Friday, 9 December 2022

Ex-Reps Member, Greg Egu Appointed DG Imo PDP Presidential Campaign Council


A Former member of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Gregory Egu, has been appointed Director-General of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) Presidential Campaign Council in Imo state.

Egu emerged unopposed as stakeholders in the state were unanimous in their support for him to take the position. The seasoned politician and several other members of the council were inaugurated on Thursday morning at an elaborate ceremony in Owerri.

Shortly after, he inspected the official campaign office of the Party’s Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar.

NAFDAC raids Kaduna market, seizes unregistered, expired tomato paste worth over N2m

 The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), on Thursday, raided the Sheik Gumi Market in Kaduna, where they seized unregistered and expired tomato paste worth over N2 million.

NAN reports that the seizure was made from 16 shops in the market, where 75 cartons of expired and unregistered tomato paste of various brands were seized.

The Deputy Director, Investigation and Enforcement Directorate of NAFDAC, Kaduna Office, Tamanuwa Andrew, said the raid was in line with the ban on the importation of tomato paste by the Federal Government in 2019.

We Were Forced To Implicate Saraki - Offa Robbery Suspect


witness, Shamsudeen Bada, on Thursday narrated at the Kwara State High Court in Ilorin how men of the Intelligence Response Team of the Inspector General of Police led by suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyaritortured him to implicate former President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, in the April 5, 2018 Offa robbery.

Led in evidence by the defence counsel, Mathias Emeribe, Bada who is a former Vice Chairman of Irepodun Local Government area of Kwara State, recounted his experience to the court at the resumed trial of the suspects in the robbery at the Kwara State High Court.

Thursday, 8 December 2022

Actor, Alex Ekubo warns Regina Askia to take down post about D’banj’s arrest, she reacts (screenshot)

 Veteran Nollywood actress, Regina Askia has shared the conversation she had with her colleague, Alex Ekubo, over singer D’banj’s alleged arrest.

Recall that on Wednesday, December 7,  the popular singer was reportedly arrested and detained by the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) over alleged fraud.

Netnaija - Movies - Undercover Holiday (2022)

 He's the kind of bodyguard you take home to your home.

When returning home for the holidays, newly minted pop star Jaylen tells her protective family that Matt is her new beau, when in reality, he's her overzealous security guard.

Undercover Holiday (2022)

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Release Date: Dec 4, 2022 (Canada)

Stars: Noemi Gonzalez, Stephen Huszar, Mishka Thébaud, Ann Pirvu

Davido To Perform For The First Time After Tragic Passing Of Son Ifeanyi


Davido is set to return to the stage to grace the closing ceremony Davido Perform at The World Cup Qatar closing ceremony. Recall that Davido has not been in the public eye since the demise of his 1st son, Ifeanyi. The “electricity” crooner pushed back his A.W.A.Y concert that was meant to hold this year to the year 2023. The singer was first seen a couple of weeks ago when he came out in support of his uncle, Ademola Adeleke during his inauguration ceremony. Davido To Perform at The World Cup Qatar closing ceremony

Davido was also spotted at a recent event where he was seen covering his drink with a white handkerchief. A move that suggested major trust issues. However, Hong Kong businessman, Stephen Hung has confirmed the news of his performance and shared it in excitement via his official Instagram page.

2023: It’s like secondary school inter-house sport – Adeyanju mocks Peter Obi’s rally in Taraba


An activist and former aide to Goodluck Jonathan, Deji Adeyanju said the Labour Party presidential rally of Peter Obi in Taraba on Wednesday looked like a secondary school inter-house sports competition.

Adeyanju stated this on his verified Facebook page on Thursday.

He added that Nigerians joke too much.

He posted: “The Obi rally in Taraba yesterday looked like an Inter-House sport competition in a secondary school. We joke too much in this country”.

Luis Enrique Quits As Spain Manager (photos)

 The RFEF would like to thank Luis Enrique and his entire coaching staff at the helm of the absolute national team in recent years.

The sports management of the RFEF has transferred to the president a report in which it is determined that a new project should start for the Spanish Soccer Team, with the aim of continuing with the growth achieved in recent years thanks to the work carried out by Luis Enrique and their collaborators. Both the president, Luis Rubiales , and the sports director, José Francisco Molina , have transmitted the decision to the coach.

