Day: June 19, 2020

WHO declares Nigeria, Others Polio Free

June 19, 2020

206 ViewsThe World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared Nigeria free of wild polio, following the completion of documentation for the free status. Other countries who were declared Polio free include Cameroun, Central African Republic and South Sudan. The UN health agency disclosed this on its regional office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, official twitter account @WHOAFRO. […]

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Ghana imposes heavy fine, imprisonment on citizens who fail to wear a face mask

June 19, 2020

118 ViewsThe Ghanian government has imposed a hefty fine or a prison sentence against persons who refuse to wear a face mask, instituted by the country’s parliament to fight the spread of  Covid19. The new Executive Instrument (E.I. 164) signed by President Akufo-Addo, made it an offense for refusing to wear a face mask in […]

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PDP grants Obaseki and his deputy waiver to contest election

June 19, 2020

84 ViewsThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has granted Edo Governor Godwin Obaseki and his Deputy Philip Shaibu waiver to contest for elective offices on its platform. The waiver came few hours after Obaseki joined the PDP in Benin after his resignation from the All Progressives Congress.

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Giadom not recognised as APC Chair

June 19, 2020

149 ViewsA state High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has declared that a former Deputy National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Victor Giadom, cannot be the Acting National Chairman of the party. It was gathered that the court presided over by Justice Florence Fiberesima granted an order of perpetual injunction restraining […]

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Obaseki officially dumps APC

June 19, 2020

118 ViewsGovernor Godwin of Edo State has formally and officially decamped to the fold of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP after his disqualification at the All Progressives Congress, APC screening committee. Photos at the ceremony:

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‘The music industry is demonic’—-Tanzanian singer, Vanessa Hau Mdee

June 19, 2020

151 ViewsPopular Tanzanian singer, Vanessa Hau Mdee 32, has announced her decision to quit the music industry as well as her career as a singer. The dark-skinned songstress said it on her 29 minutes Podcast “Deep Dive with Vanessa Mdee”. According to the singer, the music industry is demonic and she is currently working on […]

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Tope Alabi’ trends for late Ibidun Ighodalo (Video)

June 19, 2020

168 ViewsSinger Tope Alabi has released a heart wrecking song in honor of late Ibidun Ighodalo. The song talks about how her loved ones still want her very much, but God can not be questioned.  It is in Yoruba but interpreted in English. Mrs. Ibidun Ighodalo died a few days back in Port Harcourt, after […]

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APC Chieftain In Edo Loses Father-inlaw in Benin City

June 19, 2020

136 ViewsThe father in law of  Matthew Iduoriyekemwen, a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Edo State Prof. Christopher Ogiehor, 80, has been murdered in Benin, the state capital. The Octogenarian was an orthopedic surgeon, who is the Medical Director of City Clinic, Benin, was gruesomely murdered at his residence in the Government […]

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‘Your best not good enough—Buhari tells service chiefs

June 19, 2020

185 ViewsPresident Muhammadu Buhari has expressed dismay over the activities of bandits and insurgents in parts of the country, saying that the efforts of the service chiefs so far in combating crime is not good enough. Retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, National Security Adviser to the President disclosed this to State House correspondents on Thursday after […]

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Nigeria’s Obinwanne Okeke pleads guilty, to be sentenced soon

June 19, 2020

124 ViewsNigerian businessman and owner of Invictus Group Obinwanne Okeke who was arrested in the United States in August 2019, has pleaded guilty to $11 million (N4.2 billion) fraud. The 32-year-old fake CEO celebrated by Forbes admitted to American prosecutors that he was involved in computer-based fraud between 2015 and 2019. A spokesperson for the United […]

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Huspuppi has cases of cybercrime to answer—-EFCC

June 19, 2020

221 ViewsThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that Nigerian international scammer, Ramoni Igbalode, alias Hushpuppi,  has cases of cybercrime to answer with the agency.   Huspuppi was recently arrested by the International Police (Interpol) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation( FBI). Also Read. Huspuppi was arrested in Dubai on Wednesday, June 10, […]

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COVID19: Nigeria records 745 new cases with 479 deaths

June 19, 2020

127 Views745 new cases of Covid19  in Nigeria. Lagos-280 Oyo-103 Ebonyi-72 FCT-60 Imo-46 Edo-34 Delta-33 Rivers-25 Kaduna-23 Ondo-16 Katsina-12 Kano-10 Bauchi-8 Borno-7 Kwara-5 Gombe-4 Sokoto-2 Enugu-2 Yobe-1 Osun-1 Nasarawa-1 18,480 confirmed 6,307 discharged 475 deaths 745 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-280Oyo-103Ebonyi-72FCT-60Imo-46Edo-34Delta-33Rivers-25Kaduna-23Ondo-16Katsina-12Kano-10Bauchi-8Borno-7Kwara-5Gombe-4Sokoto-2Enugu-2Yobe-1Osun-1Nasarawa-1 18,480 confirmed 6,307 discharged475 deaths pic.twitter.com/7nIkvEarwv — NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 18, 2020

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