Thursday, May 6, 2021

Nigeria records 52 new COVID-19 infections, total now 165,273 .

 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 52 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 165,273.The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Wednesday.“52 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria;Taraba-18, FCT-9, Rivers-9, Lagos-7, Akwa Ibom-6, Kano-2, Kaduna-1.”

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Kim Kardashian It Wasn't Me!!! Feds Seize Roman Statue Allegedly Bought by Kanye


Kim Kardashian was unaware her name was attached to an ancient Roman artifact -- a piece of art the U.S. government is now desperately seeking to return to Italy -- a purchase we're told was made by her estranged husband, Kanye West
TMZ

Disneyland’s Snow White Draws Backlash Over Prince Charming’s “Non-Consensual” Kiss

 Disneyland’s revamped Snow White ride is facing backlash for the portrayal of Prince Charming kissing Snow White while she’s asleep.

TheGuardian

Bride cancels wedding after the groom fails a simple maths test

After a groom fails the simplest ’maths test’ his bride-to-be cancels the wedding refusing to marry a man who didn’t know basic maths.

IOL

Albert Pujols Placed on Waivers by Los Angeles Angels

Albert Pujols, one of the greatest hitters in major league history, has been designated for assignment by the Los Angeles Angels, the team announced Thursday. The move will lead to his being traded or released.

The New York Times

Meghan Markle Wins UK Copyright Claim Over Letter To Father

 Meghan Markle on Wednesday won the remainder of her copyright claim against Associated Newspapers, the publisher of the Mail on Sunday and Mail Online, over its publication of a letter to her father.

TheGuardian

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“James Bond” Star Frank McRae Dies Of Heart Attack

 Frank McRae, the American actor who appeared in films such as “Licence to Kill” and “Last Action Hero,” has died. He was 80.

TheGuardian

Hisbah leader dismissed on adultery charges

 The Kano State Hisbah Board has dismissed its top officer Sani Rimo for allegedly committing adultery.

The Nation

Women march for slain lady applicant

 Over 2000 women yesterday staged a solidarity march on the streets of Uyo in protest against the gruesome killing of an Akwa Ibom job seeker  Iniubong Umoren.

The Nation

80-year-old, granddaughter arrested with 192kg of cocaine


 An 80-year-old woman Mary Adebayo and her 19-year-old granddaughter Funmilola Adebayo have been taken into custody in Akure, the Ondo State capital, for allegedly selling illicit drugs.

The Nation

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Senate meets Service Chiefs, IGP, others

 Senate on Thursday morning commenced a meeting with the security chiefs behind closed doorThis followed its resolution last week to meet with the security authorities over the growing insecurity in the country.

The Nation

Malian woman gives birth to nine babies

 A Malian woman gave birth to nine babies on Tuesday – two more than doctors had detected inside her crowded womb – joining a small pantheon of mothers of nonuplets.

The Nation

Actor, Somadina Adinma gifts himself a new car ahead of birthday

 Talented Nollywood actor, Somadina Adinma acquires a new car as an early gift for his birthday coming up in two days time.

Gistreel

BBNaija’s Kaisha spotted dancing joyfully at a church gathering

 Video making rounds across social media networks capture the moment Big Brother Naija reality star, Kaisha is seen dancing at a church service.

Gistreel

Actors, Aki and Paw Paw hint at giving fans a new movie or television series

 Veteran Nollywood actors, Osita Iheme and Chinedu Ikedieze popularly known as Aki and Paw Paw have given fans a hint on a possible collaboration.

Gistreel

Wizkid’s son, Boluwatife jubilates ahead of 10th birthday, shares throwback photo with his father

 Boluwatife Balogun, the son of popular Afrobeat star, Wizkid, shares a throwback photo of himself with his father as he expresses overflowing joy in anticipation of his 10th birthday.

Gistreel

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Family of late comedienne, Ada Jesus announces burial arrangement

 The family of talented comedienne, Mmesoma Mercy Nnadi popularly known as Ada Jesus has released the deceased obituary.

Gistreel

Queen Elizabeth Just Launched Her Own Beer!

Queen Elizabeth may soon be responsible for your bar tab!Buckingham Palace has confirmed to PEOPLE that the 95-year-old monarch has approved the sale of a range of beer brewed from plants grown on her Sandrigham estate in Norfolk.

People

Fort Worth man wrongly sentenced as teen to be released on bond after 24 years in prison

 A Fort Worth man who has spent 24 years in prison after being wrongfully charged and over-sentenced will soon return home.

Forth Worth Star-Telegram

A Belgian farmer accidentally moved the French border

 A farmer in Belgium inadvertently changed geography by moving his country's border with France. The farmer was driving a tractor and apparently got annoyed by a large stone blocking his path, BBC News reports. So, he slightly moved it.

CBS NEWS

Convicted officer Chauvin asks for a new trial

 Former police officer Derek Chauvin, who was found guilty of murdering George Floyd in a high-profile conviction two weeks ago, requested a new trial on Tuesday.

REUTERS

After beating cancer, daughter climbs Mount Everest with her mom

For climbers, Mount Everest is the ultimate test. But not for a mother and daughter from Oklahoma, who have already conquered something much tougher.

