aboki Dollar” refers to the...
Haba, for so many years fa? Power should be regular and not something given to us as a luxury and let’s leave generators out of this discussion. And what’s all this with the band A,B,C etc? It’s hilarious. Why can’t we all have light first of all and then more charges be given to those with highest consumption? But...
National Assembly (NASS) has been unable to produce identity cards (ID) for journalists covering the parliament, LEADERSHIP. The last ID cards were issued during the tenure of Senator David Mark as Senate President (2007–2015) and Salisu Maikasuwa as the clerk to the National Assembly. During the leadership of Sen Abubakar Bukola Saraki as Senate President (2015-2019) and Mohammed Sani-Omolori as clerk...
The governor said his administration was determined to develop the state. ...
MTNN, AirtelAfri, Julius Berger, Custodian top list of stocks to watch this week
MTNN, AirtelAfri, Julius Berger, and Custodian Insurance topped the list of stocks to watch in the new week. The Nigerian capital market closed lower for the week with the benchmark All-Share Index (ASI) down by -0.11%, closing at 98,125.73 points from 98,233.76 points the previous week, having lost in four of the five trading sessions for the week. With the bearish...
Amid outrage, CBN withdraws circular on cybersecurity levy
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has withdrawn its earlier circular directing banks to implement a controversial 0.5% cybersecurity levy on electronic transactions. The apex bank’s decision to withdraw the circular followed the backlash that trailed the announcement of the policy two weeks ago and the suspension of the levy by the Federal Government last week. The CBN in its latest...
Top officials on Iranian president’s ill-fated  helicopter contact rescue team
Two members of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi’s entourage have contacted rescue teams, the country’s deputy president for executive affairs Mohsen Mansouri has said. According to the country’s news agency, IRNA, the air incident involving President Raisi’s helicopter “has not been rough”. Mansouri said on Sunday that the helicopter of President Raisi and two more copters were en route to the city...
Nigerian couple declared wanted for running cocaine cartel in India
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has declared an Indian-based Nigerian couple, Kazeem Omogoriola Owoalade and Rashidat Ayinke Owoalade, wanted for running a cocaine cartel. This was sequel to the arrest of four members of the syndicate in Lagos, where a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) was recovered and two houses traced to them were sealed for forfeiture to the...
Meeting Olamide Transformed My Life, Led Me To Davido – Singer, Zlatan Ibile Narrates
In a candid revelation, Nigerian singer Zlatan Ibile shared how his encounter with his senior colleague, Olamide changed the course of his life, leading him to Davido.In a recent interview, Zlatan Ibile revealed a pivotal moment in his career that significantly changed his life.He shared how he persistently reached out to Olamide through DMs, pleading for a meeting.After winning...
EPL Final Day: Here Are Teams That Qualified For Champions League, Europa, Conference
The Premier League ended on Sunday, with some of the teams confirming the European competitions they will play in next season.Manchester City, Arsenal, Liverpool and Aston Villa were confirmed to be in the Champions League before today.Tottenham Hotspur will be in the Europa League following their 3-0 win over Sheffield United.If Manchester City win the FA Cup final, then...
Nigeria President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of The Infrastructure Corporation of Nigeria (InfraCorp) as the Lead Arranger and Developer of Evergreen City, Nigeria’s green industrial zone. This move, according to a release issued on Sunday by presidential spokesperson, Ajuri Ngelale, is in line with the President’s commitment to ensure industrial development that meets the demands of the present...
Russia missile strikes on Sunday in a popular lakeside resort near Ukraine’s second largest city, along with attacks on surrounding villages resulting in at least 11 death and many injured. The attacks are part of ongoing Russian aggression in the Kharkiv region of north-eastern Ukraine, where Russian troops have been engaged in offensive actions for several weeks. At the lakeside resort...
Chilling footage shows Iran’s president Ebrahim Raisi in helicopter moments before crash as fog hampers frantic search
CHILLING footage shows Iran’s president in a helicopter moments before crashing. Ebrahim Raisi is seen in the video from inside a chopper prior to his disappearance on Sunday – with rain and fog hampering the search effort. AFPIranian President Ebrahim Raisi is seen on board a helicopter prior to the crash AFPThe footage was released by state TV earlier today ReutersA huge rescue...
