Man arrested for swallowing 96 pellets of coc*ine

A 44-year-old father of three, Gabriel Anthony Patrick, has been arrested by operatives of the National Dr*g Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, for ingesting 96 pellets of coc*ine, which he excreted in the custody of the Agency. He was arrested on Friday, November 26, during an outward clearance of Turkish Airline at the boarding […] penetv

Spain-bound father of 3 excretes 96 pellets of cocaine at Abuja airport as NDLEA arrests 5 American University of Nigeria students for drug offences

He charged them along with their colleagues in other commands to constantly focus on raising the bar of their achievements until the last gram of illicit drug is taken away from every community in Nigeria. Earlier same day, operatives also intercepted a motorised concrete mixer truck used to conceal 2000.6kg of cannabis, loaded at Ogbese,Read More

No student was turned into tubers of yam in Ibadan — Commissioner for Education .

The Oyo State Commissioner for Education, Mr Abiodun Abdulramah, has refuted claims that two students were turned into tubers of yam in Ibadan area of the state by a suspected ritualist. The alleged suspected ritualist, a middle-aged man, was att*cked by irate youths, on Bode Wasinmi-Bashorun axis, on Friday, December 3, after a security guard raised the alarm that he […] penetv

Rohr wants outstanding salaries, bonuses before quitting Super Eagles

The NFF and the sports ministry are said to be finalizing details concerning Rohr’s disengagement as well as the new coach to lead the national team but are yet to agree with the Franco-German over his severance pay. “The federation is broke and cannot afford to meet his (Rohr) demands of disengagement,” a close sourceRead More

Seun Kuti calls on Nigerians to rise against ‘cults all over this country’ as he criticizes those who make the gangster lifestyle look cool to young ones

“Is this when we decide to rise up against cults all over this country or we just wanna do the usual,” the singer asked. The singer said everybody wants to be gangster, forgetting that there are young ones watching them and learning. Seun Kuti has called out Nigerians who make cultism and the gangster lifestyle lookRead More

Nigerian music superstar, Tems, To Headline First Concert in Nigeria

Nigerian music superstar Tems will headline her first concert in Nigeria in two years on December 16, 2021, at the Livespot X Festival. The artist who is fresh off hugely successful bodies of work will perform at the first-ever week-long entertainment experience in Lagos. Tickets to Livespot X Festival can be purchased online at Livespotnation.com.Read More

What Comedian, Cute Abiola Did To Nigeria Police That Got Him One-Month Punishment – Navy

Dahun said, “Cute Abiola has been placed on one-month extra duty after he was tried. He will be in charge of cleanship; supervising painting, electricians, carpentry, cutting of grasses, and others. He will be supervising civilians. Recall that the news of the comedian’s arrest went viral on 25th November, however, he has been released fromRead More

Worshippers abducted from Kaduna church released after one month in captivity

They were kidnapped on October 31 by bandits who killed three of the victims and left two others critically injured after demanding ransom. The CAN Chairman said the church told him the release members were taken to the barrack by soldiers after being released. He said;  Kaduna State Chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN)’s Chairman, Rev Joseph John HayabRead More

Davido Takes a Ride For The First Time in His Newly Acquired 2021 Rolls Royce Cullinan [VIDEO]

In a recent post, Davido shared a video of the moment he signed the endorsement deal with the bank and captioned it; Critics had claimed that the singer didn’t have money to ship the car home following his request for donations on social media. Recall that last month, officials from the bank flew out toRead More

White paper on Lagos #EndSARS panel report is illegal – Femi Falana

“Therefore, any institution and individual indicted by the commission may wish to approach the High Court to challenge any aspect of the report. Since the White Paper committee is illegal its findings are of no moment.” The senior lawyer also stated that there were contradictions in the White Paper report. He said;  Human rights lawyerRead More

Nigerian Comedian, Cute Abiola Is Serving One-Month Punishment for Ridiculing Police – Navy

A military source, who spoke with our correspondent on the condition of anonymity, explained that an extra duty means that the comedian is the “Minister of Works in the Barracks” for the period of the punishment. Naval spokesperson, Commodore Suleman Dahun, confirmed the development to Saturday Beats on Friday. The naval spokesman said that AhmadRead More

“I Know What Happened, But Nigerians Will Tackle Me If I Speak” – Kemi Olunloyo Speaks On Case Of Dowen Student, Sylvester Oromoni

