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FLASH: Brazilian club in Colombia plane crash, 76 dead, 5 alive

UPDATE: Of the six survivors in Colombia plane clash, one has unfortunately passed away. Several media outfits are reporting that only five people survived as the remaining 76 people on board lost their lives. Confirming the death toll and the number of survivors, Jose Gerardo Acevedo, regional police commander said according to The Guardia: “Six people were rescued alive, but unfortunately one died. The rest of the occupants unfortunately died. The tragic toll is 76 victims.” Among the survivors are Alan Ruschel, a defender for Chapecoense. He has been taken to a nearby
hospital in stable condition.

FRSC to hike fees for driver’s licence, number plate

The FRSC says the current rate of N6,000 and N12,000 for the driver’s licence and vehicle plate number is no longer sustainable The Corps Marshall of the agency, Boboye Oyeyemi discloses that debt was crippling the operations of the FRSC nationwide Oyeyemi says many states have failed to supply generators to the FRSC offices where vehicle plate number and drivers licence are procured The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has stated that it is considering raising the cost of procuring the driver’s licence and vehicle plate number due to the cost of producing the two items.

Shocking: Abuja woman uses children to steal from supermarket (photos, video)

A shocking video has emerged online of an Abuja-based woman who uses her children to steal from supermarkets. According to a Facebook user, Don Collins, who posted the video online, the woman and about seven of her children were seen entering the supermarket one after the other, pretending that they were looking for certain items which the store owner may not have.

10 reasons why everyone is so excited about Jiji app!


An updated Jiji app, as well as Jiji, the largest Marketplace in Nigeria, has been created specifically for online buyers and sellers who want to get the most out of fast, convenient and cost-effective on-line transactions. Jiji app has already been installed by nearly one million users and, judging by the number of positive comments, they are quite happy with it!

Governor Ambode proposes N813 billion budget for 2017

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state has submitted a budget proposal of N812.998 to the House of Assembly. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode The budget size is broken into N300 billion for recurrent expenditure and 512.46 billion as capital expenditure.

BREAKING: Militants invade Lagos community, kidnap 7, steal food

Militants dressed in military camouflage have abducted five poultry workers and two travelers in the Epe area of Lagos state An attempt by the kidnappers to abduct students of Molajoye Community High School on the assembly ground, was foiled, by policemen Epe area of Lagos state has been under siege from militants in recent times. Suspected militants have abducted seven persons from a farm located at Igbodu in the Epe area of Lagos state.

See how students now swim to get to school (photos/video)

The video of how the terrible ways at which students go to school through a river in a quest to gain access to education, has taken over the internet and everyone can’t stop talking about it. Students swimming to go to school. GHOne News have reported that, students now swim their way to school in a quest to gain education at Tsavanya, the nearest community with

Obanikoro reportedly agrees to testify against Fayose

Newspaper headlines for today, November 29, have focused on the aftermath of Ondo governorship election, the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) anti-corruption war against former minister Musiliu Obanikoro and Governor Ayodele Fayose, amongst other top stories. Newspaper Headlines According to a report on The Punch, former Minister of State for Defence Musiliu Obanikoro, was at the Abuja office of the EFCC on

Check out the plastic rice that has taken over the markets

Nigerians are responding in diverse ways to the economic recession. We need not remind you that times are tough and things are hard in our society now.
Families find it hard to eat properly and those who do spend most of their savings on food items. The rich are angry with the economic meltdown while the poor are crying out for help daily.

A new way to take a selfie

When the perfect comes, the good has to give way. The Gionee S6s is an ingenious craft of perfection. It comes with a back Fingerprint Shutter for capturing Selfies and a Front flash for perfect Selfies even in imperfect lighting conditions.
The specifications at a glance.

