Popular ‘Cameroonian Bobrisky’ Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison |Photos

A Cameroonian court has sentenced popular crossdresser, Shakiro and one other to five years in prison for “attempted homosexuality.” Naija News recalls that Shakiro, popularly known as “Cameroonian Bobrisky” and two other persons were arrested in February for allegedly practicing homosexuality, which is said to be a crime in Cameroon.  Shakiro, who’s real name Loic… Continue reading Popular ‘Cameroonian Bobrisky’ Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison |Photos

Eid: Pray Against Banditry, Kidnapping – Buhari Urges Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday charged Nigerians to pray against kidnapping. banditry and blackmail, which has been the major challenge affecting the progress of the country. Buhari made this called in his Eid-il-Fitr message released through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. The statement was titled ‘On the occasion of Eid,… Continue reading Eid: Pray Against Banditry, Kidnapping – Buhari Urges Nigerians

God Gave Me A Second Chance -Popular actress, Ada Karl Says As She Narrowly Escapes Death

Nigerian actress, Ada Karl has expressed gratitude to God for sparing her life after armed men in Asaba brutally attacked her. The actress who said God gave her a second chance took to her Instagram page to show appreciation as she recounts how she was held at gunpoint by monsters. Sharing videos on her page,… Continue reading God Gave Me A Second Chance -Popular actress, Ada Karl Says As She Narrowly Escapes Death

Breaking: Yomi Fabiyi, Others Protest At Panti Over Baba Ijesha’s Detention

Nollywood actor, Yomi Fabiyi has led other concerned Nigerians to Panti Police Station to protest against the detention of his colleague, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, aka Baba Ijesha, who was accused of molesting a minor. The Nigerian actor and other protesters marched from Casino Bus Stop to Panti Police Station on Wednesday. Their demands were for Baba… Continue reading Breaking: Yomi Fabiyi, Others Protest At Panti Over Baba Ijesha’s Detention

2023: PDP Lays Fresh Demand Before INEC On Electronic Transmission Of Results

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct the electronic transmission of election results from polling units to a central server during the 2023 general elections in Nigeria. The call was made in a statement on Tuesday by the PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan who noted that… Continue reading 2023: PDP Lays Fresh Demand Before INEC On Electronic Transmission Of Results

$153 Million, 80 Houses Recovered From Diezani – Bawa

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has noted that the commission has recovered $153 million from former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke. The commission in the April edition of the EFCC magazine said it recovered no fewer than 80 choice property valued at $80m. Bawa further stated that apprehending the minister… Continue reading $153 Million, 80 Houses Recovered From Diezani – Bawa

TECNO CAMON 17 Makes A Stunning Debut With A Vibrant Fashion Show

Global premier mobile phone brand, TECNO, has taken centre stage once again with the newest phone in its CAMON series – the TECNO CAMON 17. Entering the scene with an exciting launch, fans and viewers were treated to a first of its kind fashion-focused launch show, bringing to life the beauty of the Camon 17… Continue reading TECNO CAMON 17 Makes A Stunning Debut With A Vibrant Fashion Show

Muhammadu Sanusi Confirms Himself As The Leader Of Tijjaniya In Nigeria

Former Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi has confirmed his appointment as the Khalifa (leader) of the Tijjaniya sect in Nigeria. The former first-class traditional ruler confirmed this during an interview on Tuesday with BBC Hausa service. He explained that Sheikh Mahy Ibrahim Nyass confirmed him as the Khalifa of Tijjaniya in Nigeria when he… Continue reading Muhammadu Sanusi Confirms Himself As The Leader Of Tijjaniya In Nigeria

Fireboy Discloses The Inspiration Behind His Heartbreak Songs

Popular Nigerian singer, Fireboy DML has finally revealed how he gets inspiration for his hit love tracks. The YBNL singer took to Twitter to spill juicy details about his non-existence relationships and heartbreaks.  In his post, he proudly stated that he has never been heartbroken and might have never been in love. According To Fireboy,… Continue reading Fireboy Discloses The Inspiration Behind His Heartbreak Songs

‘I’ve Never Been Heartbroken’- Fireboy Discloses Where He Gets Love Songs Inspiration From

