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    Shan George wades in as Davido’s aide, Israel shades ex-wife

    Nollywood actress, Shan George, has waded in on the marital issue of one of Davido’s aides, Israel Afaere aka Israel DMW. The actress took to Instagram to wade into Israel’s marital issue. In the early hours of Saturday, January 6, Israel took to his Instagram stories to throw shades at his wife, Sheila, while advising men to stay away from…

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  • Politics

    LIVE UPDATES: Tribunal delivers judgement in Atiku’s, Obi’s petition challenging Tinubu’s victory

    LIVE According to the judge, the testimonies of the presiding officers called by Atiku as witnesses were “so clear and cogent that the election went well.” The judge said the presiding officers called by Atiku to testify for him insisted that “the election went well, but that the only issue was that they were not able to connect to INEC’s…

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  • Politics

    LIVE: Governorship election holds in 28 states across Nigeria

    Nigerians across 28 states in the federation have the opportunity to elect individuals who will spend the next four year as governors today. Governorship elections will not hold in Anambra, Bayelsa, Edo, Ekiti, Imo, Kogi, Ondo and Osun states while state assembly elections will hold in all the 36 states of the federation. Of the 28 states where elections are…

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  • News from States

    Rivers: Uncertainty as 7-Day budget re-presenation ultimatum ends

    Uncertainty has gripped the political landscape in Rivers State, as the seven-day ultimatum by the Martin Amaewhule-led House of Assembly for Governor Siminalayi Fubara to resubmit the 2024 budget reaches its deadline this week. The ultimatum, issued on July 8, will expire on Monday if weekends are counted, or on Wednesday if they are excluded. The Assembly’s order came after…

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  • Lifestyle

    Kanayo O. Kanayo: I’ve never been typecast

    By Tosin Brown Nollywood veteran actor Kanayo O. Kanayo has refuted claims that he has been typecast in ritual-themed films. In a recent interview, he said, “I’ve never been typecast. If those storylines were not selling, we wouldn’t be doing them. There are no bad roles and good roles. Every role complements another. I have been playing different roles. I’m…

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  • Company Report

    NGX forces Secure Electronic Technology to release 2023FY

    The Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) forced Secure Electronic Technology as the management has released 2023 result and accounts to investing public. The Exchange last week suspended eight companies for not submitting a full year ended December 31, 2023 result and accounts. The eight companies were: Guinea Insurance Plc, Lasaco Assurance Plc, Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc, NPF Microfinance Bank Plc, Regency…

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  • Lifestyle

    I have no house in London, America, or Abuja, says Dangote

    By Tosin Brown Forbes-certified Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has explained why he doesn’t own properties in prime locations such as London, America, and Abuja. In a recent media parley, Dangote revealed that he has no house in London or America, stating that he sold his only house in London in 1996. He also disclosed that he stays in a…

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  • Lifestyle & Hot Gists

    Chima Udoye wins ninth season of Nigerian Idol

    By Tosin Brown Chima Udoye has been crowned the winner of the ninth season of Nigerian Idol, triumphing after months of intense competition among some of Nigeria’s best performers and vocalists in the 2024 edition of the show. The announcement was made during the grand finale held on Sunday, July 14, 2024. The finale kicked off with a powerful performance…

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  • Development

    PHOTO NEWS: Sanwo-Olu hosts US Assistant Secretary of Commerce

    Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu hosted Arun Venkataraman, United States Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Global Affairs on Sunday. The visit highlighted many areas of economic and social collaborations that should be explored between the State and United States. Disclosing details of the meeting, the Governor wrote on his social media accounts: “It was a pleasure to host Arun Venkataraman,…

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  • Business

    NBS lauds Kwara’s initiative to embark on GDP compilation

    Kwara State has taken a significant step toward economic development by investing in the compilation of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) from 2013 to 2022, aligning itself with other structured states in Nigeria. This initiative, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), highlights the state’s commitment to data-driven planning and policy-making. During a courtesy visit to Government House, Ilorin,…

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  • Politics

    PDP wins all 25 local government chairmanship seats in Delta

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have won all 25 local government chairmanship seats in the election conducted on Saturday, July 13th 2024. The Chairman of the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, Jerry Agbaike, on Sunday, said one of PDP candidate was returned unopposed. PDP candidates contested against other parties and emerged winners in the 24 local government areas where the elections…

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  • National News

    IGP suspends proposed vehicle registration enforcement

    The Inspector General of Police, Kayode Egbetokun, has halted the enforcement of the electronic central motor registry (e-CMR) registration for vehicle owners across Nigeria. This decision comes after significant public backlash against the initiative, which was initially scheduled to begin on July 29. Force Spokesperson Muyiwa Adejobi had announced the enforcement date on Saturday, prompting widespread criticism. Many Nigerians accused…

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  • Homeland News

    LASG insists on banning danfo, korope along Lekki-Epe expressway

    By Adeola Ogunrinde The Lagos State Government has said it would ban the operations of unregulated commercial buses along the Lekkki-Epe corridor. Special Adviser to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on transportation, Sola Giwa, made this known on Sunday. He said the reminder was to dismiss rumours that the move had been suspended. Giwa stated that there was a stakeholders’ meeting with…

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