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Musician Spotted as Conductor in Lagos Garage

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The recession in Nigeria has really been affecting everyone of us including musicians. The originator of  the slang ‘Gbera’, who once had a beef with CDQ for stealing his Panda cover idea ‘Pada’ was seen at AjahGarage in Lagos as a Conductor. Download “The AFR EP” by Omo Ilu As at the time of this report, effort to reach Omo Ilu and his management has proven abortive, but according to our source, Omo Ilu might be broke and has joined the transportation business as a conductor. Another source closer to the artist claimed ‘he was shooting a video to…

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Rahama Indimi Risks Concept Of Court, Refuses To Allow Kids Go Back To Their Father

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In defiance of a subsisting court order empowering her husband to be in custody of their kids pending the determination of the custody suit which is pending in an Abuja court, Raham Indimi has continued to keep the kids. Not only has she continued to do this, she has also taken to Instagram in a bid to use social media to justify her decision not to obey the court order. Curiously, the same kids that Rahama is now fighting tooth and nail to keep in her custody were abandoned in Minna for three years by her while she relocated to…

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US election 2016: Donald Trump declared winner in shock result

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US election 2016: Donald Trump declared winner in shock result The impossible became possible. Donald Trump has defeated Hillary Clinton and will be the 45th President of the United States. Saying Trump’s campaign was unconventional is a severe understatement. Every piece of conventional wisdom, every shred of data, ultimately proved to be wrong as we came into Election Day. As the sun rises tomorrow, America will face this strange, new reality, and questions will ultimately have to be answered. As it stands right now according to the Decision Desk, Trump has 286 electoral votes, and that puts him over…

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HIV patients in Kenya cry out over no food supplements, says they are dying

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Kenyans living with HIV are allegedly accusing the President Uhuru’s administration of subjecting them to death due to no supply of food supplements since the departure of the former President Mwai Kibaki in 2013. Speaking with journalists recently, Jackie Wambui from the National Network for People Living with HIV (NEPHAK) said: ‘Since 2013, we have been constantly asking for food and nutritional supplements and the Ministry of Health would tell us that there is no funding for such and that HIV treatment services are devolved to countries.’ However, Nelson Otuoma the chairman of NEPHAK also explained that no feedback has been given…

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Photos: NDLEA nabs four men attempting to smuggle drugs to Indonesia, China and Qatar

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Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), on Friday, November 4th, arrested four drug couriers at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, while attempting to take the drugs to China, Indonesia and Qatar. The spokesman of the anti-narcotics agency, Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju, gave the names of the suspects as Aniebue Peter Nnamma, 50; Sokpe Zubbye, alias Nzube Chukwudi), 37; Ugwuezumba Hyacinth Arinze, 38; and Obinna James Obi, 30. Nnamma, who sells clothes at Aswani Market in Lagos, inserted 11 wraps of cocaine weighing 460 grammes into his anus. He blamed his involvement in the crime on financial hardship.…

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Vladimir Putin grants Russian citizenship to American actor, Steven Seagal

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After several visit to World’s largest nation, American actor, Steven Seagal has been granted Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin. A wish he has been craving for years. Speaking with reporters yesterday, Putin spokesman Dmitry Peskov made the announcement saying:‘This was his desire, he had really applied. He had been really persistent for a long time and been asking to grant him citizenship, he is actually renowned for his quite warm feelings toward our country and he’s also a well-known actor, which gave grounds to make him a Russian citizen.’Meanwhile, it wasn’t a big for the actor to be made…

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Amid breakup drama, Mariah Carey earns $1million in one night for a five minute performance

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Mariah Carey was contracted to perform at the Christmas window display unveiling of The Saks Fifth Avenue at The Hudson Bay in Toronto, Canada. The songstress put her love troubles behind her to pick up $1million after belting out two songs, at a rate of $500K per song. HBC’s Director of Corporate Communications told TMZ the number was ‘highly inflated’ but that wasn’t her concern.She performed for just five minutes, which  didn’t stop the fans from turning up in their thousands to catch a glimpse of the star.