Popular Nigerian singer, Fireboy DML has finally revealed where he gets the inspiration for his hit love tracks. The YBNL singer took to Twitter to spill juicy details about his non-existence relationships and heartbreaks.  In his post, he proudly stated that he has never been heartbroken and might have never been in love. According To… Continue reading ‘I’ve Never Been Heartbroken’- Fireboy Discloses Where He Gets Love Songs Inspiration From

How Married Nigerian Woman Died During Sex Romp With Young Lover

A married Nigerian woman has reportedly died during a sex romp with a young lover. According to the source, a Nigerian doctor simply known as Dr Chiemeziam, who, via the microblogging platform, narrated how a married woman was brought in dead by her younger lover after meeting him in a prearranged guest house for an… Continue reading How Married Nigerian Woman Died During Sex Romp With Young Lover

Davido’s Lawyer, Prince Reveals The Person Who Wrote Davido’s ‘Jowo’

Davido’s Lawyer, Prince Bobo Ajudua has finally revealed the name of the brilliant songwriter behind Davido’s Hit Jam, Jowo. Recall that Davido was accused by a tweep @Thuglife for allegedly stealing his 2020 hit song, Jowo from a Victor AD after they linked up at his studio. According to Thuglife, Victor AD made the revelation… Continue reading Davido’s Lawyer, Prince Reveals The Person Who Wrote Davido’s ‘Jowo’

Senate To hold zonal hearings on constitution review May 26

The Senate on Tuesday disclosed that its zonal public hearing on 1999 Constitution review, would hold from May 26 to 27. The Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege, stated this while hosting members of the Legal Defence and Assistance Project in his office. The group was led by its National Coordinator, Chino Obiagwu (SAN).… Continue reading Senate To hold zonal hearings on constitution review May 26

Peter Obi Accuses South East Governor, 4 Others Of Attempting To Blackmail Him With Biafra Links

Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi has alleged that a sitting Governor from the southeast in conjunction with some other prominent Nigerians are planning to blackmail him. Obi, the 2019 vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alleged that those attempting to blackmail him are accusing him of sponsoring Biafra agitation against… Continue reading Peter Obi Accuses South East Governor, 4 Others Of Attempting To Blackmail Him With Biafra Links

Bala-Usman Suspended Till Panel Concludes Investigations – FG

President Muhammadu Buhari-led government on Tuesday said the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala-Usman, remain suspended from office until the outcome of the investigation being done by the panel. The Federal Government on Monday inaugurated the panel of enquiry on the management of the NPA and ordered the panel to investigate policies… Continue reading Bala-Usman Suspended Till Panel Concludes Investigations – FG

Lagos Panel Receives Live Bullet Extracted From Victim Of Extra-Judicial Killing

The acting Chief Medical Examiner of Lagos State, Dr. Sunday Soyemi today testified before the judicial panel on restitution for victims of SARS-related abuses. He showed the panel a bullet he extracted from a victim of an extrajudicial killing, Charles Otoo. At a previous proceeding, the panel had summoned the doctor to shed more light… Continue reading Lagos Panel Receives Live Bullet Extracted From Victim Of Extra-Judicial Killing

Security Forces Kill Over 15 Boko Haram Terrorists In Maiduguri, Borno

The police anti-terrorist squad has said they have successfully neutralized over 15 Boko Haram terrorists who attempted to overrun Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Tuesday. Recall that Naija News had on Tuesday reported that suspected members of the dreaded Boko Haram insurgents had set some houses on fire in Maiduguri. It was gathered that… Continue reading Security Forces Kill Over 15 Boko Haram Terrorists In Maiduguri, Borno

Colorado Gunman Kills Six Because ‘they Didn’t Invite Him To A Party’

Government officials in the U.S. state of Colorado have announced that a gunman killed six people during a birthday party over the weekend because he was not invited. Police say 28-year-old Teodoro Macias shot his girlfriend Sandra Ibarra-Perez, 28, and five of her relatives before later shooting himself in the head with a handgun. The… Continue reading Colorado Gunman Kills Six Because ‘they Didn’t Invite Him To A Party’

Hamas / Israel Rscalation: Rockets Rain Towards Tel Aviv, 28 Palestinians killed In Gaza

