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Suicide bomber kills six, injures 11 in Nigeria market: NEMA

A suicide bomber struck a crowded market in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Friday, killing six people, the national Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said, in an attack that bore the hallmarks of Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, but Maiduguri, the capital of Borno state, has often been targeted by Boko Haram in its campaign to carve out an Islamic "caliphate" in Nigeria's northeast.

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Reporter of the Year to get N1m in Nigerian Breweries Awards

Nigerian Breweries Plc has announced plans for the 7th edition of its Golden Pen Awards.
At a press briefing in Lagos, the company’s Corporate Affairs Adviser, Kufre Ekanem said this year’s award would retain the same mechanisms used last year where journalists and media houses are expected to send in entries based on selected themes to encourage media focus on critical sectors of the Nigerian economy.

Three Sisters Die In Fire Outbreak In Lagos

Three sisters were reportedly burnt to death as midnight fire ravaged some shops on Friday morning in the Mechanic Village area of Oke Afa, Isolo, Lagos.
The three sisters were aged 5, 7, and 12 years and were of the same parents. Their names were not ascertained as at the time of the incident.
According to Daily Post, it was difficult for the girls to escape the inferno as their guardians had reportedly locked them in a shop before the incident.

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Chadian army kill 100 Boko Haram insurgents

At least 100 militants have been killed in an operation launched a fortnight ago against Boko Haram jihadists holed up in the islands of Lake Chad, the Chadian army said in a statement Friday.
“117 terrorists have been killed, two Chadian soldiers died and two others were wounded” in the operation, said army spokesman Colonel Azem Bermendoa Agouna, adding the operation was ongoing.
There was no immediate confirmation of the toll by an independent source.

Study says fat should be the sixth taste

Fat needs its place alongside the basic tastes of sweet, sour, bitter, salty and umami because it evokes unique sensations, US researchers said in a new study. The sixth flavor should be known as “oleogustus,” a combination of oily and taste in Latin, according to Purdue University scientists who published their study in the journal Chemical Senses. “The taste component of fat is often described as bitter or sour because it is unpleasant, but new evidence reveals fatty acids evoke a unique sensation satisfying another element of the criteria for what constitutes a basic taste,” said Richard Mattes, a professor of science and nutrition.

Microsoft Fires 85% Of Nigerian Workers

On Thursday Microsoft sacked 85% of the employees in the Nigerian office.
The Punch reports that 34 of the 40 employees in the Nigerian office of its phone division were sacked 24 hours after the company’s latest Windows 10 was made available in Nigeria and 189 other countries.
According to the source, the downsizing was part of the global decision of Microsoft to streamline its phone division.

We Are Strongly Behind President Buhari – Pro Saraki Senators

Some senators of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the North who were among the 81 senators that passed a vote of confidence on Senator Bukola Saraki -led Senate leadership have denied working against the interest of President Muhammadu Buhari.

I was once a driver -Fayose speaks

Ayodele Fayose, governor of Ekiti state, went down memory lane on Thursday during the swearing-in ceremony of the new Osun state executives of the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN).
At the ceremony, which took place in Ado Ekiti, capital of the state, the governor said he raised money for his education at the Ibadan Polytechnic in Oyo state, from driving for commercial purpose.

APGA sells membership card for N100

The All Progressive Grand Alliance in Abuja on Thursday began the revalidation of its members, and the registration of new ones and pegged its membership card at N100.
The party also reacted to the outcome of the last general election and mocked the Peoples Democratic Party which boasted that it would rule Nigeria for 60 years.
The National Chairman of APGA, Dr. Victor Oye, said these during the party’s national retreat for members of its national working committee, six zonal and 36 state chairmen.

