Showing posts from October, 2017

Jacob Zuma statue in imo state causes outrage

Imo state governor Rochas Okorocha yesterday unveiled a giant statue of South Africa president Jacob Zuma in Owerri Imo state.
Zuma is on a two day visit to Owerri, Imo State, South East Nigeria. He was confered a traditional chieftaincy title by the state governor, a road was named after him and then, a statue of him unveiled in Owerri city.
Giant statue of Jacob Zuma unveiled by Rochas Okorocha in Owerri sparks outrageGovernor Okorocha also conferred on President Zuma, the Imo Merit Award, the highest award in the State conferred on distinguished personalities who have made a difference in the development of their communities and to humanity.
This has triggered fierce reactions from Imo state indigenes, Nigerians who took to social media to vent their disappointment and anger.
The visit of President Zuma, according to Imo State government, is for the signing of an MoU between Rochas Foundation with the Zuma Foundation.

21,780 Teachers failed Primary four test in Kaduna

- Governor Nasir El-Rufai said about 21,780 out of 33,000 Kaduna state teachers failed the primary four test
- El-Rufai explained that the test was conducted by the state government to know the ability of the teachers
- He stressed that many teachers would be redeployed across the state to balance the issue of teacher-pupil ratio
Nasir El-Rufai, the Kaduna state governor, said about 21,780 out of 33,000 teachers failed the primary four test administered to test their competence by the state government.Governor el-Rufai made this known on Monday, October 9, while receiving a World Bank’s delegation in the state, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
He said:''We tested our 33,000 primary school teachers, we gave them primary four examination and required they must get at least 75 per cent but I am sad to announce that 66 per cent of them failed to get the requirements.
''The hiring of teachers in the past was politicized and we intend to change that by bringing in y…

NF Releases Perfection Album

The 16 track album was release along side a video for outcast
1. Intro 3
2. Outcast
3. 10 Feet Down (feat. RUELLE)
4. Green Lights
5. Dreams
6. Let You Down
7. Destiny
8. My Life
9. You're Special
10. If You Want Love
11. Remember This
12. Know
13. Lie
14. 3 A.M.
15. One Hundred
16. Outro

Vice president,Osinbanjo arrives london for African summit

This is contained in a press statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the Vice-President on Media and Publicity, Mr Laolu Akande.
According to the statement, the Africa Summit hosted by the Financial Times of London is a global forum reputed as one of the leading conferences in the world on African business and economic matters. It added that the newspaper itself has had a relationship with the African continent that stretches back to its opening issue more than 125 years ago.
At the summit which attracts global leaders, economic experts, investors and intellectuals from Africa and around the world, Prof. Osinbajo will discuss the increasing economic prospects in Africa and detail the progress of the Buhari administration, especially through the Federal Government’s medium-term Economic Recovery and Growth Plan, ERGP, to the global audience.

Joys of motherhood by Buchi emecheta epub

The Joys of Motherhood is a novel written by
Buchi Emecheta. It was first published by
Allison & Busby in 1979 and was reprinted in
Heinemann 's African Writers Series in 2008. The basis of the novel is the "necessity for a woman to be fertile, and above all to give birth to sons". It tells the tragic story of Nnu-Ego, daughter of Nwokocha Agbadi and Ona, who had a bad fate with childbearing. This novel explores the life of a Nigerian woman, Nnu Ego. Nnu’s life centres on her children and through them, she gains the respect of her community. Traditional tribal values and customs begin to shift with increasing colonial presence and influence, pushing Ego to challenge accepted notions of "mother", "wife", and "woman". Through Nnu Ego’s journey, Emecheta forces her readers to consider the dilemmas associated with adopting new ideas and practices against the inclination to cleave to tradition. Download joys of motherhood epub

James Patterson Alex cross complete series epub

Alex Cross is a crime , mystery , and thriller novel series written by James Patterson . The series focuses on the protagonist—African-American
Metropolitan Police Department detective and father Alex Cross —as he faces threats to his family and the city of Washington, D.C. . Supporting characters include two of Cross's children, Damon, and Janelle, as well as his grandmother Nana Mama. The series is usually narrated in first-person perspective by Alex Cross, and occasionally from the villains' point of view in third-person.Download The complete Cross series

