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Cute throwback photos of D’banj’s son who drowned in a swimming pool

Son of Nigerian superstar singer D'banj accidentally drowned in a swimming pool. by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The one year old Daniel was the only child of D'banj and his wife Didi Kilgrow. Check out cute throwback photos of the late Daniel.

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See complete list of new APC executives

Nigeria's ruling party elects new executives at national convention by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The national convention of the All Progressive Congress (APC) came to an end on Sunday after the election of its new execitves.  At the electoral concebtion that took place at Eagle Square Abuja, former Edo State governor Adams Oshiomole emerged as Chairman… Continue reading See complete list of new APC executives

News

Did Mugabe try to kill President Mnangagwa?

Zimbabwean President survives assassination attempt by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnanagagwa on Saturday 23 June survived an assassination attempt as a bomb rocked a xamoaign rally he attended. According to reports, two presidential aides lost their lives in the explosion. Many Zimbabweans are speculating  that outstered president Robert Mugabe could have been… Continue reading Did Mugabe try to kill President Mnangagwa?

2018 World Cup · Sports

More praises for Nigerian defender Kenneth Omeruo after impressive outing against Poland

Russia 2018 Nigerian defender Kenneth Omeruo has received many accolades over his impressive performance during Nigeria's 2-0 win over Iceland.  by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The defender who came in as a second half substitute performed so well that his club Chelsea FC were so full of praises for him. He has been commended holding his… Continue reading More praises for Nigerian defender Kenneth Omeruo after impressive outing against Poland

education

Prof. Okebukola Explains Why Nigerian Universities Rank Poorly Globally 

Education in Nigeria by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP Have you wondered why Nigerian Universities rank poorly globally? On the African continent, Nigerian tertiary institutions are not ranked among the best. The dwindling standards of Nigerian  university education has become  worrisome  owing  to the fact that our universities  churn out  graduates in hundreds of thousands yearly. These… Continue reading Prof. Okebukola Explains Why Nigerian Universities Rank Poorly Globally 

2018 World Cup · Sports

Francis Uzoho: Super Eagles Goalkeeper Embroiled in Age Controversy 

Russia 2018 Soccer fans question the age of Nigerian goal keeper by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP Many people are wondering if Nigeria's number one shot stopper, Francis Uzoho is truly nineteen years old According to his official records, Uzoho was born on 28 October 1998.  So he is 19 years old but many people are not… Continue reading Francis Uzoho: Super Eagles Goalkeeper Embroiled in Age Controversy 

2018 World Cup · Sports

Russia 2018: World Cup Results and Fixtures  

Russia 2018 2018 World Cup Results and Fixtures  by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP Thursday 14 June Opening Match: Russia 5 - Saudi Arabia 0Stadium: Moscow Luzhniski Staduum Friday 15 June Egypt 0 - Uruguay 1 Morocco 0 Iran 1 Portugal 3 Spain 3 Saturday 16 June France 2 - Australia 1 Iceland 1 - Argentina 1 Peru… Continue reading Russia 2018: World Cup Results and Fixtures  

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June 12: Buhari, Obasanjo and IBB apologize to family of MKO Abiola

President Muhammadu Buhari has apologized to the family of MKO Abiola, the presumed winner of the June 12, 1993 Presidential elections.  This apology was given during the posthumous investiture of GCFR award to MKP Abiola and GCON to the Vice Presidential candidate of the SDP in the election, Babagana Kingibe.  Also,  former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo… Continue reading June 12: Buhari, Obasanjo and IBB apologize to family of MKO Abiola

Global · Singapore Summit

Trump-Kim Summit: US President and North Korean Leader Sign Historic Agreement

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday June 12, 2018 met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Both leaders met at the Sentosa Island Resort in Singapore for a historic summit. The first of its kind between a sitting US President and a North Korean leader.  In the agreement, North Korea commited to implementation of… Continue reading Trump-Kim Summit: US President and North Korean Leader Sign Historic Agreement

Lagos

Third Mainland Bridge Suicide: Woman abandons car and jumps into Lagos Lagoon 

Another Suicide On Third Mainland Bridge by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP A yet to be identified woman parked her Ford jeep  on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos and jumped into the lagoon. The marine police are still looking for the body of the unidentified woman.  The increasing rate of suicide in Nigeria has become alarming.… Continue reading Third Mainland Bridge Suicide: Woman abandons car and jumps into Lagos Lagoon 

Travel

Wahala: The Pidgin English Word, Meanings and Origins 

Pidgin English is a languge spoken predominantly in West Africa. It is popular among English speaking countries in W/Africa namely: Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone.  The language is a blend of the English Language and local West African Languages including Hausa, Akan, Ibo, Yoruba, Mande, etc.  Let's examine one pidgin English word, "wahala" it's… Continue reading Wahala: The Pidgin English Word, Meanings and Origins 

Entertainment News · Music

“This Is Nigeria”: Aggrieved Muslim Rights Group MURIC wants to ‘Report’ Falz to the appropriate authority 

Muslim group who threatened to drag Falz to court over "This Is Nigeria" music video say they will report him to the appropriate authorities. The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has said that they will report Nigerian comic rapper Falz to the appropriate authorities after he declined their request to take down his controversial "This Is… Continue reading “This Is Nigeria”: Aggrieved Muslim Rights Group MURIC wants to ‘Report’ Falz to the appropriate authority 

Global · Singapore Summit

Trump-Kim Singapore Summit – all updates 

President Trump and Chairman Kim arrive Singapore for historic meeting Straight after pulling out of G7 joint statement, US President Donald Trump heads to Singapore to meet with North Korea's Kim Jong Un US President Donald Trump will meet with the North Korean leader on June 12 in a historic summit in Singapore. Top on… Continue reading Trump-Kim Singapore Summit – all updates 

Celebrity

#BBNaija’s Nina hailed as she vows to resume school 

Ex Big Brother Naija finalist, Nina has received commendations for affirming that she will return to school.  The reality TV star had left her education at the Imo State University IMSU to contest in the Big Brother Naija TV show.  Many concerned people urged her to return to school after it looked like she was… Continue reading #BBNaija’s Nina hailed as she vows to resume school 

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Police invite Senate President Bukola Saraki over alleged sponsoring of Offa bank robberies 

Investigations in the Offa bank robberies of April 5, 2018 on Offa, Kwara State has indicted the Senate President of Nigeria,  Sen. Bukola Saraki and he has been invited for questioning by the Nigerian Police Force.  The indictment of the Senate President  was made known in the report of the investigations into the robberies which… Continue reading Police invite Senate President Bukola Saraki over alleged sponsoring of Offa bank robberies 

Sports

Aina and Agu dropped as Gernot Rohr releases #SuperEagles final 23-man squad 

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has released his final squad ahead of the FIFA 2018 World Cup holding in Russia. Out of the remaining 25 man team,  Ola Aina and Mikel were dropped. Here is the final Super Eagles 23-man squad that will fly Nigeria's flag at the 2018 World Cup.  Goalkeepers: Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa… Continue reading Aina and Agu dropped as Gernot Rohr releases #SuperEagles final 23-man squad 

Celebrity

Instablog9ja apologises to #BBNaija’s Khloe for saying she is HIV positive  

Nigerian social media blog, Instablog9ja has penned down an apology letter to ex Big Brother Naija housemate, Khloe after they made a post stating they Khloe is suffering from the Human Imununodeficiency Virus HIV.  This was after an IG user asked her if she was HIV positive and she  jokingly replied "yes. "  Khloe on her… Continue reading Instablog9ja apologises to #BBNaija’s Khloe for saying she is HIV positive