UNICEF’s Statement On Beckham: ‘Extremely Proud Of The Work He Has Done’

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) in statement, commented the charity work of former England International Footballer, David Beckham. The allegations were revealed on Friday which included apparent quotes from David about his continued charity work with organisations including UNICEF, Elton John AIDS Foundation and the Malaria No More UK Leadership Council, as well as…

Copy of OBJ visits ‘Jamaican brother’, jokes saying “am unemployed and unemployable”. ‘Disastrous living conditions’ discovered in Northern Nigeria. $14 billion? We didn’t do that! – MTN. Shell, Chevron, Mobil – 70% of incomes lost. Senate, see what you’ve caused; MTN shares drop on allegations. MTN Nigeria; it’s one mess after the other. WannaBe ‘Bomber’, Abdulmutallab falls victim of identity theft in Edo voters’ register. From nudity to hijab, Playboy features first Muslim woman wearing a hijab. Nigeria fails sportsmen; Nigeria’s Chess Olympiad team funded by ‘good samaritans’.

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‘There are scandalous issues in OAU’

The Chairman of the Non academic Staff of University, ( NASU), Obafemi Awolowo University Chapter, Ile-Ife, Osun state, Wole Odewunmi has alleged that there are scandalous issues going on in the institution. Odewunmi spoke at a question and answer session during a National dialogue and book launch of a manual on “Social media: A panacea…

Pastor Found With 13 Underage Girls As Sex Slaves, Blames Satan

On a normal day, 36-year-old Chukwuemeka Nwocha, the General Overseer of Tongue of Fire Restoration Ministry located in Igbosere, Lagos, is a ‘man of God’ that his congregation, both young and old, called “Daddy”. But on Friday, as he was being paraded before journalists at the Lagos State Police Command Headquarters in Ikeja, he was…

Robert Mugabe Jokes Over Health Rumours

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has poured scorn over the latest rumours of his health, joking that he had died and was resurrected. Mr Mugabe, 92, was arriving back in the country at the main airport in Harare and appeared jovial as he disembarked. Flight data had suggested his plane was heading to East Asia but…

Robert Mugabe Jokes Over Health Rumours

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has poured scorn over the latest rumours of his health, joking that he had died and was resurrected. Mr Mugabe, 92, was arriving back in the country at the main airport in Harare and appeared jovial as he disembarked. Flight data had suggested his plane was heading to East Asia but…

UPDATE: Hon. Jibrin – What I told Presidential Anti-graft Panel on Budget Padding

Abdulmumin Jibrin-Yakubu Dogara(PHOTO: InformationNG) “Most importantly, I am committed to ensuring that a very comprehensive reform is carried out in the House of Representatives to clean up the budgeting system and sanitise other activities of the House in terms of oversight and investigation. According to NAN reports, Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin, former chairman, House of Representatives…

Melanie Trump Sues UK’s Daily Mail, American Blogger for Libel

Melanie Trump, wife of Donald Trump who is the US Republican nominee for president in the upcoming election, has sued the Daily Mail and a US blogger over claims that she was a sex worker.   According to Mrs. Trump’s lawyer, Charles Harder, statements issued about Melanie Trump on Daily Mail on August 20, 2016,…

Buhari orders arrest of officials diverting IDPs relief materials

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the police to arrest government officials accused of stealing food aid intended for victims of Boko Haram in the North-east Nigeria, the president’s spokesman said yesterday. Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu, disclosed that the president had ordered the Inspector General of police to catch some of the alleged thieves and make…

Beckenbauer under criminal investigation in Switzerland

Franz Beckenbauer is under criminal investigation by the Swiss authorities over payments allegedly linked to Germany’s success in winning host rights to the 2006 World Cup. Also under investigation, according to the Office of Swiss Attorney-General Michael Lauber, are former German federation presidents Theo Zwanziger and Wolfgang Niersbach as well as ex-DFB general secretary Horst…

Budget Padding: EFCC begins probe against Speaker Dogara

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has begun investigations into allegations of budget padding levelled against speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara, The Cable reports. Sacked chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation Abdulmumin Jibrin on August 1  had submitted petitions to the EFCC asking it to probe the speaker for allegedly…