Friday, October 23, 2020

Nigerian government official attacked by angry Nigerians in Austria

 Nigerians living in Austria attacked the Nigerian ambassador to Austria, in the capital city, Vienna and it had to take intervention of the Austrian police to quell the angry Nigerian mob.


Today's Aries Horoscope from Cafe Astrology:October 23, 2020

 A good part of you would prefer to remain detached today with the Moon's move into your solar eleventh house, dear Aries. You have a stronger need to feel connected to others, a dream, a sense of purpose, or a cause.

Prince William trolled by KFC after he is caught staring through their window

 The Duke of Cambridge has earned a new silly nickname, thanks to his obvious interest in fast food.Prince William was caught peering into the window of a KFC during a royal outing, much to the delight of diners and the internet alike.






See Front Page Of Today's Vanguard Newspaper On Violence In The Nation Despite Overtures For Peace By The Govt-Get A copy To Read More


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Photo Of The Day:Fires and unrest in Nigeria's Lagos despite curfew

The roof of TVC television station in flames in Lagos, October 21. Reuters TV via REUTERS.


Lagos sends 23 police officers on trial for murder, brutality, others

 Twenty three police officers are currently facing trial in Lagos State for various acts of brutality including murder, manslaughter and causing grievious bodily harm, according to the state government.


Today's Taurus Horoscope from Cafe Astrology:October 23, 2020

 The Moon moves to the top of your solar chart today, dear Taurus, and your goals, responsibilities, and performance assume more importance to you. Aim to slow down decision-making or speaking up about a matter--patience is needed

US Ice officers 'used torture to make Africans sign own deportation orders'

 US immigration officers allegedly tortured Cameroonian asylum seekers to force them to sign their own deportation orders, in what lawyers and activists describe as a brutal scramble to fly African migrants out of the country in the run-up to the elections.

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Get Your PVCs Ready, Davido Charges Nigerians

 Nigerian musician, David Adeleke, better known as Davido, has advised Nigerians to get their PVCs (Permanent Voter’s Card) ready ahead of the next general elections in 2023.


Buhari, Gowon, Obasanjo, other former leaders meet .

 President Buhari is having a meeting with former leaders over unrest in the country . Some youths have been protesting over the activities of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) . Buhari had on Thursday, October 22, addressed Nigerians over the protests .


Today's Gemini Horoscope from Cafe Astrology:October 23, 2020

 With the Moon's move into your solar ninth house for a couple of days, dear Gemini, you seem to need a healthy escape from ordinary, dull, or routine elements of your life.

Ex-49er Dana Stubblefield Sentenced To 15 Years To Life For Raping Developmentally Disabled Woman


Former San Francisco 49ers star defensive lineman Dana Stubblefield was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison Thursday for raping a developmentally disabled woman who prosecutors said he lured to his home with the promise of a babysitting job.
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My house don full” – Lady shows off her loot from Lagos COVID-19 palliative warehouse

 A Nigerian lady has shown off the cartons and bags of foodstuffs which she took from the COVID-19 palliative Warehouse in Monkey village.


#LekkiMassacre: “The biggest mistake we made was keeping the bodies at the feet of soldiers” – DJ Switch speaks

 DJ Switch, the Nigerian lady who went live during the shooting of protesters at Lekki toll gate, has finally broken silence following the incident.


Little girl becomes emotional as family expresses love, adopts her.

 A teenager, Miracle, got the best news of her life when the Shrewsbury family sent her a letter that they would adopt her . While reading the letter, the teen smiled all through as the family expressed how much they love her .


Can You Feed The Hot Hand?

 This season, on the way to winning her fourth WNBA championship in her 17-year career, Sue Bird made approximately 50 percent of her field goal attempts.

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Nigerian lady with American passport calls for 'husband application', many men react

 A Nigerian lady, Oluwatobi, has gone on Twitter to seek an eligible partner for marriage. In a post on Thursday, October 22, she said she has an American passport, showing she is a US citizen . Men thronged her comment section as they marketed themselves as the right person for her.


Sophia Loren insists women are ’people, not objects’

Sophia Loren has insisted women are “people, not objects”.The iconic 86-year-old actress - who hails from Italy - has said she hates the way she was treated as a “hot pants” during her Hollywood heyday, because she believes women should be seen as “people”, rather than just “bombshells”.


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Buhari celebrates Kessington ‘Baba Ijebu’ at 85

 President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded the large-heartedness of business mogul, Chief Adebutu Kessington, also known as Baba Ijebu.In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity Mallam Garba Shehu, Buhari hailed Kessington, who clocked 85.


