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CBN to hold first MPC meeting under Cardoso’s watch in February
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) will hold its first Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting under the current governor, Dr. Olayemi Cardoso in February. President Bola Tinubu appointed Cardoso as the CBN governor in October last year. The Acting Director of Corporate Communications in CBN, Mrs. Hakama Sidi Ali, disclosed this in a statement on Friday in Abuja. READ ALSO: Five decisions...
Police arrests Abuja notorious kidnapper, Chinaza Phillips
Police operatives in Kaduna State have arrested a suspected notorious kidnapper, Chinaza Philip. The suspect who has been terrorising the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and neighbouring states was arrested in Kaduna on Thursday and handed over to the FCT Command on Friday for further investigation. The spokesperson for the FCT police command, Josephine Adeh, confirmed the development in a statement...
Everyone can spot the teddy bear in the cosy bedroom – but you need high IQ to find the tooth fairy
THIS mind-boggling brainteaser has even the most professional puzzlers scratching their heads in pursuit of the answer. Everyone can spot the teddy bear but the challenge is to find the tooth fairy. Berightside.comTry to find the tooth fairy in this image If you can find her then you might have a really high IQ. The picture shows a girl tucked up in bed...
Inside 160ft superyacht & ‘world’s best floating party palace’ with its own beach club and sauna after year-long refit
A HUGE superyacht has had a glamorous revamp and now boasts a party palace and its own beach club. The 160 ft vessel – dubbed “Provocateur” – had undergone one year of refits and Turkish shipyard B&I Yachts have given a first glimpse of the new, lavish design. Refer to CaptionA huge superyacht has had a major revamp and is now a...
Japan has landed a spacecraft on the moon for the first time, but the mission didn’t go exactly according to plan
SLIM, short for "Smart Lander for Investigating Moon," was scheduled to touch down near a small impact crater, called Shioli crater, on the near side of the moon — the side that faces Earth.It has a suite of scientific instruments and two tiny rovers. But many of these instruments may go unused if the spacecraft can't generate solar energy...
Trump-backed Ohio Senate candidate shredded documents as he faced a lawsuit accusing him of wage theft
But the judge in that case, Justice Michael Ricciuti, chose to sanction him for destroying potential evidence, arguing that the only proof that overtime records for salespeople never existed was Moreno's own testimony."This case turns on the parties' credibility," wrote Ricciuti. "Plaintiffs should not be forced to take Moreno's word about the substance of these reports."In sanctioning Moreno, Ricciuti...
Nasarawa Woman Protesting Naked Against Sule’s S’Court Victory Shot At
An unidentified woman was on Friday shot in Lafia, the Nasarawa State capital, while protesting against the Supreme Court’s verdict that upheld the election of Governor Abdullahi Sule. Information Nigeria had reported that protests broke out in Lafia and other parts of the State over the court verdict, which threw out the case of Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate,...
VeryDarkMan Shares Proof Alleging Tonto Dikeh As Face Behind Blog, Gistlover
Verydarkman, a well-known critic, has released evidence to back up his claim that Tonto Dikeh, a Nollywood actress, owns the notorious blog Gistlover. Recall that a few days ago, after Verydarkman was arrested, he voiced concerns about how Tonto Dikeh had taken a picture of him, which quickly appeared on the blog page. In a recent development, the critic discovered an...
Tanzanian Coach Banned, Fined and Sacked over Comment on AFCON Match
Tanzania’s head coach, Adel Amrouche, has been fired following an eight-match suspension and a $10,000 fine from the Confederation of African Football (CAF).Recall that the coach recently led his team to a 3-0 loss to Morocco in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON 2023, hosted in Ivory Coast.In his post-match comments, Amrouche raised concerns about the alleged influence...
AFCON 2023: Mane on Target as Defending Champions Senegal Trashes Cameroon, Roars to Last-16
Defending champions Senegal secured their spot in the last 16 of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations with a decisive 3-1 victory over Cameroon in Group C.Senegal got an early lead through Ismaila Sarr, who found the back of the net in the 16th minute. Midway through the second half, Habib Diallo added another goal, making it 2-0 for...
BREAKING: Ongoing Massive Protests In Lafia Over Supreme Court’s Affirmation Of APC’s Candidate As Governor
9News Nigeria Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa State, experiences unrest as protests erupt over the Supreme Court’s affirmation of Governor Abdullahi Sule’s election. Demonstrators block the Lafia-Jos road, setting tires ablaze, and causing traffic diversions. Concerns for public safety rise, prompting calls from residents, like automobile mechanic Mallam Dogo Audu, for increased security presence to quell tensions. The upheaval forces the abrupt...
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Meet Manchester United Erik ten Hag’s Wife Bianca
Erik ten Hag is the manager of Premier League club Manchester United. He is a former player and professional football coach from the Netherlands. Ten Hag is married to his wife Bianca. The couple have two daughters and a son. Join Our  For the Latest Sports News. Erik ten Hag was born on February 2, 1970, making him 52 years old. He was...
Richard “Sky King” Russell: Watch The Moment Man Stole A Plane and Crashed
Richard Russell, popularly known as Sky King and Beebo Russell is a 29-year-old baggage handler who stole an Alaska Airlines Q400 plane from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac) and died after crashing on Ketron Island in Puget Sound.  Richard “Sky King” Russell Video The airport surveillance video from cameras both inside the terminal and out on the tarmac has been released...