Lyrics: Vector – King Kong (Remix) ft. Phyno, Reminisce, Classiq & Uzi

[Intro]
Ara ra ra ra…ororororo
Ara ra ra ra …ororororo
Why you dey looking at me?
[Phyno – Verse 1]
King of my city kam bu king kong
Lekwa umu lolo m sie m you go live long
Men bu aka n’abu and o kwa machine gun
Anyi mafuta aka n’elu ka o bu stick cut
Enwe m ya right? My nigga hear me right?
Its obvious my flows to sweet You cant help but to buy it
And enwe lu m word from my niggas biko muru anya overnite
Mana icho idi ocha, diri ocha mana eyi le china white
Apasa go m,na ele all men ka nwada
Agba go m mgburogwu mana ufodu chie na m kaghi aka
Onu dizi mmanu mmanu before aka di aja aja
But nevertheless, my niggahs are willing, anyi ncha aga go far
Akwu m na mgbago,akwu m ka their pillar
Real recognize real, my nigga you don’t look familiar
Mess how you can but nwanne you don’t mess with my milla
Maka anyi na ekpo na aza chazie ka anyi bu catapillar
[Hook & Chorus]
Oshamo
Emi l’oba se
Believe the kingdom
Shooting non-stop omo see machine gun
Vector at your door like ding ding dong
Bea…

JAMB: FG Reverses New Admission Policy

On Tuesday 28th July, 2015 the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr. MacJohn Nwaobiala while interacting with State House correspondents after briefing President Muhammadu Buhari on his ministry’s activities and educational challenges at the Presidential Villa, Abuja pointed at the new admission policy by Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
That the policy had led to protests in some parts of the country as certain candidates who applied to the University of Lagos were unable to register for the school’s Post UTME after the school allegedly made use of 250 marks as a screening benchmark.

Nollywood Now Second Biggest Producer Of Films In The World

Nollywood, Nigeria’s film industry, is now priced at $5 billion and makes more films than Hollywood in the U.S, but less than the largest film industry, India’s Bollywood, according to Al Jazeera.
Nigeria's film industry has only 14 cinemas available to a country that is home to more than 170 million people. Each week, Nollywood creates as many as 50 original Nigerian films.

I'm not the only guy who broke Yvonne Nelson's heart - Iyanya

Nigerian Afro pop crooner, Iyanya has finally opened up about his much-publicized split from Yvonne Nelson.
In an interview with MTV Base on their Real Talk show, the ‘Kukere’ hit maker admitted he broke Yvonne Nelson’s heart when the pair were dating.
He is however unhappy that he is deemed ‘evil’ just because he broke up with Yvonne.

Oyo records 107 deaths for the past four months ─ FRSC

The Oyo State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps said it recorded 107 deaths in 137 road accidents within the first quarter of 2015.
The Sector Commander, Mr Yusuf Salami, added that 688 persons sustained injuries within the period.

Poly student kills friend over unpaid debt in Akwa-Ibom State

A student of the federal polytechnic, Oko in Anambra state who was doing his industrial attachment in Akwa Ibom State is now answering questions from security agents about how he allegedly killed his friend, dismembering the body and dumping the parts in a nearby bush.
Stephen Anona, 32, from Njikoka in Anambra State allegedly slaughtered Daniel Bassey Solomon, from Uruan local government area of Akwa Ibom like goat with the head, hands and legs cut-off and carefully stacked the body parts inside bags and dumped it close to his house.

Nigeria, Cameroon vow to step up cooperation against Boko Haram

The leaders of Nigeria and Cameroon pledged on Thursday to improve the exchange of intelligence and security cooperation along their border in a bid to tackle Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
In the first visit to Cameroon by Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari since he was elected in March, he and his Cameroonian counterpart Paul Biya both expressed support for a planned regional taskforce to fight Boko Haram, according to a joint statement.

Kidnapper and Military accomplice arrested in Onitsha [PHOTOS]

A 28-year-old notorious kidnapper, Henry Chibueze, popularly called ‘Vampire’, has been arrested alongside his informant.
He was said to have been on his way to kidnap tribunal Judges lodged at Disney Hotels, along Onitsha-Owerri Road, when nemesis caught up with him.
Reports say he confessed he had been into the act for a very long time.

Isabella Ayuk, Former Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria Joins Nollywood (Photos)

The trend to join Nollywood is still on....
The latest to join is is Isabella Ayuk, Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria 2012 who was spotted at a movie location in Lagos.

Kwara uses N3.5bn NLNG dividend to pay salaries

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has said the state government used its share of N3.5bn from the $2.1bn Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Company Limited dividend recently received from the Federal Government to pay the salaries of its workers.
He stated that the state government got N2.1bn, while the 16 local government councils in the state received N1.4bn from the N3.5bn, adding that though the NLNG dividend was not strictly meant for salary payment, the money was used for that purpose by the state and local governments.