The Asturian coach managed to give a new impetus to the national team since his arrival, in 2018, through a profound renovation that has consolidated a generational change in the team and in Spanish football.

Wednesday, 7 December 2022

EFCC arraigns ex-Union Bank staff, 2 others over alleged N1.4bn fraud in Lagos

 The Lagos Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, arraigned a former employee of Union Bank PLC, Abdulmalik Salau, alongside Ismaila Yousuf Atumeyi and Ngene Joshua Dominic before Justice Tjinani G. Ringim of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos.

According to a statement by the EFCC’s spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, on Monday, the suspects were arraigned on an 18-count charge bordering on an alleged cybercrime and money laundering to the tune of N1, 403, 343, 400.00.

One of the counts reads: “That you, Abdulmalik Salau, between August and October, within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court, without lawful authority, directly caused modification of data held in the network of Union Bank Plc leading to the fraudulent transfer of the total sum of N1, 403, 343, 400.00( One Billion, Four Hundred and Three Million, Three Hundred and Forty-three Thousand, Four  Hundred Naira, ) to the account of FAV Oil and Gas Limited and you thereby committed an offence contrary to and punishable under Section 16(1) of Cybercrimes( Prohibition, Prevention, etc.) Act, 2015.”

Saturday, 3 December 2022

Netnaija - Movies - Darby and the Dead (2022)

 Ghosted but not gone.

After Darby Harper suffered a near-death experience as a child, she gained the ability to see ghosts. To combat the existential boredom of high school, she runs a side business counseling local spirits in her spare time. When an unexpected occurrence happens between Darby and Capri, the most popular girl at her high school, Darby reluctantly agrees to help her and in the process learns how to fit in with the living world again.

Darby and the Dead (2022) // Darby Harper Wants You to Know

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror

EPL: Piers Morgan reveals text message Ronaldo sent him minutes after leaving Man Utd


British broadcaster, Piers Morgan, has revealed he and Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo exchanged text messages minutes after the forward’s Manchester United exit was confirmed last month.

Morgan and Ronaldo recently combined for one of football’s most explosive interviews as the five-time Ballon d’Or winner lashed out at the Red Devils.

Ronaldo’s incredible attack left his position untenable, and the club mutually decided to terminate his contract.

“E-Money and I are too disciplined to fight over woman” – Singer, Kcee speaks about the long lasting relationship with his brother.


Popular Nigerian singer and songwriter, Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwo, better known as Kcee, has opened up on why his bond with his brother, E-Money still remains strong.

The singer said that he and E-Money always support one another when speaking about the relationship between him and his brother in an interview with The Nation.

Baba Hakeem Ahmed Reacts Over Fani-Kayode's Comment On Datti


Following an earlier report that was made about APC Spokesperson, Femi Fani Kayode's outbust on the Vice Presidential candidate of the Labour Party, the spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum, Baba Hakeem Ahmed reacts.

In a vile tweet made a couple of hours ago, the APC Presidential candidate Spokesperson called Datti Ahmed the LP Vice Presidential candidate a son of a cow lover and also a refugee that would soon be chained and deported out of Nigeria.

The tweet which has amassed thousands of engagements has sparked outrage on the microblogging app, with many asking the Bola Tinubu's man why he descended so low in an election that a peace pact was signed by all the Presidential Candidates for 2023 polls.

The Northern Elders Forum Spokesman, Baba Ahmed in reacting to the tweet, described FFK as someone that is marketing a candidate with a discredited character, and as someone who it would be an insult to insult him.

Qatar 2022: Suarez slams FIFA, referees for not awarding Uruguay two penalties against Ghana


Uruguay captain, Luis Suarez, has hit out at FIFA and the officials at the Al Janoub Stadium for refusing to award his team a penalty against Ghana during both sides’ World Cup final group game contest on Friday.

Suarez also claimed that he tried to greet his wife and children at the Al Janoub Stadium but was denied by FIFA.

