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Breaking – President Buhari Arrives Nigeria After His 10 Days Vacation

After a 10-day vacation in London, President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria. Buhari’s jet touched down at the Presidential wing of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja Saturday evening. The President’s arrival was disclosed by his Personal Assistant on New Media, Ahmad Bashir, via his Twitter handle. Sharing a video of Buhari’s arrival, Bashir wrote: “President @MBuhari returns to Abuja from the UK, after a 10 working day vacation.” Buhari had left the country two weeks back on another round of vacation during which he remained in London, United Kingdom, throughout. Watch the Video below President @MBuhari returns to Abuja from the UK, after a 10 working day vacation. — Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) August 18, 2018

Nigeria Footballer Alex Iwobi Makes Nollywood Debut – Watch Trailer

Alex Iwobi, a  Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Arsenal and the Nigeria national team has made his Nollywood debut in a new movie titled “INPADISU.” An official trailer for the film released on Friday shows the 22-year-old footballer being hunted by mysterious characters after “a simple choice changed everything.” A statement by his managers on Friday, it was noted that Alex took time out of his extended break to participate in the movie shoot around Surulere, Lagos. It was also confirmed that the filming for the movie ended in July before Arsenal training tour for the 2018/19 new football season began. Alex is pictured as the main character on the film poster as he holds a samurai sword while dressed in all black. In the movie, Alex, who is s...

Falz Threatens to Sue NBC Over Ban on ‘This is Nigeria

Multiple award-winning music artiste, Folarin Falana, better known as Falz, has threatened to sue the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, over the ban of his hit song: ‘This is Nigeria’. The NBC had banned the song for allegedly containing vulgar words and even fined a radio station in Plateau state for playing it. Falz, who had earlier shared a copy of the letter from the NBC, said he felt it was ridiculous for the commission to ban the song, arguing that it was not a vulgar song but a socially-conscious piece of art which addresses the current issues in the country. He also stated that he does not know if there was any conspiracy to ensure that the song never enjoyed airwaves, but he was aware that the song could have hit the nerves of certain people. Falz added that his lawyers will ...

New Nollywood Cinema Movie Starring Mercy Johnson, Jim Iyke & Others Makes N10Million In 3 Days..Watch Official Trailer

New Nollywood Cinema Movie Starring Mercy Johnson, Jim Iyke & Others Makes N10Million In 3 Days..Watch Official Trailer. A new movie Toyin Abraham co-produced with her publicist Samuel Olatunji has made a whopping N10million in three days. The movie titled  “Seven and a Half dates” has emerged the 2nd highest grossing movie of the week. The romantic comedy still showing in cinemas stars Akin Lewis, Frank Donga, Jim Iyke, Mercy Johnson, Toyin Aimakhu, Sola Sobowale, Faithia Williams, Bayray Mcnwizu, and Ali Nuhu. Given the calibre of the cast, Seven and a Half Date seems to be a rom-com, and we know how well Nollywood does with those. The film follows the life of a young lady, Bisola, who is all about her career, and consequently finds herself never having time for a relationship. Her f...

Uche Ogbodo Shares Her Challenges About Being A Single Mum

Uche Ogbodo Shares Her Challenges About Being A Single Mum Popular Nollywood Actress Uche Ogbodo has shared a bit about her challenges training her child as a single mom. According to her, she sometimes cry over her status as a single mom as she never expected she would be one seeing that she is a family person. “It hasn’t been easy raising my daughter alone, I never ever wished I’d be a single mother because I am a family person and I am someone that has always loved marriage and raising a family. It’s sad for me; sometimes I cry over it because it is not easy raising my child alone. There were times when my daughter asked me about her father and I don’t know what to tell her. “It is one of the hardest things I have had to deal with emotionally and psychologically but it has made me stron...

Google launches free Wi-Fi hotspot network in Nigeria

Google launches free Wi-Fi hotspot network in Nigeria Google launched a network of free Wi-Fi hotspots in Nigeria on Thursday, part of its effort to increase its presence in Africa’s most populous nation. The U.S. technology firm, owned by Alphabet Inc, has partnered with Nigerian fiber cable network provider 21st Century to provide its public Wi-Fi service, Google Station, in six places in the commercial capital Lagos, including the city’s airport. Internet penetration is relatively low in Nigeria. Some 25.7 percent of the population made use of the internet in 2016, according to World Bank data. The poor internet infrastructure is a major challenge for businesses operating in the country, which is Africa’s largest oil producer. Broadband services are either unreliable or unaffordable to ...

