News

Qatar to withdraw from OPEC as of Jan 2019 57 years later

December 3, 2018 Blessing

Qatar has announced that it will leave OPEC, the oil cartel on January 1 after nearly 60 years of membership. The country’s state oil company, Qatar Petroleum, made the announcement in a series of tweets. “The withdrawal decision reflects Qatar’s desire to focus its efforts on plans to develop and {Read More..}

News

Spongebob Squarepants’ Creator Dies At 57

November 28, 2018 Blessing

News has it that, ‘Spongebob Squarepants’ creator, Stephen Hillenburg, has died at the age of 57, Nickelodeon confirms. He reportedly died on Monday (November 26) after a battle with ALS. Nickelodeon released a statement to confirm his death, saying: We are incredibly saddened by the news that Steve Hillenburg has passed away {Read More..}

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South Africa increases its minimum wage to N126,480

November 27, 2018 Blessing

As the Federal government continues to debate whether or not to increase the miniumum wage from N18, 000 to N30, 000, the South African government has gone ahead to increase that of it’s civil servants from N97, 495 to N126,480 per month. South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, who signed the {Read More..}

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Governor Ganduje Donates N10m To EFCC, ICPC Anti-Corruption Event

November 27, 2018 Blessing

The Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje,who has a Bribery allegation hanging on his neck has donated N10 million to the organizers of the National Anti-Corruption Marathon. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Crimes, ICPC, Athletic Federation of Nigeria, AFN and other stakeholders organized {Read More..}

Celebrity News

Award winning Poet Ikeogu Oke passes at 51

November 26, 2018 Blessing

The Cable reports that the poet passed on Saturday in Abuja where he was receiving treatment for an undisclosed ailment. Oke was a celebrated Nigerian poet during his life, winning the NLNG Prize for Literature in 2017 for his collection of poems “The Heresiad.” His poems have been published in journals {Read More..}

Historic Events

Winners At The 2018 AFRIMA

November 26, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Latest in Nigerian News   Nigerian singer, Davido emerged the biggest winner at the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) 2018 which held in Accra, Ghana. The prestigious awards which are in its fifth edition went down on Saturday at the Accra International Conference Centre Ghana with a host of stars {Read More..}

Crime

Lady bites the penis of a man that tried to rape her

November 22, 2018 Blessing

A man has been declared wanted by the U.S police, for attempting to rape a lady after knocking her out twice and sexually assaulting her in a Queens apartment. Nickoloas Samaroo, 21, allegedly punched and kicked the 39-year-old female victim, repeatedly in a 101st Avenue apartment early in the morning {Read More..}

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DStv Subscribers demand pay-as-you-view system of payment

November 19, 2018 Blessing

Digital Satellite Television service subscribers in Nigeria are grumbling over the continued payment for services not rendered by MultiChoice, the major distance-to-home service provider in Nigeria. In separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Monday, DStv subscribers pleaded with the Federal Government to enact a {Read More..}