The military escalation between Hamas and Israel intensified on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday with a rain of rockets launched by the Islamist movement on the Israeli metropolis Tel Aviv and a deluge of fire from the Israeli army on the strip of Gaza. The international community has called for calm and Muslim countries… Continue reading Hamas / Israel Rscalation: Rockets Rain Towards Tel Aviv, 28 Palestinians killed In Gaza

We Know Where Kidnappers, Bandits Are, But… – FG

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the federal government knows the location of bandits but they are being careful to avoid civilian casualties. Speaking on Tuesday during a press briefing in Lagos, the minister assured Nigerians that the Federal Government is handling the problem of insecurity in the country. He… Continue reading We Know Where Kidnappers, Bandits Are, But… – FG

BREAKING: Indian COVID-19 Strain Found In Nigeria

The African Centre of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Diseases in the Redeemers University, Ede, Osun State has detected the Indian COVID-19 strain. The Director of the centre, Professor Christian Hapi, made this known in a notification dated April 25, 2021, sent to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). Hapi noted that the center… Continue reading BREAKING: Indian COVID-19 Strain Found In Nigeria

Major Trouble As PDP Set To Clash With Obaseki Over Party Structure

The Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is set for a major showdown with Governor Godwin Obaseki over his alleged plan to dissolve the party executive. Recall that Obaseki had on May 8, 2021, during a meeting with state party leaders, proposed dissolution of PDP executive at all levels. Following the proposal,… Continue reading Major Trouble As PDP Set To Clash With Obaseki Over Party Structure

Nigeria Breaking News, Today, Wednesday, 12th, May, 2021

This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Wednesday, 12th, May 2021. Southern Governors Ask Buhari To Address Nigerians, Ban Open Grazing The governors in 17 states of the southern part of Nigeria have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to address Nigerians on the challenges of insecurity rocking the nation. Naija News reports… Continue reading Nigeria Breaking News, Today, Wednesday, 12th, May, 2021

States Should Get Assets Recovered From Ex-govs – Bawa Counters Malami

The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has countered the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, on the assets recovered from former governors. Naija News had reported that Malami had said that £4.2 million loot recovered from a former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, will be channelled into federal projects.… Continue reading States Should Get Assets Recovered From Ex-govs – Bawa Counters Malami

Top Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Wednesday, 12th May, 2021

Good morning Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of top newspaper headlines in Nigeria for today Wednesday, 12th May 2021 1. Buhari Approves New Security Measures For South East, South South In order to curb the incessant attacks in the South East and South-South, President Muhammadu Buhari has approved new security measures for the two… Continue reading Top Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Wednesday, 12th May, 2021

Reality Star, Erica Reveals The Exact Type Of Friends To Stay Away From

Former Big Brother Naija lockdown housemate Erica Nlewedim, has revealed the exact type of friends people should stay away from. This comes after the Twitter user, simply known as Aura Cool made a post about friends who becomes moody when you start doing well in life. Reposting the tweet, the fast raising actress said people… Continue reading Reality Star, Erica Reveals The Exact Type Of Friends To Stay Away From

Victor AD Debunks News Of Davido Stealing ‘Jowo’ From Him

Nigerian singer, Victor AD has come out to reject the fact that he owns and wrote Davido’s hit song ‘Jowo’. The Wetin We Gain crooner clears the air on Twitter with his latest tweet. Recall that In the early hours of Tuesday morning, a Twitter user identified as thug life accused Afrobeat superstar, Davido of… Continue reading Victor AD Debunks News Of Davido Stealing ‘Jowo’ From Him

Over 75% Of Nigerians Are Dissatisfied With Buhari’s Government – Okorocha

Former governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha (APC, Imo) has said that more than 75% of Nigerians are frustrated by what is happening in the country Daily Trust reports. Okorocha made the remarks while hosting a gathering of Muslims, including the disabled, for a drink on Monday. The senator said there was no way… Continue reading Over 75% Of Nigerians Are Dissatisfied With Buhari’s Government – Okorocha

Ahmed Musa To Play First Game For Kano Pillars On Sunday

New Kano Pillars striker Ahmed Musa will make his debut for the club against Adamawa United on Sunday, May 16, in the Nigerian Premier League. The Pillars have announced that Ahmed Musa, who is the captain of the Nigerian national football team, will make his debut since returning to the club in April. Naija News… Continue reading Ahmed Musa To Play First Game For Kano Pillars On Sunday

