Caitlyn Jenner to run for Governor of California

Caitlyn Jenner has announced she has filed the paperwork to run for California governor. The former Olympic athlete and reality TV star confirmed the news on her Twitter account earlier on Friday. A recall election in the state could be confirmed this month after a petition against current governor Gavin[Read More…]

Instagram Comedian and Influencer, Pankeeroy arrested for Bitcoin fraud

Operatives of the Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested an Instagram comedian and social media Influencer, Nwagbo Oliver Chidera, also known as Pankeeroy, alongside 34 others for their alleged involvement in computer-related fraud in Lagos. They were arrested on Wednesday at James Court,[Read More…]

23 year-old comedienne, Ada Jesus is dead

Ada Jesus, a Nigerian comedienne, has passed away after a protracted battle with kidney disease. Harrison Gwamnishu, an activist who has been spearheading the campaign for her recovery, broke the news in a short post on his Instagram page on Wednesday. “Thank you everyone. Rest in Power Mercy Nmesoma Nnadi[Read More…]

Photos: Royal Funeral for Prince Philip as he’s laid to rest at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday laid to rest her late husband, Prince Philip, in a royal funeral like no other, curtailed by coronavirus restrictions but reflecting his long life of military and public service. Philip, who died on April 9 aged 99, was interred in the Royal Vault at St[Read More…]

TB Joshua’s Emmanuel TV Channel suspended on YouTube

Popular Christian television channel, Emmanuel TV, owned by Nigerian pastor TB Joshua, has been suspended on YouTube The channel with a subscriber base of over 1 million, attracted viewers from across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America. The suspension was announced by the Pastor’s official Twitter account on[Read More…]

Ramadan: Kano Hizbah arrests 11 youths for not fasting

Religious Police Hizbah in Kano State, has arrested a group of youths for eating at noon, indicating they are not fasting. Those arrested included 3 men and 8 women. Hizbah, also known as Hizb ut-Tahrir, conducts similar arrests in Kano city and local government areas every year. The Chairman of[Read More…]

Lady rejects marriage proposal over insult to political father, Kwankwaso

A Kano-based woman, identified as Lubna Ali has disclosed that she turned down a marriage proposal because of the proposed groom’s disrespect to Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, a former Governor of Kano State. She said she would prefer to die single than be with a partner who has no regard for[Read More…]

Buhari welcomes Ramadan, urges Nigerians to reject divisive voices

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday welcomed the beginning of Muslims’ holy month of Ramadan, which marks the commencement of 30 days of fasting. In a message to the nation to mark the occasion, President Buhari prayed to Allah to accept our sacrifices and increase the unity, solidarity, peace and prosperity[Read More…]

74-year-old Agriculture minister, Nanono allegedly marries 18-year-old girl

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Mohammed Sabo Nanono has allegedly married an 18-year-old lady. According to Daily Nigerian, the minister tied the knot with the young woman identified simply as Rakiya, in a secret wedding held on Saturday, April 3, in Jere Town, Kaduna State. It was[Read More…]

Twitter suspends accounts of major Nigerian influencers

Twitter has suspended the accounts of several influencers in a massive purge. The Twitter accounts of the influencers which are at least 8 became inaccessible to their followers on Monday night. “Twitter suspends accounts that violate the Twitter Rules,” the profile pages of these suspended accounts showed. The affected influencer[Read More…]