Obasanjo reveals how Yar’Adua refunded $750m for refineries

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has given an insight into how his successor, the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, said he was pressurized into reversing the sale of the nation’s oil refineries which he had concluded before leaving office in 2007.
Still in his serialized interview with the Channels Television programme: ‘Book Club’, monitored in Abuja on Wednesday, Obasanjo lamented that Yar’Adua did not only cancel the sale, but also refunded the $750m paid by business mogul, Aliko Dangote, who led a consortium of investors to buy the troubled facilities.

JAMB: Check The Institution You Have Been Posted For Admission 2015/2016

I am glad to inform all jamb candidates of the 2015 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and general public that checking of institution posted for admission by JAMB can now be checking online.

It was announced by the Head of JAMB, Lagos, Dr. Beatrice Okorie that candidates can begin to check the institution they have been posted for admission by JAMB online, starting from Monday 3rd of August.

University Of Lagos (UNI-LAG) Post U.T.M.E Form/School Of Nursing Form/Diploma Form/Direct Entry Form/Pre-degree Form/and Part-Time Form For 2015/2016

University of Lagos (UNI-LAG) post U.T.M.E form/School of Nursing form/Diploma form/Direct entry form/Pre-degree form/and part-Time form for 2015/2016 session is on sale now. For purchase and more information call the Co-ordinator in-charge. Dr Paul on 08104472283

Nigeria to raise ₦195bn in Treasury bills

Federal Govt. plans to sell₦195.17Billion ($981 million) worth of 3-month, 6-month and 1-year Treasury bills on August 5, the central bank of Nigeria (CBN) said on Wednesday.
The bank said in a statement it would sell₦45.17 billion worth of the 3-month paper,₦30 billion of the 6-month bill and₦120 billion in the 1-year debt next week, using the Dutch auction System.

AFRIMA Postpones 2015 Registration Date to 31st July

The organizers of the 2015 edition of All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) have disclosed that the registration for participation in the event has been extended to Friday, July 31, 2015.
This was as a result of an appeal from stakeholders in the African music industry during the stakeholders’ conference in Morocco.

Husband Cuts Off Wife's Hand For Adultery

Jacob Nwachukwu from Abala in Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State, reportedly cut off his wife’s left hand over allegation of adultery.
Narrating how it all happened, a neighbour who spoke to VANGUARD anonymously said, the couple had lived in the city for years before the husband lost his job and had to relocate to the village, leaving his wife, a trader, in the city.

Boko Haram insurgents raids and kills 29 villagers in northeast Nigeria

Witnesses say Boko Haram extremists shot and killed 29 people in two Christian enclaves of northeast Nigeria.
Monday’s was the latest in a spate of attacks that have killed hundreds in recent weeks and spilled across Nigeria’s borders.
Resident Paul Ali Dille said Tuesday that most people in Dille village ran but those who could not were gunned down and many homes were set ablaze.

Nigerian police embraces electronic fingerprinting

The Nigerian police is about to join the digital age in forensic criminal investigation by embracing electronic fingerprinting.
Force Public Relations officer, CP Emmanuel Ojukwu spoke today of a ‘robust fusion’, between the Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase and the Association of Criminal Records Office, based in the United Kingdom (UK).

Army Claims Responsibility For Sporadic Shooting In Damaturu

The Nigerian Army has claimed responsibility for the sporadic firing experienced on Tuesday in Damaturu, the Yobe State’s capital.
According to some residents, there were rapid firings with all sorts of military hardware in the Yobe State’s capital, north-east Nigeria, at about 7:30 pm and lasted for an hour.

Lagos police command gets new spokesperson

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Fatai Owoseni, has appointed DSP Patricia Amadin as the new Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command.
Amadin, who is occupying the position in acting capacity, replaces DSP Kenneth Nwosu, who has been redeployed to force headquarters, Abuja.
Nwosu presented the new spokesperson to reporters on Monday in Lagos.

Breakfast Jokes With Johnny...

Akpors played Nairabet and won N20million naira. So he went to claim his money
AKPORS: “I want my 20 million naira.”
MAN: We will give you one million naira today. You will get the rest within the next 2 years.
Akpors said, “Gimme my money now! I won it, and I want it now!”
Akpors got furious and shouted, “If you are not going to give me my 20 million naira now, then give me back my N100!”
One word for Akpors this time?

