Sunday, 22 October 2017

World Wrapper Man Embarks On Marathon From Lagos To Benue

Amb Adjarho David Obaro runs from Lagos to Makurdi over flood

A Nigerian man has to decided to show support for victims of Benue flood disaster his own “little way”. Mr. Adjarho David Obaro also known as ‘World Wrapper man’ – is a charity marathoner from Agbarha-Otor in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, who is on a marathon from Lagos to Makurdi, Benue state capital in support of Benue Flood Victims.

President Mugabe Sacked As WHO Goodwill Ambassador Four Days After Appointment

This is new. Following outrage from donors and rights groups over the appointment of the Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe as WHO goodwill ambassador, the 93-years-old leader has been sacked by the World Health Organization four days after the appointment.

Groups blamed Mugabe for destroying the country’s economy and presiding over human rights abuses during his 37-year stretch in power.

Young Lady Weds Her American Boyfriend In Style In Imo State

It was all glitz and glamour at the traditional wedding of a Nigerian lady identified as Jennifer Asinugo who tied the knot in style to her beau Bryan Oliver who came with his family from the United States. The colorful wedding was held at Amauzari in Isu Local Government Area in Imo State. Here are lovely photos from the wedding ceremony.

23-Year-Old Man Allegedly Shot By Police On His Way To Farm In Delta

A 23-year-old farmer identified as Chukwuedo was this morning allegedly shot by Nigerian Police officers attached to Ubulu Uku Divisional Police Station, Delta State Police Command. According to an online report, Chukwuedo was riding his motorcycle this morning from his farm along Ubulu – Issele-Uku road Ubulu Uku where he was shot by one of the Police Officers named Corporal Emeka.

Even Fayose, Fani-Kayode, Other Opposition Are Very Much Aware Of My Achievement – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said even the opposition is aware that his administration had degraded the Boko Haram sect.

According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President spoke during a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Shahid Khakan Abbasi of Pakistan, on the margins of the ninth D-8 summit in Istanbul, Turkey.

PDP Caretaker Chairman, Babatunde Osolanke Slumps, Dies in Hotel

Caretaker Committee Chairman of Lagos State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Babatunde Osolanke is dead.

He was said to have slumped yesterday at Ikeja Airport Hotel, from where he was rushed to the Lagos State university Teaching Hospital, Ikeja where he was confirmed dead.

Aarinola Olaiya becomes 1st student in 28yrs to have a Distinction in Surgery at the Faculty of Clinical Sciences, OAU

Beauty and brains! A Nigerian lady, Aarinola Olaiya has broken a record by being the 1st student in 28yrs to have a Distinction in Surgery at the Faculty of Clinical Sciences, bafemi Awolowo University, Ife, Osun.

Corp member robbed for the second time in 6 months in Jalingo

Corp member

A corp member deployed to Jalingo, Taraba State for her service has just been robbed for the second time in 6 months.

Titi Sunday-Goya who shared photos of the robbery attack wrote;

Adorable photos of Stephen Keshi’s son cuddling his new born son

Stephen Jnr Keshi shared these lovely photos of him cuddling his baby on Instagram!

The son of late Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, and his girlfriend, American fashion designer Aaliyah Landecho welcomed their first child, a son named Onyeka Grayson Stephen Keshi on Friday, October 13th.

Man allegedly elopes with schoolmate’s ATM, steals N500k


Sharing a photo of his schoolmate identified as Ejike Ozuike, an Instagram user, @iam_anaco106 disclosed that he received a distress call from a friend who said the Ejike stole his Zenith Bank ATM an withdrew 500k at different locations.

He wrote;

Between Ubi Franklin and a follower who said he’s faking happiness

Ubi Franklin

Sharing a video of himself jumping on bed and having fun all by himself, Music label boss, Ubi Franklin was accused of faking happiness following his split from ex-wife, Lilian Esoro.

However he had a question for his follower, here’s their exchange;

Yahaya Bello Fingered In N10bn Corruption Scandal

Yahaya Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello has been challenged by a rights group to properly account for N10 billion Kogi State funds he allegedly received from the Federal Government.

In an interview with Daily Post on Thursday, Idris Miliki, Executive Director of Centre For Human Right and Conflict Resolution (CHCR), asked the governor to come out and tell the world how the money was spent.

Court orders banks to freeze all BVN-less accounts

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court in Abuja has granted a request by Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for a temporary forfeiture of all funds held in bank accounts not linked to BVNs.

Also to be forfeited are funds in accounts whose ownership could not be identified.

Police nab couple trying to buy baby for N15,000

The police have arrested four persons for paying N13,000 to buy a five-month-old baby boy.
Appearing before a magistrate’s court in Kano on Friday, the suspects pleaded not guilty.

Magistrate Aminu Fagge, who presided over the case, granted the four suspects bail.
Fagge imposed N300,000 bail condition on each of the four suspects,Punch reports.

I’ve stopped smoking weed –Baba Fryo

I’ve stopped smoking weed –Baba Fryo

Veteran musician ,Baba Fryo, has said that he stopped taking weed and other related substances three years ago, told Sunday Scoop that foolhardiness is what makes artistes abuse drugs and alcohol.

He said,

“To me, it is just stupidity for one to abuse anything or take hard drugs because I don’t see the benefit. Anyone who takes hard drugs is just ‘donating’ madness to him or herself. Most of these young guys indulge in these things because they either want to show off or are influenced by their friends.

