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    ‘My Lord, Where do I keep your Bribe?’ – Niyi Osundare

    Nigerian’s from all walks of life have been debating the arrest of High court judges over allegations of corruption. Nigerian poet, Prof Niyi Osundare also joined in. The poet believes the African poet should be politically inclined. “You cannot keep quiet about the situation in the kind of countries we find ourselves in, in Africa,” […]

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    SHOCKING: Man survives acid baths, machete attacks by assassins sent by wife

    Ogun State Police Command, yesterday, paraded a female banker, Oluchi Tochukwu, and two suspected hired assassins over a botched plot to kill her husband, identified as Onyebuchi Tochukwu. The state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, while parading the suspects at the command’s headquarters in Eleweran, Abeokuta, explained that the 32-year-old banker, who is a staff […]

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    Nigeria’s anti-corruption crusade yielding results – Danish envoy

    Abuja – The ongoing anti-corruption agenda of the Federal Government is yielding positive results, the Danish Ambassador to Nigeria, Amb. Torben Gettermann, has said. Gettermann said in Abuja that the anti-corruption crusade was vital to attracting foreign investment into the country. “The government has started out on a very high profile anti-corruption drive and it […]

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    Surprising Home Remedies For A Cough That Will Give You Instant Relief

    There is nothing worse than having a nagging cough. Coughing can keep you up at night, interfere with your work and make you feel just plain miserable. Coughing is a natural response to irritation or a blocked airway and often accompanies allergies, colds or the flu. There are many effective home remedies for coughing in […]

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    Falz and Simi release joint E.P, Chemistry

    Over the last week, Falz and Simi had everyone guessing what the relationship-themed pictures they kept uploading on their Instagram pages was all about. We made gave it a shot and were close to the mark. After releasing more pictures, keeping up hyped up for whatever they were set to release. The rapper and singer […]

  • Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan speaks during nationally broadcast interview with journalists in Abuja on February 11, 2015. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan said on February 11 that he was "not consulted" on a widely-criticised decision to postpone national elections by six weeks, rejecting claims that his political interests motivated the delay. AFP PHOTO / STRINGER

    I was elected President to spread wealth, not poverty – Jonathan

    Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan has, Monday, said that he was never elected as Nigeria’s president to spread poverty but to generate and spread wealth. Jonathan who spoke at the Oxford Union, with the theme ‘Fostering Youth Entrepreneurship, and succeeding US Secretary of State who spoke at the same event in May this year, said that only […]

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    Full List of MTV MAMA 2016 Winners

    The MTV Africa Music Awards held at the Ticketpro Dome, October 22nd 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Trevor Noah, the host, couldn’t make it down to host the show due to hear and respiratory infection. So sorry everyone…Please read below, far too much to tweet. #MTVMAMA2016 @MTVBaseAfrica @MTVBaseSouth — Trevor Noah (@Trevornoah) October 21, […]

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    Bovi’s wife, Kris gives birth to a baby boy

    Kris, wife to Nigerian comedian Bovi, gave birth to a baby boy in the US. The couple shared this via Snapchat. The couple had their seventh year anniversary a month ago. Shebi when I tell you say I go friend you, you say impossible. No be you don dey here seven years now? Oho!!!!! A […]

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    TOUCHING: Obiano offers automatic employment to the physically-challenged in Anambra

    Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has offered all physically challenged graduates of Anambra State origin an automatic employment. Gov. Obiano who spoke during the weekend through his Secretary to the State, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu at a cultural carnival for Anambra Central Senatorial District held at Area in celebration of the Anambra@25 Silver Jubilee anniversary, […]