#Nigeria : News :APC’s NEC Passes Vote Of Confidence On Buhari,Names him As Presidential Candidate

Incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari has been named as the 2019 presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) by the party’s National Executive Committee. ThisDay reports that this was confirmed by the National Secretary of the party, Maimala Buni, in Abuja on Tuesday. The party’s NEC has passed a vote of confidence on the president, he said, which is all it takes … Continue reading #Nigeria : News :APC’s NEC Passes Vote Of Confidence On Buhari,Names him As Presidential Candidate

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#Nigeria : News : There Will Be Regular Power Supply If Buhari Is Re-Elected – Rotimi Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation and Director general of the Buhari campaign organization, Rotimi Amaechi has said Nigerians will enjoy 24 hours power supply if President Buhari is re-elected in 2019. Amaechi disclosed this during an interactive session with the media in Abuja on Tuesday September 11th. Speaking on why Buhari and the APC government deserves … Continue reading #Nigeria : News : There Will Be Regular Power Supply If Buhari Is Re-Elected – Rotimi Amaechi

PHOTOS : Aretha Franklin laid to rest As Stevie Wonder , Ariana Grande , Angie Stone and Many Others Perform At Her Tribute Concert

Aretha Franklin has been laid to rest in a funeral attended by celebrities far and wide, including Stevie Wonder and Jennifer Hudson. The ‘Queen Of Soul’ died on August 16 aged 76 after a battle with pancreatic cancer, with her funeral taking place at Detroit’s Greater Grace Temple on Friday (August 31). Ahead of the … Continue reading PHOTOS : Aretha Franklin laid to rest As Stevie Wonder , Ariana Grande , Angie Stone and Many Others Perform At Her Tribute Concert

#Kenya : British Prime Minister Theresa May been dancing again In Kenya

      https://metro.co.uk/video/embed/1754108 We’re not sure if it’s gangnam style or Theresa-style but there’s no stopping our dancing queen. Theresa May was spotted busting out some serious dance moves while at the UN offices in Nairobi, Kenya. She was there to talk plastics and meet scouts but it seems she couldn’t help catch the … Continue reading #Kenya : British Prime Minister Theresa May been dancing again In Kenya

#Nigeria : NEWS : Senate President Saraki Declares Interest For 2019 Presidential Election

    Saraki made this known while speaking at a meeting with young politicians and aspirants who are interested in running for public office in 2019 under the newly signed #NotTooYoungToRun Act. Saraki, in the 12th point in his speech said: It is with all these in mind, and taking account of the challenges that I have outlined, … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : Senate President Saraki Declares Interest For 2019 Presidential Election

#RIPAretha : Aretha Franklin’s body arrives in gold casket as singer lies in state for two days

    After she died on 16 August, Aretha Franklin was remembered by fans on Tuesday at a service in Detroit. As her body was taken in a gold casket to prepare for its two-day stay at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on Tuesday and Wednesday, followers of the singer lined … Continue reading #RIPAretha : Aretha Franklin’s body arrives in gold casket as singer lies in state for two days

#Nigeria : NEWS : Dangote, Otedola, others meet Theresa May in Lagos

    British Prime Minister, Theresa May, arrived at the FMDQ Security Exchange building, Victoria Island, Lagos, for a meeting with the Nigerian business community. The prime minister, accompanied by members of her trade delegation, arrived the venue at 6.30 p.m. on Wednesday. Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Mr. Femi Otedola and Mr. Tony Elumelu, among others, … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : Dangote, Otedola, others meet Theresa May in Lagos

#Nigeria : News : Buhari demonstrated fitness for second term by trekking 800 metres, says Presidency

  The Presidency said President Muhammadu Buhari has demonstrated his fitness to run for a second term by trekking 800 metres from the Eid praying ground in Daura to his private residence. The News Agency of Nigeria reported that after the Eid prayers, President Buhari shunned protocol and opted to trek some 800 metres, acknowledging … Continue reading #Nigeria : News : Buhari demonstrated fitness for second term by trekking 800 metres, says Presidency

#Viral : Police officer praised for breastfeeding ‘smelly and dirty’ neglected baby

  A police officer who breastfed a ‘smelly and dirty’ baby neglected by busy hospital staff has been praised for her selfless act of kindness. Celeste Ayala, from Berisso, in Argentina, was on guard duty at the Sister Maria Ludovica children’s hospital when a baby was brought in suffering from malnutrition. Hearing the baby’s desperate … Continue reading #Viral : Police officer praised for breastfeeding ‘smelly and dirty’ neglected baby

#Nigeria : NEWS : PHOTOS: Wheelchair-bound Ayefele watches as Oyo Govt demolishes his Music House

