Wednesday 16 August 2017

I’m the next governor of Anambra State – Nollywood Actor Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, stormed a meeting of the Democratic People’s Congress, DPC, on Tuesday to declare his readiness to contest the Anambra election on the platform of the party.

Edochie, was accompanied by another popular Nollywood actor, Chief Okwudili Oguegbu, who is also serving as his campaign manager.

Jay Jay Okocha to select FIFA Best Player

Former Super Eagles captain, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha, has been appointed on an 11-man panel, that will select the the 23-man shortlist for The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2017 award.

This was confirmed by FIFA on their official website on Wednesday.

Edo Assembly fracas political hooliganism, barbarism – Oba of Benin blasts lawmakers

The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Oba Ewuare II, has in strong terms condemned the recent fracas at the Edo State House of Assembly during their change of leadership on Monday.

He described the incident as a display of “political hooliganism and barbarism.’’

Oba Ewuare reacted via a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Desmond Agbama, on Wednesday.

Terrorist Group kills 3, abducts 3 in Maiduguri

Corpses of two brothers and another person allegedly slaughtered by Boko Haram near Molai village were brought to Silimri ward of Maiduguri Wednesday evening.

According to local hunters led by Ahmadu Tukur, Boko Haram elements killed one of their colleagues same day, and abducted three other children about few kilometres from Molai village.

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OMG! Winnie Harlow poses nude with powerful message (Photos)

Canadian model and Vitiligo spokesperson, Winnie Harlow showed off her body on Instagram with an empowering message.Wearing only a pair of nude things, she wrote

Floyd Mayweather reveals he is abstaining from s3x ahead of Mcgregor fight

Floyd Mayweather has revealed he is absolutely abstaining from sex before his fight with Conor Mcgregor. When asked by TMZ, he said ''Absolutely''.

Floyd who is 40 has said 29-year-old Mcgregor has more advantages over him because he is younger and he(Floyd)has been off the ring in a long time.

Lagos Chief judge frees 209 underage inmates

Incensed by the lock up of underage girls and boys in adult prisons with hardened criminals for minor offenses, the State Chief Judge, Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade, on Aug. 14, 2017, flung open the prison gates across the state for 209 juvenile offenders out of the scores of disease-ravaged minors trapped in the cells.

Their release was greeted with mixed feelings; tears and joy rented the air as the people let loose their pent-up emotions.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s 5-match ban upheld after Real Madrid appeal fails

Cristiano Ronaldo is out of Wednesday's Spanish Super Cup second leg against Barcelona after the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) appeals committee confirmed that it turned down Real Madrid's attempt to overturn his five-game ban.

Ronaldo was shown a second yellow card late on in Madrid's 3-1 first-leg win at the Camp Nou on Sunday after referee Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea ruled that he had dived to try to win a penalty.

Usain Bolt and girlfriend shares PDA photos at a party (Photos)

Usain Bolt and girlfriend, Kasi Bennet looked the picture of a happy couple as they continued to party for the third day in a row. The Jamaican couple has been celebrating his retirement from sports by hitting different clubs in London.

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