Recall that Uruguay forwards, Darwin Nunez and Edinson Cavani, appealed for spot-kicks in the second half of their World Cup tie against Ghana as the South American giants defeated the Black Stars 2-0.

Netnaija - Movies - Your Christmas Or Mine? (2022)

 Students Hayley and James are young and in love. After saying goodbye for Christmas at a London train station, they both make the same mad split-second decision to swap trains and surprise each other. Passing each other in the station, they are completely unaware that they have just swapped Christmases.

Your Christmas Or Mine? (2022)

Genre: Comedy

Release Date: Dec 2, 2022 (United Kingdom)

Stars: Asa Butterfield, Cora Kirk, Angela Griffin, Daniel Mays

Aerial Footage Of Experience In Lagos Last Night (Photos )


“You can’t run away from your past, stay out of crime” – Boxer Anthony Joshua advices youths.

 Professional British-Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua has taken to social media to advise youths to shun a life of crime because it ends up catching up with them in the future.

The professional boxer shared a video on snapchat to explain how his past criminal record keeps coming back to haunt him now even though he has turned his life around.

Brazil's Gabriel Jesus Is Out Of The Rest Of The World Cup Due To Injury


Arsenal’s Gabriel Jesus out of World Cup due to knee injury.

The Arsenal striker suffered an injury to his right knee during the defeat against Cameroon on Friday. Further scans have now shown he will not be able to play for the rest of the tournament.

Jesus, 25, has struggled with problems in that area during games for Arsenal, but managed to make the tournament in Qatar.

A statement from the Brazilian FA read: “As announced by the Brazilian FA after the game against Cameroon, players Alex Telles and Gabriel Jesus underwent tests on Saturday morning. Accompanied by the Brazilian National Team doctor, Rodrigo Lasmar, they underwent an MRI on the right knee that confirmed the injuries and the impossibility of recovery in time to participate in the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.

Breaking: 2023: Peter Obi releases 62-page campaign manifesto

 Ahead of the forthcoming 2023 presidential election, the Labour Party, LP, candidate, Peter Obi, has finally released his long-awaited 62-page campaign manifesto.

The manifesto titled, “Our Pact with Nigerians: Creating a New Nigeria“, unveiled Obi’s proposed plans to lead Nigeria if elected as president.

DAILY POST learnt this on Saturday from Labour Party Secretariat in Abuja.

Page 18 of the document itemized his economic plan founded on a shift from consumption to production by running a production-centred economy that is driven by an agrarian revolution and export-oriented industrialization.

Netnaija - Movies - A Wonderful Time of the Year (2022)

 The Marsh family's getting together for their first Christmas Eve after three years of pandemic lockdown.

A Wonderful Time of the Year (2022)

Genre: Comedy, Family

Release Date: Dec 1, 2022 (United States)

Stars: Kelly Kruger, Brendan Penny, Tom Arnold, Lisa Hartman

Source: A.Wonderful.Time.of.the.Year.2022.1080p.WEB.H264-DiMEPiECE

Afegbua Hails PDP G-5, Says Atiku Should Rise Above Petty Politics


Prince Kassim Afegbua, a former Commissioner for Information in Edo state has hailed the the five governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP G-5) saying they are the true conscience of the party and their demands for an equitable system is commendable.

Also known as the 'Integrity Governors' the G-5 which comprises of Nyesom Wike (Rivers); Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Samuel Ortom (Benue), Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia), and Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu), are demanding the replacement of the party’s National Chairman, Iyorchia Ayu with a southerner.

“I’m a fuji artist but I’m just making my own more presentable to everybody” – Asake


Popular Nigerian singer, Ahmed Ololade professionally known as Asake, has revealed that his sound is influenced by the Fuji genre.

In an interview with NATIVE magazine, Asake discussed the distinctiveness of his music. He claimed that despite being a fuji musician, he makes his music “presentable to everyone.”

What To Expect As Adams Oshiomhole Receives Rivers State Highest Honors Today


What To Expect As Adams Oshiomhole Receives Rivers State Highest Honors Today 

As is well known, Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike will today bestow the Rivers State Government's highest honor, the Grand Service Star of Rivers State, on former Edo State Governor Adams Aliyu Oshiomhole in recognition of his outstanding commitment and contributions to the advancement of national cohesion, equity, and justice, as well as his invaluable support to the Rivers State government and its people.