The Oyo State Government early on Sunday morning stormed the Music House belonging to artiste, Yinka Ayefele. Government bulldozers arrived the Challenge area of Ibadan where the building was located and pulled it down. Ayefele, on wheelchair, watched helplessly.   See Pictures Below :

NEWS : Builder who ‘used digger to cause £4,000,000 in revenge for not being paid’ faces court

  A builder accused of using a digger to cause up to £4 million of damage to a row of newly built retirement homes has appeared in court. Daniel Neagu, 30, was charged with criminal damage after five McCarthy and Stone homes worth approximately £800,000 each were wrecked in Buntingford, Hertfordshire. Neagu, who had performed … Continue reading NEWS : Builder who ‘used digger to cause £4,000,000 in revenge for not being paid’ faces court

#Nigeria : NEWS : Army releases Statement on Soldiers’ Protest at Maiduguri Airport

  The Nigerian Army has released a statement on the protest by soldiers at Maiduguri Airport on Sunday during a redeployment exercise. Premium Times reports that the protesting soldiers said they had overstayed in the state and were resisting redeployment to Marte, one of the towns liberated from the control of Boko Haram terrorists by the army. … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : Army releases Statement on Soldiers’ Protest at Maiduguri Airport

#Nigeria : NEWS :Sun Moon University Korea Awards Nigeria First Lady with Honorary Doctorate Degree

    Wife of the president Aisha Buhari has been awarded a honorary doctorate degree in Public Administration from Sun Moon University, South Korean. Aisha took to Instagram to share photos of her award presentation with caption   "With gratitude to God for an honor done to me by the governing Council of Sun Moon University, South Korea for being … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS :Sun Moon University Korea Awards Nigeria First Lady with Honorary Doctorate Degree

Tributes paid to suicidal man who hijacked empty plane then crashed it

  Tributes have been paid to the airport worker who killed himself after stealing an empty passenger plane from Seattle Airport and crashing it on a nearby island. Richard Russell has been described as ‘kind and gentle’ by family and friends after authorities said he was suicidal when he hijacked the 76-seater turboprop Bombardier Q400, … Continue reading Tributes paid to suicidal man who hijacked empty plane then crashed it

PHOTOS : Man who’s turned a desert into a forest by planting a tree every day for 40 years

In 1979, a teenager became so concerned with soil erosion that he planted a few trees. Over the next four decades, Jadav Payeng continued to plant and now he has single-handedly created a forest bigger than New York’s Central Park. His endeavours on Majuli island in northern India went entirely unnoticed for decades.     … Continue reading PHOTOS : Man who’s turned a desert into a forest by planting a tree every day for 40 years

#Nigeria : NEWS : Musician 2Baba Reacts To DSS Invasion At National Assembly

    News broke Tuesday morning that masked DSS personnel had blocked all entrances into the National Assembly complex as well as mounted sentry near the legislative house to provide cover for the impeachment of the presiding officers of the Senate by senators of the All Progressives Congress, APC. As expected, the polity soon became … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : Musician 2Baba Reacts To DSS Invasion At National Assembly

#Nigeria : NEWS : N’Assembly invasion: Saraki, APC Reps demand full probe

    The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and the All Progressives Congress caucus in the House of Representatives have called for a full investigation into the invasion of the National Assembly on Tuesday by the operatives of the Department of State Services. Saraki, who made the call at a press conference in Abuja on … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : N’Assembly invasion: Saraki, APC Reps demand full probe

#Nigeria : NEWS : Senator Goodswill Akpabio Defects To APC…See Photos

Former Senate minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio, officially defected from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party to the ruling All Progressives Congress on Wednesday, at a mega rally held at the Ikot Ekpene township stadium. No fewer than 30 APC’s senators and members of National Working Committee were on hand to receive him. See the photographs:

#Nigeria : NEWS : Defection: Akpabio meets Tinubu in Abuja

    The Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio on Monday met the National  Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu in Abuja. The APC posted a photo of the two politicians during their meeting on their Twitter handle and wrote: “Update: Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio meets APC Leader, Bola Tinubu, in Abuja … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : Defection: Akpabio meets Tinubu in Abuja

GIST : Student sleeps for up to a week straight after drinking alcohol

    A student can sleep for a week straight, without even waking up to eat or use the toilet, after drinking alcohol. Hermione Cox-Denning, 18, was diagnosed with Kleine-Levin syndrome (KLS) also known as Sleeping Beauty syndrome in November last year, which causes a person to suffer recurring periods of excessive sleep. Hermione from Aberystwyth, … Continue reading GIST : Student sleeps for up to a week straight after drinking alcohol