Must Read Fiction Series: Curse of The Seventh Sword – The War of Two Realms: Chapter One – War

The fireball was launched into the air, and wailed angrily as it travelled towards its doomed destination. A trail of fiery light fell away behind it, and the light from the ball and its trail illuminated the land beneath them. The yellow light caught faces looking up at the ball in morbid fear. There was a gasp that travelled through the land and crossed the hardly distinct divide between ally and foe. The Fireball was a sight to behold, but its lifespan was agonizingly short. It wailed even louder as the force that binds, took hold of it and began reeling it faster and faster back down to earth. There were screams of terror among the ranks.

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Almost 1 billion Android phones at risk, can be hacked by text

Cyber security firm Zimperium has warned of a flaw in the world's most popular smartphone operating system that lets hackers take control with a text message.
"Attackers only need your mobile number, using which they can remotely execute code via a specially crafted media file delivered via MMS (text message)," Zimperium Mobile Security said in a blog post.

Keshi is right to sue NFF – Nnaji

Former board member of the Nigeria Premier League, Barrister Ray Nnaji has supported former Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi’s decision to sue the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, for N1 billion for defamation.
Keshi is reported to have sued the NFF for N1billion for allegedly defaming his character in the process of sacking him.

Alison-Madueke is Critically Ill - Family

Nigeria's former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dieziani Alison-Madueke is currently ill and receiving treatment at a UK hospital.
A family source who spoke to LEADERSHIP said, ''Our daughter has been in hospital where is receiving treatment for some weeks now. She is currently under close medical observation. We learnt that the observation means that she has been unable to see anyone outside close family members over the last few weeks.

Tiwa Savage Gets Customised Diamond Encrusted Microphone From Malivelihood

Mavins Act and recent mother of one, Tiwa savage has attracted an expensive gift form Malivelihood as a Gift for a safe delivery.

The Gift which is a Custom Made, Diamond Encrusted Microphobe was hand delivered in person by the Designer himself.
Michael Awolaja (Malivelihood) who is also Tonto Dikeh’s Ex boyfriend, has been known to design gold or diamond encrusted gadgets for top celebrities in Nigeria like Davido and others.

Gov El-Rufai sues Union newspaper for defamation

The Kaduna state governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has filed a case of defamation against the Union Newspaper based in Lagos, for publishing a false story on his declared asset with Code of Conduct Bureau.
The Union newspaper had on June 1st published a story on its front page alleging that “El-Rufai declared 90 billion naira and 40 Mansions” as assets.

'I Will Not Resign' - Deputy Speaker

The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives in Nigeria, Honourable Yusuf Lasun, has insisted that he will not be forced to resign as the Deputy Speaker of the House.
Addressing members of the Abuja chapter of the Ilobu Development Association on Monday, Honourable Lasun said that the pressure being mounted on him to resign would amount to nothing because he was duly elected for the position.

20 Months Baby Stolen At Naming Ceremony In Ogun

A 20 month old child, Opeyemi Ogundele was reported stolen on Sunday during a naming ceremony in Abeokuta.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) learnt that the incident happened at Mile 2, Iyana Concord, Akorede Estate, Ilugun Inukosegba Community in Abeokuta North Local Government Area of the state.
Community members, however, besieged the residence of one Chief Olasile Ifayemi, an herbalist alleged to be the kidnapper of the child.

Eight Persons Die in Plateau Explosion

Eight (8) persons have lost their lives in an explosion which occurred from the Chlorine Cylinder of the Plateau State Water Board Treatment plant located at Dogon Karfe, Jos-South Local Government Area of the state capital.

Confirming the incident to newsmen in Jos, on Saturday, Governor of Plateau State, Rt. Hon. Simon Bako Lalong, described the ugly incident as unfortunate.

Keshi demands N1billion compensation from NFF

Former Super Eagles handler, Stephen Keshi has asked the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), to pay him a compensation of a billion naira for defamation.

Last week, AfricanFootball reported that the Big Boss has dragged the federation to court for “wrongful dismissal and defamation”.

