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Actress Georgina Onuoha blasts CNN for not covering Nigerian elections

Actress Georgina Onuoha blasts CNN for not covering Nigerian elections Nigerian actress Georgina Onuoha has called out media giant CNN for not covering Nigerian elections, which held across the country yesterday. The actress accused the American Media outfit of being biased as they obviously covered the recent elections held in America’s Venezuela, while they ignored that of Nigeria, an African country, which obviously was marred by violent in some regions. She wrote: CNN why are you guys not covering the elections in Nigeria where innocent citizens trying to exercise their civic rights are be gunned down? Nigeria �� is the biggest democracy in Africa with almost 200 million people, yet you guys have no decorum and are only interested in Valenzuela. It’s a shame. Is it because we are...

“Don’t vote for Buhari” – Ghanaian actress Afia Schwarzenegger tells Nigerians

“Don’t vote for Buhari” – Ghanaian actress Afia Schwarzenegger tells Nigerians Controversial Ghanaian media personality, Afia Schwarzenegger has advised Nigerian youths in a recent video on her page, not to vote incumbent President Buhari as she says he is not competent and also he is too old to get another chance. Afia who reminded the youths of the time PMB called them ‘lazy’, added that if Buhari is voted into power and dies, his blood will be on the head of Nigerians. Afia Schwarznegger who told Nigerians to vote out Buhari, also recounted how Aisha the Nigerian First lady publicly said her husband is not in control of his government. This however is not the first time the Ghanaian media personality will be calling out PMB. Few months ago, she criticized his speech during Ghana’s 61st ...

Uche Jombo reacts to postponement of elections

Uche Jombo reacts to postponement of elections Nollywood actress Uche Jombo has joined her colleagues in the entertainment industry to react to the postponement of the elections, announced few hours ago by INEC. Uche Jombo who wondered why INEC waited till the eve of election day to announce the postponement, stated that International observers and corps members have already invested so much in the elections. She wrote: This is very disappointing @inecnigeria International observers are in Nigeria, youth corpers assigned to you are sleeping on floor ,people travelled to vote, budget spent, Its been 4years in the making yet you waited till today.. election day to postpone it She also shared: Come 23rd February #NigeriaDecides2019 Make no mistake this is a very important election people plea...

Tonto Dikeh is my best friend – Cross-dresser Bobrisky

Nigerian cross-dresser, Bobrisky has made it clear he has no friends apart from actress Tonto Dikeh and one Bimpe. According to him, every other friend is just an acquaintance. He also said he is not scared to confront anyone even it it leads to death as he is shameless. In his own words: “Let me tell u little thing about me. I’m Bobrisky the QUEEN of all slayer . I’m interesting to chill with because I will make u laugh out your sorrows. “I mind my business a lot.. I don’t follow people because people are following them. I don’t care wat u do with your life in as much u are not disturbing me. I might look so Beautiful or handsome which ever one u all choose. “But I’m crazy asf, I’m also shameless because I give zero fvck wat people say about me. If u look for my trouble I will give it to ...

I’m going to enrich my friends if I become president – Atiku

I’m going to enrich my friends if I become president – Atiku The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, says among other things, if elected into power he will enrich his friends. The PDP candidate stated this on Wednesday while addressing the business community in Lagos at an event themed “Getting Nigeria’s Economy Working : A Pragmatic Approach. “I am not going to enrich members of my family but my friends. “Are my friends not entitled to be enriched? As long as there is no element of corruption there,” he said. Beyond that, Atiku also vowed to privatise the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) if he gets into power. He said, “I am committed to privatizing NNPC, I said it.” He had previously announced that he would privatise the oil c...

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. pic.twitter.com/m3t7BdRDfD — 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...

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