#Space : Mysterious ‘rogue’ planet discovered outside solar system

Scientists have found evidence of the first ever planetary-mass object beyond our solar system. And it’s huge. Probably a dozen times bigger than Jupiter, according to the researchers at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory. They’re calling it a ‘rogue’ planet because it appears to be travelling through space without any kind of orbit around a … Continue reading #Space : Mysterious ‘rogue’ planet discovered outside solar system

#Gist : People are rubbing toothpaste on their breasts to try to make them bigger

Before we start, let’s just all let out a big sigh. You’ll need it. Hot on the heels of shoving all manner of things up their vaginas, now ‘health’ and ‘beauty’ influencers are encouraging women to smother their breasts in toothpaste in Vaseline to reduce sagging and make breasts grow larger. Sigh. One YouTuber called … Continue reading #Gist : People are rubbing toothpaste on their breasts to try to make them bigger

#TECH : Whatsapp is going to start charging some users – Find Out If You Will Be Affected Here

    Whatsapp has asked some users to pay for its services. But don’t worry, you’ll still be able to chat to friends free of charge because only business accounts will be affected. Companies will now be able to pay to send information such as delivery dates, order confirmations or boarding passes via Whatsapp, paying between … Continue reading #TECH : Whatsapp is going to start charging some users – Find Out If You Will Be Affected Here

#Nigeria : NEWS : Defection: God will continue to fish out bad eggs among us –Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday asked supporters of the ruling All Progressives Congress not to be disturbed by the recent gale of defections from the party. He said, “God will continue to fish out the bad eggs among us,” as the country approaches the 2019 general elections.   According to a statement by … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : Defection: God will continue to fish out bad eggs among us –Buhari

#TECH : Apple now the world’s first trillion dollar US company

Apple has become the first trillion dollar company today after its stock price soared on the back of excellent financial results. The iPhone maker was named as the only publicly listed US company to be valued at $1,000,000,000,000 just before 5pm this afternoon. Earlier today, the tech firm’s own stock app jumped the gun and mistakenly … Continue reading #TECH : Apple now the world’s first trillion dollar US company

#GIST : PHOTOS : See The Home Of ‘The Man In The Hole’

Incredible photos have revealed the inside of the home of an Amazon tribesman known as the ‘loneliest man in the world’. Dubbed ‘The Man in the Hole’, he is believed to be the last known survivor of an indigenous tribe who were murdered by farmers 22 years ago. He has been living on his own … Continue reading #GIST : PHOTOS : See The Home Of ‘The Man In The Hole’

#Nigeria : NEWS : Nigeria’s ambassador to South Africa resigns, Dump APC for PDP

    Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Ambassador to South Africa, Ahmed Ibeto, has resigned. He has also renounced his membership of the ruling All Progressives Congress, and had crossed over to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party.   Ibeto was reported to have arrived Nigeria from Pretoria on Sunday and on Monday morning, he … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : Nigeria’s ambassador to South Africa resigns, Dump APC for PDP

#Nigeria : NEWS : PHOTOS : Former Nigerian presidents Obasanjo and Jonathan meet

Former presidents, Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday met for a closed-door meeting. The photos of their meeting, which were shared by Bolanle Cole on her Twitter handle, @bolanle_cole showed the former presidents chatting. The former first lady, Patience Jonathan also appeared in the photos. She wrote: “In the early hours of this morning, Former … Continue reading #Nigeria : NEWS : PHOTOS : Former Nigerian presidents Obasanjo and Jonathan meet

BRAVERY!!! Woman runs off with motorbike keys to stop armed robbers from Escaping

A pair of jewellery thieves had their escape plan foiled by an onlooker who nicked the keys from their getaway bike parked outside the store. The robbers, armed with a wheel wrench and a hammer, tried to snatch back the keys from the brave woman but gave up and tried to run off. One of … Continue reading BRAVERY!!! Woman runs off with motorbike keys to stop armed robbers from Escaping

#WWE : Former WWE Superstar Brian ‘Grandmaster Sexay’ Christopher dies at 46

    WWE have revealed that Brian Christopher has died aged 46. The former tag-team and light heavyweight champion was the son of Jerry ‘The King’ Lawler, and achieved worldwide fame in the late 1990s and early 2000s as part of the Too Cool faction alongside Rikishi and Scotty 2 Hotty. Christopher emerged onto the … Continue reading #WWE : Former WWE Superstar Brian ‘Grandmaster Sexay’ Christopher dies at 46

#Nigeria : BREAKING : PDP Condemns Governor Ortom’s Impeachment

Peoples Democratic Party members of the House of Representatives have condemned the unfolding political crisis in Benue State where eight out of 30 members of the House of Assembly served Governor Samuel Ortom impeachment notice. The PDP caucus, led by the Deputy Minority Leader, Mr Chukwuka Onyema, has just addressed a press conference on the … Continue reading #Nigeria : BREAKING : PDP Condemns Governor Ortom’s Impeachment