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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied claims that Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Nyesom Wike, influences the arty’s decisions in Rivers State. Chief Tony Okocha, Chairman of Rivers APC caretaker committee, disclosed that Wike is neither a member of the APC nor attends any party meetings.He said this while addressing journalists at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja.Okocha...
The president of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio, has finally broken his silence on the rumours of having numerous girlfriends.Akpabio made the clarification in a statement made on the floor of the Senate on Tuesday.He denied the allegations, stating that he has only one wife and she is enough for him.He said, “I will not intentionally denigrate any woman and...
Nigerian disk jockey, Florence Otedola, popularly known as DJ Cuppy, has announced the death of her maternal grandmother.The billionaire heiress said she’s finding comfort in the knowledge that her grandma was now “in heaven”.She said she was grateful for how her grandma raised her mum who in turn raised her.On her X handle, the grieving music star wrote: “My...
A 40-year-old man identified as Dada Joshua Adeleye, a native of Omuooke in Ekiti State, has been declared missing.According to a family source, Dada is 5.7feet tall, has white hairs, with a quiet disposition.He reportedly left home nine days ago and was last seen at the Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti.The family source said the development has been reported to the...
President Bola Tinubu on Tuesday formally reacted to the planned nationwide protests by Nigerian youths with an appeal to the organisers to shelve their plans, assuring them that he has listened to their concerns and working diligently to address them. The protest, billed to hold across the country from August 1 to 10, is said to be a way of...
The director of the Secret Service, Kimberly A. Cheatle, resigned on Tuesday following security failures surrounding the attempted assassination of former President Donald J. Trump.  The resignation came amid increasing calls for her to step down from prominent Republican lawmakers. In an email to Secret Service employees on Tuesday, Cheatle acknowledged that the agency had “fallen short” in its mission to...
A BRITISH family who were lost at sea for 38 days surviving only on shark meat and turtle blood made a chilling vow not to eat each other. Over 50 years ago, the Robertson family opted to ditch Staffordshire for a voyage across the world. National Maritime MuseumThe Robertsons beaming with joy aboard their wonderful schooner National Maritime MuseumThe family with their...
TRAGIC new pictures have emerged to show a young and happy Jay Slater posing with his footie pals who say the teen “always had a smile on his face”. The 19-year-old disappeared for over four weeks before his body was found in a treacherous ravine in a case that is shrouded with mysteries. FacebookTragic new childhood pics show Jay Slater with footie his...
Shawn Owens is a 28-year-old part-time content creator in Houston, and his TikTok videos are typically dedicated to helping his over 80,000 followers feel great about themselves.His content includes outfit try-on videos, daily affirmations, and his pilates workouts, and Owens said it's consistent with his everyday life. @blondechile Still have the pilates shakes after today’s class #pilates #reformerpilates...
Overwater resorts continue to pop up around the worldFor decades, overwater bungalows were largely limited to the Maldives and French Polynesia. But within the last eight years, the concept has expanded to the Caribbean, a destination much closer to most Americans.But building an overwater bungalow in the Caribbean can be a hard task to accomplish, Danny Kalenov, the developer...
The Oyo State government, has organized an induction workshop for the Thirty-Three (33) Local Government Chairmen, Vice Chairmen and Councillors in the State. The workshop was in collaboration with KloverHarris Innovative Solutions Limited was held in Ibadan recently Governor, Seyi Makinde who said the induction workshop is aimed at keeping the officers abreast of current global best practices for effective services...
Lawmaker representing Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu Federal Constituency Hon. Salman Idris, has officially joined the All Progressives Congress Idris who won the election on the platform of African Democratic Congress (ADC) officially announced his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The announcement was made during a session in the Green Chamber, where the letter of defection was read by Rt. Hon. Abbas Tajudeen,...
The Borno State Police Command has urged traders to stop selling intoxicating drinks to police officers in uniform or on duty. This follows a tragic incident on Sunday, July 21, where a police sergeant, Linus Wadzani, allegedly shot and killed his father, a retired assistant superintendent of police, after consuming alcohol laced with intoxicating substances. ASP Kenneth Daso, the Borno State...
Coalition of Northern Youths Leaders Forum, a pro-government group, has allegedly been recruited by the government to ruin the planned #EndBadGovernance protest slated for August 1 across the country. As reported by Sahara Reporters, each member of the group was paid the sum of N1500 to create an impression that Northern youths had withdrawn from the mass action and tarnished...