I Won't Say Anything for Now - Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday said he will refrain from making any statement now but will rather remain silent despite the barrage of questions requiring answers from him by Nigerians on his handling of the nation's affairs and his views on the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

According to Reuben Abati, the former Special Adviser on Media to Jonathan, the former president has asked him to tell those seeking to speak with him, especially newsmen that he is resting.

Female suicide bomber kills 19 at northern Nigeria market

A blast set off by a female suicide bomber tore through a crowded market in the northeastern Nigerian city of Damaturu on Sunday, killing 19 people and wounding 47, the emergency response agency said.

No one claimed responsibility for the explosion but it is the latest attack in the last few weeks that bear the hallmarks of militant Islamist group Boko Haram.

Hundreds of people have been killed in bombings and shootings across northern Nigeria since Muhammadu Buhari, who has promised to crush the group, was inaugurated as president on May 29.

Fresh Attack in Cameroon Kills at Least 20

At least 20 people have been declared dead and 70 wounded after a suicide bombing late Saturday in the Cameroon town of Maroua. Officials say the suicide bomber was a 13-year-old girl.

Cameroon Defense Minister Edgard Alain Mebe Ngo'o said the young girl detonated a series of explosives in the popular Pont Vert neighborhood, barely a kilometer from the scene of last Wednesday's twin suicide bomb attacks. He said the population must develop a culture of vigilance because Boko Haram has changed strategy.

At least 15 dead after blast at market in northern Nigeria -police

A blast set off by a female suicide bomber tore through a crowded market in the northeastern Nigerian city of Damaturu on Sunday, killing at least 15 people, a police spokesman said.

No one has claimed responsibility for the explosion, which witnesses said occurred at around 9.30 a.m. (0830 GMT), but it is the latest in a series of attacks in the last few weeks that bear the hallmarks of militant Islamist group Boko Haram.

Khloe Kardashian deniess reports of drug usage at Kylie Jenner's graduation party

Khloe Kardashian has now denied rumours of cocaine consummation during Kylie Jenner's graduation party that came to the fore after a video footage showed a man rubbing a substance in his mouth.

Tabloid media revealed that the Snapchat video that was taken at the 17-year-old reality TV star's party showed her 31-year-old sister dancing and twerking in front of a man, who seemed to be acting suspiciously, reported the Mirror.

50 Cent to pay $2M in lawsuit

Rapper 50 Cent, whose real name is Curtis James Jackson III, exits after testifying in a lawsuit.

RAPPER 50 CENT must pay an additional $2 million in punitive damages to a woman featured in a sex tape posted online, a jury decided Friday.

The decision came two weeks after jurors ordered the multiplatinum-selling artist to pay $5 million to Lastonia Leviston.

FIPAG disowns Hanks Anuku, others arrest

It was reported that a movie crew of 11 were arrested at dawn on Friday for allegedly causing fear and panic during the shooting of a television series on the Spintex Road in Accra.

The crew, comprising five women and six men, including a popular Nigerian actor, Hanks Anuku, were said to have fired gunshots indiscriminately about 3 a.m. yesterday.

Public Relations Officer of the Film Producers Association of Ghana (FIPAG), Micheal Kwaku Ola has told Hitz FM that the association does not know the production house the filmmakers were working for.

How To Continue Browsing With Your Blackberry Phone Even If It Shows ”Battery Too Low For Radio Use”

Yeah, this is so possible… I know some might know the trick but as for me i just discovered it few days ago and it is working, funniest part is that, i’ve been using my blackberry Curve 2 to blog for some months now. I had to dump my laptop because it was so much easier to blog with my blackberry. I would write an article on how to blog with your blackberry phone very soon, but for now, it is how to continue browsing with you blackberry phone even if it shows ‘Battery too low for radio use’.

Emeka Ike Is A Mad Drug Addict - Ibinabo

The war of words between between Emeka Ike and sacked AGN President Ibinabo Fiberesima is still raging on.

As reports of Emeka Ike’s wife filing for divorce hit the news, a subsequent report claimed that Emeka Ike had been thrown out of his Magodo residence.

The moment the report reached Ibinabo, the former AGN president allegedly recirculated a old eviction story of Emeka Ike.

Gas inhalation kills eight and 100 hospitalised in Jos

Eight people were killed and around 100 needed hospital treatment after inhaling chlorine gas following an explosion at a water treatment plant in Jos, a city in central Nigeria, the state government said on Saturday.