In her words; “Look at them, they came to laugh at me. Ozo you even turned your jersey upside down, shame on you, shame on you!”. Controversial investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo has broken silence regarding the case of late 12-year-old Dowen student, Sylvester Oromoni. The dragging intensified after Ozo turned his Arsenal jersey inside outRead More

Nigeria’s creative industry is worth $4.5billion — CBN Gov. Emefiele

Nigeria’s creative industry is worth $4.5billion — CBN Gov. Emefiel The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has said the creative industry is an important one in the country, with a revenue of about 4.5 billion dollars. Speaking at an event in Dubai, on Friday, December 3, he thanked President Muhammadu Buhari for giving the bankers’ […] penetv

BBNaija Leo Cries Out as Guests at His Shortlet Apartment Stole His Dining Table

Reality TV star and entrepreneur, Leo DaSilva, has taken to social media to lament after guests at his shortlet apartment went away with his dining table. He revealed they sent the security man on an errand then made away with the table while he was away.  I’m so stressed. Them send security message, the moveRead More

“Baddo Don Make Money Already, Don’t Listen to Him”- Reactions as Olamide Says His Goals is Not Money

Sensational Nigerian singer Olamide Gbenga Adedeji, known professionally as Olamide, has sparked reactions online after saying making money is not his goal. Earlier this year, in May 2021, Davido announced the acquisition of a new car, 2021 Rolls Royce Cullinan. Many netizens said Olamide is wrong about the statement noting that an individual needs moneyRead More

Powerful Nigerians are frustrating AMCON’s recovery of N4.4trn debts — Senate panel

Sani said;  This was disclosed by the committee’s chairman, Senator Uba Sani (APC, Kaduna) at a stakeholders’ meeting on “Consolidating the effectiveness of the asset recovery model adopted by AMCON” at Zuma Rock Resort, Niger State. “A lot of highly placed Nigerians are not willing to support AMCON because most of those people are the onesRead More

Poverty will multiply if Nigeria breaks up — VP Osinbajo .

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says problems like poverty facing Nigeria will multiply if the country experiences breaks up. Speaking in Abuja on Thursday, December 2, the VP said many of the security challenges in the country would be resolved in due course and that Nigeria would be stronger and greater. According to a statement issued by his spokesman Laolu Akande, […] penetv

NFF to ratify Rohr sacking next week, rules out Nigerian coach as replacement

Amaju Pinnick, the President of Nigeria Football Federation has reportedly briefed the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Chief Sunday Dare on the situation regarding the sacking of Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, and the hiring of his replacement.  It was claimed that the federation seems to have ruled out the hiring of a NigerianRead More

Pero Adeniyi Fights Dirty with Blogger, Linda Ikeji over Post about Her First Daughter And 2face’s 3 Kids

Linda ikeji however cropped out the photo of 2face’s stepdaughter on her page, to the disgust of Pero who called her out for removing her daughter’s picture. Shazam is an application that can identify music, movies, advertising, and television shows, based on a short sample played and using the microphone on the device. Pero accusedRead More

Comedian Mr Macaroni Gives Update on Cute Abiola’s Arrest

“A lot of people have been asking me about Cute Abiola. I don’t have much information as only his Wife and Mother are allowed to see him. Popular embattled skit maker, Debo Adebayo, popularly known as Mr Macaroni, has given an update on the situation with his colleague, Ahmed Gafar aka Cute Abiola. Mr MacaroniRead More

Dino Melaye Achieves New Milestone, Makes Appearance in a Movie [VIDEO]

He acted alongside established names like Mofe Duncan, Kunle Remi, Linda Osifo and others. The politician who has also featured in songs showed off his acting skills in the movie. The music superstar has been announced as the top Shazamed artiste in Nigeria for the year, which explains that a large number of people inRead More

Davido Named the Most Shazamed Nigerian Artiste in 2021

Meanwhile 2Face’s babymama, Pero Adeniyi has showed off the singer’s three children she gave birth to.  The socialite who is 2Face’s babymama has been pictured with the singer’s children Ehi, Innocent, and Justin Idibia. Sensational Afro-pop singer Davido has added a new accolade to his name, as has been named as the most Shazamed artisteRead More

Fireboy Makes Boomplay’s Golden Club as He Hits 100 Million Streams

Earlier this year, in May 2021, Davido announced the acquisition of a new car, 2021 Rolls Royce Cullinan. Also, his music has been included in 1884 playlists, listened to in 107 countries around the world on Boomplay alone. According to auto sites, the Rolls-Royce 2021 is a full-sized luxury sport utility vehicle (SUV) produced byRead More