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Again Senate Rejects Buhari’s MTEF For 2017 to 2019

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Senate has dismissed the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework & Fiscal Sustainability Paper sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari, describing the documents as “empty” and not worth considering. Senate’s action is coming two days after it rejected the president’s plan to borrow $29.690 billion to execute projects across the country between 2016 and 2018. It said the plan lacked detailed information. It also came on the same day the Senate denounced presidential aides as being “incompetent”, saying they failed to present a comprehensive proposal on Mr. Buhari’s bid to borrow $30 billion. Buhari had on October 4 sent the…

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'I'm not in a cult, all of this is my fault'- S.Korea president Park Geun-hye apologizes for abuse of power scandal

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South Korean president Park Geun-hye, suffering from the worst rejection of a sitting president in the country’s political history, has apologized for the second time this week for the abuse of power scandal that has rocked her government tis week. Federal prosecutors on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant for Park’s close friend and informal advisor, Choi Soon-sil, on charges of abuse of power and attempted government fraud, and Park, South Korea’s first female president, is being accused of allowing Choi to view confidential documents,presidential speeches and accumulating millions of dollars in donations to her foundations despite not holding an official government position. In…

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FBI officials investigating possible Al Qaeda terror attack planned for day before election

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FBI officials are on the alert after reports emerged of a possible Al Qaeda Terror attack in three states – New York, Texas and Virginia next week Monday, the day before the U.S presidential elections. FBI officials haven’t yet confirmed if these cities named are the only cities targeted and actual details of a possible attack still remains sketchy.“The counterterrorism and homeland security communities remain vigilant and well-postured to defend against attacks here in the United States,” an FBI source told CBS News on Friday. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will face off on the 8th of November, as America…

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Some people are not happy as Nigeria nears sufficiency in Rice

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*European Nations Kick | *3 Million Tons of Rice Ready for Harvesting*CBN Spends N23b To Improve Local Rice and Soya Bean Production.With clear indications that Nigeria may finally be on the way to meeting its rice consumption needs, some foreign countries are already displaying dissatisfaction and mounting opposition.This is as farmers across 13 states are starting near the end of wet season rice production with the help of N23bn loans provided by the Central Bank of Nigeria’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme.A few weeks ago, the Ambassador of a European nation led a delegation to the office of the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele,…

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Female Banker Docked By EFCC For Multi-Million Naira Fraud

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The EFCC today arraigned one Oluwatoyin Jinadu, a former banker with First City Monument Bank, FCMB, before Justice Sylvanus Oriji of the FCT High Court sitting in Apo, Abuja on a 20-count charge bordering on theft and forgery to the tune of N52million.Trouble started for her when a petition was sent to the EFCC alleging that as account officer to Dr. D. K. Okoye in the Wuse 2 Branch of the bank, she fraudulently transferred N52million from Dr. Okoye’s account without his knowledge or consent, into accounts in Zenith Bank, GTBank and Union Bank. These transfers were said to have…

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Reuben Abati Tells EFCC: I Don't Have Money To Pay Back

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Former Spokesman to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reuben Abati has opened up to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, that he has no money to refund to the government.Abati who was recently arrested by the anti-graft agency for allegedly receiving the sum of N50m from former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col Sambo Dasuki(rtd) was quoted as telling interrogators that he had no immediate means of sourcing the amount for which he is being detained.The ace journalist also told EFCC that he could not provide documentary evidence how he spent the N50million he collected, adding that he disbursed the sum as…

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EFCC Releases Obanikoro

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Following his confession as to how the Billions he collected from the office of then NSA was shared and his undertaking to pay back over N400million to the federal government, the EFCC has released former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro.His passport and other documents will however remain with EFCC until he’s able to return the cash.

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As Wikileaks Destroys Hillary Clinton, It's Time To Return To Handwritten Letters

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The Wikileaks revelations from the Podesta emails have been horrible. You can’t look Hillary in the eye after seeing all of that. I doubt anyone with a conscience can put their thumb down for her with all that filth. DNC chair had to resign for rigging the party primaries against Bernie Sanders, Donna Brazille was fired from CNN. There’s material showing collusions with justice department and even Obama’s state department. It’s just too much. Perhaps there is also stuff there about choice of adult diapers, but that won’t be scrubbed till people are done with the damning political stuff. So in recognition…

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Janet Jackson plans to name her future son after her brothers

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Janet Jackson is set to name her unborn son ‘Micheal Brandon’ in honour of her brothers, King of Pop, Micheal Jackson and Marlon’s twin brother, Brandon, who died at birth. Janet Jackson’s husband, Wissam Al Mana who is a Muslim, is in support of her decision as they have found a middle ground that won’t compromise his Muslim traditions. It is reported that Micheal Brandon will be his middle name while his first name and last name will be Muslim names.Source: Radar Online