Lagos residents loot CACOVID warehouse


There was stampede in Maza-Maza, a slum community in Amuwo Odofin, Lagos after residents broke into the state government’s warehouse for palliatives from Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) and carted away food items.


A North Carolina man who was found with a van full of guns and explosives had researched how to kill Joe Biden, prosecutors say

A North Carolina man who was found with a van filled with guns and explosives had been researching how to kill Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, prosecutors said.19-year-old Alexander Hillel Treisman has been detained solely on child pornography charges.


Rashidi Yekini at 57: Late striker's daughter, Omoyemisi wishes him happy birthday .

 Rashidi Yekini would have clocked 57 if the legendary striker was still alive . The Super Eagles will not be forgotten by many for his exploits for the national team . His daughter, Omoyemi made a tribute to her father as the greatest striker in Nigeria's history .


RIDDLES:Try to Solve This Pickleball Puzzle

 Kenny, Abby, and Ned got together for a round-robin pickleball tournament, where, as usual, the winner stays on after each game to play the person who sat out that game. At the end of their pickleball afternoon, Abby is exhausted, having played the last seven straight games. Kenny, who is less winded, tallies up the games played:

Kenny played eight games

Abby played 12 games

Ned played 14 games

Who won the fourth game against whom?


Thursday, October 22, 2020

Nigeria records 37 new COVID-19 cases, total now 61,667

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 37 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 61,667.

32 CSOs sign for prosecution of killers of #EndSARS protesters .

 About 32 Civil Society groups have jointly signed a petition demanding for prosecution of all the security personnel involved in the bloody shooting of peaceful #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos on Tuesday night


EndSARS: Hoodlums attack Ikoyi prison .

 The unrest in Lagos has taken an ugly turn as the Ikoyi prison has been attacked by hoodlums . Some of the prison facilities have been reportedly set on fire . Meanwhile, the police and army have been called to restore order 


You Turned Away All Ambulances Including Mine -Burna Boy Blows Hot

 Popular Afro-beat singer, Burna boy has accused the government of turning down all ambulances, including his.


Nigeria Army denies killing protesters in Lekki, calls it fake news .

 Following the unprovoked attack on protesters in Lekki tollgate, the Nigerian Army headquarters has denied deploying soldiers to shoot and kill innocent Nigerian youths.


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Robin Givens Is Not Happy About Upcoming Mike Tyson Biopic

 Robin Givens opening up about feeling dread when she first learned of the Mike Tyson biopic that’s currently in development starring Jamie Foxx.“I felt this drop in the pit of my stomach and was like, ‘Oh no, here we go again,’” the actress, 55, tells PEOPLE. “I felt like the world was crumbling again.”


Hoodlums attack Oba of Lagos' palace .

 The palace of the Oba of Lagos located at Iga Idugaran, Lagos Island, has been attacked by hoodlums who vandalised vehicles and carted away several artefacts. 


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Love at first sight for Victoria and David Beckham

 Victoria Beckham fell in love with David Beckham as soon as she set her eyes on him.

The fashion designer and former Spice Girls singer admits she fell for the soccer star as soon as they first met, confessing it was his "smile" that won her over.

Nigeria unrest spreads after shooting of protesters

 Buildings in Nigeria's main city of Lagos were torched on Wednesday and sporadic clashes erupted after the shooting of peaceful protesters in which Amnesty International said security forces had killed several people.


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Unfur-gettable: Puppy born with green fur

Italian Farmer Cristian Malloci could not believe his eyes, one of his eight dogs, gave birth to a greeen furred- puppy.


The Nigerian President Addresses The Nation: Full text of President Buhari’s speech-


Fellow Nigerians,

It has become necessary for me to address you having heard from many concerned Nigerians and having concluded a meeting with all the Security Chiefs.


#EndSARS: US seeks investigation into Lekki shootings

 The United States has called for an immediate investigation into the excessive use of force by the military in the alleged killing of unarmed protesters at the Lekki toll gate in Lagos.



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Northern governors hold emergency meeting in Kaduna state .

 Northern governors are currently meeting in Kaduna state . The meeting is reportedly taking place over the crisis in some parts of the country . The governors are expected to issue a communique to take a stand on the crisis after the meeting 


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 Justin Bieber is still lending his voice and his platform to support Black Lives Matter even though it appears people have already "changed the subject" on social media.


Pope Francis Becomes First Pope To Endorse Same-Sex Civil Unions

Pope Francis  the head of the Catholic Church, has endorsed same-sex civil unions thereby making him the first pontiff to do so in a landmark move that has been welcomed with mixed reactions.