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Buhari Faces Backlash After Saying Foreign Press Coverage Of #EndSARS Protest Is Imbalanced

President Buhari faced a fresh backlash on Wednesday after accusing the foreign press of unbalanced coverage of the #EndSARS unrest. Reacting to reports released by British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and Cable News Network (CNN) on the anti-police brutality protests which rocked the nation in October, the President took to Twitter and wrote: “It must be said that foreign…

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Access Bank Finalizes Acquisition Of Kenya’s Transnational Bank

Following its first announcement in October 2019, Nigeria’s largest bank, Access Bank PLC has announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Transnational Bank PLC, of Kenya (TNB). The Bank made this known through a statement signed by its Company Secretary, Sunday Ekwochi. “Access Bank PLC is pleased to inform the investing public and the…

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Actors Guild Of Nigeria React To Lala Akindoju’s Criticism Over Regina Daniels’ Visit

The Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN) have responded to star actress Kemi Lala Akindoju, after she criticized the leadership of the association over the congratulatory visit they paid fellow actress, Regina Daniels, and her billionaire husband, Ned Nwoko following the birth of their first child.   On Monday June 6 2020, member of AGN lead by the President,…

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Seyi Makinde Reacts After Being Accused Of Abandoning Late Ajimobi’s Family

The incumbent Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde,has reacted to rumours that he tried to obstruct the burial of former governor Abiola Ajimobi after being accused by his, Florence Ajimobi that he abandoned her family during her late husband’s illness and death. Recall that Ajimobi died last Thursday of multiple organ failure following complications from COVID-19 at First Cardiologist Consultant, Hospital…

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D’banj’s Rape Accuser Recounts Her Illegal Detention, Shares More Allegations

The young Nigerian lady, Ms. Seyitan Babalola who accused popular singer Oladapo Oyebanjo aka D’banj of rape has levelled new allegations of intimidation and coercion against him. Ms. Seyitan who made her plight known in a press statement via twitter revealed that Dbanj and his team have resulted to coerce, intimidate and pressure her to…

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Ozinna Anumudu Shares Touching Tribute To Late Dad: “My Real Life Super Hero”

Billionaire businessman, Willie Anumudu‘s memory lives on through his daughter. Popular Nigerian fashion stylist, Ozinna Anumudu gave a touching tribute to her father on Instagram Wednesday, sharing a slideshow of adorable photos of her and the automobile magnate with her 91 thousand followers. Along with a video, the late Chairman of Globe motors could be seen dancing as Ozinna…

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Buhari Commends Nigerians For Ignoring ‘Revolution’ March

Pres. Buhari has thanked millions of Nigerians, who deliberately ignored calls on social media to join a phantom ‘revolution’ but instead went about their businesses. The President made his feelings known in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Monday. The statement read in parts:…

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Tekno Issues Apology To Lagos State Government Over Public Semi-Nude Strippers’ Scene

Nigerian singer, Tekno has issues a statement apologizing to the public after he seen dancing with some semi-nude women inside a truck at the Lekki Toll Gate Plaza along the Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lagos, on Friday night. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Ono Bello (@onobello) on Aug 3, 2019 at 3:34am PDT…

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The US Restricts Visa Approval On Nigerian Politicians

The United States, in a statement yesterday, revealed it has imposed visa restrictions on some Nigerian politicians who undermined the democratic process during the 2019 general elections. The statement reads: “The United States is a steadfast supporter of Nigerian democracy.  We commend all those Nigerians who participated peacefully in the February and March 2019 elections…

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