Clearest Sign Yet That Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Are Getting Married

She's reportedly already met the Queen. And rumours are that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have been discretely looking for a place to move in together.

Now talk of a royal wedding is reaching fever pitch as aides have been asked to officially start preparations, it has been claimed.

Gani Adams still has many mountains to climb — Okunrounmu

Afenifere chieftain, Senator Femi Okurounmu, tells SAMUEL AWOYINFA that the National Coordinator of Oodua Peoples Congress, Gani Adams, should prepare for greater challenges ahead in his new role as the Aare Ona Kankanfo of Yorubaland

What do you understand by the title of the Aare Ona Kakanfo?

How Diamond Bank App Hack Cost This Business Woman N2.1 million Loss

A Nigerian business woman, Idongesit Umoh, has revealed how her Diamond Bank mobile application was hacked and N2.1 million was stolen by the perpetrators.

According to details shared by the Mandela Washington Fellowship awardee on her Instagram page, the incident which occurred in June has degenerated into a legal battle against Diamond Bank due to the incompetence of the bank’s officials and their unwillingness to thoroughly investigate and settle the issue amicably.

Manchester City have found killer instinct – Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City have found a more ruthless streak after they overcame stubborn Burnley 3-0 to earn a club record equalling 11th consecutive victory.

Sergio Aguero made his own piece of history, becoming the joint-top scorer in City’s history, with his 177th goal for the club, a first-half penalty awarded after goalkeeper Nick Pope was judged to have tripped Bernardo Silva.

Bose Alao Keeps Mum On Alleged Domestic Violence

Bose Alao-Omotoyosi has kept mum over a photo that circulated few days ago on social media. The photo was circulated with a message that her footballer husband,  Razak Omotoyosi allegedly battered her.

According to sources, Razak is fond of battering the mother of his four children, but since the photo of his alleged latest act circulated, it means Bose is ready to move on. She is saying enough is enough.

Rift With Harrysong Won’t Stop Me From Helping People - Kcee

Limpopo singer, Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwo, popularly known as Kcee in showbiz circles, has insisted that the disagreement with his former label mate, Harrysong, will not stop him from extending opportunities to other talented artistes.

Harrysong left Five Star Music in a controversial manner. He has set up his own record label, Alterplate Music, even though the conflict has yet to be resolved amicably.

Will TB Joshua become Liberia’s kingmaker?

Front Page Africa, Liberia’s leading investigate online magazine, has released a report claiming controversial Nigerian Pastor T.B. Joshua is set to play a critical role in the ongoing elections in Liberia.
In an article titled, ‘Who Gets PYJ? Nigerian Pastor Reportedly Courting MDR Standard Bearer’, the media house suggests that Joshua will sway influential Liberian Senator Prince Yormie Johnson to support George Weah in the runoff elections in Liberia.

Lagos ‘files fresh charges’ against Evans — after turnaround on guilty plea

The Lagos state government has reportedly filed fresh charges against Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, suspected billionaire kidnapper better known as Evans.
This is coming shortly after he was arraigned alongside five others on an amended two-count charge of conspiracy and kidnapping.

Why I Left Shina Peller’s Aquila Records - Alaafin Of Oyo’s son, Tillaman

When Tillaman, the son of the Alaafin of Oyo, exited Aquila Records last year, it was rumoured that he left because he was not getting good treatment at the record company.

 Born Adeyemi Adetona, Tillaman has decided to clear the air. He told Sunday Scoop that he left Aquila Records because he wanted to do things in his own way.

Wanted man turns himself in after losing a bet he made with police on Facebook

A wanted Michigan man has turned himself in after losing a bet he made with police on Facebook.

Michael Zaydel had promised to give himself up to police if they could get at least 1,000 shares on a Facebook post

The cocky 21-year-old even promised to bring Redford Township Police Department (RTPD) officers a dozen doughnuts if they were victorious in the challenge.

US, UK Biggest Recipients Of Looted Funds From Nigeria – Expert

Mr Mathew Page, former United States intelligence community’s top expert on Nigeria has said that the U.S. and the United Kingdom are the biggest recipients of funds looted from Nigeria.

Page, a senior policymaker at the White House, State Department, Defense Department for more than a decade, stated this on Friday in Abuja at a roundtable organised by the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), a civil society organisation.

Pastor’s Daughter Becomes Notorious Drug Dealer Facing 40 Years In Prison When God Appears In The Courtroom (Video)

Buhari is a Christian-hating mass murderer – Fani-Kayode

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has labelled President Muhammadu Buhari, as a “closet radical Islamist” and “Christian-hating mass murderer”.

Fani-Kayode stated this in a Twitter post on Saturday, where he was reacting to Senator Lindsey Graham’s comments, that Americans should anticipate more military operations in Africa as the war on terrorism continues.

Nigerian Guy Faints After Chelsea And Man Utd Spoilt His Bet Ticket Yesterday

Few days ago, we brought you reports of a Lady who won 16 million naira after she predicted correctly, 7 Straight Draws On Nairabet.

Victoria Ibe whose successful efforts pushed her in to great spotlight, made use of the big opportunity she had as she won a whooping sum of N16.6m after predicting 7 straight draws on Nigerian betting platform, Nairabet.