You will see how Rafiki showed Simba to the world, when you come of age -Vector celebrates daughter’s birthday

According to auto sites, the Rolls-Royce 2021 is a full-sized luxury sport utility vehicle (SUV) produced by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, valued at a staggering N183 million. Looking like the Nigeria superstar has taken the delivery of the car, he took to his Instagram page to share a glimpse of the vehicle with Lagos as theRead More

“How Do You Do It? – Singer, Ycee Quizzes Broke People Living Expensive, Luxurious Lifestyle

Meanwhile singer Davido Adeleke, known as Davido, has reportedly taken delivery of his Rolls Royce Cullinan, which he acquired a few months ago. The rapper took to Snapchat to wonder how people live large and rock expensive outfits despite being financially handicapped. ”I honestly really can’t stand you lot that wanna be doing luxury lifestyleRead More

Singer Davido’s Rolls Royce Cullinan Arrive Nigeria

Sensational Nigerian singer Davido Adeleke, known as Davido, has reportedly taken delivery of his Rolls Royce Cullinan, which he acquired a few months ago. Looking like the Nigeria superstar has taken the delivery of the car, he took to his Instagram page to share a glimpse of the vehicle with Lagos as the location. TheRead More

Actor Femi Branch Narrowly Escapes Death as His Car Catches Fire [WATCH]

The actor took to his Instagram page to thank God for saving his life. He wrote: “Tragedy averted…finished shoot, got into car, driving home… At Estate Gate, Car catches fire! Thank God for good Naija people who helped me put it out! C He captioned it, “When you get to a hotel in a ruralRead More

Real Life Situation of ‘Cut Soap For Me’- 2face Reacts as a Hotel in His State Cuts Bath Soap into Two for Lodgers

Legendary singer, 2face Idibia has reacted to a post where a hotel in his state was called out for cutting bath soap into two for lodgers. According to him, it is a literal representation of the popular phrase “Cut soap for me”. Hours ago, a short clip of Wizkid stretching his hands towards Tems backsideRead More

After 10yrs of practice, fake Lawyer arrested during cross examination in Port Harcourt Court .

A suspected fake lawyer identified as Stanley Ejirogene has been remanded in prison custody by a High Court in Port Harcourt. It was gathered that the suspect, who has been practising for over 10 years, was exposed in court on Wednesday, December 1, during cross examination, when he could not tell the court the University and law school he attended. […] penetv

All foreign-trained doctors to pay N900k fee and undergo six-month programme — Medical council .

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) says all medical graduates who schooled abroad and seek to take the council’s assessment examination will undergo a six-month mandatory attachment programme. Applicants who are Nigerian citizens are required to pay a non-refundable fee of N900k, while non-citizens are to pay N1.4million for the programme. According to a statement on the council’s […] penetv

NFF reportedly rules out paying severance fee to Coach Gernot Rohr if sacked

“Top NFF sources tell me there is no severance package in Gernot Rohr’s contract. The federation is only obliged to pay him the remainder of his remuneration and that is what they are working on at the moment,” Udoh tweeted. However, the 68-year-old tactician is on the brink of getting sacked as the Super EaglesRead More

An environment where everyone is afraid to talk because they won’t call them for jobs – Boma slams Nigeria then calls Nigerians “jobless”

He also called out Nigerians, writing: “Nigerians and misery na 5 & 6”. He then added his location, Brooklyn, New York, and thanked God for “growth and options”. He said Nigeria is an environment where people are afraid to talk or express themselves for fear they won’t be given jobs. He said he needs toRead More

Man Storms Bank with Rope Threatening To Hang Himself to Death After They Transferred His Money to Unsuspecting Hackers [VIDEO]

Watch the video below; A Facebook user who shared the video said; According to reports, the man had earlier reported an unfamiliar debit transaction of N450k on his account to the bank after which the bank reportedly asked him to get a court order to prove he had no business with the recipient. ‘Someone hackedRead More

No Christian should be killed in Zamfara – CAN warns as it confirms that a threat letter was sent to Christians in Zamfara state

“The leadership of the national Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in our recent visit to Sokoto and Kebbi states was alarmed, surprised and shocked by the record of those criminals who are killing and kidnapping with impunity in the area as if there was a pact between them and the security agencies. Now that bothRead More

Discourse on Nigeria’s unity driven by ignorance and emotion – Sultan of Sokoto

The discourse has to be an informed one driven by facts and figures. He said; The Sultan who was represented at a national unity summit organised by the National Prosperity Movement (NPM) in Abuja on Wednesday December 1, by Shehu Yamusa III, Emir of Keffi, stated that we should also avoid confusing unity with uniformity.  Sultan ofRead More