Tiwa savage doesn't support Modern day Feminism

In a recent interview with Beat 99.9 FM she outlined ways by which women could survive in the industry without having a low self esteem“It’s real. I’m not going to say I’m completely comfortable with it but it is what it is. .
You have to deal with it. If it means you have to work 10 times harder than your male counterparts, don’t complain about it, do what you have to do. We all celebrate people like Oprah and Mo Abudu and we don’t actually realise what they have to do to get to that point. .
They probably had to do 20 times than their male counterparts. Once you get there, you don’t complain about how you get there. So, whatever it is you have to do as a female, you just have to get it done. .I know I’ll (ruffle) a few feathers but I also don’t think men and women are equal, I don’t think that’s how God created us that way… especially in the household anyway. .So I think as females when we realise that yeah we can be strong in our career, but when we are home we have to realise that…

"Fayose is on his own" - Senator Makarfi

The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, while addressing journalists in Kaduna has said that the present campaign mounted by Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to vie for the 2019 Presidency is contrary to the decision of the party’s convention that zoned presidency to the North.
He said:
“He (Fayose) is on his own. What he is doing is not in compliance with the position of the party. The party’s position has not changed.
“The convention has zoned the presidency to the North and the chairmanship of the party to the South.”
Makarfi also dismissed speculation that former Vice President Atiku Abubakar may be given an automatic ticket to contest the same position on the platform of the PDP if he finally decides to join the party before the 2019 general election.

Post breakup : Paul okoye pictured in the studio

He shared the photo of himself with pen and paper in the studio composing the lyrics for his new song.
He captioned the photo;
"Moving on to the next one ... #onestepatatime ๐Ÿ‘‘king Rudy"

T.v Host IK Osakioduwa And His Wife Celebrate 9th Wedding Anniversary

Sharing the photo above, IK wrote;
"This pretty young lady @kidskulture and I have been married for 9 years today. It's been 9yrs of fighting over remotes. 9yrs of fighting over you picking at my Dodo & egg with your hands. 9yrs of fighting over who the kids take after when they misbehave (More like 8yrs). 9 yrs of fighting over who is right or wrong. 9 yrs of fighting over "Who started it". 9yrs of fighting over whose memory is better. 9yrs of me fighting you over asking jamb questions like "What do you want to eat?". 9yrs of you fighting me over some of my clothes that you hate (I know you stole those jeans and burnt them, just like you threatened). Anyways my point is I've loved every single day of our marriage. Looking forward to the rest of our lives together."

T.v show host Ebuka chinedu celebrates wedding anniversary

Ebuka wrote;
"Whoop!!! Two years today since our 'Igba nkwu' and you still beg me for my food the way you're begging me for palmwine here ๐Ÿ˜ฉ
I may never get used to that but most importantly, I will never stop loving you!
God bless the day you stole my heart... You rock my world completely!!!
Happy tradiversary @justcynthia_o ๐Ÿ’š"

Monalisa chinda shares picture with her daughter

Nollywood Actress, Monalisa Chinda-Coker took to her IG page to share this cute photo with her daughter.
She wrote;
"It’s not who is right that’s important, it’s what is right. Keep the peace. When you’re a peacemaker, you’re blessed.
Morning people๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™

Wake looks stunning in Ankara dress

Nigerian Singer, Waje shared this photo from her recently released stunning music video "In the Air" which sees the vocal powerhouse rocking a beautiful outfit that blends seamlessly with the background.

Australian court sentences Nigerian for drig trafficking

Australian court will sentence a Nigerian post-graduate student, Jackson Igwebuike on 25 October, after he was found guilty of importing methamphetamine worth $10million to Canberra.The drug, worth N3.6 billion was imported by Igwebuike to Canberra in ornate golden fish statues in October 2015, but alert security men intercepted the drugs and substituted the ice before he collected the parcel.
The drug could have had “calamitous consequences” if sold in the community, federal prosecutors told the court.Lawyers for the 34 year-old Nigerian, a graduate of University of Benin, agreed he acted as “more than just a mere courier” when he accepted delivery of about 8.47 grams of pure ice before he attempted to board a Murrays bus to Sydney with the drugs in his bag.
An ACT Supreme Court jury found him guilty of importing a commercial quantity of a border

Uniben professor shot dead

Prof Paul Otasowie of the Department of Electrical Electronics Engineering, University of Benin, Edo State, was shot dead last night at the front gate of his residence by suspected assassins. He was the past UBIT/SIWES Director at the university.