Nigerian Businesses Under Attack In South Africa

The Nigerian Community in South Africa have confirmed attacks and looting of Nigerian-owned businesses in Pretoria West on Saturday. Mr Ikechukwu Anyene, President, Nigeria Union, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on telephone from Pretoria, South Africa, that the attacks began at 4.00am. He said that the union had …

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Seized $9.8m: How EFCC Raid Cut Short Andrew Yakubu’s Guber Ambition

Following the raid on No.9, Kagarko Street, Ungwan Sunday, Sabo Tasha area of Kaduna metropolis by officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) where $9.8m cash, belonging to the former Group Managing Director (GMD) of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Andrew Yakubu, was recovered on February 8, 2017, …

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Woman kills Pregnant Co-tenant In Ebonyi

In a manner that recalls the devilish excesses of the biblical Jezebel, a 24-year-old Jacinta Ewa Omiko, allegedly murdered her pregnant co-tenant, Ginika Gabriel, because the victim’s child defecated on the ground. The evil act happened in the compound where they reside at Akpoh, a village in Afikpo North Local …

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9ice Admits That Age Has Affected His Voice

Nigerian crooner 9ice, used to be the man of the moment and his voice was enough to send fans into feverish excitement back in the days. However, his unique voice seems to have lost some of its appeal, even as it sounds somewhat cracked. Speaking to PUNCH, he explained why …

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Youths Hold Marathon Prayer For Buhari

About 50,000 youths in Daura area of Katsina state on Saturday, rallied in solidarity with the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari and also enjoined in a marathon prayer for him. The youths according to The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) rallied under the auspices of an NGO, “Buhari Youth Congress …

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Governor Wike Wins THE SUN Governor Of The Year Award

The Sun newspaper awards held on Saturday night with Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, emerging the governor of the year. The presentation of the award was done by Chairman of the Sun Newspapers, Orji Uzor Kalu, Ike Ekweremadu, Terry Wayas, Chief Emeka Anyaoku. Anyaoku spoke highly of the governor who …

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Acting President Osinbajo Signs Seven Bills Into Law

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has signed into law Pension Rights of Judges (Amendment) Act, 2017, and six other bills passed by the National Assembly. This is contained in a statement issued on Saturday in Abuja by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Ita …

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#FreeAudu: Nigeria Police Confirms Audu Maikori’s Arrest, Explains Why

Nigerian Police authorities today (Saturday) confirmed that the owner of Chocolate City entertainment, Audu Maikori has been arrested noting that he is being investigated for false information capable of causing religious and communal crisis. Though the officer declined to disclose the exact department that made the arrest, he however said …

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I Regrets Being A Polygamist – Jide Kosoko

Till date, if you ask Jide Kosoko what his only regret is in life, the actor would tell you that it is being a polygamist. However, not many people know how the thespian became a husband to many wives. While chatting with Saturday Beats, the actor said that he became …

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I Knew I’d Be A Big Star –Simi

This is obviously great times for Simi as she has added another feather to her cap when Etisalat signed her as a brand ambassador, recently. Smiling from ear to ear, the obviously elated singer told Saturday Beats in a chat, that this achievement was a big deal for her. “I …

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Buhari Undergoes Corrective Surgery Of His Genital

A toddler bearing a similar name with Nigeria’s leader has undergone the first corrective surgery of his genital at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Bida, Niger. Toddler Buhari Muhammad, nine months old, had his genital cut off by his step-mother. Mrs Mariam Kolo, the Director-General of the state Child Rights …

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If Mugabe Dies Before Election, We Will Field His Corpse – Grace

The wife of 92-year-old Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe said Friday that her husband’s corpse will run for president even after his death. She said this while addressing supporters from the ruling ZANU-PF party. Grace Mugabe, who is seen as a possible successor to her ailing husband, ratcheted up her colourful …

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Appeal Court Confirms Ali Modu Sheriff As PDP National Chairman

The Court of Appeal sitting in Port-Harcourt, Rivers state, on Thursday declared Ali Modu Sheriff as the authentic PDP National Chairman. The Court dismissed Sen. Ahmed Makarfi’s preliminary Objection. It declared that the decision taking at the may 21 Port-Harcourt convention as null and void. It was gathered that the …

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9 Suicide Bombers Attack Maiduguri

Nine bombers died in Maiduguri between Thursday night and early Friday, in what would qualify as the boldest plan by Boko Haram to cause maximum damage in the Borno capital. But the mission was a flop in human casualties. The major damage happened at Muna Garage, a truck station where …

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New Video: Davido – IF

Davido is out with the visuals for his hit song “IF” which was produced by Tekno. The video features star dancer Nqobilé Danseur as his leading lady and was shot by Director Q. Watch below

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