See the sizes of fish caught at the Jigawa fishing festival

Due to increase in human population, there is an increase in the demand of food fish in the society. This has led to the growth of aquaculture in the society as we are constantly faced with the challenge of fishing at a sustainable level. 
Not only is fish important as a high source of protein, fishing is also done for aesthetic purposes. Some people engage in fishing as a recreational activity while catching fishes basically for their immediate family. There are certain festivals you do not want to miss in Nigeria. The fishing festival is one of the

Imperial City Raffle Draw: This opportunity is too good to miss

Mere looking at 32 year old Saheed Lawal, he cuts the picture of a pitiable, low-income artisan, and that was just what he would be described until a few days ago when his levels changed and he climbed the rungs of the ladder to join the club of millionaires in Nigeria. The change in class, levels and fortune has also become the enviable lot of Aina Williams, a stand-in for a shop owner in Ile Oluji, Ondo State. On the 18th day of November, Saheed Lawal won the N42m-worth star prize land in an ongoing Imperial City Promo, powered by the Elegushi of Ikateland. HRM Oba Saheed Elegushi with Saheed Lawal (winner of draw1 600 square meter plot of land at Imperial Business City, Ikate Elegushi) with his wife and kids

Panic as 40 are killed in Kogi communal clash

A communal clash in Kogi state has left about 40 people killed The clash is said to be between the Ebira, Mozu and Bassa Komu people Many houses were set ablaze, following the fight which has been recurrent for years Bassa Local government area of Kogi state witnessed some carnage, on Monday, November 28, after fight broke out between the Ebira Mozu and Bassa Komu people. File photo: Communal clash in Kogi state leaves 40 killed. About 40 people were reportedly killed in the fray, as houses were burnt and property worth millions were destroyed.

Ondo election: We are not owing our men – Nigerian Police

Police denies reports that some of its men, who participated in the Ondo state governorship poll, are yet to be paid their allowances The police says that the allowances for the officers and men of the force that participated in the security operations for the election are being paid According to the police, those personnel who submitted incomplete accounts details and moribund accounts numbers were the ones having issues, but the problem has been rectified and they have started receiving their money The Nigeria Police Force has denied reports that some of its men, who participated in the Ondo state governorship election, are yet to be paid their allowances, Leadership reports. Police said to be protesting in Ondo town yesterday

Is Manchester United under 'curse'?

French midfielder Paul Pogba believe that his club Manchester United are ‘cursed’ considering their form this season in the Premier League Pogba was reacting to the 1-1 home draw Manchester United were forced to by West Ham United on Sunday, November 27, 2016 He explained that United’s luck would soon come this term in the Premier League  Manchester United star Paul Pogba has made a shocking statement about his club who have not found their rhyme this season in the Premier League under new boss Jose Mourinho. Manchester United star Paul Pogba

Buhari explains his relationship with Tinubu; issues of abandoning Jagaban

President Buhari described his relationship with Tinubu as cordial He urged APC members to ignore rumours that can affect the party The president applauded Buhari fosh showing true comradeship President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that he has a very good relationship with Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and dismissed rumour that they were at logger head. In a statement via Garba Shehu who is the senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, Buhari described as unfounded and mischievous the reports that he had set out to destroy Tinubu.

Dora Akunyili’s daughter breaks record as her painting sells for over N517million ($1.1million)

Njideka Akunyili Crosby, daughter of the revered Dora Akunyili is an artist based in the U.S.A Her painting Drown recently sold for $1.1million an auction record for the fast rising artist International auction house Sotheby’s confirmed the sale Njideka Akunyili Crosby with her work The Thing Around Her Neck, 2011. For every story of the recession that makes the news, there is a positive story of Nigerians like Njideka Akunyili Crosby whose talents are making

7 reasons federal authorities can't shut down MMM in Nigeria

MMM one of the most popular acronym and biggest scams in the 90’s will never be forgotten by Nigerians in a hurry.
The Ponzi scheme has taken Nigeria by storm with many putting huge sums into the it despite clear warnings from the Central Bank of Nigeria, House of Representatives and a threat from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to desist from it.

Discussing YBNL princess Temmie Ovasa’s tomboyish looks

When the news broke that popular musician and YBNL records CEO Olamide was looking to expand his label’s roster to include a woman, most wondered why he was going to find that street savvy rapper type that YBNL is known for.
1. But he decided to go the Adekunle Gold route choosing instead to sign a little-known alternative singer called Temmie

Buhari’s government is filled with thieves – APC Chieftain speaks tough

Buba Galadima, a member of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has hinted that President Muhammadu Buhari is surrounded by thieves. President Muhammadu Buhari is surrounded by thieves, says Buba Galadima. In a recent interview with the Nigerian Tribune, the close ally to Buhari said Nigeria is drifting politically and economically.