Sadiq Umar releases official statement on injury and removal from Nigeria’s AFCON 2023 squad
Nigerian forward, Sadiq Umar has released an official statement where he revealed how his injury situation had gone and addressed why he was dropped from the Super Eagles of Nigeria AFCON 2023 side. The forward revealed that he had picked up a knock in the friendly game against Guinea before AFCON 2023 in which the Super Eagles of Nigeria's medical...
Chelsea recall another player from loan as player injury woes worsen
Chelsea in an official statement have confirmed that the club has now recalled another player back from loan before the end of the January 2024 transfer window as injury concerns at the club intensifies. As the injury woes of the club worsens with reports indicating that players like Lesley Ugochukwu and Romeo Lavia might be out for a long period...
Beauty and colours filled the city of Ibadan as Nigerian actor Kunle Remi traditionally tied the knot with the love of his life, Tiwi. This star-studded affair was a whirlwind of glitz and glam, with family and friends overflowing with love and laughter. The guests looked all shades of amazing adorned in colourful fabrics that speak to the Yoruba culture...
Shining Brighter Than Ever: James Hope College’s Students set records in the November Cambridge IGCSE
James Hope College’s (JHC) Lagos academic stars shine bright! Students sweep the November Cambridge IGCSEs with 98% A* – A grades and 100% A* – B grades across all 13 subjects. The College produced scholars with 98% A* – A Grades and 100% A* – B Grades in all 13 registered subjects. This excellent result is coming just a few months after...
AFCON: Two countries qualify for knockout stage
Cape Verde and Senegal have qualified for the Round of 16 at the ongoing 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cote d’Ivoire. Cape Verde thrashed Mozambique 3-0 earlier in the day to progress into the knockout rounds. While Senegal became the second country to book their spot following a 3-1 victory over Cameroon. The Teranga Lions went two goals up...
Singer, Crayon acquires new Mercedes-Benz GLE
Mavin Records artiste, Charles Chibueze Chukwu better known as Crayon has gifted himself a brand-new Mercedes Benz-GLE 53. The ‘Ngozi’ singer shared a video on social media showing off his new black coloured whip reportedly worth N150 million. Crayon could be seen posing in front of the car whle sending shoutouts to some people believed to be his close pals and...
Social analyst, Dr. Afeez Oluwatosin, has weighed in on Senator Lola Ashiru’s statement dismissing zoning arrangements for the 2027 governorship race in Kwara State, emphasizing that it is premature to delve into discussions about the next governor. Dr. Oluwatosin stressed the importance of allowing the current Governor ample time to fulfill his responsibilities before contemplating the future. “It’s too early...
The Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Kwara State Chapter, Mallam AbdulLateef Hameed, has expressed his support for the court’s decision to nullify broadcasting codes empowering the Nigeria Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) to impose fines on media houses. Mallam AbdulLateef endorsed the court’s order, stating, “The mode of fining by the NBC has, at times, been heart-wrenching for media houses....
  Defending champions Senegal booked their place in the last 16 of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations with a 3-1 win over Cameroon in Group C. Ismaila Sarr put Senegal in front in the 16th minute and Habib Diallo made it 2-0 midway through the second half. Jean-Charles Castelletto headed in to pull one back with seven minutes remaining to set...
  The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) has reignited its legal fight against the Mobil Workers Multipurpose Co-operative Society, Eket, Akwa Ibom State in a bid to reclaim a debt totaling N14,733,502,334.06. In an amended statement of claim presented before a Federal High Court in Lagos by a Lagos Attorney on behalf of AMCON, the corporation revealed that it acquired...
AFCON: Two countries qualify for Round of 16
Two teams have qualified for the Round of 16 at the ongoing 2023 Africa Cup of Nations following Friday’s fixtures. Senegal became the second country to book their spot following a 3-1 victory over Cameroon. The Teranga Lions went two goals up thanks to Ismaila Sarr and Habib Diallo. Jean-Charles Castelletto pulled one back in the 83rd minute, but Sadio Mane drilled...
Three arraigned over alleged intimidation, defamation of character
Three farmers, Michael Abraham, Anti Augustin and Kasuwa Ahmodu, were on Friday docked in an Upper Area Court Gwagwalada, FCT for allegedly threatening to kill their neighbour with a cutlass. The police charged Abraham, 33, Augustine and Ahmodu, 60, all residents of Sabon-Gari Wako village Kwali ,with criminal conspiracy, intimidation and defamation of character. Earlier, the Prosecution Counsel, Abdullahi Tanko, informed...
He emphasised the collective responsibility to reflect on the extant challenges and work towards the betterment of the state. ...
The military said troops are synergising with other security services and stakeholders to investigate and gather more intelligence on kidnapping gangs operating in the FCT. ...
Isa told the court that the defendant, who was on administrative bail, was told to appear in court, but he failed. ...
Suspected herdsmen reportedly kill soldiers, 2 others in Benue community
Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen reportedly killed four persons, including two soldiers in Okokolo community of Agatu local government area of Benue State on Thursday. Residents told journalists on Friday that the soldiers in an ambush attack in the community. One other soldier was seriously injured in the attack. READ ALSO: Gunmen abduct local council chairman, PA, others in Benue However, a member...