Breaking: Fasting Continues Till Wednesday, Sultan Tells Nigerians

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs(NSCIA) has disclosed that Muslims in Nigeria would observe the Ramadan fast on Wednesday. This is as the council headed by the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar declared that the moon has not been sighted. To this end, the supreme council for Islamic affairs declared in a statement… Continue reading Breaking: Fasting Continues Till Wednesday, Sultan Tells Nigerians

Bishop Oyedepo Comforts Pastor Adeboye With His Closing Sermon At His Son’s Farewell Service

Bishop Oyedepo, of Winners Chapel has comforted the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor E.A. Adeboye, over the death of his late son, Dare, at his farewell service. Bishop Oyedepo, using the scriptures, consoled the Adeboyes while making a closing sermon at late Dare Adeboye farewell service. He also prayed that… Continue reading Bishop Oyedepo Comforts Pastor Adeboye With His Closing Sermon At His Son’s Farewell Service

Man City Crowned Premier League Champions

Manchester City has been crowned Premier League champions for the third time in four seasons after Leicester City defeated Manchester United 2-1 on Tuesday. Pep Guardiola top the table with 10 points over second-place Red Devils and three games left to end the season. Manchester City has already won the League Cup this season and… Continue reading Man City Crowned Premier League Champions

Full Text: Southern Governors Meet In Delta, Send Strong Message To Buhari

The Southern Governors Forum at the end of its meeting held in Delta State on Tuesday, 11th May, 2021 has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently address the security situation in the country and speak directly to Nigerians. The Governors also noted that the activities of armed herdsmen in the southern part of the… Continue reading Full Text: Southern Governors Meet In Delta, Send Strong Message To Buhari

99.9% of Nigerian Men Are Not Good In Bed – Sex Therapist, Soul Spice

Sex therapist, Soul Spice, has revealed that 99.9% of Nigerian men are not good in bed while making some interesting comments and revelations about sex.  Soul Spice, whose real name is Hannah Jonathan, spoke about what makes good sex, Nigerian men and sex, and the effect of sex toys in married couples’ lives. On Nigerian… Continue reading 99.9% of Nigerian Men Are Not Good In Bed – Sex Therapist, Soul Spice

Osinbajo Departs Nigeria For Uganda

Nigeria Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, is set to represent President Muhammadu Buhari at the inauguration of President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda. The spokesman of the Vice President, Laolu Akande, disclosed that Osinbajo would be joining several other Heads of State and Government for the swearing-in ceremony scheduled for Wednesday, May 12 at Kololo Independence Grounds… Continue reading Osinbajo Departs Nigeria For Uganda

Cavani Extends Manchester United Contract

Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani has extended his contract with the club until June 2022. The Uruguay international signed a one-year extension to his contract with the club on Monday. Cavani, 34, has been one of United’s standout performers in both England and abroad since the start of the season. In recent weeks the striker… Continue reading Cavani Extends Manchester United Contract

Nigeria To Start Gas Subsidies

The Nigerian government has said it will introduce a gas subsidy scheme. Ahmed Bobboi, executive secretary of the Petroleum Equalisation Fund (PEF), said this would adjust the price of cooking gas, to ensure a smooth transition. He told reporters that the subsidy was operational and would help address inflation. However, he explained the purpose of… Continue reading Nigeria To Start Gas Subsidies

IPOB’s ESN Kills 21 Police Officers In Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom State Commissioner of Police, Amiengheme Andrew, has accused the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)’s Eastern Security Network (ESN) of killing no fewer than 21 personnel. He revealed this when Governor Udom Emmanuel led members of his executive to the police headquarters to commiserate with them on the deaths of some operatives. Andrew who… Continue reading IPOB’s ESN Kills 21 Police Officers In Akwa Ibom

Moon Not Sighted In Saudi Arabia, Fasting Continues Tomorrow

The Saudi Supreme Court announced that Wednesday will be the completion of the month of Ramadan, so Thursday will be the first day of Eid al-Fitr. The Saudi High Court had called for the investigation of the crescent of the month of Shawwal on Tuesday evening, according to a press release. The court called on… Continue reading Moon Not Sighted In Saudi Arabia, Fasting Continues Tomorrow

