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Boko Haram members attack Niger Republic military base

Boko Haram jihadists have attacked an army position in southeastern Niger, sources said on Sunday, following a lull in violence since the end of last year.   The attack Saturday in Niger’s Diffa region, which has been targeted since 2015 by the jihadist group, left an unknown number of soldiers injured. “The military base of

Lawmakers ‘ll oppose immunity for Senate President, Speaker — Rep Kwewum

…Says Boko Haram insurgency may last for 20 years   By Tordue Salem   Your constituency is called Donga/Ussa/Takum special development areas federal constituency. What is the special area all about? In 1997, Ussa Local Government Area was created out of Takum Local Government Area. A few months after the creation of Ussa, the military

Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey reconsiders plan to spend 6 months in Africa

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said he will reconsider working remotely from Africa in 2020 due to the coronavirus and “everything else going on”.   The CEO made the comments on Thursday at a Morgan Stanley conference after being asked if he would change how he spends his time travelling given “what’s going on in the

God commanded me to shoot the movie,‘Our Jesus Story’ — OJ

Several years after he took a break from Nollywood to concentrate on his other business empire,  front-line filmmaker, Ojiofor Ezeanyanche, has staged a comeback to the movie industry.   OJ, as he’s fondly called by his colleagues is returning to the industry with his faith based-comeback movie titled, “ Our Jesus Story.” The veteran filmmaker,

MTV Base @ 15: Mayorkun, Niniola And Some others thrill

On Saturday, February 29, the music, entertainment and lifestyle powerhouse, MTV Base, took over the month’s edition of Island Block Party to celebrate its anniversary with a concert. The concert, which was held at the Lekki Special Event Center, had in attendance some of the heavyweights in the music and entertainment industry. It was a

Gazzy: The making of an Afropop star

Gazzy: The making of an Afropop star.  The airwaves have recently been flooded with a stream of new artists wielding their unique sounds and diverse methods of delivery, stemming from a new generation of more experimental and multilayered artists both home and abroad.   One such artiste is fast-rising singer Ekama Great, popularly known as

Abegads releases new single ‘Dance Along’

Abegads has released new single ‘Dance Along’.  Apai Lucky, known professionally as Abegads, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. In 2019, he signed a record deal with CMBB and rose to prominence with the release of the song “Love Love”, which appeared on Top10 and summer Playlist 2019. READ ALSO: Pornhub responds to petition threatening to

Gunmen on rampage, kill hotel manager, abduct 8 in Delta; kill 2 in Zamfara

•Community demands police station •Bandits raid Kujemu village in Zamfara, kill 2 •Muster will to stop killings by herdsmen in Urhobo land, UPU tells Buhari •CSOs express worry over renewed herdsmen attack on Benue communities By Festus Ahon, Peter Duru, Akpokona Omafuire & Perez Brisibe   Gunmen are currently on the prowl in different parts

I was hypnotized, almost used for money rituals by my boyfriend — Teenager

I was hypnotized, almost used for money rituals by my boyfriend — Teenager. Her stricken scream of help me rented the air at the early hours of Tuesday,  jolting residents of Mechanic Village in Jakande Estate, Oke-Afa, Isolo area of Lagos, from sleep. But none went out to know the cause because it was too

Teenager arrested for allegedly stabbing boyfriend to death over N3000

Teenager arrested for allegedly stabbing boyfriend to death over N3000.  An 18-old girl, Idowu Abosede, has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her boyfriend to death during an argument over N3000. The incident, occurred in a community in Sagamu area of Ogun state. There were different accounts as to how life was snuffed out of the