Sudanese family reunited after four years

A Sudanese man who was forced to separate from his family four years ago has now been reunited and the video will bring tears to your eyes. Dylan had to stay behind at a refugee camp after his wife and three children were forced to leave because they lost their marriage papers as they were fleeing from the war in Sudan. Sudanese man reunites with family after four years apart He was unable to go with his family because they had no proof that they were married and that the children were his.

Man boasts about how girl asked him to have sex with her in the club

A young man took to social media to boast about how a girl begged him for sex in the middle of a crowded night club. T Black is known for posting daring pictures on Instagram The man identified as T-Black, is known for sharing raunchy pictures of himself with several nude and semi nude ladies on Instagram.

Chelsea open talks with Victor Moses over new contract

Chelsea are set to hand Victor Moses a new contract following reports linking the winger with a move to Barcelona. Moses, who is under contract until the summer of 2019, netted the winner in Saturday’s 2-1 London derby victory over Tottenham. Share on Facebook Chelsea and Nigerian striker Victor Moses And according to report on Sky Sports, Moses’ performances have persuaded Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo to offer an extended, improved contract.

Mother and Youtube star gets backlash after posting nursing videos

A mother has been branded as ‘incestuous’ after she posted an intimate video of herself and her two children. The mum is getting a lot of backlash over her videos Tasha Maile, mother-of-two, posted videos of herself breastfeeding her two young sons and people have been attacking her decision to share the

MMM participant commits suicide in Nsukka

The body of a final year student of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka has been found dangling from a rope in his room The deceased left a note behind where he apologised to his family, according to accounts by a source close to the family The university authorities have confirmed the incident, but said the family has not officially informed the institution Authorities at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, have confirmed the death of a final year student who reportedly committed suicide. A final year student of agricultural engineering at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, who is also reported to be a participant of the Mavrodi Mondial Movement investment scheme (MMM), has committed suicide.

BREAKING: Hillary Clinton to beat Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton will be president of the United States of America if she can win the recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania.  Hillary Clinton stands a great chance of becoming president of the United States. There are calls for Clinton to initiate a request for recount, but when Hillary hesitated, someone else did for her, Jill Stein.

Barcelona make shocking bid for Victor Moses

Barcelona have been reported to be considering signing Chelsea striker Victor Moses in January 2017 The 25-year-old has been incredible for ‘the blues’ this season in the Premier League The player netted a brace on his return to the Super Eagles as Nigeria defeated Algeria 3 – 1 in the World Cup qualifiers Spanish giants Barcelona hoping to lure rejuvenated Chelsea and Nigeria striker Victor Moses to the club ahead of the January 2017 transfer window. Chelsea’s Victor Moses celebrates after scoring a goal The Super Eagles striker has been in great form this season under Chelsea coach Antonio Conte, he was also of great help to the Super Eagles in their

This cool video shows twin babies fighting in the womb

An interesting video that shows a set of twins battling it out in their mother’s womb has captured quite a bit of attention online. In the video, which was captured using an MRI ultrasound, we can see one baby making kicking motions against the other as the other one simply took the kicks. Video shows a cramp baby kicking its sibling The video has been a source of interesting comments among the viewers.

NSCDC in Kwara nabs fake Army officer, parade others

Issa paraded himself sometimes as an Army officer and at other times as a senior in the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) thus defrauding people He is currently explaining his alleged criminal activities to officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Kwara state has paraded a man who had terrorised residents with the claim of being an Army officer. The 48-year-old man simply named Issa allegedly used his position to defraud people of the state and was paraded with three other suspects including Muhammed, Zainab and  Ajanaku (surnames withheld). Fake Army officer The Nigerian Tribune reports that Mr Ideba Pedro, the NSCDC commandant in the state, who paraded the suspects, said  Muhammed and Zainab were arrested along Ose area of Ilorin, for human trafficking.

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