Your Hard Smoking, Heavy Drinking Cause Of Our Break-Up, Kpokpogri Slams Tonto Dikeh

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 416 total views,  5 views today Politician, Prince Kpokpogri, has alleged that hard smoking and heavy drinking led to his break-up with ex-wife and Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh. Kpokpogri made this known via his Instagram handle on Thursday, shortly after the actress called him out to stop running and face the consequences of his actions. He partly wrote, “Countless times, I complained to our mutual friends of how tired I was due to your heavy smoking and drinking. “I made it clear I was going to walk away if it continued, yet…

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UEFA Urges FIFA To Stop Pushing Two-Year World Cup Plan

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 205 total views European football’s governing body UEFA has urged FIFA to stop pushing its plan for a two-year World Cup and instead to engage in “genuine consultation” over reform of the international match calendar. FIFA is conducting a feasibility study into holding the World Cup on a biennial basis, a change from the current four-yearly cycle, but has made no secret of its desire to switch to such a format. Arsene Wenger, the former Arsenal manager who is now FIFA’s head of Global Football Development, said this month he was…

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Marketers Lack Facilities, Says NLNG As Price Of Cooking Gas Hits N7,000

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 1,465 total views,  2 views today Marketers do not have enough infrastructure to take up Nigeria LNG Limited’s Liquefied Petroleum Gas supply, this is according to the company’s management. In an earlier report, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association had said that the major cause of the rising cost of cooking gas was lack of adequate supply. According to the marketers, foreign investors misjudged demand in the Nigerian market, prompting them to import the product. They advocated that the government should allow NLNG to provide more gas to the market in order to…

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Venezuela Moves To Strengthen Economic Ties With Nigeria

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 1,129 total views The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has called for economic ties with Nigeria, particularly in the area of oil production. The development took place during a bilateral meeting between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, and the Foreign Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Félix Plasencia, on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, United States. Speaking during the meeting, Plasencia noted that Venezuela, like Nigeria, is an oil producing country and a regional leader, saying that Venezuela and Nigeria should get…

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Faith Aigbe: Police Exonerates Edo Traditional Ruler From Pregnant Girlfriend’s Death

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 562 total views The Edo State Police Command on Wednesday released the autopsy of one Faith Aigbe whose corpse was found in the vehicle of Enogie of Uroho community in Edo State, Iguodala Ogieriakhi, on September 10. The Police said that, based on the autopsy result, the traditional ruler is not culpable in his late girlfriend’s death. The body of the 27-year-old pregnant Faith Aigbe was found locked in a Sports Utility Vehicle Toyota Lexus 330 belonging to Ogieriakhi within the premises of Edo Specialist Hospital. She was eight months pregnant.…

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All Set For CMC Africa Award Of Excellence

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 294 total views,  2 views today Peterclaver Egbochue All appears set for the 5th edition of the CMC Africa Award of Excellence and the launching of the Gladiators magazine scheduled to hold on Sunday, the 26th of September at the Sheraton hotels, Ikeja, Lagos state. A release signed by the convener, Ambassador Cornell Udofia and made available to The Claver Magazinesaid that the event which promises to gather captains of industries, media executives and entertainment enthusiasts from within and around Lagos will begin by 2pm. Ambassador  Udofia who is a renowned Brand…

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US To Donate Extra 500 Million COVID-19 Vaccines, Says Biden

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 269 total views President Joe Biden opened a Covid-19 summit of world leaders Wednesday with a promise to donate a “historic” extra 500 million vaccines to countries struggling to push back against the pandemic. “This is an all-hands-on-deck crisis,” Biden said. “America will become the arsenal for vaccines as we were the arsenal for democracy in World War II.” The pledge from Biden at the summit, held virtually from the White House, brings the total US commitment of donated vaccines to 1.1 billion — more than the rest of the world…

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Ogun Pensioners Protesting N68bn Gratuity Arrears Ground Secretariat, Lock Out SSG

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 510 total views,  2 views today There was confusion among workers at the Governor’s office in Abeokuta on Wednesday when pensioners in Ogun State shut down the state secretariat to protest the alleged non-payment of N68bn 10-year outstanding gratuities. The pensioners, under the auspices of Local Government Pensioners’ Association of Nigeria, blocked the two main gates of the secretariat in Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, locking out prominent persons in the state, including the Secretary to the State Government, Tokunbo Talabi, and other civil servants for hours. The protesters, armed with placards with various inscriptions…

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Northern Elders Regret Getting Rid Of Jonathan To Elect Buhari ―NEF PRO, Baba-Ahmed

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 343 total views Northern Elders Forum (NEF), has said that it regretted that it got rid of then President Goodluck Jonathan in the 2015 elections to vote in the incumbent, Muhammadu Buhari. The forum said it is disappointed that Buhari has let down millions of Nigerians including members of the All Progressives Congress who trusted in his leadership prior to the poll six years ago. NEF Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, who spoke on Tuesday when he featured on Arise TV’s ‘The Morning Show’ breakfast programme, therefore, said…

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49 Sacked Total Workers Protest At Company Headquarters In Port Harcourt

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 397 total views About 49 ex-servicemen, who said they worked offshore for Total E&P Nigeria Limited, protested in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Wednesday, over what they term ‘forceful retrenchment’ by the oil and gas firm. The protesting legionnaires who carried placards, gathered at the main gate of the company’s headquarters in Port Harcourt, alleging that their salaries were not increased throughout the period they worked for the company. One of the sacked workers, Emuze Emmanuel, wondered why 49 of them were forcefully sent home after serving the company for many…

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Davido’s Official Photographer, Fortunate Umunname, Dies

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 198 total views A popular celebrity photographer, Fortunate Peter Umunname, aka Fortune Shotz, has passed away. He reportedly drowned on Tuesday, September 21, at a location in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria. Fortunate was known to have worked with many Nigerian celebrities, with many of their photos bearing the photographer’s logo. He was Davido’s official photographer and hailed the singer in 2019 for changing his life for good.

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