Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Cuomo Signs Bill Legalizing Recreational Cannabis in New York

 New York governor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation on Wednesday to legalize cannabis for recreational use. New York is now the fifteenth U.S. state that has legalized cannabis usage, and represents a potentially broad market for consumption.

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Child rapist at church told victim "God would want you to do this."

 Investigators say a Hunlock Twp. man affiliated with Roaring Brook Baptist Church convinced an elementary school boy to give him oral sex multiple times by telling him "God would want you to do this."

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Ronaldo's castaway armband to be auctioned to help suffering baby

 The captain's armband that Cristiano Ronaldo flung to the ground in disgust after Portugal were controversially denied a late winner at the weekend in the World Cup qualifier against Serbia was put on auction on Tuesday in a bid to help a sick child.

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Mafia fugitive was living a quiet island life. Then police found his YouTube cooking show.

 Stanley Tucci's not the only one with a popular Italian cooking show, it would seem.A mafia fugitive has been arrested in the Dominican Republic after inadvertently tipping off police with his culinary hobby.

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Meet the “world’s smallest saint”

 Meet the “world’s smallest saint”

Location: Haridwar, India

Narayan Nand Giri Maharaj is considered to be a Hindu holy man

The 55 year old is 18 inches tall and weighs 40 lbs

He cannot stand up or walk

and is looked after by his disciple Umesh

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Chrissy Teigen Graces the Cover of PEOPLE's Beautiful Issue with Her 'Wonderful' Kids Luna and Miles

 She may now be a superstar, but Chrissy Teigen is still the same refreshingly honest and diasrmingly funny woman who shared hilarious tales and mouth-watering recipes via her food blog, So Delushious, so many years ago.

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Kim Kardashian Shares Cute Pictures of Her 3 Youngest Children Saint, Chicago and Psalm

Kim Kardashian's youngest kids had a photo shoot without their big sister North!The Keeping Up with the Kardashians alum, 40, shared pictures of Chicago, 3, and sons saint, 5, and Psalm, 22 months, as they posed in matching outfits.

People

Gunmen attack Soludo, kill 3 policemen

 Gunmen, a while ago, attacked the former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Prof. Charles Soludo, killing three policemen guarding him.

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Princess Sofia Shares Photos of Her '4 Beautiful Princes' — Including Newborn Son Julian

Princess sofia of sweden is a proud boy mom — with a royal twist. Just days after Princess Sofia and husband Prince Carl Philip welcomed their third son, Julian, Sofia shared two new photos, including a portrait of the new baby with his father and two older brothers, 4-year-old Prince Alexander and 3-year-old Prince Gabriel.

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Women beat, tear off men's clothes in Holi ritual

 Social distancing was non-existent at the Dauji Maharaj Temple as devotees drenched in flamboyant colors marked the "Kapda fad," or "tearing clothes" ritual.The focus of celebrations is on Balrama, the elder brother of Hindu God Lord Krishna.

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Over 100 fully vaccinated people contract COVID-19 in Washington state

 Over 100 people in Washington state have tested positive for COVID-19 more than two weeks after becoming fully vaccinated against the disease, officials said.

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Dbanj celebrates wife’s birthday

 Musician, singer, songwriter, rapper, entrepreneur and television personality Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo also known as Dbanj has celebrated his wife, Lineo, who marks her birthday on Tuesday.

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Fani-Kayode carpets Toyin Lawani’s ‘nun’ outfit

 Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has expressed displeasure over what he described as the “distasteful, tactless and provocative” nun outfit of fashion stylist and entrepreneur, Toyin Lawani.

The Nation

Buhari approves appointment of new Permanent Secretaries

 President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the commencement of process for the appointment of new Permanent Secretaries in the Federal Civil Service.

The Nation

Gunmen kill Catholic priest in Benue


Gunmen have killed a Catholic priest Rev. Moses Ngugban in Agu village, Mbatyula/ Mbelev council ward, Katsina/Ala local government area in Benue.

The Nation

Guard kills colleague after robbing boss in Ondo

A security guard working at S.A. Filling Station in Ondo town, Abiodun Osuntimehin has been arrested for the killing of his colleague during a robbery operation at the filling station.

The Nation

‘I killed my mother because Pastor said she is a witch’

A 30-year-old woman, Blessing Jimoh, has been arrested by men of the Ondo State Police Command for allegedly killing her mother, Ijeoma Odo.

The Nation

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Buhari's Govt Declares Public Holidays for Nigerians .

 Friday, April 2 and Monday, April 4, have both been declared as public holidays for Nigerians . The announcement was made by the ministry of interior in a tweet on Tuesday, March 30 . The ministry said the holidays are meant to mark the Christian Easter celebration 

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Actor Enyinna Nwigwe 'Tricks' Female Fans with Photos of His Fictitious Military Wedding .

Enyinna Nwigwe shared a wedding photo of himself dressed in military regalia, with his bride . The photo was taken from a movie in which he played a soldier . His caption left many of his female admirers worried about the actor being officially off the market . 

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Oyakhilome slams pastors endorsing COVID-19 vaccine .

Pastors have been blasted for encouraging their members to go for the COVID-19 vaccine - According to Chris Oyakhilome, those going for the jab have no faith . The celebrity cleric insisted that God has made pastors healers and as such should not make such recommendations .

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33-Year-Old Photo of Young Barack Obama Gifting His Grandmother a Dress Goes Viral, Melts Hearts.

