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IKOYI CASH: Whistleblower gets N421m, jets out of Nigeria

The Federal Government, yesterday, paid N421 million to the Ikoyi whistle blower, who provided information leading to the discovery of $43.5 million, £27,800 and...

Before you sign that Affidavit of Support – By Ogochukwu Victor...

  Citizens of the United States are frequently approached by family and friends applying to immigrate to the United States to provide an affidavit of...

COMMUNITY NEWS

Chike Nweke installed as 2018 President of Inglewood Board of Realtors

It was moment of pride for the African & Nigerian Diaspora community in California and the United States as one of own own- Chike...

NIGERIA

IKOYI CASH: Whistleblower gets N421m, jets out of Nigeria

The Federal Government, yesterday, paid N421 million to the Ikoyi whistle blower, who provided information leading to the discovery of $43.5 million, £27,800 and...

SPORTS

2018 World Cup: Nigeria to face Argentina again (See full draw)

The Super Eagles of Nigeria were, on Friday, drawn in Group D to play against Iceland, Croatia and nemesis, Argentina in the group stage of the 2018...

Kalejaiye’s skills making him ‘tremendous asset’ for Saints

You won’t find many, if any, who question Ife Kalejaiye’s fortitude. Night in and out for the Saints, the 168-pound sophomore guard will draw the...

Entertainment

”I was born blind” – Chidinma Ekile

Nigerian Singer, and Mtn Project Fame winner, Chidinma Ekile, AKA Ms Kedike, has revealed she was born blind. The star singer in an Interview with...

Timaya may become first Nigerian-based act to win Grammy award, bags...

King of afro-dancehall, Timaya, may become the first Nigerian-based act to win Grammy award, haven bagged a Grammy Nomination for featuring on Morgan Heritage’s...

Nollywood stars take to the red carpet dressed like Arabian kings...

Several Nollywood stars attend the premiere of a comedy film The celebs are dressed according to the Arabian Nights theme of the event Banky W, Adesua...

How SARS operatives harassed me, slapped my manager – Falz

Multiple award winning singer and actor, Folarin Falana popularly called Falz, yesterday shared his bitter experience with SARS officials following the #EndSARS movement launched...

Joke Silva tells her story, reveals she was adopted from foster...

Veteran Nollywood actress, Joke Silva-Jacobs, has revealed she was an adopted child of the Silva Family. According to the screen goddess, she was adopted decades...

How I survived four miscarriages – Paul Okoye’s wife

Wife to Paul of Psquare has revealed she survived four miscarriages before giving birth to her twins. One half of superstar duo P-square, Paul Okoye and...

Politics

Tinubu: I Have Absolute Confidence in Osinbajo, No Plan to Replace...

The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, wednesday put to rest speculations that he might be picked by President...

Why Must The Next Nigerian President Come From The North? By...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), the main opposition party in Nigeria, has concluded its long-awaited national convention. The main takeaway from the gathering is...

Atiku’s Defection: Between APC’s Failure And Ambition

As former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar formally defects from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), SOLOMON AYADO writes...

2019 Presidency: Angry Atiku shuns press, others after talks with IBB

Journalists and supporters of former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar were, yesterday, shocked after the former vice-president came out from a meeting with former President Ibrahim...

Happiness to Nigerians: Atiku floors Buhari in online poll by Reno

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has floored President Muhammadu Buhari in an online poll for bringing happiness to Nigerians, conducted by the number one...

It’s Time To Focus On Governance And Stop Blaming Jonathan —...

The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has admonished his colleagues in the Muhammadu Buhari administration to stop blaming former President Goodluck Jonathan. Mr. Amaechi said...

United States

Nigerian Omarosa quits $180,000 White House job

Omarosa Manigault, a Nigerian who is director of communications for the White House’s office of public liaison, has resigned. According to sources, Manigault who earns $180,000 per...

Pistorius re-sentenced to longer jail term

Reeva Steenkamp "can now rest in peace," her family said Friday, after a South African high court more than doubled Oscar Pistorius' sentence for...

US quits Unesco over ‘anti-Israel bias’

The US is pulling out of the UN's cultural organisation Unesco, accusing it of "anti-Israel" bias. The agency is known for designating world heritage sites...

Stephen Paddock: What we know about the Las Vegas gunman who...

Police have identified Stephen Paddock as the gunman who opened fire on concertgoers from a hotel room in Las Vegas, killing at least 59...

Number of Nigerian students in American universities revealed

The number of Nigerian students in the United States of America has been revealed. US Consul-General in Lagos, John Bray said on Thursday that up...

At least 217 dead after powerful earthquake hits central Mexico

Emergency crews and volunteers are digging through rubble with their bare hands in search of trapped survivors after a powerful earthquake stuck central Mexico on Tuesday...