‘Give Afrobeat Recognition Because It’s Very popular’ — Davido Discloses in Recent Interview with CNN

Singer Davido recently spoke to CNN from his Accra base where he said the Afrobeat genre is loved and patronized across the entire continent of Africa, and thus should be given the needed recognition by the international media. Sharing a promotional video, Pere once again used his catchphrase, ‘the Emblem on my neck signifies authority’Read More

Fans Celebrate With BBNaija Ozo on 1-Year with Brilla FM as an OAP

“The #RewindWithOzo show has grown so much with football fanatics loving the show more every day. Ozoemena did that. Happy Anniversary with BrilaFM Ozo.” – @AyinawuTanko “When your direct boss thinks this highly of you, you’re worthy to be celebrated. Fans congratulate ex-BBNaija star, Ozoemena popularly known as Ozo on his 1-year anniversary with SportsRead More

Ikorodu community leader narrates how stray bullet hit his sister-in-law after policemen allegedly fired shots during argument with Keke riders

Community Leader Am constraints to write this message with heavy heart to report the police misconduct and misused of ammunition by the officers of Nigeria Police Force along Ikorodu-Itoikin road in between Parafa-Lucky Fibre on Sunday on 28th November,2021 at about 8:00pm REPORT OF POLICE MISCONDUCT AND SHOOTING OF INNOCENT CITIZEN ALONG IKORODU-ITOIKIN ROAD IKORODURead More

Fans Set To Call Stefflon Don As Burna Boy Vows To Marry Over Bole and Fish

Wizkid created history and magic at the O2 Arena with his performance and that of the other artists he invited to the show The internet is the frenzy with the recent post of famous Nigerian singer, Damini Ogulu otherwise known as Burna Boy. Mixed reactions have been trailing the post as some fans of theRead More

President Buhari to attend EXPO 2020 Dubai

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart on Wednesday, December 1, to attend EXPO 2020 Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). “Aside touring the Nigerian Pavilion at the Expo on Friday, Nigeria’s National Day, the President will also receive in audience prospective investors as well as meet with His Highness, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan,Read More

Armed gang kill security operatives and Agip workers in Bayelsa

“With deep sorrow, Eni confirms that a group of Eni contractors accompanied by security operatives were attacked by an armed group causing as far as we know 3 fatalities and 2 injuries. The statement read;  “Contractors were working at a Mangrove Restoration project, which envisages the restoration of mangroves in the Swamp area of Nigeria,Read More

Omicron: Canada issues travel ban on Nigeria .

The Canadian government has added Nigeria to the list of countries banned from entering into the country in a bid to halt the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant. This was made known in a statement posted on the country’s official website on Tuesday, November 30. Other countries affected by the travel ban include South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, Botswana, Eswatini, Zimbabwe, […] penetv

“If Anything Happens to me, Hold Sanwo Olu Responsible” – Uche Maduagwu after Being Reportedly Harassed by Thugs

Pleading to the public, the actor accused the Governor of being fully responsible should anything ever happen to him. Controversial gay rights activist, Uche Maduagwu has been threatened by armed ‘area boys’ after asking the Governor of Lagos State, Sanwo Olu to resign over the incident that happened at Lekki tollgate. Area boys with gunsRead More

Friday Odum Emerges Winner of ISN Medical Laboratory Scientist of the Year Award 2021

Gabriel Oke, an employee of the National Hospital, Abuja, emerged as the second runner-up, winning a cash prize of Five Hundred Thousand Naira (N500, 000.00) and a Capacity Development Training opportunity. The other seven finalists were rewarded with a cash prize of N200 000.00 each. Ndukwe Kelechi from Everight Diagnostics and Laboratory Services Limited, Abuja,Read More

Just In: NCDC confirms two cases of Covid-19 Omicron variant in Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Wednesday, December 1, confirmed the first case of Omicron variant in Nigeria. NCDC Director-General, Dr Ifedayo Adetifa, in a statement said in line with the routine travel test required of all international travellers and Genomic sequencing at the NCDC through Its National Reference Laboratory (NRL), Abuja, confirmed Nigeria’s first case of the […] penetv

‘I Never Knew We Were Rich Until I Was 13’ – Davido Reveals What His Life Was Like Growing Up

Sensational Singer Davido has opened up about his early stage life with his parents saying he never knew they were rich until the age of 13 when they moved into a new place and he decided to learn what his father does. Davido added that he only got to realize that they were really richRead More

