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Criticism will not stop broadcasting code amendment to empower Nigerians|Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the Federal Government will not be stampeded into abandoning its ongoing efforts to amend the Nigeria Broadcasting Code to ensure the production in Nigeria of ‘Nigerian content or local content’ programmes. The Minister stated this in Abuja on Friday when he received a delegation… Continue reading Criticism will not stop broadcasting code amendment to empower Nigerians|Lai Mohammed

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An X Ray of Immanuel Ifediata’s Outburst: A Response To An Appauling Nigerian Reality

It wont be a thing of surprise to find many Nigerians lashing out on Immanuel Ifediata, a young Nigerian graduate confronted by the hash realities of the present day Nigeria. It is no more news that a young man cannot marry a woman of his choice if he can’t take care of her immediate and… Continue reading An X Ray of Immanuel Ifediata’s Outburst: A Response To An Appauling Nigerian Reality

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Every 7 seconds, a young girl becomes a bride – report

A child bride is a girl who enters into marriage before she reaches the age of 18 years. Most times, child brides are either forced or tricked into marriage by their families. This adversely affects the future and development of the child. The girl who gets married before 18 years might loose an opportunity to complete her education. Also… Continue reading Every 7 seconds, a young girl becomes a bride – report

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Stop depending on men for money – Kate Henshaw advises Nigerian women

Nollywood actress Kate Henshaw has expressed her frustration with ladies who cannot provide for themselves but depend solely on men for income to survive. Kate shared her thoughts via a post on twitter. She said: “I cannot for the life of me understand why a woman will not be financially stable or capable to hold her own… Continue reading Stop depending on men for money – Kate Henshaw advises Nigerian women

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Why should anyone care about Malia Obama’s weed video?

Lots of controversy has trailed the 9-second video of 18-year-old daughter of President Barack Obama smoking what many suspected to be cannabis. Malia Obama was at the Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago, Illinois where the video which has generated to much buzz was captured. The question now is, should anyone care? Because she is the daughter of President Obama… Continue reading Why should anyone care about Malia Obama’s weed video?

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How fake Niger Delta Avengers deceived Nigeria’s Youth Minister Solomon Dalung

  Nigeria’s quest to quickly dialogue with the militant group blowing up pipelines and disrupting the flow of oil and crippling the economy has met a downturn as a government delegation led by the minister for Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung fell to swindlers who claimed to be members of the dreaded Niger Delta Avengers.… Continue reading How fake Niger Delta Avengers deceived Nigeria’s Youth Minister Solomon Dalung

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Keke rider in Anambra runs mad after training his fiancée in Unizik

    Hunan beings can be heartless. Here isva story of a keke drive who trained his fiance at the Nnammdi Azikiwe University Awka only fo her to graduate and  abandon him for another man. The man turns renders the keke man useless after he refuses to accept N1 million and forget his fiancée. Read… Continue reading Keke rider in Anambra runs mad after training his fiancée in Unizik

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​Lawrence Anini, the myth, the legend  

Lawrence Nomanyagbon Anini, Nigeria’s most notorious armed robber, was born sometime in 1960. He terrorised the old Bendel State, especially its capital, Benin City in the 1980s. By 1986, his robbery exploits had reached such a terrible level that it became a national issue. He operated along with his lieutenant, Monday Osunbor, and others. However,… Continue reading ​Lawrence Anini, the myth, the legend  

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#PLEASEFREECHARLESOKAH: Charles Okah’s daughter writes open letter to President Buhari

​ Tarila Okah, the daughter of  Charles Okah accused of masterminding Independence Day bombing in 2010 has written an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. In her letter, Tarila decried the ploy by the Nigerian judiciary to prolong the  case and keep her father in detention indefinitely. She expressed sadness over the fact that she… Continue reading #PLEASEFREECHARLESOKAH: Charles Okah’s daughter writes open letter to President Buhari

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Equality: Senator Dino Melaye proposes “State-of-Residence” to replace “State-of-Origin”

Senator representing Kogi West constituency and Chairman Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Senator Dino Melaye has suggested that State-of-Residence” should replace the age long “State of-Origin” so as to breed national cohesion and unity among Nigerians. Sen. Melaye gave this suggestion while speaking at the unveiling ceremony of the logo and medal of… Continue reading Equality: Senator Dino Melaye proposes “State-of-Residence” to replace “State-of-Origin”

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The death camp called government hospitals in Nigeria – Ekene Som Mekwunye

I didn’t how bad our public health sector is until after a very painful sojourn at 2 Government hospitals recently. It still feels like a nightmare and I wish someone would just pinch me out of this trance. I would like to share my experience of the longest 3 days of my life. I love… Continue reading The death camp called government hospitals in Nigeria – Ekene Som Mekwunye

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How fraudstars cloned the phone number of Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode

Two cocoa farmers in Lagos have been remanded in prison custody after they allegedly cloned the mobile number of governor Akinwunmi Ambode. Jamiu Rilwanu and Oyewole Balogun, cocoa farmers cum fraudstars using the cloned line of governor Ambode attempted to withdraw N50 million from the account of the Lagos state government. Mr. Peter Okerinmodun of… Continue reading How fraudstars cloned the phone number of Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode

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Crashing Rain Drops — Nnamdi Ugwu

I was severely distressed by evil spirits, in the hospital, last night. The patients had been all comfortable, during the day. But, once midnight closed in and, I wanted to catch a nap, the evil spirits came. Then, suddenly, some of the patients started feeling unstable. One man stood out. According to the new nurse,… Continue reading Crashing Rain Drops — Nnamdi Ugwu

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James Ocholi’s death and the driver without a name

The deaths of Nigeria’s minister of state for Labour and Employment, James Ocholi, his wife Fatima Ocholi and their first son in an auto crash on Sunday along Abuja-Kaduna road sent the people of Dekina LGA and the entire Kogi state into mourning. They had lost a great son! Igala Land has lost two illustrious… Continue reading James Ocholi’s death and the driver without a name