Day: February 24, 2019

R Kelly Remains In Prison Custody Pending Payments Of Bond Money

February 24, 2019

260 ViewsR. Kelly remains jailed a day after a bond court judge ruled the R&B star could go free pending a sex abuse trial if he pays 10 percent of a $1 million bail. The Cook County Sheriff’s Office website Sunday says Kelly — one of the best-selling music artists of all time — is […]

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Duke and Duchess of Sussex Arrive Morocco

February 24, 2019

280 ViewsPrince William and wife Meghan have arrived in Morocco for their first official visit to north Africa. The royal couple’s three-day trip is aimed at strengthening the UK’s links with Morocco – which is one of the few stable countries in the region. Their visit will also focus on gender equality, with the pair […]

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INEC Chairman, Prof Yakubu Mahmood Briefs Stakeholders

February 24, 2019

254 ViewsThe Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu has urged security agencies to investigate violent incidents that sought to mar the elections on Saturday. Professor Mahmood made this call in his address on Sunday, February 24. Mahmood said that the Commission has taken an in-depth analysis of the situation of […]

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Is R Kelly Ever Going To Survive This

February 24, 2019

284 ViewsR. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, was charged Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17. He  is regarded as […]

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Okorocha son in-law wins polling unit for Buhari

February 24, 2019

462 ViewsThe Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, President Muhammadu Buhari has won the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar at the polling unit of the governorship candidate of the Action Alliance, AA, in Imo State, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu. Recall that Nwosu had promised to deliver Buhari in his […]

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Breaking: APC thrashes Saraki with 262 votes

February 24, 2019

447 ViewsThe All Progressives Congress, APC senatorial candidate has won the PDP senator Bukola Saraki with a margin of about 262 votes in Kwara state. The APC won the senatorial poll with 473 votes to beat PDP’s Senator Bukola Saraki who polled 211. The APC also defeated the PDP in the House of Representatives election, […]

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BREAKING NEWS! Premier League Club SACK Manager After Poor Form In The League

February 24, 2019

418 ViewsLeicester have “parted company” with manager Claude Puel. The Foxes were beaten 4-1 at home by Crystal Palace on Saturday in what proved to be Puel’s final game. Puel, 57, leaves the club 12th in the Premier League having lost five of their last six league games. The Frenchman guided Leicester to a ninth-place […]

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INEC Office Attacked, Electoral Materials Burnt

February 24, 2019

251 ViewsAn INEC office at Oriade Local Government Area in Osun state was attacked at about 3 AM on Sunday, officials say. Suspected hoodlums are said to have besieged the office, shooting at the Commission’s office and destroying parts of its property. Some of the items destroyed include ballot papers and boxes which were burnt […]

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Card Readers Malfunctions In Jigawa,Fresh Election To Hold

February 24, 2019

409 ViewsThe Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has said that fresh elections will be conducted in some wards that had issues with card readers in Gwaram local Government area of Jigawa State. This was confirmed by the state INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Mr Mahmoud Isah, who spoke with Channels Television on phone. According to […]

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Atiku scores zero vote in Oshiomhole’s polling unit

February 24, 2019

272 ViewsThe Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar got zero vote in the All Progressives Congress, APC, National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole’s polling unit. Oshiomhole voted at polling unit 01, Ward 10, Iyamoh, Edo State. According to a report by PM News, APC polled 775 votes to defeat the PDP, which got […]

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Today in History: February 24

February 24, 2019

337 Views1786: Wilhelm Grimm is born Author and literature scholar Wilhelm Grimm is born in Hanau, Germany. He along with brother Jacob, published Grimms’ Fairy Tales, a collection famous for stories like Cinderella and Rapunzel.

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Tiwa Reveals Her Experience At Her Polling Unit Yesterday

February 24, 2019

249 ViewsAfrica’s frontline female singer, Tiwa Savage, has revealed the situation at her polling unit when she cast her vote in the presidential and National Assembly elections yesterday. The singer said she voted under a peaceful condition, but lamented the crisis and snatching of ballot boxes in other units. It was  reported that the election […]

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PDP Wins Massively In Peter Obi’s Polling Unit (Results)

February 24, 2019

270 ViewsPDP took the lead at the PDP Vice President candidate polling unit in person of Peter Obi. In Anambra, PDP won in PU 019, Umudimakasi Square, Agulu, Anambra , where Peter Obi voted. The result collated is thus; PDP = 258 APC = 1

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R. Kelly’s Bond Set at $1 Million

February 24, 2019

286 ViewsIn a Saturday afternoon court appearance following his surrender to Chicago police. The singer turned himself in to authorities Friday night after he was indicted on 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving four accusers, between 1998 and 2010. He has denied any wrongdoing. Cook County Judge John Fitzgerald Lyke Jr., who set […]

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Nigerians Awaits Result As Polls Closes

February 24, 2019

290 ViewsNigerians on Saturday waited to hear who their next president will be as voting in delayed elections drew to a close and the counting began. Results from nearly 120,000 polling stations were being collated at local and state level before being sent to the capital, Abuja, on Sunday. The chairman of the Independent National […]

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