Bride Sparks Reactions Online After She Recreated Wedding Entrance from Movie, Crazy Rich Asians

When she got to her groom, he helped her out of the water and pulled her wet train which was dripping wet out of the water. In the video, the Nigerian bride is seen walking slowly through water as the theme song “Can’t Help Falling in Love” played in the background, just like the movie.Read More

Security operatives bar unvaccinated civil servants from federal secretariat in Abuja (photos)

Federal Civil Servants in Abuja who have not taken the COVID-19 vaccine were barred from entering their offices on Wednesday, Dec 1. The Federal Government had set a deadline of December 1 for civil servants to take the COVID-19 vaccine. Mr Mustapha had said the decision was taken in the best interest of Nigerians andRead More

Police arrest 32 notorious suspects for complicity in attack on travellers along Kaduna-Abuja highway, killings in Niger mosque, trans-border car theft

Investigations by the Police team revealed that the Golf-3 saloon car was given to Dayyabu as his operational vehicle by one of the wanted bandits, with a promise that the full ownership of the vehicle will revert to him on completion of five successful arms delivery missions. The operatives of the Special Tactical Squad deployedRead More

Stop Mocking Our Collevctive Intelligence with Hypocrisy- Uche Maduagwu Reacts to Gov Sanwo-Olu ‘Peace Walk’

moses is a writer for gist lovers . A budding individual with the strive to share and inform the masses with contents relating to their beliefs, lifestyle and all about the entertainment.  “I am super excited to join the @kippaafrica family as their latest brand ambassador!!!💃💃,” she wrote in part while making the announcement viaRead More

Omicron COVID is in Nigeria – NCDC Confirms New COVID Variant in Nigeria

However, the NCDC on Wednesday morning said two cases of the variant were discovered through genomic sequencing. It albeit linked the cases to two passengers from South Africa. The PUNCH reported that the Omicron variant, a new strain of the coronavirus disease, was reported by South Africa and first detected in Botswana. “Retrospective sequencing ofRead More

COVID-19: NCDC confirms two cases of Omicron variant in Nigeria

The Omicron variant, a new strain of the coronavirus disease, was reported in South Africa and first detected in Botswana. Director-General, Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa disclosed this in a press release on Wednesday morning, December 1. “Retrospective sequencing of previously confirmed cases among travelers to Nigeria also identified the omicron variant among samples collected in OctoberRead More

Yoruba bloc pulls out of south/middle belt secessionist alliance

According to the group, the decision was taken because the position of some NINAS members do not align with that of IOO. “We are, however, pleased to inform you that a more productive wide-alliance to be known as the South and Middle-Belt People’s Sovereign Movement will be officially inaugurated after the completion of the ongoingRead More

NDLEA d*stroys N50billion worth of dr*gs in Abuja .

The National Dr*g Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Tuesday, November 30, d*stroyed dr*gs worth over N50 billion weighing 20,000 kilograms in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja. The Chiarman, NDLEA, (rtd.) Brig.-Gen. Buba Marwa, speaking during the b*rning of the illicit dr*gs publicly in Abuja, said that the agency was experiencing a resurgence and was being retrofitted to operate at […] penetv

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu invites Falz, Mr Macaroni, Seun Kuti for peace walk

The government gave the invite during a press conference held at the state house, Alausa, Ikeja today November 30. The governor said it will signal a new beginning towards the rebuilding of the state. Just as we have established a mechanism to compensate all those who lost homes, businesses, and livelihoods to the violent destruction ofRead More

International Breweries’ Kickstart Holds 6th Edition of Awards Ceremony, Empowers Young Entrepreneurs with 60 Million Naira Grant, Training and Mentorship

Principal Consultant, AD Consulting and Keynote Speaker at the event, Mrs. Olajumoke Adenowo noted that the best time to explore entrepreneurship is when one is young as it affords individuals the opportunity to channel all their creativity and energy into building something remarkable, without the distractions that come with age. While appreciating the Kickstart Initiative,Read More

90% of Nigerian Women Don’t Know How to Dress – BBN Vee Shades Nigerian Women

Vee tweeted saying she needs a correct tailor/designer who can bring her really good ideas to life and not anyone who will get her shine shine dress with brown net throwing a subtle shade at Nigerian women. A follower of hers was bold enough to ask who the shade was directed at and Vee confidentlyRead More