Read Later (0) Login to use this feature or Sign Up to be a part of the gang.No account yet? Register Lion Forge Entertainment has unveiled plans to release the highly anticipated animated series ‘Iyanu,’ based on Roye Okupe’s celebrated graphic novel ‘Iyanu: Child of Wonder,’ in 2025. The series will be available on Showmax across 44 African countries...
Read Later (0) Login to use this feature or Sign Up to be a part of the gang.No account yet? Register Nigerian sensation Ayra Starr is gearing up for her debut on American late-night television as she takes centre stage on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The announcement made by the Nigerian music superstar via her social media...
Afrobeats veteran singer, Dapo Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’Banj, has unveiled details of his highly-anticipated fifth studio album such as cover artwork, track listing, and release date. The new project entitled ‘Entertainer – The Sequel’ is set to be released worldwide on August 9th, 2024 by DB Records. D'Banj's upcoming fifth album, 'Entertainer – The Sequel', is a creative...
Gentleman Mike Ejeagha, a 90-year-old Igbo folk music legend, has taken the social media world by storm after his 1983 classic Ka Esi Le Onye Isi Oche was featured in a viral video by comedian Brain Jotter. While many young fans are just discovering his music, Gentleman Mike Ejeagha is a household name in South Eastern Nigeria, where his highlife...
The Cavemen, Nigerian highlife band consisting of sibling duo Kingsley Okorie, a bassist, and Benjamin James, a drummer, are wrapping up their European tour. In Finland, the duo performed “Bena,” a track from their 2020 debut album, “Roots.” The song “Bena” is about a man frustrated with a gold-digging lover who is more interested in his money than their relationship.  The Cavemen will...
“American Playboy,” a new film directed by Rotimi Raji is set to hit the cinemas on July 26th. Written and produced by Silas Babalola, “American Playboy” explores family dynamics, love, betrayal and forgiveness. The story follows Akindele and Fadekemi, two lovers, navigating a strained period in their relationship. Akindele, an optimist who has been unemployed for years, finds getting a job...
The Federal House of Representatives has asked the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission, (NERC), and the distribution companies, to reverse the tariff hike for Band A customers. This directive was issued to the DISCOs and regulatory body on Tuesday, July 23 after the adoption of a report presented by the House Committee on Power. The House also resolved to probe the...
Senate President, Godswill Akpabio has dismissed reports that he has an array of side chics that attend to his intimate needs. Recall that that a popular investigative blogger, Gistlover had claimed on Sunday that Akpabio’s side chics include Dakore Egbuson, Ini Edo, Wanneka and some other female celebrities. Speaking on the floor of the red chamber on Tuesday, the former Governor...
In spite of the challenging economic conditions and their adverse effects on businesses nationwide, Nigeria’s commercial banking, insurance, and telecommunications sectors have consistently maintained robust media relations, marketing strategies, and public awareness initiatives. Their success has been bolstered by the impressive data shared with the media in the second quarter, which has helped sustain positive… Source
For the fifteenth consecutive year, Zenith Bank Plc has retained its position as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital in the 2024 Top 1000 World Banks’ Rankings, published by The Banker Magazine. This ranking places Zenith Bank Plc as the 565th Bank globally with a Tier-1 Capital of $2.01 billion. The rankings,… Source
Resident doctors at the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) have suspended their warning strike after the tertiary hospital management pledged to meet their demands. LEADERSHIP reports that the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) at ABUTH began a five-day warning strike on Monday due to salary arrears owed to some members. The association’s vice-president, Ashiru Mikail, said that the association...
The United States Secret Service Director, Kimberly Cheatle, has resigned, US media reported on Tuesday. Her resignation comes a day after she admitted the agency’s failure to prevent the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump. The incident has sparked bipartisan calls for Cheatle to step down. The attack occurred penultimate Saturday evening during Trump’s campaign in Butler, Pennsylvania. LEADERSHIP reports that...
Real Madrid on Tuesday announced that their basketball player, Fabien Causeur has left the club after his contract with the club expired. The Spanish club in a statement on their website expressed gratitude, admiration and affection for Causeur’s commitment and exemplary conduct throughout his seven seasons at the club. Causeur lifted 14 trophies: 2 European Cups, 4 League titles, 2 Copas...
A Police Inspector, Dasu Kassa, has died by suicide in Adamawa State. Kassa was found dead at his residence in Anguwan Yungur, Girei Local Government Area, on Monday. According to reports, Kassa had reportedly come back from a hospital in Yola earlier that evening. Family sources said financial difficulties and medical expenses may have contributed to his decision. DAILY POST learnt that the...