As usual, Port Harcourt will be buzzing with activity as Wike is expected to give his host a befitting and honorable reception. Here are four things to look out for when the Deputy DG of the APC presidential campaign council storms Rivers State.

England’s Harry Maguire names Ronaldo in his dream five-a-side team


Manchester United captain, Harry Maguire, has named former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo in his dream five-a-side team.

Maguire also included England captain, Harry Kane, in the team to partner Ronaldo in the attack.

The England defender named the likes of Manchester City’s John Stones and West Ham’s Declan Rice in the team.

When asked about his ultimate five-a-side team, Maguire told England’s YouTube channel: ‘Stonesy [John Stones] at the back.

Notorious Terrorist Bello Turji To Military: Why Have You Not Killed Me?


You’re just provoking me, not ready to end banditry

•Air raid may compel us to break peace pact with Zamfara residents

Bello Turji Kachalla, popularly known as Turji, a notorious terrorist and bandit leader operating in northern Nigeria, particularly Zamfara, Sokoto and Niger states has said the Nigerian government was not interested in ending banditry because some of its officials benefit from it.

Netnaija - Movies - Warriors of Future (2022) [Chinese]

 When a meteor carrying a destructive plant strikes the world, a suicide squad is given hours to save their post-apocalyptic city from total collapse.

Warriors of Future (2022) // Ming yat zin gei

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Release Date: Aug 25, 2022 (Hong Kong)

Stars: Louis Koo, Lau Ching-wan, Carina Lau

Source: Warriors.of.Future.2022.CHINESE.1080p.NF.WEBRip.DDP5.1.x264-SMURF

Snapshot Of Revised Labour Party Presidential Campaigh Time Table

Japa: Rev Esther Ajayi Advises Nigerian Couples Against Relocating Abroad


Reverend Esther Ajayi has asked married people who wants to relocate abroad to be sure their marriage can survive the test of time abroad considering the societal values, pressure and culture.

She advised people to consider it well.and make sure they are certain of the move before they make it.

She also mentioned that people with N500,000 naira in their account are better than a lot of people abroad.

Okupe remains DG Presidential Campaign Council till after election – Labour Party

 The Presidential Campaign Council for the Labour Party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said that any attack on Doyin Okupe as the campaign council’s Director-General is an attack on the party’s flagbearer.

DAILY POST recalls that Doyin Okupe was sacked alongside 10 others for alleged non-financial membership status, high-handedness and financial recklessness by the Ogun State Chapter of the party on Thursday.

Reacting to the sack of Doyin Okupe in Kaduna, Saturday, Dr Yunusa Tanko, spokesperson for the Presidential Campaign Council, while calling on party loyalists to disregard attempts to cause a crisis in the party by some sponsored elements, noted that

Netnaija - Movies - Christmas with the Campbells (2022)


They're all on the naughty list.

When Jesse is dumped right before the holidays by her boyfriend, Shawn, his parents convince her to still spend Christmas with them, and Shawn's handsome cousin, while Shawn is away.

Christmas with the Campbells (2022)

Genre: Comedy, Romance

Release Date: Dec 2, 2022 (United States)

Stars: Brittany Snow, Justin Long, Alex Moffat, Julia Duffy

Obi Dey Go Program Wey Dem No Invite Am -Comedian Apkororo At 'The Experience'


He started off by warning the organiser to respect their ministry then. From 0:32 sec of the clip.

He said:
"Thank God say im don go. If to say he dey here i for tell am. Please help me tell am if you know am.

I notice he do go to programs back to back now even when dey no invite am. Him (Peter obi) dey always go program wey dem no invite am"

Tinubu’s Public Blunders Are Minor Issues, Don’t Amplify Them – APC Campaign


In a trending video, the former Lagos governor was not able to correct himself as he proceeded to mention “APC” instead of PVC.

The All Progressives Congress presidential campaign council has said that the gaffes and blunders by its candidate, Bola Tinubu, are minor issues and should not be amplified.

The APC council noted that it showed “the lack of seriousness” for some Nigerians to pick on the blunders and make them topical issues.