A chlorine cylinder exploded at the Lamingo Water Board treatment plant around 4 a.m. (0300 GMT) on Saturday, Plateau state spokesman Samuel Nanle said.

Peter Okoye Goes Topless To Celebrate MAMAs Artist Of The Decade Award

Nice albs. Hmmm *winks*

Peter Okoye Goes Topless To Celebrate MAMAs Artist Of The Decade Award

Nice albs. Hmmm *winks*

Online Degrees Not Accepted in Nigeria - NUC

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has said that online degrees are not accepted in the country as of the moment but may change after the commission has fine-tuned its grading parameters.

Spokesperson of the commission, Ibrahim Usman Yakasai on Thursday said this while addressing newsmen in Abuja following a report published by Daily Trust titled: 'Maryam Abacha American University of Niger, NUC square up over degrees.'

Must Read Non-Fiction Series: F.E.A.R (Part 2)

Maybe it was the interviewer’s AC that was malfunctioning or the prospect of having to (effectively) sign my life away. But whatever it was, that heat was hotter than N1000 Suya consumed at 12noon inside a jam-packed Moluwe…in stand-still traffic.

Lil Wayne Gets Kicked Off Private Jet for Smoking Weed and Stinking up

Wayne’s camp denies he was smoking in flight.

Well right after takeoff, Wayne and his crew did what they do best and lit up.

Of course the pilot stood his ground and said absolutely not! Unfortunately, it seems the famous rapper chose to light up anyway, and the pilot was having none of Lil Wayne stinking up the cabin with marijuana smoke.

Rescuers yet to reach NNPC pipeline fire scene

Rescue workers from Lagos and federal agencies by yesterday afternoon were unable to reach the scene of the fire that resulted from an explosion that rocked an NNPC pipeline at Arepo area of Ogun State early Wednesday.

Rescuers told Daily Trust that the swampy terrain and rain made it extremely difficult for access. Some residents of the area, however, alleged that heavily armed vandals had barred the rescue workers from accessing the scene.

Face-off! Don Jazzy vs Davido: Music stars place N5m bet on FIFA video game

Pop stars, Don Jazzy and Davido are set to slug it out on the 'football pitch', as the duo placed a N5million bet on FIFA 16 video game, which is due for release on September 22, 2015.

The Mavin Records founder had called Davido out on Twitter, insinuating that the singer is an amateur when it comes to playing FIFA video game, but the HKN Gang boss swiftly countered by staking $10,000 for a face-off.

However, Don Jazzy upped the game-putting the bet at N5million, as Davido acknowledged it is game on. 'Done', the singer tweeted.

EFCC suspect dies in prison

Suleiman Yerima, a businessman and foreign exchange dealer remanded in Kirikiri prison custody following an ongoing trial by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been reported dead.

Yerima was said to have died last Friday during the end of Ramadan fasting prayers on the Muslim praying ground in Kirikiri prison, Lagos.

Saraki: I’ve never met Jonathan since I left PDP

Bukola Saraki, president of the Nigerian senate, says he has not met with former President Goodluck Jonathan since he left the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Denying reports that Jonathan bribed him to tamper with ongoing investigations into funds which were not remitted into the federation account, Saraki alleged that some individuals were sponsoring a campaign of falsehood against him.

He said he remains committed to ensuring that Nigeria recovers money that have been unaccounted for in the last few years.

Blasts kill at least 29 in Nigerian city of Gombe

At least 29 people died and 60 were wounded in multiple bomb blasts at two bus stations in the northern Nigerian city of Gombe on Wednesday evening, a Red Cross official said.

There was no immediate claim for the bombings but they bore the hallmarks of Islamist jihadi group Boko Haram. At least 50 people died in two bombings at a market in the same city last Friday.

The first bomb, which exploded around 7 p.m. (1800 GMT), was detonated by a suspected suicide bomber at a mosque at Dadin Kowa motorpark as people gathered to pray, two witnesses said.

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Nicki, Taylor in VMA row

And the Anaconda hit maker isn't taking it well. Minaj took to Twitter this week to rant about being snubbed for the MTV Video Music Awards, in the video of the year category.

