Nollywood producer and screenwriter, Pascal Atuma, on Friday said that one has to be “a prostitute or semi-prostitute” to be successful in the Nigerian movie industry. The screenwriter, who was speaking in an interview with TheCable, said that Nollywood is “controlled by pimps”. He further advised upcoming actors and filmmakers not to be deceived by […]
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The Police Command in Kaduna on Friday said it had arrested nine suspected members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) known as the Shiite over violent attack on police officers in the state. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr Austin Iwar, disclosed this in a statement signed by the Public Relations’ Officer (PRO) Mr MuhktarRead More
Olusola Fabiyi, The Department of State Services has arrested the Senator representing Abia South in the Senate, Senator Eyinnaya Abaribe. He was arrested in Abuja on Friday at a popular hotel located at Maitama District. Details later…
Maritime stakeholders on Friday said National Assembly’s reduction of the take-off fund for the Maritime University in Delta would constitute a setback to plans put in place for the university. The stakeholders expressed their views in interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. NAN reports that the lawmakers cut the budget for
England forward Raheem Sterling says he ignores the criticism of him in the British tabloid press, insisting he prefers to enjoy how he has risen from humble beginnings to play at the World Cup. The 23-year-old Manchester City star — who is expected to be left out of the starting line-up for England’s second group […]
It is well understood that Almajiranci as it now exists in Northern Nigeria is not a pretty sight. One is constantly besieged by scores of young boys, begging bowls in hands, looking bedraggled and begging for food or sustenance. These boys can be found at every stop and it is very hard to look
OPEC energy ministers scrambled to hammer out a compromise on oil output policy Friday as they debated a Saudi proposal to ramp up production that has encountered fierce resistance from sanctions-hit Iran.
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The New Initiative for Credible Leadership, NICreL, has warned against what it termed a campaign of calumny against Peter Nwaoboshi, a senator representing Delta North in the National Assembly. The group said it was unfortunate that some persons have sworn with their blood that they must drag the hard-earned name and reputation of the senator […]
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THE amalgam socio-cultural group in Benue state which comprises ‘Mdzough U Tiv, Idoma National Forum and Omi’Ngede have rejected the plan by the federal government to establish cattle ranch in the state. The National Economic [...]
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Neymar’s fitness will be under the microscope on Friday as Brazil try to kickstart their World Cup campaign, anxious to avoid the kind of pitfall that has left Argentina and Lionel Messi facing an early exit. Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar was subjected to rough treatment in a 1-1 draw against Switzerland, his first competitive appearance […]
Respected Argentine broadcaster, Fernando Niembro, has revealed that Lionel Messi has a hand in picking members of the squad that has flopped at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Particularly, the choice of Javier Mascherano has come under scrutiny from the Argentine media. The veteran journalist said enough is enough and called on the 5-time […]
Farming activities in the 2018 rainy season have started in most of the local government areas of Jigawa, investigations by News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) have revealed.
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THE Kwara Government has approved the reconstruction of the collapsed fence of the Kwara Stadium Complex damaged by rainstorm few months ago. The Commissioner for Sports and Youth Development, Muyideen Alalade, made the disclosure to [...]
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THE Federal Government says it will collaborate with the Niger government in the eradication of child abuse in the country. Towards this, the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture’s Central Office in Niger would make [...]
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Following Argentina’s defeat in the Match against Croatia,Diego Maradona,Argentina legend was caught in a new video shedding tears. Argentina was beaten 3-0 by Croatia, in a Group B fixture at the 2018 World Cup on Thursday June 21. Ante Rebic, Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic all scored as the Croats booked their place in the […]
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria said it had commenced training of the personnel of the Nigerian Army in order to improve its processes in line with international best practices. Mr Bola Fashina, Head, Public Relations of SON said on Thursday in Abuja that the training would enable the army adopt the world acclaimed ISO 9001:2015 […]
The policeman who was accused on social media of having billions of naira in his bank accounts and also living large has been unmasked by the Lagos State Police command.
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