OBAFEMI AWOLOWO’S GRANDSON IS A BBNAIJA HOUSEMATE, SEE HIS PIX

Oluwaseyi “Seyi” Awolowo is the grandson of Obafemi Awolowo. He has had many highs and lows in his three decades of existence. The bubbly entrepreneur once tried to commit suicide but has since risen above that dark period of his teenage years and has turned his life around. He is committed to his journey of self-acceptance, his girlfriend and his beliefs. He demonstrates the latter with a “Jesus’’ tattoo across his arm. Seeing his own face on a billboard for the first time is one of the highest moments of…

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MEET THE 2019 BIG BROTHER NAIJA HOUSEMATES

The 2019 Big Brother Naija Reality show is already on, and we’ve gotten profiles of some of the housemates who have been unveiled on the reality show. Here are profiles of the 2019 Big Brother Naija housemates below; Avala Single mom and budding singer Avala is not here to play. Being part of Big Brother Naija is part of pursuing her dreams and she also wants to inspire other young women.  The budding singer studied music and business at York College in Queens, New York. It’s no wonder then that…

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RUGA SETTLEMENTS TO RESOLVE FARMERS, HERDERS CRISIS- PRESIDENCY

The Presidency, on Sunday, said the proposed Ruga settlement is aimed at addressing the lingering farmer/herder clashes across the country, Igbere TV reports. It was reacting to comments and controversies the plan had generated on social media in the past few weeks. In a statement issued to Igbere TV by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, he said; “The Presidency wishes to draw attention to recent unhelpful comments regarding the plan to stop roaming of cattle herders with the attendant clashes with farmers. “Ruga…

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2 NURSERY STUDENTS DROWN WHILE SEARCHING FOR PLASTICS IN BENUE, SEE PICS

The family of Mr Teryima Abomnger of Gboko South, Benue State lost their two children Master Saater Abomnger (10yrs) and Master Terhide Abomnger (8yrs) after they got drowned at Nguambi stream Gboko south while in search of used plastics (empty bottle water).They were pupils of Aunty Ayam Nursery and Primary school Gboko before their deaths. Hon. Barr. Jacob Iorver, Caretaker Chairman Gboko Local Government paid a visit to the family to sympathize with them.Hon. Barr. Jacob prayed God to grant the children eternal rest and also grant the family the…

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ONLY CANDIDATES WITH NIN WILL BE REGISTERED FOR 2020 UTME – JAMB

NIGERIANS without the National Identification Number (NIN) duly assigned to them by the National Identity Card Management Commission will not be registered to sit for Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination from the year 2020. Head of Media, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Dr. Fabian Benjamin, who disclosed during the weekend, said the board would make NIN a prerequisite for registration effective from 2020. He spoke during his presentation at a one-day capacity building workshop for Education Correspondents Association of Nigeria (ECAN), organised by the National Examination Council (NECO) held at…

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MINISTERIAL NOMINATION: OSHIOMHOLE/ OBASEKI FACTIONS TEAR EDO APC APART

The Edo ministerial nominees are presently being held up because of the feud between the supporters of the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki. Three names: former deputy governor to Oshiomhole, Mr. Pius Odubu, former member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Patrick “Igodomigodo” Obahiagbon and ex-Edo Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Henry Idahagbon are top on the list of names submitted by Oshiomhole to President Muhammadu Buhari for consideration. Supporters of Obaseki are however said to…

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SEE LIST OF TOP NAIJA MUSIC ARTISTES PERFORMING AT BBNAIJA OPENING TODAY

Burna Boy, Teni, Zlatan And DJ Neptune Set To Perform At BBNaija 2019 Premiere The much-awaited Big Brother Naija Season 4 is set to kick-off on DStv and GOtv from 30 June 2019 and is starting on a high note. Each season has delivered exciting performances as part of the entertainment and this year is no different. Fans of the show are in for a treat with top Nigerian music artistes set to heat up the stage to thrill both the contestants and viewers at the opening show. This year’s…

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LAGOS BOAT CAPSIZES, PREGNANT WOMAN DIES, 16 OTHERS MISSING, SEE PICS

  A pregnant woman has died in a boat mishap that occured in the Ikorodu area of Lagos state yesterday Saturday June 29th. According to reports, the boat which was transiting from Badore to Egbin in Ijede Ikorodu, capsized at about 10pm. Three persons survived the incident, one person which is the pregnant woman died while 16 others have been declared missing. None of the passengers were putting on a life jacket when the incident happened. The survivors said the boat driver who was not on duty, was returning from where…

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BAYELSA BUSINESSMAN BUYS PDP GUBER NOMINATION FORM

Keniebi Okoko Emmanuel Addeh in Yenagoa Bayelsa businessman and philanthropist, Mr Keniebi Okoko, has officially picked up the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) expression of interest and nomination form for the state governorship election scheduled to hold on November 16. The party had at the end of its 86th Emergency National Executive Council (NEC) meeting, pegged the nomination form at N20 million while the cost of the expression of interest form was put at N1 million. It cited the cost of conducting primary election as the reason for the hike. Addressing…

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