Among her many tweets blasting MTV, the 32-year-old said: "If your video celebrates women with very slim bodies, you will be nominated for vid of the year." This comment seemed to single out Swift, the 25-year-old Bad Blood singer whose video broke streaming records that Minaj set.

Seeing Minaj's tweet, Swift said: "I've done nothing but love & support you. It's unlike you to pit women against each other. Maybe one of the men took your slot."

Lagos Assembly Will Support Nollywood – Speaker

Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Mudashiru Obasa has advised Movie Marketers Association of Nigeria to come up with ideas that would take Nollywood forward. He assured them that the Assembly will back it with the instrument of law.

“There is a ministry in charge of matters that concerns anything about Nollywood and with one of you with us here as a lawmaker we are sure we will do something to protect your interest. It is a war that we have to fight together. Your existence is a source of joy and happiness to Nigeria, and that is why we will be glad to help in any way we can”, Obasa said.

Gov't should invest in me - Stonebwoy

Winner of Best International Act, Africa at the just ended BET Awards, Livingstone Etse Sakley popularly known as Stonebwoy has said that Ghanaians must invest in artistes.

He was answering a question on what Ghanaian musicians should do to develop their individual arts to make them more internationally acknowledged.

“We need to invest in our artistes, everything takes money; even the government of Ghana takes loans so how much more a single artiste.

“An artiste is just a person and I represent a country so I believe that if anything it should be the country that should invest in me,” he added.

Former SGF, Aminu Saleh Dies at 82

A former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Alhaji Aminu Saleh, during the late General Sani Abacha’s regime, is dead.
Saleh died yesterday at the age of 82 in Azare, Bauchi State.

He was a former Finance Minister and permanent secretary in the ministry of Defence. He became the Chairman of the National Qu’ranic Recitation Committee in 2006.

He served in various capacities at both the state and the federal levels.

Confusion as NBC and ‘Radio Biafra’ operators engage in hide and seek game

THERE is confusion in Enugu State following the claim by the National Broadcasting Commission [NBC] that it had successfully blocked the illegal Radio Biafra from operating and consequent seizure of its transmission equipment in some parts of South-East zone as well as some arrests made.

Although police authorities in Enugu State claimed ignorance of any arrest, it was reliably gathered thatan engineer working for the station based in Enugu had been picked up by men of the Department of State Security DSS and taken to Abuja.

Must Read Non-Fiction Series: F.E.A.R.... (Part 1)

The only thing I really feared when I left London and arrived in Lagos (Dec, 2006) was my F.E.A.R (First Employment After Return).
On boarding the Emirate flight from Heathrow I experienced worrisome levels of anxiety. I was fidgeting and twitching like a drug addict looking for his last Ecstasy pill – I was a nervous wreck. As I fastened my seatbelt I only watched the air steward’s safety demo so that I could pinpoint the location of the nearest emergency exit…and make a desperate run for it.

Series: Unknown Shadows (Chapter 1: Misplaced Identity)

Noises, laughter, scream. He opened his eyes to see the white ceiling-fan rolling, the blades running after one another as if catching the other blades was the only thing they were created to do. Despite the ceiling fan, despite the speed at which it was rolling the heat was too much, unbearable. He was sweating profusingly, and even the bed he slept on was wet. Everything was blurry hat he brought out his hand to clear it. His eyes roamed the room to the parts he can see, scanning every corner slowly as if the noise that woke him was the noise of thief. He saw the shelves, which contained different shoes, shoes of different colours – black, brown, white, red, and other colours. His heart lurched the moment he saw his clothes: they were extremely beautiful.

Must Read Series: The flaming stone (Episode 1)

Chattering, laughing and squealing, they flocked along the red-dusted road, each with empty water-pots, clad in nothing but tie-dye clothing around breasts and waists. The leaves crunched beneath their bare feet. Far above, squirrels and birds were hopping from tree to tree, bush to bush, singing and whistling. The sun was sinking into the orange-blue clouds, beyond the furthest forest, blanketing the atmosphere in twilight, as though the earth was tinted in lemon yellow.
“Have you heard the latest news?” asked one of the maidens after a fit of laughter.
“You and your news, parrot mouth, we’re all ears,” someone mocked eyeing the four others, as if to say ‘let’s hear another lie’
“I can’t just imagine this,” she clapped twice, “eh, eh, Akanbi proposed to Abeni of all people, when the princess is still struggling to have him.”

