Tag Archives: 2019

Ex-Bauchi Governor Debunks Claims Of Spending N2.3Bn On Burial, Says He Spent N1.2Bn

Immediate past governor of Bauchi state, Mohammed Abubakar has been accused by the incumbent governor, Bala Mohammed, of spending N2.3 billion on funeral materials in just five months. According to Mohammed’s spokesman, Ladan Salihu, Abubakar spent a whooping sum of N2.3 billion on funerals between January and May 2019 without appropriation by the legislature. Salihu…

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Multichoice, Organisers of BBNaija, Gives Strict Warning On Content Circulation For New Season

Organisers of the arguably biggest reality TV show in Africa, Big Brother Naija, Multichoice, have deemed it fit to curtail every bit of infringement in this season’s edition of the reality TV show, making it clear that it wont tolerate any form of intellectual theft. The show which  is slated to air at exactly 7…

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Newspaper Headlines Of The Day! -Wednesday 19/06/19-Punch,Guardian, Daily Sun & Business Day

“Soldiers’ Inadequate Commitment Affecting Insurgency War – Buratai” – The Punch It’s another cool morning here in Lagos, and to remain in a cozy position, here are the front pages of your favorite newspapers for Wednesday, 19th of June 2019, ranging from Punch, Guardian, Daily Sun and Business Day. “UK Warns Against Travel To 21…

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Veteran Nollywood Actor, Fasasi ‘Dagunro’ Olabanke Passes Away

Veteran Nollywood actor, Fasasi Olabanke, popularly known as “Dagunro” is reportedly dead.  According to reports, he gave up the ghost during the early hours of Thursday, June 13, 2019. The Osogbo born actor who known for his fiery role in interpreting Yoruba traditional powers in several epic Yoruba movies passed away this morning, details surrounding the death of…

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Cassie Announces That She Is Expecting Her First Child With Boyfriend

Singer, Cassie has announced that she is expecting her first child with boyfriend Alex Fine. The 32-year-old took to her Instagram page on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 revealing that she is expecting a baby girl. She wrote: “Can’t wait to meet our baby girl  💗 Love You Always & Forever” View this post on Instagram A post…

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Five Injured As Explosion Rocks Shopping Mall in Port Harcourt

Five people have reportedly been injured following a gas explosion at a shopping mall in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Nnamdi Omoni, confirmed the incident on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. He said the explosion, which occurred in the Kitchen area of the mall, left five persons seriously injured.…

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Moghalu Blames Northern Elite and Politicians, Says They Promote Poverty

The presidential candidate of Young Progressive Party (YPP) in the 2019 Presidential election, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, has accused the northern elite and politicians of encouraging poverty among the masses for selfish and political reasons. According to Moghalu, the selfishness of the northern political class remains the major cause of poverty and under-development in the region.…

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President Buhari Accepts Onnoghen’s Retirement, Appoints Five New Justices Of The Supreme Court

President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the voluntary retirement from service of Justice Walter Onnoghen as Chief Justice of Nigeria, effective from May 28, 2019 and has also appointed five new supreme court Justices.  A statement by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, confirmed this in Abuja on Sunday. The…

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