“How to Apply” As Davido Opens Portal for N250m Orphanage Fund

He also set up a five-man committee to monitor the progress of the disbursement of the funds. In three days, the singer received over N200m as gifts from his friends. Adding N50m of his personal money, the singer decided to give back to society by donating N250m to orphanages across Nigeria. Though he added thatRead More

Court reverses ex-Emir Sanusi’s banishment from Kano

Sanusi, who was dethroned on March 9, 2020, had on March 12, 2020, sued the Inspector-General of Police and Director-General, Department of State Services over what he called ‘unlawful detention/confinement.’  Joined in the suit were the Attorney-General of Kano State and Attorney General of the Federation as third and fourth respondents respectively.  Justice Chikere, whoRead More

TV Host Ebuka Excited After Meeting Football Legends, Roberto Carlos and John Terry

The Anambra State-born celebrity who sounded excited following his meeting with the two legends noted how they tried to teach him Spanish. Meanwhile Sensational singer David Adeleke also known as Davido, alongside some of his 30BG crew, turned up for the birthday of BRed’s son Jordan Adeleke. Photos of Davido and Ifeanyi, which surfaced online,Read More

“Keep Insulting Me While I Make My Money” – Bobrisky Boasts After Buying Hotel Worth N800Million

moses is a writer for gist lovers . A budding individual with the strive to share and inform the masses with contents relating to their beliefs, lifestyle and all about the entertainment. According to him, after he purchased the gas station, his lawyer advised him not to put it in the open but a lotRead More

Dorsey’s Resignation: How Lai Mohammed Will Claim FG Forced Jack Dorsey to Resign – Aisha Yesufu

However, one major event that happened before Twitter suspension was the taking down of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tweet where the Nigerian leader was adjudged to have threatened citizens of the country. Aisha Yesufu said that the government would soon tell Nigerians that Jack’s resignation was part of negotiations to return the social media platform toRead More

Nigeria will overcome current economic and security challenges – British commissioner says

Laing gave the assurance on Monday November 29, while speaking at a state dinner in Benin organised in her honour. Catriona Laing, the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, has sent out a message of hope and optimism that Nigeria will overcome its current economic and security challenges. According to her, “I am very confident that Nigeria will get throughRead More

Covid-19: Lockdowns over Omicron variant not needed for now – Joe Biden

Following Biden’s ban of travel from Southern Africa, his critics attacked him saying he accused former President Donald Trump of “hysterical xenophobia” after he limited travel from China in January 2020 as the coronavirus spread in the US. Cases have been found in Canada, and the US has imposed travel bans on eight African countriesRead More

No reported case of Omicron variant in Nigeria yet – FG

Speaking at the Presidential Steering Committee briefing in Abuja, Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Ifedayo Adetifa, said there was no need to give in to speculations. Now, we have a pipeline of samples that are in process, whose results will be ready tomorrow; so this situation, of course, can change.” The WorldRead More

Jos Prison Attack: NCoS armed squad personnel killed, 9 inmates killed, one attacker killed, 262 inmates escaped, 10 recaptured

“Some of the attackers and a total of 262 inmates escaped in the melee before reinforcement could come from sister services. 10 have so far been recaptured leaving 252 at large.”  The deceased Armed Squad personnel identified as Umar Mohammed “One of the gunmen trapped within the Medium Security Custodial Center, Jos after invading theRead More

BBN Cross, Pere, Whitemoney Lands Huge Deal with Crypto Currency Company

Reality stars, Pere Egbi, Oyeze ‘Whitemoney‘ Hazel, and Cross Ike bag a mouth-watering deal with a crypto currency company in Nigeria, Binance. In her exact words: Taking to the micro-blogging platform, the mother of one left a note that raised the eye-brow of many as regards what could be expected in their BBNaija Reunion show.Read More

‘I Want Full Treatment in Nigeria’- Gabrielle Union to Wizkid as They Chill Together after His London Show (VIDEO)

 She, however, indicated that when she comes to Nigeria, she wants full treatment during his stay. Hanging out with the ‘Fever’ hit maker backstage, Gabrielle Union after hugging Wizkid congratulated him for a successful show and revealed plans to visit Nigeria. Sharing the photo they captioned it, “Off to church. 👼 😇 #gratefulheart #Ekpatas #yellojacketgirlRead More

I had a really strong resentment to you the first week or more after our child was born – BBNaija’s Khafi tells husband Gedoni (video)

Khafi, who married fellow housemate, Gedoni,  after they met on the Big Brother Naija reality show, revealed that she and her husband were apart for most of the pregnancy and also during delivery. She said she would see him going out to drink with friends in Nigeria while her body had just gone through theRead More