CBS NEWS

Singer Rudeboy Celebrates Hitting 100M Views, 1M Subscribers On YouTube

 Former P-Square member, Paul Okoye, alias Rudeboy has received a gold plaque from YouTube for gaining 1 million organic subscribers on his YouTube channel.

INFORMATIONNIGERIA

Prince Charles & Camilla Celebrate Archie’s 2nd Birthday, Meghan Absent .

 The Prince of Wales, Charles, has dropped a beautiful image of a young Archie who is celebrating his two-year birthday. Although the young man will be celebrating his special day with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in the United States, Markle’s absence has been questioned. 

Legit

Peter Okoye Brags as He Becomes N38m Richer After Chelsea’s Win Against Madrid .

 Nigerian singer, Peter Okoye, popularly known as Mr P just got lucky as he earned himself almost forty million naira from a bet. The entertainer had placed a bet with an individual over the Chelsea versus Madrid match that happened on Wednesday, May 5.

Legit

President Buhari Receives His NIN Identity Card From Pantami .

 President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, May 6 received his National Identity Number, NIN card from the minister of communications and digital economy, Dr Isa Pantami.

Legit

DJ Switch Takes the Lead As Nigerians Vote on Their Favourite Female Disc Jockey .

Three of the top female DJs in Nigeria, DJ Switch, DJ Lambo, DJ Cuppy. 
 Gone are the days when being a disc jockey used to be a job considered to be meant only for men.

Legit

Tragedy Hits RCCG As Pastor Dare Adeboye Dies Suddenly in Akwa Ibom .

 Emerging reports indicate that the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has lost his son, Pastor Dare Adeboye to death.

Legit

Nigerian billionaire businessman, Terry Waya, recently clocked 60 and hosted a birthday dinner .

 Nigerian billionaire businessman, Terry Waya, recently clocked 60 and hosted a birthday dinner .Terry who happens to be the father of BBNaija star, Kiddwaya, had some of his politician friends like James Ibori and Orji Uzor Kalu grace the event . Kiddwaya was also spotted at the party mingling with the guests .

Legit

Why I Focus On Money, Instead Of Love – Rapper Yung6ix


Nigerian rapper, Yung6ix has opened up on why he has decided to focus on money and not love.

INFORMATIONNIGERIA

Eedris Abdulkareem Reignites Feud With Timaya

 Veteran Nigerian rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem has reignited his feud with popular dancehall singer, Timaya.

INFORMATIONNIGERIA

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Finance Minister Says FG Will Cut Workers Salary to Reduce Cost .


 The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, said President Muhammadu Buhari plans to cut workers' salary in order to reduce cost of governance which has become a burden on the government's revenue.

Legit

Ronaldo Gets Fans Talking As He’s Spotted Wearing Engagement Ring Alongside Rolex Wristwatch Worth N333m

 Cristiano Ronaldo is such a phenomenon as anything he touches becomes a style. The Juventus star was spotted wearing a dazzling yellow diamond engagement ring. 

Legit

Davido Names Son With Chioma, Ifeanyi His Heir Apparent .

 Popular Nigerian singer, Davido, is one celeb who also has numerous children like his colleagues but he seems to have chosen which of them will be his successor.

Legit

Singer Burna Boy Jubilates As 2018 Hit Song Ye Is Certified Gold in the US .

 Nigerian singer Damini Ogulu aka Burna Boy has another reason for celebration following an exciting piece of news he shared on his official Instagram page.

Legit

Nigerians Gush Over Davido’s Chioma As She Shares Stunning Photos From 26th Birthday Party .

 Singer Davido's ex-fiancee Chioma is a beautiful woman with curves in all the right places. Recent photos posted by the mother of one attest to her beauty and Nigerians did not disappoint by letting her know.

Legit

Is She The Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria? DJ Cuppy Seeks Answers From Fellow Country People

 DJ Cuppy, no doubt, is not found wanting when it comes to looks but it appears she is in need of some validation from her fellow Nigerians.

Legit

Author of Nigeria’s National Pledge, Prof. Adedoyin, passes on at 83 .

Another Nigerian giant has dropped dead. This time, it is Prof. Felicia Adebola Adedoyin who authored Nigeria’s national pledge..
Legit

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Religious, former political leaders plotting to ‘overthrow’ Buhari – Presidency

 The Presidency has alert of an alleged plot by some Nigerians, working with foreign elements, to overthrow the current administration.

The Nation

Taurus Horoscope: May 4, 2021

 

The planets are encouraging you to set your sights high today, and with a number of heavenly bodies making moves through your career sector, there’s no reason to sit this one out. 

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Capricorn Horoscope: May 4, 2021

 

There's a lot happening in your money sector today, but this energy is less about earning and more about spending.

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Virgo Horoscope: May 4, 2021

 You’re in your element today as the Moon moves through your 6th House of Wellness and Routine, which just so happens to be Virgo’s natural territory.

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Leo Horoscope: May 4, 2021

 Matters of equality and agreement are up for inspection as the Moon spends most of the day moving through the part of your chart associated with partnerships and contracts.

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Aquarius Horoscope: May 4, 2021

 You’ve got plenty of energy thanks to the Moon sailing through your sign for most of the day.

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