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Nigeria Ends Admission of Female Combatant Cadets into Army

Authorities in Nigeria have put an end to recruitment of combatant female cadets into the nation’s military. According to reports, the Armed Forces Councilmmade the recommendation to put an end to the programme which was initiated by former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration in 2011 due to poor performance of female cadets at the Nigerian Defense Academy.… Continue reading Nigeria Ends Admission of Female Combatant Cadets into Army

Entertainment News

AFRiMA 2017: Full List of Award Winners

The 2017 edition All Africa Music Awards held on Sunday, November 12, 2017. The event was hosted by multiple award winning singer Akon and featured stars from all over the African continent. Here is the full list of winners: ARTISTE OF THE YEAR:Wizkid (Nigeria) AFRICAN FANS FAV:The Dogg (Namibia) ALBUM OF THE YEAR:Eddy Kenzo –… Continue reading AFRiMA 2017: Full List of Award Winners

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We Are Not The Worst Police Force In The World – Nigerian Police

The Nigerian police force has reacted to a viral report stating that it is the worst rated Police outfit in the world. In a statement signed by Police PRO, CSP Jimoh Moshood, obtained by PoliticsNGR, the Nigerian police counters the report stating that it is ‘One of the best in the world and the best… Continue reading We Are Not The Worst Police Force In The World – Nigerian Police

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Eedris Abdulkareem chides TuFace over Blackface calls him “stupid boy”

Eedris Abdulkareem has replied Tuface Idibia and called him out on his social media over his row with Blackface. Eedris claimed that he influenced Tuface’s growth in the industry. Tuface had, in a series of tweets, responded to Eedris’ rants a few weeks ago, where he said Tuface should have helped his former label mate,… Continue reading Eedris Abdulkareem chides TuFace over Blackface calls him “stupid boy”

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PDP records sweeping victory at Enugu LG elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has swept the 14 chairmanship election results released by the Enugu State Independent Electoral Commission (ENSIEC) in Saturday’s local government election. The party also swept all ward councillorship positions in 11 Local Government Areas also announced by the commission. The Chairman of ENSIEC, Dr Mike Ajogwu, announced the results at… Continue reading PDP records sweeping victory at Enugu LG elections

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NYSC Corps member Says YES to her man at POP

Its was a day to remember as a corps member serving in Port Harcourt, Rivers state got engaged on the day of passing out from National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). The corps member identified as Uzezi Oseh never anticipated what awaited her as she passed out of the NYSC scheme with her fellow batch B… Continue reading NYSC Corps member Says YES to her man at POP

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FG Explains Delay in Payment of Monthly Allowance to NYSC Corps Members

The Management of the National Youth Service Corps regrets the delay being experienced in the payment of personal allowance to corps members. Management wishes to inform Corps members and the rest of the public that funds have since been released by the Federal Government, but the delay is as a result of technical problems with… Continue reading FG Explains Delay in Payment of Monthly Allowance to NYSC Corps Members

Celebrity

Nigerian Reality TV Star GUS 3 Winner Hector Joberteh Shot Dead in Lagos

Winner of Nigerian reality TV show Gulder Ultimate Search 3, Hector Joberteh has been shot dead by gunmen in Lagos. Hector was shot on Saturday September 2 after returning from the Murtala Mohammed International Airport where he picked up his younger brother. The alleged assailants trailed Hector from the airport to his home where he… Continue reading Nigerian Reality TV Star GUS 3 Winner Hector Joberteh Shot Dead in Lagos

Sports

Usain Bolt bows out with injury at London 2017 IAAF championship

Track and field legend, Usain Bolt ended his career on a sorrowful note as he fell in the track at his final race due to injury. Bolt fell few moments after receiving the baton from his Jamaican team mate Yohan Blake at the 4×100 meter race. Bolt’s injury has been attributed to the cold the… Continue reading Usain Bolt bows out with injury at London 2017 IAAF championship

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Kenyan women are fascinated about IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba

Ezra Chiloba, CEO of Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), has become the subject of fascination among women since the Kenya general elections of August 8, 2017. Mr. Chiloba attained popularity amongst Kenyan womenfolk after remaining the face of the elections in the country and updating the masses on the develoments since voting began… Continue reading Kenyan women are fascinated about IEBC CEO Ezra Chiloba

Politricks

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma survives no confidence vote

South African President Jacob Zuma has survived a no confidence vote that held in parliament today. The vote held by secret ballot for the first time to enable anti zuma ANC MP’s vote in favour of the motion. After a two-hour debate and lengthy voting process, 198 MPs voted against the opposition Democratic Alliance’s bid… Continue reading South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma survives no confidence vote

Entertainment News

Rihanna is helping girls get to school in Malawi with bikes

American music star, Rihanna has extended her philanthropy towards helping girls in Malawi get to school in an education campaign called 1 Km Action. She is partnering with Chinese bike-sharing company Ofo through her Clara Lionel Foundation which will fund scholarships for girls in Malawi through the foundation’s Global Scholarship Program, and donate bikes to… Continue reading Rihanna is helping girls get to school in Malawi with bikes

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Pass.ng Co-Founder Samson Abioye Dies at 25

Tech guru who co-founded Nigerian fast growing educational website, pass.ng, Samson Abioye, has passed on. The 25-year-old is reported to have slumped and died on Friday, July 28th 2017. Until his death he was the CEO of Pass.ng, an education website that helps  you condary school students prepare for their Senior  School Certificate Exams (SSCE)… Continue reading Pass.ng Co-Founder Samson Abioye Dies at 25

Issues

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

Politricks

​How Governor Okowa, Friday Osanebi Ploted Hon. Igbuya’s Impeachment

Revelation and reasons why Hon. Monday Igbuya was impeached recently has emerged.   According to a reveal-it-all report signed and made available to journalists by Temisan Oritsejolomi who is the Spokesman of Delta Youths Vanguard, Asaba said, “Immediately Gov. Okowa won the gubernatorial election and settled down to form a government, Hon. Monday Igbuya was not his dream… Continue reading ​How Governor Okowa, Friday Osanebi Ploted Hon. Igbuya’s Impeachment

Issues

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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Nigeria: Police officer accidentally shoots woman while chasing con man  

In what appeared to be a manhunt for internet fraudstars turned bloody as a stray bullet killed an in innocent bystander in Mushin, Lagos.. The innocent vimctim identified as Mama Ayo was shot dead by a policeman serving in the Lagos State Anti Robbery Squad SARS while the suspected scammers escaped.  . The trigger happy… Continue reading Nigeria: Police officer accidentally shoots woman while chasing con man