Singer Durella Unveils Condom Brand, Says He isn’t Competing to Be Nigeria’s Number One Artiste

I am not fighting to be number one. I am not fighting for titles. I have my title already. This, however, sparked outrage on social media from fans who condemned that presenter for ruining her beauty with excessive plastic surgery. There are a lot of number one artiste out there, people that are better thanRead More

Highlights from Wizkid’s Show at the O2 Arena; Featuring Tems, Chris Brown, Buju, Others [VIDEO]

The major highlight from the night was when Starboy introduced Chris Brown and Grammy-nominated fast-rising female star, Tems, to the stage to perform ‘Essence.’ Award winning Afrobeats star, Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid created an epic three-man performance buzz at his Made in Lagos concert in London, UK when he brought US singer, Chris Brown andRead More

Lagos EndSARS panel was illegal, can’t probe military, police – Minister of labour, Festus Keyamo .

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (SAN), says the Lagos judicial panel on police br*tality was “illegal.” Speaking in a chat with Channel Television, on Sunday, November 28, Keyamo said it was not within their jurisdiction to investigate Federal Government institutions and officers of the Nigeria Police Force and the Nigerian Army. Responding to a question […] penetv

“Show Us Reciepts” – Kiddwaya in the Mud for Claiming to Be the Most Successful Influencer in Nigeria

Based on these successes attained, the Big Brother Naija star noted that he is probably the most successful influencer in the world. This, however, sparked outrage on social media from fans who condemned that presenter for ruining her beauty with excessive plastic surgery. Meanwhile Celebrity media personality Toke Makinwa reacts after being called out forRead More

#EndSARS panel was illegal. States can’t probe military and police – Festus Keyamo (video)

So when you now say any matter and in the course of delving into any matter you now call people and begin to inquire into the conduct of people not under your control. It is illegal. Completely illegal. And no paper or recommendation can come out of an illegal panel. Nothing1 ”he saidOn November 15, theRead More

COVID: Canada confirms Two Nigerians have tested positive for Omicron Variant

The ban of entry of travellers into Canada will be in place till 31 January 2022. But WHO also noted that it is not yet clear whether Omicron is more transmissible than other variants, or if it can cause more severe disease. Cases of the Omicron variant have now been detected in 13 nations; Australia,Read More

‘The dream is to be President of Nigeria’ – Yul Edochie gushes as he becomes the latest landlord in Lagos [Photo]

The elated actor has since been telling all those who care to listen that he is now a landlord in Lagos State. Amen. Nollywood Actor, Yul Edochie, has moved into his own house in the metropolitan city of Lagos and he is thankful for achieving such an amazing feat. By God’s grace. When we deyRead More

58-year-old businessman brutally murdered in Delta

According to the report published by Ika Weekly Newspaper on Sunday, November 28, the deceased said to be a former bookseller of the famous Mkpado Bookshop, was butchered to death in the early hours of Wednesday, November 24. A 58-year-old electronics dealer, Mr Anthony Mkpado has been brutally murdered by unknown gunmen in Agbor, Ika South LocalRead More

He is our family’s benefactor. We cannot work against him – Foluke Daramola’s husband, Kayode Salako defends her after she was bashed for allegedly supporting Bola Tinubu’s ‘presidential bid’

It would be hard for us to do that!Whoever our party is going to be supporting and presenting for the election, is who would be our candidate.So, Foluke and I, have always been on the side of what we believe is the right side of the political divide in Nigeria. We have always been onRead More

Five inmates reportedly prevented from bolting away as unknown g*nmen visit Jos prison

The Nigeria Correctional Service (prison) located in Jos, the Plateau State capital, has come under att*ck from unknown gunmen. According to PM News, five inmates of the facility, who attempted to bolt away on Sunday, November 28, amidst an exchange of gunfire with the att*ckers, were stopped. The attackers were said to have pretended to be on a visit before […] penetv

Kidnappers release 10 Zaria LG employees after alleged payment of N40m ransom, detain 3 others until they get brand new motorcycles

“Only the money was taken to them that is why they refused to release the three staff. The freed victims are yet to be united with their families because they were taken to an undisclosed hospital for medical examinations,” he said. He added that family members of the victims contributed money to pay the ransom.Read More

DSS raises alarm over terrorists’ plot to attack military bases

The Department of State Services (DSS) has raised an alarm over plans by terrorists to attack military bases in border towns across the country. In view of the foregoing and the likelihood, such attacks not limited to the military personnel only, all law enforcement and security agencies with operational bases at border communities are advisedRead More

Garba Shehu replies Reno Omokri after he offered him $50 to move to Bama without security

This afternoon, Garba Shehu shared a post on his Facebook page responding to Reno. He wrote; Reno made the offer after Garba at an event last Friday said President Buhari should be commended for improving security in Nigeria.  Please comment and share so Garba can’t deny seeing this. I am willing to pay the moneyRead More

Nigerians should present NIN even before using a restaurant — Pantami .