Insecurity: Best Time To Resign Is Now – Afenifere To Buhari

The Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, on Tuesday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign honourably. Speaking during the 95th birthday of the leader of the group and the dedication of a church in the honour of Chief Reuben Fasonrati, the Acting leader, Ayo Adebanjo, asked Buhari to resign over his administration’s inability to address… Continue reading Insecurity: Best Time To Resign Is Now – Afenifere To Buhari

Save Your Tithe To Fund ‘Plan B’ – Daddy Freeze Advises Christians

Controversial media personality Daddy Freeze has advised christians to start saving their tithes and offerings towards funding their own “plan B” since the tithe they pay to their pastors is being used to fund their pastor’s “plan B”. This comes after Pastor Paul Adefarasin’s advice to his members to have an alternative plan to leave… Continue reading Save Your Tithe To Fund ‘Plan B’ – Daddy Freeze Advises Christians

BREAKING: Boko Haram Attack Maiduguri, Set Houses On Fire

Suspected members of the dreaded Boko Haram insurgents have set some houses on fire in Maiduguri, Borno State capital. According to Daily Trust, there are sounds of gunshots and explosions in different parts of the city, especially around Jiddari Polo area. It was gathered that there is a gun battle between troops and suspected insurgents around… Continue reading BREAKING: Boko Haram Attack Maiduguri, Set Houses On Fire

How Suspected Killer Of Akwa Ibom Job Seeker, Akpan Drugged, Sexually Abused Me — Another Victim

A victim who spoke on the condition of anonymity has narrated her ordeal in the hands of the prime suspect in the abduction and murder of Akwa Ibom job-seeker, Iniubong Umoren, Uduak Frank Akpan. The lady shared her experience on a programme tagged ‘Community Voices’ on Redemption FM, Abak, Akwa Ibom. According to her, she… Continue reading How Suspected Killer Of Akwa Ibom Job Seeker, Akpan Drugged, Sexually Abused Me — Another Victim

Lai Moh’d Denies Blaming Murtala/Obasanjo For Nigeria’s Insecurity

Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has debunked reports that he blamed the regime of Gen. Murtala Mohammed/Olusegun Obasanjo for Nigeria’s insecurity. Naija News reports that Lai Mohammed described the reports as “fake news and disinformation’’. Speaking on Tuesday in Lagos during a meeting with Online Publishers, the minister clarified reports on… Continue reading Lai Moh’d Denies Blaming Murtala/Obasanjo For Nigeria’s Insecurity

Azonto: Police Uncover More Secret Graves In Benue

The Benue State Police Command has uncovered yet other secret graves in the Kastina-Ala Local Government Area of the state. Recall that the police had made similar discoveries in ZakiBiam town of Ukum LGA of the state in October 2019 barely three weeks after police first unearthed the mass graves of many people killed and… Continue reading Azonto: Police Uncover More Secret Graves In Benue

Popular Rivers Chairman Falls And Dies While Dancing At An Event |Video

The video of a council chairman who collapsed and died while dancing at an event has surfaced on social media.  Naija News reports, the council chairman, who’s yet to be identified as at the timing of this report, was said to have arrived at the event in good health conditions but had reportedly died while… Continue reading Popular Rivers Chairman Falls And Dies While Dancing At An Event |Video

Why I Won’t Back Down On Baba Ijesha’s Case — Iyabo Ojo

Nollywood actress, Iyabo Ojo, on Monday noted that she will not back down on the sexual molestation allegation levelled against her colleague, Baba Ijesha. The actress in a video on her Instagram account condemned Nigerians who accused her of crying more than the bereaved in the child molestation case. She vowed to make sure the… Continue reading Why I Won’t Back Down On Baba Ijesha’s Case — Iyabo Ojo

BREAKING: Southern Governors Ask Buhari To Address Nigerians, Ban Open Grazing

The governors in 17 states of the southern part of Nigeria have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to address Nigerians on the challenges of insecurity rocking the nation. Naija News reports that the governors made this known in a 12-point communique read by its Chairman, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State at the end of its four hours… Continue reading BREAKING: Southern Governors Ask Buhari To Address Nigerians, Ban Open Grazing