“Nigeria to experience longest total lunar eclipse on Friday”

Nigeria to experience longest total lunar eclipse on Friday Nigeria will on Friday night experience a spectacular total lunar eclipse, which will last for one hour, Prof. Augustine Ubachukwu, the leader of Astronomy and Astrophysics Research Group of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, has said. Ubachukwu disclosed this on Thursday in an interview in Abuja. Nigeria is set to experience a very spectacular total lunar eclipse on Friday, July 27, weather permitting. It will be visible from 9:30.p.m. and last till 11: 220 p.m. This total lunar eclipse will be primarily visible from the world’s Eastern Hemisphere, which are Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Part of South America will be able to watch the final stages of the eclipse just after sunset on July 27. New Zealand will ca...

Fuji Star Wasiu Ayinde Marshal Has No Regrets Endorsing President Buhari For Second Term – See His Reasons

Fuji star Wasiu Ayinde Marshal aka K1 has endorsed Buhari for second term. He recently made this known to a group of journalists at Oyo Amala Restaurant in Omole Lagos. The fuji icon said he has no regret for supporting Buhari because he is entitled to his opinion. His words: “For the first time, we have someone who looks the cabal in the face and tells them enough is enough. He had tried this when he first came as a military ruler. I follow my mind on any issue. The truth is that each and every one of us, either you participate actively or not, is a politician. If you are a man, and it is time to marry, you become a politician, because if you have more than a woman in your life, you have to play some politics in making a choice. “As a man, born by a woman, once you get married, you have t...

The Church Isn’t A Safe Place For Kids – Read Tonto Dikeh’s Advise To Nigerian Parents

While the long awaited vacation steps in, popular Nollywood actress, Tonto Wigo Charity Dikeh takes to Social Media and dishes out advice to parents on how to ensure the safety of their children now that schools are on long term holidays. According to the philanthropist mom-of-one, parents should be mindful of the fact that child molesters and other predators will be on the prowl and may want to prey on these children, if they get the opportunity to do so. See her advice below: ”Now that the holidays are here take note of the following child molestation, abuse, rape, child predators are everywhere seeking whom to devour. You really don’t want to see this happen to your angels (boys or girls). Be extra careful. Know where your children or Nannies/wards are per time. Leave them (Your kids) w...

See Davido Reaction As Sen. Adeleke Wins Osun PDP Governorship Primary

Popular Nigerian singer, Davido Adeleke has reacted to the emergence of his uncle, Sen. Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun state. The senator on Saturday, 21st July, defeated his closest challenger, Akin Ogunbiyi, and emerged as the flag-bearer of the PDP in the September 22 governorship election. Adeleke won by a close margin, securing 1569 votes while Ogunbiyi had 1562. In excitement, the OBO crooner took to his Twitter page to congratulate his uncle. The excited thrilled singer tweeted, “Congrats Uncle!! PDP GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE!!! Uncle Tunji would be looking down smiling right now. Let’s make Osun great Again!” A big congratulations to him!!!! We wish him the best in his political race!!!

N40 Million Hair Model, Chika Lann’s PVC Campaign Causes Stir at Balogun Market

With the continuous voters registration likely to end in August, Nigerian model and reality TV actress, Chika Lann, who went viral on the internet after she revealed that her hairstyle cost a whopping N40 million, came out boldly on Thursday at Balogun market, in Lagos to encourage voters to go and get their PVCs. According to Vanguard, the model rocked in her signature hairstyle which drew wide attention and momentary pause in business activities, Chika Lann advised that the only way Nigerians can get their voices heard is through their PVCs. What are your thoughts? Do you think this will encourage Nigerians to get their PVC.

Never introduce your man to your female friends – Lady advices

NAIJA NEWS: A relationship advice given by a lady to “good girls” has stirred a lot of reactions on social media. According to the lady, with the handle, @audds_x, no matter how much trust you have for your female friends, never introduce them to your man because these girls you think love you will help instigate your man to leave you. She gave the advice with all certainty and added that she’s talking out of experience – but most Twitter users pointed out that this isn’t always true and it’s led to a back and forth between her and her followers. She wrote: “GOOD GIRLS THIS ADVICE IS FOR YOU: NEVER EVER introduce your man to your other FEMALE FRIENDS no matter the level of closeness you feel like you’ve achieved with her, no matter the trust! Set your boundaries that your man is a no...

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