The Minister for Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, has stated that in order to secure Nigeria in the next few years, Nigerians should present and verify their National Identity Number even before using a restaurant. The minister stated this while speaking at a convocation lecture of the Federal College of Education Technical Gombe. He explained why his ministry […] penetv

We went to advocate for peace and unity in Nigeria. It had nothing to do with politics  – Foluke Daramola reacts after she and her colleague were called out for allegedly endorsing Bola Ahmed Tinubu

Reacting Foluke said she and her colleagues’ presence at the gathering had nothing to do with politics. Watch her speak in the video below.  This earned them criticisms from Nigerians. Some people accused them of collecting money to endorse Tinubu. The video shows some Nollywood stars, sitting around a conference table, and chanting, “Asiwaju BolaRead More

Give credit to Pres. Buhari for tackling insecurity in the country — Garba Shehu tells Nigerians

Mallam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammad Buhari on Media and Publicity, says the president deserves credit over his efforts in tackling the farmers/herders crisis in the country. He disclosed this on Friday while presenting a paper, tagged ‘Fake news: Challenges of information management’, at the 10th year anniversary of the Federal University Dutsin-Ma (FUDMA), in Katsina […] penetv

Three Bl*od Brothers Jailed for Internet Fra*d At The Same Time. To Forfeit properties, cash to the FG

Three siblings, Emmanuel Udofa, ThankGod Udofa and Jonathan Udofa were on Thursday, November 25, 2021 convicted and sentenced to prison by Justice Efe Ikponmwonba of the Edo State High Court sitting in Benin City, Edo State. The trio were arraigned by the Benin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on one count charge of false representation. The […] penetv

Police officer dismissed for k*lling 5 people in Enugu State

The police command in Enugu says it has dismissed Edem Ebong, a police inspector, for his alleged involvement in the k*lling of five persons in the state. Recall that four persons also sustained inj*ries during the incident which occurred on June 20, 2021, at Golf estate in Enugu. In a statement on Friday, Daniel Ndukwe, Enugu police spokesperson, said the […] penetv

Lawmakers reject bill to empower Nigerians to sue government for not providing basic welfare . .

The House of Representatives has rejected a bill seeking to make the provision of basic welfare compulsory. The bill, sponsored by Sergius Ogun (PDP, Edo), sought to amend section 6 of the 1999 Constitution by allowing the judiciary to entertain cases on the provision of basic welfare as contained in sections 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 and […] penetv

FIFA may ban Nigeria if Gernot Rohr is sacked without due process – Senate committee on sports

Senator Obinna Ogba, the Chairman, Senate Committee on Sports and Youth Development,  has said FIFA may sanction Nigeria if Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr is sacked without the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) carrying out due process. “Yes, so many persons have called for his sack. It needs to be discussed because there was an agreementRead More

Northern Coalition explains why it asked President Buhari not to release Nnamdi Kanu

The Coalition of Northern groups has explained why it recently called for President Buhari to resist calls to release arrested Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader, Nnamdi Kanu. Talking about the possibility of an Igbo president, Suleiman added; ” We have been having the herdsmen issue for a long time and we said that weRead More

Whitemoney Performs on Stage with 2face, MI Abaga and Skales at ‘One Africa Music Fest’ [VIDEO]

The ‘one Africa music fest’ hosted in Dubai by Pepsi, was graced with the presence and performance of top Celebrities and Big brother naija shine ya eyes reality TV star, Whitemoney was opportune to perform alongside popular Nigerian artistes, 2Baba, MI Abaga and Skales. moses is a writer for gist lovers . A budding individualRead More

Buhari’s government is the first to propose workable solution to herder-farmer clashes – Garba Shehu

According to the presidential spokesman, no other administration has been able to effectively tackle the issue since Nigeria gained independence in 1960.It is incorrect, however, to assert that the government has or is doing nothing to address the threats. Firstly, there are ongoing efforts for the establishment of cattle ranches to prevent or curtail open grazing, the practice thatRead More

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