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Photos: Pretty UNIZIK graduate and banker who died in fatal accident laid to rest

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A 2015 graduate of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, who died recently in a fatal accident has been laid to rest. Until her death, Chikamso Jennifer Obayi was a staff of Diamond Bank. She was buried last weekend in her hometown, Enugu State in a funeral ceremony attended by friends, family, UNIZIK students and colleagues. More photos after the cut…

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Beyonce and Dixie Chicks performance deleted from CMA website, social media after several racist comments

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The organizers at the Country Music Awards deleted all references and images of Beyonce and the Dixie Chicks from their website after many racist comments from fans against the 4 women. The performance of Beyonce’s hit, “Daddy Lessons,” with the Dixie Chicks on Wednesday night at the CMA went viral and was trending for racist reasons, but by Thursday morning the video of the performance on CMAWorld.com had been deleted.According to TMZ, Sources directly connected with the CMAs said the performance was deleted because of fans who posted racist and other harsh comments. They also deleted the women from all social media platforms but…

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Photos: Kano High court sentence former banker to 195 years in prison for stealing over N21m

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Kano State High Court presided by Honourable Justice Dije Abdu Aboki has convicted and sentenced one Aliyu Suleiman to 195 years imprisonment. The former banker was arraigned by the EFCC on September 30, 2014, for allegedly stealing over N21, 000,000 (Twenty one Million Naira only) from Albasu Microfinance Bank. Upon his arraignment, the convict pleaded not guilty to all the count charge brought against him by the EFCC. In her judgment on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, Justice Aboki sentenced the convict to serve two years on each of count one to forty four and fine of N300, 000 on each.…

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After 6 negative text results, 19 year old girl with rounded tummy claims she is pregnant with baby Jesus

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A 19 year girl with rounded tummy is claiming to be pregnant with baby Jesus despite six pregnancy tests all proving negative Her mother and sister are insisting that they think she is both a ‘delusional’ and a ‘compulsive liar’ for bringing up the pregnancy drama. Haley, having appeared on popular talk show with Dr.Phil on Wednesday, hoping to seek support maintained that she is pregnant with baby Jesus, whom she says punched and kicked the bottom of her stomach while she was sleeping some nights ago. ‘I know my pregnancy is real. I’ve gained at least 22 pounds,’ she said.…

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Meet an Indian carpenter, Devendra Suthar born with 28 fingers and toes

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43-year-old Suthar, from Himmatnagar, Gujarat, in Western India, is recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records as the only person with more digits than anyone else on earth. Suthar has seven fingers on each hand and seven toes on each foot, and has become some sort of celebrity as people come from far and wide along with their children to see the ‘man with seven fingers’, reports MailOnline. ‘Because of my extra fingers, people here treat me as a celebrity. They come to see me and the attention makes me feel special. Children laugh when they see me doing…

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Beyonce steals the show in a low-cut sheer dress at the 50th Annual Country Music Association Awards

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35-year-old singer Beyoncé, was a featured performer at the 50th Annual Country Music Association Awards on Wednesday night. She was joined by legendary group The Dixie Chicks for a folksier version of her hit Daddy Lessons at the event held at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Tennessee. Beyoncé stole the show in a low cut sheer white gown. More photos after the cut…

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Kendall Jenner, Will I Am, Naomi Campbell, IndiaLove and Shaun Ross pose for IAMPlus headphones

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Rapper Will.I.Am launched headphones called IAMPlus which is co-owned by model Kendall Jenner who turned 21 today. Naomi Campbell, Kendall Jenner, India Love and model Shaun Ross are all Ambassadors of the headphones. More photos after the cut…

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Mom held hostage by boyfriend sends daughter to school with SOS

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A Louisiana mother who said she was being held against her will sent her daughter to school with a note that helped authorities come to her aid. East Feliciana Parish Sheriff Jeff Travis said that the 11-year-old girl showed the handwritten message from her mother to an adult at East Feliciana Middle School in Clinton on Tuesday. School officials then contacted the Police. Travis says the note insinuated that the mother was being held hostage and asked for someone to call the police to help her. Hours later, police authorities found the mother at a rural home. After obtaining a search…

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