ADANIYI JOHNSON AND MERCY AIGBE

I WAS SCARED WHEN FUNKE AKINDELE TOLD ME TO KISS MERCY AIGBE –ADENIYI JOHNSON

Actor, Adeniyi Johnson, has recounted how he felt when star actress, Funke Akindele told him he would be kissing Mercy Aigbe in a movie. Johnson made this known during the birthday celebration held for Mercy Aigbe recently. In a video of the event shared on Mercy Aigbe’s YouTube Channel, Johnson stated that  the fashionable Aigbe…

TRAFFIKING OF GIRLS IN NIGERIA

IMMIGRATION ARRESTS NINE GIRLS AT LAGOS AIRPORT

The Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) said on Saturday that it had arrested nine girls who were to be trafficked through the Murtala Muhammed Airport to Lebanon, Cairo, Dubai and India. According to a statement released and signed by the NIS’ spokesman, Sunday James, the girls were set to board Ethiopian, Peace, Egypt and East Airlines.…

AMU PLANK MARKET LAGOS STATE

FIRE GUTS AMU MARKET IN MUSHIN, LAGOS STATE

Properties worth billions of naira were on Saturday destroyed in a fire outbreak which gutted the building materials sections of Amu market in Mushin, Lagos State. According to an eyewitness, the fire started from one of the several lines of shops within the market in the early hours of the day. The actual cause of…

IPOB ACCUSES FACEBOOK OF SHUTTING NNAMDI KANU’S PAGE

Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has accused Facebook Nigeria of shutting down their leader’s Facebook page. A publication by Facebook cited on Nnamdi Kanu’s page: @MaziNnamdiKanuTheLeaderIPOB read: “Your Page has been unpublished. This is because Mazi Nnamdi Kanu goes against our community standards on spam.” A statement by the Media and publicity Secretary of IPOB,…

United States To Place Visa Restriction On Nigeria

The United States is planning to place stiff travel restrictions on Nigerians aiming to enter America.  Wall Street Journal reports that apart from Nigeria, other countries to be affected by the new policy include Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Sudan and Tanzaniza. The countries will not face blanket bans on travel to the U.S but could…

ATIKU AND HIS SON

Atiku’s son mocks him over Arsenal vs Chelsea match on Twitter

It's really cute seeing Mustapha Abubakar, son of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, threw a playful oke at his father on Sunday after Chelsea defeated Arsenal. In the first half, the Wazirin Adamawa hailed Arsenal after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang opened scoring in the 13th minute. Atiku tweeted: “Great goal, Aubameyang”Tweet But in the second half, Chelsea…

Lion Heart: Movie Academy Under Fire after 'Disqualifying Nigeria's First Oscar entry'

According to the website, the film was dropped because it’s mostly in English, which doesn’t mean the Academy’s requirements for the Best International Feature Film category.

The rules for this category specify: “The recording of the original dialogue track as well as the completed picture must be predominantly in a language or languages other than English. Accurate, legible English-language subtitles are required.”