The APC campaign council Director of Media and Publicity, Bayo Onanuga, stated this in an interview with PUNCH, while noting that opposition candidates made same errors.

2023: Otegbeye, others dump ADC, join APC

 Dr. Leke Otegbeye, a scion of the Otegbeye’s family in Ilaro, Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun State and son of the legendary politician, Dr. Tunji Otegbeye, has joined the All Progressives Congress (APC).

The former gubernatorial aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), said he joined the APC and will lead campaign for Prince Dapo Abiodun’s reelection because he was convinced that if his father was alive “he would be in the progressives fold”.

Sanwo-Olu Flagoffs Campaign At The Mobolaji Johnson Arena Onika


Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwoolu arrival at the Lagos State APC Gubernatorial Campaign FlagOff at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena (Onikan Stadium) Lagos.

Netnaija - Movies - Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (2022)

 On a cold Christmas Eve, selfish miser Ebenezer Scrooge has one night left to face his past - and change the future - before time runs out.

Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (2022)

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical

Release Date: Dec 2, 2022 (United Kingdom)

Stars: Luke Evans, Olivia Colman, Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn

Source: Scrooge.A.Christmas.Carol.2022.1080p.NF.WEBRip.DDP5.1.x264-SMURF

Lady surprises her mother with a house 9 years after her stepbrother chased them out of her father’s house (video)


A young Nigerian lady has put a huge smile on her mother’s face as she surprises her with a house gift.

She took to TikTok to share videos of the heartwarming moment she presented the house to her mother, and it has melted hearts.

“Broke Boys!!!…”- Wizkid Finally Replies Nigerian Rappers Dragging Him Over ‘Rap Is Dead’ Comment


Wizkid is choosing verbal ‘Vawulence’ over and over again.

The music star has been trending after he revealed in an interview that he doesn’t listen to Rap Music.

“I don’t listen to Rap- that shit is boring to me. It’s dead now, it’s tired. These guys do the same shit, flows and rap on the same beats”.

Wizkid’s comment did not sit well with Nigerian rappers, who took to Twitter and Instagram to drag him for saying Rap is dead and boring. Oladips even made a video on Tik Tok dissing Wizkid.

Reacting to comments and diss from his colleagues, Wizkid hopped on Snapchat to drag them again. He called all Nigerian rappers ‘Broke Boys’ and laughed at them for assuming he was referring to them when he talked about rappers.

Cross River chieftains, community raise alarm over influx of strangers, armed militias


Traditional leaders of Akpet nation in the Biase LGA of Cross River State have raised alarm over the continual influx of strange and armed persons in different groups.

They said the militias have massively invaded and commandeered hectares of their lands without any recourse to the local government, state authorities or themselves.

The clan head of the Akpet nation, HRH Atte Obhort Sunday Evong disclosed this in his palace in Akpet, the capital of Biase LGA when he inaugurated a 21-man committee against illegal mining and the influx of unidentified people in his palace weekend.

Appeal Court Affirms Oyetola, Running Mate As APC Candidates


The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has on Friday affirmed Gboyega Oyetola and his running mate, Benedict Alabi, as the authentic candidates of the All Progressives Congress in the July 16, 2022 governorship election in Osun State.

The appeal with no: CA/ABJ/CV/1099/2022 was between Adegboyega Oyetola & Anor v PDP & Ors.

[B]The Appeal Court held that the outcome of a governorship primary was a collective decision of a party, through its congress, that could not be rendered illegal by constitutional challenge or deformity of any officer of the party.[/B]

Netnaija - Movies - Lady Chatterley's Lover (2022)


Lady Chatterley, a woman born into a life of wealth and privilege, finds herself married to a man that she eventually falls out of love with. She engages in a torrid affair with a gamekeeper on their English estate, discovering more desire and intimacy than she thought possible. When she realizes that she has fallen heart and soul, she breaks all traditions of the day and seeks happiness with the man she loves.

Lady Chatterley's Lover (2022)

Genre: Drama, Romance, History

Release Date: Dec 2, 2022 (United Kingdom)

Stars: Emma Corrin, Jack O'Connell, Matthew Duckett, Joely Richardson