Ladies!!! Ten Rules To Keep Your Man In A Relationship These Days

Ladies, here are some basic rules to keep your man in your relationship, I know its hard but try your best to follow these rules below…

1. Give him space, don’t choke him

2. Just be Loyal and faithful

3. Try to be patient and enduring

4. Don’t dare ask for crazy things even
your parent can’t afford.

5. Stop the nag and complaints

Whitsle: Evening Jokes With Johnny.....

IGBO TRADER WRITING WAEC EXAM:

Ebuka told his Oga at the shop to please wait at the gate and pick him up after his WAEC Commerce exam at the Commercial Secondary School
where he registered.

He was given Commerce Exam question paper and the only question he could answer was question number 3 and it says: “Differentiate between a Warehouse and a Shop” (20marks)

‘Keeping Up The Kardashians’ star Kylie Jenner graduates high school

Reality TV star Kylie Jenner has revealed that she has graduated from high school. The 17-year-old “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” star
took to Twitter to share the good news with her fans, though she never posted anything about her school life on social media, reported Ace Showbiz.

“I finished school last week..,” the “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” star revealed.

“I know I never post on social media when I’m in class but that doesn’t mean I don’t encourage education! Because I do!”

Kylie continued her education after ninth grade in a home school program to earn her high school diploma.

Skyy Vodka to Celebrate Patoranking on winning MTV Award

The management of SKYY Vodka has revealed that they would host a grand reception party for their brand ambassador, Patoranking to honour and celebrate him on his new award.

The Reggae artiste won The Best New Act award at the just concluded MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) held in South Africa.

Other African artistes nominated for the same award included; Stonebwoy (Ghana), Cassper Nyovest (South Africa), Duncan (South Africa) and Anna Joyce (Angola).

Maje Ayida begs wife Toke for impregnating lover

Maje Ayida was in the eye of the storm a few weeks ago after it was reported that he had impregnated his ex-girlfriend.

For the first time since the news broke, Toke Makinwa’s husband voiced out with a public apology in an Instagram post, acknowledging his fault and promising to make things right.

I am writing to express my sincerest apologies to my wife. I was wrong, it is indefensible and I am sorry.

I deeply regret what my wife and my family has had to endure. My behaviour has caused a lot of anguish to everyone. Though this matter has been very public in nature, it is a private issue and I would appreciate the opportunity to face it privately.

I love my wife and will make every effort to make things right cc@tokemakinwa

With Maje’s apology comes many questions that people have been asking. Should she accept the apology and take him back? How would they deal with the matter of his child and the fact that his ex-girlfriend is now back in their life? How would Toke Makinwa’s decisio…

DoroBaby: It’s a baby boy for Tiwa Savage!

Nigeria Singer and performer, Tiwatope Balogun, better known as Tiwa Savage, welcomed her first child on Wednesday.

The Mavin first lady gave birth to a boy at the prestigious Saint Mary’s Hospital in London.

Her husband/manager Tunji, Tee Billz, shared a picture of him holding the hand of the baby on Instagram with the caption ‘Thank you Jesus’.
Davido, Don Jazzy are among the celebrities that have congratulated the couple, who solemnized their union two years ago.

Congrats @Tiwasavage @teebillz323. We give GOD all the glory. #Dorobaby is here. pic.twitter.com/qNluUsubgl
— Michael Collins (@DONJAZZY) July 22, 2015


CONGRATZ @TiwaSavage!! WELCOME TO PARENTHOOD!! ULL LOVE IT ITS A BLESSING!!
— Davido (@iam_Davido) July 22, 2015

Tiwa had her baby shower on a Yatch in Lagos early this year.

Her husband has two children from previous relationship.

Bayelsa APC Urges Buhari To Prosecute Jonathan, Patience

All Progressives Congress Chairman Perekeme Kpodo on Wednesday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to prosecute Jonathan and his wife Patience for mismanaging the country.

Mr. Kpodo, who is Jonathan’s kinsman and hails from the same area as the former president, made the call at a news conference in Yenagoa on Wednesday. He said the former president, his wife, and associates should be held responsible for their actions, such as allegedly looting resources of the country, as well as other associated crimes.