A Photo that caught a priceless moment that played out between former United States President Barack Obama and his grandmother has got many emotional on social media.

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Nike Sues Lil Nas X, MSCHF Over 'Satan Shoes' with Human Blood .

Nike is reportedly suing Lil Nas X after he and a streetwear company dropped 'Satan Shoes' recently 

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Denrele Edun Showcasing Eccentric Sense of Style .

The TV host has an unusual fashion sense which he rocks with pride and despite the frequent backlash and controversial statements, Denrele's style has come to stay. 

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MTN Nigeria CEO, Karl Toriola, Acquires more Shares in Company with N108.22m .


 The Chief Executive Director of MTN Nigeria, Karl Toriola, has increased his stake in the telecommunications company by purchasing more shares. The y'ello boss acquired the shares in twelve tranches.

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Grandma Celebrates 105 Years with Adorable Photos, Her Young Look Surprises Many .

 A 105-year-old grandma surprised the social media community with her young look as she recently celebrated her birthday.

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Pictures of Davido Passionately Kissing Pretty Model Mya Yafai Surfaces Online .

 Over the past few weeks, there have been speculations about the strained relationship between Nigerian music star, David Adeleke aka Davido, and the mother of his first son, Chioma Rowland.

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President Buhari departs Nigeria for medical check-up in UK .

 President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday afternoon, March 30, departed Abuja for his routine medical check-up in London, United Kingdom. 

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Tension as Police Arrest 16 IPOB Members with Guns, Bombs .



 Some suspected members of IPOB terrorising the southeastern part of Nigeria have been arrested by the police .

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Crossdresser James Brown Takes Social Media by Storm as He Drops New Song .

 Controversial crossdresser, James Brown, is determined to spread his tentacles in the Nigerian entertainment industry.

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Tinubu falls at the 11th Arewa House Lectures in Kaduna in Viral Video, Nigerians .

 A video showing the moment Bola Ahmed Tinubu slumped has sparked huge reactions among Nigerians . The accidental fall happened at the 11th annual Arewa House lectures series that held today in Kaduna . Many dismissed the incident as an accident that could happen to anyone, others thought it put question marks on his rumored 2023 presidential ambition .

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Getting His Coins: Rivers Governor Gifts Burna Boy Land, Money to Build, Other Artistes Get N10M Each .

 Nigerian singer Damini Ogulu landed in Port-Harcourt on Saturday, March 27, for a homecoming event to celebrate his recent win at the Grammys.

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Photos, Videos as Singer Harrysong Ties the Knot with His Boo .

 Music star Harrysong is finally committing to one woman for the rest of his life . The husband-to-be happily shared a video on his page as he ties the knot with his lover . Fans and colleagues in the industry have showered congratulatory messages on him .

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Singer Bella Shmurda Loses His 'Cool' as Wizkid Gives Him over N800k in Dollars .

 Bella Shmurda seems to be having a great time with Wizkid in Ghana . The Rush crooner shared a video on his Snapchat showing the cash gift he got from Wizkid . An excited Bella Shmurda couldn’t stop hailing the singer for his be benevolence .

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Singer Waje's Daughter Spotted with Wizkid in Cute Throwback Photo as She Clocks New Age .

 Music star Waje has celebrated her daughter, Emerald, on her birthday . The doting mum shared videos of her child on Instagram as she wished her a happy celebration . The celebrant also shared a throwback photo on her page in which she was spotted with Wizkid .

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Gernot Rohr Sends Big Message to Nigerians After Super Eagles' Win Over Benin as They Qualify for 2022 AFCON .

 Rohr who is the coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria has expressed happiness for his side's win over Benin Republic in the 2022 African Cup of Nations qualifiers played on Saturday, March 27.

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Nigerian Woman Makes Beautiful Bags, Clothes, Shoes From Nylon Wastes, Photos Spark Reactions .

 Entrepreneurial and creative talents have never been lacking in Nigeria . A Nigerian lady has impressed social media users with bags, clothes and other things she made after recycling pure water nylon wastes . Many marvelled at the beautiful creations that came off the nylon wastes and hailed the woman .

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After Man Asked Former Boss to Pay him his Last N348k($915) Salary, he Gets Oil Stained Coins of Same Amount.

 A man, Andreas Flaten, living in Georgia, US, got the most surprising moment of his life months after he went to his boss to ask for his last salary. People reports that Andrea was taken aback when he got the same amount, $915 (N348,615), in pennies that have been stained in oil. 

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San Diego rapper Martell ‘OG YD’ Dean fatally shot while driving

 According to reports, a suspect in the shooting has not yet been identified San Diego rapper Martell “OG YD” Dean was fatally shot while driving on the freeway on Saturday

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Jane Fonda appears in Harper’s Bazaar's April issue with brand new look

Jane Fonda is gracing the cover of Harper's Bazar's.April 2021 issue The award-winning actress was photographed by Mario Sorrenti wearing a dazzling black Ralph Lauren Collection sequin dress and silver-toned sleek short haircut and bangs.

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Do COVID vaccines work against the new coronavirus variants? Here’s what the data says

 As millions of Americans get vaccinated against COVID-19 each day, scientists are on a vigorous hunt to tackle several moving targets — at least five coronavirus variants of concern in the U.S. — that may be able to evade the shots’ defenses.

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S.Africa mall manager suspended for barring shopper in traditional wear

 The manager of a South African mall was suspended Thursday for asking a shopper in traditional ethnic dress to leave a store, saying the attire was "not decent".

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