Huge boost to Ukraine as convoy of 20 vehicles scrapped under London’s Ulez scheme arrive to bolster war effort
A CONVOY of 20 vehicles donated through London’s ultra-low emission zone scrappage scheme arrived in Ukraine over the weekend. They are among about 100 given to British-Ukrainian Aid for humanitarian and medical purposes in the war with Russia. PAA convoy of vehicles donated through London’s ULEZ scrappage scheme arrived in Ukraine to take up support roles PATwenty vehicles have been dispatched to...
Trump is planning a rare Republican campaign stop in the Bronx to court minority voters. Will it make any difference?
Trump plans to headline a campaign event in the Bronx on Thursday.Trump has little chance to win the NYC borough but saw a jump in support there from 2016 to 2020.His campaign is working to attract more minority support by leaning into the economy.Former President Donald Trump is set to make an unusual pit stop for a Republican candidate...
Longevity fanatic Bryan Johnson says ‘sleep is the new coffee’
There's a new mantra in the corporate world: sleep > caffeine. "Sleep is the new coffee," longevity enthusiast Bryan Johnson told the Journal.Experts say workers who sleep more are likely to be more productive and focused.Some tech execs aren't starting their days anymore with a jolt of caffeine — they're betting on sleep instead."I think sleep is the new coffee,"...
Manchester City Clinch Historic Fourth Consecutive Premier League Title
Manchester City, on Sunday beat West Ham 3-1 at Etihad Stadium to become the first team to win the English league title four seasons in a row. City needing a win to be sure of holding off Arsenal, who started the final day two points behind but with a better goal difference, had Phil Foden put Pep Guardiola’s side ahead...
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, has been honored with new appointment. President Tinubu on Sunday, appointed Ajuri as Nigeria’s Special Presidential Envoy on Climate Action. The development is coming, following an establishment of a 25-person committee to oversee the country’s green economic initiatives. In a statement signed and released today, by its Director of Information...
The 2023/24 Premier League season has officially come to an end with Manchester City winning the trophy for the fourth consecutive season, however, there are a few individual awards that went out to some outstanding persons throughout the season. The individual award was dominated by Manchester City player, with the Cityzens having two players and the remaining clubs having just...
Here is a full list of every celebrity who attended the Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk fight which took place in Saudi Arabia. Oleksandr Usyk defeated Tyson Fury by a split decision at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh, unifying the WBA, WBO, WBC, and IBF world titles to become the first undisputed heavyweight champion of the four-belt era, and the...
Dotti The Deity Returns with “Big Shirt & Boxers,” a Love Song feat. Reminisce
Credit: Dotti The Deity/Instagram A year after the release of his EP, “For You Knew Me,” Dotti The Deity is back with a brand new single, “Big Shirt & Boxers.” This time, he teams up with the rapper Reminisce to deliver a love song that celebrates the intimacy shared by lovers. Dotti The Deity, known for his unique blend of Afrosoul...
PICTORIAL: Peter Obi Visits Victims Of Kano Mosque Fire
The Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate in the 2023 general election, Peter Obi, has visited Kano State on Sunday to meet with victims of the tragic mosque fire at Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, where the injured were receiving medical care. Obi expressed deep sorrow and condemnation of the violent act, stating that, “This is very horrific and remains very condemnable....
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has withdrawn the circular it issued to all commercial banks on May 6, 2024, directing them to implement a compulsory withdrawal of 0.05 per cent from every electronic transaction as cybersecurity levy. The controversial directive for collection of the levy had attracted nationwide condemnation when the central bank introduced the policy last week, prompting...
We have lost 115 persons to prolonged crisis in Toto – Nasarawa ethnic group alleges
The Gbagyi ethnic group in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State claimed it has suffered significant losses due to the prolonged Bassa and Egbura ethno-political crises in the region. According to the Gbagyi Cultural Renaissance Foundation (GCRF), 115 Gbagyi members have died, and properties worth hundreds of millions have been destroyed since the conflict began in 1997. In a statement...